Seth Lugo and Rene Rivera Secure A Rubber Match Win Against The Marlins

It was mission accomplished in Miami as the Mets took the rubber match against the Marlins heading into a three game series against the hapless Phillies at Citi Field. Securing back-to-back victories may not be something to write home about, but it shows much improvement in a pitching rotation that… Read more“Seth Lugo and Rene Rivera Secure A Rubber Match Win Against The Marlins”

Rafael Montero Has A deGrom-like Day Against The Giants, Mets Sweep San Francisco

As the 50th anniversary of the Summer Of Love swirled through the streets of San Francisco, the Giants were snubbed in a three-game sweep by a Mets team that’s been dealing with a heap of heartbreak of their own. Mets starter Rafael Montero had a lot of lady luck in… Read more“Rafael Montero Has A deGrom-like Day Against The Giants, Mets Sweep San Francisco”

Another Bad Day In The Desert For The Mets

The Mets woes continued out west with a 5-4 loss against the Diamondbacks on another night when they drew first blood but couldn’t hold the lead. Tommy Milone’s second start for NY left much to be desired as the newly acquired lefthander yielded five runs on six hits in five… Read more“Another Bad Day In The Desert For The Mets”

Mets Get Back To .500 Behind Zack Wheeler’s Giant Win Over San Francisco

With a contrite blue hooded Matt Harvey back in the dugout, the Mets got back to .500 beating the beleaguered San Francisco Giants 6-1 behind a Zack Wheeler beauty. Jeff Samardzija got jacked for four runs in the first en route to a 0-5 start of the season. Then in… Read more“Mets Get Back To .500 Behind Zack Wheeler’s Giant Win Over San Francisco”

Neil Walker’s Walk-Off Gets The Mets One Game From .500 With 4-3 Win Over The Giants

On the heels of the messy Matt Harvey brouhaha, the Mets rebounded with a walk-off 4-3 win over the Giants team that took them down in the National League Wild Card game last season. Streaky second baseman Neil Walker bookended NY’s first and final runs by stroking a ground rule… Read more“Neil Walker’s Walk-Off Gets The Mets One Game From .500 With 4-3 Win Over The Giants”

Matt Harvey’s Suspension Puts The Mets In A Bind As They Are Shut Out By The Marlins 7-0

The saga of the long-suffering Mets hit an all time low on Sunday as another casualty of the team’s war with themselves continued. Matt Harvey was slapped with a three-day suspension sans pay, and General Manager Sandy Alderson’s ten-second press conference provided nebulous news, only the fact that Harvey violated… Read more“Matt Harvey’s Suspension Puts The Mets In A Bind As They Are Shut Out By The Marlins 7-0”

Montero’s Rocky Start Has A Happy Ending In Mets Come From Behind Win Over Miami Marlins

Rafael Montero’s rocky start against the Miami Marlins morphed into a happy ending as the Mets battled back from a six-run deficit to beat Don Mattingly’s school of fish 8-7. After returning from a rainy night in Georgia, in which their postponed 3-1 lead led to nowhere, DL designated Noah… Read more“Montero’s Rocky Start Has A Happy Ending In Mets Come From Behind Win Over Miami Marlins”

The Mets Have A Sweet 16-5 Party Against the Braves, Reyes Has a Game High 5 RBIs

It may not have been Jacob deGrom’s finest moment on the mound, but it was good enough to get a win against his former teammate, Braves newly crowned elder statesman, Bartolo Colon. The Mets bats crushed Colon for five-runs in three innings off a series of faulty sinkers, a far… Read more“The Mets Have A Sweet 16-5 Party Against the Braves, Reyes Has a Game High 5 RBIs”

Syndergaard Sizzles In The Dessert – Mets Beat Diamondbacks 7-5

Monday night Bartolo Colon was bitten badly by the Diamondbacks, but Tuesday, Noah Syndergaard got redemption, as the Mets defeated Arizona 7-5 in the dry dessert heat. After a 9-0 loss to Arizona last week, Syndergaard rebounded with 5 2/3 innings of 4 runs, 2 earned, seven hits, 8 strikeouts… Read more“Syndergaard Sizzles In The Dessert – Mets Beat Diamondbacks 7-5”

Familia Flirts With Fire In Securing His 49th Regular Season Save

Jeurys Familia escaped a bases loaded no out jam in the bottom of the 9th giving the Mets a magical 2-1 win over the Cubs at Wrigley Field. Protecting a precarious one run lead, Familia was imperfect in his quest to remain perfect, walking the first two batters he faced…. Read more“Familia Flirts With Fire In Securing His 49th Regular Season Save”