Tommy Milone Gets Rocked. Angels Maul Mets To Avoid A Sweep

After taking the first two games of the series, the Mets quickly reverted back to the business of losing as Mike Trout and company routed NY for a dozen runs, eight of which knocked starter Tommy Milone off the mound in the second. Sunday at Citi Field the Angels literally… Read more“Tommy Milone Gets Rocked. Angels Maul Mets To Avoid A Sweep”

The Mets Let A Sweep Over The Giants Slip By In The Ninth

The Mets got a taste of their own come from behind medicine when a botched double play put a damper on starter Tommy Milone’s stunning Citi Field debut. Picked up on waivers from the Milwaukee Brewers, Milone (1-0, 6.43 ERA) made quite a statement, pitching 5 plus-innings of two run… Read more“The Mets Let A Sweep Over The Giants Slip By In The Ninth”

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 Dark Knight Rises In His Return To The Mound

The Dark Knight rose to the occasion with 6 2/3 innings of 2 run ball giving the Mets another solid outing on the heels of Jacob deGrom’s masterful no decision Wednesday night. Aside from surrendering two solo home runs off the torrid bat of Matt Kemp, Matt Harvey kept the… Read more“The Dark Knight Rises In His Return To The Mound”

Montero Shuts Out The Marlins For 5, Cespedes Gets A Walk Off HR In The 10th To Take First Game Of The Series

Yoenis Cespedes set Citi Field on fire with a walk off homerun in the bottom of the 10th to bring the Mets even with the slumping Marlins. Returning to the line-up after missing Sunday’s painful loss, Cespedes and his questionable quad gave the Mets a much needed 2-1 win, proving… Read more“Montero Shuts Out The Marlins For 5, Cespedes Gets A Walk Off HR In The 10th To Take First Game Of The Series”

Niese’s Early Exit Gives Rookie Robert Gsellman A Dream Debut

Another dubious decision by manager Terry Collins could have caused damaging results, but the Mets were saved by a couple of pitching prospects who performed gracefully under pressure. In a must win series opener against the Cardinals, starter Jon Niese lasted a third of an inning as his faulty knee… Read more“Niese’s Early Exit Gives Rookie Robert Gsellman A Dream Debut”

Mets Beat Giants 9-5 With Long Balls And A Beauty By Bartolo Colon

The Mets recovered from their blown 4 run lead last night with a strong dose of elder statesman, Bartolo Colon, who’s become the biggest asset of their starting rotation. In six innings of play, he surrendered 2 runs on 6 hits, striking out 5 to record his 11th win of… Read more“Mets Beat Giants 9-5 With Long Balls And A Beauty By Bartolo Colon”

Mets Win Consecutive Games Behind Matz’s No Hit Bid Into The Eighth

Native New Yorker Steven Matz took a no-no into the 8th and for the first time in over a month the Mets won consecutive games, beating the Padres 5-1 – this time with some added insurance. Matz’s first appearance against the Padres was prolific and his partners in crime finally… Read more“Mets Win Consecutive Games Behind Matz’s No Hit Bid Into The Eighth”

Flores Fires Up Another Pivotal HR, Mets Rally Past Nationals 9-7 In Series Opener

With the dark cloud of Matt Harvey considering season ending surgery, the Mets muscled their way into the record books with a 9-7 slugfest over the nemesis Nats. Relegated to the bench in lieu of Jose Reyes, Wilmer Flores entered the game in the 5th, and launched a first pitch… Read more“Flores Fires Up Another Pivotal HR, Mets Rally Past Nationals 9-7 In Series Opener”

Matt Harvey Finds His Rare Form, Shuts Out White Sox 1-0

The Dark Knight finally saw some light at the end of the tunnel with a two hit 1-0 shutout over the wilting Chicago White Sox. It may not have been the better team from the Windy City, but this victory was shades of vintage Matt Harvey, and for the first… Read more“Matt Harvey Finds His Rare Form, Shuts Out White Sox 1-0”