2 hrs ago
The Washington Post
Roger Federer would skip French Open for birth of child
There was a big controversy a couple of weeks ago when New York Mets pitcher Daniel Murphy chose to miss the first few games of the season to be with his wife for the birth of their first child.
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11 hrs ago
No answers for Diamondbacks current skid
As the most experienced pitcher on the Diamondbacks staff, there was a hope, maybe a faint hope, that Arroyo, with 13 years experience in the major leagues, could find some way to relieve the Diamondbacks of their current misery.
15 hrs ago
Recap: Mets score nine, shut out the Diamondbacks
The Mets shut out the Diamondbacks 9-0 on their way to a .500 record. Jenrry Mejia pitched 5 effective innings before leaving with a blister.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Lucas Duda has four hits as Mets top Diamondbacks
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Community Projection: Jon Niese
Jon Niese is the pitcher version of Daniel Murphy. Both are average-ish, twenty-something Mets lifers who have been around since the Omar days and Mets' last winning season.
Paternity Leave Up To Bat: What Employers Should Know To Avoid Striking Out
Paternity leave is back in the spotlight after New York Mets second baseman, Daniel Murphy , decided to take his contractually guaranteed three days of paternity leave for the birth of his son-a decision which resulted in his absence from two games, including the season opener.
Dose of Venom: Collmenter can't stop bleeding, D-backs extend skid to season high-tying 4 games
School: USC Started with Bonneville Phoenix: September 2012 Favorite Sports Memory: Going to Game 7 of the 2001 World Series Favorite all-time athlete: A.C. Green Favorite sports movies: Field of Dreams, The Scout and Remember the Titans New York Mets' Daniel Murphy shouts and pumps his fist after he scored a run as Arizona Diamondbacks' Miguel ... (more)
Mon Apr 14, 2014
South Florida Sun-Sentinel
Mets 7, Diamondbacks 3
Mets 7, Diamondbacks 3: Lucas Duda went 4-for-5 with two RBIs and visiting New York took the opener of the three-game series against Arizona.
Sound Smart: Four things to know before tonight's Mets-D-Backs game
However, since 2009, the Mets are 5-11 at Chase Field. 3) Juan Lagares has a hit in eight straight games, during which he's batting .313.
Fantasy baseball News & Notes: Is Pedroia still an elite fantasy 2B?
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New York Mets Need To Bounce Back Quickly After Disaster In Anaheim
Following a 13-inning win Saturday night, the New York Mets entered Sunday with a chance to reach the .500 mark for the first time this season with a win over the Los Angeles Angels .
Sun Apr 13, 2014
Angels hit 4 HRs off Colon in 14-2 rout of Mets
Mike Trout, Pujols and Raul Ibanez hit consecutive home runs off Colon in the first inning and the Angels routed the New York Mets 14-2.
David Wright Shows Burning Desire to Win With Ejection
David Wright showed some emotion as well as frustration in his latest game with the New York Mets .
Albany Times Union
Angels lose in 13 to Mets on Recker's HR
Los Angeles Angels' Raul Ibanez watches his three-run home run during the ninth inning of a baseball game against the New York Mets on Saturday, April 12, 2014, in Anaheim, Calif.
4/12 Mets Game Recap: Mets Hold Off Halos on Subs' Big Night, Win in 13th, 7-6
Apr 12, 2014; Anaheim, CA, USA; Los Angeles Angels center fielder Mike Trout is unable to catch a ball hit for a two-RBI single by New York Mets catcher Anthony Recker in the 7th inning during the game at Angel Stadium of Anaheim.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
The Newark Star-Ledger
Mets center fielder Juan Lagares a defensive star but showing improvement as hitter too
Juan Lagares sat across from Daniel Murphy Wednesday night, eye to eye, and discussed his ninth inning at bat that night.
New York Mets: what to do when Chris Young returns
The New York Mets made it a point to address their outfield this offseason. However, it has left them with a somewhat unique problem.
The Winnipeg Free Press
A grand slam for new dads
Last week, Mets second baseman Daniel Murphy took his contractually guaranteed three days of paternity leave so he could be with his wife, Victoria, while she had a C-section, and help out with their newborn baby.
The Newark Star-Ledger
Mets fall to Angels 5-4 as bullpen stretches to its limit
At the beginning of this season, the Mets bullpen was maligned. When Bobby Parnell was lost for the season, it seemed that it would spiral further away.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
The Newark Star-Ledger
MLB: New York Mets at Los Angeles Angels, April 11, 2014
Second baseman Howie Kendrick #47 of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim throws to first to complete a double play after forcing out Daniel Murphy #28 of the New York Mets in the first inning at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on April 11, 2014 in Anaheim, California.