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1 hr ago | Sports Central Articles and Columns

Macho Meatheads

Baseball may be the thinking person's sport, but it still seems often enough that it's populated by people for whom thinking is only slightly less dangerous than trying to sneak one past Mike Trout or taking Felix Hernandez over the fence.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League East, Yu Darvish, Baseball Players, National League Central, Homer Bailey

9 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

New York Mets

The Marlins just went 3-6 on a recent road trip and lost two of three games in Atlanta this weekend.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League East, New York Mets, Baseball Players, Alex Wood, Evan Gattis, Wilmer Flores

Sun Aug 31, 2014

New York Daily News

Mets Insider: More elbow woes for Josh Edgin, Daisuke Matsuzaka

The Mets left Citi Field with plenty of concern about left-handed reliever Josh Edgin and right-handed reliever Daisuke Matsuzaka.

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Related Topix: Sports, Josh Edgin, Baseball Players

Sat Aug 30, 2014

NorthJersey.com

Mets dream of 90-win season over in 7-2 loss to Phillies

The spring training challenge by general manager Sandy Alderson, which he said was to change the mind-set in Flushing, is now just a symbol of yet another lost season.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League East, Baseball Players

Newsday

Mets' quest for 90 wins is over

David Wright of the Mets is tagged out by Chase Utley of the Philadelphia Phillies during a fourth-inning rundown at Citi Field on Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League East, Baseball Players, Chase Utley, Domonic Brown, Justin De Fratus, Wilmer Flores

The Good Phight

Cooperation makes it happen: Phillies 7, Mets 2

Jerome Williams had another nice start, continuing to giving the Phillies more than they had any right to expect from him.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Justin De Fratus, Chase Utley, Ryan Howard, Matt den Dekker, Jimmy Rollins

New York Daily News

Madden: Derek Jeter, David Wright not delivering from prime batting order spots

August has been the unkindest month for Jeter and Wright, both of whom are finding just hitting the ball hard, for extra bases, to be a yeoman's task.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Derek Jeter, Lucas Duda, Juan Lagares, Travis D'Arnaud

Fri Aug 29, 2014

New York Post

Mets call up Herrera from Double-A for shot at second base

After finishing his game for the Double-A Binghamton Mets on Thursday, the 20-year-old second baseman had his bag on the bus, ready for the team's trip to Richmond, when manager Pedro Lopez informed him he was headed to the major leagues.

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Related Topix: Sports, Pedro Lopez, Baseball Players, Daniel Murphy, Mike Pelfrey, Alay Soler

The Good Phight

Always Use Protection (On Your Draft Picks): Mets 4, Phillies 1

The Phillies revisit adolescence with dropped balls and using protection. While those things tend to contribute to #Winning in human development, they contribute to #Losing in baseball.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Lucas Duda, David Buchanan, Jacob deGrom, Travis D'Arnaud, Carlos Ruiz

Amazin' Avenue

Final Score: Mets 4, Phillies 1-Thanks, Grady

Jacob deGrom was great, but the Mets might not have won if not for a big error by Grady Sizemore.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Lucas Duda, Jenrry Mejia, Jacob deGrom, Jeurys Familia, Travis D'Arnaud

The Good Phight

Series with Mets to determine all-important fourth place spot in NL East

Juan Lagares hops off his wall perch in the outfield and screeches like a bird as the game gets underway.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League East, Juan Lagares, Baseball Players, Little League, Daniel Murphy, Travis D'Arnaud

Faith and Fear in Flushing

Boredom at the Beach but Wait

Faith and Fear in Flushing made its debut on Feb. 16, 2005, the brainchild of two longtime friends and lifelong Met fans.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Shingo Takatsu, Jonathon Niese, Daniel Murphy

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Newsday

David Wright goes 0-for-4 in return to the lineup as Mets fall to Braves

In Baldwin road construction. two lanes closed on Sunrise Hwy/NY Rt-27 WB between Milburn Ave and Grand Ave In Baldwin road construction.

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Rant Sports

New York Mets are Really Feeling the Dog Days of Summer

The MLB season is a grind, there is no doubt about that. The season is a 162-game marathon and there comes a time where teams start to fall apart.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Jacob deGrom, Daniel Murphy, Josh Edgin, Bobby Parnell

New York Daily News

Mets lose as lofty preseason goal of 90 wins slipping away

So far this season the evaluation of the Mets is pretty simple: solid pitching and lacking offense.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Jenrry Mejia, Mike Minor, Jacob deGrom, Zack Wheeler

Rant Sports

Curtis Granderson Has Not Lived Up To Expectations With New York Mets in 2014

The New York Mets made somewhat of a splash this offseason when they inked former New York Yankees outfielder Curtis Granderson to a four-year, $60 million contract, with the hopes that he could be an answer in what was a depleted outfield.

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Rising Apple

Mets may place Vic Black on DL, activate Daisuke Matsuzaka

Aug 13, 2014; New York, NY, USA; New York Mets relief pitcher Vic Black delivers a pitch during the ninth inning against the Washington Nationals at Citi Field.

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Related Topix: Sports, Vic Black, Baseball Players, Daniel Murphy

CBS Local

Keidel: What Is It About The Mets That Stars Continually Become Busts?

While I don't pretend to be Studs Terkel, I've interviewed more than one athlete of some renown.

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Related Topix: Little League, Sports, Baseball Players, Jason Bay, Luis Castillo, Jose Reyes

Philadelphia Phillies

Buchanan gets the call as Phils go for fifth straight win

In his first start after returning from a brief stint on the disabled list on Saturday against the Dodgers, Mets rookie Jacob deGrom was far from convincing.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jacob deGrom, Baseball Players, David Buchanan, John Mayberry Jr., Josh Edgin, Philadelphia Phillies, Major League Baseball

Atlanta Braves

Minor sets out for series win as Braves chase playoffs

After a breakout 2013, lefty starter Mike Minor has been inconsistent at best for the Braves this season.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Mike Minor, Billy Hamilton, Daniel Murphy, Zack Wheeler, Atlanta Braves, Major League Baseball

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