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1 hr ago |

Photo Gallery: Lady Mocs Tennis Team Falls To Samford

Only a high pitch count prevented Aaron Harang from bidding for history on Friday night at Citi Field.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players

5 hrs ago | New York Daily News

Walking the Plank: A look back at Ike Davis' career with Mets

Ike Davis tantalized Met fans with his ability to bash homers, then maddened them when he, almost overnight, couldn't hit any more.


Related Topix: Sports, Ike Davis, Baseball Players, Lucas Duda, Chipper Jones, Ian Kennedy

9 hrs ago |

Jacksonville Shuts Out Lookouts, 6-0.

The Chattanooga Lookouts could not overcome an early four-run deficit and ended up dropping the final game of the team's five game series against the Jacksonville Suns, 6-0, in front of 4,685 fans at AT&T Field on Star Wars Night.


Related Topix: Sports, Alfredo Silverio, Baseball Players

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Northern Michigan News

Harang pulled with no-hitter, Braves beat Mets 6-0

Aaron Harang threw no-hit ball for seven innings but was pulled after 121 pitches, and reliever Luis Avilan gave up David Wright's two-out single in the eighth as the Atlanta Braves beat the New York Mets 6-0 Friday night.


Related Topix: Sports, Freddie Freeman, Baseball Players, Ike Davis, Lucas Duda, Luis Avilan, Atlanta Braves, Major League Baseball

USA Today

Mets trade struggling Ike Davis to Pirates

The New York Mets have traded slumping first baseman Ike Davis to the Pittsburgh Pirates for minor league pitcher Zack Thornton and a player to be named.


Related Topix: Sports, Ike Davis, Baseball Players, Lucas Duda, Pittsburgh Pirates, Major League Baseball, New York Mets, Josh Satin

The Jackson Sun

Mets trying to find a tricky balance in 2014

The New York Mets are celebrating the 50th anniversary of now-defunct Shea Stadium by rolling back ticket prices for their games this weekend.


Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, New York Mets, Zack Wheeler, Baseball Players, Matt Harvey, Jonathon Niese, Dillon Gee


Possible Solutions for New York Mets' Early Year Problems

They can't hit, their starting pitching is inconsistent and their bullpen looks one day like the 1990 Cincinnati Reds bullpen and the next day like a minor league staff.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Jenrry Mejia, Major League Baseball, New York Mets, Cincinnati Reds, Juan Lagares, Arizona Diamondbacks

Thu Apr 17, 2014


Minnesota Twins: Joe Mauer is All-Star Game ambassador

Minnesota's Joe Mauer takes issue with home plate umpire Adam Hamari after getting rung up on a two-seam fastball from Oakland starter Dan Straily in the first inning on April 10, 2014.


Related Topix: Sports, Joe Mauer, Baseball Players, Minnesota Twins, Major League Baseball, Dan Straily

Josh Satin is one of Mets most confounding hitters

In Josh Satin, the Mets are presented with a confounding player and a meddlesome question: What to do with a player who needs more at-bats to succeed but cannot receive them.


Related Topix: Sports, Josh Satin, Baseball Players

Mets' Granderson not worried about slow start

The Mets signed Curtis Granderson to a four-year, $60 million contract in the offseason, but he has struggled so far this season.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Curtis Granderson

Rant Sports

New York Mets Need Chris Young To Come Back Strong From DL

After only playing half an inning this season, New York Mets outfielder Chris Young is ready to be activated from the DL on Friday so his season can truly begin.


Related Topix: Sports, Kirk Nieuwenhuis, Baseball Players, Juan Lagares

Double G Sports

Believe It: Mets Arrive Home With Winning Record

A sweep of the Arizona Diamondbacks brings the Mets back to Citi Field with an 8-7 record that most in baseball probably hardly notice.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Jenrry Mejia, Arizona Diamondbacks, Major League Baseball, Juan Lagares, Kirk Nieuwenhuis, Chris Young

Wed Apr 16, 2014

The Miami Herald

Recap: Arizona vs. NY Mets

Phoenix, AZ - Dillon Gee tossed seven scoreless innings to earn his first win of the season and Anthony Recker homered, as the New York Mets downed Arizona, 5-2, to sweep the three-game set.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Dillon Gee, Anthony Recker, Daniel Murphy, Kirk Nieuwenhuis, Paul Goldschmidt

What do the Mets mean by 'hunting strikes'?

The goal isn't to draw walks, Mets hitting coach Dave Hudgens once told me about the team's hitting philosophy.


Related Topix: Sports, Lucas Duda, Ike Davis, Baseball Players, Daniel Murphy

Amazin' Avenue

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.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Jenrry Mejia, Lucas Duda, Paul Goldschmidt, Kirk Nieuwenhuis, Daniel Murphy

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Rising Apple

Curtis Granderson To The Two-Spot? Maybe Not

Last winter, Curtis Granderson signed a 4-year, $60 million dollar contract with the Mets.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Curtis Granderson


Lucas Duda has four hits as Mets top Diamondbacks

In Suffolk left lane blocked on Northern State Pkwy WB approaching Deer Park Ave/Rt-231/X42.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Lucas Duda, Josh Collmenter, Juan Lagares, Daniel Murphy

Times Herald-Record

Angels hammer Colon

Mike Trout, Pujols and Raul Ibanez hit consecutive home runs off Colon in the first inning and the Angels routed the Mets 14-2.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Daniel Murphy

New York Post

Terry Collins to juggle Mets outfielders when Chris Young returns

Chris Young is set to make his return on Friday, at which point Terry Collins said he'll juggle the playing time of Young, Eric Young Jr. and Juan Lagares.


Related Topix: Sports, Chris Young, Baseball Players, Juan Lagares

Mon Apr 14, 2014

D-backs fall to Mets, continue skid: By The Numbers

School: University of Akron, University of Arizona When you started with Bonneville Phoenix: Sept., 2013 Favorite sports memory: Tie between flying from Akron, Ohio to Phoenix to be at the 2008 NFC Championship and being at Game 7 of the 2001 World Series Favorite all-time athlete: Jim Thome Favorite sports movies: Tin Cup, Major League, The ... (more)


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Miguel Montero, Josh Collmenter, Arizona Diamondbacks, Major League Baseball