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40 min ago | The Times

Heyward, Simmons come up big in Braves' 3-2 win over Mets

Jason Heyward hit a leadoff home run off Zack Wheeler, Julio Teheran won his third straight start and the Atlanta Braves beat the New York Mets 3-2 Wednesday night to stop a three-game losing streak.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Ruben Tejada, Jonny Venters, Jason Heyward, Freddie Freeman, Mike Minor

40 min ago | Talking Chop

Simmons Sinks Mets With Miraculous Defensive Manuever, Braves Win 3-2

Andrelton Simmons once fed 80000 people with a stick of Doublemint Gum and a single bag of rice cakes.


Related Topix: Sports, Freddie Freeman, Baseball Players, Craig Kimbrel, Ruben Tejada, Andrelton Simmons, Jason Heyward

40 min ago | The Miami Herald

Heyward leadoff homer helps Braves beat Mets 3-2

Commissioner Jose "Pepe" Diaz dances with Ileana Quevedo, employee of IKEA during the opening ceremony of IKEA in Sweetwater on Wednesday.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Ruben Tejada, Jonny Venters, Freddie Freeman, Mike Minor, Craig Kimbrel

10 hrs ago | Amazin' Avenue

Dillon Gee's expected rates and mysterious BABIP

Is Gee a good pitcher, a bad one, or an average one? Let's dig into the stats to find out.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Dillon Gee, Daniel Murphy, Major League Baseball, New York Mets

17 hrs ago | New York Post

Travis d'Arnaud was lost in the minors until his dad called

When Travis d'Arnaud was sent back to the minors in early June, it was time for his father to have a serious talk with his son.


Related Topix: Sports, Travis D'Arnaud, Baseball Players, David Wright, Daniel Murphy, Juan Lagares

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Major League Baseball

Mets top Braves on Gee's solid outing, sharp defense

The right-hander hasn't had an easy time since returning from the disabled list a month and a half ago, posting a 5.71 ERA in seven second-half starts.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Juan Lagares, Tommy La Stella, Major League Baseball

New York Post

With 90-win dream dead, will Mets ever snap this spiral?

Mets GM Sandy Alderson's 90-win goal ... mandate ... challenge -- whatever you want to call it -- will wind up with the team closer to 90 losses.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Jenrry Mejia, Bartolo Colon, Curtis Granderson


David Wright could be lowered in lineup as he fights through slump

David Wright of the New York Mets tosses his bat after striking out to end the fourth inning against the Oakland Athletics at Coliseum on August 20, 2014 in Oakland, California.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, David Wright, Daniel Murphy

Tomahawk Take

Series Preview: Atlanta Braves vs New York Mets

After wrapping up a bit of a disappointing trip in Cincinnati, the Braves are traveling East to meet up with division rivals in the New York Mets.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Ruben Tejada, Atlanta Braves, Major League Baseball, Dillon Gee, Alex Wood, Zack Wheeler

CBS Local

Schwei's Mets Notebook: Little-Known Facts, Odd Stats And Strange Records

The New York Mets close out the month of August with a six-game homestand against the Atlanta Braves and Philadelphia Phillies after going 2-3 on their California road trip.


Related Topix: Sports, Ike Davis, Baseball Players, David Wright, Philadelphia Phillies, Major League Baseball, Zack Wheeler, R.A. Dickey, Weird

Amazin' Avenue

Mets Morning News: Time to say bye-bye to Bart? D-Wright to be d-ropped in lineup?

Our beloved Mets decided to be lazy yesterday, and take a day off. Even still, there was some news out of Flushing in the past twenty-four hours: Bartolo Colon cleared waivers , meaning that the Mets can now freely work out a trade with any team.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Bartolo Colon, Major League Baseball, New York Mets

The Miami Herald

Brewers bounce back for win over Mets

One night after blowing a two-run lead in the ninth inning in a disappointing loss, closer Francisco Rodriguez recorded the final three outs Saturday evening as the Milwaukee Brewers bounced back with a 5-2 victory over the New York Mets at Miller Park.


Related Topix: Sports, Jonathan Lucroy, Baseball Players, Wily Peralta, Francisco Rodriguez, Major League Baseball, Milwaukee Brewers, New York Mets

Mon Aug 25, 2014


Yasiel Puig runs into foolish triple play

It's one thing to act aggressively on the bases, trying to catch the other team napping, or sometimes forcing them to make an extra, hurried throw that leads to a mistake - and a run.


Related Topix: Sports, Yasiel Puig, Baseball Players

New York Post

Mets cana t afford to fall short again

A season with real expectations. Their scholarship runs out in 31 games. They face a season in which holes must be plugged, starting at shortstop.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Ruben Tejada, Starlin Castro, Zack Wheeler, David Wright, Travis D'Arnaud

Sports Network

Lucas Duda

Davis, at one point a far more heralded prospect, and Duda battled for the New York Mets' first base job during spring training, and the Mets chose Duda.


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Pedro Alvarez, Edwin Encarnacion

The Miami Herald

Rockies' Arenado earns NL Weekly award

New York, NY - Colorado Rockies third baseman Nolan Arenado has been named the National League's Player of the Week for the period of Aug. 18-24.


Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, Nolan Arenado, Baseball Players, Corey Dickerson

Defense matters, just ask Juan Lagares

Juan Lagares #12 of the New York Mets takes a home run away from Jayson Werth #28 of the Washington Nationals during a baseball game on May 17, 2014 at the Nationals Park in Washington, DC Juan Lagares has been spectacular this year in the outfield, plain and simple.


Related Topix: Sports, Juan Lagares, Baseball Players, Jayson Werth, National League, Major League Baseball, Yasiel Puig, Jose Abreu


1. Angels use long ball to regain first ...

The Los Angeles Angels are back on top in the American League West after their 9-4 victory over the Oakland Athletics last night.


Related Topix: Sports, American League West, American League, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Mike Trout, Sean Doolittle, Scott Kazmir, National League West, National League

Faith and Fear in Flushing

And We Had Fun, Fun, Fun

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


Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Ruben Tejada, Johan Santana, Clayton Kershaw, David Wright, Daniel Murphy

Sun Aug 24, 2014

LA Daily News

Los Angeles Dodgers shortstop Hanley Ramireza s workload wona t drop off soon

Hanley Ramirez appeared in 16 of a possible 27 games in September of last year. Despite a season's worth of injuries, Don Mattingly said there is no immediate plan to curtail Ramirez's workload.


Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, Los Angeles Dodgers, Andre Ethier, Baseball Players, Miguel Rojas