David Wright edges closer to Pablo Sandoval in All-Star voting
David Wright follows through on a fourth-inning RBI double during a game against the Chicago Cubs at Citi Field.
Sat Jun 15, 2013
Hairston remembers time with Mets fondly
In two seasons with the Mets, Scott Hairston made some friendships he expects to last beyond his playing career.
Fri Jun 14, 2013
6/14 Recap - Marcum Struggles As Mets Fall to Cubs 6 - 3
Shaun Marcum's finest outing of the season arguably came in relief last week during the Mets and Cardinals twenty inning marathon.
Major League Baseball
DeJesus exits with injury after crashing into fence
David DeJesus left the Cubs' game against the Mets in the bottom of the third inning on Friday after crashing into the wall attempting to catch a fly ball, apparently injuring his right shoulder.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
Major League Baseball
Mets shift Murphy to first base, Valdespin to second
As Daniel Murphy was busy discussing the Mets' new defensive alignment Tuesday afternoon, Justin Turner tossed a first baseman's glove to him from across the clubhouse.
St. Louis Cardinals
Cards throw another rookie at Mets in Miller
The Mets, still searching for an identity, sent their 2012 season leader in homers to Triple-A, moved their second baseman to first base and center fielder to second.
Tue Jun 11, 2013
First-place Cardinals bash stumbling Mets
Allen Craig capped a five-run fifth inning with a three-run homer, David Freese extended his hitting streak to 20 games and Michael Wacha earned his first major league victory in the St. Louis Cardinals' 9-2 thrashing of the New York Mets at Citi Field.
Press & Sun-Bulletin
Alderson dealing with frustrations of losing
"Its tough to sit through these losses," Alderson told USA Today. "We'd all like to fall back on the long-range plan and not get too emotional from Day 1 to the next, but it's difficult."
Getting (re)familiar with Nieuwenhuis, Cowgill, Edgin and Satin
This past weekend, the Mets demoted Ike Davis, Mike Baxter and Robert Carson, they cut Rick Ankiel, and replaced them on the roster with outfielders Collin Cowgill and Kirk Nieuwenhuis, 1B Josh Satin and lefty reliever Josh Edgin.
Zack Wheeler 'Ready' For Debut With Mets; Looking Like June 18
The New York Mets may bring up top pitching prospect Zack Wheeler to start one of the games of a doubleheader at Atlanta on June 18. Alderson hinted at the likelihood of calling up Wheeler while on air with WFAN's Mike Francesa, and spoke about it later during a telephone interview with The Associated Press.
Mon Jun 10, 2013
The One Player New York Mets Fans Are Getting Absolutely Fed up With
Frustration has boiled over for the Mets after after losing seven of eight games, including last weekend's two-game sweep, to the hapless Miami Marlins .
Sandy Alderson: 'Feeling the pain' of Mets' Marlins-induced spiral
Mets general manager Sandy Alderson offered harsh words during a wide-ranging interview that spanned nearly 40 minutes on WFAN radio Monday, one day after a roster shake-up prompted by yet another embarrassing sweep to the lowly Marlins.
The New York Mets ' latest slump - which includes five defeats to baseball's worst team - isn't being taken lightly, especially with the best team in the majors coming to town.
Can't Stop The Bleeding
Sandy Alderson On "The Purge" That Isn't A Box Office Hit
Mets General Manager Sandy Alderson spoke with WFAN's Mike Francesa earlier today, discussing the recent demotions of Ike Davis, Robert Carson and Mike Baxter , the job security of Terry Collins and the team's general lack of depth .
Stock Up, Stock Down for Mets' Top 10 Prospects for Week 10
After the Mets struggled this past weekend against the Marlins , the team made some big changes by sending down Ike Davis, Mike Baxter and Robert Carson all to the minor leagues.
Palladino: Mets' Terry Collins Is A Dead Manager Walking
Terry Collins has, by most accounts, changed from the days when the Astros and Angels ran him out of their manager's office.
Sun Jun 09, 2013
New York Post
Mets demote Ike, 2 others as Fish stench fills up Citi
After the Mets dropped their second straight game to the atrocious Marlins - this one an 8-4, 10-inning disaster - manager Terry Collins delivered a stern postgame message to his team and general manager Sandy Alderson dropped a postgame guillotine on three players, including Ike Davis.
Call to the Pen
New York Mets Designate Rick Ankiel; Demote Ike Davis and Two Others
Ike Davis has struggled all season, resulting in his demotion to Triple-A following Sunday's game.
Extras again: Marlins beat Mets 8-4 in 10 innings
As far as the Miami Marlins are concerned, the headline can be "Extra! Extra! Read all about it."
The Las Vegas Sun
Ike Davis demoted from Mets to Las Vegas 51s; could play Monday at Cashman Field
New York Mets first baseman Ike Davis walks away from the plate after batting during a game against the Washington Nationals on Wednesday, June 5, 2013, in Washington.