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1 hr ago | The New Zealand Herald

Angels beat Red Sox but lose Richards

The Los Angeles Angels beat Boston 8-3 on Wednesday to extend their lead in the American League West, and saw their nearest divisional rival beaten, yet still had cause for concern after losing pitcher Garrett Richards to a nasty knee injury.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League, Major League Baseball, American League East, American League West, Alexi Amarista, Baseball Players, Garrett Richards, Lucas Duda

5 hrs ago | Amazin' Avenue

Spurious Correlations: Mets Edition Vol. 1

As many of you know, I'm a scientist by trade. This means I spend much of my time poring through piles of data in search of trends that reinforce a given hypothesis.

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Related Topix: Sports, Daniel Murphy, Baseball Players, Major League Baseball

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Amazin' Avenue

Curtis Granderson's struggles come at a steep price

The Mets promised they would spend money to improve their club after the 2013 season.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Curtis Granderson, Jason Bay, Major League Baseball

Contra Costa Times

Samardzija struggles as A's lose 8-5 to New York Mets

If the A's pitchers weren't able to put away the Mets with two outs in an 8-5 loss Wednesday, what will Oakland do when a team that really knows how to score runs shows up? The Mets, who are 27th in the Major Leagues in runs scored, had eight of their 10 hits come with two outs.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League West, American League, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Lucas Duda, Jeff Samardzija, Jason Hammel

Swingin' A's

Shark Gets Bitten as Athletics Fall to Mets

Aug 20, 2014; Oakland, CA, USA; Oakland Athletics pitcher Jeff Samardzija prepares to deliver a pitch against the New York Mets in the second inning at O.co Coliseum.

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Related Topix: Sports, Eric Sogard, Baseball Players, Lucas Duda, Oakland Athletics, Major League Baseball, Eric Campbell, Daniel Murphy

Rising Apple

Cubs' reported asking price for Starlin Castro is massive

Aug 15, 2014; New York, NY, USA; Chicago Cubs shortstop Starlin Castro hits an RBI single against the New York Mets during the third inning at Citi Field.

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Related Topix: Sports, Starlin Castro, Baseball Players, Major League Baseball, Zack Wheeler, Wilmer Flores

Amazin' Avenue

Mets pitcher Dana Eveland received cortisone injection in elbow

Dana Eveland will miss at least today's game because of elbow ailments that prompted him to get a cortisone injection.

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Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball

Amazin' Avenue

Mets Morning News: I'm never gonna dance again, Dillon Gee has got no rhythm

There's some good news as Jacob deGrom is scheduled to start on Saturday. Also, Rafael Montero could start to see work out of the bullpen.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Dillon Gee, Jacob deGrom, Mike Pelfrey, Major League Baseball

Federal Baseball

Nationals' Tuesday night lineup: Jose Lobaton catching Stephen Strasburg again

Washington Nationals' right-hander Stephen Strasburg and backup backstop Jose Lobaton teamed up last week in New York and shut the Mets down over Strasburg's seven innings on the mound.

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Related Topix: Sports, Stephen Strasburg, Baseball Players, Wilson Ramos, Major League Baseball

Refinery 29

3 Reasons Citi Field Is NYC's Best Date Spot

Dating in New York gets a bad reputation, but it's not for lack of incredible date spots .

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Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball

Tue Aug 19, 2014

BaySportsNet.com

Coco Crisp Powers Oakland Athletics To 6-2 Win over New York Mets

The Oakland Athletics grabbed their first win in a week thanks to a bases-clearing triple from Coco Crisp on Tuesday night at the O.Co Coliseum.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League West, American League, Major League Baseball, Coco Crisp, Baseball Players, Sean Doolittle, Scott Kazmir, Alberto Callaspo

The Miami Herald

Crisp's 3-run triple helps A's halt slide

Coco Crisp hit a tiebreaking three-run triple in the fourth inning to help Scott Kazmir earn his career-best 14th win, and the Oakland Athletics beat the New York Mets 6-2 on Tuesday night to snap a five-game losing streak.

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Related Topix: Sports, American League West, American League, Major League Baseball, Coco Crisp, Baseball Players, Scott Kazmir, Oakland Athletics, Dillon Gee

Amazin' Avenue

Jacob deGrom scheduled to start Saturday, Rafael Montero might work out of bullpen

After Jacob deGrom threw a successful bullpen again this afternoon in Oakland, Mets manager Terry Collins told the team's beat reporters that deGrom is scheduled to get the start against the Dodgers in Los Angeles on Saturday night.

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Related Topix: Sports, Jacob deGrom, Baseball Players, Dillon Gee, Zack Wheeler, Major League Baseball

Amazin' Avenue

Mets offense has been the worst in baseball for the past month

In the wake of the Mets going five straight games with four or fewer hits, ESPN stats expert Mark Simon posted this wonderful graph to Twitter.

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

Amazin' Avenue

Series Preview: New York Mets vs. Oakland Athletics

Much has changed since the last time the Athletics faced the Mets in late June of this year.

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Related Topix: Sports, Oakland Athletics, Major League Baseball, Baseball Players, Dan Straily, Jeff Samardzija, Josh Reddick, Jon Lester

Amazin' Avenue

It's time for the Mets to move on from Troy Tulowitzki and Carlos Gonzalez

The recent news that both Troy Tulowitzki and Carlos Gonzalez will undergo season-ending surgery has thrown a monkey wrench into the Mets ' offseason plans.

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Related Topix: Sports, Carlos Gonzalez, Troy Tulowitzki, Baseball Players, Wilmer Flores, Matt den Dekker, Major League Baseball

Teddy Never Wins

Zimmermann Takes the Mound as Nats Look to Make it Seven in a Row

Aug 13, 2014; New York, NY, USA; Washington Nationals starting pitcher Jordan Zimmermann pitches during the first inning against the New York Mets at Citi Field.

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League East, Jordan Zimmermann, Washington Nationals, Arizona Diamondbacks

Amazin' Avenue

Bartolo Colon placed on bereavement list, Gonzalez Germen recalled

Colon, who is currently on the bereavement list while visiting his critically ill mother, was scratched from his start today.

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Related Topix: Sports, Gonzalez Germen, Baseball Players, Major League Baseball

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Chicago Sun-Times

K's come with the territory for Cubs' young sluggers

The Cubs struck out 11 times again Monday in New York, most of them against a guy who pitched in relief the day before and was A making an emergency start for a late scratch.

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Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, Jorge Soler, Baseball Players

Double G Sports

Journeyman Carlyle Finds a Home in Mets Bullpen

Buddy Carlyle may sound more like the name of a 1950's era lounge singer, as Jon Heyman of CBS Sports recently pointed out on twitter, or an old vaudeville star, as another put it.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Buddy Carlyle, Major League Baseball

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