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Mets squeak by Diamondbacks as Wilmer Flores Ks to end game

The scene was familiar. The fondness for the memories had faded. It was the ninth inning. Two outs. The game-tying run on third. The go-ahead run on second. The Citi Field crowd on its feet, hating to see who stood at the plate — ...

Mets squeak by Diamondbacks as Wilmer Flores Ks to end game

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Wilmer Flores’ Citi Field return has a little bit of everything Wilmer Flores walked into Citi Field for the first time on Monday since signing as a free agent with the Diamondbacks in January. And boy, did it feel different. “I was coming in from the other side of the stadium, a new entrance,” Flores told The Post prior to the first game of a four-game......
12:00, 2019-09-10

Wilmer Font becoming a valuable weapon in Mets’ bullpen CHICAGO — Wilmer Font wasn’t much in his auditions as a starter for the Mets, but in the bullpen, he can’t go wrong. The right-hander continued his dominant relief work Thursday, with three shutout innings in the Mets’ 7-4 loss to the Cubs at Wrigley Field. Font entered in the fourth inning, after s...
12:00, 2019-06-21

Mets trade Wilmer Font to Blue Jays for cash The Mets made their first move of the trading season Wednesday, as the club announced it has traded Wilmer Font to the Blue Jays for cash considerations. Font was designated for assignment last week. Font, who joins his fifth team in the last two seasons, had a 4.94 ERA in 31 innings with the Mets,....
22:51, 2019-07-17

Kelly strikes out 10 in Diamondbacks’ 7-1 win over Mets PHOENIX (AP) — Merrill Kelly struck out a career-high 10, Ketel Marte hit a long homer and had three RBIs, and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the New York Mets 7-1 on Sunday. Marte hit his first career leadoff home run against Steven Matz (4-4), a 482-foot shot that matched Texas’ Nomar Mazara ...
05:17, 2019-06-03

The Diamondbacks Keep the Mets Reeling on the Road Merrill Kelly struck out 10 and Ketel Marte hit a 482-foot home run, helping Arizona give the Mets their 17th loss in their past 21 away from Citi Field....
04:34, 2019-06-03

Mets vs. Diamondbacks: Robbie Ray overmatched in this one Latest crackdown on inappropriate touching by, no not Joe Biden, but other costumed characters near Times Square, hasn’t impacted the betting line. Report stated 24 people an hour were molested by Elmo and friends but over/under for hourly gropes still stands at 23 ¹/₂. Take the over. Are the Mets s...
00:34, 2019-09-12

Gómez helps Mets top slumping Diamondbacks 5-4 PHOENIX (AP) — Carlos Gómez snapped a tie with a pinch-hit double during New York’s bizarre two-run eighth inning, sending the Mets to a 5-4 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Friday night. Adeiny Hechavarría had two hits and two RBIs for New York, and Wilson Ramos and Todd Frazier had t...
08:00, 2019-06-01

Mets vs. Diamondbacks: Steven Matz will keep rolling The Mets have a lot of stud pitchers in Jacob deGrom, Noah Syndergaard and Zack Wheeler, but the one with the best ERA since the beginning of August is Steven Matz, and he takes the mound on Wednesday against the Arizona Diamondbacks. In each of his last six starts, Matz has given up either one......
20:17, 2019-09-11

Mets nip Diamondbacks to snap losing skid thanks to some fill-ins PHOENIX — Once the scrap heap, now the scrap attack for the Mets. Adeiny Hechavarria and Carlos Gomez were almost nobody’s idea of important additions by general manager Brodie Van Wagenen in spring training, but both veterans, signed to minor-league contracts, have been instrumental in the team’s i...
09:34, 2019-06-01

Diamondbacks hit 3 homers in row to open game vs Phillies PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Arizona Diamondbacks got to play an early round of Home Run Derby in Philly. The Diamondbacks hit three straight home runs to open the game against Philadelphia Phillies pitcher Jerad Eickhoff on Monday night. Jarrod Dyson hit the first pitch of the game to right field for hi...
05:17, 2019-06-11

Diamondbacks snap 6-game skid with 1-0 win over Reds Merrill Kelly pitched seven scoreless innings, Nick Ahmed's triple led to the game's only run and the Arizona Diamondbacks snapped a six-game losing streak by beating the Cincinnati Reds 1-0 on Saturday night       ...
06:51, 2019-09-15

Sunnyside Little League honored at Arizona Diamondbacks game PHOENIX- The 11 and 12-year old players from Mission Manor Park who finished just short of making it to the Little League World Series got to be on the field with the Arizona Diamondbacks.  Here’s more from Monday’s sportscast:...
17:51, 2019-09-17

Fake Steve Berthiaume Twitter Account Leads To Random Family Crashing Diamondbacks' Booth During Game Arizona Diamondbacks broadcaster Steve Berthiaume doesn’t use Twitter, but someone on the site is pretending to be him. The account @BertDbacks is clearly fake—and also rude—but it convinced a family of D-Backs fans that they could come visit the Fox Sports Arizona booth during Thursday’s game again...
01:00, 2019-06-01

De Blasio, Gillibrand might just squeak into first Democratic presidential debate Mayor de Blasio and Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand appear to have squeaked in to participate in the first Democratic presidential primary debates later this month. A POLITICO analysis has the pair of New York pols crossing the threshold to get two of 20 coveted spots at the June 26-27 debates in Miami, hos...
17:51, 2019-06-07

Giggles and 'joy jumps': rats love games of hide and squeak, scientists find Rodents enjoyed being found by humans and would hide again to keep the game goingThe next time you see a rat darting for cover, consider this: it might just want to have a playful game of hide-and-seek.A group of neuroscientists in Germany spent several weeks hanging out with rodents in a small room...
02:34, 2019-09-14

Wilmer Valderrama Steps Out With Amanda Pacheco: 5 Things To Know About the Model New couple alert? Wilmer Valderrama has been spending time with Amanda Pacheco in recent weeks. The 39-year-old NCIS actor and the 28-year-old model have been spotted out and about in Los......
08:17, 2019-05-30

Mets may have talked themselves out of win as game gets suspended They were on the verge of returning to .500, and then the Mets possibly talked themselves out of a victory. Wait until Friday for the dramatic conclusion. Thursday night concluded with the score 4-4 between the Mets and Cardinals in a game suspended by rain in the ninth inning at Citi Field. Edwin D...
05:51, 2019-06-14

MLB roundup: Mets win fifth straight game, series Zack Wheeler scattered eight hits over eight scoreless innings Tuesday night for the red-hot New York Mets, who locked up another series win with a 5-0 victory over the visiting Miami Marlins....
12:51, 2019-08-07

Cardinals knock off Mets in 10 in suspended game Paul DeJong delivered a tie-breaking RBI single in the top of the 10th inning Friday afternoon as the St. Louis Cardinals finished off a two-day comeback and beat the host New York Mets 5-4 in the completion of a game suspended by rain Thursday night....
02:51, 2019-06-15

Mets’ bullpen lets another game get out of hand Once Noah Sydnergaard gave up four runs through the first five innings Friday night, Mickey Callaway looked to his bullpen to give his team some life as they trailed the Dodgers. The relievers didn’t give the manager much relief. The Mets’ beleaguered bullpen gave up five hits (including a home run)...
19:00, 2019-09-14

Mets decide to sit Robinson Cano in his first game back WASHINGTON — Robinson Cano rejoined the Mets on Tuesday after a short rehab assignment, but it’s clear the team intends to play it cautiously with the veteran second baseman in his return from a left hamstring tear. “Whenever they want me in there, whatever it is, I’m just happy to be back,” Cano sa...
11:17, 2019-09-04

Tigers outslug Mets 9-8 to snap 9-game skid JaCoby Jones homered and drove in four runs, including a go-ahead double in the seventh inning, and Miguel Cabrera also connected as the Detroit Tigers halted their nine-game losing streak with a wild 9-8 victory over the New York Mets        ...
09:34, 2019-05-25

Fan at Mets-Phillies game reacts to bug, goes viral: report A fan seated two rows behind home plate on Sunday was caught on camera trying desperately to shoo away some type of bug in the middle of the New York Mets home game against their rivals, the Philadelphia Phillies....
07:34, 2019-09-09

Mets End 7-Game Losing Streak With a Rally Against the Braves The Mets erased a deficit in the eighth inning with a solo home run by Todd Frazier, a two-run line drive by Jeff McNeil and a two-run double by Pete Alonso....
05:51, 2019-07-01

Pete Alonso shaved his mustache mid-Mets game Pete Alonso just needed to change his mojo. The Mets wunderkind began Thursday’s game against the Diamondbacks with a mustache and an 0-for-8 slump. After adding three more hitless at-bats, Alonso dipped into the clubhouse for a quick shave and appeared at the plate in the bottom of the sixth ...
00:51, 2019-09-13

Jacob deGrom has Mets company for this All-Star Game When Jacob deGrom represented the Mets at the 2015 and 2018 All-Star Games, he flew solo. This year, he finally has some company. The Mets ace will be joined by rookie Pete Alonso and Jeff McNeil for this month’s 2019 Midsummer Classic. They were named to the National League team in a vote of fellow...
03:51, 2019-07-01

Steven Matz Throws His First Complete Game as Mets Cruise In his third start since a brief stint in the bullpen, Matz allowed five hits and one walk on only 99 pitches. “My sinker and slider were a pretty good combo,” he said....
21:51, 2019-07-31

Canó leaves Mets game with left quadriceps tightness NEW YORK (AP) — Mets second baseman Robinson Canó left Wednesday night’s game against Washington because of tightness in his left quadriceps. Canó appeared to hurt the leg while running to first base when he grounded out in the third following J.D. Davis’ two-out double. The 36-year-old ...
05:34, 2019-05-23

Jeff McNeil pulled from Mets game but there’s reason for hope Just minutes after an MRI exam revealed Robinson Cano tore his hamstring and may miss the rest of the season, beloved rookie Jeff McNeil exited the second game of the Mets’ doubleheader against the Marlins on Monday with a calf cramp. In the third inning, McNeil chased after a Bryan Holaday do...
03:34, 2019-08-06

Ump Hallion leaves Giants-Mets game after hit by foul ball Plate umpire Tom Hallion was forced to leave the game between the San Francisco Giants and New York Mets soon after he was hit in the mask by a foul ball in the fourth inning        ...
03:17, 2019-06-05

Mets All-Stars’ late heroics end seven-game losing streak The Mets turned to their two newest All-Stars on Sunday to put a week’s worth of futility behind them. Jeff McNeil and Pete Alonso, only hours after officially receiving word they had been selected as reserves to the National League All-Star team, put the kind of beatdown on the Braves bullpen usual...
16:34, 2019-07-01

Nido, angry Mets edge Phils 6-5 after 4 HBP in heated game Tomás Nido hit a three-run double to put the angry New York Mets ahead during a 6-5 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies that included four hit batters in the latest heated game between the teams       ...
13:34, 2019-07-07

At the All-Star Futures Game, Two Reminders of a Painful Mets Trade Jarred Kelenic and Justin Dunn, who were packaged in a deal for Robinson Cano and Edwin Diaz, have shown tantalizing promise that could haunt the Mets for years....
01:51, 2019-07-08

Mets Bullpen Shows Signs of Life in 2-Game Sweep of the Twins The Mets’ beleaguered relievers stifled Minnesota over two days, but the victories came with bad news: An injury to Zack Wheeler, a potential trade asset....
04:34, 2019-07-18

Plate ump O’Nora hit by foul ball, exits Cards-Mets game NEW YORK (AP) — Plate umpire Brian O’Nora has left the St. Louis Cardinals-New York Mets game after getting hit in the groin by a foul ball. Matt Carpenter fouled off a pitch from New York starter Noah Syndergaard in the third inning Saturday night, and the ball bounced up and hit O’Nora...
06:34, 2019-06-16

Mets’ Streak at Four After J.D. Davis Hits Game-Winner in Extra Innings Cleveland appeared to have the game won in the 10th but a pitcher failing to cover first on a potential double-play opened the door for another Mets win....
09:51, 2019-08-22

Mets escape game and chaotic week, with real test coming The JV portion of the schedule is done, but the Mets made it fun while it lasted. Behind Zack Wheeler’s deepest start of the season and Adeiny Hechavarria’s three-run homer, the Mets closed out a wild and memorable homestand at Citi Field with a 4-3 win over the Tigers on Sunday afternoon to return ...
23:34, 2019-05-26

David Cone on perfect game hangover, Yankees’ wish list, Mets GM’s tirade Former Yankees and Mets pitcher and current Yankees TV analyst David Cone throws some curverballs to Post columnist Steve Serby in a Q&A sessions days before the 20th anniversary of his perfect game. Q: How did you celebrate the night of your perfect game against the Expos on July 18, 1999? A: It wa...
04:17, 2019-07-14

Plate ump O'Nora hit by foul ball, exits Cards-Mets game Plate umpire Brian O'Nora left the St. Louis Cardinals-New York Mets game after getting hit in the groin by a foul ball       ...
04:51, 2019-06-16

Jason Vargas’ complete-game shutout propels Mets past Giants Mickey Callaway filled out the lineup card. The Mets made sure his imprint on the game ended there. Carrying a three-game losing streak built upon a pair of regretful decisions to remove Jacob deGrom and Noah Syndergaard prematurely from their respective outings, the Mets made life stress free for t...
11:51, 2019-06-06

Ron Darling says thyroid cancer stabilized; will return to SNY booth Tuesday for Mets game Ron Darling, who was diagnosed with thyroid cancer in May, posted Monday on Twitter that he will be back in the Mets broadcast booth on Tuesday night.        ...
20:51, 2019-06-03

Brush fire breaks out after fireworks show at St. Lucie Mets game at First Data Field Attendees at Thursday's St. Lucie Mets game took to social media to report a fire outside First Data Field; a similar incident occurred in 2017.       ...
09:51, 2019-07-05

Pete Alonso fights back on Twitter after Mets, Diaz blow suspended game Edwin Diaz blew it twice for the Mets — first Thursday night and then again Friday — and Pete Alonso defended himself on Twitter for lobbying to get the game in the previous night. This was not how the Mets wanted to finish off a suspended game. After choking away a ninth-inning two-run lead with......
03:17, 2019-06-15

The Dolphins Are Tanking Whether Or Not Brian Flores Wants To It’s never a good sign when, a few days out from the start of the NFL season, reporters are asking a head coach questions like, “So, are you guys even going to try to win a game this year?” That’s the line of questioning Dolphins first-year head coach Brian Flores faced after his team traded Kenny S...
17:51, 2019-09-03

Xilinx CFO Lorenzo Flores to step down Chipmaker Xilinx Inc said on Thursday Chief Financial Officer Lorenzo Flores is stepping down, sending the company's shares down nearly 4% in extended trading....
23:00, 2019-09-19

What is the Flores settlement that the Trump administration has moved to end? The Trump administration on Wednesday announced plans to end a decades-old settlement agreement that had set a 20-day limit for holding children and issue new regulations that could hold undocumented families detained together indefinitely....
01:17, 2019-08-22

As Biden rises, Lucy Flores watches from a distance Her complaints about the former vice president caused a stir, raising questions about his presidential run. Four months later, he leads in the polls and she’s in political exile....
03:17, 2019-08-05

Dolphins' Flores taunts activist/WR Stills with Jay-Z playlist Brian Flores decided to pump up the volume on wide receiver Kenny Stills' disdain for Jay-Z with a practice playlist the Miami Dolphins' head coach said was intended to challenge the veteran receiver to perform under pressure....
01:51, 2019-08-24

Mets general manager threw chair in meeting, per report; manager ejected from game Brodie Van Wagenen threw a chair in a Friday coach's meeting, the New York Post reported, and Todd Frazier and Mickey Callaway were ejected Saturday.       ...
07:34, 2019-07-07

Robinson Cano, called out for not hustling, gets hurt hustling in Mets' game vs. Nationals Two days after being benched for a lack of hustle, the New York Mets' Robinson Cano appeared to injure his leg running out a ground ball.        ...
08:51, 2019-05-23

Flores Agreement: States Sue to Block Trump's Attempt to Revoke It Lawsuits regarding the Flores Agreement and public charge rule argue that the federal government is interfering with states' efforts to enforce their laws....
05:34, 2019-08-28

90 Day Fiancé's Fernanda Flores Breaks Her Silence on Jonathan Rivera Split Fernanda Flores is ready to share "my truth" about her dramatic breakup from Jonathan Rivera. More than six months after the 90 Day Fiancé stars officially called it quits,......
00:00, 2019-06-22

Immigration attorney worries as White House aims to end Flores Settlement TUCSON — The Flores Settlement is a more than a two-decade-old federal policy that limits how long U.S. Immigration officials can detain migrant children. The Flores Settlement caps a migrant child’s detention at 20 days. Now, this week the White House announced it wants to end the agree...
09:51, 2019-08-24

Dying CW star Travis Flores fell in love with husband on a hospital bed Travis Flores may be dying, but he’s the happiest he’s ever been. The star of CW’s “My Last Days” is awaiting a third lung transplant due to complications from cystic fibrosis — and though his life is on the line, he’s grateful to be madly in love with his husband...
06:00, 2019-09-21

Watford sack Javi Gracia and reappoint Quique Sánchez Flores • Gracia leaves bottom-of-the-table club after 20 months at helm• Sánchez Flores returns to Hornets three years after departingWatford have sacked Javi Gracia after four games of the Premier League season and rehired Quique Sánchez Flores as his replacement.The club decided to act during the interna...
20:00, 2019-09-07

Watford fans must be patient with Ismaila Sarr, insists Quique Sanchez Flores Quique Sanchez Flores has told Watford supporters they must be patient with club-record signing Ismaila Sarr as he continues to adapt to life in England....
00:00, 2019-09-20

Brian Flores Says He Played Jay-Z Songs To "Challenge" Kenny Stills, Supports His Protest One day after Dolphins receiver Kenny Stills called out the NFL’s superficial-seeming social-justice partnership with Jay-Z and Roc Nation, head coach Brian Flores loaded up the practice playlist with a bunch of Shawn Carter’s songs. This appeared to be a strangely antagonistic move from Flores, but...
21:17, 2019-08-23

Guardiola and Sánchez Flores react to Manchester City's 8-0 demolition of Watford – video Pep Guardiola and Quique Sánchez Flores spoke after Manchester City thumped Watford 8-0 in the Premier League on Saturday. Guardiola was happy with his team’s scintillating display, with City’s first five goals coming inside the first 18 minutes. The Manchester club did not take their foot off the g...
09:00, 2019-09-22

Dolphins coach Flores 'applauds' Kaepernick, Reid, Stills for anthem kneeling Miami Dolphins coach Brian Flores says he "applauds" Colin Kaepernick and current NFL players Eric Reid and Kenny Stills for kneeling during the national anthem in protest of police brutality and social injustice....
05:51, 2019-08-24

Quique Sanchez Flores ready to end Jose Holebas spat after Watford return Quique Sanchez Flores has hinted he is ready to bury the hatchet with Jose Holebas after falling out with the defender during his first spell at Watford....
00:00, 2019-09-14

Returning Quique Sánchez Flores must plug Watford’s defensive leaks | Simon Burnton Manager built a side that was renowned for its solidity at the back during his previous stint in charge at Vicarage RoadThe second coming of Quique Sánchez Flores was completed on Friday when the Spaniard was introduced to the media following his return to Watford, a little over four years after his...
09:34, 2019-09-14

Miami Dolphins coach Brian Flores plays several Jay-Z songs at practice after Kenny Stills remarks A day after Miami Dolphins wide receiver Kenny Stills expressed his frustrations with the new partnership between the NFL and Jay-Z, coach Brian Flores appeared to make a not-so-subtle statement....
15:17, 2019-08-21

Brian Flores Loads Practice Playlist With Jay-Z Tracks One Day After Kenny Stills Criticizes NFL's Roc Nation Partnership Dolphins head coach Brian Flores and wide receiver Kenny Stills have not been on the same page when it comes to Stills speaking out about systemic racism. A couple weeks back, Flores delivered a weak-sauce admonishment when Stills criticized owner Stephen Ross’s hefty support of Donald Trump’s reele...
07:00, 2019-08-21

Brian Flores Encourages Kenny Stills To Keep Stephen Ross Criticisms Private, Like A Real Company Man In his apt criticism of team owner Stephen Ross’s support of Donald Trump, Dolphins wide receiver Kenny Stills has the truth, accuracy, and righteousness on his side—but not, it seems, his own head coach....
00:51, 2019-08-10

Mets flub 'Miracle Mets' celebration, declaring 2 players dead when they're still alive They are the New York Mets after all. During the pre-game ceremony Saturday marking the 50th anniversary of the 1969 Miracle Mets, two members of that celebrated team were listed as dead in a "we remember" montage even though they are still very much alive....
00:51, 2019-07-01

Mets Extend Olive Branch To Fans By Limiting Their Ability To Watch The Mets The Mets are a revolving door of controversy and incompetence, as the most recent New York team to win a pennant(!) has spent the past month (or two, or three...) plagued by internal anger, poor play, and a tendency to kill off ex-players before they actually die. It must be no fun to be a Mets fan ...
13:00, 2019-07-24

Mets Ninth-Inning Bullpen Implosion Special Even By Mets Standards My God, the Mets. Phew. The hell they entered Tuesday night is a special, Mets-only hell. There are excruciating losses, and then there’s watching in horror as a sure-fire victory leaps out of the bag and lays waste to the dwindling hopes of your fading season....
17:51, 2019-09-04

The Mets Bullpen Completes A Remarkable Phillies Sweep Of The Mets Stop me if you’ve heard this one before: The New York Mets lost in deeply dispiriting fashion Thursday, to finish off a gruesome series and drop eight games below .500. Things are getting pretty grim over there....
11:51, 2019-06-28

Dolphins' Brian Flores pushes Patriots principles, hopes to buck Belichick disciple trend Brian Flores is trying to bring the Patriot Way to Miami, but the former assistant is hoping to find more success than past Bill Belichick proteges.       ...
02:00, 2019-08-09

Do Not Let The Barrage Of Mets Failures Distract You From This Mets Failure When the Mets manage to make the covers of all three New York City–area tabloids, as they did on Tuesday morning, it is seldom because they’ve done something good. Some of that is because of how New York City’s tabloids work and most of it is because of how the Mets don’t work, but if the Mets are o...
01:17, 2019-05-23

Dickerson has 6 RBIs in Giants’ 11-5 win over Diamondbacks PHOENIX (AP) — Alex Dickerson had a grand slam and six RBIs in his San Francisco debut, Kevin Pillar had four RBIs and the Giants rolled over the Arizona Diamondbacks 11-5 Friday night. Dickerson, who was traded from San Diego on June 10, was called up from Triple-A Sacramento after Steven Duggar we...
07:17, 2019-06-22

Diamondbacks hit natural cycle in 10-7 win over Brewers Christian Walker hit a two-run homer to cap the first natural cycle in Arizona's history, lifting the Diamondbacks to a 10-7 win over the Milwaukee Brewers on Friday night       ...
10:17, 2019-07-20

Pillar drives in 5 as Giants top Diamondbacks 10-4 SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Kevin Pillar had four hits including a homer and drove in five runs, Madison Bumgarner pitched seven strong innings, and the San Francisco Giants beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 10-4 on Sunday. Buster Posey had three hits including a double for the Giants, who split the four-game ...
02:34, 2019-07-01

Greinke pitches Diamondbacks to 4-3 win over Giants SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Zack Greinke likes his chances of being named to the National League All-Star team Sunday. Even if it doesn’t happen, the Arizona right-hander is content keeping his road success going. Greinke pitched seven shutout innings, Eduardo Escobar hit an RBI single to break a sco...
12:34, 2019-06-30

Diamondbacks hit 4 HRs off Strasburg, beat Nationals 10-3 Ketel Marte hit two of Arizona's four solo homers off Stephen Strasburg and the Diamondbacks beat the Washington Nationals 10-3       ...
02:51, 2019-06-16

Marlins vs. Diamondbacks: Emerging ace makes this an Under The Miami Marlins are not lighting it up on offense, but they have a pitcher going on Wednesday who is doing a great job of hanging zeroes on the board. Sandy Alcantara has had the total stay Under in five of his past six starts, with none of those games topping nine total runs —......
20:51, 2019-09-18

Yankees have Diamondbacks starter on their radar While the Yankees are clearly looking to upgrade their rotation, there’s no guarantee they’ll add anyone — let alone a significant piece like San Francisco’s Madison Bumgarner or Cleveland’s Trevor Bauer, which is why they could also be interested in Arizona left-hander Robbie Ray. Tim Wilken, the D...
04:00, 2019-07-13

Diamondbacks break out of slump with 18-2 win over Giants Ildemaro Vargas had five hits and a home run, Adam Jones added four hits and a homer, and the Arizona Diamondbacks broke out of a slump in a big way by beating the San Francisco Giants 18-2        ...
09:34, 2019-05-25

Report: Las Vegas also inquired about Arizona Diamondbacks LAS VEGAS (AP) — A report says Las Vegas followed neighboring Henderson in talks with the Arizona Diamondbacks last year, possibly about moving the Major League Baseball team from Phoenix to southern Nevada. The Las Vegas Review-Journal reports it obtained documents showing the team and Las Vegas si...
18:00, 2019-09-14

Rockies vs. Diamondbacks: No runs will be scored in first inning Scoring continues to run rampant in MLB, and oddsmakers have adjusted with higher and higher game totals, first five-inning totals and 1st Inning Yes/No odds (whether or not a run will be scored in the opening inning). The inflated juice on the “Yes” proposition has made those mostly unplayable, but...
16:17, 2019-08-21

Dickerson, bullpen help Giants beat Diamondbacks 7-4 PHOENIX (AP) — Alex Dickerson had three more RBIs, and five San Francisco relievers held the Arizona Diamondbacks scoreless for five innings in the Giants’ 7-4 win Saturday night. Dickerson, who doubled twice, now has now driven in nine runs in two games after a six-RBI night on Friday. Mike Y...
11:51, 2019-06-23

Hosmer’s 2-run homer lifts Padres over Diamondbacks, 3-2 SAN DIEGO (AP) — Eric Hosmer’s two-run, opposite-field home run off Zack Greinke highlighted the three-run sixth inning that carried the San Diego Padres to a 3-2 victory against the Arizona Diamondbacks on Tuesday night. Greinke (6-2), who recorded his 2,500th career strikeout in the fourth, ...
09:17, 2019-05-22

Adams helps Nationals beat Diamondbacks 3-0 Late lineup addition Matt Adams broke a scoreless tie with a sixth-inning double and Joe Ross won his first game in more than two years when Washington opened a nine-game road trip with a 3-0 victory at Arizona       ...
18:17, 2019-08-03

Marlins vs. Diamondbacks: Arizona will fall to Miami again A solid gold toilet was stolen from Winston Churchill’s birthplace. The missing commode is said to be worth about $1.25 million, but experts say it may be as fake as OBJ’s $2 million watch. Replacements are in the works, including the sterling silver stool cutter, the bronze bowel mover and the pure...
20:51, 2019-09-18

Dickerson has 6 RBIs in Giants' 11-5 win over Diamondbacks Alex Dickerson had a grand slam and six RBIs in his San Francisco debut, Kevin Pillar had four RBIs and the Giants rolled over the Arizona Diamondbacks 11-5       ...
13:17, 2019-06-22

Benches clear at end of Diamondbacks’ 11-inning win over Dodgers LOS ANGELES — Instead of walking off with another win, the Los Angeles Dodgers walked right out onto the field to confront Archie Bradley. They were met by Bradley, Robbie Ray and the Arizona Diamondbacks, who had their own complaints about this extra-sensitive extra inning. Although no punches were...
13:51, 2019-08-10

Marte homers again as Diamondbacks rout Giants 10-4 SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Ketel Marte homered for the second consecutive day, Adam Jones had two hits and an RBI, and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the San Francisco Giants 10-4 on Saturday. Ildemaro Vargas drove in two runs and scored twice for Arizona. Adam Jones had two hits, and Kevin Cron added a do...
01:51, 2019-05-26

Marte homers, Diamondbacks sweep Giants Ketel Marte homered for the third time in three games, Eduardo Escobar had three hits, and the Arizona Diamondbacks tied a franchise record for scoring in a three-game series as they beat the San Francisco Giants 6-2 to finish a sweep        ...
04:00, 2019-05-27

Suarez, Bauer lead Reds over Diamondbacks Eugenio Suarez hit two solo home runs, including a 456-foot blast, and Trevor Bauer pitched eight strong innings to help the Cincinnati Reds to a 3-1 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Sunday in Phoenix....
08:17, 2019-09-16

Diamondbacks vs. Rockies: Colorado’s pitching will be it’s undoing The Arizona Diamondbacks enter their series with the Colorado Rockies as the second-best team in the National League over their past 11 games, going 8-3 in that stretch. The Rockies are coming off a four-game series against the San Diego Padres in which they blew two leads of three or more runs in n...
03:17, 2019-06-19

The Diamondbacks To Host “Pride Night” vs. Giants PHOENIX — In celebration of Pride Month, the D-backs will host Pride Night tomorrow at the D-backs vs. Giants game at Chase Field.  We’ll have more on News 4 Tucson at 6 & 10 p.m. “Pride Night” Diamondbacks shirts are available. Fans are able to purchase a Pride Pack, which i...
23:34, 2019-06-20

Rockies vs. Diamondbacks: Zack Greinke will stay hot Holiday bonus. NHL and NBA finals are set. Quick picks: Bruins are hoping to join the Red Sox and Patriots and become Boston’s third reigning champion. Unless you are from Beantown that’s hard to stomach. Blues over Bruins in seven. And the Warriors over the Raptors in six unless Stephen Curry steps...
19:00, 2019-05-27

Brewers' Woodruff leaves in 4th inning against Diamondbacks Milwaukee Brewers All-Star right-hander has left his start against the Arizona Diamondbacks in the fourth inning with an abdominal injury       ...
00:51, 2019-07-22

Romine's blast helps Yankees defeat Diamondbacks Austin Romine hit a go-ahead two-run homer with two outs in the seventh inning as the New York Yankees beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 7-5 Wednesday afternoon at Yankee Stadium....
03:34, 2019-08-01

McMahon drives in 3, Rockies rally past Diamondbacks 6-4 PHOENIX (AP) — Ryan McMahon hit a tiebreaking, two-run double in the seventh inning to make up for a costly error, and the Colorado Rockies added on in a 6-4 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Wednesday night. McMahon had three hits and three RBIs. Jon Gray (7-5) held the Diamondbacks to one earne...
07:17, 2019-06-20

Marlins traded a promising rookie pitcher to Diamondbacks The Miami Marlins traded a promising rookie pitcher for a prospect they hailed as their shortstop of the future       ...
01:34, 2019-08-01

Phillies vs. Diamondbacks: Zach Eflin will shut down Arizona Who said it? “Things are going according to plan.” Was it Bill de Blasio commenting on his presidential run or Team Thailand’s head coach after getting pummeled 13-0 by Team USA at the Women’s World Cup? Not sure whose campaign is more pathetic. The Phillies, once comfortably ahead in the NL East, h...
22:34, 2019-06-12

Moustakas homers, Brewers rally to beat Diamondbacks 8-3 Mike Moustakas hit a three-run homer in the eighth inning and the Milwaukee Brewers scored six runs after Zack Greinke left to beat the Diamondbacks 8-3       ...
05:51, 2019-07-21

Hosmer's 2-run homer lifts Padres over Diamondbacks, 3-2 Eric Hosmer's two-run, opposite-field home run off Zack Greinke highlighted the three-run sixth inning that carried the San Diego Padres to a 3-2 victory against the Arizona Diamondbacks        ...
07:00, 2019-05-22

Rookie Young outpitches Lynn as Diamondbacks top Rangers 9-2 Rookie Alex Young outpitched Lance Lynn, the major leagues' leading winner, as the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Texas Rangers 9-2       ...
07:17, 2019-07-17

Diamondbacks vs. Cardinals: Zack Greinke will pick up where he left off Locking your doors may not be enough. U.S. women’s soccer star Allie Long had her New York “Key to the City” stolen when she and the team appeared Wednesday at the ESPYS in LA. The key, which opens nothing but photo ops for Mayor Bill de Blasio, will be replaced. The D’backs are not going......
16:51, 2019-07-14

Balk plates tiebreaking run, lifts Diamondbacks over Dodgers A balk by Dodgers reliever Yimi Garcia sent home the tiebreaking run in the bottom of the eighth inning and helped the Arizona Diamondbacks to a 5-4 win over Los Angeles       ...
16:17, 2019-08-31

Diamondbacks vs. Giants: Merrill Kelly will rebound vs. San Fran Daredevil Nik Wallenda walks a tightrope between Times Square buildings Sunday night. New Yorkers know Times Square is a lot safer 25 stories up than it is at street level. D’backs lost ground this week in the wild-card chase. Dropped their fifth straight heading into Saturday’s late game. They host...
19:34, 2019-06-23

Opinion: Brian Flores’ short-term pain with Miami Dolphins includes long-term ramifications Miami will have seven picks in the first three rounds in April and more extra picks the year after to go with fat salary cap room. Talent is coming.       ...
01:51, 2019-09-20

Greinke and 4 relievers lead Diamondbacks past Blue Jays 6-0 TORONTO (AP) — Zack Greinke got an extra day off after being slowed by a stiff neck in his last start. It paid off as he came out strong against the struggling Toronto Blue Jays. Greinke and four relievers combined on a five-hitter, Alex Avila and Kevin Cron hit solo home runs and the Arizona Diamon...
02:34, 2019-06-09

Votto, VanMeter go deep, Reds beat sinking Diamondbacks 4-3 Joey Votto and Josh VanMeter homered, Luis Castillo pitched five solid innings and the Cincinnati Reds beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 4-3       ...
09:34, 2019-09-14

Diamondbacks’ mindset puts Yankees in middle of Robbie Ray sweepstakes As general managers across MLB hang on to hope that they may not have to sell before the July 31 trade deadline, at least one is facing reality. That may be good news for the Yankees, who could be interested in Diamondbacks starter Robbie Ray, the lefty whose general manager sounds like he’s l...
17:51, 2019-07-23

Arizona Diamondbacks have been historically average this season, still contending for postseason One particular Arizona Diamondbacks stat is sticking out — which is ironic because it's about the Diamondbacks' inability to stick out. In fact, the team is historically mediocre....
22:00, 2019-08-30

Arizona Diamondbacks star thinks it would be 'hassle' if he threw no-hitter Arizona Diamondbacks star Zack Greinke is not known for wanting the spotlight for much of anything and that notion even rang truer Thursday when he was asked about throwing a no-hitter....
19:17, 2019-06-14

Dyson's defense helps Diamondbacks hold off Giants, 6-4 Arizona outfielder Jarrod Dyson made a pair of stellar defensive plays in the sixth inning after Eduardo Escobar scored the go-ahead run on a wild pitch, and the Diamondbacks held on to beat the San Francisco Giants 6-4       ...
12:34, 2019-08-27

Diamondbacks top Phils, gain ground in wild-card race Zac Gallen threw five scoreless innings and helped himself with a run-scoring sacrifice bunt in his Arizona Diamondbacks debut, leading them to a 6-1 win over the Philadelphia Phillies       ...
12:51, 2019-08-08

Arizona Diamondbacks lose to Cardinals 5-2; Goldschmidt homers for Cards SAINT LOUIS (AP) – Adam Wainwright made the most of a couple of extra days of rest. Paul Goldschmidt homered, Wainwright pitched seven scoreless innings, and the St. Louis Cardinals held on to beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 5-2 on Sunday. The Arizona Diamondbacks lost against the Saint Louis C...
08:17, 2019-07-15

Dolphins coach Brian Flores says playing Jay-Z songs during practice meant to 'challenge' Kenny Stills Miami Dolphins coach Brian Flores wanted to 'challenge' receiver Kenny Stills by playing eight consecutive Jay-Z songs during a recent practice.       ...
01:17, 2019-08-24

MLB power rankings: Surging Diamondbacks in great shape for wild-card run With just three weeks left in the regular, season the Diamondbacks are on fire and have a chance to claim an NL wild-card spot.       ...
17:00, 2019-09-09

Diamondbacks Plunge Into The Depths Of The Seven Hells, Discover Agonizing New Way To Lose A Ballgame If a walk-off win is exciting, and a walk-off walk is peculiar and charming, what is a walk-off walk, walk, walk, walk, walk? Perhaps something too grotesque to even imagine, let alone witness with your own eyes? Let’s find out....
01:00, 2019-07-04

Astros to acquire former Cy Young Award winner Zack Greinke from Diamondbacks The Houston Astros have agreed to acquire veteran starting pitcher Zack Greinke from the Arizona Diamondbacks in exchange for four Minor League prospects....
00:17, 2019-08-01

Were images of Arizona Diamondbacks' potential new stadium leaked by architectural firm? An architectural firm might have offered a sneak peek at what the home of the Arizona Diamondbacks could look like.        ...
18:17, 2019-05-21

Watch: Cody Bellinger hits two home runs in Dodgers' walk-off win over Diamondbacks Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Cody Bellinger hit two home runs, including a game-winning blast in the 10th inning, to give the Dodgers their fifth straight walk-off victory at Dodgers Stadium....
15:51, 2019-07-04

Fantasy Baseball Trade Deadline Roundup: Diamondbacks acquire Zac Gallen in stunner Zac Gallen is on the move, and Corey Dickerson could be back to Fantasy relevance. Chris Towers rounds up the trade deadline moves for Fantasy players...
22:00, 2019-07-31

Watch: Paul Goldschmidt tags homer vs. former team, Cardinals beat Diamondbacks Paul Goldschmidt hit 209 home runs in his eight-year tenure with the Arizona Diamondbacks, but his first against his former club during the St. Louis Cardinals most-recent win....
19:17, 2019-07-15

Deadspin Fake Steve Berthiaume Twitter Account Leads To Random Family Crashing Diamondbacks’ Booth D Deadspin Fake Steve Berthiaume Twitter Account Leads To Random Family Crashing Diamondbacks’ Booth During Game | Splinter This Union Guy Is Talking Some Real Hardcore Shit | Jezebel Somebody Bought a Damn $400,000 Ring at Costco | The Root Dear NBA, If You’re Reading This It’s Too Late to Stop Drake...
22:51, 2019-05-31

Dolphins building toward Flores' 'high expectations' The Miami Dolphins have wrapped up their offseason drills, and the workouts provided cause for encouragement        ...
22:51, 2019-06-06

Fantasy Baseball Trade Deadline Roundup: Diamondbacks acquire Zac Gallen in stunner; Nicholas Castellanos, Scooter Gennett also on the move Zac Gallen is on the move, and Corey Dickerson could be back to Fantasy relevance. Chris Towers and Scott White round up the trade deadline moves for Fantasy players...
01:51, 2019-08-01

Which Is Less Impossible: Scoring In An NBA Game, Getting A Hit In An MLB Game, Or Getting A First Down In An NFL Game? As often happens when you work with highly opinionated idiots, the Deadspin staff got into a lengthy argument yesterday over, what else, a Twitter question:...
16:00, 2019-08-30

Free PS4 Game Update: Download a huge new PlayStation game and PS Plus bundle Today Dauntless is a fantastic new free game available to play on the PS4 without needing PS Plus. But if you have got an active PlayStation Plus subscription, you can also grab some excellent freebies....
10:00, 2019-06-01

New Fallout game revealed ahead of E3 2019: Bethesda's best game gets a sequel - sort of Bethesda could be about to stealth drop a game at E3 2019 - here's everything you need to know about a potential new game incoming from the publisher....
22:00, 2019-06-02

This addictive 'Game of Thrones' smartphone game will let you give the series a brand-new ending "Reigns: Game of Thrones"/Devolver Digital "Reigns: Game of Thrones" is a strategy game that lets players rule Westeros from the Iron Throne with one of nine rulers. Much like the show, the ruler's decision-making is constantly put to the test, and mismanaging the kingdom could lead to death &mdash...
14:51, 2019-05-21

Skillz teams up with IGDA to introduce new game makers to game developer chapters Mobile esports company Skillz has joined with the International Game Developers Association (IGDA) to empower game developers by connecting them.Read More...
19:51, 2019-09-12

Video game accessories let you fine tune the feel, sound and seat of your game New controllers aren't the only driver of the multibillion-dollar video game accessory market. There's chairs and even drinks from game company Razer.       ...
16:17, 2019-08-13

Give Your Game Nights New Life With Amazon's Prime Day Board Game Deals While there isn’t a big, advertised board game sale this Prime Day, a bunch of popular games are individually discounted for Prime members. The best ones we’ve seen are below, but I’ll give a special shoutout to Ticket to Ride - Europe, which features some mechanics not present in the North American...
17:34, 2019-07-15

Game Seer Venture Partners will invest $11.1 million in game projects Started by game veterans, Game Seer is a new $11.1 million venture capital fund focused on funding PC and console game projects across the globe.Read More...
22:51, 2019-09-16

PS5 Game Update is BAD news for Xbox Scarlett as PlayStation prepare new game for next-gen The Blood and Truth Developers SIE London Studio have recently put out job positions at the studio, could they be staffing the team for their next VR title....
03:17, 2019-07-21

I Love When Video Game Music Is So Good I Forget To Actually Play The Game One of my favorite games of the last several years is Facepalm Games’ The Swapper. I like it for a lot of reasons: it’s got this beautiful stop-motion clay art style, an immediately compelling hook in the titular Swapper, a gun that lets you clone yourself and zap your consciousness between those cl...
18:34, 2019-07-03

Kevin Durant a game-time decision for Warriors in NBA Finals Game 5 Golden State's Kevin Durant – for the first time in NBA Finals – is a game-time decision for Game 5 against Toronto on Monday.       ...
19:51, 2019-06-10

‘Every Game You Like Is Built on the Backs of Workers.’ Video Game Creators Are Burned Out and Desperate for Change Spending on video games and related equipment reached an all-time high last year, with Americans shelling out $42 billion to immerse themselves in virtual worlds where they can steal cars, shoot cowboys, and fight Nazis with abandon. But as tens of thousands of video game fans and creators gather in...
12:34, 2019-06-11

Massive E3 Leak Reveals From Software Game With George R.R. Martin, New Tales Game, Ni no Kuni Remastered A security flaw on publisher Bandai Namco’s website has led to a major new E3 leak that reveals three new games: the rumored From Software-George R.R. Martin collaboration, a new Tales game, and Ni no Kuni remastered....
09:00, 2019-06-08

History’s Game Changers: Inside the Video Game Wars — A romp through gaming’s early days Game Changers: Inside the Video Game Wars is a documentary airing soon on the History Channel that captures the great moments of the dawn of video games.Read More...
18:51, 2019-06-07

Apple's ground game versus Google's long game As Android has failed to expand far beyond smartphones, Apple has fortified a device ecosystem around pillars of related operating systems. Google sees AI as its wrecking ball....
04:34, 2019-06-18

Kent State cancels women's field hockey game for football game fireworks, school apologizes Kent State officials canceled a women's field hockey game between Temple and Maine on Saturday so the school could set up a fireworks display.       ...
18:51, 2019-09-11

Amazing story, amazing game: Raptors' Pascal Siakam plays the hero in Game 1 win Pascal Siakam's amazing story has carried him from Cameroon and a Basketball Without Borders camp to hero status in a Game 1 win in the NBA Finals        ...
10:34, 2019-05-31

Ratings for Game 2 of NBA Finals up a bit over Game 1 NEW YORK (AP) — Ratings for Game 2 of the NBA Finals were slightly higher than the numbers for Game 1 of the title series between Toronto and Golden State. The Warriors’ win on Sunday night drew a 10.2 overnight rating, up a bit from the 10.1 rating for Game 1. Ratings will likely remain down ...
19:34, 2019-06-03

The Refs Might Have Mishandled The Game Clock, But Mack Brown And UNC Mishandled The Game After struggling to get anything going offensively for a majority of the game, UNC scored 18 unanswered points in the second half to cut a 21-point Wake Forest lead down to three on Friday. The Tar Heels then forced the Demon Deacons to settle for a field goal, which capped off a drive that left jus...
23:17, 2019-09-14

Iron Maiden sue video game company for $2m over Ion Maiden game Band argue that game ‘is attempting to trade off on Iron Maiden’s notoriety’ and is confusing customersIron Maiden are suing video game company 3D Realms over the game Ion Maiden, which they describe as an “incredibly blatant” infringement on their trademark.The lawsuit, which demands $2m (£1.58m) i...
13:17, 2019-05-30

Mets probably don’t have another run in them The ball exploded off Victor Caratini’s bat in the seventh inning, the same way it had about 90 minutes earlier, and there went the ballgame — and quite possibly the Mets’ season — sailing into Citi Field’s right-field porch. Jacob deGrom, following in the footsteps of Marcus Stroman and Noah Synder...
11:34, 2019-08-30

The Mets at Midseason: Can They Dig Their Way Out? It was a trying first half in Queens — with a few bright spots. Manager Mickey Callaway has continued to express optimism, but his club has plenty of questions to answer....
13:17, 2019-07-12

The Mets bullpen could soon look very different No bullpen in baseball has looked worse than the Mets’ over the past month. At least it could soon look different. Jeurys Familia took the mound Friday night for the first time since being placed on the injured list on June 18 with a Bennett Lesion in his right shoulder, and threw 1 ¹/₃ innings......
05:00, 2019-06-30

Mets are in a race and all that comes with it Here is the difference between an afternoon of fun and an afternoon of fury: A simple flick of the wrists, a baseball colliding with the beefy part of a bat, then soaring off toward the distant M&M’s and W.B. Mason signs in left field. A 2-0 game becomes a 6-0 game, and eventually an 11-1......
07:17, 2019-09-13

What 1969 Mets are up to now This is part of a series honoring the 50th anniversary of the 1969 Miracle Mets. Here’s a look at where they are now: Gil Hodges Manager After managing two more seasons with the Mets after the magical 1969 run, Hodges died suddenly of a heart attack on Easter Sunday in 1972 at the age of......
07:51, 2019-06-28

One ‘tough hop,’ and it was all over the Mets PHILADELPHIA — For a second, it looked like Seth Lugo had done just enough to escape the seventh inning while hanging onto the lead. But Tomas Nido could not do the same for Lugo’s curveball in the dirt. Scott Kingery struck out, but reached first on the wild pitch, which opened the door for Lugo......
19:34, 2019-06-27

Xbox Live Gold FREE Game Download: Get this Xbox One free game all weekend on Microsoft! This weekend, Microsoft and Xbox are continuing their trend of providing players with titles to try out and play - here's what you need to know about GRIP: Combat Racing...
12:51, 2019-07-06

An Amazin’ Month for the Mets It seems like yesterday the Mets were deader than dead. Suddenly, they are the talk of baseball — even more so than that other pretty good team that plays in the Bronx....
00:17, 2019-08-13

Let’s take this Mets dream to the next level Pete Alonso is right, of course. He wasn’t being brash the other night, caught up in the giddy rush of a winning streak. He wasn’t speaking merely with the unknowing enthusiasm of youth (although, sure, maybe there was a dash of naïveté in his words; no capital crime in that). This was after one of....
11:00, 2019-08-13

Mets managed to get it done, but it’s never easy PHOENIX — The Mets can’t hang with the Dodgers, but they can beat the mediocre teams and that is a start. Nothing comes easy for this team. After losing three of four in Los Angeles, the Mets blew a two-run lead Friday night against the Diamondbacks. Trailing by a run in the eighth, however, they......
22:17, 2019-06-01

Mets must be more than Pete Alonso, or it’s over The crowd stood and rocked Citi Field, the theme to “The Natural” mixing in to create a soundtrack of hope, appreciation, euphoria. Pete Alonso had turned the first pitch of the bottom of the fourth — a 92 mph Yu Darvish fastball — into history. The Polar Bear outdoing a Cub. Alonso went 402 feet......
10:34, 2019-08-28

Consider The Possibility That The Mets Will Never Lose Again On Thursday, July 25, the Mets beat the San Diego Padres 4-0 at home behind Jacob deGrom, which improved their record to 47-55 on the season. Since then, the Mets have lost once and won 10 times. It is true that the Mets have done this against what have lately been some of the worst teams in basebal...
02:34, 2019-08-07

Monster Mets win comes with some bad news PITTSBURGH — Robinson Cano finally got hot — and then he got hurt. So on a day the Mets destroyed the Pirates 13-2 at PNC Park to continue their recent torrid play, there was Cano leaving the game with a strained left hamstring, all but ensuring he will be placed on the injured list for......
03:17, 2019-08-05

The Mets' Plague Doctors Are At It Again The latest string of updates about the quad injury that’s hounding Mets second baseman Robinson Cano are so familiar that it’s hard to absorb them without feeling intense déjà vu. Let me assure you that this is not news you have read before, or a memory from some past life bubbling to the surface of...
05:51, 2019-06-10

Mets won’t be able to get away with spackling over problems Just enough spackle can create a beautiful illusion. Too much spackle, though? Eventually, those cracks prevail. So told the tale of your Mets, whose four-game winning streak came to a jarring end Friday night with a roller-coaster, 9-8 loss at Citi Field to the terrible Tigers — who halted a nine-g...
12:00, 2019-05-25

Mets now need Robinson Cano more than ever WASHINGTON — On his final batting practice swing Tuesday night Robinson Cano lifted a high fly to dead center field at Nationals Park that nearly hit the “W’’ about 430 feet from home plate. His first at-bat of the season resulted in a home run near that spot against Max Scherzer. That is the Cano.....
06:51, 2019-09-04

Mets’ new reality is sadly here This was, in its way, as bad a harbinger of what’s to come for the Mets as anything else. There was no drama this time, no tragic plot twist tinged with a little sitcom. There never was a lead to blow: early, late, in-between. Most of the energy in evidence on the field was generated......
08:51, 2019-07-04

Marlins Keep the Mets Reeling Miami’s Caleb Smith (5-4) pitched six innings, allowing two unearned runs and three hits. He struck out six and worked around a season-high five walks....
05:51, 2019-07-13

Suddenly the best Mets are the anonymous ones It was an inning that showed you exactly where the Mets are at these days and why, when they should be concerned about their immediate future, they’re heading to Los Angeles bursting with new-found confidence. The fourth inning at Citi Field against the Tigers on Sunday afternoon showed why the Mets...
09:34, 2019-05-27

Second chance was as bad as the first for Mets’ closer Less than 24 hours later, it didn’t get any better for Edwin Diaz. After blowing a two-run lead in the top of the ninth inning Thursday night in a game that was subsequently suspended, the Mets’ closer doubled down on the damage and gave up the go-ahead run in the top of the 10th after......
16:17, 2019-06-15

Terry Collins gets another job with the Mets Terry Collins is returning to the Mets’ organization, The Post’s Joel Sherman reported. Collins will be coming back as a senior adviser for player personnel. The 70-year-old Collins led the Mets to the 2015 World Series and is the franchise’s longest-tenured manager, with a record of 551-583 over se...
18:51, 2019-09-12

Mets’ bullpen did everything it could to blow it again The closest thing the Mets have had to a reliable bullpen option these last few weeks nearly became their downfall. And, for the second game in three, so did Edwin Diaz. But somehow, some way, Seth Lugo escaped a bases-loaded eighth inning without giving up a run. Somehow, some way, Diaz escaped a n...
12:17, 2019-06-16

Spring All-Mets 2019 As it has on other social issues in the past, college sports’ governing body should stop staging championships in states with restrictive abortion laws....
05:17, 2019-06-12

In-depth look at just how bad the Mets’ bullpen has been The Mets imploded in the ninth inning on Thursday in Philadelphia, and its something fans have become used to this season. The not-so-Amazins have blown a major league worst 20 saves this year — and they haven’t even lost every game that included a blown save. Everyone from Edwin Diaz to Jeurys Fami...
07:51, 2019-06-28

No Thor, no Wheeler, no Mets Here we go again. At last year’s trade deadline, I authored a post “No deGrom, No Thor, No Mets”.  During the current trade deadline, we hear about how the Yankees are interested once again in the Mets’ Noah “Thor” Syndergaard as well as Zack Wheeler (currently on...
08:17, 2019-08-01

Mets’ Guillorme even surprises himself: ‘Don’t hit many of those’ It took Luis Guillorme 100 at-bats to belt his first major league home run, but even the little-used utility man joined his teammates in providing another dramatic blast Friday night to a Mets’ season suddenly full of them. Guillorme’s first career homer provided the tying run in the eighth inning, ...
08:00, 2019-08-11

We’re about to find out the truth about these Mets There comes a time during every season when a team has to stand its ground and prove whether it’s building something special or playing out another regular season that won’t lead to the playoffs. The Mets may be reaching that crossroads. A disastrous eighth inning Friday night at Citi Field helped t...
12:17, 2019-06-08

Getting to know Mets revelation J.D. Davis Steve Serby takes some time for a Q&A with J.D. Davis, the surprising slugger who has been a key piece to the Mets’ revival: Q: What are your career goals? A: For one, I want to win a Gold Glove at third base. I think that would put a little bit of frosting on the......
02:34, 2019-08-11

Mets Need to Take a Padres-Style Leap The Mets and Padres are both struggling, but the Padres’ decision to give Manny Machado a $300 million deal in the off-season was the kind of bold stroke the team in Queens needs to emulate....
16:00, 2019-07-24

Mets stun Doolittle, Nationals in 8th for 6-1 win NEW YORK (AP) — Juan Lagares hit a go-ahead, three-run double off Washington closer Sean Doolittle, Rajai Davis capped the six-run eighth inning with a three-run homer in his first at-bat for the Mets and New York rallied to beat the Nationals 6-1 Wednesday night. Max Scherzer stranded seven runners...
05:34, 2019-05-23

Wheeler, Mets top Tigers 4-3 for 6th win in 7 games Zack Wheeler pitched into the eighth inning, Todd Frazier delivered a clever push bunt and the New York Mets kept up their run of comebacks, beating the Detroit Tigers 4-3 for their sixth win in seven games        ...
23:01, 2019-05-26

Seth Lugo gets it done for Mets in first at-bat of 2019 DENVER — Seth Lugo figured extended duty was almost a certainty for him Wednesday given the Mets’ schedule. But Lugo couldn’t have anticipated it unfolding in quite this manner. In addition to recording the final six outs in the 7-4 victory over the Rockies, the right-hander batted in the ninth inni...
06:34, 2019-09-19

The Mets suddenly -- shockingly! -- can do no wrong A day after New York didn't trade Zack Wheeler (or anyone else), he spun a beauty as the Mets' unexpected resurgence rolled on. How long can it last?...
01:51, 2019-08-02

What Mets are showing fans even though dream is likely over “The answer is … four?” — Thornton Melon, “Back to School” DENVER — Yes, after the Mets’ 6-1 defeat of the Rockies on Tuesday night at Coors Field, combined with the Cubs’ 4-2 loss to the Reds over in Wrigley Field, the Mets’ miracle fantasy rests at four. Four games separate the Mets from bot...
10:51, 2019-09-18

Mets are pressing all of the magical buttons right now The only question was whether it would land fair, but Todd Frazier crushed this fastball so darn hard it never had a chance to hook foul. Home run. Tie game. And just like that, the close-to-sellout crowd at Citi Field was celebrating in the ninth inning Friday, evoking memories of the Mets’ postsea...
13:51, 2019-08-10

What The Hell Did The Mets Do To Edwin Díaz? You hear things. Rumblings and dark intimations, whispers that skitter down corridors on ghostly little feet. People say that there’s something there, something hard to name, some kind of power. Something that doesn’t listen or bargain or play by the rules that hold the rest of us fast, something st...
11:00, 2019-07-09

Robinson Cano’s Mets season isn’t over yet Robinson Cano’s season is not dead yet. The Mets’ second baseman and his torn left hamstring took early batting practice Wednesday before the team continued its series with the Indians. If Cano arrives back at Citi Field on Thursday feeling good, he will “run a little bit,” manager Mickey Callaway s...
08:17, 2019-08-22

Mets rally for 4 in 9th, rock Nats 7-6 for 7th win in row Todd Frazier clobbered a tying, three-run homer and Michael Conforto then lined a game-ending single as the New York Mets stormed back in the ninth inning to stun the Washington Nationals 7-6 for their seventh straight win       ...
15:34, 2019-08-10

Mets can’t even win one for the 1969 miracle team Not even a visit from the Miracle Mets can fix things in Queens. After the Mets rallied from a three-run deficit — and took the lead thanks to a hit by Robinson Cano — their disastrous bullpen cost them again in a 5-4 loss to Atlanta on Saturday. Seth Lugo was the main culprit, as......
05:00, 2019-06-30

Jacob deGrom demonstrates just how much Mets need him Jacob deGrom had that Cy Young look again Monday night. The look that he would not be defeated. Wins have been so tough to come by for deGrom the past two years, with only 10 last season despite a 1.70 ERA. His masterpiece against the Diamondbacks moved his record to 9-8 as the Mets came......
12:00, 2019-09-10

The Mets’ magical run has all led up to this series with the Nationals Michael Conforto is among the handful of Mets who actually remembers what it’s like to play in a big series for the team this late in the season. There was the improbable push to the postseason in 2016, when the Mets won 27 of their final 40 games to secure a National League wild-card spot.......
07:51, 2019-08-09

Where Mets and Phillies go from here after ugly first half Saturday night’s Phillies-Mets showdown in the NL East (Fox, 7:15 p.m.) gives us a chance to update disappointing campaigns for both teams from a market perspective. Backers of each would be down money this season if they supported their favorites every time out. Entering the series … — Philadelphia...
21:51, 2019-07-06

Edwin Diaz gets it right for Mets after four-out letdown Edwin Diaz’s first blown save with his new team didn’t sit well. He was hoping for a chance right away to make up for it. “No closer ever wants to give up the tying run or the lead run,” he said after closing out the team’s 4-3 win over the Tigers at Citi Field on......
09:34, 2019-05-27

Mets may have to get creative with Jed Lowrie’s rehab PHILADELPHIA — Jed Lowrie’s progression hasn’t put him in the conversation for addition to the Mets roster quite yet. The veteran infielder, who still hasn’t played a game for the Mets this season because of various injuries, remained at Triple-A Syracuse on a minor league rehab assignment where he ...
11:17, 2019-09-02

Ryu dominant again, Dodgers blank Mets 2-0 Hyun-Jin Ryu pitched four-hit ball into the eighth inning of his latest dominant outing, leading the Los Angeles Dodgers to a 2-0 win over the New York Mets        ...
10:34, 2019-05-31

Michael Conforto becoming a Mets’ force again Michael Conforto returned from the injured list on May 26. Finally, he may truly be back. After initially struggling in his return from a concussion, Conforto has reached base in nine straight games following his two-run homer in the Mets’ rain-suspended tied game (4-4) against the Cardinals o...
13:51, 2019-06-14

Mets outlast Tigers in 13 thanks to another unlikely hero Juan Lagares one day. Carlos Gomez the next. Now Tomas Nido. The Mets’ offensive heroes have been as unpredictable as the weather. The defensive-minded backup catcher was the latest to send the injury-riddled Mets to a victory in their final at-bat, drilling a solo homer to right-center field in a 5...
05:17, 2019-05-26

At Intermission, the Mets Stagger off the Stage The Mets end the first half of the season with another loss and a 40-50 record that suggests little reason for optimism. But the manager isn’t giving up....
04:17, 2019-07-08

Jay Bruce is sounding a lot like a Mets killer Jay Bruce cracked a smile as the New York reporters walked his way. The former Met knew what was coming after another big performance against his old team in the stadium he called home for parts of three seasons. “There’s no hard feelings,” the Phillies’ left fielder insisted, after bashing two home...
09:17, 2019-07-08

The lineup combination Mets never saw coming Jed Lowrie remains stashed in Florida, perhaps in the witness protection program under the name Ivan, which appropriately enough would give him the initials “IL.” The Mets signed the veteran infielder last offseason as part of their flexibility plan, which would allow manager Mickey Callaway to rota...
21:51, 2019-06-11

Report: Mets shopping RHP Wheeler The New York Mets have started trade conversations with the Boston Red Sox revolving around right-hander Zack Wheeler, the New York Post reported Monday....
13:51, 2019-07-09

MLB roundup: Nats shock Mets with 7-run 9th Kurt Suzuki's three-run, walk-off home run capped a seven-run ninth inning and lifted the host Washington Nationals to a stunning 11-10 win over the New York Mets on Tuesday....
14:51, 2019-09-04

Prepare the 2019 Mets’ eulogy The people told you all you needed to know. There were 37,054 of them at Citi Field on a mostly sunny Sunday, less than a week shy of summer, and they were trying their best to honor the calendar. This is still supposed to be a time of hope, of optimism, of looking forward. The......
01:34, 2019-06-17

Mets could use more days like this from Robinson Cano WASHINGTON — What do you know, Robinson Cano gave the Mets’ offense the lift it needed in Wednesday’s much-needed win over the Nationals. Cano was on base in all four plate appearances and hit his 11th home run of the season in the fourth inning of the Mets’ 8-4 win at Nationals Park. The home......
12:51, 2019-09-05

Mets have only one way out of Edwin Diaz wreck The Mets don’t have any plans to demote struggling Edwin Diaz to the minors, or even relegate him to an ever lower-leverage role. But it sure sounds as if they would if they could. “At this point, the way we’re set up, we really can’t afford to do that,” Mickey Callaway said as the Mets......
17:17, 2019-08-13

How Joe Panik turned his career around with Mets If Joe Panik had played to his career numbers on the back of his baseball card, the Giants likely wouldn’t have released him this month. Only nine games into his Mets career, the second baseman has rediscovered some of the bat control that made him a tough out at the start of his major league......
07:51, 2019-08-20

The scenario in which Mets could make run at Joe Panik Welcome to Panik Citi? The Mets, eyeing a potential upgrade at second base with Robinson Cano sidelined by a torn left hamstring, have preliminary interest in Joe Panik, according to an industry source. Panik, a former St. John’s standout who grew up in Hopewell Junction, N.Y., was placed on waivers...
19:17, 2019-08-08

Mets apologize after confrontation with reporter Mets manager Mickey Callaway and pitcher Jason Vargas were involved in a clubhouse incident with a Newsday reporter after Sunday's 5-3 loss to the Cubs....
06:00, 2019-06-24

Jason Vargas gives Mets what they need in return from IL Jason Vargas hadn’t pitched in nearly three weeks, and fans were fed up with him before the game’s first at-bat was through. Vargas threw his first pitch wide. His second, too. The third was deemed low. When the oft-injured, oft-struggling southpaw finally fired a strike, the Saturday afternoon crow...
05:17, 2019-05-26

A Mets selloff looks inevitable — but is it in the right hands? ATLANTA — The Mets’ Now or Never Tour got off to a pathetic start. No surprise there. These Mets don’t deserve to be on the same field as the Braves. At this rate, there will be lots of changes in player personnel for these much-less-than-mediocre Mets. Team management stood their ground and kept co...
16:34, 2019-06-18

J.D. Davis dismisses possible Mets concern KANSAS CITY, Mo. — J.D. Davis’ said his right calf wasn’t bothering him, but his motions on the bases after delivering a pinch-hit, game-tying single for the Mets in the seventh inning Sunday triggered an alarm. “We were thinking of leaving him in left field and letting him play out there. He says h...
12:00, 2019-08-19

How Joe Panik turned his season around with Mets If Joe Panik had played to his career numbers on the back of his baseball card, the Giants likely wouldn’t have released him this month. Only nine games into his Mets career, the second baseman has rediscovered some of the bat control that made him a tough out at the start of his major league......
17:17, 2019-08-20

Mets may be wrecked after this heartbreaking loss WASHINGTON — Train wreck. Disaster struck the Mets in Tuesday’s ninth inning, the likes of which may resonate until the season’s conclusion as manager Mickey Callaway’s beleaguered bunch attempts to remain relevant. Kurt Suzuki slugged a three-run, walk-off homer against Edwin Diaz, lifting the Nati...
06:51, 2019-09-04

Mets’ Robinson Cano is ‘sad’ but that may soon change Robinson Cano spent two weeks as a spectator, even traveling cross-country with the Mets so he wouldn’t feel dissociated from the team. Tuesday night he is hoping to be an active participant again, as Cano said he expects to be activated from the injured list to face the Giants at Citi Field. “I am ...
11:51, 2019-06-04

Mets’ path to playoffs isn’t in their favor The chatter around the Mets has been their schedule: From the release of next year’s slate to how soft their recent run has been. Now it’s going to be how tough their stretch run is, starting Tuesday with a three-game road set at National League East-leading Atlanta. “Yeah, for sure. I’ve already be...
11:00, 2019-08-13

Phillies RF Harper out of lineup vs. Mets Philadelphia Phillies right fielder Bryce Harper was held out of the starting lineup for Saturday's game against the host New York Mets, one day after he was hit by a pitch on the right hand....
11:34, 2019-09-08

Don’t ignore lessons from the 1969 Mets Perfect timing! Amid the now-daily reminiscences of the “Miracle Mets” of 1969, the red-hot 2019 Mets open a three-game series Tuesday night in Atlanta. The Braves were New York’s NLCS victim 50 years ago on the way to an unforgettable world championship. Those ’69 Mets provide a valuable reminder a...
17:17, 2019-08-13

The Mets have to cave to Noah Syndergaard for now The talented, tall, blonde right-hander hated pitching to the offense-first catcher. The numbers backed up his contention that the pairing was ineffective. The preference was the strong defender who could not hit. So as much as Joe Girardi disliked the concept of personal catchers, the then-Yankees ...
20:17, 2019-09-11

The Mets’ playoff chances are skyrocketing For all of the laughing over Brodie Van Wagenen’s trade deadline strategy, maybe — just maybe — he had the right idea in mind. If nothing else, he’s made things interesting. Last week, the Mets’ playoff chances stood at 3.9 percent on Fangraphs, a season low, and Van Wa...
02:34, 2019-08-02

What’s driving Mets’ new pitching coach to keep at it CHICAGO — The one constant in baseball is change. In personnel and approach. The Mets moved Dave Eiland out as pitching coach Thursday and now 82-year-old Phil Regan is trying to point the team’s pitchers in the right direction. On Friday, Regan got his first win in his new role, as the Mets held on...
22:51, 2019-06-22

Jeff McNeil is going quiet when Mets need him most Jeff McNeil was lost for words following the Mets’ 3-2 loss to the Dodgers on Sunday night. He sat motionless in front of his locker, still dressed in his uniform, while the rest of his teammates got a head start on packing for their series in Colorado. His face revealed just how draining the series...
07:51, 2019-09-16

Royals Escape a Mets Threat in the 9th Noah Syndergaard had pitched at least seven innings in five straight starts, but that streak ended as he allowed two runs on five hits through six innings....
12:17, 2019-08-17

Mets need this to be just the beginning for Michael Conforto In his heart, Michael Conforto believed he’d swung the bat well already. This was certainly a matter of personal interpretation. Twice, he’d grounded into inning-ending 4-6-3 double plays, one that merited preservation in the scorecard behind yellow highlight ink. Once he’d struck out, overpowered b...
07:51, 2019-07-03

Mets' Syndergaard: Bad splits with Ramos on me Noah Syndergaard denied being "livid" in his conversations with Mets brass over having to throw to Wilson Ramos despite having bad numbers when being paired with the catcher....
02:17, 2019-09-11

Mets not giving up on seeing Jed Lowrie this season Just as the Mets’ thrilling second half run has turned into a potential season-crushing swoon, Jed Lowrie is progressing toward a possible debut. Sounds about right for the injury-prone veteran infielder and the team for which he was supposed to be such a big part. Lowrie is still trying to get to Q...
11:34, 2019-08-30

Rajai Davis comes through in a pinch for Mets The Mets are accustomed to a man named Davis delivering, but usually he goes by J.D. Instead, here was Rajai Davis, thrust into an important spot Saturday night: bases loaded, two outs in a scoreless game with the Mets’ wild-card hopes potentially slipping even further away. The veteran outfielder c...
05:17, 2019-09-15

Mets’ Marcus Stroman sounds off on just about everything New Mets hurler and Long Island native Marcus Stroman talks about his love of New York, what it is like being an undersized pitcher and his mental approach to the game in a Q&A session with Post columnist Steve Serby. Q: How would you describe your mound mentality? A: I’m in my own world out......
01:51, 2019-08-25

Why Yankees know better than to look past struggling Mets Following two flights across the Atlantic in five days that netted two precious victories over the fast-fading Red Sox, the Yankees face the Mets at Citi Field on Tuesday night. While the second portion of the four-game Subway Series will draw customers to Queens, that is only because the tickets we...
08:17, 2019-07-02

Mets’ late-inning heartbreak just won’t end SAN FRANCISCO — Extra, extra, it’s nine innings or bust for the Mets. For the third time in four games, the Mets and Giants played into extra innings Sunday. And like in the previous two instances, the Mets cracked, wasting a strong pitching performance. Mike Yastrzemski’s walk-off homer against Rob...
14:17, 2019-07-22

Where it went all wrong for Mets’ Zack Wheeler A slow start from Zack Wheeler put the Mets in a tough position Saturday against the Braves. Wheeler, who struggled with the strike zone, had allowed four earned runs by the end of the third inning and couldn’t quite find a rhythm throughout his six innings on the mound. He ended up with a no-decisi...
16:00, 2019-08-25

There was no Mets magic in these white uniforms They were dressed as latter-day descendants of the Good Humor men, wearing white-on-white costumes in a typically clumsy attempt by Major League Baseball to pretend to be woke when in actuality the marketing masterminds only want you to reach deeper into your pockets to buy yet another shlocky speci...
18:51, 2019-08-24

Marcus Stroman believes Mets will see his best soon ATLANTA — Marcus Stroman was just good enough to earn his first Mets win Thursday night. The veteran right-hander labored through the first inning of the Mets’ 10-8 victory over the Braves at SunTrust Park, needing 33 pitches, but was more efficient as the game progressed. He lasted 5 ¹/₃ innings an...
15:34, 2019-08-16

Donaldson, Keuchel, Braves top Mets 2-1 for 8th win in row Josh Donaldson hit two more home runs against the Mets, Dallas Keuchel pitched his best game of the season and the Atlanta Braves won their eighth in a row, holding off New York 2-1       ...
01:17, 2019-08-26

Terry Collins gets another job in Mets’ organization Terry Collins is returning to the Mets’ organization, The Post’s Joel Sherman reported. Collins will be coming back as a senior adviser for player personnel. The 70-year-old Collins led the Mets to the 2015 World Series and is the franchise’s longest-tenured manager, with a record of 551-583 over se...
09:34, 2019-09-12

MLB Draft: Who’s going No. 1 and where Yankees and Mets may turn The true impact of the MLB Draft won’t be known for years, but the next three days are important. They will shape the future of so many organizations in this day when youth is so prevalent in the game. The first two rounds take place Monday night, rounds 3-10 will be held Tuesday and rounds......
15:17, 2019-06-03

Yankees live out Mets’ nightmare for once Sometimes, the mouse eats the hawk. So it went Tuesday night at Citi Field, where an announced number of 42,150 ticket holders can someday tell their grandkids about the night the Mets’ bullpen outpitched the Yankees’. Yes, this will go down as one of the finest wins of this characteristically disap...
07:51, 2019-07-03

Why Triple-A could be ‘zenith’ for Mets’ Tim Tebow Tebow Time in Syracuse has been underwhelming, casting doubt upon whether a former Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback will take the final step and complete a journey to the Mets. Tim Tebow entered Wednesday with a .158/.244/.222 slash line with one homer and 14 RBIs for the Mets’ Triple-A affiliate....
15:00, 2019-06-13

Zack Wheeler and the Mets keep on rolling It seemed almost a foregone conclusion, as recently as a week ago, that Zack Wheeler would be pitching for a playoff contender. Now, perhaps he is — in Queens. The right-hander was excellent Tuesday night for a second straight start as the red-hot Mets continued rolling with a 5-0 win over the Marli...
08:51, 2019-08-07

The Mets are playing with dubious magic It isn’t the best policy to fire folks on the fly once a season is under way. It is, in truth, an indictment that no matter how carefully planned a season might be, how meticulously blueprinted it was, something has gone wrong. That’s never a good thing. Logically, rationally, we know there is...
02:00, 2019-06-23

Mets rally again, down Nats for 8th straight win Luis Guillorme picked a perfect time for his first big league homer -- a tying shot leading off the eighth -- J.D. Davis added a go-ahead sacrifice fly, and the New York Mets worked their magic again, beating the Washington Nationals 4-3 on Saturday....
09:00, 2019-08-11

The Mets saved Mickey Callaway from himself again DENVER — Either it’s better to be lucky than good, or Mickey Callaway is playing intergalactic chess while the rest of us are stranded in Candy Land. Been away this entire roller coaster of a Mets season? You could’ve just watched Wednesday’s game and grasped their primary theme: Don’t count them ou...
06:34, 2019-09-19

These Mets already stack up to other in-season miracles Forget how it ends: What the Mets have done these past few weeks is one of the rare things we ever see around here, which is to take a season that had already been helplessly, hopelessly given up on and inject it with real hope, real life. We have written plenty about the ’73 Mets,......
01:51, 2019-08-25

MLB roundup: Surging Mets get comeback win Michael Conforto laced an RBI single to right field to cap a four-run, ninth-inning comeback by the scorching New York Mets, who earned a stunning 7-6 win over the visiting Washington Nationals....
03:34, 2019-08-11

Chase Utley is still somehow torturing the Mets The bat that caused the Mets pain for nearly two decades has returned — just in a different set of hands. Enrique “Kike” Hernandez used the retired Chase Utley’s lumber to launch a three-run home run in the sixth inning of the Dodgers-Mets’ game Monday night in Los Ange...
06:00, 2019-05-28

Mets score 9 runs on 11 hits on 9/11 The New York Mets totalled nine runs and 11 hits on Sept. 11 -- while wearing custom 9/11 shoes -- during a 9-0 win against the Arizona Diamondbacks....
14:34, 2019-09-12

Syndergaard, Mets sweep Indians 2-0 for 5th win in row Noah Syndergaard retired the first 16 hitters and allowed two hits over six dominant innings before a heavy storm interrupted him, and the New York Mets beat the Cleveland Indians 2-0 in a rain-shortened game for their fifth straight win       ...
13:00, 2019-08-23

Defenseless Mets just fundamentally bad on road ATLANTA — You can do a lot in 80 days, including go around the world, back when it wasn’t as easy to go around the world. Here is what the Mets haven’t been able to do and it will be at least 80 days by the time the four-game series in Chicago against the Cubs......
13:17, 2019-06-20

The Mets badly needed this because of what’s coming next Bring on the Yankees! Well, maybe that might be a little aggressive, considering how well the Yankees are playing. But the Mets certainly have a better outlook on facing their rivals after beating the Braves in dramatic fashion Sunday night at Citi Field. An 8-5 come-from-behind win snapped a seven-...
16:34, 2019-07-01

For Mets, there’s no relief in sight — literally and figuratively First Edwin Diaz faced the music, as Jeurys Familia waited nearby at his locker. Then it was Familia’s turn. Batter up. “I think for any athlete, sometimes they do have bad seasons,” Familia said through a translator after goating a demoralizing 9-5 loss to the Cardinals. “And for me at this point, ...
11:17, 2019-06-15

Mets’ Robinson Cano trade could get even worse CLEVELAND — You know what should never be said about the Mets’ trade for Robinson Cano and Edwin Diaz? That it can’t get worse. Cano and Diaz have sunk well below the worst predictions for their seasons. Cano is one of just five players with at least 250 plate appearances, four or fewer homers and.....
04:17, 2019-07-10

Marcus Stroman hasn’t been what Mets hoped Marcus Stroman’s first month with the Mets was to mediocrity what Pete Alonso’s rookie season has been to sensational. On a night Alonso stood alone as the Mets’ single-season home run king, the team’s celebrated trade-deadline pickup from Toronto sputtered in his biggest spot yet since arriving. Wi...
14:00, 2019-08-28

Mets are strangely relevant in Brodie’s biggest win yet CHICAGO — Remember Toonces the Driving Cat? For some inexplicable reason, in this recurring “Saturday Night Live” sketch, Toonces’ human owners thought it would be a good idea to let the enthusiastic feline take command of an automobile. The gambit typically concluded with Toonces driving the entire...
04:00, 2019-08-01

The Mets played Mickey-proof baseball ATLANTA — The Mets were an angry bunch Thursday night at SunTrust Park. The 6-4 loss Wednesday night frustrated them to no end and they were determined to leave little to chance. Or questionable managerial decisions. Competitive fire was on display from the start as Pete Alonso blasted a 451-foot th...
15:34, 2019-08-16

Cardinals Take Care of Business Twice Against Mets’ Bullpen After completing Thursday’s game by rallying against Edwin Diaz, St. Louis hit two homers in the eighth inning of the second game against Jeurys Familia. The Mets lead the majors in blown saves....
06:51, 2019-06-15

Phil Regan has curious way of inspiring these Mets Mets pitching coach Phil Regan believes pitching is about perspiration and inspiration. Perspiration comes in the form of hard work and the Mets pitching staff is a hard-working group, led by Jacob deGrom. Inspiration is added in different ways by Regan, who at 82 has more experience than any other ...
07:51, 2019-08-20

How Noah Syndergaard celebrated staying with the Mets As the MLB trade deadline came and went, Noah Syndergaard celebrated that he was still with the Mets. The star pitcher posted a classic movie clip from the “The Wolf Of Wall Street” in which Leonardo DiCaprio maniacally chants, “I am not leaving.” He captioned the post with “League source tells…” Th...
04:00, 2019-08-01

The Mets’ whole world can change in this closing stretch Journey back 33 games with me. Let’s call it a tour of perspective, a reminder of just how much can happen in a month-plus on a baseball schedule. Thirty-three games ago, the Mets won for the only time in a four-game series in San Francisco that would prove to be among the most critical series......
03:17, 2019-08-27

Mets lose long one in brutal fashion SAN FRANCISCO — The seagulls hovering above the left-field grandstand had company in the 16th inning Thursday night as Pete Alonso took a mighty cut and pushed the Mets to the brink of uncharted territory for this season. But Alonso’s tie-breaking home run only made what awaited all the more unbeara...
09:17, 2019-07-19

Mets Rebound to Beat Nationals and Win Series A day after giving up seven runs in the ninth inning of an 11-10 loss, the Mets’ bullpen held up and gave the Mets two wins in their three-game series....
02:17, 2019-09-05

Why improved Mets are no longer toxic to bettors Maybe it’s not a blue-chip investment, but the Mets have become a team you can bet on for value since the All-Star break. The Mets return to action at Citi Field on Tuesday night against the Padres on the heels of a 5-4 road trip that included a two-game sweep of the impressive Twins. With......
17:51, 2019-07-23

Mets RHP Syndergaard exits with strained right hamstring NEW YORK (AP) — Noah Syndergaard has left his start for the New York Mets with a strained right hamstring. Syndergaard reached for the back of his leg after throwing a pitch in the seventh inning Saturday night against the St. Louis Cardinals. Mets manager Mickey Callaway and an athletic trainer cam...
06:34, 2019-06-16

How Mets’ Marcus Stroman became must-see baseball show Each journey was unique. Each story was special, until 30 or so similar-sounding tales converged at historic Municipal Stadium in northern Maryland, for the Washington Nationals’ 2009 pre-draft workout. Marcus Stroman shagged flies in the outfield Willie Mays roamed while being racially taunted in h...
06:34, 2019-08-02

Mets' Alonso captures HR derby title In a matchup of rookies, Pete Alonso of the New York Mets outhomered Vladimir Guerrero Jr. of the Toronto Blue Jays 23-22 in the final round of the All-Star Home Run Derby at Progressive Field in Cleveland on Monday....
13:51, 2019-07-09

Mets can thank The Post for Amed Rosario’s spectacular run Perhaps you fretted when the Indians slipped ahead of the Mets in the top of the 10th inning at Citi Field on Wednesday night. Perhaps Carlos Santana’s laser-beam home run that tried to bore a hole through the left-field bleachers had you singing the blues, pondering a quick exit to the Grand Centra...
08:17, 2019-08-22

Brodie Van Wagenen’s Mets take doesn’t match what we’re seeing The team tells you. Not Brodie Van Wagenen preening that the Mets are the club to beat in the NL East. Not Mickey Callaway with his near-daily invocation that the Mets are on the brink of taking off. They are paid spokesmen for the organization. Their jobs, particularly Callaway’s in the short run, ...
01:51, 2019-06-16

Mets vs. White Sox: Zack Wheeler will keep streak going Dinosaurs found in France as well as in Detroit this week. French discovered bones belonging to the giant sauropod while Joe Biden and Bernie Sanders were in Motown for the democratic debate. … Bad news for New Yorkers, Bill de Blasio’s campaign is as dead as a sauropod. The Mets got hot, winn...
18:00, 2019-08-01

Mets’ first hurdle to contention has been mocking them all season Twenty-one to go. The teetering-below-.500 Mets lost one and won one in the split doubleheader Subway Series on Tuesday. The Yankees breezed to a 12-5 victory in the sunlight as the Mets played a ragged first game at Yankee Stadium. In the nightcap, the Mets pulverized unsteady James Paxton for a 10...
17:34, 2019-06-12

Nats, down 6 in 9th, stun Mets in wild walk-off Kurt Suzuki capped the largest ninth-inning comeback in Nationals history with a game-ending, three-run homer, helping Washington score seven runs in its final at-bat to beat the New York Mets 11-10 on Tuesday night....
11:17, 2019-09-04

Giants win 7th straight thanks to botched play by Mets Alex Dickerson raced home from first on a botched fly ball to shallow left field with two outs in the 10th inning and the San Francisco Giants won their season-high seventh straight game with a 1-0 victory over the New York Mets       ...
10:17, 2019-07-20

Montgomery outpitches Syndergaard as Royals top Mets 4-1 Mike Montgomery outpitched Noah Syndergaard, and the Kansas City Royals ended their scoreless drought in a 4-1 victory over the New York Mets       ...
10:34, 2019-08-17

Mets reach deal with their first-round pick The Mets have agreed to terms with first-round pick Brett Baty. The third baseman from Lake Travis High School in Austin, Texas, who was drafted 12th overall, will be introduced Saturday at Citi Field, where he will take batting practice before the Mets play host to the Cardinals. Baty was expected ...
16:17, 2019-06-15

What’s next for Zack Wheeler after another rough Mets outing KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Zack Wheeler is ready to pile on some extra homework. After a second straight subpar performance Sunday, the Mets right-hander said he probably needs a session watching video with pitching startegist Jeremy Accardo to figure out what’s causing his struggles. “I felt off mechanical...
12:00, 2019-08-19

Mets analyst Nelson Figueroa fired from SNY Mets TV analyst Nelson Figueroa has been fired from his job with SNY, The Post has learned. Figueroa was let go Friday morning after he showed up Thursday in what was described by sources as a state not fit to work. Figueroa allegedly demanded to still appear on SNY’s evening program, “Baseball Nigh...
09:34, 2019-06-01

Conforto loses shirt as streaking Mets win 7th Todd Frazier clobbered a tying, three-run homer and Michael Conforto then lined a game-ending single as the New York Mets stormed back in Friday's ninth inning to stun the Washington Nationals 7-6 for their seventh straight win....
07:51, 2019-08-10

Brutal stretch will show what Mets are made of A week ago at this time, media chatter debated the future of Mets manager Mickey Callaway. A 6-1 stretch against the struggling Washington Nationals and Detroit Tigers helped erase the damage done by five straight losses against the Nats and Miami Marlins. Now, the Mets will run a gauntlet that won’...
23:17, 2019-05-28

Brodie Van Wagenen admits Mets defeat: ‘They came and got us’ MIAMI — The man who dared opponents to “come get” the Mets this season offered his concession speech Friday. “They came and got us,” general manager Brodie Van Wagenen said, when asked if he was overzealous in his offseason pronouncement the Mets were the team to beat in the NL East. “I think now we...
04:00, 2019-07-13

Mets OF Conforto activated after concussion, OF Davis cut NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Mets have activated outfielder Michael Conforto from the seven-day injured list and put him in the starting lineup against the Detroit Tigers. Conforto cleared Major League Baseball’s concussion protocol and was batting third and playing right field on Sunday. The ...
19:17, 2019-05-26

Seth Lugo beginning to give Mets exactly what they need Mickey Callaway can’t count on Seth Lugo day after day, but there are few players the manager counts on more. Making his fourth appearance since returning from a near-two week absence with shoulder tendinitis, Lugo continued his extraordinary stretch in the setup role Saturday night, throwing two pe...
11:17, 2019-06-09

Yahoo’s Mets site is dead before it was ever alive Do you remember the Yahoo Sports subscription Mets site that was going to be the start of a potential challenge to The Athletic’s paid model? Well, it’s not happening. It is dead before it was ever alive. The Post has learned that the Yahoo platform has gone the way of the Mets’ season — down....
01:00, 2019-07-24

J.D. Davis is the Mets’ hero in wild win over Indians J.D. Davis was hoping to keep the jersey from his first career walk-off. Its whereabouts, and condition, by the end of Wednesday night were questionable. But the Mets’ magic was not, after Davis sent Citi Field into hysteria again with a walk-off single in the 10th inning to beat the Indians, 4-3. D...
08:17, 2019-08-22

How Justin Wilson went from forgotten to Mets savior For the better part of 10 weeks, the Mets were without an essential bullpen piece. Aside from one appearance, they couldn’t call on the player they imagined would be essential to their relief corps. Between April 19 and July 2, Justin Wilson made one appearance. A sore left elbow kept him sidelined....
08:17, 2019-08-22

Mets’ slowly realizing the only way to keep their season alive PHOENIX — The Mets need to play desperate baseball. Too often they settle for the easy way out. Too often they take a lead and fail to add on runs. All that must change. We will see how Robinson Cano handles things when he is expected to come back to the lineup Sunday after being......
06:34, 2019-06-02

Jeurys Familia isn’t helping his Mets case at all MIAMI — Jeurys Familia received an ideal low-risk opportunity to regain the Mets’ trust Sunday, but flopped. The struggling reliever was summoned to protect a four-run lead in the seventh inning at Marlins Park and departed after retiring only one of the four batters he faced. Seth Lugo entered to b...
07:00, 2019-07-15

Ball Boy Encapsulates Mets Fandom A Little Too Neatly The Mets, not too long ago baseball’s hottest team, gave back a little of their late-summer mojo in a recent series loss to the Braves, and find themselves still tantalizingly outside of the second NL Wild Card spot. They’re still whole worlds better than they were in the first half, and as a result...
12:51, 2019-08-22

A Heads-Up Play and Another Unlikely Hero Fuel a Win for the Mets Todd Frazier bunted against a shift to start a rally, and Adeiny Hechavarria put the team ahead with an unlikely homer. Business as usual for the injury-hampered, depth-fortified Mets....
05:51, 2019-05-27

Mets vs. Rockies: Jacob deGrom won’t get it done vs. Colorado North Korea ain’t the kind of place to raise your kids. … Movie “Rocketman” has been met with mixed reviews and is struggling at the box office. President Trump is pleased. “I spoke with President Moon of South Korea … asked him how Rocketman is doing.” Reports that Kim Jong-un is very e...
04:34, 2019-06-08

Noah Syndergaard gave Mets and scouts what they want to see MIAMI — This was the kind of start Noah Syndergaard needed. So did the Mets. It didn’t hurt that a good number of scouts were in the stands Saturday night at Marlins Park to see the big right-hander, including Yankees scout Cory Melvin, The Post has learned. The Mets are not likely to trade Synderga...
10:17, 2019-07-14

Amid a Great Run, the Mets Become an Earlier Version of Themselves A defeat in Atlanta gave the Mets a three-game losing streak, evoking memories of a weak first half. There were also echoes of 2015, as Ruben Tejada returned to a team he once inspired....
07:00, 2019-08-15

Mets’ new Edwin Diaz strategy is out of desperation Mickey Callaway is now open to letting closer Edwin Diaz throw as many as two innings, partly because the manager is less comfortable with the consequences of losses. “We don’t want to lose some of our guys, so we’re trying to do everything we can to get back in this thing and keep our team......
09:51, 2019-07-24

Mets pitchers must keep focus on little things to get big results PITTSBURGH — Little things mean a lot in pitching. That’s the word from Mets pitching coach Phil Regan. One key adjustment that has helped starters Noah Syndergaard and Zack Wheeler do better has been to close off their front foot, so their arm stays more in line with home plate and they don’t fly o...
15:00, 2019-08-03

A rested Carlos Gomez busts out in a big way for Mets Maybe all Carlos Gomez needed was a breather. Returning to the starting lineup for the first time in three games, the struggling center fielder ended a 14 at-bat hitless stretch with an early two-run homer, and finished 2-for-4 in the Mets’ 5-3 win over the Rockies on Saturday night at Citi Field. G...
11:17, 2019-06-09

Mets needed this one, and Jacob deGrom delivered KANSAS CITY, Mo. — In his bid to repeat as the National League Cy Young-award winner Jacob deGrom may have a difficult time catching a certain Dodgers left-hander, but the Mets ace has certainly resembled the 2018 version of himself since the All-Star break. The award could be Hyun-Jin Ryu’s to lose...
05:17, 2019-08-18

Mets’ Seth Lugo looking for more setup opportunities Seth Lugo was largely happy with his season before going on the injured list last month, but since returning he has taken his performance to a higher level. The results by the Mets’ right-hander have been so satisfactory that a shift in roles has occurred in the last week-plus, with Lugo assuming pr...
15:00, 2019-06-13

Mets rookie Pete Alonso going to bat for charity New York Mets rookie sensation Pete Alonso said Tuesday he is teaming up with Amazin’ Memorabilia to sell his autographed gear, including jerseys, home run baseballs, bats and batting gloves on an exclusive basis for charity, with the Mets donating net proceeds to the charitable Mets Foundation. Alo...
06:51, 2019-09-04

Cubs further ruin the Mets’ miserable night If Tuesday’s loss didn’t effectively end the Mets season, then the out-of-town scoreboard may signal the dagger. It showed the Cubs beating the Mariners, 6-1, which combined with the Mets’ epic 11-10 loss to the Nationals, puts the not-so-‘Amazins five games out of the wild-c...
06:51, 2019-09-04

Mets universe tries to cope with brutal loss The Mets’ season is all but over. That’s the reaction after the their brutal 11-10 loss to the Nationals Tuesday night in Washington. “A cruel blow for a Mets team that appeared to be gaining a little bit of momentum on this road trip,” said SNY’s Gary Cohen. “They were set to go 4...
06:51, 2019-09-04

How Mets can salvage this Edwin Diaz mess Who’s up for a half-off sale of Edwin Diaz? The Mets should be. Now, to be clear: The Mets paid $2 on the dollar for the young, impressive closer last offseason, only to see that trade quickly challenge the 1971 swap of Nolan Ryan (and others) to the Angels for Jim Fregosi as an all-time......
09:51, 2019-07-25

Dodgers rally for 4 in 9th against Díaz to defeat Mets 9-8 Cody Bellinger hit a tying double in the ninth inning and the Los Angeles Dodgers scored four runs off All-Star closer Edwin Díaz to rally past the New York Mets 9-8        ...
16:51, 2019-05-30

Syndergaard, Frazier send Mets to 6-1 win over Rockies Noah Syndergaard allowed one hit in seven shutout innings, Todd Frazier homered and drove in four runs, and the New York Mets beat the Colorado Rockies 6-1       ...
22:34, 2019-06-09

Mets kick off critical stretch in style There are now 37 games left in the regular season for the Mets, but they have adjusted their schedules accordingly. “It’s August, but playoffs started today,” J.D. Davis said after the Mets started a critical nine-game homestand in style with a 9-2 win over the Indians on Tuesday at Citi Field. The ...
08:51, 2019-08-21

Mets brought Zack Wheeler nightmare upon themselves Once again the Mets have put themselves behind the eight ball. It’s the Mets Way. When baseball life is difficult, make it more difficult. Whatever trade value Zack Wheeler had has been severely compromised. The right-hander was put on the injured list Monday with right shoulder fatigue and Steven M...
02:51, 2019-07-16

Alonso, Mets power up to pound Giants 11-4 Pete Alonso came off the bench and hit his 33rd home run, setting the Mets rookie record for RBIs as New York beat San Francisco 11-4 to end the Giants' seven-game winning streak       ...
02:17, 2019-07-21

Mets’ Pete Alonso obliterates his bat in frustration Pete Alonso broke his bat over his knee in disgust after striking out in the third inning against Conner Menez, but said his frustration was over that particular at-bat, not anything bigger. “I was just upset because I shouldn’t have swung at that pitch — it was a ball,” Alonso said after the Mets l...
14:17, 2019-07-22

Tim Tebow’s Mets pipe dream is on hold Tim Tebow’s dreadful season just got worse. The Heisman-winner-turned-minor-league-outfielder has been placed on the Triple-A Syracuse Mets’ injured list after suffering a cut on his left hand — which required eight stitches — while making a play in the field Sunday in Toledo. It is unclear how long...
05:17, 2019-07-24

Former Mets outfielder Kirk Nieuwenhuis retires Kirk Nieuwenhuis is calling it quits. The former Met, who was playing for manager Wally Backman’s Long Island Ducks, retired on Friday, according to multiple reports. Nieuwenhuis hit .259 with 11 homers and 41 RBIs in 62 games for the Ducks this season. Nieuwenhuis, who hasn’t played in ...
04:00, 2019-07-13

Mets top Marlins to earn road series win Two of the New York Mets' All-Stars led the struggling Mets to their first road series win since early April with Sunday's 6-2 victory over the Miami Marlins....
10:51, 2019-07-15

Mets’ offense has fallen apart at the worst time Nineteen runs in seven games. Two runs or less in five of those games. Six hits or less in four of them. It’s not a mystery why the Mets’ playoff hopes are suddenly on life support. The bottom has fallen out of the offense, a trend that began in the final game of a sweep......
11:34, 2019-08-30

Mets’ Jason Vargas is doing wonders for his trade value If the Mets are looking to shop Jason Vargas, now might be the best time. Through six innings against the Padres on Tuesday, Vargas allowed just one hit and recorded eight strikeouts, three of which came against Fernando Tatis Jr., Pete Alonso’s closest competitor for NL rookie of the year honors. V...
09:51, 2019-07-24

Todd Frazier OK if the Mets decide to trade him Todd Frazier’s résumé includes a trade at the deadline two years ago that thrust him into a pennant race, so he certainly knows the drill. Among the Mets’ non-pitchers, the veteran third baseman might be the most likely traded before July 31, as the team looks for a return on a player headed to free...
03:17, 2019-07-04

Pete Alonso’s bat waking up at best time for Mets As Pete Alonso rounded the bases Tuesday night, he kept his head down and his facial expression subdued. His teammates in the Mets dugout didn’t outwardly celebrate. The fans behind home plate at Citi Field, though, gave away the game. “Pete! Pete! Pete!” they chanted as Alonso touched home, the Met...
08:51, 2019-08-07

The other Miracle Mets set perfect blueprint for this team It sounded like the most naïve brand of happy talk for so much of this summer. The Mets would end a losing streak and someone — usually Mickey Callaway, but there were others — would talk earnestly about getting on a run, getting hot, building a winning streak, reaching .500. Most of the world rolle...
02:34, 2019-08-07

Mets fans: Brodie Van Wagenen had ‘balls to come out here’ There was no anger. No vitriol. None of the animosity seen on social media. Brodie Van Wagenen sat with Mets fans for the first half of Tuesday’s 4-2 Subway Series victory over the Yankees, and was treated like a conquering hero. He was greeted with hugs, photo requests and some suggestions, but the...
05:34, 2019-07-03

Mets cave to Dodgers in what could be final dagger The Mets were six outs away from surviving the Dodgers and leaving Citi Field on Sunday night with a critical series win. Then the bullpen pulled its old tricks, and the Mets flew to Colorado with their season on life support. In the rubber match of a series with high-end pitching matchups and high-...
07:51, 2019-09-16

Mets affiliate’s fireworks show goes very wrong — again They were the blazin’ Mets. A Florida minor-league Mets affiliate’s Fourth of July fireworks went up in flames Thursday night. The inferno broke out during the High-A St. Lucie Mets’ post-game pyrotechnics display, following a 4-1 victory over the Daytona Tortugas. Photos posted to...
10:00, 2019-07-05

Mets do have interest in Joe Panik — if he clears waivers The Mets are interested in Joe Panik, The Post’s Mike Puma reports. Though the team is unlikely to claim the Giants’ second baseman off waivers — which would result in them paying his remaining salary — they would likely become involved if he clears waivers on Friday and is released. Pan...
05:51, 2019-08-08

Mets need to get on roll, or latest team meeting will mean nothing ATLANTA — The Mets needed this. Every bit of it. They needed the team meeting. They needed another monster game from Pete Alonso. They needed to know they could beat a first-place team. They needed Jacob deGrom to get back to being Jacob the Ace. For one rainy night it came together in a season......
12:34, 2019-06-19

Pete Alonso isn’t letting Mets slump get to him Pete Alonso has put the Mets on his back so often in his rookie season. But with the Mets’ playoff chances running out of time, the first baseman has entered a mini-funk at an inopportune stretch. Alonso went 0-for-4 in Sunday’s 3-2 loss to the Dodgers, dropping to 0-for-his-last-20 since clubbing a...
07:51, 2019-09-16

Jacob deGrom gives Mets what they desperately needed ATLANTA — Mickey Callaway turned to the oldest trick in the book Tuesday in search of a motivational boost. With ace Jacob deGrom ready to take the mound, the Mets manager called a team meeting in the visitor’s clubhouse at SunTrust Park. And for a night the Mets’ flaws vanished, getting this beleag...
12:34, 2019-06-19

Mets vs. Phillies: Aaron Nola will get it done before the break “Wah! Wah! Wah!” Megan Rapinoe called out critics who said teammate Alex Morgan’s celebratory sip of English tea was disrespectful. A day later Wah-pinoe was the one whining. She is complaining the Women’s World Cup final has to share the spotlight with not one but two other men’s soccer finals wher...
17:17, 2019-07-07

Mets vs. Cubs: Chicago the pick as Yu Darvish comes in off gem Mayor de Blasio, who is never here, has hired Gregory Russ to be the new NYCHA chief. Russ, who will make $402,000 yearly, will be spending his weekends in Minnesota with family. The perfect hire. … The Mets, looking for a scapegoat, fired pitching coach Dave Eiland and replaced him with the a...
19:34, 2019-06-21

Todd Frazier, and the Mets, Dig In for a Series Win Over the Giants Frazier got underneath an eighth-inning curveball to help the Mets to a 7-3 win, delivering a positive end to a series that began with criticism of Mickey Callaway....
03:17, 2019-06-07

Mets reach .500 thanks to Jacob deGrom’s do-it-all outing Jacob deGrom’s Cy Young campaign attached outsized meaning to each start at the tail end of last season. This year, he could be pitching for even more down the stretch. The ace responsible for repeatedly carrying the Mets lifted the team to new — well, technically, old — heights at Citi Field, as de...
03:34, 2019-08-06

It’s getting harder for Mets to sell their bright future Jerry Seinfeld was the guest attraction at Citi Field on Friday night complete with Seinfeld Bobblehead dolls and frequent highlights from his long-running sitcom. You figured it was going to be a good night for the Mets when starting pitcher Jacob deGrom handed Seinfeld the baseball to throw out th...
08:34, 2019-07-06

Mets clubhouse scene shows how much this hurt The Mets gathered their belongings and packed the gear for the trip to Colorado. The silence in the clubhouse was as thick as an evening fog. Their words offered optimism that their chase for a wild-card berth isn’t over, but the sober reality is that it will now take a miracle for the Mets to......
07:51, 2019-09-16

Mickey Callaway could be next to go if Mets’ losing continues CHICAGO — Hey Mickey, you’re next. If the Mets continue to sink in the standings, Mickey Callaway has no more sacrificial lambs between him and Doubling Down Brodie Van Wagenen. On the day Van Wagenen surprisingly blamed the Mets organizational failures and 35-40 record on highly respected pitching ...
12:00, 2019-06-21

Is the Mets’ Wild Season Careening Into the Playoffs? It would have been hard to imagine a month ago, but the Mets are squarely in the race for a wild-card spot — and with an apparent camaraderie that other teams might envy....
06:51, 2019-09-13

Everything went wrong in Mets’ deGrom-Alonso fiasco Jacob deGrom did his job Sunday, as did the Mets offense. But the defense betrayed the Amazin’s with a huge error that cost them three runs, and likely a sweep of the Nationals. With two outs and the bases loaded in the first inning, first baseman Pete Alonso made a nice diving stop to his......
03:34, 2019-08-12

Mets fail on all fronts as they drop sixth in a row Who could have known that firing the pitching coach and bullpen coach last week wouldn’t solve the Mets’ problems? At least this one wasn’t a blown lead. The Mets’ lineup ensured that with a lackluster performance against Mike Soroka and three Braves relievers, but the comeback attempt wasn’t helped...
17:00, 2019-06-29

Even Justin Wilson is bit by Mets’ bullpen struggles As the Mets shuffled through nearly every possible bullpen option in an attempt to contain the Phillies on Sunday, the hope was that Justin Wilson could continue his recent stretch of solid outings. But Wilson — like the rest of the bullpen — struggled to disarm Philadelphia’s hot bats as the Mets d...
10:00, 2019-09-09

‘Why do I care?’ How producer went from ‘John Wick’ to the ‘69 Mets Basil Iwanyk, producer of films such as “Sicario,” “The Town,” and the John Wick franchise, has taken on a project closer to home. In memory of the 50th anniversary of the exceptional New York sports year of 1969, SNY is airing after Wednesday’s Subway Series game a doc...
18:34, 2019-07-03

Happy Bobby Bonilla Day! Why Mets pay him $1.19M every July 1 Bobby Bo hasn't called Queens home since 1999, but today he'll receive a hefty check from his former employer -- just as he does every year on this date. Here's what you need to know about Bonilla's unusual annual payday....
23:00, 2019-07-01

Noah Syndergaard Is Mad About Catchers And The Mets Don't Care Like many aces who have come before him, Noah Syndergaard prefers throwing to some catchers more than others. In Syndergaard’s case, he actually has two catchers that he likes more than Mets starter Wilson Ramos. When Syndergaard pitches to back-ups Tomas Nido and Rene Rivera, which he has done in 1...
19:00, 2019-09-10

Mets desperately need this Jeurys Familia version Mickey Callaway isn’t willing to relegate Edwin Diaz into lower-leverage situations yet. But with Diaz still struggling, reliever Jeurys Familia’s sudden return to form couldn’t come at a better time for the Mets. The Mets’ 7-4 loss to Washington on Sunday at Citi Field snapped an eight-game winning...
06:34, 2019-08-12

Mets trade Keon Broxton to Orioles They found a taker. The Mets traded Keon Broxton to the Orioles on Wednesday, offloading the DFA’d outfielder for $500,000 in international bonus pool money to the worst team in the American League. Broxton hit just .143 in 49 at-bats this season, struggling in limited playing time before the ...
01:34, 2019-05-23

Mets plan on ignoring Noah Syndergaard’s wish Noah Syndergaard’s complaints didn’t get him anywhere. His request for a personal catcher isn’t expected to be granted for his next start at least, manager Mickey Callaway said on Wednesday. Wilson Ramos is a good bet to be behind the plate for Syndergaard’s next appearance, Friday against the...
00:34, 2019-09-12

J.D. Davis delivers another clutch moment for Mets J.D. Davis has earned himself a more consistent spot in the Mets’ starting lineup of late. But his big-time hits don’t stop when he comes off the bench. Davis delivered in the clutch Tuesday, pinch hitting in the seventh inning and crushing a three-run home run to the opposite field. It came immedia...
09:17, 2019-05-22

What Robert Gsellman needs to make Mets return DENVER — Robert Gsellman is “very” optimistic he can pitch again for the Mets this season, based on a recent progression in throwing. The right-hander threw about 10 pitches in a bullpen session before the Mets opened a series against the Rockies on Monday and is prepared to repeat the process this ...
14:51, 2019-09-17

Mets caving into Noah Syndergaard took way too long DENVER — At least we learned the Mets’ stubbornness possesses a limit. At most? Well, at the risk of being overdramatic, at most, the Mets’ bullheadedness cost them a 2019 playoff berth. As first reported by MLB.com and confirmed by The Post, when Noah Syndergaard takes the mound against the Rockies...
14:51, 2019-09-17

Solving the Mets’ defensive nightmare before it gets worse The Mets are a terrible defensive team. The execrable bullpen is a more overt culprit in explaining how a team with expectations could begin the holiday weekend with a better record than only one other NL club. The bad glove work, though, has contributed to undermining the pitching. Statistically, t...
21:51, 2019-07-06

Jeff McNeil’s other side that has become Mets blessing The play was lost in a haze of bad Noah Syndergaard pitches and wonder about the righty’s relationship with catcher Wilson Ramos. But the fourth inning Friday night began with Matt Beatty grounding a ball closer to short than third. Jeff McNeil ranged several steps to his left and made a quick-hande...
05:17, 2019-09-15

The best Mets, Yankees nicknames for MLB Players’ Weekend MLB Players’ Weekend has returned this season and will take place from Aug. 23-25. While players will be permitted to have nicknames on the backs of their jerseys, they apparently won’t be allowed to wear any color, with every team wearing either all black or all white – a departure from prior...
02:34, 2019-08-07

Joe Torre: The MLB’s reasoning for rejecting Mets 9/11 hats Pete Alonso may keep fighting the good fight, but MLB does not sound inclined to change its stance. Joe Torre, its chief baseball officer, said he doesn’t foresee MLB changing its rule on teams wearing commemorative hats during games — like the first-responder caps Alonso wanted the Mets to wear on ...
07:51, 2019-09-16

Mets can’t hide from familiar horrors this time They tried to hold out for one more absurd plot twist, because why not? The Mets were three runs down and colliding at 100 mph into a steel wall of probability, but there were 41,000 of them who’d stayed for nine innings, figuring they’d just keep doubling down until the dealer raked all their chips...
03:34, 2019-08-12

Todd Frazier is seeing his Mets role diminish Todd Frazier is more than a platoon player for the Mets these days, but certainly less than a starter. That point became evident Monday, as the third baseman was on the bench for a second straight game against a right-handed pitcher. Jeff McNeil again started at third. McNeil has also played the out...
12:00, 2019-09-10

Mets actually on winning streak after dramatic walk-off Amed Rosario ran away from his teammates at first, all the way toward shortstop, playfully hopping up and down. Eventually, he accepted the friendly slaps on his helmet and feel-good Gatorade bath delivered by Pete Alonso. After the ugly sweep in Miami by the dreadful Marlins, the rumors of manager ...
07:34, 2019-05-22

Why Mets chose not to start Pete Alonso The Mets had to think rookie slugger Pete Alonso was pretty gassed to take him out of the lineup Friday night against one of the top left-handed starters in baseball, Clayton Kershaw of the Dodgers. “He’s totally fine. We just all felt like he needed an off-day,” Callaway said about not starting Alo...
19:00, 2019-09-14

Mets’ true test is finally here with a lot at stake They are together. They are reborn. They are emboldened. The Mets have their sights set on something much bigger than the NL wild card with the Nationals coming to town Friday for this Showdown Series, aces wild. “We’ve got a chance to do something really great,’’ slugger Pete Alonso said after the ...
05:51, 2019-08-08

Nothing’s coming easy for Mets’ Noah Syndergaard Noah Syndergaard got the win despite allowing four runs in five innings while pitching to Tomas Nido. He admitted he’s fighting himself. “When I get on the mound, it’s pretty much me against me,’’ Syndergaard said after the Mets’ 6-5 win over the Phillies on Saturday night at Citi Field. “I’m ...
17:17, 2019-07-07

Brodie Van Wagenen insists Mets still have a chance Brodie Van Wagenen is steering the Mets full steam ahead. Whether or not he is re-arranging the chairs on a sinking ship remains to be seen. The Mets ended Saturday two games under .500, 6 ¹/₂ games back of the Braves for first place in the NL East and five games out of a playoff spot.......
12:17, 2019-06-16

Mike Francesa goes off on the hapless Mets: ‘Fire all of ‘em’ As if his live-action rant wasn’t enough, Mike Francesa wanted to make extra sure everyone knew. “Yes, the Mets annoyed me this afternoon,” the WFAN host tweeted. It’s no wonder why: Todd Frazier’s homer in the top of the ninth gave the Mets a 2-1 lead over the Phillies...
03:17, 2019-06-28

Mets claim rubber match against Reds Michael Conforto hit a three-run homer to cap a four-run first inning Sunday afternoon for the New York Mets, who remained on the fringes of the National League wild-card race with a 6-3 win over the host Cincinnati Reds....
01:00, 2019-09-23

Time for Brodie Van Wagenen to own his Mets mess A Mets season already in tatters by the Fourth of July is not a new phenomenon. But the architect of this latest disappointment has changed, and he owes it to the fans to explain what occurred and if there is a plan for the future. It’s admirable that general manager Brodie Van Wagenen kept an......
11:51, 2019-07-05

Showalter? Baker? Where Mets could turn if Callaway must go Mickey Callaway is still the Mets’ manager for many reasons. The most important, though, has nothing to do with his likability, wealth of pitching knowledge or even ownership’s distaste for eating around the $1.7 million he is owed through next year. Callaway’s greatest defense is simply, if not him...
02:51, 2019-05-22

Mets facing five pressing questions for the stretch run At the top of the list over the Mets’ final 23 games is trying to erase a wild-card deficit that stands at five games, but jobs are also on the line and milestones in play over these next three-plus weeks. Here are five questions facing the Mets as they head toward 2019’s home stretch: What......
11:17, 2019-09-06

DeJong tags Mets again, Cardinals win 4-3 with only 3 hits NEW YORK (AP) — Paul DeJong tagged the Mets again, hitting a tiebreaking home run in the eighth inning that sent the St. Louis Cardinals over New York 4-3 on Sunday. The Cardinals won despite getting outhit 10-3. They took three of four in the series, and DeJong homered in each victory. DeJong is 30...
00:51, 2019-06-17

Mickey Callaway is these Mets’ version of Tug McGraw “I feel we can still make a run at this thing.” — Mickey Callaway, July 7 The most famous line in the history of the Mets was hatched on the afternoon of Monday, July 9, 1973. It began when Tug McGraw, suffering through his most difficult season, had lunch with an old friend of Gil......
07:51, 2019-08-09

The other Mets pitching prospect quietly moving on up As Anthony Kay took center stage at the MLB Futures Game on Sunday night in Cleveland, the Mets’ other fast-rising pitching prospect was off the radar. By now, Ryley Gilliam is probably used to there being little fanfare for him. The Mets’ 2018 fifth-round draft pick was a footnote when he and Kay w...
22:51, 2019-07-08

Bochy gets 1,000th win with Giants, SF tops Mets 9-3 in 10 NEW YORK (AP) — Bruce Bochy joined John McGraw as the only Giants managers to win 1,000 regular-season games when San Francisco beat the New York Mets 9-3 Tuesday night behind Stephen Vogt’s tiebreaking, two-run double in the 10th inning. On a night that began as a rematch between the Giants&#...
06:34, 2019-06-05

Lagares homers twice as Mets cap sweep of D-backs Juan Lagares had the biggest game of his major league career Thursday afternoon, when the longest-tenured member of the New York Mets homered twice and finished with six RBIs as the surging Mets completed a four-game sweep of the visiting Arizona Diamondbacks with a 11-1 win....
00:17, 2019-09-13

Why the Mets should lock up Michael Conforto sooner than later Jacob deGrom received his big contract before this season, ensuring he will be the cornerstone of this Mets rotation deep into his 30s. It was a smart move by the organization and player to continue a marriage that had blossomed. Study the Mets roster for the next player worthy of such a deal that w...
20:17, 2019-09-11

Why Miracle Mets are New York’s most improbable champions This is the third of a five-part series honoring the 50th anniversary of the 1969 Miracle Mets: You know all about the mythology, of course. You know all the nicknames — the Amazin’ Mets, the Miracle Mets. God Himself, in the voice and person of George Burns, famously said, “The last miracle I perfo...
07:51, 2019-06-28

Noah Syndergaard to IL in familiar Mets dilemma Noah Syndergaard is returning to a familiar place: The Injured List. The young right-hander, who underwent an MRI on his strained right hamstring on Sunday, has now been shelved each of the last three years. He made just 32 starts the last two seasons combined and has struggled this year, pitching t...
20:00, 2019-06-16

Mets Go Ahead in 9th, but Lose on Home Run by Phillies The Mets’ Todd Frazier hit a go-ahead, two-run homer off Hector Neris with one out in the ninth, but the Phillies rallied in the bottom of the inning to win it....
10:00, 2019-06-28

Phillies torment Mets bullpen again with walk-off HR Jean Segura's three-run walk-off homer capped a dramatic ninth-inning comeback by the host Philadelphia Phillies, who deepened the New York Mets' misery by completing a four-game sweep with a 6-3 win Thursday....
13:51, 2019-06-28

Maddening Mets’ loss sparked by unlikely source CHICAGO — The Mets’ best reliever this season wilted in a crucial spot Sunday, flushing the Mets’ dreams of a rare road-series victory along with it. Seth Lugo watched Javier Baez blast a slider into the right-field bleachers in the eighth inning at Wrigley Field, undoing Jacob deGrom’s fine afterno...
01:17, 2019-06-24

Mets’ miserable bullpen at it again in horrid loss The Cardinals are going to miss the Mets bullpen. The NL East-leading Braves probably can’t wait to see this tattered group of arsonists who absorbed the loss in all three defeats to the Cardinals this weekend. This time, it was converted starter Chris Flexen doing the honors with Seth Lugo and Robe...
00:34, 2019-06-17

‘Painful’ plan Mets avoided is happening all around them TORONTO — It’s far less fun here at Rogers Centre, or especially where the Yankees visited prior to this, Oriole Park at Camden Yards, than at Citi Field nowadays. What about, say, at this time in 2024? Too early to tell, naturally, but that’s the key question, right? While the Mets saw a fork in......
02:34, 2019-08-11

Behind the numbers: Mets’ second-half surge explained The Mets are 19-5 over their last 24 games, and it’s largely because of these numbers: 1.33: Zack Wheeler’s ERA in 20¹/₃ innings 1.78: Noah Syndergaard’s ERA in 35¹/₃ innings 9: Home runs by Michael Conforto 2.35: The starters’ ERA 2.91: The bullpen’s ERA .348: Amed Rosario’s batting average 0...
19:17, 2019-08-08

Jay Bruce’s Double Leads the Phillies Over the Mets The Phillies overcame a 4-0 deficit against the Mets’ bullpen, spoiling a strong start from Jason Vargas, who tied a career high with 10 strikeouts before being pulled after only 77 pitches....
19:34, 2019-06-27

Joe Panik an intriguing Mets option after Giants DFA The Mets aren’t entirely out of options yet to replace Robinson Cano. With the second baseman landing on the injured list Monday — possibly for the remainder of the season — the Amazins’ search for infield depth took a hit when former fan favorite Asdrubal Cabrera was snapped...
02:34, 2019-08-07

Mets activate Jed Lowrie from IL for 1st time this season The Mets have activated infielder Jed Lowrie from the 60-day injured list for the first time this season after signing $20 million, 2-year deal in January       ...
22:34, 2019-09-07

Mets collect 9 runs, 11 hits on 9/11 anniversary Todd Frazier and Jeff McNeil each homered twice, helping the surging New York Mets stun Diamondbacks ace Robbie Ray and beat Arizona 9-0 Wednesday night....
11:34, 2019-09-12

Mets RHP Syndergaard has ‘low-grade’ hamstring strain ATLANTA (AP) — New York Mets manager Mickey Callaway says right-hander Noah Syndergaard has a low-grade hamstring strain and will miss at least one start. Syndergaard underwent an MRI on Sunday and was placed on the 10-day injured list. Callaway hopes Syndergaard misses just one start but says it...
01:34, 2019-06-18

The Mets are suddenly feeling good about their bullpen The last time the Mets saw the Phillies, their NL East rivals were dancing all over their crushed hearts, celebrating a sweep after the third of three late-inning come-from-behind victories against Mickey Callaway’s beleaguered bullpen. The Mets have shown some life since, winning two of their past ...
11:51, 2019-07-05

Robinson Cano’s season may be over in sad Mets development Robinson Cano’s first season with the Mets could be done. Cano was placed on the injured list Monday, and an MRI exam revealed the second baseman suffered a torn left hamstring during Sunday’s win in Pittsburgh. No surgery is required, but there is no timetable for his return. Cano, 36, once went ne...
03:34, 2019-08-06

Mets designate Carlos Gomez for assignment The Mets needed to create room on their roster for the returning Noah Syndergaard, and they’ve sent an outfielder packing. Carlos Gomez was designated for assignment Sunday, the team announced. The Mets signed the 33-year-old outfielder to a minor-league deal back in March. Gomez was called up...
23:17, 2019-06-30

Mets vs. Reds: This won’t be Jacob deGrom’s night Justin Trudeau, Canadian Prime Minister and multi-talented teacher, snowboarder and makeup artist, will soon be releasing his cover of the Beatles classic, “I Should Have Known Better.” Amazin’, no? That the Mets are still in the hunt? Their playoff chances hanging by a thread, the Mets play in Cinc...
23:00, 2019-09-20

Mets’ Callaway, Vargas have confrontation with reporter CHICAGO (AP) — New York Mets manager Mickey Callaway cursed at a reporter, and pitcher Jason Vargas had to be restrained from charging him during a confrontation in the team’s clubhouse after a loss Sunday. The dustup with Tim Healey of Newsday occurred after the Mets blew a late lead in a 5-3...
03:51, 2019-06-24

Mets say sorry after Vargas, Callaway blow up on reporter The Mets issued an apology to a reporter who became the target of a blowup by manager Mickey Callaway and pitcher Jason Vargas in a chaotic clubhouse scene on Sunday. Callaway initially targeted Newsday’s Tim Healey before Vargas threatened to “knock [Healey] the f–k out” aft...
04:34, 2019-06-24

The hidden numbers that show how bad Mets’ dive really is A long slump against betting market expectations often foreshadows a firing. Did the recent collapse by the New York Mets send such signals about Mickey Callaway? The answer to that is a resounding yes. After a horrible weekend in Miami, the Mets had dropped nearly 12 betting units on the season thr...
02:51, 2019-05-22

What Mets ‘loved’ in Noah Syndergaard’s return Noah Syndergaard took the mound for the first time on Sunday since going on the 10-day injured list with a right hamstring strain June 16. The big right-hander threw 5 ²/₃ innings, allowing seven hits and three earned runs against the Braves before being replaced by Chris Flexen in the sixth after w...
16:34, 2019-07-01

Jeff McNeil’s ‘D or C swing’ was all the Mets needed Even on a day he wasn’t in the starting lineup, Jeff McNeil managed to deliver one of the most important hits of the afternoon. With the Mets trailing by a run with one out in the seventh, Mickey Callaway first called on McNeil to pinch hit for Zack Wheeler, but instead saved him for a......
15:17, 2019-06-07

Mets vs. Braves: Mike Soroka is right guy to keep hot streak going The name Zack Wheeler may resonate with casual baseball fans more than that of Mike Soroka, but the Braves’ Soroka has been by far the better starting pitcher. Soroka has allowed more than one earned run in two of his 11 starts this season while giving up two home runs over the course of 70......
22:17, 2019-06-17

Mets figuring out their options to fill void at second base The Mets don’t have an everyday answer to replace second baseman Robinson Cano, who’s out indefinitely with a torn left hamstring, which is why Joe Panik being designated for assignment by the Giants could be a factor for them. Panik, the Long Island native and former St. John’s star, hitting .235 w...
08:51, 2019-08-07

Mets Lose to Braves Despite Jacob deGrom’s Two-Way Excellence DeGrom became the first pitcher since at least 1900 to strike out 13 and homer in a game twice in the same season, according to the Elias Sports Bureau....
08:17, 2019-08-24

New York Mets ace Jacob deGrom makes MLB history with his arm and his bat Jacob deGrom, the 2018 Cy Young award winner, struck out 13 batters and hit a home run for the second time this season.       ...
13:51, 2019-08-24

Riley caps rally as Braves spoil Mets’ big day with 5-4 win NEW YORK (AP) — Nick Markakis and Austin Riley hit consecutive solo homers to give Atlanta the lead in the eighth inning, and the Braves spoiled the New York Mets’ feel-good Saturday by rallying for a 5-4 win. Braves closer Luke Jackson stranded runners at second and third in the ninth for his...
05:17, 2019-06-30

Hamilton, Braves outlast Mets 2-1 in 14 after deGrom shines Billy Hamilton singled home the go-ahead run in the 14th inning for his first hit as a Brave, and Atlanta beat the New York Mets 2-1 Friday night for its sixth straight win despite yet another sensational game by Jacob deGrom       ...
13:51, 2019-08-24

Mets reliever Gsellman has partially torn lat muscle Mets reliever Robert Gsellman has a partially torn lat muscle that puts the rest of his season in jeopardy, a significant blow to New York's improved bullpen as the team chases a playoff spot       ...
04:34, 2019-08-21

Mets lose 14-inning crusher after Jacob deGrom does everything The Mets got another outstanding effort — and a homer — from Jacob deGrom and even though their offense didn’t produce much, they seemed primed for another dramatic victory. But after leaving a runner on third in both the 10th and 11th innings, the Mets’ luck finally ran out in a 2-1, 14-inning loss...
08:17, 2019-08-24

SNY broadcasters destroy Mets Players’ Weekend uniforms The Players’ Weekend all-white jerseys the Mets wore Friday night drew plenty of Gary Cohen and Keith Hernandez during the game against the rival Braves at Citi Field. “I can’t even fathom who decided that white-on-white was a good idea,” Cohen said in an exasperated tone. “But of course the Mets, w...
08:17, 2019-08-24

How Mets are working Jeff McNeil back into the fold When the Mets activated Jeff McNeil off the injured list Saturday, manager Mickey Callaway pondered what it would mean for his roster all day. Callaway decided that for Saturday’s game against the Braves at Citi Field, McNeil only would pinch hit or be used as part of a double-switch — with his full...
01:51, 2019-08-25

Mets castoff Adeiny Hechavarria gets some sweet revenge Follow the money. Adeiny Hechavarria was due a $1 million bonus and was designated for assignment just before the deadline to pay him earlier this month. That’s why he is no longer a Met, the veteran infielder believes. “It can’t be a coincidence that the day before I was due a bonus it obviously we...
18:51, 2019-08-24

Mets vs. Braves: Max Fried is going to lead Atlanta to sweep Devils forward Jack Hughes, selected No. 1 in the draft, seems to be a couple of sandwiches short of an NHL player. Top pick, tipping the scales at 170 pounds, is a picky eater, so the Devils will bring in healthy eating expert Joey Chestnut. And once again Bartolo Colon has been left on the......
23:17, 2019-06-30

Cervelli sparks Braves to 9-5 win over Mets in Atlanta debut Newly signed Francisco Cervelli had three hits and three RBIs in his Atlanta debut, and the Braves beat the New York Mets 9-5 for their seventh straight victory       ...
16:00, 2019-08-25

Phil Regan, Who Is 82 Years Old, Is Your New Mets Pitching Coach Any Major League Baseball franchise setting out to hire a pitching coach over 80 years of age would do well to get Phil Regan. He has had a distinguished and improbably eventful life in baseball, and a very long one. Regan’s first big-league manager, in 1960, was Jimmy Dykes, another lifer who made...
19:17, 2019-06-21

Travis d’Arnaud epitomizes huge Mets flaw that needs to end You know what would scare the heck out of me if I ran the Mets and was considering whether to trade Noah Syndergaard? Travis d’Arnaud. The Mets botched every step along the way this year with d’Arnaud. They tendered him a contract when maybe they should have just redirected his $3.515 million elsewh...
21:51, 2019-07-20

Why the Mets’ chances of trading Wilson Ramos are slim SAN FRANCISCO — As disappointing as Wilson Ramos has performed for the Mets in his first season, some level of hope had existed in recent weeks among team officials that a trade market might materialize for the veteran catcher. But the inquiries so far have been scarce, according to industry sources...
08:51, 2019-07-20

Alzolay’s strong debut, 6-run 3rd lead Cubs over Mets 7-4 CHICAGO (AP) — Whether rookie Adbert Alzolay stays in the majors for the remainder of the season is a question for another day. The 24-year-old from Venezuela showed he belongs Thursday night. Alzolay, the Cubs’ top pitching prospect, tossed four innings of dazzling relief in his debut and the...
10:17, 2019-06-21

Inside the Mets’ plan to to save Jeurys Familia SAN FRANCISCO — Simply, it can be called “Project Familia.” The Mets began this second half last week with slim NL wild-card possibilities, which had improved modestly with a four-game winning streak entering Thursday night against the Giants. But any talk of a revival hinges largely on getting the ...
09:17, 2019-07-19

Joey Chestnut eats hot dog while throwing first pitch for Mets Competitive eater Joey Chestnut held a hot dog in one hand and the baseball in the other hand, before devouring the treat and throwing the ceremonial first pitch at a New York Mets game....
14:17, 2019-07-01

Zack Wheeler report comes in with Mets watching closely SAN FRANCISCO — Zack Wheeler has taken the first steps in what the Mets hope will be a fast return from the injured list. On Thursday, the right-hander played catch for a second straight day and reported feeling OK as he battles an “impingement” in his right shoulder. The earliest Wheeler can pitch ...
09:17, 2019-07-19

Kershaw, Dodgers catch Syndergaard on bad day, beat Mets 9-2 Noah Syndergaard again wobbled with Wilson Ramos as his catcher while Clayton Kershaw was right in the pocket, sending the Los Angeles Dodgers over the New York Mets 9-2       ...
07:17, 2019-09-14

Zack Wheeler and Mets share one maddening trait The Mets are Zack Wheeler, and Zack Wheeler is the Mets. Together they are confident one instant, confounding the next. They can look terrific when all the parts are working together. And they can look positively terrifying when they are not. All of that was on full display across 9 ½ hours of baseb...
17:34, 2019-06-12

Mets finding the clutch hit bails out Mickey Callaway The Mets found the hit. They found it in time so that more Jacob deGrom brilliance was not utterly wasted. They found it in time to protect Mickey Callaway from some, um, curious decisions. Still to be determined is if they found it in time to make this hit part of a mosaic of magic......
10:17, 2019-09-15

How Steven Matz has turned into Mets’ most consistent starter PHOENIX — Steven Matz might have opened the season as the biggest question mark among the Mets’ big four starting pitchers, but he’s gotten to June as the most consistent. “I am very proud of what he’s done and how far he’s come,” pitching coach Dave Eiland said Saturday before the Mets’ crush...
12:34, 2019-06-02

Zack Wheeler’s return to anxious Mets has one last hurdle SAN FRANCISCO — Zack Wheeler’s return from the injured list now likely just hinges on waking up Monday without discomfort. The right-hander threw a bullpen session Sunday before the Mets faced the Giants at Oracle Park and reported the session went “good.” Wheeler, who is returning from a shoulder i...
01:34, 2019-07-22

Mets finally seeing Todd Frazier become an offensive force LOS ANGELES — Todd Frazier was incredulous it took until his latest blast, earlier this week, for somebody to ask about his tradition of pretending to check his watch during his home run trot. “I check my watch and let [the pitcher] know it wasn’t the right time basically to throw that pitch,” Frazi...
16:51, 2019-05-30

Mets acing Dodgers test this weekend would put fear in LA Noah Syndergaard pitches to Wilson Ramos on Friday night in a game in which every shake off of a catcher’s sign and each shoulder slump will be dissected for meaning. Hyun-jin Ryu faces Jacob deGrom on Saturday night in a matchup teeming with NL Cy Young implications. But by Sunday night — national ...
03:51, 2019-09-13

Clutch hit can’t keep Mets’ Robinson Cano from getting double-switched Robinson Cano finally delivered a clutch hit on Saturday, but his night ended soon after when he was double-switched out of a 5-4 loss to Atlanta. Cano’s sixth-inning single gave the Mets their first lead, but he was removed for Seth Lugo to start the seventh, as manager Mickey Callaway looked to ge...
08:34, 2019-06-30

Mets’ Ruben Tejada tearing it up at Triple-A Syracuse Ruben Tejada is batting batting .457 in his first 10 games for Triple-A Syracuse. He went 1-for-2 with an RBI in Syracuse’s 4-2 loss to the Pawtucket Red Sox. Tejada returned to the organization on a minor league deal in spring training to provide the Mets with infield depth. He last played fo...
12:34, 2019-06-02

Mets’ torrid stretch has Brodie Van Wagenen hyped up again Brodie Van Wagenen want Mets fans to know his goals haven’t changed. The Mets first-year general manager published a letter to fans on Twitter on Thursday, following the team’s 4-0 win over the White Sox, its seventh straight. “Our focus at the deadline was the same as it has been ...
02:34, 2019-08-02

Mets apologize to player they accidentally declared dead During their 50th anniversary celebration of the 1969 World Series champs on Saturday, the Mets honored members of that team who have passed away with an in memoriam video. But not everyone in the video is dead. The tribute bizarrely included two ’69 Mets who are still alive — Jim Gosger...
20:34, 2019-06-30

Steven Matz States His Case in Win for Mets Against Rockies Matz, hampered by injuries while Jacob deGrom, Noah Syndergaard and Zack Wheeler stood tall, struck out 10 and threw 120 pitches. Pete Alonso had his 21st home run....
10:51, 2019-06-09

Michael Conforto finally resurfaces in trying Mets times CINCINNATI — Even in a lineup that continues to produce at respectable levels, Michael Conforto’s September swoon screams to the Mets. A roller-coaster season for the outfielder dipped at maybe the worst possible time, but at least a glimmer of the lefty slugger at his best reappeared Sunday. Confor...
04:00, 2019-09-23

Mets activate Robinson Canó from IL after quadriceps strain NEW YORK (AP) — The Mets have activated All-Star second baseman Robinson Canó from the injured list. Canó was set to bat third for New York against the San Francisco Giants on Wednesday night. He’s been out since May 22 with a strained left quadriceps. Canó said Sunday he hoped to be active fo...
22:17, 2019-06-05

After feasting on MLB bottom-feeders, what's next for resurgent N.Y. Mets? The Mets completed their 13-1 feast of the worst teams on their schedule to put themselves in playoff contention, but now the hard work begins.       ...
12:51, 2019-08-08

The Mets have a secret weapon for their final playoff push Even when they ranked among the industry’s higher rollers, the Mets routinely found themselves plagued by organizational depth concerns. Or have you forgotten how they placed the fate of their 2006 season in the hands of erratic Oliver Perez (he pitched well!), turned similarly in 2007 to a gassed T...
15:51, 2019-09-20

Mickey Callaway’s Mets quest has some Terry Francona in it The mentor owns two World Series championship rings as a manager and came within a Game 7 of winning another. The pupil manages the hottest team in the National League since the All-Star break and is trying to navigate the wild-card race for a playoff berth that seemed so unattainable five weeks ago...
08:51, 2019-08-21

Mets' Jason Vargas To Reporter: "I'll Knock You The Fuck Out, Bro" One day after I made the mistake of complimenting the Mets on this site, they’ve gone ahead and returned to the tire fire form that most people have gotten used to seeing on a regular basis. Today’s Mets meltdown features manager Mickey Callaway and Jason Vargas getting into it with a reporter who w...
01:17, 2019-06-24

LEADING OFF: Kluber shut down, Mets making moves LEADING OFF: Kluber rehab shut down, Mets making moves as schedule toughens, Verlander faces Cabrera for first time, Marlins-Braves with hot tempers again       ...
12:00, 2019-08-21

Tatis, Padres beat Mets 7-2, 3rd win in 11 games since break Fernando Tatis Jr. got three hits and the San Diego Padres beat Noah Syndergaard and the New York Mets 7-2 for their third win in 11 games since the All-Star break       ...
08:17, 2019-07-25

Mets’ Jeff McNeil on wrist twinge: It was ‘nothing crazy’ CHICAGO — Jeff McNeil was clearly in discomfort. Facing Aaron Bummer in Wednesday’s eighth inning — an at-bat that ended in a pop out — the Mets utilityman said he felt a twinge in his right wrist on a swing. “I felt it a little bit — nothing crazy,” McNeil said after the Mets beat......
18:00, 2019-08-01

Brodie Van Wagenen’s evasion strategy not what Mets needed The occasion should have been cause for celebration, and that’s how the Mets tried to play it Friday at Citi Field. Third-round draft choice Matt Allan, an 18-year-old right-handed pitcher from Florida, was being given the red-carpet treatment after signing his professional contract earlier in the d...
17:00, 2019-06-29

Mets 2B Robinson Canó goes back on 10-day injured list NEW YORK (AP) — Robinson Canó is right back on the injured list. Four days after returning to the lineup, the second baseman was placed on the 10-day IL again by the New York Mets with tightness in his left quadriceps. The move was made Sunday, retroactive to Thursday, after Canó aggravated the inju...
19:17, 2019-06-09

Mets’ Dominic Smith won’t be coming back anytime soon CHICAGO — The Mets won’t be counting on Dominic Smith to contribute for at least another month. Smith, according to general manager Brodie Van Wagenen, will remain in a walking boot for another three weeks — removed from baseball activities — after incurring a stress reaction in his left foot last w...
18:00, 2019-08-01

Jim Duquette on Mets and Yankees trade deadline surprises SiriusXM analyst Jim Duquette, a former Mets GM, talked with The Post’s Justin Terranova about the Yankees’ quiet deadline, the Mets’ bold move and getting a trade done at the wire. Q: When all the smoke cleared after 4 p.m., what surprised you most? A: That the Dodgers and Yankees, arguably the two...
18:00, 2019-08-01

Mets skipper curses, pitcher charges at reporter Mets manager Mickey Callaway and pitcher Jason Vargas were involved in a clubhouse incident with a Newsday reporter after Sunday's 5-3 loss to the Cubs....
02:51, 2019-06-24

Mets’ stud draft pick kept his cool, and it paid off Matt Allan entered the draft prepared for “crazy” things to happen and said that helped him cope with the anxiety of not getting selected earlier. Considered a first-round talent who slipped to the third round because of concerns over whether he would sign, the right-handed pitcher from Seminole Hig...
17:00, 2019-06-29

Noah Syndergaard is face of the Mets’ great unknown Brodie Van Wagenen, several hours before Sunday’s Rockies-Mets series finale, addressed a group of season-ticket holders sitting down the left-field line at Citi Field and mentioned anticipating earlier than standard action in the trade market, in part because waiver deals will no longer be allowed ...
02:17, 2019-06-10

Syndergaard, Mets roll with Yankees showdown on deck Series victory over the Rockies, check. MetroCard to face the Yankees, check. Respectability for the Mets? TBD. These next two games could serve as that barometer, with .500-and-above again in sniffing distance for manager Mickey Callaway’s bunch following a 6-1 beatdown of the Rockies on Sunday at ...
02:17, 2019-06-10

The second-half success blueprint the Mets can ride to the playoffs When the Mets play well in the second half, they generally make the playoffs. The Mets have reached the postseason nine times, never producing worse than a .588 winning percentage after the All-Star break in any of those years. Nine of their best 11 second halves led to the postseason. One of the tw...
22:00, 2019-08-19

Mets’ rationale for the massive moves they didn’t make CHICAGO — For as many calls as general manager Brodie Van Wagenen took heading into Wednesday’s trade deadline, he ultimately couldn’t part with his big guns. Noah Syndergaard and Zack Wheeler, welcome back to the Mets — not that they ever left. Edwin Diaz, your place in the Mets bullpen is secure. ...
04:00, 2019-08-01

Trying season steeled Mets for this wild-card challenge A few weeks ago the Mets were on life support. Now they are more dangerous than ever with pitching and hitting finally in sync. They believe the hard lessons learned will carry them into October. For the first time in a long time, it doesn’t seem like just talk. “If we stay healthy … If......
07:51, 2019-08-09

Mets’ Pete Alonso put his name in ‘ridiculous’ home run company CINCINNATI — Pete Alonso’s power is crazy. How crazy? Alonso crushed his 50th home run of the season Friday night, an epic 437-foot, eighth-inning rocket to the Riverboat Power Stacks in right-center at Great American Ball Park in the Mets’ 8-1 win over the Reds. That blast backed another Jacob deGr...
14:00, 2019-09-21

Mets’ Amed Rosario hitting more homers because of one tweak Amed Rosario is well ahead of schedule. Breaking open Wednesday’s 7-0 win over the Giants with a three-run homer, the Mets shortstop hit his seventh home run of the season. Last year, Rosario didn’t hit his seventh home run until Aug. 25 (122nd game). “We know he’s got very good power. It’s starting...
11:51, 2019-06-06

Mets’ Mickey Callaway can breathe sigh of relief — for 1 day Mea culpa Mickey is 1-0. And this time Mickey Callaway pushed his starting pitcher Jason Vargas to 117 pitches and a complete game, considering the state of the Mets bullpen that is long overdue. The night after Callaway apologized to his team after taking out Noah Syndergaard and costing the Mets a...
11:51, 2019-06-06