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Pittsburgh Pirates v New York Mets

Pirates Complete Weekend Sweep of Mets

^By NATE BARNES= ^Associated Press= PITTSBURGH (AP) _ Francisco Liriano kept up a Pittsburgh parade of strikeouts that hadn’t been seen in nearly a half-century. Liriano fanned 12 and the Pirates beat the New York […]


during their game at Citi Field on May 15, 2015 in New York City.

Trouble Brewing For Mets

By MIKE FITZPATRICK  AP Baseball Writer    NEW YORK (AP) _ Ryan Braun homered twice and made a marvelous catch, leading Kyle Lohse and the Milwaukee Brewers to a 7-0 victory over the slumping New […]


CHICAGO, IL - MAY 14: Jonathon Niese #49 of the New York Mets pitches against the Chicago Cubs during the first inning on May 14, 2015 at Wrigley Field in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Jon Durr/Getty Images)

Winless In Chicago

By JOHN JACKSON  Associated Press     CHICAGO (AP) _ Dexter Fowler scored the tiebreaking run on a passed ball in the seventh inning and also homered, and the Chicago Cubs rallied from a four-run deficit […]


PHILADELPHIA - MAY 9: Starting pitcher Jonathon Niese #49 of the New York Mets throws a pitch in the first inning during a game against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citizens Bank Park on May 9, 2015 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Hunter Martin/Getty Images)

Mets, Niese Hold Off Phillies

By AARON BRACY  Associated Press    PHILADELPHIA (AP) _ Jonathon Niese’s curveball was working. His bat wasn’t bad, either. Niese pitched seven strong innings and scored after singling to lead off the seventh on Juan […]


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Howard & Phillies Get To Harvey

By ROB MAADDI   AP Sports Writer   PHILADELPHIA (AP) _ Ryan Howard homered and drove in two runs, Cole Hamels outpitched Matt Harvey and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the New York Mets 3-1 Friday night. […]


Baltimore Orioles v New York Mets

Homestand Ends On Up Note

By HOWIE RUMBERG   AP Baseball Writer    NEW  YORK (AP) _ Jacob deGrom bounced back from two subpar starts with seven overpowering innings, Dilson Herrera hit his first homer of the season among three hits […]


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Bartolo Baffles Birds

By BEN WALKER   AP Baseball Writer     NEW YORK (AP) _ Bartolo Colon became the first pitcher in at least 100 years to beat the same opponent with seven different teams, stopping Baltimore once again […]


St Louis Cardinals v New York Mets

Mets Promote Monell,Demote Connecticut’s Campbell

NEW YORK (AP) _ The New York Mets have promoted catcher Johnny Monell from Triple-A Las Vegas and sent infielder Eric Campbell to their top minor league team. The Mets selected Monell’s contract before Tuesday […]


Washington Nationals v New York Mets

Close But No Mets Win

By MIKE FITZPATRICK  AP Baseball Writer    NEW YORK (AP) _ Gio Gonzalez chuckled when asked to explain his success at Citi Field. “It’s New York. It’s a beautiful city. It’s got great food,” he […]