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Atlanta Braves v New York Mets

Clutch Catch and Hit Sink Mets

By HOWIE RUMBERG   AP Sports Writer   NEW YORK (AP) _ Jason Heyward made a diving catch with runners on first and second and two outs in the ninth inning after pinch-hitter Reed Johnson hit […]


New York Mets v Atlanta Braves

Mets Find Relief in Atlanta

By GEORGE HENRY   Associated Press ATLANTA (AP) _ David Wright hit two solo homers, New York’s bullpen pitched five-plus scoreless innings and the Mets overcame an injury to starter Jonathon Niese in a 4-3 victory […]


New York Mets v Atlanta Braves

Mets Rally Then Lose in Atlanta

By PAUL NEWBERRY   AP Sports Writer   ATLANTA (AP) _ Chris Johnson homered for the first time in more than a month, Kris Medlen overcame a defensive blunder and the Atlanta Braves bounced back from […]


New York Mets v Atlanta Braves - Game Two

Mets Make it 2 in Atlanta

By PAUL NEWBERRY  AP Sports Writer   ATLANTA (AP) _ Zack Wheeler lived up the hype in his major league debut, pitching six scoreless innings to lead the New York Mets to a 6-1 victory […]


Matt Harvey (Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

Six Hitless Innings For Harvey In Game 1 — And Finally Some Support At the Plate

Harvey pitched six hitless innings, John Buck homered and the New York Mets held on for a 4-3 victory over the Braves in the first game of a doubleheader Tuesday.


Dillon Gee (Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Braves Defeat Mets For Their Eighth Straight Win

Dillon Gee and the New York Mets keep finding different ways to get tagged. Lately, they’ve let the opposing pitcher hurt them– with a bat.


Ike Davis (Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Mets, Braves Complete Friday’s Suspended Game

In the 42 minutes it took to complete a suspended game, the New York Mets didn’t do a whole lot well. They popped up a key bunt, pitched poorly and lost their seventh straight at Citi Field.


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Braves, Mets Reschedule Rained-Out Game For June 18

The Atlanta Braves’ home game against the New York Mets that was postponed by rain on Saturday has been rescheduled as part of a split doubleheader on June 18.


New York Mets second baseman Justin Turner (2) tumbles over Atlanta Braves' David Ross after forcing Ross out at second and throwing to first to out Braves' Alex Gonzalez for a double play in the seventh inning of a baseball game, Friday, Aug. 5, 2011, at Citi Field in New York. (AP Photo/Kathy Kmonicek)

Source: Red Sox Agree To Deal With Catcher David Ross

A baseball official familiar with the deal says the Boston Red Sox have agreed with backup catcher David Ross on a two-year, $6.2 million contract.


Kevin Youkilis, Fenway, June 24, 2012 (Winslow Townson/Getty Images)

Hugs, Cheers For Departing Youkilis As Sox Defeat Braves

Cody Ross hit two homers and drove in five runs, and the Boston Red Sox beat the Atlanta Braves 9-4 Sunday in a game that likely was Kevin Youkilis’ farewell to the Fenway Park fans.