Jonathon Niese

NEW YORK, NY - JULY 24:  Michael Conforto #30 of the New York Mets drives in a run with this ground out to first in the fifth inning as Austin Barnes #65 of the Los Angeles Dodgers defends on July 24, 2015 at Citi Field in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Dodgers Dominate Mets

  NEW YORK (AP) _ Justin Turner homered and drove in three runs against his former club, emergency starter Ian Thomas hurled five effective innings, and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the New York Mets […]

07/24/2015

TORONTO, CANADA - JUNE 17: Lucas Duda #21 of the New York Mets reacts after striking out in the third inning during MLB game action against the Toronto Blue Jays on June 17, 2015 at Rogers Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Mets Road Woes Continue

By IAN HARRISON   Associated Press     TORONTO (AP) _ Danny Valencia hit a three-run homer, Kevin Pillar had a solo shot and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the New York Mets 8-0 Wednesday night […]

06/17/2015

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 […]

05/14/2015

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 […]

05/10/2015

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 […]

05/03/2015

Philadelphia Phillies v New York Mets

Home Sweep Home

By MIKE FITZPATRICK  AP Baseball Writer   NEW YORK (AP) _ Travis d’Arnaud homered after assuming David Wright’s spot in the lineup, Lucas Duda also went deep and the New York Mets defeated the Philadelphia […]

04/15/2015

NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 26: Curtis Granderson #3 of the New York Mets hits a home run in the fourth inning against the Houston Astros on September 26, 2014 at Citi Field in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

Astros 6th Mets Undoing

Mets pitcher Jonathon Niese left his final start of the season with an elevated heart rate, a condition he has dealt with before, and the Houston Astros rallied Friday night against reliever Carlos Torres for a 3-1 victory over New York.

09/26/2014

NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 08:  Curtis Granderson #3 of the New York Mets runs out his ninth inning triple against LaTroy Hawkins #32 of the Colorado Rockies at Citi Field on September 8, 2014 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City.  (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

A Grand Finish

Curtis Granderson hit a tying triple off former-Met LaTroy Hawkins and scored two pitches later on Wilmer Flores’ sacrifice fly, giving New York a 3-2 win Monday night that stopped the Colorado Rockies’ four-game winning streak.

09/08/2014

Atlanta Braves v New York Mets

Braves Shut Down Mets

Mike Minor took a two-hit shutout into the eighth inning after hitting a double and single himself, leading the Atlanta Braves over the New York Mets 6-1 Thursday night.

08/28/2014

WASHINGTON, DC - AUGUST 06: Pitcher Jonathon Niese #49 of the New York Mets reacts after giving up a home run to Danny Espinosa #8 of the Washington Nationals (not pictured) in the sixth inning at Nationals Park on August 6, 2014 in Washington, DC. The Washington Nationals won, 7-1. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Not So Niese

Doug Fister took a five-hit shutout into the eighth inning, Adam LaRoche homered twice and Danny Espinosa also connected as the Washington Nationals beat the New York Mets 6-1 Wednesday night.

08/06/2014

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