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Marlon Byrd

SAN DIEGO, CA - AUGUST 16: Ike Davis #29 of the New York Mets reaches out for the ball after making a stop on a ball hit by Jesus Guzman #15 of the San Diego Padres in the eighth inning of a baseball game at Petco Park on August 16, 2013 in San Diego, California. Davis was able to get the out at first base. (Photo Credit: Denis Poroy /Getty Images)

Homers Propel Mets Over Padres Out West

Marlon Byrd, Ike Davis and Daniel Murphy each homered to back Jonathon Niese’s solid outing, and the New York Mets beat the San Diego Padres 5-2 on Friday night.

08/17/2013

Atlanta Braves v New York Mets

Wheeler Beats Braves Again

By MIKE FITZPATRICK    AP Sports Writer NEW YORK (AP) _ John Buck drove in three runs and Zack Wheeler beat the Atlanta Braves for the second time in seven major league starts, sending the New […]

07/25/2013

Philadelphia Phillies v New York Mets

Mets Rally and Hold On

By MIKE FITZPATRICK     AP Sports Writer   NEW YORK (AP) _ The rookie pitcher who got the biggest outs for the Mets on Saturday was not the one with all the hype. Gonzalez Germen came […]

07/21/2013

Philadelphia Phillies v New York Mets

Citi Field Slugfest

By MIKE FITZPATRICK   AP Sports Writer   NEW YORK (AP) _ Chase Utley, Domonic Brown and the Philadelphia Phillies came flying out of the All-Star break, scoring 11 runs in the first three innings Friday […]

07/19/2013

New York Mets v San Francisco Giants

A Mets San Francisco Treat

By RICK EYMER     Associated Press     SAN FRANCISCO (AP) _ Zack Wheeler used to have long talks with Sergio Romo when they were teammates in the Giants organization, and the young pitcher is good […]

07/10/2013

New York Mets v Colorado Rockies

Mets Make Good in Makeup Game

By PAT GRAHAM   AP Sports Writer   DENVER (AP) _ Marlon Byrd hit a go-ahead homer in the eighth inning and threw out a runner from right field in the ninth to lead the New […]

06/27/2013

St. Louis Cardinals v New York Mets

Cards Hurler Wins Battle of Aces

By RONALD BLUM   AP Sports Writer=   NEW YORK (AP) _ Adam Wainwright used to be a creature of routine leading up to each start. “Same sleeping shirt the night before,” the St. Louis Cardinals […]

06/13/2013

St. Louis Cardinals v New York Mets

Mets Shell Cards Miller

By HOWIE RUMBERG    AP Sports Writer   NEW YORK (AP) _ Dillon Gee had his third straight stellar start, Lucas Duda hit one of three Mets homers and New York scored the most runs allowed […]

06/12/2013

New York Mets v Washington Nationals

Mets Disgrace Nationals

By JOSEPH WHITE  AP Sports Writer   WASHINGTON (AP) _ Marlon Byrd maintained his mastery of Dan Haren with a pair of home runs, and the New York Mets broke a four-game losing streak by […]

06/05/2013

Cincinnati Reds v New York Mets

Byrd Blast Not Enough for Mets

By HOWIE RUMBERG   AP Sports Writer   NEW YORK (AP) _ Jay Bruce hit a tiebreaking homer and drove in two runs to back Johnny Cueto’s wild but effective return from the disabled list, and […]

05/20/2013