Mets

BALTIMORE, MD - JULY 30:  Yoenis Cespedes #52 of the Detroit Tigers hits a two run home run in the fourth inning during a baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on July 30, 2015 in Baltimore, Maryland.  The Tigers won 9-8.  (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Mets Trade For A Bat

NEW YORK (AP) _ The Mets acquired slugging outfielder Yoenis Cespedes from Detroit on Friday in their strongest attempt yet to boost a punchless lineup that threatened to derail their postseason hopes. Cespedes hit .293 […]

07/31/2015

at Citi Field on July 30, 2015 in Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City.

Mets Wilt In The Rain

By HOWIE RUMBERG   AP Baseball Writer  NEW YORK (AP) _ Justin Upton hit a three-run homer through a driving rain with two outs in the ninth inning, and the San Diego Padres stunned the New […]

07/30/2015

at Citi Field on July 29, 2015 in Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City.

Duda Power Can’t Overtake Padres

By HOWIE RUMBERG  AP Baseball Writer  NEW YORK (AP) _ Justin Upton homered and drove in three runs and Yonder Alonso also connected as the San Diego Padres beat the New York Mets 7-3 on […]

07/29/2015

at Citi Field on July 28, 2015 in Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City.

Met Mound Magnificence

By MIKE FITZPATRICK  AP Baseball Writer    NEW YORK (AP) _ Noah Syndergaard retired his first 18 batters in the rookie’s latest overpowering performance, and the New York Mets got two-run homers from Lucas Duda […]

07/28/2015

NEW YORK, NY - JULY 12:  Jenrry Mejia #58 of the New York Mets reacts as he walks off the field after getting the final out of the seventh inning against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Citi Field on July 12, 2015 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City.  (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Oh Jenrry !!!

By MIKE FITZPATRICK  AP Baseball Writer     NEW YORK (AP) _ Just back from an 80-game drug suspension, New York Mets reliever Jenrry Mejia was banned for an additional 162 games Tuesday by Major […]

07/28/2015

OAKLAND, CA - JULY 01:  Tyler Clippard #36 of the Oakland Athletics pitches against the Colorado Rockies in the ninth inning at O.co Coliseum on July 1, 2015 in Oakland, California.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Mets Add To Bullpen And Payroll

NEW YORK (AP) _ In their second trade in four days, the Mets acquired closer Tyler Clippard from Oakland on Monday for minor league pitcher Casey Meisner in a swap of right-handers that increases New […]

07/27/2015

NEW YORK, NY - JULY 13: Jacob deGrom #48 of the New York Mets pitches in the first inning against the Miami Marlins at Citi Field on July 13, 2014 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Mets End Greinke’s Shutout Streak, Defeat Dodgers

^By MIKE FITZPATRICK= ^AP Baseball Writer= NEW YORK (AP) _ Thanks to another exquisite performance from Jacob deGrom and a big hit by newcomer Juan Uribe, the New York Mets did more than just stop […]

07/26/2015

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

NEW YORK, NY - JULY 23:  Clayton Kershaw #22 of the Los Angeles Dodgers pitches in the first inning against the New York Mets at Citi Field on July 23, 2015 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City.  (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Feat Of Clay

By RALPH D. RUSSO  AP Sports Writer   NEW YORK (AP) _ Clayton Kershaw pitched a three-hitter, retiring the first 18 batters in his second shutout of the season, as the Los Angeles Dodgers beat […]

07/23/2015

WASHINGTON, DC - JULY 22:  Matt den Dekker #21 of the Washington Nationals scores on a Bobby Parnell #39 (not pictured) of the New York Mets wild pitch in the eight inning during a baseball game at Nationals Park on July 22, 2015 in Washington, DC.  The Nationals won 4-3.  (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

Mets Bullpen Folds In D.C.

By DAVID ELFIN    WASHINGTON (AP) _ Michael Taylor had a tying two-out, two-run single in the eighth inning, Danny Espinosa followed with an RBI double and the Washington Nationals rallied from three runs down […]

07/22/2015

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