WASHINGTON, DC - JULY 21: Jacob deGrom #48 of the New York Mets throws to a Washington Nationals batter in the third inning at Nationals Park on July 21, 2015 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Clutch Hitting Carries Mets

By HARVEY VALENTINE  Associated Press     WASHINGTON (AP) _ Pinch-hitter Eric Campbell put New York ahead with his two-run single in the seventh inning, and a stagnant Mets lineup finally came through with several […]


at Nationals Park on July 20, 2015 in Washington, DC.

Harvey Can’t Stop Nats

By HOWARD FENDRICH  AP Sports Writer   WASHINGTON (AP) _ Clint Robinson’s two-run double to deep center was the biggest blow as the Nationals jumped on Mets starter Matt Harvey for five runs in the […]


Kirk Nieuwenhuis #9 of the New York Mets doubles in the eighth inning against the St. Louis Cardinals at Citi Field on June 4, 2012 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (credit: Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Nieuwenhuis’ Three Homers Lead Mets Over D-Backs

^By CHARLES O’BRIEN= ^Associated Press= NEW YORK (AP) _ Kirk Nieuwenhuis has learned not to take anything for granted, especially after the rollercoaster ride this season has been. After being reacquired by the New York […]


NEW YORK, NY - JULY 10: Pitcher Noah Syndergaard #34 of the New York Mets delivers a pitch against the Arizona Diamondbacks during the first inning on July 10, 2015 at Citi Field in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Noah Rattles Snakes

By MIKE FITZPATRICK  AP Baseball Writer    NEW YORK (AP) _ Noah Syndergaard struck out a career-high 13 in eight overpowering innings, and the New York Mets got consecutive homers from slumping sluggers Lucas Duda […]


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Mets Matz Hurt

NEW YORK (AP) _ Mets pitcher Steven Matz has a partially torn muscle in his back that will sideline the impressive rookie at least a month _ probably longer. In a surprise announcement, the Mets […]


SAN FRANCISCO, CA - JULY 08:  Jacob deGrom #48 of the New York Mets pitches against the San Francisco Giants in the bottom of the first inning at AT&T Park on July 8, 2015 in San Francisco, California.  (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

deGrom Delivers

By RICK EYMER  Associated Press      SAN FRANCISCO (AP) _ All-Star Jacob deGrom allowed two hits over eight innings, Eric Campbell hit a two-run homer and the New York Mets beat the San Francisco […]


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Matz, Mets Shutout Dodgers

^AP Sports Writer= LOS ANGELES (AP) _ Steven Matz is having the time of his young baseball life, winning his first two career starts, including silencing the Los Angeles Dodgers’ powerful lineup. Matz scattered two […]


Citi Field (Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Mets Broadcaster Doing Fine After Health Issue

LOS ANGELES (AP) — New York Mets radio play-by-play man Howie Rose is back in New York and doing fine, after an episode on the team’s coast-to-coast flight in which he passed out from dehydration […]


Alex Torres #54 of the New York Mets reacts after giving up a two run home run against Miguel Montero #47 of the Chicago Cubs in the ninth inning during their game at Citi Field on July 2, 2015 in New York City.  (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Herrera’s Bunt, Blast Leads Cubs Over Feeble Mets For Sweep

NEW YORK (AP) — By the time Jonathan Herrera and Miguel Montero homered, the Chicago Cubs didn’t really need the extra runs. Once again, their pitchers had shut down the feeble New York Mets. Herrera […]


NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 29:  The sun sets during a game between the New York Mets and the Philadelphia Phillies in the third inning at Citi Field on August 29, 2014 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City.  (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Matz’ Arm And Bat Lead Mets To Win Over Reds

^By HOWIE RUMBERG= ^AP Baseball Writer= NEW YORK (AP) _ Steven Matz’s giddy grandfather popped out of his seat at Citi Field and shouted with unabashed glee. Boy, did he have plenty to cheer about. […]