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SEATTLE, WA - JULY 21:  Robinson Cano #22 of the Seattle Mariners slides into second with a double as shortstop Ruben Tejada #11 of the New York Mets takes the throw in the seventh inning at Safeco Field on July 21, 2014 in Seattle, Washington.  (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Mets Can’t Mount Offensive In Seattle

By TIM BOOTH AP Sports Writer SEATTLE (AP) _ Kyle Seager drove in two runs, Mike Zunino homered into the second deck at Safeco Field and Dustin Ackley stole a home run with a leaping […]

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Top 5 MLB Closer Celebrations

Do closer celebrations bother you? Here is a list of some of my favorite closer celebrations to help you decide whether they are awesome or down right classless.


SAN DIEGO, CA - JULY 20:  Odrisamer Despaigne #40 of the San Diego Padres is welcomed into the dugout after closing out  the seventh inning of a baseball game against the New York Mets at Petco Park July 20, 2014 in San Diego, California.  (Photo by Denis Poroy/Getty Images)

Mets Lose to San Diego, 2-1

Odrisamer Despaigne came within four outs of the first no-hitter in San Diego’s 46-year major league history, and the Padres beat the New York Mets 2-1 Sunday on Seth Smith’s run-scoring infield single in the ninth.


SAN DIEGO, CA - JULY 18:  Travis d'Arnaud #15 of the New York Mets hits an RBI single during the first inning of  a baseball game against the San Diego Padres at Petco Park July 18, 2014 in San Diego, California.  (Photo by Denis Poroy/Getty Images)

D’Arnaud Wins It In 9th

Travis d’Arnaud’s go-ahead single in the ninth inning lifted the New York Mets to their fourth straight win, 5-4 over the San Diego Padres on Friday night.


PHOENIX, AZ - APRIL 13: Paul Goldschmidt #44 of the Arizona Diamondbacks at bat during the MLB game against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Chase Field on April 13, 2014 in Phoenix, Arizona. The Dodgers defeated the Diamondbacks 8-6.

National League Mid-Season Team MVPs

Sometimes a team’s best players don’t make the All-Star team. Here are the National League’s mid-season team MVPs.


NEW YORK, NY - JULY 07:  Ruben Tejada #11 of the New York Mets celebrates his 11th inning game-winning base hit against the Atlanta Braves as teammate Juan Lagares #12 of the New York Mets scores the run at Citi Field on July 7, 2014 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City.  (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Tejada Lifts Mets Over Braves 4-3 In 11

Ruben Tejada singled home the winning run with two outs in the 11th inning, Curtis Granderson hit a tying homer in the eighth and the New York Mets beat the Atlanta Braves 4-3 on Monday night.


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Best Minor League Baseball Stadiums To Catch A Game

If you’re in the mood for a road trip, or simply want to come out to support your local team, make your next stop a minor league baseball game at one of these fan favorite stadiums.


MIAMI, FL - JUNE 22: Daniel Murphy #28 of the New York Mets throws over Marcell Ozuna #13 of the Miami Marlins during the second inning of the game at Marlins Park on June 22, 2014 in Miami, Florida.  (Photo by Rob Foldy/Getty Images)

Mets Bang Out 17 Hits, Beat Marlins

Daniel Murphy hit a three-run homer and the New York Mets matched a season high with 17 hits Sunday to beat the slumping Miami Marlins 11-5.



Travel Guide To New York City

This handy guide to New York City can help you plan out your trip and serve as a reference to the city’s top attractions along with food and lodging recommendations.


ST. LOUIS, MO - JUNE 16: Matt Adams #32 of the St. Louis Cardinals hits an RBI triple against the New York Mets in the fifth inning at Busch Stadium on June 16, 2014 in St. Louis, Missouri. The Cardinals beat the Mets 6-2. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Cardinals Stifle Mets

Allen Craig and Matt Adams each had two RBIs and the St. Louis Cardinals got effective work from rookie pitchers subbing for ace Adam Wainwright in a 6-2 victory over the New York Mets on Monday night.