Jonathon Niese pitched seven steady innings on a rainy Tuesday night and Daniel Murphy had three hits to lead the surprising New York Mets to a 6-1 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies.
Is it because every team in the city is equally loved and supported, with sellouts stretching back decades, through good seasons and bad?
LaTroy Hawkins nailed down a landmark save — No. 100 in his long career as a major-league reliever.
The 40-year-old right-hander finished off New York’s 4-3 win over Philadelphia on Sunday
By AARON BRACY Associated Press PHILADELPHIA (AP) _ David Wright homered in his return to the Mets lineup, Daniel Murphy had three hits and Daisuke Matsuzaka earned his second straight victory in New York’s […]
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By MIKE FITZPATRICK AP Sports Writer NEW YORK (AP) _ Cole Hamels pitched seven strong innings and handed himself some much-needed run support, sending the Philadelphia Phillies to a 6-2 victory over the New […]
By BEN WALKER AP Baseball Writer NEW YORK (AP) _ Jonathon Niese pitched a three-hitter and lined a game-breaking three-run double Tuesday night as the New York Mets ended a five-game losing streak by […]
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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 […]
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 […]