New York Mets http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/42477/all en Johan Santana to undergo shoulder surgery this week http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/agencia-efe/130331/johan-santana-undergo-shoulder-surgery-week <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agencia EFE </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>U.S. Sports Desk, Mar 31 (EFE).- Star New York Mets pitcher Johan Santana, is ready to undergo shoulder surgery again early this week, the team said on the weekend.</p> <p>The surgery on the Venezuelan lefthander is necessary to correct the second consecutive tear in the anterior capsule of his left shoulder and doctors are trying to save his career.</p> <p>Dr. David Altcheck will be in charge of the surgical team that will operate on Santana, who will probably be out the entire season for the second time in three years.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.efe.com" class="button wire efe"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#efe"><span>Copyright EFE, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/agencia-efe/130331/johan-santana-undergo-shoulder-surgery-week" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Baseball Johan Santana Johan Santana New York Mets Agencia EFE Sun, 31 Mar 2013 22:15:59 +0000 Agencia EFE 5798281 at http://www.globalpost.com Preview: Pirates at Mets http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130512/preview-pirates-at-mets <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>If the Pittsburgh Pirates are to contend in the National League Central, they will have to do better than their 34-47 mark on the road last season. The Pirates will try to improve on their 8-8 mark away from home in 2013 when they visit the New York Mets to start a four-game series Thursday. The Pirates have cooled off overall, losing five of their last eight games. Andrew McCutchen has been red hot of late for Pittsburgh, though, going 14-for-32 over the last eight games with six RBIs.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130512/preview-pirates-at-mets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Andrew McCutchen Baseball New York Mets Thomson Reuters Sun, 12 May 2013 11:33:43 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5836080 at http://www.globalpost.com Preview: Reds at Mets http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130522/preview-reds-at-mets <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>The New York Mets have had a difficult time scoring runs at home and have totaled just eight hits in the first two games of their series against the visiting Cincinnati Reds. With budding ace Matt Harvey going in the finale on Wednesday, the Mets only may need one run to avoid the sweep. Harvey will be looking to keep his undefeated record intact when he matches up against another unbeaten starter, Cincinnati’s Mat Latos.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130522/preview-reds-at-mets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Baseball Mat Latos New York Mets Thomson Reuters Wed, 22 May 2013 11:33:52 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5843648 at http://www.globalpost.com New York Mets - PlayerWatch http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130524/new-york-mets-playerwatch <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>RHP Matt Harvey had what amounted to his worst start as a big leaguer Wednesday, when he allowed a career-high nine hits and four runs over 6 1/3 innings in the Mets' 7-4 loss to the Cincinnati Reds. Harvey preserved his unbeaten record, though, when the Mets came back to tie the game in the seventh. Harvey walked three and struck out six while throwing 116 pitches, his second-most of the season. He had allowed three runs or less in 16 straight starts, the longest active streak in the bigs and the fourth-longest streak in Mets history.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130524/new-york-mets-playerwatch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Baseball New York Mets Rick Ankiel Thomson Reuters Fri, 24 May 2013 07:20:22 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5845278 at http://www.globalpost.com Preview: Braves at Mets http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130524/preview-braves-at-mets <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Jeremy Hefner takes the mound for the Mets at Citi Field on Friday as New York opens a three-game series with the first-place Atlanta Braves, but his thoughts will be 1,455 miles away from New York City. Hefner lived in Moore, Okla., the site of Monday’s deadly tornado, for the first 10 years of his life. The right-hander tweeted Monday that he attended one of the schools hit by the tornado, and still has family and friends who live in the city. Hefner will try to help the Mets get going at home, where they have lost 11 of their last 13 games.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130524/preview-braves-at-mets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Baseball Kris Medlen New York Mets Thomson Reuters Fri, 24 May 2013 11:34:29 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5845404 at http://www.globalpost.com New York Mets - PlayerWatch http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130529/new-york-mets-playerwatch <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>LF Lucas Duda picked a fine time to finally deliver a hit with runners in scoring position Tuesday, when his single with none out in the ninth capped the Mets' stunning two-run rally against Mariano Rivera and gave them a 2-1 win. Duda was 4-for-32 with runners in scoring position entering the game but hit a broken bat single on a 1-1 pitch to easily score David Wright with the winning run. Duda finished 2-for-4 and has a hit in 11 of his last 12 games, a stretch in which he's hitting .333 (15-of-45) to raise his overall average from .205 to .242.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130529/new-york-mets-playerwatch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Baseball David Wright New York Mets Thomson Reuters Wed, 29 May 2013 18:44:07 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5848165 at http://www.globalpost.com Preview: Mets at Marlins http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130601/preview-mets-at-marlins <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>The Miami Marlins enjoyed an offensive explosion with five runs in their series opener against the New York Mets on Friday. They will attempt to continue a rare winning streak when they host the Mets again on Saturday. The Marlins, who rank last in the majors in scoring, snapped a nine-game slide with Friday’s 5-1 triumph.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130601/preview-mets-at-marlins" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Baseball New York Mets New York Mets New York Yankees players Thomson Reuters Sat, 01 Jun 2013 11:46:32 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5849935 at http://www.globalpost.com Preview: Mets at Marlins http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130602/preview-mets-at-marlins <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>The Miami Marlins have only notched two series wins this season, and both have come against the New York Mets. The Marlins will be going for their first three-game sweep when they host phenom Matt Harvey and the Mets again on Sunday. Miami has outscored New York 13-2 in the first two games of the series and is coming off its biggest offensive outburst in nearly four weeks with Saturday’s 8-1 drubbing.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130602/preview-mets-at-marlins" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Baseball New York Mets New York Mets New York Yankees players Thomson Reuters Sun, 02 Jun 2013 17:45:21 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5850341 at http://www.globalpost.com Preview: Marlins at Mets http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130608/preview-marlins-at-mets <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>The Miami Marlins and New York Mets will be well-rested when they meet Saturday afternoon at Citi Field. Rain postponed the scheduled series opener on Friday, and weather also prevented the Mets from playing Thursday against Washington. Friday's marquee matchup of young stars remains in place as Miami's Jose Fernandez and New York's Matt Harvey were pushed back to Saturday.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130608/preview-marlins-at-mets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Baseball Miami Marlins New York Mets New York Mets Thomson Reuters Sat, 08 Jun 2013 13:23:08 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5853027 at http://www.globalpost.com New York Mets - PlayerWatch http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130608/new-york-mets-playerwatch <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>LF Lucas Duda was out of the lineup for the Mets' rainout against the Nationals on Thursday due to a sore quad. Before the game was rained out, Mets manager Terry Collins said he held Duda out to ensure he'd be ready for the weekend series against the Marlins. With the first game of that series rained out on Friday, Duda would seem to have a good chance of returning to the lineup without ever missing a game.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130608/new-york-mets-playerwatch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Baseball National League Championship Series New York Mets Thomson Reuters Sat, 08 Jun 2013 14:34:42 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5853091 at http://www.globalpost.com Mets demote Davis after another extra-inning loss http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130609/mets-demote-davis-after-another-extra-inning-loss <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Mets demote Davis after another extra-inning loss</p> <p>NEW YORK -- Consecutive extra-inning wins over the New York Mets might be the early-season highlight for the Miami Marlins.</p> <p>The games were a defining moment for the Mets, as well.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130609/mets-demote-davis-after-another-extra-inning-loss" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Baseball New York Mets World Series Thomson Reuters Mon, 10 Jun 2013 01:33:19 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5853913 at http://www.globalpost.com Cardinals' Wacha gets first win against Mets http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130612/cardinals-wacha-gets-first-win-against-mets <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Cardinals' Wacha gets first win against Mets</p> <p>NEW YORK -- Michael Wacha is a 21-year-old in the midst of his first trip to New York City. He'll head home with the type of mementoes and souvenirs that can't be purchased, even in The Big Apple.</p> <p>Wacha survived a rough first inning for his first major-league win and contributed his first big-league RBI during a five-run fifth inning that lifted the St. Louis Cardinals past the New York Mets 9-2 in front of 21,581 at Citi Field.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130612/cardinals-wacha-gets-first-win-against-mets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Baseball National League Championship Series New York Mets Thomson Reuters Wed, 12 Jun 2013 03:31:31 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5855927 at http://www.globalpost.com Preview: Cubs at Mets http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130616/preview-cubs-at-mets <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p/> <p>The Chicago Cubs will try to finish their first three-game sweep on the road since last September when they wrap up a set with the New York Mets on Sunday. The Cubs last swept a three-game set away from home on Sept. 7-9, 2012, at Pittsburgh. They haven't swept the Mets in New York since 2004.</p> </p/><div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130616/preview-cubs-at-mets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Baseball Major League Baseball New York Mets New York Mets Thomson Reuters Sun, 16 Jun 2013 12:01:27 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5858064 at http://www.globalpost.com New York Mets - TeamReport http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130616/new-york-mets-teamreport <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>MLB Team Report - New York Mets - INSIDE PITCH</p> <p/> <p>Manager Terry Collins spoke to his father, Bud, early Sunday morning, before the Mets played the Chicago Cubs at Citi Field. Bud Collins said he needed a win for Father's Day.</p> <p>"I said, 'I'm not a father,'" the younger Collins quipped. "But I need one, too."</p> </p/><div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130616/new-york-mets-teamreport" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Baseball Major League Baseball New York Mets Thomson Reuters Mon, 17 Jun 2013 02:31:19 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5858433 at http://www.globalpost.com New York Mets - PlayerWatch http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130617/new-york-mets-playerwatch <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>RHP Greg Burke was optioned to Triple-A Las Vegas following the Mets' 5-2 loss to the Cubs on Saturday. In two stints with the Mets this year, Burke is 0-1 with a 3.15 ERA and 18 strikeouts in 20 innings over 21 relief appearances, but he was the Mets' only right-handed reliever with remaining minor league options and the Mets had to make room for Carlos Torres, who exercised an option in his contract that would have forced the Mets to release him if he wasn't promoted by Sunday.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130617/new-york-mets-playerwatch" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Baseball New York Mets Yusmeiro Petit Thomson Reuters Mon, 17 Jun 2013 11:06:35 +0000 Thomson Reuters 5858648 at http://www.globalpost.com