New York Mets http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/51198/all en Preview: Mets at Braves http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130508/preview-mets-at-braves <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 will shoot for their third consecutive victory and an abbreviated series sweep of the host Atlanta Braves on Sunday. The middle game of the series was washed out because of rain Saturday night. As a result, the Braves will skip rookie Julio Teheran's spot in the rotation and send veteran Tim Hudson to the mound, while the Mets will stick with left-hander Jon Niese, who was Saturday's scheduled starter.</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/130508/preview-mets-at-braves" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Baseball Jon Niese Major League Baseball rivalries New York Mets Thomson Reuters Thu, 09 May 2013 01:46:04 +0000 5833931 at http://www.globalpost.com Preview: Mets at Braves http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130509/preview-mets-at-braves <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 hot start has faded for the Atlanta Braves, but the National League East leaders hope a visit from the struggling New York Mets will help them get back on track. The Braves are just 5-10 since a 12-1 start, and they've managed only one run over their past two games, but they still have a 2 1/2 game cushion over second-place Washington and would like to add to it.</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/130509/preview-mets-at-braves" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Atlanta Braves Atlanta Braves Baseball Grapefruit League New York Mets Thomson Reuters Thu, 09 May 2013 04:54:37 +0000 5834160 at http://www.globalpost.com Preview: Mets at Braves http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130509/preview-mets-at-braves-0 <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 won consecutive games for the first time in three weeks, and they'll try to keep the momentum going when they continue a three-game road series against the Atlanta Braves on Saturday. The Mets had to rally late for a 7-5 win in 10 innings in Friday's series opener, giving them two straight wins since a six-game losing streak. New York last won two straight on April 12-13.</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/130509/preview-mets-at-braves-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Baseball Jon Niese Major League Baseball rivalries New York Mets Thomson Reuters Thu, 09 May 2013 07:24:40 +0000 5834349 at http://www.globalpost.com Preview: Mets at Cardinals http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130515/preview-mets-at-cardinals <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 St. Louis Cardinals have it all working as they put the majors’ best record on the line Wednesday at home in the third of a four-game set against the New York Mets. The Cardinals have won 10 of their 12 games in May in no small part because their hitting (a league-best .308 batting average this month) has caught up with their pitching (a league-low 3.06 ERA this season). No St. Louis pitcher has been better than Shelby Miller, who is coming off a one-hitter in his last start.</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/130515/preview-mets-at-cardinals" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Baseball Boston Red Sox players National League Championship Series New York Mets Thomson Reuters Thu, 16 May 2013 00:32:52 +0000 5838866 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 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 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 5853027 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 5858064 at http://www.globalpost.com Preview: Mets at Phillies http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130621/preview-mets-at-phillies <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>Cole Hamels is in danger of matching a career high for losses on Friday when he takes the mound for the Philadelphia Phillies in the opener of a three-game series versus the visiting New York Mets. A lack of run support has played a significant role in the former World Series MVP's troubles - and he sits one setback removed from tying his season totals in both 2009 and 2010. Philadelphia saw its six-game home winning streak come to an end on Wednesday with a 6-2 loss in 11 innings to division-rival Washington.</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/130621/preview-mets-at-phillies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Baseball Cole Hamels New York Mets Philadelphia Phillies Thomson Reuters Fri, 21 Jun 2013 15:00:52 +0000 5863575 at http://www.globalpost.com Brown's hit rescues Mets in 13th inning http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130702/mets-5-diamondbacks-4-13 <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>Brown's hit rescues Mets in 13th inning</p> <p/> <p>NEW YORK -- For the New York Mets, the third epic extra-inning game was the charm.</p> <p/> <p>Andrew Brown's two-run single with two outs in the bottom of the 13th inning early Tuesday morning lifted the Mets to a stunning 5-4 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks in front of what remained of a crowd of 22,240 at Citi Field.</p> </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/130702/mets-5-diamondbacks-4-13" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Baseball David Wright Human Interest National League Championship Series New York Mets Thomson Reuters Tue, 02 Jul 2013 06:01:21 +0000 5873156 at http://www.globalpost.com Preview: Mets at Giants http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130709/preview-mets-at-giants <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 are this season’s marathon men. They’ve played four games of 15 or more innings, including Monday’s 16-inning, 4-3 series-opening victory over the struggling San Francisco Giants. While the Mets have won three of their last four games, the Giants have lost 12 of their last 14 to fall a season-high 6 1/2 games behind first-place Arizona in the National League West.</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/130709/preview-mets-at-giants" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Barry Zito Baseball New York Mets New York Mets Thomson Reuters Tue, 09 Jul 2013 12:36:56 +0000 5879199 at http://www.globalpost.com Preview: Phillies at Mets http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130719/preview-phillies-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>Two of the teams that probably most appreciated the All-Star break begin a three-game series Friday, when the New York Mets host the Philadelphia Phillies. The Mets already have played 19 extra frames in July and 12 extra-inning games this season, with five of those contests going at least 13 innings. New York entered the break on a bit of a roll with wins in five of its last seven, although two of those games also could not be settled after nine frames.</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/130719/preview-phillies-at-mets" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Baseball Kyle Kendrick New York Mets Philadelphia Phillies Philadelphia Phillies Thomson Reuters Fri, 19 Jul 2013 12:35:22 +0000 5888059 at http://www.globalpost.com Preview: Mets at Nationals (Game 2) http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130726/preview-mets-at-nationals-game-1 <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>Bryce Harper was tagged with the "phenom" label by the time he was 16, but the Washington Nationals' center fielder played the role of savior on Thursday in helping his team snap a six-game losing streak. After the Nationals squandered a four-run lead in the top of the ninth versus Pittsburgh, Harper's first career walk-off homer gave Washington a much-needed victory and some momentum heading into a four-game series with the visiting New York Mets.</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/130726/preview-mets-at-nationals-game-1" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Baseball New York Mets Ross Ohlendorf Washington Nationals Thomson Reuters Fri, 26 Jul 2013 12:03:01 +0000 5894446 at http://www.globalpost.com Preview: Mets at Marlins http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130729/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 New York Mets were beginning to move along a path toward playoff contention before dropping their last three games to Washington by a combined 20-3. It doesn’t get any easier for the Mets as they visit the vastly-improved Miami Marlins on Monday to start a four-game series. The Marlins are 27-22 since May 31 after a rough start and have beaten New York the last five -- and eight of 11 overall in 2013 -- and slugger Giancarlo Stanton is red hot with nine hits in his last 13 at-bats.</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/130729/preview-mets-at-marlins" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Baseball New York Mets New York Mets New York Yankees players Thomson Reuters Mon, 29 Jul 2013 11:33:57 +0000 5896580 at http://www.globalpost.com Preview: Mets at Marlins http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130731/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>After taking tight games the past two nights, the New York Mets look to make it three straight when they continue a four-game road series with the Miami Marlins on Wednesday. John Buck's two-run single in the 10th inning lifted the Mets to a 4-2 win Tuesday, and they're in search of their third straight win against Miami after losing the previous five meetings. The Marlins are in danger of losing three straight at home for the first time since a four-game home skid in late May.</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/130731/preview-mets-at-marlins" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Baseball New York Mets New York Mets Social Issues World Series Thomson Reuters Wed, 31 Jul 2013 13:35:20 +0000 5898740 at http://www.globalpost.com