Stories tagged: New York Mets
Tue., Feb. 13, 2018, 4:50 p.m.
Changeup: New manager Mickey Callaway has big ideas for Mets
For a first-time manager, Mickey Callaway was mighty bold about his own expectations with the New York Mets. He says if they don’t do something special with this team, he’s …
Mon., Feb. 5, 2018, 10:43 p.m.
AP source: 3B Todd Frazier, Mets agree on $17M, 2-year deal
Free agent third baseman Todd Frazier is switching sides close to home, set to join the New York Mets and take over a spot that’s been in flux since David …
Wed., Jan. 10, 2018, 9:58 p.m.
Mets, Jay Bruce reportedly agree on three-year deal for $39 million
Jay Bruce and his proven bat are headed back to the New York Mets.
Tue., Dec. 12, 2017, 7:30 p.m.
Orioles star Manny Machado could move – new position, or new team
Baltimore Orioles third baseman Manny Machado could be on the move. The All-Star third baseman wants to play shortstop, but trade talks at the winter meetings could move him to …
Mon., Oct. 23, 2017, 7:29 p.m.
New York Mets introduce Mickey Callaway as manager
Mickey Callaway was introduced Monday as the 21st manager in New York Mets franchise history. General manager Sandy Alderson said he started with a list of more than 35 names …
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 1, 2017, 8:31 p.m.
Terry Collins resigns as manager of New York Mets, will stay with club
Shortly after the last out in a lost season for the New York Mets, manager Terry Collins confirmed the news that had spread at Citizens Bank Park.
Mon., Sept. 4, 2017, 8:14 p.m.
Mets captain David Wright will have rotator cuff surgery
The New York Mets announced on Monday morning that David Wright will have surgery to repair his right rotator cuff Tuesday in New York.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 2, 2017, 11:29 p.m.
MLB Capsules: Astros use big 6th for 4-1 win, sweep Mets in doubleheader
George Springer had three hits, Josh Reddick and Marwin Gonzalez added RBI singles in a four-run sixth inning, and the Houston Astros beat the New York Mets to sweep a …
Sat., Sept. 2, 2017, 6:14 p.m.
Astros defeat Mets in return home after Hurricane Harvey
The Houston Astros hoped their return to Minute Maid park would provide a boost for a city devastated by flooding in the wake of Hurricane Harvey.
UPDATED: Sun., Aug. 20, 2017, 8:29 p.m.
MLB Capsules: Giancarlo Stanton homers again as Marlins beat Mets
Giancarlo Stanton hit his major league-leading 45th home run and Adam Conley struck out a career-high 11, leading Miami over New York 6-4 on Sunday.
Thu., Aug. 10, 2017, 5:14 p.m.
Manager Terry Francona, banged-up Cleveland eager to put Jay Bruce in the lineup
Even before Jay Bruce played his first game for Cleveland, manager Terry Francona said the slugger boosted the banged-up Indians.
Wed., Aug. 9, 2017, 9:54 p.m.
Mets trade Jay Bruce to Indians
Jay Bruce has been on Cleveland’s radar for some time. On Wednesday, the Indians finally landed the veteran outfielder.
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 5, 2017, 10:12 p.m.
Baseball capsules: Dodgers hit five homers for 43rd win in last 50 games
Yasiel Puig hit a tiebreaking homer in the seventh inning and the thundering Los Angeles Dodgers went deep five times, rallying past the host New York Mets 7-4 on Saturday …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 4, 2017, 11:23 p.m.
Baseball capsules: Yu Darvish makes grand debut with Dodgers
Yu Darvish fit right in with the steamrolling Dodgers, striking out 10 over seven innings of three-hit ball during his Los Angeles debut to pitch the top team in the …
Sat., July 29, 2017, 6:53 p.m.
Mariners bounce back against Mets; Haniger to DL after beaning
Here, again, the Mariners showed Saturday afternoon why they remain a threat to mount a postseason push over the the season’s final two months after four months of tedium. They …
UPDATED: Sat., July 29, 2017, 6:53 p.m.
Mariners Log: M’s hold off Mets, Haniger takes pitch in the mouth
Jarrod Dyson hit a two-run single, Yovani Gallardo was solid through 5 2/3 innings and the Seattle Mariners took the second of a three-game set against the New York Mets …
Fri., July 28, 2017, 11:53 p.m.
Mariners Log: M’s miss opportunity in loss to Mets
Michael Conforto hit two home runs, including a solo shot in a three-run eighth inning, and the New York Mets beat the Seattle Mariners 7-5 on Friday at Safeco Field.
Fri., July 28, 2017, 11:02 p.m.
Michael Conforto’s sweet homecoming lifts N.Y. Mets over Mariners, 7-5
Michael Conforto returned to his hometown and hit a pair of solo home runs, Neil Walker and Curtis Granderson had two-out RBI singles in the eighth inning and the New …
Fri., July 28, 2017, 4:22 p.m.
Mariners Pregame: Roster roulette, another trade; lineups and starters
Seattle Mariners (51-52) vs. New York Mets (47-53) at 7:10 p.m. at Safeco Field.
Thu., July 27, 2017, 6:55 p.m.
Mets deal Lucas Duda to Rays as veteran dispersal begins
The out-of-contention Mets started their veteran dispersal by trading first baseman Lucas Duda to the Tampa Bay Rays for minor league pitcher Drew Smith.
Fri., June 16, 2017, 11:23 p.m.
Baseball capsules: Max Scherzer strikes out 10 as Nationals romp past Mets
Max Scherzer struck out 10 over eight masterful innings to reach double digits for the fifth straight start and limited the Mets to four hits, leading the Washington Nationals over …
Fri., June 16, 2017, 4:53 p.m.
MLB Notebook: Tigers’ Victor Martinez suffering from heart problem
The Detroit Tigers have put designated hitter Victor Martinez on the 10-day disabled list because of an irregular heartbeat.
Thu., June 15, 2017, 5:41 p.m.
MLB Notebook: Mets’ Harvey headed to DL; Walker out too
Mets pitcher Matt Harvey will be sidelined for several weeks with a stress injury to the scapula bone in the right shoulder, the latest injury to a career already slowed …
Mon., June 5, 2017, 6:24 p.m.
Norman Chad chronicles Mr. Met’s final day on the job
With one obscene gesture last week, Mr. Met went from flipping a bird to flipping burgers. Here’s the thing, though: Team mascots are seen as cartoon characters, but there is …
Fri., June 2, 2017, 4:34 p.m.
Mets dedicate field to late public relations assistant Shannon Dalton Forde
David Wright vividly recalls his introduction to Major League Baseball in 2004.
Fri., May 12, 2017, 4:05 p.m.
New York Mets closer Jeurys Familia expected to miss several months after surgery
New York Mets closer Jeurys Familia had surgery Friday after being diagnosed with a blood clot near his right armpit, an injury that general manager Sandy Alderson said will sideline …
Thu., May 11, 2017, 7:15 p.m.
New York Mets closer Jeurys Familia faces possible surgery with clot in shoulder
The New York Mets’ season of high expectations took another serious hit Thursday when All-Star closer Jeurys Familia was diagnosed with a blood clot in his pitching shoulder that might …
Tue., May 9, 2017, 11:24 p.m.
Baseball Capsules: Zack Wheeler pitches Mets past struggling Giants
Zack Wheeler pitched two-hit ball against the team that traded him, Michael Conforto homered and the host New York Mets scored four times in the first inning Tuesday night on …
Tue., May 9, 2017, 7:15 p.m.
Matt Harvey rejoins New York Mets, apologizes for skipping game
A subdued Matt Harvey rejoined the Mets on Tuesday and apologized to teammates, coaches, owners and fans after serving his three-day suspension for skipping a game last weekend following a …
Sat., May 6, 2017, 5:47 p.m.
New York Mets ace Noah Syndergaard won’t return until after All-Star break
Noah Syndergaard hair hats were given to the first 15,000 fans at the New York Mets’ game against the Miami Marlins on Saturday night. That is the closest the star …