Stories tagged: New York Mets
Tue., May 22, 2018, 4:42 p.m.
Mets sign Jose Bautista, who immediately goes into lineup
Former home run champion Jose Bautista is getting another chance to show he still has pop, this time with the New York Mets.
Fri., May 11, 2018, 4:38 p.m.
Struggling Jason Vargas to skip next start with Mets
The New York Mets will skip struggling left-hander Jason Vargas’ next turn in the rotation on Tuesday.
Thu., May 10, 2018, 10:35 a.m.
Tim Tebow holding his own in NY Mets farm system
Tim Tebow went 2 for 15 to start the season with the Binghamton Rumble Ponies of the Double-A Eastern League. But Tebow has raised his batting average to .244 with …
Sun., May 6, 2018, 4:39 p.m.
Mets place Jacob deGrom on DL
The Mets placed right-hander Jacob deGrom on the disabled list with a hyperextended elbow in his pitching arm.
Fri., May 4, 2018, 7:32 p.m.
Mets designate ‘Dark Knight’ Matt Harvey for assignment
NEW YORK – The New York Mets said nighty-night to the Dark Knight. Matt Harvey, once regarded as a premier pitcher who could have joined Tom Seaver and Dwight Gooden …
Sat., April 21, 2018, 5:43 p.m.
New York Mets demote longtime starter Matt Harvey to bullpen
Matt Harvey found out he’s been sent to the New York Mets’ bullpen and was furious. But he admits his pitching hasn’t been good, and says he’s determined to earn …
Wed., April 18, 2018, 10:53 p.m.
MLB roundup: Mets score nine runs in eighth to rally past Nationals
Fri., April 13, 2018, 11:54 p.m.
MLB capsules: Todd Frazier hits 2 home runs, Mets beat Brewers 6-5 for 9th straight win
Todd Frazier hit his first two home runs with the Mets, and New York extended its winning streak to nine with a 6-5 victory over the Milwaukee Brewers on Friday …
Fri., April 13, 2018, 5:40 p.m.
Mets’ Kevin Plawecki has broken hand; Travis d’Arnaud needs surgery
Mets catchers can’t avoid catching a break. Or a tear.
UPDATED: Thu., April 5, 2018, 9:18 p.m.
Michael Conforto comes off disabled list to star for Mets in win over Nationals
Michael Conforto came off the disabled list to hit a tiebreaking, two-rum homer off Stephen Strasburg, Yoenis Cespedes also went deep against the ace, and Jay Bruce added an insurance …
Thu., April 5, 2018, 5:49 p.m.
Tim Tebow hits 3-run homer on 1st swing in Double-A for Mets
Playing his first game in Double-A ball, Tim Tebow hit a three-run homer on the first pitch he saw. The New York Mets minor leaguer connected on a frigid Thursday …
UPDATED: Thu., March 29, 2018, 3:59 p.m.
Rusty Staub, slugger who played 23 seasons, dies at 73
Rusty Staub, the orange-haired outfielder who became a huge hit with baseball fans in two countries during an All-Star career that spanned 23 major league seasons, died Thursday. He was …
Sun., Feb. 18, 2018, 6:24 p.m.
Mets GM says, yes, he thinks Tim Tebow will play in majors
Tim Tebow arrived at the New York Mets spring training camp on Sunday, and the attention immediately turned to whether the quarterback who became an outfielder could make it all …
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.