Stories tagged: new york mets
Tue., April 11, 2017
Yoenis Cespedes hit three of New York’s seven homers to back Matt Harvey, and the Mets beat the Philadelphia Phillies 14-4 Tuesday night.
UPDATED: Sun., April 9, 2017
Tim Tebow has completed his first series with the Columbia Fireflies, the New York Mets Class A affiliate. The former NFL quarterback who won the Heisman Trophy at Florida homered …
Thu., April 6, 2017
Tim Tebow hit a home run in his first official at-bat as a New York Mets minor leaguer, a charmed start on Thursday night for a popular yet polarizing athlete …
Mon., April 3, 2017
Noah Syndergaard struck out seven over six sharp innings in his first opening day start for New York before leaving with a blister and the New York Mets beat the …
Sun., March 26, 2017
New York Mets pitcher Steven Matz has been scratched from his next start because of tenderness in his left elbow, putting his status for opening day in doubt.
Wed., March 8, 2017
Tim Tebow made his first rookie mistake even before stepping into the batter’s box. The New York Mets newcomer walked behind home plate and took his practice swings near Boston’s …
Thu., March 2, 2017
New York Mets third baseman David Wright rejoined his teammates in Port St. Lucie. A sore shoulder had Wright in New York, where he was diagnosed with a shoulder impingement. …
Tue., Feb. 28, 2017
David Wright and the New York Mets hoped for a healthy start to spring training. No such luck.
Mon., Feb. 27, 2017
Tim Tebow quickly got into the swing of spring training, hitting nine home runs in batting practice Monday during his first workout with the New York Mets.
Wed., Nov. 30, 2016
Having finalized a $110 million, four-year contract with the New York Mets, Yoenis Cespedes declared: “God willing, I will finish my career with this team.” Mets general manager Sandy Alderson …
Tue., Nov. 1, 2016
Mets closer Jeurys Familia was arrested on a domestic violence charge on Monday, according to the police complaint from the Fort Lee, N.J. municipal court. According to the police complaint, …
Fri., Oct. 28, 2016
Winning the Roberto Clemente Award meant a lot to Curtis Granderson. Accepting the honor in front of his parents in his hometown made the moment even sweeter for the New …
Wed., Oct. 5, 2016
Madison Bumgarner pitched a four-hitter in his latest postseason gem, Conor Gillaspie hit a three-run homer off Jeurys Familia in the ninth inning, and the San Francisco Giants beat the …
Tue., Oct. 4, 2016
Bright lights, big city, ol’ country hardball.
Sat., Oct. 1, 2016
New York clinched a postseason spot Saturday, beating the Phillies 5-3 to secure the top National League wild card and set off a bubbly celebration that spilled from the visitors’ …
Mon., Sept. 26, 2016
Dee Gordon and the Miami Marlins wore their emotions on the sleeves of their No. 16 jerseys. Jose Fernandez would have loved it.
Tue., Sept. 20, 2016
Tim Tebow says he’s just trying to get better each day in the New York Mets’ instructional league in Port St. Lucie, Florida. After two days, so far, so good. …
Thu., Sept. 8, 2016
Four years removed from his last regular-season snap as an NFL quarterback, Tim Tebow agreed Thursday to a minor league contract with the Mets that includes a $100,000 signing bonus.
Mon., Aug. 29, 2016
The Pittsburgh Pirates have placed ace Gerrit Cole on the 15-day disabled list with right elbow inflammation.
Sat., July 30, 2016
Mike Piazza glanced high toward his No. 31 that will forever hang over Citi Field and urged New York Mets fans, hoping to find faith in the most trying moments, …
Sun., July 24, 2016
Two players who began their careers at opposite ends of the spectrum nearly three decades ago ended up in the same place on Sunday – with their names etched on …
Mon., July 4, 2016
Jose Reyes is set to rejoin the New York Mets for Tuesday night’s game against the Miami Marlins, in his return to the major leagues following a domestic violence suspension.
Sat., June 25, 2016
The New York Mets signed shortstop Jose Reyes to a minor league contract on Saturday, creating a reunion with the team’s former star who now must overcome a suspension for …
Mon., June 13, 2016
Sun., June 12, 2016
Cubs manager Joe Maddon is intrigued about having pitchers, including Chicago ace Jake Arrieta, compete in the All-Star Home Run Derby.
Sun., May 29, 2016
New York Mets general manager Sandy Alderson said Major League Baseball will handle the team’s concerns about Los Angeles using a laser range-finder to denote defensive positioning in the outfield …
Sat., April 16, 2016
The New York Mets placed pitcher Jacob deGrom on the family medical emergency list Saturday because of health complications involving his newborn child.
Fri., April 1, 2016
Former major league catcher Taylor Teagarden, among the athletes accused of using performance-enhancing drugs in a December report by Al Jazeera, was suspended for 80 games on Friday by Major …
Tue., March 29, 2016
New York Mets ace Matt Harvey remains on track to start Sunday night’s opener at Kansas City after passing a blood clot in his bladder.
Thu., March 10, 2016
Hall of Famer Goose Gossage has criticized Toronto star Jose Bautista and New York Mets slugger Yoenis Cespedes for the way the pair celebrated home runs during the playoffs last …