Stories tagged: new york mets
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 …
Fri., March 4, 2016
The New York Mets renewed All-Star pitcher Jacob deGrom’s contract for $607,000 Friday after the sides could not agree on a deal for the 2016 season. DeGrom, who helped the …
Mon., Feb. 15, 2016
Pitcher Matt Harvey appears open to considering a long-term contract with the New York Mets.
Fri., Feb. 12, 2016
Mets reliever Jenrry Mejia became the first player to receive a lifetime ban under Major League Baseball’s drug agreement after testing positive for a performance-enhancing substance for the third time.
Fri., Jan. 22, 2016
Slugging outfielder Yoenis Cespedes is returning to the New York Mets. How long he stays, he’ll decide.
Wed., Dec. 16, 2015
Bartolo Colon had such a good time this year, he decided to stay for a third season with the New York Mets.
Thu., Dec. 10, 2015
Baseball executives headed home from Nashville, Tennessee, on Thursday with top free-agent sluggers still on the market and trade talk percolating that could lead to more swaps in coming weeks.
Sun., Nov. 1, 2015
Christian Colon singled home the tiebreaking run in the 12th inning and those bound-and-determined Royals rallied one more time to beat the New York Mets 7-2 in 12 innings early …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 31, 2015
NEW YORK – The Kansas City Royals rallied for three runs in the eighth inning after second baseman Daniel Murphy’s error and startled the New York Mets 5-3 Saturday night …
Fri., Oct. 30, 2015
David Wright homered and drove in four runs, Curtis Granderson also connected and rookie Noah Syndergaard set a nasty tone at the start of a 9-3 victory against the Kansas …
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 29, 2015
A chuckling group of Mets marveled at Noah Syndergaard’s sizzling cheese the day before the Series opener – but now they’ve placed the heat squarely on their rookie starter. With …
Wed., Oct. 28, 2015
Following the final out, after Johnny Cueto completed his two-hitter, several hundred fans remained in Kauffman Stadium, wanting one more look at the Kansas City Royals.
Tue., Oct. 27, 2015
He strode to the plate at 15 minutes past midnight, six innings and a calendar day removed from exiting this ballpark looking like a goat. Eric Hosmer came to the …
Tue., Oct. 27, 2015
Game 2 starters: Johnny Cueto has the better hair, Jacob deGrom has better track record this postseason
Royals right-hander Johnny Cueto already has Mets righty Jacob deGrom beaten in one respect.
Fri., Oct. 23, 2015
Mets outfielder Yoenis Cespedes has a cortisone injection in his left shoulder, and the team expects he will be ready for the World Series next week.
Wed., Oct. 21, 2015
The New York Mets brushed aside the Chicago Cubs 8-3 on Wednesday night for a National League Championship Series sweep.