Niese Returns To Form

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by NYFS on August 17, 2014

Jon Niese was back to his old tricks last night, tossing 6+ innings of 3 run ball and striking out 6 for his seventh win. Niese has now won two in a row, after losing his first four starts after a stint on the DL earlier in the year. Vic Black came on and stranded […]

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Wheeler Deals, Campbell Goes Deep

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Eric Campbell’s three run homer gave the Mets all the offense they would need, as Zack Wheeler buckled down after allowing two runs in the third and pitched 6.2 innings, striking out 10 to get the win. The firm of Black, Familia, and Mejia locked down the final 2+ innings allowing no hit, one walk […]

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Niese Pitches Mets Past Phils

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Jon Niese pitched 7 strong innings and Anthony Recker delivered a 3 run homer to give the Mets a 5-3 win over the Philies. Niese finally appeared “back” after having struggled since his return from the DL. He allowed just two runs on five hits for the win. BOX | RECAP “It felt great. I […]

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Duda Comes Up Big

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Lucas Duda came up big in a rare opportunity against a left handed pitcher, and hit an 11th inning RBI single to give the Mets a 2-1 win over the Phillies. Dillon Gee pitched 7 3 hit innings allowing just one run, and four Mets relievers combined for four shutout innings of relief in the […]

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Mets Go With Youth Movement

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The Mets committed to a youth movement last night, designating OF Chris Young for assignment in favor of a scorching hot Matt den Dekker and giving Wilmer Flores the SS job for the rest of the season. The move paid immediate dividends as Flores had 2 hits and an RBI, and Travis d’Arnaud had two […]

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Wheeler Wins Wild One

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Zack Wheeler had another positive outing, going 6.2 innings allowing just a run and striking out 5, despite allowing 4 walks and 7 hits. Daniel Murphy had three hits including a clutch 2 run single to lead the Mets past the Washington Nationals 6-1 in the series opener. Travis d’Arnaud, David Wright, Lucas Duda and […]

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Mets Out Duel Giants

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Wilmer Flores hit a two run double to back 7+ stunning innings of 4 hit baseball from Jacob deGrom, giving the Mets a 4-2 win over the San Francisco Giants. deGrom dueled Giants starter Jake Peavy, both holding the other team hit less thru 7 innings, before the Mets broke the game open. Flores, Juan […]

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