Mets Trade Ike Davis

by Ed Tsunoda on April 18, 2014

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The Mets traded Ike Davis to the Pirates for pitching prospect Zack Thornton and a player to be named later. Thornton, 25, is a reliever who was looked at as a likely Rule V pick this offseason, but remained with the Pirates and ended up back in AAA to start this year. He’s a solid [...]

Mets Sweep DBacks

by Ed Tsunoda on April 17, 2014

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The Mets completed a three game sweep of the DBacks with a 5-2 win behind a strong performance from Dillon Gee. Gee threw 7 shutout 3 hit innings, retiring the first 14 hitters he faced. The Mets offense pounded out 10 hits, including 2 each for D-Wright, Daniel Murphy, Andrew Brown and Anthony Recker. Gee [...]

Kirk Stars In Return As Mets Romp

April 16, 2014 Mets News
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Kirk Nieuwenhuis had 3 hits including a home run and 3 RBI in his return to the big league roster, and Jenrry Mejia pitched five shutout innings of 2 hit ball as the Mets clobbered the DBacks 9-0. The Mets continued their historical success in Arizona, following up the opener’s 13 hits with another 12 [...]

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Mets Win But Lose Lagares

April 15, 2014 Mets News
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The Mets topped the D-Backs 7-3 behind six solid innings of two run ball from Zack Wheeler and four hits from Lucas Duda, but lost both Juan Lagares and Curtis Granderson to injuries, and only the 51s could manage a win on the minor league side. Granderson should be OK in a few days after [...]

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Wright Tossed in Loss

April 14, 2014 Mets News
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David Wright and Daniel Murphy were ejected and Bartolo Colon gave up 9 runs, 11 hits and 4 home runs in the Mets 14-2 loss to the Angels, while the Mets won at all four levels on the minor league slate. Juan Lagares was the lone bright spot, and with two hits raised his season [...]

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Niese, Recker Highlight Win In Extras

April 13, 2014 Mets News
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In a night packed with late game heroics, Kirk Nieuwenhuis homered in extras for the 51s, and Cam Maron had a walk-off hit for St. Lucie. The law firm of Duda, Lagares, and Recker pummeled the Angels into submission with 6 hits, 3 HRs – two by Recker including the 13th inning game winner – [...]

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d’Arnaud Homers In Mets Loss

April 12, 2014 Mets News
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Travis d’Arnaud is continuing to show signs of life, homering in the Mets 5-4 loss to the Angels, giving him 4 hits including a home run and a double, a couple of RBI and runs scored in his last four games. BOX | RECAP Fresno 5 Las Vegas 1 Vic Black was pretty much the [...]

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Mets Split Minors Slate

April 10, 2014 Minor League News
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Darrell Ceciliani and Kevin Plawecki powered the B-Mets, Dilson Herrera and Brandon Nimmo sparked the St. Lucie offense, Cesar Puello and Bobby Abreu had 2 hits a piece for the 51s, and Dominic Smith both had a coupla knocks, in a split minor league scoreboard last night. Las Vegas 4 Sacramento 7 Noah Syndergaard had [...]

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