den Dekker Leads 51s In Slugfest

by Ed Tsunoda on April 23, 2014

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The Mets wasted 6 quality innings from Dillon Gee getting shutout by the Cardinals 3-0. Curtis Granderson continued in his struggle to make people forget Jason Bay going 0-3 lowering his average to .116. Matt den Dekker and the Vegas 51s led a split minor league slate with a 21 run explosion. BOX | RECAP [...]

Mejia Shuts Down Cards

by Ed Tsunoda on April 22, 2014

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Jenrry Mejia pitched 6+ shutout innings striking out 6, and David Wright extended his hitting streak to 12 games as the Mets shutout the Cardinals 2-0. Travis d”Arnaud is showing some signs at the plate with two hits last night including a double and an RBI. BOX | RECAP Mejia (3-0) bounced back well from [...]

Mets Win In 14 Innings

April 21, 2014 Mets News
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David Wright had four hits, Lucas Duda had two and an RBI, and Curtis Granderson knocked in the game winner as the Mets salvaged the series finale from the Braves 4-3 in 14 innings. Zack Wheeler allowed 3 runs in 6 innings pitched, and the bullpen posted 7 scoreless. BOX | RECAP New York manager [...]

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Wright, Young Bright Spots In Loss

April 20, 2014 Mets News
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David Wright, Chris Young and Daniel Murphy each had three hits, and Bartolo Colon tossed a respectable 7 innings allowing three runs, but the bullpen couldn’t keep it close, and the Mets lost to the Braves 7-5. Travis d’Arnaud had 2 hits and an RBI, and Wright and Young drove in two each to account [...]

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Mets Trade Ike Davis

April 18, 2014 Ike Davis
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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 [...]

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Mets Sweep DBacks

April 17, 2014 Mets News
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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 [...]

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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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