Mets Fight Past Phils

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by NYFS on August 31, 2014

Anthony Recker hit a three run 6th inning home run, and Wilmer Flores had 3 hits to give the Mets a 6-5 win, staving of Philadelphia in the battle for the bottom of the division. New York got 6 solid innings from Dillon Gee and held off the Phillies, taking the series and staying out […]

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Mets Steal One From Phils

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The Mets offensive woes force them to take chances and advantage of opponents mistakes, and that’s just how the Mets crafted last night’s win. The Mets scored three times on a dropped pop-up and a steal of home, while Jenrry Mejia notched his 20th save and Jacob deGrom pitched 7 dominant innings to give the […]

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Backman Named PCL Manager Of The Year

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The Pacific Coast League announced to day that Las Vegas 51s manager Wally Backman has been named manager of the year. A fan favorite, Backman was an icon of the hardworking bad-boy 1986 Mets team that last provided Mets fans with a World Series title. This season, Backman has led the playoff bound 51s to […]

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Lagares Giveth and Taketh Away In Mets Win

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Juan Lagares and Travis d’Arnaud each had two hits – including Lagares hitting his fourth home run of the season to give the Mets the lead – to back 6.2 strong innings from Dillon Gee giving the Mets a 3-2 win over the Atlanta Braves. Lagares was just as impressive in the outfield, tracking down […]

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Mets Use Triple Play To Top Dodgers

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Lucas Duda hit two home runs, the Mets turned a triple play for the first time in four years, and Travis d’Arnaud and Ruben Tejada each homered in the Mets 11-3 win over the LA Dodgers. Bartolo Colon pitched 6 strong innings, allowing just two runs to notch his 12th win of the season. BOX […]

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Duda Crushes One, Mets Top As

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Lucas Duda hit a 3 run homer and led four Mets with multi-hit games, as the Mets and Zack Wheeler notched a win over the Oakland As 8-5. The Mets struggling offense exploded as Curtis Granderson, Daniel Murphy, and Eric Campbell joined Duda in notching two hits in the game. Wheeler pitched 5.2 innings striking […]

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Niese Returns To Form

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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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