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Mets Game 17: Loss to Braves

Braves 7 Mets 5 Mets rally in the ninth but fall short as they lose the game and the series. However, there’s still a chance to salvage one on Sunday.

Mets 2014 Games

Mets Game 16: Loss To Braves

Braves 6 Mets 0 Mets nearly no-hit by someone from the scrap heap.

Mets 2014 Games

Mets Trade Ike Davis To Pirates

Somewhat fittingly, the Mets pass Ike Davis over to Pittsburgh.

News Notes Rumors

Mets Game 15: Win Over Diamondbacks

Mets 5 Diamondbacks 2 Look at that — not only do the Mets sweep the Snakes in Arizona, but they also rise above .500 for the first time in 2014. 90 wins, here they come!

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Mets Game 14: Win Over Diamondbacks

Mets 9 Diamondbacks Mets mash Diamondbacks early and don’t let up. This, my friends, is what we call a “laugher.”

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Mets Game 13: Win Over Diamondbacks

Mets 7 Diamondbacks 3 For all the lack of sleep, long ballgames, and difficult travel, the Mets put out a great effort in burying the snakes.

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Mets Game 12: Loss to Angels

Angels 14 Mets 2 Perhaps the exhaustion of this Left Coast trip finally caught up to the Mets, as they were clobbered by the Compton Angels. Unfortunately, there are still three more games to go on this western swing.

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Mets Game 11: Win Over Angels

Mets 7 Angels 6 Unlikely heroes Omar Quintanilla, Anthony Recker, and John Lannan lift the New York Mets over the Whittier Angels in extra innings.

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Mets Game 10: Loss to Angels

Angels 5 Mets 4 The New York Mets lose an eleven-inning marathon to the Cucamonga Valley Angels.

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Mets Game 9: Win Over Braves

Mets 6 Braves 4 Are the Mets this good? Are the Braves this bad? Or is it a function of it being April?

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Mets Game 8: Loss to Braves

Braves 4 Mets 3 Mets lose, but do what they can to make it exciting at the end.

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Mets Game 7: Win Over Braves

Mets 4 Braves 0 The Mets beat the mighty Braves on Hank Aaron Night.

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What is a Platelet-rich Plasma Injection and Would it Have Helped Bobby Parnell?

In the latest episode of The Fix, Angel Borrelli and I discuss the following: – How can a pitcher know the difference between “normal soreness” and a pain that requires medical attention? – What is a “platelet-rich plasma injection” and how could it have helped Bobby Parnell‘s partially torn UCL? (Note, we recorded this episode […]

Mets Injuries, Pitching Mechanics

Bobby Parnell Will Have Tommy John Surgery

Bobby Parnell has decided to have Tommy John surgery, and, as a result, will be out for the rest of 2014.

Mets Injuries

Mets Game 6: Loss to Reds

Reds 2 Mets 1 Mets and Reds lock up in a pitchers’ duel on a lazy Sunday afternoon. The day reminded me of my youth; it could’ve easily been 1977, with Jerry Koosman going pitch-for-pitch against Jack Billingham, waiting for John Milner or Dave Kingman to run into one after a Felix Millan walk. Instead, […]

Mets 2014 Games