Nieuwenhuis debuts, helps Mets blast D-backs
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Kirk Nieuwenhuis had three hits and three RBIs in his season debut, Jenrry Mejia pitched five effective innings in a combined three-hitter, and the New York Mets routed the struggling Arizona Diamondbacks 9-0 on Tuesday night.Upvote Share Tweet
Kirk Nieuwenhuis, called up from the minors before the game, had three hits and drove in three runs in a 9-0 romp.Upvote Share Tweet
Mets' endless talk of young arms becoming tiresomenydailynews.com 2 hours agoThe selling of the future continues for the Mets, even as another season has begun as widely predicted, with their spotty, strikeout-prone offense seemingly dooming this team to mediocrity in 2014, or perhaps a sixth straight losing record.Upvote Share Tweet
With Knicks out of playoffs, Nets have only game in townnydailynews.com 3 hours agoYou have to root for the Nets now. You have no choice. Well, maybe you do, a little. You can still cheer for the Yankees or the Mets or the Rangers or the Red Bulls or the Liberty.Upvote Share Tweet
Mejia exits start due to blister on middle fingerMLB.com 3 hours agoMets starter Jenrry Mejia left Tuesday's 9-0 win against the D-backs after five innings with a blister on his right middle finger.Upvote Share Tweet
Mets’ Lagares Takes Detour to the Disabled Listnytimes.com 4 hours agoAfter raving about Juan Lagares for weeks, the Mets placed him on the 15-day disabled list after he pulled his right hamstring running to first base Monday.Upvote Share Tweet
After big game at Triple-A, Young close to returningMLB.com Apr 14 (yesterday)When news of Chris Young's 5-for-5 performance at Triple-A Las Vegas on Sunday filtered into the Mets' clubhouse, it became obvious that Young is close to returning from the disabled list. Barring some sort of setback, the Mets should have Young back as…Upvote Share Tweet
MLB Notebook: Back-to-back-to-back HalosMLB.com Apr 14 (yesterday)In the first inning of the Angels' 14-2 win over the Mets, Mike Trout, Albert Pujols and Raul Ibanez homered in succession. Before this record-tying feat (for the franchise), there had been nine times when three straight Angels players homered.Upvote Share Tweet
Trout, Pujols homer as Angels roll past MetsESPN.com Apr 13 (2 days ago)Mike Trout, Albert Pujols and Raul Ibanez hit consecutive home runs off Bartolo Colon in the first inning, setting the tone for the Los Angeles Angels' 14-2 rout of the New York Mets on Sunday in the decisive game of their interleague series.Upvote Share TweetAfter Jose Valverde allowed a game-tying three-run homer to Raul Ibanez in the bottom of the ninth, Anthony Recker homered in the 13th, lifting the Mets past the Angels.Upvote Share Tweet
The Grand Slam: Mets survive another clutch Raul Ibanez home run to beat Angelsyahoo.com Apr 13 (3 days ago)Your browser does not support iframes. If every game had a storybook ending, the Los Angeles Angels would have defeated the New York Mets on Saturday night. It all set up so perfectly. 41-year-old Raul Ibanez, who has established a reputation in recent …Upvote Share Tweet
At 40, Colon Continues to Defy Time and Weight to Stand Out for the Metsnytimes.com Apr 12 (3 days ago)At 40, Mets pitcher Bartolo Colon is a large man who has become larger, but his throwing remains bigger than life.Upvote Share TweetA fan at Angels Stadium in Anaheim was ejected on Friday night after reaching over the wall and touching New York Mets outfielder Curtis Granderson. The incident happened in the eighth inning of a tied game, immediately after Granderson secured a fly ba…Upvote Share Tweet
Ooh, my arm! Yankees and Mets caught up in thick of injury epidemic in baseballnydailynews.com Apr 12 (3 days ago)Aaaarrrghhhh! Such is the resounding cry again being heard throughout baseball as pitcher after pitcher comes walking off the mound grabbing his elbow and position player after position player suddenly comes up lame with a hamstring, groin, calf, wrist,…Upvote Share Tweet
Conger secures win in 11th with painful RBIMLB.com Apr 12 (4 days ago)The Angels took a 5-4 walk-off Interleague decision from the Mets in the 11th inning Friday night when Hank Conger was hit by a pitch from Jeurys Familia with the bases loaded to force home Raul Ibanez.Upvote Share TweetHank Conger was hit by a pitch with the bases loaded in the 11th inning after rookie Jeurys Familia intentionally walked the previous two batters, and the Los Angeles Angels got home runs from Mike Trout and J.B. Shuck in a 5-4 victory over the Mets.Upvote Share Tweet
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