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Mets 9, Marlins 1: Flores Helps Mets Crush Marlins and End Skid

Mets 9, Marlins 1: Flores Helps Mets Crush Marlins and End Skid

nytimes.com MLB.com Updated 8 hours ago
Just hours after Commissioner Bud Selig said he was impressed with the manner in which the Mets were rebuilding, the team got two home runs and six runs batted in from Wilmer Flores.
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  • Lagares exits with hyperextended right elbow

    Lagares exits with hyperextended right elbow

    MLB.com 11 hours ago
    Juan Lagares left the Mets' game with the Marlins on Tuesday in the top of the fifth inning with what the team announced as a hyperextended right elbow. Kirk Nieuwenhuis entered the game, playing center and batting leadoff.
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  • Selig backs Mets' approach for building team

    Selig backs Mets' approach for building team

    MLB.com 12 hours ago
    Commissioner Bud Selig expressed support for Mets chairman Fred Wilpon and COO Jeff Wilpon on multiple matters Tuesday, including the team's payroll.
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  • Alteration to Mets Logo on Twitter and Facebook Draws Attention

    Alteration to Mets Logo on Twitter and Facebook Draws Attention

    nytimes.com 12 hours ago
    Someone mysteriously changed the Mets’ 53-year-old logo on the team’s social media accounts for a few days, replacing the United Nations headquarters with the Citigroup Center.
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  • Why Did The Mets Briefly Drop The United Nations From Their Log…

    Why Did The Mets Briefly Drop The United Nations From Their Logo?

    deadspin.com 20 hours ago
    Illuminati-related? Probably not. (But probably.)Read more...
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  • Marlins 6, Mets 5: DeGrom Equals a Strikeout Record, but the Me…

    Marlins 6, Mets 5: DeGrom Equals a Strikeout Record, but the Mets Fall to the Marlins

    The Mets rookie Jacob deGrom struck out eight straight batters, tying a major league record to start a game, but a flare to right field ended the streak.
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  • Mathis' clutch knock caps late rally to edge Mets

    Mathis' clutch knock caps late rally to edge Mets

    MLB.com Sep 15 (yesterday)
    Though the night started rocky for the Miami offense, Jeff Mathis capped a three-run eighth-inning with a two-out RBI single that lifted the Marlins to a 6-5 victory over the Mets on Monday night at Citi Field.
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  • Black temporarily shut down with rotator cuff strain

    Black temporarily shut down with rotator cuff strain

    MLB.com Sep 15 (yesterday)
    Vic Black has a mild rotator cuff strain -- or, as general manager Sandy Alderson called it, "normal fatigue." As a result, the Mets are shutting him down for 5-6 days before trying to ramp him up again in an effort to allow the right-hander t…
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  • Mets' Harvey closes '14 with simulated game

    Mets' Harvey closes '14 with simulated game

    ESPN.com Sep 15 (yesterday)
    New York Mets ace Matt Harvey's rehab from Tommy John surgery is headed into offseason hibernation.
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  • Roundup: Nationals Eliminate Mets From Division Race; Dodgers’ …

    Roundup: Nationals Eliminate Mets From Division Race; Dodgers’ Clayton Kershaw Earns 19th Win

    nytimes.com Sep 15 (2 days ago)
    Wilson Ramos hit a two-run homer in the seventh inning, and the Nationals won a ninth straight game started by Jordan Zimmermann.
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  • Ramos, Zimmermann Lead Nats to 3-0 Win Over Mets

    Ramos, Zimmermann Lead Nats to 3-0 Win Over Mets

    nytimes.com Sep 14 (3 days ago)
    Jordan Zimmermann made clutch pitches when he was in trouble, and Wilson Ramos gave Jonathon Niese's one mistake a soaring ride.
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  • Desmond in exclusive SS club with third 20/20

    Desmond in exclusive SS club with third 20/20

    MLB.com Sep 14 (3 days ago)
    Nationals shortstop Ian Desmond set a personal milestone in Saturday night's game against the Mets, as he reached the 20/20 (homers and stolen bases) plateau for the third straight season.
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  • Harper, Nats Rout Mets 10-3 to Close In on NL East

    Harper, Nats Rout Mets 10-3 to Close In on NL East

    nytimes.com Sep 13 (3 days ago)
    Bryce Harper homered, Ian Desmond drove in three runs and the Washington Nationals moved a step closer to their second NL East title in three years with a 10-3 victory over the New York Mets on Saturday night.
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  • Mets closer Jenrry Mejia annoys Nationals with postgame celebra…

    Mets closer Jenrry Mejia annoys Nationals with postgame celebration

    yahoo.com Sep 13 (4 days ago)
    New York Mets closer Jenrry Mejia is one of the more animated relievers in the game today. His post-save celebrations are known to be both entertaining and somewhat head-scratching, which would probably put him in the same category as a former Mets' rel…
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  • Beat goes on as the Mets are the latest team to ignore domestic…

    Beat goes on as the Mets are the latest team to ignore domestic abuse issues by calling up Wally Backman

    nydailynews.com Sep 13 (4 days ago)
    The Mets have invited Wally Backman to join them as a coach for the rest of the season, beginning next Friday in Atlanta, which is of course the wrong message to send at the moment, in light of the Ray Rice furor.
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  • The Mets Face a Vista of Empty Seats and a Lawsuit Charged With…

    The Mets Face a Vista of Empty Seats and a Lawsuit Charged With Criticism

    nytimes.com Sep 13 (4 days ago)
    The Mets’ steadily dwindling crowds at Citi Field are the backdrop to a federal lawsuit filed last week by a former ticket sales executive.
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  • Not even big hits from Chris Young can save Yankees as playoffs…

    Not even big hits from Chris Young can save Yankees as playoffs look all but lost

    nydailynews.com Sep 13 (4 days ago)
    Brandon McCarthy appropriately called it a “lifeline” for a dying ballclub. From the outside looking in, it felt more like the mother of all late-season miracles, Mets castoff Chris Young reborn as a Yankee hero, hitting his second game-winning home run…
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  • Video - Yankees Walk Off On Young's Three-Run Homer 00:55

    Yankees Walk Off On Young's Three-Run Homer

    Sep 11
    Chris Young broke up Alex Cobb's no-hitter in the eighth and hit a three-run homer in the ninth to lift the Yankees to a 5-4 win over the Rays.
  • Video - Buster's Blog: Big Apple Spending 01:59

    Buster's Blog: Big Apple Spending

    Sep 11
    Buster Olney takes a look at why the Mets, whose GM alluded to not being spenders in the offseason, might want to change course soon.
  • Video - Nationals Cruis Past Mets 00:53

    Nationals Cruis Past Mets

    Sep 11
    Adam LaRoche and Anthony Rendon both homered in the Nationals' 6-2 win over the Mets.
  • Video - DeGrom Pitches Mets Past Rockies 00:36

    DeGrom Pitches Mets Past Rockies

    Sep 9
    Jacob deGrom struck out nine in the Mets' 2-0 win over the Rockies.

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