The Cubs evidently didn't need to increase their offensive output very much to end their losing streak, as one run was enough in their 1-0 win over the Mets on Tuesday at Citi Field.Share Tweet
Cubs 1, Mets 0: Mets’ Bats Take the Night Off, and Jon Niese Loses Againnytimes.com 4 hours agoNiese pitched well against the Cubs on Tuesday night, but it didn’t matter much as the Mets mustered only three hits.Share TweetIt was after 11 p.m. on the night of Aug. 18, 2009, and the Mets had until midnight to get a deal done with Steven Matz.Share Tweet
Bourgeois embraces 'Mr. Unknown' monikerMLB.com Jun 29 (yesterday)When Reds outfielder Jason Bourgeois made his 2015 debut in a sixth-inning double switch Sunday vs. the Mets, his unique last name apparently lacked recognition at Citi Field. The scoreboard listed Bourgeois in the Cincinnati lineup as "No. 30, Unk…Share Tweet
Frazier showing off power before Home Run DerbyMets left-hander Steven Matz did not make many mistakes during his dazzling debut at Citi Field on Sunday, but he left a fastball over the plate to Reds third baseman Todd Frazier that did not go unpunished.Share Tweet
Phillips injures both hands in loss to MetsReds second baseman Brandon Phillips exited Sunday's game vs. the Mets in the seventh inning with multiple hand injuries. During the fifth inning of a 7-2 loss, Phillips appeared to aggravate a sore left thumb that's bothered him this week on a swing ag…Share Tweet
Lagares takes back homer with great catchMaybe Juan Lagares wanted to play 13 innings. Because of his home-run robbing catch in the eight inning, eventually the Mets and Reds did. Lagares' leaping play took a homer away from Cininnati outfielder Jay Bruce and preserved a 1-1 tie before the Met…Share TweetFor one team, completing a suspended game nearly 24 hours after it began was worth the wait. That proved to be the Mets, which took a 2-1 win over the Reds in 13 innings on a Lucas Duda chopper that could not be handled by first baseman Joey Votto. New …Share Tweet
Key things to watch for in today's gamesMLB.com Jun 28 (3 days ago)There's nothing like a summer afternoon of baseball games, and that's what we've got coming on Sunday. Here are five things to watch for, including Mets left-hander Steven Matz's Major League debut.Share Tweet
Mets-Reds game suspended after six inningsMLB.com Jun 27 (3 days ago)The Mets were one hit away from getting Matt Harvey a win and the team a rain-shortened victory Saturday. But with the bases loaded and two out in the bottom of the sixth, red-hot Curtis Granderson flew out to left, holding the score at 1-1. That's wher…Share Tweet
Reds-Mets Game Suspended by Rain, Score Tied 1-All After 6nytimes.com Jun 27 (3 days ago)Matt Harvey stayed steady in the rain and Curtis Granderson homered again for the New York Mets before their game against the Cincinnati Reds was suspended after six innings Saturday with the score tied 1-all.Share Tweet
Wally Backman Serves Up Good News With an Appetizer of Humornytimes.com Jun 27 (3 days ago)Backman, the manager of the Class AAA Las Vegas 51s, has played practical jokes on some of his players when they have been called up to the major leagues with the Mets.Share Tweet
Overpay for a hitter? Mets GM Sandy Alderson must back up words and take bold swingnydailynews.com Jun 27 (4 days ago)Under happier circumstances, Steven Matz’s call-up to the big leagues might be hailed as a finishing touch of sorts for the Mets.Share Tweet
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