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.Upvote Share Tweet
Lagares exits with hyperextended right elbowMLB.com 11 hours agoJuan 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.Upvote Share Tweet
Selig backs Mets' approach for building teamMLB.com 12 hours agoCommissioner Bud Selig expressed support for Mets chairman Fred Wilpon and COO Jeff Wilpon on multiple matters Tuesday, including the team's payroll.Upvote Share Tweet
Alteration to Mets Logo on Twitter and Facebook Draws Attentionnytimes.com 12 hours agoSomeone 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.Upvote Share Tweet
Why Did The Mets Briefly Drop The United Nations From Their Logo?deadspin.com 20 hours agoIlluminati-related? Probably not. (But probably.)Read more...Upvote Share TweetThe 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.Upvote Share TweetMLB.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.Upvote Share Tweet
Black temporarily shut down with rotator cuff strainMLB.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…Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Sep 15 (yesterday)New York Mets ace Matt Harvey's rehab from Tommy John surgery is headed into offseason hibernation.Upvote Share Tweetnytimes.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.Upvote Share Tweet
Ramos, Zimmermann Lead Nats to 3-0 Win Over Metsnytimes.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.Upvote Share Tweet
Desmond in exclusive SS club with third 20/20MLB.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.Upvote Share Tweet
Harper, Nats Rout Mets 10-3 to Close In on NL Eastnytimes.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.Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.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…Upvote Share Tweet
Beat goes on as the Mets are the latest team to ignore domestic abuse issues by calling up Wally Backmannydailynews.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.Upvote Share Tweet
The Mets Face a Vista of Empty Seats and a Lawsuit Charged With Criticismnytimes.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.Upvote Share Tweet
Not even big hits from Chris Young can save Yankees as playoffs look all but lostnydailynews.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…Upvote Share Tweet
Yankees Walk Off On Young's Three-Run HomerSep 11Chris 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.
Buster's Blog: Big Apple SpendingSep 11Buster Olney takes a look at why the Mets, whose GM alluded to not being spenders in the offseason, might want to change course soon.
Nationals Cruis Past MetsSep 11Adam LaRoche and Anthony Rendon both homered in the Nationals' 6-2 win over the Mets.
DeGrom Pitches Mets Past RockiesSep 9Jacob deGrom struck out nine in the Mets' 2-0 win over the Rockies.
Week 2 Twitter MailbagSep 16Read the rest of Peter King’s mailbag: Readers respond to the question: Do you still like football? Plus, discussion about reviewable plays, the Rams-Bucs ending and an overlooked goat of the week
Taking Down the BestSep 16Read Peter King’s On Further Review column: ‘Football is Full of Heart’ One minute, Devon Still was preparing for his 4-year-old daughter’s dance recital. The next, the Bengals defensive tackle was at a hospital, learning that she had cancer. Here is th…
Joe Ingles of Australian national team agrees to 1-year deal with Los Ange…Sep 16Australian swingman Joe Ingles has parlayed a fine showing at the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup into an NBA contract with the Los Angeles Clippers.
The Week 2 MailbagSep 16This season, The MMQB is separating Peter King’s Tuesday content into two columns—On Further Review, which usually will look at a understated but important factor or team from the weekend’s games, and the Tuesday Mailbag, where reader emails will be ans…