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Juan Lagares robbed Andrew McCutchen of a go-ahead hit in the top of the ninth inning, then pinch-hitter Mike Baxter's single in the bottom half sent the New York Mets over the Pittsburgh Pirates 3-2 Thursday night.
With Francisco Coming Back, Decisions LoomUpdated May 9 Share TweetFrank Francisco could soon rejoin the Mets, but Bobby Parnell has been pitching well in the closer's role this season.Source: nytimes.com
Mets, Baseball Tomorrow Fund pledge Sandy helpUpdated May 9 Share TweetThe Baseball Tomorrow Fund and the Mets Foundation announced Thursday that they will donate up to $1 million through a relief grant program for youth baseball and softball organizations directly affected by Superstorm Sandy. The grant program will provi…Source: MLB.com
Mets should consider chasing White Sox outfielder Alex Rios at trade deadlineUpdated May 9 Share TweetFor a couple of reasons, the arrival of the underachieving, hitting-challenged Chicago White Sox at Citi Field served as an enlightenment for the Mets.Source: nydailynews.com
Baxter, Mets Walk OffMay 9Pinch-hitter Mike Baxter hit a walk-off single in the ninth to lift the Mets to a 3-2 win over the Pirates.
Web GemsMay 9Does Juan Lagares' leaping catch at the wall top Miguel Tejada's reigning Web Gem?
Bill Simmons Returns to Jimmy Kimmel LiveMay 9Last night, Grantland editor-in-chief Bill Simmons returned to Jimmy Kimmel Live, where he chatted about his unlikely friendship with NBA Countdown ho...