1. Mets Try to Even Series With Second Place Nationals

    NEW YORK-- Nobody would have guessed that on May 11, the Mets would be trailing the Nationals in the NL East. In fact, a lot of people predicted in spring training that the Mets would be in second to last, above the Nationals...

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  2. Maine Solid, Offense Records 12 Hits But Mets Lose To Nationals

    NEW YORK-- All night long the Mets were putting on baserunners. They just could never get the big hit once again. They were kept in the game for the most part because of another quality start by John Maine...

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  3. New York Mets Welcome Surprising Washington Nationals To Start Series

    If you come to think of it, the Mets may have two key teams standing in their way of a possible Wild Card spot. The Giants, who the Mets won two from, and the Nationals, who are coming to town as baseball's surprise team...

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  4. On May 9, It's Time For a Mets Evaluation

    So far, it's been a roller coaster ride for the 2010 New York Mets. Nearly everyone predicted this team in spring training to finish towards the bottom of the NL East. They entered with what people thought was a weak starting rotation...

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  5. Besides Ollie, Mets Fight Hard But Fall Just Short

    NEW YORK-- It would have been an amazing turn of events if the Mets had pulled this one out. Winners of nine straight home games, and the first two of the series, the Mets had a difficult task in front of them...

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  6. Mets Go For Series Sweep Of Giants Against Lincecum

    NEW YORK-- The Mets, who own a Major League-best 13-5 home record, will shoot for their third straight series sweep at Citi Field and 10th consecutive home win when they face two-time defending NL Cy Young Award winner Tim Lincecum today...

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  7. Another Game, Another Mets' Catcher Hits Walk-Off

    NEW YORK-- It's starting to look like the best moves in baseball by a General Manager this past off-season. After Rod Barajas' heroics on Friday night, walking-off for the Mets, backup catcher Henry Blanco did his part on Saturday with one of his own...

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  8. Johan Tries To Bounce Back Against Giants

    NEW YORK-- The Mets may be 4-8 on the road so far this season, but at home, it's a whole other ballgame. With last night's win at Citi Field, the Mets have now won eight consecutive home games en route to a 12-5 home record...

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  9. Mets Win Thriller After More Barajas Magic

    NEW YORK-- The Mets are staying afloat this season, winning games and making sure not to have many losing streaks. This game and win was the best for the Mets maybe since 2006, the year of thrillers...

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  10. After 2-4 Road Trip, Mets Face NL's Best Giants at Home

    NEW YORK-- What a wacky season it has been for the New York Mets. 4-8 out of the gate. Everyone had this team dead to rights, had their Manager and even General Manager fired. Then something happened...

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  11. Ollie's Dominant Outing Flushed After Lopez Slam

    ST. LOUIS-- It almost looked like game 7 of the 2006 NLCS the way Oliver Perez was pitching against the Cardinals. Unfortunately, it ended in the same result...

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  12. Mets Open Series Against Pujols, Cardinals In St. Louis

    ST. LOUIS-- After avoiding a possibly very ugly situation by defeating the Colorado Rockies on Thursday, the Mets will now head to St. Louis, where they will face the best player in the game...

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  13. Mets-Rockies Series Recap

    The New York Mets lost their third consecutive series to start the season. This time they did it at the hands of the Colorado Rockies in Denver...

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  14. Pelfrey Fantastic As Mets Roll Rockies

    DENVER—The Mets got a much-needed victory, avoiding a sweep to the Rockies on Thursday afternoon as Mike Pelfrey pitched seven shutout innings. Pelfrey's final line was that of an ace, as in seven innings he allowed five hits and struck out six...

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  15. Mets Try to Avoid Sweep at Hands Of Rockies, 2-7 Start

    DENVER-- How bad can it get for the Mets? It's gotten pretty bad already. The Mets are off to their worst start in 18 years with their 2-6 record. If they fall again on Thursday afternoon, they'd be off to their worst start in 36 years (2-7)...

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  16. Chris Iannetta's Walk-Off Hands Mets Another Series Loss

    DENVER-- For the first time since 1992, the New York Mets have started a season 2-6. It's the club's worst start in 18 years. With players like Jose Reyes, David Wright, Jason Bay, Johan Santana, and Francisco Rodriguez, that should not be the case...

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  17. Mets Send Jon Niese To Mound, Looking To Get Even With Rockies

    DENVER-- For the first time since 2005, the Mets have started a season 2-5. Considering they're about to go up against an established sinker ball pitcher, and considering they haven't ...

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  18. Mets-Rockies: John Maine Pummeled in New York Loss

    DENVER—The Mets really needed to get off to a fast start on this road trip. They had the advantage, or so you'd think, of facing a pitcher that hadn't pitched in the big leagues since 2008...

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  19. New York Mets Go For Another Series-Opening Win Against Rockies

    DENVER-- "We were unprepared." That's what Mets manager Jerry Manuel said after their 5-2 loss to the Nationals on Sunday afternoon at Citi Field...

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  20. Inside The Mets- A Breakdown Of How The Mets Have Fared So Far

    The Mets have an off day. That means it's time to sit back and break down how the team has fared so far. Which players have started out hot? Which players are slumping badly and must ...

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  21. MLB Power Rankings Thru April 11

    We are now one week through the Major League Baseball season. With that, it's time for the first edition of my weekly Sunday night power rankings. Which team is currently on top? Which team is dead last? No need to wonder...

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  22. Mets-Nationals Series Recap

    The New York Mets went for a series victory against one of baseball's recent worst teams. It didn't quite happen, as their ace lefty didn't live up to expectations on Sunday...

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  23. Willingham Slam All Nats Need In Win Over Mets

    NEW YORK-- Looking for their first series win of the season, the Mets got a shockingly shaky outing from their ace Johan Santana...

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  24. A Look Around Major League Baseball

    So far, although not even a week in, the Major League Baseball season has had it's surprises. Believe it or not the two Bay Area teams are a combined 8-1 as of 8pm April 10...

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  25. Harris Robs Mets Of Win In Ollie's Debut

    NEW YORK-- Entering the game, the Mets had two big stories going. One was the long-awaited return of star shortstop Jose Reyes. The other was to see how well Oliver Perez would do in his 2010 debut...

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