1. Mets Hope to Continue Home Win Streak in Series Opener Against D-Backs

    NEW YORK— Now is the time to start reeling off some series victories, and the Mets already have one under their belt on the home stand...

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  2. With 60 Games Left, It's All On the Line For the New York Mets

    Through the first 102 games of the 2010 season, the Mets have gone through just about everything. They've had their surprises in R.A. Dickey and to a certain extent Angel Pagan...

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  3. R.A. Dickey, Ike Davis Lead Mets to Series Win Over Cardinals

    FLUSHING, N.Y.—Mets knuckleballer R.A. Dickey just continues to dominate, as today he shut down the Cardinals for 8.1 innings en route to a 4-0 Mets victory, New York's league-leading 14th shutout of the season...

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  4. Mets-Cardinals: New York Hopes Bats Stay Alive in Rubber Match

    NEW YORK: The Mets are a different team since resuming play at Citi Field. Over the course of their 11-game road trip, their bats looked lifeless, and people were wondering what was happening...

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  5. New York Mets, Johan Santana Trying To Take Series from Cardinals

    The Mets shockingly blasted Cardinals' ace Adam Wainwright last night, and continued to prove they have a significant home-field advantage...

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  6. New York Mets Pound Adam Wainwright and St. Louis Cardinals

    The game of baseball is extremely hard to figure out. Today, in a demonstration of this difficulty I refer to, the Mets pounded Cy Young candidate Adam Wainwright...

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  7. New York Mets Return Home To Face First-Place St. Louis Cardinals

    We all know by now that the Mets had a road trip to forget, having lost nine of 11 on the West Coast. It may be hard to think of, but that's a thing of the past...

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  8. Mets Miss Out On Making Coaching Move at The Right Time

    The Mets went on an 11-game road trip to try to fortify themselves as a contender in the National League. After losing four of six on their last home stand before the All-Star break ...

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  9. New York Mets End West Coast Trip Like It Started...By Not Scoring

    LOS ANGELES—For the fourth time on the 11-game West Coast trip—that the Mets ended 2-9 today—the Mets got shut out. For the third time on the trip, the Mets enter a prolonged scoreless innings streak...

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  10. Mets Try to Win One for the Road in West Coast Finale Against Dodgers

    LOS ANGELES: There's only one thing you can do once you've gone 2-8 on a road trip. That's win the finale, which at least sends you home with some positive feelings...

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  11. Mets Hitting Funks and Walk-Off Losses Raise Trade Deadline Questions

    LOS ANGELES—During the Mets' current road trip, their hitting has been as bad as it's ever been. The Mets are now 2-8 on their current 11-game road trip that concludes tomorrow ...

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  12. New York Mets Lose in Walk-Off Again as Ollie Follies in 13th

    LOS ANGELES—Once again, the Mets offense disappeared right in the middle of a game, right when it looked like it was about to break out...

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  13. Mike Pelfrey Hopes to Turn Season Around and Start a Mets Win Streak

    LOS ANGELES: Mike Pelfrey has gone through a rough stretch over his last four starts like none other in over 50 years. Over his last 14.2 innings pitched, Pelfrey has allowed 51 baserunners...

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  14. Mets Pre Game Notes July 23, 2010

    LOS ANGELES-- The New York Mets are in Los Angeles to face the Dodgers in game two of their series, trying to fine some offense. New York will have Johan Santana on the mound facing Vincente Padilla...

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  15. New York Mets Lineup Changes Tonight Due To Huge Slump

    LOS ANGELES—After going 13 straight games without scoring more than four runs, Mets manager Jerry Manuel has made drastic changes to tonight's starting lineup. Jason Bay seems to be moving lower in the order by the day...

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  16. Johan Santana Out To Stop Skid, New York Mets Look for Offense in LA

    LOS ANGELES—We are now at a juncture in the season where if things don't heal quickly, there will be more stories about Jets and Giants training camp than the Mets...

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  17. MLB: Where Did It All Go Wrong for the New York Mets?

    Obviously, we all know by now that the New York Mets have gone to the West Coast and failed to prove they are contenders. On June 27, the Mets beat the Minnesota Twins behind Jon Niese on a Sunday at Citi Field...

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  18. Mets Pregame: July 21, 2010

    PRE GAME—NEW YORK METS VS. ARIZONA DIAMONDBACKS PHOENIX—Tonight, the Mets will try to avoid getting swept by the Arizona Diamondbacks, one of the worst teams in the National League...

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  19. New York Mets Must Find Ways To Score vs. Dan Haren in Arizona Finale

    PHOENIX: Every Mets season always seems to have its ups and downs. Unfortunately, they normally lead to heartbreak and disappointment...

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  20. Josh Thole Deserved to Stay, and Deserves to Play

    PHOENIX—It wasn't clear what the future of Josh Thole was for this season. The Mets have been carrying three catchers, and many people were wondering how long the Mets can afford to do that...

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  21. New York Mets Lose, Oliver Perez Returns, Josh Thole Stays

    POST GAME: D-BACKS 3, METS 2 The Mets lost another one in the desert tonight, 3-2, to the Diamondbacks. For the 11th straight game, the Mets failed to score more than four runs, and lost With Dickey starting for the fifth straight time...

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  22. New York Mets: Oliver Perez Returning, Josh Thole May Go

    Oliver Perez pitched in front of Jerry Manuel and Dan Warthen, and Manuel said "He's healthy and ready to go." Perez may be activated as soon as after tonight's game. Josh Thole is in tonight's lineup, but may be sent down after the game in Perez's place.

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  23. Mets Have Pitching Advantage Against D'Backs With R.A. Dickey vs. Rookie

    PHOENIX—Suddenly, a once solid Mets starting four has become a huge concern. Besides the fact they don't have a clear number five starter, they've seen Mike Pelfrey suffer through a historic meltdown...

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  24. Mike Pelfrey to Make Start for Mets in Series Opener in Arizona

    PHOENIX—After a disappointing start to the road trip for the Mets, losing three of four in San Francisco, the Mets will try to fatten up on one of the league's worst...

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  25. Mets-Giants: New York Steals Late Win After Wild Ninth To Avoid Sweep

    For the second straight Sunday and start, ace Johan Santana gave the Mets what they needed—a huge lift in a must-win situation, as the Mets wanted to avoid getting swept four games to the Giants...

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