1. 1+ Inning Saves Could Become the Norm for K-Rod

    Francisco Rodriguez did something he has never done before as a New York Met: he recorded a five out save and it sounds like manager Jerry Manuel liked what he saw enough that he might use him to do that more often...

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  2. Mike Jacobs Accepts Minor League Assignment

    When the Mets decided to start the course of action that brought Ike Davis to the major leagues the first thing they did was clear Mike Jacobs from the roster by designating him for assignment...

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  3. Mets-Cubs: Mets Win 5-2 Thursday to Take Series

    The Mets got a strong start from Johan Santana and a big sixth inning that propelled them to a 5-2 victory over the Cubs. The win gives them their first series win of the season, as they took three out of four games against Chicago...

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  4. New York Mets: Analyzing the Booing of Third Baseman David Wright

    The booing of New York Mets third baseman David Wright is unfortunately becoming a common occurrence at Citi Field...

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  5. MLB Game Recap: The New York Mets Lose 9-3 To the Chicago Cubs

    New York Mets starting pitcher Oliver Perez just didn’t have it, the bullpen finally failed and the offense once again failed to show up against Carlos Silva of all people, as ...

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  6. New York Mets Notes: Ryota Igarashi to the DL and the Bullpen Shuffle

    As expected, the Mets have put right handed reliever Ryota Igarashi on the 15-day disabled list after he suffered a sprained left hamstring while fielding a bunt in the eighth inning last night...

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  7. Mets Trade Rumors: Roy Oswalt

    According to Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe, the Astros, who have very little hope of competing this year, are considering trading their ace Roy Oswalt who has a no-trade clause...

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  8. Carlos Beltran “Making Progress," but Not Ready to Start Rehab

    Carlos Beltran met with the doctors in Vail, Colorado this week in what was supposed to be a final test before he started rehab, but even though he is “making progress,” Beltran has not been cleared to resume baseball activity...

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  9. New York Mets: Relief Pitcher Ryota Igarashi Needs MRI on Left Handstring

    According to Dan Martin of the NY Post, Mets right handed reliever Ryota Igarashi will have an MRI exam on his left hamstring that he strained yesterday while fielding a bunt in the 8th inning last night...

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  10. Mike Pelfrey and Jose Reyes Help New York Mets to Victory over Chicago Cubs

    The Mets beat the Cubs 4-0 yesterday behind strong performances from starter Mike Pelfrey, who shut the Cubbies out over seven innings, and a rested Jose Reyes,who had a breakout four hit performance and also stole a base...

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  11. Murphy Has Started “Limited Baseball Activity”

    Mets first baseman Daniel Murphy has been slowly recovering since a March 30th injury that caused him to sprain a ligament in his right knee...

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  12. Some Quotes on Reyes' Day Off

    Saying Jose Reyes is injury prone is almost redundant, so when he took last night’s game off it raised some eyebrows, but fans can rest easy as his night off was just another routine day of rest for the Mets’ spark plug...

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  13. Ike Davis Helps Mets Beat Cubs 6-1

    Ike Davis made his major league debut and the Mets beat the Cubs 6-1 in the series opener behind a strong performance by Jon Niese and a five-run outburst in the 7th sparked by a two-run Angel Pagan home run...

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  14. Beltran Taking Next Step Towards Rehab

    According to Adam Rubin of ESPNNewYork, before center fielder Carlos Beltran is cleared to start rehab he is to undergo an examination in Vail, Colorado sometime this week...

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  15. Ike Davis: What To Expect from Him in His First Week

    Ike Davis, the name alone brings shivers down Met Fans spines. Today he will be making his first start of the season and hit sixth behind the hot Jeff Francoeur...

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  16. Ike Davis Guaranteed to be a Met Through 2016

    According to Ben Nicholson-Smith of MLB Trade Rumors, because the Mets waited until today to call prospect Ike Davis up from the minors they have earned a full extra year of team control over him...

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  17. John Maine Needs More than Just a Fastball

    John Maine came onto the scene in Flushing back in 2006 when he was a midseason call-up. Then, a July 3 shutout gave him a name in Flushing...

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  18. Mets Not Seriously Considering Sending Mejia Down

    After a 20-inning performance on Saturday night it was clear the Mets were going to need to call in some support after the night where they used every reliever and Mike Pelfrey to finish off the Cardinals...

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  19. Ike Davis-Era Starts Tonight

    Although he was penciled into Buffalo’s starting lineup today, the Mets have announced, according to Kevin Burkhardt of SNY, that they are adding minor league first baseman Ike Davis to the roster today...

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  20. Mets-Cardinals: New York Loses 5-3 to Drop Series to St. Louis

    The Mets jumped out to a 3-0 lead against the Cardinals early, but John Maine only lasted five innings and couldn’t hold it, and the bullpen gave up a go-ahead two-run home run in the bottom of the eighth inning as they lost the game 5-3...

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  21. New York Mets DFA Mike Jacobs, Plan to Promote Ike Davis

    According to Adam Rubin of ESPNNewYork, the Mets have designated first baseman Mike Jacobs for assignment to make room on the roster for right handed pitcher Tobi Stoner...

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  22. Mets Win a 20 Inning Marathon

    It took 20 innings, 19 pitchers (including one second baseman), and about six hours, but the Mets finally beat the Cardinals 2-1 last night on a 20th inning sac fly by Jose Reyes...

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  23. Quotes from Jason Bay About Start with Mets

    Jason Bay was the big offseason acquisition for the Mets this year, but so far his bat has been quite underwhelming. In his first 10 games he has a lowly 84 OPS+ with just two extra-base hits...

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  24. Manuel Needs To Go Just Not Now

    At 3-7 the Mets are currently sitting in last place and so far there is no good reason to expect them to dig themselves out of the basement anytime soon. Even their manager has called them unprepared...

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  25. Beltran Still Not Cleared to Start Rehab

    The Mets need Carlos Beltran. The top of the order has not been consistent enough and the bottom of the order has been just plain bad...

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