Herrmann hammers homer in 11th to sink reeling Mets

/ May 18, 2017

Herrmann hammers homer in 11th to sink reeling Mets

Chris Herrmann and the Diamondbacks made it another long day for the sinking New York Mets. Herrmann homered off Rafael Montero leading off the 11th inning, giving the Diamondbacks a 5-4 victory on Wednesday and sending the Mets to their season-high seventh straight loss. ...

Surging Mets too much for slumping Giants

/ May 10, 2017

Surging Mets too much for slumping Giants

No doubt about it, the New York Mets lead the majors in drama this season. In the middle of it all, they’re winning again. Zack Wheeler pitched two-hit ball against the team that traded him, Michael Conforto homered and New York scored four times ...

/ May 8, 2017

Mets suspend Harvey for undisclosed reason

Mets star pitcher Matt Harvey was suspended three days by the team on Sunday for an undisclosed violation of team rules, the latest hiccup for a club beset by problems on and off the field this season. General manager Sandy Alderson announced the suspension ...

/ May 2, 2017

Mets ace Syndergaard placed on 10-day DL

The New York Mets placed ace right-hander Noah Syndergaard on the 10-day disabled list on Monday after a MRI revealed a partial tear of his right lat muscle. The Mets said there is no timetable for Syndergaard’s return. Syndergaard left his start Sunday against ...

Nats' Rendon drives in 10, hits three homers

/ May 1, 2017

Nats' Rendon drives in 10, hits three homers

Nationals third baseman Anthony Rendon said he’d never had a day like this one. Not many players have. Rendon had 10 RBIs, three home runs and six hits as Washington took advantage of Noah Syndergaard’s injury and mauled the New York Mets 23-5 on ...

/ Apr 29, 2017

Former Mets pitcher Gooden honored 31 years later

Former New York Mets pitcher Dwight Gooden has gotten a key to the city 31 years after the team’s thrilling World Series win over the Boston Red Sox. Teammates from the 1986 Mets including Darryl Strawberry, Jesse Orosco and Bobby Ojeda joined Democratic Mayor ...

Bumgarner, Gillaspie lead Giants past Mets in thriller

/ Oct 6, 2016

Bumgarner, Gillaspie lead Giants past Mets in thriller

Nobody takes to October like Madison Bumgarner and the San Francisco Giants. Bumgarner pitched a four-hitter for his latest postseason gem, outlasting Noah Syndergaard in a classic duel between aces, and injury substitute Conor Gillaspie hit a three-run homer in the ninth inning that ...

Cabrera belts 11th-inning blast to lift Mets

/ Sep 23, 2016

Cabrera belts 11th-inning blast to lift Mets

Jose Reyes had played 1,613 major league games without ever tying a game in the ninth inning with a home run. The Mets third baseman picked a good time to try it out. Reyes connected off Philadelphia Phillies closer Jeanmar Gomez, tying it 6-6 ...

Islanders looking to leave Brooklyn for Queens

/ Jul 22, 2016

Islanders looking to leave Brooklyn for Queens

The New York Islanders are in talks with the owners of the New York Mets about building a hockey arena adjacent to Citi Field in Queens, people with knowledge of the discussions said. Willets Point is emerging as a persuasive alternative to the team’s ...