Dodgers damage Mets' playoff chances with comeback win

Baseball / MLB Sep 16, 2019

Dodgers damage Mets' playoff chances with comeback win

Pete Alonso is slumping at the wrong time for the New York Mets. And with little margin for error, their two most reliable relievers let a game get away Sunday night that might prove too much to overcome. Jedd Gyorko got off the bench late and ...

Nats rally for 7 runs in ninth in wild victory over Mets

Baseball / MLB Sep 4, 2019

Nats rally for 7 runs in ninth in wild victory over Mets

A few cheering fans caught the attention of Nationals manager Dave Martinez as he finally began his nightly debrief with reporters. "Thank you for staying," Martinez said. They couldn't have been blamed for leaving early. No doubt, they're glad they didn't. Kurt Suzuki capped the largest ninth-inning ...

Billy Hamilton leads Braves past Mets in 14th inning

Baseball / MLB Aug 24, 2019

Billy Hamilton leads Braves past Mets in 14th inning

With Jacob deGrom and the Mets hard-throwing bullpen missing bats at a historic pace, the NL East-leading Braves were ready to win with small ball Friday night. That's exactly what Billy Hamilton is there for — although this first contribution wasn't exactly on script. Hamilton ...

Surging Mets continue push for playoff spot with victory

Baseball / MLB Aug 21, 2019

Surging Mets continue push for playoff spot with victory

Commit a mistake against the New York Mets these days and they can to make you pay. Michael Conforto hit a tiebreaking homer moments after an embarrassing error by Cleveland Indians left fielder Oscar Mercado, and the resurgent Mets rolled to a 9-2 victory Tuesday ...