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Bassitt hounds Reds, Marte homers early, Mets win again 5-1

Aug. 08, 2022 23:51 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Chris Bassitt scattered eight hits over eight innings and Starling Marte hit a two-run homer in the first, leading the New York Mets to a 5-1 win over the Cincinnati Reds on Monday night. With their 13th victory in 15 games, the Mets extended their NL East lead to...

Naquin's two homers, Diaz's two-inning save lift Mets

Aug. 04, 2022 22:24 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Deadline acquisition Tyler Naquin homered twice in his home debut, Edwin Diaz locked down his first two-inning save as a pro and the New York Mets beat the Atlanta Braves 6-4 Thursday night to open a pivotal five-game series between the NL East rivals. Pete Alonso...

Mets C James McCann comes off IL, Patrick Mazeika sent down

Aug. 04, 2022 19:39 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — James McCann was activated off the injured list Thursday and said he looked forward to contributing down the stretch for the New York Mets, who stood pat at catcher at the trade deadline. The Mets’ catchers — McCann, Tomás Nido and Patrick Mazeika — have been...

Mets win 7th in a row; Soto homers in possible Nats swansong

Aug. 02, 2022 00:03 AM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Pete Alonso and Francisco Lindor homered, Max Scherzer defeated his former team, and the New York Mets beat the Washington Nationals 7-3 Monday night for their seventh consecutive victory on the eve of ace Jacob deGrom’s season debut. Washington slugger Juan...

Marte's 3 hits, Nimmo's go-ahead HR lift Mets over Marlins

Jul. 29, 2022 22:35 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — Starling Marte homered, tripled and drove in three runs, Brandon Nimmo broke an eighth-inning tie with a two-run shot and the New York Mets overcame two early deficits to defeat the Miami Marlins 6-4 on Friday night. Nimmo finished with three RBIs from the leadoff spot...

Survivors in attack on family released from Montana hospital

Jul. 28, 2022 13:32 PM EDT

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Two sisters-in-law have been released from the hospital after suffering critical injuries during a brutal attack near Glacier National Park in which two members of their family were shot and killed. Christy Siau, 40, of the Syracuse, N.Y. area, was shot in the...

Mets edge Yankees 3-2 in 9th for 2-game Subway Series sweep

Jul. 28, 2022 00:35 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — With two first-place teams on the field, the New York Mets made this Subway Series a one-way ride. Starling Marte singled home the winning run in the bottom of the ninth inning, and the Mets beat the crosstown Yankees 3-2 Wednesday night for a two-game sweep. ...

Mets plan deGrom return next week after latest rehab start

Jul. 27, 2022 17:39 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Mets ace Jacob deGrom pitched four innings Wednesday for Triple-A Syracuse, finishing strong after a shaky start in what's expected to be his last minor league rehab outing before rejoining New York's rotation. “The plan right now if everything progresses well is...

LEADING OFF: Mets aces Scherzer, deGrom pitch far apart

Jul. 26, 2022 20:06 PM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors on Wednesday: ___ ACES IN DIFFERENT PLACES Mets star pitchers Max Scherzer and Jacob deGrom are both set to start, albeit not in the same ballpark. Scherzer (6-2, 2.28 ERA) faces the Yankees in...

Mets' Jacob deGrom set for Triple-A rehab start Wednesday

Jul. 25, 2022 21:23 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Mets ace Jacob deGrom will make what could be his final minor league rehab start with Triple-A Syracuse on Wednesday night. The two-time NL Cy Young Award winner hasn't pitched in the majors since July 7, 2021. The 34-year-old right-hander missed the second half of...