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Syndergaard strikes out 10 as Mets handle Nationals, 7-3

Sep. 2, 2019 5:34 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Noah Syndergaard had far too much time to dwell on allowing 10 runs in his last start. One thought, in particular, continued to surface. "I wanted to make sure that never happened again," the New York Mets right-hander said. There was never a hint it would Monday as Syndergaard pitched...

Syndergaard strikes out 10 as Mets handle Nationals, 7-3

Sep. 2, 2019 4:22 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Noah Syndergaard struck out 10 while allowing three hits over seven shutout innings, Jeff McNeil hit a two-run homer, and the New York Mets shrugged off a challenging travel turnaround to defeat the Washington Nationals 7-3 on Monday. New York, which entered the day four games behind the...

Ramos has 4 hits to lead Mets past Phillies 6-3

Aug. 31, 2019 9:04 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Wilson Ramos is focused on being relaxed at the plate. His hitting streak? Don't even mention it. Ramos matched his career high with four hits and extended his hitting streak to 24 games, helping the New York Mets beat the Philadelphia Phillies 6-3 on Saturday. Ramos had three singles...

Frazier hits a pair of 3-run homers, Mets beat Phillies 11-5

Aug. 30, 2019 11:36 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Todd Frazier just needed to see his favorite opponent to end his slump. Frazier hit a pair of three-run homers and tied his career-best with six RBIs, and the New York Mets beat the Philadelphia Phillies 11-5 Friday night, snapping a six-game losing streak. Michael Conforto also went...

Cubs hammer Syndergaard, Kimbrel escapes in 10-7 win vs Mets

Aug. 29, 2019 12:03 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The Chicago Cubs built a lead the New York Mets simply couldn't overcome Wednesday night. Might've done the same in the National League playoff race, too. Kyle Schwarber hit one of Chicago's three homers against a stunned Noah Syndergaard, and the Cubs jumped to an early nine-run advantage...

Donaldson, Keuchel, Braves top Mets 2-1 for 8th win in row

Aug. 25, 2019 5:38 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Josh Donaldson and Dallas Keuchel were playing T-ball back in the days when Chipper Jones and the Atlanta Braves began tormenting the New York Mets. They've picked up the tradition pretty quick. Donaldson hit two more home runs against the Mets, Keuchel pitched his best game of the season...

Hamilton, Braves outlast Mets 2-1 in 14 after deGrom shines

Aug. 24, 2019 1:08 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — 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...

Syndergaard, Mets sweep Indians 2-0 for 5th win in row

Aug. 23, 2019 1:25 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The only thing that stopped Noah Syndergaard was the weather. Syndergaard retired the first 16 hitters and allowed two hits over six dominant innings before a heavy storm interrupted him, and the New York Mets beat the Cleveland Indians 2-0 Thursday night in a rain-shortened game for their...

Davis, Mets helped by Indians' mental lapse, win 4-3 in 10

Aug. 22, 2019 3:52 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Needing a break, the New York Mets watched Cleveland hand it to them — Brad Hand, especially. The Indians All-Star closer failed to cover first base on what could've been a game-ending double play, and moments later J.D. Davis lined an RBI single that capped a two-run rally in the...

Callaway beats former boss as surging Mets top Indians 9-2

Aug. 21, 2019 12:24 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Commit a mistake against the New York Mets these days and they are poised 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 from there to a 9-2 victory Tuesday night....