Latest David Peterson News

Brosseau slam lifts Brewers 6-0, Mets set hit batter record

Sep. 21, 2022 18:41 PM EDT

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Pinch-hitter Mike Brosseau greeted Drew Smith with a grand slam in the pitcher’s return from two months on the injured list, and the New York Mets squandered a chance to boost their NL East lead with a 6-0 loss to the Milwaukee Brewers on Wednesday. Willy Adames...

Peterson tagged early, Mets fall to Cubs 6-3 and get swept

Sep. 15, 2022 00:10 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — David Peterson got only one out and the slumping New York Mets fell behind early Wednesday night in a 6-3 loss that completed a three-game sweep by the Chicago Cubs. The NL East leaders lost their fifth consecutive home game and dropped to 5-7 in a 16-game stretch...

Mets come up empty for deGrom and lose to Cubs again, 4-1

Sep. 14, 2022 00:05 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Jacob deGrom and the first-place Mets were supposed to beat up on all these bad opponents this month. Instead, the bottom feeders have been nothing but trouble. New York's ace was outpitched by journeyman Adrian Sampson, and the frustrated Mets...

Mets drop from 1st, lose 6-3 to Marlins despite Alonso HR

Sep. 10, 2022 02:35 AM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — The New York Mets dropped out of first place for the first time since early April, unable to erase an early deficit despite Pete Alonso's 33rd home run in a 6-3 loss to the Miami Marlins on Friday night. New York, which dropped a half-game behind Atlanta in the NL...

Mets ride deGrom, Bassitt to doubleheader sweep of Pirates

Sep. 08, 2022 00:52 AM EDT

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The division lead they've enjoyed for most of the season gone, the New York Mets returned to a reliable mix of timely power and terrific pitching to move back in front in the NL East. Chris Bassitt threw seven strong innings in Game 1 and Jacob deGrom was even...

Hernández, Nats again beat NL East-leading Mets by 7-1 score

Sep. 04, 2022 18:54 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — César Hernández hit his first homer in more than a year Sunday, delivering the exclamation point on the Washington Nationals’ 7-1 win over the New York Mets. The last-place Nationals also beat the NL East leaders 7-1 on Saturday night, and took two of three in...

Alonso hits tiebreaking HR, Mets beat Nationals 7-3

Sep. 02, 2022 23:46 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Pete Alonso hit a tiebreaking homer leading off the sixth inning, and the New York Mets beat the Washington Nationals 7-3 on Friday night. Alonso’s high drive to left field off Josiah Gray made it 4-3 and kicked off a four-run inning. He has 32 homers and leads...

Díaz escapes in 8th, Mets take series from MLB-best Dodgers

Sep. 01, 2022 21:05 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Edwin Díaz struck out Gavin Lux on a 102.8 mph fastball to escape a jam in the eighth inning, and the New York Mets beat the major league-best Los Angeles Dodgers 5-3 on Thursday. Francisco Lindor hit a tying double in the sixth and scored the go-ahead run on a...

Nimmo, Peterson lead Mets past Rockies 3-0 for 17th shutout

Aug. 27, 2022 23:57 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Brandon Nimmo hit a leadoff homer and an RBI double, and David Peterson pitched six innings of four-hit ball as the first-place New York Mets defeated the Colorado Rockies 3-0 on Saturday night for their third straight victory. Starling Marte added an RBI double in...

Mets activate 3B Eduardo Escobar from 10-day injured list

Aug. 27, 2022 21:44 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Third baseman Eduardo Escobar was activated from the 10-day injured list Saturday by the New York Mets before their game against the Colorado Rockies. Escobar went on the injured list Aug. 17 with a left oblique strain. The switch-hitter got hurt Aug. 12 and...