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Alonso homers twice, including 100th, as Mets top Marlins

Sep. 08, 2021 00:25 AM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — Pete Alonso hit two home runs, including the 100th of his career, and the New York Mets beat the Miami Marlins 9-4 on Tuesday night to give Carlos Carrasco his first win with the team. Alonso launched a two-run homer in the first inning for No. 100 and...

Bryant homers twice, Giants beat tired Mets 7-5

Aug. 17, 2021 02:17 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Kris Bryant hit two home runs, Kevin Gausman set a career high for wins and the San Francisco Giants beat the New York Mets 7-5 on Monday night. Brandon Crawford had four hits to continue his surge at the plate over the past month. San Francisco’s...

Báez's late homer, slick slide lead Mets past Marlins 5-3

Aug. 05, 2021 00:39 AM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — Javier Báez hit a tiebreaking homer in the eighth inning after scoring on a nifty slide in the second, and the New York Mets snapped a three-game losing streak with a 5-3 victory over the Miami Marlins on Wednesday night. The Mets, who had lost five of...

Jackson's 1st HR, Neidert's 1st win help Miami edge Mets 5-4

Aug. 03, 2021 23:34 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — Newly acquired Alex Jackson hit his first career home run, Nick Neidert earned his first big league win and the Miami Marlins beat the NL East-leading New York Mets 5-4 Tuesday night. Isan Díaz also homered, Bryan De La Cruz had three hits and Lewis...

Brinson's 1st-inning grand slam helps Marlins beat Mets 6-3

Aug. 02, 2021 23:51 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — Lewis Brinson connected for a first-inning grand slam to back Jesús Luzardo in his Miami debut, and the last-place Marlins beat the NL East-leading New York Mets 6-3 Monday night. Miguel Rojas had two hits and scored twice for the...

Schrock 5 hits, homers filling in for Votto, Reds beat Mets

Aug. 01, 2021 18:17 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Reds rookie Max Schrock did his best Joey Votto imitation. Schrock went 5 for 5 with a home run while giving the All-Star a break, leading fellow newcomer Vladimir Gutierrez and Cincinnati over the New York Mets 7-1 Sunday. Making...

Votto homers in 7th straight game, Reds beat Mets 6-2

Jul. 31, 2021 02:49 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Joey Votto homered for the seventh straight game, one shy of a major league record, and the Cincinnati Reds beat the New York Mets 6-2 on Friday night. Votto’s solo homer to center field in the sixth inning extended the Reds’ lead to 3-1. The...

Difo hit in 9th caps 5-run comeback as Pirates edge Mets 6-5

Jul. 11, 2021 18:15 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Wilmer Difo’s tiebreaking single in the ninth inning capped Pittsburgh’s biggest comeback of the season, and the Pirates rallied from an early five-run deficit to beat the New York Mets 6-5 Sunday. “That’s a helluva way to end the first half,”...

Urshela's 3-run HR lifts Yanks over Mets 4-2 to avoid sweep

Jul. 04, 2021 22:36 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Aaron Boone’s savages have been reduced to salvage mode. Still a smidge above .500 after a lousy Subway Series, the New York Yankees are trying to keep the Big Apple focused on two teams entering the second half of this season. ...

DeGrom dominates after arm scares, Mets and Braves split DH

Jun. 21, 2021 23:40 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Jacob deGrom put Mets fans at ease with a bevy of triple-digit heaters. Hopefully clear of the arm woes that interrupted his past two starts, the two-time NL Cy Young Award winner is back to dominating hitters — and the record books. ...