Latest Steve Cohen News

Wild card leader Red Sox beat stumbling Mets 6-3, 6th in row

Sep. 22, 2021 00:00 AM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Xander Bogaerts hit a go-ahead, two-run homer in the fifth inning and a two-run double in the sixth, lifting the AL wild-card leading Boston Red Sox over the stumbling New York Mets 6-3 on Tuesday night. With the Red Sox wearing jarring yellow and blue...

Tennessee site could be added to Superfund priority list

Sep. 10, 2021 04:02 AM EDT

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — The federal Environmental Protection Agency is proposing the addition of a former munitions factory in west Tennessee to a list of prioritized Superfund toxic cleanup sites, U.S. Rep. Steve Cohen said. The EPA has proposed adding the National...

Mets place Scott on paid leave, acting GM pleads not guilty

Sep. 02, 2021 17:51 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Acting general manager Zack Scott was placed on administrative leave Thursday by the New York Mets following his arrest on charges of driving while intoxicated. Electronic court records show Scott was released without bail after pleading not guilty...

Mets acting GM Zack Scott arrested on DUI charge

Sep. 01, 2021 17:39 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — New York Mets acting general manager Zack Scott was arrested on charges of driving while intoxicated, hours after attending a fundraiser at team owner Steve Cohen's house. Scott was arrested on a DUI charge around 4:15 a.m. Tuesday in suburban White...

Mets' Báez bolts out of doghouse with apology, winning run

Aug. 31, 2021 22:04 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Javier Báez apologized for running his mouth, then sprinted right back into the good graces of Mets fans. Báez bolted from first to home for the winning run in the ninth inning of a 6-5 win over the Miami Marlins on Tuesday, hours after he and...

Column: Two thumbs up for fans making themselves heard

Aug. 31, 2021 03:15 AM EDT

At the BMW Championship, the well lubricated shouted “Patty Ice” as Patrick Cantlay rolled in putt after putt to take down Bryson DeChambeau in a playoff about as compelling as golf can offer. There was a lot of shouting at Citi Field as well. A lot of booing, too, as...

Mets activate Lindor from IL; deGrom to get MRI on Wednesday

Aug. 24, 2021 18:48 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Mets shortstop Francisco Lindor was activated from the injured list and in the lineup Tuesday night after missing five weeks with a right oblique strain, while ace Jacob deGrom could begin a throwing program soon pending the results of an MRI on Wednesday. ...

Mets' Lindor says Cohen is right to criticize his hitting

Aug. 21, 2021 17:09 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Francisco Lindor says first-year New York Mets owner Steve Cohen was right to criticize his hitting in a tweet this week. Cohen tweeted Wednesday about his struggling ballclub that “it’s hard to understand how professional hitters can be this...

Mets respond to Cohen tweet with 12-inning win over Giants

Aug. 18, 2021 21:39 PM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Kevin Pillar hit a three-run home run in the 12th inning, lifting the New York Mets over the San Francisco Giants 6-2 on Wednesday hours after the team's owner called out its hitters for a lack of production. With his club stuck in a five-game skid,...

Mets rally past Nats 8-7 in suspended game, nightcap ppd

Aug. 11, 2021 22:52 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Between another round of rainouts, Pete Alonso and the New York Mets actually managed to get a game in Wednesday and pull one out. Pinch-hitter Brandon Drury delivered a tiebreaking single in the eighth inning and the Mets rallied from a pair of...