BALTIMORE - Francisco Rodriguez gave a modest fist pump even Brian Bruney could find tolerable. And the Mets put a shellacking at Yankee Stadium... Read more
BALTIMORE - Pitching coach Dan Warthen feels Johan Santana adequately addressed the mechanical flaw in his delivery during a between-starts bullpen... Read more
BALTIMORE - Francisco Rodriguez's first blown save came courtesy of Luis Castillo. Thursday night, the Mets' closer had no one to blame but himself... Read more
Jerry Manuel called what the Mets were cooking up Friday "a juggling act," and if that didn't explain it, a visual aid was provided. Around 4:30... Read more
The Great Santana Panic of 2009 is over.
Unfortunately for the Mets' ace, his hitters remained true to form for him.
Johan Santana quieted... Read more
Bobby Parnell's stock rose as quickly as the 100-mph fastball he occasionally flashes, with Jerry Manuel even anointing the rookie the primary... Read more
The core is down to one Met: David Wright.
Yet even with Carlos Beltran becoming the latest player to land on the DL, the Mets managed to beat... Read more
In this ballyhooed battle of aces, Johan Santana was the King of Heart.
Johan Santana worked through some early trouble to outpitch comebacking... Read more
No matter how many times CC Sabathia said he felt fine and no matter that he threw a clean bullpen session earlier in the week, Joe Girardi wasn't... Read more
It was after Chien-Ming Wang's last start in Atlanta - a dreadful 4-0 loss that prompted the Yankees to "kick themselves in the pants" according to... Read more
The look on Casey McGehee's face never changed.
At least not while it was visible to the public.
McGehee redeemed himself after... Read more
Those who figured New York Mets ace Johan Santana easily would outpitch Milwaukee Brewers fill-in Mike Burns didn't take into account the Ryan... Read more
PITTSBURGH - Fernando Tatis hobbled home with the decisive run. Francisco Rodriguez demanded to make amends. And the Mets avoided further... Read more
PHILADELPHIA - Face it: The Mets don't exactly deserve first place right now anyway.
Livan Hernandez had his shortest outing this season and the... Read more
PHILADELPHIA - The Mets were Fourth of July duds.
A sloppy sixth inning that included two missed foul pop-ups summed up Saturday afternoon as... Read more
A few days ago, the Mets received a public shaming, not just for their inability to play fundamentally sound defense, but for looking like complete... Read more
The Mets-Phillies rivalry might soon get a new wrinkle. Pedro Martinez confirmed Thursday in the Dominican Republic that his agent is in talks with... Read more
As the rest of the Mets quickly packed up and headed for the All-Star break, Mike Pelfrey seemed to be in no rush. There was no mad dash to the... Read more
ATLANTA - Ryan Church received a text message from Brian Schneider last weekend after Jeff Francoeur had a two-run single in his first at-bat as a... Read more
ATLANTA - David Wright matched a career high by being intentionally walked three times and avoided what momentarily appeared to be a serious right... Read more
ATLANTA - Paging Jon Niese.
The hobbled Mets suffered yet another injury Sunday, with Fernando Nieve having to be carted off the field after... Read more
WASHINGTON - Omar Minaya and Jerry Manuel received votes of confidence from chief operating officer Jeff Wilpon two weeks ago, the GM said Monday... Read more
HOUSTON - Howard Johnson has experienced the high of winning a World Series with the '86 Mets. As for lows, the Mets' current plight tops the... Read more
HOUSTON - Even Mike Hampton can outslug the Mets. (That's outslug in the longball sense, not referring to minor-league-clubhouse-type... Read more
HOUSTON - Who needs Roy Halladay? Especially if it costs Jon Niese.
Niese, a rookie lefthander born the day the Mets last won the World Series,... Read more