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Saturday | Sports Media 101

Mets 101 Game Preview: Washington Nationals at New York Mets

Mets 101 provides 24/7 obsessive sports coverage of the New York Mets as a part of Sports Media 101 . For news, op/ed, game reviews, team updates and even rumors you will find all of it on Mets 101.

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Related Topix: Sports, Major League Baseball, New York Mets, Washington Nationals, Zack Wheeler, Baseball Players

Fri Sep 12, 2014

New York Daily News

Mets Insider: Terry Collins happy to see Chris Young finally bust out

Chris Young hits another home run for the Yankees, something the Mets wish he could have done more of with them. Chris Young's run of recent success with the Yankees can't sit well with Mets fans.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Jason Bay, Curtis Granderson

Thu Sep 11, 2014

The Washington Post

Bumbling Mets bruised in 6-2 loss to Nationals

Bartolo Colon was ejected in the fourth inning after hitting his second batter of the game - both immediately after home runs - and the Mets made a series of deflating gaffes in a 6-2 loss to the Washington Nationals on Thursday night that left them beaten and bruised. "We're running a young team out there, and it may stay young," Mets manager Terry Collins said.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Lucas Duda, Craig Stammen, Washington Nationals, Major League Baseball, Travis D'Arnaud, Wilmer Flores

New York Post

Mets visit families of police slain on 9/11

Jacob deGrom, John Franco and Daniel Murphy visit with the family of James Leahy, a member of the 6th precinct in the towers who was killed on Sept. 11, 2001.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Jacob deGrom, David Wright, Dillon Gee

BleacherReport

Early Takeaways from the New York Mets' September Call-Ups

Like just about every other MLB team, the New York Mets called up some of their more developed prospects recently when the rosters expanded to a maximum of 40 players. Some of these players are brand new to the major leagues, while others have had various stints in the past or have bounced back and forth between the minor leagues and major leagues all season.

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Metsblog.com

What's on Tap for Thursday, Sept. 11

The Mets open a four-game series against the Nationals on Thursday at Citi Field at 7:10 p.m. ET. Bartolo Colon will get the start for the Mets, opposed by Tanner Roark for Washington.

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Related Topix: Sports, Tanner Roark, Baseball Players, David Wright

Newsday

Rafael Montero wins first as Mets blank Rockies again

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Related Topix: Sports, National League, Major League Baseball, National League East, Baseball Players, Jenrry Mejia, Eric Young, Jacob deGrom, Tyler Matzek

Wed Sep 10, 2014

Amazin' Avenue

Mets Morning News: deGrom defeats Rockies, Daniel Murphy returns, David Wright's done

The big news of the day was that the Mets have shut down David Wright for the rest of the season due to his lingering shoulder injury. Get well, David! With Wright out, should the Mets move Daniel Murphy to third base in order to play Dilson Herrera at second? Could the Mets move the walls in at Citi Field again? The organization is considering it and it'd probably serve to benefit Curtis Granderson , among others on the roster.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, David Wright, Major League Baseball, New York Mets

Sporting News

David Wright injury update: Shoulder soreness ends Mets 3B's season

Mets third baseman David Wright will sit out the rest of the season because of a nagging injury to his left shoulder. Wright was examined Tuesday by doctors at the Hospital for Special Surgery, where he had an MRI that showed persistent inflammation in his rotator cuff.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, David Wright

NJ.com

Mets move Daniel Murphy to third base, will start Dilson Herrera

With David Wright now out for the remainder of the season, the Mets have made a few changes to their lineup. And the man who will replace their star is their only All-Star this season: Daniel Murphy.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, David Wright

Tue Sep 09, 2014

CBS Local

Eddie C's Mets Notebook: Sandy On Wilmer, Herrera, Noah And More

Mets general manager Sandy Alderson has occasionally taken to meeting with the media after the team returns from a road trip and begins a homestand. Let's start with Wilmer Flores, who had the game-winning sacrifice fly as the Mets edged Colorado 3-2 on Monday night .

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Related Topix: Sports, Wilmer Flores, Matt Harvey, Zack Wheeler

Mon Sep 08, 2014

Colorado Rockies

Bergman looks to even series against deGrom, Mets

The Mets aren't making a playoff push, and they're not getting too many chances to play spoiler, especially this week against the Rockies. But these late-season games for out-of-contention teams still have meaning for individual players, especially young ones.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Wilin Rosario, Jacob deGrom, Christian Bergman, Wilmer Flores, Colorado Rockies, Major League Baseball

Rising Apple

Daniel Murphy expected back Tuesday, dislpacing Dilson Herrera

Sep 6, 2014; Cincinnati, OH, USA; New York Mets second baseman Dilson Herrera fields a ball during the fourth inning against the Cincinnati Reds at Great American Ball Park. Mandatory Credit: Frank Victores-USA TODAY Sports Daniel Murphy is expected to return from the disabled list on Tuesday, which will likely result in Dilson Herrera heading to the bench.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Cincinnati Reds, Major League Baseball

Metsblog.com

Daniel Murphy hit and ran, will be evaluated Tuesday

According to Collins, the Mets will evaluate Murphy again before Tuesday's game, at which time they will determine whether or not to active him from the disabled list.

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Amazin' Avenue

How has the Mets' defense fared in the Sandy Alderson years?

It's no secret that the Mets have one of the game's best defenders in center field phenom Juan Lagares. Lagares's range, arm strength, and overall defensive wizardry reveal themselves both to the naked eye and in the defensive metrics.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Lucas Duda, Ike Davis, Josh Thole, Juan Lagares, Nick Evans

Sat Sep 06, 2014

Newsday

Dilson Herrera impresses in Mets' loss to Reds

Mets' Eric Campbell, right, strikes out against Cincinnati Reds relief pitcher Aroldis Chapman in the ninth inning to end a baseball game, Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014, in Cincinnati.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Aroldis Chapman, Chris Heisey, Cincinnati Reds, Major League Baseball, Eric Campbell, Travis D'Arnaud

Amazin' Avenue

Mets Morning News: Mets five home runs leave Reds green with envy

Curtis Granderson said he was unsure why he's struggled of late, which is kind of scary. Hopefully last night's big game will get him going again.

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Related Topix: Sports, Vic Black, Baseball Players, Bobby Parnell, Major League Baseball, New York Mets

Fri Sep 05, 2014

NJ.com

Mets' Daniel Murphy in line to return on time, would get job back from Dilson Herrera

Today in Port St. Lucie, Daniel Murphy took another step towards his return. He ran, he made lateral movements, and took batting practice.

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Metsblog.com

It's difficult for a low-payroll team to be good

Despite what people think, baseball has not entered an age of parity and the gap between rich teams and poor teams has widened, writes Adam Felder . "Simply put, only good teams tend to make the playoffs, and it's very difficult for a low-payroll team to be good," explains Felder, using data comparing payroll to winning percentages during the last 25 years.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Lucas Duda, Ruben Tejada, David Wright, Dillon Gee

Metsblog.com

Alderson will assess in-house options, before free agents and trades

In advance of looking to the free agent and trade market for help at shortstop and left field, the Mets first need to asses what they have in house, Sandy Alderson said in Binghamton on Thursday . "If you look at shortstop, Wilmer Flores has actually done a very nice job for us at shortstop," he said.

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Related Topix: Sports, Baseball Players, Ruben Tejada, Wilmer Flores, Matt den Dekker

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