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Minor sets out for series win as Braves chase playoffs
After a breakout 2013, lefty starter Mike Minor has been inconsistent at best for the Braves this season.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
St. Petersburg Times
Pirates OF, reigning MVP McCutchen injures ribs again
The reigning National League MVP spent 15 days on the disabled list with fractured rib cartilage this month and appeared to aggravate the injury in the third when he collided with the wall while tracking down a fly ball by Cardinals 3B Matt Carpenter.
Dillon Gee's expected rates and mysterious BABIP
Is Gee a good pitcher, a bad one, or an average one? Let's dig into the stats to find out.
Mets injury update: Vic Black and Josh Edgin both battling minor ailments
As September comes into view, many teams around the major leagues are beginning to see signs of a long season taking its toll on players.
Lagares does it all in Mets victory
First with his glove, and then with his bat, Juan Lagares was not going to let Dillon Gee's winless streak continue.
New York Post
Travis d'Arnaud was lost in the minors until his dad called
When Travis d'Arnaud was sent back to the minors in early June, it was time for his father to have a serious talk with his son.
The Miami Herald
Mets minus ailing Wright and Murphy against Braves
New York Mets second baseman Daniel Murphy can't reach a ball hit for a single by Los Angeles Dodgers' Andre Ethier during the seventh inning of a baseball game, Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014, in Los Angeles.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Mets trying to figure out if they can promote Noah Syndergaard
Ruben Tejada of the Mets reacts after his second-inning RBI base hit against the Atlanta Braves at Citi Field on Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014.
Series Preview: Braves Vs. Mets
The Braves are making their final trip of 2014 to New York. Hopefully it goes better than the last visit did.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Klapisch: Is Mets' David Wright done at 31?
Doesn't it already feel as if David Wright's prime was in a past lifetime, hazy and barely remembered? He's only 31, but lately has hit as if he's in decline, or at the stage of his career when minor injuries are a chronic drag on his offensive performance.
Mets Morning News: Mets limp out of Los Angeles with a win
Lucas Duda hit a pair of home runs, Bartolo Colon enhanced his trade value, and the Mets crushed the Dodgers 11-3 on Sunday.
St. Petersburg Times
Muscle strain lands A's closer Doolittle on DL
Doolittle has 20 saves and a 2.28 ERA in 54 appearances. He has walked five and struck out 80 in 551/3 innings.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
David Wright, Daniel Murphy exit Mets' game with injuries
Terry Collins sat near the railing of the dugout, a perch that left him splashed in the Southern California sun.
New York Mets' Lucas Duda Continues to Impress in 2014
Looking back to the beginning of the 2014 season, the New York Mets had a glaring hole at first base.
BTF's Baseball Primer
Sherman: Mets' key offseason decision will be what to do with Murphy
For better or worse, this is a front office that believes in drawing walks and hitting homers, areas Murphy does not excel.
Faith and Fear in Flushing
Our Captain Is Missing
Faith and Fear in Flushing made its debut on Feb. 16, 2005, the brainchild of two longtime friends and lifelong Met fans.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Mets fall to Dodgers, 7-4
Adrian Gonzalez tied a season best with five RBI, including a go-ahead, three-run homer, and the Los Angeles Dodgers defeated the Mets, 7-4, Saturday night.
I would keep Daniel Murphy.
I know Murph is at best an about average defensive second baseman. And he needs to mature somewhat running the bases.
Double G Sports
The Wilmer Flores Experiement Will Not Work
With as many slings and arrows as Ruben Tejada has received over the last two seasons from everyone from the New York Mets' front office to us lowly columnists at Double G Sports, it is becoming more readily apparent each day that Tejada is still the most qualified shortstop on the Mets roster, and that the answer is not Wilmer Flores.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Final Score: Dodgers 6, Mets 2- Florespecially bad tonight
Things started off strong, with Curtis Granderson leading off the game with a solo-shot.