Arizona Diamondbacks

Jonathon Niese

Mets Look To Complete Sweep Vs. Diamondbacks

Jonathon Niese will instead get the nod as the Mets go for a four-game winning streak Sunday against the visiting Arizona Diamondbacks.

07/12/2015

Welington Castillo of the Arizona Diamondbacks rounds the bases after hitting a home run during the seventh inning against the New York Mets at Chase Field on June 6, 2015 in Phoenix, Arizona. (Credit: Norm Hall/Getty Images)

Castillo Hits 2-Run HR, Diamondbacks Beat Colon And Mets 2-1

Welington Castillo picked a great time to get his first hit for the Arizona Diamondbacks.

06/07/2015

PHOENIX, AZ - JUNE 05:  A.J. Pollock #11 of the Arizona Diamondbacks hits a RBI single against the New York Mets during the third inning of the MLB game at Chase Field on June 5, 2015 in Phoenix, Arizona.  (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Mets Lead Diamondbacks For 5 Innings, But Get Clobbered 7-2

Jeremy Hellickson pitched six solid innings for his fourth straight win and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the New York Mets 7-2 on Friday night.

06/06/2015

Matt Harvey pitches against the Arizona Diamondbacks during the first inning at Chase Field on June 4, 2015 in Phoenix, Arizona. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

‘Angry’ Matt Harvey Gets Mets Back On Track In Arizona

Harvey clamped down after giving up an early long ball, striking out nine over seven innings to end a two-game losing streak in the Mets’ 6-2 victory Thursday night.

06/05/2015

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30 Players: Tomas’ Time Will Come Sooner Than Later For D-backs

The influx of Cuban players in MLB has been much discussed, and after the wild success Jose Abreu had with the White Sox in 2014, teams will continue to scout and give big money to defectors. Yasmany Tomas is a perfect example, as the D-backs gave him a six-year, $68.5 million contract as a 24-year-old this offseason.

04/10/2015

Brad Halsey pitches against the Boston Red Sox on July 1, 2004 at Yankee Stadium. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Agent: Former Yankees Pitcher Brad Halsey Dead At 33

Halsey debuted on June 19, 2004. Twelve days later, he got the start for the game made famous by Derek Jeter’s dive into the stands against Boston.

11/05/2014

Stephen Drew (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Dogs And Cats Living Together? Yankees Acquire Drew From Red Sox

Well, you don’t see this every day — the Yankees and Red Sox making a trade.

07/31/2014

PHOENIX, AZ - APRIL 13: Paul Goldschmidt #44 of the Arizona Diamondbacks at bat during the MLB game against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Chase Field on April 13, 2014 in Phoenix, Arizona. The Dodgers defeated the Diamondbacks 8-6.

National League Mid-Season Team MVPs

Sometimes a team’s best players don’t make the All-Star team. Here are the National League’s mid-season team MVPs.

07/11/2014

The Mets' Daisuke Matsuzaka pitches against Arizona on May 25, 2014, at Citi Field. (Credit: Getty Images)

Mets Earn Split With 4-2 Win Over Diamondbacks

Daisuke Matsuzaka pitched six solid innings in a spot start and helped the clutch hitting-deprived Mets with an RBI single.

05/25/2014

The Mets' Daniel is unable to handle a throw from David Wright for an error against Arizona on May 25, 2014, at Citi Field. (Credit: Getty Images)

Mets ‘Drop’ First Game Of Doubleheader To Diamondbacks

Daniel Murphy dropped a throw on a force attempt at second base with two outs in the ninth inning, allowing the tiebreaking run to score.

05/25/2014

Members of the Arizona Diamondbacks walk off the field as the ground crew rolls out the tarp during a fourth inning rain delay against the New York Mets at Citi Field on May 23, 2014.  (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Mets Rained Out; Will Play Doubleheader On Sunday

The Mets postponed their game against the Arizona Diamondbacks as severe storms hit the area Friday evening.

05/23/2014

Relief pitcher Jose Valverde #47 of the New York Mets celebrates with catcher Anthony Recker #20 after defeating the Arizona Diamondbacks in the MLB game at Chase Field on April 16, 2014 in Phoenix, Arizona.  The Mets defeated the Diamondbacks 5-2. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Mets Complete Sweep, Send Diamondbacks To 6th Straight Loss

Dillon Gee allowed three hits in seven scoreless innings, and the New York Mets beat Arizona 5-2 Wednesday to complete a three-game sweep and send the Diamondbacks to their sixth straight loss.

04/17/2014

Eric Young Jr. of the New York Mets fist-bumps Kirk Nieuwenhuis after scoring against the Arizona Diamondbacks on April 15, 2014. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Mets Looking To Climb Above .500 For First Time Since April 2013

Looking to add to Brandon McCarthy’s early troubles, the Mets can record their first series sweep at Chase Field in eight years by handing the Diamondbacks a sixth consecutive defeat Wednesday.

04/16/2014

Omar Quintanilla (R) of the New York Mets high fives Travis d'Arnaud (L) after both scored fourth inning runs against the Arizona Diamondbacks during the MLB game at Chase Field on April 15, 2014 in Phoenix, Arizona. All uniformed team members are wearing jersey number 42 in honor of Jackie Robinson Day.  (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Mets Jump On Struggling Diamondbacks Early In 9-0 Win

Kirk Nieuwenhuis had three hits and three RBIs in his season debut, Jenrry Mejia pitched five effective innings in a combined three-hitter and the New York Mets routed the struggling Arizona Diamondbacks.

04/16/2014

Eric Young Jr of the New York Mets and teammates Ike Davis and David Wright celebrate a 7-3 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks at Chase Field on April 14, 2014 in Phoenix, Arizona. (Photo by Norm Hall/Getty Images)

Injuries Overshadow Mets’ 7-3 Win Over Diamondbacks

Zack Wheeler pitched effectively, New York’s hitters lashed balls all over Chase Field and the Mets walked away with a much-needed win. What’s concerning is what it may cost them down the road.

04/15/2014

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