Bartolo Colon Sets Record For Longest Scoreless Streak By Pitcher 42 Or OlderBartolo Colon is hardly feeling his age these days, particularly after pitching so many consecutive scoreless innings.
Schwei’s Mets Notes: Bartolo's Streak, Cespedes' Power And MoreBartolo Colon extended his consecutive scoreless innings streak to 25, going the distance in a 7-0 win against the Marlins on Saturday night.
Mets Hit 3 Homers, Colon Tosses Complete-Game Shutout In Win Over MiamiWhen 42-year-old Bartolo Colon, who is listed at 5-11 and 285 pounds, fielded a slow roller and recorded an out at first base by flipping the ball behind his back, you knew it was the New York Mets' night.
Keidel: When The Mets Get To October, Colon Cannot Be An AfterthoughtBartolo Colon, the Mets' geriatric stalwart, their pitching high priest, should not be instantly scratched from a postseason start. The portly pitcher has the physical and historical bona fides to make an impact.
Colon Blanks Phillies For 8 Innings, Mets Win 3-1Right-handed pitcher Bartolo Colon threw eight shutout innings Monday night and singled and scored during a three-run fifth inning that lifted the New York Mets to a 3-1 win.
Schwei’s Mets Notes: August Runs, Cuddy Is On Fire And MoreWith one game left in August, the Mets are seven runs shy of their franchise-high total for runs scored in any month in club history.
Colon Tosses 7 Scoreless, Cuddyer Goes Deep As Mets Beat PhilliesBartolo Colon tossed five-hit ball and struck out eight in seven sharp innings, Michael Cuddyer hit a long homer and the NL East-leading New York Mets beat the Philadelphia Phillies 9-4 on Wednesday night.
Mets Look To Continue Dominance Over Lowly RockiesThe Mets are stumbling since sweeping their latest series with Colorado. They'll try to begin work on another as they go for a ninth straight win over the Rockies on Friday night.
Mets' Bullpen Falters In 10th, Rally Falls Short In Loss To PiratesGregory Polanco singled home the go-ahead run in the 10th inning and the Pittsburgh Pirates ended the Mets' seven-game home winning streak, stopping New York 3-2 Friday night.
Mets Come Back Down To Earth, But Still Hold 1 1/2-Game Lead Over NatsThey went 4-2 on a Florida road trip and remain a game-and-a-half ahead of the second-place Washington Nationals, who also lost Sunday.
All Alone In First: Mets Take Sole Possession Of NL East LeadFresh off sweeping Washington, the Mets won their fourth in a row and moved a game ahead of the Nationals for the NL East lead.
Mets' Bats Go Silent In San Francisco As Giants Even SeriesColon allowed three runs and 10 hits, all singles, in six innings and the Mets were shut down by Matt Cain and four relievers in a 3-0 loss to the Giants on Tuesday night.