Astros Defeat Royals 5-2 In ALDS OpenerGeorge Springer and Colby Rasmus homered, and Collin McHugh pitched six solid innings as the Houston Astros defeated the Kansas City Royals 5-2.
Mets Trade McHugh For Eric Young Jr.; Designate Cowgill For AssignmentThe New York Mets have traded right-hander Collin McHugh to the Colorado Rockies for outfielder Eric Young Jr.
Mets Ace Harvey Leaves Saturday's Game With Lower Back TightnessMets super rookie Matt Harvey left Saturday's game due to lower back tightness.
Mets Call Up Aardsma, Send Down McHughThe Mets have sent down Collin McHugh and called up David Aardsma from Triple-A Las Vegas
Mets Fried By Fish For Second Game In A Row, Met Bats Fail To Show UpMets batters have gone cold again in Miami as the Amazins were soundly beaten by the Marlins 8-1 on Saturday.
Mets Starter Jonathon Niese To Miss At Least 1 Start Because Of Sore Shoulder Niese was examined Thursday and diagnosed with shoulder tendinitis. While the left-hander is 3-5 with a 4.40 ERA in 11 starts, Niese allowed one run in seven innings against the Yankees on Monday.
Duda Coming Along Slowly, Sits Out Mets' Loss To NationalsGio Gonzalez wasn't sure how fans would treat him in his first outing since his name surfaced in reports about a clinic drawing scrutiny from Major League Baseball.
Mets, Right-Hander Carl Pavano Have 'Mutual Interest'; Talks Are 'Very Preliminary'Right-hander Carl Pavano -- who is no stranger to the Big Apple -- is on the Mets' radar. The 36-year-old's agent told the Newark Star Ledger that there is "mutual interest" between both sides. However, talks are "very preliminary," the newspaper reported.
Wright Ties Kranepool's Franchise Hit Mark During Mets' Loss To PiratesDavid Wright hopes to give the fans at Citi Field one more reason to cheer this season.
Mets' Lifeless Bats Spoil McHugh's Brilliant Major League DebutCollin McHugh pitched two-hit ball over seven scoreless innings for the Mets in his Major League debut, but the Colorado Rockies completed their second straight four-game sweep of New York with a 1-0 victory on Thursday.
Johan Santana Placed On 15-Day Disabled List; Is Not Expected To Pitch Again In '12Santana's MRI revealed inflammation in his lower back, and he will be placed on the 15-day disabled list. Doctors don't believe that back surgery will be necessary.
Coleman's Corner: Mets' Position Players Shining In Arizona SunThus far, the Mets' position players have performed very well in the Arizona Fall League. The pitchers -- not so much.