After allowing 28 runs in the first three games of the set, Mets pitchers combined to allow just one run in Sunday’s win. It was just the fifth time in club history that they held the Rockies to one run or less at Coors Field.
The Colorado Rockies, down by six runs early, rallied again to beat the New York Mets in a wild affair on Saturday night.
The commish has no doubt about the stability of the Mets’ franchise, even if others do. And the team has been playing well. Well, at least they were — until they got to Colorado.
The Colorado Rockies beat the New York Mets 10-3 Friday night for their sixth win in seven games.
Crack open a cold one, but don’t even think about lighting up that doobie at the Rockies’ home ballpark.
The Rockies expect big things from Nolan Arenado. But can he put it all together at the plate?
WFAN/CBS Sports baseball insider Jon Heyman reported that former Yankees reliever Boone Logan has signed a three-year deal with the Rockies.
Hawkins went 3-1 with a 2.93 ERA and 13 saves in 72 appearances for the Mets in 2013.
“I’m staring at my board right now,” Alderson said. “In the outfield category, I’ve got seven guys on my board who are free agents — varying degrees of quality. In the trade category just as an example, I’ve got four, five — nine. Those are guys we talked about internally. They range from A+ to C+.”
It seems there’s a market for Mets first baseman Ike Davis after all, according to WFAN and CBSSports.com baseball insider Jon Heyman.
Jim Leyland announced Monday he is stepping down as manager of the Detroit Tigers after eight seasons that included three division titles and two trips to the World Series.
Matt Harvey tossed a four-hitter and prospect Wilmer Flores drove in three runs in the Mets’ 5-0 win over the Colorado Rockies’ on Wednesday evening.
Eric Young made a diving catch to take a go-ahead hit away from Todd Helton in the sixth inning, then raced home with the tiebreaking run in the eighth, and the Mets beat the Rockies 3-2 on Tuesday night.
Marlon Byrd hit a go-ahead homer in the eighth inning and threw out a runner from right field in the ninth.
Yankees have acquired infielder Reid Brignac from the Colorado Rockies for cash, adding a left-handed bat to the group of backups filling in.