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Nick Swisher

Mets’ Dickey Regains 2010 Form, Silences Yankees

R.A. Dickey regained command of his knuckleball and confounded the Yankees for six innings, Daniel Murphy homered and a youthful Mets lineup won the Subway Series opener 2-1 Friday night in front of a surprisingly lackluster New York crowd.


Carlos Beltran, Jose Reyes

Coutinho: Don’t Be Shocked If Mets Aren’t Sellers At Trading Deadline

The Mets are playing well as we end the first quarter of the season. And in a watered down NL wild card race, that could mean Sandy Alderson will have an interesting decision come July 31st.


Carlos Beltran #15 of the New York Mets is welcomed home after his two run homerun by Willie Harris #22 of the Mets who scored on the play and Daniel Murphy #28 of the Mets in the first inning against the Colorado Rockies at Coors Field on May 12, 2011 in Denver, Colorado. (credit: Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Schwei: Mets Hitting The Trifecta

Carlos Beltran became the first player in the majors this season and the eighth Met to hit three home runs in a game last week in Colorado. So what does Beltran have in common with Todd Hundley, Dave Kingman and Mark Teixeira?


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Turner Drives In 5 RBIs, Mets Beat Astros 7-4

Justin Turner homered and drove in a career-high five runs to help the New York Mets beat the Houston Astros 7-4 Sunday.


Francisco Rodriguez (credit: Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Coutinho: Mets’ K-Rod, Focused And Determined

Many critics of K-Rod complain that anger management counseling might strip him of his biggest asset on the mound — passion and competitive fire to win. But from the moment he arrived at Mets camp, he dispelled that notion.


Francisco Rodriguez (credit: Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Schwei: It’s Rarely As Easy As 1-2-3 For K-Rod

On April 6th, 2009, Francisco Rodriguez made his Mets’ debut and recorded his first NL save with a 1-2-3 9th inning against the Reds. Since then, 1-2-3 innings have not been exactly the norm for the Mets’ closer.


Justin Turner

Ethier’s Streak Ends At 30, Mets Beat Dodgers 4-2

Pinch-hitter Justin Turner came through with a long single that snapped an eighth-inning tie and the New York Mets stopped Andre Ethier’s hitting streak at 30 games Saturday night in a 4-2 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers.


Francisco Rodriguez  (credit: Marc Serota/Getty Images)

Mets K-Rod, Bay Talk About The Turnaround On WFAN

Mets closer Francisco Rodriguez joined Joe and Evan to talk about his recent pitching and the six-game winning streak.


General Manager Sandy Alderson of the New York Mets talks to reporters. (credit: Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

No Drama This Year After Mets’ ‘Sobering’ Visit With Wounded Soldiers

The Mets got it right both on and off the field Tuesday. Before their 6-4 win over the Washington Nationals, the team visited wounded soldiers at the Walter Reed Army Medical Center — with none of the drama that came from last year’s trip.


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Coutinho: Mets Bullpen Making It Tough On Collins

This bullpen is dragging the Mets down. And for a club filled with question marks, this issue might top the list of concerns for the team.


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Mets Score 3 In The 10th, Hold Off Marlins 6-4

David Wright’s third hit of the game brought Jose Reyes home with the go-ahead run in the 10th, Willie Harris added a two-run single later in the inning, and the New York Mets beat the Florida Marlins 6-4 on Saturday night.


Mike Pelfrey (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Pelfrey, 2011 Mets Eager To Show Their Stuff In Opener

Both the Mets and the Marlins say getting the season off to a quick start might prove vital. In the Mets’ case, it’s doubtful the regular season can get any worse than the offseason.


Jose Reyes (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images), David Wright (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Coleman’s Corner: The 2011 Mets Will Be Better Than Anticipated

The Mets’ attitude under new manager Terry Collins has been refreshing – whether that’s enough to overcome some talent obstacles remains to be seen. Ed Coleman breaks it down for us.


Charlie Samuels (AP Photo/Kathy Willens, File), K-Rod (Photo by Marc Serota/Getty Images)

Subpoenas Sent In Samuels Case; NYPD Questions K-Rod, Other Mets

The Mets’ off-field headaches keep mounting this spring. Queens DA Richard Brown and the NYPD are ratcheting up their investigation into former Mets clubhouse manager Charlie Samuels.


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Perez, K-Rod Pitch Scoreless Ball, Mets Beat Cards

Closer Francisco Rodriguez pitched a scoreless inning in his spring debut and New York beat a split squad of St. Louis Cardinals 3-0 Thursday.