Ike Davis

PITTSBURGH, PA - JUNE 29:  Bartolo Colon #40 of the New York Mets pitches in the first inning against the Pittsburgh Pirates during the game at PNC Park on June 29, 2014 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Alvarez Goes Deep, Pirates Sink Colon, Mets 5-2

Pedro Alvarez homered and drove in three runs and Edinson Volquez pitched six shutout innings Sunday to propel the Pittsburgh Pirates to a 5-2 victory over the New York Mets.

06/29/2014

Dillon Gee of the New York Mets pitches against the Miami Marlins at Citi Field on April 27, 2014. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Schwei’s Mets Notes: Dillon Gee Still Unbeaten In Rubber Games & More

According to the Elias Sports Bureau, Gee is now 4-0 with a 3.61 earned run average in nine career starts in rubber games.

04/28/2014

Curtis Granderson #3 of the New York Mets is hugged by Anthony Recker #20 and Ruben Tejada #11 after hitting a game-winning sacrifice fly in the 14th inning against the Atlanta Braves at Citi Field on April 20, 2014. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Schwei’s Mets Notebook: Grandy’s Struggles, Ike’s Legacy And Home Woes

Only 23 homegrown Mets played in more career games for the club than Davis, who appeared in 433 games at first base for the Mets, the fifth-most in club history.

04/21/2014

Ike Davis (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Kallet: Goodbye And Good Luck, Ike — It Was Time For You To Go

I don’t want to hear about upside, the fact that Ike Davis was once a top prospect who had brief success at the major league level. He had over four years to cement himself within this organization, and he never did.

04/21/2014

NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 05: Ike Davis #29 of the New York Mets celebrates his walk off home run as he heads around first in the bottom of the ninth inning against the Cincinnati Reds on April 5, 2014 at Citi Field in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City.The New York Mets defeated the Cincinnati Reds 6-3. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Mets Trade Ike Davis To Pirates In Exchange For Minor League Reliever, Unnamed Player

The trade involves minor league right-hand reliever Zack Thornton and a player to be named. So far this season, Ike is 5-for-24 with only one home run – although that homer was a walk-off grand slam,

04/18/2014

Ike Davis #29 of the New York Mets celebrates his game-winning grand slam in the bottom of the ninth inning against the Cincinnati Reds on April 5, 2014 at Citi Field. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Schwei: Ike’s Walk-Off Slam, Valverde’s 1st Save And More Mets Notes

The New York Mets bounced back after being swept by the Washington Nationals to take two of three from the Cincinnati Reds on their first homestand of the season.

04/07/2014

Ike Davis (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images) and Lucas Duda (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Duda To Get First Full-Time Shot To Be Mets’ Starting First Baseman

Their spring training showdown never materialized, but now, just three games into the season, the Mets apparently have their minds made up on a starting first baseman.

04/03/2014

Mets infielder/outfielder Eric Young Jr. (Photo by David Maxwell/Getty Images)

Eric Young Gets 3 Hits In Florida Finale; Mets Shuffle Off To Montreal

Jordan Zimmermann allowed four hits in five scoreless innings and also had a RBI infield single, helping the Washington Nationals beat the New York Mets 4-0 Thursday in the final Florida spring training game for both teams.

03/27/2014

Manager Terry Collins #10 directs Chris Young #1 of the New York Mets during a morning workout. (Photo by Joel Auerbach/Getty Images)

Season Preview: With New Faces, Mets Aiming To End 5-Year Losing Streak

Five straight losing seasons. That’s what the New York Mets have produced since moving into Citi Field. David Wright, for one, is tired of it.

03/27/2014

Lucas Duda (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Palladino: Punting On First Base Does The Mets No Good

The first-base situation will not alone determine whether Alderson gets his wish for a 90-win season. But it will play a role. Alderson did Duda, Davis and himself no favors by punting the situation away on Tuesday.

03/26/2014

Ike Davis (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)

Alderson Confirms Ike Davis, Lucas Duda Will Be On Mets’ Opening Day Roster

It remains to be seen who will win the job, but general manager Sandy Alderson confirmed on Tuesday that both power hitters will be on the Opening Day roster.

03/25/2014

Ike Davis (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

D’Arnaud, Davis Homer As Mets Clobber Marlins

Ike Davis and Travis d’Arnaud each hit a two-run homer, leading the New York Mets to a 10-2 rout of a Miami Marlins’ split-squad on Saturday.

03/22/2014

Andrew Brown (Photo by Joel Auerbach/Getty Images)

Ike Davis Rips 2 Doubles, Lucas Duda Goes Deep As Mets Manhandle Twins

Ricky Nolasco allowed seven straight batters to reach in a seven-run first inning for the New York Mets, who beat the Minnesota Twins 9-1 Friday.

03/21/2014

Ike Davis (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Kallet: Dreadful Ike Davis Has Set Mets Organization Back Years

Davis wasn’t supposed to be the problem. He was supposed to be part of the solution. And the fact that he hasn’t been — and likely never will be — is nothing short of crippling.

03/19/2014

Ike Davis (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Report: Mets Resume Attempts To Trade Ike Davis

Ike Davis may not be a Met by opening day. Then again, he may be the starting first baseman. In the interim he’s again being dangled by general manager Alderson, according to a report.

03/18/2014

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