Jose Reyes

Shea Stadium is shown during the Opening Day game between the New York Mets and Washington Nationals at Shea Stadium on April 3, 2006 in Flushing. The Mets won 3-2. (Photo by Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

Kallet: Amid Another Lost Mets Season, A Look Back To Happier Times — Opening Day 2006

In light of Monday’s brutal loss, I couldn’t help but think back to the good old days — when the organization had a plethora of talent and the sky seemed to be the limit. It wasn’t 25 years ago, although it feels like it might as well have been.


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Keidel: Mets, Yankees Fans Can Rejoice In The Fates Of Their Archrivals

Even if neither New York team reaches its goals, their fans can rejoice in the fates of their foes: archrivals Boston and Philadelphia, who are a combined 30 games out of first place.


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Alderson Wants To Keep Wright And Dickey Long-Term

Sandy Alderson wants to keep David Wright and R.A. Dickey at Citi Field for the long-term.


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Palladino: For One Day, Mets And Yankees Looked Like Their First-Half Selves

It’s always nice to get that retroactive glimpse of what a team can be once in a while, as the struggle to regain some lost equilibrium grinds through this most laborious month.


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Dickey Nabs 15th Victory As Mets Snap 9-Game Home Losing Skid

R.A. Dickey pitched a complete game for his 15th win, stopping Jose Reyes’ 26-game hitting streak as the Mets topped the Marlins, 6-1, on Thursday.


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For Terry Collins’ Mets, Home Is Where The Heartache Is

With its fences brought in, Citi Field was supposed to be an advantage for the Mets this season. And it was — for awhile. But now it seems New York can’t buy a win in Flushing.


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B&C Morning Show: Jerry’s Update Does Not Disappoint

When Jerry Recco began his first update of the morning with a cut from Yankees radio play-by-play man John Sterling, Craig was immediately reminded of an image of Sterling parading around the hotel in a bathrobe.


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Reyes, Marlins Embarrass Mets, 13-0

Giancarlo Stanton’s knee appears to be fine. Jose Reyes’ hand? No problem. Chris Young and the New York Mets, meanwhile, are stuck in a painful rut at home.


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Reyes Extends Longest Hitting Streak In Majors This Season; Marlins Top Mets

Jose Reyes extended his hitting streak to a career-high 25 games with an infield single that set up Miami’s big inning, and the Marlins extended the New York Mets’ home losing skid to a month with a 4-2 win Tuesday night.


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Schwei: Hits And Walks Highlight Mets’ Trip

The Mets return home to Citi Field this week to host their NL East rivals, the Miami Marlins and Atlanta Braves.


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New Yankees Infielder McGehee Shaves Off Beard, Gets First Start In Pinstripes

The infielder decided to stray away from a televised grooming, like Jose Reyes had when his dreadlocks were cut on the MLB Network last winter.


LOS ANGELES, CA - JUNE 28: Ruben Tejada #11 of the New York Mets throws to first base for the double play as Elian Herrera #37 of the Los Angeles Dodgers slides into second base in the eighth inning during the MLB game at Dodger Stadium on June 28, 2012 in Los Angeles, California. The Mets defeated the Dodgers 3-2. (Photo by Victor Decolongon/Getty Images)

Coutinho: Ruben Tejada – Poised And Determined

Ruben Tejada personifies the attitude of this Mets team — go ahead keep overlooking us and pretty soon we will pass you in the standings.


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Wright, Piazza Headline Mets All-Time Team; Davey Over Gil?

Flushing has hosted its fair share of stars, so it should come as no surprise that SNY’s all-time team has inspired some debate among Mets fans.


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Mets COO Jeff Wilpon: No Rush To Lock Up David Wright

“He’s under contract this year, we have an option for next year, there’s no gun to anybody’s head,” Wilpon said Wednesday.


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Mets’ Alderson Vows He’ll Contact Wright’s Agent, Won’t Guarantee In-Season Offer

Yes, the Mets GM would like Wright to stick around. Yes, he’ll be in contact with the All-Star third baseman’s representatives. But Alderson stopped shy of saying a formal offer would be made this season.