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Kirk Nieuwenhuis #9 of the New York Mets celebrates with teamate Scott Hairston #12 after hitting a walk-off single in the ninth-inning against the Miami Marlins (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Thrilling 9th-Inning Rally Leads Mets To Series Sweep Over Jose Reyes, Marlins

Justin Turner drew a bases-loaded walk in a sensational 13-pitch at-bat and Kirk Nieuwenhuis hit an RBI single with two outs in the ninth inning as the Mets rallied past Heath Bell and Miami, 3-2, on Thursday.


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Mets’ David Wright Still Out, Not In Lineup For Friday’s Opener Against Phillies

Mets third baseman David Wright isn’t on the disabled list — yet. But he won’t be on the field on Friday night, either. New York announced its lineup for tonight’s game against Philadelphia, and the club’s most feared hitter isn’t in it.


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Coutinho: Mets Need To Play It Safe With Injured Wright

If we learned anything from last year, David Wright will play through pain — which is why someone needs to be the adult in the room.


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Coleman: A Nice Start For Niese

Jonathan Niese was sharp on Wednesday in Jupiter as the Mets shutout the Marlins 7-0. Niese was a little anxious to get going before his first spring start, but he delivered two solid innings, striking out 2 while walking one. Niese was pretty happy with his performance.


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Justin Turner’s Dinger Backs Niese’s Spotless Performance As Mets Hammer Marlins

Jonathon Niese used his nervous energy to pitch two hitless innings for New York in a 7-0 win over a Miami Marlins split-squad that played without former Mets star Jose Reyes. Niese faced seven batters, striking out two and walking one while throwing 19 of 31 pitches for strikes.


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Coleman: Big Words From Mets Owner Fred Wilpon

It’s no secret that the Mets need a fast start out of the gate this year, and at one point during his confab with reporters, Wilpon made a rather public cry for help.


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Coutinho: Ruben Tejada Credits Jose Reyes For Turned Heads in 2011

Ruben Tejada never sulked after being sent down. He simply worked at becoming a better player and once he returned to the big leagues, Jose Reyes was there to help him every step of the way.


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Boos At Citi Field: Mets Pull Jose Reyes After Just 1 At-Bat

Well, that was quick. If you paid to watch Jose Reyes’ possible final game with the Mets, you got to see him — for all of one at-bat.


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Coutinho Memo To Mets: Play With Some Pride

I have sat and watched the Mets the past week and – for the first time this season – it seems the effort is not there and it is sad to see.


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Schwei: Some Interesting Offensive Numbers Produced By The Mets

Justin Turner is just the third Mets rookie to have two walk-off RBI’s in a season.


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Turner, Bay Deliver Big In Mets’ Win Over Cubs

Justin Turner doubled in the winning run with two outs in the ninth inning and the New York Mets beat the Chicago Cubs 5-4 on Friday night after blowing a lead moments before.


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Hartnett: Ruben Tejada Developing Into Mets’ Second Base Mainstay

Ruben Tejada’s combination of defense, improved hitting and overall development has given him a leg-up on the competition for the role of Mets’ starting second baseman in 2012.


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Scary Scene At Citi Field: Young Mets Fan Hit In Face By Line Drive

The moment happened too quickly — and it was enough to shake up rookie second baseman Justin Turner. A young fan was hurt when he was hit in the face with a line drive during the first of two Mets wins over the Marlins on Monday.


R.A. Dickey #43 of the New York Mets reacts after the final out in the top of the sixth inning against the Florida Marlins at Citi Field on August 29, 2011. credit: Christopher Pasatieri/Getty Images)

Storm Over, Dickey Pitches Mets Past Marlins 2-1

R.A. Dickey pitched seven spotless innings and the New York Mets, back on the field following a two-day break because of Hurricane Irene, beat the Florida Marlins 2-1 in the opener of a doubleheader Monday.


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Mets Finally Score, But Then Get Knocked Cold By Phillies

Vance Worley threw seven impressive innings, John Mayberry Jr. and Shane Victorino hit homers and the Philadelphia Phillies beat the New York Mets 9-4 on Tuesday night.