Marlon Byrd

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Schwei: Harvey’s Historic Second-Half Start And More Mets Notes

Harvey did something that the two previous Mets All-Star Game starting pitchers, Tom Seaver and Dwight Gooden, were not able to do; win their first outing after starting a mid-summer classic.


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Zack Wheeler Torments Former Organization; Mets Earn Sweep Of Giants

Former Giants prospect Zack Wheeler pitched seven sharp innings, Marlon Byrd homered again and the New York Mets completed their first sweep in San Francisco since 1994 with a 7-2 win Wednesday.


David Wright #5, Juan Lagares #12, and Eric Young Jr. #22 congratulate Marlon Byrd #6 of the New York Mets after Byrd hit a grand slam home run in the eighth inning of their game against the San Francisco Giants on July 9, 2013. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Byrd’s Slam Caps 5-Run 8th As Mets Beat Giants

Marlon Byrd’s seventh career grand slam might have enhanced his trade value. At the very least, it assured manager Terry Collins that his 35-year-old slugger still has something left to offer.


Marlon Byrd #6 of the New York Mets high-fives with teammates after the Mets beat the San Francisco Giants in 16 innings. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Another Day, Another Marathon: Mets Top Giants In 16 Innings

Eric Young Jr. scored on shortstop Brandon Crawford’s fielding error with two outs in the 16th inning, and the Mets outlasted the San Francisco Giants, 4-3, in a game that ended early Tuesday morning.


The Mets’ Eric Young Jr. gestures after scoring on David Wright’s RBI single in the seventh inning against the Diamondbacks at Citi Field on July 1, 2013. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Put It In The Books: Mets Come Back From The Dead To Stun Snakes

Andrew Brown hit a two-run single with two outs in the 13th inning and the Mets put together a pair of late rallies to hand the NL West-leading Diamondbacks their fourth straight loss, 5-4 on Monday.


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Schweibacher: Harvey Already Tying Team Records And More Mets Notes

Only five Mets pitchers have had more career 10+ K, three hits or fewer games for New York than Matt Harvey.


Dillon Gee (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Gee In Control, Mets Earn Saturday Win Over The Nationals

Dillon Gee beat Washington for the third time this season as multiple errors doomed the Nationals.


The Mets’ Matt Harvey pitches in the first inning against the Nationals at Citi Field on June 28, 2013. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Harvey Dominates Over 7, And Then Watches Mets Pitch Like Triple-A Club

Ian Desmond doubled home the go-ahead run in the ninth inning and the Washington Nationals rallied late after a dominant Matt Harvey departed, overtaking the New York Mets 6-4 Friday night.


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Coleman: Captain Wright’s Team Meeting Breathes Life Into Mets

David Wright did what a leader is supposed to do — get the ship back on course as quickly as possible.


Jeremy Herner of the New York Mets throws a pitch against the Colorado Rockies in the first inning during the game at Coors Field on June 27, 2013 in Denver, Colorado. Photo by Garrett W. Ellwood/Getty Images)

Byrd Homers As Mets Edge Rockies In Final Game Of Road Trip

Marlon Byrd hit a go-ahead homer in the eighth inning and threw out a runner from right field in the ninth.


Kirk Nieuwenhuis of the New York Mets connects on a three-run home run against the Chicago Cubs in the ninth inning during their game on June 16, 2013 at Citi Field. (Photo by Jason Szenes/Getty Images)

Nieuwenhuis Delivers Walk-Off Homer As Mets Win In Sensational Fashion On Father’s Day

Kirk Nieuwenhuis sent the fans home happy on Father’s Day by delivering a three-run walk-off homer as the Mets defeated the Cubs on Sunday.


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Harvey Brilliant, But Starter Suffers 1st Loss As Mets’ Late Rally Falls Short

Adam Wainwright became the major leagues’ first 10-game winner by pitching seven scoreless innings and sent Matt Harvey to his first loss of the season, leading the Cardinals over the Mets, 2-1, on Thursday in a classic pitching matchup.


The Mets’ Marlon Byrd celebrates his seventh-inning home run against the Cardinals at Citi Field on June 12, 2013. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Gee Stays Red Hot, Mets’ Big Bats Get Going In Win Over Cardinals

Dillon Gee had his third straight stellar start, Lucas Duda hit one of three Mets homers and New York scored the most runs allowed by Shelby Miller in his young career for a 5-1 win over the St. Louis Cardinals on Wednesday night.


Mets Ike Davis, left, and Lucas Duda, right, wait at the plate to greet Marlon following his two-run home run against the Nationals in Washington, DC., on June 5, 2013. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Mets Take Out Some Frustrations On Nationals, Ride Gee, Byrd To 10-1 Win

Marlon Byrd maintained his mastery of Dan Haren with a pair of home runs, and the New York Mets broke a four-game losing streak by pounding the Washington Nationals 10-1 on Wednesday night.


Catcher Anthony Recker, left, and Bobby Parnell celebrate the Mets’ 3-1 win over the on May 30, 2013 at Yankee Stadium.(Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Gee Pitches Game Of His Life, Mets Complete Satisfying Sweep Of Yankees

Dillon Gee struck out a career-high 12 and limited the Yankees to four hits over 7 1-3 innings Thursday night in a 3-1 win that gave the Mets a four-game season sweep of their older, more prestigious rival.