Kyle Hendricks outpitched Jonathon Niese in a matchup of feeble offenses, and Matt Szczur provided the one big hit Tuesday night as the Chicago Cubs snapped a five-game skid with a 1-0 victory.
Before the New York Mets give the six-man rotation another try, they’d like Matt Harvey to continue his recent revival.
Jimmy Nelson allowed two hits in eight strong innings, Scooter Gennett hit a home run and the Milwaukee Brewers extended the New York Mets’ losing streak
Matt Wisler allowed only one run in eight innings in his major league debut to outpitch Jacob deGrom, and Jace Peterson hit a two-run double in the eighth to lift the Atlanta Braves to a 2-1.
Youth was served in a battle of aging pitchers, giving R.A. Dickey his first victory in five starts.
Danny Valencia hit a three-run homer, Kevin Pillar had a solo shot and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the New York Mets 8-0 on Wednesday night behind a solid start from Drew Hutchison.
Matt Harvey returned to form with seven shutout innings and an RBI double, leading the New York Mets to a 3-2 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays on Tuesday night.
Wilmer Flores singled to cap a two-out, two-run rally in the 11th inning and the New York Mets ended Toronto’s team record-tying 11-game winning streak, beating the Blue Jays 4-3 Monday night.
Cameron Maybin had a two-run single in the 11th inning, and the Atlanta Braves’ beleaguered bullpen shut down the Mets over the final four-plus innings in a come-from-behind, 5-3 victory over New York.
Brandon Belt hit one of San Francisco’s three homers off a struggling Matt Harvey, and the Giants scored five times in the sixth inning of an 8-5 victory over the New York Mets on Wednesday night.
The daughter of a police officer who died in the line of duty 10 years ago was one of the children who got to throw out the first pitch at the Mets game.
Chris Heston pitched a no-hitter in his 13th major league start, coming within three hit batters of a perfect game and leading the San Francisco Giants over the New York Mets 5-0 Tuesday night.
Curtis Granderson hit two of New York’s three leadoff homers, Jacob deGrom struck out 10 in seven effective innings and the Mets bashed their way past the Arizona Diamondbacks 6-3 Sunday.
Jeremy Hellickson pitched six solid innings for his fourth straight win and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the New York Mets 7-2 on Friday night.
The San Diego Padres won a home series for the first time in a month with a 7-3 victory over the New York Mets on Wednesday night.