New York Mets

Carmelo Anthony  (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Keidel: If You’re A Sports Fan, It’s Better To Be A Bostonian Than A New Yorker

Beyond our native hubris, do we have absolutely anything to be proud of? Do we have any hardihood on the hardwood, diamond or gridiron?

01/23/2015

Michael Cuddyer (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Eddie C’s Mets Notebook: Cuddyer Believes Amazin’s Can Win This Year

Late in his career, Cuddyer is coming east after stints in Minnesota and Colorado. He’s coming closer to home because he believes the Mets can win this year.

01/23/2015

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#TBT Mike-i-Mation: It’s Da Bread! (2010)

Listen, the burgers are good. But there’s something about da bread! We animated this classic clip from WFAN’s Mike Francesa, breaking down Shake Shack as only he can.

01/22/2015

Johan Santana, then of the New York Mets, delivers a pitch in the second inning against the New York Yankees at Yankee Stadium on June 8, 2012. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Report: Former Ace Johan Santana Suffers Setback During Latest Comeback

Johan Santana desperately wants to get back to the majors, but it appears it might take him longer than he had hoped.

01/21/2015

Darryl Strawberry in 1986 (Photo by T.G. Higgins/Getty Images)

Darryl Strawberry’s Contract Fetches $1.3M At Tax Auction

The deferred compensation agreement included in Darryl Strawberry’s 1985-90 contact with the New York Mets has been auctioned for $1.3 million by the Internal Revenue Service.

01/21/2015

Gonzalez Germen (Photo by Rob Foldy/Getty Images)

Yankees Trade Reliever Gonzalez Germen To Rangers For Cash

The New York Yankees have traded pitcher Gonzalez Germen to the Texas Rangers for cash, a month after acquiring him from the New York Mets.

01/21/2015

The Islanders’ John Tavares, left, celebrates his second-period goal against the Philadelphia Flyers on Jan. 19, 2015, with teammate Kyle Okposo. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

3 Up And 3 Down: Who’s Hot And Who’s Not In New York Sports

As has been the case since the fall, the Islanders and the Rangers have been really the only reasons for New York City-area sports fans to feel pride. And they seem to be getting better as the season progresses.

01/20/2015

Wilmer Flores #4 of the New York Mets sends the ball to first for the out in the sixth inning against the Miami Marlins on September 15, 2014 at Citi Field. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Kallet: Assuming Offseason Is Complete, Mets Are Not A Playoff Team

Heck, the Mets aren’t even the second-best team in their division. The Marlins, amazingly, have surpassed them following a highly productive winter.

01/20/2015

A mock-up of a bigger scoreboard coming to Citi Field in 2015 (credit: Twitter via @Mets)

Mets Making Big Changes To Scoreboard At Citi Field

The Mets say their new LED scoreboard — at a whopping 54 feet tall and 105 feet wide — will be one of the 10 largest in MLB.

01/20/2015

Noah Syndergaard (Photo by Rob Foldy/Getty Images)

Palladino: Mets Are Doing The Right Thing By Sticking With Syndergaard

For a franchise in the wrong so many times over the last eight years, the Mets have picked the proper path in this one. Give them some credit.

01/19/2015

Troy Tulowitzki (Photo by Dustin Bradford/Getty Images)

Rockies Co-Owner Says Mets-Tulowitzki Trade ‘Not Happening’

The on-again, off-again speculation surrounding the Mets and a potential trade for Colorado shortstop Troy Tulowitzki is, well, off. Again.

01/16/2015

Johan Santana (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Report: Yankees Interested In Signing Former Met Johan Santana

Santana retired six straight batters on Tuesday night in the Venezuelan Winter League, the first outing for the two-time AL Cy Young Award winner since he tore an Achilles tendon last June.

01/14/2015

David Wright (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Mets’ David Wright: ‘I Fully Expect Us To Be In The Playoffs’

“It’s not coming out here and boasting, but I think where we stand right now, we’re a much better team than we were last year and in years past.”

01/14/2015

Ian Desmond #20 of the Washington Nationals fields a ball for an out on Matt Duffy #50 of the San Francisco Giants in the sixth inning during Game Four of the National League Division Series at AT&T Park on October 7, 2014 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Report: Mets Refused To Trade Syndergaard, Undisclosed Prospect For Desmond

The Mets would have received shortstop Ian Desmond, the Nats would have received Ben Zobrist and Yunel Escobar and the Rays would have received Mets prospects.

01/12/2015

The New York Mets hold a blood drive on Jan. 8, 2015. (credit: Juliet Papa/1010 WINS)

Fans Flock To Citi Field For Blood Drive Hosted By New York Mets

It may not be baseball weather, but fans flocked to Citi Field in the bitter cold Thursday for a good cause.

01/08/2015

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