Coleman's Corner: Mets' Holiday Party; Santa, Sandy And SantanaThe Mets held their annual Kids Holiday Party on Tuesday at Citi Field, and several players - Daniel (Santa) Murphy, Jonathon Niese and Justin Turner - as well as general manager Sandy Alderson - were in attendance.
Mets Lose Extra Innings Affair To Cubs, 10-6The New York Mets lost a disapointing five-hour ballgame to the Chicago Cubs in 11 innings. Reliever Josh Stinson surrendered 4 earned runs in the 11th inning.
Don't Look Now: Mets Pound Nats For 5th Straight WinJose Reyes drove in two runs, and the New York Mets made Chien-Ming Wang's return to the big leagues a short one with a 8-5 win over the Washington Nationals on Friday night.
Dodgers Manage To Take One From Dillon Gee, MetsThe sixth inning has been Dillon Gee's undoing. The Dodgers scored five runs off the right-hander in that inning on their way to a 6-0 victory over the Mets on Thursday night that snapped a five-game losing skid.
Mets Overpower Comerica, Lay Another Beating On TigersScott Hairston launched a bases-loaded triple and Ronny Paulino contributed four hits as part of another offensive barrage by the New York Mets, who beat the Detroit Tigers 16-9 on Wednesday night.
Gee, Reyes At It Again, Mets Beat Rangers 8-5Jose Reyes had four hits and scored three runs, rookie Dillon Gee pitched six effective innings and the New York Mets beat the Texas Rangers 8-5 on Sunday.
Mets Come Up Short Vs. Pirates, Lose 3-2James McDonald allowed two runs in six effective innings, Andrew McCutchen hit a two-run double and the Pittsburgh Pirates beat the New York Mets 3-2 on Saturday night.
Mets Snatch Defeat From The Jaws Of VictoryNyjer Morgan drove in the winning run with two outs in the ninth, Prince Fielder hit two homers and the Milwaukee Brewers returned to their winning ways at home with a 7-6 come-from-behind win over the New York Mets on Wednesday night.
Howard, Hamels Propel Phillies Past MetsRyan Howard hit a tiebreaking double in the eighth inning and Cole Hamels finally beat a familiar nemesis, pitching the Philadelphia Phillies past the slumping New York Mets 5-2 on Saturday night.
So Much For Pregame Meetings: Mets Clubbed By Cubs 11-1Ryan Dempster pitched seven effective innings, Starlin Castro had three hits and three RBIs and the Chicago Cubs pounded the stumbling New York Mets 11-1 on Tuesday night.
Ethier's Streak Ends At 30, Mets Beat Dodgers 4-2Pinch-hitter Justin Turner came through with a long single that snapped an eighth-inning tie and the New York Mets stopped Andre Ethier's hitting streak at 30 games Saturday night in a 4-2 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers.
Mets May Bench Thole For Paulino After Rough NightJosh Thole not only killed the Mets' ninth-inning rally on Tuesday night, but he also had a nightmarish game behind the plate. All that considered, manager Terry Collins may give Ronny Paulino a chance to contribute behind the dish.