Scott Hairston

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Mets’ Daniel Murphy Has Strained Muscle On Right Side; Is Day To Day

Mets second baseman Daniel Murphy has a strained muscle on his right side and is day to day after receiving a cortisone shot in New York.

02/20/2013

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Veteran Outfielder Byrd Finds New Home With The Mets

The Mets have signed former PED user Marlon Byrd to a minor league deal.

02/02/2013

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Mets In Mix For Michael Bourn?; Hairston To Cubs

Don’t look now, the Mets are thought to be in play for a free-agent outfielder.

01/24/2013

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Hal Steinbrenner On The Yankees’ Offseason: ‘We’re Not Done Yet’

“We’ve signed three or four of the biggest free agents on the market, and we’re pretty happy with that,” Steinbrenner said. “…We’ve got some work to do, still. We need another bat. We’re not done yet.”

01/11/2013

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Hartnett: A-Rod’s Injury Dramatically Changes Yankees’ Offseason Plans

Losing A-Rod until mid-season will force the Yankees to make power-hitting outfielder Cody Ross their number one target.

12/04/2012

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Coleman: Might The Mets Target Slugger Jonny Gomes If Scott Hairston Departs?

After a down year in 2011 — which was split between Cincinnati and Washington — Gomes bounced back to hit 18 home runs and drive in 47 runs in 279 at-bats, along with his best-ever .377 on-base percentage for the A’s.

10/22/2012

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Mets Conclude 2012 Season With A Victory, Finish In 4th Place Yet Again

Ike Davis hit his 32nd homer and Scott Hairston got his 20th Wednesday to help the New York Mets win their season finale by beating the Miami Marlins 4-2.

10/03/2012

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Mets’ Wright Survives Injury Scare

David Wright was hit in the groin by a slider, but was fine.

09/30/2012

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Red-Hot Braves Too Tough For Mets

The red-hot Atlanta Braves shut out the Mets 2-0 on Saturday night.

09/29/2012

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Coutinho: Breaking Down The Top 5 Offseason Priorities For Sandy Alderson

Sandy Alderson needs to act swiftly in order to restore confidence in the eyes of the team’s fan base. With that in mind, here is what I think are the top five offseason issues he needs to address prior to the 2013 season.

09/25/2012

NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 23:  Ruben Tejada #11 of the New York Mets celebrates his walkoff single against the Miami Marlins for a 3-2 victory at Citi Field on September 23, 2012 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City.  (Photo by Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)

Mets Rally In 9th To Beat Marlins 3-2, Sweep Three-Game Series

Ruben Tejada singled home the winning run with two outs in the ninth inning to give the New York Mets a 3-2 victory over Miami.

09/23/2012

R.A. Dickey (Photo by Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)

Mets Hold On In 9th To Beat Marlins, Giving Dickey 19th Win

R.A. Dickey earned his 19th victory with a strong performance, Jason Bay and Scott Hairston homered and the New York Mets barely held on in the ninth inning for their second straight home win.

09/22/2012

Scott Hairston

Hairston Comes Up Big, Mets Snap 9-Game Home Losing Streak

In the first two innings at Citi Field on Friday night, a team missed a popup and a fly ball, botched a grounder and threw a run-scoring wild pitch. In a surprise, the guilty club was the Miami Marlins, not the New York Mets.

09/21/2012

Scott Hairston

Mets Offer Little Resistance To Gonzalez, League-Best Nats

Gio Gonzalez earned his big league-leading 19th victory and the Washington Nationals backed him with three home runs to beat the listless New York Mets 5-1 Monday night.

09/10/2012

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Homers From Baxter, Hairston Not Enough As Mets Drop Series Finale To Phils

Early home runs from Mike Baxter and Scott Hairston weren’t enough support for starting pitcher Jon Niese as the Mets dropped the series finale against the Phillies and had their four-game winning streak snapped.

08/30/2012

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