The Subway Series is over, but we have another winner. That would be us, because we get to watch this video.
Mets COO Jeff Wilpon gave Jeter a No. 2 subway-tile mosaic featuring Mets and Yankees colors. The team also gave the Yankees captain a cake with a No. 7 and No. 4 train and Jeter’s number.
When David Wright signed his big contract to stay with the Mets, he cited the exciting young pitchers in the minor leagues as one of the main reasons. He got a pretty good glimpse against the Yankees.
Gama Droiville, the 13-year-old Brooklyn boy was struck in the eye by a stray bullet last month, sang the national anthem Thursday night at the Subway Series at Citi Field.
Derek Jeter watched the last four outs of his final regular-season Subway Series game from the bench, pulled off the field during a double switch in the bottom of the eighth inning Thursday night as the New York Yankees held off the Mets 1-0.
Rafael Montero was simply outpitched in his major league debut by a fellow rookie with a much bigger contract. “You’ve just got to admit it, that’s a good pitcher,” Montero said of Masahiro Tanaka.
Masahiro Tanaka pitched a four-hitter for his first major league shutout and the New York Yankees got home runs from Yangervis Solarte and Mark Teixeira in a 4-0 victory over the Mets on Wednesday night.
It’s fitting that both teams are 19-19, mediocre records for a sterile series.
We all know about Masahiro Tanaka. In fact, we have known about him and his magical splitter for months and months. The guy we don’t know about may be the real treat of this game.
The Yankees manager has no idea why home plate umpire Jerry Layne was so quick with the hook in Tuesday’s loss to the Mets. “I’m shocked. I’m still shocked,” Girardi said.
Curtis Granderson and Daniel Murphy each hit a three-run homer Tuesday night and the New York Mets roughed up fill-in starter Vidal Nuno to beat the Yankees 12-7 for a two-game sweep in the Bronx.
Mets pitcher Jenrry Mejia brought a live arm — and his happy feet — to Yankee Stadium for Monday night’s Subway Series opener.
The New York Mets surprisingly slugged their way to their longest winning streak over the New York Yankees.
A starter in the minors, deGrom will go into the big-league bullpen. The Mets held him out of his scheduled start Monday night for Las Vegas and put him on “standby” for a call-up.
After going 4-0 last year for their first season sweep of the Yankees, the Mets picked up right where they left off last May. “You know in this ballpark the game’s never over,” David Wright said.