Subway Series

Gonzalez Germen (Photo by Rob Foldy/Getty Images)

Mets Call Up Right-Hander Jacob DeGrom, Place Gonzalez Germen On DL

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.


Eric Young Jr. of the New York Mets hits a double in the top of the fifth inning against the New York Yankees on May 12, 2014. (Photo by Christopher Pasatieri/Getty Images)

Still Intense: Mets, Banged-Up Yanks Put On Show In Subway Series Opener

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.


NEW YORK, NY - MAY 12:  Chris Young #1 of the New York Mets is congratulated by Lucas Duda #21 after hitting a two-run home run in the top of the eighth inning during the game against the New York Yankees at Yankee Stadium on May 12, 2014 in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Photo by Christopher Pasatieri/Getty Images)

Mets Go Yard 4 Times, Rally To Beat Yanks, 9-7

Chris Young hit a tiebreaking homer in the eighth inning, Jenrry Mejia provided a jolt after his reluctant move to the bullpen and the previously punchless New York Mets went deep four times to rally past the Yankees 9-7 Monday night in the Subway Series opener.


The Yankees’ Mark Teixeira runs the bases after hitting a home run in the top of the ninth inning against the Brewers at Miller Park on May 11, 2014 in Milwaukee, Wis. (Photo by Mike McGinnis/Getty Images)

Yankees’ Teixeira May Be Swinging A Hot Bat, But He’s Also Battling Fatigue

Though the Yankees lost two of three in Milwaukee over the weekend, there were some positives. Mark Teixeira comes immediately to mind.


Yankees captain Derek Jeter talks with Mets manager Terry Collins prior to a Subway Series game on May 30, 2013 at Yankee Stadium. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Bragging Rights At Stake: Yankees, Mets Set For Jeter’s Final Subway Series

The Mets aren’t going to miss Derek Jeter. Not on the field, anyway. Just look at these numbers: .368 average with 13 home runs and 43 RBIs in 84 games.


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Schwei’s Mets Notes: Snapping A Skid, Taking On Jeter & More

After riding high in April with a 15-11 mark at the end of the month, the Mets have been shot down in May, going 2-8 in their first 10 games since turning the calendar.


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Ron Darling On WFAN: Mets Should Take Hard Look At Disconnect With Fans

The SNY analyst was one of 10 former Mets players to sign a widely panned email asking fans to pledge their support head of this month’s Subway Series.


Citi Field (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Francesa Says Mets Shutting Him Out From Doing Show At Citi Field

“We will not be at Citi Field for those two games because the Mets are not allowing us to do our show out of there,” Francesa said on air on Thursday afternoon.


A screen shot of the Mets asking fans to sign a letter of support, which will be presented to their players. (

Mets Panned For Letter Asking ‘True New Yorkers’ To Pledge Support

While the team meant well, its recent email to fans ahead of this month’s Subway Series has been described as “dopey,” “beyond insulting, “disgraceful,” and everything in between.


David Wright and Derek Jeter in 2009. (Photo by Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images)

Mets’ Wright Says He Was Lucky To Learn From Jeter

Call it a passing of the torch, of sorts. In 2015, there will only be one captain on the New York baseball scene: Mets third baseman David Wright.


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Giglio: CC Sabathia, Not Returning Stars, Is Key To Yankees’ Season

Welcome back, Tex and Youk, but pay close attention to Sabathia. His season will give a much better indication of where the Yankees are heading.


David Wright and Justin Turner of the New York Mets celebrate a 3-1 win against the Yankees on May 30, 2013. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

‘Tremendous Frustration’ Lifted As Mets Emphatically Grab NYC Bragging Rights

The Mets were the talk of the town just a week ago — and not in a good way. Who could have thought a four-game set against the Yankees would flip the script?


Robinson Cano reacts after striking out against the New York Mets on May 30, 2013. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Subway Swept: Yankees Reeling Into Weekend Series Against Red Sox

For eight weeks, the Yankees managed to succeed with a makeshift lineup that had little resemblance to their usual star-filled batting order. Turns out they were primed to be knocked off their perch.


Catcher Anthony Recker, left, and Bobby Parnell celebrate the Mets’ 3-1 win over the on May 30, 2013 at Yankee Stadium.(Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Gee Pitches Game Of His Life, Mets Complete Satisfying Sweep Of Yankees

Dillon Gee struck out a career-high 12 and limited the Yankees to four hits over 7 1-3 innings Thursday night in a 3-1 win that gave the Mets a four-game season sweep of their older, more prestigious rival.


Ruben Tejada (Photo by Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)

Mets Place Ruben Tejada On DL With Strained Right Quad

Ruben Tejada to the minor leagues? Not so fast. He’s headed to the disabled list with a right quadriceps strain, the Mets announced Thursday.