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MLB rumors: ex-Yankee Joe Girardi to replace Bryan Price as Reds manager?

NJ.com (Mike Rosenstein | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com) — The Cincinnati Reds fired manager Bryan Price after starting the season 3-15. Former Yankees manager Joe Girardi could be in line to return to the majors. He was fired by New York after losing the...
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Matt Harvey’s job could be on the line in this start

NY Post (Howie Kussoy) — Matt Harvey knows who he isn’t anymore. The fastball and slider he used to emasculate scores of major league hitters are gone, forever altered after undergoing Tommy John surgery, and another...
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Steven Matz got a quick hook and wasn’t happy about it

NY Post (Howie Kussoy) — Steven Matz could smile when the night was over, and the Mets had pulled out an 11-5 comeback win over the Nationals. But nothing was funny in the fourth inning, when Matz was surprisingly pulled...
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Yoenis Cespedes makes his presence felt

NY Post (Howie Kussoy) — The Mets’ biggest hit might have come after their comeback was already complete. Yoenis Cespedes entered the eighth inning of Wednesday night’s game against the Nationals even deeper in his...
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Juan Lagares delivers in a pinch

NY Post (Fred Kerber) — Juan Lagares was ready from the start. But he got REALLY ready in the sixth. You know, just in case. And in case came in the eighth inning. And Lagares delivered, sending a two-run, pinch-hit...
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Cespedes hopes grand slam in Mets' win will end slump

NY Daily News (Daniel Popper) — Even with the grand slam, Yoenis Cespedes is still only hitting .217 on the season.
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Matz was irate over getting pulled in fourth inning of Mets win

NY Daily News (DANIEL POPPER) — Matz walked out to the on-deck circle with his helmet on and a bat in hand.
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Why this Mets win felt like Game 162

NY Post (Joel Sherman) — You are a Mets fan and you were thinking the worst. Four batters into the game Steven Matz had allowed a three-run homer to Ryan Zimmerman. Seven innings done and the Mets had two hits. The outs...
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Callaway's questionable quick hook of Matz pays off in Mets win

NY Daily News (Peter Botte) — Hard to complain about a manager's calls when his team wins.
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Mets explode for nine runs in 8th to avoid sweep by Nationals

NY Post (Fred Kerber) — Mets magic? More like voodoo. This pretty much went beyond rational belief. For seven innings, the Mets offense could not even have been called lifeless for fear of insulting cadavers. They had...
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Mets score nine runs in eighth-inning rally to beat Nationals

NY Daily News (DANIEL POPPER) — For most of Wednesday night in Flushing, a familiar feeling permeated around Citi Field.
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When Jason Vargas returns, Mets considering six-man rotation

NY Daily News (Daniel Popper) — Jason Vargas is nearing a return to the majors, and manager Mickey Callaway will have a decision to make with his starting staff.
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It’s not just ownership that’s keeping Jose Reyes a Met

NY Post (Joel Sherman) — Jose Reyes is a Met mainly because he loves being here and ownership loves him and — in theory — he came cheap. That was enough to get him re-signed to a major league contract for $2 million,...
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MLB's newest pace of play idea will infuriate fans

NJ.com (Joe Giglio | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com) — If Rob Manfred and MLB enact this change, many fans will not be happy.
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MLB trade rumors: Mets landing veteran catcher?

NJ.com (Joe Giglio | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com) — The Mets need to address the catching position, leading to trade speculation for former stars.
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Jose Reyes ‘lost’ in new role as his 0-for-season streak grows

NY Post (Fred Kerber) — Here was the perfect spot for Jose Reyes. The Mets trailed by one run in the sixth. They had runners on first and third, one out. Reyes, 0-for-2018, was summoned to pinch hit, to take his 17th...
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Jason Vargas takes another big step toward his Mets return

NY Post (Mike Puma) — Jason Vargas has one more hurdle to clear before joining the Mets rotation. The Mets lefty is expected to pitch in a minor league rehab game Sunday in his first true test since undergoing surgery...
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Mickey Callaway’s questionable move in key spot costs Mets

NY Post (Mike Vaccaro) — In the space of 24 hours, Mickey Callaway got a good, hard look at the two kinds of losses he’s going to absorb, right at the start of what he hopes is a long and prosperous career. Monday’s...
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Zack Wheeler kept the Mets in it despite location issues

NY Post (Fred Kerber) — Even without his best stuff in his second start of the season, Zack Wheeler gave the Mets what they needed. He kept them in the game. He went six innings, not incredibly deep but not a cameo...
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Zack Wheeler shows Mets he deserves to remain in majors

NY Daily News (Kristie Ackert) — The battle has never ended for Zack Wheeler.
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Blog Articles

Mets take on second-place Braves for a four-game series in Atlanta

Amazin' Avenue (Allison McCague) — The Mets head to SunTrust Park for the first time this season. Even after slipping a bit from their scorching start and losing two out of three to the Washington Nationals , the New York Mets ...
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Mets can’t give Jose Reyes a very long leash

Amazin' Avenue (David Capobianco) — The infielder is struggling in a very small sample size, but the Mets have other options. Tuesday night, with the Mets down a run to the Nationals in the sixth inning and two runners on...
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Episode 277: Catching Questions and Killer Comebacks

Amazin' Avenue (Brian Salvatore) — The Mets continue to surprise us this season. Welcome back to Amazin’ Avenue Audio, where we play “Would You Rather” and talk Mets baseball. First up, Brian Salvatore and Allison McCague...
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Unswept in First at Last

Faith and Fear in Flushing (Greg Prince) — “And I guess that’s what I want to do with this campaign: sort of calm things down a little…”—Former Gov. Fred Picker (D-Fla.), “Primary Colors” Early during the seventeenth game of the Mets’...
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This Week in SNY: Keithless in Miami, talking all sorts of hair

Amazin' Avenue (Chris McShane) — Gary and Ron worked a series in Miami while Keith was off, but that didn’t stop the booth from having a good time. Coming off a stretch that included an Instagram video tour of Keith’s back...
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Mets Morning News for April 19, 2018

Amazin' Avenue (Linda Surovich) — Your Thursday morning dose of New York Mets and MLB news, notes, and links. Meet the Mets After two brutal losses, it was not looking good for the Mets in the eighth inning down by two runs....
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Mets sign Vance Worley to minor league deal

Amazin' Avenue (Richard Staff) — The veteran right-hander was released by the Reds earlier this month. The New York Mets have signed eight-year major league veteran pitcher Vance Worley to a minor league contract. Worley...
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Mets Daily Prospect Report, 4/19/18: Peterson sighting!

Amazin' Avenue (Robert Wolff) — Catch up on all the Mets prospects in yesterday's minor league action! *All results from games played on April 18, 2018 Triple-A: Las Vegas 51s (5-9) LAS VEGAS 2, FRESNO 1 ( Box ) The 51s...
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Mets score nine runs in eighth inning to stun Nationals

Amazin' Avenue (Richard Staff) — The Mets ended their home stand on a high note with an 11-5 rout of the Nationals. The tables have turned for the New York Mets on Wednesday night. Just two days after being stumped by a late...
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Final Score: Mets 11, Nationals 5—Grand Victory

Amazin' Avenue (Richard Staff) — The Mets avoided a sweep at the hands of the Nationals in the series finale. The Mets ’ two-game losing streak against Washington was snapped in dramatic fashion tonight in their 11-5 victory...
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Just a Loss

Faith and Fear in Flushing (Jason Fry) — The good news, such as it is: Tuesday night’s loss to the Nationals was just a loss. No record scratch, no talk-radio meltdown, no requirement to sit in a dark room and ponder. It was an...
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Steven Matz’s starts have been a bit of a mixed bag so far in 2018

Amazin' Avenue (Chris McShane) — Matz has a decent ERA and some interesting peripherals in this young season. Coming off what was easily his worst major league season to date, Steven Matz has fared much better in his first...
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Mets Morning News for April 18, 2018

Amazin' Avenue (Kory Powell) — Your Wednesday morning dose of New York Mets and MLB news, notes, and links. Meet the Mets The Nationals defeated the Mets at Citi Field for the second straight night. Zack Wheeler went...
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Stolen bases, runners left on base are Mets’ undoing in second loss to Nationals

Amazin' Avenue (Linda Surovich) — The Mets could not stop the Nationals from running wild. After a brutal loss to open the series, Mickey Callaway preached resiliency for Tuesday night’s game, but it was always going to be an...
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Mets Daily Prospect Report, 4/18/18

Amazin' Avenue (Lukas Vlahos) — Catch up on all the Mets prospects in yesterday's minor league action! *All results from games played on April 17, 2018 Triple-A: Las Vegas 51s (4-9) FRESNO 11, LAS VEGAS 4 ( BOX ) ...
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Who was too high or too low in MLB Rank

ESPN Does Bryce Harper deserve to be in the top 5? Was Shohei Ohtani too low? Now that the votes are in, we're breaking down some of the more controversial results.
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Who was too high or too low in MLBRank

ESPN Does Bryce Harper deserve to be in the top 5? Was Shohei Ohtani too low? Now that the votes are in, we're breaking down some of the more controversial results.
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Final Score: Nationals 5, Mets 2-Speed kills

Amazin' Avenue (Linda Surovich) — Stolen bases doomed the Mets against the Nationals. After a disheartening loss to open the series, the Mets followed that up with a painful 5-2 defeat. Zack Wheeler got the start and was not...
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Mets sign Scott Copeland to a minor league contract

Amazin' Avenue (Nicholas Schreiber) — The 30-year-old swingman will likely provide the Mets with pitching depth in Triple-A Las Vegas. The Mets have made another move on Tuesday addressing bullpen depth. After recalling Gerson...
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Mets call up Gerson Bautista, option Hansel Robles

Amazin' Avenue (Steve Sypa) — The bullpen will get quite the infusion of talent from the 22-year-old Bautista The Mets have announced that reliever Gerson Bautista will be recalled from Double-A Binghamton. The...
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