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Mets' Nimmo leaves Sunday's game with pinky injury

Mets OF <b>Brandon Nimmo</b> left Sunday's game against the Dodgers in the sixth inning after being hit in the pinky by a pitch in the fifth inning.<p>X-rays …

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Jerry Blevins, Mets' lefty reliever, gets first career start Sunday vs. Dodgers

Lefthander Jerry Blevins will start the Mets’ series finale against the Dodgers Sunday at Citi Field.<p>Jason Vargas was initially supposed to start the …

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Plawecki busts out, but bullpen day falters

NEW YORK -- Jason Vargas says he injured his right calf on Wednesday, the day after his last start in Denver. Mickey Callaway says it was Thursday. …

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Jose Bautista is back to doing what he does best for Mets

Jose Bautista has been through a season of changes, but the one thing he knows stays the same in the game of baseball has helped him deal with it.<p>The …

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Mets Manager Mickey Callaway spoke with @WayneRandazzo on the pregame show

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Vargas goes on disabled list with calf strain

Add Jason Vargas to the Mets’ ever-growing injury report.<p>Vargas was scheduled to start Sunday afternoon’s finale against the Dodgers at Citi Field, …

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Mets are now benching Amed Rosario for Jose Reyes

It’s come to this for the spiraling Mets: One of their supposed young building blocks is being sent to the bench for lack of production. And he’s …

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Kershaw, deGrom stumble; Kemp slam lifts Dodgers over Mets

Clayton Kershaw and Jacob deGrom stumbled in an unexpected ace showdown, Matt Kemp hit a pinch grand slam and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the …

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Angels claim Mets discard Hansel Robles off waivers

The man known for pointing to the sky is now a Halo.<p>Hansel Robles’ days in the Mets organization are over. Saturday afternoon, the Angels announced …

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Mets prospect Drew Gagnon should be the next promoted to the show

The New York Mets are giving several minor leaguers the chance to play in the big leagues. The next promotion should go to Drew Gagnon.<p>The Pacific …

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Mets give Rosario break to work on approach

NEW YORK -- Displeased with their young shortstop's approach at the plate, the Mets are giving Amed Rosario a mental breather.<p>Manager Mickey Callaway …

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Mets prospect Peter Alonso crushed three homers Saturday for Vegas

Mets No. 2 prospect <b>Peter Alonso</b> had himself a day for triple-A Las Vegas, hitting three home runs driving in seven runs in the 51s 14-11 win over the …

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Mets can’t allow anyone to be untouchable at trade deadline

The handwriting on the Wilpon Wall should be just as easy for Sandy Alderson to read as it was for Brian Cashman to read on the Steinbrenner Wall at …

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Mets can’t recover from Zack Wheeler’s one mistake

Zack Wheeler escaped trouble once Friday night with the help of Michael Conforto’s glove.<p>There was no leather to save the Mets’ starter three innings …

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Mets’ Season Is Looking Like a Rerun of Last Year’s Awful Show

The Mets shed another pitcher from their 2015 World Series team on Friday, designating for assignment the hard-throwing reliever Hansel Robles. Manager Mickey Callaway, a well-regarded former pitching coach, could not halt Robles’s steady decline.<p>“You kept on seeing the same thing,” Callaway said, …

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Mets manager Mickey Callaway sounds like ex-Knicks coach Jeff Hornacek as season continues to slip away

Mickey Callaway seems to be coming to terms with the harsh reality of this Mets season.<p>When discussing Dominic Smith prior to the Mets’ game against …

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Mets RHP Hansel Robles claimed by Angels

The Angels claimed RHP <b>Hansel Robles</b> on Saturday, just one day after he was designated for assignment by the Mets.<p>Robles was optioned by the Angels to …

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Jay Bruce thinks he found a new reason behind his hip injury

Blame the shoes?<p>As Jay Bruce assesses the right hip strain that placed him on the disabled list earlier this week, he said the plantar fasciitis in …

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Raissman: Should Brian Cashman get his own show? YES!

The Yankees Entertainment & Sports Network, aka Al-Yankzeera, gives viewers an in-depth look at all the Bombers stars — or does it?<p>Yes, only on YES, …

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This Week in Mets Quotes: Gsellman rides Diamondbacks Bullpen Cart, Nimmo prefers hitting Home Runs over Dippin Dots

<b>Your 2018</b> <b>New York Mets</b> <b>- It’s frustrating, no doubt about it.</b><p>”The start of the season was obviously a disaster. Tonight definitely gets magnified …

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Noah Syndergaard shocked how long he has been out

DENVER — Noah Syndergaard was mildly surprised to learn that Friday will mark one month since he last pitched for the Mets.<p>“Jesus, has it been that …

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Dominic Smith isn’t trying to do too much — and it is paying off

DENVER — Dominic Smith is finished trying to prove he is a power hitter.<p>The home runs will come, he said, but this just-completed road trip — a …

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Mets manager Callaway is worried about process, not the team's record

Asked after the Mets' third straight loss on Thursday if he was worried about the team's 31-41 record, Mets manager Mickey Callaway said he …

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45 Years Later, It's Time To Make The Designated Hitter Universal In Major League Baseball

It’s time for a universal designated hitter in the major leagues.<p>Interleague games played the last few days in Anaheim and San Diego offer a fine justification for the rule to spread to both leagues.<p>Since the advent of the DH in 1973, the American League has used it while the National League has …

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Arenado homers, drives in 5 as Rockies beat Mets, 6-4

DENVER (AP) — Nolan Arenado should have no trouble getting to sleep now.<p>Arenado homered for the third straight game and drove in five runs to lead the Colorado Rockies to a 6-4 victory over the New York Mets on Thursday. After hitting .171 while the Rockies lost eight of 10 over the last two weeks, …

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Inside Baseball MLB Notes | Nimmo breakout rare positive for Mets

Inside Baseball from Jon Heyman brings you news, notes, rumors and more from all 30 MLB teams. For the latest on which teams could become sellers …

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Mets have several of the worst value per dollar players in MLB

According to Spotrac, the New York Mets have several of the league’s worst value per dollar players in 2018.<p>There are many ways to measure a player’s …

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Jay Bruce Diagnosed With Hip Strain

Though the Mets tried to avoid it, they finally were forced to place outfielder <b>Jay Bruce</b> on the 10-day DL. It turns out that he was dealing with more …

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Mets in dire need of Yoenis Cespedes, who hopes to progress soon

Mets OF <b>Yoenis Cespedes</b> (hip, quad) hopes to resume running soon as he works his way back from the DL, manager Mickey Callaway said Thursday.<p>The Mets …

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Mets: Mickey Callaway won’t get a chance to become worst manager in team history

Mickey Callaway will never have the chance to become the worst manager in New York Mets history. He’ll lose his job first.<p>In the moment, sports fans …

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