Remember that cheesy ’90s Meg Ryan movie When a Man Loves a Woman? Neither does Phil. The plot summary he delivers to his ball buddies — which seemed heavily influenced by When Harry Met Sally — serves as a tidy allegory for this week's inter-Phil conflict, even if it is a... More »
In May 2005, high school senior Charles D. Young met 17-year-old Wendy Smith (not her real name) at a military ball in Spokane, Washington. He asked her out, and after a month of dating, they began to fight. Typically, after one of their arguments, Charles would stand all night beneath her window, or the next day, follow her around after school. Show More Summary
Loaded with talent and relentless in its play, Kansas City finished off the Mets in its trademark fashion: Put a bat on the ball, and good things will happen.
Matt Harvey demanded the ball in the ninth inning of the Mets' biggest game in years, the biggest start of his career.
Yoenis Cespedes left Game 5 of the World Series after fouling a ball off his knee, and his return for the rest of the series is now in question. Cespedes fouled a ball off his leg in the bottom of the sixth inning and went down hard to the ground in obvious pain. Show More Summary
New York Mets outfielder Yoenis Cespedes had to leave Game 5 of the World Series after fouling a ball off his left kneecap in the sixth inning on Sunday night at Citi Field in New York. Cespedes batted with the bases loaded and nobody...Show More Summary
Pitching Matchup: Edinson Volquez (13-9, 3.55 ERA) vs. Matt Harvey (13-8, 2.71 ERA) First Pitch: 8 p.m. ET at Citi Field TV: Fox Radio: ESPN Radio The Kansas City Royals will be handing the ball to Edinson Volquez as the club aims to...Show More Summary
The kids took the field before Game 4 of the World Series, all sorts of kids who played ball. There were kids from six academies across the country, and from championship youth squads, and from a United States junior national team. This would be their night to enjoy, and to watch the best players...
Long Island product Steven Matz will take the ball for Game 4 of the World Series for the New York Mets on Saturday, trying to even up the series at 2-2 for the Amazin’s. Coming off a 9-3 drubbing of the Kansas City Royals last night, the Mets will trot out another young pitcher in... Show More Summary
Two balls launched over the wall, one fired over an opponent's head, and just like that, David Wright and the New York Mets are right back in this World Series. Wright homered and drove in four runs, Curtis Granderson also connected, and rookie Noah Syndergaard set a nasty tone at...
The Kansas City Royals may have found the blueprint to counter the New York Mets' strong pitching: Hit the ball anywhere and hope for the best. Through two games of the 2015 World Series, the Royals have done just that. After a thrilling...Show More Summary
Luke Gasparre, 91, began working for the Mets when Shea Stadium opened in 1964. He will be overseeing his usual section at Citi Field as the team begins the World Series.
Remember when Solange attacked Jay-Z in the elevator after the Met Ball and everyone thought that it was over Jay’s alleged relationship with Rihanna? Read more...
So we all remember the elevator incident that saw Solange Knowles give Jay Z a telling off at the Met Ball. Well the reason behind the greatly debated incident may… READ ON
Daniel Murphy isn't the only player for the New York Mets who can hit the long ball. Murphy tied an MLB record Tuesday night in Game 3 of the National League Championship Series with his fifth straight game with a home run, but it was...Show More Summary
Want to hit a fastball like the New York Mets do? It won't surprise you much to learn that baseball players don't think much about hitting the ball - much of it comes from trained muscle memory and a great deal of visual ocularity. The...Show More Summary
You keep figuring Daniel Murphy has to cool off, and then he keeps blasting the ball out of the park. Tonight’s solo shot to center came in the third inning, putting the Mets up 2-1 (it’s now 2-2). Read more...
When Matt Harvey got hit by a sixth-inning line drive in Saturday’s Game 1 of the NLCS, he quickly located the ball and threw the Cubs’ Dexter Fowler out at first. Not only that, but the Mets ace got within an out of the eighth inning before handing the ball over, having done his part […]
In Game 1 of the NLCS Saturday, Mets catcher Travis d’Arnaud launched a deep drive off of Cubs starter Jon Lester. The ball traveled so far that it not only cleared the centerfield wall, but it hit the Home Run Apple. [Daniel Murphy does it again, leading Mets past Cubs in Game 1 of NLCS] Statcast […]
LOS ANGELES — Good morning, good afternoon and good night. By the time Jacob deGrom passed the ball to Noah Syndergaard and Syndergaard forwarded it to closer Jeurys Familia, there were singe marks throughout Dodger Stadium. Skid marks on the backs of those pristine white Dodgers uniforms. Show More Summary