Mets OF Conforto activated after concussion, OF Davis cut

Baseball 05/26/19, 11:24

The New York Mets have activated outfielder Michael Conforto from the seven-day injured list and put him in the starting lineup against the Detroit Tigers.Conforto cleared Major League Baseball's concussion protocol and was batting third and playing right field on Sunday.The Mets designated outfielder Rajai Davis for assignment.New York Mets ...

Alonso’s 2-run homer lifts Mets to 7-6 win vs Padres

Baseball 05/08/19, 00:59

Rookie Pete Alonso got his revenge against San Diego by hitting a 449-foot, two-run home run with no outs in the ninth inning to lift the New York Mets to a 7-6 victory over the Padres on Tuesday night.Alonso celebrated his monster homer with a big bat flip. The shot, ...

Paddack, Renfroe lead Padres over deGrom, Mets 4-0

Baseball 05/06/19, 23:45

Pumped-up rookie Chris Paddack struck out a career-high 11 to outduel NL Cy Young Award winner Jacob deGrom, and Hunter Renfroe homered for the San Diego Padres in a 4-0 victory against the New York Mets on Monday night.Paddack (3-1) was impressive in his sixth big league start. He walked ...

Alonso, Cano deliver, Mets hold off Cardinals 5-4

Baseball 04/19/19, 23:16

Rookie Pete Alonso hit his seventh home run, Robinson Cano added three hits and the New York Mets held off the St. Louis Cardinals 5-4 on Friday night.Mets closer Edwin Diaz retired Yadier Molina on a flyball with runners at the corners for the final out.Lane Thomas hit a two-run ...

Nimmo, McNeil back Wheeler in Mets’ win over Braves

Baseball 04/12/19, 21:44

Brandon Nimmo hit a two-run homer, Jeff McNeil added a two-run double and the New York Mets kept hitting even without Pete Alonso, beating the Atlanta Braves 6-2 on Friday night.New York has scored six runs in six straight games and got there against Atlanta with the rookie Alonso, the ...

Mets hit 5 home runs, rally past Nationals 6-5

Baseball 04/06/19, 15:39

Rookie Pete Alonso and Robinson Cano hit back-to-back home runs to begin the eighth and Keon Broxton lined an RBI single later in the inning, lifting the New York Mets over the Washington Nationals 6-5 Saturday.Unlikely cleanup man J.D. Davis hit two home runs and Michael Conforto also connected as ...

Cano’s HR, deGrom’s 10 Ks lift Mets past Scherzer, Nats 2-0

Sports 03/28/19, 15:09

Robinson Cano homered in his debut at-bat for the Mets then added a late RBI single, Jacob deGrom outpitched Max Scherzer as each struck out at least 10 in a sterling matchup between the winners of the past three NL Cy Young Awards, and New York edged the Bryce Harper-less ...

Led by deGrom, new-look Mets gear up for rugged NL East

Sports 03/19/19, 20:16

Jacob deGrom would like a big contract. If nothing else, he's getting more help.During a busy offseason under first-time general manager Brodie Van Wagenen, the suddenly aggressive New York Mets overhauled a significant portion of their roster in the wake of a second consecutive losing season.New York added five recent ...

Even as defending champ, Braves still underdogs in NL East

Baseball 03/19/19, 09:34

Freddie Freeman believes the Phillies, Nationals and Mets made so many moves this offseason because they wanted to catch up to the 2018 NL East champion Braves.If hype matters, those division rivals already passed the Braves. For Atlanta, repeating as division champion may be even more difficult than their surprise ...

Seattle Mariners season preview capsule

Baseball 03/18/19, 22:30

Seattle Mariners2018: 89-73, third place in AL West.Manager: Scott Servais (fourth season).Seattle Mariners' Tim Beckham hits an RBI double off Yomiuri Giants pitcher Koki Sakamoto in the fourth inning of their preseason exhibition baseball game at Tokyo Dome in Tokyo, Monday, March 18, 2019. (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara)He's Here: DH-1B Edwin ...

New York Mets to wrap up spring training in Carrier Dome

Baseball 03/12/19, 14:29

The New York Mets will finish spring training with a workout inside Syracuse University's Carrier Dome.The team announced Tuesday the practice on March 26 will be held from noon to 2 p.m. It's free and open to the public.Syracuse is the new home of the Mets' Triple-A affiliate where Tim ...

Dee Gordon expects to be back up to speed for Mariners

Baseball 02/22/19, 18:20

Injury free and playing second base again, Seattle's Dee Gordon expects to be back up to speed this season.It is what he does, after all.Gordon played the final 4 1/2 months of 2018 with a fractured right big toe, which compromised the essential elements of his game, and he is ...

Cano says he feels 25, not 36, as he reports to Mets

Baseball 02/17/19, 13:18

New York Mets infielder Robinson Cano had a youthful perspective after reporting to spring training with the New York Mets."I feel like I'm 25," the 36-year-old All-Star second baseman said Sunday, a day ahead of the team's first full-squad workout.Cano took a physical and held a news conference. He took ...

The Brodie Bunch: New-look Mets set to open spring training

Baseball 02/08/19, 19:51

Brodie Van Wagenen has certainly been busy since changing careers.Heading into his first spring training as Mets general manager, the former player agent has already engineered a major roster overhaul that has New York eyeing the playoffs in a beefed-up NL East.In a flurry of offseason moves that began with ...

Jed Lowrie, New York Mets finalize $20M, 2-year contract

Baseball 01/16/19, 15:12

Free agent infielder Jed Lowrie and the New York Mets have finalized a $20 million, two-year contract.A switch-hitter who turns 35 in April, Lowrie and is coming off his first All-Star season."We are really fortunate and thrilled that Jed bought what we were selling," new Mets general manager Brodie Van ...

source: Jed Lowrie, Mets agree to $20M, 2-year contract

Baseball 01/10/19, 18:19

A person familiar with the negotiations tells The Associated Press that free agent infielder Jed Lowie and the New York Mets have agreed to a $20 million, two-year contract.The person spoke to the AP on condition of anonymity Thursday because the agreement is subject to a successful physical.Lowrie is a ...

APNewsBreak: MLB payrolls dropped for 1st time since 2010

Baseball 01/08/19, 14:56

Spending on Major League Baseball payrolls dropped last season for the first time since 2010, an $18 million decrease attributable to drug and domestic violence suspensions and a player retiring at midseason.Still, even a year with flat payrolls is unusual for MLB. The only previous drops since 2002 were by ...

Ramos had grip on Mets from first handshake

Sports 12/18/18, 17:09

Wilson Ramos had a grip on the New York Mets from the moment he walked into their winter meetings suite in Las Vegas last week."It was his handshake," new general manager Brodie Van Wagenen recalled Tuesday at the catcher's introductory news conference. "As some of you may get to know, ...

Free agent reliever Familia reaches deal to return to Mets

Sports 12/13/18, 14:49

The revamped New York Mets bullpen is set to include a very familiar face — longtime reliever Jeurys Familia.Familia reached agreement on a $30 million, three-year deal late Wednesday night with the team that traded him away last summer. The contract won't be complete until he passes a physical.The 29-year-old ...

New Mets GM vows more moves after adding Cano, Diaz

Baseball 12/04/18, 16:06

Wearing red Santa's helper hats, Robinson Cano and Edwin Diaz got right to work for the New York Mets — as elves, handing out presents to school kids during the team's holiday party at Citi Field.A day after the club added the star second baseman and ace closer, new general ...

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