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James Lang-USA TODAY Sports
WCBS 880 Newsroom
September 01, 2019 - 11:04 am
Ramos matched his career high with four hits and extended his hitting streak to 24 games, helping the New York Mets beat the Philadelphia Phillies 6-3 on Saturday.
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Pitcher Jacob deGrom #48 of the New York Mets walks off the field at the end of the seventh inning during a game against the Chicago Cubs at Citi Field on August 29, 2019 in New York City
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Associated Press
August 30, 2019 - 7:45 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Night after night, Victor Caratini and the Chicago Cubs kept finding ways to beat the New York Mets. Like something out of "Groundhog Day"? "Kinda was, for three days," Cubs manager Joe Maddon. Noted Cubs fan Bill Murray — and star of the popular 1993 movie — certainly agreed. He...
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Pitcher Yu Darvish #11 of the Chicago Cubs delivers a pitch against the New York Mets during the first inning of a game at Citi Field on August 27, 2019 in New York City.
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Associated Press
August 28, 2019 - 7:03 am
Yu Darvish pitched eight masterful innings, Javier Baez homered and drove in three runs, and the Chicago Cubs topped the New York Mets 5-2 Tuesday night to take the opener of a pivotal three-game series in the National League wild-card race.
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Ed Lucas
Ed Lucas
August 17, 2019 - 5:35 pm
By Joey Wahler When Ron Swoboda joined the Mets in 1965, the outfielder took a liking to blind journalist, Ed Lucas, who covered the team, starting their kinship that endures to this day. “He said, ‘Has anybody ever described this ballpark to you?’” recalled Lucas, now 80. “I said, ‘Only from what...
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Pete Alonso #20 of the New York Mets rounds third after hitting a three run home run in the first inning during the game against the Atlanta Braves at SunTrust Park on August 15, 2019
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August 16, 2019 - 9:56 am
ATLANTA (AP) _ Pete Alonso drove in six runs with five hits, including a three-run homer that helped lead to Julio Teheran's shortest career start, and the New York Mets held on in the ninth inning to beat the Atlanta Braves 10-8 on Thursday night. Alonso's first-inning homer carried 451 feet...
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Wilson Ramos #40 speaks with Luis Avilan #43 of the New York Mets in the seventh inning during the game against the Atlanta Braves at SunTrust Park on August 13, 2019
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August 14, 2019 - 7:41 am
ATLANTA (AP) _ Ronald Acuna Jr. homered and threw out a runner at the plate to back Max Fried's fifth straight win, leading the Atlanta Braves past the New York Mets 5-3 on a sweltering Tuesday night. With Atlanta under a heat alert and the temperature at 94 degrees for the first pitch, the Braves...
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Andy Marlin-USA TODAY Sports
August 11, 2019 - 6:45 pm
Asdrubal Cabrera hit a tiebreaking two-run double against his former team and the Nationals bullpen finally locked down a lead in Flushing, lifting Washington over the streaking New York Mets 7-4 Sunday.
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Pete Alonso #20 of the New York Mets celebrates his seventh inning game-winning home run against the Miami Marlins at Citi Field on August 05, 2019 in New York City.
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August 06, 2019 - 7:38 am
NEW YORK (AP) _ J.D. Davis, Michael Conforto and Pete Alonso homered in an electric seventh-inning rally, lifting the New York Mets over the Miami Marlins 5-4 Monday night for a doubleheader sweep that moved them above .500 for the first time since early May. New York won the opener 6-2 as Jeff...
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Starting pitcher Zack Wheeler #45 of the New York Mets delivers the ball against the Chicago White Sox at Guaranteed Rate Field on August 01, 2019
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August 01, 2019 - 5:53 pm
Zack Wheeler tossed seven innings of four-hit ball, Robinson Cano drove in two runs with a homer and double and the New York Mets beat the Chicago White Sox 4-0 on Thursday for their seventh straight win.
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Pete Alonso of the New York Mets celebrates winning the T-Mobile Home Run Derby at Progressive Field on July 08, 2019
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July 26, 2019 - 9:12 am
Before the Home Run Derby, Mets rookie slugger Pete Alonso pledged if he won, he’d give five percent of the million dollar prize to the Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation.
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