Posts Tagged By MIKE FITZPATRICK

Mistake-prone Mets lose 6-4 to Yanks in Subway Series finale

New York Mets Jonathon Niese delivers in the first inning of a baseball game against the New York Yankees at Yankee Stadium in New York, Sunday, April 26, 2015. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

NEW YORK (AP) — After a sensational start, the New York Mets made four errors Sunday night and reverted back to the shoddy brand of baseball that’s led to six straight losing seasons.

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A-Rod hits No. 659, Yanks beat Mets 6-4 to win Subway Series

New York Yankees designated hitter Alex Rodriguez (13) hits a first-inning solo home run in a baseball game against the New York Mets at Yankee Stadium in New York, Sunday, April 26, 2015. Rodriguez now stands at 659 career home runs and needs one more to tie Willie Mays.  (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

NEW YORK (AP) — Alex Rodriguez is one big swing from matching Willie Mays. Whether the New York Yankees would celebrate that achievement — or pay for it, for that matter — remains to be seen.

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Mets win 11th straight to tie team record, 6-3 over Braves

New York Mets' Juan Lagares (12) and Curtis Granderson (3) celebrate after their 6-3 win over the Atlanta Braves in a baseball game Thursday, April 23, 2015, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

NEW YORK (AP) — With a perfect ride through their first homestand, the surprising New York Mets matched the best start in team history.

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Bullpen blows lead for Stults; Braves lose to Mets 3-2

Atlanta Braves starting pitcher Eric Stults delivers in the first inning of a baseball game against the New York Mets in New York, Wednesday, April 22, 2015. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

NEW YORK (AP) — Eric Stults gave the Atlanta Braves an encouraging outing from the back of their rotation. They needed a better performance by the bullpen and a little more luck to slow down the streaking Mets.

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Duda, Flores lead Mets past Braves 3-2 for 10th straight

New York Mets Lucas Duda watches his eighth-inning RBI single that scored the go-ahead run in the Mets 3-2 victory over the Atlanta Braves in a baseball game in New York, Wednesday, April 22, 2015. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

NEW YORK (AP) — Consistent pitching, nifty defense and well-placed hits at just the right time. Lucas Duda and the New York Mets are playing so well they’re practically giddy.

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