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Mets 13, A’s 4—Pete Alonso: Mets RBI King

Mets 13, A’s 4—Pete Alonso: Mets RBI King

Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/ With his 39th home run, Pete Alonso broke the Mets’ single-season RBI record in the Mets’ rubber game victory in Oakland, driving in five runs in total on the day. The Mets were able to bounce back from yesterday’s deflating loss with a blowout 13-4 rubber game victory over the Athletics in Oakland. The Mets drew first blood in the bottom of the second on a Tyler Naquin RBI single that drove in Pete Alonso, who singled to lead off the inning and was advanced to third on a single by Eduardo Escobar, who went on to collect three hits...
Amazin Avenue Sep 25, 2022
Open Thread: Mets vs. Athletics, 9/25/22

Open Thread: Mets vs. Athletics, 9/25/22

Robert Edwards-USA TODAY Sports The Mets look to bounce back from yesterday’s letdown to take the rubber game of this series in Oakland with Max Scherzer on the hill. Mets lineup Brandon Nimmo - CF Mark Canha - LF Francisco Lindor - SS Pete Alonso - DH Jeff McNeil - 2B Eduardo Escobar - 3B Darin Ruf - 1B Tyler Naquin - RF Tomás Nido - C Max Scherzer - RHP Athletics lineup Tony Kemp - LF Vimael Machín - 3B Sean Murphy - C Seth Brown - CF Dermis Garcia - 1B Conner Capel - RF Shea Langeliers - DH Jordan Diaz - 2B Ernie Clement - SS JP Sears - LHP Broadcast...
Amazin Avenue Sep 24, 2022
Open Thread: Mets vs. Athletics, 9/24/22

Open Thread: Mets vs. Athletics, 9/24/22

Photo by Justin Berl/ Jacob deGrom takes the hill for the Mets in Oakland. Mets lineup Jeff McNeil - LF Mark Canha - CF Francisco Lindor - SS Pete Alonso - 1B Eduardo Escobar - 3B Darin Ruf - RF Luis Guillorme - 2B Mark Vientos - DH Tomas Nido - C Jacob deGrom - RHP Athletics lineup Tony Kemp - LF Vimael Machin - 3B Sean Murphy - DH Seth Brown - CF Dermis Garcia - 1B Conner Capel - RF Shea Langeliers - C Jordan Diaz - 2B Nick Allen - SS Ken Waldichuk - LHP Broadcast info First pitch: 4:07 PM EDT TV: SNY Radio: WCBS 880, WEPN 1050
Amazin Avenue Sep 24, 2022
Mets Morning News for September 24, 2022

Mets Morning News for September 24, 2022

Darren Yamashita-USA TODAY Sports Your Saturday morning dose of New York Mets and MLB news, notes, and links. Meet the Mets Eduardo Escobar hit a grand slam, Chris Bassitt tossed eight quality innings, and the Mets defeated the Oakland Athletics 9-2 in the series opener. In doing so, they expanded their NL East lead to two and a half games, and their magic number now stands at nine. Choose your recap: Amazin’ Avenue, NY Post, Daily News, Newsday, MLB.com The Mets suffered a crippling injury blow for these last couple weeks of the season—or at least, their...
New York Post Sep 24, 2022

Mets pad NL East lead as Eduardo Escobar’s grand slam powers rout of A’s

Eduardo Escobar resembled a free-agent misfire for the Mets for most of this season, but may have earned his keep in September alone.
New York Daily News Sep 24, 2022
Mets beat Athletics 9-2 to extend division lead over Braves

Mets beat Athletics 9-2 to extend division lead over Braves

Chris Bassitt pitched eight sharp innings in his return to Oakland, Eduardo Escobar hit a grand slam and the New York Mets extended their lead in the NL East by beating the Athletics 9-2 on Friday night.
Amazin Avenue Sep 23, 2022
Open thread: Mets vs. Athletics, 9/23/22

Open thread: Mets vs. Athletics, 9/23/22

Photo by Justin Berl/ Chris Bassitt kicks off a short West Coast road trip Mets lineup Brandon Nimmo - CF Mark Canha - LF Francisco Lindor - SS Pete Alonso - 1B Darin Ruf - RF Eduardo Escobar - 3B Jeff McNeil - 2B Mark Vientos - DH James McCann - C Chris Bassitt - RHP Athletics lineup Tony Kemp - 2B Vimael Machin - 3B Sean Murphy - C Seth Brown - CF Chad Pinder - LF Conner Capel - RF Stephen Vogt - DH Dermis Garcia - 1B Nick Allen - SS Cole Irvin - LHP Broadcast info First pitch: 9:40 PM EDTTV: SNYRadio: WCBS 880, WEPN 1050 Mets games are now available to stream...
Amazin Avenue Sep 21, 2022
Open thread: Mets vs. Brewers, 9/21/22

Open thread: Mets vs. Brewers, 9/21/22

Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports Taijuan Walker takes the mound for game three against the Brewers. Mets lineup Brandon Nimmo - CF Francisco Lindor - SS Jeff McNeil - LF Pete Alonso - 1B Daniel Vogelbach - DH Tyler Naquin - RF Eduardo Escobar - 3B Luis Guillorme - 2B Tomas Nido - C Taijuan Walker - RHP Brewers lineup Christian Yelich - DH Willy Adames - SS Rowdy Tellez - 1B Hunter Renfroe - RF Kolten Wong - 2B Jace Peterson - 3B Victor Caratini - C Tyrone Taylor - LF Garrett Mitchell - CF Adrian Houser - RHP Broadcast info First pitch: 2:10 PM ESTTV: SNYRadio: WCBS...
Amazin Avenue Sep 20, 2022
Open thread: Mets vs. Brewers, 9/20/22

Open thread: Mets vs. Brewers, 9/20/22

Photo by John Fisher/ After clinching a postseason spot, the Mets get back to business and try to win their sixth straight. Mets lineup Brandon Nimmo - CF Mark Canha - LF Francisco Lindor - SS Pete Alonso - 1B Eduardo Escobar - 3B Jeff McNeil - RF Mark Vientos - DH Luis Guillorme - 2B James McCann - C Carlos Carrasco - RHP Brewers lineup Christian Yelich - LF Willy Adames - SS Rowdy Tellez - 1B Luis Urias - 3B Kolten Wong - 2B Andrew McCutchen - RF Keston Hiura - DH Omar Narvaez - C Tyrone Taylor - CF Brent Suter - LHP Broadcast info First pitch: 7:40 PM ESTTV:...
Amazin Avenue Sep 19, 2022
Open thread: Mets vs. Brewers, 9/19/22

Open thread: Mets vs. Brewers, 9/19/22

Photo by Jim McIsaac/ Max Scherzer returns from the injured list as the Mets look to clinch a postseason spot. Mets lineup Brandon Nimmo - CF Francisco Lindor - SS Jeff McNeil - 2B Pete Alonso - 1B Daniel Vogelbach - DH Mark Canha - LF Tyler Naquin - RF Eduardo Escobar - 3B Tomas Nido - C Max Scherzer - RHP Brewers lineup Christian Yelich - LF Willy Adames - SS Rowdy Tellez - 1B Hunter Renfroe - RF Kolten Wong - 2B Andrew McCutchen - DH Jace Peterson - 3B Victor Caratini - C Garrett Mitchell - CF Corbin Burnes - RHP Broadcast info First pitch: 7:40 PM ETTV:...
Amazin Avenue Sep 18, 2022
Open thread: Mets vs. Pirates, 9/18/22

Open thread: Mets vs. Pirates, 9/18/22

Photo by Adam Hunger/ Jacob deGrom takes the mound as the Mets look to complete a four-game sweep of the Pirates. Pirates lineup Oneil Cruz - SS Bryan Reynolds - DH Rodolfo Castro - 2B Cal Mitchell - RF Ke’Bryan Hayes - 3B Jack Suwinski - CF Greg Allen - LF Zack Collins - 1B Jason Delay - C Johan Oviedo - RHP Mets lineup Brandon Nimmo - CF Francisco Lindor - SS Jeff McNeil - RF Pete Alonso - 1B Daniel Vogelbach - DH Mark Canha - LF Eduardo Escobar - 3B Luis Guillorme - 2B Tomas Nido - C Jacob deGrom - RHP Broadcast info First pitch: 1:40 PM EDTTV: WPIXRadio: WCBS...
Amazin Avenue Sep 18, 2022
Mets Morning News for September 18, 2022

Mets Morning News for September 18, 2022

Photo by Adam Hunger/ Your Sunday morning dose of New York Mets and MLB news, notes, and links. Meet the Mets Eduardo Escobar’s second-inning three-run homer helped lift the Mets to a 5-1 victory over the Pirates at Citi Field. Chris Bassitt tossed six scoreless innings en route to his 14th win of the season, allowing just three hits and striking out eight batters while walking two. The Mets added a couple of runs on bases loaded walks in the sixth and eighth innings. Rodolfo Castro broke up the shutout with a solo homer against David Peterson in the eighth, but...
New York Post Sep 18, 2022
Eduardo Escobar’s three-run homer the difference in Mets’ win

Eduardo Escobar’s three-run homer the difference in Mets’ win

In the midst of a deep slump in June, Eduardo Escobar promised he would eventually give Mets fans reason to cheer him. Better late than never.
New York Daily News Sep 17, 2022
Eduardo Escobar’s 3-run homer, Chris Bassitt’s bounce-back effort key Mets’ win over Pirates

Eduardo Escobar’s 3-run homer, Chris Bassitt’s bounce-back effort key Mets’ win over Pirates

It’s Eduardo Escobar’s world, we’re all just living in it.
Amazin Avenue Sep 17, 2022
Mets 5, Pirates 1—Escobar stays hot

Mets 5, Pirates 1—Escobar stays hot

Photo by Adam Hunger/ Eduardo Escobar went deep early, and the Mets cruised to another win. For the third time in as many nights, the Mets took care of business against a lesser team by beating the Pirates at Citi Field. The Mets jumped out to an early lead when Eduardo Escobar, who continues to be on a tear at the plate, hit a three-run home run in the bottom of the second. That was more than enough, as Chris Bassitt threw six scoreless innings with eight strikeouts, two walks, and just three hits allowed. The Mets tacked on a couple more runs on a pair of bases...

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