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Series Summary

Final 2-1
Fri 4/27 5 @ 1
Sat 4/28 2 @ 12
Sun 4/29 14 @ 2
SNY TV Apr 29, 2018

Gonzalez's five RBIs leads Mets 14-2 rout of Padres

Paced by Adrian Gonzalez's five RBIs, the Mets ended their road trip with a series win after a 14-2 victory over the Padres on Sunday afternoon at Petco Park.
SNY TV Apr 29, 2018

Cespedes leaves game with sore left thumb, to undergo more tests

Mets outfielder Yoenis Cespedes left Sunday's game against the San Diego Padres in the third inning with a sore left thumb.
Amazin Avenue Apr 29, 2018
Final Score: Mets 14, Padres 2— Gonzo goes gonzo

Final Score: Mets 14, Padres 2— Gonzo goes gonzo

Adrian Gonzalez enjoyed his time back in Petco this afternoon The Mets defeated the Padres 14-2 this afternoon in San Diego, on the back of a good performance by Zack Wheeler. Wheeler, who went five innings, struck out nine, walked two, and gave up two hits. Paul Sewald relieved him, going two innings and striking out three. The Mets scored in each of the three innings, piling on Padres’ starter Bryan Mitchell, knocking him from the game with two outs in the fifth. After three scoreless innings, the Mets’ offense exploded, scoring five runs in the seventh and five in the eighth....
NorthJersey.com Apr 29, 2018
Mets trounce Padres, 14-2, but Yoenis Cespedes suffers sore left thumb

Mets trounce Padres, 14-2, but Yoenis Cespedes suffers sore left thumb

Yoenis Cespedes left Sundays 14-2 win over the Padres early with a sore left thumb. Adrian Gonzalez drove in five runs.        

Bryan Mitchell struggles again, as Padres routed by Mets

The Padres acquired Bryan Mitchell for about $13.5 million. That’s basically how to view the trade the team executed in December, getting Mitchell and third baseman Chase Headley in exchange for extraneous minor league outfielder Jabari Blash. Mitchell’s batting average is higher than Headley’s....
Amazin Avenue Apr 29, 2018
Yoenis Cespedes leaves game early with sore left thumb

Yoenis Cespedes leaves game early with sore left thumb

The left-fielder exited in the third inning. Yoneis Cespedes left today’s game early with an injured left thumb. The extent of the injury is not yet known. In the third inning of today’s game against the San Diego Padres, Cespedes slid headfirst into third base. When sliding into the base, his hand made contact with third baseman, Christian Villanueva. After he was announced safe, Cespedes turned to the Mets dugout and signaled for the trainer to come evaluate him. After the visit from the trainer, Mickey Callaway opted to leave Cespedes in the game. He would then score on Adrian...
SNY TV Apr 29, 2018

Cespedes leaves Sunday's game with sore left thumb after slide

Mets outfielder Yoenis Cespedes left Sunday's game against the San Diego Padres in the third inning with a sore left thumb.
SNY TV Apr 29, 2018

Cespedes leaves Sunday's game after slide

Mets outfielder Yoenis Cespedes left Sunday's game against the San Diego Padres in the third inning.
SNY TV Apr 29, 2018

Game 26: Mets at Padres, 4:10 p.m.

The Mets (16-9) wrap up their three-game set against the Padres (10-18) on Sunday evening at Petco Park.
SNY TV Apr 29, 2018

Familia to miss series finale vs. Padres for memorial service

Mets closer Jeurys Familia will miss the series finale vs. the Padres on Sunday (4:10 p.m. ET) as he will be attending a memorial service for his father-in-law, who passed away.
Amazin Avenue Apr 29, 2018
Mets Morning News for April 29, 2018

Mets Morning News for April 29, 2018

Your Sunday morning dose of New York Mets and MLB news, notes, and links. Meet the Mets The Padres blew out the Mets 12-2 on Saturday night. In his 2018 debut, Jason Vargas lasted just 3.2 innings while giving up nine runs. Seth Lugo followed in relief of Vargas and gave up three more runs in 2.1 innings. The lone offense on the night for the Mets came in the sixth inning off a Yoenis Cespedes two-run homer. The Mets will play the rubber game of the series today at 4:10. Choose your recap: Amazin’ Avenue short and long. NY Times, Newsday, NY Post, Bergen Record, and Daily News. Jeurys...
Friars on Base Apr 29, 2018

San Diego Padres: Joey Lucchesi Takes Down The Mets

San Diego Padres rookie LHP Joey Lucchesi churned out his third win of the season while putting on a show for fans at Petco Park. Joey Lucchesi climbed the mound at Petco Park Saturday night, coming off the worst start of his very young professional career. The San Diego Padres rookie showed that he’s more […] San Diego Padres: Joey Lucchesi Takes Down The Mets - Friars on Base - Friars on Base - A San Diego Padres Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Friars on Base Apr 29, 2018

San Diego Padres: Friars’ Bats Come Alive in Drubbing of Mets

The San Diego Padres put a hurting on the New York Mets last night in a 12-2 blowout victory over the current NL East leaders. The San Diego Padres had their ideal lineup and batting order in place last night, with Jose Pirela at second base and an outfield of Wil Myers, Franchy Cordero, and […] San Diego Padres: Friars’ Bats Come Alive in Drubbing of Mets - Friars on Base - Friars on Base - A San Diego Padres Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
Amazin Avenue Apr 29, 2018
Vargas gets bombed in blowout loss to Padres

Vargas gets bombed in blowout loss to Padres

The veteran lefty struggled mightily in his 2018 debut. In a game that lacked the drama, excitement, and the happy recap of a matchup of these same teams nineteen years earlier, the Padres got to Jason Vargas early and often Saturday evening. Vargas surrendered nine runs on nine hits over his 3.2 innings of work in a game the Mets were never competitive in. The Mets went down 1-2-3 in the top of the first against Padres rookie starter Joey Lucchesi. Vargas started the bottom of the frame by striking out Wil Myers, but then the line drives started raining down upon him. Eric...
www.bostonherald.com Apr 29, 2018
Cordero, Villanueva, Hedges power Padres past Mets 12-2

Cordero, Villanueva, Hedges power Padres past Mets 12-2

SAN DIEGO — San Diego Padres rookie Franchy Cordero is putting on quite the power display.The 23-year-old from the Dominican Republic hit a three-run homer estimated at 453 feet and Christian Villanueva added a two-run shot to back their fellow rookie Joey Lucchesi as the Padres roughed up Jason Vargas and the New York Mets 12-2 on Saturday night.Cordero drove a ball deep into the seats in right-center field with two outs in the fourth inning to give the Padres a 9-0 lead and chase Vargas. It was his sixth overall and his third homer of more than 450 feet, the most in the big leagues this...
New York Post Apr 28, 2018
Jason Vargas lit up in season debut as Mets get obliterated

Jason Vargas lit up in season debut as Mets get obliterated

SAN DIEGO — Jason Vargas’ right hand was not an issue Saturday in his Mets return. But the veteran pitcher’s left hand was another story altogether. In a brutal shellacking that just kept going, Vargas was pounded by one sledgehammer after another in the Mets’ 12-2 loss to the Padres at Petco Park. Vargas, who...
Amazin Avenue Apr 28, 2018
Final Score: Padres 12, Mets 2—Jason goes to hell

Final Score: Padres 12, Mets 2—Jason goes to hell

Vargas gets pummeled in his season debut as the Padres crush the Mets in San Diego. San Diego may be a lovely town, but it was downright hellish for Jason Vargas in his first start of the 2018 season. After striking out Wil Myers leading off the game, Vargas surrendered a single to Eric Hosmer followed by a two-run bomb to Christian Villanueva to put the Mets in a quick 2-0 hole. As can happen in this city, things really escalated quickly thereafter. Padre batters continued to rip line drives all over the field against Vargas, plating two more in the inning on a Manuel Margot triple to...
NorthJersey.com Apr 28, 2018
Jason Vargas produces forgettable outing in season debut, allowing nine runs in 12-2 loss

Jason Vargas produces forgettable outing in season debut, allowing nine runs in 12-2 loss

Jason Vargas allowed nine runs in his season debut as the Mets lost to the Padres, 12-2. Vargas lasted only 3.2 innings.        

Villanueva stays hot in costly Padres win

Christian Villanueva took a strike on the outside corner. He watched three balls wildly miss Jason Vargas’ target. He fouled off three other offerings on the outer half of the plate. Then Mets’ left-hander gave in. The Padres’ red-hot rookie didn’t miss. He rarely does against southpaws. Villanueva...

Featured Players

  • 6 Jason Vargas

    Jason Vargas

    Mets manager Mickey Callaway on lefty Jason Vargas' start against Milwaukee

  • 1 Yoenis Cespedes

    Yoenis Cespedes

    Cespedes (strained right hip flexor) begins running

  • 1 Wil Myers

    Wil Myers

    Padres lineup is a puzzle with pieces that don't easily fit together

  • 1 Christian Villanueva

    Christian Villanueva

    Villanueva homers twice to power Padres past Dodgers 7-5

  • Adrian Gonzalez

    Adrian Gonzalez

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