12:35 AM EDT, Mon April 12, 2021
New York Post 5 hours ago

Michael Conforto’s nightmarish start leads to Mets lineup demotion

Michael Conforto’s early-season slump has led to a drop in the lineup. The Mets’ right fielder, who had hit in the three-hole in each of the first five games of the season, was set to bat sixth Sunday before the series finale against the Marlins at Citi Field was suspended. Dominic Smith replaced Conforto in...
Amazin Avenue 5 hours ago
Today’s Mets game suspended due to rain

Today’s Mets game suspended due to rain

Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports The Mets and Marlins got a few batters in before a steady rain suspended the game. The Mets’ afternoon game against the Marlins today was suspended due to a steady rain, continuing the Mets stop-and-start stretch to begin to the 2021 campaign. The game will be made up as a part of a split doubleheader on August 31st, according to the team. The first game of the doubleheader will be a full nine inning game, with the second game following the seven inning rules that date back to last season. The game, which started amidst an already steady...
Mike Vaccaro / New York Post 6 hours ago
Mets turn routine April shower into embarrassing soap opera

Mets turn routine April shower into embarrassing soap opera

A brief history of rain-and-sports quotes: Noah, 5,000 BC: “We’re gonna need a bigger boat.” Carl Spackler, 1980: “I’d keep playing. I don’t think the heavy stuff’s going to come down for quite a while.” Crash Davis, 1988: “Sometimes you win, sometimes you lose, sometimes it rains.” Luis Rojas, 2021: “We had an exclusive forecast...
Rising Apple 7 hours ago

Former Mets pitcher Steven Matz has as many wins as his ex-team

Two starts into the 2021 season and former New York Mets pitcher Steven Matz is a perfect 2-0. Now with the Toronto Blue Jays, the local kid who knew nothing but the Mets franchise seems to be on the right path with baseball’s most popular nomad team. Meanwhile, the Mets are 2-3 after five games; […] Former Mets pitcher Steven Matz has as many wins as his ex-team - Rising Apple - Rising Apple - New York Mets News & Fan Community
New York Daily News 7 hours ago

Luis Rojas thinks Mets’ issues with runners on base will go away

One week in, the Mets might have a problem.
NorthJersey.com 8 hours ago
Sunday's NY Mets game versus Marlins postponed due to weather

Sunday's NY Mets game versus Marlins postponed due to weather

Due to rain, the Marlins-Mets series finale at Citi Field was suspended following a delay that lasted 2 hours, 10 minutes.       
New York Post 9 hours ago
Marcus Stroman unhappy Mets game started in rain: ‘Not smart’

Marcus Stroman unhappy Mets game started in rain: ‘Not smart’

So far this season, the Mets’ frustrations had been largely due to coming up empty with runners in scoring position and having their season delayed by the Nationals’ COVID-19 issues. Sunday, they added another source from a situation that appeared to be completely avoidable. The Mets wasted a start from Marcus Stroman for seven minutes of...
NorthJersey.com 11 hours ago
Where the Mets' J.D. Davis stands in his recovery from left hand contusion

Where the Mets' J.D. Davis stands in his recovery from left hand contusion

Here is where New York Mets third baseman J.D. Davis stands in his recovery from a left hand contusion.       
Amazin Avenue 12 hours ago
Open Thread: Mets vs. Marlins, 4/11/21

Open Thread: Mets vs. Marlins, 4/11/21

Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports The Mets look to win their first series of the season this afternoon in Queens. Mets lineup Brandon Nimmo - CF Francisco Lindor - SS Dominic Smith - LF Pete Alonso - 1B Jeff McNeil - 2B Michael Conforto - RF Luis Guillorme - 3B Tomas Nido - C Marcus Stroman - RHP Marlins lineup Corey Dickerson - LF Starling Marte - CF Jesus Aguilar - 1B Brian Anderson - 3B Adam Duvall - RF Jazz Chisholm - 2B Miguel Rojas - SS Chad Wallach - C John Curtiss - RHP Broadcast Info TV: SNYRadio: WCBS 880, WQBU 92.7
Rising Apple 12 hours ago

Mets: Jeff McNeil has been a surprising disappointment to begin 2021

At 2-3, New York Mets fans are getting a bad feeling about this team. You would think feeling this way could only occur if they were playing a six-game season. We’re not even through the second series of the season upon the publication of this article. Michael Conforto has already been booed, Jacob deGrom has […] Mets: Jeff McNeil has been a surprising disappointment to begin 2021 - Rising Apple - Rising Apple - New York Mets News & Fan Community
NorthJersey.com 12 hours ago
NY Mets announce Sunday lineup vs. Miami Marlins

NY Mets announce Sunday lineup vs. Miami Marlins

The Mets and Marlins wrap up their weekend series this afternoon at Citi Field.       
Rising Apple 14 hours ago

Mets: Odds stacked against Marcus Stroman in any serious Cy Young pursuit

What do most Cy Young winners have in common? Over the last twenty years or so, it has been all about strikeouts. For New York Mets pitcher Marcus Stroman and any idea he may have of winning the award, it’s a shot to the heart. Strikeouts are not Stroman’s forte into retiring batters. A career […] Mets: Odds stacked against Marcus Stroman in any serious Cy Young pursuit - Rising Apple - Rising Apple - New York Mets News & Fan Community
Amazin Avenue 15 hours ago
Mets Morning News for April 11, 2021

Mets Morning News for April 11, 2021

Andy Marlin-USA TODAY Sports Your Sunday morning dose of New York Mets and MLB news, notes, and links. Meet the Mets As the old adage goes: the more things change, the more they stay the same; it seems the 2021 Mets are no exception. The Mets lost 3-0 to the Marlins yesterday afternoon, wasting another brilliant Jacob deGrom start in which he went eight innings, striking out 14 batters to match his career high. His only “mistake” (if one can call it that) was a high 100mph fastball which Jazz Chisolm deposited into the seats for a solo homer in the second inning....
Rising Apple 16 hours ago

Current NY Mets players and their active MLB counterparts

The word “doppelganger” might be a little strong here, but it is true that for the New York Mets and all over baseball, players on different MLB teams sometimes resemble each other. No two players are ever created exactly equal, but baseball players often fit into certain “molds” or “profiles” that tend to be replicated […] Current NY Mets players and their active MLB counterparts - Rising Apple - Rising Apple - New York Mets News & Fan Community

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    Marcus Stroman

    Mets game against Marlins suspended due to rain; Marcus Stroman voices frustration game was started

  • 5 Michael Conforto

    Michael Conforto

    Michael Conforto’s nightmarish start leads to Mets lineup demotion

  • 2 Jacob deGrom

    Jacob deGrom

    Mets Morning News for April 11, 2021

  • 2 Dominic Smith

    Dominic Smith

    Michael Conforto’s nightmarish start leads to Mets lineup demotion

  • 2 Jeff McNeil

    Jeff McNeil

    Mets: Jeff McNeil has been a surprising disappointment to begin 2021

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