- Windy City Surge: Cubs, White Sox have MLB's best records Updated: Apr-28-16 2:51 am
CHICAGO - Robin Ventura remembers the excitement in New York when the Mets and Yankees faced off in the World Series, and he can imagine what it would be like in Chicago if both teams made it.
- Reds hang close again but get swept by Mets Updated: Apr-28-16 12:22 am
NEW YORK - Facing the defending National League champions on their home turf was going to be a tough task for Cincinnati.
- Walker's 9th HR helps Mets beat Reds 5-2 to win 6th straight Updated: Apr-28-16 12:15 am
NEW YORK - The New York Mets let Daniel Murphy go in free agency this offseason after his power surge last fall propelled them to the World Series.
- Mets put catcher d'Arnaud on DL with strained rotator cuff Updated: Apr-26-16 6:01 pm
NEW YORK - Mets catcher Travis d'Arnaud has been placed on the disabled list for the fifth straight season.
- Reds' Phillips extends hit streak, then hit by pitch, exits Updated: Apr-25-16 9:05 pm
NEW YORK - Cincinnati Reds second baseman Brandon Phillips has been hit in the finger by a pitch from Mets ace Noah Syndergaard and forced to exit the game Monday night.
- Right at home: Reds' Phillips has 33-game hit streak at Mets Updated: Apr-25-16 7:59 pm
NEW YORK - Cincinnati Reds star Brandon Phillips once again was a hit in New York.
- Reds RF Bruce put on paternity list, RHP Somsen promoted Updated: Apr-25-16 6:39 pm
NEW YORK - The Cincinnati Reds have put right fielder Jay Bruce on the three-day paternity list and called up right-hander reliever Layne Somsen from Triple-A Louisville.
- Braves drop 5th in row, Blair does well in MLB debut vs Mets Updated: Apr-24-16 6:50 pm
ATLANTA - Aaron Blair gave the Atlanta Braves a chance to win in his major league debut. That's at least more than some of their pitchers have done so far this season.
- DeGrom makes successful return, Mets sweep Braves Updated: Apr-24-16 6:16 pm
ATLANTA - Back on the mound, Jacob deGrom was back in control.
- DeGrom returns to Mets after infant son's health scare Updated: Apr-23-16 6:19 pm
ATLANTA - Jacob deGrom returned to the New York Mets on Saturday and says all is well with his infant son, Jaxon, following a scare the pitcher revealed was a breathing problem.
- Gibson replaces injured Kellogg on Mets-Braves umpire crew Updated: Apr-23-16 3:41 pm
- Bourjos' infield single in 11th lifts Phillies over Mets 5-4 Updated: Apr-21-16 12:22 am
PHILADELPHIA - A couple more homers weren't enough to give the New York Mets a sweep.
- Bourjos' infield single in 11th lifts Phillies over Mets 5-4 Updated: Apr-20-16 11:54 pm
PHILADELPHIA - Peter Bourjos found a perfect spot in the lineup - ninth behind the pitcher.
- Mets righty deGrom on schedule to start Sunday vs Braves Updated: Apr-19-16 8:30 pm
PHILADELPHIA - Mets right-hander Jacob deGrom threw 71 pitches in a simulated game in Florida and is on schedule to start Sunday at Atlanta
- Davis loses ball in sun twice, Indians lose 6-0 to Mets Updated: Apr-17-16 8:28 pm
CLEVELAND - On a cloudless day, Indians centerfielder Rajai Davis looked up and couldn't see a thing.
- Matz strikes out career-high 9 as Mets beat Indians 6-0 Updated: Apr-17-16 5:52 pm
CLEVELAND - Steven Matz made his first regular-season loss seem like a distant memory.
- Harvey loses third straight start, Mets fall 7-5 to Indians Updated: Apr-16-16 9:18 pm
CLEVELAND - Matt Harvey insists he isn't hurt, nor is he mentally fatigued from the New York Mets' long playoff run last season.
- Vince Velasquez strikes out 16, Phillies beat Padres 3-0 Updated: Apr-14-16 4:42 pm
PHILADELPHIA - Call him Vinny the K.
- 8 games in, Collins said Mets 'had to win' against Marlins Updated: Apr-13-16 7:59 pm
NEW YORK - Ahead by two runs, Mets manager Terry Collins brought in Jeurys Familia for the third straight day.
- Phillies beat Mets 5-2 behind Hellickson to take 2 of 3 Updated: Apr-10-16 5:52 pm
- Bruce hits winning triple in 9th, Reds edge Pirates Updated: Apr-10-16 5:32 pm
CINCINNATI - Jay Bruce came up big by thinking small.
- Major leaguers trying to figure out proper slide into 2nd Updated: Apr-09-16 6:01 pm
Something that used to be second nature in baseball - sliding hard into second base to prevent a double play - is deciding games and giving major leaguers fits a week into the season. From the AL to the NL, runners making that 90-foot dash are wondering: What's acceptable anymore?
- Islanders finish season sweep of Rangers with 4-1 win Updated: Apr-07-16 11:04 pm
NEW YORK - John Tavares and the New York Islanders are rolling into the playoffs, making some team history along the way at the Rangers' expense.
- NYC mayor signs bill banning smokeless tobacco in ballparks Updated: Apr-06-16 9:05 pm
NEW YORK - New York Mayor Bill De Blasio has signed a bill that bans the use of smokeless tobacco products at all ticketed baseball stadiums, sports arenas and recreation areas.
- Jacqueline Parkes resigns as MLB's chief marketing officer Updated: Apr-06-16 4:33 pm
NEW YORK - Jacqueline Parkes is resigning as Major League Baseball's chief marketing officer, a job she has held since 2008.