The Baseball Report: Mets, Angels, Pirates All Off To Fast StartsThree MLB teams have been particularly red-hot out of the gates this April, and they are not necessarily the ones that you might have expected.
Bryce Harper Snaps Bat, But Still Hits Long Home RunIn a startling display, Nationals slugger Bryce Harper shattered his bat into two pieces, yet still hit a long home run Monday night in an 8-6 win over the Mets.
The Baseball Report: The New York Mets Are On FireThe New York Mets have won six straight on the strength of veteran additions like Adrian Gonzalez and Todd Frazier and good pitching.
Beloved Mets Icon Rusty Staub Dies Just Before Baseball Season BeginsThe Mets said that former slugger Rusty Staub has died at 73. The team said in a statement that he died Thursday in a hospital in Florida, hours before the start of a new baseball season.
Kahn: No Such Thing As Meaningless BaseballA beautiful day at the ballpark is still enjoyable, even if the two teams stink.
Astros To Return Home Saturday To Face The MetsThe Houston Astros are coming home and will open a three-game series against the New York Mets on Saturday.
Perez Leads Rangers Over Mets 5-1 For 2-Game SplitMartin Perez allowed three hits over eight innings, Joey Gallo hit his 32nd home run and the Texas Rangers beat the New York Mets 5-1 on Wednesday for a two-game split.
Which Prospects Might We Soon See In The Majors?With the "Super-Two" deadline behind us, which MLB prospects could be getting a promotion to the big leagues in the near future?
Keidel: Mets Promote Tebow... What's The Harm?Tim Tebow, moved by the Mets to Class-A St. Lucie, probably hasn't earned the promotion, but he also hasn't he earned all the hate.
Bruce Hits 2 Homers, Mets Top Rangers 4-3 On Error In 9thBruce homered twice against Yu Darvish Wednesday night before the Mets scored in the ninth inning for a 4-3 win when Rangers second baseman Rougned Odor fielded Jose Reyes' chopper up the middle on the outfield grass but bounced the throw to second base for an error.
Gallo's HR Puts Rangers Ahead In 10-8 Win Over MetsRangers slugger Joey Gallo hit a towering fly ball toward the right field wall. He suddenly stopped running between first and second base, briefly holding out both hands and unsure if he had homered or not.
Mascots Behaving Badly: Mr. Met The Latest To Cross The LineThe New York Mets fired the man playing their mascot, Mr. Met, after he made an obscene gesture at a fan.