Frazier Wants Meeting With MLB Commissioner About Strike ZoneMets third baseman Todd Frazier is asking for a meeting with MLB commissioner Rob Manfred to discuss his growing frustration about the way that umpires are calling balls and strikes. Frazier criticized the umpiring around the majors after a game on Wednesday.
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.