Tag Archive | Frank Francisco

Mets make moves in the wake of injuries

The second half of the season, words that Mets fans everywhere dread, hearts sank across the Orange and Blue Nations respective hearts when they heard the news that starter Dillon Gee was hospitalized on Tuesday. That combined with the fact that Johan Santana has a minor ankle injury, it is up to the kids from […]

Kurtzberg’s Corner: July Holds the Key to Mets Season

The New York Mets remain one of the bigger surprises in the National League this year, sitting with a 43-37 record after 80 games as of July 2nd. It’s not just the winning record that is a surprise to most fans. The Mets  are in the thick of the race for the playoffs right now, […]

Unlucky seventh inning for Mets in 4-3 loss to Bombers

It was an unlucky seventh inning for the New York Mets (39-33) in the 4-3 loss to the New York Yankees (42-28) in MLB action on Saturday night. The win for the Bombers was their fourth against the Mets this season, while guaranteeing the guys from the Bronx the crown of Kings of New York. […]

RA’s quality day leads to Mets 3-1 victory over D-Backs

New York Mets (15-13) starting pitcher R.A. Dickey had his fifth quality start as the team finished with a 3-1 victory over the Diamondbacks (14-15) in MLB action on Sunday. The Mets have won each of their first three homestand’s this year. R.A. followed a quality start by Johan Santana, who earned his first win of the season […]

1495 Sports News and Notes from a rained out day at Citi Field

The New York Mets (8-6) will have to wait to conclude their series with the San Francisco Giants (7-7) as inclement weather has hit the New York City area. The team has announced that there will be a single-admission doubleheader on Monday April 23, starting at 4:10 p.m. For fans having tickets marked for that […]

How Sweep it is as Mets beat Braves: 7-5

The New York Mets (3-0) recorded their first sweep of the 2012 season in a 7-5 decision over National League East rivals the Atlanta Braves (0-3) in MLB action on Sunday afternoon. The last time New York was 3-0 to start the season, was in 2007 when the franchise had four consecutive wins. It is […]

Duda’s big day lead Mets to 4-2 victory over the Braves

The New York Mets improved to a 2-0 record, thanks to a monster day by outfielder Lucas Duda who hit two bombs in the 4-2 decision over the Atlanta Braves (0-2) on Saturday afternoon. New York hit a total of three homers today, improving to 22-0 at Citi when they have a multiple-homer day. “We think he […]