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  1. Mejia doesn't lament pitch to Castro

    Adam Rubin

    NEW YORK -- Jenrry Mejia did not think he made a bad pitch to Starlin Castro to open the Castro Mejia ninth inning on Sunday. Castro nonetheless produced an opposite-field solo homer on the first offering from Mejia in the frame to lif...

    Blog | August 17, 2014
  2. Travis shines in return to debut locale

    Adam Rubin

    SAN DIEGO -- Travis d'Arnaud made his major league debut at San Diego's Petco Park on Aug. 17, 2013. His return to the stadium arguably will be as memorable. D'Arnaud went 3-for-5 with a tiebreaking, opposite-field RBI single with two outs in the ...

    Blog | July 19, 2014
  3. Rapid Reaction: Marlins 7, Mets 6 (10)

    Adam Rubin

    NEW YORK -- Terry Collins went to his primary closer in the 10th inning with the score tied. Leadoff batter Jarrod Saltalamacchia then greeted Kyle Farnsworth with an opposite-field home run on a 2-2 fastball. After Steve Cishek rebounded from Fri...

    Blog | April 26, 2014
  4. Mets-Astros game rained out

    Adam Rubin

    PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. -- The Mets-Astros game at Osceola County Stadium in Kissimmee, Fla., has been rained out. At the morning "B" game there, Brandon Nimmo had a two-run opposite-field triple in a loss....

    Blog | March 06, 2014
  5. Rapid Reaction: Mets 6, Phillies 4

    Adam Rubin

    PHILADELPHIA -- Welcome back, David Wright. In his first at-bat since suffering a strained right hamstring on Aug. 2, the captain produced an opposite-field two-run homer in a three-run first inning against Cole Hamels. The Mets held on to win the...

    Blog | September 20, 2013
  6. Mets 2, Nats 0: Gee whiz, Duda delivers

    Adam Rubin

    Dillon Gee tossed 5 2/3 scoreless innings and the Mets blanked the Washington Nationals, 2-0, on Tuesday night to snap a nine-game winless streak in Grapefruit League play. Lucas Duda delivered an opposite-field solo homer for the lone run surrend...

    Blog | March 20, 2012
  7. Postgame review: Mets 8, Nats 2

    Adam Rubin

    Chris Capuano delivered a three-run double off Jordan Zimmermann and tossed three scoreless innings and David Wright had an opposite-field, three-run homer off Drew Storen as the Mets beat the Nationals, 8-2, Tuesday in Viera. Carlos Beltran went ...

    Blog | March 29, 2011
  8. Around the minors 5.18.10

    Adam Rubin

    CHARLOTTE 8, BUFFALO 6 (11 INNINGS): Valentino Pascucci's ninth-inning opposite-field homer tied the game at 6, but the Herd could not provide any more offense in the extra frames. The Knights struck in the 11th when Robert Hudson scored on Jordan Da...

    Blog | May 18, 2010
  9. Dillon Gee named New York Mets' Opening Day starter

    Adam Rubin

    Dillon Gee formally has been named the Mets' Opening Day starter. He will start March 31 opposite Nationals ace Stephen Strasburg at Citi Field.

    Story | Conversation | March 24, 2014
  10. Morning Briefing: Lannan to make pitch

    Adam Rubin

    PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. FIRST PITCH: The Mets host the Miami Marlins at 1:10 p.m. Saturday (PIX11) as Grapefruit League play continues at Tradition Field. Fifth-starter candidate John Lannan makes his Mets debut, opposite right-hander Kevin Slowey...

    Blog | March 01, 2014
  11. Gee vs. Mejia in intrasquad game

    Adam Rubin

    PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. -- Dillon Gee will start opposite Jenrry Mejia in Thursday's intrasquad game at Tradition Field, which is scheduled to begin between 11:30 a.m. and noon. Also pitching for the "home" team after Gee: Daisuke Matsuzaka, Noah Syn...

    Blog | February 26, 2014
  12. TC notes: Niese on track for Opening Day

    Adam Rubin

    PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. -- Terry Collins is "leaning toward" starting Jonathon Niese on Opening Day against the Washington Nationals on March 31 at Citi Field, likely opposite Stephen Strasburg. It would mark Niese's second straight opening assignment. ...

    Blog | February 14, 2014
  13. Wheel deal: Zack wants Opening Day nod

    Adam Rubin

    PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. -- Zack Wheeler is not settling for simply occupying a spot in the 2014 rotation. He wants to be on the mound at Citi Field on March 31 against the Washington Nationals, likely opposite Stephen Strasburg. "Last year I was comi...

    Blog | February 10, 2014
  14. Morning Briefing: Harvey Day, Stars edition

    Adam Rubin

    NEW YORK FIRST PITCH: Matt Harvey Day! In the All-Star Game at Citi Field! After officially being named the All-Star starter on Monday afternoon by NL manager Bruce Bochy, Harvey is expected to handle the first two innings opposite Detroit Tige...

    Blog | July 16, 2013
  15. Mets-Braves rained out

    Adam Rubin

    The Mets and Atlanta Braves have been rained out on Saturday at Turner Field. There is no immediate word on a makeup date. Jonathon Niese, the scheduled Saturday starter, instead will pitch Sunday opposite Tim Hudson. Matt Harvey moves to Tuesd...

    Blog | May 04, 2013
  16. Collins: Harvey 'little grouchy' Friday

    Adam Rubin

    Getty Images Stephen Strasburg and Matt Harvey face off Friday night at Citi Field. Terry Collins described Matt Harvey as extra grouchy for Friday's start opposite Stephen Strasburg. That's a reflection of Harvey's intensity, and a sense the ri...

    Blog | April 19, 2013