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  1. Abreu playing days not quite over

    Adam Rubin

    NEW YORK -- Veteran Bobby Abreu appreciated the sendoff from the Citi Field crowd after he singled in the fifth inning and was removed for a pinch runner. Abreu, who is retiring, received a standing ovation from the Mets faithful. "The way that...

    Blog | September 28, 2014
  2. Alderson addresses major Mets topics

    Adam Rubin

    NEW YORK -- GM Sandy Alderson touched on a ton of Mets-related topics during a 21-minute interview before Friday's series opener against the Texas Rangers. Here's a summary: STANDING PAT? Alderson said trade conversations so far have been limit...

    Blog | July 04, 2014
  3. Mets watch runaway Central Park horse

    Adam Rubin

    NEW YORK -- A pair of Mets were spending part of Monday's off-day at Central Park when they instead must have felt like they were standing on the track at Belmont ... or at least on the Yonkers Raceway track with the trotters. A riderless, runaway...

    Blog | June 10, 2014
  4. Meet soon-to-debut Rafael Montero

    Adam Rubin

    NEW YORK -- While watching right-hander Rafael Montero throw live batting practice during spring training, Dan Warthen uttered two words to the bullpen catcher standing next to him. "[Expletive] smooth!" the pitching coach excitedly said. Warth...

    Blog | May 12, 2014
  5. Captain Wright: Skid must stop here

    Adam Rubin

    MIAMI -- David Wright said the Mets must stop their skid quickly. With Wednesday's 1-0 loss to the Miami Marlins, the Mets have dipped a game below .500, at 16-17. And suddenly they are tied with the Phillies for last place in the NL East standing...

    Blog | May 07, 2014
  6. Mets release standing-room tix for opener

    Adam Rubin

    MONTREAL -- The Mets have released standing-room-only tickets for Opening Day, Monday against the Washington Nationals at Citi Field. The tickets cost $35 and are available at, (718) 507-TIXX and the Citi Field ticket windows. Th...

    Blog | March 28, 2014
  7. Daisuke Matsuzaka defends Dan Warthen of New York Mets after his ...

    Adam Rubin

    Right-hander Daisuke Matsuzaka continued to solidify his standing as the New York Mets' fifth-starter front-runner. He also defended Dan Warthen in limited comments reacting to the pitching coach's use of an Asian slur.

    Story | Conversation | March 13, 2014
  8. Montero has perfect delivery

    Adam Rubin

    PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. -- While watching right-hander Rafael Montero throwing live batting practice Tuesday, Dan Warthen uttered two words to the bullpen catcher standing next to him. "[Expletive] smooth!" the pitching coach excitedly said. Warth...

    Blog | February 25, 2014
  9. Mets catch floundering Phillies for third

    Adam Rubin

    No champagne was uncorked, but the Mets have caught the Philadelphia Phillies in the NL East standings. The Phillies (50-59) and Mets (49-58) are in a virtual tie for third place in the NL East, although Philadelphia has a slight edge in winning p...

    Blog | August 03, 2013
  10. Morning Briefing: Mets standing pat?

    Adam Rubin

    WASHINGTON FIRST PITCH: For the second straight series, the Mets are in the position of trying to salvage a split of a four-game set on the final day. They were successful in doing so on Thursday afternoon against the Atlanta Braves. This time,...

    Blog | July 28, 2013
  11. Rapid Reaction: Braves 3, Mets 2 (10)

    Adam Rubin

    WHAT IT MEANS: Chipper Jones' final visit to Flushing as a player is in the books. It ended with a standing ovation, then a Braves sweep. Brian McCann's bases-loaded sacrifice fly in the 10th against Bobby Parnell scored the decisive run as Atlant...

    Blog | September 09, 2012
  12. Torres suffers hand injury; Pagan hurt too

    Adam Rubin

    SAN FRANCISCO -- Andres Torres was greeted with a standing ovation in his return to his former home. But Torres ultimately was forced to leave the game in the eighth with an injury to the base of his right thumb, three innings after getting tangled w...

    Blog | July 31, 2012
  13. Torres-Pagan trade review? Meh

    Adam Rubin

    Getty Images/US Presswire The trade involving (l to r) Andres Torres, Angel Pagan and Ramon Ramirez is largely inconsequential for both teams. SAN FRANCISCO -- Andres Torres received a standing ovation from the San Francisco Giants crowd in his fir...

    Blog | July 30, 2012
  14. New York Mets won't overpay in trade despite recent skid

    Adam Rubin

    The Mets won't overpay in a trade despite their recent skid.

    Story | Conversation | July 19, 2012
  15. Mets morning briefing 7.13.12

    Adam Rubin

    After a four-day break, the Mets resume play with a critical series at Atlanta, which leads the Mets -- and the wild-card standings -- by a half-game. After Johan Santana and then Dillon Gee were unable to take the ball in the second-half opener, Chr...

    Blog | July 13, 2012
  16. New York Mets -- R.A. Dickey cements standing among baseball's el...

    Adam Rubin

    The only Met unaware of R.A. Dickey's greatness vs. Rays was his catcher.

    Story | Conversation | June 13, 2012