Chris Johnson hit a three-run homer and Jordan Schafer scored on a wild pitch as the Atlanta Braves defeated the New York Mets 5-3 and handed starter Shaun Marcum his ninth straight loss.
Zack Wheeler pitched six scoreless innings in his Major League Baseball debut as the New York Mets beat the Atlanta Braves 6-1 to complete a double-header sweep, and then was sent back to the minors.
Lucas Duda hit two solo home runs to help the New York Mets to a 4-2 victory over the winless Atlanta Braves in a Major League Baseball game.
New York Mets outfielder Lucas Duda is expected to be ready for spring training in February after breaking his wrist while moving furniture, the team said.
Johan Santana, in his first season back from shoulder surgery, broke an 8,011-game drought by pitching the first no-hitter in the New York Mets’ 51-season franchise history.
The New York Mets avoided a sweep in their three-game interleague series against the New York Yankees, winning 3-2 in 10 innings after tying the game in the bottom of the ninth against Mariano Rivera.
The New York Mets acquired outfielder Collin Cowgill in a trade with the Oakland Athletics.
Russell Martin hit the winning home run in the ninth inning as the Yankees secured their first home sweep over the New York Mets since 2003.
The New York Yankees won 5-2 last night for their season-best seventh straight victory and a two games to none lead over the New York Mets in the away set of their interleague cross-town series.
Mariano Rivera pitched a perfect ninth inning to secure the New York Yankees’ 7-6 victory over the Toronto Blue Jays and tie Trevor Hoffman on the all-time list with 601 saves over his 17-year career.