New York Mets

Bernadina late to camp but quick to contribute
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Roger Bernadina finally reported to camp on Saturday and appeared in his first game Tuesday, going 1-for-2 with a walk and a run scored as the Mets lost 5-4 to the Braves.

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Harvey: 'Work to be done' heading into season
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This was Spring Training as the postcards depict it: a sunny day at Disney World, a tidy crowd of 6,000 strong lazing away the afternoon. Matt Harvey was on the mound for the first three innings of a 5-4 Mets loss to the Braves, but for most in attendance, it hardly seemed to matter. They […]

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Walker, Duda homer; Colon efficient vs. Tigers
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Neil Walker and Lucas Duda hit their first spring homers on Monday, Bartolo Colon delivered three solid innings and the home half of a Mets split-squad cruised to a 7-3 win over the Tigers at Tradition Field.

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Wright expects to be ready by Opening Night
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Despite the fact that David Wright won’t appear in a Grapefruit League game until at least next week, the Mets’ third baseman said Monday that he is confident he will be ready by Opening Night.

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Confidence boost: Familia tosses perfect 5th
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Until Monday, because the Mets lumped him in with a group of starting pitchers who threw significant innings last season, Jeurys Familia had not pitched in a game. When he did, he showed off the fruits of his work — sinkers “that exploded,” in manager Terry Collins’ words, during a perfect fifth inning with two […]

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Matz makes strong spring debut in loss
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Behind multi-RBI games from Stephen Piscotty, Jonathan Rodriguez and Jedd Gyorko, the Cardinals defeated the Mets, 9-4, at Roger Dean Stadium on Monday.

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Gilmartin's 3 scoreless, Yoenis' first RBI pace Mets
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Even at a point in spring when pitchers tend to have a decided advantage, it hasn’t taken long for the Mets’ bats to warm. Yoenis Cespedes drove home his first Grapefruit League run on Sunday, Travis Taijeron singled in two more and the Mets held off the Braves, 7-5, at Tradition Field.

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Mets hold moment of silence for Shannon Forde
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It didn’t matter if they knew Shannon Forde or not, if they had worked hand-in-hand with her over the years or never even met her. A few minutes before the first pitch of the Mets’ 7-5 win on Sunday, they all spilled out of the clubhouse regardless, as the Mets paid tribute to their late, […]

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Collins lays out agenda for Wright's spring
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Manager Terry Collins said Sunday that the Mets do not plan to use David Wright at all this week, as he continues to progress slowly following a quiet winter.

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Tejada: No reaction to Utley suspension news
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Mets shortstop Ruben Tejada offered little more than apathy upon hearing that Major League Baseball overturned its two-game suspension of Dodgers second baseman Chase Utley, who broke Tejada’s leg with a takeout slide last October.

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Herrera stays hot with RBI triple vs. Astros
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Dilson Herrera had an RBI triple and scored on a sacrifice fly by Michael Conforto against Astros relief pitcher Ken Giles in the fifth inning to push the Mets to a 3-1 win on Saturday afternoon at Osceola County Stadium.

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Collins impressed with Gsellman's solid start
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As the defending National League champions, the Mets naturally have great expectations for the upcoming season. Against the Astros on Saturday at Osceola County Stadium, they got a glimpse of a pitcher who could be a big part of their future when Robert Gsellman made his first Grapefruit League appearance of the spring.

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