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7,736: Davis saves the day after K-Rod blows save

Finally Ike Davis helped the Mets avoid a San Francisco sweep with a 10th-inning RBI double Sunday as New York topped the Giants 4-3. Johan Santana threw a gem, but closer Francisco Rodriguez blew the save in the ninth only … Continue reading

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7,735: Mets lose 3rd straight coming out of All-Star break

Runs, but not enough The New York Mets loss their third straight game since the All-Star break Saturday with an 8-4 beating in San Francisco. Hisanori Takahashi struggled in his start, lasting just 2 2/3 innings while giving up six … Continue reading

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7,734: Giants blank Mets gain, this time behind Zito

Blanked again! The Mets again came up scoreless in a pitchers’ duel Monday as the San Francisco Giants blanked New York 1-0 at AT&T Park. Barry Zito struck out 10 batters and gave up just two hits – a Ruben … Continue reading

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7,733: Lincecum shuts out Mets

Freaked out Tim Lincecum outlasted R.A. Dickey in a pitchers’ duel Thursday night as the San Francisco Giants topped the New York Mets 2-0 at AT&T Park. Lincecum gave up just six hits (all singles) and a walk for a … Continue reading

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7,675: Giants top Mets 6-5, end home win streak

Home win streak ends The Giants’ Aaron Rowand hit an eighth-inning two-run homer off Jenrry Mejía Sunday to give San Francisco a 6-5 victory, handing the Mets their first home loss since April 21. Mets starter Oliver Perez lost his … Continue reading

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7,674: Blanco’s 11th-inning shot gives Mets another walk-off win

Back-to-back walk-offs! This time it was Henry Blanco. Less than 24 hours after Mets’ catcher Rod Barajas ended a game with a walk-off homer, Blanco, the other catcher, did the same with a blast to lead off the 11th inning … Continue reading

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7,673: Barajas’ blast gives Mets 6-4 walk-off win

Finally a walk-off for us! Rod Barajas hit a two-run walk-off homer, his second round-tripper of the night, to give the Mets a 6-4 win over the San Francisco Giants Friday night at Citi Field. Rookie Ike Davis also kept … Continue reading

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7,519: Beaucoup balks, no bats as Mets can’t complete sweep

Gettin’ balky wit it Mike Pelfrey balked three times, and two of those advancing runners wound up scoring Sunday night as the Giants avoided a sweep by topping the Mets 2-0. After Pablo Sandoval slapped a two-out single to left … Continue reading

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7,518: Mets top Giants for third straight game

Rare run support for Johan David Wright and Carlos Beltran each knocked in three runs Saturday afternoon, giving starter Johan Santana some rare run support as the Mets topped the Giants 9-6 at AT&T Park. Turns out Santana needed it, … Continue reading

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7,517: Wilson’s errant throw on bunt hands Mets a win

… just like Brian Wilson did Brian Wilson’s errant throw on a ninth-inning sacrifice bunt let Gary Sheffield score early Saturday as the Mets again came from behind for an 8-6 win at AT&T Park. Sheffield and Wright began the … Continue reading

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