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Mets' Alonso sets NL rookie homer record in MLB

Aug 19, 2019 - 1:55 PM

Pete Alonso of the New York Mets fires his 40th home run of the season, breaking the record set by Cody Bellinger for the Los Angeles Dodgers in 2017

CHASING HISTORY. Pete Alonso needs just two more homers to break the New York Mets' single-season record. Photo from Twitter/@Mets

Tim Tebow strikes out in debut with Major League team, still gets cheered

Mar 09, 2017 - 12:41 PM

The football star turned New York Mets prospect faces off with AL Cy Young winner Rick Porcello and it ends up how you d expect it to

TEBOWING. Tim Tebow, the one-time college football and NFL player known for his on-field displays of Christianity, is easing his way into a second career as a baseball player. Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images/AFP

Mets star pitcher Familia arrested on domestic violence charge

Nov 02, 2016 - 11:01 AM

According to a complaint filed at a court in Fort Lee Jeurys Familia is alleged to have caused bodily injury to another

ARRESTED. Jeurys Familia of the New York Mets is arrested on domestic violence charge. Elsa/Getty Images/AFP

Former NFL star Tebow hits homer on baseball debut

Sep 29, 2016 - 1:10 PM

I feel like every day I m getting a little more comfortable says Tebow

WATCH: Mets pitcher Bartolo Colon hits first home run at 42

May 08, 2016 - 10:23 PM

New York Mets pitcher Bartolo Colon becomes the oldest player in Major League Baseball history to hit his first career home run

GOING DEEP. Bartolo Colon, just a few weeks from his 43rd birthday, hits his first career dinger. Photo by Denis Poroy/Getty Images/AFP

Pia Wurtzbach throws first pitch at New York Mets game

Apr 28, 2016 - 12:59 PM

Miss Universe sports her own Mets jersey and plays catch with pitcher Noah Syndergaard before the Mets game vs the Cincinnati Reds

STARTING PITCHER. Pia Wurtzbach brings the high heat to the mound at Citi Field. Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images/AFP

Royals beat Mets to win first World Series since 1985

Nov 02, 2015 - 2:12 PM

The Royals won a major league record 7 playoff games in come from behind fashion including all 4 of their World Series triumphs

CHAMPIONS. The Kansas City Royals celebrate defeating the New York Mets to win the 2015 World Series. Photo by Elsa/Getty Images/AFP

Royals on brink of World Series crown after beating Mets in Game 4

Nov 01, 2015 - 12:14 PM

Salvador Perez and Mike Moustakas singled in the go ahead runs during an eighth inning comeback to put Kansas City on the verge of its first title in 30 years

ROYAL FLUSH. Alex Gordon of the Kansas City Royals celebrates after defeating the New York Mets by a score of 5-3 to win Game 4. Photo by Sean M. Haffey/Getty Images/AFP

Mets bounce back to rout Royals in World Series Game 3

Oct 31, 2015 - 1:21 PM

The New York Mets blow out the Kansas City Royals in New York but still trail the World Series 1 2

COMEBACK. David Wright of the New York Mets hits a hits an RBI single in the sixth inning against the Kansas City Royals. Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images/AFP

Royals rip Mets to take 2-0 World Series lead

Oct 29, 2015 - 11:58 AM

Kansas City pitcher Johnny Cueto shuts down the Mets as the World Series heads to New York with the Royals up 2 0

Royals outlast Mets in 14-winning World Series Game 1 thriller

Oct 28, 2015 - 2:16 PM

Eric Hosmer drove in the winning run with a sacrifice fly in the 14th inning to give Kansas City a 5 4 win over the New York Mets

ROYAL FLUSH. Alcides Escobar of the Kansas City Royals reacts after hitting an inside-the-park home run in the first inning against the New York Mets. Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images/AFP

New York Mets thrash Cubs to sweep into World Series

Oct 22, 2015 - 12:52 PM

The New York Mets enter the World Series for the first time since 2000 where they await the winner of Kansas City vs Toronto

The New York Mets celebrate after defeating the Chicago Cubs in game 4 of the 2015 MLB National League Championship Series at Wrigley Field. The Mets defeated the Cubs with a score of 8 to 3 to sweep the Championship Series. Photo by David Banks/Getty Images/AFP