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Tuesday, October 2, 2012 • 7:10 p.m.Marlins Park • Miami, FLRHP R.A. Dickey (20-6, 2.69) vs. RHP Jacob Turner (1-4, 3.86)Dickey is 8-0 with a 0.92 ERA in eight starts against the Marlins over the last two seasons. That is tied for the second-longest winning streak in franchise history by a Met against one organization, matching Tom Seaver, who had eight straight wins against the Padres from 1972-75. The franchise record belongs to Dwight Gooden, who won nine in a row against the Cubs from 1988-91. – ESPN Stats and ResearchStarting LineupRuben Tejada, ssDaniel Murphy, 2bDavid Wright, 3bIke Davis, 1bScott Hairston, rfLucas Duda, lfJosh Thole, cAndres Torres, cfR.A. Dickey, rhpThe Mets try to rebound from last night as they send out the best story in 2012 to mound in R.A. Dickey. Dickey is 20-6 over 227.0 innings with a 2.69 ERA and 222 strikeouts. He has pitched 59.1 innings in his last 8 games while posting a 2.12 ERA. Against the Marlins this year he is 5-0 in as many starts with an...
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Enjoy it Mets fans, one of the greatest individual pitching seasons in the history of a franchise blessed with great pitching comes to an end tonight.
Cy Young candidate R.A. Dickey makes his 33rd and final start of the year tonight, looking for his 21st win of the season, as the Mets take on the Marlins at Marlins Park. Dickey will be bidding to be the first Mets pitcher to win...
The New York Mets' R.A. Dickey is in pursuit of something not many would have ever guessed possible for him. The light-throwing, knuckle-balling, right-hander is in search of the National League Cy Young. He missed his chance at winning his 21st game of the year last night, but he still has had a remarkable season. And he's done so with a torn abdominal muscle.
Mets pitcher R.A. Dickey picked up his 20th win this week. Knuckleball pitchers aren't always taken seriously, but when you dig a little deeper you can see this group has certainly left a mark on the game.
R.A. Dickey makes his final start of the year as the Mets take on the Marlins at 7:10 PM.It may take the software a minute to load when you first click on the page. Please be patient. If you’re having trouble getting in, try using Firefox instead of Internet Explorer. Enter your comments in the text box above where it says “Powered by Quick Chat” and the various emoticons...
ATLANTA Fresh off becoming one of the most unlikely 20-game winners in MLB history, R.A. Dickey celebrated in subdued style.
In Atlanta with the Mets, who were playing a three-game series against the Braves last weekend, Dickey spent much needed down time with his wife, Anne, and their four kids, who drove from their hometown of Nashville, Tenn.He didnt pitch in the series, so...
Annie Sundberg and Ricki Stern didn’t know much about baseball before the 2011 major league season. The co-directors of the documentary “Knuckleball!” had different views of the pitch that would be the centerpiece of their film. “I knew only that it was a disparaged pitch,” Sundberg said to ESPN. “My husband’s old friend from college had nothing good to say about the...
The second at-bat in the career of Adam Greenberg occurred Tuesday night. Greenberg signed a one day contract with the Florida Marlins after an online petition was started in order to get him a second chance.
In Greenberg’s second chance he whiffed on three pitches from New York Mets starter RA Dickey.
Dickey is a 20 game winner this season and is considered a leading candidate...
Miami, FL (Sports Network) - New York Mets pitcher R.A. Dickey revealed after his final start of the season he will undergo surgery to repair a...
“It’s just magical… I couldn’t be more excited” says Adam Greenberg about his second chance at the big leagues.
Greenberg described himself as “humbled” and “thrilled” when asked how he felt about returning to the major leagues after seven seasons. Since hes grown up playing professional baseball is “all I’ve ever wanted to do” Greenberg told ESPN’s Baseball...
The Miami Marlins (69-92) beat the New York Mets (73-88) 4-3 in eleven innings, last night at Marlins Ballpark from Miami, FL.
W - Chad Gaudin (5-4), L - Collin McHugh (0-4)
R.A. Dickey survies the night without getting loss, even though his team couldn't win the game. He pitched 6 innings, allowed 7 hits, gave up 3 runs (2 HR's) and struck out 8 batters.
The Mets begin their final series of the season last night against Miami. The good news is that it is mathematically impossible for the Mets to finish in the cellar. The bad news is that they are going to finish the season down in the wins column.I get asked why I still care about the Mets. They’re going anywhere, Jessica. Why still listen to them, unless you want to get the most...
New York Mets knuckleballer R.A. Dickey struck out one-shot wonder Adam Greenberg, but also gave up two homers in his final start of a Cy Young-hopeful season and the Mets lost to the Miami Marlins in 11 innings 4-3 Tuesday.
The Marlins' Greenberg struck out on three pitches against Dickey when he batted for the first time in seven years in the sixth inning. Greenberg signed...
MIAMI (AP) -- New York Mets knuckleballer R.A. Dickey struck out one-shot wonder Adam Greenberg, but also gave up two homers in his final start of a Cy Young-hopeful season and the Mets lost to the Miami Marlins in 11 innings 4-3 Tuesday.
The Marlins' Greenberg struck out on three pitches against Dickey when he batted for the first time in seven years in the sixth inning. Greenberg...
How do you ultimately judge a season where not much was expected only to have the team play inspired ball for three-plus months of the year? Especially when that strong play was followed up by inertia from the front office and then dreadful play over the final three months? I don’t know. So, instead of trying to put some type of grade on the year, here are the top 10 positive...