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Niese pitches Mets to 4-0 win over skidding Miller, Braves

Niese pitches Mets to 4-0 win over skidding Miller, Braves

NEW YORK (AP) — Jonathon Niese received back on track & so did the New York Mets.

Niese won for the first time in a month, Michael Conforto homered & the Mets inched closer to an NL East title with their 4-0 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Monday night.

''We needed this one bad,'' manager Terry Collins said. ''I'm not trying to hide anything. There are huge wins. This one is a huge win for us. It kind of rights the ship a little bit.''

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Niese pitches Mets to 4-0 win over skidding Miller, Braves

Niese pitches Mets to 4-0 win over skidding Miller, Braves

NEW YORK (AP) — Jonathon Niese won for the first time in a month, Michael Conforto homered & the New York Mets inched closer to an NL East title with their 4-0 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Monday night.

Daniel Murphy lined a two-run double, Yoenis Cespedes had three hits & the Mets handed hard-luck Shelby Miller (5-16) his 15th straight defeat. New York stretched its lead to 6 1/2 games over the second-place Nationals with 12 to play & lowered its magic number for clinching the division to seven.

Washington's interleague home game against Baltimore was postponed because of rain & rescheduled for Thursday.

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Rebounding Beltran's 1st-inning HR leads Yanks over Mets 5-0

Rebounding Beltran's 1st-inning HR leads Yanks over Mets 5-0

NEW YORK (AP) — Carlos Beltran heard the critics & vowed he was not finished.

After struggling through 2014 with an injured elbow that needed surgery, he hit .162 this April with no homers & seven RBIs.

He was 38, two years removed from his last strong season. His bat was slow.

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Rebounding Beltran's 1st-inning HR leads Yanks over Mets 5-0

Rebounding Beltran's 1st-inning HR leads Yanks over Mets 5-0

NEW YORK (AP) — Carlos Beltran heard the critics & vowed he was not finished.

After struggling through 2014 with an injured elbow that needed surgery, he hit .162 this April with no homers & seven RBIs.

He was 38, two years removed from his last strong season. His bat was slow.

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Rebounding Beltran's 1st-inning HR leads Yanks over Mets 5-0

Rebounding Beltran's 1st-inning HR leads Yanks over Mets 5-0

NEW YORK (AP) — Carlos Beltran heard the critics & vowed he was not finished.

After struggling through 2014 with an injured elbow that needed surgery, he hit .162 this April with no homers & seven RBIs.

He was 38, two years removed from his last strong season. His bat was slow.

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Rebounding Beltran's 1st-inning HR leads Yanks over Mets 5-0

Rebounding Beltran's 1st-inning HR leads Yanks over Mets 5-0

NEW YORK (AP) — Carlos Beltran heard the critics & vowed he was not finished.

After struggling through 2014 with an injured elbow that needed surgery, he hit .162 this April with no homers & seven RBIs.

He was 38, two years removed from his last strong season. His bat was slow.

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Rebounding Beltran's 1st-inning HR leads Yanks over Mets 5-0

Rebounding Beltran's 1st-inning HR leads Yanks over Mets 5-0

NEW YORK (AP) — Carlos Beltran heard the critics & vowed he was not finished.

After struggling through 2014 with an injured elbow that needed surgery, he hit .162 this April with no homers & seven RBIs.

He was 38, two years removed from his last strong season. His bat was slow.

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Conley has best start of career, Marlins beat Mets 6-0

Conley has best start of career, Marlins beat Mets 6-0

NEW YORK (AP) — David Wright refused to make excuses for two lethargic losses to Miami. Still, he's looking forward to a brief break before the rival Yankees come to Citi Field for a tantalizing three-game series between teams making a playoff push.

Adam Conley slowed the Mets' pursuit of a National League East title with a career-high seven innings, & the streaking Marlins handed New York a 6-0 loss Wednesday night.

''There's going to be days where we obtain outplayed & today we received outplayed in every area of the game,'' Wright said. ''I think the off day is coming at a satisfactory time.''

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Conley has best start of career, Marlins beat Mets 6-0

Conley has best start of career, Marlins beat Mets 6-0

NEW YORK (AP) — David Wright refused to make excuses for two lethargic losses to Miami. Still, he's looking forward to a brief break before the rival Yankees come to Citi Field for a tantalizing three-game series between teams making a playoff push.

Adam Conley slowed the Mets' pursuit of a National League East title with a career-high seven innings, & the streaking Marlins handed New York a 6-0 loss Wednesday night.

''There's going to be days where we obtain outplayed & today we received outplayed in every area of the game,'' Wright said. ''I think the off day is coming at a satisfactory time.''

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Conley has best start of career, Marlins beat Mets 6-0

Conley has best start of career, Marlins beat Mets 6-0

NEW YORK (AP) — David Wright refused to make excuses for two lethargic losses to Miami. Still, he's looking forward to a brief break before the rival Yankees come to Citi Field for a tantalizing three-game series between teams making a playoff push.

Adam Conley slowed the Mets' pursuit of a National League East title with a career-high seven innings, & the streaking Marlins handed New York a 6-0 loss Wednesday night.

''There's going to be days where we obtain outplayed & today we received outplayed in every area of the game,'' Wright said. ''I think the off day is coming at a satisfactory time.''

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