Kingsport has had a minor league baseball team since 1921 and the Mets for the past 38 years. The team is a rookie affiliate of the New York Mets and is a member of the Appalachian League. Out of the 165 minor league teams across the country, Kingsport's relationship with the Mets is the eighth longest in the nation.
The Johnson City Cardinals won the final game of their season on Wednesday night at TVA Credit Union Ballpark over the Kingsport Mets 8-6.
Moises Castillo had three hits, three runs and a pair of RBIs to lead the Johnson City Cardinals’ 10-3 comeback win over the Kingsport Mets on Tuesday night.
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Needing only one win to secure a berth, Kingsport clinched the final spot in the Appalachian League playoffs with an 8-6, 10-inning win over Johnson City on Monday night.
The Kingsport Mets may have dropped an 11-2 Appalachian League decision to the Burlington Royals on Saturday at Hunter Wright Stadium, but their magic number also dropped.
The Kingsport Mets scored first, but that was it in Friday night’s 5-1 Appalachian League loss to the Burlington Royals at Hunter Wright Stadium.
KINGSPORT — Kingsport is a step closer to an Appalachian League playoff berth.
The Kingsport Mets took a crucial doubleheader from the Bristol Pirates on Wednesday at Hunter Wright Stadium.
Kingsport and Bristol are tied for second place in the Appy League West Division, four games behind leader Elizabethton going into Tuesday’s games.
Rylan Thomas’ two-run single in the bottom of the eighth inning capped a remarkable comeback for the Greeneville Reds, who handed the Kingsport Mets a 12-9 defeat Monday night at Pioneer Park.
The Kingsport Mets and Greeneville Reds split Sunday’s Appy League twin bill, the K-Mets winning the opener 5-0 and the Reds taking the nightcap 7-6.
Alexander Vizcaino kept the Kingsport Mets in check Saturday, pitching the Pulaski Yankees to a 5-1 win — and three-game Appalachian League series sweep — at Calfee Park.
The Pulaski Yankees built a 7-0 lead on their way to an 8-1 Appy League win over the Kingsport Mets on Friday night.