When Do the Yankees Play the Mets in 2021?

Check out the schedule to see when the Yankees will be playing the Mets in 2021.

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Yankees vs. Mets

The Yankees and Mets will face off against each other in the 2021 MLB season. The first game will be on April 1st at Yankee Stadium, and the last game will be on September 29th at Citi Field.

History

The New York Yankees and the Mets are two iconic baseball teams that have a long-standing rivalry. The Yankees are one of the most successful teams in MLB history, with 27 World Series titles, while the Mets are relatively new to the game, having only won 2 World Series titles. Despite their difference in success, the two teams share a common home city, New York, and play each other frequently.

The Yankees and Mets first played each other in exhibition games in 1963, but their first official meeting was in interleague play in 1997. Since then, they have played each other almost every year. In 2021, they will play each other 20 times: 10 games at Yankee Stadium and 10 games at Citi Field.

While the Yankees have had significantly more success than the Mets overall, the Mets have had more success recently. In 2015, they beat the Yankees in the World Series. The two teams continue to be competitive with each other, and their rivalry is one of the most heated in all of baseball.

Rivalry

The New York Yankees and the New York Mets are two Major League Baseball teams who play in the same city, New York City. They compete in the same division, the National League East. The teams play each other in an annual series of games called the Subway Series.

The Yankees and Mets rivalry is one of the fiercest rivalries in baseball. The two teams have been competing against each other since their first meeting in June of 1962. The Mets were founded in 1962 as an expansion team, and the Yankees have been playing baseball since 1903.

The Yankees have won 27 World Series titles, while the Mets have won 2. The Yankees have also won 40 American League pennants, while the Mets have won 5.

The first Subway Series was played in June of 1997. The most recent Subway Series was played in August of 2019.

Yankees’ Schedule

The New York Yankees play the Mets in 2021 on July 16 at Citi Field and on September 10 at Yankee Stadium.

Home games

The New York Yankees’ 2021 home schedule is comprised of games against American League East rivals Boston Red Sox, Baltimore Orioles, Toronto Blue Jays, and Tampa Bay Rays, as well as National League East foes New York Mets and Philadelphia Phillies. The Yankees will also host interleague opponents San Francisco Giants, Oakland Athletics, Los Angeles Dodgers, and San Diego Padres.

Away games

The Yankees play the Mets away on April 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th, and 9th.

Mets’ Schedule

The New York Yankees will face the Mets four times in the 2021 season. The first game will take place on April 1st at Citi Field and the last game will take place on September 29th at Yankee Stadium.

Home games

The Mets’ home games are listed below. Check the Yankees’ schedule to see when they will be playing the Mets at home.

April
2 – Yankees
9 – Phillies
16 – Nationals
23 – Braves
30 – Marlins

May
14 – Cubs
21 – Reds
28 – Cardinals

June
1 – Yankees
18 – Orioles
25 – Rays

Away games

The Mets will play the Yankees at Yankee Stadium on April 13, 16, 17, and 18.

Yankees vs. Mets in 2021

The New York Yankees will face the New York Mets in 2021. The first game of the series will take place on March 31st. The Yankees are currently scheduled to play the Mets ten times during the 2021 season.

Spring training

The Yankees and Mets will face each other six times during spring training in 2021. The first matchup will be on February 27th at 1:05pm ET at Steinbrenner Field in Tampa, Florida. The two teams will also play on March 2nd, 3rd, 9th, 11th, and 12th. All of these games are subject to change due to weather conditions or other unforeseen circumstances.

Regular season

The New York Yankees will take on the Mets in the regular season from April 1-4 and August 24-26.

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