Commish, MLB Exploring Limiting Use Of Relievers

An article by posted on July 23, 2016 0 Comments
Commish, MLB Exploring Limiting Use Of Relievers

MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred was on ESPN Radio’s Mike & Mike Thursday and was presented with some ideas fans had about improving baseball. One such idea regarded restricting the use of relief pitchers and, well, here’s what Manfred said: “I am in favor of something like that. We (MLB) spend a ton of time on this issue in the […]

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This is the Jose Reyes the Mets Were Hoping For

An article by posted on July 23, 2016 0 Comments
This is the Jose Reyes the Mets Were Hoping For

The Mets gambled on bringing back Jose Reyes because they needed a leadoff hitter to spark their listless offense. What they envisioned came to fruition Friday night in Miami in what truly can be described as a must-win game. Reyes ripped three hits, scored two runs, drove in another, stole a base and had several […]

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Familia Notches 50th Consecutive Regular Season Save

An article by posted on July 23, 2016 0 Comments
Familia Notches 50th Consecutive Regular Season Save

It may not have been the prettiest save you ever saw, but closer Jeurys Familia extended his incredible streak by recording his 50th consecutive regular-season save on Friday night in the Mets’ 5-3 win over the Miami Marlins. The Mets All Star closer got into trouble and allowed a run in the ninth, but in […]

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Reyes Fuels Mets 5-3 Win Over Marlins

An article by posted on July 22, 2016 0 Comments
Reyes Fuels Mets 5-3 Win Over Marlins

The New York Mets (51-44) defeated the Miami Marlins (52-44) by a score of 5-3 at Marlins Park Friday evening. With a Washington Nationals loss, the Mets will move up a game in the standings and are now five games back for the division lead. Pitching: Logan Verrett was on the mound for the Mets […]

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Zack Wheeler Throws Bullpen Session in Miami

An article by posted on July 22, 2016 0 Comments
Zack Wheeler Throws Bullpen Session in Miami

Zack Wheeler rejoined the Mets in Miami and threw a bullpen session in front of pitching coach Dan Warthen, Kristie Ackert of the Daily News reports. During the session, Wheeler threw 30 pitches without incident. “I’m happy where I’m at right now,” Wheeler told reporters in Miami. The next step for the 26-year old right-hander […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Marlins, 7:10 PM

An article by posted on July 22, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Marlins, 7:10 PM

Friday, July 22, 2016 • 7:10 p.m. Marlins Park • Miami, FL RHP Logan Verrett (3-6, 4.21) vs. LHP Adam Conley (6-5, 3.61) SNY • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The New York Mets begin a three game set with the Miami Marlins tonight. They are coming off an underwhelming performance in their […]

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Mets Remain Unlikely to Add Impact Bat or Starter Before Trade Deadline

An article by posted on July 22, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Remain Unlikely to Add Impact Bat or Starter Before Trade Deadline

While the Mets appear set on adding a middle reliever to bolster the relief corps, the solutions to fixing the offense and starting rotation are murky and unclear at best. It doesn’t take a baseball pundit to see that the 2016 season has not gone according to plan so far.  The rotation, lauded as a […]

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Acquiring Middle Reliever a “Near Certainty” for Mets

An article by posted on July 22, 2016 0 Comments
Acquiring Middle Reliever a “Near Certainty” for Mets

With the trade deadline fast approaching, it is a “near certainty” that the Mets will look to add a middle reliever, Newsday’s Marc Carig reports. There will be a plethora of options on the market, ranging from the Yankees’ high end trio of relievers to the hard throwing lefties on the San Diego Padres.  However, […]

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Mets Minors Recap: Nimmo, Cecchini Power 51s to Victory

An article by posted on July 22, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Minors Recap: Nimmo, Cecchini Power 51s to Victory

Las Vegas (50-47) 4, Omaha 2 Box Score Dilson Herrera 2B 0 for 3, 2 BB, R .272/.322/.464 Brandon Nimmo CF 2 for 5, HR (6th), 3 RBI .328/.405/.511 Gavin Cecchini SS 1 for 4, HR (5th), RBI .321/.399/.449 Nimmo extended his AAA hitting streak to ten games with his MLB time placed in between. He is 6 for […]

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Mets Need More Offense If They Want to Return to the Playoffs

An article by posted on July 22, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Need More Offense If They Want to Return to the Playoffs

The New York Mets are once again in the National League Playoff race. They are right about in the same position as they were this time a season ago, a season in which they made it all the way to the World Series. Last year, at the trade deadline, they added offense in Yoenis Cespedes, […]

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Bring On The Marlins

An article by posted on July 22, 2016 0 Comments
Bring On The Marlins

A series that many of us before this season would have thought was just another series is no longer so. The Mets make their way to Miami Friday night to start an important three-game set. The Marlins currently hold a 1.5 game lead over the Metropolitans for the second Wild Card spot. Manager, Terry Collins […]

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