Tommy Rothman

Tommy Rothman is a 20 year-old sportswriter who is the owner and founder of the popular Knicks News & Comedy Blog: "New York Knicks Memes." Tommy has also been an avid Mets fan since the age of 5 and joined MetsMerized in the summer of 2013. Tommy is a junior at the University of Pennsylvania and a sports editor for the student newspaper, the Daily Pennsylvanian. You can follow Tommy on Twitter @KnicksMemes

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2016 Mets Report Cards: Jeurys Familia, RP

An article by posted on November 15, 2016 0 Comments
2016 Mets Report Cards: Jeurys Familia, RP

JEURYS FAMILIA, RHP Player Data: Age: 27, Bats: Right, Throws: Right, Arbitration Eligible 2016 Primary Stats: 3-4. 51 Saves, 2.55 ERA, 1.210 WHIP, 9.7 K/9, 77.2 IP. 2016 Player Review: Closers in baseball have a plight similar to that of kickers in football. You expect them to get the job done every time and are relieved when they […]

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2016 Mets Report Cards: Yoenis Cespedes, OF

An article by posted on November 13, 2016 0 Comments
2016 Mets Report Cards: Yoenis Cespedes, OF

YOENIS CESPEDES, OF Player Data: Age: 31, B/L: Right/Right, Free Agency: 2017 2016 Primary Stats: 132 G, .280 AVG, .354 OBP, .530 SLG, .25 2B, 31 HR, 86 RBI 2016 Review: What a player. Yoenis Cespedes, for the second year in a row, was everything to the Mets’ offense. The team was 72-54 when Cespedes […]

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2016 Mets Report Cards: Wilmer Flores, IF

An article by posted on November 8, 2016 0 Comments
2016 Mets Report Cards:  Wilmer Flores, IF

WILMER FLORES, 1B, 2B, 3B Player Data: Age 25, Bats Right, Throws: Right, Arbitration Eligible (1) 2016 Primary Stats: 103 G, 16 HR, 14 2B, 49 RBI, 267 AVG, .319 OBP, .469 SLG 2016 Review: WIIILLLLLMMMAAAAA! A big fan favorite, Wilmer Flores had his ups and downs in 2016, but mostly gave the Mets what they […]

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Syndergaard and Bumgarner to Square Off: Keys to a Pitcher’s Duel

An article by posted on October 3, 2016 0 Comments
Syndergaard and Bumgarner to Square Off: Keys to a Pitcher’s Duel

The Mets and Giants will call on their aces in Wednesday night’s NL Wild Card Game at Citi Field. Noah Syndergaard will face Madison Bumgarner in the win-or-go-home clash. The Mets have Thor and a lot of momentum, but they still have their work cut out for them. What are some keys to winning this […]

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Mets Fall 7-3 To Marlins In Emotional Contest

An article by posted on September 26, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Fall 7-3 To Marlins In Emotional Contest

With all eyes on the game and few eyes on the score, the New York Mets (83-74) fell 7-3 to the Miami Marlins (78-78) on Monday night in South Beach. With the Giants off and the Cardinals losing to Cincinnati, the Mets lead San Francisco by half a game and St Louis by one game […]

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Syndergaard Struggles As Braves Top Mets 7-3

An article by posted on September 19, 2016 0 Comments
Syndergaard Struggles As Braves Top Mets 7-3

The New York Mets (80-70) fell by a score of 7-3 to the Atlanta Braves (59-91) on Monday night at Citi Field. The Mets lead the Giants by half a game and the Cardinals by 1.5 games in the Wild Card race, pending the outcome of tonight’s games. Noah Syndergaard didn’t have it tonight for […]

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Bartolo, Bats Make For A Stress-Free Labor Day As Mets Beat Reds 5-0

An article by posted on September 5, 2016 0 Comments
Bartolo, Bats Make For A Stress-Free Labor Day As Mets Beat Reds 5-0

The New York Mets (72-66) topped the Reds (57-79) by a score of 5-0 on a Labor Day matinee in Cincinnati on Monday. The Mets are now half a game back of the St Louis for the final Wild Card spot, pending the Cardinals’ game against the Pirates this evening. Bartolo Colon pitched for the […]

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Mets Do Not Plan To Promote Michael Conforto Before September 1

An article by posted on August 19, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Do Not Plan To Promote Michael Conforto Before September 1

Michael Conforto has been raking in Triple-A lately, but the New York Mets do not plan to call up the outfielder before rosters expand on September 1st. “I’d say probably not,” Mets GM Sandy Alderson told ESPN New York when asked whether Conforto would return to the big leagues in August. Conforto got off to […]

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Mets Trail All The Way In 10-6 Loss To Diamondbacks

An article by posted on August 16, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Trail All The Way In 10-6 Loss To Diamondbacks

The New York Mets (59-59) fell to the Arizona Diamondbacks (49-69) by a score of 10-6 on Monday night in Phoenix. The loss drops the Mets to 3 games back of both the St Louis Cardinals and Miami Marlins in the NL Wild Card Race (the Mets also trail the Pirates by 2.5 games). Bartolo […]

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Mets Make It Five In A Row With 8-6 Comeback Win Over Marlins

An article by posted on July 4, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Make It Five In A Row With 8-6 Comeback Win Over Marlins

The New York Mets (45-37) won their fifth straight game on Monday afternoon, beating the Miami Marlins (43-40) by a score of 8-6 at Citi Field. The Independence Day win and the Washington Nationals loss pulls the Mets to within 4 games of first place. Early in the game, it was all Marlins. Matt Harvey […]

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