Tommy Rothman

Tommy Rothman is a 19 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 sophomore 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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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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Murphy Carries Nats To Sweep Despite Late Mets Rally As Washington Wins 4-2

An article by posted on June 29, 2016 0 Comments
Murphy Carries Nats To Sweep Despite Late Mets Rally As Washington Wins 4-2

The New York Mets (40-37) fell by a score of 4-2 on Wednesday night in DC to the Washington Nationals (47-32). The loss capped off a sweep at the hands of the Nats and dropped the Mets to 6 games back in the NL East. Logan Verrett pitched fairly well for the Mets in a […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets Take Early Lead, But Fall Apart In Loss To Nationals

An article by posted on June 27, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets Take Early Lead, But Fall Apart In Loss To Nationals

The New York Mets (40-35) fell to the Washington Nationals (45-32) by a score of 11-4 on Monday night in DC. With the loss (and obviously, the Washington win), New York fell 4 games back in the division, while also falling half a game behind the now-second-place Miami Marlins. The Mets had a nice start […]

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Nationals Place Stephen Strasburg On 15-Day DL

An article by posted on June 26, 2016 0 Comments
Nationals Place Stephen Strasburg On 15-Day DL

The Washington Nationals placed star pitcher Stephen Strasburg on the 15-day DL, retroactive to June 16th, with an upper back strain on Sunday. Strasburg missed two consecutive starts with the back issue and also dislocated two ribs while lifting weights last week. The Mets won’t see Strasburg in their upcoming three-game series with Washington, but […]

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Harvey and Familia Carry Mets To 1-0 Win By Still Being Really Good At Baseball

An article by posted on May 30, 2016 0 Comments
Harvey and Familia Carry Mets To 1-0 Win By Still Being Really Good At Baseball

He’s Back! The Mets (29-21) beat the White Sox (27-25) by a score of 1-0 on Monday afternoon at Citi Field. Matt Harvey tossed a gem for the Mets, allowing 2 hits and a walk in 7 shutout innings, striking out 6 on 87 efficient pitches. Harvey went up against Chicago stud Jose Quintana (who […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets Throw Early Party For Bartolo In 7-1 Win Over Nationals

An article by posted on May 23, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets Throw Early Party For Bartolo In 7-1 Win Over Nationals

The Mets (26-18) cruised to a 7-1 win over the Nationals (27-18) in the opening game of a three-game set in the nation’s capital. Bartolo Colon threw a gem for the Mets on the eve of his 43rd birthday. The Ageless One allowed 1 run on 5 hits in 7 quick innings, striking out 2 […]

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Wheeler Throws From Mound For First Time Since Surgery

An article by posted on May 23, 2016 0 Comments
Wheeler Throws From Mound For First Time Since Surgery

Zack Wheeler threw 10 fastballs off of the mound on Monday, his first time doing so since having Tommy John surgery before the 2015 season. ¬†(Rubin, Carig) Wheeler, the second of the Mets’ five stud pitching prospects (after Matt Harvey) to arrive in Flushing, went 18-16 with a 3.50 ERA, a 1.34 WHIP and 271 […]

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Wilmer Flores To Begin Rehab Assignment Tuesday

An article by posted on May 23, 2016 0 Comments
Wilmer Flores To Begin Rehab Assignment Tuesday

Manager Terry Collins told reporters at Nationals Park that infielder Wilmer Flores¬†will begin a rehab assignment on Tuesday. Flores, 24, was placed on the 15-day disabled list on May 12 with a strained left hamstring. The earliest he can be activated from the DL is next Friday. Flores will likely take over at first base […]

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MMO Game Recap: Thor Single-Handedly Beats Dodgers In 4-3 Victory

An article by posted on May 12, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Thor Single-Handedly Beats Dodgers In 4-3 Victory

The New York Mets (21-12) defeated the Los Angeles Dodgers (17-17) by a score of 4-3 on Wednesday night at Dodger Stadium. Noah Syndergaard got the ball for the Mets and did it all himself, tossing 8 brilliant innings (2 runs, 6 hits, 1 walk, 6 strikeouts, 95 pitches) and driving in all four runs […]

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