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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Mets’ Latest Move Is Frustrating, Because Of What It Isn’t

An article by posted on December 22, 2015 0 Comments
Mets’ Latest Move Is Frustrating, Because Of What It Isn’t

The Mets signed Alejandro De Aza to a 1-year, $5.75 M deal today. When the news first broke, reactions were positive. De Aza is by no means a great player, but he is decent, and a solid upgrade over Kirk Nieuwenhuis (his four memorable home runs aside) in the 5th outfielder slot. With that need […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets Advance To NLCS With 3-2 Win Over Dodgers

An article by posted on October 16, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets Advance To NLCS With 3-2 Win Over Dodgers

They broke our legs. We broke their hearts. The Mets emerged with a gutty win in a winner-take-all Game 5 against the Dodgers on Thursday night in Los Angeles, earning themselves a date with the Chicago Cubs in the NLCS. Jacob deGrom got the ball with the season on the line and battled through six […]

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MMO Game Recap: Dodgers 5, Mets 2, NLDS Tied 1-1

An article by posted on October 11, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Dodgers 5, Mets 2, NLDS Tied 1-1

The New York Mets lost 5-2 to the Los Angeles Dodgers on Saturday night at Dodgers Stadium to even the series at 1-1. Noah Syndergaard pitched pretty well for the Mets. Thor went 6.1 innings, allowing 3 runs on 5 hits and 4 walks, striking out 9. But Thor was inefficient and it cost him, […]

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To Beat The Dodgers, Mets Must Trump A Pair Of Aces

An article by posted on October 7, 2015 0 Comments
To Beat The Dodgers, Mets Must Trump A Pair Of Aces

When Joe D messaged the staff with some roundtable questions the other day, the first one on the list asked us what the key was going to be to beating the Dodgers. I responded that the key would be finding a way to win when Clayton Kershaw and Zack Greinke are on the mound. But […]

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Max Scherzer Strikes Out 17, No-Hits Mets 2-0

An article by posted on October 3, 2015 0 Comments
Max Scherzer Strikes Out 17, No-Hits Mets 2-0

The New York Mets (89-72) were no-hit by Washington Nationals ace┬áMax Scherzer on Saturday night, losing their fifth game in a row in the process by a score of 2-0. Scherzer dominated the Mets all game long. New York’s only baserunner came in the sixth, when Kevin Plawecki reached on an error by Yunel Escobar. […]

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MMO Game Recap: Nationals 3, Mets 1

An article by posted on October 3, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Nationals 3, Mets 1

The Mets (89-71) continued their recent slide, dropping their fourth straight in a 3-1 loss to the Nationals (82-78) in the first game of Saturday’s Citi Field doubleheader. Noah Syndergaard pitched for the Mets and was terrific. Thor struck out 10 in seven innings, allowing one run on two hits and a walk, also hitting […]

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MMO Game Recap: Phillies 3, Mets 0

An article by posted on October 1, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Phillies 3, Mets 0

Take a page out of Terry Collins’ book, and don’t put too much stock in this game. The Mets (89-70) were swept by the Phillies (62-97), losing 3-0 on Thursday afternoon in Philadelphia. Sean Gilmartin pitched for the Mets and was pretty good, allowing two runs on three hits and a walk in five innings, […]

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Mets Beat Reds 6-4, Magic Number Down To 3

An article by posted on September 24, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Beat Reds 6-4, Magic Number Down To 3

The Mets (86-67) grabbed a 6-4 road win over the Reds (63-89) on Thursday night in Cincinnati. Steven Matz pitched for the Mets and was okay. The rookie gave up 3 runs on 10 hits in 5.2 innings, striking out 8 and walking none. The Reds took an early lead, stringing together three consecutive singles […]

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MMO Game Recap: Yankees 5, Mets 0

An article by posted on September 19, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Yankees 5, Mets 0

The Mets (84-64) fell to the Yankees (81-66) by a score of 5-0 on Saturday afternoon at Citi Field. Noah Syndergaard pitched for the Mets and was shaky, allowing five runs on seven hits in six innings, striking out eight and walking none. Carlos Beltran got the Yankees on the board early against his former […]

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Mets Equal 2014 Win Total With 7-2 Win Over Braves

An article by posted on September 11, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Equal 2014 Win Total With 7-2 Win Over Braves

The Mets (79-61) beat the Braves (56-85) by a score of 7-2 on Thursday night in Atlanta, matching their win total from last season with 22 games still to play. Bartolo Colon had a strong game for the Mets, allowing 2 runs on 7 hits and a walk in 6.2 innings, striking out 2. Bartolo’s […]

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MMO Game Recap: Red Sox 3, Mets 1

An article by posted on August 29, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Red Sox 3, Mets 1

The Mets (71-58) lost 3-1 to the Red Sox (60-69) on Saturday evening at Citi Field. Jacob deGrom pitched well for the Mets after a disastrous start his last time out. DeGrom went 6 innings, allowing 2 runs on 4 hits and 2 walks, striking out 10. The Mets got leadoff baserunners in four of […]

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