Brian Devine

Brian is a die-hard Mets fan and is a staff writer for Metsmerized Online and MetsMinors.net. Follow him on Twitter @briandevine16

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Hansel Robles Suffered A Sprained Ankle

An article by posted on June 1, 2016 0 Comments
Hansel Robles Suffered A Sprained Ankle

Mets reliever Hansel Robles has a sprained right ankle, manager Terry Collins told reporters after Wednesday’s 2-1 loss to the Chicago White Sox. Collins said he didn’t believe the injury was serious and that he would be fine by Friday. Robles, who was coming off two brutal outings, came in to pitch the 12th inning. […]

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Collins Still Believes In Matt Harvey

An article by posted on May 30, 2016 0 Comments
Collins Still Believes In Matt Harvey

Despite Matt Harvey’s brutal start to the season, Terry Collins believes he will rebound. “I do believe as we continue that Matt’s going to get better,” Collins said. “If this was something that we thought was physical, I’d say, ‘Hey, he’s going to have a tough time.’ But I think he’s going to bounce back.” […]

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Juan Lagares Homers In Back to Back Games

An article by posted on May 29, 2016 0 Comments
Juan Lagares Homers In Back to Back Games

While the Mets’ offense was stymied by Kenta Maeda and the Dodgers’ bullpen, Juan Lagares provided the only spark with a pinch hit solo home run against reliever J.P. Howell during the 8th inning. It was Lagares’ second homerun of the season, and he’s now hit one in consecutive games. Overall, he’s batting .310 with an […]

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Mets’ Relationship With Cespedes Getting Stronger After Hot Start

An article by posted on May 25, 2016 0 Comments
Mets’ Relationship With Cespedes Getting Stronger After Hot Start

With Yoenis Cespedes off to an excellent start, Kevin Davidoff of the NY Post says the Mets’ relationship with Cespedes appears to be warming up. But Davidoff wonders if this means the two sides will be able to commit to a long term deal. “It’s a little early,” John Ricco, the Mets’ assistant general manager, […]

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MMO Exclusive: Interview With 1B Prospect Dash Winningham

An article by posted on February 12, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Exclusive: Interview With 1B Prospect Dash Winningham

Dash Winningham, who the Mets drafted out of high school during the 8th round of the 2014 draft, enters the season as one of the most promising power hitters in the Mets’ minor league system. The 20-year old first baseman blasted 12 home runs in 290 plate appearances for the Kingsport Mets, tying for league […]

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Featured Post: Can Mets Trust Addison Reed In Setup Role?

An article by posted on January 17, 2016 0 Comments
Featured Post: Can Mets Trust Addison Reed In Setup Role?

In a recent article by Mike Puma of the NY Post, he outlines the case against Addison Reed in the set up role. While Reed has saved over 100 games in his career, Puma points out that his reliability and consistency are legitimate concerns. Reed posted a 4.20 ERA and 1.50 WHIP in 40.2 innings […]

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Wright Weighs In On Sandy, Cespedes and Health

An article by posted on January 15, 2016 0 Comments
Wright Weighs In On Sandy, Cespedes and Health

Despite the Mets’ slow offseason, David Wright is optimistic about what the team has done over the winter. While they haven’t acquired any big names, he believes the additions of Neil Walker, Asdrubal Cabrera and Alejandro De Aza were solid moves that have flown under the radar. (Mike Puma, NY Post) “There hasn’t been that […]

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Mets Are Interested In Tommy Hunter

An article by posted on January 14, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Are Interested In Tommy Hunter

Mike Puma of the NY Post says that the Mets are keeping tabs on reliever Tommy Hunter. Puma says Hunter is seeking a multi year contract, but the Mets only want to sign relievers to one year deals. Hunter, 29, posted a 4.18 ERA and 1.24 WHIP over 60.1 innings pitched last season for the […]

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Collins Has Moved On From Decision To Leave Harvey In

An article by posted on January 12, 2016 0 Comments
Collins Has Moved On From Decision To Leave Harvey In

Following the Mets’ agonizing World Series defeat, Terry Collins‘ decision to leave Matt Harvey in the game haunted him for days. However, in an interview that airs tonight on MLB Network, Collins now says that he feels better about it and has moved on. ” I had my bad three days. You’ve got to move […]

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Mets’ Hardest Throwing Rotation Ranked MLB’s Best

An article by posted on January 11, 2016 0 Comments
Mets’ Hardest Throwing Rotation Ranked MLB’s Best

We wanted to update this article with a quote by ESPN’s Buster Olney who ranked the Mets rotation as the best in baseball today. “Of the National League’s top five hardest-throwing starters with at least 140 big league innings in 2015, the Mets have three of them: Noah Syndergaard, whose fastball averaged 97.1 mph; Matt Harvey […]

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Mets Notes: Ricciardi, Cespedes and Uribe

An article by posted on January 11, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Notes: Ricciardi, Cespedes and Uribe

With Paul DePodesta leaving for the Cleveland Browns, will J.P Ricciardi now take on a bigger role? Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe reports that Ricciardi is open to it, even though he enjoys his current job as special assistant. Ricciardi has worked mostly with the minors and player development during his time with the […]

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