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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Syndergaard Effective In First Start After All-Star Break

An article by posted on July 20, 2016 0 Comments
Syndergaard Effective In First Start After All-Star Break

In his first start after the All-Star break, Noah Syndergaard came through with a gutty performance despite showing a little rust. More importantly, he exhibited no ill effects despite getting 11 days off and leaving his previous outing with an arm fatigue. He struck out eight batters, allowed seven hits, two walks and one unearned […]

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Mets Receive Good Signs Heading Into Chicago

An article by posted on July 18, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Receive Good Signs Heading Into Chicago

After a demoralizing loss on Saturday, the Mets quickly turned things around with a convincing 5-0 victory yesterday over the Phillies. Behind the dominance of Jacob deGrom, who fired a one-hitter, the Mets took the series and head into Chicago with serious momentum. “We know we’re heading to a place where we’ll be facing a […]

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Verrett’s Rotation Spot Appears Safe For Now

An article by posted on July 17, 2016 0 Comments
Verrett’s Rotation Spot Appears Safe For Now

While Logan Verrett wasn’t dominant last night against the Phillies, but he kept the team in the game and gave them a chance to win. Verrett pitched six solid innings while allowing two runs and striking out four. But the Mets provided him with only two runs of support, and the bullpen yielded the game’s […]

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Nimmo Will Likley Be Sent Down When Conforto Returns

An article by posted on July 11, 2016 0 Comments
Nimmo Will Likley Be Sent Down When Conforto Returns

Michael Conforto has been on fire ever since he was sent down to Triple-A Las Vegas. In 57 plate appearances, Conforto is batting .340 with three homeruns and 13 RBI to go along with an excellent .411 OBP and .991 OPS. But it stands to reason that when the Mets decide to bring Conforto back […]

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Rosario and Smith Are Tearing Up Double-A

An article by posted on July 3, 2016 0 Comments
Rosario and Smith Are Tearing Up Double-A

With the Mets on the verge of sweeping the Cubs, they are also getting great news down on the farm. Top prospects Dominic Smith and Amed Rosario are crushing the ball, and they are starting to turn a lot of heads in the Double-A Eastern League. Last night, Dominic Smith continued his home run binge with four […]

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Nimmo Says Nerves Weren’t A Factor In Debut

An article by posted on June 27, 2016 0 Comments
Nimmo Says Nerves Weren’t A Factor In Debut

Despite going 0-for-4 in his major league debut, Brandon Nimmo says he got over his jitters quickly and enjoyed the experience. “Actually, after the first pitch in my first at-bat, it was OK,” said Nimmo. “It’s the same game. It’s a big game but same game in just a different environment.” (Fred Kerber, NY Post) […]

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Robles And Mets’ Bullpen Dominate In 8.2 Innings Of Relief

An article by posted on June 22, 2016 0 Comments
Robles And Mets’ Bullpen Dominate In 8.2 Innings Of Relief

Hansel Robles and the Mets’ bullpen pitched spectacularly during New York’s 2-1 win over Kansas City. The bullpen pitched 8.2 innings while allowing only one run after Bartolo Colon left the game in the first inning with an injury. Colon was hit on his pitching hand by a line drive, but Robles fired 3.2 innings of one run ball in relief […]

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Collins Not Losing Hope Despite Falling 6 Games Out

An article by posted on June 19, 2016 0 Comments
Collins Not Losing Hope Despite Falling 6 Games Out

With the Mets six games behind the Nationals, Terry Collins says isn’t time to panic yet. The Mets have dropped two games in a row to the last place Braves, but Collins believes his team will turn things around very soon. “We’ve got [the first-place Washington Nationals] seven times over the next [three] weeks,” the Mets manager said […]

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Featured Post: Is Now The Time To Call Up Nimmo?

An article by posted on June 15, 2016 0 Comments
Featured Post: Is Now The Time To Call Up Nimmo?

Editor’s Note: A day after we posted the following article, reporters asked Sandy Alderson about Nimmo and GKR spent an inning discussing it during last night’s broadcast. Here is the original article. One of the main issues the Mets have this season is their inability to get on base. While they are 6th in the majors […]

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Pitching Isn’t To Blame Despite 3rd Straight Loss

An article by posted on June 8, 2016 0 Comments
Pitching Isn’t To Blame Despite 3rd Straight Loss

While the Mets have lost three straight games, their starting pitchers shouldn’t receive any blame. Matt Harvey, Steven Matz and Jacob deGrom all pitched well enough to win, but their offense failed to provide them any run support. Over the past three games, the Mets have only scored two runs. They have recorded just 13 hits and […]

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