Mets News & Notes

MMO Game Recap: Nationals 5, Mets 0

An article by posted on June 29, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Nationals 5, Mets 0

The Mets (40-36) were defeated by the Washington Nationals (46-32) by a score of 5-0 tonight at Nationals Park. With the loss, the Mets are now five games behind the Nationals in the standings. Pitching: Matt Harvey toed the rubber for the Mets tonight, and tossed 3.2 innings allowing one run on four hits, while […]

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5 Things We Learned From Sandy Alderson

An article by posted on June 28, 2016 0 Comments
5 Things We Learned From Sandy Alderson

Mets general manager Sandy Alderson spoke to reporters today at Nationals Park in DC and addressed some of the issues making headlines over the last 24 hours. 1. Left-hander Steven Matz does have a bone spur in his pitching elbow, but he will attempt to pitch through it. Alderson said the bone spur will not […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Nationals, 7:05 PM

An article by posted on June 28, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Nationals, 7:05 PM

Tuesday, June 28, 2016 • 7:05 p.m. Nationals Park • Washington, D.C. RHP Matt Harvey (4-9, 4.64) vs. RHP Lucas Giolito (ML debut) SNY • MLBN • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The Mets dropped the opening game of the set with the Nationals last night and look to get back on the […]

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Know Your Stats: Weighted Runs Created Plus (wRC+)

An article by posted on June 28, 2016 0 Comments
Know Your Stats: Weighted Runs Created Plus (wRC+)

In last week’s installments of the widely-beloved “Know Your Stats” series, we looked at both OPS/OPS+ and wOBA. Today we already looked at wRAA and will now cover wRC+. Of all the popular offensive statistics publicly available in the baseball world, Weighted Runs Created Plus (wRC+) may be the gold standard. It combines the corrections […]

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Time for Harvey and deGrom to Take Charge

An article by posted on June 28, 2016 0 Comments
Time for Harvey and deGrom to Take Charge

As the 2015 season began, the Mets finally had reason to hope.  The main reason for that was Jacob deGrom and the return of  Matt Harvey. There was also the expectation that the Mets would also get contributions from prospects Noah Syndergaard and Steven Matz, but no one knew what, if anything, either could contribute in […]

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Mets Summer Blood Drive Today at Citi Field

An article by posted on June 28, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Summer Blood Drive Today at Citi Field

The New York Mets are hosting their annual summer blood drive today at Citi Field, from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm in the Foxwoods Club. Those who donate will receive a voucher for two tickets to a select home game. Parking is available in lot G off of 126th street, and donors can enter through […]

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ICYMI: Mets Say Amed Rosario Isn’t Going Anywhere

An article by posted on June 28, 2016 0 Comments
ICYMI: Mets Say Amed Rosario Isn’t Going Anywhere

New York Mets shortstop of the future, Amed Rosario will not be going anywhere anytime soon. Marc Carig of Newsday spoke with sources related to the team who advised that the top prospect is in their future plans. Rosario, who was recently promoted to Double-A Binghamton is well on his way to becoming a major […]

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Wheeler Felt Fine After Throwing On Flat Ground

An article by posted on June 28, 2016 0 Comments
Wheeler Felt Fine After Throwing On Flat Ground

New York Mets right-hander Zack Wheeler resumed throwing on Monday at the team’s complex in Port St. Lucie, Florida and “felt fine” assistant GM John Ricco told reporters. (ESPN New York) Wheeler threw for the first time after dodging a scare and receiving a cortisone injection for nerve pain in his pitching arm last week in New York. Ricco […]

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Mets To Face Top MLB Prospect RHP Lucas Giolito Today

An article by posted on June 28, 2016 0 Comments
Mets To Face Top MLB Prospect RHP Lucas Giolito Today

The New York Mets opened a big three-game series on Monday night with their division rival Washington Nationals, who took the first game by a score of 11-4 over the Amazins. And while they won’t be facing Washington ace RHP Stephen Strasburg, who was placed on the 15-day DL on Sunday with an upper back […]

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Mets Minors Recap: Becerra Homers, Reyes Hitless in Brooklyn

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Mets Minors Recap: Becerra Homers, Reyes Hitless in Brooklyn

Sacramento 6, Las Vegas 0 (41-36) Box Score Gavin Cecchini SS: 2-4, .329 Michael Conforto LF: 1-4, .286 Ty Blach held the 51s offense to six hits in a complete game shutout on 94 pitches (Maddux alert!). Cecchini was the only Las Vegas batter to pick up two hits, and Nevin Ashley doubled for the eighth time this season in the […]

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