Mets News & Notes

MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Cubs, 8:05 PM

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Cubs, 8:05 PM

The Mets (20-12) and Cubs (16-15) play game two of their four-game series at Wrigley Field on Tuesday at 8:05 PM Noah Syndergaard will make his major league debut and will oppose RHP Jake Arrieta (3-3, 3.41) for the Cubs. Syndergaard was 3-0 with a 1.82 ERA (six earned runs/29.2 innings) in five starts for […]

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Collins Hoping deGrom Can Fight Through Struggles

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Collins Hoping deGrom Can Fight Through Struggles

2014 Rookie of the Year Jacob deGrom struggled again for the third time in his last four starts on Monday. From the onset, he gave up back to back homeruns to Kris Bryant and Anthony Rizzo in the 1st inning and although he only gave up one run the rest of the way, he really […]

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John Mayberry Jr. Is Batting .130 Against Lefty Pitching

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John Mayberry Jr. Is Batting .130 Against Lefty Pitching

The Mets signed John Mayberry in the offseason to a one year, $1.45 million contract mainly because of his success hitting against lefties. Mayberry is mainly a bench player, but manager Terry Collins has put him in the starting lineup vs opposing lefty pitchers and benches Curtis Granderson or Lucas Duda to get him in […]

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Mets Minor League Recap: Cecchini Homers, Parnell Blows Stellar Start By Gsellman

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Mets Minor League Recap: Cecchini Homers, Parnell Blows Stellar Start By Gsellman

Las Vegas (22-10) 3, El Paso 1 Tyler Pill can finally breathe a sigh of relief as he picked up his win of the season in his 6th start spinning 7 innings of one-run ball. After giving up a run early in the game Pill retired the last 16 hitters he faced with 7 strike outs […]

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Mets Notes: Parnell Struggles In Rehab, Carlyle Exits With Back Stiffness, Montero Still Sore

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Mets Notes: Parnell Struggles In Rehab, Carlyle Exits With Back Stiffness, Montero Still Sore

Bobby Parnell surrendered three runs in his first minor league rehab appearance since suffering a setback from Tommy John surgery three weeks ago. According to Jeff Moore of Baseball Prospectus, Parnell’s fastball was sitting at 90-92 MPH. Moore also tweeted that Parrnell was hit hard and lacked command on both his fastball and breaking pitches. Buddy Carlyle left […]

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Travis d’Arnaud Cleared For Baseball Activities

An article by posted on May 11, 2015 0 Comments
Travis d’Arnaud Cleared For Baseball Activities

Good news on the Travis d’Arnaud front as he has been cleared for baseball activity, according to Mets assistant GM John Ricco. D’Arnaud has been out since April 19, when he was hit by a pitch and suffered a fractured metacarpal bone on his right hand. The plan is to take it slow and ease him […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Cubs, 8:05 PM (Lagares Bats Leadoff)

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Cubs, 8:05 PM (Lagares Bats Leadoff)

The New York Mets head to Chicago for the start of a four game series with the Cubs at Wrigley Field. Reigning NL Rookie of the Year Jacob deGrom (3-3, 2.95) opens the series and will oppose left-hander Jon Lester (2-2, 4.04) at 8:05 PM. Ten of New York’s 20 wins have been come from […]

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Mets Not Just Talking Big, They’re Winning Big

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Mets Not Just Talking Big, They’re Winning Big

If there’s anything I’ve learned from speaking with broadcasters from every single MLB team, it’s the difference between pitcher friendly and hitter friendly. The National League East is home to not only 2 of the 3 pitcher friendliest parks but arguably the hitter friendliest as well. Citi Field and Citizens Bank Park are polar opposites […]

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Mets vs Cubs Probable Pitching Matchups

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Mets vs Cubs Probable Pitching Matchups

The New York Mets (20-11) head to Wrigley Field tonight to begin a four game series with the Chicago Cubs (15-15). Here are the pitching matchups: Monday: RHP Jacob deGrom (3-3, 2.95) vs. LHP Jon Lester (2-2, 4.04), 8:05 PM Tuesday: RHP Noah Syndergaard (MLB debut) vs. RHP Jake Arrieta (3-3, 3.41), 8:05 PM Wednesday: RHP Matt Harvey (5-1, 2.72) […]

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Mets Minor League Recap: Matz Is Masterful Again, Nimmo With Two Hits

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Mets Minor League Recap: Matz Is Masterful Again, Nimmo With Two Hits

El Paso 3, Las Vegas (21-10) 2 Steven Matz pitched 7 scoreless innings giving up only fours hits and two walks while striking out seven, throwing 97 pitches with 66 of them for strikes. Here is video of Matz final K. Matz had three strike outs with his curveball including two looking and did a great job […]

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