Mets News & Notes

One Small Tweak For Thor, One Giant Leap For Mets-kind

An article by posted on August 19, 2015 0 Comments
One Small Tweak For Thor, One Giant Leap For Mets-kind

Mets rookie Noah Syndergaard has some really wild home and road splits  this season. He is a remarkable 7-1 with a 1.82 ERA in nine starts at Citi Field, however in eight starts on the road he is 0-5 with a 5.01 ERA. In a report by Jared Diamond of the Wall Street Journal, the younger […]

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Pitching Analysis of Jacob deGrom vs Baltimore Orioles

An article by posted on August 19, 2015 0 Comments
Pitching Analysis of Jacob deGrom vs Baltimore Orioles

Stat Line: (W 12-6) 7.2 IP, 1 R, 5 H, 6 SO, 1 BB Jacob deGrom proved he doesn’t need his best command to be deGrominant.  Similar to Matt Harvey against the Colorado Rockies last week, deGrom struggled commanding his pitches knee high and low in the strike zone.  In order to adapt, deGrom attacked […]

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It’s Playoffs or Bust for the Amazins

An article by posted on August 19, 2015 0 Comments
It’s Playoffs or Bust for the Amazins

It is now Playoffs or Bust time for the Mets and the latest baseball odds have the team’s chances of winning the World Series in the top five of all MLB teams. With the team sitting on a 4.5 game lead and the Magic Number down to 40 entering play on August 19th, making the […]

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Familia Notches 33rd Save, But Not Without Some Big-Time Jitters

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Familia Notches 33rd Save, But Not Without Some Big-Time Jitters

I have a confession to make… When Tyler Clippard failed to get those two left-handed hitters out in the bottom of the ninth inning of Tuesday night’s game, I was sweating and pacing. Those old feelings of doom and gloom started creeping back. With the Mets up 5-1 Clippard, who is among the best in […]

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Mets Minors: Wright Walks Three Times, Molina Back On DL

An article by posted on August 19, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Minors: Wright Walks Three Times, Molina Back On DL

  Las Vegas (68-56) 6, Iowa 5 Walk-Off For the second straight night the 51′s beat the Cubs in walk-off fashion after Danny Muno hit a solo homerun in the bottom of the 12th inning on Monday night. Dan Rohlfing was hit by the pitch as a pinch hitter with the bases loaded in the […]

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DeGrom Continues Bid For NL Cy Young Award

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DeGrom Continues Bid For NL Cy Young Award

Yet another scintillating performance from Jacob deGrom on Tuesday night as the Mets defeated the Baltimore Orioles by a score of 5-3 at Camden Yards. Continuing to make his case for the Cy Young Award, deGrom overpowered a strong Baltimore offense allowing just one run on five hits while walking one and striking out six in […]

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Mets Edge Orioles 5-3 In Nail-Biter, deGrom Magnificent

An article by posted on August 18, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Edge Orioles 5-3 In Nail-Biter, deGrom Magnificent

The Mets (64-55) defeated the Orioles (61-57) by a score of 5-3 on Tuesday night in Baltimore. Pitching: Jacob deGrom started for the Mets and was, once again, magnificent. He pitched 7 2/3 masterful innings, allowing 1 run on 5 hits with 6 strikeouts and a walk throwing 100 pitches. The only run came on […]

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Terry Collins Enjoying Life In The Fast Lane

An article by posted on August 18, 2015 0 Comments
Terry Collins Enjoying Life In The Fast Lane

It’s been nearly 20 years since Terry Collins has been in the pennant race and he’s relishing every minute of it with the New York Mets. “When you’re in a pennant race, there’s nothing else like it. There’s nothing like the energy in the clubhouse, the energy in the stands. It’s an experience that doesn’t […]

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

An article by posted on August 18, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Orioles, 7:05 PM

The New York Mets (63-55) begin their road trip with a short two-game series against the Baltimore Orioles at Camden Yards on Tuesday night. All-Star Jacob deGrom (11-6, 2.03) will try to stop the Mets’ three-game skid and will oppose Orioles right-hander Kevin Gausman (2-4, 4.48) at 7:05 PM. The Mets have won eight straight […]

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Jacob deGrom’s Five Statistical Advances from 2014 to 2015

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Jacob deGrom’s Five Statistical Advances from 2014 to 2015

Jacob deGrom starts his 23rd game of the season tonight against the Baltimore Orioles.  Currently, deGrom’s 22 starts this seasons matches his 2014 total.  No better time to compare the two seasons.  Here are five statistical categories deGrom has shown improvement and the impact it’s had in his overall success this season. Strikeout to Walk Ratio […]

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