Mets News & Notes

Pain-Less Matz Has Learned from Elbow Injury

An article by posted on January 26, 2017 0 Comments
Pain-Less Matz Has Learned from Elbow Injury

Steven Matz has been throwing for a couple of weeks now without any pain in his elbow, after having surgery in October to remove a bone spur that caused him trouble last season. Matz is convinced that he will pitcher better in 2017, as he has learned how to pitch through pain and to pitch […]

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Mets Interested In Sergio Romo and Joe Smith

An article by posted on January 26, 2017 0 Comments
Mets Interested In Sergio Romo and Joe Smith

The New York Mets are considering right-handed relievers Sergio Romo and Joe Smith as well as bringing back lefty Jerry Blevins according to Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports. The Mets have been quiet in the bullpen market up this point as GM Sandy Alderson has repeatedly said he is unlikely to go past a one-year deal […]

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A History of Mets No. 1 Overall Prospects

An article by posted on January 26, 2017 0 Comments
A History of Mets No. 1 Overall Prospects

Amed Rosario is the Mets’ best prospect, according to Baseball America. He even graced the magazine’s cover recently, so there is little doubt that he will be the most watched minor leaguer in Port St. Lucie this spring. Well, aside from Tim Tebow. But if history is any indicator, that might not be a good […]

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Could Rick Peterson Cure the Mets’ Pitching Injuries?

An article by posted on January 26, 2017 0 Comments
Could Rick Peterson Cure the Mets’ Pitching Injuries?

Former New York Mets pitching coach, Rick Peterson spoke with John Harper of the NYDN regarding the injuries of the team’s pitching staff. Peterson believes he may have the cure to help what ails this staff frequently. Peterson is a firm believer that if the team’s young power pitchers were to throw with a bit […]

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The Most Untouchable Pitches in Baseball

An article by posted on January 26, 2017 0 Comments
The Most Untouchable Pitches in Baseball

Mike Petriello, an analyst for MLB, has ranked what pitchers in baseball have the most dominant individual pitches in baseball. This was done with a simple barometer, that being what percent of the time that pitch was thrown and resulted in a swing and a miss. It did not take called strikes into account, nor […]

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Amed Rosario Ranked Third Best Shortstop Prospect by MLB Pipeline

An article by posted on January 25, 2017 0 Comments
Amed Rosario Ranked Third Best Shortstop Prospect by MLB Pipeline

MLB Pipeline has ranked New York Mets prospect Amed Rosario as the third best shortstop prospect in all of baseball. He follows New York Yankees prospect Gleyber Torres and Atlanta Braves prospect Dansby Swanson on the list. For years the Mets best prospects have been pitchers. Top prospects in the Mets organization such as Matt […]

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Keith Law Ranks Mets’ Thomas Szapucki As 60th Best MLB Prospect

An article by posted on January 25, 2017 0 Comments
Keith Law Ranks Mets’ Thomas Szapucki As 60th Best MLB Prospect

Keith Law of ESPN has been releasing his Top 100 Major League Prospects this week. Monday he released his first twenty which included Mets right-hander Justin Dunn who ranked at #84. Yesterday fellow right-hander Robert Gsellman made the list at #76. Today Law released #60-41, and on that list at #60 was Mets left-handed prospect […]

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Colorado Rockies and Greg Holland Agree On One Year Deal

An article by posted on January 25, 2017 0 Comments
Colorado Rockies and Greg Holland Agree On One Year Deal

The Colorado Rockies have agreed on a one-year deal with right-handed reliever Greg Holland according to Jeff Passan of Yahoo Sports. The deal is pending a physical and has a vesting option for a second year. Holland missed the entire 2016 season, undergoing Tommy John surgery. Prior to that he was one of the more dominant closers […]

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Mets Internal Bullpen Options

An article by posted on January 25, 2017 0 Comments
Mets Internal Bullpen Options

With Baseball America‘s Adam Rubin reporting the Mets are considering using low A starter P.J. Conlon out of the bullpen, the Mets are giving the impression that they may not sign any relief pitchers this offseason. This would coincide with earlier reports the Mets may not have the budget to acquire another player unless the […]

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Mets vs Nationals: Who Has The Better Pitchers, Manager?

An article by posted on January 25, 2017 0 Comments
Mets vs Nationals: Who Has The Better Pitchers, Manager?

Going into 2017, the Mets and Nationals will clearly be the two teams fighting for the NL East title, with the Braves, Phillies, and Marlins lagging behind. While most people give the overall edge to the Nationals saying they will take the East, let’s take a closer look at these two teams and see who […]

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