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Innings Limits Are Problematic For October Baseball

An article by posted on August 14, 2015 0 Comments
Innings Limits Are Problematic For October Baseball

The Mets’ most recent post-trade deadline surge has the team, fans and writers all thinking optimistically to the potential for October baseball in Queens for the first time since 2006. While everything from the team’s offensive surge to the Nationals’ inability to get out of their own way bodes well for the Metropolitans as October […]

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Pitching Analysis of Noah Syndergaard Adapting vs Colorado Rockies

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Pitching Analysis of Noah Syndergaard Adapting vs Colorado Rockies

Stat Line:  7 IP, 3 R, 4 H, 5 SO, 2 BB Noah Syndergaard learned one valuable lesson yesterday against the Colorado Rockies. The Rockies are a worn out, non-contending playoff team.  They are playing in a day game late in the season before they fly out of that night.  They want to get on […]

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Syndergaard Overcomes Rough Start To Earn 7th Win

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Syndergaard Overcomes Rough Start To Earn 7th Win

Despite allowing two solo home runs to DJ LeMahieu and Nolan Arenado in the first inning, Noah Syndergaard settled down and delivered a solid performance. The Mets’ rookie yielded only one more run the rest of the way as he struck out five batters during seven strong innings. Syndergaard says that he’s struggled early in […]

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Brandon Nimmo Taking His Promotion In Stride

An article by posted on August 13, 2015 0 Comments
Brandon Nimmo Taking His Promotion In Stride

The Metropolitan’s next impact prospect after Michael Conforto is not far down the pipeline. Brandon Nimmo, the 2011 13th overall pick that drew criticism from many, is letting his play on the field speak for itself. The 22-year old was recently promoted to Triple-A Las Vegas and has impressed thus far. In 12 games, Nimmo […]

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Mets Score 12 Against The Rockies To Complete The Sweep

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Mets Score 12 Against The Rockies To Complete The Sweep

The Mets (63-52) defeated the Rockies (48-65) in today’s series finale by a score of 12-3 to move them to 11 games over .500. Noah Syndergaard pitched for the Metropolitans and did not have his best stuff in the early innings, but settled down later on with some solid run support. He lasted seven innings […]

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Lucas Duda Out For Third Straight Game With “Stiff Back”

An article by posted on August 13, 2015 0 Comments
Lucas Duda Out For Third Straight Game With “Stiff Back”

While it was expected that Lucas Duda would return to the lineup on Thursday, the Mets first baseman continues to remain out of action with a stiff back. “There’s a concern,” Terry Collins said about Duda after saying it was not a big deal on Tuesday. “He got some medicine last night. The trainers and […]

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MMO Game Thread: Rockies vs Mets, 12:10 PM

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MMO Game Thread: Rockies vs Mets, 12:10 PM

The New York Mets will be aiming for a four-game sweep of the Colorado Rockies this afternoon at Citi Field. Noah Syndergaard (6-6, 3.01) gets the assignment and he opposes right-hander Eddie Butler (3-9, 5.50) for the Rockies in a 12:10 PM matchup. The Mets are a season high-tying 10 games over .500 (62-52) for […]

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CarGo: DeGrom is DeBest Pitcher in Baseball Hands Down

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CarGo: DeGrom is DeBest Pitcher in Baseball Hands Down

Following Matt Harvey‘s dominant performance Tuesday against the Rockies, Jacob deGrom responded with a stellar outing of his own. He fired seven shutout inning while striking out ten to earn his 11th win of the season. Colorado’s lineup looked completely overmatched as deGrom annihilated them with his explosive heater and electrifying breaking pitches. “I was […]

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Mets Minors: Goeddel With Scoreless Inning, Taijeron Homers Twice

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Mets Minors: Goeddel With Scoreless Inning, Taijeron Homers Twice

  Las Vegas (66-52) 7, El Paso 1 Veteran right-hander Tim Stauffer had his one-hit shutout bid snapped by the pinch hitting Jake Goebbert who led off the 9th inning with a solo homerun. Stauffer’s final line: 9 innings, 2 hits, R, 3 walks, HBP, and 5 strikeouts. He threw just 104 pitches with 70 […]

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Pitching Analysis of Jacob deGrom Pivotal 5th Inning Battle Against Charlie Blackmon

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Pitching Analysis of Jacob deGrom Pivotal 5th Inning Battle Against Charlie Blackmon

Stat Line:  7 IP, 0 R, 2 H, 10 SO, 4 BB Jacob deGrom threw the sharpest moving pitches of his season last night against the Colorado Rockies.  With a quick, compact pitching motion, deGrom used incredible hand speed attacking the Rockies hitters resulting in 10 strikeouts.  The most pivotal strikeout came in the bottom […]

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