Mets News & Notes

Matz Pitches Through Bone Spur With Solid Effort

An article by posted on July 1, 2016 0 Comments
Matz Pitches Through Bone Spur With Solid Effort

New York Mets rookie southpaw, Steven Matz pitched through his bone spur issues in Thursday’s 4-3 thrilling victory over the Chicago Cubs. Matz showed improvement over his previous start as he pitched through the pain that comes with his bone spur. Before he took the mound, Matz was treated with anti-inflammatory medication to get him […]

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Nimmo Catapults Mets Offense To Victory In Citi Debut

An article by posted on July 1, 2016 0 Comments
Nimmo Catapults Mets Offense To Victory In Citi Debut

New York Mets rookie, Brandon Nimmo came through in a big way in Thursday’s 4-3 comeback victory over the Chicago Cubs. Sitting atop the order in his Citi Field debut, Nimmo helped to electrify a stagnant Mets offense. Nimmo, 23, who was 1-for-4 on the night, saved his hit for the biggest at-bat of the […]

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Mets Rally To Beat Cubs 4-3

An article by posted on June 30, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Rally To Beat Cubs 4-3

The New York Mets (41-37) defeated the Chicago Cubs (51-27) by a score of 4-3 tonight. However, the Nationals also won, so the Mets were unable to gain any ground in the standings. Pitching: Steven Matz, dealing with the widely talked about bone spur in his elbow, toed the rubber for the Mets tonight and […]

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Granderson To Miss More Time With Calf Strain

An article by posted on June 30, 2016 0 Comments
Granderson To Miss More Time With Calf Strain

Curtis Granderson will continue to be out of the lineup for at least two more games, according to manager Terry Collins. Granderson, 35, had his strained right calf wrapped and will not be available to pinch hit as he continues to recover from the injury. He had an MRI on his leg at the Hospital for […]

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MMO Game Thread: Cubs vs Mets, 7:10 PM

An article by posted on June 30, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Cubs vs Mets, 7:10 PM

Thursday, June 30, 2016 • 7:10 p.m. Citi Field • Flushing, N.Y. RHP John Lackey (7-4, 3.29) vs. LHP Steven Matz (7-3, 3.29) SNY • MLBN • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The Mets return home after a disappointing trip to DC where they were swept by the Nationals. Now they need to […]

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Matz Was Leaning Toward Surgery Before Meeting With Team Brass

An article by posted on June 30, 2016 0 Comments
Matz Was Leaning Toward Surgery Before Meeting With Team Brass

According to Jon Heyman of Today’s Knuckleball, Mets left-hander Steven Matz was leaning toward surgery to remove the bone spur in his elbow before a recent meeting with team brass. Heyman credits Matz’s courage for pitching through pain since at least May 12, and for going out there again tonight. “It’s a gallant change-of-heart by Matz, […]

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MMO Exclusive: Orthopedic Surgeon Explains David Wright’s Neck Procedure

An article by posted on June 30, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Exclusive: Orthopedic Surgeon Explains David Wright’s Neck Procedure

Exactly two weeks ago, the Mets season took a turn for the worse when third baseman David Wright underwent a cervical discectomy and fusion procedure on his neck to repair a herniated disk. Mets fans and media alike rushed to the proverbial Panic City with proclamations that Wright was “finished” and that the Mets’ season […]

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Mets Need To Be Bold Again And Sign Yulieski Gourriel

An article by posted on June 30, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Need To Be Bold Again And Sign Yulieski Gourriel

The New York Mets are still evaluating free-agent third baseman Yulieski Gourriel, general manager Sandy Alderson said during a press conference on Wednesday. One of the factors that gives Alderson pause is that Gourriel would need around a month in the minors before he would be ready to contribute at the big league level. As […]

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With Lagares Close To Returning, De Aza’s Days Are Numbered

An article by posted on June 30, 2016 0 Comments
With Lagares Close To Returning, De Aza’s Days Are Numbered

Terry Collins, who cited a lack of options, found himself not just having to put Alejandro De Aza in the starting lineup in last night’s 4-2 loss to the Washington Nationals, but in the critical leadoff spot as Curtis Granderson was scratched due to a right calf-strain. A spot normally put aside for a player capable of […]

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Mets Promote RHP Seth Lugo, Option LHP Sean Gilmartin

An article by posted on June 30, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Promote RHP Seth Lugo, Option LHP Sean Gilmartin

The Mets are promoting right-handed pitcher Seth Lugo from the Las Vegas 51s today and will option Sean Gilmartin back to Triple-A. It has been a struggle for the 26-year old righty this year in the Pacific Coast League where he has a 6.55 ERA in 68.2 innings. He started the year in the 51s rotation […]

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Logan Verrett Kept The Mets In The Game

An article by posted on June 30, 2016 0 Comments
Logan Verrett Kept The Mets In The Game

New York Mets starter, Logan Verrett found himself in an unenviable position in last night’s 4-2 loss to the Washington Nationals. He was staked with the daunting task of going toe-to-toe with Nationals all-star starter, Max Scherzer due to the pushing back of Steven Matz in the rotation as he deals with elbow discomfort. Verrett, […]

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