Mets News & Notes

Thoughts on Flores Demotion, Shortstop and “The Plan”

An article by posted on June 26, 2014 0 Comments
Thoughts on Flores Demotion, Shortstop and “The Plan”

The Mets will send down infielder Wilmer Flores to Triple-A Las Vegas before tomorrow’s game to make room for Juan Lagares, who is coming off the DL. Lagares has been sidelined for a few weeks with a right intercostal strain. Flores has received only sporadic playing time at shortstop, losing time to Ruben Tejada, who […]

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Syndergaard Nowhere Close To Debut, Mets Livid About Montero

An article by posted on June 26, 2014 0 Comments
Syndergaard Nowhere Close To Debut, Mets Livid About Montero

  Back in Spring Training, the script was that Mets top pitching prospects Rafael Montero and Noah Syndergaard would both be fixtures in the rotation as the team finally took that giant leap forward into the future they’ve been talking about since the Winter of 2010. Scratch that. Both of the organization’s prized righthanders – […]

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Was It Just A Bad Outing For Wheeler?

An article by posted on June 26, 2014 0 Comments
Was It Just A Bad Outing For Wheeler?

It was just under a week ago that we all witnessed something that we had been waiting for.  With no fault of our own, we let our hopes skyrocket for Zack Wheeler, and he delivered his best start in the major leagues, throwing a complete game three-hit shutout against the Miami Marlins. What would he […]

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MMO Game Recap: Athletics 8, Mets 5

An article by posted on June 25, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Athletics 8, Mets 5

The Mets (36-42) lost to the Athletics (48-30) by a score of 8-5 on Wednesday night at Citi Field. Zack Wheeler got the start for the Mets and, coming off of the best start of his career, put up the worst start of his career. Wheeler allowed 6 runs on 6 hits and 2 walks […]

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MMO Game Thread: A’s vs Mets, 7:10 PM

An article by posted on June 25, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: A’s vs Mets, 7:10 PM

The Mets conclude their two-game series against the Oakland Athletics on Wednesday night at Citi Field. Zack Wheeler (3-7, 3.93) takes the hill for the Mets and will oppose Oakland left-hander Brad Mills (0-0, 4.50). In his last start, Zack Wheeler hurled a three-hit complete-game shutout in a 1-0 win at Miami on June 19. It was […]

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Colon Mows Down His Old Mates To Earn Victory

An article by posted on June 25, 2014 0 Comments
Colon Mows Down His Old Mates To Earn Victory

Bartolo Colon, who pitched for the Oakland A’s in 2013, started Tuesday’s game looking for his eighth win of the season with an opportunity to defeat his old team for his new team. Colon had a shaky first inning as he allowed a two out single by Brandon Moss, followed by an RBI double by […]

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Mets And Chris Young Were Not Aware Of Any Pending Release

An article by posted on June 25, 2014 0 Comments
Mets And Chris Young Were Not Aware Of Any Pending Release

What a game for Chris Young at the plate on Tuesday night against his old ball club the Oakland A’s, as he launched two home runs to help lead the Mets 10-1 rout. It could have been assumed that his great game was a result of looking to save his job, but not even Young […]

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Travis d’Arnaud Returns To The Mets With A Bang

An article by posted on June 25, 2014 0 Comments
Travis d’Arnaud Returns To The Mets With A Bang

  Travis d’Arnaud returned to the Mets lineup after tearing it up in Vegas, when in 15 minor league games, he had nine multi-hit games and hit .436 with 12 runs, eight doubles, six home runs and 16 RBIs. Tuesday’s game didn’t start out the way he may have planned, or even envisioned after tearing […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 10, A’s 1

An article by posted on June 24, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 10, A’s 1

The Mets, winners of six of their last ten games, opened a two game series at Citi Field against the first place Oakland A’s, who have also won seven of their last ten games and owned the best record in baseball coming into Thursday’s game. Bartolo Colon went up against his old teammates and Scott […]

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MMO Game Thread: A’s vs Mets. 7:10 PM

An article by posted on June 24, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: A’s vs Mets. 7:10 PM

After a day off on Monday, the New York Mets are back in action for brief sprint series against the Oakland A’s.  First pitch is scheduled for 7:10 PM at Citi Field. Bartolo Colon (7-5, 3.88) who has been excellent over his last several starts, goes up against Scott Kazmir (9-2, 2.08) in what could […]

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