Mets News & Notes

MMO Game Thread: Braves vs Mets, 7:10 PM (Logan’s Run!)

An article by posted on September 22, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Braves vs Mets, 7:10 PM (Logan’s Run!)

After a much-needed win on Monday, the New York Mets will mix it up again with the Atlanta Braves tonight at Citi Field. Rookie Logan Verrett (1-1, 2.89) will take the mound for the Mets and opposes Braves right-hander Matt Wisler (5-8. 5.63) in a 7:10 PM matchup. Manager Terry Collins indicated on Monday that […]

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Has A Met Player Ever Produced A Second Half Like Cespedes?

An article by posted on September 22, 2015 0 Comments
Has A Met Player Ever Produced A Second Half Like Cespedes?

Ever since the Mets acquired Yoenis Cespedes, he has been nothing short of incredible. In 47 games, he’s terrorized National League pitching with a .293 average 17 home runs and 42 RBI. He’s one of the biggest reasons why the Mets are poised to win their first division title since 2006 as his power and […]

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Bullpen Rebounds As Mets Shrink Magic Number To 7

An article by posted on September 22, 2015 0 Comments
Bullpen Rebounds As Mets Shrink Magic Number To 7

The Mets bullpen pitched three scoreless innings last night to preserve a 4-0 win over the Atlanta Braves in the first of three games at Citi Field. Mets starter Jon Niese pitched an outstanding game, going six innings while giving up just three hits and no runs. But just as impressive were Addison Reed, Tyler Clippard, […]

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The Z Files: Four Takeaways from Mets 4-0 Win Over the Braves

An article by posted on September 22, 2015 0 Comments
The Z Files: Four Takeaways from Mets 4-0 Win Over the Braves

The New York Mets get back on track with a simple 4-0 victory over the Atlanta Braves.  The Mets lead over the Washington Nationals increases to 6.5 games with their magic number to clinch the division now at seven. Here are four encouraging points from last nights victory. Jon Niese:  W, 6.0 IP, 0 R, […]

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Mets Sterling Award Winners Include Smith, Cecchini And Gsellman

An article by posted on September 22, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Sterling Award Winners Include Smith, Cecchini And Gsellman

Every year the Mets give out the Sterling Awards to recognize the most valuable player at each Minor League level while giving one to the best hitter and pitcher overall as well. Here are this years winners: Minor League pitcher of the year –  RHP Robert Gsellman was a Florida State League All-Star going 7-7 with […]

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Great Expectations: The Yo Show Returns

An article by posted on September 22, 2015 0 Comments
Great Expectations: The Yo Show Returns

Yoenis Cespedes looks to be getting back on track with a very nice night at the plate against the Atlanta Braves on Monday. The Yo Show returned with a 3-for-4 performance that included two doubles and a single. Yoenis was mired in an 0-for-19 slump before doubling on Sunday off CC Sabathia. His double on […]

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Jon Niese Delivers 6 Shutout Innings, Will He Make Playoff Rotation?

An article by posted on September 22, 2015 0 Comments
Jon Niese Delivers 6 Shutout Innings, Will He Make Playoff Rotation?

After a demoralizing loss to the Yankees on Sunday, Jon Niese responded with a strong performance last night in the Mets’ 4-0 victory over the Braves. He pitched six scoreless innings while striking out two to earn his ninth win of the season. What really stood out was how effectively he used his curve to […]

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Michael Conforto Caps Off Big Day With Eighth Home Run

An article by posted on September 22, 2015 0 Comments
Michael Conforto Caps Off Big Day With Eighth Home Run

What a day for Mets rookie Michael Conforto. Only a few hours after being honored at Citi Field on Monday with a Sterling Award for being named the organization’s Minor League Player of the Year, the 22-year-old left fielder blasted his eighth home run of the season in the Mets 4-0 win over the Atlanta […]

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Conforto Homers As Mets Defeat Braves 4-0

An article by posted on September 21, 2015 0 Comments
Conforto Homers As Mets Defeat Braves 4-0

The Mets (85-65) defeated the Braves (60-91) by a score of 4-0 Monday night at Citi Field in New York. Pitching: Jon Niese started for the Mets and was fantastic. No, there are no typos in that sentence, he really was good! He tossed 6 scoreless innings, allowing only 3 hits and 2 walks while […]

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Collins Is Still Fuming, Says Harvey and deGrom Will Start Against Reds

An article by posted on September 21, 2015 0 Comments
Collins Is Still Fuming, Says Harvey and deGrom Will Start Against Reds

According to some of the beat writers on Twitter, manager Terry Collins was still pretty agitated and hot about last night when he showed up at the clubhouse this evening. The anger was not directed at Matt Harvey, Sandy Alderson, or anyone else, writes Anthony DiComo, but just sheer frustration about the entire situation. “Matt’s […]

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Alderson: Harvey Has Done Everything We Asked, Unfair To Put Any Of This On Him

An article by posted on September 21, 2015 0 Comments
Alderson: Harvey Has Done Everything We Asked, Unfair To Put Any Of This On Him

A quick update and some thoughts… Speaking to reporters at a Military Monday event this afternoon, Mets GM Sandy Alderson said that Matt Harvey is committed to pitching whenever they ask him to, but that it’s the team that has to figure out the best way to use him. “If we ask him to do […]

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