Mets News & Notes

Collins and Warthen Troubled By Bastardo’s Command Issues

An article by posted on March 16, 2016 0 Comments
Collins and Warthen Troubled By Bastardo’s Command Issues

In January, the New York Mets bolstered their bullpen and agreed with left-handed reliever Antonio Bastardo on a two-year, $12 million  dollar deal. Bastardo, 30, is expected to join Addison Reed as the primary setup relievers for closer Jeurys Familia. So far, the veteran lefty has struggled so far this Spring, posting a 7.94 ERA […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 8, Marlins 6

An article by posted on March 15, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 8, Marlins 6

The New York Mets roared back with four runs in the eighth and ninth innings to beat the Miami Marlins by a score of 8-6 on Tuesday at Roger Dean Stadium. Noah Syndergaard started for the Mets and allowed two runs (one earned) on five hits and a walk in 3 2/3 innings pitched. Syndergaard struck […]

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Jacob deGrom Will Start On Thursday

An article by posted on March 15, 2016 0 Comments
Jacob deGrom Will Start On Thursday

Jacob deGrom is scheduled to make his next start on Thursday, Terry Collins told reporters on Tuesday. DeGrom was scratched from Monday’s start against the Tigers with back stiffness after sleeping on a soft mattress the night before. On Monday, deGrom threw 39 pitches during a bullpen session at Tradition Field and proclaimed himself good […]

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David Wright To Make Grapefruit League Debut On Friday

An article by posted on March 15, 2016 0 Comments
David Wright To Make Grapefruit League Debut On Friday

Terry Collins told reporters that third baseman David Wright will make his Grapefruit League debut on Friday against the Washington Nationals. Earlier today, the Mets captain took live batting practice against LHP Josh Edgin, telling the team afterward he felt great. On Monday, Wright went 1-for-5 during a minor league game in Port St. Lucie. It […]

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Mets Notes: Wheeler, Goeddel and Edgin Progressing Nicely

An article by posted on March 15, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Notes: Wheeler, Goeddel and Edgin Progressing Nicely

LHP Josh Edgin continues to progress in his rehab as he seeks to return from Tommy John Surgery. Edgin tossed live batting practice to third baseman David Wright on Tuesday in Port St. Lucie according to Mike Puma of the New York Post. The hard-throwing lefty reliever is expected to return to the Mets sometime in May after missing […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Marlins, 1:05 PM

An article by posted on March 15, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Marlins, 1:05 PM

The New York Mets head to Jupiter to face the Miami Marlins on Tuesday. Noah Syndergaard makes his second start of the Spring for the Mets and opposes left-hander Justin Nicolino for the Marlins in a 1:05 PM game at Roger Dean Stadium. New York Mets Juan Lagares, CF Wilmer Flores, SS Travis d’Arnaud, DH […]

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Herrera, Smith, Cecchini, Gsellman Among Second Wave Of Spring Training Cuts

An article by posted on March 15, 2016 0 Comments
Herrera, Smith, Cecchini, Gsellman Among Second Wave Of Spring Training Cuts

The New York Mets announced their second round of cuts from their major league spring training roster this morning. Optioned to minor league camp were second baseman Dilson Herrera, LHP Josh Smoker, outfielder Brandon Nimmo, RHP Robert Gsellman, RHP Seth Lugo, RHP Gabriel Ynoa, and RHP Jeff Walters. Reassigned to minor league camp were first baseman Dominic Smith, LHP Duane Below, RHP Stolmy […]

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The Dark Knight’s Slider Rises

An article by posted on March 15, 2016 0 Comments
The Dark Knight’s Slider Rises

A pitch that eluded Matt Harvey for his 2015 campaign has made its comeback during the off-season and he showed it off brilliantly in his start against the Miami Marlins this past Sunday. Matt Ehalt of NorthJersey.com spoke with the Dark Knight about the return of his slider. “It’s big,” Harvey said. “Any time you […]

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Lucas Duda Implementing New Pregame Regimen

An article by posted on March 15, 2016 0 Comments
Lucas Duda Implementing New Pregame Regimen

Lucas Duda had an addiction that not too many of us knew about, swinging. Mike Puma of the New York Post spoke with Duda and his hitting coach, Kevin Long on the issue. Duda, was said to take an average of 200 swings between batting practice and the cage on any given day. It took […]

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MMO Game Recap: Tigers 9, Mets 2

An article by posted on March 14, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Tigers 9, Mets 2

The New York Mets were defeated by the Detroit Tigers by a score of 9-2 this afternoon at Joker Marchant Stadium. Seth Lugo, who started in place of Jacob deGrom, pitched two scoreless frames allowing no hits and a walk while striking out two. Robert Gsellman was hammered for three runs on three hits and […]

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