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DeGrom Shined Bright Among The Stars

An article by posted on July 15, 2015 0 Comments
DeGrom Shined Bright Among The Stars

Jacob deGrom didn’t pitch long, but long enough to show why rival scouts and opposing general managers salivate when they catch a glimpse of him, and why his popularity is soaring. The 2014 NL Rookie of the Year struck out the side in the fifth inning, and needed only ten pitches to do it. Overpowering is […]

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All-Star Recap: AL Tops NL 6-3, DeGrom Strikes Out The Side

An article by posted on July 14, 2015 0 Comments
All-Star Recap: AL Tops NL 6-3, DeGrom Strikes Out The Side

The American League All Stars defeated the National League All Stars by a score of 6-3 in Cincinnati Tuesday night. National League: Pitching: Zack Greinke started the game for the National League. He pitched two strong innings after giving up an opposite field leadoff home run to Angels’ outfielder Mike Trout. The next batter walked, however he […]

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2015 All-Star Game Thread: Greinke vs. Keuchel, 8:15 PM

An article by posted on July 14, 2015 0 Comments
2015 All-Star Game Thread: Greinke vs. Keuchel, 8:15 PM

2015 MLB All-Star Game AL vs. NL First Pitch: 8:15 p.m. ET | TV: FOX Tuesday night at the Great American Ball Park in Cincinnati, the American League squad will look to continue its dominance in baseball’s annual All-Star Game. Zack Greinke of the Los Angeles Dodgers and Dallas Keuchel of the Houston Astros have […]

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Pure DeGromination

An article by posted on July 14, 2015 0 Comments
Pure DeGromination

You’re looking at the official 2015 All Star Game portrait of Jacob deGrom which he just posted to Instagram. Jacob deGrom has been brilliant for the Mets this season, posting a 9-6 record with a 2.14 ERA that ranks fourth best in the National League. In his last seven starts, dating back to June 1, […]

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Parnell Is Thriving As A Middle Reliever

An article by posted on July 14, 2015 0 Comments
Parnell Is Thriving As A Middle Reliever

Since returning from Tommy John surgery, Bobby Parnell has been excellent. He’s allowed only one run and seven hits during ten innings. “It was way more difficult than I thought it would be,” Parnell told SNY.TV’s Robert Brender about his year-long recovery from surgery. “The physical side was pretty much laid out, it’s easy to comprehend. […]

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Despite The Naysayers, Mets Have Been Fun and Exciting To Watch

An article by posted on July 14, 2015 0 Comments
Despite The Naysayers, Mets Have Been Fun and Exciting To Watch

I don’t know about you my fellow Mets fans, but I’m pretty happy with how the season has gone so far. I mean if you had asked me back in March if I would take being two games out of first place and one game out of the wild card at the All-Star break, my […]

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Conforto Could Be The Game Changer Mets Need For Playoff Run

An article by posted on July 14, 2015 0 Comments
Conforto Could Be The Game Changer Mets Need For Playoff Run

Outfield prospect Michael Conforto showed himself to be as good as advertised during the Futures Game on Sunday. Conforto stroked two hard line drive singles to center and right field in his two at-bats, and also impressed in the field when he showed off his powerful arm and fired a throw to nail a runner […]

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Mets Minor League Recap: Great Games By Ynoa And Meisner

An article by posted on July 14, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Minor League Recap: Great Games By Ynoa And Meisner

  Las Vegas was off last night with the Pacific Coast League Homerun Derby competition being held, without Travis Taijeron surprisingly being included. The AAA All-Star game is Wednesday at 10 ET and will be televised on MLB Network. Darin Gorski was named the PCL pitcher of the week, going 7 innings giving up just one unearned […]

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Mets Suddenly Flexing Some Muscle And Enjoying A Great July

An article by posted on July 14, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Suddenly Flexing Some Muscle And Enjoying A Great July

Here’s what no one expected this past weekend. In the series sweep of the Diamondbacks, the Mets scored all of their runs via home runs. Altogether they hit nine home runs this series, including the historic three homer game by seldom used Kirk Nieuwenhuis. Starting with Eric Campbell’s three run homer vs San Francisco on […]

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Omar Minaya Happy For deGrom, Calls It A Victory For The Organization

An article by posted on July 13, 2015 0 Comments
Omar Minaya Happy For deGrom, Calls It A Victory For The Organization

Former Mets general manager Omar Minaya, spoke to Kristie Ackert of the Daily News in Cincinnati, after she spotted him chatting with All-Star Jacob deGrom. “I just told him good luck,” Minaya said, “and that we’re proud of you.” Minaya said deGrom’s athleticism was why they thought he’d progress quickly as a pitcher. Minaya, who […]

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