Mets News & Notes

Sean Gilmartin Comes Up Big In Mets Win

An article by posted on August 25, 2015 0 Comments
Sean Gilmartin Comes Up Big In Mets Win

Lost in the mix of last night’s thrilling Mets win over the Philadelphia Phillies was the strong performance the team got out of their unheralded relief pitcher Sean Gilmartin. Gilmartin, a pitcher the Mets selected from the Twins last December in the Rule 5 Draft, was able to come in and throw 3 1/3 innings of […]

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Mets Crush 8 HR, 15 Extra-Base Hits — Pummel Phillies 16-7

An article by posted on August 24, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Crush 8 HR, 15 Extra-Base Hits — Pummel Phillies 16-7

The Mets (68-56) obliterated the Phillies (50-75) Monday night by a score of 16-7. Welcome back David! Pitching: Jacob deGrom endured the shortest start of his career tonight, lasting only 2 2/3 innings. He allowed 7 runs (6 earned) on 8 hits, while walking 3 and striking out 3. He also allowed 3 home runs, […]

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Mets GM Says Rafael Montero Likely Done For The Season

An article by posted on August 24, 2015 0 Comments
Mets GM Says Rafael Montero Likely Done For The Season

Speaking with reporters at Citizens Bank Park, GM Sandy Alderson confirmed that right-hander Rafael Montero is unlikely to pitch for the Mets again this season. Montero, 24, who has been out since April with a rotator cuff injury, was making his fifth rehab start when he complained of stiffness after the game to trainers. I have […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Phillies, 7:05 PM

An article by posted on August 24, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Phillies, 7:05 PM

Fresh off a sweep of the Colorado Rockies, the first place New York Mets begin a four-game series against the last place Philadelphia Phillies tonight at Citizens Bank Park. Jacob deGrom (12-6, 1.98 ERA) will get the ball for the series opener, and takes on Adam Morgan (4-4, 3.92 ERA) for the Phillies. First pitch […]

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Logan Verrett’s Road to the Show

An article by posted on August 24, 2015 0 Comments
Logan Verrett’s Road to the Show

Congratulations to Logan Verrett, whose first major league start on Sunday was nothing short of fantastic. In a spot start for Matt Harvey, whom Verrertt is clearly better than, he went eight innings and gave up just one run on four hits and one walk, and logged eight strikeouts. You can read the full game recap […]

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Logan Verrett Scouting Report

An article by posted on August 24, 2015 0 Comments
Logan Verrett Scouting Report

Stat Line:  8 IP, 1 R, 4 H, 8 SO, 1 BB Logan Verrett showed more than scouts prepared us for, exhibiting an above average breaking ball while keeping four pitches low in the strike zone.  Based on his performance, Verrett will add much needed depth to the New York Mets bullpen. Repertoire Verrett’s breaking […]

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Logan Verrett Shines In First MLB Start

An article by posted on August 24, 2015 0 Comments
Logan Verrett Shines In First MLB Start

Logan Verrett was outstanding yesterday in his first MLB start against the Colorado Rockies. He allowed only one run and four hits during eight strong innings. With Matt Harvey needing a day of rest, Verrett filled in and didn’t disappoint. He earned his first win of his career in dominating fashion as he appeared completely […]

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Mets Minors: Erik Goeddel Throws Scoreless Inning, Savannah Tie Ends Streak

An article by posted on August 24, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Minors: Erik Goeddel Throws Scoreless Inning, Savannah Tie Ends Streak

  Las Vegas (71-58) 5, New Orleans 4 Chase Bradford gave up three runs in the bottom of the 9th inning but got a 5-2-3 double play with the bases loaded to end the game and move their first place lead to 1.5 games over El Paso. Seth Lugo got the win with a dominant […]

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Mets Unsure How Effective David Wright Will Be In Return

An article by posted on August 24, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Unsure How Effective David Wright Will Be In Return

Mets outfielder Michael Cuddyer never thought his good friend David Wright would ever be back with the Mets this season, according to Mike Puma of the NY Post. “I never let him know that I had doubts or anything like that,” Cuddyer said on Sunday. “But it’s a credit to him to get back here.” “It wasn’t because […]

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Michael Conforto Is Making His Presence Felt In Queens

An article by posted on August 24, 2015 0 Comments
Michael Conforto Is Making His Presence Felt In Queens

Where do most people hope to be 14 months after they leave college? Some want to travel the world. Others want to have a job they love or one that pays the mortgage. Michael Conforto enjoyed his time at Oregon State where he dominated the Pac-12 Conference while batting at the heart of the Beavers […]

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Mets Are Still Searching For Bullpen Upgrades

An article by posted on August 24, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Are Still Searching For Bullpen Upgrades

Mike Puma of the NY Post reports that the Mets aren’t finished looking for relief help. Even with the additions of Tyler Clippard and Eric O’Flaherty, their bullpen has been unreliable and inconsistent during the second half. Mets’ relievers own an ERA just above four since the break, and they have allowed 13 runs in […]

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