Mets News & Notes

Collins Doesn’t Get It

An article by posted on June 19, 2014 0 Comments
Collins Doesn’t Get It

Here’s what Mets manager Terry Collins said about infielder Wilmer Flores before the game against the Cardinals on Wednesday. “We’ve got to start winning. We don’t have time to develop players right at the moment.” It’s amazing that Collins would make such an admission even though most of us have always known he is clueless […]

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Travis d’Arnaud Promotion Looming; Kirk Up, den Dekker Down

An article by posted on June 18, 2014 0 Comments
Travis d’Arnaud Promotion Looming; Kirk Up, den Dekker Down

Updated 5:50 PM Adam Rubin of ESPN is reporting that Travis d’Arnaud is tentatively going to be promoted from Triple-A Las Vegas in time for the Mets series against the Oakland Athletics starting on June 24th. The move is most likely going to be made so the minor league option will be rescinded. D’Arnaud has been […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 3, Cardinals 2

An article by posted on June 18, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 3, Cardinals 2

The Mets (32-40) salvaged the final game of the three-game series against the Cardinals (39-33) 3-2 at Busch Stadium on Wednesday afternoon. Bartolo Colon, who has been terrific his last few starts, was terrific again, pitching eight innings allowing just one run on four hits.  He only recorded one strikeout, but didn’t allow a walk […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Cardinals, 1:45 PM

An article by posted on June 18, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Cardinals, 1:45 PM

The Mets will look to avoid being swept by the St. Louis Cardinals, in a Wednesday afternoon tilt at Busch Stadium.  First pitch is scheduled for 1:45 PM. Bartolo Colon (6-5, 4.15) will look for his fifth win in his last six starts, and build on his solid 7.1 inning outing last time out.  He […]

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MMO Game Recap: Cardinals 5, Mets 2

An article by posted on June 17, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Cardinals 5, Mets 2

The Mets (31-40) dropped their second game in a row to the Cardinals (39-32) at Busch Stadium 5-2 on Tuesday night and have been outscored 11-4 so far in the series. Jon Niese, who hasn’t won a game since May 22, tossed six innings, allowing three earned runs on eight hits, while walking one and […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Cardinals, 8:15 PM

An article by posted on June 17, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Cardinals, 8:15 PM

The New York Mets are in action on Tuesday night, in the second game of the three-game series against the St. Louis Cardinals.  New York is looking to rebound from Monday night’s 6-2 loss.  First pitch is scheduled for 8:15 PM at Busch Stadium. Jon Niese (3-3, 2.54) gets the nod for the Mets, who […]

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DeGrom’s Rotation Spot Safe, Needs To Get Sharper

An article by posted on June 17, 2014 0 Comments
DeGrom’s Rotation Spot Safe, Needs To Get Sharper

Adam Rubin of ESPN NY writes that Terry Collins said rookie Jacob deGrom is not losing his rotation spot anytime soon. He just needs to get sharper. “You’ve got to make pitches against a team as good as they are,” Collins said after the Mets’ 6-2 loss to the St. Louis Cardinals on Monday night. “It’s one of those nights. […]

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Thor Returns From DL

An article by posted on June 17, 2014 0 Comments
Thor Returns From DL

Noah Syndergaard, who was on the disabled list with a sprained left shoulder, made his return for the 51s last night and didn’t fare very well. The right-hander pitched just four innings, allowing four runs on seven hits while striking out three and walking one. Syndergaard, who is widely regarded as the Mets top prospect, […]

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Travis d’Arnaud Continues His Assault On The PCL

An article by posted on June 17, 2014 0 Comments
Travis d’Arnaud Continues His Assault On The PCL

Travis d’Arnaud certainly does not seem to be taking his demotion very lightly at all. When he received the not so pleasurable news of his recent demotion, his response was “I’ve just got work to do”. And work is exactly what he’s done since the day he was sent down. d’Arnaud went 1 for 1 […]

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Eric Young Returns Without Any Right Hamstring Issues

An article by posted on June 17, 2014 0 Comments
Eric Young Returns Without Any Right Hamstring Issues

June 17 Eric Young Jr. returned to the Mets line-up on Monday in St. Louis and didn’t have any issues with the strained right hamstring that had sent him to the disabled list. “I was able to sprint out a couple of things today and everything felt good on the leg,” Young tells Adam Rubin of […]

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