Mets News & Notes

Gee Overcomes Challenge From Montero, Wins Fifth Starter Job

An article by posted on April 1, 2015 0 Comments
Gee Overcomes Challenge From Montero, Wins Fifth Starter Job

According to Adam Rubin of ESPN New York, veteran righthander Dillon Gee will be the Mets fifth starter based on information he received from several team sources. Despite a stiff challenge from prospect Rafael Montero, Gee will remain in the rotation as the Mets head into Opening Day. Gee could get traded within the month […]

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Rafael Montero No Longer Tipping Pitches

An article by posted on April 1, 2015 0 Comments
Rafael Montero No Longer Tipping Pitches

According to what pitching coach Dan Warthen told Kristie Ackert of the Daily News, righthander Rafael Montero was tipping his pitches last year and early this Spring. “€œHe was tipping his pitches,”€ Mets pitching coach Dan Warthen said of Montero, referring to last season and earlier this spring. “€œHorribly. That’€™s pretty much all we’ve worked […]

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Hey Lennon and Klapisch… Thanks, But No Thanks

An article by posted on April 1, 2015 0 Comments
Hey Lennon and Klapisch… Thanks, But No Thanks

Please stop. Please for God’s sake stop it. You are sitting there angrily clicking away on your laptop because Fred Wilpon didn’t give you a frigging sound-bite, a quote. You don’t care. You don’t care one bit about the NY Mets … or their fans. You just care about your little nugget … your Scooby snack … […]

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It’s Do or Die For Terry Collins and He Knows It

An article by posted on March 31, 2015 0 Comments
It’s Do or Die For Terry Collins and He Knows It

Jon Heyman of CBS Sports, says that there are a few managers on the hot seat as the 2015 baseball season begins, and many more with seats that are lukewarm or getting there. But it’s safe to say there’s only one manager where there’s a book out to verify how hot his seat is. That’s […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 2, Nationals 0

An article by posted on March 31, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 2, Nationals 0

The New York Mets traveled to Viera on Tuesday and defeated the Washington Nationals by a score of 2-0. Pitching: What a stellar performance by lefthander Jon Niese who is having himself a fantastic spring and looks to be gearing up for huge season in 2015. All he did was fire six scoreless innings, allowing […]

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MLB Commissioner Calls Wilpon A Victim That’s Been Treated Unfairly

An article by posted on March 31, 2015 0 Comments
MLB Commissioner Calls Wilpon A Victim That’s Been Treated Unfairly

Major League Baseball commissioner Rob Manfred was a guest on WFAN Radio on Tuesday and gave Mets owner Fred Wilpon another vote of confidence, portraying him as a victim who has been treated unfairly. “I do understand that that undercurrent is out there. I really don’t believe it’s fair, however. The most important point is […]

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Baseball America: Mets Have 5th Best System In MLB

An article by posted on March 31, 2015 0 Comments
Baseball America: Mets Have 5th Best System In MLB

Baseball America ranked the New York Mets with the 5th best farm system in MLB. The Mets have seen their farm ranking improve steadily as the system was restocked by Sandy and Co. and a dozen or so players from the prior regime rose to top prospect status or won regular major league jobs. Baseball […]

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

An article by posted on March 31, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Nationals, 1:05 PM

The New York Mets (17-11) travel to Viera on Tuesday to face the Washington Nationals (10-13) at 1:05 PM. LHP Jon Niese (2-0, 2.61 ERA) starts for the Mets and will oppose LHP Gio Gonzalez (0-1, 2.63 ERA) for the Nationals. No radio or TV for this game! News and Notes A day after acquiring […]

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Still No Decision On Mets Fifth Starter As Race Tightens

An article by posted on March 31, 2015 0 Comments
Still No Decision On Mets Fifth Starter As Race Tightens

After another dominant performance by Rafael Montero on Monday, the question as to who will be named the team’s fifth starter between him and Dillon Gee rages on. Montero strengthened his case with six scoreless innings against a stacked Marlins lineup, allowing just two hits, walking none and striking out six batters. It was vintage […]

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2015 Mets Opening Day Roster Projection (Version 4.0)

An article by posted on March 31, 2015 0 Comments
2015 Mets Opening Day Roster Projection (Version 4.0)

I think it’s safe to say that this is my final 2015 Opening Day Roster Projection of the preseason. Yep, that’s right, there will be no more of my roster projections for you to kick around anymore after this. Starting Lineup 1. CF Juan Lagares 2. RF Curtis Granderson 3. 3B David Wright 4. 1B […]

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