Mets News & Notes

Dilson Herrera Not Close To Returning

An article by posted on May 25, 2015 0 Comments
Dilson Herrera Not Close To Returning

Mets second baseman Dilson Herrera is not close to a return from the disabled list, reports Adam Rubin of ESPN New York. Herrera fractured the tip of the middle finger on his right hand during infield drills on May 15th, and Terry Collins told the media Sunday that the 21 year-old remains in a splint, […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 6, Phillies 3

An article by posted on May 25, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 6, Phillies 3

The Mets (25-21) beat the Phillies (19-28) by a score of 6-3 on Monday afternoon at Citi Field. Bartolo Colon pitched well for the Mets after a horrendous performance his last time out. The newly-minted 42 year-old allowed three runs on six hits and two walks in six innings, striking out six. The Mets got […]

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Memorial Day Game Thread: Phillies vs Mets, 1:10 PM

An article by posted on May 25, 2015 0 Comments
Memorial Day Game Thread: Phillies vs Mets, 1:10 PM

After being swept by the Pirates in Pittsburgh this weekend, the New York Mets return home to Citi Field for the start of a three game series with the Philadelphia Phillies. Bartolo Colon (6-3, 4.85), who turned 42 on Sunday, opposes Phillies rookie Severino Gonzalez (2-1, 7.11) in a 1:10 PM Memorial Day matchup. Danny […]

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Why Do Mets Have Such An Inordinate Amount Of Injuries?

An article by posted on May 25, 2015 0 Comments
Why Do Mets Have Such An Inordinate Amount Of Injuries?

The following is a conversation between Gary Cohen and Keith Hernandez that I transcribed from Sunday’s Mets vs Pirates broadcast. The two of them spent about 15 minutes discussing why Mets players suffer so many injuries to their muscles, joints and ligaments. Gary: For all that this Mets organization has done to minimize injuries, including […]

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Duda and Lagares Will Be In Today’s Lineup

An article by posted on May 25, 2015 0 Comments
Duda and Lagares Will Be In Today’s Lineup

Update: The team announced that both Lucas Duda and Juan Lagares are in today’s lineup. Lucas Duda and Juan Lagares who both missed Sunday’s game in Pittsburgh are hoping to return to the lineup on Monday. (New York Post) Duda had tightness in his right hamstring from running the bases on Saturday’s game and Lagares […]

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Mets Not In On Casey McGehee

An article by posted on May 24, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Not In On Casey McGehee

11:00 PM Update: Team source tells Adam Rubin that Mets have no interest in McGehee. Sorry, Garry, but it’s probably for the best… 3:00 PM Original Post Third baseman Casey McGehee was designated for assignment by the San Francisco Giants on Sunday. Acquired in a trade with the Miami Marlins this past offseason to replace […]

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Mets Recall Danny Muno, Option Johnny Monell

An article by posted on May 24, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Recall Danny Muno, Option Johnny Monell

The Mets announced they have called up infielder Daniel Muno from Triple-A Las Vegas. This will be the second time around for Muno, who had one hit in six plate appearances for the Mets earlier this season. He was hitting .280 with one home run and 12 RBI in 100 at-bats for Las Vegas on the year. […]

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MMO Game Recap: Pirates 9, Mets 1

An article by posted on May 24, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Pirates 9, Mets 1

The Mets (24-21) were swept out of Pittsburgh this afternoon by the Pirates (21-22) by a score of 9-1. In the series, the Mets were outscored by their opposition 21-4, and struck out 38 times in only 27 innings. It is also the first time since 1969 that three Pirates starters in a row have […]

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Frustrated Gee Says Mets Have Him “Wasting Bullets”

An article by posted on May 24, 2015 0 Comments
Frustrated Gee Says Mets Have Him “Wasting Bullets”

After learning that he will make one more minor-league rehab start with Double-A Binghamton on Wednesday, an exasperated and frustrated Dillon Gee told reporters that the Mets have him “wasting bullets.” Initially expected to rejoin the rotation this week, and after tossing 6.1 scoreless innings for St. Lucie on Thursday, the Mets unexpectedly squashed that […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Pirates, 1:35 PM

An article by posted on May 24, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Pirates, 1:35 PM

The New York Mets will try to salvage a win against the Pittsburgh Pirates and avoid getting swept this afternoon at 1:35 PM at PNC Park. Jonathon Niese (3-4, 3.72) will oppose left-hander Francisco Liriano (1-4, 4.15) in Sunday’s finale. Juan Lagares was scratched with lingering pain under his arm. He was replaced by Darrell […]

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