Mets News & Notes

Carlyle Placed On DL, Leathersich Brought Up

An article by posted on May 14, 2015 0 Comments
Carlyle Placed On DL, Leathersich Brought Up

As expected, Mets reliever Buddy Carlyle landed on the DL after experiencing lower back and hamstring issues following Monday’s game when he last pitched. Replacing him will be lefty Jack Leathersich who was brought back from Triple-A Las Vegas. Leathersich will be available beginning in Thursday’s game. Leathersich appeared in two games for the Mets […]

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MMO Game Recap: Cubs 2, Mets 1

An article by posted on May 13, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Cubs 2, Mets 1

The Mets (20-14) fell to the Cubs (18-15) 2-1 tonight although despite a spectacular game from the Dark Knight. Matt Harvey pitched seven strong innings, allowing three hits, two walks and no earned runs while striking out nine Cubs. Carlos Torres came in to pitch the 8th. He gave up a one-out single to Addison […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Cubs, 8:05 PM

An article by posted on May 13, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Cubs, 8:05 PM

The Mets (20-13) and Cubs (17-15) play game three of their four-game series at Wrigley Field on Wednesday at 8:05 PM. After losing two straight to the Cubs, the Mets hope that Matt Harvey (5-1, 2.72 ERA) can help salvage a split. He will be opposed by right-hander Jason Hammel (3-1, 3.52). Matt Harvey has […]

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Mets Rank Near Bottom In Most Offensive Categories

An article by posted on May 13, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Rank Near Bottom In Most Offensive Categories

Since the end of their 11-game winning streak on April 24th, the Mets have averaged just three runs a game and posted a .224 average, both are ranked dead last in the NL. Here are some disturbing trends: Leading off an inning the Mets are batting .193 with a .278 on-base percentage in 284 plate […]

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Mets Minor League Recap: Dom Smith Knocks In 4, Verrett Picks Up Win, Boyd Three Hits

An article by posted on May 13, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Minor League Recap: Dom Smith Knocks In 4, Verrett Picks Up Win, Boyd Three Hits

Las Vegas (23-10) 12, Sacramento 8 Matthew Bowman made his return from a short stint on the DL and was not sharp as he lasted only 3 innings giving on five hits, four walks, HR, striking out only two. Bowman’s struggles put the 51′s in an early 5-0 hole heading into the bottom of the […]

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Morning Grind: “Thorsday” Takeaways

An article by posted on May 13, 2015 0 Comments
Morning Grind: “Thorsday” Takeaways

In case you missed it (you didn’t), Noah Syndergaard made his MLB debut last night in Chicago, in a game the Mets lost 6-1. Noah allowed three runs on six hits and four walks (one intentional) in 5.1 innings, striking out six. So, what to make of it? Not Bad:┬áNot exactly the loftiest of standards […]

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Collins Says He Will Continue to Use Alex Torres In Big Spots

An article by posted on May 13, 2015 0 Comments
Collins Says He Will Continue to Use Alex Torres In Big Spots

Despite another wild outing by Alex Torres, Terry Collins doesn’t seem to be losing faith in the Mets enigmatic lefty. Collins says that he will continue to use Torres in high pressure situations. “That’s what he’s here to do,” Collins said. (Mike Vorkunov) Torres allowed a run and walked three batters during last night’s appearance. […]

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Bleacher Creatures Aren’t Just In New York

An article by posted on May 13, 2015 0 Comments
Bleacher Creatures Aren’t Just In New York

What is with all these night games, Cubbies? I thought it was an actual city ordinance that you can only have a certain amount of them in a week. Are the extra bleachers corralling the sound and not letting it escape into those Chicago neighborhoods? Old Kauffman Stadium, before the 200+ million dollar renovation, had […]

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MMO Game Recap: Cubs 6, Mets 1

An article by posted on May 12, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Cubs 6, Mets 1

The New York Mets (20-13) were beaten by the Chicago Cubs (17-15) by a score of 6-1 on Tuesday night. Pitching: Noah Syndergaard made his Major League debut tonight, turning in an impressive but uneven start. After striking out Dexter Fowler, the first big league batter he faced, he went 5.1 innings, allowing 3 ER […]

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Carlyle Could Be Heading To DL

An article by posted on May 12, 2015 0 Comments
Carlyle Could Be Heading To DL

New York Mets reliever Buddy Carlyle (5.63 ERA) may be headed to the disabled list according to Manager Terry Collins. Carlyle was pulled from Monday’s game against the Chicago Cubs after his lower back tightened and he experienced spasms. “He needed help to get down the steps when his back tightened up and his hamstring […]

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