Mets News & Notes

Alderson: Harvey Has Done Everything We Asked, Unfair To Put Any Of This On Him

An article by posted on September 21, 2015 0 Comments
Alderson: Harvey Has Done Everything We Asked, Unfair To Put Any Of This On Him

A quick update and some thoughts… Speaking to reporters at a Military Monday event this afternoon, Mets GM Sandy Alderson said that Matt Harvey is committed to pitching whenever they ask him to, but that it’s the team that has to figure out the best way to use him. “If we ask him to do […]

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MMO Game Thread: Braves vs Mets, 7:10 PM (Braving The Storm!)

An article by posted on September 21, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Braves vs Mets, 7:10 PM (Braving The Storm!)

The New York Mets will try to shake off a couple of losses against the Yankees as the thy take on the Atlanta Braves tonight for the start of a three-game series at Citi Field. The Mets will turn to left-hander Jon Niese (8-10, 4.31) to be the stopper while he opposes right-hander Shelby Miller (5-15, 3.00) for […]

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Blame the Bullpen for Last Night’s Loss

An article by posted on September 21, 2015 0 Comments
Blame the Bullpen for Last Night’s Loss

Blame whoever you want. Blame Terry Collins. Blame Scott Boras. Heck, even blame Matt Harvey if you want. But really it’s the bullpen you should be pointing fingers at this morning. Last night, after Matt Harvey pitched five dazzling innings of one-hit ball, he was removed from the game by his manager after throwing 77 […]

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The Z Files: Three Takeaways From Mets Subway Series Finale Loss

An article by posted on September 21, 2015 0 Comments
The Z Files: Three Takeaways From Mets Subway Series Finale Loss

The Mets gave away a 1-0 sixth inning lead through poor defense and below average bullpen performances, losing 11-2 in the rubber match of the subway series. Here are three takeaways from the loss. 1.  Matt Harvey:  5 IP, 0 R, 1 H, 7 SO, 1 BB Once again, Harvey showed sharp movement and above […]

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What It Means To Be A Mets Fan

An article by posted on September 21, 2015 0 Comments
What It Means To Be A Mets Fan

I’m not a cocky, pompous or obnoxious baseball fan. I was brought up with the game, played it the right way, and have tremendous amounts of respect for the rules of the game. I don’t brag about my team, even when they’re doing good, and I am as fair as possible, giving credit where credit […]

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Mike Piazza Believes In The 2015 Mets

An article by posted on September 21, 2015 0 Comments
Mike Piazza Believes In The 2015 Mets

Former Mets All-Star catcher Mike Piazza threw out the ceremonial first pitch before Sunday’s Subway Series finale at Citi Field. He expressed confidence in the 2015 Mets as they move closer to clinching the playoffs for the first time in nine years. “You start believing you can beat anybody, that’s the key,” said Piazza. “It […]

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MMO Game Recap: Yankees 11, Mets 2

An article by posted on September 20, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Yankees 11, Mets 2

The Mets (84-65) were defeated by the New York Yankees (82-66) by a score of 11-2 tonight at Citi Field, and in the process dropping the rubber game. With the Washington Nationals also winning this afternoon, the Mets’ magic number remains at eight, and their lead in the division shrinks to six with thirteen left […]

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DeGrom Will Not Be Skipped In Rotation, But Verrett Still Pitching Tuesday

An article by posted on September 20, 2015 0 Comments
DeGrom Will Not Be Skipped In Rotation, But Verrett Still Pitching Tuesday

Terry Collins told reporters before Sunday’s game that Mets right-hander Jacob deGrom will not skip a turn in the rotation as he had originally announced on Saturday. However, the Mets manager did not say when deGrom’s next outing would be, only that he wouldn’t be pitching on Tuesday against the Braves. Rookie right-hander Logan Verrett will start on Tuesday […]

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MMO Game Thread: Yankees vs Mets, 8:00 PM (Grudge Match!)

An article by posted on September 20, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Yankees vs Mets, 8:00 PM (Grudge Match!)

The New York Mets and New York Yankees will meet for the third and final game of their Subway Series tonight on ESPN with each team having won a game apiece. Matt Harvey (12-7, 2.88) takes the mound for the Mets after an 11-day layoff and he opposes left-hander CC Sabathia (4-9, 4.43) for the […]

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Should Cohen Cut In On Howie and Lewin For Postseason Radio Broadcasts?

An article by posted on September 20, 2015 0 Comments
Should Cohen Cut In On Howie and Lewin For Postseason Radio Broadcasts?

Bob Raissman of the Daily News doesn’t sound like a big fan of Mets TV play-by-play man Gary Cohen. Raissman ripped into Cohen, accusing him of big-footing it in 2006 when he pushed his way into the radio booth for the Mets postseason broadcasts. He hopes that doesn’t happen again this time around. “The last […]

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