Mets News & Notes

Great Expectations: The Yo Show Returns

An article by posted on September 22, 2015 0 Comments
Great Expectations: The Yo Show Returns

Yoenis Cespedes looks to be getting back on track with a very nice night at the plate against the Atlanta Braves on Monday. The Yo Show returned with a 3-for-4 performance that included two doubles and a single. Yoenis was mired in an 0-for-19 slump before doubling on Sunday off CC Sabathia. His double on […]

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Jon Niese Delivers 6 Shutout Innings, Will He Make Playoff Rotation?

An article by posted on September 22, 2015 0 Comments
Jon Niese Delivers 6 Shutout Innings, Will He Make Playoff Rotation?

After a demoralizing loss to the Yankees on Sunday, Jon Niese responded with a strong performance last night in the Mets’ 4-0 victory over the Braves. He pitched six scoreless innings while striking out two to earn his ninth win of the season. What really stood out was how effectively he used his curve to […]

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Michael Conforto Caps Off Big Day With Eighth Home Run

An article by posted on September 22, 2015 0 Comments
Michael Conforto Caps Off Big Day With Eighth Home Run

What a day for Mets rookie Michael Conforto. Only a few hours after being honored at Citi Field on Monday with a Sterling Award for being named the organization’s Minor League Player of the Year, the 22-year-old left fielder blasted his eighth home run of the season in the Mets 4-0 win over the Atlanta […]

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Conforto Homers As Mets Defeat Braves 4-0

An article by posted on September 21, 2015 0 Comments
Conforto Homers As Mets Defeat Braves 4-0

The Mets (85-65) defeated the Braves (60-91) by a score of 4-0 Monday night at Citi Field in New York. Pitching: Jon Niese started for the Mets and was fantastic. No, there are no typos in that sentence, he really was good! He tossed 6 scoreless innings, allowing only 3 hits and 2 walks while […]

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Collins Is Still Fuming, Says Harvey and deGrom Will Start Against Reds

An article by posted on September 21, 2015 0 Comments
Collins Is Still Fuming, Says Harvey and deGrom Will Start Against Reds

According to some of the beat writers on Twitter, manager Terry Collins was still pretty agitated and hot about last night when he showed up at the clubhouse this evening. The anger was not directed at Matt Harvey, Sandy Alderson, or anyone else, writes Anthony DiComo, but just sheer frustration about the entire situation. “Matt’s […]

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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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