Mets News & Notes

Rafael Montero Pitches For His Future, Dominates Cubs

An article by posted on August 18, 2014 0 Comments
Rafael Montero Pitches For His Future, Dominates Cubs

While Rafael Montero has only made six starts in his young major league career, it seems like we’ve been talking about him for a while. With other dominant young arms in the Mets farm system, Montero is often the forgotten man. Yesterday, he reminded us how he pitched to a 2.63 ERA over four seasons […]

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Mets Minors Report: Syndergaard And Matz Were Solid In Losses, Morris Still Shutting Down Batters

An article by posted on August 18, 2014 0 Comments
Mets Minors Report: Syndergaard And Matz Were Solid In Losses, Morris Still Shutting Down Batters

Last Night’s Quick Scores Omaha 4, Las Vegas 0 Reading 1, Binghamton 0 Bradenton 4, St. Lucie 0 Savannah 3, Greenville 2 Brooklyn 7, Vermont 3  Kingsport 4, Greeneville 3 - 12 innings Minor League Notes Noah Syndergaard threw five innings, giving up just two runs on three hits, walked three and struck out eight. He […]

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MMO Game Recap: Cubs 2, Mets 1

An article by posted on August 17, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Cubs 2, Mets 1

The New York Mets (59-66) took on the Chicago Cubs (52-71) this afternoon at Citi Field, for the third game of a four game series. Rafael Montero was looking for his first major league victory, and was opposed by Cubs ace Jake Arrieta. What you should know: Rafael Montero pitched the best outing of his […]

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MMO Game Thread: Cubs vs Mets, 1:10 PM

An article by posted on August 17, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Cubs vs Mets, 1:10 PM

The Mets look to win their third straight game as they continue their wraparound series this afternoon against the Cubs at Citi Field. Rafael Montero (0-3, 6.12 ERA) makes what is expected to be his final start filling in for Jacob deGrom and will be opposed by Jake Arrieta (6-4, 2.77) for the Cubs. David Wright was struck in his left shoulder by […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 7, Cubs 3

An article by posted on August 16, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 7, Cubs 3

The Mets beat the Chicago Cubs for the second straight night by the score of 7-3 at Citi Field. Jon Niese started and pitched impressively, holding the Cubs to three runs in six-plus innings, scattering seven hits and two walks while striking out six batters. Niese got the victory and now has back-to-back quality starts after […]

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MMO Game Thread: Cubs vs Mets, 7:10 PM

An article by posted on August 16, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Cubs vs Mets, 7:10 PM

Tonight the Mets look to build on their series opening win against the Cubs as they send Jonathan Niese (6-8, 3.46) to the hill against Dan Straily (1-2, 4.93). In his last start Niese earned his first win since returning from the disabled list in the Mets’ 5-3 victory over the Philies on August 11th […]

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Source Says Javier Baez Is More Realistic Trade Option For Mets

An article by posted on August 16, 2014 0 Comments
Source Says Javier Baez Is More Realistic Trade Option For Mets

A source familiar with the Mets’ plans recently suggested that Cubs shortstop Javier Baez might be a more realistic acquisition by the Mets, although he too would be costly in a trade with the Cubs. This according to a report on ESPN New York who also say that the Mets are not believed to be willing to […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 3, Cubs 2

An article by posted on August 15, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 3, Cubs 2

The Mets snapped their three game losing streak and defeated the Chicago Cubs by a score of 3-2 tonight at Citi Field.  All of the Mets offense came from a three run blast by outfielder Eric Campbell, his second home run of the season. Zack Wheeler started and tossed 6.2 innings, allowing just two runs […]

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MMO Game Thread: Cubs vs Mets, 7:10 PM

An article by posted on August 15, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Cubs vs Mets, 7:10 PM

After getting swept by the Washington Nationals, the Mets will try to regroup against the Chicago Cubs in a four-game wraparound series at Citi Field. Zack Wheeler (7-8, 3.53 ERA) opposes left-hander Travis Wood (7-9, 4.86) in Friday night’s 7:10 PM opener. Wheeler is 4-0 with a 1.93 ERA (11 earned runs/51.1 innings) in his last […]

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DeGrom Feels Good, Montero Expected To Make Two More Starts

An article by posted on August 15, 2014 0 Comments
DeGrom Feels Good, Montero Expected To Make Two More Starts

Mets rookie righthander Jacob deGrom told reporters yesterday that he is feeling better since being placed on the disabled list with rotator cuff tendinitis. He was scheduled to throw a bullpen on Thursday, but the Mets decided to hold off until this weekend. However, deGrom says he feels much stronger than he did a week ago and expects […]

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