Mets News & Notes

A Wild Week Ahead

An article by posted on September 25, 2016 0 Comments
A Wild Week Ahead

With Saturday’s 10-8 loss to the Philadelphia Phillies, the Mets entered into a virtual dead heat with the Giants and Cardinals in the NL Wild Card race. Both the Giants and Cards won their respective games on Saturday. The Mets and Giants now hold a half game lead over the Cardinals for the two Wild […]

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Nationals Clinch NL East Title

An article by posted on September 25, 2016 0 Comments
Nationals Clinch NL East Title

With the Mets’ loss to the Phillies this evening and a win of their own, the Washington Nationals have officially clinched the National League East title, their third in five years. Washington earned a 6-1 victory over the Pirates tonight, getting big contributions at the plate from Stephen Drew and Jayson Werth while squeezing 5.1 […]

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Mets Rally Falls Short, Phillies Prevail 10-8

An article by posted on September 24, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Rally Falls Short, Phillies Prevail 10-8

Despite displaying some tremendous heart after falling behind 10-0 to the Phillies early, the Mets tacked on eighth runs but it wasn’t enough as they lost 10-8 tonight at Citi Field. Pitching Sean Gilmartin got the start for the Mets and had himself a nightmarish first inning, letting up five earned runs on four hits […]

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Collins: Flores Could Miss Rest Of Regular Season

An article by posted on September 24, 2016 0 Comments
Collins: Flores Could Miss Rest Of Regular Season

Terry Collins told reporters on Saturday that Wilmer Flores could miss the rest of the regular season due to his ailing wrist injury. Flores told reporters that he plans on trying to take swings on Sunday and will try to see how he feels after that, but he remains worried about the bone bruise in […]

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

An article by posted on September 24, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Phillies vs Mets, 7:10 PM

Saturday, September 24, 2016 • 7:10 p.m. Citi Field • Flushing, N.Y. RHP Alec Asher (1-0, 2.16) vs. LHP Sean Gilmartin (0-0, 4.76) SNY • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM A day after the epic bat flip, the Mets won again beating the Phillies 10-5 escaping trouble a few times in the game […]

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Spin Rate On Seth Lugo’s Curveball Is Better Than Anybody’s

An article by posted on September 24, 2016 0 Comments
Spin Rate On Seth Lugo’s Curveball Is Better Than Anybody’s

Since the time Noah Syndergaard first appeared on the mound for the Mets, we have constantly heard how he throws more 100 MPH fastballs than anybody in the sport.  He is repeating it all over again as fans stare in awe at the radar gun readings with each fastball Syndergaard unleashes.  Fact is when it […]

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Hansel Robles Gave the Bullpen a Much Needed Break

An article by posted on September 24, 2016 0 Comments
Hansel Robles Gave the Bullpen a Much Needed Break

With the bullpen being completely taxed heading into Friday night’s game, the Mets needed someone to step up to provide some relief. Hansel Robles was up to that task in Friday night’s 10-5 win over Philadelphia. In what seemed like another game between the Mets and Phillies that included unlimited pitching changes, Robles was finally […]

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Michael Conforto Proved He Belongs Friday Night

An article by posted on September 24, 2016 0 Comments
Michael Conforto Proved He Belongs Friday Night

New York Mets outfielder, Michael Conforto was given a rare opportunity to start Friday night. He made the best of that opportunity. Conforto was 2-for-3 on the night, including a three-run homer that helped break the game open for the Mets. The homer was his first since August 7. “That at-bat really is kind of […]

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Mets Double Up The Phillies 10-5

An article by posted on September 23, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Double Up The Phillies 10-5

The New York Mets (82-72) defeated the Philadelphia Phillies (69-85) by a score of 10-5 tonight at Citi Field and have assured themselves a winning record with their 82nd win. Pitching: Participation Day! Gabriel Ynoa started this game for the Mets. In what seems like forever ago, Ynoa tossed two innings, but was removed after […]

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Noah Syndergaard Scratched From Saturday’s Start

An article by posted on September 23, 2016 0 Comments
Noah Syndergaard Scratched From Saturday’s Start

According to Marc Carig, Noah Syndergaard will be scratched from tomorrow’s start due to strep throat. Sean Gilmartin will be starting in his place. While this doesn’t have the same impact as Steven Matz being done for the year, Syndergaard having to miss a start is a blow to the Mets chances of claiming one […]

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