Mets News & Notes

Neil Walker Readies For Emotional Pittsburgh Return

An article by posted on June 6, 2016 0 Comments
Neil Walker Readies For Emotional Pittsburgh Return

Pittsburgh native, Neil Walker readies for his return tonight to the “steel city,” to face a team he spent his entire career with until this season. He was born in the city that drafted him in 2004, a fairytale story for a hometown hero.  Walker grew up a fan of the Pirates and it was […]

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Miami Heat: Matt Harvey’s 98 MPH Fastball Not Enough To Beat Fiery Jose Fernandez

An article by posted on June 6, 2016 0 Comments
Miami Heat: Matt Harvey’s 98 MPH Fastball Not Enough To Beat Fiery Jose Fernandez

On a day when the Dark Knight displayed his former 98 mph fastball, he was out-dueled in the Miami sun by his counterpart, Jose Fernandez, who matched his career high 14 strikeouts en route to a 1-0 masterpiece over the Mets. A resurgent Matt Harvey kept his cronies in the game for seven strong innings, […]

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Juan Lagares Headed to NYC for MRI on Injured Thumb

An article by posted on June 5, 2016 0 Comments
Juan Lagares Headed to NYC for MRI on Injured Thumb

After finally seeing a doctor on Sunday, Juan Lagares was diagnosed with a sprained left thumb, Terry Collins told reporters. Instead of flying with his teammates to Pittsburgh, Lagares will instead take a flight to New York for further examination by the team’s medical staff and an MRI. Original Report Juan Lagares made another one […]

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MMO Game Recap: Fernandez Outduels Harvey As Mets Fall 1-0 To Marlins

An article by posted on June 5, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Fernandez Outduels Harvey As Mets Fall 1-0 To Marlins

The New York Mets (31-23) were unable to complete the sweep and were shutout 1-0 by the Miami Marlins (29-27) this afternoon at Marlins Park. Sunday’s finale in Miami, was everything you could ask for in what was billed as a marquee pitching matchup as Marlins ace Jose Fernandez dueled Mets right-hander Matt Harvey. Unfortunately […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Marlins, 1:10 PM (Sweep Dreams!)

An article by posted on June 5, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Marlins, 1:10 PM (Sweep Dreams!)

Sunday, June 5, 2016 • 1:10 p.m. Marlins Park • Miami, FL RHP Matt Harvey (4-7, 5.37 ERA) vs. RHP Jose Fernandez (8-2, 2.53) WPIX • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The Mets took the most difficult path possible to bring themselves to a sweep opportunity today. Yesterday they lost Cespedes, Lagares and […]

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Addison Reed Has Been Lights Out

An article by posted on June 5, 2016 0 Comments
Addison Reed Has Been Lights Out

When the Mets acquired Addison Reed last season, not many people were expecting him to be a dominant relief pitcher. He had an ERA over 4.00 during his career for the Diamondbacks and White Sox, but something clicked for Reed ever since coming to New York. In 15 innings in September last year, Reed posted a 1.17 […]

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Matt Harvey Looks To Take Another Step Forward

An article by posted on June 5, 2016 0 Comments
Matt Harvey Looks To Take Another Step Forward

After a tumultous start to the season, Matt Harvey put forth the best start of his season against the Chicago White Sox on Monday. Seven scoreless innings, two hits and six strikeouts, you could not have asked for a better start in a high-pressure situation. The road gets no easier for Harvey as he looks […]

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Mets Reserves Key Victory Against Fish; Win 6-4

An article by posted on June 4, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Reserves Key Victory Against Fish; Win 6-4

The Mets (31-23) defeated the Miami Marlins (29-27) by a score of 6-4 today at Marlins Park, and in the process, secured the series victory. Pitching: Bartolo Colon toed the rubber for the Mets this evening, and despite getting hit hard, was able to limit the damage and hold the Marlins to just two runs […]

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Cespedes Scratched With Sore Hip, Replaced By Conforto

An article by posted on June 4, 2016 0 Comments
Cespedes Scratched With Sore Hip, Replaced By Conforto

With just a few minutes to go before the first pitch on Saturday against the Miami Marlins, the New York Mets scratched outfielder Yoenis Cespedes from the lineup and replaced him with Michael Conforto. The Mets later announced that Cespedes is suffering from a sore right hip and described his status as day-to-day. Cespedes, who […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Marlins, 4:10 PM

An article by posted on June 4, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Marlins, 4:10 PM

Saturday, June 4, 2016 • 4:10 p.m. Marlins Park • Miami, FL RHP Bartolo Colon (4-3, 3.39) vs. LHP Justin Nicolino (2-3, 4.50) SNY • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The Mets needed that win last night. After losing a couple of games in a row, and then learning that team captain David […]

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Wilmer Flores Looks To Make The Best Of Opportunity

An article by posted on June 4, 2016 0 Comments
Wilmer Flores Looks To Make The Best Of Opportunity

With the absence of David Wright for an extended time due to injury, Wilmer Flores has been given the opportunity to man third-base. Prior to last night’s 6-2 win over the Miami Marlins, Flores spoke of being thankful for a steady opportunity. “You don’t want to have anybody get hurt,” Flores said. “It happened. Since I […]

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