Mets News & Notes

Niese Headed to DL, Goeddel Recalled, Gsellman Helps Save the Day

An article by posted on August 24, 2016 0 Comments
Niese Headed to DL, Goeddel Recalled, Gsellman Helps Save the Day

Mets pitcher, Jon Niese lasted just a third of an inning before leaving the game due to injury. He was replaced by rookie, Robert Gsellman, who helped navigate his team to victory in his major league debut. Niese, 29, left Tuesday’s 7-4 victory over St. Louis after feeling a pop in his left knee. In his […]

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Robert Gsellman Steps Up As Mets Beat Cardinals 7-4

An article by posted on August 23, 2016 0 Comments
Robert Gsellman Steps Up As Mets Beat Cardinals 7-4

The Mets (63-62) defeated the St. Louis Cardinals (66-58) by a score of 7-4 tonight at Busch Stadium. With the win, the Mets now sit 3.5 games out of the second wild card spot. Offense: The Mets touched up Cardinals starter Jaime Garcia very early on, as Jose Reyes lead off the game with a […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Cardinals, 8:15 PM

An article by posted on August 23, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Cardinals, 8:15 PM

Tuesday, August 23, 2016 • 8:15 p.m. (ET) Busch Stadium • St. Louis, MO LHP Jonathon Niese (8-7, 5.30) vs. LHP Jaime Garcia (10-8, 4.11) SNY • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The Mets head into St. Louis after splitting a series with the Giants. On Sunday night Syndergaard out dueled Samardzija who […]

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Series Preview: New York Mets vs. St. Louis Cardinals

An article by posted on August 23, 2016 0 Comments
Series Preview: New York Mets vs. St. Louis Cardinals

The New York Mets (62-62) will enter a three-game series against the St. Louis Cardinals (66-57) on Tuesday that will wrap up their ten-game road trip. The Mets, coming off a series split with the San Francisco Giants, are 3-4 on their current road trip and are 4.5 games behind the Cardinals for the second […]

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How the Wild Card Competition Stacks Up

An article by posted on August 23, 2016 0 Comments
How the Wild Card Competition Stacks Up

Ahead of a huge three game set against the St. Louis Cardinals, the 62-62 New York Mets are at .500 and are 4.5 games back of the Cardinals for the second Wild Card spot. Even with a good series here, nothing is guaranteed as the Mets are one of four teams currently within five games […]

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Terry Collins Wants to Return in 2017

An article by posted on August 23, 2016 0 Comments
Terry Collins Wants to Return in 2017

Terry Collins wants to return as manager of the Mets in 2017, according to a report by Marc Carig of Newsday. “If I’m back – and hopefully I am – I’ll go after it the same way,” said Collins, who has one year left on his contract. “And if I’m not, I will say thanks a […]

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The Future of the Mets Outfield Logjam

An article by posted on August 23, 2016 0 Comments
The Future of the Mets Outfield Logjam

When the New York Mets traded for Jay Bruce, it made a logjam in the outfield even worse. What makes matters worse is it’s a problem that doesn’t seem to be going anywhere soon. The Mets could have six MLB-caliber outfielders under contract next season, and it’s likely a problem they will need to solve […]

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Mets Promote Pitching Prospect Robert Gsellman

An article by posted on August 22, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Promote Pitching Prospect Robert Gsellman

With the Mets putting Steven Matz on the disabled list with a mild strain in his rotator cuff, the Mets are promoting Robert Gsellman from AAA Las Vegas. The 23-year old Gsellman was the Mets 2011 13th round draft pick out of Westchester High School in Los Angeles, CA. He started the year with AA Binghamton, and he worked […]

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Steven Matz Heading to DL with Shoulder Tightness

An article by posted on August 22, 2016 0 Comments
Steven Matz Heading to DL with Shoulder Tightness

According to beat reporters Matt Ehalt and Adam Rubin, the New York Mets will place left-hander Steven Matz on the disabled list with “shoulder tightness.” Matz was diagnosed with a mild strain and rotator cuff inflammation during an examination with team doctors on Monday in New York and the team says an MRI revealed no structural […]

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Cespedes Returns With A Bang, Revives Mets’ Playoff Hopes

An article by posted on August 22, 2016 0 Comments
Cespedes Returns With A Bang, Revives Mets’ Playoff Hopes

Yoenis Cespedes really knows how to make an entrance. Fresh off a 15 day stint on the disabled list, Cespedes returned with a bang this weekend, blasting three mammoth home runs while driving in five and helping the Mets end their west coast swing on a high note with two straight wins. I think it’s […]

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Strawberry Is Trying to Save Gooden’s Life

An article by posted on August 22, 2016 0 Comments
Strawberry Is Trying to Save Gooden’s Life

After the 30 for 30 special entitled “Doc and Darryl,” many Mets fans came away from the documentary feeling that while Darryl Strawberry had turned his life around, many feared that Dwight Gooden had not. Many feared that trouble still lied ahead for the once great Met phenom. Unfortunately, as it turns out, those fears […]

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