Mets News & Notes

Syndergaard Decreasing His Workload, Will Toss Bullpen On Friday

An article by posted on July 13, 2016 0 Comments
Syndergaard Decreasing His Workload, Will Toss Bullpen On Friday

Over the course of the season, Noah Syndergaard has averaged 98 MPH with his fastball. Many times a game, he will throw that fastball in excess of 100 MPH. However in his last start before the All Star break, Syndergaard’s fastball velocity dropped precipitously to 91 MPH. “I’ve never seen anything like that before when […]

Continue Reading »

Featured Article: Mets Have Favorable Second-Half Schedule Ahead

An article by posted on July 13, 2016 0 Comments
Featured Article: Mets Have Favorable Second-Half Schedule Ahead

The Mets were just a .500 team in the first half of the 2015 season. It wasn’t until the second half of last year that the team transformed itself into the juggernaut that would eventually win the National League pennant and earn a trip to the World Series. This year, the Mets will hope for […]

Continue Reading »

Terry Collins Made Sure Every NL Team Played Except His Own Mets All Stars

An article by posted on July 13, 2016 0 Comments
Terry Collins Made Sure Every NL Team Played Except His Own Mets All Stars

The one benefit to having your manager managing the All Star Game is knowing that you have someone who will get you into the game at some point so you’ll have a lifelong memory to tell your friends and family about for the rest of your life. That’s usually the case in every All Star […]

Continue Reading »

All-Star Game Recap: American League 4, National League 2

An article by posted on July 12, 2016 0 Comments
All-Star Game Recap: American League 4, National League 2

The American League all-stars defeated the National League all-stars by a score of 4-2 tonight at PETCO Park. With the win, the American League secured home field advantage in the 2016 World Series. What you should know: In the top of the first inning, Kris Bryant who has 25 home runs in the regular season, […]

Continue Reading »

What Bartolo Colon’s First All-Star Team Looked Like

An article by posted on July 12, 2016 0 Comments
What Bartolo Colon’s First All-Star Team Looked Like

Terry Collins announced on Friday that Bartolo Colon will be named to the NL All-Star Team. This makes the former Cleveland Indian and Montreal Expo this year’s oldest All-Star, and will surely be one of the most talked about players in San Diego. This is the first time that Colon has made a NL All-Star […]

Continue Reading »

2016 MLB All Star Game: Starting Pitchers and Lineups, 8:00 PM on FOX

An article by posted on July 12, 2016 0 Comments
2016 MLB All Star Game: Starting Pitchers and Lineups, 8:00 PM on FOX

With Miami Marlins outfielder Giancarlo Stanton winning the 2016 Home Run Derby on Monday at Petco Park, it’s onto the featured attraction where all attention turns to San Diego, California for the 87th annual Midsummer Classic. Petco Park will host the 2016 MLB All-Star Game on Tuesday night at 8:00 PM which will air live […]

Continue Reading »

MMO Players of the Week: Grandy & deGrom Each Poised For Big Second Half

An article by posted on July 12, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Players of the Week: Grandy & deGrom Each Poised For Big Second Half

As the week before the All-Star break wrapped up, the New York Mets were looking to close the gap between the division leading Washington Nationals, as they came in to Queens for a four game set. While the Mets came back to beat the Nationals 9-7 in Thursday night’s opener, the Mets would eventually lose […]

Continue Reading »

Terry Collins Searches For A Hero

An article by posted on July 12, 2016 0 Comments
Terry Collins Searches For A Hero

The New York Mets find themselves with a record of 47-41 at the All-Star break. They sit six games behind first place Washington, and in a tie for the second Wild Card spot with Miami. Terry Collins spoke with Kevin Kernan of the New York Post Monday, on his expectations for the second half. “We came […]

Continue Reading »

Mets Set Franchise Record For Home Runs In First-Half

An article by posted on July 11, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Set Franchise Record For Home Runs In First-Half

Despite losing 3 out of 4 to the division rival Washington Nationals, the New York Mets did achieve a significant milestone as they enter the All Star break. With two home runs on Sunday, the Mets set a new franchise record for most homers in the first-half with 122, besting the previous mark of 120 […]

Continue Reading »

Mets Enjoying Highest Average Attendance Since Citi Field Debuted In 2009

An article by posted on July 11, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Enjoying Highest Average Attendance Since Citi Field Debuted In 2009

So far this season, the New York Mets are enjoying their highest average attendance since Citi Field opened in 2009. Here is how the Mets’ average attendance has looked over the last six years during Sandy Alderson’s tenure: 2011 – 30,108  (-2,293) 2012 – 28,035  (-2,073) 2013 – 26,695   (-1,340)  2014 – 24,860  (-1,835) […]

Continue Reading »

2016 Disabled List All Star Team

An article by posted on July 11, 2016 0 Comments
2016 Disabled List All Star Team

As the 2016 All Star break approaches, we are all getting ready to watch baseball’s best duke it out in San Diego. However, not all of them will be able to play, as many injured players are forced to watch from the sidelines. The All Star Game will feature many great players, but let’s take a look […]

Continue Reading »