Tag: 2013

DeGrom’s Frustration Boils Over

An article by posted on July 3, 2015 0 Comments
DeGrom’s Frustration Boils Over

If nothing else, Jacob deGrom proved he’s mortal after all. The reigning rookie of the year lasted just 5.1 innings against the Cubs on Thursday and allowed four runs, three earned, on seven hits, two walks and only struck out two. The loss snapped his streak of seven straight starts with at least 7.0 innings […]

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Justin Turner: The One That Got Away

An article by posted on June 27, 2015 0 Comments
Justin Turner: The One That Got Away

On December 2nd, 2013 the Mets made a decision that looms large on their current roster when they decided to non-tender Justin Turner. At the time, Turner was coming off arguably his most productive season as he set a career high in WAR at 0.8 and OPS+ at 100 despite getting only 200 at-bats while […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 3, Blue Jays 2

An article by posted on June 16, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 3, Blue Jays 2

The Mets (36-30) defeated the Blue Jays (34-32) by a score of 3-2 Tuesday night at Citi Field. Pitching: Matt Harvey looked like his 2013 self, finally putting it all together and delivering a dominant performance. He had command, velocity, and movement on all his pitches. He shut out the explosive Blue Jays over 7 […]

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Collins Wants Harvey To Be Like He Was

An article by posted on June 12, 2015 0 Comments
Collins Wants Harvey To Be Like He Was

Matt Harvey and pitching coach Dan Warthen spent Thursday watching film and working together trying to find the root of the problem plaguing the Mets right-hander over his last four starts. Warthen told Kevin Kernan of the New York Post that progress was made and two of them identified the problem. “Harvey was landing too […]

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Harvey Frustrated After Second Consecutive Loss

An article by posted on May 30, 2015 0 Comments
Harvey Frustrated After Second Consecutive Loss

Last night on Twitter one of my followers asked why we get so ramped up for Harvey Day when it so often results in a loss. I had to think about that one for a second, but thinking back to a few times this season and at least 7-8  times in 2013, he may be […]

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Michael Conforto Named FSL Player Of The Week

An article by posted on May 26, 2015 0 Comments
Michael Conforto Named FSL Player Of The Week

The Florida State League Announced today that it has named Michael Conforto its Player of the Week for the second time this season. Conforto is in the middle of an eight-game hitting streak in which he is batting .394/.474/.636 with a homer and five doubles. On the season, he is hitting .295/.358/.486 with seven homers, […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Pirates, 4:05 PM

An article by posted on May 23, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Pirates, 4:05 PM

The New York Mets and Pittsburgh Pirates will go at it again on Saturday at 4:05 PM in beautiful PNC Park. Matt Harvey (5-1, 1.98 ERA) gets the nod for the Mets and will be opposed by right-hander A.J. Burnett (3-1, 1.38) for the Bucs. Harvey has run into some hard luck of late, departing […]

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Savannah Sand Gnats Moving To Columbia, SC

An article by posted on May 22, 2015 0 Comments
Savannah Sand Gnats Moving To Columbia, SC

The Savannah Sand Gnats are moving to new grounds in Columbia, South Carolina for the 2016 season, the team announced. The Sand Gnats have been the Mets’ Class A affiliate since the 2007 season. (Anthony DiComo) The Mets Class-A affiliate will play their home games in Sprint Communications Park which will open next March. “We are […]

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Harvey Embraces His Role As Stopper

An article by posted on May 2, 2015 0 Comments
Harvey Embraces His Role As Stopper

Matt Harvey did what aces are expected to do, which was pick up his struggling Mets when they needed him most with a 4-0 gem on Friday night over the Washington Nationals. He became the fifth player in Mets history to win his first five starts of a season. The Mets went into the game losers of […]

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No Joke: Harvey Ready to Battle A-Rod and the Yanks

An article by posted on April 25, 2015 0 Comments
No Joke: Harvey Ready to Battle A-Rod and the Yanks

That’s the back cover of the Daily News featuring Matt Harvey as Batman and Alex Rodriguez as the Joker. Pretty awesome… Despite a mild ankle sprain, Harvey is full steam ahead for his start this afternoon against CC Sabathia and the New York Yankees in the Bronx. In his only other start against the Yankees, Harvey […]

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