Tag: April

Good Chance Rene Rivera Catches Syndergaard Opening Day

An article by posted on 24/03/2017 0 Comments
Good Chance Rene Rivera Catches Syndergaard Opening Day

The Houston Astros stole four bases on four attempts against the combination of New York Mets pitcher Noah Syndergaard and catcher Travis d’Arnaud. After the game Terry Collins had this to say about the possibility of Rene Rivera catching Syndergaard on Opening Day: “There’s a good chance, certainly a possibility.” The Mets open the season […]

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Darling Suggests Conforto Should Start Over Bruce

An article by posted on 05/03/2017 0 Comments
Darling Suggests Conforto Should Start Over Bruce

Gary Apple and Ron Darling had a spirited give and take during Friday’s 11-3 spring training win over the Astros about Michael Conforto and his possible place on the New York Mets opening day roster. While the Jay Bruce saga has been discussed and argued to death, there is little possibility he will not be on […]

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Noah Syndergaard Will Officially Get Opening Day Start

An article by posted on 16/02/2017 0 Comments
Noah Syndergaard Will Officially Get Opening Day Start

According to multiple reports, New York Mets manager Terry Collins announced that right-handed pitcher Noah Syndergaard will be the Opening Day starter. Syndergaard, 24, went 14-9 with a 2.60 ERA, 1.15 WHIP, 10.7 K/9 and a major league leading 2.29 FIP in the 2016 season. He was an All-Star, finished eighth in the Cy Young […]

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Mets Spring Into Action With Hope and Excitement

An article by posted on 12/02/2017 0 Comments
Mets Spring Into Action With Hope and Excitement

Only two days ago, Mother Nature dumped about a foot of snow on New York City as temperatures dropped into the teens. But meanwhile in Port St. Lucie, Florida the sun is shining bright, the grass is green and freshly cut, and best of all baseball is officially back at Tradition Field, the Spring Training […]

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ESPN Announces First Half Sunday Night Baseball: Three Mets Games

An article by posted on 21/12/2016 0 Comments
ESPN Announces First Half Sunday Night Baseball: Three Mets Games

ESPN has announced their Sunday Night Baseball schedule for the first half of 2017; three will feature the Mets. April 9: vs. Miami Marlins April 23: vs. Washington Nationals May 28: @ Pittsburgh Pirates These games will start at 8 PM as per usual. The April games are not difficult schedule wise, however following the […]

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MMO Free Agent Profile: Steve Pearce, UT

An article by posted on 10/11/2016 0 Comments
MMO Free Agent Profile: Steve Pearce, UT

Steve Pearce Position: Utility Bats: Right – Throws: Right Born: April 13, 1983 (Age 33) Last offseason the New York Mets failed to bring in a veteran that could play multiple spots off the bench and instead Eric Campbell was on the opening day roster. Pearce will be a free agent for the second straight […]

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2016 Mets Report Cards: Neil Walker, 2B

An article by posted on 08/11/2016 0 Comments
2016 Mets Report Cards: Neil Walker, 2B

NEIL WALKER, 2B Player Data:  Age: 31, B/T: S/R, Free Agent: 2017 2016 Primary Stats: .282/.347/.476, 23 HR, 55 RBI, 458 PA 2016 Review:   Like most of the Mets, it was an up and down season for Neil Walker.  Also like most of the Mets (at least it seemed like most of the Mets), he […]

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Mets Release 2017 Regular Season Schedule

An article by posted on 14/09/2016 0 Comments
Mets Release 2017 Regular Season Schedule

The New York Mets have released their full regular season schedule for next year, which spans from April 3 to October 1. They will open the year with series against the Braves and Marlins at Citi Field. All 25 April games will be against NL East rivals. The Mets and Yankees will continue the recent […]

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Farewell to Choo Choo

An article by posted on 19/08/2016 0 Comments
Farewell to Choo Choo

Upon return from a family vacation, I learned that Choo Choo Coleman had passed this week of Cancer down in Orangeburg, South Carolina. Younger Mets fans probably know little of Clarence “Choo Choo” Coleman who was a member of the original 1962 Mets and played for the team for parts of three seasons in the […]

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Addison Reed’s June Swoon

An article by posted on 25/06/2016 0 Comments
Addison Reed’s June Swoon

Before Thursday night’s disaster, the Mets were 34-1 when they were leading after seven innings.  After Addison Reed grooved one down the heart of the plate to Adonis Garcia, the Mets record is now 34-2 when leading after seven innings.  It’s hard to get on Reed for the loss as he has been so good this year.  In […]

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