Tag: April

Memorial Day Game Thread: Phillies vs Mets, 1:10 PM

An article by posted on May 25, 2015 0 Comments
Memorial Day Game Thread: Phillies vs Mets, 1:10 PM

After being swept by the Pirates in Pittsburgh this weekend, the New York Mets return home to Citi Field for the start of a three game series with the Philadelphia Phillies. Bartolo Colon (6-3, 4.85), who turned 42 on Sunday, opposes Phillies rookie Severino Gonzalez (2-1, 7.11) in a 1:10 PM Memorial Day matchup. Danny […]

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The Mets Offense Is Broken

An article by posted on May 25, 2015 0 Comments
The Mets Offense Is Broken

Over the first few weeks of the season, the Mets’ pitching was spectacular. It kept the team in the game every night, allowing the offense to do just enough to win. During the Mets’ 11-game winning streak in April, they won only once by more than four runs. However, you can’t count on a pitching […]

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Nats Pull Into First-Place Tie With Mets, Sandy Says No Trades Coming

An article by posted on May 20, 2015 0 Comments
Nats Pull Into First-Place Tie With Mets, Sandy Says No Trades Coming

In stunning fashion, the Washington Nationals came from behind to beat the New York Yankees 8-6 on a two-run walk-off homer by first baseman Ryan Zimmerman in the 10th inning. Zimmerman hit his shot off of Yankees closer Andrew Miller, who had not allowed a run all season. The win lifted the hard-charging Nationals to […]

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Nationals Pull Within Half Game Of Mets, Sandy Preaches Patience

An article by posted on May 16, 2015 0 Comments
Nationals Pull Within Half Game Of Mets, Sandy Preaches Patience

Here come the Washington Nationals… In 18 days they’ve climbed back from eight games behind the first place Mets to within a half game of the top spot. How did they do it? They’ve won 13 of their last 17 games. Next week they get their top offensive star back, Anthony Rendon, who started baseball […]

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Carlyle Placed On DL, Leathersich Brought Up

An article by posted on May 14, 2015 0 Comments
Carlyle Placed On DL, Leathersich Brought Up

As expected, Mets reliever Buddy Carlyle landed on the DL after experiencing lower back and hamstring issues following Monday’s game when he last pitched. Replacing him will be lefty Jack Leathersich who was brought back from Triple-A Las Vegas. Leathersich will be available beginning in Thursday’s game. Leathersich appeared in two games for the Mets […]

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Mets Minors: Carrillo, Matz, Cecilliani Are Red Hot

An article by posted on May 11, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Minors: Carrillo, Matz, Cecilliani Are Red Hot

Who’s Hot (AAA,AA) Steven Matz – Las Vegas. Matz could just as easily have earned the promotion to the Mets when Gee ended up on the disabled list. Over his last 5 appearances (4 starts) dating back to April 19th, he’s 4-0 with a 1.13 ERA while striking out 36 batters in 32 innings and […]

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Mets Had Chance To Make A Statement Against Nationals

An article by posted on May 4, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Had Chance To Make A Statement Against Nationals

It was supposed to be our chance to make a statement. On Thursday I called it the first must win series of the season. But instead of riding high this weekend, the Mets lost three of four to the Washington Nationals and we dropped our third consecutive series while losing seven of our last 10 […]

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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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Danny Muno Optioned To Make Room For Rafael Montero

An article by posted on April 27, 2015 0 Comments
Danny Muno Optioned To Make Room For Rafael Montero

After Monday night’s exciting comeback win against the Miami Marlins, the Mets officially recalled RHP Rafael Montero from Triple-A Las Vegas. To make room for Montero on the active roster, the Mets optioned infielder Daniel Muno to Triple-A Las Vegas. Muno was 1-for-6 with a stolen base in four games since he joined the team […]

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Viewership Wars: Mets Are Gaining On The Yankees

An article by posted on April 27, 2015 0 Comments
Viewership Wars: Mets Are Gaining On The Yankees

Richard Sandomir of the New York Times reports that since SNY went on the air in 2006, Mets viewership has nearly always lagged behind the Yankees on YES. “This is hardly a revelation: In nearly all of those seasons, the Mets performed poorly while the Yankees, with one World Series championship in 2009, were always […]

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