Tag: April

Rafael Montero Tosses Three Scoreless Innings

An article by posted on July 20, 2015 0 Comments
Rafael Montero Tosses Three Scoreless Innings

Rafael Montero tossed three scoreless innings on Monday, allowing just three hits while striking out four batters for the GCL Mets. Montero continues to make progress as he seeks to return from a sore rotator cuff. He’s been out since April 29. July 14 Adam Rubin of ESPN New York reports that Rafael Montero logged an inning […]

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Mets Injury Update: Blevins Not Close To Return, Carlyle Done For Season

An article by posted on July 12, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Injury Update: Blevins Not Close To Return, Carlyle Done For Season

Mets right-handed reliever Buddy Carlyle, who went on the DL in May with back spasms, is likely done for the season after having hip surgery, according to Mark Carig of  Newsday. After the Mets signed Carlyle to a minor league contract before the 2014 season, he delivered a solid season for them. In 27 appearances out […]

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Mets Fall Under .500 After 4-1 Loss To Brewers

An article by posted on June 24, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Fall Under .500 After 4-1 Loss To Brewers

The New York Mets were defeated by the Milwaukee Brewers by a score of 4-1 tonight at Miller Park. It was an embarrassing defeat on many levels for the Mets as one of the worst pitchers in the National League, Jimmy Nelson, held them to just two hits over eight innings. Nelson had a 6.06 […]

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Now’s The Time To Replace Collins With Backman

An article by posted on June 23, 2015 0 Comments
Now’s The Time To Replace Collins With Backman

Since their 11-game winning streak in April, the Mets have gone 23-32. In that span they squandered a dozen excellent pitching performances that they should have won. The team has lost all semblance of the fundamentally sound team we saw in April, and players look lost at the plate either striking out or hitting lazy […]

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D’Arnaud and Herrera Collect Hits, Both Expected Back Wednesday

An article by posted on June 9, 2015 0 Comments
D’Arnaud and Herrera Collect Hits, Both Expected Back Wednesday

Catcher Travis d’Arnaud and second baseman Dilson Herrera both continued their rehab assignments at Triple-A Las Vegas on Monday evening. D’Arnaud batted third for Las Vegas and went 1-for-5 with a double and two strikeouts. He was also charged with a passed ball behind the plate. Herrera batted leadoff for Las Vegas and went 1-for-5 with a double […]

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Wright Received Epidural Shot In His Back

An article by posted on May 30, 2015 0 Comments
Wright Received Epidural Shot In His Back

Seeking out one of the best back and spinal specialists in the country, David Wright flew to California to meet with Dr. Michael Watkins and his physical therapy team after being diagnosed with Spinal Stenosis last weekend. Sandy Alderson told reporters before the game on Friday, that Wright received an epidural injection in his back on Monday to […]

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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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