Tag: Braves

DeGrom Will Not Be Skipped In Rotation, But Verrett Still Pitching Tuesday

An article by posted on September 20, 2015 0 Comments
DeGrom Will Not Be Skipped In Rotation, But Verrett Still Pitching Tuesday

Terry Collins told reporters before Sunday’s game that Mets right-hander Jacob deGrom will not skip a turn in the rotation as he had originally announced on Saturday. However, the Mets manager did not say when deGrom’s next outing would be, only that he wouldn’t be pitching on Tuesday against the Braves. Rookie right-hander Logan Verrett will start on Tuesday […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Braves, 1:35 PM (Believe!)

An article by posted on September 13, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Braves, 1:35 PM (Believe!)

The first place New York Mets have won six straight and will look to sweep the Atlanta Braves this afternoon at Turner Field. LHP Jonathon Niese (8-10, 4.36) will oppose RHP Ryan Weber (0-1, 3.00) in a 1:35 PM matinee. After nailing the coffin shut on the Washington Nationals, the Mets are now looking to […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Braves, 7:10 PM (Thor Returns!)

An article by posted on September 12, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Braves, 7:10 PM (Thor Returns!)

After winning their fifth straight, the New York Mets (80-61) are now only a half-game behind the Dodgers (80-60) for home-field advantage in the NLDS. (But what about the Ghost of September Past!) The Mets look to keep things rolling against the Atlanta Braves on Saturday at Turner Field. Noah Syndergaard (8-6, 3.31) returns to […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Braves, 7:35 PM

An article by posted on September 11, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Braves, 7:35 PM

The New York Mets look to make it five wins in a row as they take on the Atlanta Braves for their second contest in a four-game series tonight at Turner Field. Left-hander Steven Matz (2-0, 1.89) gets the start for the Mets and he opposes Braves right-hander Matt Wisler (5-6, 5.81) at 7:35 PM. […]

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Mets Matters: The Importance Of Not Letting Up

An article by posted on September 11, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Matters: The Importance Of Not Letting Up

Coming off an emotionally charged series with the Washington Nationals to fortify themselves as the leaders of the National League East, it would be understandable for the team to come in a little sluggish when going against a team like the Atlanta Braves the following day. Especially after having to wait out a two hour rain […]

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MMO Original: It’s A Brave New World

An article by posted on September 11, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Original: It’s A Brave New World

Mr. North Jersey writes… I was listening to the game on WOR last night, when legendary broadcaster Howie Rose began telling a story about how when Terry Collins arrived in Washington on Monday he was left a note from Atlanta Braves manager Fredi Gonzalez who had just gotten swept by the Nationals. The note simply […]

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Mets Checked In On Braves SS Andrelton Simmons

An article by posted on July 27, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Checked In On Braves SS Andrelton Simmons

According to Buster Olney of ESPN via Twitter, the Mets reached out to the Atlanta Braves to inquire about the availability of gold glove shortstop Andrelton Simmons. Olney says the talks didn’t go far as the Braves had an “unreachable price tag” on their 25-year old shortstop. Considered by many to be the best defensive […]

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Smoltz Says Mets Rotation Is Better Than 90′s Braves Staff

An article by posted on July 16, 2015 0 Comments
Smoltz Says Mets Rotation Is Better Than 90′s Braves Staff

In an interview with Daniel Popper of the NY Daily News, John Smoltz says the Mets rotation is “way better” than the Braves starters during the 90′s. “They’re way better,” Smoltz told Popper. “They’ve got more talent than we could ever have.” Smoltz was a member of the Braves excellent rotation during the 90′s, which […]

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MMO Doles Out Mets First Half Awards!

An article by posted on July 16, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Doles Out Mets First Half Awards!

Here are my awards for the first half of the 2015 Mets season – a season that has had its share of ups and downs, but overall has been fun and exciting to watch as the Mets remain in the hunt. Here goes… Most Valuable Player: Jacob deGrom Least Valuable Player: Michael Cuddyer Cy Young: […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Brewers, 2:10 PM

An article by posted on June 25, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Brewers, 2:10 PM

With their losing streak at seven games and their record having dipped below .500, the New York Mets will try to end a disastrous road trip with a win in Milwaukee against the Brewers before heading back home to Citi Field on Friday. Jacob deGrom (7-5, 2.34) starts for the Mets and he will oppose Brewers […]

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