Tag: bullpen

Mets GM Says Rafael Montero Likely Done For The Season

An article by posted on August 24, 2015 0 Comments
Mets GM Says Rafael Montero Likely Done For The Season

Speaking with reporters at Citizens Bank Park, GM Sandy Alderson confirmed that right-hander Rafael Montero is unlikely to pitch for the Mets again this season. Montero, 24, who has been out since April with a rotator cuff injury, was making his fifth rehab start when he complained of stiffness after the game to trainers. I have […]

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Mets Bullpen Concerns Are Morphing Into Huge Issue

An article by posted on August 20, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Bullpen Concerns Are Morphing Into Huge Issue

Once again the Mets bullpen cost the team another game, but this time it really stung because with the Nationals winning on Wednesday night, the Mets’ 4.5 game first place hold shrunk to 3.5. The Mets had a 4-3 lead entering the bottom of the seventh, but Hansel Robles struggled again, surrendering a game-tying solo […]

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Thoughts On Mets, Weekend, Postseason and Maintaining Positive Outlook

An article by posted on August 17, 2015 0 Comments
Thoughts On Mets, Weekend, Postseason and Maintaining Positive Outlook

So I received this email from a Mets fan – I think it was a Mets fan – asking me the following: “So are you still having fun? Is this still the most exciting season of Mets baseball you’ve experienced in years? LOL it was only a matter of time until they started falling apart. […]

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Colon Struggles Yet Again, Should Mets Be Concerned?

An article by posted on August 10, 2015 0 Comments
Colon Struggles Yet Again, Should Mets Be Concerned?

During the Mets 4-3 loss to Tampa Bay, Bartolo Colon allowed four runs and nine hits in 6.2 innings. He surrendered the go-ahead home run to Rays’ rookie Richie Shaffer in the 7th inning, which put Tampa up for good. The loss was Colon’s 11th of the season and New York’s second in a row […]

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A Brief Letter of Thanks to Sandy Alderson

An article by posted on July 29, 2015 0 Comments
A Brief Letter of Thanks to Sandy Alderson

Dear Mr. Alderson, I would genuinely like to thank you for quite literally just doing something; actually, as of Monday, July 27, two somethings. Though there are certainly more impactful hitters around the league than Kelly Johnson and Juan Uribe, it is refreshing to see that you’re at least now beginning to patch up the […]

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Parnell Is Thriving As A Middle Reliever

An article by posted on July 14, 2015 0 Comments
Parnell Is Thriving As A Middle Reliever

Since returning from Tommy John surgery, Bobby Parnell has been excellent. He’s allowed only one run and seven hits during ten innings. “It was way more difficult than I thought it would be,” Parnell told SNY.TV’s Robert Brender about his year-long recovery from surgery. “The physical side was pretty much laid out, it’s easy to comprehend. […]

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Mets Activate Jenrry Mejia, Option Logan Verrett To Las Vegas

An article by posted on July 7, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Activate Jenrry Mejia, Option Logan Verrett To Las Vegas

As expected, the Mets announced they have activated RHP Jenrry Mejia from the restricted list. To make room on the 25 man roster, the team optioned RHP Logan Verrett to Triple-A Las Vegas. To clear a spot for Mejia on the 40-man roster, RHP Buddy Carlyle was transferred to the 60-day disabled list. Verrett posted […]

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Mets Minor League Recap: Reynolds Homers, Thompson With Two Hits

An article by posted on July 2, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Minor League Recap: Reynolds Homers, Thompson With Two Hits

  Tacoma 4, Las Vegas (45-35) 2 Matt Reynolds was in the lineup in the DH slot for the 2nd straight night, he was 1-4 with his 5th homerun of the the year. Here is video of the homerun. He is still hitting just .223/.272/.357 outside of Las Vegas for the year. T.J. Rivera was […]

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Adding Clarity and Perspective to Dillon Gee and Steven Matz Confusion

An article by posted on June 16, 2015 0 Comments
Adding Clarity and Perspective to Dillon Gee and Steven Matz Confusion

As you know the New York Mets designated Dillon Gee for assignment on Monday. Speaking to reporters at Citi Field shortly after the news broke, Sandy Alderson added some clarity to why the team took the actions they did, what it means, and how this impacts pitching prospect Steven Matz. “It was a hard decision to make, […]

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GM Says Syndergaard Could Be Considered For Bullpen, But He’s A Starter For Now

An article by posted on June 15, 2015 0 Comments
GM Says Syndergaard Could Be Considered For Bullpen, But He’s A Starter For Now

Speaking to reporters at Citi Field, Mets general manager Sandy Alderson had the following to say about a New York Post report that rookie right-hander Noah Syndergaard could pitch out of the bullpen this season. “I think that remains something that could be considered in the future but right now he’s in the rotation.” (The […]

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