Tag: bullpen

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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Getting To Know Mets Pitching Prospect Akeel Morris

An article by posted on June 14, 2015 0 Comments
Getting To Know Mets Pitching Prospect Akeel Morris

Here’s an interview we did with recently promoted pitching prospect Akeel Morris. This was conducted this past Winter right after the Mets decided to protect him from the Rule 5 Draft. As you’ll see, the St. Thomas, Virgin Islands  native spoke extensively about his success and what drives him. Enjoy… * * * * * * […]

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Terry Collins and Wilmer Flores Blew It In The Ninth

An article by posted on June 14, 2015 0 Comments
Terry Collins and Wilmer Flores Blew It In The Ninth

On Saturday night, the Mets got a first hand look at just how important Jeurys Familia is to this team and to this season. Staked to a 3-1 lead against the Braves, and with Familia unavailable to pitch due to the birth of his new son, the bullpen couldn’t lock down the win in the […]

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Mets Face Roster Crunch This Week

An article by posted on June 9, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Face Roster Crunch This Week

Bobby Parnell, Travis d’Arnaud, and Dilson Herrera are all set to return to the Mets this week, leaving management in a rather tough position. For all three to be activated, three roster spots need to be cleared. As it stands right now, Danny Muno, Erik Goeddel, Hansel Robles, and Kevin Plawecki are all candidates to […]

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MMO Game Recap: Pirates 4, Mets 1

An article by posted on May 22, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Pirates 4, Mets 1

The Mets (24-19) lost to the Pittsburgh Pirates (19-22) by a score of 4-1 tonight at PNC Park. Noah Syndergaard got the start for the Mets and was the tough luck loser, as he pitched well despite allowing four runs, three earned over six innings. Realistically, it could have only been one earned run, as […]

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Gee Slated For One More Rehab Start, Syndergaard Gets Another Turn In Rotation

An article by posted on May 17, 2015 0 Comments
Gee Slated For One More Rehab Start, Syndergaard Gets Another Turn In Rotation

Terry Collins told reporters before the game Sunday that Dillon Gee will have one more rehab start in the minors, guaranteeing Noah Syndergaard at least one more turn in the rotation. Collins said he would like to see 95-to-100 pitches from Gee in his final rehab start. After that outing, a decision will be made regarding […]

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Rookie Hansel Robles Impresses In Big League Debut

An article by posted on April 25, 2015 0 Comments
Rookie Hansel Robles Impresses In Big League Debut

Rookie righthander Hansel Robles impressed in his big-league debut, inheriting two runners and ultimately stranding the bases loaded in the seventh inning of the Mets 6-1 loss at Yankee Stadium. After allowing an infield single to his first batter Alex Rodriguez to load them up, Robles shook off the jitters, bore down and got Mark […]

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Mets Promote Kevin Plawecki, Hansel Robles Following Injuries

An article by posted on April 19, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Promote Kevin Plawecki, Hansel Robles Following Injuries

According to Mets general manager Sandy Alderson, the team has promoted their #2 top prospect Kevin Plawecki and their #22 top prospect Hansel Robles in the wake of the injuries to Travis d’Arnaud and Jerry Blevins during today’s game against the Marlins. Kevin Plawecki, a Mets first round pick in 2012, was “very close to […]

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Alderson Hopes Mejia Has No Spot In Bullpen After Completing Suspension

An article by posted on April 18, 2015 0 Comments
Alderson Hopes Mejia Has No Spot In Bullpen After Completing Suspension

Last night during the Mets broadcast, Steve Gelbs said that while discussing Jenrry Mejia and what the plan was when he completes his PED suspension on July 6, he was taken back by how the Mets general manager responded. Actually, I was a bit surprised as well. Alderson told Gelbs, “I hope there’s no spot […]

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