Tag: bullpen

Granderson Continues To Make Things Happen For Mets

An article by posted on October 18, 2015 0 Comments
Granderson Continues To Make Things Happen For Mets

Curtis Granderson continued his strong postseason play in Game 1 of the NLCS on Saturday night, going 1-for-3 with an RBI single and a key sacrifice fly to score Juan Lagares late in the game as the Mets won 4-2 and took a 1-0 lead over the Cubs in the championship series. He told reporters after […]

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Bartolo Colon: Mets’ Best Reliever Not Named Familia

An article by posted on October 15, 2015 0 Comments
Bartolo Colon: Mets’ Best Reliever Not Named Familia

I loved this characterization Mike Puma of the New York Post made about Bartolo Colon last night. “The 42-year-old right-hander quickly has become the Mets’ most reliable reliever not named Jeurys Familia this postseason.” One highlight that went overlooked during the loss to the Dodgers on Tuesday night, was that Colon needed just 26 pitches to […]

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5 Things We Learned From Terry Collins Today

An article by posted on October 4, 2015 0 Comments
5 Things We Learned From Terry Collins Today

The dust has settled, and the New York Mets are in the playoffs and will face the Los Angeles Dodgers sans home-field advantage beginning Friday, October 9. With the postseason beginning next week, Terry Collins addressed a number of topics regarding the NLDS at his final regular season post-game press conference. Here are some of […]

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Mets Postseason Roster Projection 2.0

An article by posted on September 28, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Postseason Roster Projection 2.0

So with the news that Juan Uribe could miss the National League Divisional Series with his chest injury, and reading the tea leaves on comments made by Terry Collins regarding Noah Syndergaard, Steven Matz and Bartolo Colon, I wanted to post an updated version of my projected postseason roster. Catchers (2) Travis d’Arnaud Kevin Plawecki […]

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Niese Heading To Bullpen As Mets Look To Finalize Postseason Rotation

An article by posted on September 28, 2015 0 Comments
Niese Heading To Bullpen As Mets Look To Finalize Postseason Rotation

As the New York Mets contemplate their pitching staff for the NLDS, it looks like lefty starter Jon Niese will be headed to the bullpen for the final week of the regular season as he showcases his ability for a spot on that postseason roster. Manager Terry Collins told reporters on Sunday, that Niese approached […]

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Bullpen Rebounds As Mets Shrink Magic Number To 7

An article by posted on September 22, 2015 0 Comments
Bullpen Rebounds As Mets Shrink Magic Number To 7

The Mets bullpen pitched three scoreless innings last night to preserve a 4-0 win over the Atlanta Braves in the first of three games at Citi Field. Mets starter Jon Niese pitched an outstanding game, going six innings while giving up just three hits and no runs. But just as impressive were Addison Reed, Tyler Clippard, […]

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MMO Game Thread: Braves vs Mets, 7:10 PM (Braving The Storm!)

An article by posted on September 21, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Braves vs Mets, 7:10 PM (Braving The Storm!)

The New York Mets will try to shake off a couple of losses against the Yankees as the thy take on the Atlanta Braves tonight for the start of a three-game series at Citi Field. The Mets will turn to left-hander Jon Niese (8-10, 4.31) to be the stopper while he opposes right-hander Shelby Miller (5-15, 3.00) for […]

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MMO Exclusive: Sandy Alderson Explains How Cespedes Deal Went Down

An article by posted on September 18, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Exclusive: Sandy Alderson Explains How Cespedes Deal Went Down

I just read Dave Dombrowski explain in an article by Gordon Edes of ESPN, his version of events on how the Yoenis Cespedes deal between the Tigers and the Mets went down. I was very curious to see what Dombrowski had to say, mainly because Sandy Alderson was gracious enough to give MMO’s John Bernhardt […]

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Terry Collins Was Thrilled With Bobby Parnell On Sunday

An article by posted on September 14, 2015 0 Comments
Terry Collins Was Thrilled With Bobby Parnell On Sunday

Reliever Bobby Parnell came on to pitch for the Mets in a much needed positive appearance. Parnell went 1.1 innings for the Metropolitans on Sunday giving up one hit and striking out one, and not allowing a run. “I’m so happy for Bobby Parnell, I can’t stand it.” – Terry Collins stated after the Mets […]

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Mets Bullpen Woes No More?

An article by posted on September 12, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Bullpen Woes No More?

In case you missed it, the New York Mets bullpen has done an incredibly stellar job as of late. After what seemed like one seventh inning let down after another for weeks on end, things have certainly changed. Last night the Mets bullpen tossed four scoreless frames to support Steven Matz, who did not have […]

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MMO Original: Predicting The Mets’ Post Season Roster

An article by posted on September 11, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Original: Predicting The Mets’ Post Season Roster

With the New York Mets now at 96.8 percent odds to make the postseason, me and a couple of my co-writers decided to have a little exercise and speculate what the Mets postseason roster would look like. Please keep in mind that we are assuming all players are healthy and that we completed this five […]

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