Tag: bullpen

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 […]

Continue Reading »

Mets Option Rafael Montero To Vegas, Danny Muno Activated

An article by posted on April 17, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Option Rafael Montero To Vegas, Danny Muno Activated

Mets announced that Rafael Montero will be optioned to Triple-A Las Vegas to make room for Danny Muno who has been added to the 25 man roster and will be available to play tonight. Montero, 24, appeared in four games for the Mets and posted a 4.15 ERA over 4 1/3 innings. April 16 The […]

Continue Reading »

“No-Blemish” Blevins Emerges As Key Weapon In Mets Bullpen

An article by posted on April 14, 2015 0 Comments
“No-Blemish” Blevins Emerges As Key Weapon In Mets Bullpen

Throughout this past offseason, the Mets had been scouring the market for someone who can come in and get the big lefties out. On March 30th, they traded outfield prospect Matt den Dekker to the Washington Nationals and in return the Mets received lefty reliever, Jerry Blevins. The very next day, as luck would have […]

Continue Reading »

MMO Exclusive: MiLB.com’s Jake Seiner on Matz, Nimmo, Syndergaard, Conforto

An article by posted on April 10, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Exclusive: MiLB.com’s Jake Seiner on Matz, Nimmo, Syndergaard, Conforto

On Wednesday evening, I had the pleasure of sitting down with minor league reporter and analyst Jake Seiner of MilB.com. Seiner covers the entire minor leagues very closely, but  agreed to keep our discussion limited to the Mets and we mainly discussed the teams top prospects as featured on the MMO Top 25 for the […]

Continue Reading »

Smashing Debut: Montero Shuts Down Nationals For Two Innings

An article by posted on April 9, 2015 0 Comments
Smashing Debut: Montero Shuts Down Nationals For Two Innings

The health of New York Met closers resurfaced as a major opening day story again this year.  After Bobby Parnell was lost to Tommy John surgery following his Opening Day appearance a year past, it was Jenrry Mejia who headed to the disabled list with elbow inflammation this week. Mejia’s injury is disconcerting to Met […]

Continue Reading »

MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Rangers, 8:05 PM

An article by posted on April 3, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Rangers, 8:05 PM

The New York Mets travel to Arlington for a two-game exhibition series beginning on Friday night against the Texas Rangers. Jacob deGrom will start for the Mets and will be opposed by former Met Logan Verrett for the Rangers in tonight’s 8:05 PM matchup. The game will not be televised but can be seen for […]

Continue Reading »

2015 Season Preview: American League Central

An article by posted on April 2, 2015 0 Comments
2015 Season Preview: American League Central

Minnesota Twins – 5th Place Key additions: Torii Hunter & Ervin Santana Key subtractions: I guess none?  Generally speaking, this team is hoping that their days of rebuilding are drawing to a close. They brought back Torii Hunter, most likely to give fans a reason to come to the ballpark – and though there’s nothing bad you […]

Continue Reading »

ESPN NY: Mets Still Open To Trading Dillon Gee

An article by posted on March 30, 2015 0 Comments
ESPN NY: Mets Still Open To Trading Dillon Gee

Despite losing Zack Wheeler to a ligament tear that required Tommy John surgery, the New York Mets still may trade right-hander Dillon Gee within the month, an organization source told ESPN New York. “Gee is expected to open the season in the Mets’ rotation, although there are dissenters among team officials, who prefer prospect Rafael […]

Continue Reading »

How Much Of A Sure Thing Are The Nationals?

An article by posted on March 26, 2015 0 Comments
How Much Of A Sure Thing Are The Nationals?

Everyone has the Nationals as a lock? GREAT! Hope the Nats are thinking the same thing too! The Nationals made a big off season splash inking Max Scherzer. They signed him for seven years but backloaded the contract so this year it is only $10MM, $15MM for the three years after that, $35MM for the […]

Continue Reading »

And Here Comes Sean Gilmartin

An article by posted on March 26, 2015 0 Comments
And Here Comes Sean Gilmartin

I know, I know, only two weeks ago I said, “No way this guy makes the 25, he looks like roadkill out there.” But what to my wondering eyes should appear, but a lefty reliever who throws with no fear. So out of this pack of underwhelming relievers, Sandy’s words not mine, here comes Sean […]

Continue Reading »

2015 Mets Season Preview: Bullpen

An article by posted on March 25, 2015 0 Comments
2015 Mets Season Preview: Bullpen

Here is the second of a six-part MMO Special Feature, our 2015 Mets Season Preview. I previewed the starting rotation yesterday and over the next two weeks, I’ll be previewing our Bullpen, Catching, Infield, Outfield and Bench. I hope you enjoy my research, analysis, and insights. Let’s continue with Part 2, our bullpen. Jenrry Mejia […]

Continue Reading »