Tag: Chicago Cubs

Collins: Syndergaard Will Start Game 2, DeGrom Goes Game 3

An article by posted on October 17, 2015 0 Comments
Collins: Syndergaard Will Start Game 2, DeGrom Goes Game 3

Terry Collins told reporters this afternoon that Noah Syndergaard will start Game 2 of the NLCS on Sunday. “Well, Noah came in today, and I ran by all the scenarios that certainly we have had with all of these young pitchers this season, and that is, Okay, you’re at 187 innings for the year, how […]

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NLCS Preview: Mets with 45.72% Chance to Advance

An article by posted on October 16, 2015 0 Comments
NLCS Preview: Mets with 45.72% Chance to Advance

According to our friends at Number Fire they project that the Mets have a 45.72% chance to beat the Cubs and advance to their first World Series appearance since 2000. They have the Cubs winning the series in six games games at 16.36%. However, if it goes seven, the Mets would be the favorite. NL Championship Series […]

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Matt Harvey Pitches Game 1, But Game 2 Is Still Undecided

An article by posted on October 16, 2015 0 Comments
Matt Harvey Pitches Game 1, But Game 2 Is Still Undecided

Terry Collins spoke to reporters today at Citi Field, and said he has not yet decided who his Game 2 starter will be. I really don’t understand what the confusion here is. Noah Syndergaard should start Game 2 and that way Jacob deGrom starts Game 3 in Chicago on regular rest followed by Steven Matz […]

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Strength Of Schedule Has Mets Looking Good For MLB Postseason

An article by posted on August 4, 2015 0 Comments
Strength Of Schedule Has Mets Looking Good For MLB Postseason

Being in contention at the start of August is a nice change, and taking sole possession of first place is a significant step in the right direction for the Orange and Blue. In a decade that has been marred with losses and disappointing finishes – now is the time for the Mets. The team hasn’t […]

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Tigers Are Ready To Sell, Mets Could Target Yoenis Cespedes

An article by posted on July 29, 2015 0 Comments
Tigers Are Ready To Sell, Mets Could Target Yoenis Cespedes

According to Jayson Stark of ESPN the Detroit Tigers are telling teams that they are going to reboot and are ready to begin selling off pieces. Tigers GM Dave Dombrowski confirmed as much today with MLB.com’s Jason Beck. That could mean the New York Mets could take another look at outfielder Yoenis Cespedes, whom they’ve […]

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Cole Hamels Tosses No-Hitter Against Cubs

An article by posted on July 25, 2015 0 Comments
Cole Hamels Tosses No-Hitter Against Cubs

Cole Hamels made history this afternoon at Wrigley Field, as the ace of the Philadelphia Phillies rotation no-hit the Chicago Cubs. The lefty, who has come up in many trade rumors and is likely headed out of Philadelphia in the coming week, showed that his arm is a-okay, shutting down the talented, young position players […]

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Breaking Down Bartolo Colon vs. Chicago Cubs

An article by posted on July 2, 2015 0 Comments
Breaking Down Bartolo Colon vs. Chicago Cubs

Stat Line: 7.0 IP, 0 R, 3 H, 8 SO, 1 BB Bartolo Colon proved to be the only positive takeaway from last night’s game against the Chicago Cubs.  In this article I will touch on Colon’s sharp two-seam fastball and strong game plan that led to his success against the Cubs lineup. Two-seam Success Colon’s two-seam […]

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Collins’ Frustration Boils Over As Mets Offensive Woes Continue

An article by posted on July 1, 2015 0 Comments
Collins’ Frustration Boils Over As Mets Offensive Woes Continue

After last night’s frustrating 1-0 loss to the Chicago Cubs in which the team squandered another excellent pitching performance, this time by Jon Niese, manager Terry Collins lost his cool when asked about losing his fourth straight game to the Cubs this season. “I don’t give a shit if it’s the Cubs or it’s the […]

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Dodgers and Cubs Expressing Interest In Mets’ LHP Jon Niese

An article by posted on June 29, 2015 0 Comments
Dodgers and Cubs Expressing Interest In Mets’ LHP Jon Niese

June 29 A couple of days after reporting that the Chicago Cubs had some interest in Jon Niese, Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports adds that the Los Angeles Dodgers have also expressed interest in acquiring the Mets lefthander. Dylan Hernandez of the LA Times wrote last week that Dodgers GM Andrew Friedman and his front […]

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Cubs Approached Mets For Starting Pitching

An article by posted on June 23, 2015 0 Comments
Cubs Approached Mets For Starting Pitching

According to Gordon Wittenmyer of the Chicago Sun-Times, the Chicago  Cubs have reached out to the Mets as well as other teams as their year long quest for a cost-controlled starting pitcher wages on. What’s not clear is if Wittenmyer is referring to the conversation the Mets and Cubs had last offseason or if this is something new. […]

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