Tag: Curtis Granderson

Five Takeaways From Mets Game 1 Loss

An article by posted on October 28, 2015 0 Comments
Five Takeaways From Mets Game 1 Loss

The Mets lost last night in what felt like a grueling 14-round prize fight with each team suffering body blows before the Royals delivered the knock out punch against Bartolo Colon. Here are five things you should take away from Game 1: 1. The Royals bullpen was as good as advertised, allowing only one unearned […]

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Murphy Jokingly Goads Granderson To Steal Third… And It Worked!

An article by posted on October 19, 2015 0 Comments
Murphy Jokingly Goads Granderson To Steal Third… And It Worked!

No matter what the Mets do, they just keep winning in the playoffs, even when they’re joking around. One example of that came in the third inning, when after Curtis Granderson stole second base, red-hot Daniel Murphy was intentionally walked so they could pitch to Yoenis Cespedes. Murphy then signaled to Granderson to go for […]

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The Z Files: Four Takeaways from Mets 4-0 Win Over the Braves

An article by posted on September 22, 2015 0 Comments
The Z Files: Four Takeaways from Mets 4-0 Win Over the Braves

The New York Mets get back on track with a simple 4-0 victory over the Atlanta Braves.  The Mets lead over the Washington Nationals increases to 6.5 games with their magic number to clinch the division now at seven. Here are four encouraging points from last nights victory. Jon Niese:  W, 6.0 IP, 0 R, […]

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Goosebumps. So Many Goosebumps.

An article by posted on September 9, 2015 0 Comments
Goosebumps. So Many Goosebumps.

“This Mets team right now, it doesn’t matter who comes off the bench. Everyone contributes.” – Ron Darling. I couldn’t have said it any better myself. It is quite possible that, a year from now, I won’t be able to remember a specific, standout home run hit by Lucas Duda, Travis d’Arnaud, or Curtis Granderson […]

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Mets Blast Their Way To 14-9 Win At Coors Field

An article by posted on August 22, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Blast Their Way To 14-9 Win At Coors Field

  In the Coorsiest Game Ever Played, The Mets (65-56) outslugged the Rockies (49-71) en route to a 14-9 win in the series opener, stretching their NL East lead to 5 games. Bartolo Colon struggled on the mound, allowing 7 runs on 9 hits and 2 walks in 3.2 innings, striking out 1 and serving […]

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Power Play: Mets Now Getting It Done With the Long Ball

An article by posted on August 20, 2015 0 Comments
Power Play: Mets Now Getting It Done With the Long Ball

The New York Mets are finally a threat for the long ball. Since the All-Star break the Mets have hit a total of 38 homeruns. They are tied for first with one other team in the National League – the Colorado Rockies. The Mets will meet up with those Rockies when they begin a three […]

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MMO Game Recap: Pirates 3, Mets 2

An article by posted on August 14, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Pirates 3, Mets 2

The Mets (63-53) were defeated by the Pittsburgh Pirates (67-46) by a score of 3-2 tonight at Citi Field. Pitching: The Pirates jumped out in front early on, as Neil Walker hit a solo home run off Bartolo Colon in the first inning. Colon regained his composure immediately, however, as the big righty pitched a […]

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Collins: A Year Ago We Don’t Win This Game

An article by posted on August 11, 2015 0 Comments
Collins: A Year Ago We Don’t Win This Game

Terry Collins is sitting in a good spot these days. He no longer has to look at a lineup peppered with Triple-A and Quad-A players and wonder how he was going to score some late runs with his team down by one or two. He also doesn’t have to cringe when looking at his bench […]

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Harvey Leads Mets To 8-6 Win To Complete Sweep Of Marlins

An article by posted on August 5, 2015 0 Comments
Harvey Leads Mets To 8-6 Win To Complete Sweep Of Marlins

METS WIN SIXTH GAME IN A ROW! The Mets (58-50) defeated the Miami Marlins (43-65) by a score of 8-6 tonight at Marlins Park, and earned the series sweep despite a late Marlins come back. Matt Harvey got the start for the Metropolitan’s tonight, and was fantastic, as he tossed seven scoreless innings, allowing only […]

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Curtis Granderson Continues His Solid Campaign

An article by posted on August 3, 2015 0 Comments
Curtis Granderson Continues His Solid Campaign

Curtis Granderson continued his impressive second half performance during yesterday’s exciting 5-2 victory of the Nationals. Granderson’s two run shot against Jordan Zimmermann jump started the Mets’ lineup and gave New York an early 2-1 lead. Granderson has now reached base in 17 consecutive games, which is tied for the longest active steak in the […]

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