Tag: Dan Warthen

Zack Wheeler To Face Live Batters This Week

An article by posted on July 24, 2016 0 Comments
Zack Wheeler To Face Live Batters This Week

Latest Update – June 24 Right-hander Zack Wheeler is expected to throw to live hitters sometime this week, Terry Collins told reporters on Saturday. The expectation is that once Wheeler starts facing live batters, he would be able to begin a rehab assignment roughly 10 days later. While nothing is set in stone, Wheeler believes that […]

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MMO Players Of The Week: A Switch-Hitter and A Southpaw

An article by posted on May 31, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Players Of The Week: A Switch-Hitter and A Southpaw

As we head into the warmer months on the schedule, the New York Mets are looking to heat up themselves, trying to navigate through some injuries and under-performing players. The bats have remained inconsistent from game-to-game, relying heavily on the long ball still, while Manager Terry Collins tries to get some of his veteran bats […]

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Talkin’ Mets Podcast: Mets Sweep, Harvey Conundrum, Duda’s Back Issue

An article by posted on May 22, 2016 0 Comments
Talkin’ Mets Podcast: Mets Sweep, Harvey Conundrum, Duda’s Back Issue

I am joined by MMO contributor and nationally syndicated talk show host, Tim Donner.  Tonight’s show is long, but chock full of great discussion and debate. The Mets ended the homestand on a high note, sweeping the Milwaukee Brewers before heading to DC for a three game series against the Washington Nationals. During the show […]

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Syndergaard Is Syn-Sational

An article by posted on April 21, 2016 0 Comments
Syndergaard Is Syn-Sational

What an amazing transformation Met fans are able to witness as Noah Syndergaard is quickly blossoming into the conversation as one of the best starting pitchers in the game. Syndergaard is rounding into quite a complete pitcher, featuring an arsenal of plus pitches in his four-seam fastball, sinker, changeup, curveball, and his new toy, a […]

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Will Dan Warthen’s Fix Bring The Dark Knight Back?

An article by posted on April 21, 2016 0 Comments
Will Dan Warthen’s Fix Bring The Dark Knight Back?

When the Mets open up their three game set against the Atlanta Braves on Friday evening, Matt Harvey will be taking the mound. Harvey brings in a very not so Harvey like record of 0-3 with a 5.71 ERA. Manager, Terry Collins is confident the issue with Harvey’s mechanics that pitching coach Dan Warthen addressed, […]

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Matt Harvey’s Rough Start To 2016

An article by posted on April 18, 2016 0 Comments
Matt Harvey’s Rough Start To 2016

If anyone would’ve guessed that Matt Harvey would start the year winless in his first three starts, and be in the bottom third of qualifying pitchers in ERA, well then maybe you should play the Power-Ball. For everyone else, Harvey’s first three starts to the 2016 season have been filled with early promise, only to […]

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Dan Warthen Has Some Work To Do

An article by posted on April 12, 2016 0 Comments
Dan Warthen Has Some Work To Do

Before last night’s loss, the Mets led the National League in ERA. After Steven Matz‘ dud last night, the Mets are now ranked sixth. They went from a 2.08 ERA to a 3.40 ERA. It’s a warning of overlying on small sample sizes. It’s also a reminder that it’s really about the process. While it’s […]

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Harvey Dominates Cubs For Second Career Playoff Win

An article by posted on October 18, 2015 0 Comments
Harvey Dominates Cubs For Second Career Playoff Win

In the second playoff start of his career, Matt Harvey was outstanding. He struck out nine batters in 7.2 innings while allowing just two runs and four hits. With the win yesterday, he became the third pitcher in franchise history to win the first two games of his Mets’ playoff career. Tom Glavine did so […]

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Dan Warthen Deserves Heaps Of Credit For Mets’ Pitching Renaissance

An article by posted on March 2, 2015 0 Comments
Dan Warthen Deserves Heaps Of Credit For Mets’ Pitching Renaissance

Pitching coach Dan Warthen told Marc Carig of Newsday that he is “very skeptical” Harvey will be allowed to reach the 200 inning threshold that Sandy Alderson talked about last week. Warthen indicated that a more appropriate limit would be between 180 and 190 innings pitched. “I would be very skeptical of 200 innings,” Warthen told […]

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Lamar Johnson Will Not Return As Hitting Coach

An article by posted on October 2, 2014 0 Comments
Lamar Johnson Will Not Return As Hitting Coach

Official Release The New York Mets today announced that hitting coach Lamar Johnson and assistant hitting coach Luis Natera will not return to their positions in 2015. Johnson and Natera have been offered positions within the minor league system. “We appreciate the hard work of Lamar and Luis this year at the Major League level,” […]

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3 Up, 3 Down: The Kids Are Alright

An article by posted on September 4, 2014 0 Comments
3 Up, 3 Down: The Kids Are Alright

The Mets finished up their three game set against the Marlins with a 2-1 series victory last night. New York has an interesting parallel with their division rivals from Miami, in that both organizations have dwelled at the bottom of the NL East cellar for many years now, but through those years they also stockpiled […]

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