Tag: Daniel Murphy

Murph’s 2016 vs. Mets Better Than Any of Chipper’s Years

An article by posted on September 16, 2016 0 Comments
Murph’s 2016 vs. Mets Better Than Any of Chipper’s Years

Chipper Jones has been the gold standard for “Mets Killers” for almost 20 years. But now, Daniel Murphy is giving him a run for his money. “Murph” got a hit in all 19 games he played against the Mets this season, as he batted .413/.444/.773 with seven homers and 21 RBI for the Nats this […]

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Daniel Murphy Stands Up For Sandy Alderson

An article by posted on July 13, 2016 0 Comments
Daniel Murphy Stands Up For Sandy Alderson

Even though he now plays for the Mets’ biggest division rival, for once, Daniel Murphy‘s heart may have still been in Queens. During the fifth inning of the MLB All Star game, there was a brief moment to Stand Up To Cancer, for everyone to remember those suffering from this disease. All the players, managers, […]

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Talkin’ Mets: Let’s Take a Break!

An article by posted on July 10, 2016 0 Comments
Talkin’ Mets: Let’s Take a Break!

The first-half of the 2016 season is in the books and we take a look at the state of the Mets at the break. After losing 3 of 4 to the Nationals, I talk about some of the revisionist history going on with the Mets not signing Daniel Murphy. Mets reporter and fan Rich Coutinho of […]

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Daniel Murphy Out To Prove Mets Made A Mistake

An article by posted on July 10, 2016 0 Comments
Daniel Murphy Out To Prove Mets Made A Mistake

I can hardly stand to watch another Daniel Murphy plate appearance, especially when there are men on base. The sour taste in my mouth and the anxiety that comes with each passing RBI single, double or home run is terribly indescribable. Murphy did it again on Saturday night, driving in four runs to extend the […]

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Murphy and Scherzer Fuel Nationals 6-1 Victory Over Mets

An article by posted on July 9, 2016 0 Comments
Murphy and Scherzer Fuel Nationals 6-1 Victory Over Mets

The New York Mets (47-40) were defeated by the Washington Nationals (53-36) by a score of 6-1 at Citi Field Saturday evening.  The Mets now fall to 5 games back of the Nationals for the division lead. Pitching: Logan Verrett was on the mound tonight for the Mets and he did a decent job.  He […]

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Mets Hoping Cespedes Can Avoid DL With Strained Right Quad

An article by posted on July 9, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Hoping Cespedes Can Avoid DL With Strained Right Quad

All Star outfielder Yoenis Cespedes strained his right quadriceps muscle on Friday after chasing down a Daniel Murphy double in the third inning. “Hopefully it doesn’t translate into me going on the 15-day DL,” Cespedes said through his interpreter. He said he suffered a similar injury with the Detroit Tigers and it forced him to […]

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Has Kevin Long Unlocked James Loney’s Power

An article by posted on July 2, 2016 0 Comments
Has Kevin Long Unlocked James Loney’s Power

In many ways it is fitting that James Loney was assigned the number 28 by the Mets.  Loney is a left-handed contact hitter that has been pressed into action at first base after the Mets lost Lucas Duda to a back injury.  Throughout their careers, Loney and Daniel Murphy have been very similar hitters. Coming into this season, Loney […]

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Murphy Leaves His Mark, Leads Nats To Series Win

An article by posted on May 20, 2016 0 Comments
Murphy Leaves His Mark, Leads Nats To Series Win

You had to almost expect it. Daniel Murphy, in his first series back at Citi Field since departing his former team for the Washington Nationals in free agency this past offseason, delivered in every way possible. He went 4-for-11 in the series, with a homer and four RBI. His two-run bomb last night over the […]

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Round One Goes To The Amazins, Bryce Harper Neutralized

An article by posted on May 18, 2016 0 Comments
Round One Goes To The Amazins, Bryce Harper Neutralized

After a grueling eleven game road trip, the Mets found comfort back in Queens by shutting out the Nats 2-0, in a duel between two formidable right-handers that lived up to the hype. This time around, Noah Syndergaard left the run scoring to his fellow teammates, who wasted no time putting the Mets on the […]

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Daniel Murphy Returns To Citi Packing An MLB Leading .400 Average

An article by posted on May 17, 2016 0 Comments
Daniel Murphy Returns To Citi Packing An MLB Leading .400 Average

Tonight will mark the return of Daniel Murphy to Citi Field. His first time in the third base dugout. HIs first time coming from the visitor’s clubhouse. His first time being seen in a regular season game in a different uniform. It will be strange. Murphy left his mark in Mets fans hearts around the […]

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Neil Walker Looks To Improve Against LHP

An article by posted on March 1, 2016 0 Comments
Neil Walker Looks To Improve Against LHP

Things are going to be a little different at second base this season, as Daniel Murphy moves onto the rival Washington Nationals after a seven year career with the Mets. Now manning second base for the Amazins is Neil Walker, who spoke with Tyler Kepner of the New York Times about some of the challenges […]

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