Tag: David Wright

Amazin’ Again: This Was Never Supposed To Happen

An article by posted on September 9, 2015 0 Comments
Amazin’ Again: This Was Never Supposed To Happen

This was never supposed to happen. The 2015 Washington Nationals are one year removed from a 96-win season and an NL East crown by 17.0 games. The Mets, meanwhile, could not muster 80 wins and tied for second place. The Nationals were the new kings of the NL East — and the Mets? Irrelevant for […]

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Amazin’ Mets Win One For The Ages

An article by posted on September 9, 2015 0 Comments
Amazin’ Mets Win One For The Ages

Coming into Tuesday nights game, a majority of Mets fans had a feeling that Matt Harvey was going to come out firing against the Washington Nationals in what was going to be the most important game of the year. How could he not have a Harvey like outing? It seemed fitting after all the media […]

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Mets Pick Harvey Up After Tough Start, Unsure When He’ll Pitch Next

An article by posted on September 9, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Pick Harvey Up After Tough Start, Unsure When He’ll Pitch Next

Mets right-hander Matt Harvey has 20 no-decisions during his career, 15 of them in which he allowed one earned run or less. He has picked up the Mets time and time again. While some might disagree with how he handled the fiasco Scott Boras dropped in his lap, what Harvey has done for this team cannot […]

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Captain Clutch: Wright Determined To Lead Mets Into Postseason

An article by posted on September 8, 2015 0 Comments
Captain Clutch: Wright Determined To Lead Mets Into Postseason

In yesterday’s thrilling 8-5 win over the Nationals, David Wright came through with a clutch RBI single in the 7th inning against Washington’s reliever Casey Janssen The hit broke the game’s 5-5 tie, and it provided the Mets a lead that they wouldn’t relinquish. He then scored on a close play at home later that […]

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Offense Rallies, Bullpen Shines, Mets Beat Nationals 8-5

An article by posted on September 7, 2015 0 Comments
Offense Rallies, Bullpen Shines, Mets Beat Nationals 8-5

The New York Mets (76-61) defeated the Washington Nationals (71-66) by a score of 8-5 on Monday afternoon in DC, extending their first place  lead in the NL East to 5 games. Pitching: In the biggest start of his career, Jon Niese was unable to pitch out of the 4th inning. After tossing 3 scoreless […]

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The New and Improved Michael Cuddyer

An article by posted on August 31, 2015 0 Comments
The New and Improved Michael Cuddyer

Ladies and gentlemen, meet Michael Cuddyer. You may recognize the name from someone you knew back in June or July, but this is in fact somebody else entirely. It appears that a 3-week-long DL stint was exactly what Michael Cuddyer needed to finally get his season on track. During Sunday’s 5-4 win against the Boston […]

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Mets Have A Formidable Lineup Against Lefties

An article by posted on August 26, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Have A Formidable Lineup Against Lefties

Do the Mets have one of the most dangerous lineups in the league against left-handed pitching? It certainly looks that way with the way they are hitting lately. New York recently crushed Phillies’ lefty Adam Morgan during Tuesday’s 16 run explosion at Citizens Bank Park, and they also scored 11 runs against Rockies left-hander Chris […]

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An Amazin’ Night In Enemy Territory

An article by posted on August 25, 2015 0 Comments
An Amazin’ Night In Enemy Territory

As I arrived in Philadelphia for my sophomore year at UPenn, the Mets arrived in The City of Brotherly Love for a four-game set against the Phillies. So with Jacob deGrom on the hill for the series opener and David Wright making his long-awaited return to the field, the decision to go to Monday’s game […]

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MMO Original: The Return of the Captain

An article by posted on August 24, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Original: The Return of the Captain

I thought I saw the end of my favorite player. On August 15th, 2009, David Wright stood in the box against Matt Cain, down 0-2 in the count. Cain unleashed a 93 MPH fastball up and in. It quickly escaped the safe realm of chin music and escalated into a weapon capable of incredible destruction. […]

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Mets Unsure How Effective David Wright Will Be In Return

An article by posted on August 24, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Unsure How Effective David Wright Will Be In Return

Mets outfielder Michael Cuddyer never thought his good friend David Wright would ever be back with the Mets this season, according to Mike Puma of the NY Post. “I never let him know that I had doubts or anything like that,” Cuddyer said on Sunday. “But it’s a credit to him to get back here.” “It wasn’t because […]

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