Tag: Giants

NL East Showdown In Flushing: Why You Can Relax

An article by posted on May 17, 2016 0 Comments
NL East Showdown In Flushing: Why You Can Relax

While much hoopla understandably surrounds the commencement of hostilities between the Mets and Nationals, the ultimate stakes in this impending battle will likely be far less monumental than the buildup would suggest.  This is, in the end, less about a first place finish than it is about a single game.  Or the lack thereof. Yes, […]

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Opposing Teams Running On Syndergaard

An article by posted on May 2, 2016 0 Comments
Opposing Teams Running On Syndergaard

Like a shark senses blood in the water, a team will jump all over a pitcher when it detects a weakness, especially when it’s somebody such as the Mets’ Noah Syndergaard, who doesn’t have many. The book on Syndergaard is you can run on him. No, make that you can run all over him – that […]

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MMO Game Thread: Giants vs Mets, 1:10 PM

An article by posted on May 1, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Giants vs Mets, 1:10 PM

Sunday, May 1, 2016 • 1:10 p.m. Citi Field • Flushing, N.Y. LHP Madison Bumgarner (2-2, 3.64) vs. RHP Noah Syndergaard (2-0, 1.69) SNY • MLBN • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The New York Mets (15-7) and San Francisco Giants (12-13) will hope to get today’s game in if the weather cooperate. […]

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MMO Game Thread: Giants vs Mets, 7:10 PM – Cespedes Back In Lineup!

An article by posted on April 29, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Giants vs Mets, 7:10 PM – Cespedes Back In Lineup!

SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS (12-11) VS NEW YORK METS (13-7) Friday, April 29, 2016 • 7:10 p.m. Citi Field • Flushing, N.Y. RHP Jake Peavy (1-1, 6.86) vs. LHP Steven Matz (2-1, 5.40) SNY • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The Mets have won six straight, the club’s longest winning streak since capturing eight […]

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Lazaro Armenteros: Will Mets Continue To Ignore Premium International Free Agents

An article by posted on January 18, 2016 0 Comments
Lazaro Armenteros: Will Mets Continue To Ignore Premium International Free Agents

Latest Cuban Phenom Lazaro Armenteros Declared A Free Agent Last week the question was posed here on MMO as to whether or not the Mets should trade LHP Steven Matz and another player to the Red Sox for shortstop prospect Yoan Moncada. The trade was proposed by Baseball America and I have a huge problem […]

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Hot Stove: Jeff Samardzija Lands 5-Year, $90 Million Deal with Giants

An article by posted on December 6, 2015 0 Comments
Hot Stove: Jeff Samardzija Lands 5-Year, $90 Million Deal with Giants

Mothers don’t let your babies grow up to be cowboys. Let them grow up to be below average starting pitchers with mediocre stuff instead. The San Francisco Giants have signed free agent right-hander Jeff Samardzija to a five-year, $90 million contract on Saturday. Samardzija, 30. went 11-13 with a 4.96 ERA last season which ranked […]

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Live From New York, It’s… Noah Syndergaard

An article by posted on November 22, 2015 0 Comments
Live From New York, It’s… Noah Syndergaard

Noah Syndergaard continued his whirlwind tour of New York City with a stop on the set of NBC’s Saturday Night Live. He posted a photo of himself with the historic and familiar SNL backdrop on Instagram. Syndergaard, 23, is having the time of his life taking in all the great sights and happenings the city […]

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An MMO Original: The Say-Hey Kid Comes Home

An article by posted on August 22, 2015 0 Comments
An MMO Original: The Say-Hey Kid Comes Home

As we all know, the Mets were created fill the gap left after the departure of the Giants and the Dodgers from the city of New York following the 1957 season. In the four year period before the advent of the Amazin’s, Gotham’s National League fans were left to follow their teams as best they […]

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An MMO Original: Losing Streaks Are Part of the Game

An article by posted on August 18, 2015 0 Comments
An MMO Original: Losing Streaks Are Part of the Game

Three losses to the Pirates at Citi Field ignited a case of the jitters throughout Met land. The unbridled euphoria Met fans had experienced over a recent winning streak and their teams ascent to the top of the National League’s Eastern Division dimmed some over the weekend. Based on our most recent experiences and stretching […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 4, Giants 1

An article by posted on July 8, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 4, Giants 1

The Mets (44-42) defeated the San Francisco Giants (43-43) by a score of 4-1 this afternoon at AT&T Park. Jacob deGrom and Jake Peavy matched each other pretty much pitch for pitch until the sixth inning when the Mets finally broke into the run column. Ruben Tejada reached base on a dunker to right field, […]

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Despite Recent Run Of Success, Interest In Jon Niese Remains Stagnant

An article by posted on July 8, 2015 0 Comments
Despite Recent Run Of Success, Interest In Jon Niese Remains Stagnant

Despite the recent run of success by lefthander Jon Niese, Andy Martino of the Daily News says it’s done little if anything to increase his value or interest in him. Baseball people he checked in with were impressed that Niese had pitched well against quality teams like the Blue Jays, Cubs and Giants, but noted […]

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