Tag: Gio Gonzalez

3 Up 3 Down: Playoffs? Nat Happening.

An article by posted on September 15, 2014 0 Comments
3 Up 3 Down: Playoffs?  Nat Happening.

Yesterday, the Mets wrapped up a 4 game series against their division rival, the Washington Nationals.  Prior to the start of Thursday’s series opener at Citi Field, the Mets were 7-2 in the month of September and on the back end discussions of the wild card race.  This matchup confirmed two things, the Mets are not […]

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MMO Game Recap: Nationals 6, Mets 2

An article by posted on September 11, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Nationals 6, Mets 2

The Mets (71-76) lost the series opener against the division leading Washington Nationals (82-62) by a score of 6 to 2. What you should know: This was an emotional game for both teams and it seemed as if the emotions got the better of Bartolo Colon. Colon got the loss, giving up 5 earned runs […]

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Time To Put Up Or Shut Up As Nats Roll Into Town

An article by posted on September 11, 2014 0 Comments
Time To Put Up Or Shut Up As Nats Roll Into Town

It’s time to put up or shut up for Terry Collins and the Mets, and though they’ve been one of the hottest teams in baseball this month, it’s not like they’ve been beating juggernauts. Winners of four in a row and seven of eight, their good fortune has come against the National League’s worst Colorado Rockies and […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Nationals, 7:05 PM, (Lagares Leading Off)

An article by posted on August 5, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Nationals, 7:05 PM, (Lagares Leading Off)

The Mets head to Washington to open a three-game series against the Nationals on Tuesday night at 7:05 PM. Zack Wheeler (6-8, 3.60) will lead things off for the Mets and will oppose left-hander Gio Gonzalez (6-7, 3.88) for the Nationals. Wheeler is 3-0 with a 1.63 ERA in his past six starts and 1-4 with a 4.75 ERA […]

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MMO Game Recap: Giants 4, Mets 3

An article by posted on August 4, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Giants 4, Mets 3

The Mets lost to the Giants this afternoon by a score of 4-3. This is a tough loss to swallow for the Mets who were looking to split against the Giants. After Bartolo Colon got destroyed on Sunday, Dillon Gee pitched a decent game, surrendering two earned runs over his 5.2. The loss went to […]

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Mets Set MLB Record With 31 Strikeouts In First Two Games

An article by posted on April 3, 2014 0 Comments
Mets Set MLB Record With 31 Strikeouts In First Two Games

After leading the league in strikeouts in 2013, the Mets are off to an ominous start in 2014, setting a modern MLB record with 31 strikeouts through their first two games of the season, according to the Elias Sports Bureau. Still reeling from striking out 18 times on Opening Day against Stephen Strasburg and the […]

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MMO Game Recap: Nationals 5, Mets 1

An article by posted on April 2, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Nationals 5, Mets 1

The packed stadium was now empty. The dressings of Opening Day gone. Day turned to night. And the Mets still in search of their 2014 offense. For the first time since 2005, the Mets will start the season 0-2. Also, for the first time since 1997, they start the season 0-2 at home. The Nationals […]

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MMO Exclusive: Debunking A Myth

An article by posted on November 25, 2013 0 Comments
MMO Exclusive: Debunking A Myth

Debunking a myth – how the Tampa Bay Rays and Oakland A´s have built perennial contenders as small market teams With the Mets caught in a massive financial restructuring and – apparently – unable and / or unwilling to compete for high-end free agents this winter, the Tampa Bay Rays & Oakland A´s are often […]

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Mets Pitching Suffers, Gio Lights Out In 9-0 Blowout

An article by posted on September 9, 2013 0 Comments
Mets Pitching Suffers, Gio Lights Out In 9-0 Blowout

Spoiler Alert: This game was really, really ugly. Let’s get right to it… The Nationals got off to a quick start off of Carlos Torres when Denard Span and Ryan Zimmerman hit back-to-back jacks to lead off the game. Torres would settle down, but just for a while. After a quiet second, the Nats struck […]

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Nationals vs Mets: Flores Back In The Lineup, Brown Batting Third, Torres Gets Homestand Started

An article by posted on September 9, 2013 0 Comments
Nationals vs Mets: Flores Back In The Lineup, Brown Batting Third, Torres Gets Homestand Started

Nationals at Mets • 7:10 PM Gio Gonzalez (9-6, 3.49) vs Carlos Torres (3-3, 2.89) Starting Lineup Eric Young Jr., lf Daniel Murphy, 2b Andrew Brown, rf Lucas Duda, 1b Justin Turner, ss Juan Lagares, cf Wilmer Flores, 3b Travis d’Arnaud, c Carlos Torres, rhp Gio Gonzalez is coming off a rough outing against the Phillies […]

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