Tag: Grapefruit League

Prospect Spotlight: Matz Takes No-Hitter Into Seventh

An article by posted on April 25, 2015 0 Comments
Prospect Spotlight: Matz Takes No-Hitter Into Seventh

Mets pitching prospect Steven Matz was dominant again on Friday night, taking a no-hitter into the seventh inning against the Reno Aces. Nick Evans eventually broke up the no-hit bid with two outs in the seventh when he slapped a ground ball through the infield between shortstop and third for Reno’s first hit. Matz ended […]

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Mets News: Reynolds Named Top Rookie, Nimmo Heading To Binghamton

An article by posted on April 3, 2015 0 Comments
Mets News: Reynolds Named Top Rookie, Nimmo Heading To Binghamton

Here are a couple of updates from the one and only Adam Rubin of ESPN New York. Former 1st rounder Brandon Nimmo will start begin the season in Double-A Binghamton. Earlier in the offseason, it was speculated by many that Nimmo might start the year in Triple-A Las Vegas. With Matt den Dekker being traded […]

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MMO Game Thread: Cardinals vs Mets, 1:10 PM (SNY)

An article by posted on April 1, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Cardinals vs Mets, 1:10 PM (SNY)

The New York Mets will play their final Grapefruit League game at Port St. Lucie on Wednesday, as they host the St. Louis Cardinals at Tradition Field. Opening Day starter Bartolo Colon takes the hill against Carlos Martinez in a 1:10 PM contest. Mets starters have had displayed remarkable control during Grapefruit League games. Bartolo […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 2, Nationals 0

An article by posted on March 31, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 2, Nationals 0

The New York Mets traveled to Viera on Tuesday and defeated the Washington Nationals by a score of 2-0. Pitching: What a stellar performance by lefthander Jon Niese who is having himself a fantastic spring and looks to be gearing up for huge season in 2015. All he did was fire six scoreless innings, allowing […]

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Kevin Long Appears To Be Making A Significant Impact

An article by posted on March 28, 2015 0 Comments
Kevin Long Appears To Be Making A Significant Impact

It’s hard not to notice how ferocious the Mets offense has been this Spring, putting up runs at a pace we haven’t seen from this team in many years in spring training or the regular season. I think it’s too simplistic to just brush this off under the guise that spring training stats don’t mean […]

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Syndergaard Vows To Force His Way Onto Mets Rotation

An article by posted on March 21, 2015 0 Comments
Syndergaard Vows To Force His Way Onto Mets Rotation

Noah Syndergaard was scheduled to start on Saturday against the Tigers in Lakeland. But was scratched after he took a ball off his left ankle while playing catch on Thursday. Sandy Alderson said X-rays taken on Friday showed that Syndergaard was more or less fine, but the Mets decided to option him to minor league camp […]

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Mets Injury Updates: Duda To Play Sunday, Parnell Still 3-4 Days Away

An article by posted on March 12, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Injury Updates: Duda To Play Sunday, Parnell Still 3-4 Days Away

Adam Rubin is reporting that Mets first baseman Lucas Duda will not make his Grapefruit League debut on Friday as previously reported, but will make his debut on Sunday against the Rays. Duda has been out with an oblique strain, but he has been participating in batting practice since Monday. Bobby Parnell, who strained his […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Nationals, 5:05 PM

An article by posted on March 5, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Nationals, 5:05 PM

Bartolo Colon makes his 2015 Grapefruit League debut today as the Mets take on the Washington Nationals in Viera. Colon will oppose Max Scherzer, who signed a seven-year, $210 million contract in the offseason to join an already talented Washington rotation. Other Mets pitchers that are expected to get some work in today’s contest include […]

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Campbell Appears To Have Sewn Up Bench Spot

An article by posted on March 3, 2015 0 Comments
Campbell Appears To Have Sewn Up Bench Spot

It appears that Eric Campbell has locked up the final bench spot even before the Mets play one inning of Grapefruit League games which begin on Wednesday. Terry Collins has had Campbell playing all all over the field so far in spring training. “He’s going to wear every one of those gloves that is in […]

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Spring Training Recap: Mets 10, Marlins 2

An article by posted on March 22, 2014 0 Comments
Spring Training Recap: Mets 10, Marlins 2

The Mets banged out 13 hits including three home runs to beat the Miami Marlins by a score of 10-2 on Saturday at Roger Dean Stadium in Jupiter. There were a lot of great story lines in this game for the Mets, but let’s begin with Travis d’Arnaud, who blasted a two-run homer against Miami Marlins […]

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