Tag: hitting

Kevin Plawecki Has A Five Game Hitting Streak

An article by posted on May 6, 2015 0 Comments
Kevin Plawecki Has A Five Game Hitting Streak

Here comes Kevin Plawecki. While Daniel Murphy’s RBI single in the fourth inning finally ended the Mets’ 21 inning scoreless streak that went all the way back to Friday, it was Kevin Plawecki’s two-run double that proved to be the decisive blow on Tuesday night as the Mets topped the Baltimore Orioles 3-2. Following Murphy’s […]

Continue Reading »

Are Giants Considering Dealing For Murphy?

An article by posted on May 3, 2015 0 Comments
Are Giants Considering Dealing For Murphy?

According to a report on ESPN New York, San Francisco Giants executive VP Brian Sabean has quietly been at Citi Field during the Mets-Nationals series. Although the reason for Sabean’s visit is not exactly clear, Adam Rubin speculates that the Giants could be looking to upgrade at third base this summer. The Giants traded two […]

Continue Reading »

Juan Lagares On Fast Track To Stardom

An article by posted on May 3, 2015 0 Comments
Juan Lagares On Fast Track To Stardom

Mets centerfielder Juan Lagares is already recognized as a defensive star, making one highlight reel catch after another game after game, and earning his first Gold Glove last season. However, Lagares is beginning to get a lot of attention for his vast improvement at the plate and is quickly developing into one of the best […]

Continue Reading »

Mets Minor League Recap: Matz the Magnificent Strikes Out 12, Toy Cannon Flushing Bound

An article by posted on May 1, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Minor League Recap: Matz the Magnificent Strikes Out 12, Toy Cannon Flushing Bound

Las Vegas (13-8) 7, Reno 2 Steven Matz gave up a run in the first inning but after that he was absolutely dominant striking out 12 over 7 innings including the last five hitters he faced. Matz allowed five hits, two walks, and threw 101 pitches with 70 of them being for strikes. Here is […]

Continue Reading »

Mets Recall Dilson Herrera From Triple-A Las Vegas

An article by posted on April 30, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Recall Dilson Herrera From Triple-A Las Vegas

According to the Mets Twitter account, the team has recalled Dilson Herrera from Triple-A Las Vegas, and a corresponding roster move will be made Friday. Herrera was tearing it up for the 51′s at the time of his call-up, hitting at a .375/.407/.513 clip. After a Wilmer Flores error tonight, as well as Daniel Murphy’s […]

Continue Reading »

Mets Minor League Recap: Las Vegas Walks Off On Tovar 2B, Herrera Up To .375, Bingo Sweeps Doubleheader

An article by posted on April 29, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Minor League Recap: Las Vegas Walks Off On Tovar 2B, Herrera Up To .375, Bingo Sweeps Doubleheader

Las Vegas 6, Albuquerque 5 Wilfredo Tovar came up with Johnny Monell on 3rd and Kyle Johnson on 1st with two outs and the 51′s down 5-4 hitting a low liner to that the LFer dove for but came up empty with the ball rolling past him allowing Johnson to score to give Las Vegas […]

Continue Reading »

Juan Lagares Was An Unsung Hero In Mets Comeback Win

An article by posted on April 28, 2015 0 Comments
Juan Lagares Was An Unsung Hero In Mets Comeback Win

Lost in the thrill and excitement of the dramatic three-run homer by Daniel Murphy, was the booming double by Juan Lagares to get that ninth inning started. It was a huge moment that ignited what was to ensue. Lagares was down 0-2 in the count versus Marlins close Steve Cishek, but he battled back to […]

Continue Reading »

Mets Minor League Recap: Thor Drops The Hammer, Gsellman Cruises to 3-0

An article by posted on April 28, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Minor League Recap: Thor Drops The Hammer, Gsellman Cruises to 3-0

Las Vegas 8, Albuquerque 0 F/7 Game 1 Noah Syndergaard has had a rough couple of days between having a bad case of food poisoning and getting into a twitter battle that GM Sandy Alderson didn’t approve of. Yet somehow he took the mound last night and was absolutely dominant over 7 innings allowing as […]

Continue Reading »

Murphalicious! Murphy Blasts Game Winning Home Run

An article by posted on April 28, 2015 0 Comments
Murphalicious! Murphy Blasts Game Winning Home Run

2015 has been a rough year Daniel Murphy, but Monday night’s performance could be a major turning point for him and the team as well. Murphy crushed a dramatic three run shot off of Marlins closer Steve Cishek in the 9th inning to give the Mets a 3-1 lead over their division rivals. He followed […]

Continue Reading »

Rubber Game To Close Out 2015 Subway Series: Act I

An article by posted on April 26, 2015 0 Comments
Rubber Game To Close Out 2015 Subway Series: Act I

Jon Niese, being counted among the rotation New Yorkers “knew they had it in them,” has his work cut out for him for tonight’s finale in the Bronx. Nathan Eovaldi of the Yankees has 14 K’s in just under two game’s worth of innings pitched. The question for Niese tonight will be whether or not […]

Continue Reading »