Tag: hitting

Gavin Cecchini Is Doing Better Than You Think

An article by posted on August 19, 2014 0 Comments
Gavin Cecchini Is Doing Better Than You Think

A year and a half ago, my first article after joining MMO was about shortstop Gavin Cecchini, saying that he wasn’t as bad as people say, I wasn’t wrong, but it didn’t exactly show until this season. Cecchini wasn’t really a player that jumped off the page when he was selected, especially as a first […]

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Mets Minors Report: Molina Earns Pitcher Of The Week, Plawecki Heating Up In Vegas

An article by posted on August 19, 2014 0 Comments
Mets Minors Report: Molina Earns Pitcher Of The Week, Plawecki Heating Up In Vegas

Last Night’s Quick Scores Omaha 9, Las Vegas 5 Binghamton 11, Erie 4 Charlotte 6, St. Lucie 3  Greeneville 12, Kingsport 3 Minor League Notes Matt Reynolds was 2 for 5, with three RBI’s and is batting .326 in his last ten games with seven runs, two home runs and nine RBI’s. Kevin Plawecki had two singles in […]

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Offensive Futility Reaches Epic Proportions For The Mets

An article by posted on August 18, 2014 0 Comments
Offensive Futility Reaches Epic Proportions For The Mets

The Mets became the first team in the major leagues to have four or less hits for five consecutive games since 2004. Ironically, that futility was also last accomplished by the Mets. Since the All Star break, the Mets are last in Runs per Game (3.0), Batting Average (.210) and Slugging Pct. (.304). Additionally, Mets […]

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Mets Minors Report: Syndergaard And Matz Were Solid In Losses, Morris Still Shutting Down Batters

An article by posted on August 18, 2014 0 Comments
Mets Minors Report: Syndergaard And Matz Were Solid In Losses, Morris Still Shutting Down Batters

Last Night’s Quick Scores Omaha 4, Las Vegas 0 Reading 1, Binghamton 0 Bradenton 4, St. Lucie 0 Savannah 3, Greenville 2 Brooklyn 7, Vermont 3  Kingsport 4, Greeneville 3 - 12 innings Minor League Notes Noah Syndergaard threw five innings, giving up just two runs on three hits, walked three and struck out eight. He […]

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Mets Minors Report: Matt Reynolds and Ivan Wilson Blast Two Homers Each

An article by posted on August 15, 2014 0 Comments
Mets Minors Report: Matt Reynolds and Ivan Wilson Blast Two Homers Each

Last Night’s Quick Scores Iowa 6, Las Vegas 5 – 12 Innings Binghamton 9, Erie 4 Fort Myers 9, St. Lucie 8  Savannah 4, Greenville 0 Brooklyn 5, Lowell 1  Kingsport 5, Bristol 3 Minor League Notes Josh Satin hit his 9th home run for Vegas and finished 1 for 4, with two runs scored and […]

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Mets Sign 16-Year Old Venezuelan Shortstop Kenny Hernandez

An article by posted on August 14, 2014 0 Comments
Mets Sign 16-Year Old Venezuelan Shortstop Kenny Hernandez

The Mets have signed 16-year old Venezuelan shortstop Kenny Hernandez out of Carlos Guillen’s Baseball Academy for 1 million dollars today. Hernandez, who had to wait until he turned 16 years old, was one of the top 30 players on the board for Major League Baseball’s July 2nd international free agent signing period. He was […]

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Who’s Hot, Who’s Not: Montero and Matz Are Nasty Good

An article by posted on August 11, 2014 0 Comments
Who’s Hot, Who’s Not: Montero and Matz Are Nasty Good

Who’s Hot: Chase Bradford,  Las Vegas – The 25 year old righty went to High School in Las Vegas and is no stranger to playing in the desert heat. In the last week, he’s made three appearances out of the pen, collecting 8 of his 9 outs via strikeout while allowing just 1 hit and […]

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Mets Minors Report: Reynolds Wraps Three Hits, Ice Bucket Challenge To Strikeout ALS

An article by posted on August 11, 2014 0 Comments
Mets Minors Report: Reynolds Wraps Three Hits, Ice Bucket Challenge To Strikeout ALS

Last Night’s Quick Scores Las Vegas 7, Albuquerque 5 Binghamton 3, Harrisburg 0 Bradenton 2, St. Lucie 1 Savannah 6, Augusta 4 Brooklyn 5, Batavia 2 Kingsport 7, Johnson City 4 Prospect Pipeline Logan Verrett wins his 10th game on the season by tossing seven innings and allowing two runs on four hits, while walking […]

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Showcase Showdown: Mets Poised To Find Out Who Stays and Who Goes

An article by posted on August 9, 2014 0 Comments
Showcase Showdown: Mets Poised To Find Out Who Stays and Who Goes

It’s odd to think about the months of November, December and January right now. After all, it’s still hitting 90 degrees on almost a daily basis and there’s still almost two months of baseball left to play. Football hasn’t started and no teams have clinched playoff berths yet. Still, the Mets are poised to help […]

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Wright Says His Struggles At The Plate Are Mental

An article by posted on August 7, 2014 0 Comments
Wright Says His Struggles At The Plate Are Mental

David Wright insists he’s not injured and that he’s not hurting. Instead, he tells Daily News columnist John Harper that he is struggling mentally at the plate, and that he has forgotten what it feels like to be in a good hitting groove. “I’ve made some mistakes this year, revamping some things with my swing that […]

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