Tag: hitting

Who Has Been The Mets’ Top Rookie: Syndergaard Or Conforto?

An article by posted on October 2, 2015 0 Comments
Who Has Been The Mets’ Top Rookie: Syndergaard Or Conforto?

Last week the New York Mets announced this year’s Sterling Award winners, honoring the top players throughout their minor league system. It got me to wondering who the top rookie has been for the Mets this season. The Mets have had 11 players make their major league debuts this year, but clearly the two biggest […]

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Hansel Robles Suspended 3 Games For Intentionally Throwing At Rupp

An article by posted on October 1, 2015 0 Comments
Hansel Robles Suspended 3 Games For Intentionally Throwing At Rupp

MLB announced that Hansel Robles has been suspended for three games for “intentionally” throwing a pitch at the head of Cameron Rupp in Wednesday night’s game against the Philadelphia Phillies. Don’t know how they determined it was intentional, but Robles is becoming a high maintenance player. Funny thing is that I thought Logan Verrett would […]

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Are Duda and Cespedes the NL’s Best 1-2 Punch?

An article by posted on September 30, 2015 0 Comments
Are Duda and Cespedes the NL’s Best 1-2 Punch?

Ever since August 1st, the Mets have exploded for the most runs in the National League. A huge reason for this outburst has been the tremendous production of Yoenis Cespedes and Lucas Duda. The two have combined for 26 home runs during in this span and have an outstanding .975 OPS during the stretch run. […]

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Mets Expected To Make Serious Bid For Cespedes, But How Serious?

An article by posted on September 11, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Expected To Make Serious Bid For Cespedes, But How Serious?

According to Jon Heyman of CBS Sports, the Mets will be one of many teams that will be pushing to sign free agent Yoenis Cespedes beginning in November. While Mets people won’t discuss it publicly, writes Heyman, word is they are expected to make a serious play for Cespedes, whose willingness to play center field has […]

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Kevin Long Has The Lineup Back On Track

An article by posted on September 2, 2015 0 Comments
Kevin Long Has The Lineup Back On Track

Mark Herrmann of Newsday writes about the impact that hitting coach Kevin Long has made during his first season with the Mets. Even though the offense struggled mightily earlier in the season, he managed to stay positive and has helped the lineup back on track. “I think overall I’m a positive guy and I know […]

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Colon Fires Eight Scoreless, Conforto and Grandy Homer in 3-1 Win Over Phils

An article by posted on August 31, 2015 0 Comments
Colon Fires Eight Scoreless, Conforto and Grandy Homer in 3-1 Win Over Phils

The Mets (73-58) beat the Phillies (52-80) by a score of 3-1 Monday night at Citi Field. Pitching: Bartolo Colon started for the Mets and delivered his best start of the season, tossing 8 scoreless innings while striking out 9 batters and walking one. He allowed only 4 singles, pitching his way to his 3rd […]

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Cuddyer Has Been Red-Hot Since Return From DL

An article by posted on August 27, 2015 0 Comments
Cuddyer Has Been Red-Hot Since Return From DL

Michael Cuddyer continued his hot hitting last night in Philadephia where he went 3-for-5 with a home run, double, and 3 RBI in a Mets 9-4 win over the Phillies. In 13 games since being activated from the DL, Cuddyer is batting .369 with four doubles, two home runs, and seven RBI in 39 at-bats. […]

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Was Sunday’s Game the Biggest in Citi Field History?

An article by posted on August 4, 2015 0 Comments
Was Sunday’s Game the Biggest in Citi Field History?

If you were at Citi Field on Sunday night, or perhaps even just watching the game on TV, you may have been a bit confused. The calendar might have read August 2nd, but it sure felt a lot like mid-October in Queens. Since Citi Field’s inaugural season in 2009, there have been a few note-worthy […]

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Orioles Get Gerardo Parra From Brewers

An article by posted on July 31, 2015 0 Comments
Orioles Get Gerardo Parra From Brewers

The Baltimore Orioles have acquired outfielder Gerardo Parra from the Milwaukee Brewers in exchange for RHP Zach Davies according to Tom Haudricourt of the Journal Sentinel. No official announcement yet as deal is pending physicals. Parra, who was once considered by many reports to be a top target for the New York Mets, is hitting […]

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MMO Game Recap: Dodgers 3, Mets 0

An article by posted on July 23, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Dodgers 3, Mets 0

The Mets (49-47) were defeated by the Los Angeles Dodgers (55-42) by a score of 3-0 tonight at Citi Field. Well, the Mets offense did absolutely nothing against tonight. But what else would you expect when you have John Mayberry, who is batting a robust .170/.235/.330, hitting cleanup against arguably the best pitcher in baseball, […]

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MLB Exec: Mets Want A Big Bat That Won’t Cost Anything

An article by posted on July 21, 2015 0 Comments
MLB Exec: Mets Want A Big Bat That Won’t Cost Anything

If you’re wondering why the Mets still haven’t acquired a bat with just nine days left until the trade deadline, Jerry Crasnick of ESPN spoke to one MLB executive who told him, They want a middle of the order OF bat who isn’t going to cost anything — in terms of dollars or players. Marc […]

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