Tag: hitting

Granderson Breaks Out With 4 RBI

An article by posted on April 22, 2015 0 Comments
Granderson Breaks Out With 4 RBI

Curtis Granderson had an excellent night at the plate during yesterday’s 7-1 victory over the Atlanta Braves. Granderson provided the key hit of the game with a two run single in the 5th inning, and he finished with three hits and four RBI. Even though Granderson was struggling to hit for extra bases this season, […]

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Kevin Long Says Duda Is On The Verge of Stardom

An article by posted on April 21, 2015 0 Comments
Kevin Long Says Duda Is On The Verge of Stardom

After a breakout 2014 season, Lucas Duda has performed even better this year. Hitting in the third spot of the order, Duda is blistering hot with a .347 average and 8 RBI. “He is on the verge of absolute stardom, right on the cusp,” Mets hitting coach Kevin Long said. “He has strength and size […]

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MMO Players of the Week: The Metsiest Eight Game Winning Streak in History

An article by posted on April 20, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Players of the Week: The Metsiest Eight Game Winning Streak in History

This week will officially go down as the weirdest in Mets history. 8 wins in a row. First undefeated opening homestand in franchise history. First place. Finally beating the damn Marlins for once. Scoring runs at Citi Field! Ejections, catcher’s interference, (failed) challenges up the wazoo, beanballs, comebacks and Bartolo Colon RBIs. The Mets usually […]

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Mets Minor League Recap: Syndergaard Wild, Vegas Puts up 17, Conforto Homers Again

An article by posted on April 19, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Minor League Recap: Syndergaard Wild, Vegas Puts up 17, Conforto Homers Again

Noah Syndergaard got his 2nd start of the season and was scoreless through 3 innings but ran into trouble in the 4th when he gave up a 2-run HR to Domingo Santana. Thor left after 3.2 innings because his pitch count was at 82 pitches allowing just the two runs but walked five and struck […]

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Granderson Trades Power for Patience

An article by posted on April 17, 2015 0 Comments
Granderson Trades Power for Patience

It was the eighth inning of a tie game, Juan Jaime was on the mound for Atlanta, and Curtis Granderson drew a lead-off walk. He would then steal second, reach third on a bunt, before scoring the eventual winning run on a sacrifice fly hit by Daniel Murphy. Without recording a hit, Granderson had done […]

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Rivera On Fire In Binghamton

An article by posted on April 17, 2015 0 Comments
Rivera On Fire In Binghamton

He’s a virtual hitting machine.  The combination of the ability to stay back on a pitch, quick, explosive wrists and a short compact swing has translated to success at the plate at every level of the New York Mets farm system thus far..  And, he’s determined to show he has little left to prove, at […]

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Mets Minor League Recap 4/17: Black and Parnell Throw, Everyone Wins!

An article by posted on April 17, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Minor League Recap 4/17: Black and Parnell Throw, Everyone Wins!

Las Vegas 7, Sacramento 4 Matt Reynolds hit a 3-run home run in the top of the 6th to give the Las Vegas 51′s a 4-2 lead and they went on to beat Sacramento 7-4. Reynolds finished 2-4 on the night and is now hitting 7-20 with five RBI over his last five games. Alex […]

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Mets Minor League Recap: Matz Wild, Nimmo Homers

An article by posted on April 15, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Minor League Recap: Matz Wild, Nimmo Homers

Steven Matz got his 2nd AAA start and it did not go as well as the first as he walked five hitters and gave up five hits which lead to three runs for Sacramento. Matz got his first AAA loss in the 3-2 game and struggled to locate his fastball but didn’t get any help […]

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Where’s The Mets’ Offense?

An article by posted on April 12, 2015 0 Comments
Where’s The Mets’ Offense?

What happened to the team that led the Grapefruit League in batting, on-base, slugging and OPS? What happened to the team with the rock star hitting coach? What happened to that offensive juggernaut that struck fear up and down the Florida coastline? “We knew we were swinging good in spring training,” manager Terry Collins said […]

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John Mayberry Jr Will Play Regularly vs Lefties

An article by posted on April 11, 2015 0 Comments
John Mayberry Jr Will Play Regularly vs Lefties

Mets manager Terry Collins mentioned that Mets reserve John  Mayberry Jr will start regularly vs left handed pitching due to his success vs southpaws. That will likely affect Lucas Duda and Curtis Granderson’s playing time. (Adam Rubin, ESPN) Mayberry signed with the Mets on Dec. 12 for $1.45 million. He made his first start on […]

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