Tag: Ike Davis

Mets vs Marlins Preview: Harvey On The Hill Looking To Avoid A Sweep By Miami

An article by posted on June 2, 2013 0 Comments
Mets vs Marlins Preview: Harvey On The Hill Looking To Avoid A Sweep By Miami

New York Mets at Miami Marlins Matt Harvey Harvey (5-0, 1.85 ERA) vs Kevin Slowey (1-5, 3,59) First Pitch at 1:10 PM at Marlins Park Starting Lineup Omar Quintanilla – SS Daniel Murphy – 2B David Wright – 3B Lucas Duda – LF Marlon Byrd – RF Ike Davis – 1B John Buck – C […]

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Davis Defends Potential Flaw In His Swing; The Pronounced Hand Drop

An article by posted on June 1, 2013 0 Comments
Davis Defends Potential Flaw In His Swing; The Pronounced Hand Drop

Marc Carig of Newsday talked to Ike Davis about what some believe to be the main culprit in his prolonged slump at the plate; the pronounced hand drop as the ball is being released by the pitcher. “I’ve always wanted to stop my hands from dropping,” Davis told Carig. “But I’ve always swung like that. Obviously, it’s not […]

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Mets vs Marlins Preview: Spin In RF, Q Leading Off, McHugh Making First 2013 Start

An article by posted on June 1, 2013 0 Comments
Mets vs Marlins Preview: Spin In RF, Q Leading Off, McHugh Making First 2013 Start

Mets At Marlins – 4:10 PM RHP Collin McHugh vs RHP Jose Fernandez Starting Lineup Omar Quintanilla, ss Daniel Murphy, 2b David Wright, 3b Lucas Duda, lf John Buck, c Rick Ankiel, cf Ike Davis, 1b Jordany Valdespin, rf Collin McHugh, rhp Game Notes From May 28-30, Mets pitchers struck out 34 batters without issuing […]

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Mets Minors: Wilmer Flores Is Heating Up

An article by posted on May 31, 2013 0 Comments
Mets Minors: Wilmer Flores Is Heating Up

Wilmer Flores got off to a slow start in 2013. The 21 year-old prospect found himself in the shadow of top prospects Travis d’Arnaud and Zack Wheeler when he arrived in Las Vegas. But now we find ourselves almost two months into the season, and Flores seems to be hitting his stride offensively. Flores is […]

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Can the Mets Pitching Staff Build on this Current Win Streak?

An article by posted on May 31, 2013 0 Comments
Can the Mets Pitching Staff Build on this Current Win Streak?

Is this a mirage, are we actually witnessing something special happening with this Mets team. Have they woken up from their hibernation? We know not to expect anything special with this group this season, but what just happened this week, is somewhat confusing. Did it take for the Yankees to come into town for the […]

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Ike Davis is Basically Playing for his Job Now

An article by posted on May 30, 2013 0 Comments
Ike Davis is Basically Playing for his Job Now

There have been enough posts trying to figure out what is up with Ike Davis.  Right now, as stated by Mike Francesa today on WFAN, Ike is basically playing for his job. So doomsday for Ike looms, and he plays with the thought that the next time he strikes out or the next hitless game […]

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Mets Minors: Josh Satin Has Earned A Promotion

An article by posted on May 30, 2013 0 Comments
Mets Minors: Josh Satin Has Earned A Promotion

Josh Satin is clearly the most worthy of getting a shot at first base if the team ultimately decides to demote Ike Davis. He must smell blood in the water, because he was 4-for-5 last night, with four RBI. He’s batting .316 this year with 8 home runs and 31 RBI. Satin also gets on base over […]

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Some Observations During The Mets’ Four-Game Winning Streak

An article by posted on May 30, 2013 0 Comments
Some Observations During The Mets’ Four-Game Winning Streak

After a brief hiatus taking finals, I’m back to subject myself to more repetitive anxiety by watching Mets games. It’s been interesting to step away for a week and come back with a fresh perspective. Things have changed a bit. The Mets have a four-game winning streak for one. There are some things that haven’t […]

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Mets Wallop The Yankees 9-4 To Win Fourth Straight

An article by posted on May 29, 2013 0 Comments
Mets Wallop The Yankees 9-4 To Win Fourth Straight

Marlon Byrd crosses home plate after homering in the third inning. (USA Today) The Mets beat the Yankees for the third straight time in a 9-4 walloping tonight at Yankee Stadium. The win gave the Mets their first four-game winning streak of the season. The Mets jumped out to an early lead when they sent […]

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Six Moves The Mets Could Make To Give This Team A Jolt

An article by posted on May 29, 2013 0 Comments
Six Moves The Mets Could Make To Give This Team A Jolt

1. Fire Dave Hudgens – Call it bad luck, poor execution or just a failed approach, whatever Hudgens is doing or trying to do has been a massive failure. There are no success stories in his wake and too many good hitters with promise that have regressed. Every failed season needs a fall guy, and […]

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