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Nationals Acquire Closer Mark Melancon From Pirates

An article by posted on July 30, 2016 0 Comments
Nationals Acquire Closer Mark Melancon From Pirates

Updated – July 30 The Washington Nationals have acquired closer Mark Melancon from the Pittsburgh Pirates according to Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports. Lefthanded reliever Felipe Rivero is heading to the Bucs along with LHP Taylor Hearn, writes Joel Sherman of the New York Post. The Nats stuck to their guns on not wanting to move any of […]

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It’s Crunch Time

An article by posted on July 21, 2016 0 Comments
It’s Crunch Time

With the trade deadline only 10 days away, everyone is wondering what big moves the Mets can make to jump start the club and get them back to being the team we saw during the final two months of the 2015 season. That’s all well and good but not as simplistic as it would seem. […]

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Jeurys Familia Navigates Through The Impossible

An article by posted on July 20, 2016 0 Comments
Jeurys Familia Navigates Through The Impossible

Based loaded, no outs. That was the start of the bottom of the ninth for the New York Mets as they attempted to close out a 2-1 win over the Chicago Cubs. Somehow, Jeurys Familia was able to walk the tightrope yet again and complete his 33rd save of the season. This may seem like […]

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Mets Bullpen Shines Again In Win Over Philadelphia

An article by posted on July 16, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Bullpen Shines Again In Win Over Philadelphia

Bartolo Colon sailed through the first four innings of the Mets’ 5-3 win over the Philadelphia Phillies to kick off the second half of the season before running into trouble. Big Sexy gave way to the bullpen with two outs in the sixth, who as they have done many times this year, dominated the rest […]

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Jeurys Familia Could Smash Single-Season Saves Record

An article by posted on July 7, 2016 0 Comments
Jeurys Familia Could Smash Single-Season Saves Record

Jeurys Familia tied the Mets’ single-season saves record last season. This year, he seems poised to break it. The Mets All Star closer has already collected 30 saves in 86 games this season and will need just 14 saves over the final 76 games of the season to break the all-time franchise record. ESPN.com currently projects him […]

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Mets Avoid A Sweep Despite Defensive Woes, Flores Delivers Game-Winner

An article by posted on June 9, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Avoid A Sweep Despite Defensive Woes, Flores Delivers Game-Winner

(USA Today Sports) Despite a couple of Neil Walker defensive miscues, the Mets escaped a sweep by the skin of their teeth, finally breaking their nine game losing streak against the pesky Pittsburgh Pirates. With the bases loaded in the top of the 10th, Wilmer Flores dropped a pinch-hit single into center field for the […]

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Week 10 Mets Pitching Review: Matz Keeps Rolling

An article by posted on May 31, 2016 0 Comments
Week 10 Mets Pitching Review: Matz Keeps Rolling

A review of the latest turn through the Mets starting rotation: Name InningsThe Hits Runs (Earned Runs) Strikeouts Walks ERA (Season) WHIP (Season) Quality Start? Matt Harvey (3-7) 5.0 8 5(5) 1 2 6.08 1.69 No (10/3) Steven Matz (7-1) 8.0 4 0(0) 7 1 2.36 0.99 Yes (8/7) Jacob deGrom (3-1) 7.0 3 1(1) 7 […]

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Harvey Regains Rare Form In 1-0 Memorial Day Win

An article by posted on May 31, 2016 0 Comments
Harvey Regains Rare Form In 1-0 Memorial Day Win

The Dark Knight finally saw some light at the end of the tunnel with a two hit 1-0 shutout over the wilting Chicago White Sox. It may not have been the better team from the Windy City, but this victory was shades of vintage Matt Harvey, and for the first time in 10 starts, he […]

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Harvey and Familia Carry Mets To 1-0 Win By Still Being Really Good At Baseball

An article by posted on May 30, 2016 0 Comments
Harvey and Familia Carry Mets To 1-0 Win By Still Being Really Good At Baseball

He’s Back! The Mets (29-21) beat the White Sox (27-25) by a score of 1-0 on Monday afternoon at Citi Field. Matt Harvey tossed a gem for the Mets, allowing 2 hits and a walk in 7 shutout innings, striking out 6 on 87 efficient pitches. Harvey went up against Chicago stud Jose Quintana (who […]

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Familia Falters Again In Loss To Dodgers

An article by posted on May 30, 2016 0 Comments
Familia Falters Again In Loss To Dodgers

After tying the game in the bottom of the eighth inning, Mets manager, Terry Collins went to his closer in a non-save situation in the ninth. For the second time in three days, Jeurys Familia faltered. Coming into the top of the ninth, tied with Dodgers at two and surviving Clayton Kershaw, there was hope […]

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Week 9 Mets Pitching Review: Familia A Perfect 15-For-15

An article by posted on May 24, 2016 0 Comments
Week 9 Mets Pitching Review: Familia A Perfect 15-For-15

A review of the latest turn through the Mets starting rotation: Name InningsThe Hits Runs (Earned Runs) Strikeouts Walks ERA (Season) WHIP (Season) Quality Start? Matt Harvey (3-6) 2.2 8 9(6) 2 2 5.77 1.66 No (9/3) Steven Matz (3-1) 7.0 3 2(2) 8 1 2.81 1.06 Yes (7/6) Jacob deGrom (3-1) 5.0 5 4(4) 7 […]

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