Tag: Jon Niese

Niese Will Have Knee Surgery Thursday, Mets Recall Goeddel

An article by posted on August 24, 2016 0 Comments
Niese Will Have Knee Surgery Thursday, Mets Recall Goeddel

The New York Mets announced that LHP Jon Niese will undergo arthroscopic surgery at the Hospital for Special Surgery tomorrow to repair a meniscus tear in his left knee. Mets Team Physician Dr. Struan Coleman will perform the procedure. Niese, 29, said he has been dealing with pain in his knee since June, but felt […]

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Young Arms and Healthy Bats Revive Mets Wild Card Hunt

An article by posted on August 24, 2016 0 Comments
Young Arms and Healthy Bats Revive Mets Wild Card Hunt

Another dubious decision by manager Terry Collins could have caused damaging results, but the Mets were saved by a couple of pitching prospects who performed gracefully under pressure. In a must win series opener against the Cardinals, starter Jon Niese lasted a third of an inning as his faulty knee failed him, retiring only one […]

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Niese Headed to DL, Goeddel Recalled, Gsellman Helps Save the Day

An article by posted on August 24, 2016 0 Comments
Niese Headed to DL, Goeddel Recalled, Gsellman Helps Save the Day

Mets pitcher, Jon Niese lasted just a third of an inning before leaving the game due to injury. He was replaced by rookie, Robert Gsellman, who helped navigate his team to victory in his major league debut. Niese, 29, left Tuesday’s 7-4 victory over St. Louis after feeling a pop in his left knee. In his […]

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Jay Bruce Was Inches Away From Plating A Late Inning Rally

An article by posted on August 7, 2016 0 Comments
Jay Bruce Was Inches Away From Plating A Late Inning Rally

The Mets spent another night at the heartbreak hotel with a close play at the plate that could have given them a rare 9th inning rally. Battling back from a 6-1 deficit, New York pulled within one with runners on first and second when Travis d’Arnaud poked a two out single to shallow right. But […]

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MMO Mailbag: Should The Mets Trade Jon Niese?

An article by posted on December 2, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Mailbag: Should The Mets Trade Jon Niese?

Tyler asks… Why is Jon Niese still on this team? They should have traded him two years ago but now it’s even more important to get rid of him and put that $9 million dollars to better use. Thoughts? Dr. Dooby replies… The frequent calls to trade Mets left-hander Jon Niese to pick up some […]

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Cubs Could Trade Starlin Castro If They Land Ben Zobrist

An article by posted on December 1, 2015 0 Comments
Cubs Could Trade Starlin Castro If They Land Ben Zobrist

According to a report by Jesse Rogers of ESPN, in the event the Chicago Cubs sign Ben Zobrist, team sources say they will almost certainly end up trading 2B/SS Starlin Castro. A three-time All Star, Castro had a very pedestrian season in 2015, batting .265 with a .296 on-base and .671 OPS. However, the 25-year old Castro […]

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Mets Announce World Series Roster, Uribe Makes It

An article by posted on October 27, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Announce World Series Roster, Uribe Makes It

Here is the Mets official roster for the 2015 World Series against the Kansas City Royals. The only real change is that Juan Uribe has made the cut and will replace Matt Reynolds. Definitely a nice upgrade for the Amazins. Catchers (2) Travis d’Arnaud Kevin Plawecki Infielders (6) Lucas Duda Daniel Murphy Wilmer Flores David […]

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Harvey Has Sore Right Triceps, But Still Good For Game 5

An article by posted on October 19, 2015 0 Comments
Harvey Has Sore Right Triceps, But Still Good For Game 5

7:00 PM Mets pitching coach Dan Warthen told reporters there was “no doubt” that Matt Harvey would start Game 5 on Friday. “I don’t foresee any problem with Matt going out there and pitching,” Warthen said. (ESPN New York) “He’s doing his treatment. The doctors looked at it yesterday. He was in great shape. He’s […]

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New York Mets National League Championship Series Roster

An article by posted on October 17, 2015 0 Comments
New York Mets National League Championship Series Roster

Here is the Mets official roster for the 2015 National League Championship Series against the Chicago Cubs. The only real change is Gilmartin replaces Goeddel in the bullpen, and of course Reynolds continues to replace Tejada. So surprised that Eric Young Jr. failed to make the cut, given Lester’s vulnerability on holding runners. Catchers (2) […]

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The Z Files: Four Takeaways from Mets 4-0 Win Over the Braves

An article by posted on September 22, 2015 0 Comments
The Z Files: Four Takeaways from Mets 4-0 Win Over the Braves

The New York Mets get back on track with a simple 4-0 victory over the Atlanta Braves.  The Mets lead over the Washington Nationals increases to 6.5 games with their magic number to clinch the division now at seven. Here are four encouraging points from last nights victory. Jon Niese:  W, 6.0 IP, 0 R, […]

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Goosebumps. So Many Goosebumps.

An article by posted on September 9, 2015 0 Comments
Goosebumps. So Many Goosebumps.

“This Mets team right now, it doesn’t matter who comes off the bench. Everyone contributes.” – Ron Darling. I couldn’t have said it any better myself. It is quite possible that, a year from now, I won’t be able to remember a specific, standout home run hit by Lucas Duda, Travis d’Arnaud, or Curtis Granderson […]

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