Tag: Jon Niese

Mets Mid-Season Pitching Report Card

An article by posted on July 2, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Mid-Season Pitching Report Card

As we sit here on July 2nd  at 40-40, we see a New York Mets pitching staff that has rigorously outperformed their defensive and hitting production.  In this mid-season pitching report card, I give both a statistical and non-statistical review for each Mets starting pitcher through June 30. Listed below are the statistical categories that I use in this evaluation […]

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Breaking Down Jon Niese vs. Milwaukee Brewers

An article by posted on June 24, 2015 0 Comments
Breaking Down Jon Niese vs. Milwaukee Brewers

Stat Line:  6 IP, 2 R, 8 H, 3 BB, 1 HBP, 3 K During last night’s 3-2 loss to the Milwaukee Brewers, New York Mets starting pitcher Jon Niese showed that he’s officially turned the page on his awful May performances (1-4 with 5.56 ERA, 4.55 FIP in May).  During this article I will […]

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Jon Niese Has Shown Significant Improvement

An article by posted on June 18, 2015 0 Comments
Jon Niese Has Shown Significant Improvement

In a year highlighted by one of the league’s best rotations, a big reason the Mets remain atop the National League East 67 games into the season, some fans remain unsatisfied with one particular member of that rotation. Jon Niese has had the worst start to a season of his career posting an ERA over 7 in […]

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MMO Game Recap: Blue Jays 8, Mets 0

An article by posted on June 17, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Blue Jays 8, Mets 0

The Mets (36-31) fell to the Blue Jays (35-32) by a score of 8-0 on Wednesday night in Toronto. Jon Niese took the hill for the Mets and pitched well, going seven innings while allowing three runs on seven hits and four walks, striking out six. Toronto took an early lead they would never relinquish […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Blue Jays, 7:07 PM

An article by posted on June 17, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Blue Jays, 7:07 PM

The New York Mets now head north of the border to continue the second leg of their home and home series against the Toronto Blue Jays at the Rogers Centre. Jon Niese (3-6, 4.24) opposes Drew Hutchison (5-1, 5.75) in a 7:07 PM matchup. The Mets have won three in a row and five of […]

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What Dillon Gee’s Move To The Pen Means For Jon Niese

An article by posted on June 8, 2015 0 Comments
What Dillon Gee’s Move To The Pen Means For Jon Niese

The Mets have several obvious problems that need to be addressed. They are weak defensively, have a horrendous bench and have a hole in their lineup at the hot corner. However, their pitching seems to be problematic as well depending on the angle you look at it. In general, having a surplus of pitching nowadays […]

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MMO Game Recap: Diamondbacks 7, Mets 2

An article by posted on June 6, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Diamondbacks 7, Mets 2

The Mets (30-26) fell 7-2 to the Diamondbacks (26-28) on Friday night in Arizona. Jon Niese pitched for the Mets and finally turned in a solid outing, pitching six innings of three-run ball, allowing six hits and walking one while striking out eight. The Mets grabbed an early lead when Michael Cuddyer took Jeremy Hellickson […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Pirates, 1:35 PM

An article by posted on May 24, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Pirates, 1:35 PM

The New York Mets will try to salvage a win against the Pittsburgh Pirates and avoid getting swept this afternoon at 1:35 PM at PNC Park. Jonathon Niese (3-4, 3.72) will oppose left-hander Francisco Liriano (1-4, 4.15) in Sunday’s finale. Juan Lagares was scratched with lingering pain under his arm. He was replaced by Darrell […]

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Breaking Down Jon Niese vs. St. Louis Cardinals

An article by posted on May 20, 2015 0 Comments
Breaking Down Jon Niese vs. St. Louis Cardinals

Finishing Line:  5 IP, 8 R, 8 ER, 11 H, 1 BB, 1 K, 1 HR Defining Pitches First Inning: Early in the first inning, Jon Niese showed poor command of his fastball as he gave up a single to Peter Bourjos followed by a RBI double to Randal Grichuk, both on fastballs that missed […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 3, Phillies 2

An article by posted on May 9, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 3, Phillies 2

The Mets (19-11) beat the Phillies (11-20) by a score of 3-2 on Saturday night at Citizens Bark Park. Jon Niese pitched for the Mets and was great, pitching seven innings of five-hit ball, allowing just two runs (both of which were unearned), walking one and striking out six while lowering his ERA to 1.95. […]

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