Tag: Jon Niese

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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Mets Bullpen Prevails With A Dominating Performance

An article by posted on September 8, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Bullpen Prevails With A Dominating Performance

Left-hander Jon Niese was unable to pitch out of the 4th inning despite a pre-game pep talk from manager Terry Collins who challenged him to pitch his best in the biggest game of his career. For the third straight start, Niese allowed a five-run inning including a back-breaking grand slam by Met killer Wilson Ramos off a hanging […]

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Collins Sets Rotation For Marlins and Nationals Series

An article by posted on September 2, 2015 0 Comments
Collins Sets Rotation For Marlins and Nationals Series

Manager Terry Collins spoke to reporters today at Citi Field before their game against the Philadelphia Phillies. Collins cleared up some questions regarding the Mets pitching rotation and how the team will handle the younger pitchers, skipped starts, and innings limits moving forward. To begin, the rotation has been set for the series in Miami […]

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Mets Erase Early Hole To Complete Sweep With 9-5 Win In Extras

An article by posted on August 28, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Erase Early Hole To Complete Sweep With 9-5 Win In Extras

The Mets (71-56) beat the Phillies (50-78) by a score of 9-5 in 13 innings on Thursday night in Philadelphia, completing a four-game sweep of their formerly formidable rivals and extending their winning streak to seven. Jon Niese struggled on the mound for the Mets, although all of the damage came in one inning. Niese […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Rockies, 8:10 PM

An article by posted on August 22, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Rockies, 8:10 PM

After exploding for 14 runs on Friday night, the New York Mets look to keep things rolling tonight against the Colorado Rockies at Coors Field. Jonathon Niese (7-9, 3.50) gets the start for the Mets and he opposes left-hander Chris Rusin (4-5, 3.99) for the Rockies at 8:10 PM. The Mets’ current five-game division lead […]

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MMO Game Thread: Rockies vs Mets, 7:10 PM

An article by posted on August 10, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Rockies vs Mets, 7:10 PM

The New York Mets open a four-game series against the Colorado Rockies who are coming off a big series win against the Washington Nationals in DC this past weekend. In Monday night’s 7:10 PM series opener at Citi Field, Jonathon Niese (6-9, 3.51) faces off against rookie right-hander Jon Gray (0-0, 4.50) who is making […]

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Pitching Analysis of Jon Niese’s Effectively Wild Night vs. Miami Marlins

An article by posted on August 5, 2015 0 Comments
Pitching Analysis of Jon Niese’s Effectively Wild Night vs. Miami Marlins

Stat Line:  7 IP, 1 R, 4 H, 6 SO, 1 BB Jon Niese dominated a weak Miami Marlins lineup to gain his first win since July 12th.  Niese showed more than commanding his fastball, throwing five different pitches for strikes. This article explains Niese’s ability to baffle Marlins hitters by utilizing various pitch movements […]

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Mike Piazza Is Rooting For The Mets

An article by posted on August 5, 2015 0 Comments
Mike Piazza Is Rooting For The Mets

Mike Piazza and radio and TV personality Eddie Trunk were in attendance last night as the New York Mets defeated the Miami Marlins by a score of 5-1. The future Hall of Fame catcher rooted on Jon Niese and the team and is happy to see the Mets making some noise in the NL East. […]

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MMO Game Recap: Padres 8, Mets 7

An article by posted on July 30, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Padres 8, Mets 7

The Mets (52-50) were defeated by the San Diego Padres (49-53) by a score of 8-7 today at Citi Field, and in the process, dropping the rubber game. Jon Niese had a bounce back outing today, after he got lit up by the Dodgers his last time out. The southpaw pitched much better today, as […]

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