Tag: Jon Niese

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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Top 10 Met Moments From the First Half

An article by posted on July 17, 2015 0 Comments
Top 10 Met Moments From the First Half

As we prepare for the final 73 games of the New York Mets’ (regular) season, this seems like as good a time as any to take a quick look back at the club’s ten best moments of the first three months of 2015. Honorable Mention: Noah Syndergaard’s Debut (May 12) Though it may have been […]

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Syndergaard To Get Second Half Started For Mets

An article by posted on July 15, 2015 0 Comments
Syndergaard To Get Second Half Started For Mets

Terry Collins told reporters on Sunday that rookie right-hander Noah Syndergaard would get the first start of the second half when the Mets open a three game series in St. Louis against the Cardinals. The team officially announced on Thursday, that Bartolo Colon will get the start on Saturday and that Jon Niese will start […]

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Breaking Down Jon Niese vs. San Francisco Giants

An article by posted on July 7, 2015 0 Comments
Breaking Down Jon Niese vs. San Francisco Giants

Stat Line:  8 IP, 0 R, 3 H, 4 SO, 2 BB Last night, Jon Niese recorded his first win since May 9th in the New York Mets 3-0 victory over the San Francisco Giants.  During this article, I will explain how the variance in Niese fastball movement and velocity led to his success yesterday […]

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