Tag: Jonathan Niese

Niese Fizzles Out In D’Backs Win, Draws Praise From Collins

An article by posted on August 18, 2016 0 Comments
Niese Fizzles Out In D’Backs Win, Draws Praise From Collins

In his first start with his former team, Jon Niese appeared to be the antidote missing from the Mets pitching rotation, until the 4th inning reared it’s ugly head. Sailing through the first three innings, Niese stifled the D’backs with cutters in the 80’s until Rickie Weeks, Jr. and Yasmany Tomas took him back-to-back deep, […]

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MMO Game Recap: D’Backs Crush the Mets 13-5 to Take Series

An article by posted on August 18, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: D’Backs Crush the Mets 13-5 to Take Series

The New York Mets were defeated by the Arizona Diamondbacks by a score of 13-5 on Wednesday night. The D-Backs win the series and have taken 5 out of 6 games against the Mets this year. With the loss, the Mets now drop to four games behind the St. Louis Cardinals for the second Wild […]

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Pitching Isn’t To Blame Despite 3rd Straight Loss

An article by posted on June 8, 2016 0 Comments
Pitching Isn’t To Blame Despite 3rd Straight Loss

While the Mets have lost three straight games, their starting pitchers shouldn’t receive any blame. Matt Harvey, Steven Matz and Jacob deGrom all pitched well enough to win, but their offense failed to provide them any run support. Over the past three games, the Mets have only scored two runs. They have recorded just 13 hits and […]

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Mets Should Consider Trading Bartolo Colon

An article by posted on June 5, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Should Consider Trading Bartolo Colon

There is an interesting issue that arises with fans. There is an obvious notion that often goes overlooked. It’s easy to say that the Mets should expunge the current dead weight of their rotation. It’s easy to point fingers at Dillon Gee and Jon Niese at this point, both of whom have not been pitching […]

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MMO Game Recap: Cardinals 10, Mets 2

An article by posted on May 19, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Cardinals 10, Mets 2

The Mets (23-17) were defeated by the Cardinals (26-13) by a score of 10-2 Tuesday evening at Citi Field. Pitching: Jon Niese started for the Mets, going 5 innings while allowing 8 earned runs on 11 hits, walking one and striking out one. All season he has been allowing a lot of base runners (1.49 […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 3, Cubs 2

An article by posted on August 15, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 3, Cubs 2

The Mets snapped their three game losing streak and defeated the Chicago Cubs by a score of 3-2 tonight at Citi Field.  All of the Mets offense came from a three run blast by outfielder Eric Campbell, his second home run of the season. Zack Wheeler started and tossed 6.2 innings, allowing just two runs […]

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This Day In Mets Infamy With Rusty: A Soundtrack For Last Night’s Mets Loss Edition

An article by posted on September 8, 2013 0 Comments
This Day In Mets Infamy With Rusty: A Soundtrack For Last Night’s Mets Loss Edition

Last nights game between the Mets and the Cleveland  Indians was stomach churning bad. That first inning pitched by Jon Niese made me wish that Shaun Marcum was still with the team (well not really). All I know is that after viewing last night’s game, I have finally come to terms with the fact that […]

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This Day In Mets Infamy With Rusty: The Separated At Birth Edition

An article by posted on August 18, 2013 6 Comments
This Day In Mets Infamy With Rusty: The Separated At Birth Edition

It is funny how sometimes we look like famous people. I for example have been told that I look like a bloated Danny Partridge or a late in his career Rusty Staub (hence my nickname Rustyjr). But it is amazing when some of our favorite current Mets players and coaches look like other famous people. […]

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According To Collins, Niese Will Not Require Surgery

An article by posted on June 26, 2013 0 Comments
According To Collins, Niese Will Not Require Surgery

In his weekly interview with WFAN Terry Collins relayed the information that Jonathon Niese is unlikely to require surgery on his partially torn rotator cuff. Collins, claiming to have spoken to Niese on the phone, said that the pitcher was feeling “tremendous.” “He is not going to need any surgery” Collins said. “Next week he is […]

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In His Final Tuneup Before Debut, Wheeler Will Be On 85 Pitch Limit Tonight

An article by posted on June 13, 2013 0 Comments
In His Final Tuneup Before Debut, Wheeler Will Be On 85 Pitch Limit Tonight

Looks like Harvey-Wheeler Day is still on… Thanks Mother Nature… Matt Musico from MetsMinors.net just posted the following: Zack Wheeler will be making his final minor league start tonight before getting promoted to the major leagues. He’s set to debut on Tuesday at Turner Field against the Atlanta Braves, about 45 minutes away from his childhood […]

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Bullpen Falters, Bats Silenced, Mets Dealt 6-3 Loss By Cards

An article by posted on May 14, 2013 0 Comments
Bullpen Falters, Bats Silenced, Mets Dealt 6-3 Loss By Cards

The newest Met, Rick Ankiel, couldn’t hold onto Ty Wigginton’s sinking line drive for a double. Wigginton then scored from second on an infield hit off pitcher Scott Rice. Matt Holliday followed with a two-run homer, and just like that it was over and the Mets had their fourth straight loss, 6-3, at St. Louis to fall […]

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