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3 Up 3 Down: Mets Split with Royals

An article by posted on April 6, 2016 0 Comments
3 Up 3 Down: Mets Split with Royals

3 Up 1. Noah Syndergaard Was Filthy Yesterday’s 2-0 win over the Kansas City Royals was supposed to be Jacob deGrom’s game to start. However, with his wife expecting to head into labor any day now, Noah Syndergaard was given the ball, and boy did he impress. Syndergaard was masterful. He finished the day going […]

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The Z Files: Two Changes For Syndergaard Leads To Sheer Dominance Of Royals Lineup

An article by posted on April 6, 2016 0 Comments
The Z Files: Two Changes For Syndergaard Leads To Sheer Dominance Of Royals Lineup

The New York Mets scratched out the first win of the 2016 season in their 2-0 victory over the Kansas City Royals.  Throughout the game it was evident through so many foul balls and swings and misses the Mets hitters were having difficulty picking up pitches, which is normal during the first month of the […]

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Syndergaard, Walker Lift Mets Over Royals

An article by posted on April 5, 2016 0 Comments
Syndergaard, Walker Lift Mets Over Royals

The Mets (1-1) defeated the Kansas City Royals (1-1) by a score of 2-0 this afternoon at Kauffman Stadium, and in the process, split the series.  Pitching: Noah Syndergaard got the start for the Mets, and was outstanding, tossing six scoreless innings striking out nine and allowing three hits, while walking just one. Jim Henderson, […]

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Silver Linings From Mets’ Opening Night Loss

An article by posted on April 5, 2016 0 Comments
Silver Linings From Mets’ Opening Night Loss

Opening Day 2016 didn’t get off to the start that Met fans were hoping for. That’s probably the biggest understatement I could make. And while the Mets did show some late life in the top of the eighth inning, they couldn’t drive in the tying run, and lost to the Kansas City Royals 4-3. Fans […]

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Cespedes On Outfield Flub: “I’m Human”

An article by posted on April 4, 2016 0 Comments
Cespedes On Outfield Flub: “I’m Human”

Yoenis Cespedes strikes out to end game in Royals 4-3 victory over Mets, USA Today If there was one play that set the tone for Sunday’s 4-3 Opening Night loss to the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium, some would say it came in the first inning when left fielder Yoenis Cespedes dropped a very […]

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Pitching Coach Dan Warthen Proclaims Matt Harvey Is Ready To Go

An article by posted on April 1, 2016 0 Comments
Pitching Coach Dan Warthen Proclaims Matt Harvey Is Ready To Go

With Opening Night only two days away, New York Mets pitching coach Dan Warthen told Mike Puma of the New York Post that right-hander Matt Harvey is ready to for his start on Sunday against the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium. “His arm feels great,” Warthen said. “The ball is coming out. I thought he got […]

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A Baseball First: World Series Combatants Square Off On Opening Day

An article by posted on March 30, 2016 0 Comments
A Baseball First: World Series Combatants Square Off On Opening Day

gut-wrench-ing: adjective; extremely unpleasant or upsetting. In four days, the Mets will have to endure something that no team before has ever suffered through. A fan base that has sat through its share of heartache will have yet another chapter written and it’s completely out of everyone’s control. Coming off of an amazing season in which the […]

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Harvey and Syndergaard Will Start Against Royals, deGrom Will Pitch Home Opener

An article by posted on March 29, 2016 0 Comments
Harvey and Syndergaard Will Start Against Royals, deGrom Will Pitch Home Opener

Terry Collins confirmed that Matt Harvey and Noah Syndergaard will start Games 1 and 2 of the season against the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium. Jacob deGrom will start in the home opener at Citi Field on April 8, assuming he’s back with the team. DeGrom and his wife Stacey are expecting their first […]

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Edinson Volquez vs Matt Harvey In Opening Day Rematch

An article by posted on March 27, 2016 0 Comments
Edinson Volquez vs Matt Harvey In Opening Day Rematch

Kansas City Royals manager Ned Yost named right-hander Edinson Volquez as their Opening Day starter when they’ll play the New York Mets in a historic World Series rematch at Kauffman Stadium. “He had a phenomenal year last year,” Yost told reporters. “He’s the veteran guy of our staff. He deserved it.” Volquez will of course […]

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Syndergaard To Face Royals In Game 2, But That Could Be In Relief

An article by posted on March 21, 2016 0 Comments
Syndergaard To Face Royals In Game 2, But That Could Be In Relief

Kristie Ackert of the Daily News is reporting that after Matt Harvey starts on Opening Night against the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium, right-hander Noah Syndergaard will pitch Game 2 on April 5. However, Mets manager Terry Collins said on Monday that Syndergaard’s appearance during the game “could come in relief” as the team considers ”piggy-backing” starting pitchers […]

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