Tag: Kansas City Royals

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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Bryce Harper Tabs Mets As The Team To Beat

An article by posted on February 22, 2016 0 Comments
Bryce Harper Tabs Mets As The Team To Beat

Washington Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper said today, that the New York Mets are the team to beat in the National League this season. “We’re definitely looking forward to the challenge,” Harper told Washington beat reporters. “The team to beat are the Mets. That’s what it is right now. They kicked the crap out of our division last year, and […]

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Wright Cautions Mets To “Stay Hungry”

An article by posted on February 22, 2016 0 Comments
Wright Cautions Mets To “Stay Hungry”

Talk is cheap, and actions speak louder than words. That’s a phrase many of us have heard throughout our lives at various junctures. While this motto can apply to a plethora of situations, this is very apropos for the New York Mets as they begin their 2016 season, vying to head back to the World […]

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