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Talkin’ Mets Podcast: Remembering ’86, Syndergaard vs. Utley, Health of David Wright

An article by posted on May 29, 2016 0 Comments
Talkin’ Mets Podcast: Remembering ’86, Syndergaard vs. Utley, Health of David Wright

Memorial Day Weekend is in full swing and this week’s Talkin’ Mets podcast is a perfect way to spend some downtime. First, former member of the 1986 Mets Doug Sisk joins me to talk about the ’86 team, the innocent climb of ’84 and ’85, and why he decided not to attend last night’s ceremony […]

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Bob Ojeda and Chris Sale Have Some Key Advice For Matt Harvey

An article by posted on May 28, 2016 0 Comments
Bob Ojeda and Chris Sale Have Some Key Advice For Matt Harvey

As we all await Matt Harvey‘s next scheduled start on Monday against the first-place Chicago White Sox, we need to be reminded that we could be left disappointed yet again. Albert Einstein said it best, “the definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.” With that being […]

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Matt Harvey Will Make His Next Start Against White Sox

An article by posted on May 25, 2016 0 Comments
Matt Harvey Will Make His Next Start Against White Sox

After being summoned to the manager’s office by Terry Collins, Mets right-hander Matt Harvey was told that he would make his next start against the Chicago White Sox on Monday. Also in attendance was pitching coach Dan Warthen and assistant GM John Ricco. According to Collins, optioning Harvey to the minor leagues was never discussed. […]

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The Z Files: Matt Harvey’s Subtle Pitching Flaw

An article by posted on May 25, 2016 0 Comments
The Z Files: Matt Harvey’s Subtle Pitching Flaw

During last night’s SNY broadcast, SNY showed Matt Harvey’s opposing batting average broken down by number of times through the opposing team’s lineup: First time through the lineup:  .243 Second time through the lineup:  .284 Third time through the lineup:  .510 This pattern continued last night as the Washington Nationals hit two home runs their […]

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Week 9 Mets Pitching Review: Familia A Perfect 15-For-15

An article by posted on May 24, 2016 0 Comments
Week 9 Mets Pitching Review: Familia A Perfect 15-For-15

A review of the latest turn through the Mets starting rotation: Name InningsThe Hits Runs (Earned Runs) Strikeouts Walks ERA (Season) WHIP (Season) Quality Start? Matt Harvey (3-6) 2.2 8 9(6) 2 2 5.77 1.66 No (9/3) Steven Matz (3-1) 7.0 3 2(2) 8 1 2.81 1.06 Yes (7/6) Jacob deGrom (3-1) 5.0 5 4(4) 7 […]

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Talkin’ Mets Podcast: Mets Sweep, Harvey Conundrum, Duda’s Back Issue

An article by posted on May 22, 2016 0 Comments
Talkin’ Mets Podcast: Mets Sweep, Harvey Conundrum, Duda’s Back Issue

I am joined by MMO contributor and nationally syndicated talk show host, Tim Donner.  Tonight’s show is long, but chock full of great discussion and debate. The Mets ended the homestand on a high note, sweeping the Milwaukee Brewers before heading to DC for a three game series against the Washington Nationals. During the show […]

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Matt Harvey Will Start Tuesday Against Nationals

An article by posted on May 21, 2016 0 Comments
Matt Harvey Will Start Tuesday Against Nationals

The New York Mets have made it official and announced that Matt Harvey will get the start on Tuesday against the Washington Nationals in DC. On Saturday morning, Harvey pitched a few innings in a simulated game off the mound at Citi Field under the watchful eyes of pitching coach Dan Warthen. Harvey is coming […]

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A Dark Knightmare: Harvey Could Be Pulled From Rotation

An article by posted on May 20, 2016 0 Comments
A Dark Knightmare: Harvey Could Be Pulled From Rotation

During last night’s 9-1 drubbing of a loss to the Washington Nationals, Matt Harvey allowed a career-high nine runs while pitching a career-low 2 2/3 innings. He allowed eight hits, and struck out just two batters. His record dropped to 3-6, and his ERA soared to 5.77. Manager, Terry Collins did not seem reluctant to […]

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We’re About To Find Out Who Matt Harvey Is In 2016

An article by posted on May 19, 2016 0 Comments
We’re About To Find Out Who Matt Harvey Is In 2016

The Mets are in a good spot. They’re off to about the same start as last season (22-17 in 2016 vs. 23-16 in 2015), are a good series away from taking first place and should remain in prime playoff position within what seems to be a watered down National League this season. So when things […]

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Now Pinch-Hitting For The Mets… Noah Syndergaard?

An article by posted on May 14, 2016 0 Comments
Now Pinch-Hitting For The Mets… Noah Syndergaard?

Manager Terry Collins made a very interesting comment about how he’ll use potential pinch-hitters in late game situations. No it wasn’t about Eric Campbell or Alejandro De Aza, the talk was about using one of his starting pitchers in such a role late in the game. Collins noted that there had been roughly five instances this […]

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