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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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Harvey Still Ineffective In Middle Innings, His Next Start Comes Against Nationals

An article by posted on May 14, 2016 0 Comments
Harvey Still Ineffective In Middle Innings, His Next Start Comes Against Nationals

After a strong outing against the Padres, the middle innings came back to haunt Matt Harvey again, making for a miserable 5-2 loss for the Mets at Colorado’s cavernous Coors Field. The Mets bats that were muted by Clayton Kershaw on Thursday, barely made a peep off of Rockies rookie right-hander, Jon Gray, who unlike Harvey, […]

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Matt Harvey Says He’s Very Frustrated Right Now

An article by posted on May 14, 2016 0 Comments
Matt Harvey Says He’s Very Frustrated Right Now

New York Mets pitcher, Matt Harvey, had another night to forget in his very first start at Coors Field. After an encouraging last start in San Diego, Harvey, again could not find his way against the Rockies. On a night where he would go just 5.2 innings before giving way to the bullpen, his unknown […]

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Week 7 Mets Pitching Review: Thor Brings The Thunder

An article by posted on May 13, 2016 0 Comments
Week 7 Mets Pitching Review: Thor Brings The Thunder

A review of the latest turn through the Mets’ starting rotation: Name Innings Hits Runs (Earned Runs) Strikeouts Walks ERA (Season) WHIP (Season) Quality Start? (Starts/QS) Matt Harvey (3-4) 6.0 4 2(2) 10 2 4.50 1.48 Yes (7/3) Steven Matz (5-1) 6.0 6 2(2) 5 1 2.86 1.18 Yes (6/5) Jacob deGrom (3-1) 7.0 8 […]

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How Strasburg Deal Impacts Harvey

An article by posted on May 11, 2016 0 Comments
How Strasburg Deal Impacts Harvey

Watching Stephen Strasburg pitch on Monday night, part of the Monday Night Baseball telecast on ESPN, he wasn’t as sharp against the Detroit Tigers as he had been against his previous two opponents, the Kansas City Royals and the St. Louis Cardinals. But to quote rapper Jay Z, Strasburg has “99 problems” but a new […]

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Week 6 Mets Pitching Review: The Pride Of Stony Brook

An article by posted on May 8, 2016 0 Comments
Week 6 Mets Pitching Review: The Pride Of Stony Brook

A review of the latest turn through the Mets’ starting rotation: Name Innings Hits Runs (Earned Runs) Strikeouts Walks ERA (Season) WHIP (Season) Quality Start? (Starts/QS) Matt Harvey (2-4) 5.2 8 3(3) 4 2 4.76 1.56 No (6/1) Steven Matz (4-1) 7.2 2 0(0) 8 0 2.83 1.19 Yes (5/4) Jacob deGrom (3-1) 5.0 8 […]

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Boras Chimes In On Harvey’s Struggles

An article by posted on May 4, 2016 0 Comments
Boras Chimes In On Harvey’s Struggles

Another start, and still fans and media alike are startled by the lack of progress Matt Harvey is making in his starts in 2016. Harvey has been the tale of two pitchers so far this season, as his stats in innings 1-3 stand at a 2.00 ERA, 17 strikeouts, two walks, and holding opponents to […]

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The Z Files: A Closer Look At Matt Harvey’s Loss To Braves

An article by posted on May 4, 2016 0 Comments
The Z Files: A Closer Look At Matt Harvey’s Loss To Braves

The New York Mets hitters amassed only a single hit in their 3-0 loss to the Atlanta Braves.  As noted below, there is little to worry about with the Mets batting lineup but the same cannot be said for Matt Harvey. Matt Harvey (L, 2-4) 3 R, 8 H, 4 SO, 2 BB There were […]

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Matt Harvey’s Struggles Continue In Disappointing Start

An article by posted on May 4, 2016 0 Comments
Matt Harvey’s Struggles Continue In Disappointing Start

After throwing a couple of improved starts as of late, it was thought that the “Dark Knight,” Matt Harvey, may have righted his ship. In Tuesday’s 3-0 loss to Atlanta he regressed against a weak Braves lineup. Harvey threw 5.2 innings while allowing three runs on eight hits. He walked two and struck out four […]

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Bartolo Colon Is The Godfather Of The Pitching Staff

An article by posted on April 29, 2016 0 Comments
Bartolo Colon Is The Godfather Of The Pitching Staff

The New York Mets pitching staff is among the most dominant in the major leagues. They currently rank fourth in the majors with a 3.10 ERA, behind the Cubs, Nationals and White Sox. Kevin Kernan of the New York Post takes a look at the impact Bartolo Colon has had on the Mets’ young rotation. […]

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