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Matt Harvey Struggled With Command In Spring Outing

An article by posted on March 25, 2016 0 Comments
Matt Harvey Struggled With Command In Spring Outing

Matt Harvey pitched three innings in yesterday’s 8-5 loss to the Houston Astros, surrendering six runs on seven hits. Harvey also walked three while throwing 85 pitches in the penultimate tune-up to opening day of the 2016 season. “Everything was a little out of whack mechanically,’’ Harvey said. “I have to go back and watch […]

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Zack Wheeler Hungry To Join Rotation

An article by posted on March 18, 2016 0 Comments
Zack Wheeler Hungry To Join Rotation

Zack Wheeler understands that injuries and the rise of the other four members of the starting staff have pushed his status down a peg. With a July return in sight, Wheeler is looking to change that mind set. Speaking with Mike Puma of the NY Post,, Wheeler, 25, says he understands that his pitching brethren […]

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The Dark Knight’s Slider Rises

An article by posted on March 15, 2016 0 Comments
The Dark Knight’s Slider Rises

A pitch that eluded Matt Harvey for his 2015 campaign has made its comeback during the off-season and he showed it off brilliantly in his start against the Miami Marlins this past Sunday. Matt Ehalt of NorthJersey.com spoke with the Dark Knight about the return of his slider. “It’s big,” Harvey said. “Any time you […]

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Keep Harvey In Gotham

An article by posted on March 12, 2016 0 Comments
Keep Harvey In Gotham

Matt Harvey games have turned into events. Fans flocking to Citi Field and Tradition Field donning their Batman masks, holding up signs referencing The Dark Knight and how Harvey is the hero Gotham deserves. When Harvey pitches, we watch. It’s akin to the 1980s Mets teams, who had another hard throwing right-hander who brought the […]

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Harvey Armed With Improved Slider For Spring Debut

An article by posted on March 8, 2016 0 Comments
Harvey Armed With Improved Slider For Spring Debut

New York Mets right-hander Matt Harvey will make his spring debut today in Orlando as the Amazins take on the Atlanta Braves. Harvey takes the mound for the first time since game five of the 2015 World Series, and this time he looks to debut his improved slider – the one that made him so […]

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Jacob deGrom Just Keeps Getting Better

An article by posted on February 6, 2016 0 Comments
Jacob deGrom Just Keeps Getting Better

Despite being omitted from MLB Network’s Top 10 Right Now list, RHP Jacob deGrom‘s stock continues to rise, and for great reason. The 27 year-old has been improving since his debut in 2014, and has the chance to prove that he belongs in the top 5 best pitchers in baseball in 2016. Start with the fact that […]

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Staying On Top Is More Difficult Than Getting There

An article by posted on January 6, 2016 0 Comments
Staying On Top Is More Difficult Than Getting There

When Jesse Orosco fanned Marty Barrett my dad and I instantaneously flew off the couch. This wasn’t the man who taught me how to ride a bike, how to drive a car and (tried to) teach me math. There wasn’t 23 years between us. Instead, at this frozen moment in time we were both two […]

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Matt Harvey Sticking with Scott Boras

An article by posted on November 9, 2015 0 Comments
Matt Harvey Sticking with Scott Boras

As the GM Meetings began Monday in Boca Raton, Florida, several agents around baseball have recently speculated that Mets pitcher Matt Harvey is considering leaving his current agent, the infamous Scott Boras. However, on Monday, FOX Sports’ Ken Rosenthal reported that Harvey is, in fact, not considering an agent change and will remain with Boras. Harvey […]

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A Most Crucial Off-Season for the Mets Begins Today

An article by posted on November 9, 2015 0 Comments
A Most Crucial Off-Season for the Mets Begins Today

Over their first seven years the New York Metropolitans had not exactly set the baseball world on fire. From 1962 through 1968, they compiled a record of 394-737 and finished a combined 288 ½ games back. In seven seasons, they’d finished 10th five times and 9th twice. Coming into 1969, there was some cautious optimism. […]

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Matt Harvey Battles and Guts Out First Postseason Win

An article by posted on October 13, 2015 0 Comments
Matt Harvey Battles and Guts Out First Postseason Win

Right-hander Matt Harvey started Game 3 of the NLDS on a wild and raucous Monday night at Citi Field as the Mets out-slugged the Dodgers 13-7. Harvey labored through five innings of work, however his final numbers were much better than they looked. The Dark Knight allowed three second inning runs, only two of which were […]

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