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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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Why This October Will Feel Different

An article by posted on October 3, 2015 0 Comments
Why This October Will Feel Different

Like all fathers, my dad gave me a hard time about driving too fast as well as “that crap” I listened to. And like most kids, I never listened. Except today. This particular afternoon I was in no particular hurry to get to my destination, nor was I in any frame of mind to listen […]

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The Z Files: Three Takeaways From Mets Subway Series Finale Loss

An article by posted on September 21, 2015 0 Comments
The Z Files: Three Takeaways From Mets Subway Series Finale Loss

The Mets gave away a 1-0 sixth inning lead through poor defense and below average bullpen performances, losing 11-2 in the rubber match of the subway series. Here are three takeaways from the loss. 1.  Matt Harvey:  5 IP, 0 R, 1 H, 7 SO, 1 BB Once again, Harvey showed sharp movement and above […]

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How Will The Matt Harvey Saga Ultimately Play Out?

An article by posted on September 12, 2015 0 Comments
How Will The Matt Harvey Saga Ultimately Play Out?

Between innings Ty Cobb would sit on the bench sharpening his spikes. Then, on the base paths, he would take an extra ninety feet sliding spikes up. He once nearly choked an umpire to death before his teammates pulled him off. He beat up a fellow Tiger who shared his hotel room because the other […]

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Goosebumps. So Many Goosebumps.

An article by posted on September 9, 2015 0 Comments
Goosebumps. So Many Goosebumps.

“This Mets team right now, it doesn’t matter who comes off the bench. Everyone contributes.” – Ron Darling. I couldn’t have said it any better myself. It is quite possible that, a year from now, I won’t be able to remember a specific, standout home run hit by Lucas Duda, Travis d’Arnaud, or Curtis Granderson […]

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Matt Harvey Innings Limit Debate

An article by posted on September 8, 2015 0 Comments
Matt Harvey Innings Limit Debate

Matt Harvey is the New York Mets probable starter in the second game of their pivotal series against division rival Washington Nationals. Over the past week, there has been much back and forth in the New York media between Matt Harvey, the Mets front office and Harvey’s agent Scott Boras regarding Harvey’s supposed innings pitched limit […]

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Tonight, Will A Dark Knight Rise?

An article by posted on September 8, 2015 0 Comments
Tonight, Will A Dark Knight Rise?

Tonight marks what very well could be the most interesting and certainly the most important start of Matt Harvey‘s career. Harvey is coming off a tumultuous five days of turmoil between his agent, his team, his fans and himself. The debates have been heated. The arguments have been vicious. The fans have been rabid. Everyone […]

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The Gotham Dark Slight

An article by posted on September 6, 2015 0 Comments
The Gotham Dark Slight

So if you had to guess what grand, world changing event that would bring me out of my self-induced absence from the world of blogging, you’d have a veritable topic du jour laid upon your table to choose from. Let’s see would it be the slow burning scandal that is Hillary Clinton’s email habits while […]

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What Happened To The Dark Knight?

An article by posted on September 6, 2015 0 Comments
What Happened To The Dark Knight?

“You either die a hero, or live long enough to see yourself become the villain.” – Harvey Dent Matt Harvey – Our hero, the protector of Gotham has seemingly started to turn his back on his fans, teammates and the New York Mets. The timing could not be worse. For the first time in seven […]

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The Z Files: Seven Takeaways from Mets 9-4 Victory over Phillies

An article by posted on September 3, 2015 0 Comments
The Z Files: Seven Takeaways from Mets 9-4 Victory over Phillies

All eight starting fielders for the New York Mets recorded a hit, including six Mets with multi-hit performances as the Mets took the rubber match of their three game series against the Philadelphia Phillies. The Mets remain 6.5 games ahead of the Washington Nationals in the National League East standings. Here are seven takeaways from […]

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Mets vs. Red Sox Series Preview: Who Stops The Offense?

An article by posted on August 28, 2015 0 Comments
Mets vs. Red Sox Series Preview: Who Stops The Offense?

  Coming into this series the Mets (71-56, 42-21 Home) and Red Sox (58-69, 25-37 Road) are the two hottest hitting teams in all of baseball ranking #1 and #2 respectively in runs scored this month. The Mets have scored 155 runs in that span and the Sox with 144 runs scored in August. New […]

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