Tag: Mets bullpen

Nine Potential Mets Bullpen Targets

An article by posted on July 23, 2016 0 Comments
Nine Potential Mets Bullpen Targets

Adding a middle reliever before the Aug. 1 trade deadline “has become a near certainty” for the Mets, according to what team officials have told Newsday’s Marc Carig. “The reality is as you move through the season, bullpens get taxed,” Mets assistant general manager John Ricco told Newsday. “Certainly, this year, we’re looking toward fortifying […]

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Talkin’ Mets: Wally Talks Prospects, Doc & Darryl, DeGromination!

An article by posted on July 17, 2016 0 Comments
Talkin’ Mets: Wally Talks Prospects, Doc & Darryl, DeGromination!

Great show tonight as Bob Klapisch and Wally Backman join the podcast. Bob and I review the ESPN 30-for-30 Documentary about Darryl Strawberry and Doc Gooden. Hear Bob talk about his experience covering those late-eighties Mets teams, where things went wrong for the duo and whether the Mets could have prevented their demise. Jim “Mojo” […]

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MMO Game Thread: Marlins vs Mets, 1:10 PM

An article by posted on July 6, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Marlins vs Mets, 1:10 PM

Wednesday, July 6, 2016 • 1:10 p.m. Citi Field • Flushing, N.Y. LHP Justin Nicolino (2-4, 5.34) vs. RHP Jacob deGrom (4-4, 2.62) SNY • MLBN • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM Last night was the Stanton show at Citi Field. The only mistake Matz made all night was a change-up that Stanton […]

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Rafael Montero Has Fallen Off The Map For The Mets

An article by posted on June 29, 2016 0 Comments
Rafael Montero Has Fallen Off The Map For The Mets

Over the course of a full 162 game schedule, it is extremely rare that a team is able to get through a season with just five starting pitchers. In most cases anywhere between 8-12 pitchers will make starts in an average season. We are reminded of that with the news that Steven Matz and Noah […]

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MMO Game Recap: Nationals 5, Mets 0

An article by posted on June 29, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Nationals 5, Mets 0

The Mets (40-36) were defeated by the Washington Nationals (46-32) by a score of 5-0 tonight at Nationals Park. With the loss, the Mets are now five games behind the Nationals in the standings. Pitching: Matt Harvey toed the rubber for the Mets tonight, and tossed 3.2 innings allowing one run on four hits, while […]

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Antonio Bastardo: No Relief In Sight

An article by posted on June 27, 2016 0 Comments
Antonio Bastardo: No Relief In Sight

I gotta tell ya, it’s pretty difficult to tackle this next subject because the Mets bullpen ranks No. 1 in the National League with a 3.01 ERA this season. The Mets bullpen also has a solid .223 Batting Average Against and own the best Save Percentage in the majors at 81.02. In my opinion, Save […]

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3 Up 3 Down: Mets Sweep Two Game Series Against WS Foe

An article by posted on June 23, 2016 0 Comments
3 Up 3 Down: Mets Sweep Two Game Series Against WS Foe

3 Up 1. The Bullpen Coming into the opener on Tuesday night against the Royals, the Mets bullpen never could have anticipated the relief they would have to provide in it. Just four pitches into the game, starter Bartolo Colon took a ball right back at him, hitting him in the thumb. Colon would have […]

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Robles And Mets’ Bullpen Dominate In 8.2 Innings Of Relief

An article by posted on June 22, 2016 0 Comments
Robles And Mets’ Bullpen Dominate In 8.2 Innings Of Relief

Hansel Robles and the Mets’ bullpen pitched spectacularly during New York’s 2-1 win over Kansas City. The bullpen pitched 8.2 innings while allowing only one run after Bartolo Colon left the game in the first inning with an injury. Colon was hit on his pitching hand by a line drive, but Robles fired 3.2 innings of one run ball in relief […]

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Mets Place Jim Henderson On DL, Recall Sean Gilmartin

An article by posted on June 21, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Place Jim Henderson On DL, Recall Sean Gilmartin

The Mets have placed Jim Henderson on the disabled list with right biceps tendinitis and have recalled Sean Gilmartin from Triple-A Las Vegas. Henderson had initially been diagnosed with a right shoulder impingement and was listed as day to day. Gilmartin, 26, will wear #36 and will be available for tonight’s game. Gilmartin was 8-3 […]

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MMO Game Thread: Braves vs Mets,1:10 PM

An article by posted on June 19, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Braves vs Mets,1:10 PM

Sunday, June 19, 2016 • 1:10 p.m. Citi Field • Flushing, N.Y. RHP Julio Teheran (2-7, 2.93) vs. RHP Jacob deGrom (3-3, 2.82) PIX11 • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM After losing the first two games of this series, the Mets will look to avoid being swept by the Braves for the first […]

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Chase Utley Gets Last Laugh, Burns Mets With Two Homer, Five RBI Night

An article by posted on May 29, 2016 0 Comments
Chase Utley Gets Last Laugh, Burns Mets With Two Homer, Five RBI Night

Retaliation for a player who is no longer on their roster took an ugly turn on Saturday when the targeted Chase Utley tagged the Mets relief pitchers for five RBI’s. On his first trip back to Citi Field since his vicious slide broke the leg of Ruben Tejada, Utley has been a marked man who […]

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