Tag: Mets bullpen

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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Dodgers Pummel Mets Bullpen After Syndergaard Ejection; Win 9-1

An article by posted on May 28, 2016 0 Comments
Dodgers Pummel Mets Bullpen After Syndergaard Ejection; Win 9-1

The Mets (28-20) were defeated by the Los Angeles Dodgers (26-24) by a score of 9-1 tonight at Citi Field. Pitching: Noah Syndergaard got the start for the Mets, and had his good stuff working, until he was ejected in the third inning for throwing behind Chase Utley. Terry Collins was also ejected immediately after […]

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The Mets Bullpen Has Been MLB’s Best

An article by posted on May 24, 2016 0 Comments
The Mets Bullpen Has Been MLB’s Best

The Mets bullpen is off to a great start in 2016. Just how good has it been, and is it for real? The answers: 1) very good, and 2) yes. It feels like a lifetime since the Mets bullpen was a strength in a year that mattered but, believe it or not, the Mets bullpen […]

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Mets Minors Recap: Herrera Goes Yard Again, Rivera Takes PCL RBI Lead

An article by posted on May 17, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Minors Recap: Herrera Goes Yard Again, Rivera Takes PCL RBI Lead

Las Vegas 51s (20-17) 12, Oklahoma City Dodgers 4 The 51s bats have come alive in Oklahoma City with another great performance last night. They scored nine runs on 15 hits. Dilson Herrera led the offense once again, going 2 for 4 with a solo home run, his eighth of the year. In his last 63 plate […]

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The Mets Bullpen Has Been Lights Out

An article by posted on April 28, 2016 0 Comments
The Mets Bullpen Has Been Lights Out

It’s only been 20 games, but there’s a lot to talk about with the Mets. There’s Neil Walker turning into Postseason Daniel Murphy. There’s Noah Syndergaard becoming the ace of the staff. Michael Conforto is already batting third, and he’s become the Mets’ best pure hitter. Also, the bullpen has been dominant. Really dominant. The Mets bullpen has recorded nine saves this […]

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3 Up 3 Down: Back-to-Back Sweeps for Mets

An article by posted on April 28, 2016 0 Comments
3 Up 3 Down: Back-to-Back Sweeps for Mets

3 Up 1. Unreal Neil If there was any doubt whatsoever of whether or not Neil Walker could step up in replacing Daniel Murphy, that has quickly been erased. Walker is on a tear right now, and after hitting a game winning two-run HR in the opener on Monday night, he went on to hit […]

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Logan Verrett Extends Scoreless Streak To 15.1 Innings

An article by posted on April 27, 2016 0 Comments
Logan Verrett Extends Scoreless Streak To 15.1 Innings

Right-hander Logan Verrett tossed 2.0 scoreless innings of relief on Tuesday night to pick up his third win of the season – and second in as many days – in the Mets 4-3 victory over the Cincinnati Reds at Citi Field. Verrett lowered his ERA to 0.55 for the season and has now tossed 15.1 […]

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Desperate Measures: Collins Brings In Henderson After 35-Pitch Outing

An article by posted on April 14, 2016 0 Comments
Desperate Measures: Collins Brings In Henderson After 35-Pitch Outing

Jim Henderson makes his fifth appearance in eight games for Mets. USA Today After Johan Santana threw 134 pitches on a surgery repaired shoulder to throw the first no-hitter in Mets history, Terry Collins was in tears. He seemed distraught. In the post-game press conference, Collins called Santana his “Hero,” and he was prescient in […]

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Bastardo’s Surprising Role

An article by posted on April 12, 2016 0 Comments
Bastardo’s Surprising Role

At a time when Mets fans were still clamoring for Yoenis Cespedes, the Mets made a move designed to sure up their bullpen when they signed Antonio Bastardo to a two year $12 million contract. Generally speaking, the move was well received. While Bastardo was a left hander, he was not exclusively a LOOGY. For […]

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