Tag: Mets bullpen

Mets Could Still Bring Back Tyler Clippard

An article by posted on January 31, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Could Still Bring Back Tyler Clippard

On Sunday, Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe reported that the Mets may still bring back free agent RHP Tyler Clippard, who remains one of the top relievers that is still on the market. It’s no secret that the Mets have maintained a strong desire to re-sign Clippard. Right from the very start of the offseason, […]

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Mets Bullpen Has No Shortage Of Quality Late Inning Options

An article by posted on January 22, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Bullpen Has No Shortage Of Quality Late Inning Options

As was reported on Wednesday night, the New York Mets agreed to terms with LHP Antonio Bastardo on a two year deal worth $12 million dollars. It was not the signing that many Mets fans had hoped for last night, but a solid one nonetheless. Bastardo is a lefty but, not limited to being just […]

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Mets Could Forego Adding Reliever And Stick With What They Have In Bullpen

An article by posted on January 11, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Could Forego Adding Reliever And Stick With What They Have In Bullpen

The New York Mets reportedly still have interest in relievers Antonio Bastardo and Tyler Clippard, but only if they are willing to accept a one-year deal which appears to be very unlikely.  On Thursday, GM Sandy Alderson clarified his approach and how he views the current relief market. “Does it really improve the team to […]

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Bullpen Notes: Mets Haven’t Ruled Out Re-Signing Tyler Clippard

An article by posted on December 7, 2015 0 Comments
Bullpen Notes: Mets Haven’t Ruled Out Re-Signing Tyler Clippard

Latest Update Assistant GM John Ricco said on Monday in Nashville that the club has not ruled out bringing back RHP Tyler Clippard as he seeks to sign a setup type reliever. “There’s a lengthy group,” Ricco said about relievers Mets are considering. “We are still kind of going through and meeting and trying to […]

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Market For Reliever Joakim Soria Is Getting Robust

An article by posted on December 3, 2015 0 Comments
Market For Reliever Joakim Soria Is Getting Robust

Joakim Soria, who is one of the top relief pitchers on the market along with Darren O’Day, is looking for a contract worth approximately $27 million over three years according to Jayson Stark of ESPN. The Mets, who are in need of another shutdown pitcher to pair with Jeurys Familia, are reportedly interested in Soria who would […]

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Rain Could Be Factor, But Game 1 Will Go On

An article by posted on October 27, 2015 0 Comments
Rain Could Be Factor, But Game 1 Will Go On

It has been pouring rain all morning in Kansas City and it’s expected to continue through the afternoon and early evening. However, according to the latest forecasts the chances that it will cancel Game 1 of the World Series between the Mets and the Royals are very remote and everyone believes it may get delayed […]

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NLCS Game 4 Thread: Mets vs Cubs, 8:07 PM – Getcha Champagne Ready!

An article by posted on October 21, 2015 0 Comments
NLCS Game 4 Thread: Mets vs Cubs, 8:07 PM – Getcha Champagne Ready!

Rookie left-hander Steven Matz will look to send the New York Mets to their first World Series since the Subway Series in 2000 when they take on the Chicago Cubs in Game 4 of the National League Championship Series. Matz will be opposed by Cubs right-hander Jason Hammel in a 8:07 PM showdown at Wrigley […]

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Familia Extends Postseason Saves Record With Perfect Ninth

An article by posted on October 21, 2015 0 Comments
Familia Extends Postseason Saves Record With Perfect Ninth

Jeurys Familia was flawless yet again as he saved his fourth straight postseason game for the Mets last night, leaving them just one win away from their first World Series since 2000. Familia came in and retired all three batters he faced in the 9th inning, and he now has the opportunity to close out […]

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Matz Sharp, Hits 93-94 MPH In Simulated Game, Says Back Is Fine,

An article by posted on October 8, 2015 0 Comments
Matz Sharp, Hits 93-94 MPH In Simulated Game, Says Back Is Fine,

Mets LHP Steven Matz tossed a five-inning simulated game this morning at the Mets Complex in Port St. Lucie. The rookie southpaw threw 80 pitches and according to Treasure Coast reporter Jon Santucci who was on hand, Matz was consistently hitting 93-94 MPH with his fastball. Definitely a great sign. Matz told a group of […]

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MMO Roundtable: What Will Be The Key To Beating The Dodgers?

An article by posted on October 7, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Roundtable: What Will Be The Key To Beating The Dodgers?

Here is the first of an 8-Part MMO Roundtable Series where our staff will handle a variety of questions about the Mets Post Season as well as looking ahead to the Hot Stove Season and 2016. What Will Be The Key To Beating The Dodgers In The NLDS? Mike Simon – Jacob deGrom reverting to […]

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