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Neil Walker’s Homecoming Haunted By Misplays

An article by posted on June 9, 2016 0 Comments
Neil Walker’s Homecoming Haunted By Misplays

His return to Pittsburgh did not turn out the way he would have hoped, as it was a nightmarish series for Neil Walker. He found himself struggling in the field, where he had been solid all season. On a season where he had committed just one error prior to touching down in Pittsburgh, he committed […]

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Alejandro De Aza To See More Playing Time

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Alejandro De Aza To See More Playing Time

Alejandro De Aza originally signed with the New York Mets with the thought that he would be playing in a platoon with Juan Lagares. The Mets though had Yoenis Cespdes fall into their laps, relegating De Aza to be the fifth outfielder with playing time being scarce. With all of the recent injuries and struggles […]

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Mets Discussed Moving Walker To 3B, Promoting Herrera To Take Over 2B

An article by posted on June 8, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Discussed Moving Walker To 3B, Promoting Herrera To Take Over 2B

I thought I’d drop this information from Adam Rubin in this post because right to the heart of what David argued so well in this article this morning. “The Mets have internally discussed Neil Walker getting time at third base with Dilson Herrera at second base, and Walker told Collins he is on board, but […]

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Yoenis Cespedes Maintains Hold On 3rd Outfield Spot in NL All Star Voting

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Yoenis Cespedes Maintains Hold On 3rd Outfield Spot in NL All Star Voting

Mets outfielder Yoenis Cespedes continues to maintain his hold on the third outfield spot for the National League in All Star voting. With 1,097,593 votes, Cespedes has a solid margin over other National League outfielders with the closest being Jason Heyward who is more than 300,000 votes behind. Cespedes has been slumping this month and […]

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The Mets’ Offensive Conundrum

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The Mets’ Offensive Conundrum

This is not what any of us envisioned.  A crippled and one dimensional offense.  Two runs in the last 27 innings.  A lifeless sweep in a twin bill at the hands of two mediocre starting pitchers, a growing divisional deficit, and a return trip to October suddenly seeming uncertain. With almost 40% of the Mets’ […]

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Top Prospect Jameson Taillon to Debut Against the Mets

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Top Prospect Jameson Taillon to Debut Against the Mets

The Pirates’ Jameson Taillon will be the next top pitching prospect to make his debut against the Mets, matching up against Noah Syndergaard tonight at PNC Park. Pittsburgh announced the move before yesterday’s doubleheader, which made the call-up necessary for the Pirates to avoid using Jon Niese or Juan Nicasio on short rest. Before being […]

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Pitching Isn’t To Blame Despite 3rd Straight Loss

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Pitching Isn’t To Blame Despite 3rd Straight Loss

While the Mets have lost three straight games, their starting pitchers shouldn’t receive any blame. Matt Harvey, Steven Matz and Jacob deGrom all pitched well enough to win, but their offense failed to provide them any run support. Over the past three games, the Mets have only scored two runs. They have recorded just 13 hits and […]

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Yoenis Cespedes Is Not Superman

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Yoenis Cespedes Is Not Superman

New York Mets star outfielder, Yoenis Cespedes has been scuffling at the plate as of late. Cespedes went 0-for-7 with a walk during the team’s doubleheader in which they were swept by Pittsburgh on Tuesday. “I’m a little bit lost at the plate right now, but my hip is not affecting me,” Cespedes said through […]

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Pirates Sweep Doubleheader With 3-1 Win Over The Mets

An article by posted on June 7, 2016 0 Comments
Pirates Sweep Doubleheader With 3-1 Win Over The Mets

The New York Mets (31-26) were defeated by the Pittsburgh Pirates (32-26) by a score of 3-1 as they swept the doubleheader. Pitching: Jacob deGrom again put forth a quality start, pitching six innings while allowing three runs. Jacob gave up six hits, while putting nine Pirates down on strikes. He took the loss as […]

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Doubleheader Game 2: Mets vs Pirates, 7:20 PM

An article by posted on June 7, 2016 0 Comments
Doubleheader Game 2: Mets vs Pirates, 7:20 PM

Tuesday, June 7, 2016 PNC Park • Pittsburgh, PA RHP Jacob deGrom (3-1, 2.62) vs. RHP Juan Nicasio (4-4, 4.75) SNY • ESPN2 • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The Mets and Pirates are set to play the second game of today’s doubleheader featuring Jacob deGrom and Juan Nicasio after the Bucs took […]

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