Tag: Mets

Kevin Plawecki’s Chance to Shine

An article by posted on April 26, 2016 0 Comments
Kevin Plawecki’s Chance to Shine

There are a number of ways to analyze Travis d’Arnaud‘s shoulder problems. It can be used as another example of the narrative that he’s injury prone. It could be used to explain his poor start at the plate. It could be used to explain why the Reds were five-for-five in stolen base attempts on Monday. It can […]

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MMO Players of the Week: Deja-Vu All Over Again

An article by posted on April 26, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Players of the Week: Deja-Vu All Over Again

What do I love more than the Mets? The Mets when they win. And boy, did they win this week. After failing to take advantage of the weak schedule very early on, they got right back on track with two series wins in Cleveland and Philadelphia, and a sweep in Atlanta to close out the […]

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Syndergaard Says He Was Not Comfortable With His Delivery

An article by posted on April 26, 2016 0 Comments
Syndergaard Says He Was Not Comfortable With His Delivery

New York Mets ace, Noah Syndergaard pitched a quality game in last night’s 5-3 win over the Cincinnati Reds. Thor tossed 6.2 innings, while allowing three runs on seven hits and striking out nine. The hard-throwing righty did not have his normal pinpoint control and departed the game with a no-decision. He later said he […]

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MMO Game Recap: Conforto, Duda & Walker Homer As Mets Top Reds 5-3

An article by posted on April 25, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Conforto, Duda & Walker Homer As Mets Top Reds 5-3

The Mets (11-7) defeated the Cincinnati Reds (9-11) tonight at Citi Field by a score of 5-3, earning their ninth win in the last eleven games. Pitching: Noah Syndergaard got the start for the Amazin’s tonight, and was the victim of a few early infield hits, which yielded a run in the third inning, as […]

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MMO Game Thread: Reds vs Mets, 7:10 PM

An article by posted on April 25, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Reds vs Mets, 7:10 PM

Monday, April 25, 2016 • 7:10 p.m. Citi Field • Flushing, N.Y. RHP Raisel Iglesias (1-1, 3.09) vs. RHP Noah Syndergaard (2-0, 0.90) SNY • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The Mets are home! After a nine game road trip the Mets return to Citi Field for 9 games. The road was good […]

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MMO Flashback: Mets Trade Rusty Staub

An article by posted on April 25, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Flashback: Mets Trade Rusty Staub

In 1975, Rusty Staub had his best season ever for the Mets, batting .282/.371/.448 with 30 doubles, 19 home runs and 105 RBI. Then, in the offseason, for reasons few fans could understand, the Mets traded Staub to Detroit for veteran left-handed pitcher Mickey Lolich. Actually, the trade was Staub and AAA pitcher Bill Laxton […]

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Jacob deGrom Solid In Return, Son Watches From Home

An article by posted on April 25, 2016 0 Comments
Jacob deGrom Solid In Return, Son Watches From Home

New York Mets ace, Jacob deGrom, made his return to the mound during Sunday’s 3-1 win over the Atlanta Braves. The start marked his return after dealing with a lat issue followed by complications revolving around his newborn son. DeGrom, 27, was solid in his return, pitching 5.2 quality innings. He allowed just one run […]

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Michael Conforto Solidifies Himself In The Three Hole

An article by posted on April 25, 2016 0 Comments
Michael Conforto Solidifies Himself In The Three Hole

New York Mets left-fielder, Michael Conforto has solidified himself as the number three hitter for this team. There are no current plans to move the young left-handed hitter from the spot anytime soon. Conforto had another solid day at the plate Sunday during the Mets’ 3-1 win over the Atlanta Braves. He went 1-for-3 on […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Braves, 1:35 PM (Going For deSweep!)

An article by posted on April 24, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Braves, 1:35 PM (Going For deSweep!)

Sunday, April 24, 2016 • 1:35 p.m. Turner Field • Atlanta, GA RHP Jacob deGrom (1-0, 1.50) vs. RHP Aaron Blair (MLB debut) PIX11 • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM For the New York Mets, right-hander Jacob deGrom rejoins the rotation on Sunday and will oppose Atlanta Braves right-hander Aaron Blair in the […]

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Matz Strikes Out Eight In Latest Mets Win

An article by posted on April 24, 2016 0 Comments
Matz Strikes Out Eight In Latest Mets Win

The fourth piece of the puzzle to the Mets’ stud rotation, rookie Steven Matz, had an effective night on the mound in Saturday’s 8-2 drubbing of the Atlanta Braves. Matz improved his record to 2-1 on the season and lowered his ERA to 5.40. Matz allowed just two runs in 6.1 innings of work, giving […]

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