Tag: minor league

Matz Fires Seven Scoreless Innings

An article by posted on June 18, 2015 0 Comments
Matz Fires Seven Scoreless Innings

Steven Matz‘s dominance continued last night for Triple-A Las Vegas. He pitched seven shutout innings while allowing just four hits and striking out five. Matz was simply overpowering, and he even got stronger as the game progressed. He retired the final ten batters that faced him before being pulled in the eight inning at 87 […]

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Vic Black and Eric Goedell Not Close to Returning

An article by posted on June 16, 2015 0 Comments
Vic Black and Eric Goedell Not Close to Returning

Reliever Vic Black, who has not pitched for the Mets at all so far this year due to a shoulder issue, has had another setback in his rehab recently, according to GM Sandy Alderson. This time it’s the groin that’s been bothering Black and he’s been unavailable to pitch for Triple-A as a result. Black […]

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Bobby Parnell Back With The Mets

An article by posted on June 10, 2015 0 Comments
Bobby Parnell Back With The Mets

The Mets announced that reliever Bobby Parnell will rejoin the Mets on Wednesday and then be activated from the DL within a few days. Parnell had a 30-day rehab clock in the minors that was set to expire, and because he has more than five years of service time in the majors,  he could have refused […]

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D’Arnaud’s Return To Be Delayed By Bone Bruise In Wrist

An article by posted on May 29, 2015 0 Comments
D’Arnaud’s Return To Be Delayed By Bone Bruise In Wrist

Update, May 29 Travis d’Arnaud now reportedly has a bone bruise in his right wrist, which will delay his return to the Mets. d’Arnaud recently felt discomfort while swinging. He saw a hand specialist in Florida and will stay in St. Lucie for the time being. May 26 Big step forward for Travis d’Arnaud  who played and […]

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Bobby Parnell Is Still Struggling

An article by posted on May 20, 2015 0 Comments
Bobby Parnell Is Still Struggling

So far on his road to recovery, Bobby Parnell has really struggled in his minor league rehab appearances. He is mainly struggling with his command and more concerning, his velocity. There is still no timetable for his return. On Tuesday, Parnell gave up 3 runs and 4 hits in 1 1/3 innings in a extended spring […]

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Vic Black Believes He Won’t Need Surgery

An article by posted on April 23, 2015 0 Comments
Vic Black Believes He Won’t Need Surgery

Mets right handed reliever Vic Black was at Citi Field with his Mets teammates, but he is still not close to coming back from the DL. Black has been taken out of minor league rehab appearances while being treated for a mildly herniated disk on the right side of his neck. It’s causing him nerve irritation. In […]

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Mets Promote Kevin Plawecki, Hansel Robles Following Injuries

An article by posted on April 19, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Promote Kevin Plawecki, Hansel Robles Following Injuries

According to Mets general manager Sandy Alderson, the team has promoted their #2 top prospect Kevin Plawecki and their #22 top prospect Hansel Robles in the wake of the injuries to Travis d’Arnaud and Jerry Blevins during today’s game against the Marlins. Kevin Plawecki, a Mets first round pick in 2012, was “very close to […]

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Jon Matlack, the Mets’ Underrated Lefty

An article by posted on April 15, 2015 94 Comments
Jon Matlack, the Mets’ Underrated Lefty

Jon Matlack’s career record of 125-126 may be as mediocre as you can get, but Matlack was a much, much better than average major league pitcher. In fact, he was one of the very finest lefthanded pitchers ever developed by the Mets’ organization. His other career marks – a 3.18 lifetime ERA (better than Steve […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 3, Cardinals 2

An article by posted on March 29, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 3, Cardinals 2

The New York Mets defeated the St. Louis Cardinals by a score of 3-2 in Jupiter on Sunday. Pitching: Dillon Gee started and delivered a strong seven inning performance, allowing just two runs, scattering seven his, walking two and striking out three. Lefty Dario Alvarez relieved Gee, faced one lefthanded hitter and struck him out. […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Cardinals, 1:05 PM

An article by posted on March 29, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Cardinals, 1:05 PM

Only one more week to go… The New York Mets travel to Jupiter on Sunday to take on the St. Louis Cardinals at 1:05 PM. (MLB Network) Dillon Gee will take the hill for the Mets and will be opposed by left-hander Marco Gonzales. Daniel Murphy had five at-bats in a minor league game on […]

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