Tag: Nationals

A’s Still Looking For Win-Now Pieces

An article by posted on June 23, 2015 0 Comments
A’s Still Looking For Win-Now Pieces

As Ken Rosenthal wrote last week, Billy Beane and the Oakland Athletics currently own one of the worst records in the American League but are still not ready to give up on competing this season. They are still open to dealing for Ben Zobrist, who has been the subject of Mets-A’s rumors for months, but […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 6, Diamondbacks 2

An article by posted on June 5, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 6, Diamondbacks 2

The Mets (30-25) defeated the Arizona Diamondbacks (25-28) by a score of 6-2 tonight at Chase Field. With the Nationals losing in Chicago, the Mets now have sole possession of first place in the National League East. Offense: The Mets were losing 1-0 until the sixth inning, when Kevin Plawecki hit a two-run double to […]

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Scott Boras Approves Of Mets Six-Man Rotation

An article by posted on May 29, 2015 0 Comments
Scott Boras Approves Of Mets Six-Man Rotation

Joel Sherman of the NY Post argues that it’s a mistake for the Mets to use a 6 man rotation. The Mets’ plan is to limit the amount of innings for their starters, especially Matt Harvey‘s since it’s his first year back from Tommy John surgery. While Sherman understands that the Mets want to be cautious […]

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Mets Not Panicking Despite Falling Out Of First

An article by posted on May 21, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Not Panicking Despite Falling Out Of First

With another Mets blowout loss and another Nationals win over the Yankees, the Mets officially fell out of first place in the NL East for the first time since April 14. Despite that, manager Terry Collins insisted that no one in the clubhouse is panicking right now. “We’re not even out of May”, said Collins. “There’s […]

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MMO Special Feature: Mets Starters Are The Best In The NL East

An article by posted on May 4, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Special Feature: Mets Starters Are The Best In The NL East

We’re five weeks into the regular season and even though the Mets offense has been struggling lately, the pitching has been strong. So how good has the Mets starting five been? Let’s compare the Mets rotation to the top five starters throughout the rest of the National League East. Mets starters have been the best […]

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MMO Game Recap: Nationals 1, Mets 0

An article by posted on May 3, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Nationals 1, Mets 0

The Mets (16-10) lost to the Washington Nationals (12-14) this afternoon at Citi Field by a score of 1-0. The Nationals scored the only run of the game in the first inning. After the Mets failed to turn two double plays, Bryce Harper singled to put runners on first and second with two outs, and […]

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MMO Game Thread: Nationals vs Mets, 1:10 PM

An article by posted on May 3, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Nationals vs Mets, 1:10 PM

The Mets will try to avoid their third consecutive series loss on Sunday as they complete the finale of their four-game set with the Nationals at Citi Field. RHP Dillon Gee (0-1, 4.26 ERA) will start for the Mets and he will be opposed by RHP Doug Fister (1-1, 3.28) for the Nationals at 1:10 […]

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

An article by posted on May 2, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Nationals vs Mets, 7:10 PM

The Mets and Nationals continue their four-game series at Citi Field on Saturday as Jonathon Niese (2-1, 2.74 ERA) opposes fellow southpaw Gio Gonzalez (1-2, 5.01) in the 7:10 PM matchup. Mets Starting Lineup John Mayberry Jr. – RF Juan Lagares – CF Lucas Duda – 1B Michael Cuddyer – LF Daniel Murphy – 3B […]

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Harvey Embraces His Role As Stopper

An article by posted on May 2, 2015 0 Comments
Harvey Embraces His Role As Stopper

Matt Harvey did what aces are expected to do, which was pick up his struggling Mets when they needed him most with a 4-0 gem on Friday night over the Washington Nationals. He became the fifth player in Mets history to win his first five starts of a season. The Mets went into the game losers of […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 4, Nationals 0

An article by posted on May 1, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 4, Nationals 0

The Mets defeated the Nationals tonight at Citi Field, by a score of 4-0. Matt Harvey and Max Scherzer matched each other pretty much pitch for pitch until the bottom of the fourth, when Michael Cuddyer tucked a solo home run over the center field fence. In the fifth inning, Juan Lagares made another, beautiful, […]

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