Tag: New York Mets

Pirates Acquire Aramis Ramirez

An article by posted on July 23, 2015 0 Comments
Pirates Acquire Aramis Ramirez

Aramis Ramirez is not coming to the New York Mets. Ramirez, 37, has been dealt from the Brewers to the Pittsburgh Pirates in exchange for Pittsburgh’s 30th-ranked prospect — right-handed pitcher Yhonathan Barrios — and salary relief. The Pirates will reportedly absorb $3 million of the $5.74 million left on Ramirez’s contract this season. In […]

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Breaking Down Jacob deGrom vs Washington Nationals

An article by posted on July 22, 2015 0 Comments
Breaking Down Jacob deGrom vs Washington Nationals

Stat Line:  6 IP, 2 R, 3 H, 8 SO, 0 BB Jacob deGrom deGrominant once again.  DeGrom showed an exceptional pitch command coupled with sharp pitch movement, throwing four pitches at a 65% or better strike rate and producing a swing and miss with each pitch. In this article, I discuss deGrom’s most and […]

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Breaking Down Matt Harvey vs. Washington Nationals

An article by posted on July 21, 2015 0 Comments
Breaking Down Matt Harvey vs. Washington Nationals

Stat Line:  7 IP, 5 R, 5 H, 3 SO, 4 BB “It was one of those games where I need to put up zeroes earlier in the game, and I wasn’t able to do that. But I think I’m pretty happy with the way that the last couple of innings went… Unfortunately, it was a […]

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Latest Mets Buzz: Nimmo, Cecchini, Fulmer Viewed As Trade Chips

An article by posted on July 20, 2015 0 Comments
Latest Mets Buzz: Nimmo, Cecchini, Fulmer Viewed As Trade Chips

On Sunday, Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe had a few things to say as it pertains to the New York Mets. He hears that if David Wright doesn’t come back this season, or is not the Wright of old when he does, the Mets will be thinking along the lines of possibly acquiring two bats, […]

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Breaking Down Noah Syndergaard vs. St. Louis Cardinals

An article by posted on July 18, 2015 0 Comments
Breaking Down Noah Syndergaard vs. St. Louis Cardinals

Stat Line:  7 IP, 2 R, 5H, 6 SO, 1 BB Despite the loss, Noah Syndergaard put together another strong performance last night against the National League leading St. Louis Cardinals.  Syndergaard stuck to his strengths by commanding his fastball low in the strike zone but he also displayed two characteristics not seen before. In […]

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Top 10 Met Moments From the First Half

An article by posted on July 17, 2015 0 Comments
Top 10 Met Moments From the First Half

As we prepare for the final 73 games of the New York Mets’ (regular) season, this seems like as good a time as any to take a quick look back at the club’s ten best moments of the first three months of 2015. Honorable Mention: Noah Syndergaard’s Debut (May 12) Though it may have been […]

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Conforto and Nimmo Shine at 2015 Futures Game

An article by posted on July 12, 2015 0 Comments
Conforto and Nimmo Shine at 2015 Futures Game

Top prospects Michael Conforto and Brandon Nimmo represented the New York Mets very well on Sunday during the 2015 MLB Futures Game which saw the USA team beat the World team 10-1 at Great American Ballpark. Showing off his electric bat, Conforto stroked two line drive singles to center and right in his two at-bats.  But he also […]

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Why Didn’t Mets DL Cuddyer When His Knee First Swelled Up?

An article by posted on July 9, 2015 0 Comments
Why Didn’t Mets DL Cuddyer When His Knee First Swelled Up?

New York Mets left fielder Michael Cuddyer was out of the lineup again on Wednesday. It was the sixth game he’s missed in the team’s last eight, because of his sore and swollen left knee. Cuddyer received cortisone and lubricant injections in his knee last Wednesday, but apparently to no avail. According to manager Terry Collins, […]

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Breaking Down Bartolo Colon vs San Francisco Giants

An article by posted on July 8, 2015 0 Comments
Breaking Down Bartolo Colon vs San Francisco Giants

Stat Line:  6 IP, 3 R, 10 H, 4 SO, 0 BB Last night, Bartolo Colon pitched well in the New York Mets 3-0 to the San Francisco Giants as he allowed ten relatively soft singles coupled with poor defense both by himself and the Mets infield.  In this article I will discuss how Colons […]

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Breaking Down Jon Niese vs. San Francisco Giants

An article by posted on July 7, 2015 0 Comments
Breaking Down Jon Niese vs. San Francisco Giants

Stat Line:  8 IP, 0 R, 3 H, 4 SO, 2 BB Last night, Jon Niese recorded his first win since May 9th in the New York Mets 3-0 victory over the San Francisco Giants.  During this article, I will explain how the variance in Niese fastball movement and velocity led to his success yesterday […]

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