Tag: New York Mets

Talkin’ Mets Podcast: Mets Sweep, Harvey Conundrum, Duda’s Back Issue

An article by posted on May 22, 2016 0 Comments
Talkin’ Mets Podcast: Mets Sweep, Harvey Conundrum, Duda’s Back Issue

I am joined by MMO contributor and nationally syndicated talk show host, Tim Donner.  Tonight’s show is long, but chock full of great discussion and debate. The Mets ended the homestand on a high note, sweeping the Milwaukee Brewers before heading to DC for a three game series against the Washington Nationals. During the show […]

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DeGrom Seeing Measurable Improvement On Velocity

An article by posted on May 19, 2016 0 Comments
DeGrom Seeing Measurable Improvement On Velocity

Jacob deGrom has accomplished so much in the 58-games he’s started in his Major League career. When he debuted in 2014, he dazzled and sported a 2.69 earned run average while going 9-6 on the year. He received 26 out of 30 first place votes for Rookie of the Year, easily beating out Billy Hamilton […]

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There Is No Timetable For Travis d’Arnaud’s Return

An article by posted on May 19, 2016 0 Comments
There Is No Timetable For Travis d’Arnaud’s Return

New York Mets catcher Travis d’Arnaud has been on the disabled list since April 26th with a rotator cuff strain. He has yet to resume baseball activities and is currently in California with his personal physical therapist trying to rehab through the injury. Howie Kussoy of the New York Post spoke with d’Arnaud’s agent, Mike Wolfe […]

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The Z Files: The Core of Syndergaard’s Success Goes Beyond Velocity And Movement

An article by posted on May 18, 2016 0 Comments
The Z Files: The Core of Syndergaard’s Success Goes Beyond Velocity And Movement

Noah Syndergaard continues dominating the National East, holding the Washington Nationals offense to five base runners allowing the New York Mets two solo home runs to carry the Mets to a 2-0 victory. Syndergaard’s combination of velocity and sharp movement on all four of his pitches is officially a spectacle many MLB hitters have never […]

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Addison Reed’s Solid Start To 2016

An article by posted on May 18, 2016 0 Comments
Addison Reed’s Solid Start To 2016

Much of the talk of the off-season had to do with whether the Mets had a strong enough bullpen to back up their dynamite starting pitching. Fans were happy for the most part with the two-year deal GM Sandy Alderso n handed out to LHP Antonio Bastardo, and re-signing LHP Jerry Blevins to a one-year […]

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Mets Activate Matt Reynolds, Option Sean Gilmartin

An article by posted on May 17, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Activate Matt Reynolds, Option Sean Gilmartin

Update: Mets have activated IF Matt Reynolds and optioned LHP Sean Gilmartin to Triple-A Las Vegas. Original Report Infielder Matt Reynolds will be promoted from Triple-A Las Vegas in time for the start of the New York Mets’ series opener against the Washington Nationals on Tuesday, as first reported by Adam Rubin of ESPN New York. Reynolds 25, was […]

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MMO Players Of The Week: A Cuban Missile and a Norse God

An article by posted on May 17, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Players Of The Week: A Cuban Missile and a Norse God

The New York Mets were off to a promising start last week, as they won Sunday’s game against the San Diego Padres 4-3, splitting the four game set. The Mets would take two of four games against their 2015 NLDS opponent the Los Angeles Dodgers, but were swept at the hands of the Colorado Rockies, […]

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Carlos Beltran Belts Home Run #400, Does Hall of Fame Beckon?

An article by posted on May 16, 2016 0 Comments
Carlos Beltran Belts Home Run #400, Does Hall of Fame Beckon?

Carlos Beltran joined some rare company on Sunday afternoon, as his sixth inning two-run home run was also the 400th homer of his potential Hall of Fame career. Beltran, 39, joins a short list of switch-hitters who have 400 home runs in their career. Hall of Famers Eddie Murray, Mickey Mantle, and eventual inductee Chipper […]

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Jose Reyes Suspended 60 Days For Domestic Violence

An article by posted on May 13, 2016 0 Comments
Jose Reyes Suspended 60 Days For Domestic Violence

UPDATE: MAY 14 After initial reports that Colorado Rockies and ex-Met shortstop Jose Reyes would be handed down a 60-game suspension, Major League Baseball announced on Friday that Reyes would be suspended until May 31st, which would amount to the first 51 games of the season. Reyes, 32, agreed to the punishment and will serve […]

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The Z Files: Mets Hitters Need Better Approach At The Plate

An article by posted on May 12, 2016 0 Comments
The Z Files: Mets Hitters Need Better Approach At The Plate

Noah Syndergaard went back to little league accounting for all of the New York Mets four runs batted in and narrowly throwing a complete game.  Unfortunately, the Mets had viable opportunities to score more runs but continue searching for timely base hits. Situational Hitting Situational hitting is the adjustment or strategy in a batters approach […]

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Matz Scratched With Sore Forearm, Verrett Likely To Start Against Rockies

An article by posted on May 11, 2016 0 Comments
Matz Scratched With Sore Forearm, Verrett Likely To Start Against Rockies

New York Mets left-hander Steven Matz will miss his next start after experiencing soreness in his left forearm following his last start. Matz, 24, spoke briefly with reporters and downplayed the severity of the situation, saying that skipping his next start was precautionary. “It’s just not worth it to risk it right now,” said Matz. “Yesterday […]

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