Tag: New York Mets

“A” For Asdrubal

An article by posted on April 26, 2016 0 Comments
“A” For Asdrubal

What a great feeling it is to watch the New York Mets climb out of their early season offensive woes, and seeing a host of different players contributing on a nightly basis. While most of the talk has been the recent power surge the Mets have had in their last ten games, a forgotten man […]

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Syndergaard Is Syn-Sational

An article by posted on April 21, 2016 0 Comments
Syndergaard Is Syn-Sational

What an amazing transformation Met fans are able to witness as Noah Syndergaard is quickly blossoming into the conversation as one of the best starting pitchers in the game. Syndergaard is rounding into quite a complete pitcher, featuring an arsenal of plus pitches in his four-seam fastball, sinker, changeup, curveball, and his new toy, a […]

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The Z Files: Mets Live & Die With the Long Ball

An article by posted on April 20, 2016 0 Comments
The Z Files: Mets Live & Die With the Long Ball

The New York Mets took the lead in the top of the first inning for the fifth straight game setting the tone early in their 11-1 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies.  The Mets hitters looked extremely comfortable in the batter’s box, taking aggressive swings at good pitches all game.  The result was eleven runs all […]

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Matt Harvey’s Rough Start To 2016

An article by posted on April 18, 2016 0 Comments
Matt Harvey’s Rough Start To 2016

If anyone would’ve guessed that Matt Harvey would start the year winless in his first three starts, and be in the bottom third of qualifying pitchers in ERA, well then maybe you should play the Power-Ball. For everyone else, Harvey’s first three starts to the 2016 season have been filled with early promise, only to […]

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Talkin’ Mets: Harvey’s Struggles, Wheeler’s Rehab, Terry’s Short Fuse

An article by posted on April 17, 2016 0 Comments
Talkin’ Mets: Harvey’s Struggles, Wheeler’s Rehab, Terry’s Short Fuse

The latest edition of Talkin’ Mets is hot off the presses. In my opening monologue, I discuss Matt Harvey’s slow start and Terry Collins’ ability to handle the pressure of being the division favorite. Our first guest Mike Vorkunov of VICE Sports, catches up with Zack Wheeler during his rehab. Then James Flippin of WOR joins me to take […]

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Bartolo Colon Notches A Special Victory

An article by posted on April 17, 2016 0 Comments
Bartolo Colon Notches A Special Victory

With the Mets 6-5 win in Friday night’s contest with the Cleveland Indians, RHP Bartolo Colon notched his 219th career victory. He moves up the career wins list and is now tied for 77th all-time. Another achievement took place with win number 219 however, as Colon tied fellow Dominican native, former Met, and Hall of […]

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Terry Collins Did What He Needed To Change The Narrative

An article by posted on April 14, 2016 0 Comments
Terry Collins Did What He Needed To Change The Narrative

I know this was already addressed on MMO in an article by John Delcos, but I have a somewhat different take on the issue, and that’s what makes this site so special anyway – the wide range of opinions on so many different Mets matters. So Terry Collins knows his team plays hard and knows the effort his […]

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Mike Piazza 9/11 Jersey Rescued By Three Mets Fans

An article by posted on April 14, 2016 0 Comments
Mike Piazza 9/11 Jersey Rescued By Three Mets Fans

Great news on the 9/11 Mike Piazza jersey flap. Thanks to the efforts of three huge Mets fans, the jersey will soon be back in New York where it belongs. According to Kevin Kernan of the NY Post, Anthony Scaramucci, Tony Lauto and an anonymous third business partner, came to an agreement in principle Thursday […]

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The Z Files: Logan Verrett Scouting Report

An article by posted on April 14, 2016 0 Comments
The Z Files: Logan Verrett Scouting Report

Stat Line:  6 IP, 0 R, 3 H, 6 SO, 2 BB In the New York Mets 2-1 victory over the Miami Marlins, Logan Verrett showed why he would be in the starting rotation for twenty-nine of thirty Major League teams.  Verrett attacks opposing lineups differently than our big three power pitches, looking to induce […]

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The Z Files: Three Takeaways From Mets 2-1 Loss To Marlins

An article by posted on April 13, 2016 0 Comments
The Z Files: Three Takeaways From Mets 2-1 Loss To Marlins

Noah Syndergaard dominated Miami Marlins hitters during the New York Mets 2-1 loss.  Syndergaard has 14.54 strikeouts per nine innings 1.38 walks per nine innings through two starts this season. Noah Syndergaard:  (ND) 7.0 IP, 1 R, 7 H, 12 SO, 1 BB Syndergaard’s fastballs and sinkers were 99 mph bullets.  His 92 mph slider […]

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