Tag: New York Mets

Pitching Analysis of Matt Harvey vs Colorado Rockies

An article by posted on August 12, 2015 0 Comments
Pitching Analysis of Matt Harvey vs Colorado Rockies

Stat Line:  8 IP, 0 R, 4 H, 4 SO, 0 BB Matt Harvey amassed 19 strikeouts to zero walks, allowing only one run in 22.2 innings over his last three starts.  Currently, Harvey owns a 15 inning scoreless streak.  Harvey allowed only four hits against the Colorado Rockies, three of which were infield singles.  […]

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Cuddyer Scores Twice, Steals Second, Enjoyed Being A Contributor Instead Of Cheerleader

An article by posted on August 12, 2015 0 Comments
Cuddyer Scores Twice, Steals Second, Enjoyed Being A Contributor Instead Of Cheerleader

One of the many bright spots for the Mets on Tuesday night was the return of Michael Cuddyer, who went 2-for-4 with two runs scored including the first run to put the team up 1-0 in the sixth. He showed no ill effects with his knee as he raced home from second base and scored […]

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An MMO Original: Musings of a Transplanted New Yorker

An article by posted on August 8, 2015 0 Comments
An MMO Original: Musings of a Transplanted New Yorker

On January 31, when I first discovered that I had been admitted to Davidson College, I was obviously elated that I was given the opportunity to attend my first choice school. However, it only took an hour or so for the reality to hit me, that I was actually going to uproot myself from New […]

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Seventh Heaven: A Mets Win For The Ages

An article by posted on August 8, 2015 0 Comments
Seventh Heaven: A Mets Win For The Ages

I think it was George Will who once said that people who think baseball is just a game probably think the Grand Canyon is just a hole in Arizona. When Abner Doubleday invented baseball on some sandlot in Cooperstown, New York over a century ago, I wonder if last night’s game between the Mets and […]

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Are The Mets Becoming A Destination Team

An article by posted on August 6, 2015 0 Comments
Are The Mets Becoming A Destination Team

In what has been a whirlwind week for the Mets, perhaps the most shocking development is that good, professional baseball players have admitted that they actually want to play for them. That’s right – despite the surrounding junkyards, the omnipresent shadow of the Yankees, and the notoriously stingy owners of the team that plays there, […]

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Pitching Analysis of Jon Niese’s Effectively Wild Night vs. Miami Marlins

An article by posted on August 5, 2015 0 Comments
Pitching Analysis of Jon Niese’s Effectively Wild Night vs. Miami Marlins

Stat Line:  7 IP, 1 R, 4 H, 6 SO, 1 BB Jon Niese dominated a weak Miami Marlins lineup to gain his first win since July 12th.  Niese showed more than commanding his fastball, throwing five different pitches for strikes. This article explains Niese’s ability to baffle Marlins hitters by utilizing various pitch movements […]

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Mike Piazza Is Rooting For The Mets

An article by posted on August 5, 2015 0 Comments
Mike Piazza Is Rooting For The Mets

Mike Piazza and radio and TV personality Eddie Trunk were in attendance last night as the New York Mets defeated the Miami Marlins by a score of 5-1. The future Hall of Fame catcher rooted on Jon Niese and the team and is happy to see the Mets making some noise in the NL East. […]

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Mets Approaching Each Game Like It’s The Biggest Of The Year

An article by posted on August 5, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Approaching Each Game Like It’s The Biggest Of The Year

Terry Collins hit the nail on the head when he told reporters last night how him and his team are approaching each game from here on in. “Each guy’s got to pick his part up and tug on his end of the rope,” Collins said. “We’ve got to approach every game like it’s the biggest […]

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Cespedes Likes Atmosphere, Would Love To Stay With Mets

An article by posted on August 4, 2015 0 Comments
Cespedes Likes Atmosphere, Would Love To Stay With Mets

Outfielder Yoenis Cespedes told reporters on Tuesday that he would love to remain with the Mets. “This is something I can’t control,” Cespedes said through an interpreter Tuesday afternoon. “I don’t know what the front office is thinking about. But with what I see so far, I would love for everything to work out and […]

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Bryce Harper: I Don’t Give A Crap About Mets

An article by posted on August 4, 2015 0 Comments
Bryce Harper: I Don’t Give A Crap About Mets

Washington Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper got snippy with reporters when asked about the New York Mets taking over sole possession of first place in the National League East on Monday night. “I don’t give a crap what the Mets are doing. Or Dodgers or Giants or Texas or anybody,” Harper said after the Nationals lost […]

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Mets Take Sole Possession Of First Place After 12-1 Rout Of Marlins

An article by posted on August 3, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Take Sole Possession Of First Place After 12-1 Rout Of Marlins

There was no slowing the New York Mets down as they hit the road for Miami and pummeled the Marlins by a score of 12-1 on Monday night for their fourth straight victory. It was a game of firsts for the Mets beginning with Michael Conforto who blasted his first career home run to put […]

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