Tag: New York Mets

Breaking Down Matt Harvey vs. Washington Nationals

An article by posted on August 1, 2015 0 Comments
Breaking Down Matt Harvey vs. Washington Nationals

Stat Line:  7.2 IP, 1 R, 5 H, 9 SO, 0 BB Matt Harvey is resembling the Dark Knight of 2013.  Using both sides of the plate predominately with his fastball and slider, Harvey was perfect through five innings before Jose Lobaton singled up the middle. This article explains Harvey’s fastball dominance and an area […]

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First Place Or Bust: Bring On The Nationals

An article by posted on July 31, 2015 0 Comments
First Place Or Bust: Bring On The Nationals

I’ve gotta tell you I am pretty freaking stoked at how this trade deadline ended up for our beloved New York Mets. Essentially we’ve picked up Yoenis Cespedes, Juan Uribe, Kelly Johnson and Tyler Clippard for a bunch of mid to high level pitching prospects. That’s a pretty impressive haul if you ask me. Yeah, […]

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Mets Acquire Yoenis Cespedes From Tigers

An article by posted on July 31, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Acquire Yoenis Cespedes From Tigers

The Mets have officially announced that they have acquired Yoenis Cespedes from the Detroit Tigers for minor league pitching prospects Michael Fulmer and Luis Cessa. This is been confirmed by multiple sources but has yet to be announced by the team. However, Sandy Alderson will be holding a press conference at Citi Field within the […]

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Are Dollars Clogging Up Works In Bruce Deal?

An article by posted on July 31, 2015 0 Comments
Are Dollars Clogging Up Works In Bruce Deal?

I don’t know how much truth there is to the latest rumors that are popping up on Twitter, but according to several beat reporters including Mark Carig of Newsday, the New York Mets are not just focused on outfielder Jay Bruce any longer. The word is that they have now cast a wide net and […]

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Report: Brewers Deny Gomez Hip Issue, Mets Nixed Deal Due To Payroll Concerns

An article by posted on July 30, 2015 0 Comments
Report: Brewers Deny Gomez Hip Issue, Mets Nixed Deal Due To Payroll Concerns

The story keeps changing on the dead in the water Carlos Gomez deal. This is why I’ve been imploring everyone to stop taking sides when both teams are trying feverishly to save face and nobody knows the truth. Tim Haudricourt of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel is now reporting that the Mets killed the deal because of […]

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Breaking Down Bartolo Colon vs. San Diego Padres

An article by posted on July 30, 2015 0 Comments
Breaking Down Bartolo Colon vs. San Diego Padres

Stat Line:  2.1 IP, 6 R, 10 H, 1 SO, 0 BB Bartolo Colon struggled throwing his fastball against the San Diego Padres leading to a 6-1 deficit by the middle of the third inning.  This article explains the reason behind Colons poor fastball velocity and command. Lack of Spin MPH on a pitch is […]

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Tyler Clippard Makes Great First Impression, Here’s A Scouting Report

An article by posted on July 29, 2015 0 Comments
Tyler Clippard Makes Great First Impression, Here’s A Scouting Report

Stat Line:  1 IP, 0 R, 1 H, 0 SO, 0 BB #MetsTwitter went wild last night seeing Tyler Clippard warming up for the ninth.  After allowing a hard hit double off the bat of Abraham Almonte, Clippard settled down to produce three consecutive outs. “I was anxious to get out there and put that […]

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Mets Pull Within One Game Of First Place, Getcha Popcorn Ready!

An article by posted on July 29, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Pull Within One Game Of First Place, Getcha Popcorn Ready!

After signing an exorbitant free agent deal with the Dallas Cowboys, wide receiver Terrell Owens posted the following note on his locker on the eve of the biggest game of the season: Dear Reporters, Due to the magnitude of this week’s game and high volume of questions for the Original 81 (T.O.) about the other […]

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Collins Believes Mets Rotation Will Soon Be The Talk Of Baseball

An article by posted on July 28, 2015 0 Comments
Collins Believes Mets Rotation Will Soon Be The Talk Of Baseball

According to Steven Marcus of Newsday, Terry Collins says that it’s only matter of time before the team’s rotation becomes the envy of the league. “There’ll be a lot of talk about ‘well, we’ve got to face the Mets,’ ” Collins said Sunday. “When our young pitching — when they’re all healthy — there’s going […]

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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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