Tag: New York Mets

An Improved Wilmer Flores Continues To Evolve

An article by posted on May 29, 2015 0 Comments
An Improved Wilmer Flores Continues To Evolve

For the last year and a half Met fans have been speculating about the future of the shortstop position ever since the failed Ruben Tejada experiment. Mets GM Sandy Alderson has been able to stay level headed throughout the process and stick with what he feels will be best for the team and its future […]

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Breaking Down Noah Syndergaard vs Philadelphia Phillies

An article by posted on May 28, 2015 0 Comments
Breaking Down Noah Syndergaard vs Philadelphia Phillies

Stat Line:  7.1 IP, 0 R, 6 K’s, 0 BB Living Low Noah Syndergaard continues to show great command of his fastball and curveball, throwing nearly all of his pitches below the hitter’s belt.  In yesterday afternoons start, Syndergaard threw only seven of his 101 pitches above the belt with one of those pitches coming intentionally […]

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Breaking Down Jacob deGrom vs. Philadelphia Phillies

An article by posted on May 27, 2015 0 Comments
Breaking Down Jacob deGrom vs. Philadelphia Phillies

Stat Line:  7.1 IP, 2 R, 9 K’s, 0 BB, No Decision Jacob deGrom’s stat line doesn’t do him any justice in breaking down his outing from last night.  DeGrom picked up where he left off, extending his scoreless innings streak to 15 before leaving last night’s game in the eighth inning with base runners […]

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Collins Attributes Harvey’s Career-Worst Outing To Pitching On Regular Rest

An article by posted on May 24, 2015 0 Comments
Collins Attributes Harvey’s Career-Worst Outing To Pitching On Regular Rest

After Matt Harvey endured the worst start of his major league career on Saturday, Terry Collins told reporters that “pitching on regular rest played a role” in what transpired. Harvey, who made it known before the game he unhappy about the six-man rotation, gave up six hits including two homers, two walks and seven runs in […]

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Mets Trying To Trade Nieuwenhuis

An article by posted on May 23, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Trying To Trade Nieuwenhuis

Assistant general manager John Ricco said the New York Mets “are doing their due diligence” to see if a trade option exists before trying to pass outfielder Kirk Nieuwenhuis through waivers. (Adam Rubin, ESPN New York) Nieuwenhuis, 27, was batting .079 (3 for 38) with a .257 OPS this season before he was designated for assignment on Tuesday. […]

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Breaking Down Jacob DeGrom vs. St. Louis Cardinals

An article by posted on May 22, 2015 0 Comments
Breaking Down Jacob DeGrom vs. St. Louis Cardinals

Jacob DeGrom doesn’t like to be overlooked or over shadowed by his other two young rotation mates Matt Harvey and Noah Syndergaard.  Over the past two weeks, Harvey and Syndergaard have been taking the spotlight away from the 2014 National League Rookie of the Year with their 96+ mph fastballs and high strikeout count. Here […]

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Featured Post: Sandy’s Next Move Should Be Trading Quantity For Quality

An article by posted on May 21, 2015 0 Comments
Featured Post: Sandy’s Next Move Should Be Trading Quantity For Quality

While having too much pitching is deemed a myth by many baseball fans, I believe the New York Mets have officially reached this paradox. Rare as it is to have so much depth, the Mets are crossing the point from developing their prospects to perhaps hindering them by keeping them in the minor leagues. When […]

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It’s Tulo Time For The Mets

An article by posted on May 20, 2015 0 Comments
It’s Tulo Time For The Mets

Not at all lost amidst the Mets strong start to the 2015 season is the inconsistent play from Wilmer Flores. Wilmer has been good with the bat, but his nine errors in the field are second only to the enigmatic Ian Desmond. As the Mets inch closer and closer to legitimate title contention, it is […]

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MMO Game Recap: Cardinals 9, Mets 0

An article by posted on May 20, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Cardinals 9, Mets 0

Another day, another drubbing of the New York Mets. Just when you thought the Mets’ 10-2 loss to the Cardinals last night was bad enough, they somehow managed to top themselves tonight. It all got started in the first, when Mets starter Bartolo Colon was obviously without his best stuff. After giving up a single […]

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Breaking Down Jon Niese vs. St. Louis Cardinals

An article by posted on May 20, 2015 0 Comments
Breaking Down Jon Niese vs. St. Louis Cardinals

Finishing Line:  5 IP, 8 R, 8 ER, 11 H, 1 BB, 1 K, 1 HR Defining Pitches First Inning: Early in the first inning, Jon Niese showed poor command of his fastball as he gave up a single to Peter Bourjos followed by a RBI double to Randal Grichuk, both on fastballs that missed […]

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