Tag: New York Mets

It’s Time to Start Capitalizing

An article by posted on July 3, 2015 0 Comments
It’s Time to Start Capitalizing

You know that feeling you get when you do something so amazing–like make an insane basketball trick shot or miraculously catch a falling box of cereal just before it crashes to the ground–you even surprise yourself, but you look around and no one witnessed you do it, like it’s just been wasted? I can only […]

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Breaking Down Bartolo Colon vs. Chicago Cubs

An article by posted on July 2, 2015 0 Comments
Breaking Down Bartolo Colon vs. Chicago Cubs

Stat Line: 7.0 IP, 0 R, 3 H, 8 SO, 1 BB Bartolo Colon proved to be the only positive takeaway from last night’s game against the Chicago Cubs.  In this article I will touch on Colon’s sharp two-seam fastball and strong game plan that led to his success against the Cubs lineup. Two-seam Success Colon’s two-seam […]

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Steven Matz MLB Debut Report Card

An article by posted on June 29, 2015 0 Comments
Steven Matz MLB Debut Report Card

Stat Line:  7.2 IP, 2 R, 5 H, 6 K, 3 BB Yesterday afternoon, Mets fans excitedly tuned in to watch the much anticipated Major League debut for Long Island native and top prospect left-handed pitcher Steven Matz.  In this article, I will touch upon the quality of movement within Matz pitches, high level of […]

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Featured Post: The Mets Should Go Small

An article by posted on June 24, 2015 0 Comments
Featured Post: The Mets Should Go Small

The Mets’ run-scoring problems have been well-documented. The team has posted just six runs amidst the current five game skid. And, what’s worse, there does not appear to be any immediate help ready down in the minor leagues. Many, myself included, have proposed potential candidates Sandy Alderson could pursue. The likes of Todd Frazier, Carlos […]

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Breaking Down Jon Niese vs. Milwaukee Brewers

An article by posted on June 24, 2015 0 Comments
Breaking Down Jon Niese vs. Milwaukee Brewers

Stat Line:  6 IP, 2 R, 8 H, 3 BB, 1 HBP, 3 K During last night’s 3-2 loss to the Milwaukee Brewers, New York Mets starting pitcher Jon Niese showed that he’s officially turned the page on his awful May performances (1-4 with 5.56 ERA, 4.55 FIP in May).  During this article I will […]

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Featured Post: The Era Of Half-Measures Needs to End

An article by posted on June 24, 2015 0 Comments
Featured Post: The Era Of Half-Measures Needs to End

Suffice it to say it’s been a rough month for the New York Mets. I’ll spare you all the negative rants about losing streaks, poor offensive rankings, and a disintegrating run differential. I think we’ve all had enough of that. It’s tough to put your arms around what exactly is going on with this team. […]

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Collins Frustrated, Will His Pleas For Help Fall On Deaf Ears?

An article by posted on June 22, 2015 0 Comments
Collins Frustrated, Will His Pleas For Help Fall On Deaf Ears?

What a frustrating weekend it’s been. Turner Field has been a house of horrors for our Mets, and this particular sweep at the hands of the Atlanta Braves was deflating to say the least. I’ll be happy when they tear that damned stadium down in 2017 and make it a parking lot. Listening to Terry […]

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Breaking Down Bartolo Colon vs. Toronto Blue Jays

An article by posted on June 19, 2015 0 Comments
Breaking Down Bartolo Colon vs. Toronto Blue Jays

Stat Line:  4.1 IP, 6 ER, 9 H, 4 K, 1 BB After effectively completing his first three innings Thursday night, Bartolo Colon gave up six runs on six hits during the fourth inning to the tough Toronto Blue Jays lineup.  This article seeks to explain the cause of Colon’s struggles during the fourth inning. Flaw […]

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Road Warriors The Mets Are Not

An article by posted on June 18, 2015 0 Comments
Road Warriors The Mets Are Not

Here it is Thursday, June 18 and the New York Mets find themselves in first place with a 36-31 record and a 1 1/2 game lead over the Washington Nationals. It feels good. It’s amazing when you think about it. The Mets have played some exciting baseball this season and I couldn’t be happier with […]

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Breaking Down Matt Harvey vs Toronto Blue Jays

An article by posted on June 17, 2015 0 Comments
Breaking Down Matt Harvey vs Toronto Blue Jays

“F–k Yeah, Let’s Go!” Stat Line:  7 IP, 0 R, 4 H, 6 K, 0 BB After giving up eight homeruns in his last four outings, Matt Harvey got back on track against the hot hitting Blue Jays lineup.  Harvey’s displayed good command in his four pitch repertoire and nice two-seam movement on his fastball […]

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