Tag: New York Mets

Breaking Down Dillon Gee vs San Diego Padres

An article by posted on June 4, 2015 0 Comments
Breaking Down Dillon Gee vs San Diego Padres

Stat Line:  4 IP, 8 H, 7 R, 1 K, 1 BB Dillon Gee made his return to the New York Mets last night against the San Diego Padres to mark the beginning of the much anticipated six man rotation.  Gee showed inconsistent command in all four pitches and the stat line further reiterates Gees […]

Continue Reading »

Breaking Down Noah Syndergaard vs San Diego Padres

An article by posted on June 3, 2015 0 Comments
Breaking Down Noah Syndergaard vs San Diego Padres

Stat Line:  4 IP, 7 R, 10 H, 10 K’s, 0 BB Inconsistency in Fastball Command Noah Syndergaard struggled to establish his two-seam fastball as many of the Padres hits came off of two-seamers that ran back over the middle of the plate.  A two-seam fastball is relatively easy to learn but getting a feel […]

Continue Reading »

Morning Grind: ASG Voting Shows Mets’ Lack of Star Power

An article by posted on June 3, 2015 0 Comments
Morning Grind: ASG Voting Shows Mets’ Lack of Star Power

The Mets are hanging tough with the Nationals at the top of the division after two months of play. But unlike the last Mets team to win the NL East (2006), this year’s team doesn’t feature elite position players anywhere on the diamond. It’s not a coincidence that, while the ’06 Mets accounted for half […]

Continue Reading »

MMO Game Recap: Padres 7, Mets 2

An article by posted on June 3, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Padres 7, Mets 2

The Mets (29-23) were defeated by the Padres (25-28) by a score of 7-2 at Petco Park Wednesday morning. Pitching: Noah Syndergaard started for the Mets, turning in an interesting outing. Enduring some questionable calls by home plate umpire CB Bucknor, he went 4 innings, allowing 7 earned runs on 10 hits despite striking out […]

Continue Reading »

Breaking Down Jacob deGrom vs. San Diego Padres

An article by posted on June 2, 2015 0 Comments
Breaking Down Jacob deGrom vs. San Diego Padres

Stat Line:  8 IP, 0 R, 8 K’s, 0 BB Jacob deGrom kept it simple in another sensational outing Monday night against the San Diego Padres.  Just as he did in his last two DeGrominant outings, deGrom continued to attack opposing hitters with his fastball, throwing a fastball on over 67% of his pitches.  Additionally, […]

Continue Reading »

This Date In Mets History: Johan Santana Tosses A No-Hitter

An article by posted on June 1, 2015 0 Comments
This Date In Mets History: Johan Santana Tosses A No-Hitter

Johan Santana took the mound against the St. Louis Cardinals three years ago today on June 1, 2012 and tossed one of the most memorable games in New York Mets history. It was a beautiful Friday night, and as a Mets fan, before every game you always think to yourself: “Maybe tonight will be the […]

Continue Reading »

Mets Six-Man Rotation Begins In San Diego

An article by posted on June 1, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Six-Man Rotation Begins In San Diego

When right-hander Dillon Gee rejoins the rotation on Wednesday against the Padres in San Diego, the much debated six-man rotation goes from all talk to all business for the New York Mets. The Mets will have Jacob deGrom pitching in the series opener on Monday against the Padres, with Noah Syndergaard going on Tuesday, Gee […]

Continue Reading »

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 […]

Continue Reading »

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 […]

Continue Reading »

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 […]

Continue Reading »

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 […]

Continue Reading »