Tag: offense

D’Arnaud Takes Big Step Forward As He Nears Return

An article by posted on May 26, 2015 0 Comments
D’Arnaud Takes Big Step Forward As He Nears Return

Big step forward for Travis d’Arnaud  who played and caught five innings in an extended spring training game this afternoon in Port St. Lucie. D’Arnaud went 1-for-3 at the plate with a run scored and by all accounts looked good. He is now slated to begin his rehab assignment with Adv-A St. Lucie on Wednesday and eventually […]

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The Mets Offense Is Broken

An article by posted on May 25, 2015 0 Comments
The Mets Offense Is Broken

Over the first few weeks of the season, the Mets’ pitching was spectacular. It kept the team in the game every night, allowing the offense to do just enough to win. During the Mets’ 11-game winning streak in April, they won only once by more than four runs. However, you can’t count on a pitching […]

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Dodgers Looking To Move Infielder For Starting Pitcher

An article by posted on May 20, 2015 0 Comments
Dodgers Looking To Move Infielder For Starting Pitcher

According to beat reporter Mark Saxon of ESPN LA, the Los Angeles Dodgers are in the market for a starting pitcher now that Hyun-jin Ryu is contemplating shoulder surgery and after already losing Brandon McCarthy for the season. Saxon believes they’d be willing to move Cuban infielder Alex Guerrero, given their excess of third baseman. The 28 year old […]

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MMO Game Thread: Cardinals vs Mets, 7:10 PM

An article by posted on May 19, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Cardinals vs Mets, 7:10 PM

The New York Mets and St. Louis Cardinals continue their four-game series on Tuesday after a big extra-inning win for the Amazins at Citi Field. Jon Niese (3-3, 2.49 ERA) opposes right-hander Michael Wacha (5-0, 2.06) at 7:10 PM. Jonathon Niese has allowed one earned run or fewer in five of his seven starts this […]

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D’Arnaud Progressing Well, Could Be Activated For Pirates Series

An article by posted on May 19, 2015 0 Comments
D’Arnaud Progressing Well, Could Be Activated For Pirates Series

The news is good on Travis d’Arnaud who has already been cleared to swing a bat and took some dry swings on Monday and will now ramp things up from there. “Tomorrow, he’ll probably do some more dry work, then some tee work, if everything is OK there, he’ll do some soft tosses so he can […]

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MMO Game Thread: Brewers vs Mets, 7:10 PM

An article by posted on May 15, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Brewers vs Mets, 7:10 PM

The New York Mets (20-15) return to Citi Field on Friday after a disappointing four-game sweep in Chicago at the hands of the Cubs. They will host the Milwaukee Brewers (12-23), who own the worst record in baseball. Bartolo Colon (6-1, 3.30) will try to become the majors’ first seven-game winner and he’ll be opposed […]

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Punchless Mets Squander Another Gem

An article by posted on May 14, 2015 0 Comments
Punchless Mets Squander Another Gem

“Oh my God, the Mets are 13-3, ten games over .500, and eight games ahead of the Nationals!” That seems so long ago now. The Mighty Mets, The Mike Barwis and Kevin Long Rejuvenated Mets, The Terry Collins Led Unstoppable Mets, The Michael Cuddyer Can Do Magic Infused Mets, The Unconventional New and Improved Bob […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Cubs, 8:05 PM

An article by posted on May 13, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Cubs, 8:05 PM

The Mets (20-13) and Cubs (17-15) play game three of their four-game series at Wrigley Field on Wednesday at 8:05 PM. After losing two straight to the Cubs, the Mets hope that Matt Harvey (5-1, 2.72 ERA) can help salvage a split. He will be opposed by right-hander Jason Hammel (3-1, 3.52). Matt Harvey has […]

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Mets Rank Near Bottom In Most Offensive Categories

An article by posted on May 13, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Rank Near Bottom In Most Offensive Categories

Since the end of their 11-game winning streak on April 24th, the Mets have averaged just three runs a game and posted a .224 average, both are ranked dead last in the NL. Here are some disturbing trends: Leading off an inning the Mets are batting .193 with a .278 on-base percentage in 284 plate […]

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MMO Game Recap: Phillies 3, Mets 1

An article by posted on May 8, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Phillies 3, Mets 1

The Mets (18-11) dropped the first game of a three game weekend series to the Philadelphia Phillies (11-19) by a score of 3-1. Matt Harvey started for the Mets and did not have his A game working tonight, however he still only allowed three runs over six innings while scattering six hits and striking out […]

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