Tag: offense

ICYMI: Alderson Characterizes Trade Market As Thin, But Willing To Overpay

An article by posted on June 29, 2015 0 Comments
ICYMI: Alderson Characterizes Trade Market As Thin, But Willing To Overpay

During Friday  afternoon’s press conference at Citi Field, Sandy Alderson said he continues to look externally to find some help for the offense. “I would characterize us as somewhat aggressive. I’m prepared to overpay but there has to be something to overpay for.” It sounds like the team has only enough resources to add one […]

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Heston Fires No-Hitter: Notes and Reactions

An article by posted on June 10, 2015 0 Comments
Heston Fires No-Hitter: Notes and Reactions

Here are some notes and reactions from around the Mets and media on last night’s no-hitter by Chris Heston, and the questionable state of the Mets offense. Jared Diamond, Wall Street Journal Nonetheless, the Mets didn’t put up much of a fight. With two outs in the eighth inning, third baseman Eric Campbell hit a […]

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Travis d’Arnaud and Dilson Herrera Headed To Las Vegas

An article by posted on June 7, 2015 0 Comments
Travis d’Arnaud and Dilson Herrera Headed To Las Vegas

Travis d’Arnaud, who has been sidelined since April 19th with a fractured metacarpal in the little finger in his right hand, and Dilson Herrera who has been out since May 15th with a fractured tip of his right middle finger are both headed to Triple-A Las Vegas to continue their rehab with the 51′s. After […]

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No Shortage Of Teams Interested In Zobrist, Bidding Will Be Fierce

An article by posted on June 5, 2015 0 Comments
No Shortage Of Teams Interested In Zobrist, Bidding Will Be Fierce

According to Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports, the Mets, Nationals, Yankees and Cubs are among just some of the teams who have recently contacted the Oakland A’s about acquiring the very versatile Ben Zobrist. With demand for Zobrist increasing day by day, Billy Beane has the luxury of letting this play out as long as […]

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MMO Game Thread: Marlins vs Mets, 1:10 PM

An article by posted on May 31, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Marlins vs Mets, 1:10 PM

After dropping the first two games of this series, the Mets will look to avoid being swept in a three-game series by the Marlins for the first time since May 5-7, 2014 at Miami. Bartolo Colon (7-3, 4.82 ERA) will face David Phelps (2-2, 3.56 ERA) at Citi Field in a 1:10 PM matchup. Bartolo Colon is tied […]

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D’Arnaud’s Return To Be Delayed By Bone Bruise In Wrist

An article by posted on May 29, 2015 0 Comments
D’Arnaud’s Return To Be Delayed By Bone Bruise In Wrist

Update, May 29 Travis d’Arnaud now reportedly has a bone bruise in his right wrist, which will delay his return to the Mets. d’Arnaud recently felt discomfort while swinging. He saw a hand specialist in Florida and will stay in St. Lucie for the time being. May 26 Big step forward for Travis d’Arnaud  who played and […]

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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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