Tag: offseason

Jacob deGrom Talks Royals, Excitement, Confidence

An article by posted on October 27, 2015 0 Comments
Jacob deGrom Talks Royals, Excitement, Confidence

Jacob deGrom spoke to reporters this evening at Kauffman Stadium. Here is some of what he had to say. Terry said maybe you were a little fatigued the last couple of starts. I didn’t feel fatigued out there. I just felt I was having trouble locating, which happened to me early on this year. I […]

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R.A Dickey Hopes To Face Syndergaard In World Series

An article by posted on October 20, 2015 0 Comments
R.A Dickey Hopes To Face Syndergaard In World Series

After being traded by the Mets three seasons ago, R.A. Dickey has a chance to start against his former team in the World Series. Dickey would love to see a Blue Jays and Mets series happen, and he thinks it would be great if he can go up against Noah Syndergaard. “I think it would […]

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MLBTR: Mets Projected Arbitration Salaries

An article by posted on October 6, 2015 0 Comments
MLBTR: Mets Projected Arbitration Salaries

Here are the projected arbitration salaries for the New York Mets that were just released by MLB Trade Rumors for the upcoming offseason. The Mets have 11 players that are eligible for salary arbitration: Eric Young Jr. (5.052) – $600K Buddy Carlyle (5.002) – $1.1MM Ruben Tejada (4.171) – $2.5MM Lucas Duda (4.137) – $6.8MM […]

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Earliest Mets Can Clinch NL East Is Sunday

An article by posted on September 15, 2015 0 Comments
Earliest Mets Can Clinch NL East Is Sunday

With the Mets’ magic number now at ten games, New York can clinch the division title as early as this Sunday against the Yankees. The Mets will play the second game of their nine game homestand tonight before going on a road trip to Cincinnati and Philadelphia starting Thursday the 24th. “To clinch here would […]

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Cespedes Has Been The Ultimate Road Warrior

An article by posted on September 12, 2015 0 Comments
Cespedes Has Been The Ultimate Road Warrior

Yoenis Cespedes has been other-wordly since joining the Mets, but he’s been doing a good portion of his damage away from Citi Field. In 23 games on the road the slugger is hitting .352 with 11 HR and 21 RBI, while at home he has a .241 BA with 4 HR, and 6 RBI, albeit […]

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The Washington Nationals Are The Greatest Team That Never Was

An article by posted on August 17, 2015 0 Comments
The Washington Nationals Are The Greatest Team That Never Was

Despite being the early favorites in the National League East, the Washington Nationals’ season is quickly turning into a nightmare. They have dramatically played below expectations, and their season hit a shockingly new low over the weekend. They were swept by the San Francisco Giants, which extended their losing streak to six games and put […]

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Featured Post: Mets Have Finally Figured Out Citi Field

An article by posted on July 15, 2015 0 Comments
Featured Post: Mets Have Finally Figured Out Citi Field

Mike Puma of the NY Post writes about how the Mets have figured out their problems at Citi Field this season. During the offseason, the team moved the fences in for the second time in four seasons, and the decision already appears to be paying off. The Mets are 32-14 at home, and have seen […]

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Michael Cuddyer’s Knee is Still Ailing

An article by posted on July 8, 2015 0 Comments
Michael Cuddyer’s Knee is Still Ailing

Left fielder Michael Cuddyer continues to deal with a sore left knee and has missed five of the last seven games, including Tuesday night’s loss to the Giants and perhaps this afternoon’s series finale as well. While Cuddyer has already received a cortisone shot to reduce the pain, manager Terry Collins backtracked on Tuesday night saying his knee […]

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With Mets Currently Trending At 73 Wins, Is Front Office Already Looking Toward 2016?

An article by posted on June 11, 2015 0 Comments
With Mets Currently Trending At 73 Wins, Is Front Office Already Looking Toward 2016?

“Let’s just say I would be very disappointed if the Mets fail to make the playoffs this season.” – Sandy Alderson, February 5, 2015 Among other things during a special season ticket holder event at Citi Field, the Mets general manager was asked by a frustrated fan if he had done enough to address the […]

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Why Do Mets Have Such An Inordinate Amount Of Injuries?

An article by posted on May 25, 2015 0 Comments
Why Do Mets Have Such An Inordinate Amount Of Injuries?

The following is a conversation between Gary Cohen and Keith Hernandez that I transcribed from Sunday’s Mets vs Pirates broadcast. The two of them spent about 15 minutes discussing why Mets players suffer so many injuries to their muscles, joints and ligaments. Gary: For all that this Mets organization has done to minimize injuries, including […]

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