Tag: pitching

Collins’ Frustration Boils Over As Mets Offensive Woes Continue

An article by posted on July 1, 2015 0 Comments
Collins’ Frustration Boils Over As Mets Offensive Woes Continue

After last night’s frustrating 1-0 loss to the Chicago Cubs in which the team squandered another excellent pitching performance, this time by Jon Niese, manager Terry Collins lost his cool when asked about losing his fourth straight game to the Cubs this season. “I don’t give a shit if it’s the Cubs or it’s the […]

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Mets Minor League Recap: Fulmer Impresses Again, Mejia Throws For Vegas

An article by posted on June 30, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Minor League Recap: Fulmer Impresses Again, Mejia Throws For Vegas

  Sacramento 14, Las Vegas (45-33)  7 Vic Black had a typical Vic Black outing walking three guys to load the bases but getting a strike out to end the inning without any damage. Jenrry Mejia also made an appearance on his way back pitching a scoreless 9th inning with two strikeouts. Starter Tyler Pill […]

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Finally, Flores and Tejada Played At Their Best Defensive Positions

An article by posted on June 29, 2015 0 Comments
Finally, Flores and Tejada Played At Their Best Defensive Positions

Better late than never? After nearly three months as the Mets’ everyday shortstop, Wilmer Flores started at second base on Sunday, and wouldn’t you know it, he looked great. Last week, Terry Collins told reporters he was coming around on moving Flores to second, after weeks and weeks of resisting it for fear of hurting […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Brewers, 2:10 PM

An article by posted on June 25, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Brewers, 2:10 PM

With their losing streak at seven games and their record having dipped below .500, the New York Mets will try to end a disastrous road trip with a win in Milwaukee against the Brewers before heading back home to Citi Field on Friday. Jacob deGrom (7-5, 2.34) starts for the Mets and he will oppose Brewers […]

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An Open Letter To Sandy Alderson

An article by posted on June 24, 2015 0 Comments
An Open Letter To Sandy Alderson

Dear Mr. Alderson, We – the worldwide group of Mets fans – have gone through a lot. After two epic collapses in 2007 and 2008, we have patiently endured a slow and gradual rebuild that has essentially lasted six years. First the “tear down” of “Los Mets” from 2009 through 2011. Then from 2012 through […]

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MMO Exclusive: Michael Conforto Focused On Improving His Game, Not On His MLB Debut

An article by posted on June 22, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Exclusive: Michael Conforto Focused On Improving His Game, Not On His MLB Debut

The Mets drafted Michael Conforto because of his prowess as a hitter and he has yet to disappoint since making his pro debut for the Brooklyn Cyclones last season and starting off his career with a 10-game hitting streak. He would finish his first year in pro ball hitting .331/.403/.448 with ten doubles, three homeruns, […]

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Akeel Morris Optioned To Double-A, Logan Verrett Called Up

An article by posted on June 18, 2015 0 Comments
Akeel Morris Optioned To Double-A, Logan Verrett Called Up

The Mets needed an extra arm in their overworked bullpen. So earlier this week, they bought up pitcher Akeel Morris all the way from Class-A St Lucie mainly because he was already on the 40-man roster. The 22-year old righty made his major league debut on Wednesday against the Blue Jays in Toronto and got […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 4, Blue Jays 3

An article by posted on June 15, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 4, Blue Jays 3

A tremendous effort by Noah Syndergaard, a resilient performance by an exhausted bullpen, and some very timely hitting, capped off with a Wilmer Flores walk-off single, propelled the Mets (35-30) to a 4-3 win against the Blue Jays (34-31) tonight in 11 innings. Syndergaard, coming off two sub-par outings, toed the rubber for the Mets […]

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A Dozen Scouts On Hand To Watch Matz Pitch Last Night

An article by posted on June 12, 2015 0 Comments
A Dozen Scouts On Hand To Watch Matz Pitch Last Night

Lending credence to reports that the Mets will be promoting pitching prospect Steven Matz sooner rather than later, about a dozen advance scouts were in attendance last night in Las Vegas to watch the young southpaw pitch. (New York Post) Earlier this week, Sandy Alderson told reporters that Matz had nothing left to prove in the […]

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Get Used To It… This Is Our Reality…

An article by posted on June 7, 2015 0 Comments
Get Used To It… This Is Our Reality…

After a brutal loss to the Arizona Diamondbacks on Saturday night there’s only one thing on every Mets fans’ mind this morning; what is Sandy Alderson waiting for? Kevin Kernan of the New York Post spoke to several scouts after last night’s loss and they all had the same reaction. “Why don’t the Mets trade […]

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Mets Should Consider Trading Bartolo Colon

An article by posted on June 5, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Should Consider Trading Bartolo Colon

There is an interesting issue that arises with fans. There is an obvious notion that often goes overlooked. It’s easy to say that the Mets should expunge the current dead weight of their rotation. It’s easy to point fingers at Dillon Gee and Jon Niese at this point, both of whom have not been pitching […]

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