Tag: pitching

Astros Acquire Brian McCann From Yankees

An article by posted on November 17, 2016 0 Comments
Astros Acquire Brian McCann From Yankees

The Houston Astros have acquired catcher Brian McCann from the New York Yankees, bursting any hopes that that he would be acquired by the New York Mets. Aww shucks… The Yankees have made trading McCann a top priority as phenom Gary Sanchez took over the catching position and hit the ground running in the second […]

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MLB Considering Changes to Roster Sizes

An article by posted on November 17, 2016 0 Comments
MLB Considering Changes to Roster Sizes

Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports is reporting that Major League Baseball and MLB Player’s Union are discussing multiple changes to regular season rosters. One of the changes being discussed is the regular season roster size growing from 25 to 26 players. In exchange for that, the player’s union may be willing to agree on limiting […]

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Orioles Considering Frank Viola For Pitching Coach

An article by posted on November 16, 2016 0 Comments
Orioles Considering Frank Viola For Pitching Coach

According to Jim Duquette on Twitter, the Orioles are considering former Met player and coach Frank Viola to be their new pitching coach. Viola was hired by the Mets in 2011 to be the Brooklyn Cyclones pitching coach. Then, in 2012 and 2013, he was the Single-A Savannah Sand Gnats pitching coach. After winning Coach […]

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2016 Mets Report Cards: Noah Syndergaard, RHP

An article by posted on November 15, 2016 0 Comments
2016 Mets Report Cards: Noah Syndergaard, RHP

NOAH SYNDERGAARD, RHP Player Data: Age: 24, B/T: Left/Right, Free Agency: 2022 2016 Primary Stats: 14-9, 2.60 ERA, 30 GS, 183.2 IP, 218 K, 43 BB, 1.15 WHIP 2016 Review: It seemed only fitting that Noah Syndergaard would get the Mets their first win of the 2016 season against the defending World Series Champion Kansas City Royals. […]

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MMO Exclusive: Mets Relief Prospect Paul Sewald

An article by posted on November 4, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Exclusive: Mets Relief Prospect Paul Sewald

Paul Sewald was drafted by the Mets in the 2012 draft in the 10th round out of the University of San Diego. The right-handed reliever made his pro debut in spectacular fashion with the Brooklyn Cyclones. He had a 1.88 ERA, 0.98 WHIP and went 4 for 4 in save chances. Paul would follow up his […]

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Pace 2017 Salary Projections: Matt Harvey, RHP

An article by posted on November 2, 2016 0 Comments
Pace 2017 Salary Projections: Matt Harvey, RHP

Adam Rubin is rolling out his ever popular Pace Law Annual Salary Projection Series. In making their determinations, Pace puts together a panel that will base their projections on the following: The quality of the player’s contribution to his club during the past season (referred to as his “platform season”), including but not limited to his […]

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Mets Want To Bring Back Bartolo Colon, We Say Lets Do It!

An article by posted on October 24, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Want To Bring Back Bartolo Colon, We Say Lets Do It!

According to Jon Heyman of Knuckleball the Mets would like to keep the Major Leagues’ sexiest pitcher in New York for the 2017 season.  Bartolo Colon, 43, surpassed everyone’s expectations in 2016, going 15-8 with a 3.43 ERA. He tossed 191.2 innings, striking out 128 and walking only 32. In a year plagued with injuries, he […]

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Boras Says Harvey Will Be 100 Percent Before Spring Training

An article by posted on October 12, 2016 0 Comments
Boras Says Harvey Will Be 100 Percent Before Spring Training

Scott Boras, who represents Mets right-hander Matt Harvey, told MLB.com that he expects his client “to be back to 100 percent” by the start of Spring Training. “You kind of rely on the doctors here, and the doctor was extremely positive about the results of what he found when he did the operation, and the […]

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Noah Syndergaard Will Not Need Surgery

An article by posted on October 11, 2016 0 Comments
Noah Syndergaard Will Not Need Surgery

During the month of June, Mets fans were alarmed when both Noah Syndergaard and Steven Matz were said to have bone spurs in their pitching elbows. At the time they were discovered, it was said Syndergaard’s bone spurs should not affect his pitching whereas Matz’s was quite sizable.  Both players were given cortisone shots to […]

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Looking At The Mets’ Big Picture

An article by posted on October 9, 2016 0 Comments
Looking At The Mets’ Big Picture

Painful. No other word for what I felt, for what we all felt, as we watched a pitching duel for the ages come to a crashing halt with a disastrous ninth inning. Many of us vented on social media; many of us flooded the comments section of this blog, to let out our frustration. Blame […]

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