Tag: pitching

Braves Deal Kelly Johnson Back To Mets

An article by posted on June 8, 2016 0 Comments
Braves Deal Kelly Johnson Back To Mets

According to MLB Network citing sources, it looks like the New York Mets have swung a deal with the Atlanta Braves for utility infielder and outfielder Kelly Johnson. The Mets are reportedly sending pitching prospect Akeel Morris to the Braves in exchange for Johnson. Additionally, the Mets are getting cash back in the deal. Johnson, […]

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Pirates Sweep Doubleheader With 3-1 Win Over The Mets

An article by posted on June 7, 2016 0 Comments
Pirates Sweep Doubleheader With 3-1 Win Over The Mets

The New York Mets (31-26) were defeated by the Pittsburgh Pirates (32-26) by a score of 3-1 as they swept the doubleheader. Pitching: Jacob deGrom again put forth a quality start, pitching six innings while allowing three runs. Jacob gave up six hits, while putting nine Pirates down on strikes. He took the loss as […]

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Michael Fulmer Making Most Of Opportunity

An article by posted on June 3, 2016 0 Comments
Michael Fulmer Making Most Of Opportunity

Steven Matz leads all rookie pitchers in wins, strikeouts, walks per nine, and WAR, clearly an early front runner for National League Rookie of the Year. In the American League, another starting pitcher looks to make his case for the award, and is a familiar name for most Met fans. Michael Fulmer, 23, one of […]

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Top Pitching Prospect Julio Urias To Debut Against Mets Tonight

An article by posted on May 27, 2016 0 Comments
Top Pitching Prospect Julio Urias To Debut Against Mets Tonight

After dominating Triple A hitters in the Pacific Coast League with a 1.10 ERA, .780 WHIP and 9.7 K/9 rate, the Dodgers have announced that top prospect Julio Urias will be making his MLB debut against Jacob deGrom and the Mets tonight at Citi Field. But Urias isn’t your typical blue chip prospect. In 2012, […]

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Wright And Team Unhappy With How Harvey Handled Media

An article by posted on May 26, 2016 0 Comments
Wright And Team Unhappy With How Harvey Handled Media

Third baseman David Wright, let it be known yesterday that he and some of his teammates were not thrilled with how Matt Harvey dodged the media after his start on Tuesday night. Mike Puma of the New York Post spoke with the Mets captain about Harvey, his struggles, and his stand with the media. Harvey is coming […]

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Poll: What Are Your Expectations For Harvey Tonight?

An article by posted on May 24, 2016 0 Comments
Poll: What Are Your Expectations For Harvey Tonight?

Though not an orphan, and named Matt as opposed to Pip, some people have some lofty, if not Great Expectations for the Dark Knight this evening in our nation’s capital. Much speculation surrounds how the resolution of Harvey pitching this game came to pass. Obviously, this evening’s game comes on the heels of the worst start […]

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Yoenis Cespedes: Power, Patience, Performance

An article by posted on May 23, 2016 0 Comments
Yoenis Cespedes: Power, Patience, Performance

Cespedes has a 178 wRC+ which ranks No. 1 in MLB When Yoenis Cespedes re-signed with the New York Mets this off-season, fans were elated. Even if it’s just for one season, (Cespedes has the opt-out after 2016) the Mets finally have a legitimate power bat to hit in the middle of the lineup, something […]

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DeGrom Seeing Measurable Improvement On Velocity

An article by posted on May 19, 2016 0 Comments
DeGrom Seeing Measurable Improvement On Velocity

Jacob deGrom has accomplished so much in the 58-games he’s started in his Major League career. When he debuted in 2014, he dazzled and sported a 2.69 earned run average while going 9-6 on the year. He received 26 out of 30 first place votes for Rookie of the Year, easily beating out Billy Hamilton […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Rockies, 8:10 PM

An article by posted on May 14, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Rockies, 8:10 PM

Saturday, May 14, 2016 • 8:10 p.m. (ET) Coors Field • Denver, CO RHP Logan Verrett (3-0, 1.27) vs. RHP Eddie Butler (1-1, 3.86) PIX11 • MLBN • WWOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The Mets dropped the opener in Colorado last night behind another underwhelming Matt Harvey start. While he has a few […]

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B-Mets Ace Robert Gsellman Keeps Dealing Despite Lack Of Run Support

An article by posted on May 12, 2016 0 Comments
B-Mets Ace Robert Gsellman Keeps Dealing Despite Lack Of Run Support

It’s sometimes part and parcel with becoming a pitching ace. Throughout the ages, New York Met pitching aces have learned to survive and even thrive with little to no run support. Many a time a starting pitcher has to carefully navigate through a game knowing that the outcome might unravel based on the results of […]

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