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Michael Cuddyer Says Mets Are Ready For This Moment

An article by posted on October 30, 2015 0 Comments
Michael Cuddyer Says Mets Are Ready For This Moment

Mets outfielder Michael Cuddyer spoke to reporters at Citi Field about overcoming being down two games to none and beating the Kansas City Royals. He says Noah Syndergaard is ready for tonight’s challenge and that the team is ready for this moment. Do you think perhaps the media and the fans are getting too down […]

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Collins Discusses Mets Struggles, Syndergaard, Lagares, Uribe, Citi Field Impact

An article by posted on October 29, 2015 0 Comments
Collins Discusses Mets Struggles, Syndergaard, Lagares, Uribe, Citi Field Impact

Are Kansas City pitchers really this dominating or is your offense really struggling? Well, again, in postseason you face good pitching. That’s how the other team gets here. With that good pitching comes some rough at-bats at times. And they have pitched us very, very well. So I see both.┬áThe other day I thought in […]

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Are Mets Starters Out Of Gas?

An article by posted on October 29, 2015 0 Comments
Are Mets Starters Out Of Gas?

The first two games of the World Series have not been particularly kind to Mets starting pitching. Both Matt Harvey and Jacob deGrom, while not terrible by any means, were certainly off their games. This begs the question: has the fatigue of the long season become too much? In Game 1, Harvey went six innings, […]

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Terry Collins On Being Up 3-0, Making Things Happen, DeGrom Grinding One Out

An article by posted on October 21, 2015 0 Comments
Terry Collins On Being Up 3-0, Making Things Happen, DeGrom Grinding One Out

How huge was that stolen base by Cespedes? “Well, Yoenis Cespedes came in knowing that we had to be a little aggressive on the bases, something we don’t normally do. We’re not that kind of a team. But we told the guys, look, if you get on and you think you can go, go. And […]

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Fiery DeGrom Is Charged Up And Sets His Sights On Cubs

An article by posted on October 20, 2015 0 Comments
Fiery DeGrom Is Charged Up And Sets His Sights On Cubs

Mets ace Jacob deGrom returns to the mound tonight at Wrigley Field for Game 3 of the NLCS against the Chicago Cubs after taking the first two games of the series in New York. “I think we have a lot of confidence going into this game,” deGrom said on Monday during his media session. “We […]

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Alderson, Collins, Maddon On Cubs Sweeping Season Series Against Mets

An article by posted on October 16, 2015 0 Comments
Alderson, Collins, Maddon On Cubs Sweeping Season Series Against Mets

Here’s something I hope you find interesting. During the media sessions at Citi Field on Friday evening, I noticed that Sandy Alderson, Terry Collins and Cubs manager Joe Maddon were each asked to respond the Cubs winning the regular season series 7-0 over the Mets, and whether it mattered in the NLCS. Here is what […]

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Syndergaard Strikes Out Nine In Gutty Performance

An article by posted on October 11, 2015 0 Comments
Syndergaard Strikes Out Nine In Gutty Performance

What was overshadowed last night at Dodgers Stadium, as the Mets not only lost the game 5-2 , but lost their shortstop Ruben Tejada to a broken leg as well, was a solid pitching performance by starter Noah Syndergaard. The rookie right-hander pitched well enough to win and literally was off to a blazing start, […]

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Some Kind Of Wonderful

An article by posted on October 10, 2015 0 Comments
Some Kind Of Wonderful

I just finished reading an article on another site that said last night proved the Mets “are a good team” and “belong on this stage.” Gee, that’s weird… I thought the fact the Mets spent 3 1/2 months in first place and another 2 1/2 months within ear shot of first place was proof enough […]

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Watch: What Does DeGrom Do Next After Outdueling Kershaw?

An article by posted on October 10, 2015 0 Comments
Watch: What Does DeGrom Do Next After Outdueling Kershaw?

So what does a young pitching stud like Jacob deGrom do after an incredible postseason debut in which he struck out a record 13 Los Angeles Dodgers while out-dueling the best pitcher on the planet, Clayton Kershaw? No he didn’t go to Disney World (that comes later), he does this:   The look on Daniel […]

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Game 1 Thoughts From A Young Die-Hard Mets Fan

An article by posted on October 10, 2015 0 Comments
Game 1 Thoughts From A Young Die-Hard Mets Fan

Back in 2006 I was eleven years old. I remember the great season the Mets had, I still watched a lot of games with my dad and I loved the Mets. The big moments from that year stuck in my mind such as the Endy Chavez robbing that home run, and of course Carlos Beltran […]

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The Mets’ Playoff Starting Rotation Is Terrifyingly Good

An article by posted on September 29, 2015 0 Comments
The Mets’ Playoff Starting Rotation Is Terrifyingly Good

The more you look at the Mets’ probable playoff rotation, the more likely it seems that they will be able to make a deep run in October. Dave Cameron of FanGraphs recently wrote a piece talking about how dangerous the Mets are looking right now, pointing out the incredible rotation, above-average offense, and bullpen that […]

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