Tag: pitching

Mets’ New and Improved Narrative: 1969 Redux

An article by posted on August 15, 2015 0 Comments
Mets’ New and Improved Narrative: 1969 Redux

It is perilous to build narratives, or even make predictions, in the middle of an upturn, just as it is during a downturn. Nevertheless, driven by still-vivid memories of the most glorious team in franchise history, and under-girded by a shared sense among Mets fans that this team may have that same special “it,” some […]

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Matt Harvey Has Not Allowed A Run In 15 Innings

An article by posted on August 12, 2015 0 Comments
Matt Harvey Has Not Allowed A Run In 15 Innings

 Matt Harvey was overpowering versus the Colorado Rockies last night. He fired eight scoreless innings while striking out four batters to gain his 11th win of the season. He dominated the Rockies’ lineup for the entire contest as his fastball and changeup command were on point. Harvey did not walk a single batter all evening. […]

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Lefty Reliever Josh Smoker Working His Way To Citi Field

An article by posted on August 6, 2015 0 Comments
Lefty Reliever Josh Smoker Working His Way To Citi Field

In 11 appearances for Double-A Binghamton, Josh Smoker has made a positive impression on B-Mets baseball fans. Smoker, has struck out 16 batters and walked just three in 12.0 innings while posting a brilliant 1.50 ERA and 1.15 WHIP. The fireballing left-hander pitched another scoreless inning of relief last night as Binghamton defeated Bowie 9-2. Smoker, 26, […]

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Harvey Unconcerned With What Nats Think, Mets Eyes Are On The Prize

An article by posted on August 6, 2015 0 Comments
Harvey Unconcerned With What Nats Think, Mets Eyes Are On The Prize

After tossing seven shutout innings against the Miami Marlins, Mets right-hander Matt Harvey responded to comments from Nationals’ outfielders Jayson Werth  and Bryce Harper. Harvey told reporters that the Mets are only focused on themselves and aren’t concerned about what other people think. “I think we’re just keeping our head down and staying focused here in […]

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Michael Fulmer: Another Ace Is On The Way

An article by posted on July 29, 2015 0 Comments
Michael Fulmer: Another Ace Is On The Way

By almost any standard Binghamton’s Michael Fulmer is a pitching ace. It’s becoming almost a habit that every Fulmer outing is something special. The intensity he brings, the repertoire of pitches he displays and his toughness on the mound are special indeed. Often a pitching ace can bring the heat. With a fastball that sits […]

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Syndergaard Delivers His Best Performance Yet!

An article by posted on July 29, 2015 0 Comments
Syndergaard Delivers His Best Performance Yet!

Noah Syndergaard delivered an electrifying performance on Tuesday night, tossing 8.0 shutout innings against the San Diego Padres and allowing just three hits while striking out nine. Thor, who took a perfect game into the seventh inning, became the first Met to toss at least eight shutout innings in one of his first 14 career […]

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Mets Minors: Herrera Homers, Lugo Shines Again

An article by posted on July 27, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Minors: Herrera Homers, Lugo Shines Again

  Las Vegas (58-44) 15, Reno 9 The 51′s offense exploded for nine runs in the 5th inning to take a commanding 14-6 lead that the bullpen would hold on to. Dilson Herrera had a great game going 3-4 with a walk, four RBI, three runs scored, and his 3rd homerun in AAA while moving […]

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The Mets’ Collapsed Narrative

An article by posted on July 25, 2015 0 Comments
The Mets’ Collapsed Narrative

It’s easy for those of us caught up in the day-to-day roller coaster ride of this Mets season to forget the narrative that most everyone agreed had to define the team if they were to contend. Dividing the squad into four parts, it’s safe to say three of those parts have fallen into place just […]

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B-Mets Prevail In 17-Inning Thriller To Stay In First Place

An article by posted on July 25, 2015 0 Comments
B-Mets Prevail In 17-Inning Thriller To Stay In First Place

They lost their best hitter when Michael Conforto was elevated to Citi Field, but the Binghamton Mets would not be deterred. In the longest game in franchise history, a contest that lasted 4 hours and 36 minutes, Binghamton outlasted Trenton, 2-1, in 17 innings. The win keeps the B-Mets in first place one-half game in […]

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MMO Exclusive: Michael Conforto Talks Big League Baseball With Metsmerized!

An article by posted on July 24, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Exclusive: Michael Conforto Talks Big League Baseball With Metsmerized!

As top prospect Michael Conforto gets set to make his MLB debut tonight when the New York Mets take on the Los Angeles Dodgers, I wanted to share the interview I conducted with him three weeks ago, for those who may have missed it. There’s some great information and insights from this exciting young slugger […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Nationals, 7:05 PM

An article by posted on July 21, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Nationals, 7:05 PM

The New York Mets will try to even up the series against the Washington Nationals in DC tonight as they turn to their ace and lone All-Star. Jacob deGrom (9-6, 2.14) faces rookie call-up Joe Ross (2-1, 2.66) in a 7:05 PM matchup. Mets Starting Lineup Curtis Granderson – RF Ruben Tejada – SS Daniel […]

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