Tag: Royals

2015 Mets Contact Rates: A Tale Of Quality vs. Quantity

An article by posted on February 4, 2016 0 Comments
2015 Mets Contact Rates: A Tale Of Quality vs. Quantity

It used to be you could tell when a ball was hit hard because it made a loud noise and it moved quickly through the air. Now, according to Baseball Information Solutions, you need an algorithm … “BIS now records certain hard data (duration of hang time and landing location) with the observed hit type […]

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Who Will Be The Next Mets Hall of Famer

An article by posted on January 10, 2016 0 Comments
Who Will Be The Next Mets Hall of Famer

There was a long 23 year wait between the induction of Tom Seaver and the induction of Mike Piazza to the Hall of Fame.  While I’m still overjoyed at Piazza entering the Hall of Fame as a Met, I’m curious if the Mets will have to wait another 23 years for another one of their players to go in […]

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Maybe The Mets Were Being The Adults In The Room

An article by posted on January 1, 2016 0 Comments
Maybe The Mets Were Being The Adults In The Room

When last we checked, free agent outfielder Yoenis Cespedes not only had appeared on the radar of the Chicago White Sox and Baltimore Orioles according to Jesse Sanchez of MLB.com, but both teams had emerged as the frontrunners to sign the former New York Met juggernaut. That was three days ago. However, we have a […]

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2015 Magic Moments: Conforto Explodes With Two Huge Blasts

An article by posted on December 31, 2015 0 Comments
2015 Magic Moments: Conforto Explodes With Two Huge Blasts

This was one heck of an exciting year for our New York Mets, my friends. Right from the word go it was an unpredictable and thrilling roller-coaster ride filled with so many loops and turns. But all in all it was so exhilarating and incredible to experience. And the best is yet to come! There […]

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Giants Sign Johnny Cueto To Six Year, $130 Million Deal

An article by posted on December 14, 2015 0 Comments
Giants Sign Johnny Cueto To Six Year, $130 Million Deal

The Giants bolstered their starting rotation today, by signing Johnny Cueto to a six year deal worth $130 million with an opt-out clause after two years, according to Buster Olney of ESPN on Twitter, as well as Jerry Crasnick of ESPN.com on Twitter, who reported the length and value of the deal. After signing Jeff […]

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Royals Sign Joakim Soria To Three-Year Deal

An article by posted on December 7, 2015 0 Comments
Royals Sign Joakim Soria To Three-Year Deal

According to ESPN’s Jerry Crasnick via Twitter, the Kansas City Royals and free agent reliever Joakim Soria have agreed to a three-year, $25 million deal, with a mutual option for a fourth season.  Soria, 31, split last season between the Tigers and Pirates appearing in 72 games overall, recording 24 saves and posting a 2.53 ERA […]

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Mets Season Opener Against Royals Moved to ESPN Sunday Night Baseball

An article by posted on November 19, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Season Opener Against Royals Moved to ESPN Sunday Night Baseball

The Mets’ first game of the 2016 season against the Royals in Kansas City, has been moved from Monday, April 4 to Sunday, April 3. ESPN will televise the Mets vs Royals rematch at 8:30 PM in the finale of their Opening Day Triple-Header that will begin with the Cardinals vs. Pirates at 1 PM […]

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Murphy’s Error Leads To Heartbreaking Game 4 Loss For Mets

An article by posted on November 1, 2015 0 Comments
Murphy’s Error Leads To Heartbreaking Game 4 Loss For Mets

The New York Mets fell to the Kansas City Royals in heartbreaking fashion on Halloween night by a score of 5-3. The Metropolitans now find themselves on the brink of elimination as they head into Game 5 of the World Series down 3-1. Pitching: Steven Matz started for the Mets and went 5+ innings and […]

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Thor Looks To Bring The Thunder In Pivotal Game 3

An article by posted on October 30, 2015 0 Comments
Thor Looks To Bring The Thunder In Pivotal Game 3

The Mets turn to their flame-throwing, God of Thunder for Game 3 of the World Series tonight at Citi Field. Noah Syndergaard, 23, becomes the third youngest pitcher to start a World Series game for the Mets behind Dwight Gooden and Gary Gentry. You would think that with all the weight of an antsy fan base and the pressure […]

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Ojeda Criticizes Mets Game Plan Against Royals

An article by posted on October 30, 2015 0 Comments
Ojeda Criticizes Mets Game Plan Against Royals

After watching both Matt Harvey and Jacob deGrom struggle against the Royals, former Met and SNY analyst Bob Ojeda is fed up. He says the Mets have been pitching to scouting reports instead of trusting their own talent and ability. “I’m watching two outstanding Mets’ pitchers pitch to a scouting report rather than be who […]

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