Tag: San Diego Padres

Original Met Chris Cannizzaro Dies At 78

An article by posted on December 30, 2016 0 Comments
Original Met Chris Cannizzaro Dies At 78

Chris Cannizzaro, an original member of the 1962 New York Mets, passed away at the age of 78, the San Diego Padres announced on Friday. Cannizzaro was suffering from lung cancer and lost his battle on Thursday. A defensive minded catcher, Cannizzaro was selected from the St. Louis Cardinals in the 1961 expansion draft and […]

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Matz Takes No-Hit Bid Into Eighth As Mets Defeat Padres 5-1

An article by posted on August 14, 2016 0 Comments
Matz Takes No-Hit Bid Into Eighth As Mets Defeat Padres 5-1

The New York Mets (59-58) defeated the San Diego Padres (50-67) by a score of 5-1 at Citi Field Sunday afternoon. That’s two in a row for those of who are not paying attention! Pitching: Steven Matz was on the hill for the Mets today and he was absolutely fantastic!   Matz took a no-hitter into […]

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Ynoa Pitches Perfect Inning, Earns Win In Big League Debut

An article by posted on August 14, 2016 0 Comments
Ynoa Pitches Perfect Inning, Earns Win In Big League Debut

Gabriel Ynoa made his major league debut on Saturday night and earned his first career major league win after pitching 1.0 scoreless inning against the San Diego Padres. The Mets won the game 3-2 in 11 innings. The last Mets pitcher to make his major league debut as a reliever and pick up the win was […]

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Marlins Acquire Fernando Rodney From Padres

An article by posted on June 30, 2016 0 Comments
Marlins Acquire Fernando Rodney From Padres

The Miami Marlins are close to acquiring right-handed reliever Fernando Rodney from the San Diego Padres, according to Keith Law of ESPN.com. The Marlins will be sending a A-ball pitching prospect Chris Paddack to the Padres. The second place Marlins were rumored to be shopping for a closer or setup type reliever in recent weeks, and had […]

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MMO Players Of The Week: A Cuban Missile and a Norse God

An article by posted on May 17, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Players Of The Week: A Cuban Missile and a Norse God

The New York Mets were off to a promising start last week, as they won Sunday’s game against the San Diego Padres 4-3, splitting the four game set. The Mets would take two of four games against their 2015 NLDS opponent the Los Angeles Dodgers, but were swept at the hands of the Colorado Rockies, […]

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Padres Take Second Straight Against Mets Who Got Blanked 2-0

An article by posted on May 7, 2016 0 Comments
Padres Take Second Straight Against Mets Who Got Blanked 2-0

The New York Mets (17-11) were shutout by the San Diego Padres (13-17) by a score of 2-0 at PETCO Park on Friday night. Pitching: Noah Syndergaard was looking to rebound after a lackluster start his last turn out against the Giants.  Thor was much better tonight allowing just two runs over six innings, walking […]

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The Z Files: 5 Takeaways From Mets 5-3 Loss to Padres

An article by posted on May 6, 2016 0 Comments
The Z Files: 5 Takeaways From Mets 5-3 Loss to Padres

San Diego Padres starter Colin Rea took a no-hitter against the New York Mets into the seventh with two outs until Yoenis Cespedes hit a single opposite the defensive shift.  The Mets hit two home runs in the ninth inning but fell short, losing 5-3. Here are five takeaways from last night’s loss. 1.  Mets […]

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Breaking Down Bartolo Colon vs. San Diego Padres

An article by posted on July 30, 2015 0 Comments
Breaking Down Bartolo Colon vs. San Diego Padres

Stat Line:  2.1 IP, 6 R, 10 H, 1 SO, 0 BB Bartolo Colon struggled throwing his fastball against the San Diego Padres leading to a 6-1 deficit by the middle of the third inning.  This article explains the reason behind Colons poor fastball velocity and command. Lack of Spin MPH on a pitch is […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 4, Padres 0

An article by posted on July 28, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 4, Padres 0

Noah Syndergaard flirted with history in a masterful performance Tuesday as the Mets (52-48) cruised to a 4-0 victory over the San Diego Padres (47-53) at Citi Field. Tonight was by far the best performance of Thor’s young career; he had everything working for them and the Padres couldn’t get anything going. Syndergaard took a perfect […]

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Watch Lucas Duda Blast Longest HR Ever Hit By Met At Citi Field

An article by posted on July 28, 2015 0 Comments
Watch Lucas Duda Blast Longest HR Ever Hit By Met At Citi Field

Lucas Duda’s home run on Tuesday night against the San Diego Padres, was the longest homer ever hit by a Mets player at Citi Field, according to ESPN Stats & Info. A blast that measured 462 feet, Duda’s two-run shot came off right-hander James Shields and it scored Daniel Murphy to give the Mets an […]

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