Tag: San Francisco Giants

A Day After Scoring A Baker’s Dozen, deGrom And His Merry Mets Take Game 2 Against Giants

An article by posted on May 1, 2016 0 Comments
A Day After Scoring A Baker’s Dozen, deGrom And His Merry Mets Take Game 2 Against Giants

USA Today Sports/Noah K. Murray A day after the merry Mets blasted the Giants for a baker’s dozen, they held on for a 6-5 win, their eighth in a row, boasting the longest streak in the major leagues this season. On Saturday, young Michael Conforto continued where he left off going 3-for-4 with a double, a […]

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EIGHT STRAIGHT! Mets Hold On To Beat Giants 6-5

An article by posted on April 30, 2016 0 Comments
EIGHT STRAIGHT! Mets Hold On To Beat Giants 6-5

Despite some late inning drama, the Mets (15-7) were able to hold on and beat the San Francisco Giants (12-13) at Citi Field this evening by a score of 6-5. In the process, the Mets earned their eighth straight victory. Pitching: Jacob deGrom got the start for the Mets, and though the young righty didn’t […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets Pummel Giants On Historic Night 13-1

An article by posted on April 29, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets Pummel Giants On Historic Night 13-1

The New York Mets (14-7) pummeled the San Francisco Giants (12-12) by a score of 13-1 in the opener of a three game set at Citi Field Friday night.  The Mets set a franchise record for 12 runs in the third inning in what was a rout over the potential playoff contending Giants. Pitching: Steven […]

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The Sixth Tool

An article by posted on February 2, 2016 0 Comments
The Sixth Tool

Although it may sound like a M. Night Shyamalan movie, the sixth tool does exist in baseball, and is arguably the most important and yet overlooked tool a player can possess. We know the traditional five tools are hitting for average, hitting for power, base running (speed + skills), throwing ability and fielding ability. Players […]

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Are You Ready For A Mets Dynasty?

An article by posted on October 20, 2015 0 Comments
Are You Ready For A Mets Dynasty?

Jon Morosi of Fox Sports points out that the New York Mets’ postseason rotation comprised of Jacob deGrom, Noah Syndergaard, Matt Harvey and Steven Matz are historically the second quartet in modern baseball to meet the following criteria: 1. They are each 27 or younger. 2. They made their Major League Baseball debuts with the […]

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Dodgers Clinch and Cut Mets Lead For Home-Field To One Game

An article by posted on September 30, 2015 0 Comments
Dodgers Clinch and Cut Mets Lead For Home-Field To One Game

With the Los Angeles Dodgers defeating the San Francisco Giants 8-0 on Tuesday night, they have clinched the NL West division for the third straight season. Coupled with the Mets’ loss against the Philadelphia Phillies last night, the Amazins saw their lead for home-field advantage shrink to one game over the Dodgers. The Mets do […]

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California Dreaming: DeGrom Wraps Up A Stellar First Half

An article by posted on July 9, 2015 0 Comments
California Dreaming: DeGrom Wraps Up A Stellar First Half

How about that… The Mets wrapped up what was supposed to be a tough West Coast road trip by taking two of three from both the Los Angeles Dodgers and the San Francisco Giants to give them a neat and tidy 4-2 California swing. Make no mistake the offense still has a long way to […]

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Breaking Down Bartolo Colon vs San Francisco Giants

An article by posted on July 8, 2015 0 Comments
Breaking Down Bartolo Colon vs San Francisco Giants

Stat Line:  6 IP, 3 R, 10 H, 4 SO, 0 BB Last night, Bartolo Colon pitched well in the New York Mets 3-0 to the San Francisco Giants as he allowed ten relatively soft singles coupled with poor defense both by himself and the Mets infield.  In this article I will discuss how Colons […]

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No ‘Home’ For the Man with 660 Home Runs

An article by posted on May 4, 2015 0 Comments
No ‘Home’ For the Man with 660 Home Runs

Christmas 1980 was a few days away. As Americans anticipated the swearing in of President-Elect Ronald Reagan to end the malaise that had befallen the nation, and the entire world was still dealing with the assassination of John Lennon, my dad and I had our first father-and-son weekend getaway. Destination: Cooperstown. Lake Otsego was completely […]

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Are Giants Considering Dealing For Murphy?

An article by posted on May 3, 2015 0 Comments
Are Giants Considering Dealing For Murphy?

According to a report on ESPN New York, San Francisco Giants executive VP Brian Sabean has quietly been at Citi Field during the Mets-Nationals series. Although the reason for Sabean’s visit is not exactly clear, Adam Rubin speculates that the Giants could be looking to upgrade at third base this summer. The Giants traded two […]

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