Tag: Steven Matz

Matz Scratched From Thursday Start

An article by posted on August 30, 2016 0 Comments
Matz Scratched From Thursday Start

Steven Matz‘s left shoulder impingement will keep him on the DL for the time being, meaning his start scheduled for Thursday is a no-go, he told reporters this afternoon. Matz said he felt discomfort in his throwing session yesterday and told the coaching staff. He says doctors have found no structural damage within the shoulder, just […]

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Rotation Realignment: DeGrom Will Start Friday, Syndergaard Pushed To Saturday

An article by posted on August 30, 2016 0 Comments
Rotation Realignment: DeGrom Will Start Friday, Syndergaard Pushed To Saturday

Jacob deGrom will return to the rotation on Friday when the New York Mets open up a three game series against the Washington Nationals. Originally schedule to pitch tonight against the Miami Marlins, the Mets opted to give him and additional four days of rest after back to back rough outings. In his last two starts, […]

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MMO Players Of The Week: Thor and Cespedes Power Through

An article by posted on August 23, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Players Of The Week: Thor and Cespedes Power Through

If the New York Mets would ever be compared to Superman, then the Arizona Diamondbacks certainly are their kryptonite. The Amazins’ were swept at home in the second week of August against the Diamondbacks, and then lost three out of four against the D-Backs last week in Arizona. Their only win was the result of […]

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MMO Players Of The Week: Walker and Matz Spark the Mets

An article by posted on August 15, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Players Of The Week: Walker and Matz Spark the Mets

Four straight losses to open the New York Mets’ week of August 8 to August 14 opened up a ton of deserved criticism and highlighted many flaws this team has had over the course of the 2016 season. The inability to hold runners on base, throwing out base-runners, hitting with runners in scoring position, timely […]

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Matz The Magnificent Flirts With No-Hitter

An article by posted on August 15, 2016 0 Comments
Matz The Magnificent Flirts With No-Hitter

The Long Island Lefty, Steven Matz put forth a terrific performance in Sunday’s 5-1 victory over the San Diego Padres. Matz flirted with a no-hitter in an exhilarating performance. He took the no-hit bid into the eighth inning and was just five out away from completing the feat before allowing a hit. In what was […]

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Is It Time To Focus On ’17 Regarding Matz & Syndergaard?

An article by posted on August 12, 2016 0 Comments
Is It Time To Focus On ’17 Regarding Matz & Syndergaard?

When Johan Santana was a Met, fans got used to the seasonal-Santana-September shutdown. While fans have to hope it isn’t seasonal, it’s time to stop thinking about how many games back the Mets are in the standings, and to start thinking about shutting down arms like Noah Syndergaard and Steven Matz. Both pitchers have reportedly […]

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The Devil and Daniel Murphy

An article by posted on August 12, 2016 0 Comments
The Devil and Daniel Murphy

MMO Fan Shot by Andy Love, Originally Published on Fair and Unbalanced Daniel Murphy‘s historic playoff performance last year carried the Mets into the World Series.   In the Mets’ 4-game sweep of the Cubs in the League Championship Series, Murph batted over .500, with four home runs, a double, six runs batted in and six runs scored. Including […]

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Steven Matz’s Numbers Since June Are Startling

An article by posted on August 4, 2016 0 Comments
Steven Matz’s Numbers Since June Are Startling

At the end of May, Steven Matz was 7-1 with a 2.28 ERA. That’s about as good a stat line as you could ask for from a pitcher in his first full big-league season. If he weren’t in a league with the Kershaws, Bumgarners and Fernandezes of the world, that could even be a Cy […]

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The Mets And Mark Teixeira Had An Interesting Night

An article by posted on August 4, 2016 0 Comments
The Mets And Mark Teixeira Had An Interesting Night

There were fireworks in the Bronx Wednesday night, and I am not just talking about how the Yankees lit up the scoreboard in their 9-5 victory over the Mets. Mark Teixeira had some disagreements with his cross-town rivals. It started off innocently enough, Teixera hit a three-run shot off of Steven Matz to put the […]

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Steven Matz Navigated Through Trouble Without “A” Game

An article by posted on July 30, 2016 0 Comments
Steven Matz Navigated Through Trouble Without “A” Game

New York Mets rookie southpaw, Steven Matz was able to keep his team in the game in Friday’s 6-1 loss to Colorado. Without having his best stuff, Matz navigated nicely through six innings of work. Matz allowed just two runs on 10 hits while walking one and striking out five. His ERA lowered a tad […]

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