Tag: Steven Matz

Steven Matz Continues To Deal With Elbow Tightness

An article by posted on June 25, 2016 0 Comments
Steven Matz Continues To Deal With Elbow Tightness

New York Mets rookie southpaw, Steven Matz could not get through five innings after being staked to an 8-0 lead in Friday’s 8-6 victory over the Atlanta Braves. After the game, Matz advised he was still dealing with discomfort in his elbow. Matz went 4.1 innings in what seemed like a sure win for the […]

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Mets Still Unable To Solve Braves, Lose 4-3 In Series Opener

An article by posted on June 23, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Still Unable To Solve Braves, Lose 4-3 In Series Opener

The New York Mets (38-33) dropped yet another game to the Atlanta Braves (25-47) on Thursday night in Turner Field. This one came in heartbreaking fashion as the Braves came back late against the Mets, taking the opener of the four-game set by a score of 4-3. Pitching: Matt Harvey started for the Mets and […]

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Week 13 Mets Pitching Review

An article by posted on June 18, 2016 0 Comments
Week 13 Mets Pitching Review

A review of the latest turn through the Mets starting rotation: Best Start: I think signing of Bartolo Colon in 2014 (2 years, $20 million) will quietly go down as one of the most influential and productive acquisitions of the Sandy Alderson era. He finished 202 innings in 2014, 194 last year, and he’s second on […]

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Steven Matz Has Struggled As Of Late

An article by posted on June 13, 2016 0 Comments
Steven Matz Has Struggled As Of Late

New York Mets rookie southpaw, Steven Matz struggled in the team’s 5-3 loss to the Milwaukee Brewers in Sunday’s matinee series finale. For the second consecutive start, Matz has struggled after cruising through April and May. Sunday’s loss saw Matz throw six innings while allowing five runs, four of which were earned. He allowed nine […]

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Week 11 Mets Pitching Review: DeGrom and Henderson Get High Marks

An article by posted on June 6, 2016 0 Comments
Week 11 Mets Pitching Review: DeGrom and Henderson Get High Marks

A review of the latest turn through the Mets starting rotation: Name InningsThe Hits Runs (Earned Runs) Strikeouts Walks ERA (Season) WHIP (Season) Quality Start? Matt Harvey (4-8) (5/30) 7.0 (6/5) 7.0 2 4 0(0) 1(1) 6 3 1 50 4.95 1.44 Yes Yes (11/4) Steven Matz (7-1) 5.2 7 3(3) 3 2 2.60 1.05 No (9/7) […]

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Steven Matz Named NL Rookie of the Month

An article by posted on June 2, 2016 0 Comments
Steven Matz Named NL Rookie of the Month

Mets left-hander Steven Matz has been named the National League Rookie of the Month for May. In five starts in May, Matz went 4-0 with a 1.83 ERA and 0.76 WHIP while striking out 31 batters in 34 1/3 innings. Entering his last start, Matz became the first Mets pitcher to win seven straight starts in ten […]

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Steven Matz Has Win Streak Snapped In No-Decision

An article by posted on June 1, 2016 0 Comments
Steven Matz Has Win Streak Snapped In No-Decision

New York Mets pitcher, Steven Matz had his streak of seven consecutive wins broken in last night’s 6-4 loss to the Chicago White Sox. Matz took a no-decision after the bullpen was unable to hold a 4-3 lead. Matz cruised through the first five innings of the game, not allowing a run. He set a […]

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MMO Players Of The Week: A Switch-Hitter and A Southpaw

An article by posted on May 31, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Players Of The Week: A Switch-Hitter and A Southpaw

As we head into the warmer months on the schedule, the New York Mets are looking to heat up themselves, trying to navigate through some injuries and under-performing players. The bats have remained inconsistent from game-to-game, relying heavily on the long ball still, while Manager Terry Collins tries to get some of his veteran bats […]

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Week 10 Mets Pitching Review: Matz Keeps Rolling

An article by posted on May 31, 2016 0 Comments
Week 10 Mets Pitching Review: Matz Keeps Rolling

A review of the latest turn through the Mets starting rotation: Name InningsThe Hits Runs (Earned Runs) Strikeouts Walks ERA (Season) WHIP (Season) Quality Start? Matt Harvey (3-7) 5.0 8 5(5) 1 2 6.08 1.69 No (10/3) Steven Matz (7-1) 8.0 4 0(0) 7 1 2.36 0.99 Yes (8/7) Jacob deGrom (3-1) 7.0 3 1(1) 7 […]

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Matz and Syndergaard Have Been Baseball’s Best 1-2 Punch

An article by posted on May 27, 2016 0 Comments
Matz and Syndergaard Have Been Baseball’s Best 1-2 Punch

We are almost two months into the season and, as always, people have begun taking a look at the statistics and leader-boards. As such, several writers have taken a crack at announcing who they think is the “Best 1-2 Combo” or “Best 1-2 Punch” at the top of rotation around the major leagues. I have […]

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Steven Matz Had His Watershed Moment

An article by posted on May 27, 2016 0 Comments
Steven Matz Had His Watershed Moment

There comes a time in every player’s path from prospect to star when he faces a watershed test he must pass, which is what happened to Mets pitcher Steven Matz Wednesday afternoon in Washington. Hopefully, it will be something Matz will wistfully recall down the road, perhaps before any All-Star and playoff games. Pitching coach Dan Warthen immediately recognized it […]

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