Tag: strikeouts

Colon Stellar Again, But Could Be Traded To Free Up Money

An article by posted on June 14, 2014 0 Comments
Colon Stellar Again, But Could Be Traded To Free Up Money

After allowing a home run with nobody out in the second inning, Bartolo Colon retired the next 18 batters he faced last night, en route to his sixth victory of the season. Colon was dominant for 7.1 innings, allowing just two runs on four hits while walking one and striking out seven. It was the […]

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MMO Game Thread: Padres vs Mets, 7:10 PM

An article by posted on June 13, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Padres vs Mets, 7:10 PM

After dropping the series to the Milwaukee Brewers, the Mets are looking to get back on track against the San Diego Padres.  The three-game series is scheduled to being on Friday night at Citi Field.  Weather permitting, the first pitch is scheduled for 7:10 PM. Bartolo Colon (5-5, 4.31) looks to win his fourth game […]

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MMO Exclusive: Chasen Bradford Earns His Way To Vegas

An article by posted on June 10, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Exclusive: Chasen Bradford Earns His Way To Vegas

Chase Bradford had a great opportunity ripped from his finger tips when he suffered an oblique injury during his first big league camp, and as a result he was kept out of the Mets 2014 spring games. I recently spoke with Bradford and even though the injury was not expected, he took it all in […]

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Wheeler Stellar Again As His Confidence Continues To Soar

An article by posted on June 4, 2014 0 Comments
Wheeler Stellar Again As His Confidence Continues To Soar

As I had speculated last week (and hoped for), Zack Wheeler has indeed turned a corner and is making his presence felt in the National League with each passing start. Wheeler was on top of his game against the Cubs, limiting them to just two hits over 6.2 scoreless innings, while walking a pair and striking […]

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The Dual Nature Of Jack Leathersich

An article by posted on June 3, 2014 0 Comments
The Dual Nature Of Jack Leathersich

He’s a New York Met pitching prospect enigma, at times an untouchable strikeout machine and at times a guy who struggles to get the ball over the plate. Jack Leathersich is a perplexing Met pitching puzzle, a pitching paradox that often lands him at one end or the other of the effectiveness spectrum; overpowering brilliance, […]

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Steven Matz Is In A Groove With St. Lucie

An article by posted on June 2, 2014 0 Comments
Steven Matz Is In A Groove With St. Lucie

Top Pitching prospect Steven Matz has been as consistent or better than anyone in the St. Lucie rotation and even though his record is only 3-3, he hasn’t allowed more than two earned runs in any of his ten starts. In his last two starts he is 1-1, and while tossing 12.2 innings, he has […]

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Wheeler’s Improved Command Was On Full Display

An article by posted on May 30, 2014 0 Comments
Wheeler’s Improved Command Was On Full Display

Zack Wheeler pitched what may have been his best start of the season in Thursday night’s 4-1 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies. The young righty brought his A-game to Citizens Bank Park, using every pitch in his arsenal to stifle the Phillies offense and pick up only his second win of the season while improving […]

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MMO Game Thread: Yankees vs Mets, 7:10 PM

An article by posted on May 15, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Yankees vs Mets, 7:10 PM

For the second night in a row, the Mets will have a starting pitcher making his major-league debut, when Jacob deGrom faces the Yankees in the Subway Series finale tonight at 7:10 PM. DeGrom was 4-0 with a 2.58 ERA for Triple-A Las Vegas. The Yankees will be countering with 24-year-old Chase Whitley who will be […]

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It’s Official, Wilmer Flores Will Join Mets Friday

An article by posted on May 8, 2014 0 Comments
It’s Official, Wilmer Flores Will Join Mets Friday

The Mets have made it official and announced that shortstop Wilmer Flores will be called up and activated in time for Friday’s game against the Phillies. Flores will replace Omar Quintanilla who was designated for assignment on Wednesday. The red-hot Flores had three more hits tonight including a double and two RBIs to lift his average to .307 for […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Marlins, 12:40 PM

An article by posted on May 7, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Marlins, 12:40 PM

The Mets will try and salvage a win this afternoon and avoid a sweep at the hands of the Miami Marlins who improved to 16-4 at home this season. Zack Wheeler (1-3, 5.13 ERA) opposes right-hander Tom Koehler (3-2, 2.41) for the Marlins in Wednesday’s 12:40 PM road-trip finale. Zack Wheeler has four games with […]

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