Tag: Terry Collins

Mets With RISP, First Pitch Swinging, Deep Counts

An article by posted on June 30, 2014 0 Comments
Mets With RISP, First Pitch Swinging, Deep Counts

Travis d’Arnaud is batting .143 (6-for-42) with RISP After another awful showing with runners in scoring position in Sunday’s loss 5-2 loss to the Pirates, manager Terry Collins addressed the issue “We left a lot of guys at third base,” Collins said. “You think you’re out of it. You think you’re swinging good. And it […]

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Colon Mows Down His Old Mates To Earn Victory

An article by posted on June 25, 2014 0 Comments
Colon Mows Down His Old Mates To Earn Victory

Bartolo Colon, who pitched for the Oakland A’s in 2013, started Tuesday’s game looking for his eighth win of the season with an opportunity to defeat his old team for his new team. Colon had a shaky first inning as he allowed a two out single by Brandon Moss, followed by an RBI double by […]

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It’s Time for a New Voice. Bring in Wally.

An article by posted on June 22, 2014 0 Comments
It’s Time for a New Voice.  Bring in Wally.

I don’t have anything against Terry Collins. He was asked to steer a rudderless ship for the past several seasons, knowing full well that he didn’t have a chance of winning and did the best with an inferior group of players. When he came on board prior to the 2011 season, he promised the fans […]

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DeGrom’s Rotation Spot Safe, Needs To Get Sharper

An article by posted on June 17, 2014 0 Comments
DeGrom’s Rotation Spot Safe, Needs To Get Sharper

Adam Rubin of ESPN NY writes that Terry Collins said rookie Jacob deGrom is not losing his rotation spot anytime soon. He just needs to get sharper. “You’ve got to make pitches against a team as good as they are,” Collins said after the Mets’ 6-2 loss to the St. Louis Cardinals on Monday night. “It’s one of those nights. […]

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Granderson Is Day To Day With Sore Calf

An article by posted on June 13, 2014 0 Comments
Granderson Is Day To Day With Sore Calf

Curtis Granderson has been the Mets’ hottest hitter in the month of June, batting .361 in 44 plate appearances. Just when you think he is going to turn his season around, he comes up lame with a calf injury and is held out from Thursday’s game. He did pinch hit for Gonzalez Germen in the […]

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Dillon Gee Making Progress

An article by posted on June 13, 2014 0 Comments
Dillon Gee Making Progress

Mike Vorkunov of the Star-Ledger writes that Dillon Gee is throwing from 120 feet on flat ground in Port St. Lucie, but the Mets hope he can get on a mound this weekend. “Which is a great sign,” says Terry Collins. Gee is still on the disabled list with a strained right lat muscle, but Collins […]

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MMO Game Recap: Brewers 5, Mets 1 (13)

An article by posted on June 13, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Brewers 5, Mets 1 (13)

The Mets (29-37) lost to the Brewers (40-27) on Thursday night by a score of 5-1 in 13 innings at Citi Field. Jon Niese got the start for the Mets and was fantastic, allowing one run on six hits and a walk in 7.2 innings, striking out eight and throwing 97 pitches. The Brewers scored […]

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Alderson Assures Collins That His Job Is Safe

An article by posted on June 10, 2014 0 Comments
Alderson Assures Collins That His Job Is Safe

Updated: 10:20 PM Anthony DiComo of MLB.com writes that Sandy Alderson met with Terry Collins prior to Tuesday’s game against the Brewers to assure the manager that his job is safe. DiComo adds that Alderson said he felt the meeting was necessary due to a fresh round of tabloid rumors surrounding Collins’ job security. “Sometimes you […]

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Wheeler Struggles To Lead Mets To Victory

An article by posted on June 9, 2014 0 Comments
Wheeler Struggles To Lead Mets To Victory

On Sunday, Zack Wheeler (2-6) looked nothing like the pitcher we’ve seen in his last three solid starts, allowing four earned runs on six hits and two walks while striking out six in an 86 pitch effort. The young righty suffered with command issues and lasted just 3.2 innings It was the shortest outing of his career. “He wasn’t really […]

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D’Arnaud Batting .180, Calls His Performance “Unacceptable”

An article by posted on June 7, 2014 0 Comments
D’Arnaud Batting .180, Calls His Performance “Unacceptable”

Travis d’Arnaud went 0-for-3 on Friday night and grounded into a pair of double plays as the Mets fell to the Giants by the score of 4-2. After the game, a dejected d’Arnaud told reporters, “I got to be better than this. This is unacceptable to me.” “Every day I show up, I’m ready to play. […]

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