Tag: Terry Collins

Yoenis Cespedes: Power, Patience, Performance

An article by posted on May 23, 2016 0 Comments
Yoenis Cespedes: Power, Patience, Performance

Cespedes has a 178 wRC+ which ranks No. 1 in MLB When Yoenis Cespedes re-signed with the New York Mets this off-season, fans were elated. Even if it’s just for one season, (Cespedes has the opt-out after 2016) the Mets finally have a legitimate power bat to hit in the middle of the lineup, something […]

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DeGrom Seeing Measurable Improvement On Velocity

An article by posted on May 19, 2016 0 Comments
DeGrom Seeing Measurable Improvement On Velocity

Jacob deGrom has accomplished so much in the 58-games he’s started in his Major League career. When he debuted in 2014, he dazzled and sported a 2.69 earned run average while going 9-6 on the year. He received 26 out of 30 first place votes for Rookie of the Year, easily beating out Billy Hamilton […]

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Addison Reed’s Solid Start To 2016

An article by posted on May 18, 2016 0 Comments
Addison Reed’s Solid Start To 2016

Much of the talk of the off-season had to do with whether the Mets had a strong enough bullpen to back up their dynamite starting pitching. Fans were happy for the most part with the two-year deal GM Sandy Alderso n handed out to LHP Antonio Bastardo, and re-signing LHP Jerry Blevins to a one-year […]

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Wright Scratched Due To Back Issue

An article by posted on May 17, 2016 0 Comments
Wright Scratched Due To Back Issue

According to reporters at Citi Field David Wright has been scratched from the lineup on Tuesday after telling Terry Collins that his back was tight. Wright told Collins that he could still play tonight, byt Collins made the decision to scratch him. This is coming after Wright had consecutive days off to get ready for […]

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Lucas Duda Out Of Lineup With Back Issue

An article by posted on May 17, 2016 0 Comments
Lucas Duda Out Of Lineup With Back Issue

First baseman Lucas Duda is out the lineup with a back issue according to manager Terry Collins and not “benched”as general manager Sandy Alderson first described it. Collins says Duda was “pretty stiff” over the weekend and was treated with an injection Monday after being examined by team doctors. Duda, 30, is batting .236 with […]

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Another Controversial Call and a Fatal Pitch Doom Mets in Colorado, But Fear Not…

An article by posted on May 16, 2016 0 Comments
Another Controversial Call and a Fatal Pitch Doom Mets in Colorado, But Fear Not…

Colorado fans did not need the weed they can legally buy to get a buzz this weekend because the Rockies gave them a natural high in the form of a three game sweep over the New York Mets. On an afternoon when the Mets could have picked up some precious ground, Ryan Raburn delivered a […]

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Terrible Call Cost Mets The Game Saturday Night

An article by posted on May 15, 2016 0 Comments
Terrible Call Cost Mets The Game Saturday Night

In the third inning of last night’s 7-4 loss to the Colorado Rockies, a controversial call by plate umpire, Carlos Torres, cost the Mets greatly. Bases were loaded with one out and the Mets already trailing by two. Pitcher, Logan Verrett appeared to strike out Tony Wolters, though the plate umpire thought differently. Torres ruled that […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets Drop To 3rd Place After 7-4 Loss To Rockies

An article by posted on May 14, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets Drop To 3rd Place After 7-4 Loss To Rockies

Most of my guys had other plans tonight which means you’ll have to put up with me in this not-so-happy recap. The New York Mets were defeated by the Colorado Rockies by a score of 7-4 on Saturday night at Coors Field. It was the third straight loss for the Mets and this one drops […]

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Now Pinch-Hitting For The Mets… Noah Syndergaard?

An article by posted on May 14, 2016 0 Comments
Now Pinch-Hitting For The Mets… Noah Syndergaard?

Manager Terry Collins made a very interesting comment about how he’ll use potential pinch-hitters in late game situations. No it wasn’t about Eric Campbell or Alejandro De Aza, the talk was about using one of his starting pitchers in such a role late in the game. Collins noted that there had been roughly five instances this […]

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Harvey Still Ineffective In Middle Innings, His Next Start Comes Against Nationals

An article by posted on May 14, 2016 0 Comments
Harvey Still Ineffective In Middle Innings, His Next Start Comes Against Nationals

After a strong outing against the Padres, the middle innings came back to haunt Matt Harvey again, making for a miserable 5-2 loss for the Mets at Colorado’s cavernous Coors Field. The Mets bats that were muted by Clayton Kershaw on Thursday, barely made a peep off of Rockies rookie right-hander, Jon Gray, who unlike Harvey, […]

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Wright Back In Lineup After Battling Shoulder Soreness

An article by posted on May 12, 2016 0 Comments
Wright Back In Lineup After Battling Shoulder Soreness

Mets third baseman David Wright is in the lineup and batting third tonight against the Los Angeles Dodgers. He’ll go up against three-time Cy Young award winner, left-hander Clayton Kershaw. Wright, 33, has been dealing with some right shoulder soreness and it was questionable whether he would play today. Looks like the day off yesterday must […]

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