Tag: Travis d’Arnaud

Braves, “Game Ender” Inciarte Sweep Mets With 4-3 Heartbreaker

An article by posted on September 21, 2016 0 Comments
Braves, “Game Ender” Inciarte Sweep Mets With 4-3 Heartbreaker

The New York Mets (80-72) were defeated by the Atlanta Braves (61-91) by a score of 4-3 Wednesday night at Citi Field in heartbreaking fashion. The Cardinals lost as well, so the Mets and St. Louis are currently tied for the second wildcard spot. At the time this article was written, the San Francisco Giants […]

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MMO Mailbag: Meanwhile Jonathan Lucroy Is Raking

An article by posted on September 21, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Mailbag: Meanwhile Jonathan Lucroy Is Raking

Alex asks… While every day we see articles about how awful Jay Bruce is doing since joining the Mets, I have yet to see one article about the MVP caliber second half Jonathan Lucroy is having with the Texas Rangers. Why is this news being buried? All the reports I read at the trade deadline […]

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Mets Minors: Top 30 Prospects, #5-1

An article by posted on September 21, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Minors: Top 30 Prospects, #5-1

#5 Wuilmer Becerra RF Ht: 6’4″  Wt: 200   Level: High-A St. Lucie Mets B/T: R/R  Age: 10/1/1994 (Age 21)  Age Dif: -1.7 Acquired: With Travis d’Arnaud, John Buck, and Noah Syndergaard in a trade for R.A. Dickey on 12/17/12 Preseason Rank: #6 2016 Statistics: 65 G, 263 PA, 243 AB, 77 H, 17 2B, HR, 34 RBI, 7 SB, 1 CS, 9 BB, 52 K .312/.341/.393 Profile: Hate it or love it, Becerra […]

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Gsellman Thwarts Pesky Nats As Mets Win 3-1

An article by posted on September 3, 2016 0 Comments
Gsellman Thwarts Pesky Nats As Mets Win 3-1

The New York Mets (70-66) defeated the Washington Nationals (79-56) by a score of 3-1 tonight at Citi Field. With the win and a St. Louis Cardinals loss, the Mets move within just one game of the second wild card spot. Pitching: Robert Gsellman – making only the second start of his young career – […]

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Niese Fizzles Out In D’Backs Win, Draws Praise From Collins

An article by posted on August 18, 2016 0 Comments
Niese Fizzles Out In D’Backs Win, Draws Praise From Collins

In his first start with his former team, Jon Niese appeared to be the antidote missing from the Mets pitching rotation, until the 4th inning reared it’s ugly head. Sailing through the first three innings, Niese stifled the D’backs with cutters in the 80’s until Rickie Weeks, Jr. and Yasmany Tomas took him back-to-back deep, […]

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Is Travis d’Arnaud Still the Mets Catcher of the Future?

An article by posted on August 15, 2016 0 Comments
Is Travis d’Arnaud Still the Mets Catcher of the Future?

For years now we have been told that Travis d’Arnaud is the current and future franchise catcher for the New York Mets. His growth has been long and expected since he was drafted 37th overall by the Phillies in 2007. The very next season, he was ranked as that organization’s seventh-best prospect. The next year, […]

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The Mets Fall Below .500… But There Were Some Positives

An article by posted on August 13, 2016 0 Comments
The Mets Fall Below .500… But There Were Some Positives

A day after a tirade by Terry Collins going off on his players, the Mets showed some fight the following night even if it was in a losing cause. However, maybe it wasn’t the best idea to blast his team with fifth starter Logan Verrett on the mound the next day. The Mets found themselves down 5-0 […]

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Why It’s Time for the Mets to Fire Terry Collins

An article by posted on August 10, 2016 0 Comments
Why It’s Time for the Mets to Fire Terry Collins

Normally, you don’t fire someone who has turned a team around from losers to winners, nor do you fire the manager who brought you to the World Series the previous year. However, it’s time to fire Terry Collins. This isn’t said lightly. It was his ability to manage the clubhouse that kept the team together […]

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Travis d’Arnaud Needs To Be Better

An article by posted on August 10, 2016 0 Comments
Travis d’Arnaud Needs To Be Better

Travis d’Arnaud had a nightmare of a game for the New York Mets as they were defeated by the Arizona Diamondbacks by a score of 5-3 Tuesday night. Whether it be the D-Backs running at will against Travis or his inability to hit, it was a game to forget for the Mets backstop. D’Arnaud looks […]

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Jay Bruce Was Inches Away From Plating A Late Inning Rally

An article by posted on August 7, 2016 0 Comments
Jay Bruce Was Inches Away From Plating A Late Inning Rally

The Mets spent another night at the heartbreak hotel with a close play at the plate that could have given them a rare 9th inning rally. Battling back from a 6-1 deficit, New York pulled within one with runners on first and second when Travis d’Arnaud poked a two out single to shallow right. But […]

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