Tag: Washington Nationals

MMO Mailbag: Cespedes and Murphy to Nats? Where Did Cuddyer’s $12.5 Million Go?

An article by posted on December 29, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Mailbag: Cespedes and Murphy to Nats? Where Did Cuddyer’s $12.5 Million Go?

Jayson C. asks… Did the Mets leave the door wide open for the Washington Nationals to come away with both Daniel Murphy and Yoenis Cespedes? Joe D. replies… No, not really. From what I’m hearing they want a center fielder and I’m not sure any team other than the Mets would look at Cespedes as […]

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Nationals Sign Daniel Murphy To 3-Year Deal

An article by posted on December 24, 2015 0 Comments
Nationals Sign Daniel Murphy To 3-Year Deal

According to multiple sources, but first reported by Jim Bowden of ESPN, Daniel Murphy has signed a 3-year deal with the Washington Nationals worth  $37.5 million dollars . The deal is pending a physical. The Nationals will forfeit their first round pick in next year’s draft, while the Mets pick up a compensation pick between […]

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The Z Files: Five Takeaways From Mets 5-3 Comeback Victory Over Nationals

An article by posted on September 10, 2015 0 Comments
The Z Files: Five Takeaways From Mets 5-3 Comeback Victory Over Nationals

Three game series against National League East division rival Washington Nationals.  Three comeback wins.  Seven game lead in NL East division standings.  Two games behind the Los Angeles Dodgers for National League first round home field advantage, with possible second round home field if the St. Louis Cardinals are upset in the first round. The […]

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Goosebumps. So Many Goosebumps.

An article by posted on September 9, 2015 0 Comments
Goosebumps. So Many Goosebumps.

“This Mets team right now, it doesn’t matter who comes off the bench. Everyone contributes.” – Ron Darling. I couldn’t have said it any better myself. It is quite possible that, a year from now, I won’t be able to remember a specific, standout home run hit by Lucas Duda, Travis d’Arnaud, or Curtis Granderson […]

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10 Things To Know About Recent Mets Magical Run

An article by posted on September 9, 2015 0 Comments
10 Things To Know About Recent Mets Magical Run

“I thought yesterday was pretty good. This was amazing. You keep going back to the word resiliency. This team never feels like it is out of a game. Teams give us an opportunity and leave the door open a little bit and we pounce and take advantage.” — David Wright With a six run seventh inning, […]

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Offense Rallies, Bullpen Shines, Mets Beat Nationals 8-5

An article by posted on September 7, 2015 0 Comments
Offense Rallies, Bullpen Shines, Mets Beat Nationals 8-5

The New York Mets (76-61) defeated the Washington Nationals (71-66) by a score of 8-5 on Monday afternoon in DC, extending their first place  lead in the NL East to 5 games. Pitching: In the biggest start of his career, Jon Niese was unable to pitch out of the 4th inning. After tossing 3 scoreless […]

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Nationals Adjust Rotation To Prepare For Mets Matchup

An article by posted on August 26, 2015 0 Comments
Nationals Adjust Rotation To Prepare For Mets Matchup

In an effort to align their best pitchers against their division rivals, the Washington Nationals will skip Max Scherzer‘s scheduled start tomorrow and instead pitch Saturday as reported by James Wagner of the Washington Post. Doing this will align Scherzer, Jordan Zimmerman and Stephen Strasburg to face the mets twice in the final month of […]

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Pitching Analysis of Noah Syndergaard vs Washington Nationals

An article by posted on August 3, 2015 0 Comments
Pitching Analysis of Noah Syndergaard vs Washington Nationals

Stat Line: 8 IP, 2 R, 7 H, 9 SO, 0 BB Noah Syndergaard maneuvered two solo home runs leading the New York Mets into a first place tie in the National League East division standings. Washington Nationals hitters were visibly off-balance leading to a swing and miss rate (whiff %) of 13.76%.  The high […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 3, Nationals 2 #TheDudeAbides

An article by posted on August 1, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 3, Nationals 2 #TheDudeAbides

Duda ClubsTwo Homers, Game-Winning Double! The Mets (54-50) defeated the Washington Nationals (54-48), as well as earning the series victory tonight at Citi Field by a score of 3-2. Jacob deGrom started for the Mets tonight, and got off to a bit of a rocky start, as he loaded the bases in the first inning, […]

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From Tears Of Sadness To Tears Of Joy

An article by posted on August 1, 2015 0 Comments
From Tears Of Sadness To Tears Of Joy

Not even all the greatest scribes in the world could have dreamed up and written a better script than what has unfolded at Citi Field in the last 48 hours. It is moments like this that makes baseball the greatest sport in the world. Nothing can match it’s drama, nothing comes close to the agony […]

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