Tag: Washington Nationals

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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Breaking Down Matt Harvey vs. Washington Nationals

An article by posted on August 1, 2015 0 Comments
Breaking Down Matt Harvey vs. Washington Nationals

Stat Line:  7.2 IP, 1 R, 5 H, 9 SO, 0 BB Matt Harvey is resembling the Dark Knight of 2013.  Using both sides of the plate predominately with his fastball and slider, Harvey was perfect through five innings before Jose Lobaton singled up the middle. This article explains Harvey’s fastball dominance and an area […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 2, Nationals 1 #I’mWithWilmer

An article by posted on July 31, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 2, Nationals 1 #I’mWithWilmer

Flores Delivers An Instant Mets Classic! The Mets (53-50) defeated the Washington Nationals (54-47) by a score of 2-1 in twelve innings tonight at Citi Field Wilmer Flores, who gained nationwide attention on Wednesday night after he was shown tearing up in the field after he heard that he had been traded to the Milwaukee […]

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First Place Or Bust: Bring On The Nationals

An article by posted on July 31, 2015 0 Comments
First Place Or Bust: Bring On The Nationals

I’ve gotta tell you I am pretty freaking stoked at how this trade deadline ended up for our beloved New York Mets. Essentially we’ve picked up Yoenis Cespedes, Juan Uribe, Kelly Johnson and Tyler Clippard for a bunch of mid to high level pitching prospects. That’s a pretty impressive haul if you ask me. Yeah, […]

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MMO Game Recap: Nationals 4, Mets 3 (Gut Punch!)

An article by posted on July 22, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Nationals 4, Mets 3 (Gut Punch!)

The Mets (49-46) were defeated by the Washington Nationals (51-42) today by a score of 4-3. Noah Syndergaard got the start for the Mets in the rubber game this afternoon, and labored through five innings walking a career high five and striking out only four, but was able to limit the damage as he surrendered […]

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Breaking Down Jacob deGrom vs Washington Nationals

An article by posted on July 22, 2015 0 Comments
Breaking Down Jacob deGrom vs Washington Nationals

Stat Line:  6 IP, 2 R, 3 H, 8 SO, 0 BB Jacob deGrom deGrominant once again.  DeGrom showed an exceptional pitch command coupled with sharp pitch movement, throwing four pitches at a 65% or better strike rate and producing a swing and miss with each pitch. In this article, I discuss deGrom’s most and […]

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