Tag: Wright

Time To Pull Plug On Chris Young Experiment

An article by posted on May 22, 2014 0 Comments
Time To Pull Plug On Chris Young Experiment

Guaranteed playing time or not, the Mets commitment to Chris Young should not last too much longer given his recent struggles. At some point the Mets will have to pull the plug on Young and start giving his playing time to more worthy and productive players. For some odd reason manager Terry Collins decided to […]

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MMO Game Thread: Dodgers vs Mets, 7:10 PM

An article by posted on May 21, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Dodgers vs Mets, 7:10 PM

The Mets play the second game of their two-game series against the Dodgers at Citi Field on Wednesday at 7:10 PM. Jacob deGrom (0-1, 1.29 ERA) will make his second start for the Mets and will be opposed by Hyun-Jin Ryu (3-2, 3.00 ERA) for the Dodgers. deGrom went 7.0 innings and allowed one run, with six strikeouts on May 15 […]

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Montero Looks Like He Belongs, Says He’s Felt Ready For A While

An article by posted on May 14, 2014 0 Comments
Montero Looks Like He Belongs, Says He’s Felt Ready For A While

3:00 PM Danny Knobler of ESPN writes that while Noah Syndergaard is the New York Mets pitching prospect that everyone has wanted to talk about, it is Rafael Montero who is the one most prepared to pitch in the major leagues now. “His maturity is beyond his years as a pitcher,” Mets manager Terry Collins said as he anxiously […]

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MMO Game Thread: Phillies vs Mets, 7:10 PM, (WPIX)

An article by posted on May 10, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Phillies vs Mets, 7:10 PM, (WPIX)

The Mets will look to even the series tonight at Citi Field when they take on the Philadelphia Phillies at 7:10 PM. RHP Dillon Gee (3-1, 2.51) gets the start for the Mets and will oppose RHP Kyle Kendrick (0-3, 3.58) for the Phillies. Gee enters tonight’s start with a career-high 16.0 inning scoreless streak which dates back […]

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MMO Game Thread: Cardinals vs Mets, 1:10 PM (SNY)

An article by posted on April 24, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Cardinals vs Mets, 1:10 PM (SNY)

The Mets have a chance to win to take three out of four games against the defending NL Champions this afternoon when they close out their series with the St. Louis Cardinals at 1:10 PM. Bartolo Colon (1-3, 5.40) will oppose Lance Lynn (4-0, 3.42) who is tied for the National League lead in wins. Mets starting pitchers have […]

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MMO Game Thread: Braves vs Mets, 1:10 PM

An article by posted on April 20, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Braves vs Mets, 1:10 PM

The Mets will try and avoid a sweep at the hands of the Braves as they close out their three-game series Sunday at 1:10 PM. Zack Wheeler (1-2, 4.67 ERA) will start for the Mets and be opposed by rookie righthander David Hale (0-0, 2.89) for the Braves. Starting Lineup Eric Young, Jr. – LF Curtis Granderson […]

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Collins Might Try Batting Pitchers Eighth

An article by posted on March 5, 2014 0 Comments
Collins Might Try Batting Pitchers Eighth

Taking a page from the handbook of Tony La Russa, Mets manager Terry Collins is considering occasionally batting his pitchers eighth this season, according to Joel Sherman of the New York Post. “My thought is: How do we get them more RBI chances and also give David Wright, in particular, chances to drive in runs,” […]

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Parnell Says He’ll Be Ready For Opening Day

An article by posted on March 2, 2014 0 Comments
Parnell Says He’ll Be Ready For Opening Day

For the first time since last July 30, Bobby Parnell faced live batters on Saturday and threw 36 pitches to his teammates David Wright, Eric Young, and Daniel Murphy - whose bat he shattered. When he was done, it was all smiles for a confident Parnell. “There was no pain. There was no soreness,” the Mets closer […]

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Mets Spring Training Camp Feels Like Groundhog Day?

An article by posted on March 1, 2014 0 Comments
Mets Spring Training Camp Feels Like Groundhog Day?

Joel Sherman of the New York Post arrived to Port St. Lucie on Friday and said that the Mets’ spring training camp felt a lot like the Bill Murray classic, Groundhog Day. “Here I am again and the Mets are still waiting for Ike Davis, Lucas Duda and Ruben Tejada to show us what they […]

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What David Wright’s Victory Really Means

An article by posted on February 28, 2014 0 Comments
What David Wright’s Victory Really Means

I have a confession to make. I didn’t vote for David Wright as the Face of MLB. There. I said it. Wow, that feels good to get off my chest. I will be honest, when I first caught light of this “contest” it was when one of our own writers Tom Watson, posted his displeasure […]

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