Tag: Zack Greinke

2016 Disabled List All Star Team

An article by posted on July 11, 2016 0 Comments
2016 Disabled List All Star Team

As the 2016 All Star break approaches, we are all getting ready to watch baseball’s best duke it out in San Diego. However, not all of them will be able to play, as many injured players are forced to watch from the sidelines. The All Star Game will feature many great players, but let’s take a look […]

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Alleged Domestic Violence Incident May Squash Aroldis Chapman Trade

An article by posted on December 7, 2015 0 Comments
Alleged Domestic Violence Incident May Squash Aroldis Chapman Trade

Latest Update An alleged domestic violence issue that reportedly involved “gunshots” and “choking” may now kill the agreed upon deal between the Reds and Dodgers for closer Aroldis Chapman. According to a report by Tim Brown of Yahoo Sports, Chapman allegedly fired eight gunshots in the garage of his Miami-area home following an October argument with […]

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Mariners Sign Hisashi Iwakuma To One-Year Deal

An article by posted on December 6, 2015 0 Comments
Mariners Sign Hisashi Iwakuma To One-Year Deal

December 18: After problems arose with Iwakuma’s physical earlier today leading to his deal with the Dodgers falling through, the Mariners have now re-signed the righty to a one-year deal with vesting options for 2017 and 2018, according to the club on Twitter. Iwakuma reportedly had a three-year, $45 million deal pact in line with […]

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Diamondbacks Sign Zack Greinke For Six Years, $206 Million

An article by posted on December 4, 2015 0 Comments
Diamondbacks Sign Zack Greinke For Six Years, $206 Million

According to Ken Rosenthal on Twitter, the Diamondbacks and ace Zack Greinke have agreed to a six-year deal, pending a physical. Greinke will receive $206 million (with deferrals) over the life of the contract, according to Rosenthal, putting the average annual value at an MLB-record  $34.3 million. Greinke, 32, was one of the most sought after […]

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Lucas Duda’s Struggles In Postseason Have Hurt Mets

An article by posted on October 15, 2015 0 Comments
Lucas Duda’s Struggles In Postseason Have Hurt Mets

Before flying out in his final at-bat during Tuesday night’s game four, Lucas Duda had struck out in six consecutive plate appearances. Overall, Lucas has gone 2-for-15 in the NLDS with 0 HR and 0 RBI’s. Duda is a big part of this line-up and the Mets need to have him get it going in […]

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To Beat The Dodgers, Mets Must Trump A Pair Of Aces

An article by posted on October 7, 2015 0 Comments
To Beat The Dodgers, Mets Must Trump A Pair Of Aces

When Joe D messaged the staff with some roundtable questions the other day, the first one on the list asked us what the key was going to be to beating the Dodgers. I responded that the key would be finding a way to win when Clayton Kershaw and Zack Greinke are on the mound. But […]

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Sizing Up Jacob deGrom and the NL Cy Young Race

An article by posted on September 7, 2015 0 Comments
Sizing Up Jacob deGrom and the NL Cy Young Race

In his sophomore season, Jacob deGrom has pitched even better than he did last season, when he won the NL Rookie Of The Year. On a team with immense pitching talent, he has stood out among the crowd for both his stuff as well as his hair. The ultimate award for a pitcher this day […]

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DeGrom Continues Bid For NL Cy Young Award

An article by posted on August 19, 2015 0 Comments
DeGrom Continues Bid For NL Cy Young Award

Yet another scintillating performance from Jacob deGrom on Tuesday night as the Mets defeated the Baltimore Orioles by a score of 5-3 at Camden Yards. Continuing to make his case for the Cy Young Award, deGrom overpowered a strong Baltimore offense allowing just one run on five hits while walking one and striking out six in […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 15, Dodgers 2

An article by posted on July 25, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 15, Dodgers 2

The New York Mets (50-48) defeated the Los Angeles Dodgers (56-43) by a score of 15-2 tonight at Citi Field. Pitching: Well, Matt Harvey didn’t have to worry about pitching with a slim lead this evening, as the Mets tagged Dodgers starter Zach Lee for seven runs on eleven hits in only 4.2 innings in […]

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Are Mets Capable of a 40 WAR Season and Going to the Playoffs?

An article by posted on February 17, 2015 0 Comments
Are Mets Capable of a 40 WAR Season and Going to the Playoffs?

Mark Simon of ESPN,  took to GM Sandy Alderson’s “10 win” comments from earlier this month and decided to measure that improvement in WAR.  After compiling a total of 29.6 WAR last year (ESPN WAR not FanGraphs), a 10 win improvement would put the Mets a shade under an overall total of 40.  According to Simon,”nine teams […]

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