Terry Collins Makes Some Crafty Moves In Mets 4-3 Win Over Cincy

Mets manager Terry Collins made some crafty moves in the home half of the seventh by presumably using Lucas Duda as a decoy with his team down three zip. Reds pitcher Brandon Finnegan overstayed his welcome after stymying New York for 6 scoreless innings.  Juan Lagares reached first on a… Read more“Terry Collins Makes Some Crafty Moves In Mets 4-3 Win Over Cincy”

Mets Sweep Braves At Turner Field

Matt Harvey wasn’t magnificent on Friday but he was good enough to get the job done and with a little help from his friend in right field, the Mets secured a 6-3 win in Atlanta. A host of Harvey’s pitches may have been clocked at 94 mph, but like a… Read more“Mets Sweep Braves At Turner Field”

Phillies Bullpen Silences Mets For a Come From Behind 11th Inning Win.

A day after Logan Verrett violated the Phillies line-up, the Mets fell victim to Peter Bourjos’ bat and a very stingy bullpen. Wednesday night NY set a franchise record with back-to-back HR’s in 3 consecutive games, but it wasn’t enough to deter a resilient Philadelphia team desperate to avoid a… Read more“Phillies Bullpen Silences Mets For a Come From Behind 11th Inning Win.”

Mets Are Feeling Fine In Philly With 5-2 Win.

David Wright hit 2 HR’s, Noah Syndergaard fanned 8, and with a 5-2 win, the Mets are feeling fine in Philly. Catcher Kevin Plawecki was the victim of friendly fire after taking a torrid Thor fastball off of his protective padding, leaving him with a red hot tattoo of his… Read more“Mets Are Feeling Fine In Philly With 5-2 Win.”

Steven Matz Recovers With a 6-0 Shutout Against Cleveland

Steven Matz recovered from his disastrous debut on Sunday tossing a 3 hit 6-0 shutout against the Cleveland Indians giving the Mets a much needed win, and me a most gracious gift on my birthday. Matz struck out a career nine over seven innings, washing away any of the doubt… Read more“Steven Matz Recovers With a 6-0 Shutout Against Cleveland”

Kevin Plawecki’s Two Run Single Restores Some Calm In Queens

At the start of the season, the best laid plans of mice and Mets have gone awry and manager Terry Collins seems clueless as to how to set things straight. Pitching has never been the problem, but today he put the arm of the twice surgically repaired relief pitcher Jim… Read more“Kevin Plawecki’s Two Run Single Restores Some Calm In Queens”

A Tale of Two Great NBA Players and a Hollywood Ending

Tonight was a tale of two basketball greats basking in the after glow of setting some records straight into the NBA books. Stephen Curry amassed a season high 402 from downtown – a mere companion piece to Golden State’s 73 wins with their coach Steve Kerr, who played on the… Read more“A Tale of Two Great NBA Players and a Hollywood Ending”

The Warriors Snap Spurs Record Season 39 Home Game Winning Streak

It wasn’t the Alamo, but folks in San Antonio will certainly remember where they were Sunday night when the Warriors snapped the Spurs NBA record streak of 39 straight wins at home to start the season, beating the better team from Texas 92-86. Golden State joins the 1995-1996 Chicago Bulls… Read more“The Warriors Snap Spurs Record Season 39 Home Game Winning Streak”