Mets Set A Francise 17 Run Shutout In Their Final Regular Season Home Game

As Major League Baseball mourned the tragic loss of Marlin’s ace pitcher Jose Fernandez, the #16 jersey bearing his name hung on the wall of every doleful dugout. And on this somber Sunday at Citi Field, the Mets muscled their way through their emotions in their final regular season home… Read more“Mets Set A Francise 17 Run Shutout In Their Final Regular Season Home Game”

Mets Take a Giant Leap Over SF With Sweep Over The Twins

Terry Collins dubious decision to rest veterans for rookies during a pennant chase paid dividends as the Mets completed a three game sweep over the Minnesota Twins with a 3-2 win at Citi Field on Sunday. NY now sits in the Wild Card driver’s seat with a one game lead… Read more“Mets Take a Giant Leap Over SF With Sweep Over The Twins”

Cespedes Grand Slams The Braves, Lugo Wins His 4th Straight Start

A day after some dubious moves by Mets skipper Terry Collins resulted in an extra innings loss against Atlanta, Seth Lugo rebounded from a troublesome blister for a 10-3 drubbing of the Braves on Sunday. Lugo was handed a hefty 5-0 lead going into the bottom of the 3rd, courtesy… Read more“Cespedes Grand Slams The Braves, Lugo Wins His 4th Straight Start”

Mets Get 13th Straight Win Over Reds With & Pitchers And A Couple of Long Balls

It took seven Mets pitchers to contain the Reds, and again manager Terry Collins is making all the right moves in a come from behind 5-3 victory on the road. NY got their 13th straight win over Cincinnati, keeping pace with the Cardinals who overcame the Pirates with four two… Read more“Mets Get 13th Straight Win Over Reds With & Pitchers And A Couple of Long Balls”

Lugo Tosses 7 Strong, Granderson and Bruce Provide HR Power

Sunday night at Citi Field, Rookie Seth Lugo’s walk up music to the mound warranted the theme song from “Rocky.” Lugo, one of a trio of pitchers recently called up from Triple A, tossed 7 spectacular innings, surrendering one run on six hits, striking out four, with no bases on… Read more“Lugo Tosses 7 Strong, Granderson and Bruce Provide HR Power”

Marlins Avoid A Sweep Off Of An Ineffective Jacob deGrom

The Marlins avoided a sweep with a 6-4 win in the series finale, but the most distressing news for the Mets is the declining effectiveness of Jacob deGrom. From the first to the fifth inning, his velocity dipped from 94-91mph, and what was previously reported to be the result of… Read more“Marlins Avoid A Sweep Off Of An Ineffective Jacob deGrom”