Rafael Montero Has A deGrom-like Day Against The Giants, Mets Sweep San Francisco

As the 50th anniversary of the Summer Of Love swirled through the streets of San Francisco, the Giants were snubbed in a three-game sweep by a Mets team that’s been dealing with a heap of heartbreak of their own. Mets starter Rafael Montero had a lot of lady luck in… Read more“Rafael Montero Has A deGrom-like Day Against The Giants, Mets Sweep San Francisco”

Mets Are Much Ado About Nothing At Dodger Stadium

Four nights at Chavez Ravine were a massacre for the Mets. Like watching a brutal boxing match, I felt the home plate umpire could have waved off the Dodgers on many occasions. It’s tough being positive in these trying times.   As a fan I want to be supportive and not… Read more“Mets Are Much Ado About Nothing At Dodger Stadium”

Terry Collins Needs To Do A Better Job At Coaching

Even with a splendid seat ten rows from the first baseline, the twenty-six dollars I paid was not worth the price of admission having to suffer through a poor outing by a Mets pitcher in person. A day after the wheels came off of Mets starter Zack Wheeler, it was… Read more“Terry Collins Needs To Do A Better Job At Coaching”

Mets Get Out Of Dodge With Dignity On DeGrom’s Dominate Outing Against Washington

The Mets got out of dodge on a high note, defeating the Nationals 5-1 behind the brilliant pitching performance of Jacob deGrom. Salvaging one win was not the mission NY set out to accomplish but the dignity they restored by averting a sweep will hopefully reap dividends during their four-game… Read more“Mets Get Out Of Dodge With Dignity On DeGrom’s Dominate Outing Against Washington”

Steven Matz Not Effective His Second Time Around

I’d like to wrap my arms around the Mets and tell them things will get better, but that would be akin to delivering false hope that a D student is getting into Harvard. When another player not going on the DL determines a good day, it’s a very sad state… Read more“Steven Matz Not Effective His Second Time Around”

Matt Harvey’s Struggles Continue, Mets Offense Bails Him Out

After another misfire on the mound, Matt Harvey’s next appearance will be inside a doctor’s office on Thursday to hopefully find answers as to why his surgically repaired arm is failing to deliver positive results. Wednesday night Harvey gave up four runs on four hits in four innings – including… Read more“Matt Harvey’s Struggles Continue, Mets Offense Bails Him Out”

DeGrom Pitches A Gem, Cabrera Lines A Pair Of Long Balls In 6-1 Victory Over The Cubs

Jacob deGrom came back from the dead, defeating the Chicago Cubs 6-1 on a hot and humid June night at Citi Field. After getting pummeled in his past consecutive starts, deGrom vindicated himself in the most valiant way by pitching a complete game, the second of his major league career…. Read more“DeGrom Pitches A Gem, Cabrera Lines A Pair Of Long Balls In 6-1 Victory Over The Cubs”

Zack Wheeler Pitches a Gem Against Rangers In Arlington

In times when victories are difficult to obtain the Mets will take them anyway they can. Wednesday night it came via an errant throw that gifted NY the game-winning run after blowing a 3-1 lead in the eighth. A night after Jacob deGrom’s demoralizing loss, Zack Wheeler tossed one hell… Read more“Zack Wheeler Pitches a Gem Against Rangers In Arlington”

Jacob deGrom Runs Into A Roadblock Against The Rangers In Arlington

The Texas Rangers rode Jacob deGrom out of the game early, surviving a late five-run Mets rally to snap their four-game losing streak with a 10-8 victory at Globe Life Park on Tuesday night. In his last two outings the designated ace has had major meltdowns on the mound. DeGrom… Read more“Jacob deGrom Runs Into A Roadblock Against The Rangers In Arlington”

Brewers Edge Mets 2-1 Despite A Strong Outing By Zack Wheeler

Terry Collins’ consistently inconsistent ball club loses back-to-back games against the emerging Milwaukee Brewers and all the fans get is a sliver of silver linings. Yes, on a positive note Mets starter Zack Wheeler had another strong outing, the bullpen kept it a one run game, Lucas Duda went 2-4,… Read more“Brewers Edge Mets 2-1 Despite A Strong Outing By Zack Wheeler”