Lucas Duda Is Sent Packing To Tampa Bay, Mets Suffer 7-5 Loss In San Diego

On the day that the Mets could have benefited from his bat, 6’ 4” first baseman Lucas Duda was dealt to the Tampa Bay Rays for right-handed relief prospect Drew Smith. The power hitting hero who was vital to NY’s 2015 World Series run will unfortunately be remembered more for… Read more“Lucas Duda Is Sent Packing To Tampa Bay, Mets Suffer 7-5 Loss In San Diego”

How UnSweep It Is. Mets Edged By Oakland At Citi Field

Sundays have not been very kind to the boys from Queens, as another thwarted sweep snapped their four-game winning streak in a 3-2 rain-delayed loss against Oakland. While Mets starter Rafael Montero showed much improvement from his prior outing, altitude issues with high heat accounted for all three Athletics home… Read more“How UnSweep It Is. Mets Edged By Oakland At Citi Field”

Lugo Leads The Charge In Mets Barrage Over Rockies

This is how it was supposed to be all along: Good offense, dominant pitching and winning. But as we have come to learn, games like Friday and Saturday have been few and far between for the Mets in 2017. New York’s split personality pitching staff showed its positive side Saturday… Read more“Lugo Leads The Charge In Mets Barrage Over Rockies”

The Mets Hobble Into All-Star Break After Series Loss To The Cardinals

For the Mets it’s been a sobering season to say the least. A slew of pitching injuries, diminished returns from the disabled list, and underperforming players have made them prey against practically any team that has a pulse. The Cardinals may not be at the bottom of the heap, but… Read more“The Mets Hobble Into All-Star Break After Series Loss To The Cardinals”

The Nationals Take Advantage Of The Mets Poor Pitching And Defensive Blunders

A day after the Mets bullpen made a mess of Steven Matz’s masterful seven innings, starter Seth Lugo crashed and burned at the batting gloved hands of the Nationals explosive line-up. The Mets have been the Nationals bitch in head to head match-ups this season with Daniel Murphy avenging his… Read more“The Nationals Take Advantage Of The Mets Poor Pitching And Defensive Blunders”

Seth Lugo and Rene Rivera Secure A Rubber Match Win Against The Marlins

It was mission accomplished in Miami as the Mets took the rubber match against the Marlins heading into a three game series against the hapless Phillies at Citi Field. Securing back-to-back victories may not be something to write home about, but it shows much improvement in a pitching rotation that… Read more“Seth Lugo and Rene Rivera Secure A Rubber Match Win Against The Marlins”