Braves Get The Best Of A Shaky Syndergaard, Mets Bats Can’t Bail Him Out

I know it’s unreasonable but there are certain pitchers I expect to win every time they toe the rubber. The Mets ace suffered his first loss of the season against a Braves rookie making his major league debut. Mike Soroka tossed six innings of shutout ball, while his counterpart was… Read more“Braves Get The Best Of A Shaky Syndergaard, Mets Bats Can’t Bail Him Out”

Mets Bats And Bullpen Help Stage Comeback

The best-laid plans of starting pitching went south in St. Louis with the Mets besting the Cardinals bullpen in a ten-inning battle. Zack Wheeler’s wonky outing is cause for concern for manager Mickey Callaway, who’s already dealing with Matt Harvey’s disappointing demotion to the bullpen. The reconstructed right-hander was rocked for… Read more“Mets Bats And Bullpen Help Stage Comeback”

Mets Bats Come Alive Late To Avoid Sweep By Nationals

Stop the presses. The sky is not falling over Flushing. Salt and pepper was back in business Wednesday night as the New York Mets got a redemption rally over their NL East rivals in their 11-5 win. Two consecutive losses unleashed a wave of concern, and although a bit warranted,… Read more“Mets Bats Come Alive Late To Avoid Sweep By Nationals”

Callaway Says Bullpen Had an Off Night, Insists Team Must Move On

The Mets got their first helping of humble pie with an epic meltdown in the eighth by their major league best bullpen, as Washington gave New York a taste of their own come from behind medicine. “We can’t let this put us into a tailspin,” Mickey Callaway said. Staked to… Read more“Callaway Says Bullpen Had an Off Night, Insists Team Must Move On”

Wilmer Flores’ Walk-off Home Run Extends Mets Record to 12-2

One strike away from extra frames, Wilmer Flores belted a tiebreaking walk-off home run to left center field extending the New York Mets best start in franchise history to 12-2. On a blustery Sunday afternoon with the game time temperature of 42 degrees, ironically on Jackie Robinson Day, when all… Read more“Wilmer Flores’ Walk-off Home Run Extends Mets Record to 12-2”

Wheeler’s Strong Debut Helps Mets Sweep Marlins

Mets manager Mickey Callaway’s uncanny moves are so on the money that it begs the question, “Is he clairvoyant?” After counterpart Don Mattingly pulled rookie left-hander Jarlin Garcia after six scoreless innings in his first major league start, the Mets took a bite out of the Marlins bullpen, rallying from… Read more“Wheeler’s Strong Debut Helps Mets Sweep Marlins”

Cespedes Saves Mets Seven Game Winning Streak in The Ninth

Manager Mickey Callaway re-shuffled the line-up card and it was déjà vu all over again at the stadium Mets broadcaster Howie Rose aptly coined, Citi Field South. Transplanted New Yorkers got to see their home team away from home humiliate the Marlins in much warmer weather in front of a… Read more“Cespedes Saves Mets Seven Game Winning Streak in The Ninth”

Matz Strong Outing Catapults Mets With Comeback Win Over Nats

On a brisk day in Washington, D.C., the Mets erased a pair of one-run leads to rally past the Nationals 3-2 behind a beautiful rebound by starter Steven Matz – making amends for his subpar season debut. The Long Island lefty pitched five innings of one run ball (unearned), scattering… Read more“Matz Strong Outing Catapults Mets With Comeback Win Over Nats”

Mets Blank Phillies 2-0 Behind Matt Harvey’s Strong Debut

The Mickey Callaway Mets got another boost of morale on Tuesday with a nearly perfect pitching performance from the happy and healthy Matt Harvey. After suffering through two subpar seasons filled with injuries and uncertainties, the resilient right hander returned to the rubber allowing one hit and a walk over… Read more“Mets Blank Phillies 2-0 Behind Matt Harvey’s Strong Debut”

DiVincenzo Dominates in Villanova’s 79-62 National Title Defeat Over Michigan

Monday night in San Antonio a redheaded sophomore from Delaware made everyone remember something other than The Alamo. Villanova’s sixth man Donte DiVincenzo went Carl Crawford off the bench, sinking 31 career high points, lifting his fellow Wildcats past the Wolverines, for their sixth double-digit victory of the tournament and… Read more“DiVincenzo Dominates in Villanova’s 79-62 National Title Defeat Over Michigan”