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”

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”

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”

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”

Matt Harvey Shows Signs Of His Former Self, Mets Take The Series Over The Bucs

Matt Harvey gave his boss a belated 68th birthday gift, baffling the Bucs for six sharp innings on Sunday to take the rubber match on the road in Pittsburgh. With the hail of criticism that has haunted Harvey this could possibly be the turn around Mets manager Terry Collins needs… Read more“Matt Harvey Shows Signs Of His Former Self, Mets Take The Series Over The Bucs”

DeGrom And Walker Are Dominant In 8-1 Defeat At PNC Park

Friday night Jacob deGrom gave a master class at PNC Park to the dismay of the Pittsburgh Pirates. The dominant deGrom had vintage velocity in the 8-1 defeat, becoming the first Mets pitcher this season to flirt with a complete game. In 8.1 innings, the reliable righty held the Pirates… Read more“DeGrom And Walker Are Dominant In 8-1 Defeat At PNC Park”

Tommy Milone Gets Rocked. Angels Maul Mets To Avoid A Sweep

After taking the first two games of the series, the Mets quickly reverted back to the business of losing as Mike Trout and company routed NY for a dozen runs, eight of which knocked starter Tommy Milone off the mound in the second. Sunday at Citi Field the Angels literally… Read more“Tommy Milone Gets Rocked. Angels Maul Mets To Avoid A Sweep”

The Mets Let A Sweep Over The Giants Slip By In The Ninth

The Mets got a taste of their own come from behind medicine when a botched double play put a damper on starter Tommy Milone’s stunning Citi Field debut. Picked up on waivers from the Milwaukee Brewers, Milone (1-0, 6.43 ERA) made quite a statement, pitching 5 plus-innings of two run… Read more“The Mets Let A Sweep Over The Giants Slip By In The Ninth”

Mets Get Back To .500 Behind Zack Wheeler’s Giant Win Over San Francisco

With a contrite blue hooded Matt Harvey back in the dugout, the Mets got back to .500 beating the beleaguered San Francisco Giants 6-1 behind a Zack Wheeler beauty. Jeff Samardzija got jacked for four runs in the first en route to a 0-5 start of the season. Then in… Read more“Mets Get Back To .500 Behind Zack Wheeler’s Giant Win Over San Francisco”