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”

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”

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”

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”

Conforto And Duda Account For 7 Runs, Harvey’s Shaky Outing Is Plenty Against The Padres

On a partly cloudy night in the month of May the Mets received a much-needed ray of sunshine from their fallen hero, as Matt Harvey’s less than perfect performance proved plenty against the NL West bottom dwelling San Diego Padres. Harvey, whose petulant behavior has yielded a ton of bad… Read more“Conforto And Duda Account For 7 Runs, Harvey’s Shaky Outing Is Plenty Against The Padres”

Another Bad Day In The Desert For The Mets

The Mets woes continued out west with a 5-4 loss against the Diamondbacks on another night when they drew first blood but couldn’t hold the lead. Tommy Milone’s second start for NY left much to be desired as the newly acquired lefthander yielded five runs on six hits in five… Read more“Another Bad Day In The Desert For The Mets”

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”