Hoping The Mets Can End On A High Note

With 10 games left on their docket and expectations far removed from the equation, I feel a sense of relief that the Mets miserable season is finally coming to a close. The abundance of blown leads, first inning pitching implosions and a slew of unfortunate Sundays has been painful to… Read more“Hoping The Mets Can End On A High Note”

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”

Neil Walker’s Walk-Off Gets The Mets One Game From .500 With 4-3 Win Over The Giants

On the heels of the messy Matt Harvey brouhaha, the Mets rebounded with a walk-off 4-3 win over the Giants team that took them down in the National League Wild Card game last season. Streaky second baseman Neil Walker bookended NY’s first and final runs by stroking a ground rule… Read more“Neil Walker’s Walk-Off Gets The Mets One Game From .500 With 4-3 Win Over The Giants”

Montero’s Rocky Start Has A Happy Ending In Mets Come From Behind Win Over Miami Marlins

Rafael Montero’s rocky start against the Miami Marlins morphed into a happy ending as the Mets battled back from a six-run deficit to beat Don Mattingly’s school of fish 8-7. After returning from a rainy night in Georgia, in which their postponed 3-1 lead led to nowhere, DL designated Noah… Read more“Montero’s Rocky Start Has A Happy Ending In Mets Come From Behind Win Over Miami Marlins”

Mets Fall Back Into Last Place With A 9-7 Loss To The Braves

R.A. Dickey outdueled Matt Harvey again, adding another former teammate besides Daniel Murphy who’s making a mockery of the Mets. The 42-year old knuckleballer gave up three runs on four hits with a flurry of floaters that were far more effective than Harvey’s fastballs. Sunday night was really bad déjà… Read more“Mets Fall Back Into Last Place With A 9-7 Loss To The Braves”

The Mets Are On the Wrong Side Of The Record Books, Beaten Up 23-5 By The Washington Nationals

The Washington Nationals barrage of 23 runs broke the Mets modest two game-winning streak, but their biggest loss was the early exit of ace Noah Syndergaard to a possible lateral strain. To say that Thor had a poor pitching performance is as obvious as Donald Trump being labeled the most… Read more“The Mets Are On the Wrong Side Of The Record Books, Beaten Up 23-5 By The Washington Nationals”

How Sweep It Isn’t – Syndergaard Stops The Bleeding With Seven Dominate Innings in Mets 5-2 Defeat Over Marlins

The Mets avoided a sweep at Citi Field with a solid pitching performance by Noah Syndergaard who was dominate in their 5-2 defeat against the Marlins. Syndergaard had every pitch in his arsenal on display, punching out 9, walking none, allowing only one earned run in seven innings, the 2nd,… Read more“How Sweep It Isn’t – Syndergaard Stops The Bleeding With Seven Dominate Innings in Mets 5-2 Defeat Over Marlins”

Mets Fall To Phillies In Final Regular Season Game. Will Face Giants In Wild Card One-off

In the Mets last regular season game that didn’t matter, I set up a makeshift sports bar in my living room, tuning back and forth to a riveting Ryder’s Cup, with commercial break visits to Vin Scully’s final broadcast. It would have been ideal for the Dodgers to deliver a… Read more“Mets Fall To Phillies In Final Regular Season Game. Will Face Giants In Wild Card One-off”

Syndergaard Sizzles In The Dessert – Mets Beat Diamondbacks 7-5

Monday night Bartolo Colon was bitten badly by the Diamondbacks, but Tuesday, Noah Syndergaard got redemption, as the Mets defeated Arizona 7-5 in the dry dessert heat. After a 9-0 loss to Arizona last week, Syndergaard rebounded with 5 2/3 innings of 4 runs, 2 earned, seven hits, 8 strikeouts… Read more“Syndergaard Sizzles In The Dessert – Mets Beat Diamondbacks 7-5”

Syndergaard Can’t Save Mets From a 3 Game Sweep At Citi Field

The Mets are officially a .500 team with a demoralizing 9-0 loss to the NL West bottom dwelling Diamondbacks. Arizona came into Queens 21 games behind the eight ball, then swept NY under the Citi Field rug, provoking boos from the thousands of fed up loyal fans. Last season’s fairy… Read more“Syndergaard Can’t Save Mets From a 3 Game Sweep At Citi Field”