The Good, The Bad And The Ugly Week Of The NY Mets

A Dramatic Sunday At Nationals Park As Mets Split Series With Washington

Mets Are Swept By Dodgers Behind Another Messy Performance By Steven Matz

Former Met Justin Turner bled Dodger blue all over Citi Field this weekend – another depressing reminder of the prolific player NY carelessly let slip off their roster. Sunday the NL batting leader’s latest target was starting pitcher Steven Matz, whose unlucky streak of losses reached four, dropping his season… Read more“Mets Are Swept By Dodgers Behind Another Messy Performance By Steven Matz”

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”

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”

Brewers Edge Mets 2-1 Despite A Strong Outing By Zack Wheeler

Terry Collins’ consistently inconsistent ball club loses back-to-back games against the emerging Milwaukee Brewers and all the fans get is a sliver of silver linings. Yes, on a positive note Mets starter Zack Wheeler had another strong outing, the bullpen kept it a one run game, Lucas Duda went 2-4,… Read more“Brewers Edge Mets 2-1 Despite A Strong Outing By Zack Wheeler”

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”

A Mother’s Day To Forget In Milwaukee

The starting rotation touted to be the best on paper has disintegrated into the laughing stock of the National League, as Sunday proved no lead is safe when Mets pitchers take the mound. Mother’s Day was no walk in Miller Park for Terry Collins’ battered boys of baseball, as the… Read more“A Mother’s Day To Forget In Milwaukee”

The Dark Knight Rises In His Return To The Mound

The Dark Knight rose to the occasion with 6 2/3 innings of 2 run ball giving the Mets another solid outing on the heels of Jacob deGrom’s masterful no decision Wednesday night. Aside from surrendering two solo home runs off the torrid bat of Matt Kemp, Matt Harvey kept the… Read more“The Dark Knight Rises In His Return To The Mound”