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”

DeGrom Delivers, Offense Clicks, Mets Win Second Straight

A lot of firsts in the second game of the season as the Mets make quick work of the Cardinals with a 6-2 victory behind an effective debut by Jacob deGrom. DeGrom gave up NY’s first walk from a starter, Todd Frazier was charged with the team’s first error, and… Read more“DeGrom Delivers, Offense Clicks, Mets Win Second Straight”

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”

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

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

Robert Gsellman’s Suffers Agonizing Loss Against The D-Backs

On the day that the moon eclipsed the sun the Diamondbacks deprived Robert Gsellman a victory after one of his most valiant efforts this season. The Mets hard luck right-hander gave 6 1/3 strong, surrendering a run on five hits, striking out three with a lone walk.   But while his… Read more“Robert Gsellman’s Suffers Agonizing Loss Against The D-Backs”

Sunday Losses Keep Mounting As Another Mets Comeback Falls Short

As the dismantling of the NY Mets continued over the weekend, two additional former players found themselves smiling all the way to the playoff bound bank. Curtis Granderson and Rene Rivera were sent packing to the NL West and NL Central leading teams leaving behind a ball club in the… Read more“Sunday Losses Keep Mounting As Another Mets Comeback Falls Short”

DeGrom Dominates In Mets Offensive Barrage Over Philadelphia

A day after Mets general manager Sandy Alderson sold off more merchandise the remaining roster pummeled the Philadelphia Phillies behind the dominant arm of Jacob deGrom. With Jay Bruce shipped off to playoff pastures, Wilmer Flores, Neil Walker, Michael Conforto and Curtis Granderson stepped up to the plate crushing a… Read more“DeGrom Dominates In Mets Offensive Barrage Over Philadelphia”