Reeling Mets Lose Fourth Straight As Losses Pile Up

On a day that the Mets parted ways with a moody Matt Harvey, another surgically repaired pitcher couldn’t find his rhythm on the mound. Zack Wheeler struggled right out of the gate, gifting the Rockies five runs in the first on four base hits by Charlie Blackmon, Gerardo Parra, Nolan… Read more“Reeling Mets Lose Fourth Straight As Losses Pile Up”

Braves Get The Best Of A Shaky Syndergaard, Mets Bats Can’t Bail Him Out

I know it’s unreasonable but there are certain pitchers I expect to win every time they toe the rubber. The Mets ace suffered his first loss of the season against a Braves rookie making his major league debut. Mike Soroka tossed six innings of shutout ball, while his counterpart was… Read more“Braves Get The Best Of A Shaky Syndergaard, Mets Bats Can’t Bail Him Out”

Mets Bats And Bullpen Help Stage Comeback

The best-laid plans of starting pitching went south in St. Louis with the Mets besting the Cardinals bullpen in a ten-inning battle. Zack Wheeler’s wonky outing is cause for concern for manager Mickey Callaway, who’s already dealing with Matt Harvey’s disappointing demotion to the bullpen. The reconstructed right-hander was rocked for… Read more“Mets Bats And Bullpen Help Stage Comeback”

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