Found April 18, 2013 on Bob's Blitz :
Mets pitcher Matt Harvey hopes to record a single with Henrik Lundqvist, according to the NY Post. Mets pitching phenom Matt Harvey rocks off the mound, too. He’s become pals with Ranger goalie... Full story at Bob's Blitz ~

Mets Quotables: Matt Harvey Only Wants To Get Better

As unusual as it might sound from a pitcher who has given up six hits in 22 innings with three wins, 25 strikeouts and a 0.82 ERA, Matt Harvey wants to improve. Its always interesting when you hear the opposing press rave about a player. Patrick Reusse peppered me with questions about Harvey as I was one of the first members of the Mets press to arrive last Saturday before Harvey’s...

Marquee Billing: Matt Harvey Against Stephen Strasburg

If Matt Harvey is as good as advertised, there will be many more nights like tonight, with him going against another’s ace. The expectations of Harvey is he will become the anchor of the Mets’ rotation for years to come, picking up along the way a Cy Young Award or two, numerous All-Star appearances, and in the best case scenario, nights of glory in October. HARVEY: Wants the...

MMO Fan Shot: How Good Can Matt Harvey Be?

The following comes to us from the folks at the and penned by Christian Fazzini. At the start of the season, the Mets were desperate for starting pitching. R.A. Dickey was traded, which turned out good for the Mets since he is getting rocked in the American League. Johan Santana is out for the season with another injury. What else is new? So what would the...

#MetsTwitterRecap: Harvey Beats Strasburg

4/19 @nationals lineup vs @metsSpan CFWerth RFHarper LFLaRoche 1BDesmond SSTracy 3BLombardozzi 2BSuzuki CStrasburg P — MLBLineups (@mlblineups) April 19, 2013 4/19 @mets lineup vs @nationalsValdespin CFMurphy 2BWright 3BDavis 1BBuck CDuda LFByrd RFTejada SSHarvey P — MLBLineups (@mlblineups) April 19, 2013 good morning.. good afternoon.. good night-Matt Harvey #mets — Dan...

Matt Harvey…New York Met Ace Pitcher

I was one to caution Met fans not to get too excited about Matt Harvey only because he hasn’t face the rest of the National League East yet. I am still saying please be cautious but, I am going to say this…Matt Harvey reminds me of Tom Seaver and I do not say this lightly. I am a huge Seaver fan from back when he was in his prime. I cried the night he was traded to the Reds...

Tonight’s Dream Matchup: Strasburg vs Harvey

(Photos by US Presswire, Collage by Joe D.) If you’re the kind of baseball gan that still loves a good old-fashioned pitching duel like thrill of a Tom Seaver vs. Steve Carlton matchup, then tonight’s contest between the Washington Nationals and the New York Mets will be right up your alley. As I said last week, every time Matt Harvey steps onto a mound it is must-see TV, but...

Young Guns: Matt Harvey and Stephen Strasburg Ready For Battle

Two of the game’s premier young pitchers are poised to face off against one another tomorrow evening in the first if a three game set at Citi Field. Washington National ace phenom Stephen Strasburg will climb the bump against the New York Mets prized pitching possession Matt Harvey, which is slated to be one of the best match-ups of this young season. Both hurlers are former...

Strasburg outpitched by Harvey, Nats lose to Mets

At the plate, Stephen Strasburg did better than Matt Harvey. On the mound, not quite. Harvey outpitched Strasburg in a marquee matchup of young aces, escaping a late bases-loaded jam while the crowd chanted his name and leading the New York Mets over the Washington Nationals 7-1 Friday night. Strasburg got his first hit of the season, a double in the third inning that also was...

Harvey strong as Mets roll vs. Nats

Matt Harvey outpitched Stephen Strasburg in a marquee matchup of young aces, escaping a late bases-loaded jam while the crowd chanted his name and leading the New York Mets over the Washington Nationals 7-1 Friday night.

Strasburg, Harvey Highlight Nats-Mets Matchup At Citi Field

  In the last stop on their six-game tour through the NL East, the Washington Nationals (9-6) will play the New York Mets (7-7) at Citi Field with a marquee pitching matchup in the series opener. The Mets are currently third in the NL East, and have won three of their five series. Their offense has been hot to start the season, with the third-highest team batting average...

Rangers Pour It On In Must Win Game, Rout Panthers 6-1

Tied for the eighth and final playoff spot in the Eastern Conference with only six games remaining, the New York Rangers began their stretch of ‘Must Win’ games against the league worst Florida Panthers at Madison Square Garden on Thursday night.  With every game, every period, and every shift so vital right now, Henrik Lundqvist made [...]

Live Blog: Nationals vs Mets Live From Citi Field

Live Blog From Citi Field Pressbox Top First: It starts to rain right after the anthem and moment of silence for Boston and Texas. The weather isn’t Minnesota-Denver bad, but I thought there would be more people here for Harvey-Strasburg. Harvey strikes out his first hitter and gets out of the inning with a runner on second. Bottom First: Jordany Valdespin leading off again. Glad...

Nationals-Mets Preview

This pitching matchup could have taken place seven months ago. Instead, it will happen Friday night when Stephen Strasburg and the Washington Nationals put their franchise-record eight-game road winning streak in this series on the line against impressive New York Mets right-hander Matt Harvey. Strasburg was in line to pitch Sept. 12 in the final matchup with the Mets last season...

The Buzz

I think it's safe for me to say, without having been there, that this was probably the first game in the history of Citi Field that had electricity and hype from beginning to end. Opening Day doesn't count. You could hold Opening Day in Hoffman Park and draw 50,000. (They'd all be hanging on a small chain link fence, but still.) Johan Santana's no-hitter doesn'...

Wheeler Walks Six, Fails To Complete The Fifth Inning On Friday

While the game is still going on in Vegas, I know that everyone out there was keeping an eye on Zack Wheeler after Matt Harvey tossed another great game on Friday evening. Unfortunately for Wheeler, he never seemed to find his comfort zone out there at all, and he walked a total of six batters. His overall line left a lot to be desired, as he allowed four earned runs off three hits...
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