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New York Mets
Not only is it a day game but it’s a 12:35 pm start!
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BEST OF MAXIM
After a dreadful beginning with the Mets, Daisuke Matsuzaka has pitched fabulously over his last four starts, posting a 3-0 record while recording a quality outing in each of last three starts (only missing a quality outing by one/third of an inning in the start before this stretch).
Matsuzaka was simply dominant in the Mets’ 1-0 victory over the Cincinnati Reds on Wednesday afternoon...
Over his last four starts, Daisuke Matsuzaka now has an ERA of 1.59. End of the 4th inning, his Mets lead the Reds 1-0. — FOX Sports Ohio (@FOXSportsOH) September 25, 2013 Daisuke Matsuzaka 3-hit shutout through 7 IP. #Mets 1, #Reds 0, end 7. #Pirates very happy. — Adam Rubin (@AdamRubinESPN) September 25, 2013 The last time Daisuke Matsuzaka went 7+ shutout innings was 8/27...
Daisuke Matsuzaka might not have been such a bad addition for the Mets after all.
The veteran right-hander was an unmitigated disaster in his first three starts for the team nearly earning him a pink slip but for the past three weeks has been as consistent as any member of the Mets’ rotation.
On Wednesday he fired a four-hitter over 7 2/3 shutout innings leading the Mets’ 1...
I’ll spare you the 50 word preamble as to why Sandy Alderson is looking to add a veteran starting pitcher this offseason… He just is and if you don’t know why, you must be new here.
Yesterday, I was inspired to weigh in on Bronson Arroyo when I read a post elsewhere that called him “the Mets’ best free agent option this offseason.” (title has since been changed) Dear...
Terry Collins has been endorsed by this blog several times to come back to manage the New York Mets next season, but only if that is a multi-year contract. Collins should tell the Mets “no thanks,’’ and walk away if the contract offer is for one year or one plus an option. Anything else puts him in lame duck status and that’s not fair.
Collins doesn’t have many “serious’’...
The MLB Playoff Bound Cincinnati Reds ace pitcher Mat Latos fired back at fans critical of his recent mediocre outing against the Pittsburgh Pirates by disclosing that he’s been pitching hurt since before the All-Star break. After a 6-inning, 4-run performance against the Bucs, in which the Reds are in a street fight for the National League Central and/or Wild Card home game, Reds...
By all accounts, Mat Latos has pitched exceptionally well for the Reds this season. But he says he has been doing so hurt since late June.
According to the Cincinnati Enquirer, Latos told a reporter that he has been battling an abdominal strain since pitching against the Texas Rangers on June 30.
His comments came while discussing his discontent with fans criticizing his performance...
The Reds failed to come up with the run they needed to keep their hopes of a division championship alive. They still hope to play the NL wild card game at home.
Daisuke Matsuzaka scattered four hits in 7 2-3 shutout innings to win his third consecutive start, outdueling Cincinnati's Mat Latos in the New York Mets' 1-0 victory over the Reds on Wednesday.
The Reds came into...
Frustrated by fan reaction after a poor start against the Pittsburgh Pirates, Reds right-hander Mat Latos revealed that he has been pitching with an abdominal strain since the end of June. In a conversation with Shannon Russell of the Cincinnati Enquirer, Latos spoke of the digital harassment his wife received on Twitter during a difficult outing on September 21st, where he allowed...
The Mets come back to Citi Field and bring the literally fighting Brewers back with them. Daisuke Matsuzaka finished off the Reds yesterday with a great start yesterday and won essentially without the offense involved. Today Dillon Gee gets the nod. On the see Gee is 12-10 over 31 starts and 193.0 innings with a 3.54 ERA. In the month of September, he has pitched two excellent games...
Daisuke Matsuzaka hurled 7.2 shutout innings as the New York Mets beat the Cincinnati Reds 1-0 this afternoon at Great American Ball Park.
Dice-K was superb, holding the Reds to just four hits and two walks in what was undoubtedly his best performance of the season. Dice-K was an intimidating presence on the mound and displayed improved command while owning the inside part of the...
How can one be angry after a 1-0 win which helps spoil playoff positioning for another team? Well let me show you:
First off, Daisuke Matsuzaka, who will be known more for Dice Clock than he will for his recent stretch of good pitching, pitched seven and two thirds of scoreless baseball to get the win in his first ever start against the Cincinnati Reds. He has a 1.37 ERA in his...
Summary: The AZL Padres lost in the semi-finals of the AZL playoffs. The 2013 edition of the club was their best team in this league since Jaff Decker, Mat Latos and company powered the 2008 team. The teams strength was talented young position players.
Overview: We used a simple formula for the awards. A player is eligible with whichever team he appeared for the most. For the top...
Mets (72-85) at Reds (90-68) • 12:35 PM
RHP Daisuke Matsuzaka (2-3, 5.52) vs. RHP Mat Latos (14-6, 3.23)
Eric Young, Jr. – LF
Justin Turner – 3B
Daniel Murphy – 2B
Lucas Duda – 1B
Juan Lagares – CF
Mike Baxter – RF
Juan Centeno – C
Wilfredo Tovar – SS
Daisuke Matsuzaka – RHP
The Mets are 4-1 on their road trip which concludes today and are...