Found April 19, 2013 on
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New York Mets fans cheered and chanted “USA, USA” after Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar A. Tsarnaev, 19, was taken into custody Friday night. The Mets broadcast the news on their Jumbotron at Citi Field as they played the Washington Nationals.
BEST OF MAXIM
Everytime I watch Matt Harvey pitch, those words come to mind and it’s not just me. It’s become the Mets Meme on Twitter every time Harvey pitches. It’s brought up mockingly when you’re watching the game with other fans. Who knows, maybe those words give Matt Harvey a little extra motivation to prove SNY’s Matthew Cerrone wrong when he wrote back on March 8, “My bet...
Baseball 101: Regardless of the level of play, if a pitcher walks too many batters he will be beaten.
It is a baseball fundamental understood by everybody, with the exception of those insisting the Mets bring up Zack Wheeler, who walked six hitters in his last start.
WHEELER: Not ready.
The clamoring is getting louder in the wake of the Mets’ continued problems with the back end...
Juan Centeno (Photo by Gordon Donovan)
Unless you have been away from your computer, smart phone, or tablet for the past hour or so, you probably have already heard that Travis d’Arnaud will probably miss up to two months with a fracture in his foot.
This is crushing news, as Mets fans were started to get really excited about seeing the top catching prospect make his Flushing debut...
Since being promoted to the big leagues on July 26, 2012, Matt Harvey has lived up to, and at times, exceeded expectations. The former first round draft pick has become one of the toughest pitchers to hit in the National League since his debut and his confidence is on par with that of a veteran pitcher – a pitcher such as Tom Seaver, Jerry Koosman and Dwight Gooden, to name a...
Adam Rubin has reported that Mets top catching prospect Travis d'Arnaud broke his left foot in last night's game for the AAA Las Vegas 51's while pursuing a foul ball. It is not believed that the young catcher will need surgery because the fracture in non-displaced. When asked, Mets skipper Terry Collins said,
" It's part of the game. He's a catcher...
Matt Bowman is off to a solid start for Savannah.
Last Night’s Quick Scores
Savannah (7-7) dropped to Lakewood, 3-2
St. Lucie (9-5) droppedto Fort Myers, 11-8
Binghamton (8-6) topped New Hampshire, 4-3
Las Vegas (8-6) topped Sacramento, 10-6
Brandon Nimmo cooled off a little last night, and had his first game without a hit in almost a week. He still leads...
Justin Turner SS
Daniel Murphy 2B
David Wright 3B
John Buck C
Ike Davis 1B
Marlon Byrd RF
Lucas Duda LF
Collin Cowgill CF
Jeremy Hefner RHP
The Mets try to take the series today against the Nationals! Last night was a -ahem- Harvelous or Matt-tastic day for the Mets as Matt Harvey dominated the Nationals over 7 innings. Also during the game Ike and...
After news broke that Mets top prospect Travis d’Arnaud suffered a non-displaced fracture in the first metarsal bone, it sent fans into a frenzy regarding d’Arnaud’s future with the team. Many people have been saying that it is not in the best interest of the franchise to keep d’Arnaud behind the plate as a catcher. I have heard numerous fans calling for the Mets to move...
Bryce Harper launched home runs number 6 and 7 on Saturday afternoon.
On Saturday afternoon at Citi Field, the Nationals needed a little something extra to slip by the Mets. Gio Gonzalez imploded, Ryan Zimmerman headed to the disabled list, and Bryce Harper hit two home runs, the second being a mammoth shot that won the game for the Nationals 7-6 (and won us yet another parlay bet...
If the measure of an ace is their ability to come in and completely dominate a game for his team when they need it most, then Ross Detwiler was certainly the Nats’ ace last night. The 27-year-old starter came up big in the club’s 6-1 win, pitching seven innings, allowing just one earned run, and no walks, while striking out five batters.
This is the Ross Detwiler...
Bryce Harper launched two long home runs, including a
tiebreaking drive in the eighth inning, and also doubled Saturday
to lead the Washington Nationals over the New York Mets 7-6.