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Mets Now 6.5 Games Up As They Beat Phillies 9-4

The Mets (70-56) defeated the Philadelphia Phillies (50-77) by a score of 9-4 tonight at Citizens Bank Park. Pitching: Bartolo Colon got the start for the Amazin’s tonight, and pitched very well, going seven strong innings, allowing zero earned runs on five hits while striking out eight and walking just two. Eric O’Flaherty relieved Colon […]
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Colon tosses 7 scoreless innings, Mets beat Phillies 9-4

PHILADELPHIA (AP) Bartolo Colon tossed five-hit ball and struck out eight in seven sharp innings, Michael Cuddyer hit a long homer and the NL East-leading New York Mets beat the Philadelphia Phillies 9-4 on Wednesday night. Colon (11-11) bounced back from a rough outing in Colorado, helping the Mets improve to 18-6 since July 31. They took a 6 1-2 game lead over second-place Washington...
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Mets win 8th straight game against Phillies behind Colon's seven shutout innings

View image | Final: Mets 9, Phillies 4 WP: Bartolo Colon (11-11, 4.68 ERA) LP: Jerad Eickhoff (1-1, 2.25 ERA) SV: Tyler Clippard (2) Philadelphia, PA - The Philadelphia Phillies (50-77) have fallen to the division-leading New York Mets (70-56) for the eighth consecutive time, and the 11th time...
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Game Chatter: Bartolo Colon vs Jerad Eickhoff (8/26/15)

Related Posts: Game Chatter: Jon Lester vs. Bartolo Colon (7/1/15) Game Chatter: Bud Norris vs. Bartolo Colon Game Chatter: Bartolo Colon vs Matt Cain (7/7/15) Game Chatter: Bartolo Colon vs Tom Koehler (8/3/15) Game Chatter: Bartolo Colon vs. Mat Latos (4/29/15)
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MMO Game Recap: Pirates 3, Mets 2

The Mets (63-53) were defeated by the Pittsburgh Pirates (67-46) by a score of 3-2 tonight at Citi Field. Pitching: The Pirates jumped out in front early on, as Neil Walker hit a solo home run off Bartolo Colon in the first inning. Colon regained his composure immediately, however, as the big righty pitched a […]
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New York Mets Drop Series on Sudden Pitching Problems

ST. PETERSBURG, FL – AUGUST 9: Bartolo Colon #40 of the New York Mets pitches during the first inning of a game against the Tampa Bay Rays on August 9, 2015 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida. (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images) The story of the New York Mets this season has been excellent pitching being stymied by no offense. Additions via trade gave them a necessary...
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Colon Struggles Yet Again, Should Mets Be Concerned?

During the Mets 4-3 loss to Tampa Bay, Bartolo Colon allowed four runs and nine hits in 6.2 innings. He surrendered the go-ahead home run to Rays’ rookie Richie Shaffer in the 7th inning, which put Tampa up for good. The loss was Colon’s 11th of the season and New York’s second in a row […]
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Bartolo Colon sticks out like a sore thumb in Mets’ rotation

The Mets set their rotation after the All-Star break so that their three best pitchers could square off against the Nationals in both of their three-game sets. The first one didn’t work out as well as we might have hoped, as the Mets went just 1-2, but this just completed set was a thing of beauty. The big three combined to allow just five earned runs in 21.2 IP for a 2.08 ERA...
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Bartolo Colon takes ridicule over his at-bats personally

Bartolo Colon, the portly, seemingly ageless 42-year-old New York Mets pitcher, is enjoying a remarkable season, defying logic with each successive successful outing. But what attracts even more attention than his great run on the mound of late is his often-comical at-bats. In fact, Colon’s wild, clumsy, off-balance swings — some that even cause his...Read More The post Bartolo...
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June 04, 2015  |  Discuss

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