Category: ‘Game Reviews’

Robert Gsellman, Bullpen Save Day as Mets Secure Critical Opener with 7-4 Win Over Cardinals
August 23rd, 2016 at 11:58 PM
St. Louis-With the New York Mets needing to pick up a series win against the St. Louis Cardinals to stay alive in the wild card race, the last thing they wanted to do was have to go to the bullpen early. That happened tonight after starting pitcher Jonathon Niese left...

Noah Syndergaard Tosses Eight Shutout Innings as Mets Blank Giants 2-0
August 21st, 2016 at 10:44 PM
San Francisco-A recurring theme for the New York Mets in the second half was the inefficiency of starting pitcher Noah Syndergaard. Syndergaard, who started the year pitching deep into games with regularity, has struggled over his past eight starts as teams have begun to run up high pitch counts on...

Yoenis Cespedes Homers Twice to Help Mets Snap Three Game Losing Streak
August 20th, 2016 at 7:48 PM
San Francisco-The catalyst for the New York Mets' second half run a year ago was outfielder Yoenis Cespedes. Cespedes had an immediate impact, launching 17 homers over six weeks to help the Mets storm back to win the National League East title. Things haven't been the same for the Mets...

New York Mets Continue to Sink with 8-1 Loss to San Francisco Giants
August 20th, 2016 at 9:34 AM
San Francisco-There may still be 40 games left in the season, but it feels like the end is closing in quickly for the New York Mets. The return of Yoenis Cespedes and Asdrubal Cabrera appeared to only inspire spot starter Seth Lugo, who only allowed three runs in 6.2 innings...

Jacob DeGrom Implodes Mid-Game as Giants Top Mets 10-7
August 19th, 2016 at 8:29 AM
San Francisco-This season has been a case of whatever can go wrong, will go wrong for the New York Mes. Last night's game with the San Francisco Giants was a perfect example. The Mets got a rare lead off Madison Bumgarner when Justin Ruggiano launched a grand slam in the...