Category: ‘Game Reviews’

New York Mets Blow Late Lead in 5-4 Loss to Pittsburgh Pirates
May 27th, 2017 at 11:37 PM
Pittsburgh-In the early going, it looked as if things would come up roses for the New York Mets. The Mets stroked three homers in the early innings to build a 4-3 lead over the Pittsburgh Pirates, but they left eight men on base in the process. It looked like that...

Jacob DeGrom, Neil Walker Help New York Mets Rout Pittsburgh Pirates 8-1
May 26th, 2017 at 10:25 PM
Pittsburgh-With Noah Syndergaard on the shelf, the New York Mets need Jacob deGrom to serve as their ace in his absence. deGrom played the role of stopper for the Mets last week, tossing seven shutout innings to defeat the Los Angeles Angels. The Mets needed more of the same from...

New York Mets Deliver Flat Performance as San Diego Padres Win Series
May 25th, 2017 at 11:04 PM
New York-On a rainy night in Queens, the New York Mets played as dreadfully as the weather. The Mets opted to play their pitching matchup conservatively, bumping Jacob deGrom for Rafael Montero to avoid having a deGrom outing shortened by rain. The move predictably didn't work as Montero (L, 0-4)...

Questionable Pitching Decisions from Terry Collins Cost New York Mets in 6-5 Loss
May 24th, 2017 at 11:34 PM
New York-The New York Mets have had a pitching problem this season, and a big part of that issue is a bad bullpen. The bullpen has been no doubt overworked, which can partially be attributed to the inability of the starters to get consistently deep into games, but Mets' manager...

New York Mets Use Seven Run First Inning To Cruise to 9-3 Win Over San Diego Padres
May 23rd, 2017 at 10:25 PM
New York-After a bad finish to their series with the Los Angeles Angels, the New York Mets wanted to get off to a good start in their series against the San Diego Padres. The Mets didn't wait very long, piling up a season high seven first inning runs against the...