Category: ‘Game Reviews’

Report: New York Mets Unlikely to Trade for More Relief Help
August 25th, 2016 at 12:48 AM
The New York Mets spent much of their time prior to the non-waiver trade deadline eyeing relief help. The big focus was on a veteran right handed reliever who could help the Mets in the seventh inning, but the team's focus shifted in the days prior to the August 1st...

St. Louis Cardinals Rock Jacob DeGrom, New York Mets to Even Series
August 24th, 2016 at 11:13 PM
St. Louis-Just over a week ago, the New York Mets would have felt very confident in having Jacob deGrom on the mound in a big game. deGrom was on an absolute tear, giving up a total of 13 runs over his previous 10 starts. The last two starts have seen...

Report: Yoenis Cespedes Wants to Remain in New York for Next Few Years
August 24th, 2016 at 6:44 PM
When the New York Mets brought back outfielder Yoenis Cespedes unexpectedly in the offseason, one of the key parts of the three year contract was an opt out. Cespedes is getting paid 27.5 million dollars this season and is scheduled to make just under 23 million dollars in each of...

Mets 101 Game Preview: New York Mets at St. Louis Cardinals
August 24th, 2016 at 5:37 PM
The New York Mets (63-62) picked up a huge win over the St. Louis Cardinals (66-58) last night, but it didn't go according to the initial script. Starter Jonathon Niese had to depart the game after facing just four batters, leaving the game in the hands of Robert Gsellman and...

Robert Gsellman Will Get His Chance in Rotation After Saving Day for Mets
August 24th, 2016 at 3:17 PM
When Robert Gsellman got his shot at the big league level, the New York Mets were planning on using him as a long reliever. The Mets weren't expecting to have to call on Gsellman in the first inning of a big game against the St. Louis Cardinals with runners on...