Category: ‘Starting Pitchers’

Playoff History for Los Angeles’ Dodgers Aces Favorable for New York Mets
October 8th, 2015 at 8:15 AM
The biggest hurdle the New York Mets will have to overcome in the National League Division Series is the co-aces of the Los Angeles Dodgers. Clayton Kershaw (16-7, 2.13 ERA) and Zack Greinke (19-3, 1.66 ERA) are without a doubt the best 1-2 punch in the major leagues, and each...

Steven Matz Tosses Successful Bullpen Session
October 6th, 2015 at 2:17 PM
The New York Mets held a full squad workout this afternoon ahead of their playoff series with the Los Angeles Dodgers. While the workout was overshadowed by Matt Harvey's mysterious absence, it did produce some positive news for the rotation. Lefty Steven Matz, who is still in the mix for...

Matt Harvey not Present for Mandatory Workouts Tuesday
October 6th, 2015 at 2:04 PM
The New York Mets held their first workouts at Citi Field today in preparation for their National League Division Series with the Los Angeles Dodgers. Everyone was present except for one notable absence. Starting pitcher Matt Harvey was not in attendance for the workouts, reports. While most reporters were...

New York Mets Could Use Jacob DeGrom on Short Rest If Trailing in NLDS
October 6th, 2015 at 8:42 AM
The New York Mets' playoff rotation appears strong with a trio of talented young right handers set to start against the Los Angeles Dodgers. Jacob deGrom will be up first in Game 1, followed by Noah Syndergaard in Game 2 and Matt Harvey in Game 3. The Dodgers will be...

Steven Matz’s NLDS Fate Will Be Decided Later This Week
October 5th, 2015 at 4:19 PM
After yesterday's 1-0 win over the Washington Nationals, the New York Mets announced that Jacob deGrom, Noah Syndergaard, and Matt Harvey will be their first three playoff starters. The fourth starter was not announced, although it is clear the Mets are hoping Steven Matz is healthy enough to make that...