Category: ‘Mets 101 Features’

New York Mets’ Roster Coming into Focus as Opening Day Approaches
March 28th, 2017 at 6:59 PM
With only one game left in their Grapefruit League schedule, the New York Mets are shifting their focus towards Opening Day. The regular season kicks off for the Mets on Monday at Citi Field, but before that happens they will need to finalize their 25 man roster. The Mets have...

New York Mets, St. Louis Cardinals Play to Draw in Port St. Lucie
March 28th, 2017 at 3:55 PM
The New York Mets played their final home exhibition contest this afternoon against the St. Louis Cardinals, and it ended up being an uneventful one. The teams played to a 3-3 draw at First Data Field, with all of the offense coming via the long ball. Matt Adams hit a...

Report: Steven Matz Felt Good After Long Toss Session This Morning
March 27th, 2017 at 6:22 PM
With Opening Day a week away, the biggest question the New York Mets need to figure out is if Steven Matz will be ready to start the season. Matz, the talented but injury prone left hander, was forced to miss a scheduled start today due to elbow irritation. With the...

Zack Wheeler Makes Rotation Case as New York Mets Top Miami Marlins 5-0
March 27th, 2017 at 5:47 PM
On a day when the New York Mets wanted to see one of their starters make a compelling argument to join the rotation, Zack Wheeler delivered. While Seth Lugo struggled against a tough Nationals' lineup in Port St. Lucie, Wheeler was tasked with facing the Miami Marlins' starting lineup in...

Seth Lugo Struggles as Washington Nationals Shut Out New York Mets 6-0
March 27th, 2017 at 5:35 PM
With a potential rotation spot up for grabs depending on the health of Steven Matz, today was a big day for the New York Mets' starting pitchers. The two top candidates to fill in for Matz, Seth Lugo and Zack Wheeler, each drew a start in one of the Mets'...