Category: ‘Game Reviews’

Pittsburgh Pirates’ GM Regrets Trading for Jonathon Niese
July 16th, 2016 at 6:13 AM
The New York Mets made one of their savviest moves of the winter when they traded starting pitcher Jonathon Niese to the Pittsburgh Pirates for second baseman Neil Walker. Walker has been a steady presence for the Mets at second base, batting .254 with 15 homers and 37 RBI's in...

Mets 101 Game Preview: Pittsburgh Pirates at New York Mets
June 14th, 2016 at 3:56 PM
The New York Mets (34-28) are finally back home after another 10 game road trip. This trip saw the Mets go 5-5, which is not great but respectable considering how many injuries they are juggling. Neil Walker injured his back late in the trip while Michael Conforto was a new...

Acquisition of Kelly Johnson Shows That New York Mets are Treating 2016 Differently than 2015
June 11th, 2016 at 7:51 AM
The New York Mets made an aggressive move earlier this week when they acquired infielder Kelly Johnson from the Atlanta Braves for minor leaguer Akeel Morris. Johnson hasn't done much in 2016, batting just .215 with one homer and 10 RBI's as a Brave, but the Mets are banking on...

New York Mets Acquire Kelly Johnson from Atlanta Braves
June 8th, 2016 at 12:39 PM
In a year that's started to gain an eerie sense of deja vu, the New York Mets added to that effect by bringing back an old friend. The Mets acquired infielder Kelly Johnson from the Atlanta Braves in exchange for minor league prospect Akeel Morris, ESPN New York's Adam Rubin...

New York Mets Trade Darrell Ceciliani to Toronto Blue Jays for Cash
February 2nd, 2016 at 3:50 PM
The New York Mets waived Darrell Ceciliani last week in order to make room for Yoenis Cespedes on their 40 man roster. Ceciliani will now have a new home, as ESPN New York's Adam Rubin reports the Mets will trade him to the Toronto Blue Jays for cash considerations. In...