Category: ‘Game Reviews’

Report: Steven Matz Doesn’t Have Ligament Damage in Elbow
May 16th, 2016 at 5:28 PM
The New York Mets have been tight lipped about the condition of left hander Steven Matz's elbow. Matz was skipped in the rotation over the weekend after reporting elbow soreness following his start a week ago in Los Angeles. The Mets chose to play it safe with their young lefty,...

Daniel Murphy Set for Return to Citi Field Tomorrow Night
May 16th, 2016 at 2:46 PM
The surprising hero of last October's playoff run for the New York Mets was second baseman Daniel Murphy. Murphy, who had always been a solid hitter but never mistaken for a slugger, morphed into Babe Ruth for a two week stretch. During those two magical weeks, Murphy hit a home...

Minor League Mondays: Dilson Herrera Crushing Pacific Coast League
May 16th, 2016 at 12:44 PM
The New York Mets decided in the offseason to part with second baseman Daniel Murphy, instead acquiring Neil Walker from the Pittsburgh Pirates for 2016. Walker is only under contract for one year, and a big reason why the Mets went with Walker over Murphy is that they believe their...

Neil Walker Hopes to Return to New York Mets’ Lineup Tomorrow
May 10th, 2016 at 12:56 PM
New York Mets' second baseman Neil Walker hopes to return to the lineup tomorrow night,'s Anthony DiComo reports. Walker has missed each of the Mets' past two games to rest his bruised right shin. The injury originally occurred over the weekend in San Diego, when Walker fouled pitches off...

Steven Matz Locked in for New York Mets After Disastrous First Start
May 5th, 2016 at 11:33 AM
New York Mets' starting pitcher Steven Matz had a rough start to his 2016 season, allowing seven runs in the second inning against the Miami Marlins back on April 11th. This wasn't entirely Matz's fault, as he hadn't pitched in a big league game in 10 days, but his ERA...