Analysis

More Mets clear waivers…

August 15, 2011 // 0 Comments

According to Adam Rubin of ESPN New York, four more Mets have reportedly cleared waivers. Yesterday, Buster Olney reportesd that Chris Capuano has cleared waivers. Now, Jason Bay, Angel Pagan, Willie Harris, and D.J. Carrasco have now cleared them too. Pagan and Carrasco could definitely be traded. [...]

Series preview: at Padres

August 15, 2011 // 0 Comments

The Mets start a three-game series in San Diego tonight at 10:05. Here are the pitching matchups: Tonight (10:05): R.A. Dickey (5-11, 3.75) vs. Aaron Harang (11-3, 3.95) Haarang’s last start was against the Mets at Citi Field. He pitched 5.1 innings and allowed three runs on ten hits, while [...]

Mike Pelfrey is finally blooming? No, no he isn’t…

August 14, 2011 // 0 Comments

Mike Pelfrey pitched very well in last night’s 6-4 Met loss to the Diamondbacks, giving up just two earned runs in four innings of work. He left the game after being hit with a line drive off the bat of Gerardo Parra before he could record an out in the fifth inning. The Met two-run [...]

Series preview: at Diamondbacks

August 12, 2011 // 0 Comments

Tonight at 9 p.m., the Mets start a three-game series in Arizona against the Diamondbacks. Here are the pitching matchups: Tonight (9:40 ET): Dillon Gee (10-3, 3.93) vs. Ian Kennedy (14-3, 3.20) Kennedy has been stellar this season, recording 14 wins, the second most in the National League behind [...]

Reaction: Murphy and Reyes injuries

August 7, 2011 // 0 Comments

Daniel Murphy and Jose Reyes both left today’s game against the Braves with injuries. Jose, who was on the disabled list last month with a tight hamstring, aggravated the same injury today, sometime in the first two innings. Reyes has often had his name thrown around in National League MVP [...]

Does Daniel Murphy’s bat make up for his defense?

August 3, 2011 // 2 Comments

  Dan Murphy has been fantastic for the Mets this season… at least with his bat. Murphy is hitting a stellar .319 this season, which is fifth in the National League. Originally competing for the starting second base job in Spring Training, Murphy showed promise with his bat, but his [...]
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