Johan Santana was rocked by the Braves last night, giving up six runs (four of them earned) over 1.1 innings, the shortest outing of his career. The fanbase panicked, voicing their concerns over Santana’s health on Twitter. Luckily, Santana insisted that he is alright and that there is no health concern at this point.
Starting tonight at 7:10, the Mets begin a three-game series with the red-hot Braves. The Mets are coming off a series win in Philadelphia, in which they took two out of three. In the first game, R.A. Dickey outdueled Cliff Lee, allowing just one run over seven innings of work. Jason Bay hit his first home run of the year,… Read more →
Here are your news and notes for today: The Mets won yesterday, beating the Braves by a score of 1-0. Johan Santana was stellar in his first big league start in 19 months, tossing five scoreless while holding the Braves to just two hits. You can read recaps at Real Dirty Mets, ESPN New York, and Mets Merized Online. Speaking… Read more →
Nice start to what will hopefully be a promising season. Let’s go Mets!
The Mets today announced the starting rotation to start off the season. At the top, after nearly 19 months of rehab and recovery is Johan Santana. It was expected that he would be ready for Opening Day and that he would start, but this is a symbolic move for Terry Collins and the Mets. Following Santana, the rotation will go:… Read more →
The starting rotation, as you know, can make or break a season. In order to win, you need a solid number one at the top, along with depth, depth, and more depth. The 2012 Mets rotation, once again, is filled with unknowns. There are veterans looking to prove that they still belong, as well as youth trying to cement their… Read more →
Here is some news from regarding the Mets organization Shortstop Ruben Tejada is expected to arrive in camp today, according to Andy McCullough of the Star-Ledger. According to the article, Ruben and Daniel Murphy will be working together every day for all of spring training once Tejada arrives. McCullough also reported that the Mets will be pushing back Johan Santana‘s first… Read more →
Here is some news from regarding the Mets organization Former clubhouse manager Charlie Samuels pleaded guilty to charges of stealing uniforms, bats, and more from the Mets over his 30 years in the Met organization. He avoided jail time, and will pay a $50,000 fine. Mookie Wilson will become a “Team Ambassador” this season, appearing at charity events for the… Read more →