Downtrodden Mets Swept In Washington As Cubs Come Into Town

By Paul DiSclafani: The Mets offense suffered a season high 23 consecutive shutout innings during their three game sweep at the hands of First Place Washington, being outscored 20-6 while dropping a whopping six games behind the Nationals and falling into third place behind the Marlins in the National League East. After a 2-7 road trip against the Braves and Nationals in which they scored just … Continue reading Downtrodden Mets Swept In Washington As Cubs Come Into Town

Injuries Continue To Mount As Mets Lose Again In Washington

By Paul DiSclafani: Two more losses and more injuries. What is going on with the National League champion Mets? Since the Mets limped into Washington, we learned that both Steven Matz and Noah Syndergaard are pitching with bone chips in the elbows. While they are expected to continue pitching with said bone chips, how effective they will be depends on their tolerance to pain.  Many … Continue reading Injuries Continue To Mount As Mets Lose Again In Washington

Thor Hammers Nats With 10 K’s; Mets Take Scherzer Deep Twice For 2-0 Win

By Paul DiSclafani: The wait is finally over. With almost a quarter of the 2016 baseball season gone, the Mets and Nationals didn’t get to face off against each other until tonight.  They are going to play five more times over the next eight games and if tonight is any indication, we are in for some great baseball. Ace’s Noah Syndergaard and Max Scherzer provided the backdrop … Continue reading Thor Hammers Nats With 10 K’s; Mets Take Scherzer Deep Twice For 2-0 Win

“I’m Going To Throw That Fastball Until They Prove They Can Hit It”; Mets Back Syndergaard With 4 HR

By Paul DiSclafani: David Wright blasts his first two home runs of the season and Noah Syndergaard strikes out eight in seven innings as the Mets (6-6) even their record with a 5-2 win over the Phillies in Philadelphia. Lucas Duda (1) and Neil Walker (4) also hit home runs to give the Mets 11 in the first four games of this 9-game road trip. … Continue reading “I’m Going To Throw That Fastball Until They Prove They Can Hit It”; Mets Back Syndergaard With 4 HR

Mets Drop Fourth Straight, Waste 12 K’s by Syndergaard

By: Paul DiSclafani Noah Syndergaard induced the Miami Marlins (3-3) to swing and miss 26 times, striking out 12 of them during his seven innings, but the Mets offense continues to be stuck in neutral as they managed just three hits in a 2-1 loss.  The Mets (2-5) have now lost four straight, scoring just six runs on 20 hits. “I’m concerned about them”, manager Terry … Continue reading Mets Drop Fourth Straight, Waste 12 K’s by Syndergaard

Mets Blow Bartolo’s Gem, Fall to the Phillies, 1-0

By Paul DiSclafani: FLUSHING, NY:  All off-season and all Spring, if you talked about the Mets, you talked about their young, stud, starting pitchers – Matt Harvey, Jacob deGrom, Noah Syndergaard, Steven Matz and the returning Zack Wheeler. And oh yeah, you had the other guy that looked like a softball pitcher, Bartolo Colon. The other guy had a good night tonight. Although the Phillies … Continue reading Mets Blow Bartolo’s Gem, Fall to the Phillies, 1-0

Syndergaard Dominates Royals as Mets Shut Out Champs, 2-0

By: Paul DiSclafani KANSAS CITY: Noah Syndergaard struck out nine batters over six shutout innings and Neil Walker hit a 2-run home run as the Mets (1-1) get a split in their two game season opening series against the World Champions, shutting out the Royals (1-1), 2-0.  The Royals received their Championship rings in a ceremony before the game, but they couldn’t touch Syndergaard or … Continue reading Syndergaard Dominates Royals as Mets Shut Out Champs, 2-0