4:06 PM EDT, Tue August 21, 2018
SNY TV 2 hours ago

Mets RHP Zack Wheeler has blossomed, and here's how he did it

Zack Wheeler pitched a gem on Monday night, dropping his ERA to 3.63 and looking every inch like the ace the Mets hoped for when they acquired him.
Amazin Avenue 2 hours ago
Jacob deGrom’s stellar season: Start #25

Jacob deGrom’s stellar season: Start #25

The righty pitched his first complete game this season against the Phillies. This seemed like it was shaping up to be a tough week for Jacob deGrom to keep pace in the Cy Young race. Both Aaron Nola and Max Scherzer pitched shortly before it was Jacob deGrom’s turn and the gauntlet was thrown. Scherzer didn’t allow any runs in his most recent start and deGrom even got an up close view of Nola dominating the Mets before he was set to take the mound the next day. Seeimingly unfazed by his two closest competitors for the Cy Young, deGrom pitched one of his best games of the season. It was...
Amazin Avenue 3 hours ago
Mets Minor League Players of the Week: Week Nineteen

Mets Minor League Players of the Week: Week Nineteen

What minor league players put up the best numbers this past week, August 12th to August 18th? Pitcher of the Week Nicolas Debora 2018 Season: 23 G (8 GS), 79.0 IP, 77 H, 35 R, 29 ER (3.30 ERA), 31 BB, 73 K (Short-A/Low-A/High-A) Week: 1 G (1 GS), 7.0 IP, 1 H, 1 R, 0 ER, 1 BB, 10 K (Low-A) Nicolas Debora was on the older side when he signed with the Mets in January 2012, inking a deal with the team at the “advanced” age of eighteen. Given a $115,000 bonus, he was assigned to the Dominican Summer League, as most international rookies are, and things got off to a rough start. After...
SNY TV 3 hours ago

The Mets' roster construction is the problem, not Dominic Smith

People focusing on Dominic Smith's blunder Monday night are missing the larger issue, which is that he shouldn't be in left field.
Rising Apple 4 hours ago

Mets: If this was a winning team, Jacob deGrom could be MVP

The Mets entered Monday with a 54-69 record. If the team didn’t magically deflate, Jacob deGrom would have a shot at winning the MVP award. It’s rare to see a pitcher win the MVP award, but it’s done twice in the last seven seasons. Clayton Kershaw won it in 2014 and Justin Verlander won it […] Mets: If this was a winning team, Jacob deGrom could be MVP - Rising Apple - Rising Apple - A New York Mets Blog Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More