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Matt Harvey and Jacob deGrom: Baseball’s Next Great Dynamic Duo?

We’re all familiar with the many unique aspects that make Baseball the true National Pastime. The game can conceivably go on forever. It’s the only sport where the defense has the ball. The team trying to score is outnumbered 9 to 1. My personal favorite is that it’s a team sport based around a collection […]
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Things Falling Into Place For Mets

Maybe there are omens, if you believe in such things, but there is so much to like about what’s happening for the Mets, and it could be personified by Logan Verrett. Not only did the Mets get five innings from Verrett in his start for Matt Harvey, but got eight strong – with eight strikes in today’s series clinching win over the Rockies. Things don’t often fall into place...
Via New York Mets Report
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Matt Harvey 'on board' with Mets skipping his turn in rotation

    Get ready for a potential controversy in the Big Apple. The New York Mets announced on Friday that they will skip Matt Harvey’s next turn in the rotation in order to keep his innings down. The pitcher says he is “on board” with the decision. “The innings are adding up — we have kind of been discussing that the whole time. I told them I was completely on board...
Via Larry Brown Sports
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Matt Harvey Could Have Start Against Rockies Skipped On Sunday

Terry Collins told reporters this afternoon, that the team is considering the possibility of skipping Sunday’s scheduled start for Matt Harvey. It’s not official as of yet, but my guess is that they will wait to see how the Mets do during the next three games and where they are in the standings before making […]
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Matt Harvey Does Not Accept Mediocrity

I wanted to update this post with something Matt Harvey posted on MLB’s Snapchat this afternoon. It’s just another reason why I am so glad that we have a player with this kind of focus and high aspirations on our team. Harvey epitomizes everything I want to see from this team. * * * * * […]
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9 days ago  |  Discuss

Harvey Battles Against Pittsburgh, But Receives Little Support

Matt Harvey delivered another solid performance yesterday, but he received little support from his teammates. He tossed six strong innings while allowing only one run and striking out six. However, he got a no decision as the Mets’ lineup struggled to score against the Pirates’ pitching. This has unfortunately been a theme throughout Harvey’s career. […]
Via Mets Merized Online
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Not a bad weekend, huh?

Newsflash: this Pirates team is pretty good. They just completed a road sweep against a first place team despite starting the bottom three of the current rotation. They took the season series from the Mets without ever trailing in any of the six games. They won a game against Matt Harvey with a lineup that looked like a joke, as McCutchen, Kang, and Cervelli all got the day off....
Via Raise the Jolly Roger!
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Will Innings Limits Stifle New York Mets’ Dominant Starters?

NEW YORK, NY – AUGUST 11: Matt Harvey #33 of the New York Mets celebrates the final out of the eighth inning against the Colorado Rockies on August 11, 2015 at Citi Field in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images) Even before they took first place, the Mets were held afloat by their starting rotation. Their youth means they...
Via The Sports Journal
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Gut Reaction: Mets 2, Nationals 1 (7/31)

What a game this turned out to be. Matt Harvey looked like a man on a mission tonight, as he went 7.2 innings, struck out 9 and allowed one run. He allowed his first hit in the sixth inning, and looked in complete control through his start. With two outs in the eighth inning, the umpires ruled that Harvey hit Clint Robinson on the foot, although the replay was did not show his foot...
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Matt Harvey fires back on Instagram after catching heat for private jet pic

Matt Harvey took to Instagram to fire back at critics after he was roundly ripped on social media for posting a photograph of himself enjoying the luxurious environs and posh amenities he was afforded during a recent flight on a private jet. The New York Mets ace on Thursday morning posted a photograph to Instagram...Read More The post Matt Harvey fires back on Instagram after catching...
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July 09, 2015  |  Discuss

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