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Collins Says Innings Limits Won’t Be A Major Issue

  According to Terry Collins, the Mets will not have any restrictive inning limits on their starters in  2016. However, the Mets will still be careful about their young arms due to the heavy work load they received during the postseason. “We went into the second half of the season with pitching issues that had to be handled and had to be dealt with,” Collins said. “Hopefully...
Via Mets Merized Online
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Mets GM collapses while announcing Collins extension

A frightening incident took place at Citi Field Wednesday afternoon when New York Mets general manager Sandy Alderson collapsed during a meeting with the media to announce manager Terry Collins’ two-year contract extension. According to Jared Diamond of the Wall Street Journal, Alderson turned pale and passed out after he was asked a question about...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Collins Ready To Move On From World Series, Focused on 2016

With Terry Collins signing a two year contract extension to stay in New York, the Mets’ manager says he’s ready to move on from the 2015 season. Collins’ fateful decision to leave Matt Harvey in the 9th inning of Game 5 has been the subject of intense scrutiny and is one that he immediately regretted. “I already had all my second thoughts that night,” Collins told The...
Via Mets Merized Online
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Mets sign Collins to two-year contract extension

Being the manager of a World Series team can’t hurt a guy’s job prospects. Mets skipper Terry Collins was in the final year of his contract, but the team is signing him to a two-year extension, according to the New York Daily News‘ Kristie Ackert. Sources: #Mets will announce Terry Collins back as manager on a two-year deal tomorrow. More on ...
Via The Outside Corner
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Terry Collins: ‘I’ll be second-guessing myself for a long time’

The World Series may have ended on Sunday night, but the outcome of Game 5 will haunt New York Mets manager Terry Collins for a long time. Collins let starter Matt Harvey begin the ninth inning holding a 2-0 lead despite the pitcher having thrown over 90 pitches in the game and lingering concerns over...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Harvey refused to leave game for Mets, gave up tying runs

Matt Harvey was the hero the New York Mets needed Sunday night, tossing eight shutout innings on 102 pitches for the home team. But The Dark Knight refused to leave the game headed into the ninth and surrendered a two-run lead.   This embed is invalid   " /> But Harvey couldn’t get the job done. Mets closer Jeurys Familia was warmed and ready to enter the game...
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Terry Collins second guessed by wife over use of Jeurys Familia

The level of scrutiny faced by managers and coaches is always high. However, it’s magnified even more during the postseason. During Game 4 of the World Series, Mets manager Terry Collins chose to use Tyler Clippard to begin the eighth inning with his club nursing a one-run lead over the Royals. After getting Alcides Escobar...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Mets, fastballs and pitching to a scouting report

The narrative, coming into the World Series, was impossible to ignore. Boiled down to its most simple form, it went like this: the Mets are here, playing in the World Series, because they throw really good fastballs. The Royals are here, playing in the World Series, because they’re really good at hitting fastballs. There’s much more to it than that, of course, but that was the...
Via Fangraphs
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Collins on Mets last November: 2015 is gonna be the year

New York Mets manager Terry Collins clearly had a good feeling long before spring training that the team would enjoy a successful 2015 season, going all the way back to last November. “2015 is gonna be the year,” Collins said two weeks before Thanksgiving, via the New York Post. “We’re gonna be in the mix to play in October. … We’ve been preaching patience for four...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
October 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Terry Collins wants to manage Mets for only two more seasons

Terry Collins has been seemingly unbothered by managing the New York Mets as a lame duck this season, as evidenced by his team sweeping the Chicago Cubs in the NLCS. The 66-year-old manager will almost certainly get an extension from the Mets in the near future, but he isn’t going to make them tack on...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
October 22, 2015  |  Discuss

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