Post Tagged with: "Citi Field"

Mets add a Pitcher

Mets add a Pitcher

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor With the Mets bullpen struggles there is need for help. Though GM Brodie Van Wegeden said Saturday prior to the Mets-Cardinals game at Citi Field, “We will improve.” Friday at Citi Field the Mets late […]

by · June 15, 2019 · Sports
Yankees-Mets Resume Series

Yankees-Mets Resume Series

By Rich Mancuso/Sports Editor Here we go again as the Yankees and Mets resume their interleague borough series in the Bronx Monday night. Though the novelty of this series is long gone this is still Yankees-Mets and baseball bragging rights […]

by · June 9, 2019 · Sports
Easy Solution Or Not Is The Roof

Easy Solution Or Not Is The Roof

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor The equation with baseball and the rain is a retractable roof though not as easy to figure the answer. For some reason, and difficult to get the proper response, there is never a viable explanation […]

by · May 15, 2019 · Sports
No Worry “Thor” Has Returned

No Worry “Thor” Has Returned

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor Contagious pitching can be like the hitting. You can say that about the Mets the past two games at Citi Field. Jacob deGrom had to improve and he delivered Wednesday night in a Mets loss […]

by · May 2, 2019 · Sports
Gio returned To His Favorite Ballpark

Gio returned To His Favorite Ballpark

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor This is how it works. The Mets were the preferred choice for Gio Gonzalez but the bullpen was not suitable. So the Milwaukee Brewers were second on the list and their struggling pitching staff needed […]

by · April 28, 2019 · Sports
No Quit Mets Get It Done At Home

No Quit Mets Get It Done At Home

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor Mets Have No Quit Who said the Mets had no ability to get the big hit at Citi Field? Five home runs and a comeback 6-5 win over the Washington Nationals at Citi Field Saturday […]

by · April 7, 2019 · Sports
Mets Home Opener Was Another Loss At Citi

Mets Home Opener Was Another Loss At Citi

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor Last season the Mets finished with the worst home record in baseball. They do not want that trend to continue this year and started the first six games on the road taking five of six […]

by · April 4, 2019 · Sports
Jacob deGrom, NY Mets (Twitter)

Coppola: Having Steak For Dinner Is Jacob deGrom

By William Coppola It was on a nice Thursday evening on May 15th, 2014 to be exact, that I first saw Jacob deGrom pitch in a Major League game. He was brought up from AAA Las Vegas that night to […]

by · March 26, 2019 · Sports
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Difference Is Depth

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor Always from this perspective it has been called the “Rights Of Spring.”  And there are always setbacks in spring training with the questions to establish a 25-man roster. But with the Mets there are always […]

by · February 26, 2019 · Sports
Mets Host Annual Blood Drive

Mets Host Annual Blood Drive

METS TO HOST BLOOD DRIVE JANUARY 9 AT CITI FIELD The New York Mets will host their annual Winter Blood Drive on Wednesday, January 9 from 11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. in the Foxwoods Club at Citi Field. Fans donating […]

by · January 4, 2019 · Sports
Sep 17, 2013; New York, NY, USA; New York Mets starting pitcher Zack Wheeler (45) throws the ball against the San Francisco Giants during the second inning of a game at Citi Field. Mandatory Credit: Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports

Coppola: Need For Speed Not What You Think

By William Coppola The obsession with fastball (FB) velocity by the media, fans, amateur baseball and yes even people in both scouting and player development in professional baseball is way off base. In a world where even political leaders and […]

by · December 24, 2018 · Sports
Ramos to Mets and More To Come

Ramos to Mets and More To Come

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor You can argue that the Mets are a better team than they were in September. Another need was completed and made official Tuesday when Wilson Ramos signed on as the catcher. He is an upgrade […]

by · December 18, 2018 · Sports
Brodie On The Job

Brodie On The Job

By Rich Mancuso/ Sports Editor A few days on the job and GM Brodie Van Wagenen is making progress for the Mets. If you count that progress as in exploring roster moves for the offseason then that’s a start. Realize […]

by · November 9, 2018 · Sports
Apr 1, 2013; New York, NY, USA; Mr. Met tosses t-shirts into the stands during the seventh inning stretch of a MLB opening day game between the New York Mets and the San Diego Padres at Citi Field. Mandatory Credit: Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports

Coppola: When Will The Mets Be Great Again?

By William Coppola Hey, only about 159 days until pitchers and catchers Mets fans. Plenty of time for this organization to get their act together. Look for the Mets to be very active in the free agent market along with […]

by · September 6, 2018 · Sports
Coppola: Revamping The Mets

Coppola: Revamping The Mets

By William Coppola You know how when your old favorite lounge chair gets all raggedy and unattractive? You then know that it is ready for an overhaul for new springs and fabric, plus some wood stain. Well that’s exactly what […]

by · August 24, 2018 · Sports