Category: Mets Starting Pitching

Jeremy Hefner - Mets pitching coach (Photo: baseballhappenings.net)
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Mets: Getting to know Jeremy Hefner – the team’s new pitching coach

The Mets hope their third pitching coach over a year is the key to decipher the potential of their staff. Jeremy Hefner could be the…

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Seth Lugo, Premier Mets Reliever (Photo: New York Times)
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Mets: Why are they even considering moving Seth Lugo into the rotation?

The Mets, in lieu of their need to replace Zack Wheeler in the rotation, are toying with moving Seth Lugo, from their decaying bullpen to…

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Mets linked to Rick Porcello (Photo: Boston Globe)
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Mets linked to Rick Porcello: Is that the best you can do, Brodie?

The Mets need a starting pitcher to replace Zack Wheeler. At most, Rick Porcello is a band-aid and a costly one at that…sounds all too…

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Mets Marcus Stroman in the 2020 spotlight (Photo: thespun.com)
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The Mets need more from Marcus Stroman and Steven Matz – a lot more

The Mets have a solid starting rotation. But to take the next step, Marcus Stroman and Steven Matz need to be better than the .500…

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Zack Wheeler: Potential free-agent 2020 (Photo: CBSsports.com
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Mets qualifying offer to Zack Wheeler is the right move

The Mets, strategically or otherwise, did the right thing offering Zack Wheeler $18 million to stay with the team for 2020. Now, the ball is…

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Steven Matz - On The Rise (Photo: SNY)
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Steven Matz: On Why He Can Be The Met’s Next Jerry Koosman

Steven Matz will never be the ace of the Met’s staff. But he has taken leaps and bounds this season in showing why he’s a…

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Citi Field, Home of the New York Mets (Photo: YouTube.com)
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The Mets Get Their Report Cards For The 2019 Season

As the Mets are winding down the season, it’s time for the former teacher to hand out their report cards. Let’s see how my grades…

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Mickey Callaway, Distressed Mets Manager (Photo: CBS Sports)
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Mickey Callaway: This Robotic Reliance On The Bullpen Has To Stop

Last night, Mickey Callaway played the role of a robot by going to his bullpen when had another choice. Turn your starters loose once in…

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