Buck Showalter Gives Mets New Feel

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It’s easy to be positive when things are going well. When the New York Mets went 11–1 to start the season back in 2018, many of the things that were said then are being said again in 2022. Despite the fact that good April records often mean very little, there’s a new feel in Queens, […] READ MORE


Buck Showalter Hired as Mets Manager

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The New York Mets have hired Buck Showalter as their new manager, signing him to a three-year deal. Mets owner Steve Cohen announced the hire Saturday on Twitter. The move comes as little surprise, as Showalter was the frontrunner for the position for several weeks. I’m pleased to announce Buck Showalter as the new manager […] READ MORE


Luis Rojas Out as Mets Manager

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Luis Rojas is out as manager of the New York Mets, the team said in a statement on Monday. New York declined to pick up Rojas’ option for 2022 and hinted at other possible coaching changes. The move comes a day after the Mets wrapped up a disappointing 2021 campaign. After spending 103 days leading the […] READ MORE


Mets Play Spoiler as Season Winds Down

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Despite a promising start to the 2021 campaign, it appears the New York Mets will not make the postseason. They spent most of the first half leading the NL East, but key injuries and a dormant offense eventually caught up with them. The Mets now find themselves looking up at the Atlanta Braves and Philadelphia […] READ MORE


2021 New York Mets Week 10 In Review 6/7-6/13

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2021 New York Mets Week 10 In Review 6/7-6/13 Tuesday Hoping to bounce back from his previous performance, David Peterson started off the week for the 2021 New York Mets against Bruce Zimmermann and the Baltimore Orioles. Once again, Peterson got the early lead off of a Pete Alonso two-run home run in the top of the […] READ MORE


Ejection Inspection, Week Three: A Yawner of a Week

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Three Managers and Two Pitchers Get Yawner Ejections Welcome to Week Three of Ejection Inspection! The premise and ground rules are detailed here. The condensed version: each ejection from the previous week (Thursday through Wednesday) is listed in a table. The author – a former player/coach/umpire – analyzes each ejection and assigns it an entertainment […] READ MORE


New York Mets Sign Trevor May To Two-Year Contract

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It was a bit of a slow start to the off-season, but the New York Mets have officially made their first significant addition with the signing of relief pitcher Trevor May. The two sides agreed to a two-year contract pending a physical, according to Jeff Passan. The salary has yet to be announced at this […] READ MORE


Evaluating Luis Rojas’ First Season With the Mets

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It is tough to judge a manager based on just one season in the big leagues. It is even more challenging to evaluate them in a 60-game shortened season, but Luis Rojas has been through it all in his first season with the New York Mets. This team has underachieved drastically in all areas in […] READ MORE


Seth Lugo Being Moved to Starting Rotation for New York Mets

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Following the New York Mets win over the Miami Marlins on Wednesday, manager Luis Rojas announced that Seth Lugo will be moving to the rotation and will make the start Thursday night. The Mets rotation has been decimated with injuries, and with Steven Matz struggling, New York is opting to place Lugo in the rotation. […] READ MORE


The New York Mets 20 Game Review

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The New York Mets have now played exactly one-third of the 2020 season. After starting the season with a 3-7 record, the Mets have rebounded to go 6-4 and put them in the playoffs if the season would end before Friday’s games. But still, a 9-11 record is nothing to brag about when there are […] READ MORE