Harvey’s complement Isn’t Niese, or Wheeler, Gee His Robin? Hefner!
His record putrid His hand cold, his pitches crushed Marcum’s end draws nigh
A redemption night For returning Davis and Oft-K’d Nieuwenhuis
So the Mets, less than a month after dispatching Ike Davis to Las Vegas, have recalled him. He hit seven home runs in 92 at-bats there, but really, it is impossible to evaluate hitters and pitchers on numbers alone in Las Vegas, given the huge pro-hitting advantage of the ballpark,... Read More →
Recker, Nieuwenhuis Rescue Mets from epic loss Temporarily
Wait, what? Who got hit? He gave up how many runs? Really? Are you sure?
I find it interesting how much more often Dillon Gee is discussed within the context of future Mets rotations than Jeremy Hefner is. I get that Gee was drafted and developed by the Mets, while Hefner was a scrap heap pickup. But is there really any reason to think Gee… Read More →
20 LOB! Then Ross puts D’Backs ahead But Brown can’t be stopped
Before you read this and blame Sandy Alderson, I’d strongly caution: you can’t spend money ownership doesn’t provide or have. We’re playing a shell game until that changes. April 11, 2013, New York Daily News: The Mets, team insiders say, were willing last winter to increase payroll to the $125… Read More →
A Wheeler debut Devolves to bullpen clown car Then Recker pitched!
Gee turns in six strong Murphy appears to find stroke ‘Pen doesn’t explode
Dominant Harvey Foiled by bullpen this time Satin wasted, too!