Browsing All posts tagged under »Mike Pelfrey«

End of season report card for the Mets

October 8, 2010 by

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For a season that opened up with hope, and which was carried to the All-Star break, the Mets once again flamed out and disappointed their fans and had their second consecutive losing season (79-83). Change is now on the horizon as GM Omar Minaya and manager Jerry Manuel were given their pink slips on Monday. […]

Mets should use Dickey, Pelfrey more in Citi

October 3, 2010 by

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In 2010, the home team in MLB has a .559 winning percentage compared to a .441 mark when on the road.  Through games of Friday the Mets had a .582 winning percentage in home games, an above-average mark and the 12-best in MLB.  On the road, they have a .395 winning percentage, a below-average mark […]

What should the Mets do about Pelfrey?

October 1, 2010 by

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“The answer to this question is more difficult to answer, but to do so I must first dispense with a common statement i’ve seen on this blog: Pelfrey is the same this year as before. This is an incorrect statement. Pelfrey’s xFIP is usually the root cause of this assertion, but there are several reasons […]

Top 10 ways Mets have frustrated followers

September 27, 2010 by

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It has been another frustrating season for the New York Mets and their fans. The Mets spent eight days in last place early in the season and last led the National League East on April 30. Their offense totally collapsed in July, they couldn’t get a big hit when needed and key pitchers slumped at […]

Keith Hernandez on Mike Pelfrey

September 7, 2010 by

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“I don’t like the fact that he’s cruising right along and he just walks two guys, Kev. It just seems like… It’s one start so I don’t want to beat up on him but Mike’s at the point in his career now and we still don’t know what he is. “What is he? He’s had […]

Mets on Fantasy Football

September 6, 2010 by

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As a fantasy player I love updates that indicate that players are into fantasy, too. Here’s a tweet that mentions Mets players and fantasy football. “Pelf mocking Thole’s fantasy draft. ‘If you really wanted Eli that bad, you could have picked him up today on the waiver wire.'” Source: Adam Rubin on Twitter If you […]

The Mets’ 2005 Draft and FA signings

September 1, 2010 by

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The 2005 draft has been very kind to the New York Mets. Five players selected that year have reached the major leagues; the seventh most of all National League clubs, but few of those clubs can match the impact of the Mets draftees: Mike Pelfrey (1st round), Jon Niese (2nd round), Bobby Parnell (9th round) […]