Freelance Journalist

TagMickey Callaway

METS, MICKEY, MAY DAYS

M

The New York Mets are leaving Great American Ballpark today on pace to record a franchise worst win-loss mark in the month of May. The team is 1-8 this month, including two series sweeps to the Atlanta Braves and Colorado Rockies at Citi Field and today’s series loss at Great American Ballpark to the Reds, arguably baseball’s worst team.

CALLAWAY’S CULTURE OF ACCOUNTABILITY

C

The New York Mets lost their fifth straight game on Saturday night.
Throughout the skid, or “spurt” as Mets manager Mickey Callaway called it in his postgame comments, the team’s offense has been woeful. The Mets have been shutout three times in four days and haven’t had the lead in a game since last Sunday (45 innings) in San Diego.

RESPECT THE VELOCITY, FEAR THE CONTROL

R

When I was young the radar gun was sexy. A pitcher who could throw 100 miles per hour easily caught my attention. As I matured I realized pitching was not about speed, but control and location. When Noah Syndergaard stepped on the mound in Port St. Lucie for the first time this spring against the defending World Series champion Houston Astros, his keynote include four consecutive fastballs of 100...

Freelance Journalist

ABOUT AUTHOR

John Strubel

Hi. My name is John Strubel. I am a storyteller. I love to write. My writing is predominantly related to my greatest passion in life: baseball. Thanks for visiting my website.

SOCIAL MEDIA

LATEST POSTS