Brandon Nimmo is making a strong case to remain in the New York Mets’ everyday lineup. Nimmo reached base five times, Steven Matz pitched six solid innings and the Mets beat the Milwaukee Brewers 5-0 on Thursday night. Nimmo raised his on-base percentage to .450, best in the majors among players with at least 100 plate appearances, with a career-high four hits and a walk.
Posted: May 25, 2018, 4:37 am
May 25 (OPTA) – Box score from Milwaukee Brewers vs New York Mets on Thursday
NY Mets 5, Milwaukee 0
NY Mets ab r h rbi bb so avg
Nimmo lf 4 2 4 0 1 0 .294
Posted: May 25, 2018, 3:08 am
Jeurys Familia gave up RBI singles to J.T. Realmuto and Starlin Castro in the ninth inning, and the Miami Marlins rallied for a 2-1 victory over the New York Mets on Wednesday night to spoil another splendid outing by deGrom. The right-hander dodged trouble throughout seven scoreless innings and Brandon Nimmo homered for the Mets.
Posted: May 24, 2018, 4:58 am
Former New York Mets and Philadelphia Phillies star Lenny Dykstra was arrested early Wednesday morning in Linden, New Jersey, after allegedly threatening an Uber driver while in possession of drugs, according to NJ.com. The website reported that authorities said Dykstra, 55, was charged with making terroristic threats and a number of drug offenses.? The Uber driver told the police that he picked up Dykstra in Linden, and when he refused to change the agreed-upon destination, Dykstra pulled out a gun, pointed it at his head and threatened to kill him.
Posted: May 23, 2018, 11:06 pm
Lenny Dykstra, the baseball bad boy who starred for New York Mets and Philadelphia Phillies in the ’80s and ’90s, is in trouble once again. Dykstra was arrested early Wednesday after police in New Jersey allege he threatened to kill his Uber driver while carrying a variety of drugs. The driver ran from the car and told the officers that moments earlier he had picked up Dykstra in Linden for a scheduled fare.
Posted: May 23, 2018, 8:00 pm
Since his playing days, Dykstra has found his fair share of legal trouble. Dykstra began his career with the Mets but was traded to Philadelphia in 1989 and spent seven full seasons with the Phillies, being named an All-Star three times.
Posted: May 23, 2018, 7:40 pm