New York Mets vs

Toronto Blue Jays Russell Martin

AJ Ramos (two-thirds of an inning) and Buddy Baumann (two innings) each gave up three runs.

Brandon Nimmo broke up the shutout by homering with two outs in the ninth for the Mets.

But it's worth remembering that for all of Syndergaard's awe-inspiring power, he's still logged only 415.2 innings, and for all the hype around him, Mets pitching coach Dave Eiland told the New York Post this week that, "he is yet to do a whole lot at the major league level".

Missing injured sluggers Yoenis Cespedes and Todd Frazier from a slumping lineup, the Mets finally broke through anyway against Jaime Garcia and the skidding Blue Jays after an 86-minute rain delay at the start. Still, he's allowed two earned runs or less in three of six starts, and three runs or less in four of six.

Viewed through that lens, the Blue Jays got far more Dickey than they did from Cone, while Kent did far more in his career than Syndergaard has, at least so far. With his second single, he became the third Jays pitcher with two hits in a game, joining the late Roy Halladay and Drew Hutchison. As a baseball fan for almost 40 years, I am having a hard time wrapping my head around the fact that a team could go this long without winning consecutive games. even by mistake. Eduard Pinto of the Dunedin Blue Jays is Florida State League (single-A advanced) player of the week (.476, 10-21, 2-2B, HR, 3 RBI) while Lansing Lugnuts' Kevin Smith is Midwest League (single-A) player of the week (.500, 12-24, 5-2B, 1-3B, 4 RBI).

Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Cover Art Leaked
All should be revealed soon, as Activision will officially reveal Black Ops 4 during an event scheduled for 10 AM PT on May 17. The stage is set for the Call of Duty: Black Ops 4 Community Reveal Event with Treyarch releasing a teaser of the venue.

Governor Ivey sexuality in questioned by former Alabama Legislator
Gubernatorial candidate Scott Dawson is calling into question state funds he says were awarded to an LGBTQ group during Gov. Ivey, who has been married to a man but is now divorced, has had an interesting trajectory in politics.

Cleveland Browns to be featured on HBO's 'Hard Knocks'
The Browns are coming off an 0-16 season, and were one of six teams that could have been forced to do the show under league rules. Last year's series featuring the Tampa Bay Buccaneers won a Sports Emmy for "Outstanding Serialized Sports Documentary".

Mets reliever Buddy Baumann batted in the eighth inning for the 17th plate appearance for New York's bullpen this season.

The Mets were shut out seven times last season. He's 15-8 with a 3.13 ERA in 40 road starts. The team's starters have an ERA of 4.33, a WHIP of 1.34 and a strikeouts-per-nine of 9.4.

Phillip Evans was recalled from Triple-A Las Vegas and started in left field. Happ was blasted last Thursday at home by Seattle, one of his former teams, surrendering seven runs and 10 hits, two homers, in 3.1 innings. He struck out in all three at-bats. Syndergaard's ERA looks great but he has averaged a hit per inning and has not had that dominant game yet this season.

The Blue Jays offense has slashed.231/.312/.415 on its way to 4.8 runs scored per game in 2018, including 2.7 runs per game over the team's last 10 games and 3.0 per game over the team's last five outings (1-4 SU).

The Mets will turn to righty Zack Wheeler (2-2, 5.03 ERA) to the mound. He is 1-1 with a 2.25 ERA in four career appearances (three starts) against NY.

Related:

Comments

Latest news

Will Lando Get the Next 'Star Wars' Spinoff? Lucasfilm Clarifies Comments
We'll always show up for Han and Chewie, but the early buzz suggests Lucasfilm picked the wrong sidekick to take center stage. We know Lucasfilm was working on a Boba Fett movie at one point, and rumors of that project have never entirely gone away.

Meghan Markle's youngest bridesmaid is just two years old
The father claims his daughter texted him and doesn't blame him for making a deal with the paparazzi to stage those photos. Holden added that she hopes all of the drama leading up to the wedding doesn't put a damper on the big day.

'Surprising' study suggests exercise may make dementia worse
Nearly 500 people with dementia took part, with 329 embarking on a special exercise programme and 165 receiving their usual care. This suggests the type of exercise programme may not have been particularly attractive, particularly to women with dementia.

Thomas Markle's surgery keeps him away from daughter Meghan's wedding
The palace says there will be six bridesmaids ranging from two to seven years old and four page boys , ranging from four to seven. Sounds like Meghan Markle isn't going to invite Samantha Markle to Christmas dinner anytime soon.

Storms and tornadoes hit U.S. east coast
The first selectman of Southbury said much of the town is still without power with many roads blocked off. The weather service said the tornadoes had estimated peak winds of 157 kilometres per hour and 177 km/h.

Passenger tries to rip plane door open after missing his flight
The incident captured on video inside the terminal showed the man bashing and pulling frantically on the plane's door. . PASSENGERS at Melbourne Airport watched on in shock as a man breached security and tried to tear the door off a plane.

RED Will Launch the Hydrogen One on AT&T and Verizon This Summer
They will be previewing the phone to the public showing games, movies, and other content that will be available on it. In its press release for the announcement , Verizon also plays up the phone's ability to have a holographic display.

Nawaz to soften stance, Shehbaz assures PML-N leaders
Addressing the participants, Shehbaz said the PML-N completed all its promises and ushered an era of development in its tenure. In addition, PMLN MNA Ghulam Rasool Sahi and former speaker Afzal Sahi called on Imran Khan at Bani Gali and announced PTI.

David Warner to play for this Cricket Club in the coming September
An emotional David Warner speaks to the media in March after returning home from the ball tampering scandal in South Africa. In a nine-year worldwide career, Warner has, till date, played 74 Tests and 106 ODIs, as well as 70 T20Is for Australia.

JC Penney Company, Inc. (NYSE:JCP) 1Q18 Earnings Miss Street View
Penney Company Inc (NYSE: JCP)'s shares owned by insiders are 1.6%, whereas shares owned by institutional owners are 78%. Asian stocks were mixed on Thursday after strong factory data from the USA assisted spur gains overnight on Wall Street.

Taylor Swift stalker sentenced to six months behind bars
While Swift won't have to worry about Jaffar bothering her, the singer unfortunately is dealing with a second alleged stalker. After Mohammed's arrest in 2017, he was held on $20,000 bail and the judge signed off on an order of protection against him.

Mac Miller Reportedly Arrested for DUI After Hit and Run
The news site says an eyewitness called the cops and told them which direction the rapper and his friends had gone. Mac Miller is now in jail on a $15,000 bond after allegedly crashing his auto while while under the influence.

European Union takes United Kingdom to court over illegal air pollution levels
The European Environment Commissioner, Karmenu Vella , said the EU "owed it to its citizens", to take legal action. The UK government has two months to respond to the EU Commission before it takes further action.

Oil prices drop further despite OPEC cuts and Iran sanctions
OPEC revised its oil demand growth estimate by 25,000 barrels per day (bpd) from the April 2018 report to 1.65 million bpd. Markets have been reacting to the prospect of a sharp drop in Iranian oil exports after the U.S. decision on the deal.

IPhone X Tesla Costs $4600 consists of Self-Charging Solar Panel
Its creation was inspired by the Caviar in the first place, such figures as Nikola Tesla , Steve jobs and, of course, Elon Musk. The iPhone X Tesla's non-removable cover is mostly filled by the blue panel that charges an external battery.

Other news