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Locked On Mets - Daily Podcast On The...
Locked On Mets is the only daily podcast that will break down everything dealing with the Amazin’ Mets. Hosted by Ryan Finkelstein, Locked On Mets promises to deliver excellent coverage on every win, loss and compelling back page story that consumes Mets fans each season. Part of the Locked On Podcast Network, there is no better place to get daily analysis on the New York Mets. #MLB #Mets #LGM
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Mets Sweep Through the Rain
Host Ryan Finkelstein talks about another great series by the New York Mets, as they swept the Cleveland Indians. Also discusses Jeff McNeil's rehab assignment, the Wild Card Race and the Mets improved bullpen over the past month.
17 min
2
Hand Helped, But Huge Walk Off Win for the Mets
Host Ryan Finkelstein talks about another comeback walk-off win for the Mets and continues to give updates on the injury situation for New York.
18 min
3
Citi Field Dominance Pushing Mets to Wild Card
Host Ryan Finkelstein talks about another great home victory for the Mets, as they have owned Citi Field in the second half. Also discusses two Mets on their way back off the IL and the great hitting streak from Wilson Ramos.
18 min
4
Mets Need to Add a Fifth Man to Their Bench
Host Ryan Finkelstein talks about the Mets current injury situation and the road that lies ahead in their push for a Wild Card spot.
13 min
5
Alonso Breaks the First of Many Home Run Records
Host Ryan Finkelstein talks about his trip to Kansas City to watch the Mets and their performance salvaging a series victory over the weekend. Also Pete Alonso makes MLB history with his 40th home run of the season.
17 min
6
Alons-ario Combine for 10 Hits to Avoid the Sweep
Host Ryan Finkelstein talks about the offensive outburst that kept the Mets from getting swept in Atlanta and talks about the importance of beating up on the Royals this weekend
15 min
7
Mickey Callaway's Gut Fails the Mets Again
Host Ryan Finkelstein talks about the promising news on Jeff McNeil's injury and then let's manager Mickey Callaway have it for his decisions on the Mets loss Wednesday night.
16 min
8
McNeil Loss Way Worse Than Losing the Game
Host Ryan Finkelstein talks about the potential loss of Jeff McNeil and the impact it would have on the playoff chances. Also hear the remainder of our conversation with Mets beat writer Justin Toscano.
20 min
9
Mets Beat Writer Justin Toscano Returns to Talk...
Host Ryan Finkelstein talks with Mets beat writer Justin Toscano to discuss this incredible Wild Card push, the atmosphere at Citi Field this weekend, the leadership of Pete Alonso and much more.
20 min
10
Mets Win Series Behind Unlikely Hero
Host Ryan Finkelstein talks about Luis Guillorme's miraculous home run Saturday night and the Mets impressive series victory over the Washington Nationals.
17 min
11
If You Didn't Believe Before, Ya Gotta Believe Now
Host Ryan Finkelstein records an emergency pod after the Mets biggest win in years, as they battled back from down three runs to walk it off in the ninth inning.
16 min
12
Mets Get Some Reinforcements for Tough Stretch ...
Host Ryan Finkelstein talks about the Mets newest additions of reliever Brad Brach and second baseman Joe Panik and how they can impact this team for the stretch run. Also previews the highly anticipated series against the division rival Washington Nationals over the weekend.
16 min
13
Mets Nearly in Wild Card Position, Bring on the...
The Mets have finished off a stretch against sub-500 teams that saw them win 13 out of 14 games. Now with things clicking on all cylinders, New York finds themselves in prime position to win a Wild Card over the other contenders in the coming weeks. Host Ryan Finkelstein talks about the Mets winning ways and how Michael Conforto does not get nearly enough praise for his role in that success.
18 min
14
Wheeler Making a Difference as Mets Roll Continues
Host Ryan Finkelstein breaks down yet another victory for the Mets, as they extend their new winning streak to five games. Also continues to question where the Mets find more offensive depth, as injuries have started to pile up.
16 min
15
Three Big Blasts Propel Mets to a Huge Comeback...
Host Ryan Finkelstein talks about the Mets getting above .500 for the first time since May 2nd, after a double-header sweep and an amazing comeback victory. Also talks about Robinson Cano's injury and who could replace him in the lineup.
16 min
16
Mets Win Fourth-Straight Series in Playoff Push
Host Ryan Finkelstein talks about another great series victory for the Mets, as they continue to make their push to .500.
21 min
17
Wheels Up for Seven-Straight Wins
Host Ryan Finkelstein breaks down an excellent start by Zack Wheeler, as the Mets sweep the White Sox and extend their winning streak to seven games. Also talks about the hot hitters from July and previews New York's upcoming series against the Pittsburgh Pirates.
19 min
18
New Miracle Mets in the Making?
Host Ryan Finkelstein talks about the Mets decision to stand pat at the deadline and why it should be perceived as an abject failure. Also talks about the Mets chances to make a late push into playoff contention.
19 min
19
Thor Shines Ahead of the Deadline
Host Ryan Finkelstein talks about Noah Syndergaard's exceptional start and why he is likely to stay put at the deadline. Also discusses the state of the trade market right now and why championship-contending teams just aren't buying if it costs them top prospects.
21 min
20
Bye Bye Vargy
Host Ryan Finkelstein talks about the Mets trading Jason Vargas to the Phillies. Also gives another rant about why the Wilpons are always to blame and what the Mets may still do before the deadline.
21 min
21
Mets Make Shocking Trade for Marcus Stroman
Host Ryan Finkelstein talks about the Mets surprising trade to acquire Marcus Stroman and what's next with the deadline mere days away.
22 min
22
Day Game deGrom Delivers Again
Host Ryan Finkelstein talks about another masterful start by Jacob deGrom and his incredible track record pitching day games. Also continued discussion on the Mets potentially trading Noah Syndergaard at the deadline.
14 min
23
The Mets Have the Worst Defense in Baseball
Host Ryan Finkelstein talks about an uneven start from Noah Syndergaard and focuses on why the Mets are fielding the worst defense in baseball.
20 min
24
How Do You Like Cano Now?!
Host Ryan Finkelstein spends today's show talking about Robinson Cano after he hit three home runs to led the Mets to victory over the San Diego Padres.
19 min
25
The Time is Now to Trade Syndergaard
Host Ryan Finkelstein explains why he feels the Mets need to trade Noah Syndergaard now, before it is too late.
24 min
26
Extra Innings, Extra Heartbreak
Host Ryan Finkelstein talks about the Mets losing three extra inning games against the San Francisco Giants.
15 min
27
Marathon Extra-Inning Win Turned Loss as Mets R...
Host Ryan Finkelstein give you his live reactions as the Mets lose their 16-inning game against the San Francisco Giants.
14 min
28
Don't Look Now, the Mets Are on a Bit of a Roll
Host Ryan Finkelstein talks about a thrilling late eruption in the Mets game against the Twins as they won their fourth-straight game. Also tells you why this little winning streak should not impact what the Mets do at the deadline.
22 min
29
Should the Mets Experiment with Rosario in Center?
Host Ryan Finkelstein talks about the Mets winning their third-straight game and the potential of Amed Rosario moving out to play centerfield.
24 min
30
Brodie's Game of "Ifs" Comes Back to Haunt Him
Host Ryan Finkelstein analyzes whether bad luck, poor decision-making, or both, are the cause for the Mets terrible offseason.
19 min
31
Robinson Cano Finally Shows Some Life
Host Ryan Finkelstein talks about the Mets first road series victory in three months, as Robinson Cano had a great series leading the Mets offensively.
17 min
32
Conversation with Mets Beat Writer Justin Tosca...
Host Ryan Finkelstein continues his conversation with Mets beat writer Justin Toscano, as they focus on the Mets options at the upcoming trade deadline.
30 min
33
Conversation with Mets Beat Writer Justin Tosca...
Host Ryan Finkelstein talks with Mets beat writer Justin Toscano about the state of the game, how baseball markets it stars and the All-Star break.
22 min
34
Last Chance to Fire Mickey Callaway
Host Ryan Finkelstein talks about the All-Star Game, where Jeff McNeil may not have gotten the attention he deserved. Also discussion on manager Mickey Callaway and whether he is set to be the lame-duck for the remainder of the season.
16 min
35
Pete Alonso Wins Home Run Derby Crown
Host Ryan Finkelstein talks about Pete Alonso's great performance in the Home Run Derby, giving the Mets their first derby champion since 1986.
16 min
36
Polar Bear Pete
Host Ryan Finkelstein devotes the entire podcast today on Pete Alonso, as he is set to star in the Home Run Derby later Monday night.
19 min
37
Todd Frazier On the Move
Host Ryan Finkelstein talks about the trade market for Todd Frazier and whether the Mets should sell even if they go on a run in July.
20 min
38
Mets Personal Catching Issue
Host Ryan Finkelstein discusses the Mets split of the Subway Series with the New York Yankees. Also talks about the Mets catching position and whether Wilson Ramos should be traded.
18 min
39
Mets Pitching Surprisingly Ends Yankees Impress...
Host Ryan Finkelstein talks about the Mets winning their second-straight game in a comeback over the New York Yankees. Also discusses the Mets turning over their bullpen by exchanging four relievers for three returning arms of the IL.
16 min
40
Mets Will Have Three All-Stars in Cleveland
Host Ryan Finkelstein talks about another weekend of Mets baseball, while also discussing the three All-Stars that will represent New York at the Midsummer Classic.
21 min
41
Brodie's Bullpen Blows it Again
Host Ryan Finkelstein talks about another heartbreaking loss for the Mets and why this team's faiulure could be the best thing to happen to Brodie Van Wagenen.
16 min
42
Can Dom Smith Stay in Left Field Long-Term?
Host Ryan Finkelstein talks about Dom Smith's defense in left field, the Mets signing of draft pick Matthew Allan and yet another blown game by the bullpen.
15 min
43
McNeil's the Real Deal
Host Ryan Finkelstein compares the Mets season to the Marlins after a third-straight loss.
17 min
44
Just Sell the Team Already
Host Ryan Finkelstein talks about the continued downturn of the Mets franchise after another 24 hours of drama.
19 min
45
Mickey Callaway's Seat Keeps Getting Hotter
Host Ryan Finkelstein talks about this weekend's series split against the Chicago Cubs and also speaks with Mets beat writer Justin Toscano about a crazy altercation after the game involving manager Mickey Callaway.
28 min
46
Mets Make Pitching Coach the Scapegoat for Poor...
Host Ryan Finkelstein discusses the Mets decision to fire both their pitching and bullpen coaches in the wake of a dreadful season thus far. Also discussion the history of ownership and how that impacts everything in the Mets organization.
20 min
47
Questionable Coaching Decision and Another Loss...
Host Ryan Finkelstein breaks down some head-scratching decisions by Mets coaches in another series loss to the Braves. Also preview of upcoming series against the Cubs.
20 min
48
For a Night, deGrom Stops the Bleeding
Host Ryan Finkelstein breaks down an incredible outing for Jacob deGrom and the Mets offense, as they take down the Braves 10-2.
19 min
49
The Mets Bullpen Fails Once Again
Host Ryan Finkelstein is here to once again talk about the Mets struggling bullpen and potential flier free agents that could help.
16 min
50
Paul DeMetsKiller
Host Ryan Finkelstein breaks down another disappointing series as the Mets continue to struggle to get any quality relief out of their bullpen.
21 min
51
The Mets Keep Finding New Ways to Not Win Games
Host Ryan Finkelstein talks about a crazy game that would have ended in a Mets victory, had they simply walked off the field instead of trying to play through the rain.
18 min
52
Should the Mets Trade Zack Wheeler to the Yankees?
Host Ryan Finkelstein talks about the Mets potentially traded Zack Wheeler to the Yankees and gives a series preview of the Mets upcoming four-game set with the St. Louis Cardinals.
20 min
53
Subway Series Split
Host Ryan Finkelstein talks about the Mets and Yankees Subway Series double-header, as both teams went home with a win.
17 min
54
Bullpen Help on the Horizon in Triple-A
Host Ryan Finkelstein takes a look back at the Mets offseason acquisitions from 2018 and some potential prospects that could make an impact in the bullpen soon.
22 min
55
Matz and Thor Propel Mets to Second-Straight Se...
Host Ryan Finkelstein breaks down two-straight series victories for the Mets and previews the upcoming Subway Series.
19 min
56
Mickey's Blunder Goes Unnoticed in Big Victory
Host Ryan Finkelstein talks about some questionable managerial decisions in the Mets victory over the San Francisco Giants and previews the Mets weekend series against the Colorado Rockies.
20 min
57
The Stunning Renaissance of Jason Vargas
Host Ryan Finkelstein talks about the surprising emergence of Jason Vargas after his complete game shutout last night. Also talks about Craig Kimbrel signing with the Cubs and Jay Bruce tearing it up for the Phillies.
15 min
58
Mets Can't Win Games, But At Least They Drafted...
Host Ryan Finkelstein breaks down another loss by the Mets and talks about their all-in approach on one prospect in the 2019 MLB Draft.
20 min
59
With Cano Set to Return, Who's the Odd Man Out?
Host Ryan Finkelstein talks about the impending return of Robinson Cano and breaks down who could be on their way out to make room for the second baseman. Also a series preview of the Mets upcoming series against the Giants.
18 min
60
The Mets Terrible Bullpen Strikes Again
Host Ryan Finkelstein breaks down another dismal showing by the Mets, in their series loss to the Arizona Diamondbacks.
18 min
61
Revisiting the Robinson Cano/Edwin Diaz Trade
Host Ryan Finkelstein talks about the Mets series loss to the Los Angeles Dodgers, previews their upcoming series versus the Arizona Diamondbacks and revisits the Robinson Cano trade from this offseason.
19 min
62
Diaz Chokes in the Ninth, as Dodgers Stun the Mets
Host Ryan Finkelstein talks about a roller coaster of a night on Wednesday, as Edwin Diaz blew a three-run for a awful loss against the Dodgers.
18 min
63
Conforto's Grand Slam Propels Mets to Victory O...
Host Ryan Finkelstein talks about the Mets evening their series with the Dodgers by picking up a 7-3 win. Also we take another look into free agents Dallas Keuchel and Craig Kimbrel.
19 min
64
Bellinger's MVP-Caliber Performance Buries the ...
Host Ryan Finkelstein breaks down a weekend of Mets baseball, as they beat the Detroit Tigers. Then later talks about the best team in the NL the Los Angeles Dodgers and their victory over the Mets Monday night.
20 min
65
Sometimes it Does Hurt to Run it Out
Host Ryan Finkelstein talks about the Mets second base situation with injuries to Robinson Cano and Jeff McNeil. Also a breakdown of another Mets victory.
18 min
66
Mets Backup Outfielders Come Through in a Big Way
Host Ryan Finkelstein breaks down a third-straight win for the Mets, which included huge contributions from backup outfielders Juan Lagares and Rajai Davis.
18 min
67
Mets Finally Starting to Play for Their Manager
Host Ryan Finkelstein talks about another victory as the Mets win in walk-off fashion against the Washington Nationals. Also gets into the early season performance of last night's hero, Amed Rosario.
17 min
68
Brodie Takes the Blame, Backs Mickey as Manager
Host Ryan Finkelstein talks about the Mets decision to stick with Mickey Callaway as manager. Also he breaks down the Mets snapping a five-game losing streak by beating the Washington Nationals.
17 min
69
The Mets Hit a New Rock Bottom
Host Ryan Finkelstein talks about a brutal weekend for the Mets, as they got swept by the worst team in baseball.
19 min
70
Conforto's Concussion Looms Large in Mets Loss
Host Ryan Finkelstein talks about another loss, as the Mets drop their series against the Nationals.
17 min
71
Font Experiment Blows Up in Mets' Face
Host Ryan Finkelstein breaks down the Mets poor decision to start Wilmer Font last night, resulting in a predictable loss. Also the Mets have a new starting pitcher on the horizon in the minor leagues.
16 min
72
Mets Win Behind Ramos' Slam and Thor's Gem
Host Ryan Finkelstein breaks down the Mets victory, Wilson Ramos' impact so far this season and an injury setback for Jed Lowrie.
16 min
73
Mets Minor League Report
Host Ryan Finkelstein gives an update on the Mets top 10 prospects and other top performers in the Mets farm system.
17 min
74
Mets Take Care of Business Against the Marlins
Host Ryan Finkelstein breaks down a pair of victories for the Mets, as they beat the Marlins in both games played over the weekend.
14 min
75
Mets Face Important Stretch to Avoid Another Ea...
Host Ryan Finkelstein preview the Mets upcoming series against the Marlins. Also the last part in our interview with Mets beat writer Tim Healey of Newsday.
15 min
76
Mets Finish Dreadful Road Trip with Another Loss
Host Ryan Finkelstein talks about another loss from the Mets, as they fall to 1-5 on that road trip. Also the next part in our conversation with Tim Healey, Mets beat writer for Newsday.
19 min
77
Mets Offense Wakes Up With Huge Comeback Win Ov...
Host Ryan Finkelstein breaks down a thrilling Mets victory over the Padres and talks with Mets beat writer Tim Healey of Newsday.
20 min
78
Feels Like 2018 All Over Again, Mets Waste Anot...
Host Ryan Finkelstein talks about some changes to the Mets pitching rotation and breaks down another loss in which the Mets were shut out.
15 min
79
Mets Swept by the Brewers as Offensive Woes Con...
Host Ryan Finkelstein breaks down a series worth of poor offensive performances by the Mets, leading to a sweep by the Brewers.
15 min
80
The Return of Thor
Host Ryan Finkelstein breaks down Noah Syndergaard's historic complete game shutout and previews the Mets upcoming weekend series against the Milwaukee Brewers.
17 min
81
The Mets Cy Young Returns as Jacob deGrom Pitch...
Host Ryan Finkelstein breaks down an excellent start by Jacob deGrom and marvels at Pete Alonso's first month of the season.
15 min
82
Mets Get First Walk-Off Win of the Season
Host Ryan Finkelstein breaks down another quality outing from Jason Vargas and a blown save by Jeurys Familia, in the Mets first walk-off win of the season.
16 min
83
Mets Lose Series Opener to the Reds
Host Ryan Finkelstein breaks down a mixed start by Zack Wheeler, as the Mets drop the first game in a four-game set against the Cincinnati Reds.
13 min
84
Travis d'Arnaud DFA'd and is Noah Syndergaard ...
Host Ryan Finkelstein talks about the Mets series against the Milwaukee Brewers, Noah Syndergaard's poor start to the season and the Mets decision to DFA Travis d'Arnaud.
22 min
85
Preview of Mets vs. Brewers and Amed Rosario's ...
Host Ryan Finkelstein talks about Amed Rosario's poor defense at shortstop, the Mets place in the NL East and previews their upcoming series with the Brewers.
14 min
86
Mets Miss Out on Gio Gonzalez and Rhys Hoskins ...
Host Ryan Finkelstein talks about the Mets missing out on signing free agent Gio Gonzalez, Jason Vargas' future in the rotation and a long home run trot from Rhys Hoskins.
18 min
87
Zack Wheeler Does It All for the Mets In Best S...
Host Ryan Finkelstein breaks down the best start of the year for Zack Wheeler, as he dominated both on the mound and at the dish.
19 min
88
Stephen Matz Bounces Back and Todd Frazier Retu...
Host Ryan Finkelstein talks about a great bounce back start from Stephen Matz, the return of Todd Frazier off the IL and the emergence of Michael Conforto.
15 min
89
Mets Lose Another Series, But Don't Lose Their Ace
Host Ryan Finkelstein talks about the Jacob deGrom injury fiasco, the Mets series loss against the Cardinals and the potential of using an opener for Jason Vargas' starts.
18 min
90
St. Louis Cardinals Preview and Farm System Report
Host Ryan Finkelstein previews the Mets upcoming series against the St. Louis Cardinals and takes you on a trip around the farm system.
21 min
91
Mets Lose First Road Series of the Season and M...
Host Ryan Finkelstein talks about the Mets first series loss of the season and a potential trade target that the Mets are rumored to be interested in.
16 min
92
Stephen Matz Doesn't Record a Single Out in Dis...
Host Ryan Finkelstein talks about the Mets starting pitching woes, after Stephen Matz turns in the worst start of the year.
17 min
93
Mets Win First Extra Inning Game of the Year an...
Host Ryan Finkelstein talks about the Mets winning their first extra inning game of the season and the impending return of Todd Frazier off the IL.
17 min
94
Jason Vargas is a Trainwreck That Can No Longer...
Host Ryan Finkelstein breaks down a weekend full of games against the Atlanta Braves and talks about the awful pitching from Jason Vargas.
19 min
95
Mets Take First Game of the Season Against the ...
Host Ryan Finkelstein talks about Stephen Matz great start against the Braves and some former Mets having success with the Mariners.
16 min
96
Twins Hand Mets a Victory After Losing the Stri...
Host Ryan Finkelstein breaks down the Mets victory over the Twins and the difficult road trip that lies ahead.
13 min
97
deGrom is Actually Human, Gets Roughed Up in Fi...
Host Ryan Finkelstein talks about Jacob deGrom's first bad start in a year and the potential of Todd Frazier becoming the Mets backup shortstop.
15 min
98
The Mets Should Sign Dallas Keuchel
Host Ryan Finkelstein discusses how the Mets can add free agent Dallas Keuchel to their starting rotation.
15 min
99
Home Run Balls Fly but the Mets Lose Their Firs...
Host Ryan Finkelstein breaks down the Mets two games against the Nationals this weekend, as the Mets reintroduced the home run ball to their offensive repertoire.
17 min
100
Mets Lose Home Opener and Have a Major League R...
Host Ryan Finkelstein breaks down the Mets loss in their home opener against the Washington Nationals and talks about all the major league talent on their Triple-A roster.
15 min
101
Jacob deGrom is the Best Pitcher in Baseball
Host Ryan Finkelstein talks about Jacob deGrom's excellence after another great start and continues to be critical of manager Mickey Callaway's bullpen management.
15 min
102
Mets Barely Escape Embarrassing Loss to the Mar...
Host Ryan Finkelstein dishes on the Mets new hitting approach and talks about the misuse of the bullpen that nearly cost them a game against the worst team in their division.
15 min
103
Mets Stay Hot in Series Opener Against the Miam...
Host Ryan Finkelstein breaks down the Mets 7-3 victory against the Miami Marlins, as well as Pete Alonso's iconic post-game home run celebration.
13 min
104
Mets Win Opening Series Against the Nationals
Host Ryan Finkelstein breaks down the first series of the season, as the New York Mets defeat the Washington Nationals.
17 min
105
Mets Win on Opening Day
Host Ryan Finkelstein breaks down the Mets impressive victory on Opening Day.
13 min
106
Breakdown of 25-Man Roster On Opening Day
Host Ryan Finkelstein looks into the bench and the bullpen as the Mets have finalized at 25-man roster.
17 min
107
Jacob deGrom Finally Gets Paid
Host Ryan Finkelstein breaks down the new contract extension for Mets ace Jacob deGrom.
15 min
108
Starting Lineup Preview and Backup Catcher Drama
Host Ryan Finkelstein previews the Mets starting lineup for the 2019 season and breaks down the latest details surrounding the Mets pursuit of a backup catcher.
17 min
109
Episode 1: Preview of Starting Rotation and Tho...
Host Ryan Finkelstein breaks down the Mets starting rotation for the 2019 season and talks about Noah Syndergaard's recent displeasure with the Mets front office.
15 min
110
Introduction to the Locked On Mets Podcast
Introduction to the Locked On Mets Podcast. The only podcast giving fans daily coverage of the New York Mets for the 2019 season.
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