Archive for April, 2011

Last Time It Happened – Home Runs

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Some cool info from the Mets Notes they sent this morning. Multi-Home Runs, Game – Carlos Beltran, September 26, 2010 at Philadelphia Hit for the Cycle – Jose Reyes, June 21, 2006 vs. Cincinnati Inside-the-Park Home Run – Angel Pagan, May 19, 2010 at Washington (off Livan Hernandez) Leadoff Home Run – Jose Reyes, June […]

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We’re All Tee’d Up For A Great Mets Season In 2011

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We’re All Tee’d Up For A Great Mets Season In 2011

Last week I told you I was working on some new designs for our MMO T-Shirt Shop, and here they are! I decided to completely re-design the old “Retired Numbers” design and I based the new t-shirts on one of my newest Mets graphics, check it out: That’s the bumper sticker I designed (all by hand, […]

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Opening Night Booms and Busts

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One down, 161 to go, and while most of us know better than to let panic set in as John Buck’s grand slam sailed out of the ballpark, we couldn’t help fight the feeling that it was all so familiar. Sigh. Every game has positives you can take from it, yes even losses. Here are […]

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Game Preview: Mets @ Marlins

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SATURDAY APRIL 2, 2011 – 7:10 PM SUN LIFE STADIUM, MIAMI, FLORIDA LHP Jonathon Niese vs. RHP Ricky Nolasco TONIGHTS LINEUP Jose Reyes – SS Angel Pagan – CF David Wright – 3B Carlos Beltran – RF Ike Davis – 1B Lucas Duda – LF Brad Emaus – 2B Josh Thole – C Jonathon Niese – […]

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Pelfrey Slammed, Mets Lose 6-2 To Marlins

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Mike Pelfrey pitched an inconsistent game, minus one GRAND mistake, and the Mets lost on opening day, 6-2 to the Florida Marlins Game Recap Mike Pelfrey put up his usual sub-par performance versus the Marlins, going four and one-third innings, walking four and striking out two while allowing four hits and five runs on 97 […]

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Opening Day Game Preview: Mets @ Marlins

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Don’t let the weather outside fool you. It’s baseball season! The Mets open up the 2011 Marathon with the Marlins tonight in Florida for what will be the last home opener for the Marlins in their current stadium (their name changes too, as the Florida Marlins become the Miami Marlins). But this isn’t about the Marlins. […]

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My Prediction for Mets Opening Day

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Here we are ladies and gents, the first regular season baseball game of 2011 for the Mets is finally upon us. Today will feature Mets interim ace Mike Pelfrey vs. Marlins stopper Josh Johnson. Tonight’s game in Florida I believe could go either way for the Mets For a few reasons: First off, this might […]

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Beltran Out With Knee Soreness, Duda Will Start In RF Tonight

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Beltran Out With Knee Soreness, Duda Will Start In RF Tonight

Adam Rubin of ESPN New York is not reporting that right fielder Carlos Beltran will NOT be in tonight’s lineup when the Mets open the season against the Florida Marlins. Carlos Beltran reported some soreness in his left knee this afternoon when he showed up for a team practice before tonight’s game. Manager Terry Collins decided […]

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MMO 2011 Staff Predictions: Award Winners

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Here is who we think will bring home all the hardware in 2011 as well as who we believe will lead their leagues in a few key categories. (Click the image to enlarge!) Let us know what you think and feel free to share your predictions too!

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Shut-up, You Old Windbag

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Shut-up, You Old Windbag

On Tuesday, Tim McCarver made some disparaging comments about the Mets with regard to the Madoff scandal. “It’s agonizing. I personally feel the Wilpons have to sell the ballclub. I don’t see how they can escape by selling a minority position, particularly when they don’t allow any control.” “It’s deplorable. I would not want to […]

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