Archive for May, 2012

Game Preview: Mets @ Blue Jays

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Game Preview: Mets @ Blue Jays

The Mets make the journey up north to America’s Hat to open up an interleague series against the Toronto Blue Jays tonight. The Mets split each of their last two series and finally got firing on all cylinders yesterday as they rolled past the Reds by a score 9-4. The Mets made a comeback bid, went for […]

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NL East Report: Polanco Reaches 2000 Hits, Harper Hits First Home Run

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NL East Report: Polanco Reaches 2000 Hits, Harper Hits First Home Run

The NL East Report is published every Friday and takes a look at the other teams in the division. The report covers the latest news and notes, injuries and transactions, divisional records versus the Mets, and updated NL East Standings. News And Notes Atlanta Braves: On Friday, May 11, the Braves signed Felix Pie to […]

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When Bay Comes Back, Will Ike Go Down?

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When Bay Comes Back, Will Ike Go Down?

Jason Bay was cleared to resume baseball activities a few days ago and will likely return in 2-3 weeks, creating something of a logjam in the outfield upon his return. With both Nieuwenhuis and Duda producing and Torres being a defensive juggernaut while holding his own in the batter’s box, the Mets will have four […]

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Can We Stop Worrying About Murphy At 2B Now?

An article by posted on May 18, 2012 0 Comments
Can We Stop Worrying About Murphy At 2B Now?

I got this question about a week ago and never got a chance to respond. It comes from one of our longtime readers, Hitman, who asks; During the Mets/Phillies game (05/08), Gary & Keith pointed out the progression of Daniel Murphy’s defense at 2nd base. Has Murphy changed your outlook of him holding it down […]

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Buffalo, Binghamton, St. Lucie – All Winners On Thursday

An article by posted on May 18, 2012 0 Comments
Buffalo, Binghamton, St. Lucie – All Winners On Thursday

On behalf of Joe D, and the rest of the staff at MMO, I would like to welcome aboard our newest member of the writing staff. It’s real nice when we can bring one of the readers onboard and this guy is going to bring a lot of passion and insights to the table. Most […]

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Mejia Could Be What The Mets Need In The Bullpen

An article by posted on May 18, 2012 0 Comments
Mejia Could Be What The Mets Need In The Bullpen

Let’s face it, D.J. Carrasco was gone before Todd Frazier’s home run landed. Carrasco was designated for assignment after Wednesday night’s bullpen meltdown, the perpetrators being Jon Rauch and Carrasco. The victim, not surprisingly, was Johan Santana. Sandy Alderson met with reporters on Thursday and discussed the state of the bullpen. “The bullpen has been […]

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Mets Head To Toronto Donning Hockey Jerseys

An article by posted on May 17, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Head To Toronto Donning Hockey Jerseys

After tonight’s thrilling 9-4 come-from-behind victory over the Cincinnati Reds, the Mets left Citi Field donning hockey jerseys as they head north of the border to take on the Toronto Blue Jays in a three-game set. Here are some photos courtesy of the Mets twitter feed: Before The Game, Tim Byrdak Went All Out, Dressed From Helmet […]

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On The Wright Track: Mets Come Back From Four Run Deficit To Win 9-4

An article by posted on May 17, 2012 0 Comments
On The Wright Track: Mets Come Back From Four Run Deficit To Win 9-4

Recap: R.A. Dickey took the hill looking for his sixth win of the year, going toe-to-toe with Reds ace Matt Latos. Dickey started off dominant, striking out six in the first four frames, but ran into trouble in the fifth after giving up a solo shot to Joey Votto in the previous inning. Come top […]

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I Wish Alderson Inked Chris Capuano Instead Of Frank Francisco

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I Wish Alderson Inked Chris Capuano Instead Of Frank Francisco

Chris Capuano took his first loss of the year last night after getting off to a 5-0 start. After going 6 1/3 innings allowing four runs (three earned) Capuano raised his ERA to a gaudy 2.34 ERA. Who would pay 2 years and $10 million for that? Wouldn’t you much rather have a guy like […]

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Mets Farm Teams Go 4-1 On Wednesday

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Mets Farm Teams Go 4-1 On Wednesday

Buffalo 14, Gwinnett 7  By Andrew O’Brien Matt Tuiasosopo plated two runs in the bottom of the first-inning Wednesday night with an inside-the-park home run to give the Bisons an early 2-0 lead. The Bisons never looked back, mashing 17 hits en route to a 14-7 win over the Gwinnett Braves. Tuiasosopo finished the game […]

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