Rangers Expected To Deal Rios, Could Be Nice Fit For Mets

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Rangers Expected To Deal Rios, Could Be Nice Fit For Mets

The Texas Rangers are getting a lot of inquiries on outfielder Alex Rios, who now seems to be a lock to be traded before July 31. Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports reported on Monday that at least four teams have expressed interest in Rios, who has about $5 million remaining on his contract for this season and a […]

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ICYMI: Giants Out On Colon, Acquire Peavy From Red Sox

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ICYMI: Giants Out On Colon, Acquire Peavy From Red Sox

CBS Sports’ Jon Heyman reported that the San Francisco Giants acquired Jake Peavy from the Boston Red Sox on Saturday for a pair of minor league pitching prospects; Edwin Escobar and Heath Hembree. The rumor mill was buzzing about a potential deal between the two teams over the last week or so. And on Friday FOX Sports’ Ken Rosenthal tweeted that the Red Sox […]

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Lagares’ Head First Slide Didn’t Sit Well With Collins

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Lagares’ Head First Slide Didn’t Sit Well With Collins

During Sunday’s game at Miller Park, in the eighth inning, Juan Lagares was trying to beat out a ground ball to shortstop, when he decided to slide head first into the first base bag. Lagares was out on the play; a decision that Terry Collins was not too pleased about. “Everybody said it — I know […]

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MMO Fan Shot: Trading Murphy Would Be The Smart Move For The Mets

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MMO Fan Shot: Trading Murphy Would Be The Smart Move For The Mets

An MMO Fan Shot by Quinn Barry Daniel Murphy has been one of the best hitters on the New York Mets this season. Murphy is batting .293 with 7 homers, 11 Steals, 57 runs scored, and is second in the National League with 125 hits. However, the time to trade Daniel Murphy is now. As the […]

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Five Mets Featured On MLB’s Midseason Top 100 Prospects

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Five Mets Featured On MLB’s Midseason Top 100 Prospects

MLB.com released its latest set of prospect rankings tonight, and the Mets have five prospects who made the cut. Noah Syndergaard (13), Kevin Plawecki (67), Brandon Nimmo (68), Michael Conforto (86), and Dominic Smith (88) each made the overall top 100 list. Here’s some of what the MLB.com staff had to say about each of […]

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La Russa Says Sandy Was Indifferent When Told About Suspected Steroid Use

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La Russa Says Sandy Was Indifferent When Told About Suspected Steroid Use

In an interview with the Daily News this weekend, 2014 Hall of Fame inductee Tony La Russa had some interesting things to say regarding the entire steroids era. La Russa said he went to GM Sandy Alderson and the team’s ownership during that era about potential player steroid use, but nothing was done and he […]

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Connor’s Corner: Appreciating Lucas Duda

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Connor’s Corner: Appreciating Lucas Duda

Lucas Duda came through once again yesterday, hitting another crucial home run that would be the difference in the game. The home run was his 18th of the season, tied for sixth best in the National League and second among National League first basemen. Going into yesterday’s game, he was tied for 16th in all […]

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Mets Minors Report 7/28: Thor Dominates, Conforto Is Sizzling, Alvarez Is Human Afterall

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Mets Minors Report 7/28: Thor Dominates, Conforto Is Sizzling, Alvarez Is Human Afterall

Last Night’s Quick Scores Las Vegas bounce back to defeat Salt Lake, 6-5. Binghamton loses final game to Trenton 7-3, to split series at two apiece. St. Lucie drops two games to Daytona, scheduled game 4-3, and makeup game, 6-5. Savannah loses second game in row to Lexington, 5-2.  Brooklyn opened series against Lowell with […]

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Why Is Conforto Toying Around In Low-A?

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Why Is Conforto Toying Around In Low-A?

Jason Parks of Baseball Prospectus seems to agree with me regarding first round draft pick Michael Conforto and the decision to start his professional career with the Brooklyn Cyclones in the Short-Season NYPL. Here is what Dr. Parks has to say: Conforto is a man among boys in the New York-Penn League, as his polished […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 2, Brewers 0

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 2, Brewers 0

The New York Mets took on the Milwaukee Brewers this afternoon at Miller Park. The Mets were looking for the series split against Milwaukee, and to finish .500 on their ten game road trip. Jacob deGrom took the mound for the Amazin’s, as Jimmy Nelson got the start for the Brewers. What you should know: […]

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