Lagares Will Return To Lineup Sunday

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Lagares Will Return To Lineup Sunday

Juan Lagares will be activated from the disabled list on Sunday when he will be in the starting lineup against Chicago Cubs left-hander Jon Lester. Makes sense, why activate him today if he wasn’t going to play and could get eight more at-bats in Binghamton. Original Report – 7:00 AM General manager Sandy Alderson suggested […]

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MMO Game Thread: Cubs vs Mets, 7:10 PM

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MMO Game Thread: Cubs vs Mets, 7:10 PM

Friday, July 1, 2016 • 7:10 p.m. Citi Field • Flushing, N.Y. RHP Jason Hammel (7-4, 2.58) vs. RHP Jacob deGrom (3-4, 2.67) SNY • MLBN • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM Man, the Mets needed that one last night. The game looked bleak for a while coming off of a sweep by […]

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Week 15 Mets Pitching Review: Don’t Forget About deGrom

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Week 15 Mets Pitching Review: Don’t Forget About deGrom

A review of the latest turn through the Mets starting rotation: Name Innings Hits Earned Runs Strikeouts Walks ERA WHIP Quality Start Matz (7-3) 4.1 9 6(6) 0 0 3.29 1.19 No (13/8) DeGrom (3-2) 8.0 7 0(0) 6 1 2.67 1.12 Yes (13/10) Colon (6-3) 7.0 6 1(1) 2 1 2.86 1.17 Yes (15/9) Syndergaard […]

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The Horrendously, Impossibly, Unclutch 2016 Mets

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The Horrendously, Impossibly, Unclutch 2016 Mets

Marc Carig of Newsday tweeted the following yesterday: “In short: the Mets have been so horrendously unclutch that it’s hard to think they could sustain that level of crappiness.” Carig was referring of course to an article by Jeff Sullivan of Fangraphs detailing just how “unclutch” the Mets have been. Clutch, as calculated on Fangraphs, measures […]

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Cespedes Blasts 466 Foot Bomb Into Citi’s Upper Deck

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Cespedes Blasts 466 Foot Bomb Into Citi’s Upper Deck

“He made a meal out of it!” That famous quote from the classic baseball film “The Natural” was the first thing that came to mind when I watched Yoenis Cespedes crush a solo homer into the third deck of the stands at Citi Field during Thursday’s 4-3 win against the Chicago Cubs. Ironically, Cespedes declined […]

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Matz Pitches Through Bone Spur With Solid Effort

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Matz Pitches Through Bone Spur With Solid Effort

New York Mets rookie southpaw, Steven Matz pitched through his bone spur issues in Thursday’s 4-3 thrilling victory over the Chicago Cubs. Matz showed improvement over his previous start as he pitched through the pain that comes with his bone spur. Before he took the mound, Matz was treated with anti-inflammatory medication to get him […]

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Nimmo Catapults Mets Offense To Victory In Citi Debut

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Nimmo Catapults Mets Offense To Victory In Citi Debut

New York Mets rookie, Brandon Nimmo came through in a big way in Thursday’s 4-3 comeback victory over the Chicago Cubs. Sitting atop the order in his Citi Field debut, Nimmo helped to electrify a stagnant Mets offense. Nimmo, 23, who was 1-for-4 on the night, saved his hit for the biggest at-bat of the […]

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Mets Rally To Beat Cubs 4-3

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Mets Rally To Beat Cubs 4-3

The New York Mets (41-37) defeated the Chicago Cubs (51-27) by a score of 4-3 tonight. However, the Nationals also won, so the Mets were unable to gain any ground in the standings. Pitching: Steven Matz, dealing with the widely talked about bone spur in his elbow, toed the rubber for the Mets tonight and […]

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Rivera, Ynoa and Taijeron to Represent 51s in Triple-A All-Star Game

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Rivera, Ynoa and Taijeron to Represent 51s in Triple-A All-Star Game

T.J. Rivera, Travis Taijeron, and Gabriel Ynoa were named to the 2016 Pacific Coast League All-Star team. Rivera was signed out of Troy University as an undrafted free agent in 2011. This is Rivera’s second year playing in Las Vegas. He has split time between first, second, third, and left field while hitting .361/.400/.521 with seven homers and […]

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Granderson To Miss More Time With Calf Strain

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Granderson To Miss More Time With Calf Strain

Curtis Granderson will continue to be out of the lineup for at least two more games, according to manager Terry Collins. Granderson, 35, had his strained right calf wrapped and will not be available to pinch hit as he continues to recover from the injury. He had an MRI on his leg at the Hospital for […]

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