Mets Explode For 10 Runs; Take 2 of 3 From Cards

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Mets Explode For 10 Runs; Take 2 of 3 From Cards

The New York Mets (64-63) defeated the St. Louis Cardinals (67-59) by a score of 10-6 tonight at Busch Stadium. With the victory, the Mets pull within 3.5 games of the second wild card spot. Pitching: Seth Lugo toed the rubber for the Amazin’s tonight, and out-dueled Adam Wainwright, pitching five innings of scoreless ball, […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets @ Cardinals, 7:15 PM

An article by posted on August 25, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets @ Cardinals, 7:15 PM

Thursday, August 25, 2016 • 7:15 p.m. (ET) Busch Stadium • St. Louis, MO RHP Seth Lugo (0-2, 3.04) vs. RHP Adam Wainwright (9-7, 4.71) SNY • MLBN • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The Mets winning streak hit a bump in the road yesterday as deGrom struggled in his second straight start […]

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Jay Bruce Not In Lineup, Remains Out With Strained Calf

An article by posted on August 25, 2016 0 Comments
Jay Bruce Not In Lineup, Remains Out With Strained Calf

Right fielder Jay Bruce is not in tonight’s lineup after suffering a strained right calf on Wednesday night. Batting cleanup for the Mets tonight is James Loney who is batting .143 (6-42) with no extra-base hits and two RBI in his last 12 games. Terry Collins said Bruce should be available to pinch hit tonight […]

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Neil Walker Expected to Return to the Mets Lineup on Friday

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Neil Walker Expected to Return to the Mets Lineup on Friday

Second baseman Neil Walker will return from paternity leave on Friday, manager Terry Collins confirmed on Friday. Neil and his wife Niki celebrated the birth of their newborn daughter Nova on Tuesday. Walker, 30, has been raging hot this month, batting .403 with a .448 on-base and .677 slugging while hitting five homers. He’ll rejoin the […]

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Travis d’Arnaud Should Stop Losing Starts to Rene Rivera

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Travis d’Arnaud Should Stop Losing Starts to Rene Rivera

With injuries and poor production, the Mets have seemingly been rotating players at every position this season. One position that has been in a constant state of flux is catcher. Travis d’Arnaud is a victim of injuries and poor production, which has led to an increased role for Rene Rivera. Both players have received significant […]

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Marlins Acquire Francoeur In Three-Team Swap

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Marlins Acquire Francoeur In Three-Team Swap

d Jeff Francoeur‘s tour of the National League East continues as the Miami Marlins acquired the veteran outfielder in a three-team swap. Frenchy has now played for every team in the NL East but the Washington Nationals. The Deal saw the Braves acquire minor league shortstop Dylan Moore from the Texas Rangers as well as […]

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Mets Minors: David Thompson Homers, Knocks in Four

An article by posted on August 25, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Minors: David Thompson Homers, Knocks in Four

Las Vegas 51s (62-70) 9, Salt Lake Bees 2 Box Score Brandon Nimmo LF: 1 for 3, 2 BB, R, .342/.418/.529 Gavin Cecchini SS: 2 for 3, BB, 2B (24th), 2 R, .316/.383/.433 Kevin Plawecki C: 2 for 4, RBI, .306/.358/.486 Matt Reynolds 3B: 3 for 5, RBI, R, .247/.310/.339 Michael Conforto was given the day off with a lefty starter on […]

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Amazin’ Metscast: Cespedes’ Opt-Out, Hope & Contest Time!

An article by posted on August 25, 2016 0 Comments
Amazin’ Metscast: Cespedes’ Opt-Out, Hope & Contest Time!

The Amazin’ Metscast – Episode Seven In this week’s episode we give you the details you need to win your very own Jeurys Familia signed baseball courtesy of Steiner Sports ! We are also joined by Rich MacLeod of MLB.com as we discuss Yoenis Cespedes and his quotes this week regarding his opt-out clause and […]

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Jacob deGrom Insists He is Fine After Consecutive Poor Starts

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Jacob deGrom Insists He is Fine After Consecutive Poor Starts

For the second consecutive start, the New York Mets needed Jacob deGrom to be Jacob deGrom. Both times he failed to be the dominant pitcher he has been known to be. His line on the night was not pretty by any standards, pitching just 4.2 innings before being pulled from the game. He allowed five […]

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Mets Recall Sean Gilmartin, Option Erik Goeddel To Las Vegas

An article by posted on August 25, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Recall Sean Gilmartin, Option Erik Goeddel To Las Vegas

The New York Mets announced that they have recalled LH reliever Sean Gilmartin after Wednesday night’s 8-1 loss to the Cardinals, and optioned RH reliever Erik Goeddel back to Triple-A Las Vegas. Goeddel, 27, had just been activated before tonight’s game after the Mets placed Jon Niese was placed on the DL. But his stay was short-lived […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets Pounded for 19 Hits in 8-1 Loss to Cards

An article by posted on August 24, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets Pounded for 19 Hits in 8-1 Loss to Cards

The New York Mets (63-63) were defeated by the St. Louis Cardinals (67-58) by a score of 8-1 on Wednesday night in Busch Stadium. The loss brings the Mets back to .500 and 4.5 games behind the cards for the second wild card spot. Offense: After Jay Bruce led off the second with a bloop […]

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