Jeurys Familia Suspended By MLB For 15 Games

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Jeurys Familia Suspended By MLB For 15 Games

As first reported by Billy Witz of the New York Times, Mets closer Jeurys Familia has been suspended 15 games without pay for violating MLB’s domestic violence policies. Barring any rainouts, Familia will be eligible to return to the Mets on April 20th against the Phillies. He will lose 18 days of pay (including off […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Marlins 1:05 PM

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Marlins 1:05 PM

The Mets send lefty Sean Gilmartin to the hill to face off against the Braves and Josh Collmenter at Champion Stadium today. The 1:05 PM game will not be broadcasted by the Mets on either radio or TV, however the Braves will broadcast it on the radio on WIFN 1340 AM/103.7 FM. Michael Conforto will see […]

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Mets Announce Opening Series Rotation Against Braves

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Mets Announce Opening Series Rotation Against Braves

The Mets have announced the starting pitchers for their opening series against the Braves. Noah Syndergaard will start opening day, Jacob deGrom will start the second game on April 5th, with Matt Harvey closing out the series on April 6th. For the Braves, Julio Teheran will start opening day with Bartolo Colon and Jaime Garcia […]

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Exclusive Interview: Former Mets GM and SNY Analyst Jim Duquette Previews 2017 Season With MMO

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Exclusive Interview: Former Mets GM and SNY Analyst Jim Duquette Previews 2017 Season With MMO

Jim Duquette has had a close relationship with the New York Mets for most of his adult life. He began his career in Queens working as an assistant to the Minor Leagues in 1991, followed by farm director, Assistant GM/Player Personnel, and GM in 2004. After the ’04 season, the Mets brought Omar Minaya in […]

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Decision On Jeurys Familia Expected Today

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Decision On Jeurys Familia Expected Today

According to Mike Puma of the New York Post, an announcement regarding a Jeurys Familia suspension is expected today. Stay tuned! Previous Report – Mar 27 According to a report in the New York Daily News by Kristie Ackert and Christian Red, the New York Mets expect Jeurys Familia to be suspended for fewer than 30 games after […]

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Mets Should Pursue Paul Goldschmidt If He Becomes Available

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Mets Should Pursue Paul Goldschmidt If He Becomes Available

Diamondbacks beat writer Nick Piecoro of The Arizona Republic wrote a piece yesterday exploring the possibility of the Diamondbacks trading their three biggest superstars if they do not contend this season: Paul Goldschmidt, A.J. Pollock and Zack Greinke. GM Mike Hazen seemed to echo a sentiment sympathetic to rebuilding earlier this month: “Picking first is […]

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Morning Briefing: Grapefruit League Finale, Roster Decisions Loom

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Morning Briefing: Grapefruit League Finale, Roster Decisions Loom

Good Morning Mets Fans. As spring training winds down, the New York Mets will play their Grapefruit League finale today in Walt Disney World against the Atlanta Braves. Sean Gilmartin will get the start for the Mets and he will be opposed by Josh Collmenter in the 1:05 p.m. ET start. Also expected to appear […]

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Rafael Montero Wins Job In Mets Bullpen

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Rafael Montero Wins Job In Mets Bullpen

According to Hector Gomez of Deportivo 101, Rafael Montero was told that he has made the Mets Opening Day roster as a right-handed reliever. Montero, 26, impressed Mets brass from the first day of spring training with a new attitude and a refined focus. He may have claimed his bullpen role after tossing five scoreless innings […]

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Mets Notes: Plawecki Optioned, Going With Eight Relievers, Final Roster Decisions

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Mets Notes: Plawecki Optioned, Going With Eight Relievers, Final Roster Decisions

The New York Mets optioned catcher Kevin Plawecki to Triple-A Las Vegas after Tuesday’s game against the St. Louis Cardinals. The move was not unexpected and it confirms that Travis d’Arnaud will be the starting catcher and his backup will be the more defensive minded Rene Rivera. Again no surprise here. With Opening Day just […]

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Mets Optimistic That Lagares Will Be Ready For Opening Day

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Mets Optimistic That Lagares Will Be Ready For Opening Day

Good news for Juan Lagares as the MRI on his strained oblique came back “better than we hoped,” according to Terry Collins. Anthony Dicomo of MLB.com reports that the team is now “a bit more optimistic he could make the Opening Day roster.” Previous Report According to Marly Rivera of ESPN, Juan Lagares told Yoenis Cespedes […]

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