MMO Game Recap: Colon Shines In 4-1 Victory Over Braves

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MMO Game Recap: Colon Shines In 4-1 Victory Over Braves

The New York Mets (16-8) defeated the Atlanta Braves (6-19) by a score of 4-1 in the first game of the three game set. With the win, Bartolo Colon passed Pedro Martinez for the second place in wins by a Dominican pitcher with the 220th victory of his career. Pitching: The man. The myth. The […]

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

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

Monday, May 2, 2016 • 7:10 p.m. Citi Field • Flushing, N.Y. RHP Mike Foltynewicz (0-0, –) vs. RHP Bartolo Colon (1-1, 3.42) SNY • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM A great new Bartolo Colon image from MMO reader and graphic artist David Dolinsky! The New York Mets (15-8) look to get back on […]

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Mets Minors: T. J. Rivera Still Hustling For An MLB Opportunity

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Mets Minors: T. J. Rivera Still Hustling For An MLB Opportunity

Minor Leaguer T.J. Rivera is doing what T.J. Rivera always does – hit the baseball like crazy. Rivera, an unsung infielder in the Met farm system is blistering hot going 14- for-36 in his last ten games hitting .389 with two home runs and 8 RBI. On the season, Rivera is batting .338 with a […]

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Living With G(no)me Regrets? We Can Help….

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Living With G(no)me Regrets? We Can Help….

Mets Fans Express Disdain for Promo Guidelines Admonish: (Verb) to caution, advise, or counsel against something I tried my best.  I can look back on that day and say I tried my best to warn everyone I could to get there early.  Anyone I knew that was going to a game I let them know that in […]

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Left-Handed Pitching Is Not the Mets’ Kryptonite

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Left-Handed Pitching Is Not the Mets’ Kryptonite

Yesterday, the Mets faced a left-handed starter for just the third time this year. They have faced Adam Conley, Brandon Finnegan, and Madison Bumgarner. In addition, the Mets have faced lefty relievers here and there. Seemingly, the Mets have struggled against lefties. On April 13th, Conley limited the Mets to four hits while allowing no earned runs and […]

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Amazin Juggernaut: Mets Roared Out Of April With Dominance and Flair

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Amazin Juggernaut: Mets Roared Out Of April With Dominance and Flair

There’s something special in the air, my friends. You can feel it with every breathtaking extra-base hit off the bat of Michael Conforto. You can sense it with every swing and a miss on a knee-buckling Noah Syndergaard breaking ball. You can see it every time Neil Walker and Asdrubal Cabrera turn another improbable a […]

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Bumgarner Bested Conforto On Sunday, But Mets Left Fielder Remains Very Confident

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Bumgarner Bested Conforto On Sunday, But Mets Left Fielder Remains Very Confident

As yesterday’s game approached, many wondered if Michael Conforto would get his first shot against a big time southpaw like Madison Bumgarner on the mound. Manager, Terry Collins obliged and gave the 23-year old budding star a chance to show what he could do against one of the great pitchers in the game. “I definitely wanted […]

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3 Up 3 Down: Mets Take Another Series, But Giants Steal Finale To Avoid Sweep

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3 Up 3 Down: Mets Take Another Series, But Giants Steal Finale To Avoid Sweep

3 Up 1. Record Setting Friday Night The Mets 13-1 victory over the San Francisco Giants on Friday night had some history to it. 12 of the 13 runs scored were all in the third inning, setting a new franchise record which was previously set on July 16, 2006 when they tallied 11 runs in […]

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Sandy Alderson Dials Up Winning Code in Offseason (643) (463)

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Sandy Alderson Dials Up Winning Code in Offseason (643) (463)

The lead had dwindled to one. Closer Jeurys Familia yielded a leadoff single to the pesky Denard Span and was staring at the stern, focused face of former Met Angel Pagan. The speedy Pagan has flourished since his departure from Flushing for two forgettable experiments in Andres Torres and Ramon Ramirez, netting a World Series […]

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Opposing Teams Running On Syndergaard

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Opposing Teams Running On Syndergaard

Like a shark senses blood in the water, a team will jump all over a pitcher when it detects a weakness, especially when it’s somebody such as the Mets’ Noah Syndergaard, who doesn’t have many. The book on Syndergaard is you can run on him. No, make that you can run all over him – that […]

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