Wilmer Flores Leads All Shortstops With Seven Home Runs

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Wilmer Flores Leads All Shortstops With Seven Home Runs

The Mets bounced back from a deflating weekend sweep in Pittsburgh against the Pirates, with a convincing 6-3 win over the Philadelphia Phillies. The decisive blow was a three-run shot by shortstop Wilmer Flores, a sixth inning blast that would put the Mets up for good in front of a great Memorial Day crowd at […]

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David Wright Headed to California to See Back Specialist

An article by posted on May 25, 2015 0 Comments
David Wright Headed to California to See Back Specialist

Mets Captain David Wright is making a cross-country trip to try to fix his ailing back. The All-Star third baseman will travel to California to see Dr. Michael Watkins and his staff after being diagnosed with Spinal Stenosis last week. According to Ian Begley of ESPN New York, David will spend a week with Watkins. Wright, […]

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Dilson Herrera Not Close To Returning

An article by posted on May 25, 2015 0 Comments
Dilson Herrera Not Close To Returning

Mets second baseman Dilson Herrera is not close to a return from the disabled list, reports Adam Rubin of ESPN New York. Herrera fractured the tip of the middle finger on his right hand during infield drills on May 15th, and Terry Collins told the media Sunday that the 21 year-old remains in a splint, […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 6, Phillies 3

An article by posted on May 25, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 6, Phillies 3

The Mets (25-21) beat the Phillies (19-28) by a score of 6-3 on Monday afternoon at Citi Field. Bartolo Colon pitched well for the Mets after a horrendous performance his last time out. The newly-minted 42 year-old allowed three runs on six hits and two walks in six innings, striking out six. The Mets got […]

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Mets Planning For d’Arnaud To Return Next Week

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Mets Planning For d’Arnaud To Return Next Week

Travis d’Arnaud will play five innings in an extended spring training game on Tuesday, according to general manager Sandy Alderson. After that, the plan is for d’Arnaud to begin a rehab assignment beginning in St. Lucie and advancing to Triple-A Las Vegas in the course of five-to-six days. Assuming no setbacks, the goal is for d’Arnaud […]

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Collins Explains Rationale Behind Six-Man Rotation

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Collins Explains Rationale Behind Six-Man Rotation

Terry Collins spoke with reporters before the game on Monday and expanded on the upcoming six-man rotation which will kick in once Dillon Gee is activated from the DL for his start against the San Diego Padres on June 2. The primary reason for the six-man rotation was so that the team could keep Noah […]

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Memorial Day Game Thread: Phillies vs Mets, 1:10 PM

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Memorial Day Game Thread: Phillies vs Mets, 1:10 PM

After being swept by the Pirates in Pittsburgh this weekend, the New York Mets return home to Citi Field for the start of a three game series with the Philadelphia Phillies. Bartolo Colon (6-3, 4.85), who turned 42 on Sunday, opposes Phillies rookie Severino Gonzalez (2-1, 7.11) in a 1:10 PM Memorial Day matchup. Danny […]

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MMO Honors Our Veterans On This Memorial Day

An article by posted on May 25, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Honors Our Veterans  On This Memorial Day

Once again it falls upon all Americans to take a pause from the daily grind in remembrance of all the brave men and women that have made the ultimate sacrifice and gave their lives for our country. We at Metsmerized Online honor their bravery on this Memorial Day. We also honor all the men and women of […]

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Why Do Mets Have Such An Inordinate Amount Of Injuries?

An article by posted on May 25, 2015 0 Comments
Why Do Mets Have Such An Inordinate Amount Of Injuries?

The following is a conversation between Gary Cohen and Keith Hernandez that I transcribed from Sunday’s Mets vs Pirates broadcast. The two of them spent about 15 minutes discussing why Mets players suffer so many injuries to their muscles, joints and ligaments. Gary: For all that this Mets organization has done to minimize injuries, including […]

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The Mets Offense Is Broken

An article by posted on May 25, 2015 0 Comments
The Mets Offense Is Broken

Over the first few weeks of the season, the Mets’ pitching was spectacular. It kept the team in the game every night, allowing the offense to do just enough to win. During the Mets’ 11-game winning streak in April, they won only once by more than four runs. However, you can’t count on a pitching […]

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