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

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

The Mets will take on the Orioles again on Wednesday night at Citi Field as Jacob deGrom (2-3, 3.34 ERA) takes on Ubaldo Jimenez (2-1, 1.59 ERA) at 7:10 pm. Mets Starting Lineup Curtis Granderson – RF Juan Lagares – CF Lucas Duda – 1B Michael Cuddyer – LF Daniel Murphy – 3B Wilmer Flores […]

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Colon Has Been A Godsend For The Mets

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Colon Has Been A Godsend For The Mets

Bartolo Colon just gets it, doesn’t he? After all those years wearing an Angels, Yankees, Indians, Expos, White Sox, Red Sox and A’s uniforms, he’s certainly learned the formula for success. Or as Terry Collins puts it, he’s learned to be brave, fearlessly attacking the strike zone and daring hitters to take their best shots. […]

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Familia Leads Majors With 11 Saves

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Familia Leads Majors With 11 Saves

Despite getting tagged for a solo homerun on pitch that caught too much of the plate, Jeurys Familia quickly regrouped and earned his MLB leading 11th save of the season in last night’s 3-2 victory over the Baltimore Orioles. In 14.1 innings pitched, Familia has a 0.56 WHIP and 1.88 ERA with 17 strikeouts. Familia […]

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Mets Minor League Recap: Tovar Homers Twice, Vegas Wins 12th Straight

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Mets Minor League Recap: Tovar Homers Twice, Vegas Wins 12th Straight

Las Vegas (17-8) 10, Albuquerque 2 F/7 Game One The 51′s won their 11th straight game as Steven Matz was not dominant but still managed to get his 4th win by going 6 innings, giving up two runs on nine hits while striking out seven over his 87 pitch outing. Matz fastball was sitting in […]

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Kevin Plawecki Has A Five Game Hitting Streak

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Kevin Plawecki Has A Five Game Hitting Streak

Here comes Kevin Plawecki. While Daniel Murphy’s RBI single in the fourth inning finally ended the Mets’ 21 inning scoreless streak that went all the way back to Friday, it was Kevin Plawecki’s two-run double that proved to be the decisive blow on Tuesday night as the Mets topped the Baltimore Orioles 3-2. Following Murphy’s […]

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David Wright Could Appear in Minor League Game This Weekend

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David Wright Could  Appear in Minor League Game This Weekend

David Wright’s expected return was pushed back from this week to next week as he continues to recover from the strained right hamstring he suffered early in the season that landed him on the DL. This week he will run the bases and could play in a Minor League game as early as this weekend, […]

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Exit Velocity: Baseball’s Newest Trend

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Exit Velocity: Baseball’s Newest Trend

Exit velocity is a new method to evaluate hitters which is gaining widespread popularity around the league according to Tim Rohan of the New York Times. Exit velocity measures the speed of the ball off the hitter’s bat. “It’s really just physics,” said John Ricco, the Mets’ assistant general manager. “If you hit the ball […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 3, Orioles 2

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 3, Orioles 2

The Mets (17-10) defeated the Orioles (12-12) by a score of 3-2 Tuesday evening at Citi Field. Pitching: Bartolo Colon started for the Mets, improving his record to 5-1 on the season, leaving his ERA at an impressive 2.90. Colon was cruising until he gave up a solo home run in the 8th inning to […]

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

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

After an off day on Monday, the Mets begin a short two game set against the Baltimore Orioles tonight at Citi Field. Bartolo Colon (4-1, 3.31) starts for the Mets and will be opposed by Bud Norris (1-2, 12.18) for the Orioles in a 7:10 PM contest. Bartolo Colon has issued one walk (in his […]

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Mets Promote Johnny Monell, Option Eric Campbell

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Mets Promote Johnny Monell, Option Eric Campbell

The Mets have optioned Eric Campbell back to Triple-A Las Vegas and activated catcher Johnny Monell to their 25 man roster. Monell gives the Mets a third catcher as well as a left-handed bat off the bench. Campbell, 28, batted .200/.320/.323 in 50 at-bats with the Mets, but had been slumping badly over the last […]

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