Talkin’ Mets: Mike Piazza and the Hall of Fame, Special Guest Sal Licata Weighs In

An article by posted on July 24, 2016 0 Comments
Talkin’ Mets: Mike Piazza and the Hall of Fame, Special Guest Sal Licata Weighs In

Tonight I share my memories of Mike Piazza and talk about how game-changing his arrival was for a generation of Mets fans. Hear highlights from Piazza’s career and clips of his emotional speech from earlier today. I also talk about the critical upcoming homestand, how Jose Reyes has been invaluable to the Mets lineup and […]

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Mets Still in the Mix for Jonathan Lucroy

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Mets Still in the Mix for Jonathan Lucroy

Despite being previously projected to have a quiet trade deadline, the Mets have been linked to Brewers catcher Jonathan Lucroy, Kristie Ackert of the Daily News reports. Lucroy is in the midst of an All Star campaign, slashing .302/.362/.494 while seeing time both at catcher and first base.  The 30 year old veteran also has […]

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Mike Piazza Tips His Cap To Mets Fans

An article by posted on July 24, 2016 0 Comments
Mike Piazza Tips His Cap To Mets Fans

A tearful Mike Piazza choked up when he thanked Mets fans for “taking him into their family” on Sunday during his Hall of Fame acceptance speech at Cooperstown, NY. “How can I put into words my love, thanks and appreciation for New York Mets’ fans?” Piazza said. “You have given me the greatest gift and […]

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Mets Blank Fish 3-0; Secure Winning Road Trip

An article by posted on July 24, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Blank Fish 3-0; Secure Winning Road Trip

The New York Mets (52-45) defeated the Miami Marlins (53-45) by a score of 3-0 this afternoon at Marlins Park. However, if the Nationals hold on to beat the Padres the Mets won’t gain any ground in the standings today. Pitching: Steven Matz toed the rubber for the rubber game this afternoon against the fish, […]

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Congratulations To Mike Piazza On Hall of Fame Induction Day!

An article by posted on July 24, 2016 0 Comments
Congratulations To Mike Piazza On Hall of Fame Induction Day!

Congratulations to Mike Piazza who will be inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame along with fellow inductee Ken Griffey Jr. on Sunday afternoon. MLB Network will exclusively televise all the festivities live from Cooperstown, New York beginning at 12:00 PM, followed by the Induction Ceremony and the acceptance speeches at 1:30 PM. Piazza joins […]

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MMO Game Thread : Mets vs Marlins at 1:10 PM (Conforto Starts in CF)

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MMO Game Thread : Mets vs Marlins at 1:10 PM (Conforto Starts in CF)

Sunday, July 24, 2016 • 1:10 p.m. Marlins Park • Miami, FL LHP Steven Matz (7-6, 3.56) vs. RHP Jose Urena (1-1, 6.23) PIX11 • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The Mets and Marlins close out their three game series this afternoon in Miami on Mike Piazza Hall of Fame induction day. The […]

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Zack Wheeler To Face Live Batters This Week

An article by posted on July 24, 2016 0 Comments
Zack Wheeler To Face Live Batters This Week

Latest Update – June 24 Right-hander Zack Wheeler is expected to throw to live hitters sometime this week, Terry Collins told reporters on Saturday. The expectation is that once Wheeler starts facing live batters, he would be able to begin a rehab assignment roughly 10 days later. While nothing is set in stone, Wheeler believes that […]

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What Could Have Been: Ichiro As A Met

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What Could Have Been: Ichiro As A Met

As the New York Mets conclude their three-game set against the Miami Marlins on Sunday, baseball fans continue to watch a 42-year-old hitting marvel, who is only four hits shy of reaching the elusive 3,000 hit club. What’s more amazing is that combined with the nine-years he spent with the Orix Blue Wave team in […]

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Was Jacob deGrom’s Drop In Velocity A Cause For Concern?

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Was Jacob deGrom’s Drop In Velocity A Cause For Concern?

Jacob deGrom endured the second shortest outing of his career in Saturday’s 7-2 defeat at the hands of the Miami Marlins. His velocity also dipped, causing question marks to raise if he again may be having some type of issue with his lat. It was a night to forget for deGrom, who allowed fives runs […]

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Michael Conforto Plays Center Field For First Time In His Career

An article by posted on July 24, 2016 0 Comments
Michael Conforto Plays Center Field For First Time In His Career

Latest News – July 24 After a couple of weeks of deliberation about playing Michael Conforto in center field, Mets manager Terry Collins finally took the opportunity to play Conforto in center field in spacious Marlins Park on Saturday night. After coming in as a pinch-hitter and stroking a single in the sixth inning of last night’s […]

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DeGrom Falters In Mets 7-2 Loss To Marlins

An article by posted on July 23, 2016 0 Comments
DeGrom Falters In Mets 7-2 Loss To Marlins

The New York Mets (51-45) were defeated by the Miami Marlins (53-44) by a score of 7-2 at Marlins Park Saturday evening.  With a Washington Nationals win, the Mets will fall to six games back for the division lead. Pitching: Jacob deGrom was coming off arguably the best start of his entire career heading into […]

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