Collins Weighs In On Mets’ First Spring Training Win

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Collins Weighs In On Mets’ First Spring Training Win

The New York Mets opened up the 2017 Spring Training season with a 3-2 victory over the Boston Red Sox behind solo home runs by Michael Conforto and Gavin Cecchini as well as solid pitching from by Seth Lugo, Marcos Molina and Rafael Montero. What we learned from Terry Collins after the game – Michael […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 3, Red Sox 2

An article by posted on February 24, 2017 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 3, Red Sox 2

The New York Mets defeated the Boston Red Sox this afternoon in the first Spring Training game of the season by a 3-2 score. Pitching – Seth Lugo got the start today and tossed two scoreless innings with three strikeouts, two walks and didn’t allow a hit. Right-handed pitching prospect Marcos Molina followed Lugo with […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Red Sox, 1:05 PM

An article by posted on February 24, 2017 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Red Sox, 1:05 PM

The New York Mets begin their Spring Training schedule on the road in Fort Myers against the Boston Red Sox. Right-hander Seth Lugo makes the start for the Mets and is opposed by left-hander Henry Owens for the Red Sox. The game begins at 1:05 PM at JetBlue Park and it’s not televised but can be […]

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Frank Viola Hoping For Major League Opportunity

An article by posted on February 24, 2017 0 Comments
Frank Viola Hoping For Major League Opportunity

Former New York Met pitcher Frank Viola is hoping that he will make it to the big leagues once again, this time as a coach. This season Sweet Music will be the pitching coach for the Mets Triple-A affiliate the Las Vegas 51s. It will be the fourth season for Viola as the 51s pitching […]

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Mets Projected to Have Worst Up-the-Middle Defense

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Mets Projected to Have Worst Up-the-Middle Defense

With a little over a month left until Opening Day, John Dewan of ACTA Sports recently ranked his projections for the best and worst middle defense for the 2017 season based on defensive runs saved. Last on that list, was the New York Mets middle infield. Dewan projected the Mets middle infielders to have a […]

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Mets Morning Report: Let The Games Begin

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Mets Morning Report: Let The Games Begin

Good Morning everyone. The New York Mets will play their first Grapefruit League game of the season today as Seth Lugo gets the start against the Boston Red Sox. Lugo will take the first shot at the fifth spot in the starting rotation as he takes the ball. He though is taking it all in […]

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Mets TV & Radio Spring Training Broadcast Schedules

An article by posted on February 23, 2017 0 Comments
Mets TV & Radio Spring Training Broadcast Schedules

The New York Mets flagship radio station, 710 WOR-AM, announced their 2017 Spring Training broadcast schedule this week. They will broadcast 15 games beginning on Friday, February 24th when the Mets take on the Boston Red Sox. Howie Rose and Josh Lewin will call the action as they return to the booth in the fourth […]

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Mets Discussed Trading Michael Conforto For J.D. Martinez

An article by posted on February 23, 2017 0 Comments
Mets Discussed Trading Michael Conforto For J.D. Martinez

In a recent column by Jon Heyman of Fan Rag Sports, he reports that the New York Mets seriously discussed a deal with the Detroit Tigers that would’ve swapped young outfielder Michael Conforto for veteran outfielder J.D. Martinez. It was, of course, before the Mets re-signed outfielder Yoenis Cespedes to a four year, $110 million […]

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Five Notes From Thursday: Wright Could DH This Weekend

An article by posted on February 23, 2017 0 Comments
Five Notes From Thursday: Wright Could DH This Weekend

1. David Wright could DH this weekend, hopefully Saturday but could be Sunday with both games being at home. Wright also threw again on Thursday, again in secret though with no beat writers allowed.  2. Collins expects the lineup on Saturday for the first home game of Grapefruit League action to be mostly regulars except […]

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Rafael Montero Looks Great Early in Camp, Can It Continue?

An article by posted on February 23, 2017 0 Comments
Rafael Montero Looks Great Early in Camp, Can It Continue?

When the New York Mets re-signed relievers Fernando Salas and Jerry Blevins one of the questions became what will they do to create the two needed spots on the 40-man roster. One of the most talked about options was designating right-handed pitcher Rafael Montero for assignment. Instead, the Mets designated utility guy Ty Kelly for […]

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