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

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

Saturday, September 24, 2016 • 7:10 p.m. Citi Field • Flushing, N.Y. RHP Alec Asher (1-0, 2.16) vs. LHP Sean Gilmartin (0-0, 4.76) SNY • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM A day after the epic bat flip, the Mets won again beating the Phillies 10-5 escaping trouble a few times in the game […]

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Duda, Conforto: Unexpected Keys To Success

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Duda, Conforto: Unexpected Keys To Success

After Friday night’s win over the Philadelphia Phillies, the Mets now hold a one game and one and a half game lead in the National League Wild Card race over the San Francisco Giants and St. Louis Cardinals, respectively. With eight games to play in the regular season, the keys to success for the Mets […]

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Mets Minors: MMO All-Star Rotation Led by Conlon

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Mets Minors: MMO All-Star Rotation Led by Conlon

This is the second part of our four part series in which we choose our 25 man roster from the Mets minor leagues based strictly on their numbers and not on their prospect rankings. The first part addressed the “starting lineup.”  The following two parts will address the bench and the bullpen. Missing from this […]

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Battle of the Bat Flips: Asdrubal Cabrera vs. Yoenis Cespedes

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Battle of the Bat Flips: Asdrubal Cabrera vs. Yoenis Cespedes

On Thursday night, with the Mets trailing the Phillies 8-6 in the bottom of the 11th inning, shortstop Asdrubal Cabrera not only hit an epic walk-off three run homer, he also had a bat flip for the ages: Chills. #Walkoffhttps://t.co/NuuNjovPM2 pic.twitter.com/Ntsbicef6b — New York Mets (@Mets) September 23, 2016 It was very reminiscent of another pretty […]

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Spin Rate On Seth Lugo’s Curveball Is Better Than Anybody’s

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Spin Rate On Seth Lugo’s Curveball Is Better Than Anybody’s

Since the time Noah Syndergaard first appeared on the mound for the Mets, we have constantly heard how he throws more 100 MPH fastballs than anybody in the sport.  He is repeating it all over again as fans stare in awe at the radar gun readings with each fastball Syndergaard unleashes.  Fact is when it […]

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Hansel Robles Gave the Bullpen a Much Needed Break

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Hansel Robles Gave the Bullpen a Much Needed Break

With the bullpen being completely taxed heading into Friday night’s game, the Mets needed someone to step up to provide some relief. Hansel Robles was up to that task in Friday night’s 10-5 win over Philadelphia. In what seemed like another game between the Mets and Phillies that included unlimited pitching changes, Robles was finally […]

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Michael Conforto Proved He Belongs Friday Night

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Michael Conforto Proved He Belongs Friday Night

New York Mets outfielder, Michael Conforto was given a rare opportunity to start Friday night. He made the best of that opportunity. Conforto was 2-for-3 on the night, including a three-run homer that helped break the game open for the Mets. The homer was his first since August 7. “That at-bat really is kind of […]

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Mets Double Up The Phillies 10-5

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Mets Double Up The Phillies 10-5

The New York Mets (82-72) defeated the Philadelphia Phillies (69-85) by a score of 10-5 tonight at Citi Field and have assured themselves a winning record with their 82nd win. Pitching: Participation Day! Gabriel Ynoa started this game for the Mets. In what seems like forever ago, Ynoa tossed two innings, but was removed after […]

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Noah Syndergaard Scratched From Saturday’s Start

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Noah Syndergaard Scratched From Saturday’s Start

According to Marc Carig, Noah Syndergaard will be scratched from tomorrow’s start due to strep throat. Sean Gilmartin will be starting in his place. While this doesn’t have the same impact as Steven Matz being done for the year, Syndergaard having to miss a start is a blow to the Mets chances of claiming one […]

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Good Fundies Episode 22: Hello, Welcome to New York. Boo.

An article by posted on September 23, 2016 0 Comments
Good Fundies Episode 22: Hello, Welcome to New York. Boo.

Roger eulogized the late Jacob ‘deGrominator’ deGrom before he cursed the day the Warthen Slider was invented. Brian got into Jay Bruce’s troubles and if he would shoot him out of a cannon before the also struggling Travis d’Arnaud. The two discussed if Lucas Duda should get some more playing time in these final days […]

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

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

Friday, September 23, 2016 • 7:10 p.m. Citi Field • Flushing, N.Y. RHP Jeremy Hellickson (12-9, 3.57) vs. RHP Gabriel Ynoa (1-0, 9.00) SNY • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM Last night was great, let’s do that again! The Mets opened up with an early 2-0 lead before the Phillies eroded it and […]

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