MMO Game Recap: Athletics 6, Mets 2

An article by posted on August 20, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Athletics 6, Mets 2

The New York Mets (59-68) took on the Oakland Athletics (74-51) tonight at O.co Coliseum for the first game of a short two game series, with Dillon Gee taking on Scott Kazmir. What you should know: The Mets got on the scoreboard first this evening, as Travis d’Arnaud launched his eleventh home run of the […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets at Athletics, 10:05 PM

An article by posted on August 19, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets at Athletics, 10:05 PM

Tonight the Mets open a two game series against the Oakland Athletics in California. Dillon Gee (4-5, 3.69) faces former Met Scott Kazmir (13-5, 2.78) beginning at 10:05 pm. In his last start, Gee got the loss in the Mets’ 4-1 defeat against the Washington Nationals on August 14th at Citi Field. He pitched 6.0 […]

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Gavin Cecchini Is Doing Better Than You Think

An article by posted on August 19, 2014 0 Comments
Gavin Cecchini Is Doing Better Than You Think

A year and a half ago, my first article after joining MMO was about shortstop Gavin Cecchini, saying that he wasn’t as bad as people say, I wasn’t wrong, but it didn’t exactly show until this season. Cecchini wasn’t really a player that jumped off the page when he was selected, especially as a first […]

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3 Up 3 Down: Cubs Split With Mets

An article by posted on August 19, 2014 0 Comments
3 Up 3 Down: Cubs Split With Mets

The Mets split their most recent 4 game series with the Chicago Cubs, below are some key takeaways between the final scores. 3 Up 1. Zack Wheeler is exciting to watch and he’s backing up his electric arsenal of pitches with some great results. This series was no different, as Wheels went 6.2 innings on […]

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Mets On Verge Of Setting Historic Streak Of Offensive Futility

An article by posted on August 19, 2014 0 Comments
Mets On Verge Of Setting Historic Streak Of Offensive Futility

All the leaves are brown… and the skies are gray… If the Mets thought they had it rough against the woeful Chicago Cubs, they’re in for some real trouble this week as they head to the West Coast for some California reaming. The Mets begin a five-game west coast swing with a pair of games […]

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Wright Is Frustrated and Isn’t Getting Any Younger

An article by posted on August 19, 2014 0 Comments
Wright Is Frustrated and Isn’t Getting Any Younger

David Wright is mired in another slump as his career worst season continues. The Mets Captain insists it’s not his shoulder. “The shoulder is not an excuse. Again, when I go tell the manager that I’m good to play, I expect to produce. I’m not thinking about the shoulder. I’m not thinking about bad habits. […]

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Mets Minors Report: Molina Earns Pitcher Of The Week, Plawecki Heating Up In Vegas

An article by posted on August 19, 2014 0 Comments
Mets Minors Report: Molina Earns Pitcher Of The Week, Plawecki Heating Up In Vegas

Last Night’s Quick Scores Omaha 9, Las Vegas 5 Binghamton 11, Erie 4 Charlotte 6, St. Lucie 3  Greeneville 12, Kingsport 3 Minor League Notes Matt Reynolds was 2 for 5, with three RBI’s and is batting .326 in his last ten games with seven runs, two home runs and nine RBI’s. Kevin Plawecki had two singles in […]

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MMO Exclusive: Interview with Mets Pitcher Dillon Gee

An article by posted on August 19, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Exclusive: Interview with Mets Pitcher Dillon Gee

A couple weeks ago, I reached out to Mets pitcher Dillon Gee for an interview, and Dillon was kind enough to let me do an online Q&A with him. Gee had the 7th-lowest ERA in baseball from the end of May 2013 to the time at which he was placed on the DL in May 2014. […]

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Mejia Continues To Struggle, Should He Be Shut Down?

An article by posted on August 19, 2014 0 Comments
Mejia Continues To Struggle, Should He Be Shut Down?

On August 11th it was reported that closer Jenrry Mejia had been laboring through a sports hernia that would require surgery in the off-season. At that moment questions started to swirl about why the 24-year old closer would pitch through the injury. After all, the Mets playoff hopes have stalled and while they seem destined […]

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Phillies Now Considered Favorites To Sign Rusney Castillo

An article by posted on August 18, 2014 0 Comments
Phillies Now Considered Favorites To Sign Rusney Castillo

George A. King of the New York Post reports that after speaking to major league teams who are interested in signing free agent outfielder Rusney Castillo, most teams believe that the Philadelphia Phillies are the favorites to land the Cuban phenom. King says that it’s not unanimous, but it clearly shows a shift in momentum that had previously been […]

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