Murphy Could Miss Most Of Remaining Games

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Murphy Could Miss Most Of Remaining Games

According to Terry Collins, second baseman Daniel Murphy could miss a lot more time than initially thought after team doctors reviewed the MRI on his right-calf strain. “Murphy is down,” Collins said. “It’s not about who is playing second base. He had some pretty big goals set, and rightfully so, that he was chasing. Big […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Phillies, 7:10 PM (Dilson Debuts In Flushing)

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Phillies, 7:10 PM (Dilson Debuts In Flushing)

Tonight the Mets open up a series against the division rival Phillies. Although these two teams aren’t going anywhere this year, beating the Phillies always feels good. The Mets will send Jacob deGrom (6-6, 3.13) to the hill against right-hander David Buchanan (6-7, 4.21). Jacob deGrom had his career-high five-game win streak snapped in the […]

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Mets Have No Interest In Trading Travis d’Arnaud

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Mets Have No Interest In Trading Travis d’Arnaud

August 29 Updating last night’s report that the Mets have discussed a possible move to left field for catcher Travis d’Arnaud, here’s some new information. MetsBlog’s Matt Cerrone wrote that a a move from behind the plate could be inevitable for TDA given that Kevin Plawecki is nearly MLB-ready and the front office loves him. […]

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Wally Backman Named PCL Manager Of The Year

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Wally Backman Named PCL Manager Of The Year

According to ESPN’s Adam Rubin, Wally Backman has been named the Pacific Coast League Manager of the Year. This season the Las Vegas 51′s are 80-61 and are the only team to have clinched their division in the PCL. They led the league in wins, home runs and runs (by 88!). Hired in 2009 by […]

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MMO Exclusive: Dilson Herrera Goes From Big Dreams To Big Leagues

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MMO Exclusive: Dilson Herrera Goes From Big Dreams To Big Leagues

Wow, what a dramatic change of events for the Mets on Thursday night, first Daniel Murphy goes on the DL and then the Mets catch everyone off guard and call up top prospect Dilson Herrera. When I first heard the news, I was shocked and not because Herrera does not deserve the opportunity, oh he definitely does, but […]

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What Does Herrera’s Arrival Say About Murphy’s Future?

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What Does Herrera’s Arrival Say About Murphy’s Future?

Tonight Dilson Herrera will likely make his major league debut at second base, replacing Daniel Murphy who landed on the disabled list after yesterdays game. There has been a wide range of opinions on whether or not this move made sense for the Mets. My opinion is that it doesn’t matter. You can’t find out […]

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Featured Post: The Emergence of Jeurys Familia

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Featured Post: The Emergence of Jeurys Familia

In his first full season in the big leagues, Jeurys Familia has been outstanding to say the least. The 24 year old has established himself as a key component to the success of the Mets bullpen this season and is being thrown into the conversation of being the closer of the future for the Amazin’s. […]

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Mets Promote Top Prospect Dilson Herrera

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Mets Promote Top Prospect Dilson Herrera

The Mets announced that Daniel Murphy has been placed on the DL and that Dilson Herrera will be called up from Double-A Binghamton. The 20-year old Herrera skips Triple-A and goes straight to Go. He was having an incredible season at Bingo, slashing at .333/.401/.504 with ten home runs and 49 RBI in 237 at.bats. […]

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MMO Game Recap: Braves 6, Mets 1

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MMO Game Recap: Braves 6, Mets 1

The Mets lost to the Atlanta Braves by a score of 6-1 on Thursday night, for their 72nd loss of the season and putting them at ten games under .500. Jon Niese pitched a solid game. He got through 7.1 innings with 5 K’s, 1 BB and giving up 9 hits and 3 ER. His […]

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Curtis Granderson Has Been Invisible

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Curtis Granderson Has Been Invisible

Most of us refer to him as the Grandy Man, but one Mets team source called him the Invisible Man while speaking to John Harper of the Daily News. Of course we’re talking about right fielder Curtis Granderson. “Remember, he was supposed to be our cleanup hitter,” the source told Harper. “The guy has been invisible.” Granderson has had […]

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