David Conde

David was born and raised in Brooklyn, NY and is a lifelong Mets fan. He is the Senior Editor for MMO and also the Executive Editor for our Minor League site, MetsMinors.Net. David is also a photographer and shares his great photos here on MMO.

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DeGrom’s Rotation Spot Safe, Needs To Get Sharper

An article by posted on June 17, 2014 0 Comments
DeGrom’s Rotation Spot Safe, Needs To Get Sharper

Adam Rubin of ESPN NY writes that Terry Collins said rookie Jacob deGrom is not losing his rotation spot anytime soon. He just needs to get sharper. “You’ve got to make pitches against a team as good as they are,” Collins said after the Mets’ 6-2 loss to the St. Louis Cardinals on Monday night. “It’s one of those nights. […]

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Eric Young Returns Without Any Right Hamstring Issues

An article by posted on June 17, 2014 0 Comments
Eric Young Returns Without Any Right Hamstring Issues

June 17 Eric Young Jr. returned to the Mets line-up on Monday in St. Louis and didn’t have any issues with the strained right hamstring that had sent him to the disabled list. “I was able to sprint out a couple of things today and everything felt good on the leg,” Young tells Adam Rubin of […]

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Granderson Homers In First Stint As Mets Lead-off Batter

An article by posted on June 16, 2014 0 Comments
Granderson Homers In First Stint As Mets Lead-off Batter

Curtis Granderson, who returned to the starting lineup for the first time in three games due to a left calf injury, homered and was 2-for-3 with two walks in Sunday’s 3-1 Mets victory. “I just tried to get myself on base and try to get the team going,” Granderson told Adam Rubin of ESPN NY after […]

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Mets Minors Notes: Montero Has Left Oblique Strain, Syndergaard Returns Today

An article by posted on June 16, 2014 0 Comments
Mets Minors Notes: Montero Has Left Oblique Strain, Syndergaard Returns Today

Adam Rubin of ESPN NY writes that Rafael Montero left Saturday’s Las Vegas start after just five pitches with a left-oblique strain. Montero, who was sent back to Vegas after a 6-5 loss to the Phillies on May 30, has not pitched well since returning to Triple A, tossing 8.2 innings, while going 0-1 (two ND), and allowing four earned […]

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Mejia Is Unavailable This Weekend, But Should Avoid Trip To DL

An article by posted on June 14, 2014 0 Comments
Mejia Is Unavailable This Weekend, But Should Avoid Trip To DL

Terry Collins told reporters that Jenrry Mejia will avoid a trip to the disabled list, but added that the young righthander will more than likely be unavailable this weekend as a precaution. “They said it’s probably going to be a day or so before he’s going to be available,” said Collins. Mejia underwent an MRI […]

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Granderson Is Day To Day With Sore Calf

An article by posted on June 13, 2014 0 Comments
Granderson Is Day To Day With Sore Calf

Curtis Granderson has been the Mets’ hottest hitter in the month of June, batting .361 in 44 plate appearances. Just when you think he is going to turn his season around, he comes up lame with a calf injury and is held out from Thursday’s game. He did pinch hit for Gonzalez Germen in the […]

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Dillon Gee Making Progress

An article by posted on June 13, 2014 0 Comments
Dillon Gee Making Progress

Mike Vorkunov of the Star-Ledger writes that Dillon Gee is throwing from 120 feet on flat ground in Port St. Lucie, but the Mets hope he can get on a mound this weekend. “Which is a great sign,” says Terry Collins. Gee is still on the disabled list with a strained right lat muscle, but Collins […]

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DeGrom Comes Up On Short End Once Again

An article by posted on June 12, 2014 0 Comments
DeGrom Comes Up On Short End Once Again

  Jacob deGrom has been doing all he has been asked to do to try and help the Mets win ball games, but unfortunately the Mets have not given him enough run support in those starts. Since making his debut on May 15th, when he lost to the Yankees 1-0, deGrom is 0-3, with a […]

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Zach Lutz Leaves Vegas To Play In Japan

An article by posted on June 11, 2014 0 Comments
Zach Lutz Leaves Vegas To Play In Japan

Adam Rubin reports that sources told ESPNNewYork.com that Zach Lutz is headed to Japan in play for the Rakuten Eagles. Lutz was hitting .291, with seven homers and 37 RBIs in 227 at-bats with Vegas this season. He appeared in 22 games for the Mets in 2012 and ’13, producing a combined .226 average and two RBIs […]

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Collins Rewards Tejada’s Hot Bat With Lead-Off Spot

An article by posted on June 11, 2014 0 Comments
Collins Rewards Tejada’s Hot Bat With Lead-Off Spot

Ruben Tejada batted lead-off for the first time this season on Tuesday night, but as Adam Rubin of ESPN NY writes, it was actually his 100th career start atop the lineup. Terry Collins replaced Matt den Dekker atop the order with Tejada, because over the past few weeks, the shortstop has been wielding a hot bat. […]

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