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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Wright Slips To Second Place In Latest All Star Voting

An article by posted on June 24, 2014 0 Comments
Wright Slips To Second Place In Latest All Star Voting

Even with David Wright‘s sudden surge at the plate, he has slipped into second place in the latest All Star voting for the starting third baseman for the National League. Brewers Aramis Ramirez (1,279,902) leaped from fourth place to take over the lead from David Wright (1,260,895) and now leads by 19,007 votes. The remaining players that make […]

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The Captain Is Leading The Mets Latest Surge

An article by posted on June 23, 2014 0 Comments
The Captain Is Leading The Mets Latest Surge

Update – June 23  David Wright has hit safely in his last seven games batting .444 (12-for-27) with two home runs, six RBIs and four multi-hit games in the span. Adam Rubin of ESPN NY writes that Wright hit 11 line drives (netting 10 hits and a sacrifice fly) and he had only nine swings and misses (three […]

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ESPN NY: Chris Young Could Be Cut When Lagares Returns

An article by posted on June 23, 2014 0 Comments
ESPN NY: Chris Young Could Be Cut When Lagares Returns

Adam Rubin of ESPN NY writes that Juan Lagares‘ rehab tour has shifted to Double-A Binghamton, and the Mets are eyeing Thursday for the center fielder’s activation from the disabled list. Rubin adds that a team insider acknowledged Chris Young‘s “days are numbered” with the organization, which is prepared to eat the remainder of this year’s $7.25 […]

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Mets Not Happy With Friday’s Play At The Plate

An article by posted on June 21, 2014 0 Comments
Mets Not Happy With Friday’s Play At The Plate

Adam Rubin of ESPN NY writes that Sandy Alderson disassociated himself Friday from the blocking-the-plate rule enacted by Major League Baseball this season even though he serves as chairman of the rules committee that influenced it. Rubin adds that the only person visibly livid in the clubhouse was Alderson and the GM implied after the […]

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Jacob deGrom Once Again Seeking First Victory

An article by posted on June 21, 2014 0 Comments
Jacob deGrom Once Again Seeking First Victory

Jacob deGrom will be taking the mound on Saturday in Miami against the Marlins for his eighth major league start, with the hopes that he will finally win that elusive first victory on the season. DeGrom (0-4, 4.39), has been victimized by a lack of run support from the Mets and over his last three starts […]

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Prospect Spotlight: B-Mets Pitcher Tyler Pill

An article by posted on June 20, 2014 0 Comments
Prospect Spotlight: B-Mets Pitcher Tyler Pill

Tyler Pill pitched a gem of a game, and also helped out his own cause with an amazing night at the plate. The Mets 4th round pick of the 2011 Amateur draft, earned the victory and evened up his record to 5-5 by tossing eight innings, allowing no runs, on four hits, with no walks and […]

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Wheeler Tosses Complete Game Three Hit Gem

An article by posted on June 20, 2014 0 Comments
Wheeler Tosses Complete Game Three Hit Gem

Just what the doctor ordered, a complete game gem by Zack Wheeler, when he and the Mets needed it the most. On Thursday night against the Marlins in Miami, Wheeler threw a dazzling, 111 pitch three hit shutout, which was the best game of his brief major league career. “I still had plenty,” Wheeler told […]

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Chris Young Compares His Poor Start To 2013 With A’s

An article by posted on June 20, 2014 0 Comments
Chris Young Compares His Poor Start To 2013 With A’s

Adam Rubin of ESPN NY writes that Chris Young sees parallels between his subpar start last season with the Oakland Athletics, which resulted in reduced playing time, and his current status with the Mets. “It’s a little similar with the playing time and with the gaps in between at-bats that I’ve had from time to time,” Young tells […]

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MMO Game Recap: Cardinals 5, Mets 2

An article by posted on June 17, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Cardinals 5, Mets 2

The Mets (31-40) dropped their second game in a row to the Cardinals (39-32) at Busch Stadium 5-2 on Tuesday night and have been outscored 11-4 so far in the series. Jon Niese, who hasn’t won a game since May 22, tossed six innings, allowing three earned runs on eight hits, while walking one and […]

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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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