Jeffrey Bellone

Jeffrey Bellone is a diehard Mets fan who lives in Connecticut with his beautiful wife and daughter. He can also be found writing about baseball at Beyond the Box Score, Amazin' Avenue, and Over the Whitestone.

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Series Preview: Atlanta Braves

An article by posted on April 18, 2014 0 Comments
Series Preview: Atlanta Braves

Well, the Mets find themselves in a familiar position. Coming home from a nine-game road trip in which they went 6-3, they open a ten-game homestand against Atlanta with hopes of maintaining their success. Their record at Citi Field has been a problem since the new park opened. If this season is going to be […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 9, Diamondbacks 0

An article by posted on April 16, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 9, Diamondbacks 0

There are nights when everything works, right from the start. Tuesday in Arizona was one of those nights for the Mets. Facing Met-Killer, Bronson Arroyo, and wearing number 42 on all of their jerseys in honor of Jackie Robinson, the Mets put three quick runs on the board in the top of the first inning. […]

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Series Preview: Arizona Diamonbacks

An article by posted on April 14, 2014 0 Comments
Series Preview: Arizona Diamonbacks

After a long weekend in Anaheim, two games extending into extra innings, and Sunday’s finale seeming like it would never end with the Angels charging to a 14-2 victory, the Mets conclude their nine-game road trip in Arizona. After taking two of three in Atlanta, and then losing two of three in Anaheim, this final […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 7, Angels 6

An article by posted on April 13, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 7, Angels 6

After a heartbreaking loss that extended into the wee hours of Saturday morning, the Mets forced their fans to stay awake into the wee hours of Sunday morning. A promising night, with clutch hits, and a comeback story for the Mets, quickly turning into another extra inning affair, when Raul Ibanez hit a familiar home […]

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Series Preview: Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim

An article by posted on April 11, 2014 0 Comments
Series Preview: Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim

It has been a helter-skelter start to the season for the New York Mets. After starting 0-3, having been swept by the Nationals, with the bullpen looking like it could be one of the worst of all-time, the Amazins have won two consecutive series, and the bullpen has been a strength. The starting pitching has […]

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MMO Game Recap: Braves 4, Mets 3

An article by posted on April 9, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Braves 4, Mets 3

The Mets are in the business of making opposing pitchers look like stars these days. In his first Braves start, Ervin Santana was Maddux-like in efficiency going through the Mets lineup in eight innings on only 88 pitches. Zack Wheeler returned to his debut city and wasn’t quite as sharp as he was last July. […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 4, Braves 0

An article by posted on April 8, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 4, Braves 0

On a night the offensive brilliance of Hank Aaron was celebrated, both the Mets and Braves relied on their pitching to try to win this game. In the end, it was Bartolo Colon who would prove the most effective. He pitched masterfully over seven innings to give the Mets a chance to win, as Aaron […]

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Series Preview: Atlanta Braves

An article by posted on April 8, 2014 0 Comments
Series Preview: Atlanta Braves

After a slow start at home (2-4), the Mets embark on a difficult nine-game road trip beginning in Atlanta on Tuesday night. The road trip will continue over the weekend in Anaheim, before concluding in Arizona. Of course, it is on the road where the Mets have found their best success in recent years. They […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 6, Reds 3

An article by posted on April 5, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 6, Reds 3

Yesterday Duda. Today Ike. Who said the Mets can’t rotate first basemen with success? In dramatic fashion, Ike Davis hit the first pinch-hit grand slam any team in the majors has seen since Brian Bogusevic for the Astros in 2011. This game took on many different storylines as the innings progressed. First, it was a […]

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Series Preview: Cincinnati Reds

An article by posted on April 4, 2014 0 Comments
Series Preview: Cincinnati Reds

The Mets are off to their worst start since 2005. They were swept by the Nationals, and outside of the starting pitching and Juan Lagares, there were not many bright spots in the season’s first series (of course Mr. Wright a perpetual bright spot). The bullpen appears to be the biggest problem. After Bobby Parnell […]

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