Michael Mayer

Lifelong Mets fan born in 1987 meaning I still haven't witnessed a championship. Lived In Maine my whole life so I get my Mets fix from MLB.tv and MiLB.tv. Obsessed with the game of baseball and have been coaching in High School for 4 years. Some say I am too positive but I love my New York Mets. Follow me on twitter @themainemets

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Gavin Cecchini Scratched From Team USA Roster With Injury

An article by posted on 09/11/2015 0 Comments
Gavin Cecchini Scratched From Team USA Roster With Injury

Mets shortstop prospect Gavin Cecchini was scheduled to play for Team USA in the first annual Premier 12 Tournament taking place in Asia. The tournament actually started yesterday but USA doesn’t have its first game until tomorrow against the Dominican Republic. Cecchini was on the preliminary roster before being scratched last week according to a […]

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Vic Black Among Minor Leaguers Electing Free Agency

An article by posted on 06/11/2015 0 Comments
Vic Black Among Minor Leaguers Electing Free Agency

Once promising hard throwing reliever Vic Black has seen his days with the New York Mets come to an end as he elected free agency today. Black was a bright spot in the Mets bullpen combining for a 2.83 ERA and 1.298 WHIP in 47.2 innings covering the 2013-2014 season. Black was traded to the Mets on […]

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Mets Add Lefty Josh Smoker To 40-Man Roster

An article by posted on 05/11/2015 0 Comments
Mets Add Lefty Josh Smoker To 40-Man Roster

Today the Mets officially added left-handed former Nationals first round pick Josh Smoker to their 40-man roster putting it right at 40. Smoker started the season with the Savannah Sand Gnats after signing a minor league deal on during the last week of Spring Training. He pitched for the St. Lucie Mets as well and […]

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Five Takeaways From Mets Stunning Game 3 Victory

An article by posted on 31/10/2015 0 Comments
Five Takeaways From Mets Stunning Game 3 Victory

Last night the Mets finally responded with a knockout of their own led by the God of Thunder and Captain America in a 9-3 Game 3 win over the Kansas City Royals at Citi Field. Here are five things I took away from the victory last night: 1. Noah Syndergaard is just a rookie but […]

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Mets Pitching Prospect Marcos Molina Has Tommy John Surgery

An article by posted on 30/10/2015 0 Comments
Mets Pitching Prospect Marcos Molina Has Tommy John Surgery

Marcos Molina who was ranked as the Mets number 6 prospect by Baseball America earlier today has had Tommy John surgery and will miss the entire 2016 season. The 20-year old right handed pitcher was shutdown on two separate occasions this year with the St. Lucie Mets. The first time came after a rough outing […]

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BA Releases Top 10 Mets Prospect List, Four Shortstops Included

An article by posted on 30/10/2015 0 Comments
BA Releases Top 10 Mets Prospect List, Four Shortstops Included

Baseball America released their Top 10 Mets prospect list today and unsurprisingly they have left-hander Steven Matz at the top. They talk about the fact that the trades of Michael Fulmer, Robert Whalen, Matt Koch, Casey Meisner, Luis Cessa, John Gant and Miller Diaz has weakened the Mets starting pitching depth in the Minors. However, the Mets minor league system still finished with a .532 combined winning percentage this year […]

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Granderson, Cespedes Named Gold Glove Finalists

An article by posted on 29/10/2015 0 Comments
Granderson, Cespedes Named Gold Glove Finalists

Today Rawlings released their finalists for the Major League Gold Glove awards with Curtis Granderson being the only Met chosen for his time with the team. He is a finalist in the National League in right field against the St. Louis Cardinals Jason Heyward and the Washington Nationals Bryce Harper. Heyward won the award last […]

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Five Takeaways From Mets Game 2 Loss

An article by posted on 29/10/2015 0 Comments
Five Takeaways From Mets Game 2 Loss

Last night the Mets and Jacob deGrom got knocked out early as they were unable to solve Johnny Cueto. The series is not getting off to the start the Mets or their fans would have hoped for after being completely dominated and heading back to Citi Field down two games. Here’s what you can takeaway […]

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Five Takeaways From Mets Game 1 Loss

An article by posted on 28/10/2015 0 Comments
Five Takeaways From Mets Game 1 Loss

The Mets lost last night in what felt like a grueling 14-round prize fight with each team suffering body blows before the Royals delivered the knock out punch against Bartolo Colon. Here are five things you should take away from Game 1: 1. The Royals bullpen was as good as advertised, allowing only one unearned […]

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Gavin Cecchini Among Four Mets On USA Premier Roster

An article by posted on 22/10/2015 0 Comments
Gavin Cecchini Among Four Mets On USA Premier Roster

The Mets announced that four Mets prospects will join Team USA that is heading to Taipei to play in the WBSC Premier 12 Tournament that starts on November 10th against the Dominican Republic. The roster is headlined by shortstop prospect Gavin Cecchini who is listed as Mets #4 prospect according to MLB Pipeline. Cecchini hit .317/.377/.442 this year […]

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