Rob Piersall

Rob Piersall is currently a junior at SUNY New Paltz, studying journalism with a minor in communications. A Mets fan since the age of six in 2001, Rob is a senior staff writer here at MMO, and has also been doing game recaps the past two seasons. However, Rob's favorite thing is reporting breaking Mets news and transactions. 2016 will be our year. LGM.

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Mets Double Up The Phillies 10-5

An article by posted on September 23, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Double Up The Phillies 10-5

The New York Mets (82-72) defeated the Philadelphia Phillies (69-85) by a score of 10-5 tonight at Citi Field and have assured themselves a winning record with their 82nd win. Pitching: Participation Day! Gabriel Ynoa started this game for the Mets. In what seems like forever ago, Ynoa tossed two innings, but was removed after […]

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HEARTBREAK TO HEROES: Mets Beat Phillies In Wild Affair 9-8!

An article by posted on September 22, 2016 0 Comments
HEARTBREAK TO HEROES: Mets Beat Phillies In Wild Affair 9-8!

The New York Mets (81-72) defeated the Philadelphia Phillies (69-84) by a score of 9-8 in 11 innings tonight at Citi Field! Pitching: The first three innings were smooth sailing for Mets starter Seth Lugo tonight, as he kept the Phillies at bay. However, the fourth and fifth were a bit rocky. With the Mets […]

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Mets Rally Late But Fall To Braves 5-4

An article by posted on September 20, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Rally Late But Fall To Braves 5-4

The Mets (80-71) were defeated by the cellar dwelling Atlanta Braves (60-91) yet again by a score of 5-4 tonight at Citi Field. Pitching: Robert Gsellman toed the rubber for the Mets tonight, and pitched well, going 5.1 innings, allowing two runs on five hits, while walking two and striking out six. In the first […]

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The Mets Have Their Own Andrew Miller

An article by posted on September 19, 2016 0 Comments
The Mets Have Their Own Andrew Miller

Andrew Miller has established himself as one of the game’s top relievers over the last several years, but the Mets have an Andrew Miller of their own, and his name is Addison Reed. Earlier today, August Fagerstrom of FanGraphs.com posted an article comparing the two dominant relief pitchers. Over the last calendar year, Miller and […]

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THE GRANDY MAN CAN! Granderson Homers Twice In Extras To Win It For Mets!

An article by posted on September 17, 2016 0 Comments
THE GRANDY MAN CAN! Granderson Homers Twice In Extras To Win It For Mets!

The Mets (79-69) defeated the Minnesota Twins (55-94) by a score of 3-2 tonight at Citi Field. With the Giants beating the Cardinals in the ninth, the Mets will extend their wild card lead over St. Louis by three games tonight if the score holds up. Pitching: Seth Lugo toed the rubber for the Mets […]

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Colon, Mets Shut Down Twins 3-0

An article by posted on September 16, 2016 0 Comments
Colon, Mets Shut Down Twins 3-0

The New York Mets (78-69) defeated the Minnesota Twins (55-93) by a score of 3-0 tonight at Citi Field. Pitching:  Bartolo Colon got the start for the Mets tonight against Minnesota and packed his A-game, tossing seven scoreless innings allowing only three hits and striking out six in the process. Addison Reed struck out two […]

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Mets Have Been Helped By Unlikely Heroes

An article by posted on September 16, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Have Been Helped By Unlikely Heroes

In the face of adversity, you can either succumb to it, or you can get stronger from it. With the string of injuries the Mets have dealt with on a consistent basis this year, low risk and low cost moves have proved to be critical in the Mets current standings in the wild card. Marc […]

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Cespedes, Walker, Colon Listed In Heyman’s Top 30 Free Agents

An article by posted on September 15, 2016 0 Comments
Cespedes, Walker, Colon Listed In Heyman’s Top 30 Free Agents

Earlier today, Jon Heyman of TodaysKnuckleball.com released his list of the top 30 players hitting the open market this winter, and predictions as to the deal they will land. Three Mets made Heyman’s list, including Yoenis Cespedes who came in as the number one sought after free agent this winter. Neil Walker and Bartolo Colon […]

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Syndergaard Dominates; Rivera Drives In Three As Mets Defeat Nats 4-3!

An article by posted on September 13, 2016 0 Comments
Syndergaard Dominates; Rivera Drives In Three As Mets Defeat Nats 4-3!

The New York Mets (77-68) defeated the Washington Nationals (86-59) by a score of 4-3 tonight at Nationals Park. Pitching: Noah Syndergaard toed the rubber for the Mets tonight against the division foe Washington Nationals and was dominant, firing seven innings of one run ball, while limiting the opposition to four hits and struck out […]

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Gsellman Thwarts Pesky Nats As Mets Win 3-1

An article by posted on September 3, 2016 0 Comments
Gsellman Thwarts Pesky Nats As Mets Win 3-1

The New York Mets (70-66) defeated the Washington Nationals (79-56) by a score of 3-1 tonight at Citi Field. With the win and a St. Louis Cardinals loss, the Mets move within just one game of the second wild card spot. Pitching: Robert Gsellman – making only the second start of his young career – […]

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Zack Wheeler Shut Down for Rest of Season

An article by posted on September 3, 2016 0 Comments
Zack Wheeler Shut Down for Rest of Season

Update -  The Mets announced that Zack Wheeler has been shutdown for the rest of the season with a flexor muscle strain. He won’t resume throwing until he begins to prepare for Spring Training. Previous Report 8/17 – A collective sigh of relief, Mets fans… According to multiple sources on Twitter, Zack Wheeler does not have […]

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