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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Reyes And Cabrera Go Back-To-Back In Series Opener

An article by posted on August 26, 2016 0 Comments
Reyes And Cabrera Go Back-To-Back In Series Opener

The Mets opened up a three-game, weekend series against the division rival Philadelphia Phillies tonight at Citi Field, and the Mets brought thunder early on, as Jose Reyes and Asdrubal Cabrera hit back-to-back jacks to open up the scoring for the Amazin’s. It’s the second time in franchise history that the first two batters of […]

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Justin Ruggiano Leaves Game With Shoulder Discomfort

An article by posted on August 26, 2016 0 Comments
Justin Ruggiano Leaves Game With Shoulder Discomfort

Mets outfielder Justin Ruggiano departed tonight’s game against the Philadelphia Phillies in the fifth inning with shoulder discomfort. Ruggiano has been very solid for the Mets in limited action this year, hitting .389/.450/.772 in seven games entering tonight’s game for the Mets. The 34 year old veteran has hit at a .258/.322/.440 clip in his […]

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Mets Explode For 10 Runs; Take 2 of 3 From Cards

An article by posted on August 25, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Explode For 10 Runs; Take 2 of 3 From Cards

The New York Mets (64-63) defeated the St. Louis Cardinals (67-59) by a score of 10-6 tonight at Busch Stadium. With the victory, the Mets pull within 3.5 games of the second wild card spot. Pitching: Seth Lugo toed the rubber for the Amazin’s tonight, and out-dueled Adam Wainwright, pitching five innings of scoreless ball, […]

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Robert Gsellman Steps Up As Mets Beat Cardinals 7-4

An article by posted on August 23, 2016 0 Comments
Robert Gsellman Steps Up As Mets Beat Cardinals 7-4

The Mets (63-62) defeated the St. Louis Cardinals (66-58) by a score of 7-4 tonight at Busch Stadium. With the win, the Mets now sit 3.5 games out of the second wild card spot. Offense: The Mets touched up Cardinals starter Jaime Garcia very early on, as Jose Reyes lead off the game with a […]

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Steven Matz Heading to DL with Shoulder Tightness

An article by posted on August 22, 2016 0 Comments
Steven Matz Heading to DL with Shoulder Tightness

According to beat reporters¬†Matt Ehalt and Adam Rubin, the New York Mets will place left-hander Steven Matz on the disabled list with “shoulder tightness.” Matz was diagnosed with a mild strain and rotator cuff inflammation during an examination with team doctors on Monday in New York and the team says an MRI revealed no structural […]

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MMO Game Recap: Giants 8, Mets 1

An article by posted on August 20, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Giants 8, Mets 1

The New York Mets (60-62) were defeated by the San Francisco Giants (68-54) tonight at AT&T Park by a score of 8-1. With the St. Louis Cardinals winning tonight, the Mets fall to 5.5 games back for the second wild card. Pitching: Seth Lugo got the ball for the Mets tonight in place of Steven […]

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Mets Put Up Seven Spot, But Lose To Giants 10-7

An article by posted on August 19, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Put Up Seven Spot, But Lose To Giants 10-7

The Mets were defeated by the San Francisco Giants by a score of 10-7 tonight at AT&T Park. Pitching: Jacob deGrom toed the rubber for the Mets this evening in San Francisco, and unfortunately, had one of the worst outings of his career, surrendering eight runs on an alarming thirteen hits in five innings pitched. […]

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Wheeler Diagnosed With Flexor Strain; Shut Down For Two Weeks

An article by posted on August 17, 2016 0 Comments
Wheeler Diagnosed With Flexor Strain; Shut Down For Two Weeks

A collective sigh of relief, Mets fans… According to multiple sources on Twitter, Zack Wheeler does not have any structural damage in his pitching elbow, and has been diagnosed with a flexor strain, according to Mets assistant GM John Ricco. Wheeler has received a PRP injection and has been shut down for two weeks. Ricco […]

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Flores Ends It!!! Mets Win 3-2 In Extras!!!

An article by posted on August 13, 2016 0 Comments
Flores Ends It!!! Mets Win 3-2 In Extras!!!

The New York Mets (58-58) defeated the San Diego Padres (50-66) by a score of 3-2 in extra-innings tonight at Citi Field. Pitching:¬† Jacob deGrom toed the rubber for the Mets this evening, and demonstrated that he is truly the ace of the Mets staff, firing seven dominant innings, allowing just one run on three […]

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Verrett Implodes As Padres Defeat Mets 8-6

An article by posted on August 12, 2016 0 Comments
Verrett Implodes As Padres Defeat Mets 8-6

The Mets (57-58) were defeated by the San Diego Padres (50-65) by a score of 8-6 tonight at Citi Field, and in the process have dropped below the .500 mark for the season. Pitching: It seems like a lifetime ago, but Logan Verrett started this game for the Mets and was absolutely atrocious, allowing an […]

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Robles’ Meltdown Leads To 5-3 Mets Loss

An article by posted on August 9, 2016 0 Comments
Robles’ Meltdown Leads To 5-3 Mets Loss

The Mets (57-55) were defeated by the Arizona Diamondbacks (46-66) by a score of 5-3 tonight at Citi Field. Pitching: After dealing with a couple base runners in the first and managing to evade trouble, Steven Matz gave up a long ball to Brandon Drury in the top of the second to give the Diamondbacks […]

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