Tommy Rothman

Tommy Rothman is a 17 year-old sportswriter who is the owner and founder of the popular Knicks News & Comedy Blog: "New York Knicks Memes". Tommy has also been an avid Mets fan since the age of 5 and joined MetsMerized in the summer of 2013. Tommy will begin his freshman year at the University of Pennsylvania this fall. You can follow Tommy on Twitter @KnicksMemes .

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MMO Morning Grind: The Grind Is Back!

An article by posted on April 9, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Morning Grind: The Grind Is Back!

Good morning, Mets fans… I’m excited to announce that I have been tasked with bringing the “MMO Morning Grind”— which Joe D used to run a couple years ago— back from the dead. The Morning Grind is a daily feature where I’ll talk about something that stood out to me in the previous night’s game, the […]

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MMO Postgame: Reds 2, Mets 1

An article by posted on April 6, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Postgame: Reds 2, Mets 1

The Mets (2-4) lost a close contest to the Reds (2-4) on Sunday afternoon, falling 2-1 to Cincinnati at Citi Field. Jon Niese took the mound for New York and was solid in his first start of the season. Niese cruised through the first five innings, but ran into a bit of trouble in the […]

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MMO Game Recap: Blue Jays 5, Mets 4

An article by posted on March 28, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Blue Jays 5, Mets 4

The Mets lost 5-4 to the Blue Jays, who got the win in walk-off fashion Friday night in Montreal. Jenrry Mejia got the start for the Mets and was solid, giving up only 1 run in 4 innings. However, Mejia had to leave the game early with an injury after being struck by a ball. […]

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MMO Game Recap: Nationals 4, Mets 0

An article by posted on March 27, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Nationals 4, Mets 0

The Mets dropped their Grapefruit League finale to the Washington Nationals on Thursday afternoon, falling at Tradition Field by a score of 4-0. The Mets sent prospect Cory Mazzoni to the mound, while the Nats countered with the formidable Jordan Zimmermann. Mazzoni cruised through the first before running into trouble in the second inning. Mazzoni […]

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MMO Exclusive: Mets Reliever Vic Black Says “I’m The Predator”

An article by posted on February 20, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Exclusive: Mets Reliever Vic Black Says “I’m The Predator”

Vic Black, the young, hard-throwing reliever acquired from the Pirates in the Marlon Byrd trade, is gearing up for his first full Major League season. I had a chance to pick Vic’s brain, asking the promising right-handed fireballer 14 questions about his thoughts as he heads into the 2014 campaign. Tommy Rothman, MetsMerized:  Hi, Mr. […]

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MMO Mailbag: Any Chance That Murphy Moves To First Base?

An article by posted on December 11, 2013 0 Comments
MMO Mailbag: Any Chance That Murphy Moves To First Base?

Adam asks… What do you think of trading Ike Davis and Lucas Duda and moving Daniel Murphy to first base so we can play Wilmer Flores at second base? The way I see it Murphy is far more productive than Duda or Davis and is a doubles machine who can drive in runs plus throw […]

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Would Cespedes Be A Good Target For Mets?

An article by posted on December 3, 2013 0 Comments
Would Cespedes Be A Good Target For Mets?

2013: .240/.294/.442,  26 HR, 80 RBI Shaun asks… I just read on ESPN Rumor Central that the A’s may be growing disappointed with Yoenis Cespedes due to the sudden drop in his batting average and that they are interested in Nelson Cruz (I hope we don’t sign him). In light of a certain Mets blogger’s […]

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Brewers GM Doug Melvin Sees Mets As Good Trade Partner

An article by posted on November 18, 2013 0 Comments
Brewers GM Doug Melvin Sees Mets As Good Trade Partner

Brewers GM Doug Melvin acknowledged in an interview this weekend that the Mets and Brewers could fit well together as trading partners. “They’ve indicated that they have extra first basemen, and we have a need,” Melvin said. “Again, it’s all about keeping your options open. … Nothing imminent, and I don’t anticipate anything imminent. But […]

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Who Would Play Second Base If Mets Traded Daniel Murphy?

An article by posted on October 15, 2013 0 Comments
Who Would Play Second Base If Mets Traded Daniel Murphy?

Craig (Squidoo) asks… I keep reading that Daniel Murphy is likely to be traded. Who will play second base if we trade Murphy? Apparently Wilmer Flores doesn’t have the range. Or does he? If not then does that mean we’ll be looking for a second baseman and a shortstop this offseason? What second basemen are […]

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MMO Mailbag: Does Dave Hudgens Deserve To Come Back Next Season?

An article by posted on October 1, 2013 0 Comments
MMO Mailbag: Does Dave Hudgens Deserve To Come Back Next Season?

JetsMets13 asks… Do you think Dave Hudgens deserves to come back next season? It seems like every player does worse when he gets his hands on them. Look at what happened to Ike Davis, Lucas Duda and Ruben Tejada. They all did great in their rookie years and then got worse instead of better. Look […]

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