Mets News & Notes

MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Diamondbacks – Sweep the Snakes!

An article by posted on April 16, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Diamondbacks – Sweep the Snakes!

The Mets will be looking for their first series sweep of the season this afternoon at 3:40 PM, when they take on the Arizona Diamondbacks at Chase Field. Dillon Gee (0-0, 5.03 ERA) will make his fourth start of the season for the Mets, still search searching for his first win, and he will be […]

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Mets Outright Lannan To Minors, Callup Dice-K

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Mets Outright Lannan To Minors, Callup Dice-K

The New York Mets announced that lefthander John Lannan has been outrighted and that righthander Daisuke Matsuzaka has been called-up from Triple-A Las Vegas. Sandy Alderson told reporters that Dice K is coming to pitch out of the bullpen, but is also insurance in case any starter can’t make a start – an indirect reference […]

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Mejia to Throw Bullpen Friday, Team Unsure About His Next Start

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Mejia to Throw Bullpen Friday, Team Unsure About His Next Start

1:00 PM Terry Collins told reporters that last night’s starter Jenrry Mejia will throw a bullpen session on Friday to see whether the blister on his right middle finger will be a factor. After his bullpen, Collins will look to see how he responds before making a determination as to whether the 24-year old righty will be […]

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Duda is Mashing the Ball, Will Not Play in the Outfield

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Duda is Mashing the Ball, Will Not Play in the Outfield

After sustaining injuries to Juan Lagares and Curtis Granderson on Monday night, Terry Collins said on Tuesday that he is not planning to use Lucas Duda in the outfield moving forward. “We made the commitment to play him there,” Collins said about Duda playing only first base. “I think putting him back in left field will take away […]

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Colon May Miss Next Start With Back Issues

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Colon May Miss Next Start With Back Issues

Kristie Ackert of the Daily News reports that Bartolo Colon was suffering with a back issue in his last start and that he could miss his next scheduled start on Saturday according to a team source. Colon, who turns 41 next month, has been receiving treatment on his back for the past two days. The […]

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Chris Young Completes Rehab, Will Join Mets In Arizona

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Chris Young Completes Rehab, Will Join Mets In Arizona

Here comes the cavalry. Terry Collins said that he expects Chris Young to rejoin the Mets on Wednesday in Arizona and accompany the team back to New York, according to a report on ESPN New York. Young is eligible to be activated from the disabled list on Friday, when the Mets open a weekend series […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Diamondbacks, 9:40 PM

An article by posted on April 15, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Diamondbacks, 9:40 PM

The Mets (6-7) will attempt to improve their record to .500 on Tuesday night as they play the second game of their series with the Diamondbacks at Chase Field in Arizona. Jenrry Mejia (1-0, 4.09 ERA) opposes right-hander Bronson Arroyo (1-0, 4.82) for the D’Backs. First pitch is at 9:40 PM. Over his last six starts, Mejia is 2-2 […]

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Granderson Will Avoid DL, Lagares Not As Lucky

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Granderson Will Avoid DL, Lagares Not As Lucky

Update: Nieuwenhuis has been activated and Lagares is officially on the DL. Citing a source from the team, Marc Carig of Newsday is reporting that the Mets will place Juan Lagares on the 15-day disabled list prior to tonight’s game in Arizona. Kirk Nieuwenhuis has already be re-called and is headed to Phoenix to join the […]

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Mets To Watch Free-Agent Joel Hanrahan Throw On Thursday

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Mets To Watch Free-Agent Joel Hanrahan Throw On Thursday

Kristie Ackert of the NY Daily News writes that the Mets will be one of several teams to be on-hand Thursday to watch free agent reliever Joel Hanrahan, throws for interested teams, according to an industry source. Hanrahan, 32, who had Tommy John surgery on May 2013, threw a “light bullpen” for teams in January, […]

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Mets Farm Report: Syndergaard Solid Again, Nimmo Stays Red Hot

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Mets Farm Report: Syndergaard Solid Again, Nimmo Stays Red Hot

Las Vegas 5, Fresno 2 Noah Syndergaard picked up the win in this one to improve to 2-1 on the season. Thor allowed two earned runs on five hits and two walks, while punching out five batters. Syndergaard pitched much better than the numbers would indicate and his only real blemish was a first inning […]

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