Mets News & Notes

Jenrry Mejia Leads NL With 15 Saves Since All Star Break

An article by posted on September 13, 2014 0 Comments
Jenrry Mejia Leads NL With 15 Saves Since All Star Break

Jenrry Mejia earned his 26th save of the season on Friday night as the Mets beat the Nationals 4-3, however his post game celebration caused a bit of a stir. After Mejia struck out Ian Desmond to end the game, he pointed at Desmond’ as if he were casting a fishing rod and then began reeling him […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Nationals, 7:10 PM

An article by posted on September 12, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Nationals, 7:10 PM

The Mets will try to even up their series against the Nationals tonight against lefty Gio Gonzalez (8-9, 3.78). The Mets will send Dillon Gee (6-7, 3.74) to the hill as he looks to finish the season strong. First pitch is at 7:10pm. In his last start, Gee took the loss in the Mets’ 2-1 […]

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The Outrage Of It All: Another Violation Of Public Trust

An article by posted on September 12, 2014 0 Comments
The Outrage Of It All: Another Violation Of Public Trust

My parents did a lot of embarrassing stuff when I was a kid. As immigrants who spoke very little English, they faced their share of challenges adapting to life in the big city.They once walked into a dry-cleaners thinking it was a clothing store with my mom looking at the receipts, amazed at how inexpensive […]

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Stanton Suffers Lacerations, Fractures, Dental Damage After Being Hit In The Face

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Stanton Suffers Lacerations, Fractures, Dental Damage After Being Hit In The Face

On Thursday night, Marlins outfielder Giancarlo Stanton was rushed to the hospital in an ambulance after he was hit in the face by an 88-mph fastball from Brewers righthander Mike Fiers. According to several reports, Stanton suffered several facial lacerations (which required stitches), multiple facial fractures and dental damage. He’ll remain hospitalized before returning to Miami […]

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Video: Jeff Wilpon Named Worst Person In The World

An article by posted on September 12, 2014 0 Comments
Video: Jeff Wilpon Named Worst Person In The World

No surprise here, but sportscaster Keith Olbermann of ESPN named Jeff Wilpon the Worst Person in the World tonight. He completely ripped into him and his father Fred Wilpon, accusing both of them of running the team into the ground. A lawsuit filed on Wednesday alleged that the Mets chief operating officer insulted and harassed […]

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Will Next Season Bring Another September Chasing 80 Wins?

An article by posted on September 12, 2014 0 Comments
Will Next Season Bring Another September Chasing 80 Wins?

Despite both the Yankees and Mets being equidistant from a wild card, and basically in the same boat, the difference between the vibe and feel at both home ballparks is very stark. Yankee Stadium is still vibrant, fun and exciting, while over at Citi Field fewer than 10,000 bodies a night and literally no atmosphere […]

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Colon Ejected In Mets 12th Straight Home Loss To Nats

An article by posted on September 12, 2014 0 Comments
Colon Ejected In Mets 12th Straight Home Loss To Nats

What’s happening this season between the Mets and the Nationals is getting out of hand. The division leading Nats have absolutely abused the Mets at Citi Field this year and that continued last night. After the Nats hit two home runs, Colon was ejected for retaliating against Ian Desmond and Jayson Werth. After the game, […]

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Injury Update: Murphy, d’Arnaud Leave Game, Eveland Done For Season

An article by posted on September 12, 2014 0 Comments
Injury Update: Murphy, d’Arnaud Leave Game, Eveland Done For Season

Upate (9/12/14) According to Kristie Ackert of The Daily News, Dana Eveland will miss the rest of the season. An MRI showed lots of inflammation in his elbow but no structural damage. Eveland will rest and then be reevaluated. Eveland has been solid for the Mets this year, appearing in 27.1 innings and posting a […]

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MMO Game Recap: Nationals 6, Mets 2

An article by posted on September 11, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Nationals 6, Mets 2

The Mets (71-76) lost the series opener against the division leading Washington Nationals (82-62) by a score of 6 to 2. What you should know: This was an emotional game for both teams and it seemed as if the emotions got the better of Bartolo Colon. Colon got the loss, giving up 5 earned runs […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Nationals, 7:10 PM

An article by posted on September 11, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Nationals, 7:10 PM

In what has become the most important series in several years, the Mets open a four game series against the division leading Washington Nationals tonight. Righty Tanner Roark (12-10, 2.97) will oppose Bartolo Colon (13-11, 3.96) with first pitch at 7:10pm. In his last start Colon received the win in the Mets’ 14-5 victory against […]

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