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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Pirates, 7:05 PM

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Pirates, 7:05 PM

Wednesday, June 8, 2016 • 7:05 p.m. PNC Park • Pittsburgh, PA RHP Noah Syndergaard (6-2, 1.91) vs. RHP Jameson Taillon (ML debut) SNY • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM Yesterday stunk. Can we do it over? The Mets lost both games of a doubleheader against the Pittsburgh Pirates by the same score of […]

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Yoenis Cespedes Maintains Hold On 3rd Outfield Spot in NL All Star Voting

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Yoenis Cespedes Maintains Hold On 3rd Outfield Spot in NL All Star Voting

Mets outfielder Yoenis Cespedes continues to maintain his hold on the third outfield spot for the National League in All Star voting. With 1,097,593 votes, Cespedes has a solid margin over other National League outfielders with the closest being Jason Heyward who is more than 300,000 votes behind. Cespedes has been slumping this month and […]

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Braves Deal Kelly Johnson Back To Mets

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Braves Deal Kelly Johnson Back To Mets

According to MLB Network citing sources, it looks like the New York Mets have swung a deal with the Atlanta Braves for utility infielder and outfielder Kelly Johnson. The Mets are reportedly sending pitching prospect Akeel Morris to the Braves in exchange for Johnson. Additionally, the Mets are getting cash back in the deal. Johnson, […]

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Top Prospect Jameson Taillon to Debut Against the Mets

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Top Prospect Jameson Taillon to Debut Against the Mets

The Pirates’ Jameson Taillon will be the next top pitching prospect to make his debut against the Mets, matching up against Noah Syndergaard tonight at PNC Park. Pittsburgh announced the move before yesterday’s doubleheader, which made the call-up necessary for the Pirates to avoid using Jon Niese or Juan Nicasio on short rest. Before being […]

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Pitching Isn’t To Blame Despite 3rd Straight Loss

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Pitching Isn’t To Blame Despite 3rd Straight Loss

While the Mets have lost three straight games, their starting pitchers shouldn’t receive any blame. Matt Harvey, Steven Matz and Jacob deGrom all pitched well enough to win, but their offense failed to provide them any run support. Over the past three games, the Mets have only scored two runs. They have recorded just 13 hits and […]

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Yoenis Cespedes Is Not Superman

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Yoenis Cespedes Is Not Superman

New York Mets star outfielder, Yoenis Cespedes has been scuffling at the plate as of late. Cespedes went 0-for-7 with a walk during the team’s doubleheader in which they were swept by Pittsburgh on Tuesday. “I’m a little bit lost at the plate right now, but my hip is not affecting me,” Cespedes said through […]

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Pirates Sweep Doubleheader With 3-1 Win Over The Mets

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Pirates Sweep Doubleheader With 3-1 Win Over The Mets

The New York Mets (31-26) were defeated by the Pittsburgh Pirates (32-26) by a score of 3-1 as they swept the doubleheader. Pitching: Jacob deGrom again put forth a quality start, pitching six innings while allowing three runs. Jacob gave up six hits, while putting nine Pirates down on strikes. He took the loss as […]

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Logan Verret Will Start Saturday Against Brewers

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Logan Verret Will Start Saturday Against Brewers

Due to Monday’s rained out game that led to today’s doubleheader, Logan Verrett will will make a spot start on Saturday in Milwaukee against the Brewers. Verrett, 25, pitched two scoreless innings of relief during the first game against the Pirates, allowing a hit and a walk while striking out two. He has a 3.22 ERA in […]

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Doubleheader Game 2: Mets vs Pirates, 7:20 PM

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Doubleheader Game 2: Mets vs Pirates, 7:20 PM

Tuesday, June 7, 2016 PNC Park • Pittsburgh, PA RHP Jacob deGrom (3-1, 2.62) vs. RHP Juan Nicasio (4-4, 4.75) SNY • ESPN2 • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The Mets and Pirates are set to play the second game of today’s doubleheader featuring Jacob deGrom and Juan Nicasio after the Bucs took […]

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Jon Niese Fires Seven Scoreless As Bucs Beat Mets 3-1

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Jon Niese Fires Seven Scoreless As Bucs Beat Mets 3-1

The Mets (31-25) were defeated by the Pittsburgh Pirates (31-26) in the first game of a doubleheader by a score of 3-1 this afternoon at PNC Park. Pitching:  Long Island native Steven Matz toed the rubber for the Mets this afternoon, and though the young lefty labored through a lot of pitches and visibly did […]

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