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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Nationals, 12:35 PM (Hammer Time!)

An article by posted on July 22, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Nationals, 12:35 PM (Hammer Time!)

The Mets wrap up their series in DC this afternoon with a rubber match against the Nationals in an early 12:35 PM showdown. The Mets will send rookie right-hander Noah Syndergaard (4-5, 3.05) to the hill and he’ll be opposed by Jordan Zimmermann (8-5, 3.27) for the Nationals. Syndergaard has allowed one run or fewer […]

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Mets Nearly Traded Jacob deGrom For Kelly Shoppach

An article by posted on July 22, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Nearly Traded Jacob deGrom For Kelly Shoppach

In his first start since striking out the side on 10 pitches in an electric All-Star Game performance, Jacob deGrom delivered a gem against the first place Nationals en route to a huge 7-2 win for the Mets. Despite one bad pitch that catcher Wilson Ramos turned on for a two-run homer, deGrom went six […]

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Mets Minor League Recap: Thompson First Career HR, Bowman Two-Hitter

An article by posted on July 22, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Minor League Recap: Thompson First Career HR, Bowman Two-Hitter

  Las Vegas (56-41) 4, Fresno 0 Matthew Bowman made an absolutely amazing start when you consider all the circumstances, pitching at Cashman Field against Fresno who had scored 13 runs off him in their previous two meetings this year. Bowman went the distance pitching a complete game shutout allowing only two hits and three […]

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Mets Trade Buzz: Amazins Shift Their Attention To Gerardo Parra

An article by posted on July 22, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Trade Buzz: Amazins Shift Their Attention To Gerardo Parra

According to Jon Heyman of CBS Sports, the Mets have shifted their interest to Brewers outfielder Gerardo Parra. This comes a day after Joel Sherman indicated the Mets are now targeting a left-handed hitting outfielder. Parra, 28, has become very popular of late as more and more teams realize his value and versatility. The two-time […]

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Breaking Down Jacob deGrom vs Washington Nationals

An article by posted on July 22, 2015 0 Comments
Breaking Down Jacob deGrom vs Washington Nationals

Stat Line:  6 IP, 2 R, 3 H, 8 SO, 0 BB Jacob deGrom deGrominant once again.  DeGrom showed an exceptional pitch command coupled with sharp pitch movement, throwing four pitches at a 65% or better strike rate and producing a swing and miss with each pitch. In this article, I discuss deGrom’s most and […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 7, Nationals 2

An article by posted on July 21, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 7, Nationals 2

The Mets (49-45) defeated the Nationals (50-42) by a score of 7-2 Tuesday night at Nationals Park. Pitching: All-Star Jacob deGrom started for the Mets, going 6 strong innings allowing 2 earned runs on 3 hits while striking out 8. The only blemish was a 5th inning 2-run home run off the bat of Met-killer […]

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Mets Spoke To Braves About Juan Uribe

An article by posted on July 21, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Spoke To Braves About Juan Uribe

According to Jon Heyman of CBS Sports,  the New York Mets have reached out to the Atlanta Braves about acquiring third baseman Juan Uribe. Heyman says the Braves want a mid-level prospect as long as any acquiring team is willing absorb the remaining $3 million dollars of Uribe’s salary. However, if a team were willing to up […]

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MLB Exec: Mets Want A Big Bat That Won’t Cost Anything

An article by posted on July 21, 2015 0 Comments
MLB Exec: Mets Want A Big Bat That Won’t Cost Anything

If you’re wondering why the Mets still haven’t acquired a bat with just nine days left until the trade deadline, Jerry Crasnick of ESPN spoke to one MLB executive who told him, They want a middle of the order OF bat who isn’t going to cost anything — in terms of dollars or players. Marc […]

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I’ve Got An Ax To Grind

An article by posted on July 21, 2015 0 Comments
I’ve Got An Ax To Grind

I’m sorry Mets fans, but what I’m about to tell you really has me beyond frustrated and I have this urgent need to vent. First, I want you to know, that in my 12 years of running this site, I have never sold my integrity for access to the team. And as a matter of […]

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Potential Second Base Logjam Looms

An article by posted on July 21, 2015 0 Comments
Potential Second Base Logjam Looms

If we are to assume that the Wilmer Flores shortstop era has come to a close, then and a potential logjam at second base appears to be in the cards for the 2016 season. Based on Flores’ recent statement to the effect that his comfort level is higher on the right side of the keystone […]

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