Mets News & Notes

Wright Could Resume Baseball Activities On Monday

An article by posted on May 10, 2015 0 Comments
Wright Could Resume Baseball Activities On Monday

Adam Rubin of ESPN New York is reporting that the Mets are optimistic that David Wright can begin baseball activities on Monday. Wright was shutdown before the weekend because of lower back pain. He was prescribed anti-inflammatory medication and rest after an MRI showed no structural damage. The Mets said that Wright’s original hamstring injury has healed […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Phillies, 1:35 PM (Happy Mom’s Day!)

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Phillies, 1:35 PM (Happy Mom’s Day!)

After tying the series with a 3-2 win on Saturday, the Mets will face the Phillies this afternoon at 1:35 PM in the rubber match of their three-game set. Bartolo Colon (5-1, 2.90 ERA) will face Chad Billingsley (0-1, 9.00 ERA) at Citizens Bank Park. The Mets are 27-29 all-time on Mother’s Day, and they beat the Phillies 5-4 […]

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With A Mighty Swing Of His Bat, Lagares Snaps Hitless Streak

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With A Mighty Swing Of His Bat, Lagares Snaps Hitless Streak

Juan Lagares broke out of his 0-for-16 slump on Saturday night, with a dramatic two-run homer in the seventh inning to give the Mets a 3-2 lead en route to a big win against the Phillies in Citizens Bank Park. “It has been a struggle for me the last couple of games,” said Lagares after […]

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Tejada Earns Start At Second Base On Sunday

An article by posted on May 9, 2015 0 Comments
Tejada Earns Start At Second Base On Sunday

After Saturday’s 3-2 victory against the Phillies, Terry Collins told reporters that Ruben Tejada will start at second base in the rubber match on Sunday. Tejada had himself a solid defensive performance at shortstop, highlighted by a nifty rally-ending 6-4-3 double play in the eighth inning after the Phillies loaded the bases and threatened to […]

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

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

The New York Mets will look to even things up after a 3-1 loss to the last place Philadelphia Phillies on Friday night. Jon Niese (2-2, 2.40 ERA) will get the start on Saturday and will be opposed by former Met Aaron Harang (3-2, 2.35 ERA) for the Phillies in a 7:05 PM matchup at Citizens Bank Park. […]

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Mets Minor League Batting Leaders

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Mets Minor League Batting Leaders

It is a little early in the season for this but I thought it would be fun to look at some of the Mets affiliates batting leaders to get an idea of how some of our prospects are doing. Keep in mind that many of these are small sample sizes (under 100 at bats) and […]

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Are You Ready For Thor’s Day?!?!

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Are You Ready For Thor’s Day?!?!

It was very interesting to hear what Steve Gelbs had to say about his conversation with Mets Triple-A pitching coach Frank Viola on Friday. The two of them spoke shortly after the team announced that their top prospect, Noah Syndergaard, was being promoted and would make his MLB debut on Tuesday against the Chicago Cubs. I […]

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If It Happens, Mets Seem Well Equipped To Usher In The DH

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If It Happens, Mets Seem Well Equipped To Usher In The DH

Designated Hitter. The concept invokes a variety of opinions, however, the majority of National League baseball fans view it unfavorably. There’s great arguments on both sides, it would benefit the game in many ways and certainly add more excitement. However, it would also mark the end of a tradition that has held strong for decades, […]

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Harvey Cites Extra Rest For Mediocre Performance Against Phillies

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Harvey Cites Extra Rest For Mediocre Performance Against Phillies

It was obvious right from the start of Friday night’s 3-1 loss to  the Phillies, that Mets ace Matt Harvey seemed a little off. Vying for his sixth win of the season, Harvey labored through six innings and was tagged for three runs on six hits and a walk, including a home run by Ryan […]

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MMO Game Recap: Phillies 3, Mets 1

An article by posted on May 8, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Phillies 3, Mets 1

The Mets (18-11) dropped the first game of a three game weekend series to the Philadelphia Phillies (11-19) by a score of 3-1. Matt Harvey started for the Mets and did not have his A game working tonight, however he still only allowed three runs over six innings while scattering six hits and striking out […]

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