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Conforto Blast Lifts B-Mets Past Trenton

An article by posted on July 19, 2015 0 Comments
Conforto Blast Lifts B-Mets Past Trenton

The Flushing chorus clamoring for Binghamton leftfielder Michael Conforto to get the call to Citi Field will likely reach deafening decibel levels as Met fans learn the B-Met slugger’s two-run, fifth inning blast lifted the B-Mets past first place Trenton, 3-2, Saturday night. Conforto got all of a Jose De La Cruz 86 mph off-speed […]

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Mets Have Homered In Six Straight, But Offense Still League’s Worst

An article by posted on July 19, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Have Homered In Six Straight, But Offense Still League’s Worst

The Mets offense has been on a home run tear lately but other than that, there hasn’t been much at the plate. Manager Terry Collins doesn’t mind that surge. “I think that’s how we’re built,” said Collins. “This team is built on power. Lately, when we’ve hit home runs, we’ve won.” The Mets have now […]

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MMO Game Recap: Cardinals 12, Mets 2

An article by posted on July 18, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Cardinals 12, Mets 2

The Mets lost the the Cardinals tonight by a score of 12-2 at Busch Stadium. Bartolo Colon struggled mightily in his first start back from the break. He allowed seven runs and eight hits during 4.1 innings. It was an uncharacteristic outing for the 42 year old veteran as he walked three batters, which is […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Cardinals, 7:15 PM

An article by posted on July 18, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Cardinals, 7:15 PM

The New York Mets continue their series against the St. Louis Cardinals on Saturday night with Bartolo Colon (9-7, 4.46 ERA) taking the ball for the Amazins. He will be opposed by John Lackey (7-5, 2.99 ERA) for the Cards. First pitch is at 7:15 PM. Mets Starting Lineup Curtis Granderson-RF Daniel Murphy-3B Michael Cuddyer-LF Lucas Duda-1B Wilmer Flores-2B Kirk […]

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The Mets Should Just Say No To Justin Upton

An article by posted on July 18, 2015 0 Comments
The Mets Should Just Say No To Justin Upton

With less than two weeks to go until the July 31 non-waiver trade deadline, the Mets are in sore need of a bat or three.  Well, duh.  That’s all anyone is talking about these days.  And one team that keeps popping up as a potential trade partner for the Mets is the underachieving San Diego […]

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Could Cuddyer Be Heading Into A Platoon Role?

An article by posted on July 18, 2015 0 Comments
Could Cuddyer Be Heading Into A Platoon Role?

Michael Cuddyer, who was signed to a two-year, $21 million contract in the offseason to add some punch to the Mets lineup, is now in danger of being relegated to a platoon role. Despite having four days to rest his sore knee, Terry Collins left the slumping Cuddyer out of the starting lineup on Friday […]

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Goeddel Progressing, Tossing Off Mound In PSL

An article by posted on July 18, 2015 0 Comments
Goeddel Progressing, Tossing Off Mound In PSL

Mets reliever Erik Goeddel has begun throwing off a mound at the team’s complex in Port St. Lucie, according to Adam Rubin of ESPN New York. Goeddel, 26, was placed on the 15-day disabled list on June 12 after an MRI revealed a right elbow strain. The right-hander had been complaining of soreness and pain. A […]

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Mets Going Back To Five-Man Rotation

An article by posted on July 18, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Going Back To Five-Man Rotation

The Mets once again will revert from a six-man rotation to the normal five-man rotation. For now. Noah Syndergaard who pitched the 2nd half opener on Friday, will next pitch on Wednesday vs the Nationals on regular rest after Matt Harvey and Jacob deGrom go on Monday and Tuesday respectively. “We were not ready to […]

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Breaking Down Noah Syndergaard vs. St. Louis Cardinals

An article by posted on July 18, 2015 0 Comments
Breaking Down Noah Syndergaard vs. St. Louis Cardinals

Stat Line:  7 IP, 2 R, 5H, 6 SO, 1 BB Despite the loss, Noah Syndergaard put together another strong performance last night against the National League leading St. Louis Cardinals.  Syndergaard stuck to his strengths by commanding his fastball low in the strike zone but he also displayed two characteristics not seen before. In […]

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MMO Game Recap: Cardinals 3, Mets 2

An article by posted on July 17, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Cardinals 3, Mets 2

The Mets (47-43) were defeated by the St. Louis Cardinals (57-33) by a score of 3-2 tonight at Busch Stadium. Curtis Granderson kicked off the second half of the season by hitting a lead off home run to give Noah Syndergaard a lead before he even took the mound. The last sixteen runs the Mets […]

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