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Late Rally Falls Short As Tigers Defeat Mets 6-5

An article by posted on August 6, 2016 0 Comments
Late Rally Falls Short As Tigers Defeat Mets 6-5

The New York Mets (56-54) were defeated by the Detroit Tigers (61-49) by a score of 6-5 at Comerica Park Friday evening.  With a Washington Nationals loss, the Mets will remain nine games back for the division lead. Pitching: Logan Verrett was on the mound for the Mets tonight and he just didn’t have it. […]

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

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

Saturday, August 6, 2016 • 7:10 p.m. Comerica Park • Detroit, MI RHP Logan Verrett (3-6, 4.20) vs. LHP Matt Boyd (2-2, 4.71) SNY • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The Mets and Tigers continue their three game set tonight as Logan Verrett takes on Matt Boyd. The Mets have lost five straight games […]

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Jim Henderson Restarts Rehab Assignment With St. Lucie

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Jim Henderson Restarts Rehab Assignment With St. Lucie

Right-hander Jim Henderson was added to the St. Lucie Mets roster along with Zack Wheeler today. Wheeler gets the start tonight with Henderson expected to pitch in relief. Henderson was first put on the 15-Day disabled list June 19 with right biceps tendinitis. He started his rehab assignment on July 1 at Double-A Binghamton, where he […]

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With Dilson Herrera Gone, Mets Have Some Options Internally

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With Dilson Herrera Gone, Mets Have Some Options Internally

Before the season began, fans and media knew that Neil Walker would more than likely just be a one-year stopgap for the Mets. Acquired in the off-season trade with the Pittsburgh Pirates in exchange for lefty Jon Niese, Walker was the backup plan for the Mets not winning the Ben Zobrist free agency sweepstakes. And […]

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What’s Up With Noah Syndergaard?

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What’s Up With Noah Syndergaard?

Noah Syndergaard only gave up four runs Friday night, and it is an oversimplification to say the problem is the Mets didn’t score for him. But, something just isn’t right. The issue isn’t him not being able to throw hard. He still throws very hard, but velocity isn’t the most important variable for a pitcher. […]

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Verlander Shuts Down Mets As Tigers Take Opener 4-3

An article by posted on August 5, 2016 0 Comments
Verlander Shuts Down Mets As Tigers Take Opener 4-3

The New York Mets (56-53) were defeated by the Detroit Tigers (60-49) by a score of 4-3 at Comerica Park Friday evening.  With a Washington win, the Mets are now 9 games back for the division lead.  Pitching: Noah Syndergaard was on the mound for the Mets tonight and he wasn’t at his best. Syndergaard […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets @ Tigers, 7:10 PM

An article by posted on August 5, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets @ Tigers, 7:10 PM

Friday, August 5, 2016 • 7:10 p.m. Comerica Park • Detroit, MI RHP Noah Syndergaard (9-5, 2.48) vs. RHP Justin Verlander (11-6, 3.54) SNY • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The Mets head to Detroit! The Mets are coming off of a season split with the Yankees where they picked up the win […]

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3 Up 3 Down: Mets Split Series With Cross-Town Rival Yankees

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3 Up 3 Down: Mets Split Series With Cross-Town Rival Yankees

3 Up  1.  Jake the Ace  Jacob deGrom has quietly had a very solid season this year for the Mets. After allowing just four hits and a walk with eight strikeouts without allowing a run on Tuesday night, deGrom moved past Noah Syndergaard for the team’s best ERA at 2.40. That ERA is also good […]

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Mets Playoff Hopes Will Rely On Their Pitching

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Mets Playoff Hopes Will Rely On Their Pitching

Coming into this season it was reported everywhere as if the Mets starting staff was untouchable. No flaw, issues or anything to be concerned of. Injuries have riddled a staff who will now be looked upon to help carry this team to a second consecutive playoff birth. “[The rotation] is probably not as good as […]

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Welcome To New York, Jay Bruce

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Welcome To New York, Jay Bruce

Jay Bruce was in the middle of a horrendous slump entering Thursday’s Subway Series finale. He had been batting just .209 with a .246 OBP in his previous 33 games. On a day where Yoenis Cespedes was placed on the 15-day DL, all eyes were on Bruce. He who must now become the Cespedes of […]

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Bruce Powers Mets to 4-1 Win Over Yankees

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Bruce Powers Mets to 4-1 Win Over Yankees

The New York Mets (56-52) defeated the New York Yankees (54-54) by a score of 4-1 Thursday night in the Bronx. With the Cardinals’ loss, the Mets pull within one game of the second NL Wild Card spot. Offense: The Mets spoke softly until Kelly Johnson‘s big stick lined a “Yankee Stadium home run” to […]

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