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MMO Game Recap: Mets 4, Cubs 3

An article by posted on July 2, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 4, Cubs 3

The New York Mets (43-37) defeated the Chicago Cubs (51-29) by a score of 4-3 tonight at Citi Field. Offense: The Mets got off to a quick start against Cubs ace Jake Arrieta in the first inning as Neil Walker launched his 15th homer of the year to right. After Bartolo Colon yielded a two-run […]

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Wright Speaks For First Time Since Surgery

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Wright Speaks For First Time Since Surgery

Before Friday night’s victory against the N.L. best Chicago Cubs, David Wright made himself available to the media pre-game near the Mets’ clubhouse. This was the first time Wright has made public comments since his June 16 surgery to repair a disk rupture in his neck. A scruffier looking Wright spoke to the media for […]

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Mets Activate Lagares, Option Lugo To Las Vegas

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Mets Activate Lagares, Option Lugo To Las Vegas

The New York Mets activated Juan Lagares from the disabled list on Saturday and to make room for him optioned RHP Seth Lugo to Triple-A Las Vegas. Lagares is expected to be in the starting lineup on Sunday against Chicago Cubs left-hander Jon Lester. Lugo pitched a scoreless inning during his short stay with the Mets. […]

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

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

Saturday, July 2 2016 • 7:15 p.m. Citi Field • Flushing, N.Y. RHP Jake Arrieta (12-2, 2.10) vs. RHP Bartolo Colon (6-4, 2.86) FOX • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM I’m not sure what was louder at Citi Field last night: the thunder or the bats! The Mets finally woke up offensively as […]

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Asdrubal Cabrera Showing Signs Of Breaking Out

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Asdrubal Cabrera Showing Signs Of Breaking Out

New York Mets shortstop, Asdrubal Cabrera had a challenging June to say the least. Last night though was the first day of July, and as the calendar turned so it seemed did Cabrera as the Mets dominated the Cubs by a score of 10-2 Friday night. Last night saw Cabrera hit two homers as he […]

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Jacob deGrom Sustains Rain Delay; Earns First Win Since April 30

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Jacob deGrom Sustains Rain Delay; Earns First Win Since April 30

New York Mets pitcher, Jacob deGrom finally was able to earn that elusive win as the team dominated the Chicago Cubs by a score of 10-2. Jacob sustained a 68-minute rain delay after the second inning to earn that win. “I kept throwing just on and off, kind of like it was an inning, and […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets Bring The Thunder In 10-2 Rout Over Cubs

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MMO Game Recap: Mets Bring The Thunder In 10-2 Rout Over Cubs

The New York Mets (42-37) defeated the Chicago Cubs (51-28) by a score of 10-2 at Citi Field Friday evening in what was a rain-soaked affair that featured two rain delays.  The Nationals won in 14 innings so the Mets will remain 6 games out of first place. Pitching: Jacob deGrom was on the hill […]

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Nimmo Blasts His First MLB Home Run

An article by posted on July 1, 2016 0 Comments
Nimmo Blasts His First MLB Home Run

Brandon Nimmo already had himself a game to remember on Thursday night with a huge hit and some head’s up baserunning to score the winning run in 4-3 Mets victory. So what does a kid from Wyoming do for an encore? He crushes his first career home run, a three-run shot, in the fourth inning, […]

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

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

Friday, July 1, 2016 • 7:10 p.m. Citi Field • Flushing, N.Y. RHP Jason Hammel (7-4, 2.58) vs. RHP Jacob deGrom (3-4, 2.67) SNY • MLBN • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM Man, the Mets needed that one last night. The game looked bleak for a while coming off of a sweep by […]

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The Horrendously, Impossibly, Unclutch 2016 Mets

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The Horrendously, Impossibly, Unclutch 2016 Mets

Marc Carig of Newsday tweeted the following yesterday: “In short: the Mets have been so horrendously unclutch that it’s hard to think they could sustain that level of crappiness.” Carig was referring of course to an article by Jeff Sullivan of Fangraphs detailing just how “unclutch” the Mets have been. Clutch, as calculated on Fangraphs, measures […]

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Cespedes Blasts 466 Foot Bomb Into Citi’s Upper Deck

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Cespedes Blasts 466 Foot Bomb Into Citi’s Upper Deck

“He made a meal out of it!” That famous quote from the classic baseball film “The Natural” was the first thing that came to mind when I watched Yoenis Cespedes crush a solo homer into the third deck of the stands at Citi Field during Thursday’s 4-3 win against the Chicago Cubs. Ironically, Cespedes declined […]

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