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Colon Fires Eight Scoreless, Conforto and Grandy Homer in 3-1 Win Over Phils

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Colon Fires Eight Scoreless, Conforto and Grandy Homer in 3-1 Win Over Phils

The Mets (73-58) beat the Phillies (52-80) by a score of 3-1 Monday night at Citi Field. Pitching: Bartolo Colon started for the Mets and delivered his best start of the season, tossing 8 scoreless innings while striking out 9 batters and walking one. He allowed only 4 singles, pitching his way to his 3rd […]

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

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

Armed with a 5.5 game lead over the Washington Nationals, the first place New York Mets will host the Philadelphia Phillies for three games beginning tonight at Citi Field. Veteran right-hander Bartolo Colon (11-11, 4.65) will oppose rookie right-hander Jerad Eickhoff (1-1, 2.25) for the Phillies in the series opener at 7:10 PM. The Mets […]

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Terry Collins’ Contract Situation Will Be Handled After The Season

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Terry Collins’ Contract Situation Will Be Handled After The Season

Sandy Alderson attended a Military Monday event in Fort Hamilton this morning where he stated that the club will not address Terry Collins‘ contract situation until after the season as reported by Mike Vorkunov of The Star-Ledger. He also mentioned that Terry Collins’ understands the situation and is comfortable with Alderson’s plan. Earlier this month, […]

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Juan Uribe Continues To Produce Timely Hits

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Juan Uribe Continues To Produce Timely Hits

He may just be hitting .209 in 29 games since joining the Mets, but Juan Uribe has had an enormous impact on this team in more ways that one. He also has had a bit of a flair for the dramatic. In yesterday’s 5-4 win over the Boston Red Sox, Uribe again found himself with […]

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Big Papi Has Big Praise For Mets Pitching Staff

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Big Papi Has Big Praise For Mets Pitching Staff

With the Mets sending Matt Harvey, Jacob deGrom and Noah Syndergaard to the mound against Boston, David Ortiz came away extremely impressed. He talked to reporters after Sunday’s game and offered a lot of high praise for the Mets’ excellent rotation. “The Mets, with that pitching staff,” Ortiz told reporters, “they’re not too far away […]

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Armed With New Lethal Splitter, Familia Notches 35th Save

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Armed With New Lethal Splitter, Familia Notches 35th Save

Jeurys Familia earned his 35th save of the season in yesterday’s 5-4 win over the Red Sox. Despite allowing the first two runners to reach base, Familia looked extremely impressive as he escaped the jam in dominant fashion. He overpowered Alejandro De Aza and Travis Shaw for the first two outs of the inning, and […]

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Mets Minors: Cecchini Rookie Of Year, Kingsport Clinches Division Title

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Mets Minors: Cecchini Rookie Of Year, Kingsport Clinches Division Title

  Las Vegas (74-62) was swept this weekend by Round Rock Express cutting their division lead of El Paso to a game and a half with a four game series against the Chihuahuas starting today. Friday: Round Rock 4, Las Vegas 1 Box Score Brandon Nimmo returned coming in to play defense in the 6th inning after […]

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After Working On Mechanics, Bobby Parnell Set To Be Activated

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After Working On Mechanics, Bobby Parnell Set To Be Activated

Mets reliever Bobby Parnell threw a live batting practice session on Sunday morning at Citi Field. He is expected to come off the DL on Tuesday, which is also the day rosters expand. Parnell who came back from Tommy John surgery last season, has been ineffective this year with a 5.59 ERA. Opponents have batted […]

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Mets Announce First Wave Of September Call-Ups

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Mets Announce First Wave Of September Call-Ups

The New York Mets announced that catcher Kevin Plawecki, infielder Eric Campbell and outfielders Eric Young Jr. and Kirk Nieuwenhuis will join the team on Tuesday from Triple-A Las Vegas when major league rosters expand. Sandy Alderson also said on Friday that RHP Erik Goeddel will be activated from the DL on September 1st. Goeddel pitched very well for the Mets to start the year […]

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Mets Option RHP Logan Verrett To Las Vegas

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Mets Option RHP Logan Verrett To Las Vegas

Earlier today the Mets transferred infielder Wilfredo Tovar  to the 60 day disabled list to make room for newly acquired reliever Addison Reed on the 40 man roster. After Sunday’s 5-4 victory against the Boston Red Sox, the Mets optioned RHP Logan Verrett to Triple-A Las Vegas to make room for Reed on the 25 man active […]

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Cuddyer Leads Charge As Mets Defeat Sox 5-4

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Cuddyer Leads Charge As Mets Defeat Sox 5-4

The Mets (72-58) defeated the Boston Red Sox (60-70) by a score of 5-4 this afternoon at Citi Field. Pitching: Noah Syndergaard got the start for the Mets this afternoon, and cruised through the first five innings, holding on to a 1-0 lead. However, in the sixth inning, Syndergaard allowed a two-out hit to Xander […]

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