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Mets Now Expected To Extend Murphy $15.8 Million Qualifying Offer

An article by posted on October 21, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Now Expected To Extend Murphy $15.8 Million Qualifying Offer

The last 24-48 hours has been fraught with leaks reportedly from various Mets executives and insiders that there was no chance second baseman Daniel Murphy will be a Met next season. Today, Jon Heyman of CBS Sports, is saying quite the opposite of what he reported only yesterday, the New York Mets are planning to extend a […]

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NLCS Game 4 Thread: Mets vs Cubs, 8:07 PM – Getcha Champagne Ready!

An article by posted on October 21, 2015 0 Comments
NLCS Game 4 Thread: Mets vs Cubs, 8:07 PM – Getcha Champagne Ready!

Rookie left-hander Steven Matz will look to send the New York Mets to their first World Series since the Subway Series in 2000 when they take on the Chicago Cubs in Game 4 of the National League Championship Series. Matz will be opposed by Cubs right-hander Jason Hammel in a 8:07 PM showdown at Wrigley […]

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Patience & Diligence: The Not So Sudden Ascent Of The 2015 Mets

An article by posted on October 21, 2015 0 Comments
Patience & Diligence: The Not So Sudden Ascent Of The 2015 Mets

The Mets of the past few seasons have been characterized by the steps they’ve taken to improve according to a carefully orchestrated master plan. It’s been lurch and surge all the way, like driving with a bad clutch, and then suddenly around half way through the 2015 season it all seemed to kick into gear. […]

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This Is The Stuff Of Legend

An article by posted on October 21, 2015 0 Comments
This Is The Stuff Of Legend

I’ve often said, and it bears repeating, that the 2015 New York Mets are a team of destiny. Since first uttering that “the stars and planets were aligning for this team” back in July, the phrase has become a staple in mainstream and local media to describe the this Mets team, once September rolled around. […]

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Familia Extends Postseason Saves Record With Perfect Ninth

An article by posted on October 21, 2015 0 Comments
Familia Extends Postseason Saves Record With Perfect Ninth

Jeurys Familia was flawless yet again as he saved his fourth straight postseason game for the Mets last night, leaving them just one win away from their first World Series since 2000. Familia came in and retired all three batters he faced in the 9th inning, and he now has the opportunity to close out […]

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Cespedes Drives In Two, Steals A Critical Run For Mets

An article by posted on October 21, 2015 0 Comments
Cespedes Drives In Two, Steals A Critical Run For Mets

During last night’s 5-2 Game 3 win against the Cubs, the bat of Yoenis Cespedes came alive. “La Potencia” went 3-for-5 at the plate with a double, two RBI’s, one run scored and a stolen base. Cespedes who thus far has had a subpar-  to his standards – postseason, is getting red-hot at the right […]

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Wright Is Back On Track, Trying Not To Think Beyond Game 4

An article by posted on October 21, 2015 0 Comments
Wright Is Back On Track, Trying Not To Think Beyond Game 4

After struggling for most of the postseason, David Wright has busted out of his slump. He collected three hits and a walk during four at-bats last night as the Mets beat the Cubs 5-2. He entered yesterday’s game with a .087 batting average in 23 playoff at-bats, but he already showed signs of life in […]

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DeGrom Pitches Mets To Within One Win From World Series

An article by posted on October 21, 2015 0 Comments
DeGrom Pitches Mets To Within One Win From World Series

The Mets’ starting pitching has been dominant for the entire series against the Cubs, and last night’s starter, Jacob deGrom, wasn’t any different in Game 3 at Wrigley Field. He fired seven strong innings while allowing only two runs and four hits. He also struck out seven and earned his third win of the postseason. […]

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Terry Collins On Being Up 3-0, Making Things Happen, DeGrom Grinding One Out

An article by posted on October 21, 2015 0 Comments
Terry Collins On Being Up 3-0, Making Things Happen, DeGrom Grinding One Out

How huge was that stolen base by Cespedes? “Well, Yoenis Cespedes came in knowing that we had to be a little aggressive on the bases, something we don’t normally do. We’re not that kind of a team. But we told the guys, look, if you get on and you think you can go, go. And […]

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Mets Defeat Cubs 5-2 in Game 3, One Win Away From World Series!

An article by posted on October 20, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Defeat Cubs 5-2 in Game 3, One Win Away From World Series!

The New York Mets defeated the Chicago Cubs by a score of 5-2 in Game 3 of the NLCS on Tuesday night at Wrigley field. The Mets hold a commanding 3-0 lead over the Chicago Cubs and find themselves one game away from punching their ticket into the World Series. Pitching: Jacob deGrom again gutted […]

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Murphy Ties Postseason Record, Homers In 5th Consecutive Game

An article by posted on October 20, 2015 0 Comments
Murphy Ties Postseason Record, Homers In 5th Consecutive Game

Are you freaking kidding me! Mets second baseman Daniel Murphy crushed a third-inning solo home run into the center-field bleachers in Game 3 of the National League Championship Series on Tuesday against the Cubs. Murphy joins Carlos Beltran as the only players in postseason history to homer in five consecutive games. Beltran did it with […]

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