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Collins Not Worried About Cespedes’ Strikeouts

An article by posted on April 21, 2016 0 Comments
Collins Not Worried About Cespedes’ Strikeouts

Yoenis Cespedes‘ strikeout in last night’s 5-4 loss to the Philadelphia Phillies was his 20th in just 14 games into the season. Manager, Terry Collins is not worried about the high number of punch-outs Cespedes has seen thus far. “Right now, he’s just getting a little too aggressive at certain times,”Collins said. “But we’re seeing […]

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Mets Minors Recap: Gsellman Strikes Out Seven in Loss

An article by posted on April 21, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Minors Recap: Gsellman Strikes Out Seven in Loss

Las Vegas 9, Sacramento 3 Matt Reynolds homered as Las Vegas erupted for nine runs on twelve hits in Sacramento. Duane Below made his season debut and went six innings and gave up three runs on seven hits, with three walks while striking out five. Reynolds led the offense, with a 3 for 5 night and […]

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Will Dan Warthen’s Fix Bring The Dark Knight Back?

An article by posted on April 21, 2016 0 Comments
Will Dan Warthen’s Fix Bring The Dark Knight Back?

When the Mets open up their three game set against the Atlanta Braves on Friday evening, Matt Harvey will be taking the mound. Harvey brings in a very not so Harvey like record of 0-3 with a 5.71 ERA. Manager, Terry Collins is confident the issue with Harvey’s mechanics that pitching coach Dan Warthen addressed, […]

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MMO Game Recap: Phillies 5, Mets 4

An article by posted on April 20, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Phillies 5, Mets 4

The New York Mets (7-7) fell to the Philadelphia Phillies (7-9) in eleven innings by a score of 5-4. The Mets took two of three from Philadelphia in the series, but were unable to complete the sweep. Pitching: Bartolo Colon (1-1, 2.89 ERA) put forth another solid start, but failed to pick up the win […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Phillies, 7:05 PM

An article by posted on April 20, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Phillies, 7:05 PM

Wednesday, April 20, 2016 • 7:05 p.m. Citizens Bank Park • Philadelphia, PA RHP Bartolo Colon (1-1, 2.13) vs. RHP Jeremy Hellickson (1-1, 4.30) SNY • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The Mets crushed the ball at Citizens Bank Park last night, as they went on to beat the Phillies by the score […]

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The Z Files: Mets Live & Die With the Long Ball

An article by posted on April 20, 2016 0 Comments
The Z Files: Mets Live & Die With the Long Ball

The New York Mets took the lead in the top of the first inning for the fifth straight game setting the tone early in their 11-1 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies.  The Mets hitters looked extremely comfortable in the batter’s box, taking aggressive swings at good pitches all game.  The result was eleven runs all […]

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Spectacular Lagares Leaping Catch Denies Franco Three-Run Homer

An article by posted on April 20, 2016 0 Comments
Spectacular Lagares Leaping Catch Denies Franco Three-Run Homer

If you needed any further evidence that the 2014 Gold Glove version of Juan Lagares was alive and well, last night’s home run-robbing catch against the Phillies may provide all the proof you’ll need. Lagares showed his vintage defensive form, leaping to snare a long drive by Maikel Franco and robbing him of a three-run […]

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MMO Exclusive: Meet The Fan Who Rescued Mike Piazza’s Post 9/11 Jersey

An article by posted on April 20, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Exclusive: Meet The Fan Who Rescued Mike Piazza’s Post 9/11 Jersey

Thanks to Kevin Kernan of the New York Post, we all discovered that the post 9/11 jersey worn by Mike Piazza when he hit his epic homerun, was put up for auction with Goldin Auctions. The jersey faced an uncertain future until a group of three die-hard Mets fans stepped forward and purchased the jersey for a record […]

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Mets Minors Recap: Offenses Sputter as Everyone Loses

An article by posted on April 20, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Minors Recap: Offenses Sputter as Everyone Loses

Sacramento 12, Las Vegas (5-6) 1 Starter Seth Lugo had a rough night lasting only 2.2 innings and allowing nine runs on ten hits, he fell to 1-2 on the season with a 10.66 ERA. Josh Smoker allowed a run in his inning of work but did strike out three batters. Dilson Herrera was the […]

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Neil Walker Showing Power From The Right Side

An article by posted on April 20, 2016 0 Comments
Neil Walker Showing Power From The Right Side

Neil Walker has taken the Mets by surprise in the first month of the season. A player who normally struggled from the right side of the plate, has proven so far to no longer have those issues. Not only is he hitting left-handed pitching, but doing so with power. Walker, 30, crushed two homers last […]

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