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Mets Minors: Smith Pulls Homerun, Cecchini Has Hip Injury

An article by posted on August 28, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Minors: Smith Pulls Homerun, Cecchini Has Hip Injury

  Las Vegas (74-59) 2, Round Rock 0 Brandon Nimmo continued to find his name out of the lineup for the third straight game and 4 out of 5. Haven’t heard any indication from the Mets or anyone that covers them that it is injury related yet. Talked to Adam Rubin today who said he […]

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Mets Confirm Steven Matz Will Make One Final Rehab Start

An article by posted on August 28, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Confirm Steven Matz Will Make One Final Rehab Start

Mets rookie left-hander Steven Matz will make a final rehab start with Double-A Binghamton on Monday, the team confirmed on Thursday. Matz will be activated from the disabled list the following day when rosters expand on September 1. Making his third rehab start for Double-A Binghamton, Matz tossed six shutout innings on Wednesday, allowing just one hit, […]

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Daniel Murphy Does It With Bat and Glove In Mets Win

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Daniel Murphy Does It With Bat and Glove In Mets Win

Baseball is a funny game. Last night, in the bottom of the 10th inning of a tie ball game against the Philadelphia Phillies, Daniel Murphy was a part of what some could argue was the Mets’ best defensive play of the year. With Carlos Torres pitching and two outs in the inning, Jeff Francoeur hit […]

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Mets Erase Early Hole To Complete Sweep With 9-5 Win In Extras

An article by posted on August 28, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Erase Early Hole To Complete Sweep With 9-5 Win In Extras

The Mets (71-56) beat the Phillies (50-78) by a score of 9-5 in 13 innings on Thursday night in Philadelphia, completing a four-game sweep of their formerly formidable rivals and extending their winning streak to seven. Jon Niese struggled on the mound for the Mets, although all of the damage came in one inning. Niese […]

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

An article by posted on August 27, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Phillies, 7:05 PM

The New York Mets will try to complete a four game sweep of the Philadelphia Phillies tonight at Citizens Bank Park. Overall, the Amazin’s are 11-1 against the Philadelphia Phillies this season. Left-hander Jonathon Niese (8-9, 3.80) gets the nod for the Mets and he opposes right-hander Aaron Harang (5-14, 4.67) for the Phillies at […]

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Alderson Says He Hasn’t Thought About Giving Cespedes A New Deal

An article by posted on August 27, 2015 0 Comments
Alderson Says He Hasn’t Thought About Giving Cespedes A New Deal

When asked about negotiating a new contract with Yoenis Cespedes, Sandy Alderson told Mike Puma of the NY Post that he’s living in the moment and hasn’t thought about it. Signing Cespedes before the season is over will be crucial.The Mets are prohibited from signing him once he hits free agency after this season due to […]

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Mets Midseason Top Prospects 15-11 Led By Gabriel Ynoa

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Mets Midseason Top Prospects 15-11 Led By Gabriel Ynoa

#15 Ali Sanchez Preseason: Unranked Age: 18 – January 20th, 1997 Signed: 7/2/2013 Bats/Throws: Right/Right The 6 foot, 180 pound catcher was signed out of Venezuela for $690,000 and was ranked by Baseball America as the 25th best international prospect for that July 2nd signing period. He was ranked as the #2 catcher in that class behind […]

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Eric Young Jr. Excited To Be Back With Mets

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Eric Young Jr. Excited To Be Back With Mets

The Mets brought back Eric Young Jr. from the Braves last Saturday for cash and assigned him temporarily to Triple-A Las Vegas. He was hitting .248 with 23 steals in 67 games for Triple-A Gwinnett when he was with Atlanta. According to Adam Rubin of ESPN New York, once rosters expand next Tuesday, Young is […]

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Cuddyer Has Been Red-Hot Since Return From DL

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Cuddyer Has Been Red-Hot Since Return From DL

Michael Cuddyer continued his hot hitting last night in Philadephia where he went 3-for-5 with a home run, double, and 3 RBI in a Mets 9-4 win over the Phillies. In 13 games since being activated from the DL, Cuddyer is batting .369 with four doubles, two home runs, and seven RBI in 39 at-bats. […]

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Mets Now 6.5 Games Up As They Beat Phillies 9-4

An article by posted on August 26, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Now 6.5 Games Up As They Beat Phillies 9-4

The Mets (70-56) defeated the Philadelphia Phillies (50-77) by a score of 9-4 tonight at Citizens Bank Park. Pitching: Bartolo Colon got the start for the Amazin’s tonight, and pitched very well, going seven strong innings, allowing zero earned runs on five hits while striking out eight and walking just two. Eric O’Flaherty relieved Colon […]

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

An article by posted on August 26, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Phillies, 7:05 PM

The New York Mets will rumble with the Philadelphia Phillies for game three of their series tonight at Citizens Bank Park. Bartolo Colon (10-11, 4.90), who was struck on the right forearm in Colorado while batting in his last start, opposes rookie right-hander Jerad Eickhoff (1-0, 0.00) for the Phillies. The Mets are 10-0 against […]

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