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ESPN New York: Syndergaard or Matz Could Make Spot Start In May

An article by posted on May 8, 2015 0 Comments
ESPN New York: Syndergaard or Matz Could Make Spot Start In May

I wanted to update this post with some new information from Adam Rubin of ESPN New York who writes: “The Mets are beginning a stretch of 20 games in 20 days on Friday in Philly. While noncommittal so far, the Mets could use a spot starter during that stretch if the rotation’s workload is taxing, […]

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DeGrom Rediscovered Himself In Last Start

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DeGrom Rediscovered Himself In Last Start

After a couple of rough outings, Jacob deGrom bounced back in a big way vs the Orioles on Wednesday night at Citifield. The 2014 N.L. Rookie of the Year pitched seven strong innings, allowing only one run while striking out nine, to lead the Mets to a 5-1 win and a two game sweep of the O’s. […]

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Mets Minor League Recap: Vegas Won 14th Straight, B’Mets Walk-off On King Single

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Mets Minor League Recap: Vegas Won 14th Straight, B’Mets Walk-off On King Single

Las Vegas (20-8) 8, Albuquerque 2 Noah Syndergaard had himself a game where his pitching was the biggest story as he came to bat in the top of the 8th a triple shy of the cycle. Noah hit a double off the wall in left center field that traveled about 425 feet in his first […]

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Sources: Plawecki Will Likely Return To Minors When TDA Returns

An article by posted on May 7, 2015 0 Comments
Sources: Plawecki Will Likely Return To Minors When TDA Returns

Marc Carig and David Lennon of Newsday are reporting that sources indicate that catcher Kevin Plawecki would most likely be sent back to Triple-A Las Vegas once Travis d’Arnaud returns from the disabled list. “The internal belief is that Plawecki could still benefit from playing every day in the minor leagues as opposed to splitting […]

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MMO Comment Guidelines

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MMO Comment Guidelines

Our goal at MMO is to raise the level of discourse in the comment threads by eliminating inappropriate language and insults, and encouraging a lively and healthy discussion about the New York Mets or baseball in general. Please follow these simple guidelines: 1. You are all welcome to leave comments and join in or start a debate […]

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Dilson Herrera Homers In Big Night At The Plate

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Dilson Herrera Homers In Big Night At The Plate

The grumblings had already begun for Dilson Herrera who had just one hit in 13 at-bats going into Wednesday’s finale against the Baltimore Orioles. “He looks overmatched. ” “Definitely not ready yet. ” “Needs more seasoning.” “You can’t trust PCL numbers.” But Dilson Herrera silenced all his critics and shut up his detractors with a […]

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Mets Minor League Recap: Vegas Wins Franchise Record 13th, Conforto Has Three Hits

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Mets Minor League Recap: Vegas Wins Franchise Record 13th, Conforto Has Three Hits

Las Vegas (19-8) 6, Albuquerque 4 The 51′s were looking for their franchise record 13th straight win heading into the Top of the 9th tied at 3-3 when Matt Reynolds led off with a single to get the three-run inning started. Las Vegas now with the 6-3 lead handed the ball over to Chasen Bradford […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 5, Orioles 1

An article by posted on May 6, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 5, Orioles 1

The Mets (18-10) defeated the Baltimore Orioles (12-13) tonight at Citi Field 5-1, wrapping up a brief two-game sweep of Baltimore. The Mets saw a little bump in the offense tonight, scoring five runs for the first time in ten games. They got it started when, in the second, Orioles starter Ubaldo Jimenez walked Michael […]

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

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

The Mets will take on the Orioles again on Wednesday night at Citi Field as Jacob deGrom (2-3, 3.34 ERA) takes on Ubaldo Jimenez (2-1, 1.59 ERA) at 7:10 pm. Mets Starting Lineup Curtis Granderson – RF Juan Lagares – CF Lucas Duda – 1B Michael Cuddyer – LF Daniel Murphy – 3B Wilmer Flores […]

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Familia Leads Majors With 11 Saves

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Familia Leads Majors With 11 Saves

Despite getting tagged for a solo homerun on pitch that caught too much of the plate, Jeurys Familia quickly regrouped and earned his MLB leading 11th save of the season in last night’s 3-2 victory over the Baltimore Orioles. In 14.1 innings pitched, Familia has a 0.56 WHIP and 1.88 ERA with 17 strikeouts. Familia […]

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