Mets News & Notes

Mets Activate Jenrry Mejia, Option Logan Verrett To Las Vegas

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Mets Activate Jenrry Mejia, Option Logan Verrett To Las Vegas

As expected, the Mets announced they have activated RHP Jenrry Mejia from the restricted list. To make room on the 25 man roster, the team optioned RHP Logan Verrett to Triple-A Las Vegas. To clear a spot for Mejia on the 40-man roster, RHP Buddy Carlyle was transferred to the 60-day disabled list. Verrett posted […]

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When America Needed A Miracle…

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When America Needed A Miracle…

In the 1977 classic film “Oh, God,” Jerry Landers (John Denver) is speaking with God, played by George Burns. Landers asks God about miracles and He replies, “The last miracle I did was the ’69 Mets. Before that you have to go back to The Red Sea.” There’s been a lot of talk about October […]

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At Long-Last, A Well Deserved Win For Jon Niese

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At Long-Last, A Well Deserved Win For Jon Niese

It’s been more than eight weeks since Mets lefty starter Jon Niese earned a win, despite a month-long run of spectacular starts. But on Monday, against the reigning World Series champion Giants, the veteran southpaw finally got the “W” and a well deserved one at that. Niese might’ve pitched his best game of the season […]

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Mets Minor League Recap: Garcia Homers Again, Conforto Hitless

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Mets Minor League Recap: Garcia Homers Again, Conforto Hitless

  Las Vegas has their game postponed and will make it up today as part of a doubleheader that starts at 8:05 ET at Cashman Field. Portland 5, Binghamton (41-41) 4 Michael Conforto was up in the bottom of the 9th as the winning run with two outs and L.J. Mazzilli on first as the […]

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Breaking Down Jon Niese vs. San Francisco Giants

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Breaking Down Jon Niese vs. San Francisco Giants

Stat Line:  8 IP, 0 R, 3 H, 4 SO, 2 BB Last night, Jon Niese recorded his first win since May 9th in the New York Mets 3-0 victory over the San Francisco Giants.  During this article, I will explain how the variance in Niese fastball movement and velocity led to his success yesterday […]

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Johnny On The Spot

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Johnny On The Spot

Johnny Monell was the unlikely hero on Monday night, as he broke a scoreless tie with a clutch two-run double in the ninth to give the Mets the lead en route to a 3-0 win over the Giants. Currently the team’s backup catcher, Monell fell behind 0-2, but he stayed in the at-bat and worked […]

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Last Chance To Undo Jeurys Familia’s All-Star Snub

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Last Chance To Undo Jeurys Familia’s All-Star Snub

The reserves and pitchers have been announced for both the AL and NL All Star teams, and there is one player that stands out as one that was snubbed, and that is Mets closer Jeurys Familia. The National League relievers that were selected are Cardinals’ Trevor Rosenthal, Reds’ Aroldis Chapman, Pirates’ Mark Melancon, Phillies’ Jonathan […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 3, Giants 0

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 3, Giants 0

The Mets defeated the Giants by a score of 3-0 tonight at AT&T Park in San Francisco. Offense: While the Mets lineup struggled for most of the game against Chris Heston, they broke out for three runs in a thrilling 9th inning. It all started with a leadoff single Michael Cuddyer. Kirk Nieuwenhuis then doubled […]

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Congratulations To Mets All-Star Jacob deGrom!

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Congratulations To Mets All-Star Jacob deGrom!

Congratulations to New York Mets righthander Jacob deGrom, who was selected to pitch for the National League in the All-Star game next Tuesday in Cincinnati. DeGrom, the 2014 NL Rookie of the Year, is 8-6 with a 2.30 ERA and 0.961 WHIP this season. Meanwhile closer Jeurys Familia didn’t get selected tonight, but we can help get […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Giants, 10:15 PM

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Giants, 10:15 PM

The New York Mets (42-41) will take their series win against the Dodgers up north as they begin a three game set against the Giants (42-41) in San Francisco. Left-hander Jonathon Niese (3-8, 3.90) will get the start tonight and oppose right-hander Chris Heston (8-5, 3.78) in a 10:15 PM matchup. Niese has tossed five […]

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