Mets News & Notes

Sandy Alderson is Strong Candidate for MLB Executive of the Year

An article by posted on September 17, 2015 0 Comments
Sandy Alderson is Strong Candidate for MLB Executive of the Year

In his latest article for ESPN Insider, Jim Bowden includes Sandy Alderson among seven general managers he believes are the top candidates for MLB’s Executive of the Year award. “The Mets had a quiet offseason; the signing of outfielder Michael Cuddyer was their only significant move. In this case, Alderson’s best moves were the ones […]

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Lucas Duda Has Struggled Since Return From DL

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Lucas Duda Has Struggled Since Return From DL

Since returning from the disabled list on September 8, Mets first baseman Lucas Duda has struggled. We all know that Duda is a streaky hitter to say the least, but he has not yet been able to find that groove since coming back. Duda has appeared in eight games since his return and is 3-for-25 with […]

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Matt Harvey Won’t Go Deep Against Yankees

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Matt Harvey Won’t Go Deep Against Yankees

Matt Harvey‘s next start will be on Sunday night against the crosstown rival New York Yankees, but the question on everyone’s mind will be, how much will Harvey pitch in that game, given that Matt is approaching his innings limit? “We’re going to keep a very close eye on him,” manager Terry Collins said. “The Yankees will […]

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No Reason To Hit The Panic Button Yet

An article by posted on September 17, 2015 0 Comments
No Reason To Hit The Panic Button Yet

Relax. It’s just two games. While the Mets may have dropped two of three to the Miami Marlins after returning home from an 8-2 road trip, all is still well in Flushing. The Mets came back to Citi Field on Monday night red hot, riding a seven game winning streak that was pushed to eight […]

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Gavin Cecchini And Dominic Smith Added To AFL Roster

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Gavin Cecchini And Dominic Smith Added To AFL Roster

First round picks Gavin Cecchini (2012) and Dominic Smith (2013) have been added to the Mets contingent that will play in the Arizona Fall League. They will be joining infielder Jeff McNeil. knuckleballer Mickey Jannis and Binghamton reliever Beck Wheeler who were previously announced. Also being added to the roster will be St. Lucie relievers […]

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Cespedes Very Happy Being With Mets

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Cespedes Very Happy Being With Mets

Ken Davidoff of the New York Post spoke with Yoenis Cespedes at the offices of his representatives at Roc Nation and discussed his time and potential future with the Mets. As far as how he’s enjoyed his time in New York so far and the reception he’s received from fans, Cespedes said: “I’m very happy here. […]

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MMO Game Recap: Marlins 6, Mets 0

An article by posted on September 16, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Marlins 6, Mets 0

The Mets (83-63) were defeated by the Miami Marlins (63-83) by a score of 6-0 tonight at Citi Field. Pitching: Bartolo Colon, who came into tonight’s game sporting a 4-0 record and 2.13 ERA in his last seven starts, looked to capitalize on his recent success and take the rubber game from the Marlins. Colon […]

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

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

The New York Mets saw their eight-game winning streak end on Tuesday night by those pesky Miami Marlins, setting up the rubber match for tonight at Citi Field. The Mets will tap on their hottest starting pitcher Bartolo Colon (14-11, 4.13 ERA) and he will be opposed by Adam Conley (3-1, 4.93 ERA) for the […]

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Paul DePodesta Open To Being GM For Another Team

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Paul DePodesta Open To Being GM For Another Team

According to Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports, Mets Vice President of player development and scouting Paul DePodesta is open to being a General Manager once again. That is as long as he’s in the right situation with the right people. He was a former GM for the Dodgers back in 2004 which was his first season […]

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The Z Files: DeGrom Has 6.41 ERA Over Last Five Starts

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The Z Files: DeGrom Has 6.41 ERA Over Last Five Starts

Stat Line:  5 IP, 6 R, 10 H, 5 SO, 0 BB Jacob deGrom was ineffective again on Tuesday night against the Marlins, continuing a stretch that has seen him post a 6.41 ERA and a .327 opposing batting average over his last five starts. “It was just a start where in the fourth and fifth […]

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Conforto Collects Two More Hits, Now Has A .925 OPS

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Conforto Collects Two More Hits, Now Has A .925 OPS

Michael Conforto continued his incredible hot streak last night despite the Mets 9-3 loss to Miami. Conforto was one of the few bright spots for the team as he finished the game 2-for-3 with a double and a walk. In his last 28 games, Conforto is batting .341 with six home runs and eight doubles. […]

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