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Wheeler Still A Work In Progress

An article by posted on May 14, 2014 0 Comments
Wheeler Still A Work In Progress

It felt so good to hand it to the Yankees on their home turf during the first two games of the Subway Series, and I’m hoping that the Mets bats continue to pummel the baseball when the action shifts to Citi Field tonight. From all the talk on the SNY post-game show and waking up […]

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Shake Shack Shakedown After Duda and Sandberg Get Food Poisoning

An article by posted on May 13, 2014 0 Comments
Shake Shack Shakedown After Duda and Sandberg Get Food Poisoning

Step away from your burger and drop your napkins… According to a report on ESPN New York, Philadelphia Phillies manager Ryne Sandberg and New York Mets first baseman Lucas Duda both came down with food poisoning over the weekend at Citi Field, and both said Tuesday that they believe a hamburger from Shake Shack was the cause. Sandberg told reporters […]

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Subway Series Game Thread: Mets at Yankees, 7:05 PM

An article by posted on May 13, 2014 0 Comments
Subway Series Game Thread: Mets at Yankees, 7:05 PM

The Mets will try to make it six wins in a row against their crosstown rivals when they take on the New York Yankees at 7:05 PM on Tuesday night at Yankee Stadium. (WPIX) Zack Wheeler (1-3, 4.35) will take the hill for the Mets and will be opposed by Vidal Nuno (1-0, 5.47) for the Yankees. […]

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Francesa Calls Mets Jackasses For Boycotting WFAN

An article by posted on May 13, 2014 0 Comments
Francesa Calls Mets Jackasses For Boycotting WFAN

A team source told Justin Tasch of the Daily News that the Mets were not “boycotting” WFAN, rather trying to build up their new radio relationship with WOR. Mike Francesa blasted the Mets on Monday and unleashed one of his signature tirades against the franchise whom he referred to as “jackasses” for banning them “It’s […]

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Collins Not Overly Concerned About Bartolo Colon

An article by posted on May 13, 2014 0 Comments
Collins Not Overly Concerned About Bartolo Colon

Bartolo Colon gave up his eighth home run of the season en route to an early shower that saw him allow seven runs, six earned, and failing to complete six innings for the second time in three starts. Colon, who signed a two-year, $20 million contract with the Mets in the offseason, has seen his […]

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Chris Young Loves How Mets Battled: “We Were Never Out Of It”

An article by posted on May 13, 2014 0 Comments
Chris Young Loves How Mets Battled: “We Were Never Out Of It”

Chris Young came through for the second consecutive game on Monday, this time going 2-for-4 and delivering the game-winning, eighth-inning home run in the Mets’ 9-7 win over the Yankees. Young told reporters he didn’t know the regular season could ever feel as electric as last night, calling it the most exciting game he’s ever played […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 9, Yankees 7

An article by posted on May 13, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 9, Yankees 7

The Mets (18-19) beat the Yankees (19-18) by a score of 9-7 on Monday night at Yankee Stadium, giving them a 1-0 lead in the 2014 Subway Series. Bartolo Colon took the mound for the Mets tonight and struggled against his former team, allowing 7 runs (6 earned) on 11 hits in 5.2 innings. The […]

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Subway Series Game Thread: Mets at Yankees, 7:00 PM

An article by posted on May 12, 2014 0 Comments
Subway Series Game Thread: Mets at Yankees, 7:00 PM

The New York Mets head to the Bronx for the start of this season’s Subway Series against the New York Yankees beginning tonight at 7:10 PM at Yankee Stadium. Bartolo Colon (2-5, 5.36 ERA) will take the mound for the Mets and he will oppose right-hander Hiroki Kuroda (2-3, 4.43) for the Yankees. When these two teams last […]

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Rubin: Criticism Should Be Directed At Alderson Not Collins

An article by posted on May 12, 2014 0 Comments
Rubin: Criticism Should Be Directed At Alderson Not Collins

In a response to all the criticism of Terry Collins in the past two weeks – and in particular this weekend – Adam Rubin of ESPN New York responded by saying the blame for the current state of the Mets belongs to Sandy Alderson and not the manager. This regime has been peddling the future […]

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Familia Could Replace Farnsworth As Mets Closer

An article by posted on May 12, 2014 0 Comments
Familia Could Replace Farnsworth As Mets Closer

It seems like eons since the Mets were back in Spring Training given all the ups and downs we’ve endured during the first two months of the regular season. One of the players I was very excited about for the upcoming 2014 season, was starter-turned-reliever, Jeurys Familia. The hard-throwing 24-year old came into camp fresh […]

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