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Warthen: Matt Harvey Has Not Been Abused

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Warthen: Matt Harvey Has Not Been Abused

Just wanted to update this earlier post by alerting you to a fantastic article by Jared Diamond of the Wall Street Journal who writes: “Even after allowing seven runs in 5 1/3 innings to the Washington Nationals on Tuesday night, Harvey has thrown the ninth-fewest pitches per inning of any pitcher in baseball with at […]

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Yoenis Cespedes Has Found His Way Into The NL MVP Discussion

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Yoenis Cespedes Has Found His Way Into The NL MVP Discussion

The New York Mets have never seen a player take home an MVP award in their 53-year history — but the last 36 games have given the fan base a glimpse of what one in a Mets uniform might look like. Although he cannot run for President like Thor hoped because he was born in […]

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Mets Minors Playoffs: Binghamton And Savannah Lose Game One

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Mets Minors Playoffs: Binghamton And Savannah Lose Game One

  As the big league club was putting the finishing touches on the sweep of the Nationals neither of the Mets two affiliates left playing were having the same success as they both dropped game one of their playoff series. Reading 9, Binghamton 4 Game One (Best of 5) The B’Mets found themselves in a […]

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Magic Number 17! Mets Increase Division Lead To 7, Sweep Nationals 5-3!

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Magic Number 17! Mets Increase Division Lead To 7, Sweep Nationals 5-3!

The Mets (78-61) defeated the Washington Nationals (71-68) tonight at Nationals Park by a score of 5-3, and in the process, completing the series sweep. Offense:  Stephen Strasburg took the ball for the Nationals, as Washington looked to salvage the final game of the series and avoid the sweep. Through the first seven innings, the […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Nationals, 7:05 PM (Kill Shot!)

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Nationals, 7:05 PM (Kill Shot!)

Funeral services for the Washington Nationals will be held… Wait, maybe I’m getting a little ahead of myself. But according to most Washington Nationals beat writers the Nats look done. Jacob deGrom (12-7, 2.40 ERA) takes the mound tonight with the Mets looking to close out a three-game sweep and kill Washington’s playoff hopes. Right-hander […]

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Mets Minors: Playoff Previews For Binghamton & Savannah

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Mets Minors: Playoff Previews For Binghamton & Savannah

  The Binghamton Mets will look to win the Eastern League title for the second straight season with their run starting tonight at NYSEG Stadium against the Reading Fightin Phils. Last year the B’Mets ended their 20-year championship drought when they swept the Richmond Flying Squirrels that ended on a walk-off pinch-hit RBI double by […]

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10 Things To Know About Recent Mets Magical Run

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10 Things To Know About Recent Mets Magical Run

“I thought yesterday was pretty good. This was amazing. You keep going back to the word resiliency. This team never feels like it is out of a game. Teams give us an opportunity and leave the door open a little bit and we pounce and take advantage.” — David Wright With a six run seventh inning, […]

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Mets and Cespedes Agree To Waive Clause Governing 5-Day Signing Window

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Mets and Cespedes Agree To Waive Clause Governing 5-Day Signing Window

According to Joel Sherman of the New York Post, the New York Mets and Yoenis Cespedes have agreed to amend the clause in his contract that gave the Mets only five days to sign him after the World Series. “Thus, rather than be under a short-term constraint to decide whether to sign Cespedes as a […]

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Tyler Clippard: Mets’ Secret Weapon Nats Wish They Still Had

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Tyler Clippard: Mets’ Secret Weapon Nats Wish They Still Had

Washington sure could have used their ex-bullpen specialist last night. In a thrilling Mets come-from-behind 8-7 win over the Nationals, it was their former pitcher Tyler Clippard who came into pitch a huge scoreless 8th inning to help preserve a crucial Mets win. Clippard may have been a little extra amped up before coming into […]

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Kirk Delivers Game Winning Blast Against Papelbon

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Kirk Delivers Game Winning Blast Against Papelbon

Even though Kirk Nieuwenhuis is having a disappointing season overall when you examine his overall numbers, he delivered the biggest hit of the year in last night’s dramatic victory over the Washington Nationals. In a tie game in the 8th inning facing Nationals’ All-Star closer Jonathan Papelbon, Nieuwenhuis crushed a solo home run to right […]

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Amazin’ Mets Win One For The Ages

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Amazin’ Mets Win One For The Ages

Coming into Tuesday nights game, a majority of Mets fans had a feeling that Matt Harvey was going to come out firing against the Washington Nationals in what was going to be the most important game of the year. How could he not have a Harvey like outing? It seemed fitting after all the media […]

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