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Steven Matz Navigated Through Trouble Without “A” Game

An article by posted on July 30, 2016 0 Comments
Steven Matz Navigated Through Trouble Without “A” Game

New York Mets rookie southpaw, Steven Matz was able to keep his team in the game in Friday’s 6-1 loss to Colorado. Without having his best stuff, Matz navigated nicely through six innings of work. Matz allowed just two runs on 10 hits while walking one and striking out five. His ERA lowered a tad […]

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It Is Gut Check Time For The Mets

An article by posted on July 30, 2016 0 Comments
It Is Gut Check Time For The Mets

The losses are mounting. Runners continue to be stranded. Opportunity after opportunity is being squandered. Slowly the ship is beginning to sink on what was supposed to be a promising season. After things were looking up for the team, getting back to being just 4.5 games out of first place. The Nationals have taken care […]

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Terry Collins Holds Team Meeting After Mets’ Third Straight Loss

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Terry Collins Holds Team Meeting After Mets’ Third Straight Loss

After Friday night’s 6-1 loss to the Colorado Rockies, manager Terry Collins held a team meeting to address the malaise after the team’s third consecutive loss and to address the mounting frustration with failing to produce with runners in scoring position. “First of all, we have a good team,” Collins said. “We’re going through a […]

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Mets Bats Silent Yet Again As Rockies Win 6-1

An article by posted on July 29, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Bats Silent Yet Again As Rockies Win 6-1

The New York Mets (53-49) were defeated by the Colorado Rockies (51-52) at Citi Field by a score of 6-1. The Miami Marlins were defeated by the St. Louis Cardinals tonight, so we won’t lose any ground on them in the standings, and the Nationals play the Giants at 10:15 tonight. Pitching: Steven Matz had […]

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Mets Find Asking Price Too High On Steve Pearce

An article by posted on July 29, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Find Asking Price Too High On Steve Pearce

According to Mike Puma of the New York Post, while the Mets still believe they are more likely to add a reliever at the trading deadline, they are now more inclined to pursue a bat due to the loss of Juan Lagares to surgery on his left thumb. According to ESPN reporter Jerry Crasnick, the Mets are […]

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MMO Game Thread: Rockies vs Mets, Cespedes Returns

An article by posted on July 29, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Rockies vs Mets, Cespedes Returns

Friday, July 29, 2016 • 7:10 p.m. Citi Field • Flushing, N.Y. RHP Tyler Chatwood (9-6, 3.65) vs. LHP Steven Matz (8-6, 3.36) SNY • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The Mets are coming off back to back disappointing losses as the offense struggles to get the gear back into the position. But […]

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Reds Could Deal Relievers, Have Shown Interest in Plawecki

An article by posted on July 29, 2016 0 Comments
Reds Could Deal Relievers, Have Shown Interest in Plawecki

According to Zack Buckanan of the Cincinnati Inquirer, the Reds are looking to move Ross Ohlendorf, Blake Wood, and Tony Cingrani at the trade deadline.  The impetus for moving the three relievers is that they will all be more expensive next year. Ohlendorf has made 56 apperances going 5-6 with two saves, a 4.27 ERA, […]

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Mets May Not Acquire Starter Before Monday’s Deadline

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Mets May Not Acquire Starter Before Monday’s Deadline

According to Chris Cotillo of MLBDailyDish.com on Twitter, the asking price for starting pitching is very high right now, and it may dissuade the Mets from making a trade before Monday’s deadline, instead choosing to rely on internal options such as Logan Verrett and Zack Wheeler. Verrett, pictured above, has had mixed success this year […]

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Latest On Lucroy: Mets Have Counteroffer, Indians On No-Trade List

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Latest On Lucroy: Mets Have Counteroffer, Indians On No-Trade List

Update – July 29 Here is the latest on Jonathan Lucroy whose buzz is really heating up. To begin, Jerry Crasnick of ESPN has reported Lucroy can block trades to eight teams including the Twins, Angels, Athletics, Padres, Mariners, Nationals, Indians and Tigers. The latter two have been connected to Lucroy. That’s good news for […]

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Assessing the Mets Bullpen Targets

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Assessing the Mets Bullpen Targets

According to Mike Puma of the New York Post, the Mets are confident they will add a reliever before the trading deadline, and they have are in active discussions on three relievers: Daniel Hudson – Hudson has twice had Tommy John surgery in his career. The last one costing him cost him the 2013 season. […]

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Thanks for the Memories, Mike

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Thanks for the Memories, Mike

Mike Piazza’s legendary career had some speed bumps along the way, yet through sheer determination, work, people who believed in him, and his skill set catapulted a player who was drafted in the 62nd round of the 1988 draft to the pinnacle of being enshrined in the Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, NY this […]

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