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

An article by posted on August 31, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Marlins vs Mets, 7:10 PM

Wednesday, August 31, 2016 • 7:10 p.m. Citi Field • Flushing, N.Y. RHP Jake Esch (MLB Debut) vs. RHP Bartolo Colon (12-7, 3.44) SNY • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The Mets beat the Marlins again last night behind two Granderson homers and 4 Reyes hits! The Marlins started the game putting up […]

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Mets Announce Conforto, Plawecki, Kelly and Ynoa Will Join Team Tomorrow

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Mets Announce Conforto, Plawecki, Kelly and Ynoa Will Join Team Tomorrow

The New York Mets officially announced that Michael Conforto, Kevin Plawecki, Ty Kelly and Gabriel Ynoa will be among their first wave of September call-ups when rosters expand tomorrow. Once the season ends for the Las Vegas 51s, a few more players are expected to be called up including T.J. Rivera, Rafael Montero and Erik […]

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Colon Having Best Season of Any Mets Pitcher Older Than 40

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Colon Having Best Season of Any Mets Pitcher Older Than 40

The Mets weren’t expecting their most reliable and consistent pitcher of the season to be 43-year-old Bartolo Colon. But he is. And he has been. “Big Sexy” leads the team in innings pitched, starts and wins. He is having one of the better seasons in Mets history, and without question the best season of any […]

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Cabrera and Reyes are Killing it at the Top of the Order

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Cabrera and Reyes are Killing it at the Top of the Order

The New York Mets have found their 1-2 punch at the top of the order. Jose Reyes and Asdrubal Cabrera have been terrific when batting atop the Mets lineup. When Reyes and Cabrera bat 1-2, the Mets are 7-2 and score 6.2 runs per game.  In those games, Reyes and Cabrera are batting .466. Cabrera […]

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Curtis Granderson Helps Power Mets to Victory

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Curtis Granderson Helps Power Mets to Victory

Curtis Granderson did not enter the game until the sixth inning as a pinch-hitter Tuesday night. It though was still one of his best offensive games of the year as the Mets defeated the Marlins by a score of 7-4, overtaking them in the Wild Card and NL East standings. Granderson, batting for starter Seth […]

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Mets Muscle Their Way To 7-4 Win Over Marlins

An article by posted on August 30, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Muscle Their Way To 7-4 Win Over Marlins

The New York Mets (68-64) defeated the Miami Marlins (67-65) by a score of 7-4 at Citi Field Tuesday evening and pull ahead of them in the Wild Card standings.. Pitching: Seth Lugo was on the mound for the Mets tonight and what more can you say about these Mets fill-in starters?   Seth Lugo gave […]

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Mets Announce Two-Year Extension With Las Vegas 51s

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Mets Announce Two-Year Extension With Las Vegas 51s

The Las Vegas 51s of the Pacific Coast League and the New York Mets announced today a two-year extension of their Player Development Contract (PDC), maintaining the two teams’ affiliation through the 2018 season. The 51s and Mets originally signed the PDC on September 17, 2012 and then renewed on August 28, 2014. Las Vegas is […]

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Matz Scratched From Thursday Start

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Matz Scratched From Thursday Start

Steven Matz‘s left shoulder impingement will keep him on the DL for the time being, meaning his start scheduled for Thursday is a no-go, he told reporters this afternoon. Matz said he felt discomfort in his throwing session yesterday and told the coaching staff. He says doctors have found no structural damage within the shoulder, just […]

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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

Tuesday, August 30, 2016 • 7:10 p.m. Citi Field • Flushing, N.Y. RHP Tom Koehler (9-9, 3.85) vs. RHP Seth Lugo (1-2, 2.51) SNY • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM Cespedes the hero! The Mets started a critical series with the Marlins last night and with the game tied heading into the 10th […]

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An Electifying Jose Reyes Proving All His Detractors Wrong

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An Electifying Jose Reyes Proving All His Detractors Wrong

Last week, I wrote about the three keys to the Mets staking a claim to a playoff spot; continued excellence from the rotation and bullpen, a healthy Yoenis Cespedes and the difference-maker Jose Reyes. I wrote: “The addition of Jose Reyes has given the team the speed and prototypical leadoff hitter they’ve lacked all year long and […]

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Rotation Realignment: DeGrom Will Start Friday, Syndergaard Pushed To Saturday

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Rotation Realignment: DeGrom Will Start Friday, Syndergaard Pushed To Saturday

Jacob deGrom will return to the rotation on Friday when the New York Mets open up a three game series against the Washington Nationals. Originally schedule to pitch tonight against the Miami Marlins, the Mets opted to give him and additional four days of rest after back to back rough outings. In his last two starts, […]

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