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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Nationals, 7:05 PM

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Nationals, 7:05 PM

Tuesday, June 28, 2016 • 7:05 p.m. Nationals Park • Washington, D.C. RHP Matt Harvey (4-9, 4.64) vs. RHP Lucas Giolito (ML debut) SNY • MLBN • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The Mets dropped the opening game of the set with the Nationals last night and look to get back on the […]

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Know Your Stats: Weighted Runs Created Plus (wRC+)

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Know Your Stats: Weighted Runs Created Plus (wRC+)

In last week’s installments of the widely-beloved “Know Your Stats” series, we looked at both OPS/OPS+ and wOBA. Today we already looked at wRAA and will now cover wRC+. Of all the popular offensive statistics publicly available in the baseball world, Weighted Runs Created Plus (wRC+) may be the gold standard. It combines the corrections […]

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Time for Harvey and deGrom to Take Charge

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Time for Harvey and deGrom to Take Charge

As the 2015 season began, the Mets finally had reason to hope.  The main reason for that was Jacob deGrom and the return of  Matt Harvey. There was also the expectation that the Mets would also get contributions from prospects Noah Syndergaard and Steven Matz, but no one knew what, if anything, either could contribute in […]

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Mets Summer Blood Drive Today at Citi Field

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Mets Summer Blood Drive Today at Citi Field

The New York Mets are hosting their annual summer blood drive today at Citi Field, from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm in the Foxwoods Club. Those who donate will receive a voucher for two tickets to a select home game. Parking is available in lot G off of 126th street, and donors can enter through […]

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ICYMI: Mets Say Amed Rosario Isn’t Going Anywhere

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ICYMI: Mets Say Amed Rosario Isn’t Going Anywhere

New York Mets shortstop of the future, Amed Rosario will not be going anywhere anytime soon. Marc Carig of Newsday spoke with sources related to the team who advised that the top prospect is in their future plans. Rosario, who was recently promoted to Double-A Binghamton is well on his way to becoming a major […]

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Wheeler Felt Fine After Throwing On Flat Ground

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Wheeler Felt Fine After Throwing On Flat Ground

New York Mets right-hander Zack Wheeler resumed throwing on Monday at the team’s complex in Port St. Lucie, Florida and “felt fine” assistant GM John Ricco told reporters. (ESPN New York) Wheeler threw for the first time after dodging a scare and receiving a cortisone injection for nerve pain in his pitching arm last week in New York. Ricco […]

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Mets To Face Top MLB Prospect RHP Lucas Giolito Today

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Mets To Face Top MLB Prospect RHP Lucas Giolito Today

The New York Mets opened a big three-game series on Monday night with their division rival Washington Nationals, who took the first game by a score of 11-4 over the Amazins. And while they won’t be facing Washington ace RHP Stephen Strasburg, who was placed on the 15-day DL on Sunday with an upper back […]

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Mets Minors Recap: Becerra Homers, Reyes Hitless in Brooklyn

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Mets Minors Recap: Becerra Homers, Reyes Hitless in Brooklyn

Sacramento 6, Las Vegas 0 (41-36) Box Score Gavin Cecchini SS: 2-4, .329 Michael Conforto LF: 1-4, .286 Ty Blach held the 51s offense to six hits in a complete game shutout on 94 pitches (Maddux alert!). Cecchini was the only Las Vegas batter to pick up two hits, and Nevin Ashley doubled for the eighth time this season in the […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets Take Early Lead, But Fall Apart In Loss To Nationals

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MMO Game Recap: Mets Take Early Lead, But Fall Apart In Loss To Nationals

The New York Mets (40-35) fell to the Washington Nationals (45-32) by a score of 11-4 on Monday night in DC. With the loss (and obviously, the Washington win), New York fell 4 games back in the division, while also falling half a game behind the now-second-place Miami Marlins. The Mets had a nice start […]

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Yulieski Gourriel Holds Private Workout For Mets

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Yulieski Gourriel Holds Private Workout For Mets

Cuban free agent Yulieski Gourriel held a private workout with the Mets on Monday at the team’s complex in Port St. Lucie, after which he posted photos of himself in Mets attire via Instagram. Last week, Mets general manager Sandy Alderson said that the team would hold a private workout for Gourriel. “We’re going to […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Nationals, 7:05 PM

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Nationals, 7:05 PM

Monday, June 27, 2016 • 7:05 p.m. Nationals Park • Washington, D.C. RHP Noah Syndergaard (8-2, 2.08) vs. RHP Joe Ross (6-4, 3.11) SNY • MLBN • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The New York Mets play 14 games in 14 days before entering the All-Star break. That includes seven games against the […]

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