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Collins Relieved That Cespedes Only Suffered Bruised Fingers

An article by posted on October 1, 2015 0 Comments
Collins Relieved That Cespedes Only Suffered Bruised Fingers

The team breathed a sigh of relief on Wednesday night, when x-rays on Yoenis Cespedes came back negative and revealed no broken bones. He was diagnosed with contusions on his ring and middle fingers on his left hand. “I felt the pain when I first got hit,” Cespedes said after the game. “I didn’t think […]

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Bartolo Colon Intends To Pitch Next Season

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Bartolo Colon Intends To Pitch Next Season

Kristie Ackert of the NY Daily News is reporting that Bartolo Colon intends to pitch in 2016. Colon, who will turn 43 next year, has won a total of 218 games in his career and hasn’t been showing any signs of slowing down. “I think for personal records I think I was OK. I know […]

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LHP Sean Gilmartin Will Start For Mets On Thursday

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LHP Sean Gilmartin Will Start For Mets On Thursday

With the news that left-hander Steven Matz has been scratched altogether from starting against the Phillies because of back stiffness, manager Terry Collins announced on Wednesday night that left-hander Sean Gilmartin will start for the Mets on Thursday during the series finale at Citizens Bank Park. The start of the game has been moved up […]

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MMO Game Recap: Phillies 7, Mets 5

An article by posted on September 30, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Phillies 7, Mets 5

The Mets (89-69) were defeated by the Philadelphia Phillies (61-97) by a score of 7-5 tonight at Citizens Bank Park. Offense: The entirety of the Mets offense came in the first inning on the strength of two home runs. After the first two batters reached base, Daniel Murphy crushed a three-run shot to right center […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Phillies, 7:05 PM – It’s All About Home Field!

An article by posted on September 30, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Phillies, 7:05 PM – It’s All About Home Field!

The New York Mets and Philadelphia Phillies will go at it again tonight at Citizens Bank Park after the Amazins lost the series opener. Taking the mound for the Mets is right-hander Logan Verrett (1-2, 3.40) who is pitching in place of Steven Matz who is day-to-day with back stiffness. Verrett will be opposed by […]

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Dario Alvarez Set To Return To Mets Tonight

An article by posted on September 30, 2015 0 Comments
Dario Alvarez Set To Return To Mets Tonight

According to Adam Rubin of ESPN New York, reliever Dario Alvarez is due to rejoin the Mets today in Philadelphia. Alvarez has been battling a groin injury he suffered on September 15 when he apparently pulled it during his follow-through after throwing a pitch. The lefty reliever has been rehabbing at the Mets complex in Port St. […]

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Mets To Celebrate Fan Appreciation Weekend At Citi Field

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Mets To Celebrate Fan Appreciation Weekend At Citi Field

The New York Mets, 2015 NL East Division Champions, will celebrate their Amazin’ fans throughout Fan Appreciation Weekend in the final three regular season games this weekend when the Mets host the Washington Nationals. The weekend begins with Free Shirt Friday at 7:10 p.m. followed by Super Saturday at 7:10 p.m. and concluding with Family […]

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Dodgers Clinch and Cut Mets Lead For Home-Field To One Game

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Dodgers Clinch and Cut Mets Lead For Home-Field To One Game

With the Los Angeles Dodgers defeating the San Francisco Giants 8-0 on Tuesday night, they have clinched the NL West division for the third straight season. Coupled with the Mets’ loss against the Philadelphia Phillies last night, the Amazins saw their lead for home-field advantage shrink to one game over the Dodgers. The Mets do […]

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Niese Readies For Postseason Role With Relief Appearance

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Niese Readies For Postseason Role With Relief Appearance

Jon Niese, one of the odd men out in the Mets playoff rotation, looked to get acclimated to his new role on Tuesday night in Philadelphia. Niese entered in the sixth inning in relief of Bartolo Colon and provided mixed results in his first relief appearance since July 10, 2011. The southpaw pitched 1.2 innings, […]

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Duda’s Power Surge Continues With Two Homeruns Against Phillies

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Duda’s Power Surge Continues With Two Homeruns Against Phillies

With another two home run performance last night against the Phillies, Lucas Duda has crushed five home runs and collected 13 RBIs during his last three games. It’s been a tremendous run for Duda, who suddenly has a chance to reach 30 home runs in back-to-back seasons. This seemed improbable just one week ago, but […]

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MMO Game Recap: Phillies 4, Mets 3

An article by posted on September 29, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Phillies 4, Mets 3

The New York Mets were edged out by the Philadelphia Phillies by a score of 4-3 on Tuesday night at Citizens Bank Park. Pitching: Bartolo Colon started for the Mets and failed to notch his 15th win after Darin Ruf connected on a three-run homer in the first inning. Colon settled in after that, but […]

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