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Matt Harvey Picks Up First Win Of Season In Shaky Start

An article by posted on 23/04/2016 0 Comments
Matt Harvey Picks Up First Win Of Season In Shaky Start

Matt Harvey picked up his first win of the season last night in what was another shaky start for the “Dark Knight.” Harvey improved his record to 1-3 on the season and lowered his ERA just a bit, to 5.24. He looked at last night’s performance as a step in the right direction as the […]

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Mets Option Rafael Montero to Las Vegas, Activate Jacob deGrom

An article by posted on 23/04/2016 0 Comments
Mets Option Rafael Montero to Las Vegas, Activate Jacob deGrom

After the New York Mets defeated the Atlanta Braves by a score of 6-3 on Friday night, they optioned right-hander Rafael Montero to Triple-A Las Vegas to clear a spot on the roster for Jacob deGrom. Montero, 25, appeared in just two games but got hit pretty hard, allowing three runs on five hits and a […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets Take Opener, Slam Braves 6-3

An article by posted on 23/04/2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets Take Opener, Slam Braves 6-3

The New York Mets (8-7) defeated the Atlanta Braves (4-12) by a score of 6-3 in the opener of a three game set at Turner Field Friday night. The Mets got off to a quick start with a grand slam from Curtis Granderson and Matt Harvey did just enough to battle through five innings and […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Braves, 7:35 PM

An article by posted on 22/04/2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Braves, 7:35 PM

Friday, April 22, 2016 • 7:35 p.m. Turner Field • Atlanta, GA RHP Matt Harvey (0-3, 5.71) vs. RHP Bud Norris (1-2, 6.23) SNY • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The New York Mets (7-7) start their last series of the road trip tonight in Atlanta against the Braves (4-11). The trip started […]

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Terry Collins and His “Must Win” Edict Sparked Mets Resurgence

An article by posted on 22/04/2016 0 Comments
Terry Collins and His “Must Win” Edict Sparked Mets Resurgence

Just a quick word… As we begin the final leg of our nine game road trip with a weekend set in Atlanta, there’s something I’ve been waning to get off my chest. I have to tip my cap to Terry Collins and his all-out, must-win strategy to close out the last homestand on a winning note. While bringing a […]

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Travis d’Arnaud Showing Signs Of Breaking Out

An article by posted on 22/04/2016 0 Comments
Travis d’Arnaud Showing Signs Of Breaking Out

The Mets offense has broken out in Cleveland and Philadelphia. The lone starter who had been late to the party was catcher, Travis d’Arnaud. He though had a productive series in Philadelphia and is showing signs of coming around. “Everything is the same, but it’s nice to get some results, I guess,” d’Arnaud said. “I […]

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Braves Players Complain Of Poor Conditions At Turner Field

An article by posted on 22/04/2016 0 Comments
Braves Players Complain Of Poor Conditions At Turner Field

The Mets will be headed to Atlanta this weekend to play on an apparently substandard Turner Field, according to Doug Padilla of ESPN. The infield conditions at Turner Field as so bad, Padilla reports, that Braves players are mulling requesting an intervention by the players’ union. The Dodgers, who played a three-game set at Turner […]

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3 Up 3 Down: Hard-Hitting Mets Fail To Complete Sweep In Philly

An article by posted on 21/04/2016 0 Comments
3 Up 3 Down: Hard-Hitting Mets Fail To Complete Sweep In Philly

3 Up 1. Another Super Spot Start Logan Verrett made honorable mention in my 3 Up 3 Down last week for his performance against the Miami Marlins, and this week he makes the list for his marvelous outing against the Phillies on Tuesday night. He stepped up yet again in his second spot-start of the season […]

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Syndergaard Is Syn-Sational

An article by posted on 21/04/2016 0 Comments
Syndergaard Is Syn-Sational

What an amazing transformation Met fans are able to witness as Noah Syndergaard is quickly blossoming into the conversation as one of the best starting pitchers in the game. Syndergaard is rounding into quite a complete pitcher, featuring an arsenal of plus pitches in his four-seam fastball, sinker, changeup, curveball, and his new toy, a […]

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Collins Not Worried About Cespedes’ Strikeouts

An article by posted on 21/04/2016 0 Comments
Collins Not Worried About Cespedes’ Strikeouts

Yoenis Cespedes‘ strikeout in last night’s 5-4 loss to the Philadelphia Phillies was his 20th in just 14 games into the season. Manager, Terry Collins is not worried about the high number of punch-outs Cespedes has seen thus far. “Right now, he’s just getting a little too aggressive at certain times,”Collins said. “But we’re seeing […]

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