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Cespedes Says He Didn’t Run Because He Disagreed With Ump’s Call

An article by posted on September 23, 2015 0 Comments
Cespedes Says He Didn’t Run Because He Disagreed With Ump’s Call

Here’s a quick update on Yoenis Cespedes, who told Maria Guardado of NJ Advance Media that he didn’t run on the play because he disagreed with the umpire’s call. “I didn’t run because I was upset with the umpire,” Cespedes said in Spanish. “I didn’t think that I swung the bat in that moment.” When […]

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Mets Release Statement On Yogi Berra, Who Passed Away At Age 90

An article by posted on September 23, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Release Statement On Yogi Berra, Who Passed Away At Age 90

Beloved baseball icon and Hall of Famer Yogi Berra died of natural causes on Tuesday at his home in New Jersey. He was 90 years old. The longtime legendary Yankee catcher became a player-coach for the New York Mets in 1965, but only took the field in four games. He was the team’s first base […]

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Leo Mazzone Calls Harvey Situation Ridiculous

An article by posted on September 23, 2015 0 Comments
Leo Mazzone Calls Harvey Situation Ridiculous

Former Braves pitching coach Leo Mazzone isn’t a fan of the Mets handling of Matt Harvey. Mazzone, who was the Braves pitching coach for 26 years, told Bob Nightengale of USA Today that he never once had to limit a pitcher’s innings like the Mets are doing with Harvey. “I think the thing is totally […]

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Mets Set Rotation For Their Division Title Push

An article by posted on September 23, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Set Rotation For Their Division Title Push

One step closer. Despite the Mets having lost five of their last seven games, including last night’s 6-2 loss against the Atlanta Braves, they are now one game closer to clinching the division. Their magic number was trimmed to six games with the Washington Nationals losing 4-1 to the Baltimore Orioles. Thanks, O’s… In the […]

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Tyler Clippard Has A 7.59 ERA In September

An article by posted on September 23, 2015 0 Comments
Tyler Clippard Has A 7.59 ERA In September

Mets setup man Tyler Clippard suffered from some back tightness that sidelined him during the Subway Series this past weekend. On Monday, he returned to the mound and pitched a scoreless eighth inning, however manager Terry Collins opted to use him again on Tuesday with the team behind and Clippard was hit hard and unable […]

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Collins Says Team Looks Tight, However Wright Disagrees

An article by posted on September 23, 2015 0 Comments
Collins Says Team Looks Tight, However Wright Disagrees

After Tuesday night’s 6-2 loss to the Atlanta Braves, manager Terry Collins told reporters that the team has looked “tight” and “hit a wall” during their current homestand which has seen the team go 3-5. It will be the Mets’ first losing homestand of this season where they’ve played remarkably well at Citi Field. “Coming […]

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Murphy Passes Kranepool On Mets’ All-Time Doubles List

An article by posted on September 23, 2015 0 Comments
Murphy Passes Kranepool On Mets’ All-Time Doubles List

With two doubles last night against the Braves, Daniel Murphy has now passed Ed Kranepool for second place on the Mets’ all-time doubles list with 226. Murphy has hit 36 doubles this season, and he only trails David Wright for the most in franchise history. It’s been another solid year at the plate for Murphy, […]

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MMO Game Recap: Braves Defeat Mets 6-2

An article by posted on September 22, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Braves Defeat Mets 6-2

The Mets (85-66) were defeated by the Braves (61-91) by a score of 6-2 Tuesday night at Citi Field. Pitching: Logan Verrett started for the Mets, tossing 5 innings allowing 4 ER on 5 hits and 1 walk while striking out 3. He was sparkling through the first 4 innings, however the Braves got to […]

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MMO Game Thread: Braves vs Mets, 7:10 PM (Logan’s Run!)

An article by posted on September 22, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Braves vs Mets, 7:10 PM (Logan’s Run!)

After a much-needed win on Monday, the New York Mets will mix it up again with the Atlanta Braves tonight at Citi Field. Rookie Logan Verrett (1-1, 2.89) will take the mound for the Mets and opposes Braves right-hander Matt Wisler (5-8. 5.63) in a 7:10 PM matchup. Manager Terry Collins indicated on Monday that […]

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Has A Met Player Ever Produced A Second Half Like Cespedes?

An article by posted on September 22, 2015 0 Comments
Has A Met Player Ever Produced A Second Half Like Cespedes?

Ever since the Mets acquired Yoenis Cespedes, he has been nothing short of incredible. In 47 games, he’s terrorized National League pitching with a .293 average 17 home runs and 42 RBI. He’s one of the biggest reasons why the Mets are poised to win their first division title since 2006 as his power and […]

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Bullpen Rebounds As Mets Shrink Magic Number To 7

An article by posted on September 22, 2015 0 Comments
Bullpen Rebounds As Mets Shrink Magic Number To 7

The Mets bullpen pitched three scoreless innings last night to preserve a 4-0 win over the Atlanta Braves in the first of three games at Citi Field. Mets starter Jon Niese pitched an outstanding game, going six innings while giving up just three hits and no runs. But just as impressive were Addison Reed, Tyler Clippard, […]

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