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Watch Lucas Duda Blast Longest HR Ever Hit By Met At Citi Field

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Watch Lucas Duda Blast Longest HR Ever Hit By Met At Citi Field

Lucas Duda’s home run on Tuesday night against the San Diego Padres, was the longest homer ever hit by a Mets player at Citi Field, according to ESPN Stats & Info. A blast that measured 462 feet, Duda’s two-run shot came off right-hander James Shields and it scored Daniel Murphy to give the Mets an […]

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Trade News: Nationals Get Papelbon; Angels Acquire DeJesus, Murphy

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Trade News: Nationals Get Papelbon; Angels Acquire DeJesus, Murphy

A day after the Mets acquired A’s closer Tyler Clippard, the Nationals countered with a move of their own, acquiring Phillies closer Jonathan Papelbon in exchange for Double-A righty Nick Pivetta. Papelbon, 34, has saved 17 games for the MLB-worst Phillies this season, recording a 1.59 ERA along the way. After seven strong seasons in […]

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Familia Will Remain Closer, Clippard Says “Nats Are Beatable”

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Familia Will Remain Closer, Clippard Says “Nats Are Beatable”

Terry Collins told reporters at Citi Field that despite the addition of Tyler Clippard on Monday, Jeurys Familia will remain the closer of the New York Mets. Regarding the acquisition of Clippard, Collins said “We got a lot better today.” Clippard had 17 saves with Oakland this season to go with a 2.79 ERA and 1.190 WHIP over 38 […]

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Brandon Nimmo Promoted To AAA Las Vegas

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Brandon Nimmo Promoted To AAA Las Vegas

  Binghamton Mets outfielder Brandon Nimmo was promoted to the Las Vegas 51′s this afternoon. The 13th overall pick from the 2011 draft would probably have been in Vegas already if not for a knee injury that cost him three weeks. Nimmo was an Eastern League All-Star this year, it was his third All-Star game […]

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

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

After a much needed day off on Monday, the New York Mets (51-48) begin a three-game series with the San Diego Padres (47-52) on Tuesday at Citi Field. Rookie right-hander Noah Syndergaard (4-5, 2.97) will get the opener for the Mets and will be opposed by RHP James Shields (8-3, 3.77) for the Padres. First […]

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A’s Deal Ben Zobrist To Royals

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A’s Deal Ben Zobrist To Royals

The New York Mets may still be in the market for a big bat, but it wont be Ben Zobrist who many said Sandy Alderson coveted. The Oakland A’s dealt the versatile Zobrist to the Kansas City Royals in exchange for two pitching prospects according to Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports. Jon Heyman reports that […]

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David Wright Fields Grounders At Citi Field

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David Wright Fields Grounders At Citi Field

David Wright participated in infield practice and fielded grounders at third base before Tuesday’s game at Citi Field. Wright, 32, has missed all but eight games this season while working to comeback and avoid surgery for lumbar spinal stenosis. This is the first real sign that Wright has returned to doing at least some baseball […]

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Collins Believes Mets Rotation Will Soon Be The Talk Of Baseball

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Collins Believes Mets Rotation Will Soon Be The Talk Of Baseball

According to Steven Marcus of Newsday, Terry Collins says that it’s only matter of time before the team’s rotation becomes the envy of the league. “There’ll be a lot of talk about ‘well, we’ve got to face the Mets,’ ” Collins said Sunday. “When our young pitching — when they’re all healthy — there’s going […]

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Mets Can Play to Strength of Schedule in August and September

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Mets Can Play to Strength of Schedule in August and September

Coming out of the All Star break the Mets played what was undoubtedly their most difficult stretch of the season. A 10-game slate which included series with each of the division leaders in the National League. The Mets barely made it out of St. Louis winning their only game of the series during a Sunday […]

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Latest Trade Buzz: Mets Not Interested In Carlos Gonzalez, Thankfully So

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Latest Trade Buzz: Mets Not Interested In Carlos Gonzalez, Thankfully So

The Mets are not interested in acquiring Rockies outfielder Carlos Gonzalez, according to several reports from the team’s beat writers. In the wake of dealing Troy Tulowitzki to the Blue Jays, the Rockies are now looking to deal CarGo as they look to do a complete rebuild in Colorado. The Mets are interested in acquiring […]

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Gerardo Parra Would Fill A Big Need For Mets

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Gerardo Parra Would Fill A Big Need For Mets

There is something that many Mets fans, myself included, haven’t come to terms with yet and that is that the boys from Queens have a hole in center field. Juan Lagares was one of the most exciting players to watch in 2014 for the Metropolitans (which I suppose isn’t saying much). His offensive production was […]

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