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Mets Have 4th Best Odds Of Winning World Series

An article by posted on August 25, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Have 4th Best Odds Of Winning World Series

On the morning of July 24, before the Mets had made any trades, the Mets had the 12th best odds of winning the World Series (1.8%). Now, a little over a month later, our friends at Number Fire calculate that the Mets have the fourth best odds of winning the World Series (10.6%) behind only […]

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Wilmer Flores: It’s His Party, He Can Cry If He Wants To

An article by posted on August 25, 2015 0 Comments
Wilmer Flores: It’s His Party, He Can Cry If He Wants To

Wilmer Flores can cry as much as he wants to. In a 16-7 drubbing of the Phillies at Citizens Bank Park last night, the living legend that is Wilmer Flores continued his hot hitting with a huge offensive night. The Mets set a franchise record by hitting a total of eight homeruns, with Flores crushing two […]

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Daniel Murphy’s Intangibles Are Just What The Mets Needed

An article by posted on August 25, 2015 0 Comments
Daniel Murphy’s Intangibles Are Just What The Mets Needed

Last night’s game showcased the magic of this Metropolitan team. This army of misfit toys has been assembled to make a legitimate run and fans are seeing that night-in and night-out. One of the quirkiest and most energetic soldiers in the army is Daniel Murphy, the position-less boy wonder who knows how to swing a […]

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It’s Clobbering Time: Wright Returns With A Bang As Mets Explode For 8 Home Runs!

An article by posted on August 25, 2015 0 Comments
It’s Clobbering Time: Wright Returns With A Bang As Mets Explode For 8 Home Runs!

The Mets have waited since April to get David Wright back in the lineup, but he quickly made his presence felt last night during his first at-bat. The Mets captain crushed a mammoth home run against  Phillies’ starter Adam Morgan, and he finished the day going 2-for-5 with a walk and three runs scored. The […]

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Sean Gilmartin Comes Up Big In Mets Win

An article by posted on August 25, 2015 0 Comments
Sean Gilmartin Comes Up Big In Mets Win

Lost in the mix of last night’s thrilling Mets win over the Philadelphia Phillies was the strong performance the team got out of their unheralded relief pitcher Sean Gilmartin. Gilmartin, a pitcher the Mets selected from the Twins last December in the Rule 5 Draft, was able to come in and throw 3 1/3 innings of […]

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Mets Crush 8 HR, 15 Extra-Base Hits — Pummel Phillies 16-7

An article by posted on August 24, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Crush 8 HR, 15 Extra-Base Hits — Pummel Phillies 16-7

The Mets (68-56) obliterated the Phillies (50-75) Monday night by a score of 16-7. Welcome back David! Pitching: Jacob deGrom endured the shortest start of his career tonight, lasting only 2 2/3 innings. He allowed 7 runs (6 earned) on 8 hits, while walking 3 and striking out 3. He also allowed 3 home runs, […]

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Mets GM Says Rafael Montero Likely Done For The Season

An article by posted on August 24, 2015 0 Comments
Mets GM Says Rafael Montero Likely Done For The Season

Speaking with reporters at Citizens Bank Park, GM Sandy Alderson confirmed that right-hander Rafael Montero is unlikely to pitch for the Mets again this season. Montero, 24, who has been out since April with a rotator cuff injury, was making his fifth rehab start when he complained of stiffness after the game to trainers. I have […]

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

An article by posted on August 24, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Phillies, 7:05 PM

Fresh off a sweep of the Colorado Rockies, the first place New York Mets begin a four-game series against the last place Philadelphia Phillies tonight at Citizens Bank Park. Jacob deGrom (12-6, 1.98 ERA) will get the ball for the series opener, and takes on Adam Morgan (4-4, 3.92 ERA) for the Phillies. First pitch […]

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Logan Verrett’s Road to the Show

An article by posted on August 24, 2015 0 Comments
Logan Verrett’s Road to the Show

Congratulations to Logan Verrett, whose first major league start on Sunday was nothing short of fantastic. In a spot start for Matt Harvey, whom Verrertt is clearly better than, he went eight innings and gave up just one run on four hits and one walk, and logged eight strikeouts. You can read the full game recap […]

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Logan Verrett Scouting Report

An article by posted on August 24, 2015 0 Comments
Logan Verrett Scouting Report

Stat Line:  8 IP, 1 R, 4 H, 8 SO, 1 BB Logan Verrett showed more than scouts prepared us for, exhibiting an above average breaking ball while keeping four pitches low in the strike zone.  Based on his performance, Verrett will add much needed depth to the New York Mets bullpen. Repertoire Verrett’s breaking […]

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Logan Verrett Shines In First MLB Start

An article by posted on August 24, 2015 0 Comments
Logan Verrett Shines In First MLB Start

Logan Verrett was outstanding yesterday in his first MLB start against the Colorado Rockies. He allowed only one run and four hits during eight strong innings. With Matt Harvey needing a day of rest, Verrett filled in and didn’t disappoint. He earned his first win of his career in dominating fashion as he appeared completely […]

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