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Source Says Mets Cut Losses To $23MM And Are On Firmer Financial Footing

An article by posted on September 6, 2012 0 Comments
Source Says Mets Cut Losses To $23MM And Are On Firmer Financial Footing

According to a report by Josh Kosman of the NY Post, the Mets are expected to cut their 2012 season loss by two-thirds from last year, to roughly $23 million. That figure is in line with expectations, but not enough to support anything but a modest uptick in payroll in 2013. But even with the […]

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The Cyclones Are Going To The Playoffs!

An article by posted on September 6, 2012 0 Comments
The Cyclones Are Going To The Playoffs!

The New York Mets may not be going beyond the regular season in 2012, but their Single-A affiliate Brooklyn Cyclones sure are! The ‘Clones fell today to the Lowell Spinners, but with the magic number at one, a Jamestown routing of the Batavia Muckdogs paved the way for a New York-Penn League playoff berth. The […]

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Mets Rank 16th Highest In 2013 MLB Payroll Commitments

An article by posted on September 5, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Rank 16th Highest In 2013 MLB Payroll Commitments

Here are each MLB Team’s 2013 Payroll Commitments as compiled from Cot’s Contracts. Beginning with the team with the largest commitment they are: Dodgers, $193.8 MM Phillies, $133.1 MM Yankees, $119.1 MM Cardinals, $92.8 MM Angels, $92.3 MM Tigers, $90.2 MM Rangers, $84.4 MM White Sox, $83.3 MM Giants, $81.0 MM Reds, $74.1 MM Twins, $68.3 […]

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Sweet Music! Dickey Is First To 18 Wins!

An article by posted on September 5, 2012 0 Comments
Sweet Music! Dickey Is First To 18 Wins!

SWEET MUSIC! R.A. Dickey’s magical season continued today in St. Louis where he earned his Major League leading 18th win of the season as he keeps on marching toward the 2012 National League Cy Young Award. Dickey (18-4) struck out five and walked one while becoming the first Mets pitcher in 22 years to win […]

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Mets September Promo: Kids Get Free Admission With Purchase Of One Regular Ticket

An article by posted on September 5, 2012 0 Comments
Mets September Promo: Kids Get Free Admission With Purchase Of One Regular Ticket

KIDS GO FREE TO METS GAMES AT CITI IN SEPTEMBER!  Up to 3 Kids Get Free Admission With Purchase of Regularly Priced Ticket  Offer Available at Mets.com/KidsFree, (718) 507-TIXX and Citi Field Box Office The New York Mets today announced Kids Go Free to Mets games at Citi Field in September.  Up to three children […]

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Wright Wants To Remain A Met: “Not A Single Complaint”

An article by posted on September 4, 2012 0 Comments
Wright Wants To Remain A Met: “Not A Single Complaint”

According to Jon Heyman of CBS Sports, All-Star third baseman David Wright badly wants to remain in Flushing for life. Wright has indicated multiple times his interest in staying with the Mets, but this time around it was a bit more direct. Here are some highlights of Heyman’s column: “I’m extremely optimistic,” he said. “I’ve really enjoyed […]

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Mets To Call Up Six Players From Buffalo Tuesday

An article by posted on September 3, 2012 0 Comments
Mets To Call Up Six Players From Buffalo Tuesday

With the end of the Buffalo Bisons season on Monday, the Mets will be recalling four players, and purchasing two contracts from Triple-A. The players will be: Jordany Valdespin, UTIL Elvin Ramirez, RHP Jeurys Familia, RHP Jenrry Mejia, RHP And the contracts that will be purchased are Fred Lewis, OF Justin Hampson, LHP This is […]

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Mets Recall RHP Collin McHugh For Today’s Start Against St. Louis

An article by posted on September 3, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Recall RHP Collin McHugh For Today’s Start Against St. Louis

Prior to today’s game, the Mets will recall RHP Collin McHugh from Buffalo (AAA) of the International League…McHugh will wear #36 and make his second major league start today. McHugh made his major league debut on August 23 vs. Colorado tossing 7.0 shutout innings in a no-decision. He allowed only two hits while fanning nine to become only the fifth pitcher […]

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Mets Minors Beat: Flores En Fuego, Boyd Blasts Bombs

An article by posted on August 31, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Minors Beat: Flores En Fuego, Boyd Blasts Bombs

With only a week to go in the minor league season, this series you’ve all grown to love will unfortunately be coming to an end after next Friday’s edition. So it is with great pleasure that I present to you this Friday’s edition of the smash-hit feature exclusively on MMO, Mets Minors Beat. This week […]

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Mets Tell Collins To Readjust Goals; Finish Ahead Of Marlins and Phillies To Create Good Vibes

An article by posted on August 27, 2012 0 Comments
Mets Tell Collins To Readjust Goals; Finish Ahead Of Marlins and Phillies To Create Good Vibes

A club source told Mike Puma of the New York Post. that there is “no chance” the Mets manager will become a scapegoat for the team’s second-half collapse and be fired this offseason or before the season concludes. Don’t be surprised if a potential Collins contract extension is tied to how the Mets finish this season. The source […]

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