Mets News & Notes

John Mayberry Jr Will Play Regularly vs Lefties

An article by posted on April 11, 2015 0 Comments
John Mayberry Jr Will Play Regularly vs Lefties

Mets manager Terry Collins mentioned that Mets reserve John  Mayberry Jr will start regularly vs left handed pitching due to his success vs southpaws. That will likely affect Lucas Duda and Curtis Granderson’s playing time. (Adam Rubin, ESPN) Mayberry signed with the Mets on Dec. 12 for $1.45 million. He made his first start on […]

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MMO Game Recap: Braves 5, Mets 3

An article by posted on April 11, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Braves 5, Mets 3

The Mets dropped the opening game of the series against the Atlanta Braves tonight at Turner Field by a score of 5-3. Pitching: After rain delayed the start of the game by a little over an hour, Jon Niese took the mound for the Amazin’s. He was quickly greeted with a lead-off homer off the […]

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

An article by posted on April 10, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Braves, 7:35 PM

The New York Mets (2-1) travel to Atlanta to face the first place Braves (3-0) on Friday at Turner Field at 7:35 PM. LHP Jon Niese will make his first start of the season for the Mets and will oppose fellow southpaw Eric Stults for the Braves. Last season, the Mets went 10-9 against the […]

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Undrafted Prospect T.J. Rivera Impressing Mets

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Undrafted Prospect T.J. Rivera Impressing Mets

Mets prospect and Bronx native T.J. Rivera was undrafted out of Troy University in Alabama. But so far in the minor leagues, he is making the Mets notice writes Adam Rubin of ESPN. Last season at Class-A St Lucie and Double-A Binghamton combined, he hit .349 with 5 home runs and 75 RBIs in 453 […]

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Star Power: Matt Harvey Is Big Box-Office Draw

An article by posted on April 10, 2015 0 Comments
Star Power: Matt Harvey Is Big Box-Office Draw

In an exclusive interview with Mike Puma of the New York Post, Mets chief revenue officer Lou DePaoli said that the team has already sold upward of 30,000 tickets for Matt Harvey’s first home start scheduled for Tuesday, April 14 at Citi Field. “Generally the second home game of the season is the toughest to […]

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Mets Minors Recap: Stuart and Becerra Homer, Matz Impressive

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Mets Minors Recap: Stuart and Becerra Homer, Matz Impressive

Last night Steven Matz made his AAA debut last night in a 2-1 for the Las Vegas 51′s and pitched 5 scoreless before running into trouble in the 6th. Matz left the in the 6th inning after walking a batter that would later come around to score against Zack Thornton. Matz final line: 5.1, 3 […]

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Collins Insists Duda Not In A Platoon, But Will Sit Against Lefty In Atlanta

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Collins Insists Duda Not In A Platoon, But Will Sit Against Lefty In Atlanta

During spring training, Mets manager Terry Collins said that starting 1st baseman, Lucas Duda would not platoon at first base during the regular season. However that could be subject to change this weekend. The Mets will head into Atlanta to face another division rival, the Braves this weekend, who are set to start lefty, Eric […]

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Collins Unconcerned About Alex Torres, Jeurys Familia

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Collins Unconcerned About Alex Torres, Jeurys Familia

In his New York Mets debut, lefty reliever Alex Torres was unimpressive. Torres walked two batters, and he only recorded one out. Both runners Torres allowed on base eventually scored after he was pulled by manager Terry Collins. After the game, Collins said that he believes that rust was a factor in Torres’ poor performance […]

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MMO Game Recap (#HarveyDay Edition!): Mets 6, Nationals 3

An article by posted on April 9, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap (#HarveyDay Edition!): Mets 6, Nationals 3

The Mets (2-1) took the series from the Washington Nationals (1-2) this afternoon by a score of 6-3 at Nationals Park. Offense: The Mets got on the board first this afternoon in the third inning. Ian Desmond committed yet another error – his third of the series – which led to the Mets putting up […]

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The Science Behind Choosing A Lineup

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The Science Behind Choosing A Lineup

So, there’s been a lot of talk about the Mets’ batting order in recent days. It started on the morning of Opening Day when news started to leak out that the Mets were going with an “unconventional” lineup that had David Wright batting second and Curtis Granderson leading off. Then the story became about who […]

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