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

An article by posted on August 14, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Pirates vs Mets, 7:10 PM

Boasting a 4.5 game lead atop the National League East, the New York Mets now host the Pittsburgh Pirates for a weekend series at Citi Field. Bartolo Colon (10-11, 4.76) opposes left-hander J.A. Happ (0-1, 8.31) in Friday’s 7:10 PM series opener. The Mets are a season-high 11 games over .500 (63-52) for the first […]

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Mets Have Become A Force To Be Reckoned With

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Mets Have Become A Force To Be Reckoned With

Las Vegas bookmaker Bovada released their latest World Series odds on Thursday, and the New York Mets continue to shoot up their rankings. The Mets now have the 5th best odds among all MLB teams at 9/1 which also ranks third in the National League. Shockingly (not really!) the Washington Nationals have dropped out of their […]

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Move Over Yankees, This is a Mets Town Now

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Move Over Yankees, This is a Mets Town Now

Move over Yankees, there is a new sheriff in town. In a city that has been dominated by the big brother New York Yankees since Carlos Beltran was left frozen on an Adam Wainwright curveball in 2006, the tide has been turning for the Amazin Mets, the only first place team that plays in the […]

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Jose Reyes Clears Waivers, Says Mets Can Win It All

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Jose Reyes Clears Waivers, Says Mets Can Win It All

Jon Heyman of CBS Sports is reporting that Rockies shortstop Jose Reyes has cleared waivers and can be traded to any team willing to take on his remaining $44 million dollar contract through 2017. Reyes recently told Steve Politi of NJ.com that he believes the Mets can win the World Series this year. “No question, they […]

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Mets Minors: Sand Gnats Win 10th Straight, Wright Rehab Game Suspended

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Mets Minors: Sand Gnats Win 10th Straight, Wright Rehab Game Suspended

  El Paso 5, Las Vegas (66-53) 4 Walk-Off The 51′s lost on a walk-off single by Hector Gomez that deflected off the glove of the diving Matt Reynolds with the bases loaded in the bottom of the 9th inning. Prior to that Zack Thornton  intentionally walked Will Middlebrooks with two outs and runners on […]

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Innings Limits Are Problematic For October Baseball

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Innings Limits Are Problematic For October Baseball

The Mets’ most recent post-trade deadline surge has the team, fans and writers all thinking optimistically to the potential for October baseball in Queens for the first time since 2006. While everything from the team’s offensive surge to the Nationals’ inability to get out of their own way bodes well for the Metropolitans as October […]

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Pitching Analysis of Noah Syndergaard Adapting vs Colorado Rockies

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Pitching Analysis of Noah Syndergaard Adapting vs Colorado Rockies

Stat Line:  7 IP, 3 R, 4 H, 5 SO, 2 BB Noah Syndergaard learned one valuable lesson yesterday against the Colorado Rockies. The Rockies are a worn out, non-contending playoff team.  They are playing in a day game late in the season before they fly out of that night.  They want to get on […]

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Syndergaard Overcomes Rough Start To Earn 7th Win

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Syndergaard Overcomes Rough Start To Earn 7th Win

Despite allowing two solo home runs to DJ LeMahieu and Nolan Arenado in the first inning, Noah Syndergaard settled down and delivered a solid performance. The Mets’ rookie yielded only one more run the rest of the way as he struck out five batters during seven strong innings. Syndergaard says that he’s struggled early in […]

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Brandon Nimmo Taking His Promotion In Stride

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Brandon Nimmo Taking His Promotion In Stride

The Metropolitan’s next impact prospect after Michael Conforto is not far down the pipeline. Brandon Nimmo, the 2011 13th overall pick that drew criticism from many, is letting his play on the field speak for itself. The 22-year old was recently promoted to Triple-A Las Vegas and has impressed thus far. In 12 games, Nimmo […]

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Mets Score 12 Against The Rockies To Complete The Sweep

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Mets Score 12 Against The Rockies To Complete The Sweep

The Mets (63-52) defeated the Rockies (48-65) in today’s series finale by a score of 12-3 to move them to 11 games over .500. Noah Syndergaard pitched for the Metropolitans and did not have his best stuff in the early innings, but settled down later on with some solid run support. He lasted seven innings […]

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Lucas Duda Out For Third Straight Game With “Stiff Back”

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Lucas Duda Out For Third Straight Game With “Stiff Back”

While it was expected that Lucas Duda would return to the lineup on Thursday, the Mets first baseman continues to remain out of action with a stiff back. “There’s a concern,” Terry Collins said about Duda after saying it was not a big deal on Tuesday. “He got some medicine last night. The trainers and […]

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