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MMO Exclusive: ESPN’s Jayson Stark Gives His Take on the Mets

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MMO Exclusive: ESPN’s Jayson Stark Gives His Take on the Mets

Jayson Stark is most known for his work at the national level covering baseball for ESPN and as a senior writer for ESPN.com.  He’s been around the game for four decades, writing columns, authoring three baseball books, and reporting on ESPN and MLB Network.  I recently caught up with Jayson and he was kind enough […]

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Does Spring Training Matter?

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Does Spring Training Matter?

After the Nationals dropped the Mets spring training record to 7-16-5, it got me thinking. Do spring training records have any correlation to regular season and postseason success? In doing some research, I came across an article published in April of 2012 by ESPN senior writer, David Schoenfield. The article looks back at the teams […]

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Logic Prevails As Cespedes and Lagares Will Split Time In Center

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Logic Prevails As Cespedes and Lagares Will Split Time In Center

Throughout spring training, Terry Collins has tinkered with the idea of having Yoenis Cespedes spend all of his playing time in Center Field. And even when Juan Lagares was in the lineup, he would be set in left field. That was put to an end on Tuesday. “The manager spoke with me this morning and […]

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Royals Call BS On Newsday Retaliation Report

An article by posted on 30/03/2016 0 Comments
Royals Call BS On Newsday Retaliation Report

I guess there are worse things in life than being called a buffoon by Ned Yost. But that’s exactly what the Kansas City Royals manager called the Newsday reporter who said more than one industry source confided the Royals were planning retaliation against the Mets for Noah Syndergaard throwing up and in to Alcides Escobar […]

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MMO Game Recap: Nationals 12, Mets 1

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MMO Game Recap: Nationals 12, Mets 1

The Mets (7-15) were defeated by the Washington Nationals (17-4) by a score of 12-1 today at Tradition Field. Pitching:  Matt Harvey got the start for the Mets this afternoon, and didn’t fare very well, as he allowed three runs on two hits including a home run. Noah Syndergaard relieved Harvey in the third and […]

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SNY Announces 1 Hour Documentary “Five Days In Flushing”

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SNY Announces 1 Hour Documentary “Five Days In Flushing”

SNY, the official television home of the New York Mets, recalls the memorable days leading up to the 2015 trade deadline that transformed a struggling Mets team into a World Series contender with Five Days in Flushing.   What started with heart-wrenching tears, ended in elation only four days later as the Mets moved into a tie […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Nationals, 12:10 PM (SNY)

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Nationals, 12:10 PM (SNY)

The New York Mets and Washington Nationals get together for a rare 12:10 pm matchup today at Tradition Field. Matt Harvey will start but is only scheduled to pitch two innings and then he’ll be followed by Noah Syndergaard who should get about five innings or more. They will be opposed by right-hander Trevor Gott […]

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2016 Season Preview: David Wright, 3B

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2016 Season Preview: David Wright, 3B

David Wright, 3B Bats/Throws: R/R DOB: December 20, 1982 (33 on Opening Day) Contract: Year four of eight-year, $138 million deal ($20 million salary) 2015 Recap In just two short years, David Wright has gone from being a top ten position player in all of baseball to being arguably the biggest question mark for the […]

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MMO Exclusive: Adam Rubin Sizes Up Mets As Spring Training Draws To An End

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MMO Exclusive: Adam Rubin Sizes Up Mets As Spring Training Draws To An End

ESPN New York’s Adam Rubin is well known for his intensive coverage of the Mets, live tweeting games, interviewing players, and breaking stories as they happen.  I recently had the chance to talk with Adam and hear his take on the young aces, David Wright, and his expectations of the team this season. Noah: Coming […]

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2016 Season Preview: Yoenis Cespedes, OF

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2016 Season Preview: Yoenis Cespedes, OF

Yoenis Cespedes, OF DOB: October 18, 1985 (30 years old on Opening Day) Bats/Throws: R/R Contract Status: First year of three-year, $75 million deal ($27.5 million salary) 2015 Recap If I could sum up Yoenis Cespedes‘ 2015 season in one word, it would be this: thrilling. After being dealt to the Tigers during the 2014-2015 offseason, […]

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