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Mets Minor League Recap: Cecchini Homers, Herrera With Three Hits

An article by posted on July 20, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Minor League Recap: Cecchini Homers, Herrera With Three Hits

  Albuquerque 8, Las Vegas (55-40) 1 The Las Vegas 51′s offense mirrored the big league club going 0-10 with runners in scoring position stranding 9 runners. Dilson Herrera led the offense going 3-5 with his first triple of the year and scoring the lone run. Herrera extended his hitting streak to 7 games and […]

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Mets Stranded A Franchise Record 25 Men On Base

An article by posted on July 20, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Stranded A Franchise Record 25 Men On Base

Despite an exhausting but much needed 18 inning 3-1 win to avoid a sweep by the Cardinals, the team’s offensive futility was on full display in St. Louis. To begin, the Mets tied their franchise record for stranding men on base with 25. Terry Collins said afterward, “I’ve never seen more flying helmets going down […]

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Mets Recall Anthony Recker, Option Johnny Monell To Vegas

An article by posted on July 19, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Recall Anthony Recker, Option Johnny Monell To Vegas

The Mets announced that they have called up catcher Anthony Recker and optioned Johnny Monell to Triple-A Las Vegas. Recker, who was named PCL Player of the Week last month, is batting .293 with a .398 on-base and 1.038 OPS, while hitting seven home runs and collecting 19 RBIs in 21 games for Las Vegas […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 3, Cardinals 1 (18 Inning Edition)

An article by posted on July 19, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 3, Cardinals 1 (18 Inning Edition)

The Mets (48-44) defeated the St. Louis Cardinals (58-34) by a score of 3-1 in 18 innings today at Busch Stadium. Jon Niese tossed his eighth quality start in a row this afternoon, going 7.2 strong innings, allowing zero runs on five hits, while striking out three and walking three. His day came to an […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Cardinals, 2:15 PM

An article by posted on July 19, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Cardinals, 2:15 PM

After dropping the first two games of their series against the St. Louis Cardinals at Busch Stadium, the Mets look to avoid getting swept when Jonathon Niese (5-8, 3.61) opposes rookie left-hander Tim Cooney (0-0, 4.34) in Sunday’s 2:15 PM series finale. The Mets are 0-2 in their string of 10 straight games vs. first […]

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Conforto Blast Lifts B-Mets Past Trenton

An article by posted on July 19, 2015 0 Comments
Conforto Blast Lifts B-Mets Past Trenton

The Flushing chorus clamoring for Binghamton leftfielder Michael Conforto to get the call to Citi Field will likely reach deafening decibel levels as Met fans learn the B-Met slugger’s two-run, fifth inning blast lifted the B-Mets past first place Trenton, 3-2, Saturday night. Conforto got all of a Jose De La Cruz 86 mph off-speed […]

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Mets Have Homered In Six Straight, But Offense Still League’s Worst

An article by posted on July 19, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Have Homered In Six Straight, But Offense Still League’s Worst

The Mets offense has been on a home run tear lately but other than that, there hasn’t been much at the plate. Manager Terry Collins doesn’t mind that surge. “I think that’s how we’re built,” said Collins. “This team is built on power. Lately, when we’ve hit home runs, we’ve won.” The Mets have now […]

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MMO Game Recap: Cardinals 12, Mets 2

An article by posted on July 18, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Cardinals 12, Mets 2

The Mets lost the the Cardinals tonight by a score of 12-2 at Busch Stadium. Bartolo Colon struggled mightily in his first start back from the break. He allowed seven runs and eight hits during 4.1 innings. It was an uncharacteristic outing for the 42 year old veteran as he walked three batters, which is […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Cardinals, 7:15 PM

An article by posted on July 18, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Cardinals, 7:15 PM

The New York Mets continue their series against the St. Louis Cardinals on Saturday night with Bartolo Colon (9-7, 4.46 ERA) taking the ball for the Amazins. He will be opposed by John Lackey (7-5, 2.99 ERA) for the Cards. First pitch is at 7:15 PM. Mets Starting Lineup Curtis Granderson-RF Daniel Murphy-3B Michael Cuddyer-LF Lucas Duda-1B Wilmer Flores-2B Kirk […]

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The Mets Should Just Say No To Justin Upton

An article by posted on July 18, 2015 0 Comments
The Mets Should Just Say No To Justin Upton

With less than two weeks to go until the July 31 non-waiver trade deadline, the Mets are in sore need of a bat or three.  Well, duh.  That’s all anyone is talking about these days.  And one team that keeps popping up as a potential trade partner for the Mets is the underachieving San Diego […]

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