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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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MMO Game Thread: Rockies vs Mets, 12:10 PM

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MMO Game Thread: Rockies vs Mets, 12:10 PM

The New York Mets will be aiming for a four-game sweep of the Colorado Rockies this afternoon at Citi Field. Noah Syndergaard (6-6, 3.01) gets the assignment and he opposes right-hander Eddie Butler (3-9, 5.50) for the Rockies in a 12:10 PM matchup. The Mets are a season high-tying 10 games over .500 (62-52) for […]

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CarGo: DeGrom is DeBest Pitcher in Baseball Hands Down

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CarGo: DeGrom is DeBest Pitcher in Baseball Hands Down

Following Matt Harvey‘s dominant performance Tuesday against the Rockies, Jacob deGrom responded with a stellar outing of his own. He fired seven shutout inning while striking out ten to earn his 11th win of the season. Colorado’s lineup looked completely overmatched as deGrom annihilated them with his explosive heater and electrifying breaking pitches. “I was […]

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Mets Minors: Goeddel With Scoreless Inning, Taijeron Homers Twice

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Mets Minors: Goeddel With Scoreless Inning, Taijeron Homers Twice

  Las Vegas (66-52) 7, El Paso 1 Veteran right-hander Tim Stauffer had his one-hit shutout bid snapped by the pinch hitting Jake Goebbert who led off the 9th inning with a solo homerun. Stauffer’s final line: 9 innings, 2 hits, R, 3 walks, HBP, and 5 strikeouts. He threw just 104 pitches with 70 […]

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Pitching Analysis of Jacob deGrom Pivotal 5th Inning Battle Against Charlie Blackmon

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Pitching Analysis of Jacob deGrom Pivotal 5th Inning Battle Against Charlie Blackmon

Stat Line:  7 IP, 0 R, 2 H, 10 SO, 4 BB Jacob deGrom threw the sharpest moving pitches of his season last night against the Colorado Rockies.  With a quick, compact pitching motion, deGrom used incredible hand speed attacking the Rockies hitters resulting in 10 strikeouts.  The most pivotal strikeout came in the bottom […]

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Yoenis Cespedes Crushes His First Homer As A Met

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Yoenis Cespedes Crushes His First Homer As A Met

Yoenis Cespedes ripped his first home run as a Met on Wednesday night, a screaming bullet in the eighth inning with two outs to ice the Mets lead at 3-0. It was his 19th home run of the season and his first since July 30 at Baltimore. “It feels good. I feel happy to get it […]

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Terry Collins Really Misses Jordany Valdespin

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Terry Collins Really Misses Jordany Valdespin

If you thought you had heard the last of former Met Jordany Valdespin, think again. After the Mets 3-0 win over the Rockies on Wednesday night, manager Terry Collins called out Valdespin while raving about the impact Juan Uribe has had on the Mets. “Juan Uribe, he’s got two World Series rings, he’s made a ton of […]

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DeGrom Strikes Out 10 As Mets Shutout Rockies 3-0

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DeGrom Strikes Out 10 As Mets Shutout Rockies 3-0

The Mets (62-52) defeated the Colorado Rockies (47-65) by a score of 3-0 tonight at Citi Field, and in the process, taking the series from Colorado. Pitching:  Jacob deGrom followed Matt Harvey‘s dazzling outing last night with a deGrominant performance of his own. The righty went seven strong innings, allowing zero runs on two hits, […]

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

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

The New York Mets will enter tonight’s game against the Colorado Rockies with a 2.5 game lead atop the NL East. All-Star Jacob deGrom (10-6, 2.13) will start for the Mets and will oppose Jorge De La Rosa (7-4, 4.85) for the Rockies in a 7:10 PM matchup at Citi Field. The Mets have won […]

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Mets Minors: Wright Goes 1-3, Montero Throws Two Innings

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Mets Minors: Wright Goes 1-3, Montero Throws Two Innings

  El Paso 9, Las Vegas (65-52) 8 F/10 Walk-Off Matt Reynolds (2-5, 4 RBI) came up with a clutch two-run single in the the top of the 9th to tie the game for the 51′s. However, Chase Bradford gave up a walk-off sacrifice fly to Ramiro Pena in the bottom of the 10th to waste […]

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Pitching Analysis of Matt Harvey vs Colorado Rockies

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Pitching Analysis of Matt Harvey vs Colorado Rockies

Stat Line:  8 IP, 0 R, 4 H, 4 SO, 0 BB Matt Harvey amassed 19 strikeouts to zero walks, allowing only one run in 22.2 innings over his last three starts.  Currently, Harvey owns a 15 inning scoreless streak.  Harvey allowed only four hits against the Colorado Rockies, three of which were infield singles.  […]

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