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Brandon Nimmo and Matt Reynolds Among Six Mets Named All-Stars

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Brandon Nimmo and Matt Reynolds Among Six Mets Named All-Stars

The Pacific Coast League announced its All-Star team roster which includes two Las Vegas 51′s, infielder Matt Reynolds and outfielder Travis Taijeron. The 24-year old Reynolds is hitting .270/.328/.404 with 22 doubles (7th in PCL), 2 triples, 4 homeruns, and 43 RBI in 73 games with 57 of those coming at shortstop. I was honestly […]

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Cuddyer Expected To Avoid DL, Will Miss A Few Days

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Cuddyer Expected To Avoid DL, Will Miss A Few Days

According to Andy Martino of the Daily News, left fielder Michael Cuddyer will avoid the disabled list and should only miss a few games. The outfielder underwent an MRI on his left knee Wednesday and received a cortisone shot to relieve the pain. Original Post Michael Cuddyer exited Tuesday’s game against the Cubs in the […]

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

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

The New York Mets and the Chicago Cubs will play the second of their three game set on Wednesday night at Citi Field. Bartolo Colon (9-6, 4.89) will pitch for the Mets and he’ll be opposed by Jon Lester (4-6, 4.03) for the Cubs, with first pitch scheduled for 7:10 PM. Bartolo Colon is tied […]

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Mets Considering Demoting Plawecki, Starting Recker

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Mets Considering Demoting Plawecki, Starting Recker

According to Joel Sherman of the New York Post, the Mets have considered demoting Kevin Plawecki to Triple-A, calling up Anthony Recker, and using Recker as the everyday catcher. Plawecki, 24, was thrust into the starting role when Travis d’Arnaud was initially hurt earlier this season. In 43 games, Plawecki has really struggled, batting .228/.277/.309 […]

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It’s Bobby-Bo Day Again

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It’s Bobby-Bo Day Again

It’s July 1st, not nearly as significant a day as July 4th, unless of course your name is Bobby Bonilla. It’s time for the Mets to cut that annual payroll check in the amount of $1,193,248.20 for their two-time former outfielder. It’s all part of the agreement the Mets made to pay Bonilla that $1.2 […]

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In-House Options Remain The Best Bet For Mets Offense

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In-House Options Remain The Best Bet For Mets Offense

If you told most Mets’ fans during the long, cold, winter recess between October and the start of spring training that halfway through the upcoming season their team would sit within a few games of first place in the division, most would be thrilled. To have simply achieved a legitimate level of competitiveness following six […]

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Collins’ Frustration Boils Over As Mets Offensive Woes Continue

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Collins’ Frustration Boils Over As Mets Offensive Woes Continue

After last night’s frustrating 1-0 loss to the Chicago Cubs in which the team squandered another excellent pitching performance, this time by Jon Niese, manager Terry Collins lost his cool when asked about losing his fourth straight game to the Cubs this season. “I don’t give a shit if it’s the Cubs or it’s the […]

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Mets Minor League Recap: Conforto Homers, Gee Gets Blasted

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Mets Minor League Recap: Conforto Homers, Gee Gets Blasted

  Tacoma 8, Las Vegas (45-34) 4 Dillon Gee made his 2nd start in Las Vegas lasting only 4.1 innings giving up eight runs on 13 hits and two walks while striking out only two. John Church and Scott Rice combined to throw 3.2 scoreless out of the bullpen to keep the 51′s offense in […]

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A Look At Michael Cuddyer’s Potential Temporary Replacements

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A Look At Michael Cuddyer’s Potential Temporary Replacements

No, this isn’t an article calling for Michael Conforto or Brandon Nimmo to get called up to the majors so lets just get that out of the way first. Those two should not be called up to replace the ailing and aging Michael Cuddyer. Michael Conforto noted himself that he has things to work on […]

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Should Mets Extend Murphy A Qualifying Offer?

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Should Mets Extend Murphy A Qualifying Offer?

With the Mets’ hitting woes continuing on Tuesday night, does it make sense to extend Murphy a qualifying offer during the offseason? Murphy has been one of the team’s most consistent and reliable hitters throughout his career. Over the past two years, he’s hitting .287 with a .734 OPS and 13 home runs in 198 […]

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