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Alderson Faces Pickle With d’Arnaud and Plawecki

An article by posted on September 9, 2014 0 Comments
Alderson Faces Pickle With d’Arnaud and Plawecki

Most major league teams will probably not go into Spring Training with potentially two high-upside catchers showcasing their talents like the Mets will have in Travis d’Arnaud and Kevin Plawecki. It’s safe to say that d’Arnaud will likely head into the 2015 season as the team’s starting catcher. His strong resurgence since returning from Las […]

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Collins, Warthen and Alderson Will Closely Monitor Pitchers Down The Stretch

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Collins, Warthen and Alderson Will Closely Monitor Pitchers Down The Stretch

Addressing the media before Monday nights game, Sandy Alderson once again discussed the status of his young pitching staff. He focused on their use in September and the way the team can monitor their innings, pitch counts and health as the season winds down. Alderson had this to say about the situation: “We’ve got a […]

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Finding Hope In A Homegrown Outfielder

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Finding Hope In A Homegrown Outfielder

My daughter and I have this running joke involving the Mets… I tell her they’re going to be great next year and when next year comes around she makes fun of me and the Mets. You see she’s not a huge baseball fan, but by extension she probably knows more than most Midwestern 17 year […]

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Di-JEST: A Mets Popularity Survey

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Di-JEST: A Mets Popularity Survey

I’m a sucker for all the catchy internet sports stuff.  Whether it’s a chat or an article that starts with a number (“14 Things the Mets Must Do To Become Respectable”) and I’m all over them. Another popular thing is surveys.  I don’t know how to put a real survey up online, but here’s the […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 3, Rockies 2

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 3, Rockies 2

The Mets (69-75) defeated the Colorado Rockies (59-85) by a score of 3-2 tonight at Citi Field with a stunning ninth inning comeback. What you should know: Jon Niese went 6.2 innings for the Mets, and despite allowing eight hits, he was able to hold the Rockies to only one run. Niese left with the […]

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

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

Tonight, the Mets return home to take on the Colorado Rockies with Jon Niese (8-10, 3.68) opposing Jordan Lyles (6-2, 4.35) to kick off a 3-game series. First pitch is at 7:10pm. In his last start, Niese got the win despite not having his best stuff. He gave up 6 runs on 10 hits while […]

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Mets Announce 2015 Schedule

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Mets Announce 2015 Schedule

The New York Mets today announced the club will begin the 2015 regular season on a six-game road trip beginning Monday, April 6 through Thursday April 9 at Washington versus the Nationals and April 10 through 12 in Atlanta versus the Braves.  The Mets will make their 2015 Citi Field debut on Opening Day Monday, […]

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Likely Collins Returns, But One or More Coaches Could Go

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Likely Collins Returns, But One or More Coaches Could Go

In case you missed it this weekend, Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports had some interesting things to say about where the Mets stand with Terry Collins and Sandy Alderson. Rosenthal says that one of the first decisions facing the Mets after the season will be whether to exercise the option on Alderson’s contract for 2015. Sources […]

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Binghamton Mets Heading To Eastern League Championship

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Binghamton Mets Heading To Eastern League Championship

Sunday the Binghamton Mets defeated the Portland Sea Dogs 8 to 5, securing a trip to the Eastern League Championship Series against the Richmond Flying Squirrels. This will mark the first time in 20 years that the B-Mets have advanced to the championship. The Mets got plenty of hitting to go along with pitching at […]

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Putting Lucas Duda’s Season in Perspective

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Putting Lucas Duda’s Season in Perspective

Lucas Duda burst onto the scene in 2011 with a stellar offensive season. “The Dude” finished his rookie season with a .292 batting average, .370 OBP and slugged .482 with an OPS of .852. After a couple of disappointing seasons, it seems as if Duda has finally come into his own. His 27 HRs currently […]

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