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Brooklyn Cyclones 2015 Season Primer

An article by posted on June 19, 2015 0 Comments
Brooklyn Cyclones 2015 Season Primer

Tonight brings the beginning of the season for the Mets Single-A short season affiliate the Brooklyn Cyclones who head to Staten Island to start their season. The Cyclones home debut will be on Saturday at 6 PM as they take on Staten Island once again. Last year the Cyclones finished 42-34 missing the playoffs for […]

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MMO Game Recap: Blue Jays 7, Mets 1

An article by posted on June 18, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Blue Jays 7, Mets 1

  The Mets (36-32) fell 7-1 to the Blue Jays (36-32) on Thursday night in Toronto. Bartolo Colon pitched for the Mets and got knocked around, allowing seven runs (six earned, although it should have been less) on nine hits (see above) and a walk in 4.1 innings, striking out four. RA Dickey, the only […]

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Mets Sign Their Top Two Draft Picks

An article by posted on June 18, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Sign Their Top Two Draft Picks

The New York Mets announced they have signed their top two selections in the 2015 MLB Draft; OF Desmond Lindsay and LHP Max Wotel. Lindsay, 18, was selected in the second round, No. 53 overall, and hails from the Out Of Door Academy in Bradenton, Florida. At 6’0 and 200 pounds, Lindsay is a right-handed […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Blue Jays, 7:07 PM

An article by posted on June 18, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Blue Jays, 7:07 PM

The New York Mets and Toronto Blue Jays complete a home-and-home series at 7:07 p.m. ET on Thursday night at Rogers Centre. Bartolo Colon (9-4, 4.41) and ex-Met R.A. Dickey (2-6, 5.29) will mix it up in a battle of 40-something mound veterans. Colon seeks to join Pittsburgh’s Gerrit Cole as MLB’s only 10-game winners. […]

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Jon Niese Has Shown Significant Improvement

An article by posted on June 18, 2015 0 Comments
Jon Niese Has Shown Significant Improvement

In a year highlighted by one of the league’s best rotations, a big reason the Mets remain atop the National League East 67 games into the season, some fans remain unsatisfied with one particular member of that rotation. Jon Niese has had the worst start to a season of his career posting an ERA over 7 in […]

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Road Warriors The Mets Are Not

An article by posted on June 18, 2015 0 Comments
Road Warriors The Mets Are Not

Here it is Thursday, June 18 and the New York Mets find themselves in first place with a 36-31 record and a 1 1/2 game lead over the Washington Nationals. It feels good. It’s amazing when you think about it. The Mets have played some exciting baseball this season and I couldn’t be happier with […]

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Akeel Morris Optioned To Double-A, Logan Verrett Called Up

An article by posted on June 18, 2015 0 Comments
Akeel Morris Optioned To Double-A, Logan Verrett Called Up

The Mets needed an extra arm in their overworked bullpen. So earlier this week, they bought up pitcher Akeel Morris all the way from Class-A St Lucie mainly because he was already on the 40-man roster. The 22-year old righty made his major league debut on Wednesday against the Blue Jays in Toronto and got […]

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Matz Fires Seven Scoreless Innings

An article by posted on June 18, 2015 0 Comments
Matz Fires Seven Scoreless Innings

Steven Matz‘s dominance continued last night for Triple-A Las Vegas. He pitched seven shutout innings while allowing just four hits and striking out five. Matz was simply overpowering, and he even got stronger as the game progressed. He retired the final ten batters that faced him before being pulled in the eight inning at 87 […]

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MMO Game Recap: Blue Jays 8, Mets 0

An article by posted on June 17, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Blue Jays 8, Mets 0

The Mets (36-31) fell to the Blue Jays (35-32) by a score of 8-0 on Wednesday night in Toronto. Jon Niese took the hill for the Mets and pitched well, going seven innings while allowing three runs on seven hits and four walks, striking out six. Toronto took an early lead they would never relinquish […]

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Former Mets Majority Owner Nelson Doubleday Jr. Passes Away

An article by posted on June 17, 2015 0 Comments
Former Mets Majority Owner Nelson Doubleday Jr. Passes Away

The Mets announced that Nelson Doubleday, Jr., the former owner of the Mets, has passed away at the age of 81. According to Doubleday’s family, the cause of death was pneumonia. “We were saddened to hear the news of the passing of Nelson Doubleday, Jr.,” The Mets said in a statement. “Nelson had a love […]

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