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MMO Game Recap: Pirates 8, Mets 2

An article by posted on May 23, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Pirates 8, Mets 2

The Pirates (20-22) defeated the Mets (24-20) by a score of 8-2 on a gorgeous Saturday afternoon in Pittsburgh. This was undoubtedly Matt Harvey‘s worst start of his career. His final line: 4 IP, 6 H, 7 R, 7 ER, 2 BB, 4 K, including two wild pitches and two home runs. His ERA not […]

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Mets Trying To Trade Nieuwenhuis

An article by posted on May 23, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Trying To Trade Nieuwenhuis

Assistant general manager John Ricco said the New York Mets “are doing their due diligence” to see if a trade option exists before trying to pass outfielder Kirk Nieuwenhuis through waivers. (Adam Rubin, ESPN New York) Nieuwenhuis, 27, was batting .079 (3 for 38) with a .257 OPS this season before he was designated for assignment on Tuesday. […]

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Can Matt Reynolds Be An Everyday Shortstop? One Scout Doesn’t Think So…

An article by posted on May 23, 2015 0 Comments
Can Matt Reynolds Be An Everyday Shortstop?  One Scout Doesn’t Think So…

While the Mets continue to monitor whether Wilmer Flores is viable at shortstop, and making the decision to stick with him for another month, there has been a lot of speculation about infield prospect Matt Reynolds. The Mets have been hesitant to promote Reynolds, preferring instead to leave him in Las Vegas where he can […]

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Wright Shutdown Again With Sore Back

An article by posted on May 23, 2015 0 Comments
Wright Shutdown Again With Sore Back

The team just announced that David Wright has suffered another setback and has been shutdown for the second time this month due to a sore back. Assistant general manager John Ricco told reporters that the injury has been identified as spinal stenosis – a narrowing of the spinal column. Doctors have made it clear that only […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Pirates, 4:05 PM

An article by posted on May 23, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Pirates, 4:05 PM

The New York Mets and Pittsburgh Pirates will go at it again on Saturday at 4:05 PM in beautiful PNC Park. Matt Harvey (5-1, 1.98 ERA) gets the nod for the Mets and will be opposed by right-hander A.J. Burnett (3-1, 1.38) for the Bucs. Harvey has run into some hard luck of late, departing […]

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Noah Syndergaard Will Remain In The Rotation

An article by posted on May 23, 2015 0 Comments
Noah Syndergaard Will Remain In The Rotation

Speaking to reporters after Friday night’s 4-1 loss to the Pirates, manager Terry Collins emphatically said that Noah Syndergaard will remain in the rotation. “I like him a lot… Right now, he’s not going anywhere,” Collins said. “He’ll go back out there in five days, and we will see how he does.” Syndergaard pitched solidly […]

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MMO Game Recap: Pirates 4, Mets 1

An article by posted on May 22, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Pirates 4, Mets 1

The Mets (24-19) lost to the Pittsburgh Pirates (19-22) by a score of 4-1 tonight at PNC Park. Noah Syndergaard got the start for the Mets and was the tough luck loser, as he pitched well despite allowing four runs, three earned over six innings. Realistically, it could have only been one earned run, as […]

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Brandon Nimmo Out 4-6 Weeks With Sprained ACL

An article by posted on May 22, 2015 0 Comments
Brandon Nimmo Out 4-6 Weeks With Sprained ACL

Binghamton manager Pedro Lopez told Lynn Worthy of the Press and Sun Bulletin that outfielder Brandon Nimmo is on his way to the team’s minor league complex in Port St. Lucie to begin rehabbing his left knee. Nimmo was diagnosed with a sprained ACL in his knee which he injured last week while running out an infield […]

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With Gee Rejoining Team On Saturday, Mets Leaning Toward Six-Man Rotation

An article by posted on May 22, 2015 0 Comments
With Gee Rejoining Team On Saturday, Mets Leaning Toward Six-Man Rotation

Manager Terry Collins left reporters at PNC Park with a strong impression that when Dillon Gee returns to the Mets tomorrow, that he will become part of a six-man rotation. It will allow the Mets to hold off making an immediate decision on what to do with rookie right-hander Noah Syndergaard. Additionally, it could provide […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Pirates, 7:05 PM

An article by posted on May 22, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Pirates, 7:05 PM

Noah Syndergaard (1-1, 3.18 ERA) will make his third major league start tonight as the New York Mets head to Pittsburgh for a weekend series against the Pirates. Opposing Syndergaard will be Gerrit Cole (5-2, 2.40) in a 7:05 PM matchup at PNC Park. The Mets are 9-10 this month. New York pitchers are second […]

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