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

An article by posted on August 27, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Phillies, 7:05 PM

The New York Mets will try to complete a four game sweep of the Philadelphia Phillies tonight at Citizens Bank Park. Overall, the Amazin’s are 11-1 against the Philadelphia Phillies this season. Left-hander Jonathon Niese (8-9, 3.80) gets the nod for the Mets and he opposes right-hander Aaron Harang (5-14, 4.67) for the Phillies at […]

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Alderson Says He Hasn’t Thought About Giving Cespedes A New Deal

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Alderson Says He Hasn’t Thought About Giving Cespedes A New Deal

When asked about negotiating a new contract with Yoenis Cespedes, Sandy Alderson told Mike Puma of the NY Post that he’s living in the moment and hasn’t thought about it. Signing Cespedes before the season is over will be crucial.The Mets are prohibited from signing him once he hits free agency after this season due to […]

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Mets Midseason Top Prospects 15-11 Led By Gabriel Ynoa

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Mets Midseason Top Prospects 15-11 Led By Gabriel Ynoa

#15 Ali Sanchez Preseason: Unranked Age: 18 – January 20th, 1997 Signed: 7/2/2013 Bats/Throws: Right/Right The 6 foot, 180 pound catcher was signed out of Venezuela for $690,000 and was ranked by Baseball America as the 25th best international prospect for that July 2nd signing period. He was ranked as the #2 catcher in that class behind […]

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Eric Young Jr. Excited To Be Back With Mets

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Eric Young Jr. Excited To Be Back With Mets

The Mets brought back Eric Young Jr. from the Braves last Saturday for cash and assigned him temporarily to Triple-A Las Vegas. He was hitting .248 with 23 steals in 67 games for Triple-A Gwinnett when he was with Atlanta. According to Adam Rubin of ESPN New York, once rosters expand next Tuesday, Young is […]

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Cuddyer Has Been Red-Hot Since Return From DL

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Cuddyer Has Been Red-Hot Since Return From DL

Michael Cuddyer continued his hot hitting last night in Philadephia where he went 3-for-5 with a home run, double, and 3 RBI in a Mets 9-4 win over the Phillies. In 13 games since being activated from the DL, Cuddyer is batting .369 with four doubles, two home runs, and seven RBI in 39 at-bats. […]

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Mets Now 6.5 Games Up As They Beat Phillies 9-4

An article by posted on August 26, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Now 6.5 Games Up As They Beat Phillies 9-4

The Mets (70-56) defeated the Philadelphia Phillies (50-77) by a score of 9-4 tonight at Citizens Bank Park. Pitching: Bartolo Colon got the start for the Amazin’s tonight, and pitched very well, going seven strong innings, allowing zero earned runs on five hits while striking out eight and walking just two. Eric O’Flaherty relieved Colon […]

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

An article by posted on August 26, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Phillies, 7:05 PM

The New York Mets will rumble with the Philadelphia Phillies for game three of their series tonight at Citizens Bank Park. Bartolo Colon (10-11, 4.90), who was struck on the right forearm in Colorado while batting in his last start, opposes rookie right-hander Jerad Eickhoff (1-0, 0.00) for the Phillies. The Mets are 10-0 against […]

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Mets Have A Formidable Lineup Against Lefties

An article by posted on August 26, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Have A Formidable Lineup Against Lefties

Do the Mets have one of the most dangerous lineups in the league against left-handed pitching? It certainly looks that way with the way they are hitting lately. New York recently crushed Phillies’ lefty Adam Morgan during Tuesday’s 16 run explosion at Citizens Bank Park, and they also scored 11 runs against Rockies left-hander Chris […]

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Familia Earns 34th Save, Adds New Filthy Splitter To Arsenal

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Familia Earns 34th Save, Adds New Filthy Splitter To Arsenal

Last night in a 6-5 win over the Philadelphia Phillies, Terry Collins asked his closer Jeurys Familia to get four outs for his ball club. Familia did exactly that, and the Mets perserved in a much needed victory to remain 5 1/2 games up on the Washington Nationals. Familia came on in the bottom of […]

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Nationals Adjust Rotation To Prepare For Mets Matchup

An article by posted on August 26, 2015 0 Comments
Nationals Adjust Rotation To Prepare For Mets Matchup

In an effort to align their best pitchers against their division rivals, the Washington Nationals will skip Max Scherzer‘s scheduled start tomorrow and instead pitch Saturday as reported by James Wagner of the Washington Post. Doing this will align Scherzer, Jordan Zimmerman and Stephen Strasburg to face the mets twice in the final month of […]

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Benches Clear After Robles Quick-Pitches Ruf

An article by posted on August 25, 2015 0 Comments
Benches Clear After Robles Quick-Pitches Ruf

During the bottom of the seventh inning in Tuesday night’s game at Citizens Bank Park, benches cleared after Mets relief pitcher Hansel Robles quick-pitched the Phillies pinch-hitter Darin Ruf while his head was turned away and down. He eventually struck out. Jeff Francoeur began hurling f-bombs towards Robles  as Larry Bowa charged out of the dugout […]

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