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Syndergaard Electrifies Citi Field With A Dazzling 13 Strikeout Gem!

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Syndergaard Electrifies Citi Field With A Dazzling 13 Strikeout Gem!

As the denizens of Panic City fretted and cowered in fear upon the news that Steven Matz would be lost for a month of more, along comes the mighty Noah Syndergaard to save the day with a Herculean effort that left the Arizona Diamondbacks stunned, weak and helpless. With a devastating arsenal at his command, […]

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Mets Pitchers Have A Higher Batting Average Than The Bench

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Mets Pitchers Have A Higher Batting Average Than The Bench

The Mets now have a standard five-man bench after Danny Muno was recalled to replace injured lefthander Steven Matz who went on the DL. But none of the five reserves have a batting average above the Mendoza line. Mets Bench John Mayberry Jr. batting .194 (18 for 93) Johnny Monell batting .189 (7 for 37) Eric […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 4, Diamondbacks 2 #DropTheHammer

An article by posted on July 10, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 4, Diamondbacks 2 #DropTheHammer

The Mets (45-42) defeated the Arizona Diamondbacks (42-43) tonight at Citi Field by a score of 4-1. The big story for the Mets tonight was Noah Syndergaard. The big right-hander pitched eight shutdown innings for the Mets, and gave the team a much needed boost in the wake of the unfortunate injury to Steven Matz. […]

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

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

The New York Mets and Arizona Diamondacks close out the first half of the season with a three game series at Citi Field. Mets rookie Noah Syndergaard (3-4, 3.38) opposes right-hander Chase Anderson (4-2, 3.71) in Friday’s 7:10 p.m. ET series opener. Jonathon Niese on an extra day of rest reportedly will handle Sunday’s first-half […]

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Alderson Press Conference Summary: Matz To Disabled List, Muno Recalled From Vegas

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Alderson Press Conference Summary: Matz To Disabled List, Muno Recalled From Vegas

The Mets will place Steven Matz on the disabled list with a partial tear of his left lat muscle. He received an injection of platelet rich plasma on Thursday at the Hospital for Special Surgery and has been told not to throw for three weeks. Taking Matz’s place on the roster will be infielder Daniel […]

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Alderson Has Rekindled Talks With Brewers For Ramirez and Segura

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Alderson Has Rekindled Talks With Brewers For Ramirez and Segura

Just when I thought all the Aramis Ramirez talk had come to a merciful end, there’s this: The Mets and Brewers have recently had trade talks in which both third baseman Aramis Ramirez and shortstop Jean Segura were discussed, reports Jon Morosi of FOX Sports. Ramirez, 37, is owed roughly $7 million for the rest […]

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Alderson Says Michael Cuddyer Was “Overused”

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Alderson Says Michael Cuddyer Was “Overused”

Despite only starting in just 70 of the team’s first 86 games (80%), Sandy Alderson surprisingly told Kristie Ackert of the Daily News that veteran left fielder Michael Cuddyer has been “overused.” Cuddyer, whom Alderson signed to a two-year, $21 million deal last winter, has been forced into a role that he was not expected to […]

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Mets Minor League Recap: Fulmer Shines Again, Gonzalez No-Hitter

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Mets Minor League Recap: Fulmer Shines Again, Gonzalez No-Hitter

  Las Vegas (50-38) 6, Salt Lake 4 Game One Luis Cessa made his 2nd start for Las Vegas and it went much better allowing only two unearned runs on six hits, zero walks, and six strikeouts in 5.2 innings. Cessa was in the 93-96 MPH range all night with his fastball and was still […]

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Alderson On Second Half: Things Can Only Go Up

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Alderson On Second Half: Things Can Only Go Up

Jim Bowden of ESPN Insider listed the Mets among nine teams he believes will be among the “Movers and Shakers” leading up to the trade deadline, asserting that GM Sandy Alderson is simply waiting for the right opportunity to strike. “Alderson has never been one to make a hasty, knee-jerk trade. He has historically taken […]

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How Mets Minors Can Affect Their Younger Hitting Prospects

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How Mets Minors Can Affect Their Younger Hitting Prospects

Due to their consistent offensive struggles and the possibility that Michael Cuddyer could end up on the disabled list, the Mets desperately need more bats. However, it doesn’t seem like a trade for a hitter is coming anytime soon. Once again, the Mets will probably look to their farm system for offensive help. It might not […]

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Steven Matz Heading To DL With Torn Lat Muscle (Updated)

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Steven Matz Heading To DL With Torn Lat Muscle (Updated)

Update: The team has confirmed that Steven Matz has a torn lat muscle on the left side and will not throw for three weeks after being treated with a PRP injection at the Hospital for Special Surgery. Apparently Matz told the team about the soreness after his first start, but the Mets had him make […]

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