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Terry Collins Sends Letter To Fan

An article by posted on July 29, 2015 0 Comments
Terry Collins Sends Letter To Fan

I don’t know all the specifics and I don’t know who the actual parties involved are, but a reader emailed me an image of a letter Terry Collins wrote to a Mets Fan who recently lost their husband who was also a huge fan That was a pretty thoughtful thing for Terry Collins to do. […]

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Syndergaard Delivers His Best Performance Yet!

An article by posted on July 29, 2015 0 Comments
Syndergaard Delivers His Best Performance Yet!

Noah Syndergaard delivered an electrifying performance on Tuesday night, tossing 8.0 shutout innings against the San Diego Padres and allowing just three hits while striking out nine. Thor, who took a perfect game into the seventh inning, became the first Met to toss at least eight shutout innings in one of his first 14 career […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 4, Padres 0

An article by posted on July 28, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 4, Padres 0

Noah Syndergaard flirted with history in a masterful performance Tuesday as the Mets (52-48) cruised to a 4-0 victory over the San Diego Padres (47-53) at Citi Field. Tonight was by far the best performance of Thor’s young career; he had everything working for them and the Padres couldn’t get anything going. Syndergaard took a perfect […]

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Watch Lucas Duda Blast Longest HR Ever Hit By Met At Citi Field

An article by posted on July 28, 2015 0 Comments
Watch Lucas Duda Blast Longest HR Ever Hit By Met At Citi Field

Lucas Duda’s home run on Tuesday night against the San Diego Padres, was the longest homer ever hit by a Mets player at Citi Field, according to ESPN Stats & Info. A blast that measured 462 feet, Duda’s two-run shot came off right-hander James Shields and it scored Daniel Murphy to give the Mets an […]

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Trade News: Nationals Get Papelbon; Angels Acquire DeJesus, Murphy

An article by posted on July 28, 2015 0 Comments
Trade News: Nationals Get Papelbon; Angels Acquire DeJesus, Murphy

A day after the Mets acquired A’s closer Tyler Clippard, the Nationals countered with a move of their own, acquiring Phillies closer Jonathan Papelbon in exchange for Double-A righty Nick Pivetta. Papelbon, 34, has saved 17 games for the MLB-worst Phillies this season, recording a 1.59 ERA along the way. After seven strong seasons in […]

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Familia Will Remain Closer, Clippard Says “Nats Are Beatable”

An article by posted on July 28, 2015 0 Comments
Familia Will Remain Closer, Clippard Says “Nats Are Beatable”

Terry Collins told reporters at Citi Field that despite the addition of Tyler Clippard on Monday, Jeurys Familia will remain the closer of the New York Mets. Regarding the acquisition of Clippard, Collins said “We got a lot better today.” Clippard had 17 saves with Oakland this season to go with a 2.79 ERA and 1.190 WHIP over 38 […]

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Brandon Nimmo Promoted To AAA Las Vegas

An article by posted on July 28, 2015 0 Comments
Brandon Nimmo Promoted To AAA Las Vegas

  Binghamton Mets outfielder Brandon Nimmo was promoted to the Las Vegas 51′s this afternoon. The 13th overall pick from the 2011 draft would probably have been in Vegas already if not for a knee injury that cost him three weeks. Nimmo was an Eastern League All-Star this year, it was his third All-Star game […]

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

An article by posted on July 28, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Padres vs Mets, 7:10 PM

After a much needed day off on Monday, the New York Mets (51-48) begin a three-game series with the San Diego Padres (47-52) on Tuesday at Citi Field. Rookie right-hander Noah Syndergaard (4-5, 2.97) will get the opener for the Mets and will be opposed by RHP James Shields (8-3, 3.77) for the Padres. First […]

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A’s Deal Ben Zobrist To Royals

An article by posted on July 28, 2015 0 Comments
A’s Deal Ben Zobrist To Royals

The New York Mets may still be in the market for a big bat, but it wont be Ben Zobrist who many said Sandy Alderson coveted. The Oakland A’s dealt the versatile Zobrist to the Kansas City Royals in exchange for two pitching prospects according to Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports. Jon Heyman reports that […]

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David Wright Fields Grounders At Citi Field

An article by posted on July 28, 2015 0 Comments
David Wright Fields Grounders At Citi Field

David Wright participated in infield practice and fielded grounders at third base before Tuesday’s game at Citi Field. Wright, 32, has missed all but eight games this season while working to comeback and avoid surgery for lumbar spinal stenosis. This is the first real sign that Wright has returned to doing at least some baseball […]

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Collins Believes Mets Rotation Will Soon Be The Talk Of Baseball

An article by posted on July 28, 2015 0 Comments
Collins Believes Mets Rotation Will Soon Be The Talk Of Baseball

According to Steven Marcus of Newsday, Terry Collins says that it’s only matter of time before the team’s rotation becomes the envy of the league. “There’ll be a lot of talk about ‘well, we’ve got to face the Mets,’ ” Collins said Sunday. “When our young pitching — when they’re all healthy — there’s going […]

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