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David Wright Has Shown Flashes Of Vintage Self

An article by posted on May 24, 2016 0 Comments
David Wright Has Shown Flashes Of Vintage Self

New York Mets third-baseman, David Wright, has been able to feel like his vintage self over the last few games. Between the walk-off single in Saturday’s thrilling extra-inning win over Milwaukee to his three-run bomb against Washington last night, Wright has shown flashes of his former greatness. For a few days he has gotten to […]

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The Z Files: Bartolo Colon’s Secret Sauce

An article by posted on May 24, 2016 0 Comments
The Z Files: Bartolo Colon’s Secret Sauce

The New York Mets maintained their Major League team lead in home runs belting three more (David Wright, Yoenis Cespedes and Neil Walker) during their 7-1 victory over the Washington Nationals. During the bottom of the first inning, the Nationals strung together three straight singles, two of which were seeing eye ground ball singles through […]

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Colon Battles Through Back Issues With Stellar Performance

An article by posted on May 24, 2016 0 Comments
Colon Battles Through Back Issues With Stellar Performance

New York Mets pitcher, Bartolo Colon got back on track in last night’s 7-1 domination of the Washington Nationals. Colon stated he battled through back issues during a great comeback performance against the same team who beat up on him a week prior. Big Sexy’s final line on the night stood with an impressive seven […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets Throw Early Party For Bartolo In 7-1 Win Over Nationals

An article by posted on May 23, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets Throw Early Party For Bartolo In 7-1 Win Over Nationals

The Mets (26-18) cruised to a 7-1 win over the Nationals (27-18) in the opening game of a three-game set in the nation’s capital. Bartolo Colon threw a gem for the Mets on the eve of his 43rd birthday. The Ageless One allowed 1 run on 5 hits in 7 quick innings, striking out 2 […]

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Mets Could Trade For Duda Replacement

An article by posted on May 23, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Could Trade For Duda Replacement

The Mets could look to acquire a replacement first baseman for the injured Lucas Duda, Assistant GM John Ricco told reporters before today’s game. “We’re not going to be able to replace Lucas Duda internally,” he said. The Mets brought up Ty Kelly before today’s game. Kelly, 27, is hitting .391/.478/.548 in Triple-A Las Vegas. […]

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Wheeler Throws From Mound For First Time Since Surgery

An article by posted on May 23, 2016 0 Comments
Wheeler Throws From Mound For First Time Since Surgery

Zack Wheeler threw 10 fastballs off of the mound on Monday, his first time doing so since having Tommy John surgery before the 2015 season.  (Rubin, Carig) Wheeler, the second of the Mets’ five stud pitching prospects (after Matt Harvey) to arrive in Flushing, went 18-16 with a 3.50 ERA, a 1.34 WHIP and 271 […]

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Wilmer Flores To Begin Rehab Assignment Tuesday

An article by posted on May 23, 2016 0 Comments
Wilmer Flores To Begin Rehab Assignment Tuesday

Manager Terry Collins told reporters at Nationals Park that infielder Wilmer Flores will begin a rehab assignment on Tuesday. Flores, 24, was placed on the 15-day disabled list on May 12 with a strained left hamstring. The earliest he can be activated from the DL is next Friday. Flores will likely take over at first base […]

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Mets Add Ty Kelly To 40-Man Roster, DFA Dario Alvarez

An article by posted on May 23, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Add Ty Kelly To 40-Man Roster, DFA Dario Alvarez

Utility infielder/outfielder Ty Kelly was officially added to the 40-man roster and is with the team and available to play tonight against the Washington National. Kelly, 27, will wear uniform No. 55, last worn be Kelly Johnson. To make room for Kelly, the Mets designated LHP Dario Alvarez for assignment. Original Report If Lucas Duda‘s back injury becomes […]

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Mets Place Lucas Duda on DL With Stress Fracture In Lower Back

An article by posted on May 23, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Place Lucas Duda on DL With Stress Fracture In Lower Back

Lucas Duda has been placed on the disabled list the team announced on Monday afternoon. Infielder/outfielder Ty Kelly has been called up from Triple-A Las Vegas and added to the 40-man roster.  To make room for Kelly, the Mets designated LHP Dario Alvarez for assignment. Duda was examined by Dr. Altchek this morning at the […]

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

An article by posted on May 23, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Nationals, 7:05 PM

Monday, May 23, 2016 • 7:05 p.m. Nationals Park • Washington, D.C. RHP Bartolo Colon (3-3, 3.75) vs. LHP Gio Gonzalez (3-1, 1.86) SNY • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The Mets head down to DC to avenge the last series against the Nationals that went real south, real fast in the last […]

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