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Breaking Down Jon Niese vs. San Francisco Giants

An article by posted on July 7, 2015 0 Comments
Breaking Down Jon Niese vs. San Francisco Giants

Stat Line:  8 IP, 0 R, 3 H, 4 SO, 2 BB Last night, Jon Niese recorded his first win since May 9th in the New York Mets 3-0 victory over the San Francisco Giants.  During this article, I will explain how the variance in Niese fastball movement and velocity led to his success yesterday […]

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Johnny On The Spot

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Johnny On The Spot

Johnny Monell was the unlikely hero on Monday night, as he broke a scoreless tie with a clutch two-run double in the ninth to give the Mets the lead en route to a 3-0 win over the Giants. Currently the team’s backup catcher, Monell fell behind 0-2, but he stayed in the at-bat and worked […]

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Last Chance To Undo Jeurys Familia’s All-Star Snub

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Last Chance To Undo Jeurys Familia’s All-Star Snub

The reserves and pitchers have been announced for both the AL and NL All Star teams, and there is one player that stands out as one that was snubbed, and that is Mets closer Jeurys Familia. The National League relievers that were selected are Cardinals’ Trevor Rosenthal, Reds’ Aroldis Chapman, Pirates’ Mark Melancon, Phillies’ Jonathan […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 3, Giants 0

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 3, Giants 0

The Mets defeated the Giants by a score of 3-0 tonight at AT&T Park in San Francisco. Offense: While the Mets lineup struggled for most of the game against Chris Heston, they broke out for three runs in a thrilling 9th inning. It all started with a leadoff single Michael Cuddyer. Kirk Nieuwenhuis then doubled […]

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Congratulations To Mets All-Star Jacob deGrom!

An article by posted on July 6, 2015 0 Comments
Congratulations To Mets All-Star Jacob deGrom!

Congratulations to New York Mets righthander Jacob deGrom, who was selected to pitch for the National League in the All-Star game next Tuesday in Cincinnati. DeGrom, the 2014 NL Rookie of the Year, is 8-6 with a 2.30 ERA and 0.961 WHIP this season. Meanwhile closer Jeurys Familia didn’t get selected tonight, but we can help get […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Giants, 10:15 PM

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Giants, 10:15 PM

The New York Mets (42-41) will take their series win against the Dodgers up north as they begin a three game set against the Giants (42-41) in San Francisco. Left-hander Jonathon Niese (3-8, 3.90) will get the start tonight and oppose right-hander Chris Heston (8-5, 3.78) in a 10:15 PM matchup. Niese has tossed five […]

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Mets Recall Nieuwenhuis, Option Ceciliani To Triple-A

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Mets Recall Nieuwenhuis, Option Ceciliani To Triple-A

The Mets will call up OF Kirk Nieuwenhuis from Triple-A Las Vegas according to Adam Rubin of ESPN New York. Since being claimed off of waivers from the Angels last month, Nieuwenhuis has been raking at Triple-A Las Vegas, where he was batting .293/.354/.741 with seven home runs and 20 RBI in 15 games. However, Nieuwenhuis has struggled mightily […]

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Ynoa And Gant Win Pitcher Of The Week Awards

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Ynoa And Gant Win Pitcher Of The Week Awards

Gabriel Ynoa was named the Eastern League pitcher of the week by Milb.com. Ynoa fired a complete game shutout in his only start last week for Double-A Binghamton. He allowed one hit and struck out six batters during his dominant performance. A single he yielded in the 3rd inning was the only time a hitter […]

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Who’s Hot, Who’s Not: Las Vegas and Binghamton

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Who’s Hot, Who’s Not: Las Vegas and Binghamton

Who’s Hot: Jayce Boyd, Las Vegas – Boyd was riding a 6-game hitting streak entering into action on July 5th, batting .381 (8 for 21) with 3 doubles and 4 RBI over that span. Alex Castellanos, Las Vegas – The Vegas outfielder has hit safely in 5 of his last 6 games through July 4th […]

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Matz Brilliant Again Versus Dodgers

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Matz Brilliant Again Versus Dodgers

Following his historic MLB debut, Steven Matz dominated again during his second start. He tossed six shutout innings against the first place Dodgers while allowing only two hits and striking out eight. “This guy has got outstanding stuff. You saw it today,” Mets manager Terry Collins said. “He’s got three ‘plus’ pitches. He throws strikes. […]

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