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Verrett, Conforto Staying With Mets; Alvarez To Be Optioned

An article by posted on August 23, 2015 0 Comments
Verrett, Conforto Staying With Mets; Alvarez To Be Optioned

With David Wright finally returning to the Mets for tomorrow’s game, the Mets will keep both Logan Verrett and Michael Conforto on the roster, instead optioning left-handed relief pitcher Dario Alvarez back to Triple-A Las Vegas. Verrett, 25, will presumably be used, as he was today, as a spot starter over the last few weeks […]

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Verrett Impresses As Mets Defeat Rockies 5-1 To Complete Sweep

An article by posted on August 23, 2015 0 Comments
Verrett Impresses As Mets Defeat Rockies 5-1 To Complete Sweep

The Mets (67-56) completed the sweep of the Colorado Rockies (49-73) this afternoon at Coors Field by a score of 5-1. Pitching: Logan Verrett was just what the doctor ordered in a spot start today. The rookie tossed eight very impressive innings, allowing just one run on four hits, while striking out eight and walking […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Rockies, 4:10 PM

An article by posted on August 23, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Rockies, 4:10 PM

The New York Mets will try to complete their first ever season-series sweep of the Colorado Rockies this evening at Coors Field. Making his first major league start, RHP Logan Verrett (0-1, 2.82) will oppose Rockies right-hander David Hale (3-4, 6.17) in Sunday’s 4:10 PM finale. The Mets are 6-0 against the Rockies this season. […]

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Terry Collins: This Is How You Win Pennants

An article by posted on August 23, 2015 0 Comments
Terry Collins: This Is How You Win Pennants

Denver beat reporter Tracy Ringolsby of MLB.com writes about how patience has paid off for Mets manager Terry Collins who is a big league manager for the third time. He is having fun, writes Ringolsby, and it is not just because the Mets are in first place in the National League East. Mainly it is […]

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Who Are These Mets and What Have You Done With The Real Mets?

An article by posted on August 23, 2015 0 Comments
Who Are These Mets and What Have You Done With The Real Mets?

After an incredible career-game that saw Yoenis Cespedes go 5-for-6 while exploding for three home runs, five runs scored and seven RBIs, his Mets teammates decided to join the party on Saturday night, with a season-high 21 hit barrage resulting in another 14-9 victory against the Colorado Rockies. With the Washington Nationals winners as well […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 14, Rockies 9

An article by posted on August 23, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 14, Rockies 9

The Mets defeated the Rockies tonight by a score of 14-9 in Coors field. Offense: The Mets’ lineup once again exploded for 14 runs as they obliterated Rockies’ starter Chris Rusin. After scoring three runs in the second inning, New York erupted for eight runs in the third. It all started with a solo shot […]

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Mets Notes: Lucas Duda Lands On DL With Sore Back

An article by posted on August 22, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Notes: Lucas Duda Lands On DL With Sore Back

The Mets have placed first baseman Lucas Duda on the disabled list, a day after he was forced to leave the game with a sore back. Left-handed reliever Dario Alvarez was promoted from Triple-A Las Vegas and took Duda’s spot on the roster. Duda had recently missed six starts with this back issue last week, […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Rockies, 8:10 PM

An article by posted on August 22, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Rockies, 8:10 PM

After exploding for 14 runs on Friday night, the New York Mets look to keep things rolling tonight against the Colorado Rockies at Coors Field. Jonathon Niese (7-9, 3.50) gets the start for the Mets and he opposes left-hander Chris Rusin (4-5, 3.99) for the Rockies at 8:10 PM. The Mets’ current five-game division lead […]

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Mets Acquire Eric Young Jr. From Braves

An article by posted on August 22, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Acquire Eric Young Jr. From Braves

The New York Mets announced that they have acquired Eric Young Jr. from the Atlanta Braves for cash considerations. Young, 30, will report to Triple-A Las Vegas and will likely rejoin the team after September 1. He batted .169 with a .229 on-base percentage, no home runs and five RBIs in 35 games in the […]

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Nationals Are Running Out Of Time As Mets Keep Rolling

An article by posted on August 22, 2015 0 Comments
Nationals Are Running Out Of Time As Mets Keep Rolling

The Washington Nationals continued to plummet on Friday, dropping under .500 after a 10-3 loss to the last place Milwaukee Brewers. Things look much bleaker for the Nats, who will now need to pick up nine games on the Mets over the next 38 games in order for the Amazins to lose control of their […]

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Yoenis Cespedes Erupts With Three Homer, Seven RBI Night

An article by posted on August 22, 2015 0 Comments
Yoenis Cespedes Erupts With Three Homer, Seven RBI Night

Yoenis Cespedes had his best game as a Met on Friday night, and quite possibly the best game of his career, exploding for a 5-for-6 performance including a single, a double, and three home runs. The first of those three home runs was a grand slam, and he finished the night with seven RBIs, five runs […]

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