Mets News & Notes

Eric Campbell Ends Slump, Helps Mets Get Back Into First Place

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Eric Campbell Ends Slump, Helps Mets Get Back Into First Place

Utility man Eric Campbell went into the Arizona Diamondbacks series buried in 0-for-28 slump at the plate, nine at-bats short of matching Rey Ordonez’s franchise record for futility by a position player. But Campbell finally got a hit on Friday to end that skid, and then in Sunday’s game while starting at third base, he […]

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What Dillon Gee’s Move To The Pen Means For Jon Niese

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What Dillon Gee’s Move To The Pen Means For Jon Niese

The Mets have several obvious problems that need to be addressed. They are weak defensively, have a horrendous bench and have a hole in their lineup at the hot corner. However, their pitching seems to be problematic as well depending on the angle you look at it. In general, having a surplus of pitching nowadays […]

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Mets Minor League Recap: Conforto Homers, Wieck With 10 K’s

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Mets Minor League Recap: Conforto Homers, Wieck With 10 K’s

El Paso 15, Las Vegas (30-27) 8 Las Vegas scored four 1st inning runs but the 51′s pitching got knocked around giving up twenty-two hits and five walks and lost for the 11th time in their last 12 games. Matthew Bowman continued his rough year pitching 4 innings giving up six runs on ten hits and two walks while […]

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Steven Matz Has Nothing Left To Prove In Minors

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Steven Matz Has Nothing Left To Prove In Minors

Reinforcing what I said Thursday about Steven Matz forcing the Mets to make a move, Mike Puma of the New York Post spoke to several people in the front office and the consensus among team officials is that Matz will be wearing a Mets uniform at some point before the All-Star break. General manager Sandy Alderson […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 6, Diamondbacks 3

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 6, Diamondbacks 3

The Mets (31-27) defeated the Arizona Diamondbacks (27-29) by a score of 6-3 today at Chase Field. Jacob deGrom started for the Mets this afternoon, looking to give the Amazin’s a split of the series before returning home to face the reigning World Series champions on Tuesday night. As what has become a norm, deGrom […]

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Vic Black Activated From DL and Optioned To Las Vegas

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Vic Black Activated From DL and Optioned To Las Vegas

Adam Rubin of ESPN New York reports that the Mets activated reliever Vic Black from the disabled list today and simultaneously optioned him to Triple-A Las Vegas. Black, who began the season on the DL, has missed nearly two months of the season with right shoulder tendinitis. After a dozen uneven rehab outings,  Black had a […]

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Get Used To It… This Is Our Reality…

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Get Used To It… This Is Our Reality…

After a brutal loss to the Arizona Diamondbacks on Saturday night there’s only one thing on every Mets fans’ mind this morning; what is Sandy Alderson waiting for? Kevin Kernan of the New York Post spoke to several scouts after last night’s loss and they all had the same reaction. “Why don’t the Mets trade […]

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

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

Jacob deGrom (6-4, 2.41 ERA) looks to salvage the final game of the series and give the Mets a series split against the Diamondbacks at Chase Field in Arizona. DeGrom will be opposed by Josh Collmenter (3-5, 5.03 ERA) for the D’Backs and first pitch is at 4:10 PM. Mets Starting Lineup Curtis Granderson – RF Ruben Tejada […]

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Travis d’Arnaud and Dilson Herrera Headed To Las Vegas

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Travis d’Arnaud and Dilson Herrera Headed To Las Vegas

Travis d’Arnaud, who has been sidelined since April 19th with a fractured metacarpal in the little finger in his right hand, and Dilson Herrera who has been out since May 15th with a fractured tip of his right middle finger are both headed to Triple-A Las Vegas to continue their rehab with the 51′s. After […]

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MMO Game Recap: Diamondbacks 2, Mets 1

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MMO Game Recap: Diamondbacks 2, Mets 1

The Mets (30-27) fell to the Arizona Diamondbacks (27-28) by a score of 2-1 tonight at Chase Field. Pitching: How many times have we seen this before? A pitcher tosses a brilliant game, and ends up the loser. Bartolo Colon was the latest victim, as the only blemish of his night was a two-run home […]

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