Mets News & Notes

Finally, Flores and Tejada Played At Their Best Defensive Positions

An article by posted on June 29, 2015 0 Comments
Finally, Flores and Tejada Played At Their Best Defensive Positions

Better late than never? After nearly three months as the Mets’ everyday shortstop, Wilmer Flores started at second base on Sunday, and wouldn’t you know it, he looked great. Last week, Terry Collins told reporters he was coming around on moving Flores to second, after weeks and weeks of resisting it for fear of hurting […]

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Mets Minor League Recap: Recker Ties Game In 9th, Cessa Sparkles

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Mets Minor League Recap: Recker Ties Game In 9th, Cessa Sparkles

  Las Vegas (45-32) 4, Sacramento 3 F/10 Walk-Off After scoring 33 runs in their last three games the 51′s were being held scoreless until the bottom of the the 9th when Wilfredo Tovar led off the inning with a single and moved to 3rd on a pick-off attempt error. Brooks Conrad came up after […]

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Steven Matz Electrifying In Historic MLB Debut

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Steven Matz Electrifying In Historic MLB Debut

Making his major league debut, Steven Matz was spectacular. He fired 7.2 solid innings while allowing just two runs on two solo home runs. With his explosive mid 90′s fastball and devastating curve, Matz’s stuff was electrifying. He kept the Reds’ lineup off-balance all day, and he was able to remain poised and focused after […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 7, Reds 2 (Game 2)

An article by posted on June 28, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 7, Reds 2 (Game 2)

The Mets (39-37) completed the sweep of the Cincinnati Reds (34-39) this evening at Citi Field by a score of 7-2. Brandon Phillips hit a lead off home run for the Reds off of Steven Matz, who was making his major league debut for the Mets today. It would turn out to be just a […]

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Mets Option Jack Leathersich To Las Vegas

An article by posted on June 28, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Option Jack Leathersich To Las Vegas

After Sunday’s exciting 7-2 win over the Reds, the Mets announced that LHP Jack Leathersich was optioned to Triple-A Las Vegas. The move was necessitated to make room for Steven Matz and to bring the roster back to 25 active players after carrying an extra player for today’s quasi-doubleheader. I thought Leathersich had some solid […]

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Matz Strokes Two-Run Double In First MLB At-Bat

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Matz Strokes Two-Run Double In First MLB At-Bat

While making his major league debut on Sunday, top prospect Steven Matz hit a two-run, two-out double off the Reds’ Josh Smith to give the Mets a 2-1 lead over the Reds. The crowd at Citi Field went nuts and the place has been electric from the moment Matz threw his first pitch. Check it out…

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 2, Reds 1 (Game 1)

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 2, Reds 1 (Game 1)

The Mets and Reds game was suspended after six innings on Saturday, and was picked up today at 1:30 PM. The Mets and Reds will then play their normally scheduled series finale thirty minutes after the resumed game ends. Highly regarded prospect, and Long Island native Steven Matz is set to make his Mets debut […]

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MMO Game Thread: Reds vs Mets, 4:35 PM

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MMO Game Thread: Reds vs Mets, 4:35 PM

The New York Mets and Cincinnati Reds will resume Saturday night’s suspended game at 1:10 PM with the score tied at one apiece and the Reds batting in the top of the seventh. After the conclusion of that game, top pitching prospect Steven Matz will make major league debut against the Cincinnati Reds at Citi […]

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Should Mets Trade One Of Their Top Young Pitchers For Tulowitzki?

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Should Mets Trade One Of Their Top Young Pitchers For Tulowitzki?

Columnist Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe spoke to a couple of MLB executives who say the Mets are still the best match for trading with the Colorado Rockies for All Star shortstop Troy Tulowitzki. Cafardo believes the Mets would have to part with one of their young pitchers, and says Steven Matz could be the one […]

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Collins On Matz Promotion: The Future Is Now!

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Collins On Matz Promotion: The Future Is Now!

During Terry Collins’ pregame press conference on Sunday, MMO’s Clayton Collier asked the Mets manager what it means now that all the young pitchers are up with the team after the promotion of Steven Matz. To which Collins responded, “It means the future is now.” “Matz is the last of the organization’s young arms. We […]

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Curtis Granderson Stays Hot, Blasts 13th Home Run

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Curtis Granderson Stays Hot, Blasts 13th Home Run

Mets right fielder Curtis Granderson has been one of the few bright spots recently for the Mets offense. On Friday, he hit his 12th home run which led helped the Mets to a narrow 2-1 win over the Reds at Citi Field. On Saturday, Granderson stayed hot and doubled in the first and then hit […]

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