Mets News & Notes

The Stellar Double-Play Combo Have Struggled At The Plate

An article by posted on July 25, 2016 0 Comments
The Stellar Double-Play Combo Have Struggled At The Plate

The Mets men up the middle, Neil Walker and Asdrubal Cabrera have struggled in different aspects at the plate. Both have been hurting the offense tremendously when needed most. In Walker’s case he just has not been hitting at all. He has struggled mightily, looking overmatched and just unable to get comfortable at the plate. […]

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Mike Piazza Tips His Cap To Mets Fans

An article by posted on July 24, 2016 0 Comments
Mike Piazza Tips His Cap To Mets Fans

A tearful Mike Piazza choked up when he thanked Mets fans for “taking him into their family” on Sunday during his Hall of Fame acceptance speech at Cooperstown, NY. “How can I put into words my love, thanks and appreciation for New York Mets’ fans?” Piazza said. “You have given me the greatest gift and […]

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Mets Blank Fish 3-0; Secure Winning Road Trip

An article by posted on July 24, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Blank Fish 3-0; Secure Winning Road Trip

The New York Mets (52-45) defeated the Miami Marlins (53-45) by a score of 3-0 this afternoon at Marlins Park. However, if the Nationals hold on to beat the Padres the Mets won’t gain any ground in the standings today. Pitching: Steven Matz toed the rubber for the rubber game this afternoon against the fish, […]

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Congratulations To Mike Piazza On Hall of Fame Induction Day!

An article by posted on July 24, 2016 0 Comments
Congratulations To Mike Piazza On Hall of Fame Induction Day!

Congratulations to Mike Piazza who will be inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame along with fellow inductee Ken Griffey Jr. on Sunday afternoon. MLB Network will exclusively televise all the festivities live from Cooperstown, New York beginning at 12:00 PM, followed by the Induction Ceremony and the acceptance speeches at 1:30 PM. Piazza joins […]

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MMO Game Thread : Mets vs Marlins at 1:10 PM (Conforto Starts in CF)

An article by posted on July 24, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread : Mets vs Marlins at 1:10 PM (Conforto Starts in CF)

Sunday, July 24, 2016 • 1:10 p.m. Marlins Park • Miami, FL LHP Steven Matz (7-6, 3.56) vs. RHP Jose Urena (1-1, 6.23) PIX11 • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The Mets and Marlins close out their three game series this afternoon in Miami on Mike Piazza Hall of Fame induction day. The […]

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What Could Have Been: Ichiro As A Met

An article by posted on July 24, 2016 0 Comments
What Could Have Been: Ichiro As A Met

As the New York Mets conclude their three-game set against the Miami Marlins on Sunday, baseball fans continue to watch a 42-year-old hitting marvel, who is only four hits shy of reaching the elusive 3,000 hit club. What’s more amazing is that combined with the nine-years he spent with the Orix Blue Wave team in […]

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Was Jacob deGrom’s Drop In Velocity A Cause For Concern?

An article by posted on July 24, 2016 0 Comments
Was Jacob deGrom’s Drop In Velocity A Cause For Concern?

Jacob deGrom endured the second shortest outing of his career in Saturday’s 7-2 defeat at the hands of the Miami Marlins. His velocity also dipped, causing question marks to raise if he again may be having some type of issue with his lat. It was a night to forget for deGrom, who allowed fives runs […]

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Michael Conforto Plays Center Field For First Time In His Career

An article by posted on July 24, 2016 0 Comments
Michael Conforto Plays Center Field For First Time In His Career

Latest News – July 24 After a couple of weeks of deliberation about playing Michael Conforto in center field, Mets manager Terry Collins finally took the opportunity to play Conforto in center field in spacious Marlins Park on Saturday night. After coming in as a pinch-hitter and stroking a single in the sixth inning of last night’s […]

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DeGrom Falters In Mets 7-2 Loss To Marlins

An article by posted on July 23, 2016 0 Comments
DeGrom Falters In Mets 7-2 Loss To Marlins

The New York Mets (51-45) were defeated by the Miami Marlins (53-44) by a score of 7-2 at Marlins Park Saturday evening.  With a Washington Nationals win, the Mets will fall to six games back for the division lead. Pitching: Jacob deGrom was coming off arguably the best start of his entire career heading into […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Marlins, 7:10 PM

An article by posted on July 23, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Marlins, 7:10 PM

Saturday, July 23, 2016 • 7:10 p.m. Marlins Park • Miami, FL RHP Jacob deGrom (6-4, 2.38) vs. RHP Jose Fernandez (11-4, 2.53) PIX11 • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM Today the Mets and Marlins play the marquee matchup of their three game set as Jacob deGrom, arguably the ace of the Mets […]

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Commish, MLB Exploring Limiting Use Of Relievers

An article by posted on July 23, 2016 0 Comments
Commish, MLB Exploring Limiting Use Of Relievers

MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred was on ESPN Radio’s Mike & Mike Thursday and was presented with some ideas fans had about improving baseball. One such idea regarded restricting the use of relief pitchers and, well, here’s what Manfred said: “I am in favor of something like that. We (MLB) spend a ton of time on this issue in the […]

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