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Niese Wins First Game Since Return From Disabled List

An article by posted on August 12, 2014 0 Comments
Niese Wins First Game Since Return From Disabled List

If any pitcher needed a good start on Monday it was Jon Niese. Helping the Mets take down the Phillies was just gravy. For Niese, the summer had been disastrous. After starting the season with a 5-4 record, sporting a dazzling 2.88 ERA, Niese dropped his next four decesions leaving the lefty searching for answers. […]

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Robin Williams Dead Of Apparent Suicide

An article by posted on August 11, 2014 0 Comments
Robin Williams Dead Of Apparent Suicide

Beloved actor and comedian Robin Williams is dead at the age of 63. The apparent cause of death was suicide by asphyxiation, according to police who found Williams unconscious at his home in nearby San Francisco, California. He had been battling severe depression and spent time in rehab for it as recently as July, his publicist said […]

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Who’s Hot, Who’s Not: Montero and Matz Are Nasty Good

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Who’s Hot, Who’s Not: Montero and Matz Are Nasty Good

Who’s Hot: Chase Bradford,  Las Vegas – The 25 year old righty went to High School in Las Vegas and is no stranger to playing in the desert heat. In the last week, he’s made three appearances out of the pen, collecting 8 of his 9 outs via strikeout while allowing just 1 hit and […]

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Granderson and Niese Clear Waivers

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Granderson and Niese Clear Waivers

According to Jon Heyman of CBS Sports, left-hander Jon Niese and outfielder Curtis Granderson have both cleared waivers and can now be traded to any team. However, this doesn’t mean either player should be packing their bags anytime soon. The fact that they cleared waivers means that teams were not interested. Sometimes you get lucky and an injury can lead […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 5, Phillies 3

An article by posted on August 11, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 5, Phillies 3

On the strength of a clutch three-run homer by backup catcher Anthony Recker, the Mets beat the Philadelphia Phillies by a score of 5-3 this afternoon at Citizens bank Park. Jon Niese started for the Mets and went seven innings allowing just two runs on five hits, while walking three and striking out five. His […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Phillies, 1:05 PM

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Phillies, 1:05 PM

This afternoon the Mets take on the Phillies trying to win the three game series with Jon Niese (5-8, 3.51) taking on rookie David Buchanan (6-5, 4.39). In his last start, Niese lost his fourth straight start, dropping a 7-1 decision on August 6th against Washington at Nationals Park. In that start, he tossed 6.0 […]

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Mets Youth Movement Had Some Shining Moments Despite Loss

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Mets Youth Movement Had Some Shining Moments Despite Loss

Sunday’s loss to the Phillies featured a ton of down moments for the Mets. Luckily, many of the young talents on the team showcased their promise and skills. Zack Wheeler started for the Mets, going 6.0 innings, giving up three runs and striking out five. It wasn’t his best start of the season but it […]

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Mets Minors Report: Reynolds Wraps Three Hits, Ice Bucket Challenge To Strikeout ALS

An article by posted on August 11, 2014 0 Comments
Mets Minors Report: Reynolds Wraps Three Hits, Ice Bucket Challenge To Strikeout ALS

Last Night’s Quick Scores Las Vegas 7, Albuquerque 5 Binghamton 3, Harrisburg 0 Bradenton 2, St. Lucie 1 Savannah 6, Augusta 4 Brooklyn 5, Batavia 2 Kingsport 7, Johnson City 4 Prospect Pipeline Logan Verrett wins his 10th game on the season by tossing seven innings and allowing two runs on four hits, while walking […]

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Mejia Wanted To Finish Utley Off, Collins Called Intentional Walk

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Mejia Wanted To Finish Utley Off, Collins Called Intentional Walk

Losing in walk off fashion is always a punch to the gut. What made yesterdays loss feel so much worse were the questionable calls made in the later innings of the game. Those calls came from both the umpires and Terry Collins. During the ninth inning there were two calls that went against the Mets. […]

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Jenrry Mejia Has A Hernia, Will Undergo Offseason Surgery

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Jenrry Mejia Has A Hernia, Will Undergo Offseason Surgery

The Mets lost in stunning fashion on Sunday when Jenrry Mejia allowed two ninth inning runs to give the Phillies a shocking 6-5 victory. For Mejia, It was his third blown save of the season. Afterward Terry Collins told reporters that Mejia was perfectly fine and that health issues had nothing to do with what transpired. […]

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