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BP Scouts Michael Conforto

An article by posted on July 28, 2014 0 Comments
BP Scouts Michael Conforto

Jason Parks of Baseball Prospectus seems to agree with me regarding first round draft pick Michael Conforto and the decision to start his professional career with the Brooklyn Cyclones in the Short-Season NYPL. Here is what Dr. Parks has to say: Conforto is a man among boys in the New York-Penn League, as his polished […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 2, Brewers 0

An article by posted on July 27, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 2, Brewers 0

The New York Mets took on the Milwaukee Brewers this afternoon at Miller Park. The Mets were looking for the series split against Milwaukee, and to finish .500 on their ten game road trip. Jacob deGrom took the mound for the Amazin’s, as Jimmy Nelson got the start for the Brewers. What you should know: […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Brewers at Miller Park, 2:10 PM

An article by posted on July 27, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Brewers at Miller Park, 2:10 PM

The Mets will close their 10-game road trip on Sunday with the finale of a four-game series with the Brewers at Miller Park. Rookie right-hander Jacob deGrom (4-5, 3.01) takes the hill against right-hander Jimmy Nelson (1-1, 5.05) for the Brewers is a 2:10 PM matchup. Jacob deGrom has recorded a win while pitching at least 7.0 innings […]

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MMO Game Recap: Brewers 5, Mets 2

An article by posted on July 26, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Brewers 5, Mets 2

The Mets (49-55) lost to the Brewers (59-46) by a score of 5-2 on Saturday night at Miller Park. Jon Niese got the start for the Mets and was pretty good, but not great. Niese allowed 3 runs in 5 innings on 5 hits, 2 walks, and a wild pitch, striking out 4 and throwing […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Brewers, Miller Park, 7:10 PM

An article by posted on July 26, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Brewers, Miller Park, 7:10 PM

After a stirring come from behind win on Friday, the Mets continue their series against the Milwaukee Brewers on Saturday at Miller Park. Jon Niese (5-5, 3.13 ERA) opposes right-hander Wily Peralta (11-6, 3.58) in a 7:10 PM matchup. Niese went 21 consecutive starts allowing three runs or less before surrendering four runs in his last outing on July 21 at Seattle. It was […]

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Dice-K Goes To DL With Elbow Inflamation, Carlyle Recalled

An article by posted on July 26, 2014 0 Comments
Dice-K Goes To DL With Elbow Inflamation, Carlyle Recalled

The Mets announced that pitcher Daisuke Matsuzaka has been placed on the DL with inflammation in his right elbow. Terry Collins said he will not throw for 7-10 days to let the inflammation subside. There has been no talk about surgery or any structural damage, for now, but he will be examined again after inflammation diminishes. “I’m […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 3, Brewers 2

An article by posted on July 25, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 3, Brewers 2

Bang… Bang… Boom!!! The Mets delighted fans on Friday night, with a thrilling come from behind win to even up the series against the Brewers.  Yovani Gallardo had the Mets searching for answers all night until the ninth when Brewers brought in K-Rod.  Murphy led the inning off with a double and later came in […]

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Rockies Are High On Mets’ Syndergaard, Matz, Herrera and Nimmo

An article by posted on July 25, 2014 0 Comments
Rockies Are High On Mets’ Syndergaard, Matz, Herrera and Nimmo

Two updates to the growing buzz on Tulo and CarGo… First, contrary to what has been reported, Rockies shortstop Troy Tulowitzki does not have a no-trade clause in his contract according to Thomas Harding of MLB.com. Second, the Rockies are said to be very high on Noah Syndergaard, Brandon Nimmo, Steven Matz and Dilson Herrera. Joel […]

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

An article by posted on July 25, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Brewers, 8:10 PM

The Mets (48-54) and Brewers (58-45) go at it again as they continue their four-game series at 8:10 PM tonight at Miller Park in Milwaukee. Zack Wheeler (5-8, 3.78 ERA) will start for the Mets against Brewers RHP Yovani Gallardo (5-5, 3.79). Zack Wheeler is 2-0 with a 1.42 ERA over his last four starts. He has pitched 6.0 or more […]

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Who would you protect if there was another expansion draft?

An article by posted on July 25, 2014 0 Comments
Who would you protect if there was another expansion draft?

Thanks to this post on reddit, the writers over at Beyond the Box Score came up with the idea of conducting a mock expansion draft. That means, as a first step, for all 30 teams, each writer needs to select the list of 15 players they would protect as acting general manager. Any player left off […]

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