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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Braves, 7:35 PM

An article by posted on June 19, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Braves, 7:35 PM

After getting swept by the Blue Jays during the two-game set in Toronto, the New York Mets head to Atlanta to open a three-game series against the Braves at Turner Field. Jacob deGrom (7-4, 2.33) gets the nod for the Mets and is expected to face RHP Matt Wisler who will be making his major […]

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Lagares Dealing With Elbow Soreness, Collins Implies Tommy John Surgery

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Lagares Dealing With Elbow Soreness, Collins Implies Tommy John Surgery

During yesterday’s pregame press conference, Terry Collins said that Juan Lagares‘ elbow injury is limiting his ability in the outfield. (Adam Rubin, ESPN NY) “The elbow injury is something that it, for sure, has kept him from making the throws that he would normally make on a daily basis,” Collins said. “We’ve asked him to […]

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Collins Wants Sluggish Mets To Show More Energy

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Collins Wants Sluggish Mets To Show More Energy

After winning the first two games over the Blue Jays at Citi Field, the Mets arrived in Toronto at 3 A.M., due to a delay in their flight out of New York and by customs. For the next two games in Toronto, the Mets looked like a tired team with no energy. After losing 8-0 […]

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Morning Grind: Logan Verrett Impresses In Mets Debut

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Morning Grind: Logan Verrett Impresses In Mets Debut

After a head scratching move earlier this week that saw the Mets’ brass promote Akeel Morris from Single-A St. Lucie straight to the big leagues, the team righted the ship by demoting Morris to Double-A Binghamton after he surrendered five runs in two-third’s of an inning in Wednesday night’s loss to the Toronto Blue Jays. […]

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Breaking Down Bartolo Colon vs. Toronto Blue Jays

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Breaking Down Bartolo Colon vs. Toronto Blue Jays

Stat Line:  4.1 IP, 6 ER, 9 H, 4 K, 1 BB After effectively completing his first three innings Thursday night, Bartolo Colon gave up six runs on six hits during the fourth inning to the tough Toronto Blue Jays lineup.  This article seeks to explain the cause of Colon’s struggles during the fourth inning. Flaw […]

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Brooklyn Cyclones 2015 Season Primer

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Brooklyn Cyclones 2015 Season Primer

Tonight brings the beginning of the season for the Mets Single-A short season affiliate the Brooklyn Cyclones who head to Staten Island to start their season. The Cyclones home debut will be on Saturday at 6 PM as they take on Staten Island once again. Last year the Cyclones finished 42-34 missing the playoffs for […]

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MMO Game Recap: Blue Jays 7, Mets 1

An article by posted on June 18, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Blue Jays 7, Mets 1

  The Mets (36-32) fell 7-1 to the Blue Jays (36-32) on Thursday night in Toronto. Bartolo Colon pitched for the Mets and got knocked around, allowing seven runs (six earned, although it should have been less) on nine hits (see above) and a walk in 4.1 innings, striking out four. RA Dickey, the only […]

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Mets Sign Their Top Two Draft Picks

An article by posted on June 18, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Sign Their Top Two Draft Picks

The New York Mets announced they have signed their top two selections in the 2015 MLB Draft; OF Desmond Lindsay and LHP Max Wotel. Lindsay, 18, was selected in the second round, No. 53 overall, and hails from the Out Of Door Academy in Bradenton, Florida. At 6’0 and 200 pounds, Lindsay is a right-handed […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Blue Jays, 7:07 PM

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Blue Jays, 7:07 PM

The New York Mets and Toronto Blue Jays complete a home-and-home series at 7:07 p.m. ET on Thursday night at Rogers Centre. Bartolo Colon (9-4, 4.41) and ex-Met R.A. Dickey (2-6, 5.29) will mix it up in a battle of 40-something mound veterans. Colon seeks to join Pittsburgh’s Gerrit Cole as MLB’s only 10-game winners. […]

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Jon Niese Has Shown Significant Improvement

An article by posted on June 18, 2015 0 Comments
Jon Niese Has Shown Significant Improvement

In a year highlighted by one of the league’s best rotations, a big reason the Mets remain atop the National League East 67 games into the season, some fans remain unsatisfied with one particular member of that rotation. Jon Niese has had the worst start to a season of his career posting an ERA over 7 in […]

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Road Warriors The Mets Are Not

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Road Warriors The Mets Are Not

Here it is Thursday, June 18 and the New York Mets find themselves in first place with a 36-31 record and a 1 1/2 game lead over the Washington Nationals. It feels good. It’s amazing when you think about it. The Mets have played some exciting baseball this season and I couldn’t be happier with […]

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