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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Braves, 7:10 PM (Happy Thorsday!)

An article by posted on June 20, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Braves, 7:10 PM (Happy Thorsday!)

The New York Mets will look to snap their three-game skid and get back on track Saturday night at Turner Field. Rookie righthander Noah Syndergaard (2-4, 3.76) will take on the stopper role and will oppose fellow righty Williams Perez (3-0, 2.29) for the Braves at 7:10 PM. The Mets are 0-3 on their current […]

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Should The Mets Trade For A Reliever?

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Should The Mets Trade For A Reliever?

(Updated 6/20) Andy Martino of the Daily News argues that the Mets need to upgrade their bullpen at the trading deadline in addition to their lineup. “You think?” one team official said on Tuesday, when asked if the Mets needed to acquire a reliever. Martino says that the Mets do not have a solid 8th […]

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Zack Wheeler To Begin Throwing Next Month

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Zack Wheeler To Begin Throwing Next Month

Right-hander Zack Wheeler stopped by and visited with his teammates in Atlanta on Friday as they  began a weekend series with the Braves. Wheeler, who is in the recovery phase of his return from Tommy John surgery, told reporters he expects to start throwing a baseball next month. For now he’s been doing a lot […]

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Familia Out With Tightness In Left Groin

An article by posted on June 19, 2015 0 Comments
Familia Out With Tightness In Left Groin

As if an awful 2-1 loss to the Atlanta Braves on Friday night wasn’t enough, we may be without the team’s most valuable player for at least the next two games and maybe more. In the bottom of the eighth inning Jeurys Familia was brought in with the bases loaded to try and stop the […]

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MMO Game Recap: Braves 2, Mets 1 #BlameCollins

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MMO Game Recap: Braves 2, Mets 1 #BlameCollins

The Mets (36-33) were defeated by the Atlanta Braves (33-35) by a score of 2-1 tonight at Turner Field. The Mets spoiled yet another great outing for Jacob deGrom, who was looking for a victory on his 27th birthday. However, the Mets anemic offense and shoddy infield defense, as well as Terry Collins’ head scratching […]

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

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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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