Mets News & Notes

Dillon Gee Starting Sunday Against Braves

An article by posted on June 12, 2015 0 Comments
Dillon Gee Starting Sunday Against Braves

The Mets just announced that Dillon Gee will start on Sunday against the Atlanta Braves, pushing Noah Syndergaard back to Monday when the team plays the Toronto Blue Jays. No other explanation was given, but Adam Rubin cites Sandy Alderson as saying the plan is a “6-Man Lite Rotation” and the team will use Gee […]

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Travis d’Arnaud Has Picked Up Right Where He Left Off

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Travis d’Arnaud Has Picked Up Right Where He Left Off

Usually, when a guy is out almost two months, you wonder if it will take them a little while to find their stroke again due to missing so much time. Before Travis d’Arnaud went down with a fractured metacarpal bone in his right hand, he was looking like he was on his way to breaking […]

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Collins Wants Harvey To Be Like He Was

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Collins Wants Harvey To Be Like He Was

Matt Harvey and pitching coach Dan Warthen spent Thursday watching film and working together trying to find the root of the problem plaguing the Mets right-hander over his last four starts. Warthen told Kevin Kernan of the New York Post that progress was made and two of them identified the problem. “Harvey was landing too […]

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Alderson Updates Reporters On Trade Front

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Alderson Updates Reporters On Trade Front

Sandy Alderson updated reporters on Thursday about the current trade climate and what type of player they are hoping to acquire. “I’d say it’s a very narrow market. Teams are not looking to dump their players in the middle of June. That’s like advertising to their fans that the season is over. I don’t care […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 5, Giants 4

An article by posted on June 11, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 5, Giants 4

The Mets (32-29) were able to salvage the final game of the series against the San Francisco Giants (34-27) tonight at Citi Field by a score of 5-4. Jon Niese started for the Mets, and got off to a rough start, surrendering two runs in the opening inning which made all Mets fans, including myself, […]

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Wright To Remain In Los Angeles Several More Weeks To Treat Back

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Wright To Remain In Los Angeles Several More Weeks To Treat Back

Sandy Alderson told reporters at Citi Field that David Wright will remain in Los Angeles for several more weeks while receiving treatment on his back for spinal stenosis. (Adam Rubin, ESPN) There is still no timetable for Wright to return and last week Alderson said something ominous about that, “We’re not on the edge of […]

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

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

The New York Mets will finish off their series with the San Francisco Giants tonight at Citi Field as Jon Niese (3-6, 4.46 ERA) takes on Tim Lincecum (6-3, 3.29 ERA) at 7:10 PM. After dropping the first two games of this series to the Giants, the Mets will look to avoid being swept in […]

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Laying Down The Law On Mets Prospects

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Laying Down The Law On Mets Prospects

Here are some interesting comments and insights on a few of our top prospects from Keith Law’s weekly chat on ESPN.com. Kevin (NYC): Dominic Smith has been on fire recently at High-A St. Lucie after a rough start. What are your thoughts on him? Do you think the power will come? Obviously he is young for his […]

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Mets Activate Parnell and Herrera; Gee And Tejada Placed On Leave

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Mets Activate Parnell and Herrera; Gee And Tejada Placed On Leave

The Mets have activated Bobby Parnell and Dilson Herrera from the disabled list, and both will join the Mets for tonight’s game. To make room, the Mets have placed Dillon Gee, whose grandmother passed away, on the bereavement list. Ruben Tejada, whose significant other had a baby today, has been placed on paternity leave. The […]

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With Mets Currently Trending At 73 Wins, Is Front Office Already Looking Toward 2016?

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With Mets Currently Trending At 73 Wins, Is Front Office Already Looking Toward 2016?

“Let’s just say I would be very disappointed if the Mets fail to make the playoffs this season.” – Sandy Alderson, February 5, 2015 Among other things during a special season ticket holder event at Citi Field, the Mets general manager was asked by a frustrated fan if he had done enough to address the […]

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Mets Will Activate Dilson Herrera Before Tonight’s Game

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Mets Will Activate Dilson Herrera Before Tonight’s Game

Rookie second basemen Dilson Herrera is on his way to New York and will be activated before tonight’s game against the Giants, the team announced. Herrera, 21, has been on the disabled list since May 15 with a fractured right middle finger. During his rehab assignment, Herrera went 8-for-18 combined at St. Lucie and Triple-A Las […]

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