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MMO Game Thread: Marlins vs Mets, 4:10 PM

An article by posted on May 30, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Marlins vs Mets, 4:10 PM

After the Miami Marlins took the first game of the series on Friday night, the New York Mets will try to rebound on Saturday at Citi Field. Jonathon Niese (3-5, 4.08) gets the starting assignment for the Mets and will oppose right-hander Tom Koehler (3-3, 3.44 for the Marlins. Today is New York’s 50th game. […]

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Harvey Frustrated After Second Consecutive Loss

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Harvey Frustrated After Second Consecutive Loss

Last night on Twitter one of my followers asked why we get so ramped up for Harvey Day when it so often results in a loss. I had to think about that one for a second, but thinking back to a few times this season and at least 7-8  times in 2013, he may be […]

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Lucas Duda Made Right Call Turning Down Mets Three-Year Extension

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Lucas Duda Made Right Call Turning Down Mets Three-Year Extension

After hitting a career high 30 home runs in 2014, Lucas Duda got off to a slow start in the power department this season, prompting some concern. However, he has certainly picked up the pace in the past week. Duda hit a solo home run in the fourth inning of Friday night’s 4-3 loss to […]

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Wright Received Epidural Shot In His Back

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Wright Received Epidural Shot In His Back

Seeking out one of the best back and spinal specialists in the country, David Wright flew to California to meet with Dr. Michael Watkins and his physical therapy team after being diagnosed with Spinal Stenosis last weekend. Sandy Alderson told reporters before the game on Friday, that Wright received an epidural injection in his back on Monday to […]

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MMO Game Recap: Marlins 4, Mets 3

An article by posted on May 29, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Marlins 4, Mets 3

The Miami Marlins (19-30) defeated the Mets (27-22) by a score of 4-3 tonight at Citi Field. Despite striking out eleven batters, Matt Harvey‘s fate was sealed early on when Justin Bour took him deep for a three-run home run in the fourth inning. Altogether, Harvey let up four runs and six hits over eight […]

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D’Arnaud’s Return To Be Delayed By Bone Bruise In Wrist

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D’Arnaud’s Return To Be Delayed By Bone Bruise In Wrist

Update, May 29 Travis d’Arnaud now reportedly has a bone bruise in his right wrist, which will delay his return to the Mets. d’Arnaud recently felt discomfort while swinging. He saw a hand specialist in Florida and will stay in St. Lucie for the time being. May 26 Big step forward for Travis d’Arnaud  who played and […]

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Phillies DFA Grady Sizemore; Is He An Option For Mets Bench?

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Phillies DFA Grady Sizemore; Is He An Option For Mets Bench?

Earlier today, the Philadelphia Phillies designated outfielder Grady Sizemore for assignment in order to make room on the active roster for Cody Asche, who has spent the last several weeks at Triple-A transitioning from third base to outfield. Sizemore, 32, is only hitting .245/.288/.296 in 39 games for the Phillies this season, but can be […]

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

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

The New York Mets open a three-game series against the Miami Marlins at Citi Field on Friday. Matt Harvey (5-2, 2.91) will try to put his last start behind him and he will oppose right-hander Dan Haren (4-2, 3.09) for the Marlins at 7:10 PM. Harvey is one of only two starters in the last […]

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Michael Conforto Promoted To AA Binghamton

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Michael Conforto Promoted To AA Binghamton

The Mets twitter account broke the news we have all been waiting for at 10:14 today. With the promotion of Jayce Boyd to Las Vegas yesterday it was only a matter of time before the Mets made the move to promote Michael Conforto to Binghamton. Conforto was hitting .283/.350/.462 with 12 doubles, 7 homeruns, 28 […]

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Scott Boras Approves Of Mets Six-Man Rotation

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Scott Boras Approves Of Mets Six-Man Rotation

Joel Sherman of the NY Post argues that it’s a mistake for the Mets to use a 6 man rotation. The Mets’ plan is to limit the amount of innings for their starters, especially Matt Harvey‘s since it’s his first year back from Tommy John surgery. While Sherman understands that the Mets want to be cautious […]

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Mejia Inching Towards Return Date

An article by posted on May 28, 2015 0 Comments
Mejia Inching Towards Return Date

As Joel Sherman of the New York Post wrote today, Jenrry Mejia‘s possible return date from his 80-game suspension is in sight and right now, the Mets are saying he will return to the team. Mejia will be allowed to rehab and even pitch in the minor leagues before he is eligible to return to […]

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