Mets News & Notes

MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Phillies, 7:05 PM

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Phillies, 7:05 PM

The New York Mets will look to even things up after a 3-1 loss to the last place Philadelphia Phillies on Friday night. Jon Niese (2-2, 2.40 ERA) will get the start on Saturday and will be opposed by former Met Aaron Harang (3-2, 2.35 ERA) for the Phillies in a 7:05 PM matchup at Citizens Bank Park. […]

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Mets Minor League Batting Leaders

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Mets Minor League Batting Leaders

It is a little early in the season for this but I thought it would be fun to look at some of the Mets affiliates batting leaders to get an idea of how some of our prospects are doing. Keep in mind that many of these are small sample sizes (under 100 at bats) and […]

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Are You Ready For Thor’s Day?!?!

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Are You Ready For Thor’s Day?!?!

It was very interesting to hear what Steve Gelbs had to say about his conversation with Mets Triple-A pitching coach Frank Viola on Friday. The two of them spoke shortly after the team announced that their top prospect, Noah Syndergaard, was being promoted and would make his MLB debut on Tuesday against the Chicago Cubs. I […]

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If It Happens, Mets Seem Well Equipped To Usher In The DH

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If It Happens, Mets Seem Well Equipped To Usher In The DH

Designated Hitter. The concept invokes a variety of opinions, however, the majority of National League baseball fans view it unfavorably. There’s great arguments on both sides, it would benefit the game in many ways and certainly add more excitement. However, it would also mark the end of a tradition that has held strong for decades, […]

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Harvey Cites Extra Rest For Mediocre Performance Against Phillies

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Harvey Cites Extra Rest For Mediocre Performance Against Phillies

It was obvious right from the start of Friday night’s 3-1 loss to  the Phillies, that Mets ace Matt Harvey seemed a little off. Vying for his sixth win of the season, Harvey labored through six innings and was tagged for three runs on six hits and a walk, including a home run by Ryan […]

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MMO Game Recap: Phillies 3, Mets 1

An article by posted on May 8, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Phillies 3, Mets 1

The Mets (18-11) dropped the first game of a three game weekend series to the Philadelphia Phillies (11-19) by a score of 3-1. Matt Harvey started for the Mets and did not have his A game working tonight, however he still only allowed three runs over six innings while scattering six hits and striking out […]

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Gee To DL With Strained Groin, Syndergaard To Make MLB Debut Tuesday

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Gee To DL With Strained Groin, Syndergaard To Make MLB Debut Tuesday

It’s official… Moments ago Sandy Alderson announced that Dillon Gee was being placed on the DL with a strained groin, and that Noah Syndergaard will be promoted and make his major league debut on Tuesday against the Chicago Cubs at Wrigley Field. Bartolo Colon will start in Gee’s place on Sunday on regular rest. Sandy […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Phillies, 7:05 PM

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Phillies, 7:05 PM

The Mets are in Philadelphia on Friday night to begin a three-game series with the Phillies. It’ll be a battle of the aces as Matt Harvey (5-0, 2.41 ERA, 2.79 FIP) takes on Cole Hamels (1-3, 4.14 ERA, 5.41 FIP). Harvey is attempting to become the fourth Mets pitcher to win his first six starts […]

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ESPN New York: Syndergaard or Matz Could Make Spot Start In May

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ESPN New York: Syndergaard or Matz Could Make Spot Start In May

I wanted to update this post with some new information from Adam Rubin of ESPN New York who writes: “The Mets are beginning a stretch of 20 games in 20 days on Friday in Philly. While noncommittal so far, the Mets could use a spot starter during that stretch if the rotation’s workload is taxing, […]

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DeGrom Rediscovered Himself In Last Start

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DeGrom Rediscovered Himself In Last Start

After a couple of rough outings, Jacob deGrom bounced back in a big way vs the Orioles on Wednesday night at Citifield. The 2014 N.L. Rookie of the Year pitched seven strong innings, allowing only one run while striking out nine, to lead the Mets to a 5-1 win and a two game sweep of the O’s. […]

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