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

An article by posted on May 9, 2015 0 Comments
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

An article by posted on May 9, 2015 0 Comments
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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Mets Minor League Recap: Vegas Won 14th Straight, B’Mets Walk-off On King Single

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Mets Minor League Recap: Vegas Won 14th Straight, B’Mets Walk-off On King Single

Las Vegas (20-8) 8, Albuquerque 2 Noah Syndergaard had himself a game where his pitching was the biggest story as he came to bat in the top of the 8th a triple shy of the cycle. Noah hit a double off the wall in left center field that traveled about 425 feet in his first […]

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Sources: Plawecki Will Likely Return To Minors When TDA Returns

An article by posted on May 7, 2015 0 Comments
Sources: Plawecki Will Likely Return To Minors When TDA Returns

Marc Carig and David Lennon of Newsday are reporting that sources indicate that catcher Kevin Plawecki would most likely be sent back to Triple-A Las Vegas once Travis d’Arnaud returns from the disabled list. “The internal belief is that Plawecki could still benefit from playing every day in the minor leagues as opposed to splitting […]

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MMO Comment Guidelines

An article by posted on May 7, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Comment Guidelines

Our goal at MMO is to raise the level of discourse in the comment threads by eliminating inappropriate language and insults, and encouraging a lively and healthy discussion about the New York Mets or baseball in general. Please follow these simple guidelines: 1. You are all welcome to leave comments and join in or start a debate […]

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