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Mets Showing Interest In Cuban SS Alfredo Rodriguez

An article by posted on May 28, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Showing Interest In Cuban SS Alfredo Rodriguez

According to Jim Bowden of MLB Network Radio the Mets and Padres are expected to lead the way in the bidding for Cuban SS Alfredo Rodriguez. Rodriguez is 21 years old and recently left Cuba with the intent of pursuing a contract in MLB. Rodriguez hit .265/.301/.284 in 304 plate appearances in the Serie Nacional last […]

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Matt Reynolds Could Fill The Void In The Infield

An article by posted on May 28, 2015 0 Comments
Matt Reynolds Could Fill The Void In The Infield

With David Wright‘s immediate future currently up in the air, the Mets have a huge hole in their lineup at the hot corner. Danny Muno and Eric Campbell don’t look like players that can fill an everyday role in the lineup. We have seen Campbell have success off the bench (last year), but he gets […]

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Breaking Down Noah Syndergaard vs Philadelphia Phillies

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Breaking Down Noah Syndergaard vs Philadelphia Phillies

Stat Line:  7.1 IP, 0 R, 6 K’s, 0 BB Living Low Noah Syndergaard continues to show great command of his fastball and curveball, throwing nearly all of his pitches below the hitter’s belt.  In yesterday afternoons start, Syndergaard threw only seven of his 101 pitches above the belt with one of those pitches coming intentionally […]

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Marcos Molina Is Being Evaluated For Tommy John

An article by posted on May 28, 2015 0 Comments
Marcos Molina Is Being Evaluated For Tommy John

According to Adam Rubin of ESPN New York, Mets’ pitching prospect Marcos Molina was shut down after six starts this season because of elbow difficulty. The 20 year old right hander has one of the highest upsides in the Mets’ minors, and he was rated as the Mets’ 9th best prospect by MMO during our preseason […]

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Gee and d’Arnaud Expected To Be Activated During Next Road Trip

An article by posted on May 28, 2015 0 Comments
Gee and d’Arnaud Expected To Be Activated During Next Road Trip

Dillon Gee pitched 6.2 solid innings last night during his final rehab start for Double-A Binghamton. He allowed two earned runs and five hits while striking out four. Gee has been on the DL since early May due to a groin injury, and his return will allow the Mets to expand to a six man […]

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Vic Black Is Ready To Return

An article by posted on May 28, 2015 0 Comments
Vic Black Is Ready To Return

Mets reliever Vic Black, who has been trying to come back from shoulder and neck issues, passed a significant hurdle last night. The right-hander has now pitched in back to back scoreless relief appearances with Double-A Binghamton and according to Mets pitching coach Dan Warthen, Black is now ready to come off the DL. However, […]

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Syndergaard Does It All, Hammers Phillies But Good

An article by posted on May 27, 2015 0 Comments
Syndergaard Does It All, Hammers Phillies But Good

Reportedly, Noah Syndergaard promised his dad a win on Wednesday for his birthday, and like a dutiful and appreciative son he gave his father all that and more. On the mound, Syndergaard was absolutely filthy, blending his 100 mph heat with a jaw-dropping curve and knee-buckling sinker that left the Phillies lineup stunned, helpless, and […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 7, Phillies 0 #HammerTime

An article by posted on May 27, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 7, Phillies 0 #HammerTime

The Mets (27-21) completed the three game sweep of the Philadelphia Phillies (19-30) this afternoon at Citi Field by a score of 7-0. Pitching:  Noah Syndergaard had the best start of his young career, as he went 7.2 strong innings, striking out six and walking none. He allowed six hits, but kept the Phillies off […]

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Mets Will Keep Six-Man Rotation Until Mid-August

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Mets Will Keep Six-Man Rotation Until Mid-August

Update, May 27 Once Dillon Gee rejoins the Mets after his start in Binghamton today, the Mets will move to a six-man rotation, pitching coach Dan Warthen said today. That will continue until at least early to mid-August. The goal, Warthen said, is to cut down each pitcher from about 33 starts over the course […]

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Angels Acquire Kirk Nieuwenhuis

An article by posted on May 27, 2015 0 Comments
Angels Acquire Kirk Nieuwenhuis

The Mets have traded Kirk Nieuwenhuis to the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim in return for cash considerations, reports Adam Rubin of ESPN New York on Twitter. Nieuwenhuis, 27, hit at a .079/.125/.132 clip (3-for-38) this season for the Mets before being designated for assignment last week. After a nice campaign last year where Nieuwenhuis […]

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Brewers Could Trade Braun, Gomez or Segura For Right Price

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Brewers Could Trade Braun, Gomez or Segura For Right Price

Milwaukee beat writer Todd Rosiak of the Journal-Sentinel believes the Brewers would trade outfielder Ryan Braun, but only if a team were to take on his entire salary which he calls unlikely. “I’d think they most certainly would, but because of the money he’s owed – his extension doesn’t even kick in until next season […]

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