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Mets Six-Man Rotation Begins In San Diego

An article by posted on June 1, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Six-Man Rotation Begins In San Diego

When right-hander Dillon Gee rejoins the rotation on Wednesday against the Padres in San Diego, the much debated six-man rotation goes from all talk to all business for the New York Mets. The Mets will have Jacob deGrom pitching in the series opener on Monday against the Padres, with Noah Syndergaard going on Tuesday, Gee […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 4, Marlins 3

An article by posted on May 31, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 4, Marlins 3

The New York Mets avoided a sweep at the hands of the Miami Marlins on Sunday, edging them out by a final score of 4-3. Pitching Bartolo Colon got the start and delivered a solid performance, holding the Marlins to three runs over seven innings of work. The one mistake was a pitch he left […]

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MMO Game Thread: Marlins vs Mets, 1:10 PM

An article by posted on May 31, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Marlins vs Mets, 1:10 PM

After dropping the first two games of this series, the Mets will look to avoid being swept in a three-game series by the Marlins for the first time since May 5-7, 2014 at Miami. Bartolo Colon (7-3, 4.82 ERA) will face David Phelps (2-2, 3.56 ERA) at Citi Field in a 1:10 PM matchup. Bartolo Colon is tied […]

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Citi Can’t Hold ‘Em All

An article by posted on May 31, 2015 0 Comments
Citi Can’t Hold ‘Em All

When I spoke with hall of fame broadcaster for the Miami Marlins, Dave Van Horne, he commented, “Some of the more exceptional hitters like the Marlins own Giancarlo Stanton can make any park look small.” Mr. Van Horne was referencing his team’s home of Marlins Park, which, by MLB’s standards, is as pitcher friendly as […]

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Parnell Roughed Up For Five Runs

An article by posted on May 31, 2015 0 Comments
Parnell Roughed Up For Five Runs

Pitching on consecutive days, reliever Bobby Parnell was hammered in a rehab appearance for the Binghamton Mets on Saturday night. Parnell was roughed up for five runs on five hits and two walks in just 1/3 of an inning for the B-Mets, who lost to Altoona 13-4. May 29 Terry Collins told reporters on Friday that […]

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Lawsuit With B-Mets Settled, But Club Silent On Possible Move

An article by posted on May 31, 2015 0 Comments
Lawsuit With B-Mets Settled, But Club Silent On Possible Move

The owners of the Binghamton Mets were sued in U.S. District Court. The group that sued the Mets minor league team (Main Street Baseball), claimed it had an agreement to purchase the Double-A club for $8.5 million to move it to Wilmington, Delaware. On Friday, the two sides agreed to settle their lawsuit according to […]

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MMO Game Recap: Marlins 9, Mets 5

An article by posted on May 30, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Marlins 9, Mets 5

The Mets (27-23) fell 9-5 to the Marlins (20-30) on Saturday evening at Citi Field. Jon Niese pitched for the Mets and continued his string of rough outings. The lefty allowed five runs (four earned) on seven hits in four innings, striking out three and walking none. The Mets grabbed an early lead against Tom […]

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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

An article by posted on May 30, 2015 0 Comments
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

An article by posted on May 30, 2015 0 Comments
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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