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Mets’ Young Guns To Be Featured On Sports Illustrated Cover

An article by posted on June 17, 2015 0 Comments
Mets’ Young Guns To Be Featured On Sports Illustrated Cover

Kevin Kernan of the New York Post reports that Tom Verducci is working on a cover story about the Mets’ young pitchers for Sports Illustrated. Earlier this week, Harvey was interviewed a second time by Verducci, and then he met with and interviewed Noah Syndergaard as well. Of course Harvey was the last Met featured on […]

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Featured Post: “It’s An Organizational Victory”

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Featured Post: “It’s An Organizational Victory”

Kevin Kernan of the New York Post caught up with Former GM Omar Minaya, who now works for the Players Association, and was at Citi Field on Monday. Under his watch, the Mets signed Steven Matz, Matt Harvey, Jacob deGrom, Jeurys Familia, Wilmer Flores, Lucas Duda, Juan Lagares and other key players. “Matz has always […]

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Collins Is Trying To Keep Cuddyer Rested

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Collins Is Trying To Keep Cuddyer Rested

Yesterday was the second time in three days that Michael Cuddyer was taken out of the starting lineup. Terry Collins said that this is all part of an effort to keep Cuddyer healthy for the remainder of the season. “No disrespect,” Collins said, “but at his age, we’re going to make sure that his legs […]

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Darrell Ceciliani Having Fun, Making The Most Of His Opportunity

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Darrell Ceciliani Having Fun, Making The Most Of His Opportunity

Playing left field in place of Michael Cuddyer who got the game off, outfielder Darrell Ceciliani went 2-for-3 on Tuesday night as the Mets edged the Blue Jays 3-2. Ceciliani, who played a pivotal role in the win, continues to earn playing time and is hitting .538 (7-13) over his last six games dating back to […]

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Mets Minor League Recap: Everybody Wins! Reynolds’ Homers

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Mets Minor League Recap: Everybody Wins! Reynolds’ Homers

Las Vegas (37-29) 10, Salt Lake 6 The 51′s were tied at 6-6 heading to the bottom of the 7th before Wilfredo Tovar, Johnny Monell and Kirk Nieuwenhuis each had RBI hits to cap the four run inning. Kirk was 2-4 with a RBI double in his return to the Mets system while playing center […]

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Collins Passes Gil Hodges For Third All-Time In Franchise Wins

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Collins Passes Gil Hodges For Third All-Time In Franchise Wins

Terry Collins won his 340th game with the Mets last night, surpassing Gil Hodges for the third-most managerial wins in team history. Only Davey Johnson (595) and Bobby Valentine (536) have more victories. While this is a nice milestone for the Collins, he has yet to manage the team to a winning season. He started […]

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Clutch Performance: Parnell Gets Five Huge Outs, Earns First Save In Two Years

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Clutch Performance: Parnell Gets Five Huge Outs, Earns First Save In Two Years

After cruising through the first seven innings, thanks to the tremendous effort by Matt Harvey, the Mets headed into the top of the eighth inning ahead by a score of 3-0. Terry Collins turned to righthander Carlos Torres to preserve Harvey’s gem, but it was quickly apparent that he didn’t have it and before you […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 3, Blue Jays 2

An article by posted on June 16, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 3, Blue Jays 2

The Mets (36-30) defeated the Blue Jays (34-32) by a score of 3-2 Tuesday night at Citi Field. Pitching: Matt Harvey looked like his 2013 self, finally putting it all together and delivering a dominant performance. He had command, velocity, and movement on all his pitches. He shut out the explosive Blue Jays over 7 […]

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MMO Game Thread: Blue Jays vs Mets, 7:10 PM

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MMO Game Thread: Blue Jays vs Mets, 7:10 PM

(Image designed by MMO reader David Dolinsky) The New York Mets and Toronto Blue Jays play the second of two games at Citi Field tonight before they head north of the border to play two more Wednesday and Thursday. Matt Harvey (6-4, 3.62) takes the mound for the Mets and will be opposed by fellow […]

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Adding Clarity and Perspective to Dillon Gee and Steven Matz Confusion

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Adding Clarity and Perspective to Dillon Gee and Steven Matz Confusion

As you know the New York Mets designated Dillon Gee for assignment on Monday. Speaking to reporters at Citi Field shortly after the news broke, Sandy Alderson added some clarity to why the team took the actions they did, what it means, and how this impacts pitching prospect Steven Matz. “It was a hard decision to make, […]

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Vic Black and Eric Goedell Not Close to Returning

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Vic Black and Eric Goedell Not Close to Returning

Reliever Vic Black, who has not pitched for the Mets at all so far this year due to a shoulder issue, has had another setback in his rehab recently, according to GM Sandy Alderson. This time it’s the groin that’s been bothering Black and he’s been unavailable to pitch for Triple-A as a result. Black […]

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