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Mets Take Subway Series Opener With 5-1 Defeat Of Yankees

An article by posted on September 18, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Take Subway Series Opener With 5-1 Defeat Of Yankees

The New York Mets (84-63) defeated the New York Yankees (80-66) by a score of 5-1 on Friday night at Citi Field, taking the opener of the Subway Series and reducing their magic number to clinch the NL East to eight. Pitching: Steven Matz started the game just a bit amped up to say the […]

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MMO Exclusive: Sandy Alderson Explains How Cespedes Deal Went Down

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MMO Exclusive: Sandy Alderson Explains How Cespedes Deal Went Down

I just read Dave Dombrowski explain in an article by Gordon Edes of ESPN, his version of events on how the Yoenis Cespedes deal between the Tigers and the Mets went down. I was very curious to see what Dombrowski had to say, mainly because Sandy Alderson was gracious enough to give MMO’s John Bernhardt […]

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MMO Game Thread: Yankees vs Mets, 7:10 PM (Rumble In Queens!)

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MMO Game Thread: Yankees vs Mets, 7:10 PM (Rumble In Queens!)

Here we go… The New York Mets and the New York Yankees rumble this weekend for a three game series at a sold-out Citi Field beginning tonight at 7:10 PM. Rookie left-hander Steven Matz (3-0, 1.88 ERA) opposes right-hander Masahiro Tanaka (12-6, 3.40) in Friday’s series opener. The Mets have won seven of the last […]

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We Believe In Our Mets, We Believe In Our Young Starting Pitchers

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We Believe In Our Mets, We Believe In Our Young Starting Pitchers

Mike Axisa of CBS Sports listed eight things everyone should know about the Mets vs Yankees Subway Series that begins tonight at Citi Field. At No. 6 he points out the following about the Mets Starting Rotation, which hasn’t been nearly as dominant as it had been from April through July. “No team in baseball […]

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Is This The Biggest Subway Series Ever During The Regular Season?

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Is This The Biggest Subway Series Ever During The Regular Season?

In 19 years since the Subway Series started, there has never a regular season matchup that had as many playoff implications as this one. There’s so much on the line in this series as both teams are fighting to win their divisions with only a few weeks to play. The Mets are already in a […]

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Matz Prepared For Most Important Start Of His Career

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Matz Prepared For Most Important Start Of His Career

In what will be the biggest start of his young career, Steven Matz appears completely unfazed by the pressure of tonight’s start against the Yankees. The crowd at Citi Field will be electric, and the tough Yankees’ lineup, that ranks second in the MLB in runs scored, will pose a challenging threat to the Mets’ […]

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Keith Hernandez Compares Terry Collins To Whitey Herzog

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Keith Hernandez Compares Terry Collins To Whitey Herzog

Mets color broadcaster Keith Hernandez made some interesting comments about Terry Collins in an article from the St. Louis Post Dispatch. “Terry has done a great job of managing everybody, just like Whitey used to,” Hernandez said. “Mixing and matching, making everybody feel a part of the club.” Of course, the famous Whitey Herzog helped […]

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Captain Wright Ready To “Take Back New York”

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Captain Wright Ready To “Take Back New York”

Mets Captain David Wright sat down with Newsday to discuss the current state of New York baseball, and the craving for the Metropolitans to take back the city. “That’s ultimately what New York wants,” Wright said. “They love gritty, younger-type teams, homegrown. And I think that’s what we can provide. We play exciting baseball. You […]

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Love Potion No. 9, Mets Magic Number Drops As Marlins Defeat Nats 6-4

An article by posted on September 17, 2015 0 Comments
Love Potion No. 9, Mets Magic Number Drops As Marlins Defeat Nats 6-4

The Miami Marlins are quickly becoming the grinches of September, stealing wins against teams who need them desperately. After the Marlins outplayed the New York Mets in Flushing, they traveled to Washington D.C. to take on the Nationals. The pesky Marlins defeated the Nationals by a score of 6-4 tonight which puts the Nats a […]

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Matz And Conforto Named Mets Prospects Of The Year

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Matz And Conforto Named Mets Prospects Of The Year

  MLB Pipeline recently named their Prospects of the Year for each team with pitcher Steven Matz and outfielder Michael Conforto getting the honors for the Mets. Both are no-brainers as they have excelled this year including at the Major League level. Conforto will lose is prospect status very soon needing only 12 more at […]

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