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MMO Players of the Week: The Metsiest Eight Game Winning Streak in History

An article by posted on April 20, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Players of the Week: The Metsiest Eight Game Winning Streak in History

This week will officially go down as the weirdest in Mets history. 8 wins in a row. First undefeated opening homestand in franchise history. First place. Finally beating the damn Marlins for once. Scoring runs at Citi Field! Ejections, catcher’s interference, (failed) challenges up the wazoo, beanballs, comebacks and Bartolo Colon RBIs. The Mets usually […]

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Collins Wants Contract Extension, But Mets Brass Ain’t Talking

An article by posted on April 20, 2015 0 Comments
Collins Wants Contract Extension, But Mets Brass Ain’t Talking

In an report by Steve Marcus of Newsday, Terry Collins says that he is not concerned about his job security but is looking forward to continuing on as manager of the Mets and signing an extension. Collins told Marcus that he’s made the team aware of his intentions to stay on as Mets manager. He […]

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Mets Promote Kevin Plawecki, Hansel Robles Following Injuries

An article by posted on April 19, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Promote Kevin Plawecki, Hansel Robles Following Injuries

According to Mets general manager Sandy Alderson, the team has promoted their #2 top prospect Kevin Plawecki and their #22 top prospect Hansel Robles in the wake of the injuries to Travis d’Arnaud and Jerry Blevins during today’s game against the Marlins. Kevin Plawecki, a Mets first round pick in 2012, was “very close to […]

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Matt Harvey Was Sick, But Wanted To Make His Start

An article by posted on April 19, 2015 0 Comments
Matt Harvey Was Sick, But Wanted To Make His Start

Matt Harvey had an excuse for Sunday’s mediocre performance by his standards. He was sick for a couple of days. It affected his sleeping and his ability to comfortably swallow. (Adam Rubin, ESPN) The illness intensified on Sunday so he texted a Mets trainer at 7:30 AM. But despite that, he still decided to make […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 7, Marlins 6

An article by posted on April 19, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 7, Marlins 6

The excitement of the Mets 7-6 Harvey Day victory over the Marlins–their eighth straight win–was soured by the news of significant injuries to both Jerry Blevins and Travis d’Arnaud. Blevins, who came on to relieve Matt Harvey in the seventh, was struck with a comebacker and would be taken out of the game, later diagnosed […]

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MMO Game Thread: Marlins vs Mets, 1:10 PM (Sweep the Fish!)

An article by posted on April 19, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Marlins vs Mets, 1:10 PM (Sweep the Fish!)

Guess what day it is? Matt Harvey (2-0, 2.25 ERA) gets the start today as the New York Mets aim for their eighth straight win vs. the Miami Marlins today at Citi Field. Harvey will be opposed by Tom Koehler (1-1, 3.18) for the Marlins at 1:10 PM. The Mets enter the series finale having […]

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Mets Fans Breathing Life Into A Revived Citi Field

An article by posted on April 19, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Fans Breathing Life Into A Revived Citi Field

Citi Field opened it’s gates for the first time in 2009. The Mets were coming off a second disappointing finish in a row to their season that saw them just miss the playoffs on the final game of the season. The Mets still won 89 games and had high hopes for their team entering Citi’s […]

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Familia To Remain Closer When Parnell Returns

An article by posted on April 19, 2015 0 Comments
Familia To Remain Closer When Parnell Returns

Jeurys Familia will remain the Mets closer after Bobby Parnell and Vic Black return from their rehab stints, reports MMO’s Clayton Collier from Citi Field. “If Bobby Parnell and Vic Black show up tomorrow, Jeurys Familia will still close,” Terry Collins said in his pre-game media session. Since taking over as the team’s closer, Familia […]

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DeGrom Extends Scoreless Streak, Mets Continue To Excite and Impress

An article by posted on April 19, 2015 0 Comments
DeGrom Extends Scoreless Streak, Mets Continue To Excite and Impress

What can anyone say about Jacob deGrom that we haven’t read or heard a thousand times already? Shall I tell you that he’s a grinder who pitches fearlessly no matter who’s digging in at the plate? Shades of Bob Gibson and Pedro Martinez. Fearless. Or that he’s always thinking and making adjustments as the game […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 5, Marlins 4 (SEVEN IN A ROW!!!)

An article by posted on April 18, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 5, Marlins 4 (SEVEN IN A ROW!!!)

The Mets defeated the Marlins this evening (despite a late inning Marlin threat) at Citi Field by a score of 5-4, winning their seventh straight game! The Mets’ seven-game winning streak is their longest since they won eight in a row in June 2010. They won 10 straight in 2008, and have a franchise record […]

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