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Wilmer Flores Comes Through For Mets In LA

An article by posted on July 6, 2015 0 Comments
Wilmer Flores Comes Through For Mets In LA

Mets infielder Wilmer Flores has had an up and down 2015 season. Early in the year, Flores was struggling with his defense at shortstop, but Flores was hitting at times and as long as he hit, the Mets could deal with his defensive deficiencies. Lately he has been fielding better especially since the Mets moved […]

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Sherman: 5 Players Who Could Platoon With Lagares

An article by posted on July 6, 2015 0 Comments
Sherman: 5 Players Who Could Platoon With Lagares

As Juan Lagares continues to struggle against right handed pitching, should the Mets platoon their young center fielder? Lagares’ ability has clearly been limited by his elbow and rib injuries. He’s batting .254 with three home runs, but his issues are severely pronounced against righties. His OPS stands at .582 against them, which ranks among […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 8, Dodgers 0 #LetsGoMatz

An article by posted on July 5, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 8, Dodgers 0 #LetsGoMatz

The Mets (42-41) defeated the Los Angeles Dodgers (46-37) by a score of 8-0 this afternoon at Dodger Stadium. Steven Matz was handed a lead before he even took the mound today, as the Mets got out to an early 1-0 lead in the top half of the first. The Dodgers put on the shift […]

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Six-Man Rotation: Collins Says Harvey Needs To “Get Over It”

An article by posted on July 5, 2015 0 Comments
Six-Man Rotation: Collins Says Harvey Needs To “Get Over It”

Matt Harvey told reporters that he still doesn’t like pitching on extra rest following the Mets’ 4-3 loss in Los Angeles on Saturday. “With the six-man and then the day off, throwing last Saturday and then pitching this Saturday was tough,” Harvey told reporters after game. “We’re all having to deal with it. It’s not […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Dodgers, 4:10 PM

An article by posted on July 5, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Dodgers, 4:10 PM

The Mets and Dodgers will wrap up their series in Los Angeles this evening at 4:10 PM. In his second career start, Matz (1-0, 2.35) opposes right-hander Mike Bolsinger (4-2, 2.76) in the rubber game at Dodger Stadium. Sean Gilmartin hasn’t allowed a run in a career-high 11.2 innings and has yielded three runs over […]

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Don’t Count Out Michael Fulmer

An article by posted on July 5, 2015 0 Comments
Don’t Count Out Michael Fulmer

Steven Matz’s record setting debut had Met fans abuzz last weekend. Pre-game press stories hyping the event called Matz’s Citi Field ascendency ‘the final call up of the crop of Met ‘uber-pitching prospects,’ the last piece of Sandy Alderson’s Met pitching puzzle. Certainly, the highly touted cadre of young Met pitching prospects made being a […]

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MMO Game Recap: Dodgers 4, Mets 3

An article by posted on July 4, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Dodgers 4, Mets 3

The Dodgers defeated the Mets by a score of 4-3 in tonight’s game at Dodger Stadium. Offense: The Mets’ lineup wasn’t able to muster any offense tonight against Zack Greinke, who allowed only four hits in seven dominant innings. They had much better luck against the Dodgers’ bullpen, but their comeback attempt fell just short. […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Dodgers, 7:10 PM

An article by posted on July 4, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Dodgers, 7:10 PM

The New York Mets will look to make it two in a row tonight against the Los Angeles Dodgers in Chavez Ravine. Matt Harvey takes the mound for the Mets and will oppose Dodgers great’ Zack Greinke. The Mets are 29-34 all-time on July 4 and 3-2 in their last five contests on Independence Day. […]

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Red, White & Dodger Blue

An article by posted on July 4, 2015 0 Comments
Red, White & Dodger Blue

How about a Norse analogy for the celebration of our own nation’s independence? Noah “Thor” Syndergaard goes into the belly of the beast, Dodger Stadium itself, and matches arguably the greatest pitcher in the league over the past three years. T’was no rainbow bridge in this tale. Just one of the visitor unfriendliest venues in […]

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D’Arnaud Still In Arm Brace, No Timetable For Return

An article by posted on July 4, 2015 0 Comments
D’Arnaud Still In Arm Brace, No Timetable For Return

The latest injury update on starting catcher Travis d’Arnaud , who was eligible to come off the disabled list on Monday, continues to be very concerning. Speaking to reporters this evening at AT&T Park, Terry Collins said ew York Mets catcher Travis d’Arnaud continues to wear a brace for a left elbow sprain and is not particularly close to […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 2, Dodgers 1

An article by posted on July 4, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 2, Dodgers 1

The Mets (41-40) defeated the Los Angeles Dodgers (45-36) by a score of 2-1 tonight at Dodger Stadium. In the first inning, Curtis Granderson walked to lead off the game, and would advance to second on a ground out from Juan Lagares to give the Mets a chance to score early against Clayton Kershaw. After […]

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