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MMO Game Recap: Braves 5, Mets 3

An article by posted on April 11, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Braves 5, Mets 3

The Mets (2-3) were unable to stop the  Braves (5-0) on Saturday night, losing 5-3 in the house of horrors that is Turner Field. Dillon Gee got his first start of the year and was ineffective, allowing five runs on eight hits, striking out two while walking none. Gee got off to a good start, […]

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MLB Slaps Mejia With 80 Game Suspension After Testing Positive For Steroids (Updated)

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MLB Slaps Mejia With 80 Game Suspension After Testing Positive For Steroids (Updated)

MLB announced that Mets closer Jenrry Mejia has been suspended 80 games without pay for testing positive for Stanozolol – an anabolic steroid. Mejia, 25, says he has no idea how the substance ended up in his body. “I know the rules and I will accept my punishment, but I honestly have no idea how […]

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

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

The New York Mets (2-2) will try to even up the series with the Atlanta Braves (4-0) on Saturday at 7:10 PM at Turner Field. RHP Dillon Gee makes his first start of the season for the Mets and will oppose RHP Julio Teheran for the Braves. New York Mets RF Curtis Granderson (L) 3B David […]

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Flores Makes No Excuses After Rough Night Defensively At SS

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Flores Makes No Excuses After Rough Night Defensively At SS

Shortstop Wilmer Flores made no excuses for the pair of errors that each led to an unearned run in the Mets 5-3 loss to the Braves on Friday night. “It’s not a good feeling when your pitcher is making the right pitches and getting the ground balls and you’re not making the plays,” Flores said. […]

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John Mayberry Jr Will Play Regularly vs Lefties

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John Mayberry Jr Will Play Regularly vs Lefties

Mets manager Terry Collins mentioned that Mets reserve John  Mayberry Jr will start regularly vs left handed pitching due to his success vs southpaws. That will likely affect Lucas Duda and Curtis Granderson’s playing time. (Adam Rubin, ESPN) Mayberry signed with the Mets on Dec. 12 for $1.45 million. He made his first start on […]

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MMO Game Recap: Braves 5, Mets 3

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MMO Game Recap: Braves 5, Mets 3

The Mets dropped the opening game of the series against the Atlanta Braves tonight at Turner Field by a score of 5-3. Pitching: After rain delayed the start of the game by a little over an hour, Jon Niese took the mound for the Amazin’s. He was quickly greeted with a lead-off homer off the […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Braves, 7:35 PM

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Braves, 7:35 PM

The New York Mets (2-1) travel to Atlanta to face the first place Braves (3-0) on Friday at Turner Field at 7:35 PM. LHP Jon Niese will make his first start of the season for the Mets and will oppose fellow southpaw Eric Stults for the Braves. Last season, the Mets went 10-9 against the […]

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Undrafted Prospect T.J. Rivera Impressing Mets

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Undrafted Prospect T.J. Rivera Impressing Mets

Mets prospect and Bronx native T.J. Rivera was undrafted out of Troy University in Alabama. But so far in the minor leagues, he is making the Mets notice writes Adam Rubin of ESPN. Last season at Class-A St Lucie and Double-A Binghamton combined, he hit .349 with 5 home runs and 75 RBIs in 453 […]

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Star Power: Matt Harvey Is Big Box-Office Draw

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Star Power: Matt Harvey Is Big Box-Office Draw

In an exclusive interview with Mike Puma of the New York Post, Mets chief revenue officer Lou DePaoli said that the team has already sold upward of 30,000 tickets for Matt Harvey’s first home start scheduled for Tuesday, April 14 at Citi Field. “Generally the second home game of the season is the toughest to […]

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Mets Minors Recap: Stuart and Becerra Homer, Matz Impressive

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Mets Minors Recap: Stuart and Becerra Homer, Matz Impressive

Last night Steven Matz made his AAA debut last night in a 2-1 for the Las Vegas 51′s and pitched 5 scoreless before running into trouble in the 6th. Matz left the in the 6th inning after walking a batter that would later come around to score against Zack Thornton. Matz final line: 5.1, 3 […]

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Collins Insists Duda Not In A Platoon, But Will Sit Against Lefty In Atlanta

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Collins Insists Duda Not In A Platoon, But Will Sit Against Lefty In Atlanta

During spring training, Mets manager Terry Collins said that starting 1st baseman, Lucas Duda would not platoon at first base during the regular season. However that could be subject to change this weekend. The Mets will head into Atlanta to face another division rival, the Braves this weekend, who are set to start lefty, Eric […]

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