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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Braves, 7:10 PM (Atlanta Beatdown!)

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Braves, 7:10 PM (Atlanta Beatdown!)

The New York Mets roll into Atlanta for a four-game series against the Braves fresh off of an incredible sweep of the Washington Nationals in DC. The Mets (78-61) have opened a seven-game division lead over Washington (71-68) with 23 games remaining and their magic number is down to 17. The Mets are 17 games […]

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Travis d’Arnaud and Michael Conforto: Unsung Heroes of 2015 Mets

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Travis d’Arnaud and Michael Conforto: Unsung Heroes of 2015 Mets

The acquisitions of Juan Uribe, Kelly Johnson and particularly Yoenis Cespedes proved crucial in sparking the Mets late-July turnaround. Cespedes, a multi-tool talent in the outfield, has performed so well, his name is being mentioned in MVP discussions despite just playing in just 36 National League games. Johnson and Uribe, in addition to their veteran […]

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Zack Wheeler Making Progress In Rehab From TJS

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Zack Wheeler Making Progress In Rehab From TJS

Mets right-handed starter Zack Wheeler, who underwent Tommy John surgery last March, is making progress on his rehab from the operation reports Adam Rubin of ESPN New York. The Mets open up a four game series with the Braves and Wheeler will visit with the team at Turner Field during the duration of the series […]

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Warthen: Matt Harvey Has Not Been Abused

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Warthen: Matt Harvey Has Not Been Abused

Just wanted to update this earlier post by alerting you to a fantastic article by Jared Diamond of the Wall Street Journal who writes: “Even after allowing seven runs in 5 1/3 innings to the Washington Nationals on Tuesday night, Harvey has thrown the ninth-fewest pitches per inning of any pitcher in baseball with at […]

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Yoenis Cespedes Has Found His Way Into The NL MVP Discussion

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Yoenis Cespedes Has Found His Way Into The NL MVP Discussion

The New York Mets have never seen a player take home an MVP award in their 53-year history — but the last 36 games have given the fan base a glimpse of what one in a Mets uniform might look like. Although he cannot run for President like Thor hoped because he was born in […]

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Mets Minors Playoffs: Binghamton And Savannah Lose Game One

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Mets Minors Playoffs: Binghamton And Savannah Lose Game One

  As the big league club was putting the finishing touches on the sweep of the Nationals neither of the Mets two affiliates left playing were having the same success as they both dropped game one of their playoff series. Reading 9, Binghamton 4 Game One (Best of 5) The B’Mets found themselves in a […]

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Magic Number 17! Mets Increase Division Lead To 7, Sweep Nationals 5-3!

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Magic Number 17! Mets Increase Division Lead To 7, Sweep Nationals 5-3!

The Mets (78-61) defeated the Washington Nationals (71-68) tonight at Nationals Park by a score of 5-3, and in the process, completing the series sweep. Offense:  Stephen Strasburg took the ball for the Nationals, as Washington looked to salvage the final game of the series and avoid the sweep. Through the first seven innings, the […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Nationals, 7:05 PM (Kill Shot!)

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Nationals, 7:05 PM (Kill Shot!)

Funeral services for the Washington Nationals will be held… Wait, maybe I’m getting a little ahead of myself. But according to most Washington Nationals beat writers the Nats look done. Jacob deGrom (12-7, 2.40 ERA) takes the mound tonight with the Mets looking to close out a three-game sweep and kill Washington’s playoff hopes. Right-hander […]

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Mets Minors: Playoff Previews For Binghamton & Savannah

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Mets Minors: Playoff Previews For Binghamton & Savannah

  The Binghamton Mets will look to win the Eastern League title for the second straight season with their run starting tonight at NYSEG Stadium against the Reading Fightin Phils. Last year the B’Mets ended their 20-year championship drought when they swept the Richmond Flying Squirrels that ended on a walk-off pinch-hit RBI double by […]

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10 Things To Know About Recent Mets Magical Run

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10 Things To Know About Recent Mets Magical Run

“I thought yesterday was pretty good. This was amazing. You keep going back to the word resiliency. This team never feels like it is out of a game. Teams give us an opportunity and leave the door open a little bit and we pounce and take advantage.” — David Wright With a six run seventh inning, […]

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