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Spring Training Recap: Mets Lose a Pair to Nats and Marlins

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Spring Training Recap: Mets Lose a Pair to Nats and Marlins

A Mets split-squad traveled to Space Coast Stadium to play the Washington Nationals, while the rest of the team remained in Port St Lucie to take on the Miami Marlins. Nationals 11, Mets 5 Jenrry Mejia got the start today and faced off against Nationals starter Gio Gonzalez as both pitchers made their spring debuts. […]

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MMO Exclusive: How The Mets Ended Up On WOR

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MMO Exclusive: How The Mets Ended Up On WOR

On Tuesday, I spoke to someone with very intimate knowledge of everything that led up to the Mets severing their relationship with WFAN and shifting to the conservative talk-show channel WOR 710 AM. By now, many of you have experienced the stark differences in sound, reception and quality. There is no FM version and what […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Marlins (SNY), Mets vs Nationals (WOR)

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Marlins (SNY), Mets vs Nationals (WOR)

The Mets will play a pair of split-squad games this afternoon. In Port St. Lucie, Dillon Gee opposes reigning National League Rookie of the Year Jose Fernandez and the Miami Marlins at 1:10 PM (SNY). In the other game, a contingent on Mets travel to Viera where Jenrry Mejia opposes Gio Gonzalez and the Washington Nationals at […]

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Featured Post: Time To Start Acting Like A 90 Win Team

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Featured Post: Time To Start Acting Like A 90 Win Team

We shall see if the New York Mets are capable of winning the 90 games that general manager Sandy Alderson believes they can. I like manager Terry Collins’ response to his players, that they should take it as a compliment. That’s one way to look at things. What else can he do now that his boss […]

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MMO Fair or Foul: When Do Mets Stop Stockpiling and Start Winning?

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MMO Fair or Foul: When Do Mets Stop Stockpiling and Start Winning?

Joel Sherman of the New York Post says that it’s time for Sandy Alderson and the Mets to stop stockpiling and start winning. Sherman says that when a top player becomes available, we need to have the wherewithal in prospects, capital and aggression to get him. Many of the great phases in Mets history have elite […]

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Vic Black Has A Wild Side

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Vic Black Has A Wild Side

They say, and by they I mean GKR and whatever you want to call that group on WOR of late, that the pitchers are all ahead of the hitters during the first two weeks of Grapefruit League games. And while one shouldn’t go ape s–t over spring training numbers especially at this early stage of […]

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Granderson Flexes Some Muscle, Blasts Two Homers

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Granderson Flexes Some Muscle, Blasts Two Homers

Well, so much for taking things slow. Curtis Granderson hit two home runs in his first two at-bats against the Houston Astros on Tuesday, batting 2-for-3 on the day with three RBI’s. His first bomb came in the first inning. Rudy Owens walked leadoff hitter Eric Young Jr., who was driven home by a double by Chris Young, and then Grandy […]

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Carlos Torres A Lock For Mets Bullpen

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Carlos Torres A Lock For Mets Bullpen

Team sources have told Adam Rubin that the Mets are planning to have reliever Carlos Torres break camp with the big-league roster. The right-hander is out of options, meaning he would need to clear waivers to be sent to the minors. After a solid season for the Mets in 2013, there’s no chance he wouldn’t […]

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Collins Says Davis and Tejada Out Until Friday, Duda “Really Sore”

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Collins Says Davis and Tejada Out Until Friday, Duda “Really Sore”

Marc Carig of Newsday reports that Ike Davis and Ruben Tejada will not play until Friday at the earliest, according to manager Terry Collins. Lucas Duda may need some time as well since he’s battling soreness. Davis is dealing with a tight calf, Tejada has a tight hamstring and Duda has sore legs. Also, Zack Wheeler could get […]

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Spring Training Recap: Mets 6, Astros 2

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Spring Training Recap: Mets 6, Astros 2

The Mets were back home at Tradition Field after coming from behind to win their first game of the Grapefruit League season on Monday, 6-2 over the Atlanta Braves. Today they faced the Houston Astros with Zack Wheeler opposing lefty Rudy Owens. The Mets started out fast in today’s game with three quick runs in the […]

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