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Collins and Alderson Weigh In On Matt Harvey, Six-Man Rotation

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Collins and Alderson Weigh In On Matt Harvey, Six-Man Rotation

Lot’s going on in Washington DC today as the Mets get ready to play their biggest series of the year. How big? Terry Collins called this series “the first round of the playoffs” for the New York Mets. Here’s a complete rundown of what Collins and GM Sandy Alderson had to say to reporters at […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Nationals, 1:05 PM (It’s War!)

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Nationals, 1:05 PM (It’s War!)

With their National League East lead now down to four games, the New York Mets open a three-game series against the second-place Washington Nationals on Monday at 1:05 PM. Left-handerJon Niese (8-10, 4.17) gets the all-important series opener and opposes right-hander Max Scherzer (11-11, 2.89) in a showdown at Nationals Park. The Mets are 5-5 […]

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Matz Solid In Return, Says Blister Isn’t Serious

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Matz Solid In Return, Says Blister Isn’t Serious

While he received a no decision in yesterday’s loss to the Marlins, Steven Matz made a successful return to the mound in his first start back from the disabled list. He pitched 5.1 solid innings while allowing only two runs and striking out six. “I felt good,” Matz said. “I was falling behind hitters a […]

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Murphy Could Return To Lineup Today, Cuddyer Still Uncertain

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Murphy Could Return To Lineup Today, Cuddyer Still Uncertain

Infielder Daniel Murphy could return to the starting lineup on Monday when the NL East leading Mets open up a crucial three game series against the second place Nationals in DC. As for outfielder Michael Cuddyer, the Mets are not sure yet as he continues to receive further treatment on his ailing right wrist. Murphy […]

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Lucas Duda To Rejoin Team Monday For Nationals Series

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Lucas Duda To Rejoin Team Monday For Nationals Series

According to Lynn Worthy of the Press & Sun Bulletin, first baseman Lucas Duda has completed his rehab assignment with Double-A Binghamton and is heading to Washington D.C. to rejoin the team on Monday when the Mets begin a critical three-game series with the Nationals. Duda played all nine innings and went 1-for-3 with an RBI […]

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Matt Harvey: I Will Pitch In The Playoffs!

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Matt Harvey: I Will Pitch In The Playoffs!

The following is a letter from Matt Harvey to Mets fans as posted by The Players Tribune on his behalf: You’ve heard about the 180-185 innings cap. That seems to be the number that will allow me to pitch into the postseason. Regardless of those numbers, I hope everyone knows: I have always wanted to […]

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MMO Game Recap: Marlins 4, Mets 3 (This One Hurts…)

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MMO Game Recap: Marlins 4, Mets 3 (This One Hurts…)

The Mets (75-61) lost the rubber game of the series to the Miami Marlins (57-80) today at Marlins Park by a score of 4-3. Offense: The Mets failed to inflict damage upon one of the worst teams in baseball today, as they managed to put up only three runs, both of which came on the […]

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Scott Boras Goes Into Full-On Damage Control Mode

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Scott Boras Goes Into Full-On Damage Control Mode

After igniting a firestorm and then hanging his client Matt Harvey out to dry to deal with the aftermath all on his own, Scott Boras is now in full-on damage control mode. Tyler Kepner of the New York Times, spoke to Boras,who is now trying to diffuse the situation after a shell-shocked Matt Harvey expressed […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Marlins, 1:10 PM (Let’s Go Matz!)

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Marlins, 1:10 PM (Let’s Go Matz!)

On Sunday afternoon the New York Mets and Miami Marlins will play the rubber match of their three-game series at Marlins Park. Making his long awaited return to the Mets rotation is rookie left-hander Steven Matz (2-0, 1.32) who will oppose right-hander Jarred Cosart (1-4, 5.36) for the Marlins in a 1:10 PM matchup at […]

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Latest Update: Growing Sense That Harvey Will Pitch In Playoffs

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Latest Update: Growing Sense That Harvey Will Pitch In Playoffs

It’s been a harrowing day for Matt Harvey, Sandy Alderson and the New York Mets, but with the passage of time it appears as though cooler heads are prevailing. A team source told Mike Puma of the New York Post that they expect Matt Harvey to pitch in the playoffs, while another team source pretty much said the […]

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