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MMO Game Thread: Red Sox vs Mets, 7:10 PM

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MMO Game Thread: Red Sox vs Mets, 7:10 PM

After having swept a four-game series from the Phillies in Philadelphia, the New York Mets return home to Citi Field to host the Boston Red Sox for a weekend series. Matt Harvey (11-7, 2.57) opposes rookie left-hander Henry Owens (2-1, 4.50) in the 7:10 PM series opener. Harvey will make his first appearance in 11 […]

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Mets vs. Red Sox Series Preview: Who Stops The Offense?

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Mets vs. Red Sox Series Preview: Who Stops The Offense?

  Coming into this series the Mets (71-56, 42-21 Home) and Red Sox (58-69, 25-37 Road) are the two hottest hitting teams in all of baseball ranking #1 and #2 respectively in runs scored this month. The Mets have scored 155 runs in that span and the Sox with 144 runs scored in August. New […]

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Conforto Is Red Hot At The Plate And Keeps Getting Better

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Conforto Is Red Hot At The Plate And Keeps Getting Better

Michael Conforto came through again for the Mets during last night’s sweep of the Phillies. He contributed with a RBI single in the 13th inning, and he finished the day going 2-for-7 with a double. Conforto now has a .273 average on the season to go along with 13 RBI and a .853 OPS in […]

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Fate Deals Nationals A Fatal Blow?

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Fate Deals Nationals A Fatal Blow?

Fate may have dealt the Washington Nationals a fatal blow on Thursday night when leadoff man Denard Span went on the disabled list with inflammation in his left hip. The Nats may have beaten the Padres by a score of 4-2 last night to remain 6.5 games behind the Mets, but it was a costly […]

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Mets Minors: Smith Pulls Homerun, Cecchini Has Hip Injury

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Mets Minors: Smith Pulls Homerun, Cecchini Has Hip Injury

  Las Vegas (74-59) 2, Round Rock 0 Brandon Nimmo continued to find his name out of the lineup for the third straight game and 4 out of 5. Haven’t heard any indication from the Mets or anyone that covers them that it is injury related yet. Talked to Adam Rubin today who said he […]

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Mets Confirm Steven Matz Will Make One Final Rehab Start

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Mets Confirm Steven Matz Will Make One Final Rehab Start

Mets rookie left-hander Steven Matz will make a final rehab start with Double-A Binghamton on Monday, the team confirmed on Thursday. Matz will be activated from the disabled list the following day when rosters expand on September 1. Making his third rehab start for Double-A Binghamton, Matz tossed six shutout innings on Wednesday, allowing just one hit, […]

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Daniel Murphy Does It With Bat and Glove In Mets Win

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Daniel Murphy Does It With Bat and Glove In Mets Win

Baseball is a funny game. Last night, in the bottom of the 10th inning of a tie ball game against the Philadelphia Phillies, Daniel Murphy was a part of what some could argue was the Mets’ best defensive play of the year. With Carlos Torres pitching and two outs in the inning, Jeff Francoeur hit […]

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Mets Erase Early Hole To Complete Sweep With 9-5 Win In Extras

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Mets Erase Early Hole To Complete Sweep With 9-5 Win In Extras

The Mets (71-56) beat the Phillies (50-78) by a score of 9-5 in 13 innings on Thursday night in Philadelphia, completing a four-game sweep of their formerly formidable rivals and extending their winning streak to seven. Jon Niese struggled on the mound for the Mets, although all of the damage came in one inning. Niese […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Phillies, 7:05 PM

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Phillies, 7:05 PM

The New York Mets will try to complete a four game sweep of the Philadelphia Phillies tonight at Citizens Bank Park. Overall, the Amazin’s are 11-1 against the Philadelphia Phillies this season. Left-hander Jonathon Niese (8-9, 3.80) gets the nod for the Mets and he opposes right-hander Aaron Harang (5-14, 4.67) for the Phillies at […]

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Alderson Says He Hasn’t Thought About Giving Cespedes A New Deal

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Alderson Says He Hasn’t Thought About Giving Cespedes A New Deal

When asked about negotiating a new contract with Yoenis Cespedes, Sandy Alderson told Mike Puma of the NY Post that he’s living in the moment and hasn’t thought about it. Signing Cespedes before the season is over will be crucial.The Mets are prohibited from signing him once he hits free agency after this season due to […]

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