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In A Word, Harvey Was Untouchable

An article by posted on March 6, 2015 0 Comments
In A Word, Harvey Was Untouchable

Here’s a summary and some thoughts on Matt Harvey who made his spring debut against the Detroit Tigers this afternoon at Tradition Field. Harvey was in command right from the start. Leadoff batter Anthony Gose was easy pickings and after Harvey hung a 12-6 curveball for strike two, he followed that up with a 98 […]

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Harvey Day Game Thread: Tigers vs Mets, 1:05 PM

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Harvey Day Game Thread: Tigers vs Mets, 1:05 PM

While all of us keep looking up at the clock, waiting in excited anticipation for it to read one o’clock so we can tune into SNY to watch Matt Harvey climb on that mound and fire a four-seamer to Travis d’Arnaud at home plate, manager Terry Collins is keeping his fingers crossed and hoping his […]

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DeGrom To Unleash A Curve In 2015… Boom!

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DeGrom To Unleash A Curve In 2015… Boom!

According to Kevin Kernan of the New York Post, reigning rookie of the year Jacob deGrom is trying to make himself an even better pitcher by developing a curveball this spring. “This spring is so different,” deGrom told Kernan. “I can really come in here and work on things. Last year when I was over […]

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The Nationals Ran On Lagares’ Elbow

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The Nationals Ran On Lagares’ Elbow

Here’s something to keep an eye on over the next few weeks. I picked this up on Mets.com from Anthony DiComo and thought it was worth sharing. As most of you diehards know, in 2013, center fielder Juan Lagares set a Mets rookie record with 15 outfield assists. The following season that number fell to six, largely […]

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MMO Game Recap: Nationals 5, Mets 4

An article by posted on March 5, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Nationals 5, Mets 4

The Mets (1-1) lost 5-4 to the Nationals (1-0) at Space Coast Stadium on Thursday. Bartolo Colon got the start for the Mets and looked good (well, he pitched nicely), tossing two perfect innings. But Hansel Robles gave up 2 runs on 2 hits and a hit batsman in his inning of work, and Gabriel […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Nationals, 5:05 PM

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Nationals, 5:05 PM

Bartolo Colon makes his 2015 Grapefruit League debut today as the Mets take on the Washington Nationals in Viera. Colon will oppose Max Scherzer, who signed a seven-year, $210 million contract in the offseason to join an already talented Washington rotation. Other Mets pitchers that are expected to get some work in today’s contest include […]

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Gay Mets Fan Pens Open Letter To Daniel Murphy

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Gay Mets Fan Pens Open Letter To Daniel Murphy

Dear Mr. Murphy, As a gay man, life-long Mets fan, and father of a budding Mets fan, I feel compelled to reach out to you, as you have certainly reached me with your feelings regarding my family. To me, you are a great baseball player who has demonstrated commitment and determination when faced with adversity. […]

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Mets Need A Killer Instinct Mentality Against The Nationals

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Mets Need A Killer Instinct Mentality Against The Nationals

The Mets aren’t the only ones in the division talking about stacked rotations, October baseball and winning a championship. Last week, Bryce Harper of the Nationals did some touting of his own. “It’s absolutely stupid how good our staff is. To add a Cy Young, to add a guy that’s unbelievable in the postseason… Where’s […]

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Duda Swings A Bat For First Time In Weeks

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Duda Swings A Bat For First Time In Weeks

Some good news out of Port St. Lucie as first baseman  Lucas Duda finally hit off a batting tee on Wednesday. It was the first time he’s swung a bat in almost four weeks since straining an intercostal muscle near his rib cage. Duda received a cortisone shot for the strain, which he dealt with once […]

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Fred, Jeff, Saul, Ya Gotta Leave: Mets Billboard Goes Up In PSL

An article by posted on March 4, 2015 0 Comments
Fred, Jeff, Saul, Ya Gotta Leave: Mets Billboard Goes Up In PSL

The first of three Mets billboards scheduled to go up made its debut today in Port St. Lucie near the Mets Spring Training complex at Tradition Field on I-95. Reporter Jon Santucci of TC Palm took the first photo this afternoon, and I’m told we’ll be getting the official photos later today from Gary Palumbo, […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 8, Braves 2

An article by posted on March 4, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 8, Braves 2

The Mets (1-0) beat the Braves (0-1) by a score of 8-2 in Wednesday’s Grapefruit League opener at Champion Field. Dillon Gee (he’s still here) got the start for the Mets and pitched two innings. Profar Gee allowed 2 runs on 2 hits and 2 walks in the first inning, before settling down to finish […]

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