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Back in the Saddle Again: Travis d’Arnaud Batting Fifth Tonight

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Back in the Saddle Again: Travis d’Arnaud Batting Fifth Tonight

He’s Baaa-aaack… Travis d’Arnaud is back in the Mets lineup and batting fifth tonight against the Washington Nationals. Can I get a… Hell Yeah! * * * * * * * * * * Mets catcher Travis d’Arnaud is now in New York and with the team. He will be activated from the disabled list before […]

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MMO Game Thread: Nationals vs Mets, 7:10 PM (Harvey Day & Cespedes Eve!)

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MMO Game Thread: Nationals vs Mets, 7:10 PM (Harvey Day & Cespedes Eve!)

After a pair of losses to the San Diego Padres, the New York Mets will try to regroup as the host the Washington Nationals for a crucial three game series at Citi Field. Matt Harvey (9-7, 3.16 ) opposes left-hander Gio Gonzalez (8-4, 3.83) in Friday night’s 7:10 PM series opener. Washington is 33-9 at Citi […]

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Michael Cuddyer Could Start Rehab Assignment Next Week

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Michael Cuddyer Could Start Rehab Assignment Next Week

I have no idea what Ken Rosenthal was talking about earlier, but according to the Mets Michael Cuddyer feels great and could begin playing in rehab games next week. * * * * * * * * * * * As the Mets continue to explore outfield options, I couldn’t help noticing something that Ken […]

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Are Dollars Clogging Up Works In Bruce Deal?

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Are Dollars Clogging Up Works In Bruce Deal?

I don’t know how much truth there is to the latest rumors that are popping up on Twitter, but according to several beat reporters including Mark Carig of Newsday, the New York Mets are not just focused on outfielder Jay Bruce any longer. The word is that they have now cast a wide net and […]

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Orioles Get Gerardo Parra From Brewers

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Orioles Get Gerardo Parra From Brewers

The Baltimore Orioles have acquired outfielder Gerardo Parra from the Milwaukee Brewers in exchange for RHP Zach Davies according to Tom Haudricourt of the Journal Sentinel. No official announcement yet as deal is pending physicals. Parra, who was once considered by many reports to be a top target for the New York Mets, is hitting […]

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Mets Minors: Reynolds Returns To Vegas, Black Has Scoreless Outing

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Mets Minors: Reynolds Returns To Vegas, Black Has Scoreless Outing

  Sacramento 4, Las Vegas (59-47) 2 Matt Reynolds made his return from an injured elbow after going 2-5 with RBI and walk in two rehab games with the GCL Mets. He was 1-4 with his 24th double and two strikeouts in his return while playing all 9 innings at shortstop. Brandon Nimmo was 1-4 with […]

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Gavin Cecchini Continues To Sizzle In Breakout Season

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Gavin Cecchini Continues To Sizzle In Breakout Season

Met fans might end up happy Sandy Alderson was not forced to move Binghamton shortstop Gavin Cecchini in making moves to bolster the Mets big league line-up. Cecchini is having a breakout season at the Double-A level and is sizzling in Binghamton.  In his last two games, two wins for the first place B-Mets, Cecchini went […]

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Rosenthal: Deal Between Reds and Mets for Bruce Will Happen

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Rosenthal: Deal Between Reds and Mets for Bruce Will Happen

8:30 AM Update – Deadline Day! The first news of the day regarding the Mets and Jay Bruce comes from Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports, who says that a deal for the Cincinnati Reds slugger looks like it’s going to happen and that the Mets will finally get that big bat they say they’re looking […]

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Granderson Clobbers 16th Home Run, Quietly Enjoying A Solid Season

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Granderson Clobbers 16th Home Run, Quietly Enjoying A Solid Season

Despite the Mets devastating 8-7 loss to the Padres at Citi Field, Curtis Granderson had one of his best games of his Mets’ career. He went 2-for-4 at the plate with a three run home run in the 5th inning. He also made three outstanding catches in right field. Granderson is quietly enjoying a successful […]

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Do The Mets Have A Closer Controversy?

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Do The Mets Have A Closer Controversy?

That’s what talking heads on SNY think. On Thursday, during an episode of Loudmouths Andy Martino of the Daily News suggested that the leash is getting shorter and shorter on Familia and that it’s time to start considering Tyler Clippard as the team’s closer. Right after that Gary Apple of SNY asked Nelson Figueroa the […]

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