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Eric Young Jr. Batted Today, Expected To Run Bases Tuesday

An article by posted on June 9, 2014 0 Comments
Eric Young Jr. Batted Today, Expected To Run Bases Tuesday

Good news on the injury front for Eric Young Jr., who swung the bat and hit today during an extended spring training game at the Mets complex n Port St. Lucie.  According to Florida reporter Jon Santucci, Young also said that he would try to run the bases on Tuesday. Young suffered a slight setback […]

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John Lannan Is Back With Mets Organization

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John Lannan Is Back With Mets Organization

Adam Rubin of ESPN NY reports that left handed pitcher John Lannan, who accepted an assignment to Triple-A Las Vegas but never reported after being dumped by the Mets on April 16, has rejoined the organization. The Mets announced that he has reported to Port St. Lucie, Fla., on Monday to get back into pitching shape. Lannan […]

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Wheeler Struggles To Lead Mets To Victory

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Wheeler Struggles To Lead Mets To Victory

On Sunday, Zack Wheeler (2-6) looked nothing like the pitcher we’ve seen in his last three solid starts, allowing four earned runs on six hits and two walks while striking out six in an 86 pitch effort. The young righty suffered with command issues and lasted just 3.2 innings It was the shortest outing of his career. “He wasn’t really […]

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MMO Game Recap: Giants 6, Mets 4

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MMO Game Recap: Giants 6, Mets 4

The New York Mets were defeated 6-4 by the San Francisco Giants on Sunday who completed the three game sweep of the Amazins at AT&T Park. Zack Wheeler started the game for the Mets and looked nothing like the pitcher we’ve seen in his last three solid starts. The young righty suffered with command issues […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Giants, 4:05 PM

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Giants, 4:05 PM

The Mets will try to halt five game losing streak when they take on the San Francisco Giants at AT&T Park this evening at 4:05 PM. Zack Wheeler (2-5, 3.89 ERA) gets tasked with being the Mets stopper and will oppose right-hander Tim Lincecum (4-4, 5.01) for the Giants. Wheeler, who is facing the team that originally drafted him, […]

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Wright Benched, d’Arnaud Demoted, Collins Tells Team To Put On A Happy Face

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Wright Benched, d’Arnaud Demoted, Collins Tells Team To Put On A Happy Face

The Mets held a team meeting before last night’s game only to see his team suffer a devastating loss after one of their worst offensive and defensive displays of the season. They’ve now lost five straight and find themselves six games under .500 and two games away from the NL East cellar. The Mets squandered […]

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MMO Game Recap: Giants 5, Mets 4 In Crushing Defeat

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MMO Game Recap: Giants 5, Mets 4 In Crushing Defeat

The Mets just lost in stunning fashion to the San Francisco Giants who scored two ninth inning runs to clinch a 5-4 victory in front of a packed house at AT&T Park. Mets closer Jenrry Mejia came on to pitch the ninth with the team up 4-3. He struck out the first batter Angel Pagan, […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Giants, 10:05 PM

An article by posted on June 7, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Giants, 10:05 PM

The Mets will need a win against the pitcher with the top ERA in the majors to prevent their dive from reaching five Saturday. Bartolo Colon (5-5, 4.52 ERA) opposes San Francisco Giants right-hander Tim Hudson (6-2, 1.75) at 10:05 PM at AT&T Park. Colonis fourth among active Major Leaguers with 194 career wins while tonight’s Giants starter Tim Hudson is […]

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DePodesta and Tanous High On Mets Day Two Draft Picks

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DePodesta and Tanous High On Mets Day Two Draft Picks

Adam Rubin of ESPN NY writes that Mets VP Paul DePodesta and amateur scouting director Tommy Tanous addressed their Day 2 draft picks on Friday. Here’s what they had to say … Milton Ramos, SS, American Heritage (Fla.) HS., third round: “Certainly he’s known for defense. He’s a lot stronger than people think. This is now a […]

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Lo Duca Says Mets Should Trade Wright, Calls Minaya Unfit To Be GM

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Lo Duca Says Mets Should Trade Wright, Calls Minaya Unfit To Be GM

Updating this post with even more from Lo Duca who told Loudmouths that the Mets should trade David Wright in an effort to get younger, according to MetsBlog. “The Mets need to go back to square one, go back to their roots, go to younger players,” Lo Duca said. “If that means to trade David, that means to […]

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