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Spring Training Recap: Mets 9, Cardinals 8

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Spring Training Recap: Mets 9, Cardinals 8

After the 11-1 drubbing the Mets received at the hands of the Marlins on Monday at Tradition Field, they traveled to Jupiter today to play the Cardinals and after a back and forth game, the Mets out-clubbed the Cardinals 9-8. The Mets improved their Spring record to 5-6 and the Cardinals dropped to 2-7. Two […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Cardinals at 1:05 PM

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Cardinals at 1:05 PM

Wilmer Flores will start at shortstop today when the Mets take on the Cardinals in Jupiter, FL. The game will start at 1:05 PM ET and will be aired on MLB Network. It will be his first start at the position since 2011. Sandy Alderson and co. will certainly be watching, especially with reports of […]

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John Lannan Open To Bullpen Role

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John Lannan Open To Bullpen Role

On Monday, the Mets included reliever Josh Edgin among their first wave of cuts and reassigned him to minor league camp. Edgin was not happy with the decision according to several beat reporters, however his reduced velocity has been a big concern and most likely factored into the Mets’ decision. That leaves John Lannan as the lone contender for […]

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Wheeler On Harvey Comparisons: “We’re different.”

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Wheeler On Harvey Comparisons: “We’re different.”

Mets ace Matt Harvey captured the attention of the entire baseball world last season. He was one of the most dominant pitchers in baseball until he suffered a UCL tear that will most likely sideline him for the entire 2014 season. Zack Wheeler hopes to pick up where Harvey left off on the mound. However, he wants everyone to know […]

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Puello and Leathersich Reassigned to Minor League Camp

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Puello and Leathersich Reassigned to Minor League Camp

5:00 PM After today’s Grapefruit League game, Cesar Puello. Jack Leathersich and John Church were reassigned to minor league camp. 1:00 PM The Mets announced that they’ve optioned LHP Steven Matz, RHP Erik Goeddel, LHP Josh Edgin ans SS Wilfredo Tovar to minor league camp. Other players reassigned to minor league camp today include pitching prospects Logan […]

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Spring Training Recap: Marlins 11, Mets 1

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Spring Training Recap: Marlins 11, Mets 1

After the Mets put on a hitting clinic in Sunday’s game, when they scored seven runs in the bottom of the eighth inning to beat the Braves 8-2, they came out flat today and only managed one run on six hits.  The Miami Marlins (7-3) beat the Mets (4-6), 11 -1 at Tradition Field in […]

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It’s Time For Sandy To Resolve Shortstop Situation

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It’s Time For Sandy To Resolve Shortstop Situation

If there’s anyone in Mets camp who is in desperate need of a change of scenery it’s Ruben Tejada. After the Mets shortstop committed an error and then sailed a throw to first base that kept the Mets from completing a double-play, the SNY booth had this exchange (courtesy of MetsBlog): Hernandez: “I’m beginning to think […]

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The Matt Harvey Non-Story

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The Matt Harvey Non-Story

On Sunday, I read this excellent article by Kevin Kernan of the New York Post who says it’s not easy to silence a strong personality like Matt Harvey. Harvey still believes he will pitch in 2014 for the Mets even though he deleted his tweet that Harvey Day would return in 2014. I don’t see […]

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Ike Davis To Wear Walking Boot On Right Leg

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Ike Davis To Wear Walking Boot On Right Leg

Adam Rubin of ESPN New York writes that Ike Davis sported a new accessory in the clubhouse on Monday morning, a walking boot on his right foot. Rubin adds that Davis said the boot will keep the lower leg immobilized and hopefully speed up the healing and that the extent of the injury has caught Davis […]

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MMO Game Thread: Marlins vs Mets at 1:10 PM

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MMO Game Thread: Marlins vs Mets at 1:10 PM

Bartolo Colon, who the Mets signed to 2-year $20 million dollar contract this winter, will finally start his first game of the spring when he faces the Miami Marlins today at Tradition Field, at 1:10 pm. Colon, has been slowed in camp by a calf issue, but after watching him walk around the Mets clubhouse […]

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