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MLB Exec: Mets Want A Big Bat That Won’t Cost Anything

An article by posted on July 21, 2015 0 Comments
MLB Exec: Mets Want A Big Bat That Won’t Cost Anything

If you’re wondering why the Mets still haven’t acquired a bat with just nine days left until the trade deadline, Jerry Crasnick of ESPN spoke to one MLB executive who told him, They want a middle of the order OF bat who isn’t going to cost anything — in terms of dollars or players. Marc […]

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I’ve Got An Ax To Grind

An article by posted on July 21, 2015 0 Comments
I’ve Got An Ax To Grind

I’m sorry Mets fans, but what I’m about to tell you really has me beyond frustrated and I have this urgent need to vent. First, I want you to know, that in my 12 years of running this site, I have never sold my integrity for access to the team. And as a matter of […]

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Potential Second Base Logjam Looms

An article by posted on July 21, 2015 0 Comments
Potential Second Base Logjam Looms

If we are to assume that the Wilmer Flores shortstop era has come to a close, then and a potential logjam at second base appears to be in the cards for the 2016 season. Based on Flores’ recent statement to the effect that his comfort level is higher on the right side of the keystone […]

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

An article by posted on July 21, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Nationals, 7:05 PM

The New York Mets will try to even up the series against the Washington Nationals in DC tonight as they turn to their ace and lone All-Star. Jacob deGrom (9-6, 2.14) faces rookie call-up Joe Ross (2-1, 2.66) in a 7:05 PM matchup. Mets Starting Lineup Curtis Granderson – RF Ruben Tejada – SS Daniel […]

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Don’t Sleep On Lefty Reliever Josh Smoker

An article by posted on July 21, 2015 0 Comments
Don’t Sleep On Lefty Reliever Josh Smoker

In just his first five outings on the pitcher’s mound, Josh Smoker has made a positive impression on Binghamton baseball fans. Smoker, a first round 2007 draft pick of the Washington Nationals, used 11 pitches, 8 of them strikes, and a healthy dose of high heat to retire the three batters in order in his […]

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Breaking Down Matt Harvey vs. Washington Nationals

An article by posted on July 21, 2015 0 Comments
Breaking Down Matt Harvey vs. Washington Nationals

Stat Line:  7 IP, 5 R, 5 H, 3 SO, 4 BB “It was one of those games where I need to put up zeroes earlier in the game, and I wasn’t able to do that. But I think I’m pretty happy with the way that the last couple of innings went… Unfortunately, it was a […]

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Indians Outfielder Ryan Raburn Could Be A Useful Piece For Mets

An article by posted on July 21, 2015 0 Comments
Indians Outfielder Ryan Raburn Could Be A Useful Piece For Mets

Joel Sherman of the New York Post the Mets should consider outfielder Ryan Raburn of the Cleveland Indians as a useful player that could help the Mets for the rest of this season and next. Cleveland is in the market for young and controllable bats, he writes, and they are shopping Raburn and lefty swinging outfielder David Murphy. In […]

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Mets Minor League Recap: Lugo Wins Again, Cyclones With Walk-off Win

An article by posted on July 21, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Minor League Recap: Lugo Wins Again, Cyclones With Walk-off Win

  Fresno 9, Las Vegas (55-41) 2 The 51′s offense could muster only three hits on the night with the biggest coming from Brandon Allen who hit a two-run homerun in the 2nd inning. The homerun was Allen’s 10th of the season to go along with 48 RBI and he is now hitting .290/.369/.483 on […]

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Wright Remains In Limbo, Alderson Says “No Change”

An article by posted on July 21, 2015 0 Comments
Wright Remains In Limbo, Alderson Says “No Change”

David Wright remains uncleared to begin baseball activity, general manager Sandy Alderson told Adam Rubin of ESPN New York on Monday. “No change,” Alderson indicated via email when asked if Wright’s status had changed as a result of his weekly Monday examination with back specialist Robert Watkins in Los Angeles. Two weeks ago, manager Terry […]

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MMO Game Recap: Nationals 7, Mets 2

An article by posted on July 20, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Nationals 7, Mets 2

The Mets (48-45) were defeated by the Nationals (50-41) by a score of 7-2 at Nationals Park in Washington DC monday night. The Nationals now have a 3-game lead in the division. Pitching: Matt Harvey started for the Mets this evening. After allowing 5 runs (4 earned) in the first 3 innings, he settled in […]

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