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Olney: ‘Could Be A Quiet Offseason In New York’

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Olney: ‘Could Be A Quiet Offseason In New York’

According to a report filed by ESPN analyst Buster Olney, the Mets and Sandy Alderson expect their 2015 payroll to be similar to their 2014 payroll. Currently, the Mets have the 22nd highest payroll in baseball, sandwiched in between the San Diego Padres and the Chicago Cubs. The magic number for 2014 stands at $89,051,758 and […]

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Mets Executive Says She Was Fired For Being Pregnant and Single, Files Federal Lawsuit

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Mets Executive Says She Was Fired For Being Pregnant and Single, Files Federal Lawsuit

Fired Mets VP of Ticket Sales Leigh Castergine, has filed a lawsuit today in Brooklyn Federal Court against the New York Mets. Castergine claims she was fired by the team because COO Jeff Wilpon objected to her becoming pregnant and single. Additionally, the filing states: “He frequently humiliated Castergine in front of others by, among other things, […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 2, Rockies 0

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 2, Rockies 0

The Mets (71-75) swept the series from the Colorado Rockies (59-87) this evening at Citi Field with a game three win by a score of 2-0. What you should know: Rafael Montero picked up his first major league win, as he went 5.1 innings, allowing zero runs on three hits, while striking out seven and walking […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Rockies, 7:10 PM

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Rockies, 7:10 PM

Tonight, Rafael Montero (0-3, 5.23) returns to the mound for the Mets opposing Tyler Matzek (5-9, 4.32) as the Mets go for the sweep against the Rockies with first pitch at 7:10pm. In his last start, Montero took the no-decision in the Mets’ 2-1 defeat to the Cubs back on August 17th at Citi Field. […]

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Why Jenrry Mejia Should Be The 2015 Opening Day Closer

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Why Jenrry Mejia Should Be The 2015 Opening Day Closer

The Mets are in an enviable position. While teams throughout the league will struggle to throw darts at a moving vehicle, the Mets will be safe and secure with their bullpen. The most up and down position in baseball, there’s never a guarantee about anything when it comes to relief pitchers. What the Mets know […]

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Farewell Murphy, You’ve Been A Good Soldier and A Class Act

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Farewell Murphy, You’ve Been A Good Soldier and A Class Act

After listening to Sandy Alderson warn military veterans that spending and flexibility would be limited this offseason, during a visit to the Manhattan VA Hospital, and after hearing him say spending doesn’t equate to winning and not to expect any significant free agent signing, I’ve become convinced of one thing… Daniel Murphy is playing his […]

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Despite Benching, Mets Think Herrera Is Ready For Bigs In 2015

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Despite Benching, Mets Think Herrera Is Ready For Bigs In 2015

With the return of Daniel Murphy, Dilson Herrera has been relegated to the bench with the regulars back on the field. Although he’s not in the starting lineup anymore, Sandy Alderson and Terry Collins seem confident in the 20 year old second baseman is ready for the majors. “With a little work on certain aspects […]

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David Wright Done For The Season

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David Wright Done For The Season

David Wright will miss the rest of the 2014 season because of persistent issues with his left shoulder. The team announced that he will be shut down for the year after an MRI today revealed “persistent inflammation” in the rotator cuff of his left shoulder. Wright will wait for the inflammation to get better and […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 2, Rockies 0

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 2, Rockies 0

The Mets (70-75) defeated the Colorado Rockies (59-86) by a score of 2-0 tonight at Citi Field. What you should know: Jacob deGrom pitched an incredible game, going 8 innings and striking out 9 and walking nobody. It was an absolutely dominating game from the rookie who lowered his ERA to 2.62. DeGrom has now […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Rockies, 7:10 PM

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Rockies, 7:10 PM

Tonight in Flushing the Mets look to take the 2nd game of their series against the Rockies. The Mets will send Rookie of the Year hopeful Jacob deGrom (7-6, 2.79) to the hill against righty Christian Bergman (2-2, 5.23). First pitch is at 7:10pm. In his last start, deGrom received a no-decision in a 4-3 […]

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