Mets News & Notes

Collins Saved Wright From Himself On Tuesday

An article by posted on May 18, 2016 0 Comments
Collins Saved Wright From Himself On Tuesday

Day in and day out, we simply do not know if David Wright is going to play.  We do not know if his back will allow him to play. There’s always the possibility that he can’t go. Wright said as much himself when he said, “It’s just day to day. And I think that’s the […]

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Syndergaard Continues To Show Why He Is The Mets’ Ace

An article by posted on May 18, 2016 0 Comments
Syndergaard Continues To Show Why He Is The Mets’ Ace

New York Mets phenom, Noah Syndergaard put up his biggest performance of the season against the team’s biggest rival. Syndergaard outdueled fellow ace, Max Scherzer in the Mets 2-0 win Tuesday night. This game was one that many considered to be the biggest of the young season. Riding a four game losing streak they needed […]

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As Curtis Granderson Goes, So Does The Offense

An article by posted on May 18, 2016 0 Comments
As Curtis Granderson Goes, So Does The Offense

When Curtis Granderson goes, so does the Mets offense. Granderson had a terrific offensive game in last night’s 2-0 win over the Washington Nationals. He went 2-for-2 with a homer and two walks. It didn’t take long for the Mets to grab a lead last night, as Granderson took the very first pitch he saw […]

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Revisionist History: The Lunch Incident

An article by posted on May 18, 2016 0 Comments
Revisionist History: The Lunch Incident

As an educator, particularly as one of the social studies variety, part of my responsibility is to make sure students are corroborating evidence from multiple sources in order to form an educated and unbiased opinion of certain historical events.  This is a valuable skill, as it encourages them to seek various point of views and […]

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Mets Spoil Murphy’s Return With 2-0 Win Over Nationals

An article by posted on May 17, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Spoil Murphy’s Return With 2-0 Win Over Nationals

The New York Mets (22-16) defeated the Washington Nationals (23-16) by a score of 2-0. The Metropolitans drew first blood in the 18 game long season series between the two National League power houses. Pitching: Noah Syndergaard brought the thunder in Tuesday night’s win. Syndergaard pitched to seven scoreless innings, while only giving up five […]

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MMO Game Thread: Nationals vs Mets, 7:10 PM (Updated Lineup)

An article by posted on May 17, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Nationals vs Mets, 7:10 PM (Updated Lineup)

Tuesday, May 17, 2016 • 7:10 p.m. Citi Field • Flushing, N.Y. RHP Max Scherzer (4-2, 4.15) vs. RHP Noah Syndergaard (3-2, 2.53) SNY • MLBN • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The Mets and Nationals will finally play each other for the first time this season. The Mets are coming off of […]

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Wright Scratched Due To Back Issue

An article by posted on May 17, 2016 0 Comments
Wright Scratched Due To Back Issue

According to reporters at Citi Field David Wright has been scratched from the lineup on Tuesday after telling Terry Collins that his back was tight. Wright told Collins that he could still play tonight, byt Collins made the decision to scratch him. This is coming after Wright had consecutive days off to get ready for […]

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Lucas Duda Out Of Lineup With Back Issue

An article by posted on May 17, 2016 0 Comments
Lucas Duda Out Of Lineup With Back Issue

First baseman Lucas Duda is out the lineup with a back issue according to manager Terry Collins and not “benched”as general manager Sandy Alderson first described it. Collins says Duda was “pretty stiff” over the weekend and was treated with an injection Monday after being examined by team doctors. Duda, 30, is batting .236 with […]

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Mets Activate Matt Reynolds, Option Sean Gilmartin

An article by posted on May 17, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Activate Matt Reynolds, Option Sean Gilmartin

Update: Mets have activated IF Matt Reynolds and optioned LHP Sean Gilmartin to Triple-A Las Vegas. Original Report Infielder Matt Reynolds will be promoted from Triple-A Las Vegas in time for the start of the New York Mets’ series opener against the Washington Nationals on Tuesday, as first reported by Adam Rubin of ESPN New York. Reynolds 25, was […]

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Clash of the Titans: Scherzer vs Syndergaard

An article by posted on May 17, 2016 0 Comments
Clash of the Titans: Scherzer vs Syndergaard

The New York Mets and Washington Nationals renew their rivalry tonight with first pitch scheduled for 7:10 PM. There could not have been a better pitching matchup to start this series. A must see event, in what feels like the first big game of the season. Max Scherzer, fresh off a historic performance will take […]

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