Mets News & Notes

MMO Game Thread: Mets @ Tigers, 7:10 PM

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MMO Game Thread: Mets @ Tigers, 7:10 PM

Friday, August 5, 2016 • 7:10 p.m. Comerica Park • Detroit, MI RHP Noah Syndergaard (9-5, 2.48) vs. RHP Justin Verlander (11-6, 3.54) SNY • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The Mets head to Detroit! The Mets are coming off of a season split with the Yankees where they picked up the win […]

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3 Up 3 Down: Mets Split Series With Cross-Town Rival Yankees

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3 Up 3 Down: Mets Split Series With Cross-Town Rival Yankees

3 Up  1.  Jake the Ace  Jacob deGrom has quietly had a very solid season this year for the Mets. After allowing just four hits and a walk with eight strikeouts without allowing a run on Tuesday night, deGrom moved past Noah Syndergaard for the team’s best ERA at 2.40. That ERA is also good […]

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Mets Playoff Hopes Will Rely On Their Pitching

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Mets Playoff Hopes Will Rely On Their Pitching

Coming into this season it was reported everywhere as if the Mets starting staff was untouchable. No flaw, issues or anything to be concerned of. Injuries have riddled a staff who will now be looked upon to help carry this team to a second consecutive playoff birth. “[The rotation] is probably not as good as […]

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Welcome To New York, Jay Bruce

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Welcome To New York, Jay Bruce

Jay Bruce was in the middle of a horrendous slump entering Thursday’s Subway Series finale. He had been batting just .209 with a .246 OBP in his previous 33 games. On a day where Yoenis Cespedes was placed on the 15-day DL, all eyes were on Bruce. He who must now become the Cespedes of […]

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Bruce Powers Mets to 4-1 Win Over Yankees

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Bruce Powers Mets to 4-1 Win Over Yankees

The New York Mets (56-52) defeated the New York Yankees (54-54) by a score of 4-1 Thursday night in the Bronx. With the Cardinals’ loss, the Mets pull within one game of the second NL Wild Card spot. Offense: The Mets spoke softly until Kelly Johnson‘s big stick lined a “Yankee Stadium home run” to […]

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

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

Thursday, August 4, 2016 • 7:05 p.m. Yankee Stadium • Bronx, N.Y. RHP Bartolo Colon (9-6, 3.58) vs. RHP Nathan Eovaldi (9-7, 4.78) SNY • MLBN • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The Mets will try to split the season series with the Yankees tonight as they play game 4 in the Bronx. […]

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Collins, Flores and Setting Up Players to Fail

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Collins, Flores and Setting Up Players to Fail

I’m one of the biggest Wilmer Flores fans you’ll ever know, but for crying out loud when will Terry Collins come to his senses and realize that he should only be limited to starting against left-handed pitchers and never, ever, should he be playing shortstop? Why was Flores in the starting lineup on Wednesday given […]

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Steven Matz’s Numbers Since June Are Startling

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Steven Matz’s Numbers Since June Are Startling

At the end of May, Steven Matz was 7-1 with a 2.28 ERA. That’s about as good a stat line as you could ask for from a pitcher in his first full big-league season. If he weren’t in a league with the Kershaws, Bumgarners and Fernandezes of the world, that could even be a Cy […]

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The Mets And Mark Teixeira Had An Interesting Night

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The Mets And Mark Teixeira Had An Interesting Night

There were fireworks in the Bronx Wednesday night, and I am not just talking about how the Yankees lit up the scoreboard in their 9-5 victory over the Mets. Mark Teixeira had some disagreements with his cross-town rivals. It started off innocently enough, Teixera hit a three-run shot off of Steven Matz to put the […]

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Yoenis Cespedes Heading To DL, Brandon Nimmo Recalled

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Yoenis Cespedes Heading To DL, Brandon Nimmo Recalled

Updated 10:30 PM After Wednesday night’s loss to the New York Yankees, manager Terry Collins announced to reporters that Yoenis Cespedes is headed to the DL and that Brandon Nimmo has been recalled. Cespedes said he aggravated his quad in his final at-bat tonight. ”I haven’t been able to contribute,” he told reporters after the game. […]

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Mets Squander Early Chances As Yankees Win 9-5

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Mets Squander Early Chances As Yankees Win 9-5

The New York Mets (55-52) were defeated by the New York Yankees (54-53) by a score of 9-5 Wednesday night at Yankee Stadium. Offense: The game got off to a roaring start, thanks to Curtis Granderson who launched the second pitch of the game for a “Yankee Stadium home run,” 316 feet to the 315 […]

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