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Bartolo Colon Humbled By All-Star Nod, Plans To Pitch One More Season

An article by posted on July 9, 2016 0 Comments
Bartolo Colon Humbled By All-Star Nod, Plans To Pitch One More Season

The Mets announced that Bartolo Colon has been added to the National League All-Star roster replacing San Francisco Giants starter Madison Bumgarner who is starting on Sunday and will be unavailable to pitch. “It means a lot, especially for someone my age,” Colon said through an interpreter. “It surprised me a lot. There’s a lot […]

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Mets Hoping Cespedes Can Avoid DL With Strained Right Quad

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Mets Hoping Cespedes Can Avoid DL With Strained Right Quad

All Star outfielder Yoenis Cespedes strained his right quadriceps muscle on Friday after chasing down a Daniel Murphy double in the third inning. “Hopefully it doesn’t translate into me going on the 15-day DL,” Cespedes said through his interpreter. He said he suffered a similar injury with the Detroit Tigers and it forced him to […]

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No Current Timetable For Zack Wheeler’s Return

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No Current Timetable For Zack Wheeler’s Return

With news coming down on Friday afternoon that Matt Harvey would be electing to go with season-ending surgery to address his diagnosis of thoracic outlet syndrome, it’s very unlikely that the Mets will be turning to right-hander Zack Wheeler anytime soon. Prior to the start of the season, it was believed that we would be seeing Wheeler […]

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Update: Noah Syndergaard Cites Heavy Workload For Arm Fatigue

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Update: Noah Syndergaard Cites Heavy Workload For Arm Fatigue

New York Mets right-hander Noah Syndergaard met with reporters after last night’s 3-1 loss to the Washington Nationals, and said that he doesn’t believe there’s anything wrong with his arm other than fatigue. “My first full season in the big leagues. I’ve thrown a lot of pitches,” Syndergaard said. “I’ve thrown a lot of innings […]

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Jerry Blevins Has Been Amazin’ In 2016

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Jerry Blevins Has Been Amazin’ In 2016

Jerry Blevins has been everything the New York Mets could have asked for this season as the lefty specialist delivered another rock solid performance on Friday night, The 32 year-old reliever has been one of several reliable arms in what’s been a strong bullpen for the Mets in 2016. On the year, Blevins has posted […]

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Topps Now Commemorates Yoenis Cespedes’ All Star Selection

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Topps Now Commemorates Yoenis Cespedes’ All Star Selection

YOENIS CESPEDES – 2016 TOPPS NOW CARD 234 AVAILABLE UNTIL 1:30 PM ON 7/10/16 Mets outfielder Yoenis Cespedes was selected to start in the 2016 MLB All Star Game in San Diego. It is his second career All Star Selection. The MLB All Star position players are selected by a fan balloting process. The Cuban […]

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Mets Suffer Heavy Losses In 3-1 Defeat To Nats

An article by posted on July 8, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Suffer Heavy Losses In 3-1 Defeat To Nats

The New York Mets (47-38) were defeated by the Washington Nationals (52-36) by a score of 3-1 at Citi Field Friday evening. The Mets now fall to 4 games back of the Nationals for the division lead. Pitching: Noah Syndergaard was on the hill tonight and he was a little shaky.  After the game was […]

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

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

Friday, July 8, 2016 • 7:10 p.m. Citi Field • Flushing, N.Y. RHP Stephen Strasburg (11-0, 2.71) vs. RHP Noah Syndergaard (9-3, 2.41) SNY • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The Mets won the home run derby last night against the Nationals as they took the series opener by the score of 9-7. […]

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Matt Harvey to Undergo Season Ending Surgery

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Matt Harvey to Undergo Season Ending Surgery

In an expected move, Matt Harvey has opted for surgery to remedy his Thoracic Outlet Syndrome symptoms, agent Scott Boras tells ESPN. The procedure will be performed in St. Louis by TOS specialist Robert Thompson, who also operated on former Met Dillon Gee to remove a blood clot in his shoulder. “The doctors clearly recommended […]

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Risk vs. Reward: Why Terry Should Sit Thor in All Star Game

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Risk vs. Reward: Why Terry Should Sit Thor in All Star Game

Since the unveiling of the MLB All Star Game Rosters Tuesday night, there has been much discussion, as there is every year, regarding which pitcher should start the game for the National League.  There are a few story lines that make that choice interesting and worth weighing in on. From a Mets perspective, I am […]

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Granderson Providing Spark Since Return

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Granderson Providing Spark Since Return

In last night’s 9-7 win over the first place Washington Nationals, the New York Mets lineup all took part in the fun, getting contributions from everyone in the starting lineup including a pinch-hit double from Kelly Johnson and the 5th inning go-ahead homer off the bat of red hot Wilmer Flores. Right fielder Curtis Granderson […]

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