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Collins Makes History Batting His Top HR Hitter Ninth

An article by posted on May 16, 2015 0 Comments
Collins Makes History Batting His Top HR Hitter Ninth

Ronald Blum of the Associated Press reports that when Terry Collins made the decision to bat Wilmer Flores ninth in the batting order on Saturday versus the Milwaukee Brewers, he did something that hasn’t been done in nearly half a century. For the first time since April 30, 1967, the Mets were batting their top home-run […]

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

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

The Mets and Brewers will play the second game of their weekend series tonight at Citi Field. Jacob deGrom (3-4, 3.46) will be counted on to stop the Mets’ five game skid and he’ll be opposed by right-hander Matt Garza (2-4, 4.04) for the Brewers. First pitch is at 7:10 PM. Mets Starting Lineup Curtis […]

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MMO Special Feature: Mets Have Lost Third Most Days To DL

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MMO Special Feature: Mets Have Lost Third Most Days To DL

I decided to do a little research yesterday after learning Dilson Herrera was heading to the DL. Not to make any excuses because bad baseball is bad baseball anyway you slice it, and excuses are for losers, but… The number of players the Mets have lost to the major league disabled list this season is […]

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Nationals Pull Within Half Game Of Mets, Sandy Preaches Patience

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Nationals Pull Within Half Game Of Mets, Sandy Preaches Patience

Here come the Washington Nationals… In 18 days they’ve climbed back from eight games behind the first place Mets to within a half game of the top spot. How did they do it? They’ve won 13 of their last 17 games. Next week they get their top offensive star back, Anthony Rendon, who started baseball […]

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Tulowitzki Leaves Game With Quad Strain, Rockies GM Blasts Trade Talk Rumors

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Tulowitzki Leaves Game With Quad Strain, Rockies GM Blasts Trade Talk Rumors

A person who knows Troy Tulowitzki told Jon Heyman of CBS Sports that Tulo would prefer to be traded to the Dodgers, Giants, Angels, or Yankees. However, he would be okay with going to the Mets, Red Sox, or Cardinals. Heyman writes that the Rockies tried hard this winter to engage the Mets, and at […]

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MMO Game Recap: Brewers 7, Mets 0

An article by posted on May 15, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Brewers 7, Mets 0

The Mets lost to the Milwaukee Brewers tonight by a score of 7-0 at Citi Field. It is the Mets 5th consecutive loss. Offense: It was a lifeless effort by the Mets lineup, which has been one of the worst in the league during the month of May They were completely shutdown by Kyle Lohse, […]

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Dilson Herrera Headed To 15-Day DL

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Dilson Herrera Headed To 15-Day DL

During the 6th inning of tonight’s broadcast, Gary Cohen announced that Dilson Herrera is heading to the 15-day disabled list. He fractured the tip of his right middle finger on a ground ball during pre-game before Friday night’s game vs. the Brewers. The ball also tore off his fingernail. Eric Campbell is being called up […]

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

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

The New York Mets (20-15) return to Citi Field on Friday after a disappointing four-game sweep in Chicago at the hands of the Cubs. They will host the Milwaukee Brewers (12-23), who own the worst record in baseball. Bartolo Colon (6-1, 3.30) will try to become the majors’ first seven-game winner and he’ll be opposed […]

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Lagares Is Back And Not A Moment Too Soon

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Lagares Is Back And Not A Moment Too Soon

As you no doubt have noticed, centerfielder Juan Lagares is back in the lineup and batting second after missing three games with a strain near his right arm pit. Manager Terry Collins told reporters that Lagares is not totally healed but that, “Juan has to play through the discomfort.” “When Juan is hitting, he is […]

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Lucas Duda Proving Doubters Wrong With Success Against Lefties

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Lucas Duda Proving Doubters Wrong With Success Against Lefties

In yesterday’s start against Cub’s lefty Travis Wood, Lucas Duda continued to thrive against southpaws. Duda hit a double and a single in three at-bats off of Wood, who’s held left handed batters to a .216 average during his career. Duda now has his slash line up to .410/.452/.615 with two home runs against lefties […]

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