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Bartolo Colon Pulls Off A Milestone On Monday

An article by posted on May 3, 2016 0 Comments
Bartolo Colon Pulls Off A Milestone On Monday

USA Today Sports/Photo by Anthony Gruppuso With the scent of Sunday’s winning streak coming to an end still fresh in the Citi Field air, Mets elder statesman Bartolo Colon reached into his bag of tricks to pull off a milestone on Monday. Pitching 8 innings of shutout ball, Colon captured his 220th career victory surpassing […]

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Could Lucas Duda Be Ready To Break Out?

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Could Lucas Duda Be Ready To Break Out?

During last night’s 4-1 victory over the Atlanta Braves, Lucas Duda hit a bomb in his first at-bat. Normally when Duda hits a homer, its the beginning of another hot streak. Lucas is sure to continue to benefit from a lengthy Mets lineup that includes Yoenis Cespedes, and new teammates Neil Walker and Asdrubal Cabrera. “Those […]

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David Wright Has Tweaked His Mechanics At The Plate

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David Wright Has Tweaked His Mechanics At The Plate

There aren’t too many better sights in baseball than seeing a David Wright homer. He extends his arms fully with the bat out towards the outfield almost whisking it out of the park as he then begins his trot around the bases. During last night’s 4-1 win over the Atlanta Braves, Wright, hit a bomb […]

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MMO Game Recap: Colon Shines In 4-1 Victory Over Braves

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MMO Game Recap: Colon Shines In 4-1 Victory Over Braves

The New York Mets (16-8) defeated the Atlanta Braves (6-19) by a score of 4-1 in the first game of the three game set. With the win, Bartolo Colon passed Pedro Martinez for the second place in wins by a Dominican pitcher with the 220th victory of his career. Pitching: The man. The myth. The […]

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

An article by posted on May 2, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Braves vs Mets, 7:10 PM

Monday, May 2, 2016 • 7:10 p.m. Citi Field • Flushing, N.Y. RHP Mike Foltynewicz (0-0, –) vs. RHP Bartolo Colon (1-1, 3.42) SNY • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM A great new Bartolo Colon image from MMO reader and graphic artist David Dolinsky! The New York Mets (15-8) look to get back on […]

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Living With G(no)me Regrets? We Can Help….

An article by posted on May 2, 2016 0 Comments
Living With G(no)me Regrets? We Can Help….

Mets Fans Express Disdain for Promo Guidelines Admonish: (Verb) to caution, advise, or counsel against something I tried my best.  I can look back on that day and say I tried my best to warn everyone I could to get there early.  Anyone I knew that was going to a game I let them know that in […]

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Left-Handed Pitching Is Not the Mets’ Kryptonite

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Left-Handed Pitching Is Not the Mets’ Kryptonite

Yesterday, the Mets faced a left-handed starter for just the third time this year. They have faced Adam Conley, Brandon Finnegan, and Madison Bumgarner. In addition, the Mets have faced lefty relievers here and there. Seemingly, the Mets have struggled against lefties. On April 13th, Conley limited the Mets to four hits while allowing no earned runs and […]

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Amazin Juggernaut: Mets Roared Out Of April With Dominance and Flair

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Amazin Juggernaut: Mets Roared Out Of April With Dominance and Flair

There’s something special in the air, my friends. You can feel it with every breathtaking extra-base hit off the bat of Michael Conforto. You can sense it with every swing and a miss on a knee-buckling Noah Syndergaard breaking ball. You can see it every time Neil Walker and Asdrubal Cabrera turn another improbable a […]

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Bumgarner Bested Conforto On Sunday, But Mets Left Fielder Remains Very Confident

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Bumgarner Bested Conforto On Sunday, But Mets Left Fielder Remains Very Confident

As yesterday’s game approached, many wondered if Michael Conforto would get his first shot against a big time southpaw like Madison Bumgarner on the mound. Manager, Terry Collins obliged and gave the 23-year old budding star a chance to show what he could do against one of the great pitchers in the game. “I definitely wanted […]

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3 Up 3 Down: Mets Take Another Series, But Giants Steal Finale To Avoid Sweep

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3 Up 3 Down: Mets Take Another Series, But Giants Steal Finale To Avoid Sweep

3 Up 1. Record Setting Friday Night The Mets 13-1 victory over the San Francisco Giants on Friday night had some history to it. 12 of the 13 runs scored were all in the third inning, setting a new franchise record which was previously set on July 16, 2006 when they tallied 11 runs in […]

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