Mets News & Notes

Niese Fizzles Out In D’Backs Win, Draws Praise From Collins

An article by posted on August 18, 2016 0 Comments
Niese Fizzles Out In D’Backs Win, Draws Praise From Collins

In his first start with his former team, Jon Niese appeared to be the antidote missing from the Mets pitching rotation, until the 4th inning reared it’s ugly head. Sailing through the first three innings, Niese stifled the D’backs with cutters in the 80’s until Rickie Weeks, Jr. and Yasmany Tomas took him back-to-back deep, […]

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Mets Minors: Conforto Collects Four Hits Against a Lefty

An article by posted on August 18, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Minors: Conforto Collects Four Hits Against a Lefty

Round Rock Express (62-63) 10, Las Vegas 51s (58-67) 8 Box Score Brandon Nimmo LF: 0 for 4, BB, 4 K, .340/.413/.533 Justin Ruggiano RF: 0 for 5 (3 for 11) Michael Conforto CF: 4 for 4, 2B, 3 R, .425/.483/.738 Matt Reynolds 3B: 2 for 4, 2 R, .236/.305/.335 Gavin Cecchini SS: 1 for 4, .314/.381/.432 All four hits came against […]

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Jose Reyes Has Been Electric In Return From DL

An article by posted on August 18, 2016 0 Comments
Jose Reyes Has Been Electric In Return From DL

Since his return from the disabled list, Jose Reyes has been a positive for the Mets in the leadoff spot. Displacing Curtis Granderson, Reyes has given them more of a true catalyst in a lineup that desperately needed one. Reyes returned on August 13 and since doing so has hit to a .286/.375/.381 slash line. During […]

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Cespedes Will Be Activated From DL Friday

An article by posted on August 18, 2016 0 Comments
Cespedes Will Be Activated From DL Friday

The New York Mets will soon be back to full strength as Terry Collins told reporters that Yoenis Cespedes, Asdrubal Cabrera and Justin Ruggiano will all be in San Francisco on Thursday when the Mets begin a four-game series against the Giants. While Cabrera will be activated on Thursday, Cespedes is not eligible to be […]

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Asdrubal Cabrera To Be Activated From DL Thursday

An article by posted on August 18, 2016 0 Comments
Asdrubal Cabrera To Be Activated From DL Thursday

Mets outfielder Yoenis Cespedes and shortstop Asdrubal Cabrera both played six innings for High-A St. Lucie on Wednesday as they continued their rehab assignments. After tonight’s 13-5 loss to Arizona, manager Terry Collins said Cabrera will be activated on Thursday when the Mets begin a four game series with the Giants in San Francisco. The […]

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MMO Game Recap: D’Backs Crush the Mets 13-5 to Take Series

An article by posted on August 18, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: D’Backs Crush the Mets 13-5 to Take Series

The New York Mets were defeated by the Arizona Diamondbacks by a score of 13-5 on Wednesday night. The D-Backs win the series and have taken 5 out of 6 games against the Mets this year. With the loss, the Mets now drop to four games behind the St. Louis Cardinals for the second Wild […]

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Wheeler Diagnosed With Flexor Strain; Shut Down For Two Weeks

An article by posted on August 17, 2016 0 Comments
Wheeler Diagnosed With Flexor Strain; Shut Down For Two Weeks

A collective sigh of relief, Mets fans… According to multiple sources on Twitter, Zack Wheeler does not have any structural damage in his pitching elbow, and has been diagnosed with a flexor strain, according to Mets assistant GM John Ricco. Wheeler has received a PRP injection and has been shut down for two weeks. Ricco […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets @ Diamondbacks, 9:40 PM

An article by posted on August 17, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets @ Diamondbacks, 9:40 PM

Wednesday, August 17, 2016 • 9:40 p.m. (ET) Chase Field • Phoenix, AZ LHP Jonathon Niese (8-6, 5.20) vs. RHP Zack Godley (3-2, 5.24) SNY • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM Like a good chunk of you out in Mets land, I didn’t watch last night’s game (9:40 start time? How about 9:35 […]

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Syndergaard Ties Seaver, Has Third-Most Homers by Pitcher in Mets History

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Syndergaard Ties Seaver, Has Third-Most Homers by Pitcher in Mets History

GET THIS EXCLUSIVE CARD HERE! Noah Syndergaard is the embodiment of the #PitchersWhoRake hashtag that anti-DHers love to use. And it’s rapidly moving “Thor” up the ranks in the Mets’ history books. Syndergaard’s two-run shot against the Diamondbacks last night made him the first pitcher in the majors this season to hit three home runs. […]

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Bartolo Colon: One of Just Six MLB’ers Left From the 90s

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Bartolo Colon: One of Just Six MLB’ers Left From the 90s

How old does that headline make you feel? It seems like just yesterday you were listening to Sugar Ray on your Walkman. But it’s now official: The 90s were a long time ago. Bartolo Colon has become the poster child of MLB dinosaurs left from this decade. He is the last active ex-Expo, recently became the […]

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Rookie T.J. Rivera Collects 4 Hits As Late Addition To Lineup

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Rookie T.J. Rivera Collects 4 Hits As Late Addition To Lineup

Because second baseman Neil Walker was a late scratch to the lineup, rookie infielder T.J Rivera started at third base and provided a major impact during last night’s 7-5 victory over Arizona. Rivera reached base in all of his plate appearances as he went 4-for-4 with two runs scored. But his night was not flawless […]

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