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Rubin: Criticism Should Be Directed At Alderson Not Collins

An article by posted on May 12, 2014 0 Comments
Rubin: Criticism Should Be Directed At Alderson Not Collins

In a response to all the criticism of Terry Collins in the past two weeks – and in particular this weekend – Adam Rubin of ESPN New York responded by saying the blame for the current state of the Mets belongs to Sandy Alderson and not the manager. This regime has been peddling the future […]

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Familia Could Replace Farnsworth As Mets Closer

An article by posted on May 12, 2014 0 Comments
Familia Could Replace Farnsworth As Mets Closer

It seems like eons since the Mets were back in Spring Training given all the ups and downs we’ve endured during the first two months of the regular season. One of the players I was very excited about for the upcoming 2014 season, was starter-turned-reliever, Jeurys Familia. The hard-throwing 24-year old came into camp fresh […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 5, Phillies 4

An article by posted on May 11, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 5, Phillies 4

The Mets (17-19) beat the Phillies (17-19) by a score of 5-4 in 11 innings on Sunday afternoon at Citi Field, snapping a 5-game losing streak and salvaging the final game of their 3-game series with Philadelphia. Jon Niese got the start for the Mets and pitched well, going 6 innings and striking out 6 […]

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MMO Game Thread: Phillies vs Mets, 1:10 PM (Happy Moms Day!)

An article by posted on May 11, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Phillies vs Mets, 1:10 PM (Happy Moms Day!)

The Mets have lost a season-high five straight and eight of nine. They will attempt to salvage the final game against the Philadelphia Phillies on Sunday at 1:10 PM. (SNY, WOR) Jon Niese (2-2, 1.82 ERA) will take the mound for the Mets and he’ll oppose left-hander Cole Hamels (0-2, 7.02) for the Phillies. Niese has been the […]

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Syndergaard Strikes Out A Season-High Ten Batters

An article by posted on May 11, 2014 0 Comments
Syndergaard Strikes Out A Season-High Ten Batters

Noah Syndergaard sent hundreds of Mets fans running to their ledges last night after he allowed three runs to score in the first inning. However when all was said and done, the big righthander delivered another solid outing, striking out a season high ten batters and walking none in his six innings of work. The final […]

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MMO Morning Grind: Losing Sucks, Time For Terry To Go

An article by posted on May 11, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Morning Grind: Losing Sucks, Time For Terry To Go

Here it is, almost two weeks from Memorial Day – you know, the unofficial point where you learn who the contenders and pretenders are – and the Mets find themselves all alone and in last place with a 16-19 record. “Losing sucks,” David Wright said after Saturday night’s loss. “We’re just not getting it done.” […]

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MMO Game Recap: Phillies 5, Mets 4

An article by posted on May 10, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Phillies 5, Mets 4

The Philadelphia Phillies defeated the New York Mets by the score of 5-4 on Saturday at Citi Field. For the Mets it was their fifth straight loss and it dropped them all alone in last place in the NL East with a 16-19 record. Dillon Gee started the game and didn’t have his best stuff, […]

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MMO Game Thread: Phillies vs Mets, 7:10 PM, (WPIX)

An article by posted on May 10, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Phillies vs Mets, 7:10 PM, (WPIX)

The Mets will look to even the series tonight at Citi Field when they take on the Philadelphia Phillies at 7:10 PM. RHP Dillon Gee (3-1, 2.51) gets the start for the Mets and will oppose RHP Kyle Kendrick (0-3, 3.58) for the Phillies. Gee enters tonight’s start with a career-high 16.0 inning scoreless streak which dates back […]

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Mets Promote Eric Campbell, Expected To Start At First Base Tonight

An article by posted on May 10, 2014 0 Comments
Mets Promote Eric Campbell, Expected To Start At First Base Tonight

9:20 AM Terry Collins told reporters he expects Lucas Duda to be unavailable again on Saturday as he continues to recover from a bad case of food poisoning that required hospitalization on Friday. This means that Eric Campbell could make his major-league debut against the Phillies tonight at first base. 12:30 AM The New York […]

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Nolan Ryan and Bobbleheads Throughout the Majors in May

An article by posted on May 10, 2014 0 Comments
Nolan Ryan and Bobbleheads Throughout the Majors in May

The Mets are giving away a Nolan Ryan bobblehead tonight in celebration of the 45th anniversary of the 1969 team.  Don’t get me wrong – Nolan is cool and he’s a Hall of Famer, but wouldn’t a Jerry Koosman bobblehead been even cooler? There are some other pretty cool bobblehead giveaways throughout the Major Leagues […]

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