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Revisionist History: The Lunch Incident

An article by posted on May 18, 2016 0 Comments
Revisionist History: The Lunch Incident

As an educator, particularly as one of the social studies variety, part of my responsibility is to make sure students are corroborating evidence from multiple sources in order to form an educated and unbiased opinion of certain historical events.  This is a valuable skill, as it encourages them to seek various point of views and […]

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Mets Spoil Murphy’s Return With 2-0 Win Over Nationals

An article by posted on May 17, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Spoil Murphy’s Return With 2-0 Win Over Nationals

The New York Mets (22-16) defeated the Washington Nationals (23-16) by a score of 2-0. The Metropolitans drew first blood in the 18 game long season series between the two National League power houses. Pitching: Noah Syndergaard brought the thunder in Tuesday night’s win. Syndergaard pitched to seven scoreless innings, while only giving up five […]

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MMO Game Thread: Nationals vs Mets, 7:10 PM (Updated Lineup)

An article by posted on May 17, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Nationals vs Mets, 7:10 PM (Updated Lineup)

Tuesday, May 17, 2016 • 7:10 p.m. Citi Field • Flushing, N.Y. RHP Max Scherzer (4-2, 4.15) vs. RHP Noah Syndergaard (3-2, 2.53) SNY • MLBN • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The Mets and Nationals will finally play each other for the first time this season. The Mets are coming off of […]

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Wright Scratched Due To Back Issue

An article by posted on May 17, 2016 0 Comments
Wright Scratched Due To Back Issue

According to reporters at Citi Field David Wright has been scratched from the lineup on Tuesday after telling Terry Collins that his back was tight. Wright told Collins that he could still play tonight, byt Collins made the decision to scratch him. This is coming after Wright had consecutive days off to get ready for […]

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Lucas Duda Out Of Lineup With Back Issue

An article by posted on May 17, 2016 0 Comments
Lucas Duda Out Of Lineup With Back Issue

First baseman Lucas Duda is out the lineup with a back issue according to manager Terry Collins and not “benched”as general manager Sandy Alderson first described it. Collins says Duda was “pretty stiff” over the weekend and was treated with an injection Monday after being examined by team doctors. Duda, 30, is batting .236 with […]

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Mets Activate Matt Reynolds, Option Sean Gilmartin

An article by posted on May 17, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Activate Matt Reynolds, Option Sean Gilmartin

Update: Mets have activated IF Matt Reynolds and optioned LHP Sean Gilmartin to Triple-A Las Vegas. Original Report Infielder Matt Reynolds will be promoted from Triple-A Las Vegas in time for the start of the New York Mets’ series opener against the Washington Nationals on Tuesday, as first reported by Adam Rubin of ESPN New York. Reynolds 25, was […]

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Clash of the Titans: Scherzer vs Syndergaard

An article by posted on May 17, 2016 0 Comments
Clash of the Titans: Scherzer vs Syndergaard

The New York Mets and Washington Nationals renew their rivalry tonight with first pitch scheduled for 7:10 PM. There could not have been a better pitching matchup to start this series. A must see event, in what feels like the first big game of the season. Max Scherzer, fresh off a historic performance will take […]

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Daniel Murphy Returns To Citi Packing An MLB Leading .400 Average

An article by posted on May 17, 2016 0 Comments
Daniel Murphy Returns To Citi Packing An MLB Leading .400 Average

Tonight will mark the return of Daniel Murphy to Citi Field. His first time in the third base dugout. HIs first time coming from the visitor’s clubhouse. His first time being seen in a regular season game in a different uniform. It will be strange. Murphy left his mark in Mets fans hearts around the […]

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Another Controversial Call and a Fatal Pitch Doom Mets in Colorado, But Fear Not…

An article by posted on May 16, 2016 0 Comments
Another Controversial Call and a Fatal Pitch Doom Mets in Colorado, But Fear Not…

Colorado fans did not need the weed they can legally buy to get a buzz this weekend because the Rockies gave them a natural high in the form of a three game sweep over the New York Mets. On an afternoon when the Mets could have picked up some precious ground, Ryan Raburn delivered a […]

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Granderson Has Been Shift Out of Luck

An article by posted on May 16, 2016 0 Comments
Granderson Has Been Shift Out of Luck

As you know, one prominent name that was missing from Sunday’s lineup against the Colorado Rockies, was that of right fielder Curtis Granderson. Manager Terry Collins gave his leadoff hitter the day off hoping that a two-day respite will help get Granderson out of the funk that has been plaguing him in recent weeks. Collins is […]

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DeGrom Is “Not Feeling Very Comfortable” On The Mound

An article by posted on May 16, 2016 0 Comments
DeGrom Is “Not Feeling Very Comfortable” On The Mound

New York Mets right-hander, Jacob deGrom took the no-decision in Sunday’s 4-3 loss to the Colorado Rockies. He pitched 6.1 innings, while allowing three runs on four hits. DeGrom both walked and struck out three batters, he still is not feeling comfortable on the mound as he tries to regain his star form. “I’m still […]

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