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D’Arnaud Doubles and Blasts Two Homers for Las Vegas

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D’Arnaud Doubles and Blasts Two Homers for Las Vegas

Travis d’Arnaud had a monster game tonight for the Las Vegas 51s going 3-for-5 with a double and two home runs against Colorado Springs. The 51s hit six home runs in the sluggers paradise en route to a 14-7 win. D’Arnaud is 6-for-10 in two games since being demoted. He was the subject of a lengthy discussion by […]

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MMO Game Recap: Brewers 3, Mets 1

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MMO Game Recap: Brewers 3, Mets 1

The Mets (29-36) lost to the Brewers (39-27) by a score of 3-1 on Wednesday night at Citi Field. Jacob deGrom got the start for the Mets and was decent, but nothing more. DeGrom gave up 3 runs on 9 hits and a walk in 5.2 innings, striking out 4 and throwing 107 pitches. DeGrom […]

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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

After halting their six-game losing streak Tuesday night, the Mets are set to take on the Milwaukee Brewers in the second game of the three-game series Wednesday night at Citi Field.  First pitch is scheduled for 7:10 PM. Jacob deGrom (0-2, 3.19) will look to earn his first major league victory and build on the […]

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Zach Lutz Leaves Vegas To Play In Japan

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Zach Lutz Leaves Vegas To Play In Japan

Adam Rubin reports that sources told ESPNNewYork.com that Zach Lutz is headed to Japan in play for the Rakuten Eagles. Lutz was hitting .291, with seven homers and 37 RBIs in 227 at-bats with Vegas this season. He appeared in 22 games for the Mets in 2012 and ’13, producing a combined .226 average and two RBIs […]

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Collins Rewards Tejada’s Hot Bat With Lead-Off Spot

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Collins Rewards Tejada’s Hot Bat With Lead-Off Spot

Ruben Tejada batted lead-off for the first time this season on Tuesday night, but as Adam Rubin of ESPN NY writes, it was actually his 100th career start atop the lineup. Terry Collins replaced Matt den Dekker atop the order with Tejada, because over the past few weeks, the shortstop has been wielding a hot bat. […]

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Matsuzaka “Not Too Bad” After Taking Liner Off Hammy

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Matsuzaka “Not Too Bad” After Taking Liner Off Hammy

Daisuke Matsuzaka was struck in the right thigh with a Carlos Gomez-liner to end the sixth inning Tuesday night and was subsequently pulled from the game. Matsuzaka was already at 100 pitches, however; Terry Collins said post-game that he would have allowed the 33-year-old right-hander to begin the seventh if not for the comebacker, this […]

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Alderson: Harvey Not Likely To Pitch In 2014

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Alderson: Harvey Not Likely To Pitch In 2014

Mets ace Matt Harvey has made it no secret that he’d like to pitch in 2014. While the Mets have made it clear that they’d like their 25-year old right-hander to slow things down, and let their rehabilitation schedule dictate his return to the mound. Just last week, after consulting with Dr. James Andrews, the […]

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Mets Activate Germen From DL, Demote Rice To Vegas

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Mets Activate Germen From DL, Demote Rice To Vegas

Adam Rubin of ESPN NY reports that Scott Rice, was demoted to Vegas after Tuesday’s 6-2 win against the Milwaukee Brewers, leaving Josh Edgin and Dana Eveland as the only left-handers in the bullpen. Rubin adds that Gonzalez Germen will be activated from the disabled list, where he had been since May 6 with a virus and abscess. When Rice was given word on […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 6, Brewers 2

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 6, Brewers 2

  The Mets (29-35) beat the Brewers (38-27) by a score of 6-2 on Tuesday night at Citi Field. Daisuke Matsuzaka got the start for New York and was solid, giving up a run on 3 hits and 3 walks in 6 innings, striking out 5 and tossing 100 pitches. Dice-K ran into trouble in […]

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Alderson Assures Collins That His Job Is Safe

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Alderson Assures Collins That His Job Is Safe

Updated: 10:20 PM Anthony DiComo of MLB.com writes that Sandy Alderson met with Terry Collins prior to Tuesday’s game against the Brewers to assure the manager that his job is safe. DiComo adds that Alderson said he felt the meeting was necessary due to a fresh round of tabloid rumors surrounding Collins’ job security. “Sometimes you […]

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