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MMO Game Thread: Mets @ Nationals, 4:05 PM

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MMO Game Thread: Mets @ Nationals, 4:05 PM

Wednesday, September 13, 2016 • 4:05 p.m. Nationals Park • Washington, D.C. RHP Robert Gsellman (2-1, 3.92) vs. RHP Tanner Roark (14-8, 2.85) SNY • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The Mets and Nationals play for the final time this afternoon as the Mets look to stay in the win column after yesterday’s […]

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Matz and deGrom May Combine To Replace Montero

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Matz and deGrom May Combine To Replace Montero

So to sum it up, the Rafael Montero experiment failed. In 13.1 innings he walked 15 batters and allowed 15 hits, pitching to a 2.250 WHIP and a 8.10 ERA. Those numbers are obviously pretty terrible, so Terry needs to find a way to fill the gap he left in the rotation. With Steven Matz and Jacob […]

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T.J. Rivera: Hometown Hero Saves Day

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T.J. Rivera: Hometown Hero Saves Day

Things looked grim, the Mets had just blown a 3-1 lead in the bottom of the ninth inning in Washington. It just seemed like one of those games that the team would eventually lose. T.J. Rivera though would have none of that. The bronx born Rivera would step up to the plate in the top […]

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Syndergaard Reaches 200 Strikeouts in Dominating Performance

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Syndergaard Reaches 200 Strikeouts in Dominating Performance

Noah Syndergaard gave the Mets everything they could have asked for in Tuesday night’s 4-3 victory over the Washington Nationals. Thor brought the thunder on a night the Mets desperately needed to rebound from the prior night’s defeat. Syndergaard delivered seven strong innings while giving up just one run on four hits. He would walk […]

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Familia Falters, But Mets Stand Their Ground In Wild Card Hunt

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Familia Falters, But Mets Stand Their Ground In Wild Card Hunt

Daniel Murphy started a ninth inning rally for the Nationals, but destiny was on the barrel of rookie T.J. Rivera’s bat, as he launched a tie breaking solo shot in the top of the 10th to keep the Mets in sole possession of the second wild card spot. The native New Yorker accounted for three of […]

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Syndergaard Dominates; Rivera Drives In Three As Mets Defeat Nats 4-3!

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Syndergaard Dominates; Rivera Drives In Three As Mets Defeat Nats 4-3!

The New York Mets (77-68) defeated the Washington Nationals (86-59) by a score of 4-3 tonight at Nationals Park. Pitching: Noah Syndergaard toed the rubber for the Mets tonight against the division foe Washington Nationals and was dominant, firing seven innings of one run ball, while limiting the opposition to four hits and struck out […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Nationals, 7:05 PM

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Nationals, 7:05 PM

Tuesday, September 13, 2016 • 7:05 p.m. Nationals Park • Washington, D.C. RHP Noah Syndergaard (13-8, 2.48) vs. RHP A.J. Cole (1-2, 4.56) SNY • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM Last night wasn’t great for the Mets, but it also wasn’t great for the Cardinals so the Mets maintain their wild card spot. […]

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Backman Discusses Decision To Resign, Mets Front Office, Future

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Backman Discusses Decision To Resign, Mets Front Office, Future

Here is a recap and summary of Mike Francesa’s interview with Wally Backman this afternoon, which I live tweeted. Backman says he didn't feel respected. Says he passed along info on Rivera, Loney, Reyes who Mets then signed. Felt it was sign, time to go. — Metsmerized Online (@MetsMerized) September 13, 2016 Backman explained how […]

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The 5 Losses That Could Haunt the Mets

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The 5 Losses That Could Haunt the Mets

The Mets have a razor-thin margin for error coming down the stretch and the season could come down to one game. Of course, every game counts equally, but here are five games that might haunt the Mets if they’re on the outside looking in next month. 5. June 18: 4-3 loss to Braves The Mets […]

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Updated: Wally Backman Resigns As Mets Triple-A Manager

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Updated: Wally Backman Resigns As Mets Triple-A Manager

As we reported on Monday, general manager Sandy Alderson announced that Wally Backman has resigned as manager of the Triple-A Las Vegas 51s, thus severing ties with the New York Mets organization. “He has decided to move on and look for other opportunities, including the possibility of a major league coaching position,” Alderson said. “We wish […]

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