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Mets Take Sole Possession Of Second Wild Card

An article by posted on September 9, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Take Sole Possession Of Second Wild Card

After getting pounded by the Milwaukee Brewers 12-5 on Thursday night, the St. Louis Cardinals fell behind the New York Mets in the wild card standings, giving the Amazins sole possession of the second wild card spot. The MLB betting lines continue to rise in the Mets favor. The Mets had the night off, but […]

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The Other Side of Neon: A Painfully Honest Look at Baseball in the Desert

An article by posted on September 8, 2016 0 Comments
The Other Side of Neon: A Painfully Honest Look at Baseball in the Desert

It was spring 1982 when this 16 year-old fan heard the worst news imaginable from his parents: “We’re moving to Las Vegas.” Who could’ve imagined that three decades later, the Mets, to a small degree, would follow me here. With the recent announcement of a 2-year extension in Las Vegas, I decided to blog about the […]

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Fernando Salas Could Be 7th Inning Fixture

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Fernando Salas Could Be 7th Inning Fixture

As September 1 was rapidly approaching, Sandy Alderson knew he needed to add a viable arm for a bullpen that has had inconsistencies and injuries throughout the 2016 season. Jim Henderson being overused and then succumbing to a DL stint due to bicep tendinitis comes to mind. Or Hansel Robles losing command and control in […]

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Jacob deGrom, Steven Matz Remain Out Of Rotation, Returns Still Uncertain

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Jacob deGrom, Steven Matz Remain Out Of Rotation, Returns Still Uncertain

According to beat reporter Kristie Ackert of the Daily News, there are still no planned dates for the returns of RHP Jacob deGrom (forearm) or LHP Steven Matz (shoulder) to return to the starting rotation. DeGrom, 28, is expected to miss another start Terry Collins said on Sunday, so he’ll continue to rest his strained […]

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Mets Sign Tim Tebow to Minor League Deal

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Mets Sign Tim Tebow to Minor League Deal

According to Adam Shefter the Mets have signed former NFL quarterback Tim Tebow to a minor league deal. A conference call with Sandy Alderson and Tim Tebow will air live at 11:30 AM on SNY. He will report to either the Mets Instructional League or the Arizona Fall League to start his baseball career. Tebow […]

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Curtis Granderson Closing in on Unflattering Record

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Curtis Granderson Closing in on Unflattering Record

With each solo-shot that Curtis Granderson hits, and there has been many this year, he seems to inch closer and closer to an unflattering MLB record. Granderson, who has homered in each of his last three starts, now finds himself with 25 homers on the season. To go along with the homers though he has […]

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Syndergaard’s Struggles Attributed to Cincinnati Heat

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Syndergaard’s Struggles Attributed to Cincinnati Heat

After three dominating performances, Noah Syndergaard struggled through a short outing in the Mets’ 6-3 victory over Cincinnati Wednesday afternoon. Syndergaard went just five innings on what was a sweltering day in Ohio. He allowed no runs while giving up six hits, walking four and striking out seven. Thor struggled with his command at times, […]

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Reyes Reclaims Leadoff Home Run Mark and Ignites Team

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Reyes Reclaims Leadoff Home Run Mark and Ignites Team

Jose Reyes has always been a catalyst for the New York Mets, going back to his rookie year of 2003. He was a heralded prospect, one that had Met fans giddy to see his plus speed, defensive range and cannon of an arm from short, and his larger than life personality, all that were easily […]

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Mets Blast Their Way to Sweep of Reds in 6-3 Win

An article by posted on September 7, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Blast Their Way to Sweep of Reds in 6-3 Win

The New York Mets (74-66) defeated the Cincinnati Reds (57-81) by a score of 6-3 Wednesday afternoon at Great American Ballpark. This puts the Amazins only half a game behind the Cardinals for the second wild card spot for now. Offense: Jose Reyes started the game off with a bang, cracking a home run on the […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets @ Reds,12:35 PM

An article by posted on September 7, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets @ Reds,12:35 PM

Wednesday, September 7, 2016 • 12:35 p.m. Great American Ball Park • Cincinnati, OH RHP Noah Syndergaard (12-8, 2.56) vs. RHP Anthony DeSclafani (8-2, 2.93) SNY • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The Mets go for the sweep this afternoon in Cincy! Yesterday the Mets went up early thanks to solo homers from […]

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