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Mike Piazza 9/11 Jersey Rescued By Three Mets Fans

An article by posted on April 14, 2016 0 Comments
Mike Piazza 9/11 Jersey Rescued By Three Mets Fans

Great news on the 9/11 Mike Piazza jersey flap. Thanks to the efforts of three huge Mets fans, the jersey will soon be back in New York where it belongs. According to Kevin Kernan of the NY Post, Anthony Scaramucci, Tony Lauto and an anonymous third business partner, came to an agreement in principle Thursday […]

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The Z Files: Logan Verrett Scouting Report

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The Z Files: Logan Verrett Scouting Report

Stat Line:  6 IP, 0 R, 3 H, 6 SO, 2 BB In the New York Mets 2-1 victory over the Miami Marlins, Logan Verrett showed why he would be in the starting rotation for twenty-nine of thirty Major League teams.  Verrett attacks opposing lineups differently than our big three power pitches, looking to induce […]

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Wilmer Flores Flourishes In His First 1B Appearance

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Wilmer Flores Flourishes In His First 1B Appearance

During yesterday’s 2-1 win over the Miami Marlins, Wilmer Flores had his first MLB appearance at 1st base. He played the position flawlessly and without any errors and even executed some nice plays while doing so that had a high degree of difficulty. Flores showed great range at the position and a nice glove, making a nice diving stop […]

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Desperate Measures: Collins Brings In Henderson After 35-Pitch Outing

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Desperate Measures: Collins Brings In Henderson After 35-Pitch Outing

Jim Henderson makes his fifth appearance in eight games for Mets. USA Today After Johan Santana threw 134 pitches on a surgery repaired shoulder to throw the first no-hitter in Mets history, Terry Collins was in tears. He seemed distraught. In the post-game press conference, Collins called Santana his “Hero,” and he was prescient in […]

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Curtis Granderson Encourages NYC Kids To Stay Fit and Active

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Curtis Granderson Encourages NYC Kids To Stay Fit and Active

Yesterday, Mets right fielder Curtis Granderson visited PS 133, the William A. Butler School, and 224 3rd- and 4th-grade students to help kick off the New Balance SparkStart Fitness Challenge, a program that will challenge over a thousand children in six cities across the country to participate in recess activities and games and track their physical […]

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3 Up 3 Down: Thor Brings The Thunder, But Mets Drop Another Series

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3 Up 3 Down: Thor Brings The Thunder, But Mets Drop Another Series

3 Up 1. Syndergaard Is Spectacular Coming off a brilliant start in Kansas City last week, Noah Syndergaard was once again lights out on Tuesday night, when he made his first start at Citi Field in 2016. All Syndergaard did was allow one earned run over seven very impressive innings, while striking out 12 batters […]

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Collins Runs For Mayor of Panic City

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Collins Runs For Mayor of Panic City

Less than 24 hours after calling the baseball season a marathon, Mets managerTerry Collins decided to run for mayor of Panic City. Moments after his sluggish Mets beat Miami, 2-1, to snap a four-game losing streak, Collins went off in a press conference, calling the victory “a game we had to have.” When the season […]

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Maximus Cespedes Gives Everyone A Scare

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Maximus Cespedes Gives Everyone A Scare

Outfielder Yoenis Cespedes gave everybody a scare in today’s Mets 2-1 victory over the Marlins. In the eighth inning, Ichiro Suzuki sliced a pitch from reliever Jerry Blevins toward the seats in foul territory. Cespedes was off and running and when he reached the wall he dived into the seats to try and make the […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 2, Marlins 1

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 2, Marlins 1

The Mets (3-5) beat the Marlins (3-4) by a score of 2-1 Wednesday afternoon at Citi Field to salvage the final game and avoid a sweep at home. Pitching: Logan Verrett filled in brilliantly for the injured Jacob deGrom, tossing 6 scoreless innings. He struck out 6 batters while allowing only three hits and walking […]

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MMO Game Thread: Marlins vs Mets, 1:10 PM

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MMO Game Thread: Marlins vs Mets, 1:10 PM

Wednesday, April 13, 2016 • 1:10 p.m. Citi Field • Flushing, N.Y. LHP Adam Conley (0-0, 27.00) vs RHP Logan Verrett (0-0, 9.00) SNY • MLBN • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM With Jacob deGrom scratched due to a sore right lat muscle, the Mets look to Logan Verrett to snap their four-game losing streak […]

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