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MMO Game Thread: Nationals vs Mets, 7:10 PM

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MMO Game Thread: Nationals vs Mets, 7:10 PM

Friday, July 8, 2016 • 7:10 p.m. Citi Field • Flushing, N.Y. RHP Stephen Strasburg (11-0, 2.71) vs. RHP Noah Syndergaard (9-3, 2.41) SNY • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The Mets won the home run derby last night against the Nationals as they took the series opener by the score of 9-7. […]

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Matt Harvey to Undergo Season Ending Surgery

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Matt Harvey to Undergo Season Ending Surgery

In an expected move, Matt Harvey has opted for surgery to remedy his Thoracic Outlet Syndrome symptoms, agent Scott Boras tells ESPN. The procedure will be performed in St. Louis by TOS specialist Robert Thompson, who also operated on former Met Dillon Gee to remove a blood clot in his shoulder. “The doctors clearly recommended […]

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Risk vs. Reward: Why Terry Should Sit Thor in All Star Game

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Risk vs. Reward: Why Terry Should Sit Thor in All Star Game

Since the unveiling of the MLB All Star Game Rosters Tuesday night, there has been much discussion, as there is every year, regarding which pitcher should start the game for the National League.  There are a few story lines that make that choice interesting and worth weighing in on. From a Mets perspective, I am […]

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Granderson Providing Spark Since Return

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Granderson Providing Spark Since Return

In last night’s 9-7 win over the first place Washington Nationals, the New York Mets lineup all took part in the fun, getting contributions from everyone in the starting lineup including a pinch-hit double from Kelly Johnson and the 5th inning go-ahead homer off the bat of red hot Wilmer Flores. Right fielder Curtis Granderson […]

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Matt Harvey Considering Season Ending Shoulder Surgery

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Matt Harvey Considering Season Ending Shoulder Surgery

Matt Harvey has been diagnosed with symptoms consistent with thoracic outlet syndrome and is considering season-ending surgery, general manager Sandy Alderson announced at Citi Field. Harvey is deciding between the two options that doctors in St. Louis presented to him, shoulder surgery or a nerve block injection. If it is surgery, Alderson says it’s about […]

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Nats GM Loses It After Controversial Double-Play In Ninth

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Nats GM Loses It After Controversial Double-Play In Ninth

In what was one of the most entertaining and craziest games of the year, of course it made sense that it would end with some controversy. With Jayson Werth at first and no outs in the top of the ninth, Daniel Murphy hit a shot to Asdrubal Cabrera that he made a stellar play on […]

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Home Run Derby At Citi Field Sets New Record

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Home Run Derby At Citi Field Sets New Record

Tonight’s eight combined home runs between the Mets and Nationals are the most in a game in Citi Field history, passing the previous high of seven home runs set on June 9, 2009 when the Mets hosted the Phillies. The eight combined home runs tonight are also the most in a game the Nationals have […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets Beat Nationals 9-7 In Roller Coaster Match

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MMO Game Recap: Mets Beat Nationals 9-7 In Roller Coaster Match

The New York Mets (47-38) defeated the Washington Nationals (51-36) in a crazy game by a score of 9-7 Thursday night at Citi Field. Pitching: Bartolo Colon started tonight and was greeted rudely by Ben Revere, who smacked a triple down the right field line to lead off the game. Daniel Murphy then singled him in […]

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A Historic Perspective of Thoracic Outlet Syndrome in MLB

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A Historic Perspective of Thoracic Outlet Syndrome in MLB

Sandy Alderson spoke to the media Thursday afternoon and revealed that Matt Harvey has been diagnosed with symptoms most likely related to Thoracic Outlet Syndrome. Baseball fans have become very familiar with Tommy John surgery that is required when pitchers tear their ulnar collateral ligament. However, many aren’t familiar with this injury and it’s place […]

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MMO Game Thread: Nationals vs Mets, 7:10 PM

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MMO Game Thread: Nationals vs Mets, 7:10 PM

Thursday, July 7, 2016 • 7:10 p.m. Citi Field • Flushing, N.Y. RHP Lucas Giolito (0-0, 0.00) vs. RHP Bartolo Colon (7-4, 2.87) SNY • MLBN • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The Nationals swept the Mets in DC last week, and the Mets looked primed to spiral out of control with the […]

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Candidates for Matt Harvey’s Rotation Spot

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Candidates for Matt Harvey’s Rotation Spot

The news that Matt Harvey may miss a significant amount of time due to the possibility that he may have thoracic outlet syndrome is devastating to not only Harvey himself, but also to the Mets rotation. While Harvey was struggling all year with a 4.86 ERA, he is also a pitcher who the Mets counted on in […]

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