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MMO Game Thread: Cardinals vs Mets, 1:10 PM (WPIX, WOR)

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MMO Game Thread: Cardinals vs Mets, 1:10 PM (WPIX, WOR)

Veteran right-hander Bartolo Colon makes his second Grapefruit League start as the New York Mets take on the St. Louis Cardinals on Saturday at 1:10 PM at Tradition Field. Left-hander Tyler Lyons will get the start for the Cardinals. Also pitching for the Mets this afternoon are LHP Josh Smoker, RHP Jeurys Familia, and RHP […]

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Ruben Tejada Is Always There For The Mets

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Ruben Tejada Is Always There For The Mets

Depth was to be a Mets’ strong point this year, and it will come into play a lot earlier than anticipated with shortstop Asdrubal Cabrera expected to miss at least two weeks or more and quite possibly the start of the season with a strained patella tendon in his left knee. Ruben Tejada, who lost […]

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Keep Harvey In Gotham

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Keep Harvey In Gotham

Matt Harvey games have turned into events. Fans flocking to Citi Field and Tradition Field donning their Batman masks, holding up signs referencing The Dark Knight and how Harvey is the hero Gotham deserves. When Harvey pitches, we watch. It’s akin to the 1980s Mets teams, who had another hard throwing right-hander who brought the […]

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Mets Were Upset With Montero, Wanted To Send Him A Message

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Mets Were Upset With Montero, Wanted To Send Him A Message

If some of you were surprised to see Rafael Montero among the first round of cuts after the former top prospect was reportedly in the mix for a spot on the Opening Day roster, keep reading. While the chances that Montero would break camp with the team were slim at best in my opinion, I was […]

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MMO Game Recap: Nationals 9, Mets 5

An article by posted on March 11, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Nationals 9, Mets 5

Sloppy game by the Mets as they fall 9-5 to the Washington Nationals and make four errors in the field. Steven Matz made his second spring start and looked good through the first two innings not allowing any runs before running into trouble in the third. He threw eight straight balls to start the inning, […]

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Jenrry Mejia Just Opened A Can Of Worms

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Jenrry Mejia Just Opened A Can Of Worms

In all seriousness, the last thing I want to do is to write about Jenrry Mejia again. It’s going to be an exciting year for the Mets, and there are so many great and positive things to write about and discuss. However, he called a press conference, and WOW, do we need to address his allegations. First, […]

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Asdrubal Cabrera To Miss At Least Two Weeks With Strained Patella Tendon

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Asdrubal Cabrera To Miss At Least Two Weeks With Strained Patella Tendon

After having an MRI last night in Port St. Lucie, the Mets sent shortstop Asdrubal Cabrera to New York for a second MRI. Team doctors examined him this morning and reviewed the MRI and the results are in. The team just announced that Cabrera has been diagnosed with a strained patella tendon in his left […]

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

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

New York Mets left-hander Steven Matz makes his second start of the spring this afternoon as the team travels to Space Coast Stadium to play Stephen Strasburg and the Washington Nationals in a 1:10 PM matinee. Also pitching for the Mets this afternoon are LHP Sean Gilmartin, RHP Logan Verrett and RHP Zack Thornton. New York Mets Alejandro De Aza, […]

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Montero Among First Round Of Spring Training Cuts

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Montero Among First Round Of Spring Training Cuts

The New York Mets announced their first round of cuts this morning, trimming their Spring Training roster as Opening Day gets closer. From the 40 man roster RHP Rafael Montero, RHP Akeel Morris and LHP Dario Alvarez were all optioned to minor league camp. All three will likely start the season at Triple-A Las Vegas. RHP Chasen Bradford, C Raywilly Gomez and […]

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Makes No Sense For Plawecki To Be The Backup Catcher

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Makes No Sense For Plawecki To Be The Backup Catcher

Finally, some common sense. The Mets are now talking about making Johnny Monell the back-up catcher on the Opening Day roster instead of Kevin Plawecki. Truth be told, Plawecki is the better player right now between him and Monell. However, he’s also still considered a prospect that is going to need to receive regular at-bats to get better. Remember […]

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