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MMO Game Thread: Mets @ Phillies, 7:05 PM

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MMO Game Thread: Mets @ Phillies, 7:05 PM

The Mets travel to Philadelphia to begin a three game set with their division rivals tonight at 7:05 PM. Bartolo Colo (10-9, 4.12), looking for his 200th career win, faces A.J. Burnett (6-11, 4.16). In his last start, Colon allowed two home runs, snapping a season-high string of four homerless games. Colon has not allowed […]

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Three Up and Three Down: It Wasn’t A National Treasure

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Three Up and Three Down: It Wasn’t A National Treasure

Here’s a few quick recaps of the Mets most recent series against the Washington Nationals. Daniel Murphy – This man is playing like he wants a contract.  What else can be said about 2014 for Murph? He trended upwards in a big way this series, batting .571 with a double, a triple, and 4 RBI’s.  […]

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Thoughts On Bartolo Colon, Curtis Granderson, Waivers

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Thoughts On Bartolo Colon, Curtis Granderson, Waivers

Bartolo Colon will once again make a bid to win his 200th major league game tonight against the Phillies. While that might seem like the biggest news regarding the veteran right hander, there is another item hanging over Colon. The Mets and Sandy Alderson have not yet put him on waivers. While Colon has been […]

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MMO Exclusive: Pitching Prospect Rob Whalen Is Coming On Strong

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MMO Exclusive: Pitching Prospect Rob Whalen Is Coming On Strong

Strap yourselves in and enjoy an interview with pitching prospect Rob Whalen, fresh off of his stellar performance on Wednesday night, tossing 5.1 shutout innings to collect his seventh win of the season and improve his record to a perfect 7-0 for the Savannah Sand Gnats. The 20-year old righthander has not allowed an earned run […]

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In Addition To Rockies, Cubs Have Scouts Watching Syndergaard

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In Addition To Rockies, Cubs Have Scouts Watching Syndergaard

It’s nice to know you’re being watched, even if it’s from afar. Last night, Andy Martino of the Daily News, reported that in addition to the Rockies scouts watching Noah Syndergaard, the Cubs have been scouting him as well. He Tweeted that they were “doubling up,” sending two scouts instead of one to last nights […]

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Mets Minors Report: Syndergaard Off Target In Loss, Puello Heating Up

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Mets Minors Report: Syndergaard Off Target In Loss, Puello Heating Up

Last Night’s Quick Scores Las Vegas 6, Albuquerque 2 Binghamton 3, Richmond 0 Fort Myers 6, St. Lucie 2 Augusta 10, Savannah 9 – 10 Innings Brooklyn 4, Mahoning Valley 0 Kingsport 8, Bristol 7 – Game 1 Kingsport 3, Bristol 2 – Game 2 Prospect Pipeline Noah Syndergaard was off target as he threw five […]

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MMO Game Recap: Nationals 5, Mets 3 (13 Innings)

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MMO Game Recap: Nationals 5, Mets 3 (13 Innings)

The Mets (54-61) lost a 13 inning heartbreaker to the Nationals (62-51) this afternoon by a score of 5-3. Mets starter Jacob deGrom was not himself early on, giving up three early runs before settling down in his last two innings of work. deGrom didn’t dominate like he had in his previous few starts, but […]

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A Case For Keeping Sandy Alderson As Mets GM

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A Case For Keeping Sandy Alderson As Mets GM

Sandy Alderson is in the final season of his original four-year deal that expires in October, but the team has an option on Alderson’s contract for 2015. It was reported earlier in the season that the option was not picked up and that the owners will make a decision sometime near or after the season. Alderson […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Nationals, 12:35 PM – It’s All About The Hair

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Nationals, 12:35 PM – It’s All About The Hair

The Mets and Washington Nationals will play a 12:35 PM matinee on Thursday with rookie righthander Jacob deGrom (6-5, 2.77) matching up against RHP Jordan Zimmermann (7-5, 3.00) in the rubber game at Nationals Park. In his last start, deGrom tossed 6.2 no-hit innings against these same Giants before Pablo Sandoval doubled to break it up. It was the […]

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Wright Says His Struggles At The Plate Are Mental

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Wright Says His Struggles At The Plate Are Mental

David Wright insists he’s not injured and that he’s not hurting. Instead, he tells Daily News columnist John Harper that he is struggling mentally at the plate, and that he has forgotten what it feels like to be in a good hitting groove. “I’ve made some mistakes this year, revamping some things with my swing that […]

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