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MMO Game Recap: Cardinals 9, Mets 0

An article by posted on May 20, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Cardinals 9, Mets 0

Another day, another drubbing of the New York Mets. Just when you thought the Mets’ 10-2 loss to the Cardinals last night was bad enough, they somehow managed to top themselves tonight. It all got started in the first, when Mets starter Bartolo Colon was obviously without his best stuff. After giving up a single […]

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

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

The New York Mets continue their 4-game series against the St. Louis Cardinals tonight at Citi Field after splitting the first two games. Bartolo Colon (6-2, 3.86 ERA) opposes right-hander Carlos Martinez (3-2, 4.73) in a 7:10 PM matchup. The Mets no longer have sole possession of first place in the NL East, now sharing […]

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Dodgers Looking To Move Infielder For Starting Pitcher

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Dodgers Looking To Move Infielder For Starting Pitcher

According to beat reporter Mark Saxon of ESPN LA, the Los Angeles Dodgers are in the market for a starting pitcher now that Hyun-jin Ryu is contemplating shoulder surgery and after already losing Brandon McCarthy for the season. Saxon believes they’d be willing to move Cuban infielder Alex Guerrero, given their excess of third baseman. The 28 year old […]

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The Mets Need To Diversify Their Hitting Approach

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The Mets Need To Diversify Their Hitting Approach

Exit velocity reminds me of a roommate I had who once decided to chase a full turkey dinner with a Domino’s Hawaiian and a six-pack. He was in a recliner across the room making gurgling noises. I look up and realize the noises were coming from his belly, which was moving — on it’s own, like […]

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Breaking Down Jon Niese vs. St. Louis Cardinals

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Breaking Down Jon Niese vs. St. Louis Cardinals

Finishing Line:  5 IP, 8 R, 8 ER, 11 H, 1 BB, 1 K, 1 HR Defining Pitches First Inning: Early in the first inning, Jon Niese showed poor command of his fastball as he gave up a single to Peter Bourjos followed by a RBI double to Randal Grichuk, both on fastballs that missed […]

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Bobby Parnell Is Still Struggling

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Bobby Parnell Is Still Struggling

So far on his road to recovery, Bobby Parnell has really struggled in his minor league rehab appearances. He is mainly struggling with his command and more concerning, his velocity. There is still no timetable for his return. On Tuesday, Parnell gave up 3 runs and 4 hits in 1 1/3 innings in a extended spring […]

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Daniel Murphy: The Agony and the Ecstasy

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Daniel Murphy: The Agony and the Ecstasy

It was a night of give and take for second baseman Daniel Murphy on Tuesday night. The Mets lost to the Cardinals by a score of 10-2 and Murphy played a big part on both sides of the scoring. Murphy, who is a free agent at the end of this season, accounted for both Mets […]

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Collins Responds To Calls To Fire Him

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Collins Responds To Calls To Fire Him

I was a little dumbfounded when I logged on to see what was churning on Mets Twitter Tuesday morning and was smacked in the face by an article by Joel Sherman practically daring the front office to fire Terry Collins and another post by MetsBlog saying the Terry Watch was back on. I was like […]

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Nats Pull Into First-Place Tie With Mets, Sandy Says No Trades Coming

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Nats Pull Into First-Place Tie With Mets, Sandy Says No Trades Coming

In stunning fashion, the Washington Nationals came from behind to beat the New York Yankees 8-6 on a two-run walk-off homer by first baseman Ryan Zimmerman in the 10th inning. Zimmerman hit his shot off of Yankees closer Andrew Miller, who had not allowed a run all season. The win lifted the hard-charging Nationals to […]

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MMO Game Recap: Cardinals 10, Mets 2

An article by posted on May 19, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Cardinals 10, Mets 2

The Mets (23-17) were defeated by the Cardinals (26-13) by a score of 10-2 Tuesday evening at Citi Field. Pitching: Jon Niese started for the Mets, going 5 innings while allowing 8 earned runs on 11 hits, walking one and striking out one. All season he has been allowing a lot of base runners (1.49 […]

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