Mets News & Notes

MMO Game Recap: Cubs 1, Mets 0

An article by posted on June 30, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Cubs 1, Mets 0

The Mets (40-38) were defeated by the Cubs (40-35) by a score of 1-0 Tuesday night at Citi Field. Pitching: Jonathan Niese turned in a solid outing for the Mets going 7 strong innings, allowing 1 earned run on 4 hits and 4 walks while striking out five. The only run against him came in […]

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Mejia Pitching Great, Will Rejoin Mets Next Week

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Mejia Pitching Great, Will Rejoin Mets Next Week

Terry Collins told reporters that Jenrry Mejia is “ready to go” and will join the bullpen as soon as he’s able to return. He is scheduled to come off the restricted list on July 7 and everything points to him being activated as soon as eligible. “He’s throwing great,” Collins said of Mejia, who tossed […]

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

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

After a three-game sweep of the Cincinnati Reds, the New York Mets (40-37) open a three-game set with the Chicago Cubs (39-35) tonight at Citi Field. LHP Jonathon Niese (3-7, 4.12) will try to keep the Mets winning streak going and will be opposed by RHP Kyle Hendricks (2-4, 4.46) for the Cubs. First pitch […]

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Mets Activate Daniel Murphy, Option Dilson Herrera To Triple-A

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Mets Activate Daniel Murphy, Option Dilson Herrera To Triple-A

The Mets announced that infielder Daniel Murphy has been activated from the Disabled List and second baseman Dilson Herrera has been optioned to Las Vegas (AAA). This was widely expected. Murphy will resume playing third base while David Wright remains out. June 28 Infielder Daniel Murphy, who was initially expected to return from the disabled […]

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The Future Is Here, But Where’s The Bats?

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The Future Is Here, But Where’s The Bats?

During Terry Collins’ pregame press conference on Sunday, MMO’s Clayton Collier asked the Mets manager what it means now that all the young pitchers are up with the team after the promotion of Steven Matz. To which Collins responded, “It means the future is now.” “Matz is the last of the organization’s young arms. We always like […]

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You’ve Met The Citizens, Now Meet The Mayors Of Panic City

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You’ve Met The Citizens, Now Meet The Mayors Of Panic City

On Sunday, general manager Sandy Alderson walked by the media at Citi Field after the Mets completed a sweep of the Reds and said to reporters: “Here they come, the citizens of Panic City.” (Adam Rubin, ESPN NY) Despite the high of sweeping the lowly Reds, Rubin thinks it may be premature for Sandy to […]

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Mets Minor League Recap: Fulmer Impresses Again, Mejia Throws For Vegas

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Mets Minor League Recap: Fulmer Impresses Again, Mejia Throws For Vegas

  Sacramento 14, Las Vegas (45-33)  7 Vic Black had a typical Vic Black outing walking three guys to load the bases but getting a strike out to end the inning without any damage. Jenrry Mejia also made an appearance on his way back pitching a scoreless 9th inning with two strikeouts. Starter Tyler Pill […]

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ICYMI: Alderson Characterizes Trade Market As Thin, But Willing To Overpay

An article by posted on June 29, 2015 0 Comments
ICYMI: Alderson Characterizes Trade Market As Thin, But Willing To Overpay

During Friday  afternoon’s press conference at Citi Field, Sandy Alderson said he continues to look externally to find some help for the offense. “I would characterize us as somewhat aggressive. I’m prepared to overpay but there has to be something to overpay for.” It sounds like the team has only enough resources to add one […]

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Matz’s Debut A Day To Remember

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Matz’s Debut A Day To Remember

Between his 7.2 very solid innings, six strikeouts, three hits and four RBIs, Steven Matz‘s debut proved to be worth the wait. Drafted in the 2nd round of the 2009 MLB Draft, Matz did not make it to a professional mound until 2012 due to complications following Tommy John surgery. Eventually battling back to debut […]

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Steven Matz MLB Debut Report Card

An article by posted on June 29, 2015 0 Comments
Steven Matz MLB Debut Report Card

Stat Line:  7.2 IP, 2 R, 5 H, 6 K, 3 BB Yesterday afternoon, Mets fans excitedly tuned in to watch the much anticipated Major League debut for Long Island native and top prospect left-handed pitcher Steven Matz.  In this article, I will touch upon the quality of movement within Matz pitches, high level of […]

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