Mets News & Notes

Mets Homer Four Times; Rout Phils 12-1 To Take Series

An article by posted on August 27, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Homer Four Times; Rout Phils 12-1 To Take Series

The New York Mets (66-63) defeated the Philadelphia Phillies (59-70) by a score of 12-1 tonight at Citi Field. The Cardinals were also defeated tonight, so the Mets pull to within 2.5 games of the second wild card spot. Pitching:  Noah Syndergaard was magnificent for the Amazin’s tonight, firing seven dominant innings, allowing just one […]

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Ruggiano Back on DL with Sore Shoulder, T.J. Rivera Recalled

An article by posted on August 27, 2016 0 Comments
Ruggiano Back on DL with Sore Shoulder, T.J. Rivera Recalled

The New York Mets have placed outfielder Justin Ruggiano on the disabled list after he aggravated the left shoulder injury he suffered last month. Mets manager Terry Collins said the team had no sense of when he would be able to return. Ruggiano was hitting .333 with two home runs and seven RBIs in eight games. To […]

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

An article by posted on August 27, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Phillies vs Mets, 7:10 PM

Saturday, August 27, 2016 • 7:10 p.m. Citi Field • Flushing, N.Y. RHP Jeremy Hellickson (10-7, 3.60) vs. RHP Noah Syndergaard (11-7, 2.61) PIX11 • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The Mets have now won 4 of their last 5 games after taking the series in St. Louis and the opener last night […]

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Asdrubal Cabrera Homers His Way Into Mets’ Record Books

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Asdrubal Cabrera Homers His Way Into Mets’ Record Books

Since returning from the disabled list on August 19, Asdrubal Cabrera has been on absolute fire. He has helped to spark this Mets offense at just the right time as they look to make a run at a Wild Card spot. In Friday’s 9-4 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies in the series opener, Cabrera homered […]

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Flores Slams Phillies, Mets Open Home Stand With 9-4 Victory

An article by posted on August 26, 2016 0 Comments
Flores Slams Phillies, Mets Open Home Stand With 9-4 Victory

The New York Mets (65-63) defeated the Philadelphia Phillies (59-69) by a score of 9-4 at Citi Field Friday evening. Pitching: Bartolo Colon was on the mound for the Mets tonight and he was terrific until he ran into trouble late in the game. Colon took a two-hitter into the eighth inning before finally running […]

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Reyes And Cabrera Go Back-To-Back In Series Opener

An article by posted on August 26, 2016 0 Comments
Reyes And Cabrera Go Back-To-Back In Series Opener

The Mets opened up a three-game, weekend series against the division rival Philadelphia Phillies tonight at Citi Field, and the Mets brought thunder early on, as Jose Reyes and Asdrubal Cabrera hit back-to-back jacks to open up the scoring for the Amazin’s. It’s the second time in franchise history that the first two batters of […]

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

An article by posted on August 26, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Phillies vs Mets, 7:10 PM

Friday, August 26, 2016 • 7:10 p.m. Citi Field • Flushing, N.Y. LHP Adam Morgan (1-7, 6.21) vs. RHP Bartolo Colon (11-7, 3.36) SNY • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The Mets were able to sneak out of St. Louis last night with a series win in a crucial set with the Cardinals […]

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Neil Walker Activated, T.J. Rivera Optioned to Vegas

An article by posted on August 26, 2016 0 Comments
Neil Walker Activated, T.J. Rivera Optioned to Vegas

Update 2:00 PM August 26th – The Mets have announced that Neil Walker has been activated from the paternity list with infielder T.J. Rivera being optioned back to the Las Vegas 51s. Rivera went 0 for 4 in his second stint with the Mets and is now hitting .314/.306/.371 in 36 plate appearances at the […]

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Mets Need to Beat the Teams They Should Beat

An article by posted on August 26, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Need to Beat the Teams They Should Beat

There are a multitude of reasons why the Mets are only a game over .500 and 3.5 games back of the Cardinals for the second Wild Card. The most popular excuse is injuries. There is some validity there with Matt Harvey, Lucas Duda, and David Wright gone for the year. Yoenis Cespedes was hobbled by a quad injury before he was […]

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Series Preview: Philadelphia Phillies vs. New York Mets

An article by posted on August 26, 2016 0 Comments
Series Preview: Philadelphia Phillies vs. New York Mets

The New York Mets and Philadelphia Phillies will get to know each other a little more over the last 35 games of the season. The two NL East rivals will play each other ten times between now and October 2nd, with the first meeting scheduled for Friday night. Both teams will have a lot to […]

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