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

An article by posted on April 27, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Marlins, 7:10 PM

The New York Mets and Miami Marlins begin a three-game series at Marlins Park on Monday. RHP Dillon Gee (0-1, 5.60) get the start for the Mets and will oppose RHP Jarred Cosart (1-1, 3.63) for the Marlins at 7:10 PM. The Mets have the best record in the majors (14-5, .737) and their 14-5 […]

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Kevin Long Says “Wright Is A Lot Like Jeter”

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Kevin Long Says “Wright Is A Lot Like Jeter”

In an interview with Suzyn Waldman of WFAN, Kevin Long said David Wright is a lot like Derek Jeter, whom he coached for eight years. “He’s a tremendous player. He really, really does a lot of things well,” Long said before Sunday’s 6-4 loss to the Yankees. “He’s a leader; a lot like Jeter. When […]

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Viewership Wars: Mets Are Gaining On The Yankees

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Viewership Wars: Mets Are Gaining On The Yankees

Richard Sandomir of the New York Times reports that since SNY went on the air in 2006, Mets viewership has nearly always lagged behind the Yankees on YES. “This is hardly a revelation: In nearly all of those seasons, the Mets performed poorly while the Yankees, with one World Series championship in 2009, were always […]

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Mets Sign Brooks Conrad

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Mets Sign Brooks Conrad

The Mets have signed major league veteran Brooks Conrad and assigned him to Triple-A Las Vegas. (Adam Rubin, ESPN) Conrad, 35, has a career .200 average with 19 homers and 73 RBIs in 460 major league at-bats spanning six seasons and five organizations. He also has a career .271 on base percentage. He is a […]

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Mets Errors Costly in Subway Series Rubber Match

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Mets Errors Costly in Subway Series Rubber Match

The Mets followed up Saturday’s victory with a very sloppy, error filled game and that proved to be costly in a 6-4 loss to the Yankees in the rubber game of the Subway Series at Yankee Stadium. The Mets made 4 errors on the field and a few other boneheaded miscues as well. “Tonight wasn’t […]

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MMO Game Recap: Yankees 6, Mets 4

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MMO Game Recap: Yankees 6, Mets 4

The Mets (14-5) dropped the rubber game tonight against the Yankees (11-8) by a score of 6-4. It wasn’t Jon Niese‘s finest outing, as he allowed six runs (four earned) on eight hits, while walking one and striking out three. Though Niese was hit hard, he wasn’t helped by his defense at all. He falls […]

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Wright To Begin Baseball Activities, Could Return Saturday

An article by posted on April 26, 2015 0 Comments
Wright To Begin Baseball Activities, Could Return Saturday

Before tonight’s game against the Yankees, manager Terry Collins told reporters that David Wright will begin baseball activities on Monday. Though Wright is eligible to return from the disabled list on Thursday, Collins said that wasn’t realistic and he hopes the Mets third baseman can return by Saturday. (Anthony DiComo) Wright swung the bat on Friday […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Yankees, 8:05 PM (ESPN)

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Yankees, 8:05 PM (ESPN)

The Mets and Yankees will do battle in front of a national audience this evening as the game will be featured on ESPN Sunday Night Baseball at 8:05 PM. Jon Niese (2-0 record, 1.50 ERA) will go up against Yankees right-hander Nathan Eovaldi (1-0, 3.12) in the Bronx finale as the Mets try to take […]

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Rubber Game To Close Out 2015 Subway Series: Act I

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Rubber Game To Close Out 2015 Subway Series: Act I

Jon Niese, being counted among the rotation New Yorkers “knew they had it in them,” has his work cut out for him for tonight’s finale in the Bronx. Nathan Eovaldi of the Yankees has 14 K’s in just under two game’s worth of innings pitched. The question for Niese tonight will be whether or not […]

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Matt Harvey Has High Praise For Kevin Plawecki

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Matt Harvey Has High Praise For Kevin Plawecki

Mets catcher Kevin Plawecki belted his first major league home run on Saturday as the Mets beat the Yankees 8-2 in a jam-packed Yankee Stadium that had plenty of Met fans in attendance. Plawecki  collected his first three career RBIs, capping off a solid 2-for-4 day at the plate. The Mets rookie blasted a deep […]

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