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ESPN: Mets Top Landing Spot For Tulowitzki

An article by posted on May 17, 2015 0 Comments
ESPN: Mets Top Landing Spot For Tulowitzki

Despite statements by Colorado Rockies GM Jeff Bridich that Troy Tulowitzki is not available for trade, Jim Bowden of ESPN (Insider Subscribers) writes that ultimately Tulo will be dealt in a blockbuster deal for the good of the organization. He lists the top five likely trade destinations as the Mets, Yankees, Mariners, Padres and Nationals. […]

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Gee Slated For One More Rehab Start, Syndergaard Gets Another Turn In Rotation

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Gee Slated For One More Rehab Start, Syndergaard Gets Another Turn In Rotation

Terry Collins told reporters before the game Sunday that Dillon Gee will have one more rehab start in the minors, guaranteeing Noah Syndergaard at least one more turn in the rotation. Collins said he would like to see 95-to-100 pitches from Gee in his final rehab start. After that outing, a decision will be made regarding […]

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MMO Game Thread: Brewers vs Mets, 1:10 PM (Thor’s Day!)

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MMO Game Thread: Brewers vs Mets, 1:10 PM (Thor’s Day!)

The New York Mets and Milwaukee Brewers will play the rubber match of their three-game set this afternoon at 1:10 PM in what should be a packed Citi Field. Rookie righthander Noah Syndergaard (0-1, 5.06) will make his home debut for the Flushing faithful, and he will oppose Wily Peralta (1-4, 3.80) for the Brewers. […]

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Mets Considering Trading Murphy, Moving Flores to 2B, and Promoting Reynolds

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Mets Considering Trading Murphy, Moving Flores to 2B, and Promoting Reynolds

Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports is reporting that at some point this season the Mets could eventually trade Daniel Murphy so that they could promote infielder Matt Reynolds to play shortstop and then have Wilmer Flores slide over to second base. Any change would not happen right away, Rosenthal added, until a market for Murphy developed. Additionally he states […]

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Goeddel Could Be Moving Into Expanded Role In Mets Bullpen

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Goeddel Could Be Moving Into Expanded Role In Mets Bullpen

Lost in all the excitement of the Mets 14-1 win against the Milwaukee Brewers on Saturday night, was yet another solid relief outing by Erik Goeddel. Goeddel, 26, tossed two more scoreless innings, allowing just one hit and striking out three. He has yet to allow a run in 13 appearances out of the bullpen […]

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DeGrom Does It All, Delivers Big-Time Performance

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DeGrom Does It All, Delivers Big-Time Performance

It was so exciting to watch the Mets demolish the Milwaukee Brewers by a score of 14-1 on Saturday night. Last night’s performance was everything that Friday’s performance was not. Great starting pitching, effective relief, crisp defense, and of course an offensive explosion that was a sight for sore eyes. I think we all needed […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 14, Brewers 1

An article by posted on May 16, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 14, Brewers 1

The Mets (21-16) defeated the Milwaukee Brewers (13-24) by a score of 14-1 Saturday night. Jacob deGrom had perhaps his best stuff all season tonight while Matt Garza had quite the opposite. The reigning NL Rookie of The Year pitched six innings while giving up one run, striking out six and walking one. He is […]

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Collins Makes History Batting His Top HR Hitter Ninth

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Collins Makes History Batting His Top HR Hitter Ninth

Ronald Blum of the Associated Press reports that when Terry Collins made the decision to bat Wilmer Flores ninth in the batting order on Saturday versus the Milwaukee Brewers, he did something that hasn’t been done in nearly half a century. For the first time since April 30, 1967, the Mets were batting their top home-run […]

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

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

The Mets and Brewers will play the second game of their weekend series tonight at Citi Field. Jacob deGrom (3-4, 3.46) will be counted on to stop the Mets’ five game skid and he’ll be opposed by right-hander Matt Garza (2-4, 4.04) for the Brewers. First pitch is at 7:10 PM. Mets Starting Lineup Curtis […]

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MMO Special Feature: Mets Have Lost Third Most Days To DL

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MMO Special Feature: Mets Have Lost Third Most Days To DL

I decided to do a little research yesterday after learning Dilson Herrera was heading to the DL. Not to make any excuses because bad baseball is bad baseball anyway you slice it, and excuses are for losers, but… The number of players the Mets have lost to the major league disabled list this season is […]

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