Mets News & Notes

MMO Exclusive: Catching Up With Darryl Strawberry

An article by posted on April 19, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Exclusive: Catching Up With Darryl Strawberry

  Baseball players tend to disappear after retirement. Without the spotlight of national media, or admiration of thousands of fans, they fade back into mainstream society. They leave only memories, and their absence from the game makes it easy to forget that these guys we watched on TV are still real people. My mission is […]

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David Wright Brings The Power In 2-HR Game

An article by posted on April 19, 2016 0 Comments
David Wright Brings The Power In 2-HR Game

After not hitting a homer through the first 11 games on the young season, Mets Captain, David Wright hit two last night in yesterday’s 5-2 win over the Philadelphia Phillies. Both to the opposite field as well, looking as though he was his vintage self. Wright, 33, has had quite a start to his season […]

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Mets Minors Recap: Dom Smith Goes Yard

An article by posted on April 19, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Minors Recap: Dom Smith Goes Yard

Fresno 4, Las Vegas 3 (5-5) Vegas fell short of a comeback in a day game, failing to score the tying run after scoring two in the eighth inning. Dilson Herrera in the leadoff spot went 2 for 5 with an RBI and is now batting .258. Brandon Nimmo hit in the 2nd spot, he had two […]

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David Wright: Syndergaard Is “A Maxed-Out Video Game Character”

An article by posted on April 19, 2016 0 Comments
David Wright: Syndergaard Is “A Maxed-Out Video Game Character”

Mets Captain, David Wright had some kind words to say about his pitcher after his performance in their 5-2 win over the Philadelphia Phillies. The world is currently in awe of the skills of Noah Syndergaard and Wright puts it in the most eloquent way. “Friends ask me about him,” Wright said. “I say, ‘Think […]

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MMO Game Recap: Great Nights From Wright, Syndergaard Power Mets to 5-2 Win

An article by posted on April 18, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Great Nights From Wright, Syndergaard Power Mets to 5-2 Win

Another day, another game where the home run and great starting pitching power the Mets (6-6) to victory. Tonight in Philadelphia, they defeated the Phillies (6-8) by a score of 5-2. Offense: Did someone say David Wright was dead? The third baseman had his best night of the year thus far, starting in the first […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Phillies, 7:05 PM

An article by posted on April 18, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Phillies, 7:05 PM

Monday, April 18, 2016 • 7:05 p.m. Citizens Bank Park • Philadelphia, PA RHP Noah Syndergaard (1-0, 0.69) vs. RHP Jerad Eicko! (1-1, 1.50) SNY • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM And just like that, the Mets have won 3 of their last 4! After stumbling out of the gate, the Mets are […]

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Michael Conforto Has Ignited Mets Offense As No. 3 Hitter

An article by posted on April 18, 2016 0 Comments
Michael Conforto Has Ignited Mets Offense As No. 3 Hitter

In an attempt to jump start a sluggish offense, Mets manager Terry Collins made the decision to switch left fielder Michael Conforto from the sixth spot in the lineup to the No. 3 hole for the weekend series vs the Indians and it paid off in a huge way. Conforto had two hits on Friday, […]

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Matt Harvey’s Rough Start To 2016

An article by posted on April 18, 2016 0 Comments
Matt Harvey’s Rough Start To 2016

If anyone would’ve guessed that Matt Harvey would start the year winless in his first three starts, and be in the bottom third of qualifying pitchers in ERA, well then maybe you should play the Power-Ball. For everyone else, Harvey’s first three starts to the 2016 season have been filled with early promise, only to […]

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Travis d’Arnaud To Miss Series Opener In Philly With Bruised Elbow

An article by posted on April 18, 2016 0 Comments
Travis d’Arnaud To Miss Series Opener In Philly With Bruised Elbow

Travis d’Arnaud will likely miss his Monday night’s series opener against the Philadelphia Phillies with a bruised left elbow, Terry Collins told reporters on Sunday. “I might give him one more day just to make sure,” Collins said. “He was in here for treatment pretty early Sunday morning. He says he feels a lot better, […]

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3 Up 3 Down: Mets Pick Up First Series Win in Cleveland

An article by posted on April 18, 2016 0 Comments
3 Up 3 Down: Mets Pick Up First Series Win in Cleveland

3 Up 1. Finally Some Offense Coming into the series against the Cleveland Indians, the Mets ranked last in the major leagues in both team batting average and slugging percentage. It didn’t take them long to find their power as they hit four home runs on Friday night. They went on to hit a total […]

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MMO Players of the Week: Some Old, Some New, Some Bold

An article by posted on April 18, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Players of the Week: Some Old, Some New, Some Bold

“You win some, you lose some.” That has been the case for the 2016 Mets so far, but somehow they add much more stress than necessary. This week was another up-and-down string of games, with a bad series loss to a mediocre team to a good series win against an above-average team. It opened with […]

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