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Bartolo Colon Continues To Defy The Odds

An article by posted on August 11, 2016 0 Comments
Bartolo Colon Continues To Defy The Odds

The crafty 43 year-old, Bartolo Colon was able to again put on a clinic against his opponent in Wednesday’s 3-2 loss to the Arizona Diamondbacks. He continues to defy any logic as to how he is still so good in his ripe age. Colon pitched to seven innings while allowing just one run. He allowed […]

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Mets Waste Kelly Johnson’s Clutch Blast

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Mets Waste Kelly Johnson’s Clutch Blast

Kelly Johnson did the unthinkable last night, hitting a two-run game tying blast in the bottom of the ninth inning. Hope arose throughout Citi Field that our Metropolitans would somehow find a way to win this game. That same hope though died in the 12th inning. In what was Johnson’s biggest hit since returning to […]

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Mets Fall 3-2 in Extras Despite Johnson’s Heroics

An article by posted on August 10, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Fall 3-2 in Extras Despite Johnson’s Heroics

The New York Mets (57-56) were defeated by the Arizona Diamondbacks (47-66) by a score of 3-2 Wednesday night at Citi Field. The Mets remain 2.5 games behind the second NL Wild Card Spot. Pitching: Bartolo Colon started for the Mets this evening and pitched very well, allowing one earned run on seven hits and […]

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

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

Wednesday, August 10, 2016 • 7:10 p.m. Citi Field • Flushing, N.Y. LHP Robbie Ray (5-11, 4.83) vs. RHP Bartolo Colon (10-6, 3.46) SNY • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The Mets bullpen cost the team the game last night as Robles allowed 3 runs in the 7th as the D’backs beat the […]

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Reyes To Begin Rehab Assignment Thursday With Brooklyn

An article by posted on August 10, 2016 0 Comments
Reyes To Begin Rehab Assignment Thursday With Brooklyn

Update – Aug 10 Reyes will fly to Brooklyn tonight and start a three game rehab assignment with the Cyclones beginning on Thursday and ending on Saturday. Update – Aug 9 Sandy Alderson confirmed today our report that Jose Reyes will not begin his rehab assignment tonight as was expected. As we wrote yesterday, Reyes […]

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Lucas Duda Moved To 60 Day DL

An article by posted on August 10, 2016 0 Comments
Lucas Duda Moved To 60 Day DL

Update: August 10 Lucas Duda has been moved to the 60 Day DL to make room on the 40-man roster for TJ Rivera. As Adam Rubin notes, this is more of a procedural move than anything else, as Duda has already missed well over 60 days. Previous Update: Aug 3 Lucas Duda has been shut down […]

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Alderson Plans To Discuss Extension With Red-Hot Neil Walker

An article by posted on August 10, 2016 0 Comments
Alderson Plans To Discuss Extension With Red-Hot Neil Walker

It’s starting to feel like a broken record, but Mets second baseman Neil Walker did it again, blasting a go-ahead two-run homer in the sixth inning to give the Mets a lead. And unsurprisingly, the Mets still lost the game. Overall it was Walker’s 20th home run of the season, but it was the seventh […]

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Hansel Robles Gets Rattled Again

An article by posted on August 10, 2016 0 Comments
Hansel Robles Gets Rattled Again

The Mets still haven’t won back-to-back games since before the All-Star break. This time, the fault goes to Hansel Robles for kicking away another winnable effort by Steven Matz. Robles threw 32 pitches – few of them good – as he gave up three runs in two-thirds of an inning in the seventh of Tuesday […]

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Travis d’Arnaud Needs To Be Better

An article by posted on August 10, 2016 0 Comments
Travis d’Arnaud Needs To Be Better

Travis d’Arnaud had a nightmare of a game for the New York Mets as they were defeated by the Arizona Diamondbacks by a score of 5-3 Tuesday night. Whether it be the D-Backs running at will against Travis or his inability to hit, it was a game to forget for the Mets backstop. D’Arnaud looks […]

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Mets Option Brandon Nimmo To Triple-A, Promote T.J. Rivera

An article by posted on August 9, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Option Brandon Nimmo To Triple-A, Promote T.J. Rivera

The Mets will once again send down the struggling Brandon Nimmo to Triple-A Las Vegas with the hope of revitalizing the offense, the Mets announced. And according to Betsy Helfand of the Las Vegas Review-Journal, infielder T.J. Rivera will finally get the promotion to the big league club. Nimmo was recalled at the end of July […]

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