Mets News & Notes

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

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

For the second night in a row, the Mets will have a starting pitcher making his major-league debut, when Jacob deGrom faces the Yankees in the Subway Series finale tonight at 7:10 PM. DeGrom was 4-0 with a 2.58 ERA for Triple-A Las Vegas. The Yankees will be countering with 24-year-old Chase Whitley who will be […]

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Collins Says Mejia Could Take Over As Closer

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Collins Says Mejia Could Take Over As Closer

May 15 On Tuesday, Terry Collins said that Jeurys Familia, Jose Valverde, and Daisuke Matsuzaka were all options to be the team’s closer. He declined to say which he would lean on the most, ”I’d like to, but I’m not sure we’re going to do it just yet,” he said. Collins went on to say that […]

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Mets Activate Josh Edgin To Replace Farnsworth

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Mets Activate Josh Edgin To Replace Farnsworth

As expected, the Mets announced LHP Josh Edgin has been recalled from Triple-A Las Vegas and will be in the the bullpen for Thursday’s Subway Series finale and will wear uniform No. 66. He of course replaces Kyle Farnsworth. Edgin was 3-0 with a 4.97 ERA in 17 appearances for Las Vegas and allowed 16 hits and […]

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This Day In Mets Infamy With Rusty: Farewell Farnsworth Edition

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This Day In Mets Infamy With Rusty: Farewell Farnsworth Edition

Here are some quotes from one time Mets middle reliever/closer/scrapheap pickup Kyle Farnsworth as reported by Mark Puma of the New York Post after learning of his release: “I am very bitter right now,” And Dan Knobler , from ESPN New York also got this nugget from Farnsworth “Hopefully I’ll find a team where I […]

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Montero Showed Poise and Confidence In A Solid Debut

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Montero Showed Poise and Confidence In A Solid Debut

After watching Rafael Montero make his major league debut against the Yankees last night, one thing that jumped out at me was that he most certainly looked like he belonged here. There was a confident swagger prevalent that you won’t see in his pitching line, and he carried himself like a 10-year veteran on the […]

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MMO Game Recap: Yankees 4, Mets 0

An article by posted on May 14, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Yankees 4, Mets 0

The Mets took on the Yankees on Wednesday night in the first game of two at Citi Field during the 2014 Subway Series and the third game of the series overall. On the night of phenom Rafael Montero’s big league debut, the Mets were up against a difficult task; attempting to hand Masahiro Tanaka his […]

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

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

From the moment the New York Mets announced that they were calling up Rafael Montero, the most anticipated game of this week’s Subway Series became the third one, wrote Adam Rubin. And tonight’s the night. Righthander Rafael Montero makes his major league debut at Citi Field tonight at 7:10 PM and will oppose undefeated rookie Masahiro Tanaka (5-0, 2.57) for […]

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Collins Going With Tejada, Flores Will Stay On Bench

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Collins Going With Tejada, Flores Will Stay On Bench

UPDATE: Terry Collins went back on what he told reporters last night and again earlier today, and just announced that Ruben Tejada will start at shortstop tonight and NOT Wilmer Flores. Flores is not sick. More in the game notes. Original Post Things have been going pretty good the last couple of days.  After losing […]

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Montero Looks Like He Belongs, Says He’s Felt Ready For A While

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Montero Looks Like He Belongs, Says He’s Felt Ready For A While

3:00 PM Danny Knobler of ESPN writes that while Noah Syndergaard is the New York Mets pitching prospect that everyone has wanted to talk about, it is Rafael Montero who is the one most prepared to pitch in the major leagues now. “His maturity is beyond his years as a pitcher,” Mets manager Terry Collins said as he anxiously […]

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Murphy Among The Elite At Second Base

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Murphy Among The Elite At Second Base

Daniel Murphy continued his offensive onslaught on Tuesday night, blasting a three-run homer to help defeat the Yankees 12-7 in the Bronx. He is now batting .320 after a productive two nights at Yankee Stadium. “He’s gotten hot, and when he gets hot, he is a good hitter,” Mets manager Terry Collins said. “He’s got power, he’ll […]

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