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Winter Ball Update: Familia Pitches Scoreless Inning, Strikes Out Two

An article by posted on January 3, 2017 0 Comments
Winter Ball Update: Familia Pitches Scoreless Inning, Strikes Out Two

In his second appearance for the Gigantes del Cibao on Monday night, Mets closer Jeurys Familia touched 100 mph on the radar gun. With the Gigantes up 4-3, Familia was brought in to pitch the eighth inning. He struck out two batters, walked one and stranded the runner. With his scoreless outing Familia reduced his ERA […]

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Top 10 Remaining Free Agent Relievers

An article by posted on January 2, 2017 0 Comments
Top 10 Remaining Free Agent Relievers

Here we take a look at the top-10 remaining free agent relievers. The Mets certainly have a need in the bullpen with the possible suspension of Jeurys Familia, so these free agents are options for Sandy Alderson to consider if he doesn’t want to address the need via trade. Jerry Blevins - Blevins was as steady as […]

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What Can We Expect From Third Base In 2017?

An article by posted on January 2, 2017 0 Comments
What Can We Expect From Third Base In 2017?

While David Wright is easily one of the best Mets in franchise history, injuries have severely diminished his level of play over the last few seasons. While his throwing and home run power are the most obvious areas to take hits, he is still David Wright and still capable of producing offensively. Of course, that […]

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A Very Happy New Year From MMO

An article by posted on January 1, 2017 0 Comments
A Very Happy New Year From MMO

Hello Everyone and a Very Healthy and Happy New Year to you all in 2017. Thank you so much for what was another remarkable year of growth and expansion for MMO. It’s because of you that MMO has become the single most active Mets online community there is. A community so rich in opinions and […]

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MMO Mailbag: NL East Shortstops of the Future

An article by posted on January 1, 2017 0 Comments
MMO Mailbag: NL East Shortstops of the Future

Mitch asks… Once the Mets finally promote Amed Rosario, how do you think all the NL East shortstops will rank let’s say in 2019? There seems to be a lot of great ones in the division. Jacob replies… You’re 100% right, the NL East is stacked with potential All-Stars at the shortstop position. Let’s look […]

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Don’t Count The Mets Out On Matt Wieters

An article by posted on January 1, 2017 0 Comments
Don’t Count The Mets Out On Matt Wieters

According to Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe, the New York Mets and the Arizona Diamondbacks could still be possible landing spots for free agent catcher Matt Wieters and he says neither team should be counted out. The market for Wieters has been relatively quiet given the fact that he entered the offseason as arguably the […]

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Original Met Chris Cannizzaro Dies At 78

An article by posted on December 30, 2016 0 Comments
Original Met Chris Cannizzaro Dies At 78

Chris Cannizzaro, an original member of the 1962 New York Mets, passed away at the age of 78, the San Diego Padres announced on Friday. Cannizzaro was suffering from lung cancer and lost his battle on Thursday. A defensive minded catcher, Cannizzaro was selected from the St. Louis Cardinals in the 1961 expansion draft and […]

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Steven Matz Wants To Make 30 Starts In 2017

An article by posted on December 30, 2016 0 Comments
Steven Matz Wants To Make 30 Starts In 2017

New York Mets starter Steven Matz was at his alma mater Ward Melville High School in East Setauket, New York today. He was hosting a “Meet the Matz” all-day baseball clinic. During the clinic, Matz told Jamie Stuart of Newsday, that his goal for the 2017 season was to make 30 starts. He recently resumed […]

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Odd Man Out

An article by posted on December 30, 2016 0 Comments
Odd Man Out

Once the Mets re-signed Yoenis Cespedes, it became obvious that an outfielder would be traded. The logical candidate was Jay Bruce. Although he had done little since the Mets acquired him at the 2016 trade deadline, Bruce was not yet 30 years old and has been a reliable middle of the order power hitter for […]

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Syndergaard’s Wild Card Gem Leads Top 2016 Performances

An article by posted on December 30, 2016 0 Comments
Syndergaard’s Wild Card Gem Leads Top 2016 Performances

The New York Mets 2016 season was chock full of big time performances from a variety of players. The season fell short of our expectations but it sure was a gritty, fun and roller coaster type season to witness. Lets take a look at some of the standout performances from this past season. Although in […]

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