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MMO Players of the Week: A Rookie Sensation, A Norse God, and Bartolo Colon

An article by posted on April 11, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Players of the Week: A Rookie Sensation, A Norse God, and Bartolo Colon

Ah, Mets baseball is finally upon us again. Though we had the shortest span of time between the end of the postseason and the beginning of the regular season (excluding the Royals, of course), the offseason still felt like it spanned 100 years. But now the Mets are back, and are… still the same offensively […]

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David Wright Talks About Team’s Offensive Rut, Urges Patience

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David Wright Talks About Team’s Offensive Rut, Urges Patience

New York Mets captain, David Wright wants everyone to know it’s not time to hop on the “panic city” train just yet. Five games into the extremely young season, the team stands at a 2-3 record after dropping their latest series to the Phillies this past weekend. “The track record, I think, speaks for itself […]

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The Z Files: Matt Harvey’s One Defining Pitch Against Phillies

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The Z Files: Matt Harvey’s One Defining Pitch Against Phillies

The New York Mets hitters were stunned once again by the Philadelphia Phillies in their 5-2 loss yesterday afternoon.  More stunning was Matt Harvey’s pitch selection in key at-bats during the game. Matt Harvey (L, 0-2) 6.0 IP, 3 R, 6 H, 3 SO, 2 BB Harvey attacked Phillies hitters throwing 63 of 93 pitches for […]

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Time To Start Worrying About Matt Harvey?

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Time To Start Worrying About Matt Harvey?

After two starts in the 2016 season, Matt Harvey stands at 0-2 with a 4.63 ERA. Kevin Kernan of the NY Post has begun to wonder if it is time to worry about Matt Harvey. The short answer is NO. In yesterday’s start against the Philadelphia Phillies, Harvey pitched six innings while allowing three runs […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets Fall To Phillies 5-2 In Rubber Match

An article by posted on April 10, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets Fall To Phillies 5-2 In Rubber Match

The New York Mets (2-3) were defeated by the Philadelphia Phillies (2-4) by a score of 5-2 in the rubber match of the opening home series.  The Mets wore their 1986 replica jerseys and just like the 1986 club, the Mets will open up their season with a record of 2-3. Pitching: Today, the Mets struggled […]

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MMO Game Thread: Phillies vs Mets, 1:10 PM

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MMO Game Thread: Phillies vs Mets, 1:10 PM

Sunday, April 10, 2016 • 1:10 p.m. Citi Field • Flushing, N.Y. RHP Jeremy Hellickson (0-0, 0.00) vs. RHP Matt Harvey (0-1, 4.76) SNY • MLBN • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The Mets will try to take the rubber match against the Phillies this afternoon after dropping last night’s game by the […]

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Bartolo Colon Solid In First Start Of Season

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Bartolo Colon Solid In First Start Of Season

In his first start of the season Bartolo Colon was solid. In six innings pitched he allowed five hits while only giving up one run. He struck out seven Phillies and had great control through the night, walking none. Unfortunately for the Mets the solo bomb by Ryan Howard in the fifth inning was all […]

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It’s Too Early To Boo Cespedes

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It’s Too Early To Boo Cespedes

Yoenis Cespedes booed after striking out in the 8th inning, USA Today Well, that happened rather quickly. I think Mets fans took longer to boo Bobby Bonilla and Jason Bay than they did for Yoenis Cespedes. The same player who helped carry the Mets into the postseason last year, Cespedes has gone from a conquering hero […]

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Mets Minors: Solid Pitching Staff Bolsters B-Mets’ High Expectations

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Mets Minors: Solid Pitching Staff Bolsters B-Mets’ High Expectations

Change is the only constant for a minor league baseball fan. Rosters come and rosters go as the needs of the major league club are tended to. Just when a minor league fan gets familiar and comfortable with their team’s roster, they arrive at the park to discover key personnel have been elevated. It’s a […]

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MMO Game Recap: Phillies 1, Mets 0

An article by posted on April 9, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Phillies 1, Mets 0

Bats on both sides fell mostly silent tonight as the Mets (2-2) were shut out 1-0 by the Phillies (1-4), their first home loss of the season.  Pitching: Tonight was certainly a pitching duel, with both starters throwing pretty well. For the Mets, Bartolo Colon allowed one run on five hits over six innings of […]

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

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

Saturday, April 9, 2016 • 7:10 p.m. Citi Field • Flushing, N.Y. RHP Vince Velasquez (1-1, 4.37) vs. RHP Bartolo Colon (14-13, 4.16) PIX11 • MLBN • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM Mets Lineup Curtis Granderson, RF Asdrubal Cabrera, SS Yoenis Cespedes, CF Lucas Duda, 1B Neil Walker, 2B Michael Conforto, LF Wilmer […]

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