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Mets Minor League Recap: Dom Smith Knocks In 4, Verrett Picks Up Win, Boyd Three Hits

An article by posted on May 13, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Minor League Recap: Dom Smith Knocks In 4, Verrett Picks Up Win, Boyd Three Hits

Las Vegas (23-10) 12, Sacramento 8 Matthew Bowman made his return from a short stint on the DL and was not sharp as he lasted only 3 innings giving on five hits, four walks, HR, striking out only two. Bowman’s struggles put the 51′s in an early 5-0 hole heading into the bottom of the […]

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Morning Grind: “Thorsday” Takeaways

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Morning Grind: “Thorsday” Takeaways

In case you missed it (you didn’t), Noah Syndergaard made his MLB debut last night in Chicago, in a game the Mets lost 6-1. Noah allowed three runs on six hits and four walks (one intentional) in 5.1 innings, striking out six. So, what to make of it? Not Bad:┬áNot exactly the loftiest of standards […]

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Collins Says He Will Continue to Use Alex Torres In Big Spots

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Collins Says He Will Continue to Use Alex Torres In Big Spots

Despite another wild outing by Alex Torres, Terry Collins doesn’t seem to be losing faith in the Mets enigmatic lefty. Collins says that he will continue to use Torres in high pressure situations. “That’s what he’s here to do,” Collins said. (Mike Vorkunov) Torres allowed a run and walked three batters during last night’s appearance. […]

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Bleacher Creatures Aren’t Just In New York

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Bleacher Creatures Aren’t Just In New York

What is with all these night games, Cubbies? I thought it was an actual city ordinance that you can only have a certain amount of them in a week. Are the extra bleachers corralling the sound and not letting it escape into those Chicago neighborhoods? Old Kauffman Stadium, before the 200+ million dollar renovation, had […]

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MMO Game Recap: Cubs 6, Mets 1

An article by posted on May 12, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Cubs 6, Mets 1

The New York Mets (20-13) were beaten by the Chicago Cubs (17-15) by a score of 6-1 on Tuesday night. Pitching: Noah Syndergaard made his Major League debut tonight, turning in an impressive but uneven start. After striking out Dexter Fowler, the first big league batter he faced, he went 5.1 innings, allowing 3 ER […]

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Carlyle Could Be Heading To DL

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Carlyle Could Be Heading To DL

New York Mets reliever Buddy Carlyle (5.63 ERA) may be headed to the disabled list according to Manager Terry Collins. Carlyle was pulled from Monday’s game against the Chicago Cubs after his lower back tightened and he experienced spasms. “He needed help to get down the steps when his back tightened up and his hamstring […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Cubs, 8:05 PM

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Cubs, 8:05 PM

The Mets (20-12) and Cubs (16-15) play game two of their four-game series at Wrigley Field on Tuesday at 8:05 PM Noah Syndergaard will make his major league debut and will oppose RHP Jake Arrieta (3-3, 3.41) for the Cubs. Syndergaard was 3-0 with a 1.82 ERA (six earned runs/29.2 innings) in five starts for […]

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Collins Hoping deGrom Can Fight Through Struggles

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Collins Hoping deGrom Can Fight Through Struggles

2014 Rookie of the Year Jacob deGrom struggled again for the third time in his last four starts on Monday. From the onset, he gave up back to back homeruns to Kris Bryant and Anthony Rizzo in the 1st inning and although he only gave up one run the rest of the way, he really […]

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John Mayberry Jr. Is Batting .130 Against Lefty Pitching

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John Mayberry Jr. Is Batting .130 Against Lefty Pitching

The Mets signed John Mayberry in the offseason to a one year, $1.45 million contract mainly because of his success hitting against lefties. Mayberry is mainly a bench player, but manager Terry Collins has put him in the starting lineup vs opposing lefty pitchers and benches Curtis Granderson or Lucas Duda to get him in […]

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Mets Minor League Recap: Cecchini Homers, Parnell Blows Stellar Start By Gsellman

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Mets Minor League Recap: Cecchini Homers, Parnell Blows Stellar Start By Gsellman

Las Vegas (22-10) 3, El Paso 1 Tyler Pill can finally breathe a sigh of relief as he picked up his win of the season in his 6th start spinning 7 innings of one-run┬áball. After giving up a run early in the game Pill retired the last 16 hitters he faced with 7 strike outs […]

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