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MMO Fan Shot: Once Upon A Mets Night Dreary

An article by posted on September 12, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Fan Shot: Once Upon A Mets Night Dreary

An MMO Fan Shot by Wall Flores Once upon a midnight dreary, while I pondered, weak and weary, Over many a quaint and curious volume of indignant lore, While I nodded, nearly napping, suddenly there came a clicking, As of some one gently rapping, rapping at opportunity’s door. ‘Tis some fluke streak,” I muttered, “tapping […]

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How the Wild Card Race Stacks Up

An article by posted on September 9, 2016 0 Comments
How the Wild Card Race Stacks Up

After sweeping the Reds, and having won 14 of their last 18 games, the Mets have rallied from two games under .500 to get themselves back into the thick of the Wild Card race. In fact, after Thursday’s games, the Mets are a half game up on the  St. Louis Cardinals for the second Wild […]

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MMO Fan Shot: Yes, These Mets Are Making the Playoffs

An article by posted on September 9, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Fan Shot: Yes, These Mets Are Making the Playoffs

An MMO Fan Shot by Eric Heller It’s nine days into September, and the Mets are in sole possession of the second wild card with just 22 games to go. You can’t look soberly at this situation without coming to the conclusion that as long as they stay healthy (I can already hear the keyboards chattering at […]

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It May Be Time to Give Terry Collins Some Credit

An article by posted on September 9, 2016 0 Comments
It May Be Time to Give Terry Collins Some Credit

It has been an interesting year for this Mets team. Decimated by injuries, the team has stayed afloat. Manager, Terry Collins had been under severe scrutiny at various points of the season, he though weathered the storm. His team is now in sole possession of the second Wild Card spot and only a half game […]

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3 Up 3 Down: Mets Keep Things Rolling in Cincy, Sweep Reds

An article by posted on September 8, 2016 0 Comments
3 Up 3 Down: Mets Keep Things Rolling in Cincy, Sweep Reds

3 Up 1. The ReplaceMets The Mets opened the series against the Cincinnati Reds just hours after they wrapped up their series against the Nationals late Sunday night. It was a quick turnaround, so Terry Collins opted to go with the B lineup for the early afternoon game. Luckily the Mets didn’t miss a beat. In […]

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Reyes Reclaims Leadoff Home Run Mark and Ignites Team

An article by posted on September 8, 2016 0 Comments
Reyes Reclaims Leadoff Home Run Mark and Ignites Team

Jose Reyes has always been a catalyst for the New York Mets, going back to his rookie year of 2003. He was a heralded prospect, one that had Met fans giddy to see his plus speed, defensive range and cannon of an arm from short, and his larger than life personality, all that were easily […]

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The Mets’ 2016 Rallying Cry

An article by posted on September 6, 2016 0 Comments
The Mets’ 2016 Rallying Cry

We all remember or have heard the legend of Ya Gotta Believe. How the 1973 Mets, racked by injuries all season, in last place on August 30, went on a blistering tear in September and broke the tape by the thinnest of margins.  Their 82 wins were tied for the worst ever to qualify for […]

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Syndergaard Must Work At Holding Runners On

An article by posted on September 4, 2016 0 Comments
Syndergaard Must Work At Holding Runners On

Noah Syndergaard has endeared himself to the legions of Met fans who tune in to every start he makes, hoping he turns in a brilliant performance and dazzles with double-digit strikeouts with his near triple-digit average fastball. And while the man dubbed “Thor” has certainly hit the ground running since his major league debut back […]

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Collins’ No-Panic Attitude Has Helped This Team

An article by posted on September 4, 2016 0 Comments
Collins’ No-Panic Attitude Has Helped This Team

A team that has gone through as much as the 2016 Mets have so far this season would have every right to panic. A year prior, appearing in a World Series, only to see the next year seem like a lost one due to mounting injuries. Larry Brooks of the NY Post looks at how […]

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MMO Fan Shot: The Yo Show Turns 162

An article by posted on September 3, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Fan Shot: The Yo Show Turns 162

An MMO Fan Shot by Ivan Disla On Wednesday night, outfielder Yoenis Cespedes played his 162nd game for the New York Mets. Cespedes was acquired from the Detroit Tigers in last year’s trading deadline in exchange for minor league right-handers Michael Fulmer and Luis Cessa. This trade only materialized after the Padres, Reds, and Rockies decided they […]

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