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Noah Syndergaard Is Slugging Better Than Jay Bruce

An article by posted on September 17, 2016 0 Comments
Noah Syndergaard Is Slugging Better Than Jay Bruce

Maybe it’s time to start Noah Syndergaard in right field. Hey, the Mets already signed Tim Tebow this month. So stranger things have happened. It’s no secret that Jay Bruce has struggled since joining the Mets. He is batting .188/.270/.308 with four home runs and 11 RBIs in 148 plate appearances since the trade. He has […]

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I Get Knocked Down, But I Get Up Again…

An article by posted on September 17, 2016 0 Comments
I Get Knocked Down, But I Get Up Again…

An Amazin’ 1-2 Punch at the Top of the Order! I get knocked down, But I get up again. Never ever gonna keep me down. I get knocked down, But I get up again. Never ever gonna keep me down. Damn, now I’m gonna have that song stuck in my head all day… I can’t […]

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The Mets Infield of the Future Takes Shape

An article by posted on September 15, 2016 0 Comments
The Mets Infield of the Future Takes Shape

The blueprint for a great homegrown infield is generally regarded as the one that the LA Dodgers installed in 1973. It was in June of that year that the unit of Ron Cey (3B), Bill Russell (SS), Davey Lopes (2B), and Steve Garvey (1B) was installed in the lineup and allowed to gel. Interestingly enough, […]

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Who Do You Want: Cardinals or Giants?

An article by posted on September 15, 2016 0 Comments
Who Do You Want: Cardinals or Giants?

Tonight, the St. Louis Cardinals head out west to begin a pivotal four game series against the San Francisco Giants that will have far reaching implications on the National League Wild Card race. With each game played, the Mets will both gain ground on one team and lose ground to another. As the series begins, […]

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Was Jacob deGrom Pitching Hurt Prior to September 1?

An article by posted on September 13, 2016 0 Comments
Was Jacob deGrom Pitching Hurt Prior to September 1?

Jacob deGrom threw ten pitches off the mound in Atlanta on Saturday after playing catch on Friday. However, there is still no official target date for his return to the rotation. “We’re just going to take it day-by-day,” deGrom said. “I felt good today, so I just wanted to throw light off the mound and just […]

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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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