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The 2016 Mets Are A Team You Can Believe In

An article by posted on 01/10/2016 0 Comments
The 2016 Mets Are A Team You Can Believe In

Here it is, my friends. Our season-long faith in the Orange & Blue is about to be rewarded as the New York Mets find themselves one win away (or one San Francisco Giants loss away) from clinching a coveted Wild Card spot in this year’s postseason. The Mets can seal the deal as soon as […]

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Can The Mets Win The World Series Against All Odds?

An article by posted on 30/09/2016 0 Comments
Can The Mets Win The World Series Against All Odds?

Slugger Jay Bruce picked a perfect time to be swinging a hot bat again. The all-star outfielder has been mired in an offensive slump since being acquired from the Reds at the trade deadline. But that has changed in the last few weeks. Bruce has been on a tear as we inch closer to securing a National […]

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With Lower Expectations, Mets Became More Entertaining

An article by posted on 30/09/2016 0 Comments
With Lower Expectations, Mets Became More Entertaining

Mets fans are not exactly known for being passive when it comes to our team. Just about every game over the marathon of a season is discussed, analyzed and scurtinized like its Game 7 of the World Series. That pressure is amplified when the Mets are in the final days of a tight playoff race. […]

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Collins Had His Finest Moment As Mets Manager

An article by posted on 29/09/2016 0 Comments
Collins Had His Finest Moment As Mets Manager

During this three game series with the Miami Marlins, Terry Collins yet again showed everyone why he is a good human being and a leader of men. The Mets were in a terrible spot after the Jose Fernandez death. The team had to get up for the three game set while also showing proper reverence […]

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Explaining Fernando Salas’ Dominance

An article by posted on 28/09/2016 0 Comments
Explaining Fernando Salas’ Dominance

Last season, on the eve of September, Sandy Alderson went out and obtained Addison Reed from the Arizona Diamondbacks. Up until that point in the season, Reed was having a poor year that included a demotion to AAA. In his 38 appearances with the Diamondbacks, he was 2-2 with a 4.20 ERA and a 1.500 […]

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A Tough Night Ahead As Mets and Marlins Mourn Jose Fernandez

An article by posted on 26/09/2016 0 Comments
A Tough Night Ahead As Mets and Marlins Mourn Jose Fernandez

Sitting in Section 135, you get the opportunity to look into the Mets dugout.  While watching the game, I could only make out that the Mets had hung something up on the dugout wall.  As I would discover after the game, Yoenis Cespedes hung a Jose Fernandez Mets #16 jersey to honor his fellow countryman, […]

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Bartolo Colon: 2016 N.L. Gold Glove Winner?

An article by posted on 26/09/2016 0 Comments
Bartolo Colon: 2016 N.L. Gold Glove Winner?

Bartolo Colon has given New York Mets fans plenty to cheer about during his three-year tenure in Queens. He’s started at least 31 games each season, has double-digit victories in each year, and has provided the Mets a durable, rubber-arm every fifth day on the mound. We even got to witness Colon’s first major league […]

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Duda, Conforto: Unexpected Keys To Success

An article by posted on 24/09/2016 0 Comments
Duda, Conforto: Unexpected Keys To Success

After Friday night’s win over the Philadelphia Phillies, the Mets now hold a one game and one and a half game lead in the National League Wild Card race over the San Francisco Giants and St. Louis Cardinals, respectively. With eight games to play in the regular season, the keys to success for the Mets […]

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Battle of the Bat Flips: Asdrubal Cabrera vs. Yoenis Cespedes

An article by posted on 24/09/2016 0 Comments
Battle of the Bat Flips: Asdrubal Cabrera vs. Yoenis Cespedes

On Thursday night, with the Mets trailing the Phillies 8-6 in the bottom of the 11th inning, shortstop Asdrubal Cabrera not only hit an epic walk-off three run homer, he also had a bat flip for the ages: Chills. #Walkoffhttps://t.co/NuuNjovPM2 pic.twitter.com/Ntsbicef6b — New York Mets (@Mets) September 23, 2016 It was very reminiscent of another pretty […]

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Spin Rate On Seth Lugo’s Curveball Is Better Than Anybody’s

An article by posted on 24/09/2016 0 Comments
Spin Rate On Seth Lugo’s Curveball Is Better Than Anybody’s

Since the time Noah Syndergaard first appeared on the mound for the Mets, we have constantly heard how he throws more 100 MPH fastballs than anybody in the sport.  He is repeating it all over again as fans stare in awe at the radar gun readings with each fastball Syndergaard unleashes.  Fact is when it […]

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