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Deal With Cubs Unlikely, Mets Unwilling To Move Young Arm

An article by posted on May 13, 2015 0 Comments
Deal With Cubs Unlikely, Mets Unwilling To Move Young Arm

Adam Rubin of ESPN New York reports that the Mets have not yet written off Wilmer Flores as their No. 1 shortstop. However, he adds that the consensus among in-the-know observers is that at some point they will need to pull the trigger and obtain a top-tier shortstop if they truly plan to capitalize on […]

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Syndergaard Steps Onto The Big Stage Tonight

An article by posted on May 12, 2015 0 Comments
Syndergaard Steps Onto The Big Stage Tonight

Just as they were with Matt Harvey and Zack Wheeler, don’t look for the Mets to bring up Noah Syndergaard for a spot start. Once he’s here, unless he really spits the bit, he’s not going anywhere. Like everybody else, I’m excited to see him pitch, just as I was when Harvey and Wheeler first […]

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MMO Players of the Week: An Unconventional Week for an Unconventional Team

An article by posted on May 12, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Players of the Week: An Unconventional Week for an Unconventional Team

Alright, this is better. After losing three series in a row, the Mets got over the minor hiccup by winning their next two. Although a series of two games shouldn’t really count as a series, I’ll take any sort of uplifting stat that I can. Now, this week was special in that not only were […]

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Pineda vs Harvey: A New York Baseball Tradition Continues

An article by posted on May 11, 2015 0 Comments
Pineda vs Harvey: A New York Baseball Tradition Continues

One of the things that makes New York Baseball so compelling and fun to follow is the great rivalry between National and American League teams. In the 40s and 50s the Yankees and Dodgers were like the Hatfields and McCoys even though the only time they faced each other were when they both made the […]

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Mets Minors: Carrillo, Matz, Cecilliani Are Red Hot

An article by posted on May 11, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Minors: Carrillo, Matz, Cecilliani Are Red Hot

Who’s Hot (AAA,AA) Steven Matz – Las Vegas. Matz could just as easily have earned the promotion to the Mets when Gee ended up on the disabled list. Over his last 5 appearances (4 starts) dating back to April 19th, he’s 4-0 with a 1.13 ERA while striking out 36 batters in 32 innings and […]

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Happy Mother’s Day: Mets Memories, Family, and Believing

An article by posted on May 10, 2015 0 Comments
Happy Mother’s Day: Mets Memories, Family, and Believing

A Message From Joe D. – One of the great things about MMO is all the great original content from the hundreds of Mets fans that have come and gone throughout the years. I love all the personal stories and the incredible passion and sentiment that goes into all those wonderful articles and Fan Shots. […]

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The Mets Are Fun and Exciting, and 90 Wins Are Well Within Reach

An article by posted on May 8, 2015 0 Comments
The Mets Are Fun and Exciting, and 90 Wins Are Well Within Reach

According to Las Vegas oddsmaker Bovada, the Mets are now at 14:1 odds to win the World Series. That is up from 33:1 last December and 22:1 in February. The only teams with better odds are: Los Angeles Dodgers 6:1 St. Louis Cardinals 7:1 Detroit Tigers 15:2 Kansas City Royals 9:1 Washington Nationals 10:1 The […]

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Collins’ Bullpen Management: Familia Unconcerned With Heavy Workload

An article by posted on May 8, 2015 0 Comments
Collins’ Bullpen Management: Familia Unconcerned With Heavy Workload

Jeurys Familia told the New York Post he is unconcerned with his heavy workload and the pace with which manager Terry Collins is using him. “T.C. knows when we need a day, when we feel tired,” Familia said. “He knows what he is doing. He is a smart manager, and when somebody needs a day just […]

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Dilson Herrera Homers In Big Night At The Plate

An article by posted on May 7, 2015 0 Comments
Dilson Herrera Homers In Big Night At The Plate

The grumblings had already begun for Dilson Herrera who had just one hit in 13 at-bats going into Wednesday’s finale against the Baltimore Orioles. “He looks overmatched. ” “Definitely not ready yet. ” “Needs more seasoning.” “You can’t trust PCL numbers.” But Dilson Herrera silenced all his critics and shut up his detractors with a […]

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MMO Series Preview: Orioles vs. Mets

An article by posted on May 5, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Series Preview: Orioles vs. Mets

The Mets will play a two-game series against the Baltimore Orioles today and tomorrow. The projected starters are listed as follows: Tuesday, 7:10 p.m.: RHP Bartolo Colon (4-1, 3.31) vs. RHP Bud Norris (1-2, 12.18) Wednesday 7:10 p.m.: RHP Jacob deGrom (2-3, 3.34) vs. RHP Ubaldo Jimenez (2-1, 1.59) Orioles News and Notes Don’t Count Out The O’s Arms: The Orioles […]

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