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MMO Free Agent Profile: Ian Desmond, SS

An article by posted on November 11, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Free Agent Profile: Ian Desmond, SS

Ian Desmond Position: Shortstop Bats: Right – Throws: Right Born: September 20, 1985 (Age 30) Since Jose Reyes left the Mets in 2011, New York has had a consistent issue filling the shortstop position. However, this offseason there are many options the Mets could consider to address this issue. One player they could pursue former […]

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Mets Not Looking To Deal d’Arnaud or Plawecki

An article by posted on November 11, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Not Looking To Deal d’Arnaud or Plawecki

I wanted to update this post in which I argued that the Mets should not trade either of their two young catchers for the reasons I outlined below. The question came up last night at the Boca Raton Hotel and Resort, the site of the GM Meetings. Assistant GM John Ricco was asked if the […]

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Featured Article: Player Performance Before and After Free Agency

An article by posted on November 10, 2015 0 Comments
Featured Article: Player Performance Before and After Free Agency

First and foremost, I’d like to say it has been a wonderful year reading and discussing Mets baseball with all of you here at MMO. It has been an incredible season of roller-coaster emotions and we could sure use some time to unwind and be productive. However, if you can’t find the willpower to distance […]

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Simon: Transitioning David Wright To First Base

An article by posted on November 10, 2015 0 Comments
Simon: Transitioning David Wright To First Base

New York Mets captain David Wright has played third base in his entire major league career so far and has been pretty solid at it. He is a two time Gold Glover who won the award at third base back in 2007 and 2008 and his defense has been good for a long time. Until […]

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A Most Crucial Off-Season for the Mets Begins Today

An article by posted on November 9, 2015 0 Comments
A Most Crucial Off-Season for the Mets Begins Today

Over their first seven years the New York Metropolitans had not exactly set the baseball world on fire. From 1962 through 1968, they compiled a record of 394-737 and finished a combined 288 ½ games back. In seven seasons, they’d finished 10th five times and 9th twice. Coming into 1969, there was some cautious optimism. […]

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MMO Free Agent Profile: Darren O’Day, RHP

An article by posted on November 9, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Free Agent Profile: Darren O’Day, RHP

Darren O’Day Position: Reliever Bats: Right, Throws: Right Born: October 22, 1982 (Age 33) With Tyler Clippard filing for free agency, the only sure bet in the Mets bullpen for now is Jeurys Familia. RHP Addison Reed is arbitration eligible and looking for a raise that could approach $6 million, which the Mets might be […]

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Should The Mets Trade Matt Harvey?

An article by posted on November 7, 2015 0 Comments
Should The Mets Trade Matt Harvey?

Should the Mets trade Matt Harvey? This is a question that many Mets fans are divided on these days and one that is constantly debated on sports talk radio and television. I’m going to take this opportunity to outline the possible pros and cons of dealing the 26-year old right-hander. As most of you know, […]

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Hot Stove: Could Marcell Ozuna Be A Potential Fit For Mets

An article by posted on November 6, 2015 0 Comments
Hot Stove: Could Marcell Ozuna Be A Potential Fit For Mets

The Miami Marlins are open to trading Marcell Ozuna this offseason and I think the Mets could be a potential fit. The Mets are in an interesting situation where they need to add offense, but they do not have many available positions on the field to add a bat. With Michael Conforto in left field […]

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MMO’s Clayton Collier Talks Mets With Brian Cristiano

An article by posted on November 5, 2015 0 Comments
MMO’s Clayton Collier Talks Mets With Brian Cristiano

It’s all about the Mets these days in New York, and despite how the Fall Classic ended everyone agrees that the Mets made huge strides in 2015 and all in all this was an exciting season for the team and the fans. On that note, Brian Cristiano, CEO of Bold Worldwide spoke with our Senior […]

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Mets Will Look To Dilson Herrera At Second Base

An article by posted on November 5, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Will Look To Dilson Herrera At Second Base

The New York Mets are expected to make the one-year, $15.8 million qualifying offer to free agent Daniel Murphy by the deadline on Friday. Murphy is expected to decline the offer and look for a multi-year deal as a free agent, thus ending their nine year relationship. However, in return the Mets will receive a […]

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Will the Mets Become the Royals, or the Nationals?

An article by posted on November 4, 2015 0 Comments
Will the Mets Become the Royals, or the Nationals?

Not that we didn’t already know it, but it bears repeating. Nothing is guaranteed in baseball. We know how the Mets’ front office was determined to learn from the mistakes of their chief rivals in the NL East. We all know the story of the Washington Nationals shutting down Stephen Strasburg in the stretch run […]

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