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Igarashi Has Been Lights Out…Callup Soon?

An article by posted on July 4, 2011 0 Comments
Igarashi Has Been Lights Out…Callup Soon?

  With a Mets bullpen that has been consistently inconsistent since late May, blowing countless leads, letting close games get out of hand and collapsing when it counts most, the Amazin’s need some change in the pen. So when a veteran pitcher that was sent down to work on his stuff is dominating, you may want to consider […]

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BELIEVE by Lori Martini featuring Kassy K and Nick Javas at Citi Field

An article by posted on July 4, 2011 0 Comments

Here is a video of “Believe” by Lori Martini, being performed live at Citi Field on May 27th by Kassy K and Nick Javas. This is an interview I did with Lori Martini who wrote the lyrics and music for the song, and Nick Javas who is featured in the song. It’s their rallying song dedicated […]

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Mets Farm Report: July 2nd, 2011 – Gorski Improves to 7-0

An article by posted on July 3, 2011 0 Comments

Buffalo Bisons 5 – Syracuse Chiefs 6 Mark Cohoon‘s peripherals are getting to a point that are almost laughable. His K/9 is all the way down to 4.04 and his BB/9 is up to 3.8. There are only three pitchers in baseball with a K/9 that low this year (Brad Penny, Carl Pavano, and Jeff […]

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Jose Reyes And Carlos Beltran Are All Stars!

An article by posted on July 3, 2011 0 Comments
Jose Reyes And Carlos Beltran Are All Stars!

Jose Reyes overtook Troy Tulowitski in The All-Star voting and Carlos Beltran was selected as a reserve, for this year’s All-Star Game for the National League in Phoenix on July 15. HELLZ YEAH!!!! CONGRATULATIONS GUYS!!!! National League Starters 1B: Prince Fielder, Brewers 2B: Rickie Weeks, Brewers 3B: Jose Reyes, Mets SS: Placido Polanco, Phillies OF: Lance […]

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Best Mets Minor League Surprises – Mid-Season Edition

An article by posted on July 3, 2011 0 Comments
Best Mets Minor League Surprises – Mid-Season Edition

This is from Pete, one of our regulars here at MMO. Mets 2011 Mid-Season Minor Leagues Biggest/Pleasant Surprises. (In reverse order of how dramatic) Juan Lagares – St Lucie, the speedy left fielder is enjoying a very good year with the bat. Hitting .338 in his first 234 AB. He also boasts an OPS of […]

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The Making Of ’86 Mets Anthem, “Lets Go, Mets Go”

An article by posted on July 3, 2011 0 Comments

Lauren of snagflims.com, a site that streams over 2,100 free films, has a new video which features the back story behind the 1986 Mets anthem, “Lets Go, Mets Go”. She says, “ I would like to bring your attention to a great film called Let’s Go Mets, which documents the Mets team of the 80s, especially the 86 World Series […]

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Is Reyes’ Injury A Good Thing?

An article by posted on July 2, 2011 0 Comments

Okay before all you Mets fans bash me and say what is this kid smoking, take a second to think. Is this Reyes hamstring injury really all so bad? Yes I know Reyes has been the brightest light in an otherwise dark season for the New York Metropolitans. In what will end up being yet […]

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Enough Is Enough, Time To Can The Jose Reyes Trade Talk

An article by posted on July 2, 2011 0 Comments
Enough Is Enough, Time To Can The Jose Reyes Trade Talk

With yesterday’s two-hit performance by the soon-to-be 3-time All-Star shortstop Jose Reyes, there seems to be nothing this guy cannot do. He’s raised his league leading average to .351 in a tough 5-2 Mets loss to the Detroit Tigers prior to the start of the Subway Series. More importantly, the 28-year-old now has 15 triples […]

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Starting Line-up, Game 2 Preview: Yankees vs Mets

An article by posted on July 2, 2011 0 Comments
Starting Line-up, Game 2 Preview: Yankees vs Mets

RHP Bartolo Colon (5-3, 3.10) vs. RHP Dillon Gee (8-1, 3.32) Starting Line-up Game Preview The Mets and Yankees play game two today as the Mets try to rebound from last night. Yesterday, the Yankees got off to an early lead and that was all they needed as the Mets would record 10 hits in […]

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Remember When We Were 8 Under? Mets Are 9 Over Since!

An article by posted on July 1, 2011 0 Comments

Citi Field is a fun place to be again. The Excitement has returned to Flushing, as the Mets blasted themselves over the .500 mark with 2 grand slams a few days ago.  I am sure all Mets fans remember that disastrous four game series against the Colorado Rockies back in April.  The Rockies came in for a 4 game set, […]

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2011: Season and Future depend on West Coast

An article by posted on July 1, 2011 0 Comments

I posted this prior to the Yankees series, and I wanted to re-iterate it. This road trip, the entire season hangs in the balance in my view. This is the type of trip a team like the Mets can either prove to Sandy Alderson they are worth keeping or the type of trip that can […]

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