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Prospect Spotlight: Matz Takes No-Hitter Into Seventh

An article by posted on April 25, 2015 0 Comments
Prospect Spotlight: Matz Takes No-Hitter Into Seventh

Mets pitching prospect Steven Matz was dominant again on Friday night, taking a no-hitter into the seventh inning against the Reno Aces. Nick Evans eventually broke up the no-hit bid with two outs in the seventh when he slapped a ground ball through the infield between shortstop and third for Reno’s first hit. Matz ended […]

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Featured Post: Are These Mets For Real?

An article by posted on April 24, 2015 0 Comments
Featured Post: Are These Mets For Real?

The Mets are off to one of the best starts in their history. At 13 and 3 they currently possess the best record in baseball. Beyond the euphoria, however, there are questions that inevitably arise from this start. Mets fans can be guarded given their recent history, but at some point the confidence becomes infectious […]

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Hot vs Hotter Tonight In The Bronx

An article by posted on April 24, 2015 0 Comments
Hot vs Hotter Tonight In The Bronx

This early edition of the Subway Series carries with it a little more intrigue than in past seasons. With the Mets virtually on fire with an 11 game win streak and the Yankees having won six of their last seven, it’ll be a matchup of arms this late April weekend in the Bronx. Friday: RHP […]

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Lessons From My Dad… And Gil Hodges

An article by posted on April 24, 2015 0 Comments
Lessons From My Dad… And Gil Hodges

It was one of the most memorable games in team history. And I had the luck of good timing (or maybe bad timing) to be in the stands. No, it wasn’t June 1, 2012 when Johan Santana hurled the Mets first no-no. It wasn’t October 19, 2006 when Endy Chavez defied the laws of gravity and […]

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Murphy Drives In Four, But Makes Costly Error

An article by posted on April 24, 2015 0 Comments
Murphy Drives In Four, But Makes Costly Error

Daniel Murphy started the season mired in a deep slump, but he had a productive day at the plate during yesterday’s 6-3 victory over the Braves. Murphy belted a bases clearing double in the first inning to put the Mets up 3-0. He finished the day going 2-for-3 with 4 RBI and a walk. “It […]

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MMO Feature: Tom Seaver’s 19 Strikeout Classic Turns 45

An article by posted on April 22, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Feature: Tom Seaver’s 19 Strikeout Classic Turns 45

On this day in Mets history, 45 years ago, Hall of Famer Tom Seaver tossed his 19-strikeout gem against the San Diego Padres and set the major league record with 10 straight strikeouts to end the game. It happened on April 22, 1970 and our own Stephen Hanks was there. Here is an article he […]

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MMO Exclusive: Jim Callis Talks Mets Prospects With Metsmerized

An article by posted on April 22, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Exclusive: Jim Callis Talks Mets Prospects With Metsmerized

The Mets patience in their farm is starting to pay significant dividends to their major league ball club, recently in the emergence of Jacob deGrom, Juan Lagares, and Jeurys Familia as star-like talents. Now, it seems like no matter which player makes the trip from the farm, be it deGrom and Dilson Herrera last year, […]

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Mets Have The Best Record In Baseball, Ready To Take The Plunge?

An article by posted on April 22, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Have The Best Record In Baseball, Ready To Take The Plunge?

What an incredible and exhilarating two weeks it’s been to be a Mets fan. Here we are only 14 games in and our Mets are on top of the world boasting an MLB best 11-3 record. It is their best start since their 1986 World Series championship season. (Wait, what!) And Iheir eight straight home wins […]

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MMO Morning Grind: Three Takeaways From Mets 11-3 Start

An article by posted on April 22, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Morning Grind: Three Takeaways From Mets 11-3 Start

The league-leading, red-hot Mets won their ninth straight game in a row to move to 11-3 on the season – the best record in baseball. Here are Three Takeaways from the game last night. 1. The Mets are CAPITALIZING on other teams’ mistakes. There has been much talk from fans and broadcasters alike about how […]

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Reflecting on the Mets’ Homestand So Far

An article by posted on April 21, 2015 0 Comments
Reflecting on the Mets’ Homestand So Far

The Mets just defeated the Marlins 7-6 on Sunday, sweeping the four game series from the Marlins. This came immediately after a three game sweep of the Phillies, another division rival. The Mets have won eight straight games, seven of which were at home, and have yet to lose at Citi Field. This past week, […]

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