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Strength Of Schedule Has Mets Looking Good For MLB Postseason

An article by posted on August 4, 2015 0 Comments
Strength Of Schedule Has Mets Looking Good For MLB Postseason

Being in contention at the start of August is a nice change, and taking sole possession of first place is a significant step in the right direction for the Orange and Blue. In a decade that has been marred with losses and disappointing finishes – now is the time for the Mets. The team hasn’t […]

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Featured Post: What Does It Say About An Organization When…

An article by posted on August 4, 2015 0 Comments
Featured Post: What Does It Say About An Organization When…

You know there’s something about the last few days that’s been overlooked and needs to be said. One of the things we pride ourselves on MMO is to always strive to be original and out-of-the-box. This is one of those kinds of posts. What does it say about an organization when a player starts crying […]

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This Weekend Proved What A Little Confidence Can Do

An article by posted on August 3, 2015 0 Comments
This Weekend Proved What A Little Confidence Can Do

Sandy Alderson acquired much more in the last 10 days than just three bats and a reliever. In choosing to buy at the trade deadline, Alderson and the New York Mets have opted for competitive late-season baseball for the first time in the history of Citi Field. That vote of confidence has had a ripple […]

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Terry Collins’ New Job

An article by posted on August 3, 2015 0 Comments
Terry Collins’ New Job

So now he has to manage.  Actually manage, rather than serve as a glorified babysitter, de facto player development coordinator and punching bag for the fans and media forced to persevere with the patience of Job Yes, in the strictest sense, Terry Collins has a new job.  In more ways than one. Off the top, he’s […]

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Featured Post: August Waiver Trade Candidates

An article by posted on August 3, 2015 0 Comments
Featured Post: August Waiver Trade Candidates

During his press conference yesterday Sandy Alderson indicated the Mets could make a trade in August mostly for a reliever. With the second wild card creating more teams thinking they are contenders I think we will see a fair share of waiver trades this season. When a player is placed on revocable waivers in August […]

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Hey Mets Fans, Look Who’s No. 1

An article by posted on August 3, 2015 0 Comments
Hey Mets Fans, Look Who’s No. 1

I couldn’t resist digging up this vintage photo of the scoreboard at Shea Stadium when the Mets climbed into first place for the first time in the history of the franchise in 1969. While the Mets have spent a good chunk of time in first place already this season, it gravitated into a month-long period […]

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Pitching Analysis of Noah Syndergaard vs Washington Nationals

An article by posted on August 3, 2015 0 Comments
Pitching Analysis of Noah Syndergaard vs Washington Nationals

Stat Line: 8 IP, 2 R, 7 H, 9 SO, 0 BB Noah Syndergaard maneuvered two solo home runs leading the New York Mets into a first place tie in the National League East division standings. Washington Nationals hitters were visibly off-balance leading to a swing and miss rate (whiff %) of 13.76%.  The high […]

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Meaningful Games in August

An article by posted on August 2, 2015 0 Comments
Meaningful Games in August

What a week! It all starts with the acquisitions of Juan Uribe and Kelly Johnson, and two much needed wins against the Los Angeles Dodgers (and let’s not forget the MLB debut of one Michael Conforto). The acquisition of Tyler Clippard starts drawing comparisons to the Kansas City Royals shutdown pen, which lasts not even […]

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MMO Flashback: Cespedes Is The Answer

An article by posted on August 2, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Flashback: Cespedes Is The Answer

Here is an MMO Flashback originally published in October of 2014 by one of our readers Matt Stephens. It’s appropriately about Yoenis Cespedes and why he’d be a perfect addition for the Mets. Remember, all references are to last year’s version of the Mets. I also linked back to the original article so you could […]

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Loud and Proud… Yeah, Mets Baby!!!

An article by posted on August 2, 2015 0 Comments
Loud and Proud… Yeah, Mets Baby!!!

Before I get into the point of this post I have to tell you about something that happened to me before last night’s game. We needed to pick up a few things in the way of snacks , beverages, beer, etc. because we were having my friend and his wife over to watch the Mets. […]

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