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This Date in Mets History: Mike Piazza Becomes a Met

An article by posted on May 22, 2015 0 Comments
This Date in Mets History: Mike Piazza Becomes a Met

17 years ago today, Mike Piazza became a New York Met after the Florida Marlins swapped him for Preston Wilson, Geoff Goetz, and Ed Yarnell. Little did both General Managers know, this trade would create a New York icon. I am a Mets fan of the millennium, so it was only natural that Mike Piazza […]

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Could Plawecki Stay On The Roster When d’Arnaud Returns?

An article by posted on May 22, 2015 0 Comments
Could Plawecki Stay On The Roster When d’Arnaud Returns?

With Travis d’Arnaud nearing a return from the disabled list, Terry Collins says that sending down Kevin Plawecki will be a hard decision. Even though Plawecki is batting only .205 with two home runs and 10 RBI during 21 games, Collins is impressed with how he has played defensively and handled the pitching staff. (Kristie […]

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Savannah Sand Gnats Moving To Columbia, SC

An article by posted on May 22, 2015 0 Comments
Savannah Sand Gnats Moving To Columbia, SC

The Savannah Sand Gnats are moving to new grounds in Columbia, South Carolina for the 2016 season, the team announced. The Sand Gnats have been the Mets’ Class A affiliate since the 2007 season. (Anthony DiComo) The Mets Class-A affiliate will play their home games in Sprint Communications Park which will open next March. “We are […]

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Mets Minor League Recap: Matz Gets 5th Win, Meisner K’s 10

An article by posted on May 22, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Minor League Recap: Matz Gets 5th Win, Meisner K’s 10

Las Vegas (27-14) 11, Okla. City 6 Steven Matz did not have one of his typical dominant outings giving up six runs (four earned) on eight hits and a walk while striking out seven batters in 6.1 innings. He threw 92 pitches, 66 of them for strikes and produced 9 groundball outs compared to two […]

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Breaking Down Jacob DeGrom vs. St. Louis Cardinals

An article by posted on May 22, 2015 0 Comments
Breaking Down Jacob DeGrom vs. St. Louis Cardinals

Jacob DeGrom doesn’t like to be overlooked or over shadowed by his other two young rotation mates Matt Harvey and Noah Syndergaard.  Over the past two weeks, Harvey and Syndergaard have been taking the spotlight away from the 2014 National League Rookie of the Year with their 96+ mph fastballs and high strikeout count. Here […]

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Lucas Duda Keeps Getting Better, Has 1.207 OPS Against LHP

An article by posted on May 22, 2015 0 Comments
Lucas Duda Keeps Getting Better, Has 1.207 OPS Against LHP

After a breakout 2014 season where he hit 30 home runs, it wasn’t unrealistic to expect Lucas Duda to experience some regression. However, Duda is defying the odds again as he’s on pace for an even better season. With an incredible two home run performance yesterday, Duda is now batting .305 with 19 RBI and […]

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DeGrom Dazzles Despite Dealing With Shoulder and Hip Issues

An article by posted on May 21, 2015 0 Comments
DeGrom Dazzles Despite Dealing With Shoulder and Hip Issues

What an incredible start by Jacob deGrom on Thursday, as he tossed eight shutout innings against the St. Louis Cardinals in a 5-0 victory for the Mets. DeGrom struck out 11 batters and did not allow a base runner after Matt Carpenter singled in the first inning, retiring the next 23 batters in a row. […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 5, Cardinals 0 #DeGromination

An article by posted on May 21, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 5, Cardinals 0 #DeGromination

The Mets (24-18) defeated the St. Louis Cardinals (27-14) by a score of 5-0, splitting the four game set. Jacob deGrom had one of the best outings of his young career, which saw him pitching eight innings of one-hit ball, striking out eleven batters, and retiring the last twenty-three Cardinals to face him. His opposition, […]

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Despite Struggles, No Cause For Concern With Colon

An article by posted on May 21, 2015 0 Comments
Despite Struggles, No Cause For Concern With Colon

There is no way around it: Over the past two weeks, Bartolo Colon has been dreadful. Over that span, he has made three starts, allowing 19 runs (17 earned) on 26 hits in just 15.1 innings. His last two starts have been especially bad, with Colon allowing six and then nine runs. Last night, he […]

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MMO Game Thread: Cardinals vs Mets, 1:10 PM

An article by posted on May 21, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Cardinals vs Mets, 1:10 PM

After consecutive sub-par performances by Jon Niese and Bartolo Colon, the New York Mets will turn to Jacob deGrom to try and preserve a split in the finale of their four game series against the St. Louis Cardinals this afternoon at Citi Field. DeGrom (4-4, 3.21 ERA) will oppose Cardinals left-hander Jaime Garcia, who is […]

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