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Starting Lineup, Game Preview: Braves vs Mets – Bay Benched Again

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One day after being moved down from cleanup spot to sixth in batting order, Jason Bay will be riding the pine for the second time in five games. He will be replaced in left field by Jason Pridie. With an 0-for-4 Saturday night, Bay’s average is down to .216 and he is hitless in his past 17 […]

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Today In Mets History: Mets Draft Lee Mazzilli

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Today In Mets History: Mets Draft Lee Mazzilli

A local boy made good for the Mets when on this day in 1973 they used their first-round pick to select Brooklyn Lincoln High School outfielder Lee Mazzilli. Area kid, skilled and with movie star good looks, Mazzilli seemed destined to be a big New York star. Three years later he debuted with the Mets […]

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Morning Grind: Enough Is Enough, It’s Time For Bay To Grab Some Pine

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Morning Grind: Enough Is Enough, It’s Time For Bay To Grab Some Pine

Bay has been just God awful to start the season, and there is no debating that. Bay has seemingly lost any trace of his once feared and revered power stroke. This loss of pop simply cannot be blamed on Citi Field, as with the way Bay is hitting, I don’t think he could muscle one out of […]

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MMO Flashback: The Best First Round Picks In Mets History

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MMO Flashback: The Best First Round Picks In Mets History

MMO Flashback: Originally Posted on March 29, 2011 Every Major League franchise has had their share of first round busts ever since 1965 when baseball adopted the First-Year Player Draft or the Amateur Draft or the June Draft or the Rule 4 Draft, choose your poison. The Mets have drafted 57 players in the first round, […]

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Mets Farm Report: June 4th, 2011

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A little introduction since this is my first Mets Farm Report for MMO. Each night I plan to bring a recap on the news and notes on the happenings for all of the Mets minor league affiliates, as well as bringing some other analysis on the state of the farm. I do a three stars […]

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O. Gee – Mets Pitcher Continues to Prove He Belongs

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Even with Johan Santana on the disabled list to start the season, there was still was no room on the Mets’ Opening Day roster for Dillon Gee. However, after Gee had made just two starts in the minors, it was clear that there were issues with the Mets starting rotation. The team made the decision […]

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Collins Says Reyes Isn’t Moving Anywhere

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I piqued your curiosity didn’t I? Collins actually did say that, but he wasn’t referring to the trade deadline – he was responding to a question about moving Jose Reyes from the leadoff spot to batting third in the lineup. As ESPN pointed out last night, there are plenty of reasons why some people look […]

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Gee, Reyes Fuel Mets 5-0 Win Over Braves

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Game Summary On the day after, “Don’t Trade Jose Reyes Day” the Mets get a shutout win against the Braves. Dillon Gee pitches a gem with seven innings with no runs and four hits. Bullpen finally keeps it together. Jose Reyes fuels a five run seventh inning to get the Mets a 5-0 win against […]

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A Comedy Of Terrors

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A Comedy Of Terrors

The 2011 Mets… Who are they? What are they? The front office tried their damnedest to convince us this was not a throw-away season… But that’s exactly what it feels like. We pretended not to notice how bad our rotation was when Mike Pelfrey was tabbed to be the Opening Day starter. Some of us […]

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Starting Lineup, Game Preview: Braves vs Mets – Bay Dropped To Sixth

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RHP Jair Jurrjens (7-1, 1.51) vs. RHP Dillon Gee (5-0, 3.83) Tonight’s match-up between Dillon Gee and Jair Jurrjens features pitchers with the top two winning percentages in the National League. Gee, who is 5-0, has 1.000 winning percentage and Jurrjens, at 7-1, sports a .875 winning percentage. Starting Lineup 1. Jose Reyes – SS […]

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