MMO Exclusives

MMO Exclusive Interview: 2016 First Rounder Justin Dunn

An article by posted on February 18, 2017 0 Comments
MMO Exclusive Interview: 2016 First Rounder Justin Dunn

The New York Mets added yet another high upside pitcher to their system last year, drafting and signing Boston College right-hander Justin Dunn in the first round of the MLB Draft (19th overall). The Freeport native grew up just thirty minutes from Shea Stadium and Citi Field, attending many games as a youth. Dunn, 21, […]

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Talkin’ Mets: Rick Peterson Kicks Off Pitchers & Catchers

An article by posted on February 12, 2017 0 Comments
Talkin’ Mets: Rick Peterson Kicks Off Pitchers & Catchers

I kick off the symbolic start of the baseball season with my “Pitchers & Catchers” show. Spring is in the air at Port St. Lucie where Noah Syndergaard, Matt Harvey and Robert Gsellman all reported to camp and joined their other teammates who had reported earlier. Both Harvey and Syndergaard were all smiles and each of […]

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Shoebox Memories: 1981 Topps John Pacella

An article by posted on February 12, 2017 0 Comments
Shoebox Memories: 1981 Topps John Pacella

He was 23 years old and he threw hard.  So hard, as described on the back of the baseball card (No. 414 from the 1981 Topps set) shown above. “John has the unique habit of losing his cap after each pitch.”  That was okay, because he threw hard. The card above is a perfect in-action […]

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MMO Exclusive Interview: First Base Prospect Peter Alonso

An article by posted on February 9, 2017 0 Comments
MMO Exclusive Interview: First Base Prospect Peter Alonso

After selecting Justin Dunn and Anthony Kay in the first round of the 2016 MLB Draft, the New York Mets continued the trend of drafting college players with their second round selection (64th overall) of first baseman, Peter Alonso out of the University of Florida. The six-foot-three, right-handed, slugging first baseman is an intriguing force […]

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MMO Exclusive: Keith Law Talks Mets Prospects, Season Outlook with Metsmerized Online

An article by posted on February 6, 2017 0 Comments
MMO Exclusive: Keith Law Talks Mets Prospects, Season Outlook with Metsmerized Online

Hey MMO Community, it’s been awhile. We’ve reached early February, which means a few things. It means we’ve reached the point in the season where my excitement for Knicks Basketball turns into disgust and depression. On the bright side, it also means we’ve reached the point where I start getting geared up for some baseball. […]

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MMO Exclusive: Craig Breslow Says Mets Have Reached Out And They Appeal To Him

An article by posted on February 2, 2017 0 Comments
MMO Exclusive: Craig Breslow Says Mets Have Reached Out And They Appeal To Him

Free agent left-handed reliever Craig Breslow held a showcase last month to give teams a look at his new arm angle which has been getting a lot of buzz. The New York Mets had two officials at the showcase as they continue to look for a lefty to add to their bullpen. From 2014 to […]

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Good Fundies Episode 31: Brian on the Street

An article by posted on February 2, 2017 0 Comments
Good Fundies Episode 31: Brian on the Street

Brian tired himself out after venting his continuing frustration at the lack of activity by the Mets front office, Matt Harvey declining to unblock him on Twitter despite extreme awareness, declaring we are all currently living in the darkest timeline, and from sending Roger to the therapist’s office to admit he’s frustrated at the Mets […]

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Talkin’ Mets: Kernan on Wright, Bruce and the Mets Bullpen

An article by posted on January 29, 2017 0 Comments
Talkin’ Mets: Kernan on Wright, Bruce and the Mets Bullpen

Today I am joined by New York Post sports columnist Kevin Kernan. We discuss the New York Mets decision to keep right fielder Jay Bruce and how it impacts the development of Michael Conforto. We also tackle other Mets questions like are the Mets going to upgrade the bullpen? Kevin gives his latest thoughts on whether […]

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Talkin’ Mets: Our Farm System Gets National Recognition

An article by posted on January 22, 2017 0 Comments
Talkin’ Mets: Our Farm System Gets National Recognition

Keith Law of ESPN.com released his annual farm system report and the New York Mets shined with a No. 7 ranking. Despite the Michael Fulmer trade and the promotions of Conforto, Nimmo, Rivera, Gsellman and Lugo, there is still a ton of value in the system. MMO and MMN executive editor Michael Mayer joins me to talk about […]

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Good Fundies: Reviewing the Most Defining Moments of 2016

An article by posted on January 19, 2017 0 Comments
Good Fundies: Reviewing the Most Defining Moments of 2016

In their last podcast, Brian and Roger presented their most important, impactful, and defining stories and moments of the 2016 season for the New York Mets. The two put together their ultimate countdown on the podcast as follows: Honorable Mentions 16. Syndergaard’s 2-HR Game 15. Granderson’s HR to tie and walk it off against Twins […]

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