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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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Talkin’ Mets: Klapisch on HOF, Bruce, Mets Rotation and Backman

An article by posted on January 15, 2017 0 Comments
Talkin’ Mets: Klapisch on HOF, Bruce, Mets Rotation and Backman

Tonight I am joined by Bob Klapisch of The Record. Bob gives his thought process behind his Hall-of-Fame ballot. Hear his thoughts on Barry Bonds, Roger Clemens and why Curt Schilling shouldn’t be punished by BBWAA voters for his political beliefs. Bob also gives an update on Jay Bruce, why the Mets rotation will miss […]

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MMO Exclusive: Meet Eastern League Batting Champ Phillip Evans

An article by posted on January 14, 2017 0 Comments
MMO Exclusive: Meet Eastern League Batting Champ Phillip Evans

Phillip Evans won the batting title on the final day of the Eastern League season in 2016 with a 4 for 6 game that capped an incredible breakout year. The 24-year old had a career season in 2016 hitting .335/.374/.485 in 96 games for the Double-A Binghamton Mets. He also set career highs in doubles (30), home runs (8), […]

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MMO Exclusive: Nelson Figueroa Weighs In On Bruce Situation, Starting Rotation, 2017 Mets

An article by posted on January 10, 2017 0 Comments
MMO Exclusive: Nelson Figueroa Weighs In On Bruce Situation, Starting Rotation, 2017 Mets

Former Mets pitcher and current SNY studio analyst Nelson Figueroa, was kind enough to answer a few questions for me on Monday. Brooklyn born and raised like myself, Figgy has an intimate and very passionate view of the game. Mets fans have come to love his crisp analysis after each Mets game and his strong […]

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Talkin’ Mets: Long Before the Miracle

An article by posted on January 8, 2017 0 Comments
Talkin’ Mets: Long Before the Miracle

Happy New Year! The Talkin’ Mets podcast has returned from holiday hiatus. The hot stove is very cold right now so I decided to take a different approach to this week’s podcast. This week I chatted with Bill Sullivan, author of the book “Long Before the Miracle,” which examines the early sixties Mets. Hear Bill […]

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Good Fundies Episode 30: The Mets Top 10 of 2016

An article by posted on January 4, 2017 0 Comments
Good Fundies Episode 30: The Mets Top 10 of 2016

Brian and Roger asked what the most important, impactful, and defining stories and moments of 2016 were for the New York Mets. Using those suggestions with the hashtag #Mets2016Top10, the two put together their own lists and combined them to create an ultimate countdown on the podcast. Did Mike Piazza‘s Hall of Fame induction make […]

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Steven Matz is Elite, The Center Fielder You Want to Trade Him For Isn’t

An article by posted on December 24, 2016 0 Comments
Steven Matz is Elite, The Center Fielder You Want to Trade Him For Isn’t

An MMO Fan Shot by Sidd Finch On July 30, 2004, the Mets committed one of the greatest blunders in their history by trading top left-handed pitching prospect Scott Kazmir to the Rays for the veteran Victor Zambrano. The deal was intended to fill a perceived immediate need, but it didn’t take long to see […]

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MMO Interview: Hard Throwing Relief Prospect Kevin McGowan

An article by posted on December 23, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Interview: Hard Throwing Relief Prospect Kevin McGowan

New York Mets right-handed pitching prospect Kevin McGowan had a breakout season after switching to a reliever. McGowan, 25, pitched to a 2.35 ERA and 1.091 WHIP in 84.1 innings over three levels. As a reliever he held opponents to a .222/.269/.349 slash line in 2016. McGowan made 42 appearances including four spot starts after working almost […]

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Talkin’ Mets: Our 90 Minute Holiday Call-In Show Starts At 7:00 PM

An article by posted on December 18, 2016 0 Comments
Talkin’ Mets: Our 90 Minute Holiday Call-In Show Starts At 7:00 PM

The response to my Winter Meetings call-in show was tremendous so we decided to wrap up 2016 with another live show. On Sunday December 18th, I will be taking your calls from 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm. Ninety-minutes of Mets Baseball to keep you warm through the holidays. I will open the lines at 7:15 […]

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MMO Fan Shot: Could Royals Or Rockies Solve Center Field For Mets?

An article by posted on December 17, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Fan Shot: Could Royals Or Rockies Solve Center Field For Mets?

An MMO Fan Shot by Robert Walsh Christmas is coming and “Santa” Sandy Alderson got us an amazing early Christmas present in re-signing the largest prize of this offseason in Yoenis Cespedes. Thank you Santa Sandy! While this will prove to be an excellent signing for the Mets it does place them back in the […]

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