David Wright’s Return Still Unclear, This Weekend Now Unlikely

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David Wright’s Return Still Unclear, This Weekend Now Unlikely

According to a report by Zack Braziller of the New York Post, David Wright‘s return is still very unclear based on comments made on Monday by Mets general manager Sandy Alderson. “It’s just hard to say,” Alderson said, when asked about a possible return. “He could be a week away, could be 10 days away. […]

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Mets Minor League Recap: Gsellman Loses No-Hitter in 8th, Nimmo Has Three Hits

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Mets Minor League Recap: Gsellman Loses No-Hitter in 8th, Nimmo Has Three Hits

Las Vegas was rained out and will play a double header tonight starting at 7:05 ET with Tyler Pill and Steven Matz going for the 51′s. Portland 4, Binghamton (14-10) 1 John Gant started and was rusty after getting a few extra days off in between starts going 5 innings allowing four runs (three earned) […]

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MMO Series Preview: Orioles vs. Mets

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MMO Series Preview: Orioles vs. Mets

The Mets will play a two-game series against the Baltimore Orioles today and tomorrow. The projected starters are listed as follows: Tuesday, 7:10 p.m.: RHP Bartolo Colon (4-1, 3.31) vs. RHP Bud Norris (1-2, 12.18) Wednesday 7:10 p.m.: RHP Jacob deGrom (2-3, 3.34) vs. RHP Ubaldo Jimenez (2-1, 1.59) Orioles News and Notes Don’t Count Out The O’s Arms: The Orioles […]

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Trending Up and Down: Familia, Lagares Doing It All For Mets

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Trending Up and Down: Familia, Lagares Doing It All For Mets

Trending Up #1 A Perfect 10 For 10 Jeurys Familia has 10 saves (T- 1st in MLB) in as many opportunities this year. He is striking out 10.80 batters per nine innings with a sparkling 1.35 ERA. The NY Mets have one of the hottest closers in the game right now and if the offense, […]

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No ‘Home’ For the Man with 660 Home Runs

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No ‘Home’ For the Man with 660 Home Runs

Christmas 1980 was a few days away. As Americans anticipated the swearing in of President-Elect Ronald Reagan to end the malaise that had befallen the nation, and the entire world was still dealing with the assassination of John Lennon, my dad and I had our first father-and-son weekend getaway. Destination: Cooperstown. Lake Otsego was completely […]

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Syndergaard Named PCL Pitcher of the Week!

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Syndergaard Named PCL Pitcher of the Week!

And with such perfect timing, Mets top prospect Noah Syndergaard was named the Pacific Coast League’s Pitcher of the Week I was crossing my fingers for the last 24 hours, hoping to see Syndergaard get recognized for what’s been a remarkable week for him, And making it even more special was being on hand to […]

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MMO Special Feature: Mets Starters Are The Best In The NL East

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MMO Special Feature: Mets Starters Are The Best In The NL East

We’re five weeks into the regular season and even though the Mets offense has been struggling lately, the pitching has been strong. So how good has the Mets starting five been? Let’s compare the Mets rotation to the top five starters throughout the rest of the National League East. Mets starters have been the best […]

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MMO Players of the Week: Just Juanderful

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MMO Players of the Week: Just Juanderful

Well, this kind of sucks. I was hoping that the David Wright and Travis d’Arnaud injuries wouldn’t burden this team too much, but lately it’s been clear that they can’t continue to fend for themselves much longer without two of their key pieces. Luckily, their return isn’t too far off in the distance: Wright resumed […]

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Logan Verrett Clears Waivers, Back With Mets

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Logan Verrett Clears Waivers, Back With Mets

Major League Baseball announced that Logan Verrett has cleared waivers and as such he was returned back to the New York Mets. The right-hander was designated for assignment by the Texas Rangers after going 0-1 with a 6.00 ERA in four relief appearances. Verrett has been assigned to Triple-A Las Vegas. What goes around, comes around. […]

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Wilmer Flores Sat Again Sunday, Mets Staying The Course With Him

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Wilmer Flores Sat Again Sunday, Mets Staying The Course With Him

Mets shortstop Wilmer Flores sat again on Sunday after sitting out Saturday’s game, even though he was 5-for-9 with a home run against Doug Fister. His replacement Ruben Tejada went 0-for-3, and muffed a double play. Flores has had a rough time defensively at shortstop in 2015 especially last week, committing an error in each […]

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