3 Up & 3 Down: The They’re Baaaack Edition

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3 Up & 3 Down: The They’re Baaaack Edition

After the cold and snowy winter those of us here in the New York have endured, is there a better sight than Opening Day at Citi Field? Even that was a bit touchy, as winter gave us one last snowy blast last Monday morning. So, after their opening homestand the Mets find themselves at 2-4 […]

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MMO Players of the Week: The Unlikely Heroes

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MMO Players of the Week: The Unlikely Heroes

Opening week for the New York Mets certainly did not go as planned: bullpen woes, absent offense, game-changing injuries, silly defensive blunders and questionable managerial decisions all contributed to a rather frustrating 2-4 start. As most of the team becomes acclimated to their new teammates, however, some players are taking it upon themselves to rise above expectations early […]

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MMO Postgame: Reds 2, Mets 1

An article by posted on April 6, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Postgame: Reds 2, Mets 1

The Mets (2-4) lost a close contest to the Reds (2-4) on Sunday afternoon, falling 2-1 to Cincinnati at Citi Field. Jon Niese took the mound for New York and was solid in his first start of the season. Niese cruised through the first five innings, but ran into a bit of trouble in the […]

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

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

Jonathon Niese makes his first start of the season on Sunday, at 1:10 PM as the Mets go for a sweep of the Reds at Citi Field and try to end the homestand at .500. Niese will be opposed by Alfredo Simon for Cincinnati. The Mets haven’t swept the Reds in New York since 2005 at Shea Stadium. […]

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Mets Activate Niese From DL, Option Flores To Triple-A

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Mets Activate Niese From DL, Option Flores To Triple-A

After Saturday’s exciting walk-off win over the Cincinnati Reds, the Mets announced that they had activated Jon Niese from the 15-day disabled list. To make room for him on the roster, the Mets optioned Wilmer Flores to Triple-A Las Vegas. This was widely expected and Flores will continue to get reps at both shortstop and second […]

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Mets Farm Report: deGrom Shines, Lutz Red Hot, Fulmer Pasted

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Mets Farm Report: deGrom Shines, Lutz Red Hot, Fulmer Pasted

Fresno 8, Las Vegas 6 After jumping out to a 6-1 lead to start the game, the Las Vegas 51′s bullpen couldn’t hold on for the win as the Fresno Grizzlies scored 7 runs in the top of the 9th inning to give the 51′s their first loss of the season.  Jacob deGrom was solid in his […]

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Bobby Abreu… the Bell that Tolls for Ike?

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Bobby Abreu… the Bell that Tolls for Ike?

The Mets are coming to the realization that they are not going to get much in return via trade for Ike Davis. With Lucas Duda being named the starter (at least for now), one does have to wonder… was the signing of Bobby Abreu a harbinger of Ike’s ultimate release? Sandy Alderson commented earlier in […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 6, Reds 3

An article by posted on April 5, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 6, Reds 3

Yesterday Duda. Today Ike. Who said the Mets can’t rotate first basemen with success? In dramatic fashion, Ike Davis hit the first pinch-hit grand slam any team in the majors has seen since Brian Bogusevic for the Astros in 2011. This game took on many different storylines as the innings progressed. First, it was a […]

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

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

Opening Day starter Dillon Gee makes his second start of the season when he opposes Cincinnati Reds right-hander Johnny Cueto on Saturday at 1:10 p.m. at Citi Field. Gee was charged with four runs in 6 2/3 innings in a no-decision on Opening Day against the Washington Nationals. Starting Lineup Eric Young, Jr. – LF Daniel Murphy – 2B David Wright – […]

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Daily News: Mets Have To Liberate Davis From Unsustainable Situation

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Daily News: Mets Have To Liberate Davis From Unsustainable Situation

10:00 AM Andy Martino of the Daily News reports that the Mets now realize that they are not going to get a top prospect or premium player for Ike Davis – a player who has been devalued, both by his own performance and leaks from the team. While club officials acknowledge that moving Davis will […]

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