Seth Lugo Dazzles For Puerto Rico, Tosses 5.1 Scoreless Innings

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Seth Lugo Dazzles For Puerto Rico, Tosses 5.1 Scoreless Innings

Talk about an unexpected dramatic and dominating performance… New York Mets right-hander Seth Lugo was all that and more tonight, as he out-pitched Felix Hernandez in a World Baseball Classic matchup pitting Puerto Rico against Venezuela. Lugo, 27, was brilliant against a strong Venezuelan lineup, tossing 5.1 scoreless innings and allowing just one hit (a […]

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Cespedes Blasts 4th Spring Training Home Run, Sets Sights on MVP Season

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Cespedes Blasts 4th Spring Training Home Run, Sets Sights on MVP Season

It may be only March 11, but New York Mets outfielder Yoenis Cespedes is already in mid-season MVP form after hitting another home run on Friday. Cespedes is hitting a cool .524 with four home runs which is tied for the most in the majors this spring. Of course, it is just spring training baseball, nonetheless Cespedes […]

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Spring Training Recap: Mets Drop Two As Harvey and Wheeler Start

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Spring Training Recap: Mets Drop Two As Harvey and Wheeler Start

The New York Mets lost both their split squad games on Friday with Zack Wheeler and Matt Harvey on the mound. They fell to the Atlanta Braves 5-2 on the road and the Houston Astros 7-5 at home. Braves 5, Mets 2 Pitching: Wheeler made his Spring debut after early uncertainties about his elbow. In two innings he gave struck […]

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Game(s) Thread: Mets vs Braves 1:05 PM, Astros vs Mets 1:10 PM

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Game(s) Thread: Mets vs Braves 1:05 PM, Astros vs Mets 1:10 PM

The Mets are playing two split-squad games today. Zack Wheeler will make his Grapefruit League debut on the road against the Atlanta Braves and Lucas Sims at 1:05 PM. The Mets will also host the Houston Astros at First Data Field with Matt Harvey up against Joe Musgrove at 1:10 PM. Neither game will have […]

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Sandy Alderson Delves Into His Baseball Origins

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Sandy Alderson Delves Into His Baseball Origins

Sandy Alderson was interviewed by Mark Feinsand of MLB.com in a two-part interview. In the first part of the interview, he discussed the 2017 Mets among other things. In the second part of the interview, he talked in-depth about his beginnings in baseball. Alderson’s first baseball job was as a general counsel for the Oakland Athletics in 1981. He […]

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WBC Update: Reyes Helps DR To Victory, Italy Rallies For Walk-off Win

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WBC Update: Reyes Helps DR To Victory, Italy Rallies For Walk-off Win

The 2017 World Baseball Classic is now in full swing with all four pools finally in action after Thursday night. Italy (1-0) 10, Mexico (0-1) 9 Pool D The Italian team rallied to score five runs off Roberto Osuna and Oliver Perez in the ninth inning to win in walk-off fashion. Brandon Nimmo started in center field and led off […]

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Four Players The Mets Shouldn’t Hesitate To Move On From

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Four Players The Mets Shouldn’t Hesitate To Move On From

It seems like the New York Mets DFA or trade at least one somewhat notable player every year. Last year, it was Antonio Bastardo, who was a total bust of a free-agent signing. Recent past examples of this include Shaun Marcum, Chris Young and even the great Brandon Lyon come to mind as guys who […]

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Morning Briefing: Wheeler’s Debut, DeGromination, Syndergaard’s Battery Mate

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Morning Briefing: Wheeler’s Debut, DeGromination, Syndergaard’s Battery Mate

Good Morning Mets Fans. The day has come for Zack Wheeler to make his Grapefruit League debut as he will toe the rubber for the Metropolitans at 1:05 PM ET in Champion Stadium. He will be opposed by Lucas Sims and the Atlanta Braves. The game unfortunately will not be broadcasted. Matt Harvey will make […]

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Mets Prospects To Watch In 2017: P.J. Conlon, LHP

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Mets Prospects To Watch In 2017: P.J. Conlon, LHP

By now, many of you have probably already heard of P.J. Conlon, the Mets’ left-handed pitching prospect, that emigrated from Ireland. However, hat only scratches the surface of who Conlon is. Conlon is actually from Northern Ireland – Belfast to be exact – a city at the center of The Troubles, an ethno-nationalist conflict over whether […]

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Spring Training Recap: Mets Tie Tigers 5-5

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Spring Training Recap: Mets Tie Tigers 5-5

The New York Mets tied the Detroit Tigers at 5-5 today in Port St. Lucie at First Data Field. Pitching: Jacob deGrom made his second start of the spring and looked like he was in midseason form with four scoreless innings. He struck out four, didn’t issue a walk and allowed only two hits. He […]

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