Mets Minors: Alonso Homers, Taijeron and Oberste Named All-Star MVPs

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Mets Minors: Alonso Homers, Taijeron and Oberste Named All-Star MVPs

A day after the major league All-Star Game in San Diego, the top prospects in Triple-A and Double-A were on display. T.J. Rivera, Travis Taijeron, and Gabriel Ynoa represented the Las Vegas 51s for the Pacific Coast League All-Stars, and Matt Oberste, Tyler Pill, and Logan Taylor represented the Binghamton Mets for the Eastern League East All-Stars. Taijeron and Oberste were named as […]

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Is It Time For Mets To Approach Cespedes With An Extension?

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Is It Time For Mets To Approach Cespedes With An Extension?

Yoenis Cespedes has proven that his performance with the New York Mets last season was not a fluke but just a preview of how well he could perform over a 162-game season. With “La Potencia” being the heart of this offense, it may be time to approach him to discuss a contract extension to keep […]

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Mets Tab Colon, Verrett and deGrom To Jump Start Second Half

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Mets Tab Colon, Verrett and deGrom To Jump Start Second Half

The New York Mets have released their rotation coming out of the All Star break, reports ESPN’s Adam Rubin. On Friday, the Mets will have Bartolo Colon on the mound to kick the second half off against Jeremy Hellickson and the Phillies at Citizens Bank Park.  In 98.2 innings, the surprising 43-year old All Star […]

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2016 Mets First Half Awards!

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2016 Mets First Half Awards!

MOST VALUABLE PLAYER: YOENIS CESPEDES Yoenis Cespedes is my clear cut choice for M.V.P. of the first half for the Mets. Think about where the Mets would be without La Potencia’s bat in the middle of this lineup! Cespedes leads all Met hitters in home runs (21), runs batted in (52), hits (87), and runs […]

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Mets Sign 31st Overall Pick LHP Anthony Kay

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Mets Sign 31st Overall Pick LHP Anthony Kay

The Mets have signed the 31st overall pick Anthony Kay according to Jim Callis, he will receive a $1.1 signing bonus from the Mets which is significantly under the slot value of $1,972,100. It’s believed that there were some elbow issues in the left-hander’s physical which is part of the reason they were able to get […]

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Daniel Murphy Stands Up For Sandy Alderson

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Daniel Murphy Stands Up For Sandy Alderson

Even though he now plays for the Mets’ biggest division rival, for once, Daniel Murphy‘s heart may have still been in Queens. During the fifth inning of the MLB All Star game, there was a brief moment to Stand Up To Cancer, for everyone to remember those suffering from this disease. All the players, managers, […]

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Nationals Vow To Win NL East

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Nationals Vow To Win NL East

The Washington Nationals have looked unstoppable at times this year. They are not the same team they were in 2015 and have shown no signs of putting the brakes on any time soon. Kevin Kernan of the NY Post spoke with Daniel Murphy, Bryce Harper and Max Scherzer on Tuesday, regarding the current state of […]

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Justin Dunn Reminiscent Of Young Doc Gooden

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Justin Dunn Reminiscent Of Young Doc Gooden

To say Justin Dunn‘s 2016 was anything but exciting would be an understatement. He pitched for Boston College as both a starter and reliever this year, appearing in 18 games while starting eight of them. Dunn compiled a record of 4-2, and pitched to a 2.06 ERA in 65.2 innings. His team was also the […]

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Syndergaard Decreasing His Workload, Will Toss Bullpen On Friday

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Syndergaard Decreasing His Workload, Will Toss Bullpen On Friday

Over the course of the season, Noah Syndergaard has averaged 98 MPH with his fastball. Many times a game, he will throw that fastball in excess of 100 MPH. However in his last start before the All Star break, Syndergaard’s fastball velocity dropped precipitously to 91 MPH. “I’ve never seen anything like that before when […]

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Featured Article: Mets Have Favorable Second-Half Schedule Ahead

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Featured Article: Mets Have Favorable Second-Half Schedule Ahead

The Mets were just a .500 team in the first half of the 2015 season. It wasn’t until the second half of last year that the team transformed itself into the juggernaut that would eventually win the National League pennant and earn a trip to the World Series. This year, the Mets will hope for […]

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Terry Collins Made Sure Every NL Team Played Except His Own Mets All Stars

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Terry Collins Made Sure Every NL Team Played Except His Own Mets All Stars

The one benefit to having your manager managing the All Star Game is knowing that you have someone who will get you into the game at some point so you’ll have a lifelong memory to tell your friends and family about for the rest of your life. That’s usually the case in every All Star […]

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