If Mets Miss Playoffs, Will Terry Collins Take the Fall?

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If Mets Miss Playoffs, Will Terry Collins Take the Fall?

There are less than two months to go in the regular season, and the Mets’ playoff chances are dwindling by the day. The NL East is all but decided, and the tease of the second Wild Card is the only thing keeping the team relevant at this point. If the Mets do miss the playoffs, […]

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Mets Claim Two Players On Waivers, Including a Reliever

An article by posted on August 8, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Claim Two Players On Waivers, Including a Reliever

The Mets have claimed two unknown players — including one relief pitcher — off the waiver wire, reports Kristie Ackert of the New York Daily News. They have yet to complete a deal stemming from those claims, however. The Mets have also placed at least five players on waivers, including Travis d’Arnaud, Wilmer Flores, Josh […]

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T.J. Rivera Wins Second PCL Player of the Week Award

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T.J. Rivera Wins Second PCL Player of the Week Award

Las Vegas 51s infielder T.J. Rivera was named the Pacific Coast League Player of the Week, the league announced on Monday. Rivera wins the award for the second time this season, and he was also the PCL Player of the Month in May. Rivera’s 15 hits last week which included two home runs, were the most in […]

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Brewers Insisted On Zack Wheeler In Jonathan Lucroy Deal

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Brewers Insisted On Zack Wheeler In Jonathan Lucroy Deal

Zack Wheeler Hit 96 MPH on Saturday for St. Lucie Mets Update – Aug 8 According to John Harper of the Daily News, two sources say the Milwaukee Brewers were firm in asking for Zack Wheeler as part of and deal for catcher Jonathan Lucroy, after the Mets made it clear they weren’t giving up […]

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3 Up 3 Down: Mets Avoid Sweep In Motown

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3 Up 3 Down: Mets Avoid Sweep In Motown

3 Up  1.  Mr. Clutch  For the second time in a week, the Mets were able to avoid being swept because of the bat of Neil Walker. Yesterday, it was Walker who hit a go-ahead two-run home run in the ninth inning off of Francisco Rodriguez which gave the Mets a 3-1 lead. Walker has […]

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Mets Avoid Sweep in Detroit, Eyeing Wild Card Spot

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Mets Avoid Sweep in Detroit, Eyeing Wild Card Spot

The New York Mets made it to the World Series last season, eventually losing to the Kansas City Royals. Due to the success the team had last year, they entered the season as one of the favorites to make it back to the World Series. However, things haven’t gone as smoothly as the team had […]

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DeGrom Has A 1.79 ERA Over His Last Seven Starts

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DeGrom Has A 1.79 ERA Over His Last Seven Starts

Despite a sluggish start with questions about a loss in velocity. right-hander Jacob deGrom is having himself another strong season in 2016 and he’s emerged as the team’s most reliable starter and one that ranks among the league’s best. Against a tough Detroit Tigers lineup, deGrom kept them off the board for six innings before […]

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Gsellman Puts Himself In Mets’ 5th Starter Conversation

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Gsellman Puts Himself In Mets’ 5th Starter Conversation

With a great stretch of starts in Triple-A, Robert Gsellman is a potential candidate to replace Logan Verrett in the rotation. Terry Collins suggested that prospects like Gsellman and Gabriel Ynoa are being considered for the 5th starter role in addition to Jon Niese. “I think anytime is right if a guy is good enough,” […]

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Can Mets Afford To Let Walker Walk?

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Can Mets Afford To Let Walker Walk?

Just when it looked as if things couldn’t get bleaker for the Mets, Neil Walker rescued them Sunday afternoon with a two-run, ninth-inning homer. It wasn’t the first time Walker picked up the Mets by the scruff of the neck this season, and it made me wonder if Walker will be around to save them in 2017. […]

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Talkin’ Mets: Bruce Is Loose, Where Do We Go From Here

An article by posted on August 7, 2016 0 Comments
Talkin’ Mets: Bruce Is Loose, Where Do We Go From Here

Tonight MMO senior writer John Delcos of New York Mets Report talks to me about the latest in Mets baseball. We dissect the Mets deadline moves and whether it was a wise decision for Sandy Alderson to acquire Jay Bruce for Dilson Herrera. Is Jon Niese an important part of the rest of 2016? With […]

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Neil Walker Homers To Salvage Series In Mets 3-1 Win

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Neil Walker Homers To Salvage Series In Mets 3-1 Win

The New York Mets (57-54) defeated the Detroit Tigers (61-50) by a score of 3-1 at Comerica Park Sunday afternoon.  With the win, the Mets will temporarily move to 8.5 games back of the Washington Nationals for the division lead. Pitching: Jacob deGrom was on the mound for the Mets today and he was in […]

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