MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Nationals, 5:05 PM

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Nationals, 5:05 PM

Bartolo Colon makes his 2015 Grapefruit League debut today as the Mets take on the Washington Nationals in Viera. Colon will oppose Max Scherzer, who signed a seven-year, $210 million contract in the offseason to join an already talented Washington rotation. Other Mets pitchers that are expected to get some work in today’s contest include […]

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Mets Are Doing Right By Their Top Prospects

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Mets Are Doing Right By Their Top Prospects

As most of you know bt now, Kristie Ackert of the Daily News reported on an incident regarding David Wright and top prospect Noah Syndergaard during an intrasquad game on Tuesday, Mets captain Wright noticed the 21 year old eating by himself in the clubhouse.  The veteran third basemen promptly and “intently” instructed Syndergaard to join his […]

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Gay Mets Fan Pens Open Letter To Daniel Murphy

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Gay Mets Fan Pens Open Letter To Daniel Murphy

Dear Mr. Murphy, As a gay man, life-long Mets fan, and father of a budding Mets fan, I feel compelled to reach out to you, as you have certainly reached me with your feelings regarding my family. To me, you are a great baseball player who has demonstrated commitment and determination when faced with adversity. […]

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Mets Need A Killer Instinct Mentality Against The Nationals

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Mets Need A Killer Instinct Mentality Against The Nationals

The Mets aren’t the only ones in the division talking about stacked rotations, October baseball and winning a championship. Last week, Bryce Harper of the Nationals did some touting of his own. “It’s absolutely stupid how good our staff is. To add a Cy Young, to add a guy that’s unbelievable in the postseason… Where’s […]

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Will Great Expectations Lead to Great Disappointment?

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Will Great Expectations Lead to Great Disappointment?

Tug McGraw fanned pinch-hitter Billy Conigliaro to cement the 2-0 victory. Afterwards, the Mets bound a plane for the west coast. The date was October 18, 1973. All they needed to do was split the next two in Oakland and the World Series was ours. It was not meant to be. In the 9th inning […]

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Duda Swings A Bat For First Time In Weeks

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Duda Swings A Bat For First Time In Weeks

Some good news out of Port St. Lucie as first baseman  Lucas Duda finally hit off a batting tee on Wednesday. It was the first time he’s swung a bat in almost four weeks since straining an intercostal muscle near his rib cage. Duda received a cortisone shot for the strain, which he dealt with once […]

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Fred, Jeff, Saul, Ya Gotta Leave: Mets Billboard Goes Up In PSL

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Fred, Jeff, Saul, Ya Gotta Leave: Mets Billboard Goes Up In PSL

The first of three Mets billboards scheduled to go up made its debut today in Port St. Lucie near the Mets Spring Training complex at Tradition Field on I-95. Reporter Jon Santucci of TC Palm took the first photo this afternoon, and I’m told we’ll be getting the official photos later today from Gary Palumbo, […]

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Wright Says He’s Confident In This Team, Excited About The Season

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Wright Says He’s Confident In This Team, Excited About The Season

David Wright was a guest of Mike Lupica on ESPN Radio on Wednesday afternoon and had some bold things to say. Rather than dedicate another post to what Wright said, I decided to just update this post from earlier today. Wright basically told Lupica that it’s time to do more than just talking and said […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 8, Braves 2

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 8, Braves 2

The Mets (1-0) beat the Braves (0-1) by a score of 8-2 in Wednesday’s Grapefruit League opener at Champion Field. Dillon Gee (he’s still here) got the start for the Mets and pitched two innings. Profar Gee allowed 2 runs on 2 hits and 2 walks in the first inning, before settling down to finish […]

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Update: Collins Says Flores Is Fine, Will Play Thursday (Finger)

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Update: Collins Says Flores Is Fine, Will Play Thursday (Finger)

4:30 PM Update: Manager Terry Collins spoke to reporters after the game and confirmed that Wilmer Flores is fine and will likely be back in the lineup on Thursday Flores was hit by a pitch that hit a finger on his glove hand. 2:45 PM Mets shortstop Wilmer Flores left Wednesday’s Grapefruit League game against the […]

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