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

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

Yesterday’s Game - The Mets lost to the St. Louis Cardinals 6-1 with the lone run coming from a Phillip Evans ninth inning solo homer. Michael Conforto and Amed Rosario each had two hits in the game. Right-handers Ben Rowen, Chase Bradford, Paul Sewald and Corey Taylor combined to throw four hitless innings of relief. Today’s Game - The Mets return to First Data […]

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2017 Rule Modifications Announced By MLB, MLBPA

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2017 Rule Modifications Announced By MLB, MLBPA

Major League Baseball in conjunction with the Player’s Association have announced rule changes for the 2017 season. With pace of play being a hot topic this offseason, it should come as no surprise that a few of the rules have addressed that issue. There are, however, some other interesting rule changes that will affect how […]

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Fernando Salas Unable To Pitch Due To Visa Issues

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Fernando Salas Unable To Pitch Due To Visa Issues

New York Mets right-handed reliever Fernando Salas has yet to pitch in a Grapefruit League game this spring despite being listed as a scheduled pitcher multiple times. Kristie Acket of New York Daily News reports that Salas was unable to get a work visa to pitch in springs games for the Mets but has been throwing […]

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Jose Reyes Finally Takes Fly Balls in Center

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Jose Reyes Finally Takes Fly Balls in Center

New York Mets infielder Jose Reyes took fly balls on Wednesday at the First Data Field complex in center field. Reyes at least getting some reps in center has been talked about for awhile and the Mets stuck to their plan despite the recent setback for David Wright that makes Jose the team’s everyday third […]

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It’s Time To Be Realistic About What David Wright Can Do

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It’s Time To Be Realistic About What David Wright Can Do

David Wright made his Grapefruit League debut on Saturday by DH-ing out of the cleanup spot. He went 0-for-2, but made solid contact as the Mets’ faithful gave him standing ovations for facing game-pitching for the first time since May. And just a couple days later, news broke that a shoulder injury would leave his […]

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Morning Briefing: Trading Nimmo, Ricco On Evaluating Prospects, Reyes Embracing 3B

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Morning Briefing: Trading Nimmo, Ricco On Evaluating Prospects, Reyes Embracing 3B

Good Morning Mets Fans. Funny thing, yesterday I left a comment to explain why the Mets are choosing to play Amed Rosario, Gavin Cecchini, Dominic Smith and T.J. Rivera as often as they have. “A lot of people – including beat writers – completely ignore the fact that the Mets (like any other organization) will […]

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Spring Training Recap: Mets Offense Quiet in 6-1 Loss To Cardinals

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Spring Training Recap: Mets Offense Quiet in 6-1 Loss To Cardinals

The New York Mets lost today at Roger Dean Stadium in Jupiter to the St. Louis Cardinals by a 6-1 score. The Mets didn’t get on the board until infielder Phillip Evans hit a solo home run in the top of the ninth inning in his only at-bat of the game. Michael Conforto continued his […]

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Wright Seeking Second Opinion On Sore Shoulder After Meeting With Team Doctor

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Wright Seeking Second Opinion On Sore Shoulder After Meeting With Team Doctor

David Wright met with team doctors in New York on Tuesday, but then decided to stay another day so that he could get a second opinion on his sore right shoulder which the Mets initially diagnosed as an impingement. I’m certainly not a medical professional but you usually don’t seek out a second opinion unless […]

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Wheeler To Make Grapefruit League Debut March 10

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Wheeler To Make Grapefruit League Debut March 10

Per Kristie Ackert of the NY Daily News, Zack Wheeler threw a live BP session today. Batters were mostly just tracking his pitches, however an attending scout said he looked “really good.” Wheeler, 26, threw 25-30 pitches and was very happy with his performance afterward. Anthony DiComo of MLB.com says will make his Grapefruit League debut […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets @ Cardinals, 1:05 PM

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MMO Game Thread: Mets @ Cardinals, 1:05 PM

Yesterday’s Game: The Mets defeated the Marlins by a score of 3-1 yesterday, helped by back-to-back home runs in the second inning from Travis d’Arnaud and T.J. Rivera. Gavin Cecchini had a solid game at third base, going 2-for-3 with a run scored and a stolen base. Seth Lugo got the start and pitched three scoreless innings, allowing just two singles and […]

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