Young Arms and Healthy Bats Revive Mets Wild Card Hunt

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Young Arms and Healthy Bats Revive Mets Wild Card Hunt

Another dubious decision by manager Terry Collins could have caused damaging results, but the Mets were saved by a couple of pitching prospects who performed gracefully under pressure. In a must win series opener against the Cardinals, starter Jon Niese lasted a third of an inning as his faulty knee failed him, retiring only one […]

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Jose Reyes Offers Value This Year… And Next

An article by posted on August 24, 2016 0 Comments
Jose Reyes Offers Value This Year… And Next

When the Mets decided to bring shortstop Jose Reyes back into the fray, after he elected free agency and departed after the 2011 season, walking away the as batting champ, many were split on how much the 33-year-old had left in him. After all, Reyes had been routinely injured after he signed his six-year, $106 […]

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Flores and Ruggiano Come Through With Big Blasts In Win

An article by posted on August 24, 2016 0 Comments
Flores and Ruggiano Come Through With Big Blasts In Win

Wilmer Flores and Justin Ruggiano continue to mash left-handed pitching. The two provided big homers for the Mets in their 7-4 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals in what has become the team’s biggest series of the season thus far. Flores got it going for the Mets early, providing a three-run blast in the first, […]

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Mets Minors: Rosario, Smith Collect Three Hits in B-Mets Win

An article by posted on August 24, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Minors: Rosario, Smith Collect Three Hits in B-Mets Win

Tacoma Rainiers 4 (Seattle), Las Vegas 51s 0 (61-70) Box Score Gavin Cecchini SS 1 for 4, K .314/.379/.429 Michael Conforto CF 0 for 3, BB, K .413/.474/.731 Rainiers lefties mowed down the 51′s. (Side Note: Mets, please acquire Pat Venditte from the Mariners, I’ve always wanted a switch pitcher). Darin Gorski LHP 6 IP 4 H, 3 ER, 3 BB, […]

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10 Other Teams That Might Want to Sign Yoenis Cespedes

An article by posted on August 24, 2016 0 Comments
10 Other Teams That Might Want to Sign Yoenis Cespedes

When Matt Ehalt of The Record asked Yoenis Cespedes about his opt-out clause and if he intended to honor all three years of his deal with the Mets, Cespedes flatly said, “Yes.”  However, Bob Klapisch, also of The Record, cautions the Mets to prepare for the worst as each dramatic home run only increases the odds that Cespedes will […]

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Niese Headed to DL, Goeddel Recalled, Gsellman Helps Save the Day

An article by posted on August 24, 2016 0 Comments
Niese Headed to DL, Goeddel Recalled, Gsellman Helps Save the Day

Mets pitcher, Jon Niese lasted just a third of an inning before leaving the game due to injury. He was replaced by rookie, Robert Gsellman, who helped navigate his team to victory in his major league debut. Niese, 29, left Tuesday’s 7-4 victory over St. Louis after feeling a pop in his left knee. In his […]

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Robert Gsellman Steps Up As Mets Beat Cardinals 7-4

An article by posted on August 23, 2016 0 Comments
Robert Gsellman Steps Up As Mets Beat Cardinals 7-4

The Mets (63-62) defeated the St. Louis Cardinals (66-58) by a score of 7-4 tonight at Busch Stadium. With the win, the Mets now sit 3.5 games out of the second wild card spot. Offense: The Mets touched up Cardinals starter Jaime Garcia very early on, as Jose Reyes lead off the game with a […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Cardinals, 8:15 PM

An article by posted on August 23, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Cardinals, 8:15 PM

Tuesday, August 23, 2016 • 8:15 p.m. (ET) Busch Stadium • St. Louis, MO LHP Jonathon Niese (8-7, 5.30) vs. LHP Jaime Garcia (10-8, 4.11) SNY • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The Mets head into St. Louis after splitting a series with the Giants. On Sunday night Syndergaard out dueled Samardzija who […]

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Series Preview: New York Mets vs. St. Louis Cardinals

An article by posted on August 23, 2016 0 Comments
Series Preview: New York Mets vs. St. Louis Cardinals

The New York Mets (62-62) will enter a three-game series against the St. Louis Cardinals (66-57) on Tuesday that will wrap up their ten-game road trip. The Mets, coming off a series split with the San Francisco Giants, are 3-4 on their current road trip and are 4.5 games behind the Cardinals for the second […]

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How the Wild Card Competition Stacks Up

An article by posted on August 23, 2016 0 Comments
How the Wild Card Competition Stacks Up

Ahead of a huge three game set against the St. Louis Cardinals, the 62-62 New York Mets are at .500 and are 4.5 games back of the Cardinals for the second Wild Card spot. Even with a good series here, nothing is guaranteed as the Mets are one of four teams currently within five games […]

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Terry Collins Wants to Return in 2017

An article by posted on August 23, 2016 0 Comments
Terry Collins Wants to Return in 2017

Terry Collins wants to return as manager of the Mets in 2017, according to a report by Marc Carig of Newsday. “If I’m back – and hopefully I am – I’ll go after it the same way,” said Collins, who has one year left on his contract. “And if I’m not, I will say thanks a […]

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