Jeurys Familia is the First to 50 Saves in 2016

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Jeurys Familia is the First to 50 Saves in 2016

New York Mets closer, Jeurys Familia became the first Dominican-Born pitcher to reach 50 saves in a season with the Mets’ 5-2 victory over the Miami Marlins. Save number 50 put Familia in a special class, as only 12 other closers have reached the season mark that Familia had on Wednesday night. No other closer […]

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Loney and Bruce Homer As Mets Leave Miami With 5-2 Win

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Loney and Bruce Homer As Mets Leave Miami With 5-2 Win

The New York Mets (85-74) defeated the Miami Marlins (78-80)  by a score of 5-2 Wednesday. The Mets’ magic number is now 3, so any combination of Mets wins or Cardinals losses totaling 3 will secure a Wild Card spot for the Amazins. Offense: After the Marlins put up a 2-spot in the bottom of the […]

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Duda Was Scratched Due To Soreness

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Duda Was Scratched Due To Soreness

First baseman Lucas Duda was a late scratch from Wednesday’s lineup due to soreness, according to a report by Marc Carig of Newsday. He was replaced at first base by James Loney. Duda, 30, missed four months of the season with a stress fracture in his back and has been eased back slowly since rejoining the team. He […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Marlins, 7:10 PM

An article by posted on September 28, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Marlins, 7:10 PM

Wednesday, September 28, 2016 • 7:10 p.m. Marlins Park • Miami, FL RHP Seth Lugo (4-2, 2.61) vs. RHP José Ureña (4-8, 5.95) SNY • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM METS MAGIC NUMBER IS 4 Last night’s win was punctuated by a positive offensive performance, including a homer from Jay Bruce, a monster […]

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Tebow Homers on First Pro Pitch

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Tebow Homers on First Pro Pitch

On the first ever pitch (91 MPH fastball) Tim Tebow saw in a professional game, he hit a solo home run off St. Louis Cardinals prospect John Kilichowski. Here’s the video of #Tebow‘s home run. pic.twitter.com/EVId65fT3O — Luis Torres (@LFTorresIII) September 28, 2016   The left-handed Kilichowski was the Cardinals’ 2016 11th round pick out […]

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Colon Dealing With a Tendon Injury in Foot

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Colon Dealing With a Tendon Injury in Foot

With Matt Harvey, Jacob deGrom, and Steven Matz all needing season ending surgery, Zack Wheeler needing to be shut down after a number of setbacks during his rehabilitation from Tommy John surgery, and Noah Syndergaard dealing with bone spurs in his elbow, everyone has joked about how it was the 43 year old Bartolo Colon […]

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Explaining Fernando Salas’ Dominance

An article by posted on September 28, 2016 0 Comments
Explaining Fernando Salas’ Dominance

Last season, on the eve of September, Sandy Alderson went out and obtained Addison Reed from the Arizona Diamondbacks. Up until that point in the season, Reed was having a poor year that included a demotion to AAA. In his 38 appearances with the Diamondbacks, he was 2-2 with a 4.20 ERA and a 1.500 […]

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Syndergaard Pitched Like an Ace Tuesday Night

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Syndergaard Pitched Like an Ace Tuesday Night

Noah Syndergaard returned to the Mets rotation Tuesday night and pitched like an ace, helping lead the Mets to a 12-1 rout of the Miami Marlins. Syndergaard pitched six innings Tuesday while allowing just one run on five hits while walking none and striking out eight. “I’m always looking forward to the big games, the […]

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Mets Minors Breakout Player of the Year: Thomas Szapucki

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Mets Minors Breakout Player of the Year: Thomas Szapucki

Here at MMO/MMN, we have selected Thomas Szapucki as the 2016 breakout player of the year. We had already chosen David Roseboom our Reliever of the Year and Amed Rosario as Player of the Year. Thomas Szapucki was born in New Jersey but his family moved down to Florida when he was young. He graduated from William Dwyer HS in West Palm […]

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Bruce and Duda Make Presence Felt with Big Nights

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Bruce and Duda Make Presence Felt with Big Nights

Jay Bruce and Lucas Duda put together great nights at the plate in Tuesday’s 12-1 victory over Miami, as both look to be back in a big way. With just four games left in the regular season, Bruce and Duda flexed some muscle Tuesday night. Bruce was 2-for-5 on the night with a game changing […]

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Mets Bounce Back To Rock Fish 12-1

An article by posted on September 27, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Bounce Back To Rock Fish 12-1

After an emotional evening last night, the Mets (84-74) bounced back to defeat the Miami Marlins (78-79) by a score of 12-1 tonight at Marlins Park. The Cardinals are winning against the Reds tonight, and the Giants just started so we will have to wait for the wild card standings later on tonight. Pitching: Noah […]

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