Thanks for the Memories, Mike

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Thanks for the Memories, Mike

Mike Piazza’s legendary career had some speed bumps along the way, yet through sheer determination, work, people who believed in him, and his skill set catapulted a player who was drafted in the 62nd round of the 1988 draft to the pinnacle of being enshrined in the Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, NY this […]

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Marlins Add Starters Andrew Cashner and Colin Rea

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Marlins Add Starters Andrew Cashner and Colin Rea

About a month after acquiring Fernando Rodney, the Marlins have remained active on the trade market in the hopes of earning their first postseason berth since 2003. Today, the Marlins acquired Andrew Cashner and Colin Rea from the San Diego Padres in a package headlined by Josh Naylor, who is ranked as the seventh best […]

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Why the Mets Will Need a Major Change to Make Postseason

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Why the Mets Will Need a Major Change to Make Postseason

The Mets were only a .500 team through most of the first four months of last year. But the acquisition of Yoenis Cespedes changed everything. The Mets went on a tear after acquiring Cespedes, ran away with the NL East and won the pennant as the Nationals skidded into oblivion. Had the Mets not traded for […]

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The Mets Wasted Jacob deGrom’s Gem

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The Mets Wasted Jacob deGrom’s Gem

The New York Mets wasted a great effort from Jacob deGrom. A start where many eyes were on the deGrominator after his previous poor outing in which he showed a decrease in velocity. Jake put all those issues to rest as yet again he put forth a great performance. His offense and closer betrayed him […]

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Mets Top Prospect Amed Rosario Lands on DL

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Mets Top Prospect Amed Rosario Lands on DL

The Binghamton Mets have announced that Mets top prospect Amed Rosario has been placed on the 7-day disabled list. He is reportedly battling a mild hamstring strain. The 20-year old shortstop is hitting .354/.405/.525 with nine doubles and four triples since being promoted to the Double-A. Last night, B-Mets first baseman Dominic Smith was pulled in the fourth inning without a […]

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Familia Blows Second Consecutive Save as Mets Fall 2-1

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Familia Blows Second Consecutive Save as Mets Fall 2-1

The New York Mets (53-48) were defeated by the Colorado Rockies (50-52) by a score of 2-1 at Citi Field Thursday afternoon.  With the loss, the Mets temporarily move to 6 games back for the division lead.   The Washington Nationals will take on the San Francisco Giants tonight at AT&T Park. Pitching: Jacob deGrom followed one […]

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Cespedes Out of Lineup After Quad Injury Flares Up

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Cespedes Out of Lineup After Quad Injury Flares Up

All Star outfielder Yoenis Cespedes is not in the lineup on Thursday as the Mets begin a four game series against the Colorado Rockies. Terry Collins told reporters that his strained right quadriceps flared up last night as he continues to battle through this injury which forced Cespedes to miss a few games earlier this month. Cespedes, […]

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

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

Thursday, July 28, 2016 • 1:10 p.m. Citi Field • Flushing, N.Y. LHP Tyler Anderson (3-3, 3.56) vs. RHP Jacob deGrom (6-5, 2.73) SNY • MLBN • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM New York entered this year with an 11-game winning streak vs. Colorado, tied for the second longest vs. any one team […]

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The Amazin’ Metscast: Michael Mayer, Trade Chips, and Mets Road Ahead

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The Amazin’ Metscast: Michael Mayer, Trade Chips, and Mets Road Ahead

The Amazin’ Metscast – Episode Three In this week’s episode we are joined by Michael Mayer. We discuss the current state of the Mets farm system as well as the trade chips they may have down in the minors to use in the upcoming August 1st trading deadline. We also take a look at the current […]

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So… About Last Night

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So… About Last Night

It was only a matter of time. We knew it would come, we just did not know when. Most felt it would come in a heartbreaking way, when it was really needed. Of course, that is how it happened. Earlier in the day, both the Nationals and Marlins won their respective games. The pressure was […]

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Familia’s Saves Streak Ends With Heartbreak

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Familia’s Saves Streak Ends With Heartbreak

For the second straight day the Mets grabbed the elusive RISP brass ring, only to have it fall on the carousal floor Wednesday night after the Cardinals rallied for two runs in their 5-4 win. Jeurys Familia stepped onto the mound in the top of the 9th holding a one run lead in his trusty right […]

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