Josh Smoker Promoted By Mets, Josh Edgin Optioned

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Josh Smoker Promoted By Mets, Josh Edgin Optioned

After the Mets 10-7 loss to the Giants the team announced that they had promoted lefty Josh Smoker from the Las Vegas 51s and optioned fellow lefty reliever Josh Edgin to Vegas. Smoker, a former Washington Nationals first rounder, is 3-2 with three saves and a 4.11 ERA in 52 games this season for the […]

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Mets Put Up Seven Spot, But Lose To Giants 10-7

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Mets Put Up Seven Spot, But Lose To Giants 10-7

The Mets were defeated by the San Francisco Giants by a score of 10-7 tonight at AT&T Park. Pitching: Jacob deGrom toed the rubber for the Mets this evening in San Francisco, and unfortunately, had one of the worst outings of his career, surrendering eight runs on an alarming thirteen hits in five innings pitched. […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Giants, 10:15 PM

An article by posted on August 18, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Giants, 10:15 PM

Thursday, August 18, 2016 • 10:15 p.m. (ET) AT&T Park • San Francisco, CA RHP Jacob deGrom (7-5, 2.30) vs. LHP Madison Bumgarner (11-7, 2.11) SNY • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The Mets had another disappointing series with the Diamondbacks but now they need to move on and focus on the Giants […]

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Mets Activate Justin Ruggiano, Option Gabriel Ynoa

An article by posted on August 18, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Activate Justin Ruggiano, Option Gabriel Ynoa

Prior to tonight’s game, the Mets activated outfielder Justin Ruggiano from the 15-Day Disabled List. Ruggiano will wear #1 and will be available tonight. To make room for Ruggiano on the active roster, the Mets optioned Gabriel Ynoa to Las Vegas. Ruggiano, 34, was signed by the Mets on July 30 and was 1-6 (.167) in […]

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Series Preview: New York Mets at San Francisco Giants

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Series Preview: New York Mets at San Francisco Giants

Both the New York Mets and San Francisco Giants entered this season as National League contenders. We are 120 games into the season and the Mets enter this August series at .500 with a 60-60 record. Mets fans envisioned the defending National League champions would be leading the division at this point. Instead, the opposite […]

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Do You Believe The Mets Will Win A Wild Card Spot?

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Do You Believe The Mets Will Win A Wild Card Spot?

After getting pummeled by the Arizona Diamondbacks on Wednesday night and limping out of Phoenix having lost two of three to one of the dregs of the National League, the New York Mets find themselves back at .500 with a 60-60 record. The Mets have cruised through the easiest part of August’s schedule with nothing […]

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Niese Fizzles Out In D’Backs Win, Draws Praise From Collins

An article by posted on August 18, 2016 0 Comments
Niese Fizzles Out In D’Backs Win, Draws Praise From Collins

In his first start with his former team, Jon Niese appeared to be the antidote missing from the Mets pitching rotation, until the 4th inning reared it’s ugly head. Sailing through the first three innings, Niese stifled the D’backs with cutters in the 80’s until Rickie Weeks, Jr. and Yasmany Tomas took him back-to-back deep, […]

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Amazin’ Metscast: Kristie Ackert, The Clubhouse & A Defining Road-Trip

An article by posted on August 18, 2016 0 Comments
Amazin’ Metscast: Kristie Ackert, The Clubhouse & A Defining Road-Trip

The Amazin’ Metscast – Episode Six In this week’s episode we are joined by Kristie Ackert of the NY Daily News as we discuss Zack Wheeler, The Clubhouse, The Season Defining Road-trip and more! We also take a look at the Twitter poll that we ran this past week in which we asked the fans […]

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Mets Minors: Conforto Collects Four Hits Against a Lefty

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Mets Minors: Conforto Collects Four Hits Against a Lefty

Round Rock Express (62-63) 10, Las Vegas 51s (58-67) 8 Box Score Brandon Nimmo LF: 0 for 4, BB, 4 K, .340/.413/.533 Justin Ruggiano RF: 0 for 5 (3 for 11) Michael Conforto CF: 4 for 4, 2B, 3 R, .425/.483/.738 Matt Reynolds 3B: 2 for 4, 2 R, .236/.305/.335 Gavin Cecchini SS: 1 for 4, .314/.381/.432 All four hits came against […]

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Jose Reyes Has Been Electric In Return From DL

An article by posted on August 18, 2016 0 Comments
Jose Reyes Has Been Electric In Return From DL

Since his return from the disabled list, Jose Reyes has been a positive for the Mets in the leadoff spot. Displacing Curtis Granderson, Reyes has given them more of a true catalyst in a lineup that desperately needed one. Reyes returned on August 13 and since doing so has hit to a .286/.375/.381 slash line. During […]

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Cespedes Will Be Activated From DL Friday

An article by posted on August 18, 2016 0 Comments
Cespedes Will Be Activated From DL Friday

The New York Mets will soon be back to full strength as Terry Collins told reporters that Yoenis Cespedes, Asdrubal Cabrera and Justin Ruggiano will all be in San Francisco on Thursday when the Mets begin a four-game series against the Giants. While Cabrera will be activated on Thursday, Cespedes is not eligible to be […]

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