Let Them Eat Crow…

An article by posted on May 27, 2015 0 Comments
Let Them Eat Crow…

He did it again… Wilmer Flores, who had been hitting the ball on the screws all night without a base hit to show for it, wouldn’t be denied in the tenth inning as his game-winning walk off single would attest. “I faced the guy before and I was looking for a breaking ball,” Flores said. […]

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DeGrom Tosses Another Gem

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DeGrom Tosses Another Gem

Even though his efforts were denied the win, Jacob deGrom was outstanding again in yesterday’s start against the Phillies. Degrom struck out nine while allowing only two runs in 7.1 innings. He left the game with two men on and the Mets up 3-0, but the bullpen failed to hold the lead and deGrom came […]

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Three Takeaways From Tuesday’s Walk-off Victory

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Three Takeaways From Tuesday’s Walk-off Victory

In case you missed it, the Mets beat the Phillies 5-4 in walkoff fashion on Tuesday night. So, what to make of it? 1. Hindsight is 20/20 Terry Collins caught his fair share of flak in this game after the Mets turned a 3-0 lead into a 4-3 deficit in the top of the eighth. […]

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Wright’s Contract Is Insured For 75 Percent Of Total Value

An article by posted on May 26, 2015 0 Comments
Wright’s Contract Is Insured For 75 Percent Of Total Value

No word yet on David Wright and what went down in California, but some very important news from Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports. Rosenthal learned from a team source that Wright’s contract is insured for up to 75 percent of the total value. Once Wright misses 60 days, the Mets would begin to receive 75 percent […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 5, Phillies 4

An article by posted on May 26, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 5, Phillies 4

The Mets (26-21) defeated the Phillies (19-29) at Citi Field on Tuesday for the second day in a row by a score of 5-4. Pitching: Jacob deGrom #deGrominated once again, going 7.1 innings, allowing 6 hits and no walks while striking out 9. He left the game in the 8th inning with runners on first […]

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MMO Game Thread: Phillies vs Mets, 7:10 PM (#deGromination)

An article by posted on May 26, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Phillies vs Mets, 7:10 PM (#deGromination)

The Mets and Phillies hook up for round two of their three game set tonight at Citi Field. Jacob deGrom (5-4, 2.75) will take the mound at 7:10 PM against Philadelphia’s Jerome Williams (3-4, 5.44). Jacob deGrom is 10-4 with a 1.50 ERA in 16 career starts at Citi Field. That is the lowest home […]

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Michael Conforto Named FSL Player Of The Week

An article by posted on May 26, 2015 0 Comments
Michael Conforto Named FSL Player Of The Week

The Florida State League Announced today that it has named Michael Conforto its Player of the Week for the second time this season. Conforto is in the middle of an eight-game hitting streak in which he is batting .394/.474/.636 with a homer and five doubles. On the season, he is hitting .295/.358/.486 with seven homers, […]

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Three Moves The Mets Can Make To Turn Things Around

An article by posted on May 26, 2015 0 Comments
Three Moves The Mets Can Make To Turn Things Around

The Mets beat the Phillies yesterday afternoon, but they are still struggling. Their pitching has become suddenly inconsistent and their offense is practically nonexistent. Here are a few things that I think, while risky, could turn things around. Call up Steven Matz Steven Matz is killing it in Triple-A right now. He currently owns a […]

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MMO Fan Shot: Taking Stock of the Mets, the Magic of Memorial Day

An article by posted on May 26, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Fan Shot: Taking Stock of the Mets, the Magic of Memorial Day

An MMO Fan Shot by Marc M. (Not4) Memorial Day Weekend marks not only the unofficial beginning of summer but also is viewed as perhaps the first seminal day for determining whether a team’s hot start is for real.  It’s easy to dismiss hot starts as nothing more than anomalies borne from small sample sizes […]

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ICYMI: Constructing the Perfect Mets and Cubs Trade

An article by posted on May 26, 2015 0 Comments
ICYMI: Constructing the Perfect Mets and Cubs Trade

Baseball analyst and former GM Jim Duquette came up with three potential scenarios in trying to construct the perfect Mets and Cubs trade in an article for MLB.com. He points out that Cubs general manager Jed Hoyer recently acknowledged that the two sides have had ongoing dialogue to see if there is a good fit. […]

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