Mets Recall Wilmer Flores, Option Kirk Nieuwenhuis To Las Vegas

An article by posted on July 24, 2014 0 Comments
Mets Recall Wilmer Flores, Option Kirk Nieuwenhuis To Las Vegas

To make room for Wilmer Flores on the roster, the Mets have optioned Kirk Nieuwenhuis to Triple-A Las Vegas.  Nieuwenhuis was 2 for his last 20, and has batted .246 with two home runs and 11 RBI for Mets this season. 12:37 PM Wilmer Flores is en-route to join the Mets in Milwaukee for their series opener […]

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Mets and DeGrom Facing A Looming Innings Cap

An article by posted on July 24, 2014 0 Comments
Mets and DeGrom Facing A Looming Innings Cap

Prior to Tuesday nights game in Seattle, Jacob deGrom had won two straight decisions both pitching into the seventh inning and both wins were of the lopsided nature, as the Mets defeated the Atlanta Braves 8-3 and Miami Marlins 9-1. Not much effort was needed from the young rookie, even though he would pitch masterfully […]

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Mets Want To See More Consistency From Syndergaard

An article by posted on July 24, 2014 0 Comments
Mets Want To See More Consistency From Syndergaard

Almost echoing what I said yesterday, after the Mets wrapped up their series win in Seattle, they said they are not yet convinced that Noah Syndergaard is ready to make the move to the majors. What the Mets player development people are looking for from their top pitching prospect is the “consistency” that I talked […]

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Mets Minors Report 7/24: Herrera Still On A Tear, Matz Wins 4th Game With B-Mets

An article by posted on July 24, 2014 0 Comments
Mets Minors Report 7/24: Herrera Still On A Tear, Matz Wins 4th Game With B-Mets

Last Night’s Quick Scores Las Vegas loses second game in row to Tacoma, 6-4 Binghamton salvages final game against first place Portland, 4-2 St. Lucie loses big to Tampa, 13-6 Savannah continue their winning ways defeating Augusta, 7-2 Brooklyn drops game to Aberdeen, 5-2 Kingsport loses in extra innings to Greeneville, 6-3  Prospect Pipeline Matt […]

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Tejada Passes Concussion Tests, Collins Says He Should Be Fine

An article by posted on July 24, 2014 0 Comments
Tejada Passes Concussion Tests, Collins Says He Should Be Fine

Ruben Tejada was hit in the head with a 94 mph fastball from Mariners pitcher Taijuan Walker during Wednesday’s game. It was a scary moment in the game as Terry Collins and the Mets trainer rushed onto the field. Tejada left the game under his own power, and was replaced by Eric Campbell who pinch […]

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Mets Cancel Ticket Fees For Remaining Regular Season Games

An article by posted on July 23, 2014 0 Comments
Mets Cancel Ticket Fees For Remaining Regular Season Games

The New York Mets today announced that the club – in the return of last year’s popular “No Fees” promotion – will pick up ticket fees for all 33 remaining regular season home games at Citi Field during a six-day sale starting tomorrow Thursday, July 24 at 9:00 a.m. through next Tuesday, July 29 on […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 3, Mariners 2

An article by posted on July 23, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 3, Mariners 2

The New York Mets (48-53) were looking for the series victory this afternoon against the Seattle Mariners (53-48) at Safeco Field with Bartolo Colon facing off against highly touted rookie pitcher Taijuan Walker. What you should know: Bartolo Colon flirted with history this afternoon as he set down the first twenty batters to face him, […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Mariners at Safeco Field, 3:40 PM

An article by posted on July 23, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Mariners at Safeco Field, 3:40 PM

The Mets (47-53) look to build on a stellar pitching performance by Jacob deGrom from Tuesday night’s 3-1 victory and take the rubber match of the three game series from Mariners (53-47) at Safeco Field on Wednesday afternoon. The first pitch is scheduled for 3:40 PM. Bartolo Colon (8-8, 4.12) will take the mound and […]

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What Does A Mets “Core Four” Look Like?

An article by posted on July 23, 2014 0 Comments
What Does A Mets “Core Four” Look Like?

It’s a fascinating query, a paradox of sorts, a question with no easy answer.  That fact speaks more to the New York Mets lingering status in baseball Nowhere Land than anything else.  No matter, identifying four core or foundational players of the New York Mets can be a real baseball brain teaser. The concept of […]

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Di-Jest: Wilpons Hatch Plan For Bogus Wright Retirement Tour

An article by posted on July 23, 2014 0 Comments
Di-Jest: Wilpons Hatch Plan For Bogus Wright Retirement Tour

The crack investigative unit here at MMO has uncovered a cynical plot developed by Jeff Wilpon with the approval of Papa Fred and Uncle (“Can I sell yet?”) Saul. The younger Wilpon has become envious of what the Yankees, another team on the down slide, have done during the 2013 and 2014 seasons. Last year […]

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