Tag: Atlanta Braves

Mets Acquire Eric Young Jr. From Braves

An article by posted on August 22, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Acquire Eric Young Jr. From Braves

The New York Mets announced that they have acquired Eric Young Jr. from the Atlanta Braves for cash considerations. Young, 30, will report to Triple-A Las Vegas and will likely rejoin the team after September 1. He batted .169 with a .229 on-base percentage, no home runs and five RBIs in 35 games in the […]

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MMO Game Recap: Braves 2, Mets 1 #BlameCollins

An article by posted on June 19, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Braves 2, Mets 1 #BlameCollins

The Mets (36-33) were defeated by the Atlanta Braves (33-35) by a score of 2-1 tonight at Turner Field. The Mets spoiled yet another great outing for Jacob deGrom, who was looking for a victory on his 27th birthday. However, the Mets anemic offense and shoddy infield defense, as well as Terry Collins’ head scratching […]

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Dilson Herrera Has Locked Onto Second Base Job

An article by posted on June 15, 2015 0 Comments
Dilson Herrera Has Locked Onto Second Base Job

Sunday’s 10-8 win over the Atlanta Braves may have the best game and the most satisfying win of the season thus far for the Mets. At least that’s how it felt to me. Before the series I tweeted out that I believed the returns of Travis d’Arnaud and Dilson Herrera could be the spark the […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 10, Braves 8

An article by posted on June 14, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 10, Braves 8

The Mets (34-30) defeated the Atlanta Braves (30-33) this afternoon at Citi Field by a score of 10-8, obtaining the series victory. Dillon Gee and Mike Foltynewicz opposed each other in the rubber match of the series, and neither starter fared very well. Gee only managed to pitch 3 and 2/3rd’s innings, allowing eight earned […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 5, Braves 3

An article by posted on June 12, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 5, Braves 3

The Mets (33-29) defeated the Atlanta Braves (29-32) by a score of 5-3 tonight at Citi Field. Wilmer Flores gave the Mets an early lead, hitting his tenth home run of the season batting out of the cleanup spot in the second inning. In the fourth inning, John Mayberry played a little long ball himself, […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Braves, 1:05 PM

An article by posted on March 10, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Braves, 1:05 PM

The New York Mets travel to Disney to face the Atlanta Braves on Tuesday at 1:05 PM. Bartolo Colon gets the start for the Mets and opposes Julio Teheran for the Braves. Buddy Carlyle, Akeel Morris, and Hansel Robles are also scheduled to pitch. Travis d’Arnaud returns to the starting lineup after missing three games […]

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Split Squad Game Thread: Mets at Marlins, Mets vs Braves

An article by posted on March 7, 2015 0 Comments
Split Squad Game Thread: Mets at Marlins, Mets vs Braves

The Mets will play a pair of split squad games this afternoon. RHP Jacob deGrom makes his spring debut and starts opposite Atlanta Braves right-hander Mike Foltynewicz at 1:10 p.m. at Tradition Field. Meanwhile in Jupiter, LHP Steven Matz goes up against against Miami Marlins right-hander Henderson Alvarez at 1:05 p.m. Mets vs Marlins Juan […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Braves, 1:05 PM

An article by posted on March 4, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Braves, 1:05 PM

The Mets’ Grapefruit League season begins today with RHP Dillon Gee getting the starting assignment and opposing LHP Wandy Rodriguez and the Atlanta Braves at Disney World in a 1:05 PM start.. Also scheduled to pitch for the Mets today are Dario Alvarez, Erik Goeddel, Jack Leathersich, Akeel Morris, Scott Rice, Zack Thornton and Jon […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 3, Braves 2

An article by posted on August 26, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 3, Braves 2

Here’s a quick recap. The good news is that the Mets opened their homestand with a well-played 3-2 victory over the Atlanta Braves tonight at Citi Field. Here’s the scoop: Dillon Gee had his best start since the All Star break, holding the Braves to two runs in 6.2 innings of work while scattering six hits. […]

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The Braves Retool Blueprint

An article by posted on July 16, 2014 0 Comments
The Braves Retool Blueprint

Of Mikes and Men, the autobiography of Atlanta Braves long time and beloved broadcaster Pete Van Wieren is a fascinating read. Van Wieren grew up in upstate New York and cut his teeth as a baseball broadcaster in Binghamton covering the play-by-play for the Triplets. In fact, a few summers back I sat in the […]

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