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Good Chance Rene Rivera Catches Syndergaard Opening Day

An article by posted on 24/03/2017 0 Comments
Good Chance Rene Rivera Catches Syndergaard Opening Day

The Houston Astros stole four bases on four attempts against the combination of New York Mets pitcher Noah Syndergaard and catcher Travis d’Arnaud. After the game Terry Collins had this to say about the possibility of Rene Rivera catching Syndergaard on Opening Day: “There’s a good chance, certainly a possibility.” The Mets open the season […]

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Reds, Braves, Blue Jays Have Checked In On Kelly Johnson

An article by posted on 18/03/2017 0 Comments
Reds, Braves, Blue Jays Have Checked In On Kelly Johnson

According to Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports, the Cincinnati Red, Atlanta Braves and the Toronto Blue Jays have checked in on free agent infielder Kelly Johnson on a non-roster deal. The veteran former Met is still seeking a major league deal however. Last offseason, Johnson settled for a one-year deal worth $2 million on January 8 […]

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Spring Training Recap: Mets Drop Two As Harvey and Wheeler Start

An article by posted on 10/03/2017 0 Comments
Spring Training Recap: Mets Drop Two As Harvey and Wheeler Start

The New York Mets lost both their split squad games on Friday with Zack Wheeler and Matt Harvey on the mound. They fell to the Atlanta Braves 5-2 on the road and the Houston Astros 7-5 at home. Braves 5, Mets 2 Pitching: Wheeler made his Spring debut after early uncertainties about his elbow. In two innings he gave struck […]

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Do the Mets Have Room for Kelly Johnson?

An article by posted on 24/12/2016 0 Comments
Do the Mets Have Room for Kelly Johnson?

For the second consecutive season in 2016, the New York Mets traded for Kelly Johnson when they were in need of a super utility type player. As Johnson remains on the open market, it is worth wondering if the team yet again may have a need for the versatile player. Jonson has always seemed to […]

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MLB News: Braves Sign First Baseman Sean Rodriguez

An article by posted on 25/11/2016 0 Comments
MLB News: Braves Sign First Baseman Sean Rodriguez

(Photo Courtesy of Ron Chenoy – USA Today) According to Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports, the Atlanta Braves have signed former Pittsburgh Pirates first baseman, Sean Rodriguez. The deal is for two years at $11 million per Rosenthal and is pending a physical. Rodriguez, 31, is coming off a fine season for Pittsburgh, hitting to […]

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Braves, “Game Ender” Inciarte Sweep Mets With 4-3 Heartbreaker

An article by posted on 21/09/2016 0 Comments
Braves, “Game Ender” Inciarte Sweep Mets With 4-3 Heartbreaker

The New York Mets (80-72) were defeated by the Atlanta Braves (61-91) by a score of 4-3 Wednesday night at Citi Field in heartbreaking fashion. The Cardinals lost as well, so the Mets and St. Louis are currently tied for the second wildcard spot. At the time this article was written, the San Francisco Giants […]

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Mets Rally Late But Fall To Braves 5-4

An article by posted on 20/09/2016 0 Comments
Mets Rally Late But Fall To Braves 5-4

The Mets (80-71) were defeated by the cellar dwelling Atlanta Braves (60-91) yet again by a score of 5-4 tonight at Citi Field. Pitching: Robert Gsellman toed the rubber for the Mets tonight, and pitched well, going 5.1 innings, allowing two runs on five hits, while walking two and striking out six. In the first […]

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Offense Explodes As Mets Pummel Braves 10-3

An article by posted on 11/09/2016 0 Comments
Offense Explodes As Mets Pummel Braves 10-3

The New York Mets (76-67) defeated the Atlanta Braves (55-88) by a score of 10-3 at Citi Field Sunday afternoon. The Mets will temporarily tie the Cardinals for the second wild-card spot.  The outcome of that game is yet to be decided. Pitching: Seth Lugo was on the mound for the Mets today and he […]

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Mets Winning Streak Snapped As They Fall to Braves 4-3

An article by posted on 10/09/2016 0 Comments
Mets Winning Streak Snapped As They Fall to Braves 4-3

The New York Mets (75-67) were defeated by the Atlanta Braves (55-87) by a score of 4-3 at Turner Field Saturday evening. With a Cardinals win, the Mets fall a half-game behind the Cardinals for the second wild-card spot.  Pitching: Bartolo Colon was on the hill for the Mets tonight and he pitched a good […]

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Mets’ Late Rally Keys Comeback Victory Over Braves

An article by posted on 10/09/2016 0 Comments
Mets’ Late Rally Keys Comeback Victory Over Braves

The New York Mets (75-66) defeated the Atlanta Braves (54-87) by a score of 6-4 at Turner Field Friday evening. With the win, the Mets will stay a half a game ahead of the Cardinals for the second wild-card spot and have a chance at overtaking the Giants for the first wild card spot.  The Giants […]

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