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Wear Orange On Wednesday! #WEARORANGE

An article by posted on October 4, 2016 0 Comments
Wear Orange On Wednesday!  #WEARORANGE

As far as I’m concerned, Mets fans are without question the best and most loyal fans in baseball. Their passion for the team is always on full display here on MMO and of course on social media where Mets Twitter has become an MLB phenomenon. The connections that Mets fans make with the players is […]

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Monday Night, Everyone Was A Marlins Fan

An article by posted on September 27, 2016 0 Comments
Monday Night, Everyone Was A Marlins Fan

“There’s no crying in baseball.” Is a motto that was tossed out the window Monday night in Miami. When Jose Fernandez died in a horrific boat accident during the early hours of Sunday, the news rocked the baseball world. How could someone with that much lust for the game of baseball – and life in […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Marlins, 7:10 PM

An article by posted on September 26, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Marlins, 7:10 PM

Monday, September 26, 2016 • 7:10 p.m. Marlins Park • Miami, FL RHP Bartolo Colon (14-7, 3.12) vs. LHP Adam Conley (8-6, 3.94) SNY • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The Mets beat the Phillies by an almost incomprehensible 17-0 as the Giants and Cardinals both lost. The Mets look to close in […]

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A Tough Night Ahead As Mets and Marlins Mourn Jose Fernandez

An article by posted on September 26, 2016 0 Comments
A Tough Night Ahead As Mets and Marlins Mourn Jose Fernandez

Sitting in Section 135, you get the opportunity to look into the Mets dugout.  While watching the game, I could only make out that the Mets had hung something up on the dugout wall.  As I would discover after the game, Yoenis Cespedes hung a Jose Fernandez Mets #16 jersey to honor his fellow countryman, […]

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Talkin’ Mets: Tragedy Strikes, Final Week Won’t Be Easy

An article by posted on September 25, 2016 0 Comments
Talkin’ Mets: Tragedy Strikes, Final Week Won’t Be Easy

I kick off tonight’s show looking at the week ahead and comparing the schedules of the Mets, Cards and Giants. I also talk about how this team needs to approach a ballgame differently without their strong starting pitching. The tragic death of Jose Fernandez puts a monkey wrench into the series in Miami. The Marlins […]

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Nationals Clinch NL East Title

An article by posted on September 25, 2016 0 Comments
Nationals Clinch NL East Title

With the Mets’ loss to the Phillies this evening and a win of their own, the Washington Nationals have officially clinched the National League East title, their third in five years. Washington earned a 6-1 victory over the Pirates tonight, getting big contributions at the plate from Stephen Drew and Jayson Werth while squeezing 5.1 […]

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Spin Rate On Seth Lugo’s Curveball Is Better Than Anybody’s

An article by posted on September 24, 2016 0 Comments
Spin Rate On Seth Lugo’s Curveball Is Better Than Anybody’s

Since the time Noah Syndergaard first appeared on the mound for the Mets, we have constantly heard how he throws more 100 MPH fastballs than anybody in the sport.  He is repeating it all over again as fans stare in awe at the radar gun readings with each fastball Syndergaard unleashes.  Fact is when it […]

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Mets Asst. GM Ricco Not Getting Twins Job

An article by posted on September 22, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Asst. GM Ricco Not Getting Twins Job

Update -  According to Jerry Crasnick of ESPN, Mets assistant GM John Ricco is no longer in the mix for the Minnesota Twins VP of Baseball Operations job. Original Report September 16th – The Minnesota Twins are expected to ask the New York Mets for permission to speak to assistant general manager John Ricco for […]

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Mets Have Been Helped By Unlikely Heroes

An article by posted on September 16, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Have Been Helped By Unlikely Heroes

In the face of adversity, you can either succumb to it, or you can get stronger from it. With the string of injuries the Mets have dealt with on a consistent basis this year, low risk and low cost moves have proved to be critical in the Mets current standings in the wild card. Marc […]

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Who Do You Want: Cardinals or Giants?

An article by posted on September 15, 2016 0 Comments
Who Do You Want: Cardinals or Giants?

Tonight, the St. Louis Cardinals head out west to begin a pivotal four game series against the San Francisco Giants that will have far reaching implications on the National League Wild Card race. With each game played, the Mets will both gain ground on one team and lose ground to another. As the series begins, […]

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