Tag: baseball

MMO Exclusive: T.J. Rivera Just Keeps Hitting and Hoping

An article by posted on September 9, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Exclusive: T.J. Rivera Just Keeps Hitting and Hoping

When his baseball playing days are behind him, T.J. Rivera wants to be remembered as a grinder, a guy who didn’t simply go through the motions but played with 100 percent effort every time he stepped on a baseball diamond. “That’s something I’ve always tried to live up to, going out there and playing hard […]

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It’s Gut Check Time For The Mets

An article by posted on September 7, 2015 0 Comments
It’s Gut Check Time For The Mets

“It’s going to be a big series. It’s two really good teams going at it. And they’re playing good baseball. We could have very easily come out of here with three wins. We come out with one. But we’ve got to turn the page and get ready for D.C.” – David Wright There are 26 […]

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Matt Harvey: I Will Pitch In The Playoffs!

An article by posted on September 6, 2015 0 Comments
Matt Harvey: I Will Pitch In The Playoffs!

The following is a letter from Matt Harvey to Mets fans as posted by The Players Tribune on his behalf: You’ve heard about the 180-185 innings cap. That seems to be the number that will allow me to pitch into the postseason. Regardless of those numbers, I hope everyone knows: I have always wanted to […]

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Hoping Mets Give Me The Best Gift Of All

An article by posted on September 4, 2015 0 Comments
Hoping Mets Give Me The Best Gift Of All

Today, on September 4th, 2015, I turn 26 years old. In most years on this day I’m usually full throttle in Football mode, crossing my fingers that another Jets season won’t go to waste, or perhaps that Joe Namath will find the fountain of youth and return as the Jets starting QB. This year is […]

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A Citi Electrified Powering A New Era Of Mets Baseball

An article by posted on September 4, 2015 0 Comments
A Citi Electrified Powering A New Era Of Mets Baseball

Players have talked about it. The manager has talked about it. Most importantly, the fans have talked about it and are making it happen. Citi Field is becoming that tenth man on the diamond. For the first time since opening in 2009, Citi Field is finally seeing some serious September baseball. The place is rocking, […]

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Familia’s Unique Grip Working Wonders

An article by posted on September 2, 2015 0 Comments
Familia’s Unique Grip Working Wonders

Whatever you want to call Jeurys Familia‘s new pitch, there is no denying that it works. A recent piece by Andy Martino of the Daily News detailed the backstory behind Familia’s new pitch and it might shed a little light on why it is coming in at such a high velocity. In the days since, […]

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WOR Documentary Of Legendary Mets Announcer Howie Rose

An article by posted on September 1, 2015 0 Comments
WOR Documentary Of Legendary Mets Announcer Howie Rose

WOR went behind the scenes and followed Mets Broadcaster Howie Rose around Citi Field for a night, providing baseball fans the opportunity to see some really unique and exclusive footage of Howie in his role as the radio voice of the Mets. This short documentary features some candid shots of Howie , and allows him […]

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MMO Fan Shot: Mama, Don’t Let Your Babies Grow Up To Be Met Fans

An article by posted on August 27, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Fan Shot: Mama, Don’t Let Your Babies Grow Up To Be Met Fans

An MMO Fan Shot by Andy Love of Fair and Unbalanced My two daughters are the kind of socially conscious, progressive thinking, organic eating, nature loving children that one would expect from being born and raised in Berkeley, California.  They are Bay Area kids in just about every way.  But when it comes to professional […]

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MMO Fan Shot: Lady Luck and the Ghosts of September’s Past

An article by posted on August 26, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Fan Shot: Lady Luck and the Ghosts of September’s Past

An MMO Fan Shot by Gregg Cambareri It’s late August and the Mets sit atop the National League East. Although they are playing well, they still seem to catch plenty of flak for their record against teams with winning records. Last week ESPN’s Dave Schoenfield opined that whoever wins the NL East isn’t that good, […]

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MMO Original: It Was The Summer Of ’69

An article by posted on August 25, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Original: It Was The Summer Of ’69

I was 5 years old. My days were spent riding up and down the sidewalk on my bike, the same couple of hundred feet or so, over and over. I knew every crack and bump. I’d ride around until my sister would come out and yell for me to come up for dinner. She was […]

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