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Matz Was Leaning Toward Surgery Before Meeting With Team Brass

An article by posted on June 30, 2016 0 Comments
Matz Was Leaning Toward Surgery Before Meeting With Team Brass

According to Jon Heyman of Today’s Knuckleball, Mets left-hander Steven Matz was leaning toward surgery to remove the bone spur in his elbow before a recent meeting with team brass. Heyman credits Matz’s courage for pitching through pain since at least May 12, and for going out there again tonight. “It’s a gallant change-of-heart by Matz, […]

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3 Up 3 Down: Mets Settle For Split With Braves

An article by posted on June 27, 2016 0 Comments
3 Up 3 Down: Mets Settle For Split With Braves

3 Up 1. Jacob deGrom deGrom may have had his winless streak reach 10 games after his outing on Saturday night, but he may have had perhaps one of his best performances of the year. Through eight shutout innings, Jacob struck out six batters and gave up seven hits and just one walk, and was […]

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Kelly Johnson Homers Late As Mets Beat Braves 1-0 In Extras

An article by posted on June 25, 2016 0 Comments
Kelly Johnson Homers Late As Mets Beat Braves 1-0 In Extras

The New York Mets (40-33) defeated the Atlanta Braves (25-49) by a score of 1-0 tonight at Turner Field. With the win and a Nationals loss, the Mets now find themselves just 2.0 games out of first place. Pitching: Jacob deGrom toed the rubber for the Mets tonight, and pitched another gutsy performance, but was […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Braves, 7:35 PM

An article by posted on June 24, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Braves, 7:35 PM

Friday, June 24, 2016 • 7:35 p.m. Turner Field • Atlanta, GA LHP Steven Matz (7-3, 2.74) vs. RHP Aaron Blair (0-4, 7.19) SNY • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM Last night was another frustrating game for the New York Mets against the pesky Atlanta Braves. Matt Harvey finally had a solid start […]

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Week 14 Mets Pitching Review: Robles Shines In Relief

An article by posted on June 24, 2016 0 Comments
Week 14 Mets Pitching Review: Robles Shines In Relief

A review of the latest turn through the Mets starting rotation: Name Innings Hits Earned Runs Strikeouts Walks ERA WHIP Quality Start Matz (7-3) 6.0 4 2(2) 7 2 2.74 1.13 Yes(12/8) DeGrom (3-2) 6.0 5 3(3) 6 1 2.96 1.14 Yes (12/9) Colon (6-3) 0.1 0 0(0) 0 0 3.00 1.19 No (14/8) Syndergaard (8-2) […]

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Conforto Throws Out Bonifacio At The Plate

An article by posted on June 24, 2016 0 Comments
Conforto Throws Out Bonifacio At The Plate

One of the defensive highlights in Thursday’s 4-3 loss to the Atlanta Braves, came in the bottom of the seventh inning when the Mets were trying to preserve their 3-2 lead at the time. With the tying and winning runs on second and third, Ender Inciarte lifted a deep flyball to left field. Michael Conforto […]

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Syndergaard Will Start Monday Against Nationals In DC

An article by posted on June 23, 2016 0 Comments
Syndergaard Will Start Monday Against Nationals In DC

Right-hander Noah Syndergaard will make his next start on Monday when the Mets begin a three game series against the Washington Nationals, assistant GM John Ricco told reporters in Atlanta today. Syndergaard left Wednesday’s game early with elbow discomfort and was seen by team orthopedist Dr. David Altchek. An MRI was conducted and showed that Syndergaard […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Braves Lineups, 7:10 PM

An article by posted on June 23, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Braves Lineups, 7:10 PM

Thursday, June 23, 2016 • 7:10 p.m. Turner Field • Atlanta, GA RHP Matt Harvey (4-9, 4.76) vs. RHP Matt Wisler (3-7, 4.23) SNY • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM After a tough series against the Braves over last weekend, the Mets responded by winning two games against the Royals despite some fairly […]

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MMO Game Thread: Braves vs Mets,1:10 PM

An article by posted on June 19, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Braves vs Mets,1:10 PM

Sunday, June 19, 2016 • 1:10 p.m. Citi Field • Flushing, N.Y. RHP Julio Teheran (2-7, 2.93) vs. RHP Jacob deGrom (3-3, 2.82) PIX11 • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM After losing the first two games of this series, the Mets will look to avoid being swept by the Braves for the first […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets Cough Up Lead, Stumble To Braves 4-3

An article by posted on June 18, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets Cough Up Lead, Stumble To Braves 4-3

The New York Mets (36-31) were defeated by the Atlanta Braves (22-46) by a score of 4-3 tonight at Citi Field to fall 6.5 games back behind the division-leading Washington Nationals. Pitching: Steven Matz got the start for the Mets tonight, and pitched well, going six innings, allowing two runs on four hits while striking […]

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