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Home Opener Game Thread: Phillies vs Mets, 1:10 PM

An article by posted on April 13, 2015 0 Comments
Home Opener Game Thread: Phillies vs Mets, 1:10 PM

Here we go! After a 3-3 road trip to open the season, the New York Mets return home to Citi Field to take on the Philadelphia Phillies at 1:10 PM. Reigning NL Rookie of the Year Jacob deGrom (0-1, 3.00 ERA) gets the starting nod will oppose ex-Met Aaron Harang (1-0, 0.00). The game will […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 4, Braves 3

An article by posted on April 12, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 4, Braves 3

The Mets defeated the Braves by a score of 4-3 in today’s game at Turner Field in Atlanta. Offense: New York jumped out to an early lead in the first inning with a two run home run by Michael Cuddyer. The home run was Cuddyer’s first of the season, and it was also his first […]

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John Mayberry Jr Will Play Regularly vs Lefties

An article by posted on April 11, 2015 0 Comments
John Mayberry Jr Will Play Regularly vs Lefties

Mets manager Terry Collins mentioned that Mets reserve John  Mayberry Jr will start regularly vs left handed pitching due to his success vs southpaws. That will likely affect Lucas Duda and Curtis Granderson’s playing time. (Adam Rubin, ESPN) Mayberry signed with the Mets on Dec. 12 for $1.45 million. He made his first start on […]

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MMO Game Recap: Braves 5, Mets 3

An article by posted on April 11, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Braves 5, Mets 3

The Mets dropped the opening game of the series against the Atlanta Braves tonight at Turner Field by a score of 5-3. Pitching: After rain delayed the start of the game by a little over an hour, Jon Niese took the mound for the Amazin’s. He was quickly greeted with a lead-off homer off the […]

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

An article by posted on April 10, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Braves, 7:35 PM

The New York Mets (2-1) travel to Atlanta to face the first place Braves (3-0) on Friday at Turner Field at 7:35 PM. LHP Jon Niese will make his first start of the season for the Mets and will oppose fellow southpaw Eric Stults for the Braves. Last season, the Mets went 10-9 against the […]

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Alderson and Collins Spoke with Reporters at Nationals Park

An article by posted on April 6, 2015 0 Comments
Alderson and Collins Spoke with Reporters at Nationals Park

GM Sandy Alderson and manager Terry Collins met with reporters and discussed a variety of issues at Nationals Park in D.C.. 1. Alderson was not too pleased with the trade that sent Craig Kimbrel to the Padres. According to Adam Rubin, Alderson did not analyze the trade as a big win for his club, despite […]

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Ex-Mets Catcher John Buck Announces Retirement

An article by posted on March 26, 2015 0 Comments
Ex-Mets Catcher John Buck Announces Retirement

Braves catcher and ex-Met John Buck announced his retirement on Thursday, so he can spend more time with his family, the Braves announced. The one-time All Star had spent 11 years in the Major Leagues, playing for the Royals, Marlins, Mets, Angels, Pirates, Mariners and Blue Jays. He had signed this season with the Braves […]

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Update: Collins Says Flores Is Fine, Will Play Thursday (Finger)

An article by posted on March 4, 2015 0 Comments
Update: Collins Says Flores Is Fine, Will Play Thursday (Finger)

4:30 PM Update: Manager Terry Collins spoke to reporters after the game and confirmed that Wilmer Flores is fine and will likely be back in the lineup on Thursday Flores was hit by a pitch that hit a finger on his glove hand. 2:45 PM Mets shortstop Wilmer Flores left Wednesday’s Grapefruit League game against the […]

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Intrasquad and Grapefruit League Pitching Assignments

An article by posted on March 2, 2015 0 Comments
Intrasquad and Grapefruit League Pitching Assignments

The Mets will have an intrasquad game on Tuesday before beginning their Grapefruit League games on Wednesday. Here’s the pitchers slated to go for Tuesday’s noon intrasquad game: Team Blue Jonathon Niese Rafael Montero Sean Gilmartin Carlos Torres Vic Black Team Orange Zack Wheeler Jenrry Mejia Buddy Carlyle Jeurys Familia The Mets also announced the […]

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Braves Deal Evan Gattis to the Astros

An article by posted on January 14, 2015 0 Comments
Braves Deal Evan Gattis to the Astros

The Houston Astros have acquired catcher/outfielder Evan Gattis from the Atlanta Braves according to David O’Brien of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Gattis swatted 22 home runs despite playing only 93 games last season, and can absolutely mash. In his career against the Mets, Gattis batted .236 with 3 homers and 6 RBI in 21 games. In […]

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