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MMO Game Thread: Braves vs Mets, 7:10 PM (Braving The Storm!)

An article by posted on September 21, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Braves vs Mets, 7:10 PM (Braving The Storm!)

The New York Mets will try to shake off a couple of losses against the Yankees as the thy take on the Atlanta Braves tonight for the start of a three-game series at Citi Field. The Mets will turn to left-hander Jon Niese (8-10, 4.31) to be the stopper while he opposes right-hander Shelby Miller (5-15, 3.00) for […]

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MMO Exclusive: Sandy Alderson Explains How Cespedes Deal Went Down

An article by posted on September 18, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Exclusive: Sandy Alderson Explains How Cespedes Deal Went Down

I just read Dave Dombrowski explain in an article by Gordon Edes of ESPN, his version of events on how the Yoenis Cespedes deal between the Tigers and the Mets went down. I was very curious to see what Dombrowski had to say, mainly because Sandy Alderson was gracious enough to give MMO’s John Bernhardt […]

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Terry Collins Was Thrilled With Bobby Parnell On Sunday

An article by posted on September 14, 2015 0 Comments
Terry Collins Was Thrilled With Bobby Parnell On Sunday

Reliever Bobby Parnell came on to pitch for the Mets in a much needed positive appearance. Parnell went 1.1 innings for the Metropolitans on Sunday giving up one hit and striking out one, and not allowing a run. “I’m so happy for Bobby Parnell, I can’t stand it.” – Terry Collins stated after the Mets […]

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Mets Bullpen Woes No More?

An article by posted on September 12, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Bullpen Woes No More?

In case you missed it, the New York Mets bullpen has done an incredibly stellar job as of late. After what seemed like one seventh inning let down after another for weeks on end, things have certainly changed. Last night the Mets bullpen tossed four scoreless frames to support Steven Matz, who did not have […]

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MMO Original: Predicting The Mets’ Post Season Roster

An article by posted on September 11, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Original: Predicting The Mets’ Post Season Roster

With the New York Mets now at 96.8 percent odds to make the postseason, me and a couple of my co-writers decided to have a little exercise and speculate what the Mets postseason roster would look like. Please keep in mind that we are assuming all players are healthy and that we completed this five […]

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The Seventh Inning Question

An article by posted on September 8, 2015 0 Comments
The Seventh Inning Question

Following the return of Jenrry Mejia from a PED suspension that cost him 80 games , the Mets had every reason to expect that they had an important portion of their bullpen “bridge” available, at least for the balance of the regular season. With Jeurys Familia firmly entrenched as the team’s closer and a number […]

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Bryce Harper Strikes Out Three Times, Then Calls Out Nats Fans

An article by posted on September 8, 2015 0 Comments
Bryce Harper Strikes Out Three Times, Then Calls Out Nats Fans

After the Nationals lost the first of three crucial games against the Mets on Monday, by a score of 8-5, MVP candidate Bryce Harper called out Nats fans for their lack of support. “I mean, they left in the seventh. That’s pretty brutal. I don’t know, whatever.” You know what else was brutal? Bryce Harper, […]

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Last Night’s Loss Was On Terry Collins

An article by posted on September 5, 2015 0 Comments
Last Night’s Loss Was On Terry Collins

Let’s face it, the Miami Marlins suck… That is until the New York Mets set their eyes on a playoff spot. Then in a blink of an eye they suddenly transform themselves into a cross between Murderer’s Row and the Gas House Gang… Right? Wrong! You can go ahead and  hang last night’s loss to […]

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Nationals Are Running Out Of Time As Mets Magic Number Improves To 25

An article by posted on September 2, 2015 0 Comments
Nationals Are Running Out Of Time As Mets Magic Number Improves To 25

While a sizable contingent of Mets fans still cower in fear over the Ghost of September Past and another 2007 style collapse, the Mets Magic Number improved to 25 last night even though they lost 14-8 to the Phillies at Citi Field. Credit the Washington Nationals who lost 8-5 in gut-wrenching fashion to the St. […]

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So Close No Matter How Far…

An article by posted on August 29, 2015 0 Comments
So Close No Matter How Far…

Couldn’t be much more from the heart… The only thing that kept last night from being anymore majestically epic than it was, was the Mets actually coming away with a win. But give the Mets applause for the way they almost came all the way back in what was an exhilarating tenth inning filled with […]

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Mets GM Says Rafael Montero Likely Done For The Season

An article by posted on August 24, 2015 0 Comments
Mets GM Says Rafael Montero Likely Done For The Season

Speaking with reporters at Citizens Bank Park, GM Sandy Alderson confirmed that right-hander Rafael Montero is unlikely to pitch for the Mets again this season. Montero, 24, who has been out since April with a rotator cuff injury, was making his fifth rehab start when he complained of stiffness after the game to trainers. I have […]

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