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Mets Announce 2015 Spring Training Reporting Dates

An article by posted on November 24, 2014 0 Comments
Mets Announce 2015 Spring Training Reporting Dates

2015 Spring Training Reporting Dates Tradition Field, Port St. Lucie, Florida Pitchers and catchers report: February 19 First workout: February 21 Position players report: February 24 First full-squad workout: February 26 Grapefruit League play begins: March 4 Manager Terry Collins will hold his First Official Press Conference on February 18. Then after two weeks of throwing, running and fielding […]

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Mets By The Numbers: A Season Series Breakdown

An article by posted on October 10, 2014 0 Comments
Mets By The Numbers: A Season Series Breakdown

Thinking back on my college days, I remember my squeaky voiced coach telling us every practice on Friday night, “Don’t worry about winning every game, worry about winning the series.” Back then we played a doubleheader on Saturday and a single game on Sunday. It made sense – winning 2 out of 3 against eight […]

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Mets Regret Jhonny Peralta, Not Nelson Cruz

An article by posted on October 4, 2014 0 Comments
Mets Regret Jhonny Peralta, Not Nelson Cruz

Looking back at last offseason, it’s pretty clear that the Mets had a few targets. One was Curtis Granderson who they locked up in early December for four years and $60 million. The other was Jhonny Peralta. With a much higher asking price than he originally anticipated, Sandy Alderson decided against signing the veteran shortstop […]

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Wright Slips To Second Place In Latest All Star Voting

An article by posted on June 24, 2014 0 Comments
Wright Slips To Second Place In Latest All Star Voting

Even with David Wright‘s sudden surge at the plate, he has slipped into second place in the latest All Star voting for the starting third baseman for the National League. Brewers Aramis Ramirez (1,279,902) leaped from fourth place to take over the lead from David Wright (1,260,895) and now leads by 19,007 votes. The remaining players that make […]

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The Captain Is Leading The Mets Latest Surge

An article by posted on June 23, 2014 0 Comments
The Captain Is Leading The Mets Latest Surge

Update – June 23  David Wright has hit safely in his last seven games batting .444 (12-for-27) with two home runs, six RBIs and four multi-hit games in the span. Adam Rubin of ESPN NY writes that Wright hit 11 line drives (netting 10 hits and a sacrifice fly) and he had only nine swings and misses (three […]

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

An article by posted on June 20, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Marlins, 7:10 PM

Trying to continue their two-game win streak, the Mets are in Miami for the second of four against the Marlins.  First pitch is scheduled for 7:10 PM at Marlins Park. Daisuke Matsuzaka (3-0, 2.81) will have the pressure to continue the slight win streak when he faces the Marlins Henderson Alvarez (3-3, 2.58). Matsuzaka left […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Cardinals, 1:45 PM

An article by posted on June 18, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Cardinals, 1:45 PM

The Mets will look to avoid being swept by the St. Louis Cardinals, in a Wednesday afternoon tilt at Busch Stadium.  First pitch is scheduled for 1:45 PM. Bartolo Colon (6-5, 4.15) will look for his fifth win in his last six starts, and build on his solid 7.1 inning outing last time out.  He […]

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MMO Game Recap: Cardinals 5, Mets 2

An article by posted on June 17, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Cardinals 5, Mets 2

The Mets (31-40) dropped their second game in a row to the Cardinals (39-32) at Busch Stadium 5-2 on Tuesday night and have been outscored 11-4 so far in the series. Jon Niese, who hasn’t won a game since May 22, tossed six innings, allowing three earned runs on eight hits, while walking one and […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Cardinals, 8:10 PM

An article by posted on June 16, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Cardinals, 8:10 PM

The Mets begin a three game series in St. Louis as they take on the Cardinals at Busch Stadium beginning at 8:10 PM. Jacob deGrom (0-3, 3.44) will start in the opener for the Mets and he’ll be opposed by righthander Carlos Martinez (0-3, 4.67) for the Cardinals. Adam Wainwright was the original scheduled starter for the Cards, […]

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DeGrom Snaps Mets Pitcher’s Hitless Streak

An article by posted on May 15, 2014 0 Comments
DeGrom Snaps Mets Pitcher’s Hitless Streak

8:05 PM It has happened, folks… At 7:59 PM on Thursday night, during the Subway Series finale at Citi Field, righthander Jacob deGrom stroked a single off Chase Whitley of the Yankees to snap the 0-for-64 hitless streak by Mets pitchers. The former college shortstop lined one in front of center fielder Jacoby Ellsbury to put runners on first […]

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