Tag: Cardinals

NL East Showdown In Flushing: Why You Can Relax

An article by posted on May 17, 2016 0 Comments
NL East Showdown In Flushing: Why You Can Relax

While much hoopla understandably surrounds the commencement of hostilities between the Mets and Nationals, the ultimate stakes in this impending battle will likely be far less monumental than the buildup would suggest.  This is, in the end, less about a first place finish than it is about a single game.  Or the lack thereof. Yes, […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Cardinals, 1:05 PM (WOR)

An article by posted on March 28, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Cardinals, 1:05 PM (WOR)

Veteran righty Bartolo Colon will take the mound this afternoon as the Mets travel to Roger Dean Stadium to face the St. Louis Cardinals at 1:05 p.m. ET on Monday. He will oppose right-hander Carlos Martinez for the Cards. Asdrubal Cabrera will play in his first Grapefruit League game since March 10 this afternoon. He was out with […]

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Morning Grind: Do Mets Still Need To Avenge Ruben Tejada?

An article by posted on March 22, 2016 0 Comments
Morning Grind: Do Mets Still Need To Avenge Ruben Tejada?

One of the interesting subplots to the 2016 season was going to be when Chase Utley stepped into the batter’s box against the Mets. One of the young Mets hurlers was going to have a chance to plunk Utley as retribution for what he did to their teammate, Ruben Tejada. The problem is Tejada is no longer a […]

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Ruben Tejada Signs One Year MLB Deal With Cardinals

An article by posted on March 19, 2016 0 Comments
Ruben Tejada Signs One Year MLB Deal With Cardinals

Ruben Tejada has agreed to a one year major league contract with the St. Louis Cardinals as first reported by Jennifer Langosch of MLB.com. The deal will pay Tejada $1.5 million dollars and includes no other bonuses. The former Met infielder has reported to the Cardinals’ Spring Training complex where he took and passed a […]

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The Time To Trade Ruben Tejada Is Now

An article by posted on March 8, 2016 0 Comments
The Time To Trade Ruben Tejada Is Now

I’m sure Jedd Gyorko could be the answer to many questions. However, I’m fairly positive he’s not the answer to the question, “Who should be your starting shortstop?” With the injury to All Star shortstop Jhonny Peralta, Gyorko is the Cardinals starting shortstop. Unless the Cardinals make a move, Gyorko will be the shortstop for the next two to […]

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Our Favorite 2015 Fan Shots: #5 The Moment The Mets Woke Up

An article by posted on December 30, 2015 0 Comments
Our Favorite 2015 Fan Shots: #5 The Moment The Mets Woke Up

As the year comes to a close, we decided to highlight our Top 5 Fan Shots of the 2015 season. There were so many great ones this year, but these five really stood out for us during this incredible Mets season. Enjoy and keep those Fan Shots coming! An MMO Fan Shot by Eric Heller If […]

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Jason Heyward Agrees to 8-Year, $184 Million Deal with Cubs

An article by posted on December 11, 2015 0 Comments
Jason Heyward Agrees to 8-Year, $184 Million Deal with Cubs

Jason Heyward has agreed to sign with the Cubs, according to Gordon Wittenmyer of the Chicago Sun-Times. Bob Nightengale reports the deal is for eight years and $184 million dollars, or an average annual value of $23 million. Heyward reportedly turned down higher offers of $200 million dollars from the Nationals and Cardinals before deciding […]

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MMO Free Agent Profile: Steve Cishek, RHP

An article by posted on December 4, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Free Agent Profile: Steve Cishek, RHP

Steve Cishek Bats: Right — Throws: Right Position: Relief Pitcher Born: June 18th, 1986 (Age 29) After the Cardinals non-tendered Steve Cishek Wednesday night, it gave the Mets another option to consider for the bullpen. Right now, the only truly reliable arm behind Jeurys Familia is Addison Reed, leaving the Mets with a clear need to […]

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Mets and Cubs to Close Spring Training with Two Games in Las Vegas

An article by posted on December 2, 2015 0 Comments
Mets and Cubs to Close Spring Training with Two Games in Las Vegas

The New York Mets announced today that the club will play two exhibition games vs. the Chicago Cubs in a rematch of the 2015 National League Championship Series at Cashman Field in Las Vegas on Thursday, March 31 and Friday, April 1. The Mets will be making their third appearance at Cashman Field, home of […]

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MMO Fan Shot: The Moment the Mets Woke Up

An article by posted on October 9, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Fan Shot: The Moment the Mets Woke Up

An MMO Fan Shot by Eric Heller If “The ‘15 Mets” takes on that special status we give to those magic teams, like “86” or “69”, I think you can point to a very specific, mostly overlooked moment from an excruciating July game that transformed our frustrating, dead-end year into one of the most exciting regular […]

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