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MMO Game Recap: Brewers 5, Mets 2

An article by posted on July 26, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Brewers 5, Mets 2

The Mets (49-55) lost to the Brewers (59-46) by a score of 5-2 on Saturday night at Miller Park. Jon Niese got the start for the Mets and was pretty good, but not great. Niese allowed 3 runs in 5 innings on 5 hits, 2 walks, and a wild pitch, striking out 4 and throwing […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Mariners, 10:10 PM

An article by posted on July 22, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Mariners, 10:10 PM

The New York Mets look to stop their current three-game losing streak to try and get back into the thick of things.  The second game of three-game series against the Mariners is takes place on Tuesday.  First pitch is scheduled for 10:10 PM at Safeco Field in Seattle. Jacob deGrom (3-5, 3.18) is handed the […]

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Chris Young Left Game With Leg Cramp

An article by posted on July 22, 2014 0 Comments
Chris Young Left Game With Leg Cramp

Mets outfielder Chris Young left Monday’s game in the eighth inning with a cramp in his left calf, the Mets announced. “I felt it a few steps out of the box and tried to kind of push through it and it seemed like it went away,” Young told reporters. “I think I made the right decision coming out of […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 9 , Marlins 1

An article by posted on July 13, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 9 , Marlins 1

The very hot New York Mets (45-50) were looking for the series sweep against the Miami Marlins (44-50) this afternoon at Citi Field, with Jacob deGrom facing off against Brad Hand. What you should know: Jacob deGrom was impressive yet again for New York, as he would pitch seven strong innings, allowing only one run […]

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Mets Outfield Merry-Go-Round Needs to Stop

An article by posted on July 8, 2014 0 Comments
Mets Outfield Merry-Go-Round Needs to Stop

On Opening Day, the Mets appeared poised to start off the new campaign with a consistent outfield of Juan Lagares and their two offseason acquisitions, Chris Young and Curtis Granderson. However, since Young was scratched with a hamstring injury and started the season on the disabled list, the Mets outfield has been a revolving door. […]

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

An article by posted on July 6, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Rangers vs Mets, 1:10 PM

The Mets will conclude their three-game series against the Rangers with a rubber match at 1:10 PM at Citi Field on Sunday. Zack Wheeler (3-8, 4.25) will get the start for the Mets and will oppose right-hander Nick Tepesch (3-3, 3.65) for the Rangers. Wheeler is averaging nine strikeouts per nine innings, which ranks sixth […]

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Mets Need the Willingness to Fail

An article by posted on July 2, 2014 0 Comments
Mets Need the Willingness to Fail

As the Mets begin their 6th straight summer of “don’t call us, we’ll call you” caliber baseball, something has to change. The focus for this franchise has been shedding huge contracts, and building up the farm system and in reality – they succeeded in that feat. Whether players like Noah Syndergaard, Travis d’Arnaud or Zack Wheeler […]

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Collins’ Hot-Hand Mentality Is Sending Mixed Messages To His Players

An article by posted on July 2, 2014 0 Comments
Collins’ Hot-Hand Mentality Is Sending Mixed Messages To His Players

It was interesting to hear Gary Apple and Bobby Ojeda discuss one of the things  I wrote about over the weekend, which was how this six-outfielder configuration was doomed to failure. Apple leads it off asking Ojeda, “We have to talk about Chris Young who suddenly got hot and had that two home run game […]

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The Read Zone: Why Terry Collins is the Worst

An article by posted on June 27, 2014 0 Comments
The Read Zone: Why Terry Collins is the Worst

Check out this article by Brian Mangan of The Read Zone who did some research and discovered that Chris Young is twice as likely to be benched after a good game than after a bad one. Chris Young homered twice on Tuesday and again on Wednesday, which left many scratching their heads when he was riding […]

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MMO Game Thread: A’s vs Mets, 7:10 PM

An article by posted on June 25, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: A’s vs Mets, 7:10 PM

The Mets conclude their two-game series against the Oakland Athletics on Wednesday night at Citi Field. Zack Wheeler (3-7, 3.93) takes the hill for the Mets and will oppose Oakland left-hander Brad Mills (0-0, 4.50). In his last start, Zack Wheeler hurled a three-hit complete-game shutout in a 1-0 win at Miami on June 19. It was […]

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