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A Look Back At 2014′s Boldest Mets Predictions

An article by posted on September 29, 2014 0 Comments
A Look Back At 2014′s Boldest Mets Predictions

I love looking back after a season at what people were saying during spring training. Sure Sandy Alderson said that the team could win 90 games but we all knew that wasn’t a realistic goal. Instead, guys like Adam Rubin, Joe Lemire and the fine folks over at Bleacher Report all made predictions for the […]

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Yankees Sign Chris Young To Minor League Deal

An article by posted on August 27, 2014 0 Comments
Yankees Sign Chris Young To Minor League Deal

Just when we all thought that Chris Young’s career was done in New York… This afternoon, the Yankees signed outfielder Chris Young to a minor league contract according to Jon Heyman of CBS. Young was released by the Mets on August 15th after hitting just .205. He will report to AAA Scranton/Wilkes-Barre.

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Di-JEST: Desperate Mets Try New Promo Tactic

An article by posted on August 12, 2014 0 Comments
Di-JEST: Desperate Mets Try New Promo Tactic

When your ballclub is cruising toward another mid-70s win season and seeing its attendance in continued decline you try everything you can think of to get fans out to the park. The Mets have tried promotions like fireworks nights, concerts by name entertainers, and have given bobblehead dolls out of everyone from Ed Kranepool to […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets @ Phillies, 7:05 PM (Or Is That 7:35?)

An article by posted on August 9, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets @ Phillies, 7:05 PM (Or Is That 7:35?)

The Mets look to win their series against the Phillies tonight with Dillon Gee (4-4, 3.73) taking on Cole Hamels (6-6, 2.42) at 7:05 PM. In his last start, Gee received a no-decision in a 4-3 defeat to the San Francisco Giants on August 4 at Citi Field. He pitched 5.2 innings, allowing two runs and […]

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Mets Release Chris Young, Recall Matt den Dekker

An article by posted on August 9, 2014 0 Comments
Mets Release Chris Young, Recall Matt den Dekker

The Mets have designated outfielder Chris Young for assignment and Matt den Dekker has been recalled and will be activated in time for tonight’s game in Philadelphia.  Young, who was batted .205 with 28 RBIs in 254 at-bats, was informed by Sandy Alderson after the Mets’ 5-4 victory on Friday night.  “It caught me a little bit […]

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Collins Will Start Giving More Playing Time To Younger Players

An article by posted on August 8, 2014 0 Comments
Collins Will Start Giving More Playing Time To Younger Players

This is getting creepy now… I feel like I’m being stalked… Terry Collins spoke to Sandy Alderson this afternoon and effective immediately, the Mets manager will be playing the younger players more. A lot more… Collins told reporters that Kirk Nieuwenhuis and Wilmer Flores specifically, will begin seeing more playing time and each of them […]

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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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