Tag: Citi Field

ICYMI: Alderson Characterizes Trade Market As Thin, But Willing To Overpay

An article by posted on June 29, 2015 0 Comments
ICYMI: Alderson Characterizes Trade Market As Thin, But Willing To Overpay

During Friday  afternoon’s press conference at Citi Field, Sandy Alderson said he continues to look externally to find some help for the offense. “I would characterize us as somewhat aggressive. I’m prepared to overpay but there has to be something to overpay for.” It sounds like the team has only enough resources to add one […]

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MMO Fan Shot: I’m Mad As Hell

An article by posted on June 24, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Fan Shot: I’m Mad As Hell

An MMO Fan Shot by Tom Starita After a lifetime of telling us to do this at Shea Stadium and Citi Field, I think it’s time to finally listen to Howard Beale… I don’t have to tell you things are bad. Everybody knows things are bad. It’s a depression. Everybody’s on the disabled list or […]

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Syndergaard Electric Against Toronto’s Explosive Lineup

An article by posted on June 16, 2015 0 Comments
Syndergaard Electric Against Toronto’s Explosive Lineup

Facing his former team the Toronto Blue Jays, rookie right-hander Noah Syndergaard fired an electric and dominating performance, holding them to just one earned run on two hits, while striking out a career-high 11 batters. Thor became the sixth Met to record 11 strikeouts in one of his first seven career starts, and he is the fourth […]

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Plawecki to Catch Syndergaard on Monday

An article by posted on June 15, 2015 0 Comments
Plawecki to Catch Syndergaard on Monday

On Monday the Mets will host their friends North of the Border to Citi Field for the first time in the history of the franchise. This series will have a lot of familiar faces for both sides. The Mets will also be welcoming home fan favorite Jose Reyes who wore the blue and orange from […]

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Looking At What Lies Ahead For Mets In June

An article by posted on June 1, 2015 0 Comments
Looking At What Lies Ahead For Mets In June

The Mets are 22-8 against .500 or lower teams, and 6-15 against teams over .500. The Mets started off the season as hot as anyone could have imagined. They had one of the best months of April in franchise history, which included an 11 game wining streak. After going 15-8 in the seasons first month, […]

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Citi Can’t Hold ‘Em All

An article by posted on May 31, 2015 0 Comments
Citi Can’t Hold ‘Em All

When I spoke with hall of fame broadcaster for the Miami Marlins, Dave Van Horne, he commented, “Some of the more exceptional hitters like the Marlins own Giancarlo Stanton can make any park look small.” Mr. Van Horne was referencing his team’s home of Marlins Park, which, by MLB’s standards, is as pitcher friendly as […]

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DeGrom Tosses Another Gem

An article by posted on May 27, 2015 0 Comments
DeGrom Tosses Another Gem

Even though his efforts were denied the win, Jacob deGrom was outstanding again in yesterday’s start against the Phillies. Degrom struck out nine while allowing only two runs in 7.1 innings. He left the game with two men on and the Mets up 3-0, but the bullpen failed to hold the lead and deGrom came […]

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Frustrated Gee Says Mets Have Him “Wasting Bullets”

An article by posted on May 24, 2015 0 Comments
Frustrated Gee Says Mets Have Him “Wasting Bullets”

After learning that he will make one more minor-league rehab start with Double-A Binghamton on Wednesday, an exasperated and frustrated Dillon Gee told reporters that the Mets have him “wasting bullets.” Initially expected to rejoin the rotation this week, and after tossing 6.1 scoreless innings for St. Lucie on Thursday, the Mets unexpectedly squashed that […]

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No Time Like The Present To Honor Our Past

An article by posted on May 23, 2015 0 Comments
No Time Like The Present To Honor Our Past

Ready? Set? Go!!! Quick. Name FIVE San Diego Padres to have their number retired. A few weeks back I needed to get recharged and drove one hour north of Las Vegas to Valley of Fire State Park. One of the many things to see amongst the 42,000 acres of red sandstone formations, shifting sand dunes […]

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Mets Have An Early Must Win Series Against the Nationals

An article by posted on April 30, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Have An Early Must Win Series Against the Nationals

While it is still early in the season, it is NOT premature for the Mets to approach this weekend’s series with Washington with a sense of urgency and purpose. It would be wrong to call it critical, just as it would be to say it is like any other series. Clearly, it is not. Earlier […]

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Mets Keep Winning, Attendance Keeps Climbing, What A Concept

An article by posted on April 21, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Keep Winning, Attendance Keeps Climbing, What A Concept

A report by Cody Derespina on Newsday points out that through the Mets’ first seven home games this season, the team is averaging 35,268 fans. 2015: 35,268 (7-0) 2014: 30,506 (2-5) 2013: 27,811 (5-2) 2012: 32,317 (4-3) 2011: 30,027 (1-6) 2010: 32,685 (3-4) 2009: 37,424 (4-3) It’s the highest average attendance during the same time […]

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