Tag: Curtis Granderson

Mets Need To Maximize Duda and d’Arnaud

An article by posted on April 15, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Need To Maximize Duda and d’Arnaud

Lost in the midst of a thrilling win over the Philadelphia Phillies last night was the fact that the Mets starting catcher, Travis d’Arnaud, plated yet another run last night. He continues to lead the team in that category with seven RBI’s in as many games. Lucas Duda has also emerged as the best all-around […]

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3 Up 3 Down: Mets Salvage The Finale!

An article by posted on April 13, 2015 0 Comments
3 Up 3 Down: Mets Salvage The Finale!

3 Up A Different Core Four Earlier this spring, Matt Harvey referred to a unit within the team known as the ”core four” and in it the team’s most valuable players.  It included himself and David Wright, Curtis Granderson and newly acquired outfielder Michael Cuddyer.  Harvey may have been on to something with the title, but he […]

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2015 Mets Over and Unders

An article by posted on April 6, 2015 0 Comments
2015 Mets Over and Unders

With a new Mets season thankfully – and perhaps mercifully – upon us, ten of us at MMO looked to the future and pondered the many possibilities and outcomes of the months ahead. I love doing Over and Unders each new season and here’s what we came up with this year. I consolidated our results […]

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Granderson Has Sore and Swollen Knee, But Not Worried

An article by posted on April 2, 2015 0 Comments
Granderson Has Sore and Swollen Knee, But Not Worried

Update: Marc Carig reports that Curtis Granderson has a sore and swollen knee after being hit by a fastball from pitcher Lance Lynn on Thursday. The Mets right fielder says he isn’t worried about it. April 2 12:45 PM Curtis Granderson left Thursday’s game after being hit on the right leg, near the knee, by […]

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MMO Game Recap: Cardinals 5, Mets 4

An article by posted on March 27, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Cardinals 5, Mets 4

The Mets (14-10) missed out on a chance to move into first place in the Grapefruit League on Friday, falling 5-4 to the Cardinals (10-8) on the road. Matt Harvey got the start for the Mets on his 26th birthday and pitched well. Harvey pitched 4.1 innings, striking out 5 and walking none while allowing […]

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Lucas Duda To Start Against Lefties

An article by posted on March 24, 2015 0 Comments
Lucas Duda To Start Against Lefties

Adam Rubin (ESPN) reported that the Mets now plan on starting Lucas Duda against left-handed pitching this year.  “He just faced two of the best lefties in the game and went up there with a great approach,” said manager Terry Collins, who was referring to Duda’s recent success against AL veteran southpaws David Price and […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 5, Cardinals 4

An article by posted on March 20, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 5, Cardinals 4

The Mets (9-8) beat the Cardinals (7-6) by a score of 5-4 on Friday afternoon at Tradition Field.  Bartolo Colon got the start for the Mets and was his usual self, keeping the opposition in check without ever looking like he was dominating in any way. Colon pitched 4.2 innings, allowing 2 runs on 6 […]

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MMO Fan Shot: March Madness Mets Style!

An article by posted on March 18, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Fan Shot: March Madness Mets Style!

“It’s Mets March Madness, Baby!!!” An MMO Fan Shot by Spencer Barnes In honor of the phenomenon that brings grown men to tears, turns underdogs into Cinderellas, and makes young children look smarter than ESPN analysts, I present to you March Madness—New York Mets edition. In the spirit of all things optimistic, let’s call it […]

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Wilmer Flores Blasts 3-Run Homer As Mets Rout Braves 13-2

An article by posted on March 13, 2015 0 Comments
Wilmer Flores Blasts 3-Run Homer As Mets Rout Braves 13-2

The New York Mets crushed their division rival Atlanta Braves by a score of 13-2 on Friday afternoon in Tradition Field. Jon Niese (2.84 ERA) started the game and allowed three hits in 3.2 scoreless innings, striking out three and walking only one. Niese is looking good, my friends. Sean Gilmartin (9.82 ERA) allowed a […]

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Matt Reynolds Is Making His Presence Known

An article by posted on March 11, 2015 0 Comments
Matt Reynolds Is Making His Presence Known

Matt Reynolds has impressed many within the Mets organization this spring, continuing on his stellar development that spanned over two minor league levels last season. Mike Puma (NY Post) recently discussed the meteoric rise of the 24 year old prospect who is considered a multi-faceted player with the potential to see major league time soon. “He’s probably not that […]

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