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The Mets Center Field Dilemma

An article by posted on August 3, 2016 0 Comments
The Mets Center Field Dilemma

The Mets acquisition of Jay Bruce was designed to solve the Mets’ offensive woes, and more importantly, their difficulty with hitting with runners in scoring position. However, the move coupled with Yoenis Cespedes‘ injury, only exacerbates the team’s center field problem. As Barry Bloom reports for MLB.com, Sandy Alderson admits it’s not an ideal situation. “As […]

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Duda Takes Offense To Royals Coach Comments About Errant World Series Throw

An article by posted on April 3, 2016 0 Comments
Duda Takes Offense To Royals Coach Comments About Errant World Series Throw

According to a report by Marc Carig of Newsday, Mets first baseman Lucas Duda is still bothered by a comment made by Royals third base coach Rusty Kuntz five months ago after Kansas City won the World Series. Regarding Duda’s throwing error in the ninth inning of Game 5, Kuntz said, “Bless his heart, Duda. He’s […]

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Mets vs Nationals Rained Out, Harvey Pitches In Minor League Game

An article by posted on March 19, 2016 0 Comments
Mets vs Nationals Rained Out, Harvey Pitches In Minor League Game

Today’s game between the New York Mets and the Washington Nationals has been rained out in Viera, Fla.. Meanwhile back at St. Lucie, Mets right-hander Matt Harvey pitched in a minor league game on Saturday morning. He allowed six runs (five earned) in 3 1/3 innings pitched. Harvey was done after 71 pitches. “I think the biggest thing […]

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

An article by posted on March 14, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Tigers, 1:05 PM (WOR)

The New York Mets travel to Lakeland, Florida to take on the Detroit Tigers on Monday. RHP Jacob deGrom was a late scratch and in his place RHP Seth Lugo will take the mound for the Mets. He will oppose Daniel Norris for the Tigers in a 1:05 PM showdown at Joker Marchant Stadium. Also pitching for […]

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MMO Game Thread: Cardinals vs Mets, 1:10 PM (SNY)

An article by posted on March 10, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Cardinals vs Mets, 1:10 PM (SNY)

New York Mets right-hander Noah Syndergaard takes his turn on Thursday to make his Spring Training debut. He’ll go up against left-hander Jaime Garcia and the St. Louis Cardinals in a 1:10 PM game at Tradition Field. First Pitch is at 1:10 PM. The game will be televised on SNY. New York Mets Curtis Granderson, RF Asdrubal Cabrera, SS Yoenis […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Braves, 1:05 PM

An article by posted on March 8, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Braves, 1:05 PM

The New York Mets head to Orlando, Fla. where they will play the Atlanta Braves at Champion Stadium this afternoon. 1:05 PM ET. Matt Harvey will make his first start of the spring for the Mets and will oppose RHP Matt Wisler for the Braves in a 1:05 PM matchup. Also slated to pitch for […]

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

An article by posted on March 6, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Braves vs Mets, 1:10 PM

Atlanta Braves at New York Mets Tradition Field – 1:10 PM RHP Kyle Kendrick vs LHP Sean Gilmartin Also expected to pitch for the Mets this afternoon are Stolmy Pimentel, Addison Reed, and Jim Henderson. Second baseman Dilson Herrera tripled and scored the go-ahead run and Hansel Robles produced a four-out save as the Mets beat […]

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

An article by posted on March 4, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Marlins vs Mets, 1:10 PM

The New York Mets (0-1) will host the Miami Marlins (0-1) in their Grapefruit League home opener this afternoon at Tradition Field in Port St. Lucie. LHP Justin Nicolino (5-4, 4.01) gets the start for the Marlins and will oppose. RHP Logan Verrett (1-2, 3.59) for the Mets in the 1:10 PM matinee. Also expected to pitch […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Nationals, 1:05 PM – Let’s Get It On!

An article by posted on March 3, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Nationals, 1:05 PM – Let’s Get It On!

The New York Mets (0-0) begin their 2016 Grapefruit League season on Thursday afternoon against the Washington Nationals (1-0) in Viera, FL at 1:05 PM ET. It’s the first of six spring matchups with the Nats and the first of three at Space Coast Stadium in Viera. The game will not air SNY, but can be heard […]

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NYC Ban On Smokeless Tobacco Won’t Help Without Culture Change

An article by posted on February 5, 2016 0 Comments
NYC Ban On Smokeless Tobacco Won’t Help Without Culture Change

This is a whole new generation. When I was growing up, we had candy cigarettes (gone) and Big League Chew (still around). While playing baseball, we used to have the candy cigarettes so we could smoke like Keith Hernandez, or we would shove a ton of Big League Chew in our mouths to look like Lenny Dykstra. […]

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Manfred: DH Not Coming To The National League

An article by posted on January 25, 2016 0 Comments
Manfred: DH Not Coming To The National League

In an interview with Jerry Crasnick of ESPN.com, MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred said the National League will not adopt the designated hitter. “The most likely result on the designated hitter for the foreseeable future is the status quo,” Manfred said. “I think the vast majority of clubs in the National League want to stay where […]

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