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Mets Are A Bandbox Team Playing In A Pitcher’s Park

An article by posted on October 29, 2014 0 Comments
Mets Are A Bandbox Team Playing In A Pitcher’s Park

An adaptation is a trait that plays a role in the survival of a given organism. Animals adapt to their surroundings by means of natural selection because those who are not well adapted to their environments die off — like a penguin in the Sahara. Humans adapt as well … my wife tells me I […]

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Why Haven’t Mets Pitchers Hit In 2014?

An article by posted on September 26, 2014 0 Comments
Why Haven’t Mets Pitchers Hit In 2014?

Pitchers getting hits in baseball is like a trick play in the NFL. It works a very small percentage of the time but when it does, it can impact the game in a big way. You never expect the pitcher to get a hit but you appreciate it every once in a while. The Mets […]

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Latest on Colon: All Quiet On The Western Front

An article by posted on August 30, 2014 0 Comments
Latest on Colon: All Quiet On The Western Front

With only today and tomorrow left for the Mets to try and swing a deal for Bartolo Colon, the buzz around baseball is, All Quiet on the Western Front. To begin, Mets GM Sandy Alderson summed things up as follows on Thursday: “I would say right now there’s a lot less going on than some people […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 11, Dodgers 3

An article by posted on August 24, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 11, Dodgers 3

The Mets (61-70) were able to salvage the final game of their road trip this afternoon at Dodger Stadium, defeating the Dodgers (74-58) by a score of 11-3. What you should know: The Dodgers got on the board first in the bottom of the first inning, as Adrian Gonzalez hit a two out double and […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Dodgers, 4:10 PM (Colon’s Last Stand?)

An article by posted on August 24, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Dodgers, 4:10 PM (Colon’s Last Stand?)

The Mets will try and avoid getting swept when they take on the Los Angeles Dodgers at 4:10 PM on Sunday at Dodger Stadium. Bartolo Colon (11-10, 3.85 ERA) returns from the bereavement list and will oppose right-hander Kevin Correia (7-13, 4.87 ERA) for the Dodgers. Colon returns to make what could be his final […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Dodgers, 9:05 PM

An article by posted on August 23, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Dodgers, 9:05 PM

The Mets continue their weekend series against the Los Angeles Dodgers tonight at 9:10 PM. Rookie righthander Jacob deGrom (6-5, 2.87) comes off the disabled list and will oppose All-Star Zack Greinke (12-8, 2.75) for the Dodgers. DeGrom established a rookie franchise record hurling 67.1 innings without allowing a home run before the streak was snapped in his last start. He […]

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Justin Turner Was On A Mission Last Night

An article by posted on August 23, 2014 0 Comments
Justin Turner Was On A Mission Last Night

Dodgers utility man Justin Turner put on a heck of show last night, seemingly doing everything he could to beat his old teammates. Turner turned two key double plays against the Mets, and was no slouch at the plate singling, doubling, drawing a walk and scoring a run. Turner also stole a base and nearly […]

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MMO Game Recap: Dodgers 6, Mets 2

An article by posted on August 23, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Dodgers 6, Mets 2

The Los Angeles Dodgers bested the Mets 6-2, behind seven strong innings from starting pitcher Dan Haren (11-10).   The Mets got off to a fast start with a lead off solo homerun from right fielder Curtis Granderson (16). However the Dodgers tied the game up in the third inning with a Dee Gordon RBI […]

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Montero and Germen Likely To Be Demoted To Make Room For Colon and deGrom

An article by posted on August 21, 2014 0 Comments
Montero and Germen Likely To Be Demoted To Make Room For Colon and deGrom

Adam Rubin surmises that the Mets will likely demote Gonzalez Germen and Rafael Montero when the Mets activate Jacob deGrom on Saturday and Bartolo Colon on Sunday. There is also the possibility that the Mets could simply find a candidate who they could place on the DL, perhaps Jenrry Mejia who in addition to a knee […]

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Mets Offseason Hitting Trade Targets

An article by posted on August 17, 2014 0 Comments
Mets Offseason Hitting Trade Targets

The days of power hitters are over. Those that do remain are in such high demand that the thought of acquiring one will cost you an arm or a leg. If the Mets want a realistic shot to upgrade on offense, they will have to explore all options and alternatives available in the market. Here […]

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