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Some Kind Of Wonderful

An article by posted on October 10, 2015 0 Comments
Some Kind Of Wonderful

I just finished reading an article on another site that said last night proved the Mets “are a good team” and “belong on this stage.” Gee, that’s weird… I thought the fact the Mets spent 3 1/2 months in first place and another 2 1/2 months within ear shot of first place was proof enough […]

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NLDS Game 1 Thread: Mets vs Dodgers, 9:45 PM, #BeatLA

An article by posted on October 9, 2015 0 Comments
NLDS Game 1 Thread: Mets vs Dodgers, 9:45 PM, #BeatLA

At long last the wait is over. After four gruelling days off, the New York Mets finally open their best-of-five division series against the Los Angeles Dodgers at 9:45 PM on Friday at Dodgers Stadium. Jacob deGrom (14-8, 2.54) steps into the spotlight as the Mets Game 1 starter and he will oppose none other […]

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Collins: Granderson Was One Of Our Biggest Pieces This Season

An article by posted on October 9, 2015 0 Comments
Collins: Granderson Was One Of Our Biggest Pieces This Season

You could make the claim that Yoenis Cespedes has been the biggest key to the Mets success in 2015, even if he only joined the team more than halfway through the season. Or perhaps you could even say that Jacob deGrom has been the most important piece to the puzzle for a team that just […]

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Cespedes and Wright Say Mets Starters Can Steal The Show

An article by posted on October 9, 2015 0 Comments
Cespedes and Wright Say Mets Starters Can Steal The Show

Third baseman David Wright had some sage advice for teammates Jacob deGrom, Noah Syndergaard, Matt Harvey and Steven Matz on Thursday. He says that if the four of them can stay within themselves and pitch to their abilities, they each have a chance to steal the show and distinguish themselves as bonafide stars on the National […]

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NLDS Report: Mattingly Has High Praise For Mets Starting Pitchers

An article by posted on October 8, 2015 0 Comments
NLDS Report: Mattingly Has High Praise For Mets Starting Pitchers

Los Angeles Dodgers manager Don Mattingly heaped plenty of praise on the Mets young trio of Jacob deGrom, Noah Syndergaard and Matt Harvey before his team’s workout Wednesday at Dodger Stadium. “Those guys are really good,” said Mattingly, the former Yankees star entering his third straight postseason with the Dodgers. “We’ve been looking at them […]

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Michael Cuddyer Just Wants To Win

An article by posted on October 8, 2015 0 Comments
Michael Cuddyer Just Wants To Win

Despite losing his starting job during the middle of the year, Michael Cuddyer still has a positive outlook on the season. He says that winning is the most important factor of all, and he does not regret his decision to come to New York. During the offseason, Cuddyer rejected a one year $15 million dollar […]

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Wilmer Flores Ready To Go After Battling Strep Throat

An article by posted on October 8, 2015 0 Comments
Wilmer Flores Ready To Go After Battling Strep Throat

The crazy year that has been the 2015 season for Mets infielder Wilmer Flores took another turn this past week. Flores who sparsely played in the final two weeks of the regular season has been sidelined by strep throat. “It’s definitely been a different year with everything that happened. I don’t know how to describe […]

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MMO Roundtable: What Will Be The Key To Beating The Dodgers?

An article by posted on October 7, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Roundtable: What Will Be The Key To Beating The Dodgers?

Here is the first of an 8-Part MMO Roundtable Series where our staff will handle a variety of questions about the Mets Post Season as well as looking ahead to the Hot Stove Season and 2016. What Will Be The Key To Beating The Dodgers In The NLDS? Mike Simon – Jacob deGrom reverting to […]

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Behold, October Makes All Things New

An article by posted on October 7, 2015 0 Comments
Behold, October Makes All Things New

For those of you getting squeamish about this upcoming playoff series with the Dodgers, allow me to enumerate at least three reasons for you to relax. First, there is the long layoff between Sunday’s finale and game one of the NLDS. For as long as many of us can remember, baseball’s post-season would begin close […]

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MMO Exclusive: Michael Conforto Talks About Beating Dodgers With Metsmerized

An article by posted on October 7, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Exclusive: Michael Conforto Talks About Beating Dodgers With Metsmerized

Fifteen months ago, Michael Conforto had completed his junior year at Oregon State University. In a matter of days, he will participate in his first MLB postseason game. Conforto told me before Sunday’s 1-0 win over the Nationals that being called up so soon after being drafted has “accelerated” his development. Now nearly on the […]

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