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Ron Hunt: The Mets’ First Real All Star

An article by posted on January 13, 2017 0 Comments
Ron Hunt: The Mets’ First Real All Star

As is still the case today, every team gets to send at least one player to the All Star Game. In 1962 and 1963, the Mets sent Richie Ashburn and Duke Snider respectively, although both were well past their prime. But in 1964, for the first time, a Met was selected to start in the […]

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Mets To Play Army To Conclude Spring Training

An article by posted on January 12, 2017 0 Comments
Mets To Play Army To Conclude Spring Training

On March 31, the New York Mets will play the Army baseball team at West Point in an exhibition game according to Adam Rubin of ESPN. Pitchers and catchers for the Mets will report on February 12 and their first Grapefruit League game will be on February 24 against the Boston Red Sox. The game […]

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Odd Man Out

An article by posted on December 30, 2016 0 Comments
Odd Man Out

Once the Mets re-signed Yoenis Cespedes, it became obvious that an outfielder would be traded. The logical candidate was Jay Bruce. Although he had done little since the Mets acquired him at the 2016 trade deadline, Bruce was not yet 30 years old and has been a reliable middle of the order power hitter for […]

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MLB Outlaws Hazing By Dressing Rookies As Women

An article by posted on December 13, 2016 0 Comments
MLB Outlaws Hazing By Dressing Rookies As Women

Major League Baseball has created an Anti-Hazing and Anti-Bullying Policy that includes the prevention of hazing rookies by dressing them up as women or female characters. According to Ronald Blum of the Associated Press, prohibits “requiring, coercing or encouraging” players from “dressing up as women or wearing costumes that may be offensive to individuals based on […]

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Happy Thanksgiving Day From Everyone At MMO!

An article by posted on November 24, 2016 0 Comments
Happy Thanksgiving Day From Everyone At MMO!

On behalf of everyone at Metsmerized Online, we would like to wish all of you a very Happy Thanksgiving. Have yourselves a wonderful day and make some great memories with your friends, families and loved ones. Thanks to the New York Mets for another fun and exciting season, the second one in a row. Thanks […]

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Psychics Agree: No Fifth Year For Cespedes

An article by posted on November 23, 2016 0 Comments
Psychics Agree: No Fifth Year For Cespedes

The New York Post indicated that the Mets remain interested in signing Yoenis Cespedes to a four year contract, but a fifth year could wind up being a deal breaker. We can spend all day speculating about the actual reason for this rumored line in the sand. Many fans still think the Wilpons have no intention of signing […]

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President Obama Awards Medal of Freedom to Vin Scully

An article by posted on November 16, 2016 0 Comments
President Obama Awards Medal of Freedom to Vin Scully

Vin Scully, among 20 others, have been named by President Barack Obama as this year’s recipients of the Presidential Medal of Freedom. The President described the honor as, “Not just our nation’s highest civilian honor – it’s a tribute to the idea that all of us, no matter where we come from, have the opportunity […]

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The Binghamton Mets Are Now the Rumble Ponies

An article by posted on November 3, 2016 0 Comments
The Binghamton Mets Are Now the Rumble Ponies

The Binghamton Mets have been renamed the Binghamton Rumble Ponies. The renaming of the team was part of the new affiliation agreement between the Mets and Binghamton’s new owner John Hughes. As Hughes told WBNG, “What I’m looking to do is strengthen the ties between the team and the community. I want the community to […]

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Mets Free Agents Who Were Better Than Their Reputation

An article by posted on October 29, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Free Agents Who Were Better Than Their Reputation

The suffering-rich tradition of the New York Mets is rivaled by few other organizations in pro sports, so it’s only natural that fans are going to lash out at some of their players. This is especially true of the many free agent acquisitions that went sour during their tenures with the Mets. But sometimes, fans […]

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Curtis Granderson Winner of 2016 Roberto Clemente Award

An article by posted on October 28, 2016 0 Comments
Curtis Granderson Winner of 2016 Roberto Clemente Award

Congratulations to New York Mets outfielder Curtis Granderson who was just named the recipient of the 2016 Roberto Clemente Award. “Curtis Granderson is an outstanding ambassador for our game and a positive role model for kids,” Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred said in a statement. “His commitment to the many communities that have touched his life […]

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