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Lazaro Armenteros: Will Mets Continue To Ignore Premium International Free Agents

An article by posted on January 18, 2016 0 Comments
Lazaro Armenteros: Will Mets Continue To Ignore Premium International Free Agents

Latest Cuban Phenom Lazaro Armenteros Declared A Free Agent Last week the question was posed here on MMO as to whether or not the Mets should trade LHP Steven Matz and another player to the Red Sox for shortstop prospect Yoan Moncada. The trade was proposed by Baseball America and I have a huge problem […]

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Hot Stove: Jeff Samardzija Lands 5-Year, $90 Million Deal with Giants

An article by posted on December 6, 2015 0 Comments
Hot Stove: Jeff Samardzija Lands 5-Year, $90 Million Deal with Giants

Mothers don’t let your babies grow up to be cowboys. Let them grow up to be below average starting pitchers with mediocre stuff instead. The San Francisco Giants have signed free agent right-hander Jeff Samardzija to a five-year, $90 million contract on Saturday. Samardzija, 30. went 11-13 with a 4.96 ERA last season which ranked […]

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Live From New York, It’s… Noah Syndergaard

An article by posted on November 22, 2015 0 Comments
Live From New York, It’s… Noah Syndergaard

Noah Syndergaard continued his whirlwind tour of New York City with a stop on the set of NBC’s Saturday Night Live. He posted a photo of himself with the historic and familiar SNL backdrop on Instagram. Syndergaard, 23, is having the time of his life taking in all the great sights and happenings the city […]

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An MMO Original: The Say-Hey Kid Comes Home

An article by posted on August 22, 2015 0 Comments
An MMO Original: The Say-Hey Kid Comes Home

As we all know, the Mets were created fill the gap left after the departure of the Giants and the Dodgers from the city of New York following the 1957 season. In the four year period before the advent of the Amazin’s, Gotham’s National League fans were left to follow their teams as best they […]

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An MMO Original: Losing Streaks Are Part of the Game

An article by posted on August 18, 2015 0 Comments
An MMO Original: Losing Streaks Are Part of the Game

Three losses to the Pirates at Citi Field ignited a case of the jitters throughout Met land. The unbridled euphoria Met fans had experienced over a recent winning streak and their teams ascent to the top of the National League’s Eastern Division dimmed some over the weekend. Based on our most recent experiences and stretching […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 4, Giants 1

An article by posted on July 8, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 4, Giants 1

The Mets (44-42) defeated the San Francisco Giants (43-43) by a score of 4-1 this afternoon at AT&T Park. Jacob deGrom and Jake Peavy matched each other pretty much pitch for pitch until the sixth inning when the Mets finally broke into the run column. Ruben Tejada reached base on a dunker to right field, […]

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Despite Recent Run Of Success, Interest In Jon Niese Remains Stagnant

An article by posted on July 8, 2015 0 Comments
Despite Recent Run Of Success, Interest In Jon Niese Remains Stagnant

Despite the recent run of success by lefthander Jon Niese, Andy Martino of the Daily News says it’s done little if anything to increase his value or interest in him. Baseball people he checked in with were impressed that Niese had pitched well against quality teams like the Blue Jays, Cubs and Giants, but noted […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Giants, 3:45 PM

An article by posted on July 8, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Giants, 3:45 PM

The New York Mets and San Francisco Giants play a rubber match this afternoon as the Mets look to take the series in a 3:45 PM matinee at AT&T Park. All-Star Jacob deGrom (8-6, 2.30 ERA) will toe the mound for the Mets and will oppose Jake Peavy (0-3, 6.43 ERA) for the Giants. Mets […]

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MMO Game Recap: Giants 3, Mets 0

An article by posted on July 8, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Giants 3, Mets 0

The Mets (43-42) were defeated by the Giants (43-42) by a score of 3-0 Tuesday Night / Wednesday morning at AT&T Park. Pitching: Bartolo Colon started for the Mets, going 6 innings allowing 3 runs (2 earned) on 10 hits and 4 strikeouts. While the Giants’ hits were, for the most part, not hit too […]

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At Long-Last, A Well Deserved Win For Jon Niese

An article by posted on July 7, 2015 0 Comments
At Long-Last, A Well Deserved Win For Jon Niese

It’s been more than eight weeks since Mets lefty starter Jon Niese earned a win, despite a month-long run of spectacular starts. But on Monday, against the reigning World Series champion Giants, the veteran southpaw finally got the “W” and a well deserved one at that. Niese might’ve pitched his best game of the season […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 3, Giants 0

An article by posted on July 7, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 3, Giants 0

The Mets defeated the Giants by a score of 3-0 tonight at AT&T Park in San Francisco. Offense: While the Mets lineup struggled for most of the game against Chris Heston, they broke out for three runs in a thrilling 9th inning. It all started with a leadoff single Michael Cuddyer. Kirk Nieuwenhuis then doubled […]

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