Tag: hitting

MMO Game Recap: Mets 4, Blue Jays 3

An article by posted on June 15, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 4, Blue Jays 3

A tremendous effort by Noah Syndergaard, a resilient performance by an exhausted bullpen, and some very timely hitting, capped off with a Wilmer Flores walk-off single, propelled the Mets (35-30) to a 4-3 win against the Blue Jays (34-31) tonight in 11 innings. Syndergaard, coming off two sub-par outings, toed the rubber for the Mets […]

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Mets “Really” Ramping Up Efforts To Trade Gee or Niese

An article by posted on June 6, 2015 0 Comments
Mets “Really” Ramping Up Efforts To Trade Gee or Niese

According to Jon Heyman of CBS Sports, Dillon Gee and Jon Niese are very much still available as the Mets would like to make room for top pitching prospect Steven Matz in their six-man rotation. “Word around league is Mets really ramping up effort to try and trade not just Dillon Gee, but Jon Niese as […]

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Mets Minor League Recap: Smiths’ Streak To 16, Cecchini White Hot

An article by posted on June 4, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Minor League Recap: Smiths’ Streak To 16, Cecchini White Hot

Memphis 4, Las Vegas (29-25) 3 The 51′s offense struggled again culminating in their 8th straight loss, they haven’t scored more than 3 three runs in a game during the losing streak. They jumped out to an early 3-0 lead thanks to the power of Matt Reynolds who hit a 1st inning 3-run homerun as […]

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Mets Minor League Recap: Conforto AA Debut, Smith Blasts Walk-off HR!

An article by posted on May 31, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Minor League Recap: Conforto AA Debut, Smith Blasts Walk-off HR!

Nashville 6, Las Vegas (29-21) 1 Duane Below was coming off back-to-back complete game wins but was unable to keep the magic going as the 51′s dropped their 4th straight game. Below was solid thought going 6 innings allowing only two runs on seven hits, two walks, while striking out two. Cody Satterwhite followed giving […]

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MMO Fan Shot: Taking Stock of the Mets, the Magic of Memorial Day

An article by posted on May 26, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Fan Shot: Taking Stock of the Mets, the Magic of Memorial Day

An MMO Fan Shot by Marc M. (Not4) Memorial Day Weekend marks not only the unofficial beginning of summer but also is viewed as perhaps the first seminal day for determining whether a team’s hot start is for real.  It’s easy to dismiss hot starts as nothing more than anomalies borne from small sample sizes […]

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Mets Minors: Conforto, Rivera, Smith, Morris Are Red Hot

An article by posted on May 26, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Minors: Conforto, Rivera, Smith, Morris Are Red Hot

Who’s Hot: John Church – Las Vegas. The 23rd round pick of the Mets in the 2009 draft may no longer be considered a “prospect” at age 28, but he’s putting together a very solid season in the Vegas pen. Entering Monday’s action, he hasn’t been scored upon in his last 6 appearances, and in […]

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Can Matt Reynolds Be An Everyday Shortstop? One Scout Doesn’t Think So…

An article by posted on May 23, 2015 0 Comments
Can Matt Reynolds Be An Everyday Shortstop?  One Scout Doesn’t Think So…

While the Mets continue to monitor whether Wilmer Flores is viable at shortstop, and making the decision to stick with him for another month, there has been a lot of speculation about infield prospect Matt Reynolds. The Mets have been hesitant to promote Reynolds, preferring instead to leave him in Las Vegas where he can […]

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Mets Not Panicking Despite Falling Out Of First

An article by posted on May 21, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Not Panicking Despite Falling Out Of First

With another Mets blowout loss and another Nationals win over the Yankees, the Mets officially fell out of first place in the NL East for the first time since April 14. Despite that, manager Terry Collins insisted that no one in the clubhouse is panicking right now. “We’re not even out of May”, said Collins. “There’s […]

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John Mayberry Jr. Is Batting .130 Against Lefty Pitching

An article by posted on May 12, 2015 0 Comments
John Mayberry Jr. Is Batting .130 Against Lefty Pitching

The Mets signed John Mayberry in the offseason to a one year, $1.45 million contract mainly because of his success hitting against lefties. Mayberry is mainly a bench player, but manager Terry Collins has put him in the starting lineup vs opposing lefty pitchers and benches Curtis Granderson or Lucas Duda to get him in […]

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MMO Players of the Week: An Unconventional Week for an Unconventional Team

An article by posted on May 12, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Players of the Week: An Unconventional Week for an Unconventional Team

Alright, this is better. After losing three series in a row, the Mets got over the minor hiccup by winning their next two. Although a series of two games shouldn’t really count as a series, I’ll take any sort of uplifting stat that I can. Now, this week was special in that not only were […]

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