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Tigers To Shop J.D. Martinez At Winter Meetings

An article by posted on November 29, 2016 0 Comments
Tigers To Shop J.D. Martinez At Winter Meetings

According to a report by John Perrotto of FanRag, the Detroit Tigers are expected to shop outfielder J.D. Martinez at the Winter Meetings next week. He’s one of several high priced veterans the team is looking to deal as they seek to get younger while shedding some payroll. Martinez, 29, batted .307/.373/.535 this past season […]

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October 27, 1986: The Dream Has Come True

An article by posted on October 27, 2016 0 Comments
October 27, 1986: The Dream Has Come True

Miraculous as Game 6 of the 1986 World Series was, all it did was force a seventh and deciding game. Do you remember seeing the replay of Red Sox catcher Carlton Fisk waving for the ball to stay fair in the 1975 World Series? That home run gave the Red Sox a thrilling 12-inning victory […]

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Bartolo Colon’s Home Run Headlines the Mets Award Nominees

An article by posted on October 11, 2016 0 Comments
Bartolo Colon’s Home Run Headlines the Mets Award Nominees

MLB has announced the candidates for the 2016 esurance MLB Awards.  MLB and esurance has given fans an opportunity to vote on their favorites from a number of categories with the fan vote accounting for 20% of the decision making in giving out the award.  With the Mets having a roller coaster of a year […]

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METS ARE GOING TO THE PLAYOFFS!!! CLINCH HOME FIELD!!!

An article by posted on October 1, 2016 0 Comments
METS ARE GOING TO THE PLAYOFFS!!! CLINCH HOME FIELD!!!

The New York Mets (87-74) defeated the Philadelphia Phillies (70-91) by a score of 5-3 at Citizens Bank Park Saturday afternoon.  The Mets have clinched the first wild card spot and will have home field advantage in their upcoming postseason game Wednesday. Pitching: Bartolo Colon was on the mound for the Mets today and it […]

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Mike Piazza Jersey on Display at the 9/11 Memorial

An article by posted on September 21, 2016 0 Comments
Mike Piazza Jersey on Display at the 9/11 Memorial

Today marks the 15th anniversary of Mike Piazza‘s most important home run.  In the first game back in New York after the 9/11 terrorist attacks, he hit a two-run home run off Steve Karsay to give the Mets a 3-2 lead: The home run is often credited with helping New Yorkers, especially Mets fans, in […]

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Mets Set Franchise Home Run Record, Continue Winning

An article by posted on September 18, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Set Franchise Home Run Record, Continue Winning

With Curtis Granderson‘s two game-saving home runs in last night’s 3-2 win over the lowly Twins, this year’s Mets team officially shattered the franchise’s single-season team home run record, which now sits at 201. The team came in tied with the 2006 Mets, who racked up 199 homers over a full season. Granderson’s second home […]

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Remembering September 11

An article by posted on September 11, 2016 0 Comments
Remembering September 11

I can’t believe that its been 15 years since that awful and unforgettable day. I guess it’s true what they say, time does not heal all wounds. The pain of what happened on September 11th, 2001 has not subsided. We can put the tragedy of what took place on that day in the back of […]

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Mets Winning Streak Snapped As They Fall to Braves 4-3

An article by posted on September 10, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Winning Streak Snapped As They Fall to Braves 4-3

The New York Mets (75-67) were defeated by the Atlanta Braves (55-87) by a score of 4-3 at Turner Field Saturday evening. With a Cardinals win, the Mets fall a half-game behind the Cardinals for the second wild-card spot.  Pitching: Bartolo Colon was on the hill for the Mets tonight and he pitched a good […]

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Mets Blast Their Way to Sweep of Reds in 6-3 Win

An article by posted on September 7, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Blast Their Way to Sweep of Reds in 6-3 Win

The New York Mets (74-66) defeated the Cincinnati Reds (57-81) by a score of 6-3 Wednesday afternoon at Great American Ballpark. This puts the Amazins only half a game behind the Cardinals for the second wild card spot for now. Offense: Jose Reyes started the game off with a bang, cracking a home run on the […]

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Neil Walker Homers To Salvage Series In Mets 3-1 Win

An article by posted on August 7, 2016 0 Comments
Neil Walker Homers To Salvage Series In Mets 3-1 Win

The New York Mets (57-54) defeated the Detroit Tigers (61-50) by a score of 3-1 at Comerica Park Sunday afternoon.  With the win, the Mets will temporarily move to 8.5 games back of the Washington Nationals for the division lead. Pitching: Jacob deGrom was on the mound for the Mets today and he was in […]

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