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Dominican Republic Shuts Out Venezuela 3-0

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Dominican Republic Shuts Out Venezuela 3-0

In a crucial game to both teams, the Dominican Republic shut out Venezuela this evening in the World Baseball Classic by a score of 3-0 . Edinson Volquez got the start for the DR and provided 4.1 scoreless innings. Volquez scattered four hits and two walks while striking out six batters. He has a 1.13 […]

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Jacob deGrom In Mid Season Form

An article by posted on 15/03/2017 0 Comments
Jacob deGrom In Mid Season Form

So far this spring, Jacob deGrom has pitched 10 innings. In those 10 innings, he has struck out 13 batters and allowed just one walk and five hits. His ERA sits at a cool 0.90 as he’s surrendered just one earned run, a solo home run by Brian McCann. Speaking with Abbey Mastracco of NJ.com, […]

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Sandy Alderson Discusses the 2017 Mets and More

An article by posted on 09/03/2017 0 Comments
Sandy Alderson Discusses the 2017 Mets and More

New York Mets general manager Sandy Alderson recently sat down for a Q&A with Mark Feinsand from MLB.com. He discussed the 2017 Mets and how they got to this point from way back in 2011. When Sandy Alderson was brought in as the Mets General Manager in 2011, the team was on a stretch of missing […]

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Cespedes Saw Doctor For Sore Quad, Listed As Day To Day

An article by posted on 05/03/2017 0 Comments
Cespedes Saw Doctor For Sore Quad, Listed As Day To Day

Yoenis Cespedes was removed from the game on Sunday because his quadriceps muscle tightened up on him. He saw a doctor this afternoon who said it was nothing more than soreness and he is listed as day-to-day. Cespedes went 2-for-2 in the game with a solo home run before exiting and is batting .538 this […]

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Barring Injury, Wright Could Set Mets’ Home Run Record in 2017

An article by posted on 02/02/2017 0 Comments
Barring Injury, Wright Could Set Mets’ Home Run Record in 2017

One of the more overlooked players on the Mets heading into the 2017 season has been the one who’s been on the team the longest: David Wright. Wright has played in just 75 games over the last two seasons, and his play has definitely dipped from what it was during his heyday. But if he […]

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Ruben Tejada Signs Minor League Deal With Yankees

An article by posted on 12/12/2016 0 Comments
Ruben Tejada Signs Minor League Deal With Yankees

According to Jerry Crasnick on Twitter, former Mets shortstop Ruben Tejada has signed a Minor League deal with the New York Yankees. He has also been invited to big league spring training camp. After helping get the New York Mets to the 2015 NLDS until his leg was broken by Chase Utley, Tejada spent 2016 […]

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Tigers To Shop J.D. Martinez At Winter Meetings

An article by posted on 29/11/2016 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 27/10/2016 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 11/10/2016 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 01/10/2016 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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