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MMO Players of the Week: Great Debuts and Nothing New

An article by posted on May 19, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Players of the Week: Great Debuts and Nothing New

Thank God the Brewers exist, or else I would have had a very bad week. I really don’t want to remember that Cubs series (seriously, is Wrigley Field cursed?), but it’s not like that much really happened offensively anyway. The pitching was phenomenal per usual, but the staff got the short end of the stick […]

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Here Comes The Grandy Man!

An article by posted on May 18, 2015 0 Comments
Here Comes The Grandy Man!

Don’t look now ladies and gentleman, but Curtis Granderson is on a major tear, and better than that, he’s in the midst of a desperately needed power surge. I’m shocked at how widely ignored Granderson’s recent play is in the Mets universe, but maybe this post will spur others on. Granderson hit his second leadoff […]

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MMO Game Recap: Cubs 6, Mets 1

An article by posted on May 12, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Cubs 6, Mets 1

The New York Mets (20-13) were beaten by the Chicago Cubs (17-15) by a score of 6-1 on Tuesday night. Pitching: Noah Syndergaard made his Major League debut tonight, turning in an impressive but uneven start. After striking out Dexter Fowler, the first big league batter he faced, he went 5.1 innings, allowing 3 ER […]

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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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With A Mighty Swing Of His Bat, Lagares Snaps Hitless Streak

An article by posted on May 10, 2015 0 Comments
With A Mighty Swing Of His Bat, Lagares Snaps Hitless Streak

Juan Lagares broke out of his 0-for-16 slump on Saturday night, with a dramatic two-run homer in the seventh inning to give the Mets a 3-2 lead en route to a big win against the Phillies in Citizens Bank Park. “It has been a struggle for me the last couple of games,” said Lagares after […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 6, Phillies 5

An article by posted on April 15, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 6, Phillies 5

The Dark Knight returned to flushing. The New York Mets (5-3) defeated the Philadelphia Phillies (3-5) by a score of 6-5 on #HarveyDay. While Matt Harvey wasn’t as dominant as he was a week ago in Washington D.C. However, he still had a quality start, pitching six innings while giving up three earned runs and […]

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Mets Remain Confident They’ll Acquire Lefty Reliever In Coming Week

An article by posted on March 29, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Remain Confident They’ll Acquire Lefty Reliever In Coming Week

After Saturday’s 10-2 win, the Mets re-assigned reliever Scott Rice to minor league camp. The move now leaves just Dario Alvarez and Sean Gilmartin as the only lefthanded relievers in big league camp. Adam Rubin wrote in his briefing this morning that the Mets’ left-handed relief answer may very well come from outside the organization in the next […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 8, Nationals 3

An article by posted on March 26, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 8, Nationals 3

The Mets defeated the Washington Nationals by a score of 8-3 at Space Coast Stadium this evening. Offense: Matt Reynolds went 2-for-2 with a home run, a sacrifice fly and three RBI’s after coming off the bench in the 7th inning. Reynolds is hitting a robust .378 so far this spring. Juan Lagares added a […]

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Is A Potential Power Surge In David Wright’s Future?

An article by posted on March 24, 2015 0 Comments
Is A Potential Power Surge In David Wright’s Future?

It may only be spring training, but David Wright is starting to look like his old self again. In Sunday’s game against the Yankees, Wright launched an opposite field home run off of CC Sabathia. Then on Tuesday, Wright went 1-for-3 and blasted a towering two-run homer off Collin McHugh, his third of the spring. […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 11, Nationals 9

An article by posted on March 12, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 11, Nationals 9

The Mets defeated the Nationals by a score of 11-9 during today’s spring training matchup in Port St. Lucie. New York jumped out to a quick 1-0 lead in the first with a solo home run from Curtis Granderson. Granderson finished the day going 1 for 2 with a walk. Michael Cuddyer also contributed early […]

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