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Morning Grind: Oh, How Sweep It Is!

An article by posted on September 10, 2015 0 Comments
Morning Grind: Oh, How Sweep It Is!

After Stephen Strasburg absolutely dominated the Mets hitters all night on Wednesday, it seemed like 2-1 might be an insurmountable deficit. Strasburg was dealing right out of the gate, making the Mets look silly, striking out hitters left and right with his filthy hook that was falling right off the table. I should have known […]

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Magic Number 17! Mets Increase Division Lead To 7, Sweep Nationals 5-3!

An article by posted on September 9, 2015 0 Comments
Magic Number 17! Mets Increase Division Lead To 7, Sweep Nationals 5-3!

The Mets (78-61) defeated the Washington Nationals (71-68) tonight at Nationals Park by a score of 5-3, and in the process, completing the series sweep. Offense:  Stephen Strasburg took the ball for the Nationals, as Washington looked to salvage the final game of the series and avoid the sweep. Through the first seven innings, the […]

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Kirk Delivers Game Winning Blast Against Papelbon

An article by posted on September 9, 2015 0 Comments
Kirk Delivers Game Winning Blast Against Papelbon

Even though Kirk Nieuwenhuis is having a disappointing season overall when you examine his overall numbers, he delivered the biggest hit of the year in last night’s dramatic victory over the Washington Nationals. In a tie game in the 8th inning facing Nationals’ All-Star closer Jonathan Papelbon, Nieuwenhuis crushed a solo home run to right […]

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Mets Launch 16 Hit Attack, Defeat Phillies 9-4

An article by posted on September 2, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Launch 16 Hit Attack, Defeat Phillies 9-4

The Mets (74-59) defeated the Philadelphia Phillies (53-81) by a score of 9-4 tonight at Citi Field. Offense: The Mets got on the board first tonight, as in the second inning, David Wright singled to lead off the frame, and was driven in on a double by Kelly Johnson. The very next batter, Ruben Tejada, […]

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Michael Conforto: Something Wicked This Way Comes

An article by posted on September 1, 2015 0 Comments
Michael Conforto: Something Wicked This Way Comes

Wicked? Yes. Wicked Awesome! Michael Conforto just continues to look better and better the more he plays. Last night, he homered for the fourth time this season (second time at home) and finished the game going 2-for-2 with a walk. His opposite field solo home run in the fifth inning gave the Mets the lead, […]

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Neither Matz nor Syndergaard Will Be Used In Relief

An article by posted on August 30, 2015 0 Comments
Neither Matz nor Syndergaard Will Be Used In Relief

On Saturday, veteran right-hander Bartolo Colon made his first relief appearance in over four years, when he pitched three shutout innings for the Yankees against the Orioles on April 14, 2011. Colon, 42, came into the ninth with the Mets down 3-1 and worked a scoreless inning, striking out two and allowing a David Ortiz […]

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Cuddyer Has Been Red-Hot Since Return From DL

An article by posted on August 27, 2015 0 Comments
Cuddyer Has Been Red-Hot Since Return From DL

Michael Cuddyer continued his hot hitting last night in Philadephia where he went 3-for-5 with a home run, double, and 3 RBI in a Mets 9-4 win over the Phillies. In 13 games since being activated from the DL, Cuddyer is batting .369 with four doubles, two home runs, and seven RBI in 39 at-bats. […]

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Murphy Is Having Another Solid Season, Will He Be A Met Next Year?

An article by posted on August 20, 2015 0 Comments
Murphy Is Having Another Solid Season, Will He Be A Met Next Year?

During the Mets 5-4 loss to the Baltimore Orioles, Daniel Murphy had another big night at the plate. He crushed a solo home run in the first inning, and he later drove in a key run with a RBI single in the 5th. Ever since a rough month of April, he’s completely turned his season […]

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MMO Game Recap: Orioles 5, Mets 4

An article by posted on August 19, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Orioles 5, Mets 4

The Mets (64-56) were defeated by the Baltimore Orioles (62-57) by a score of 5-4 tonight at Camden Yards. Pitching:  Noah Syndergaard got the start for the Mets, and got himself into immediate danger in the first inning. The rookie right-hander let up a lead-off double to Manny Machado, which was followed by a single from […]

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Mets Edge Orioles 5-3 In Nail-Biter, deGrom Magnificent

An article by posted on August 18, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Edge Orioles 5-3 In Nail-Biter, deGrom Magnificent

The Mets (64-55) defeated the Orioles (61-57) by a score of 5-3 on Tuesday night in Baltimore. Pitching: Jacob deGrom started for the Mets and was, once again, magnificent. He pitched 7 2/3 masterful innings, allowing 1 run on 5 hits with 6 strikeouts and a walk throwing 100 pitches. The only run came on […]

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