Tag: James Loney

Giancarlo Stanton Overshadows Jose Reyes’ Return to Citi Field

An article by posted on July 6, 2016 0 Comments
Giancarlo Stanton Overshadows Jose Reyes’ Return to Citi Field

On his return to Citi Field, Jose Reyes tipped his helmet to a standing ovation and then silenced the crowd with his 0-4 appearances at the plate. “They showed me a lot of love and I respect,” he said. “I didn’t know what to expect when I came here today and to see the crowd […]

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MMO Players Of The Week: Only The Loney & Robles Is More

An article by posted on June 28, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Players Of The Week: Only The Loney & Robles Is More

The New York Mets opened up the week of June 19-25th with a crushing loss at the hands of Julio Teheran, who one-hit the Mets in a complete game shutout, winning 6-0. The Mets were swept by the Braves in that weekend series, scoring a total of only four runs at home. They dropped to […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets Take Early Lead, But Fall Apart In Loss To Nationals

An article by posted on June 27, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets Take Early Lead, But Fall Apart In Loss To Nationals

The New York Mets (40-35) fell to the Washington Nationals (45-32) by a score of 11-4 on Monday night in DC. With the loss (and obviously, the Washington win), New York fell 4 games back in the division, while also falling half a game behind the now-second-place Miami Marlins. The Mets had a nice start […]

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James Loney Has Exceeded Expectations

An article by posted on June 25, 2016 0 Comments
James Loney Has Exceeded Expectations

New York Mets first-baseman James Loney has been everything and more than anyone could have asked for. Replacing the production of Lucas Duda is no easy task, but Loney has done quite a job in his absence. Loney has been a boost at the plate and in the field, flashing a solid bat to go […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets Hang On In Wild One To Beat Braves 8-6

An article by posted on June 24, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets Hang On In Wild One To Beat Braves 8-6

The New York Mets (39-33) defeated the Atlanta Braves (25-48) by a score of 8-6 at Turner Field Friday evening. Offense:  Aaron Blair wasn’t very good tonight and the Mets took advantage. The Mets got things started in the top of the second inning.  Neil Walker started the inning off with a sharp single into […]

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Wilmer Flores Has Been Crushing It Since Taking Over At Third Base

An article by posted on June 11, 2016 0 Comments
Wilmer Flores Has Been Crushing It Since Taking Over At Third Base

Coming into the season, the New York Mets were hoping that Wilmer Flores would transition into the role of a super utility player in the infield. He would be able to bounce to all four infield positions, with sights set on the corners especially. The Mets looked like they were going to have one of […]

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Mets Reserves Key Victory Against Fish; Win 6-4

An article by posted on June 4, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Reserves Key Victory Against Fish; Win 6-4

The Mets (31-23) defeated the Miami Marlins (29-27) by a score of 6-4 today at Marlins Park, and in the process, secured the series victory. Pitching: Bartolo Colon toed the rubber for the Mets this evening, and despite getting hit hard, was able to limit the damage and hold the Marlins to just two runs […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets Get Back To Crushing, Beat Marlins 6-2

An article by posted on June 3, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets Get Back To Crushing, Beat Marlins 6-2

The New York Mets (30-23) defeated the Miami Marlins (29-26) by a score of 6-2 at Marlins Park Friday evening.  With a Nationals loss, the Mets are now only two back for the division lead. Pitching: Noah Syndergaard toed the rubber for the Mets and was his usual dominant self tonight.  Syndergaard went seven innings, […]

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Mets Acquire James Loney From Padres For Cash Considerations

An article by posted on May 28, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Acquire James Loney From Padres For Cash Considerations

James Loney has been acquired by the Mets in a trade with the San Diego Padres, reports ESPN’s Adam Rubin. The Mets are trading cash considerations for the veteran first baseman. Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports, first reported that the Mets were scouting Loney in El Paso on Friday. Loney, 32, is batting .342 with a […]

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Featured Post: What Mets Can Do Internally and Externally to Fix First Base

An article by posted on May 28, 2016 0 Comments
Featured Post: What Mets Can Do Internally and Externally to Fix First Base

The Lucas Duda injury coupled with Travis D’Arnaud being already sidelined leaves a gaping hope at the bottom of the Mets lineup. In Tuesday’s loss to Washington, the bottom four of the order were Eric Campbell, Kevin Plawecki, Ty Kelly and the pitcher. You could make the case that those are three AAA bats and […]

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Dilson Herrera Homers Twice, Drives In Five in 12-10 Las Vegas Loss

An article by posted on May 14, 2016 0 Comments
Dilson Herrera Homers Twice, Drives In Five in 12-10 Las Vegas Loss

Several times during each season, we see what is sometimes called a PCL Special. A game where the ball flies out of the park, and base hits rain down left, right and center. Maybe some walks and errors for good measure. Runs accumulate on the scoreboard before you can blink. Friday night’s contest between Las Vegas […]

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