Tag: James Loney

Young Arms and Healthy Bats Revive Mets Wild Card Hunt

An article by posted on August 24, 2016 0 Comments
Young Arms and Healthy Bats Revive Mets Wild Card Hunt

Another dubious decision by manager Terry Collins could have caused damaging results, but the Mets were saved by a couple of pitching prospects who performed gracefully under pressure. In a must win series opener against the Cardinals, starter Jon Niese lasted a third of an inning as his faulty knee failed him, retiring only one […]

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MMO Game Recap: D’Backs Crush the Mets 13-5 to Take Series

An article by posted on August 18, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: D’Backs Crush the Mets 13-5 to Take Series

The New York Mets were defeated by the Arizona Diamondbacks by a score of 13-5 on Wednesday night. The D-Backs win the series and have taken 5 out of 6 games against the Mets this year. With the loss, the Mets now drop to four games behind the St. Louis Cardinals for the second Wild […]

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Mets Squander Early Chances As Yankees Win 9-5

An article by posted on August 3, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Squander Early Chances As Yankees Win 9-5

The New York Mets (55-52) were defeated by the New York Yankees (54-53) by a score of 9-5 Wednesday night at Yankee Stadium. Offense: The game got off to a roaring start, thanks to Curtis Granderson who launched the second pitch of the game for a “Yankee Stadium home run,” 316 feet to the 315 […]

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Familia’s Saves Streak Ends With Heartbreak

An article by posted on July 28, 2016 0 Comments
Familia’s Saves Streak Ends With Heartbreak

For the second straight day the Mets grabbed the elusive RISP brass ring, only to have it fall on the carousal floor Wednesday night after the Cardinals rallied for two runs in their 5-4 win. Jeurys Familia stepped onto the mound in the top of the 9th holding a one run lead in his trusty right […]

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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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