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Travis d’Arnaud Should Stop Losing Starts to Rene Rivera

An article by posted on August 25, 2016 0 Comments
Travis d’Arnaud Should Stop Losing Starts to Rene Rivera

With injuries and poor production, the Mets have seemingly been rotating players at every position this season. One position that has been in a constant state of flux is catcher. Travis d’Arnaud is a victim of injuries and poor production, which has led to an increased role for Rene Rivera. Both players have received significant […]

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How the Wild Card Competition Stacks Up

An article by posted on August 23, 2016 0 Comments
How the Wild Card Competition Stacks Up

Ahead of a huge three game set against the St. Louis Cardinals, the 62-62 New York Mets are at .500 and are 4.5 games back of the Cardinals for the second Wild Card spot. Even with a good series here, nothing is guaranteed as the Mets are one of four teams currently within five games […]

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MMO Game Recap: Giants 8, Mets 1

An article by posted on August 20, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Giants 8, Mets 1

The New York Mets (60-62) were defeated by the San Francisco Giants (68-54) tonight at AT&T Park by a score of 8-1. With the St. Louis Cardinals winning tonight, the Mets fall to 5.5 games back for the second wild card. Pitching: Seth Lugo got the ball for the Mets tonight in place of Steven […]

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3 Up 3 Down: Mets Avoid Sweep In Motown

An article by posted on August 8, 2016 0 Comments
3 Up 3 Down: Mets Avoid Sweep In Motown

3 Up  1.  Mr. Clutch  For the second time in a week, the Mets were able to avoid being swept because of the bat of Neil Walker. Yesterday, it was Walker who hit a go-ahead two-run home run in the ninth inning off of Francisco Rodriguez which gave the Mets a 3-1 lead. Walker has […]

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Juan Lagares Underwent Successful Thumb Surgery

An article by posted on August 2, 2016 0 Comments
Juan Lagares Underwent Successful Thumb Surgery

Update – Aug 2 The Mets announced that Juan Lagares underwent successful surgery on Monday to repair the torn ligament in his left thumb. Team doctors say it will be a six-week recovery before Lagares can resume baseball activities. The Mets signed Justin Ruggiano to a major league deal to replace Lagares on Saturday, but he pulled […]

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Cespedes Ruled Out Of Tuesday’s Starting Lineup

An article by posted on August 1, 2016 0 Comments
Cespedes Ruled Out Of Tuesday’s Starting Lineup

Update – Aug 1 After tonight’s 6-5 loss to the New York Yankees, manager Terry Collins spoke to reporters and said that left fielder Yoenis Cespedes will not be in the starting lineup on Tuesday for a third straight game. Collins added that he is hoping that Cespedes will be available to pinch-hit, but he won’t know […]

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Ruggiano Leaves Game With Strained Left Hamstring

An article by posted on August 1, 2016 0 Comments
Ruggiano Leaves Game With Strained Left Hamstring

New York Mets center fielder Justin Ruggiano left Monday night’s game against the New York Yankees after the third inning with a mild left hamstring strain. Ruggiano, who was just acquired on Saturday, had grounded into a double play in the third inning and came up lame. Michael Conforto replaced him in the lineup while Alejandro De Aza moved […]

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Cespedes Out of Lineup After Quad Injury Flares Up

An article by posted on July 28, 2016 0 Comments
Cespedes Out of Lineup After Quad Injury Flares Up

All Star outfielder Yoenis Cespedes is not in the lineup on Thursday as the Mets begin a four game series against the Colorado Rockies. Terry Collins told reporters that his strained right quadriceps flared up last night as he continues to battle through this injury which forced Cespedes to miss a few games earlier this month. Cespedes, […]

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3 Up 3 Down: Mets Drop Series to Cubs at Wrigley

An article by posted on July 21, 2016 0 Comments
3 Up 3 Down: Mets Drop Series to Cubs at Wrigley

3 Up  1. Thor Gets Velo Back The stage was set on Tuesday night with two of the top arms in the league going head to head in the middle game of the series. It was one the Met surely had to have, after dropping the opener on Monday night. Although he struggled at times, Noah […]

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Mets Receive Good Signs Heading Into Chicago

An article by posted on July 18, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Receive Good Signs Heading Into Chicago

After a demoralizing loss on Saturday, the Mets quickly turned things around with a convincing 5-0 victory yesterday over the Phillies. Behind the dominance of Jacob deGrom, who fired a one-hitter, the Mets took the series and head into Chicago with serious momentum. “We know we’re heading to a place where we’ll be facing a […]

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