Tag: lineup

Tyler Clippard Will Remain Mets’ Primary Setup Man

An article by posted on October 8, 2015 0 Comments
Tyler Clippard Will Remain Mets’ Primary Setup Man

According to a report by Adam Rubin of ESPN New York, manager Terry Collins said Thursday that he expects to stick with Tyler Clippard as his primary setup man in the National League Division Series. Collins had tossed out the idea that he was considering flipping Clippard with Addison Reed who has settled into the […]

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How Sandy Alderson Pulled It Off

An article by posted on October 6, 2015 0 Comments
How Sandy Alderson Pulled It Off

Here’s a fascinating article by Mike Rosenbaum of MLB.com who spoke to Mets general manager Sandy Alderson about a variety of topics including how his rebuild centered around high-upside pitching prospects. “The strategy in building the team focused on the pitching, primarily the starting pitching, and that’s where the enthusiasm for our franchise’s future began […]

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Mets Open Up 1.5 Game Lead For Home Field Advantage

An article by posted on September 28, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Open Up 1.5 Game Lead For Home Field Advantage

Before the Mets rolled into Cincinnati for their four-game series against the Reds at Great American Ball Park, the Los Angeles Dodgers had opened up a 2.5 game lead in the battle for home field advantage in the National League Divisional Series. However, after the Mets completed a sweep of the Reds this weekend and […]

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What It Means To Be A Mets Fan

An article by posted on September 21, 2015 0 Comments
What It Means To Be A Mets Fan

I’m not a cocky, pompous or obnoxious baseball fan. I was brought up with the game, played it the right way, and have tremendous amounts of respect for the rules of the game. I don’t brag about my team, even when they’re doing good, and I am as fair as possible, giving credit where credit […]

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Wright Drives Home Game Winning Hit Against Miami

An article by posted on September 15, 2015 0 Comments
Wright Drives Home Game Winning Hit Against Miami

In yesterday’s 4-3 victory over the Marlins, David Wright delivered the biggest hit of the game. Wright blasted a RBI double over the head of center fielder Christian Yelich, to break the game’s tie 3-3 and give the Mets the lead. It was his second double of the game and his ninth RBI of the […]

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Michael Cuddyer Will Return To Lineup Monday

An article by posted on September 14, 2015 0 Comments
Michael Cuddyer Will Return To Lineup Monday

According to Adam Rubin from ESPN, Mets outfielder Michael Cuddyer will return to the starting lineup on Monday when the New York Mets open up a three-game series vs the Miami Marlins at Citi Field. Cuddyer has been bothered by a right wrist injury which has kept him out of the Mets lineup for the […]

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10 Signs You Root for the New York Mets

An article by posted on September 12, 2015 0 Comments
10 Signs You Root for the New York Mets

Meaningful September baseball? A real lineup? A starting rotation that dominates, and a reliable bullpen? Are we sure these are the same Mets that looked all but dead in June? The short answer is no, they aren’t; they’re a rejuvenated, electric, never-say-die bunch that feed off the crowd’s energy while simultaneously creating their own (and […]

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Murphy Could Return To Lineup Today, Cuddyer Still Uncertain

An article by posted on September 7, 2015 0 Comments
Murphy Could Return To Lineup Today, Cuddyer Still Uncertain

Infielder Daniel Murphy could return to the starting lineup on Monday when the NL East leading Mets open up a crucial three game series against the second place Nationals in DC. As for outfielder Michael Cuddyer, the Mets are not sure yet as he continues to receive further treatment on his ailing right wrist. Murphy […]

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MMO Fan Shot: Cespedes Has Made The Mets Offense Lethal

An article by posted on September 3, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Fan Shot: Cespedes Has Made The Mets Offense Lethal

An MMO Fan Shot from Sgt. Kevin Belickis, USMC Entering play on July 31st, The New York Mets offense ranked at the bottom of the MLB at 3.56 runs per game. Let’s be honest with ourselves, they were horrible. They were three games over .500, but somehow just three games out of first place coming […]

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Kevin Long Has The Lineup Back On Track

An article by posted on September 2, 2015 0 Comments
Kevin Long Has The Lineup Back On Track

Mark Herrmann of Newsday writes about the impact that hitting coach Kevin Long has made during his first season with the Mets. Even though the offense struggled mightily earlier in the season, he managed to stay positive and has helped the lineup back on track. “I think overall I’m a positive guy and I know […]

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