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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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Juan Uribe Continues To Produce Timely Hits

An article by posted on August 31, 2015 0 Comments
Juan Uribe Continues To Produce Timely Hits

He may just be hitting .209 in 29 games since joining the Mets, but Juan Uribe has had an enormous impact on this team in more ways that one. He also has had a bit of a flair for the dramatic. In yesterday’s 5-4 win over the Boston Red Sox, Uribe again found himself with […]

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The New and Improved Michael Cuddyer

An article by posted on August 31, 2015 0 Comments
The New and Improved Michael Cuddyer

Ladies and gentlemen, meet Michael Cuddyer. You may recognize the name from someone you knew back in June or July, but this is in fact somebody else entirely. It appears that a 3-week-long DL stint was exactly what Michael Cuddyer needed to finally get his season on track. During Sunday’s 5-4 win against the Boston […]

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The New Look Mets Offense Can Be One of the NL’s Best.

An article by posted on August 26, 2015 0 Comments
The New Look Mets Offense Can Be One of the NL’s Best.

To say that the Mets offense was bad in the first half of the season would be an understatement. The Mets crawled into this year’s All Star Break ranked 28th in runs and dead last in batting average. According to Baseball Prospectus and FanGraphs, the Mets were actually lucky to be a high as 28th in […]

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David Wright Goes 3-for-4 For St. Lucie

An article by posted on August 21, 2015 0 Comments
David Wright Goes 3-for-4 For St. Lucie

Mets third baseman David Wright went 3-for-4 with a run scored tonight for St. Lucie as he continues his final two tuneup games before he’s activated on Monday in Philadelphia. Wright raised his average to .375 in seven games during his rehab assignment. Mets manager Terry Collins said that Wright will not be an everyday player […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Orioles, 7:05 PM

An article by posted on August 18, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Orioles, 7:05 PM

The New York Mets (63-55) begin their road trip with a short two-game series against the Baltimore Orioles at Camden Yards on Tuesday night. All-Star Jacob deGrom (11-6, 2.03) will try to stop the Mets’ three-game skid and will oppose Orioles right-hander Kevin Gausman (2-4, 4.48) at 7:05 PM. The Mets have won eight straight […]

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Move Over Yankees, This is a Mets Town Now

An article by posted on August 14, 2015 0 Comments
Move Over Yankees, This is a Mets Town Now

Move over Yankees, there is a new sheriff in town. In a city that has been dominated by the big brother New York Yankees since Carlos Beltran was left frozen on an Adam Wainwright curveball in 2006, the tide has been turning for the Amazin Mets, the only first place team that plays in the […]

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Lucas Duda Out For Third Straight Game With “Stiff Back”

An article by posted on August 13, 2015 0 Comments
Lucas Duda Out For Third Straight Game With “Stiff Back”

While it was expected that Lucas Duda would return to the lineup on Thursday, the Mets first baseman continues to remain out of action with a stiff back. “There’s a concern,” Terry Collins said about Duda after saying it was not a big deal on Tuesday. “He got some medicine last night. The trainers and […]

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Lucas Duda Was Scratched With Bad Back

An article by posted on August 11, 2015 0 Comments
Lucas Duda Was Scratched With Bad Back

Lucas Duda was scratched from Tuesday night’s lineup due to a stiff back, said manager Terry Collins. It was initially believed that Duda was getting a routine game off with a left-handed pitcher on the mound. Daniel Murphy is starting at first base in Duda’s place, with Michael Cuddyer making his return to the lineup […]

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