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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Marlins, 7:10 PM

An article by posted on May 5, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Marlins, 7:10 PM

The Mets conclude their road trip with a three-game set against the Miami Marlins beginning tonight at 7:10 PM. Miami owns the best home record in the majors at 14-5 at Marlins Park this season. Jon Niese (2-2, 2.20 ERA) opposes right-hander Nathan Eovaldi (2-1, 2.58) in the series opener.  Niese has pitched nine consecutive starts allowing three runs or less, tied for the […]

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Chris Young Is Dangerous!

An article by posted on April 28, 2014 0 Comments
Chris Young Is Dangerous!

One of the highlights of Sunday’s 4-0 win over the Marlins was watching outfielder Chris Young blast a shot in the fifth inning that just missed being a home run as the wind drifted foul. Almost everyone thought it was gone, including the pitcher who served it up, Tom Koehler, who turned and watched and then […]

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Lost In Translation: Zack Wheeler Stands and Delivers

An article by posted on April 28, 2014 0 Comments
Lost In Translation: Zack Wheeler Stands and Delivers

What an incredible start to the Mets season as they head to Philadelphia with a 14-11 record, good enough for second place in the very tough National League East. The hits have been scant, the runs have been scarce, but this team keeps chugging along. “If you have the pitching, anything can happen,” David Wright said […]

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MMO Game Thread: Marlins vs Mets, 1:10 PM (SNY)

An article by posted on April 27, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Marlins vs Mets, 1:10 PM (SNY)

The Mets complete the final contest in a 10-game homestand this afternoon when they complete their series against the Miami Marlins at 1:10 PM. Dillon Gee (1-1, 3.58 ERA) takes the mound for the Mets and will be opposed by Marlins right-hander Tom Koehler (2-1, 2.13). New York starting pitchers went 11 straight starts dating back to April 14 allowing three […]

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MMO Game Thread: Marlins vs Mets, 7:10 PM (SNY)

An article by posted on April 26, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Marlins vs Mets, 7:10 PM (SNY)

After taking the first game of the series in dramatic style, the Mets look to continue their winning ways in the middle game against the Miami Marlins tonight at Citi Field. Jenrry Mejia (3-0, 1.99 ERA) opposes right-hander Kevin Slowey (0-0, 4.15) in a 7:10 PM start. Mejia heads into Saturday on a roll. The 24-year-old is 3-0 with […]

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Mets Defense Leading the Way

An article by posted on April 26, 2014 0 Comments
Mets Defense Leading the Way

What a refreshing sight last night to see the Mets lose the lead, and not quit.  For the first time in what seems like forever, the Mets didn’t mope around as if the game was already over when the Marlins pulled ahead late. Their come from behind victory is exactly the type of game that changes a […]

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MMO Game Thread: Marlins vs Mets, 7:10 PM (PIX)

An article by posted on April 25, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Marlins vs Mets, 7:10 PM (PIX)

The Mets, fresh off taking three of four from the defending National League champion St. Louis Cardinals, take on their division rival Miami Marlins beginning tonight at Citi Field. Zack Wheeler (1-2, 4.63 ERA) opposes right-hander Henderson Alvarez (1-2, 2.66) in the 7:10 PM series opener. Wheeler is throwing a first pitch strike 59.4% of the time in 2014, compared […]

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Braves Official: Mets Pitching A Force To Be Reckoned With

An article by posted on March 27, 2014 0 Comments
Braves Official: Mets Pitching A Force To Be Reckoned With

Peter Gammons polled baseball execs, coaches and scouts on which young pitchers turned some heads in Spring Training and unsurprisingly, Noah Syndergaard ranked No. 1 in his survey. “Physical, hard, power sink. Absolute potential star,” says one pro scouting director. “Has the power pitcher mentality.” What I found pretty cool were a couple of comments […]

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Only The Marlins Are A Worse Draw On Road Than Mets

An article by posted on March 26, 2014 0 Comments
Only The Marlins Are A Worse Draw On Road Than Mets

Here is a different way to look at the secondary ticket market. (Hat tip to Joanne) Sreekar Jasthi of Nerd Wallet took a different approach and analyzed how visiting teams impacted ticket prices overall. Using current ticket pricing data from TiqIQ, here is a chart showing the results of their team by team comparison. Not surprisingly, […]

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Spring Training Recap: Mets 10, Cardinals 4

An article by posted on March 16, 2014 0 Comments
Spring Training Recap: Mets 10, Cardinals 4

A split squad of the Mets pounded the St. Louis Cardinals 10-4 on Sunday afternoon at Roger Dean Stadium in Jupiter. The Mets had 19 hits in the game and went 8-for-20 with RISP. Highlights: Jonathon Niese left the game after two innings with elbow discomfort and is heading to New York for an MRI. He allowed two runs […]

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