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Curtis Granderson Helps Power Mets to Victory

An article by posted on August 31, 2016 0 Comments
Curtis Granderson Helps Power Mets to Victory

Curtis Granderson did not enter the game until the sixth inning as a pinch-hitter Tuesday night. It though was still one of his best offensive games of the year as the Mets defeated the Marlins by a score of 7-4, overtaking them in the Wild Card and NL East standings. Granderson, batting for starter Seth […]

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Cespedes Walk-Off Homer Gives Mets 2-1 Win Over Marlins!

An article by posted on August 29, 2016 0 Comments
Cespedes Walk-Off Homer Gives Mets 2-1 Win Over Marlins!

The New York Mets (67-64) defeated the Miami Marlins (67-64) by a score of 2-1 at Citi Field Monday evening in extra innings.  Pitching: Rafael Montero was on the mound for the Mets tonight facing Marlins ace Jose Fernandez and he did about as well as could have reasonably been expected.  Montero walked far too […]

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

An article by posted on August 29, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Marlins vs Mets, 7:10 PM

Monday, August 29, 2016 • 7:10 p.m. Citi Field • Flushing, N.Y. RHP Jose Fernandez (13-7, 2.91) vs. RHP Rafael Montero (0-0, 11.57) SNY • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The Mets couldn’t complete the sweep yesterday as they could could get runners on the bases early, but failed to bring them home. […]

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Montero Recalled, T.J. Rivera Sent to Las Vegas

An article by posted on August 29, 2016 0 Comments
Montero Recalled, T.J. Rivera Sent to Las Vegas

The Mets announced that they have recalled right-hander Rafael Montero from the Binghamton Mets to make the start tonight against the Marlins. T.J. Rivera has been optioned back to the Las Vegas 51s in the corresponding move. Montero, 25, was 4-2 with a 1.70 ERA (nine ER/47.2 IP) in eight starts at Binghamton including two straight […]

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Mets Have More Games Against Losing Teams Than Any Other Contender

An article by posted on August 29, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Have More Games Against Losing Teams Than Any Other Contender

The Mets have drastically improved their position in the standings over the last week. They have won six of their last eight games, and now sit just 2.5 games behind the Cardinals for the second Wild Card spot. They have become the hottest team in contention over the last week, and have injected newfound hope […]

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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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Stanton Out For The Season, Marlins Considering A-Rod and Gomez

An article by posted on August 15, 2016 0 Comments
Stanton Out For The Season, Marlins Considering A-Rod and Gomez

Faced with the loss of Giancarlo Stanton for the rest of the season, the Marlins are considering both Alex Rodriguez (unconditionally released) and Carlos Gomez (designated for assignment) according to various reports. MLB Network Radio’s Jim Bowden says it’s inevitable that the Marlins could sign Rodriguez to play first base, according to his sources. Marlins […]

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A New Hope: Remaining Schedule A Strength

An article by posted on August 15, 2016 0 Comments
A New Hope: Remaining Schedule A Strength

The New York Mets enter play on Monday night in Arizona against the Diamondbacks with 45 games remaining on the season.  They find themselves just 2.5 games out of the second wild card spot chasing the likes of the Marlins, Pirates, and Cardinals.  After completing what seemed like the impossible Sunday in winning back to […]

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

An article by posted on August 13, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Padres vs Mets, 7:10 PM

Saturday, August 13, 2016 • 7:10 p.m. Citi Field • Flushing, N.Y. RHP Jarred Cosart (0-1, 5.79) vs. RHP Jacob deGrom (7-5, 2.35) WPIX • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The Mets are slipping fast and need a life raft. Hopefully that comes in the form of Jacob deGrom today as he takes on the […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets @ Tigers, 1:10 PM

An article by posted on August 7, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets @ Tigers, 1:10 PM

Sunday, August 7, 2016 • 1:10 p.m. Comerica Park • Detroit, MI RHP Jacob deGrom (7-5, 2.41) vs. RHP Anibal Sanchez (6-11, 6.26) SNY • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The Mets and Tigers finally conclude their series this afternoon as Jacob deGrom takes on Anibal Sanchez. Jacob deGrom is 15-3 with a 1.57 […]

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