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Jeurys Familia Will Remain The Team’s Closer

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Jeurys Familia Will Remain The Team’s Closer

According to Marc Carig of Newsday, a team official said that the addition of Tyler Clippard does not change the top of the hierarchy in the backend of the bullpen. In other words, Jeurys Familia remains the closer of the New York Mets despite his recent struggles. That’s the way it should be. Clippard will be […]

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Mets Acquire A’s Closer Tyler Clippard

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Mets Acquire A’s Closer Tyler Clippard

The New York Mets have acquired right-handed reliever Tyler Clippard from the Oakland A’s in exchange for minor league RHP Casey Meisner according to Jon Heyman of CBS Sports. The Mets are reportedly receiving $1 million in cash as part of the deal. So Clippard ends up costing approximately $2.5 million dollars to the Mets. Quite […]

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There’s Finally Hope in Queens

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There’s Finally Hope in Queens

“Wait until 2015.” That’s been the phrase we’ve all heard for roughly the past five years as Mets fans. Well now it’s here and tomorrow, when the Mets get set to play their 100th game of the season against the San Diego Padres, they sit just two games back of the NL East leading Washington […]

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Johnson and Uribe Give Mets A New Look and New Attitude

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Johnson and Uribe Give Mets A New Look and New Attitude

It’s amazing how a couple of minor additions like Juan Uribe and Kelly Johnson could change the entire complexion and dynamic of the lineup. Having those two as options adds length as well strength to the lineup, something this team has desperately needed for the better part of the last three months. For weeks I’ve […]

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Mets Heavily Scouting Reds Slugger Jay Bruce

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Mets Heavily Scouting Reds Slugger Jay Bruce

Beat reporter Anthony DiComo of MLB.com, continues to hear that the Mets continue to look at Cincinnati Reds outfielder Jay Bruce and that they are scouting him heavily. Having already shipped off Johnny Cueto to the Kansas City Royals, the Reds have made it known that they are looking to unload their big salaried players as […]

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Mets Shift Focus To Acquiring Late Inning Reliever

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Mets Shift Focus To Acquiring Late Inning Reliever

Jon Heyman was a guest of Lori Rubinson on WFAN on Sunday night, and when asked what he felt the Mets would do before now and the trade deadline, he said he expects them to add a solid setup reliever like Tyler Clippard or other quality relievers that are out there and available. He likes […]

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Travis d’Arnaud Has Two Hits In Rehab Start

An article by posted on July 27, 2015 0 Comments
Travis d’Arnaud Has Two Hits In Rehab Start

Mets catcher Travis d’Arnaud, who is trying to recover from a left sprained elbow, is getting ever so closer to rejoining the team. On Sunday, d’Arnaud went 2-for-4 with a run scored as the DH for Double-A Binghamton in an 8-0 win. He also caught five innings on Saturday with the B-Mets after the team […]

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Featured Post: Team Responds After Collins Puts Them All On Notice

An article by posted on July 26, 2015 0 Comments
Featured Post: Team Responds After Collins Puts Them All On Notice

Prior to Saturday’s 15-2 Mets blowout victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers, Mets manager Terry Collins put all Mets position players “on notice” especially the underperforming hitters. Collins message was fairly simple. Play well and you’ll keep playing. Play badly and you will be benched. “Whoever’s swinging the bat’s going to play,” said Collins. “It’s about […]

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Juan Uribe Lifts Mets To Within Two Games Of First Place

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Juan Uribe Lifts Mets To Within Two Games Of First Place

The Mets won in exciting fashion on Sunday, as newly acquired Juan Uribe singled off the center-field wall against former teammate Kenley Jansen to score Curtis Granderson with one out in the bottom of the 10th inning to give the Mets a stunning 3-2 walk-off win against the Dodgers at Citi Field. Uribe collected his […]

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MMO Game Recap: Bang, Zoom! Mets Win Wild Walkoff 3-2!

An article by posted on July 26, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Bang, Zoom! Mets Win Wild Walkoff 3-2!

The Mets (51-48) defeated the Los Angeles Dodgers (56-44) by a score of 2-0 this afternoon at Citi Field, and in the process, salvaging the series split. Jacob deGrom started for the Mets, and he was absolutely phenomenal. The All-Star pitcher and former Rookie of the Year was fired up, and came right at the Dodgers […]

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