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Ruben Tejada Signs One Year MLB Deal With Cardinals

An article by posted on March 19, 2016 0 Comments
Ruben Tejada Signs One Year MLB Deal With Cardinals

Ruben Tejada has agreed to a one year major league contract with the St. Louis Cardinals as first reported by Jennifer Langosch of MLB.com. The deal will pay Tejada $1.5 million dollars and includes no other bonuses. The former Met infielder has reported to the Cardinals’ Spring Training complex where he took and passed a […]

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Trading Places: Collins Considering Playing Lagares In LF, Cespedes In CF

An article by posted on March 19, 2016 0 Comments
Trading Places: Collins Considering Playing Lagares In LF, Cespedes In CF

In Friday night’s game against the Nationals, Juan Lagares, who has spent a majority of time in center field in his major league career, got the start in left field while Yoenis Cespedes played in center. Lagares has started 127 games in left field in his professional career. However, most of them came in his […]

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Wrights Strokes A Pair Of Singles In His First Game Back

An article by posted on March 19, 2016 0 Comments
Wrights Strokes A Pair Of Singles In His First Game Back

New York Mets third baseman, David Wright made his Grapefruit League debut on Friday during the Mets 12-7 loss to the Washington Nationals. going 2-for-3 with two singles and a run scored. Wright spoke with reporters after the game and told reporters it felt good to get back on the field and play in a […]

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MMO Game Recap: Nationals 12, Mets 7

An article by posted on March 18, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Nationals 12, Mets 7

The Mets were defeated by the Washington Nationals by a score of 12-7 tonight at Tradition Field. Pitching: Bartolo Colon started for the Mets and did not fare well, as the veteran righty was tagged for eight runs on nine hits, and yielded three home runs in the process. Buddy Carlyle relieved Colon in the […]

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Steven Matz Noticeably Unhappy With Outing Thursday

An article by posted on March 17, 2016 0 Comments
Steven Matz Noticeably Unhappy With Outing Thursday

Steven Matz tossed four innings in relief of Jacob deGrom for the Mets in their 6-5 win over the Marlins this afternoon at Roger Dean Stadium. However, the young lefty did not fare well, as he was tagged for three runs along the way and was fading as his outing progressed. The Long Island native […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 6, Marlins 5

An article by posted on March 17, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 6, Marlins 5

The New York Mets were able to get to the Miami Marlins ace Jose Fernandez, pounding him for six runs in 3.2 innings in their 6-5 victory today. Jacob deGrom made the start for the Mets after having his scheduled start on Monday scratched because of back stiffness. He was just fine today, needing only […]

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Cespedes Leaves Game After Being Hit By Pitch On Right Hand

An article by posted on March 17, 2016 0 Comments
Cespedes Leaves Game After Being Hit By Pitch On Right Hand

On the day that outfielder Yoenis Cespedes returned to the Mets lineup after missing time with a sore hip, he left today’s game against the Miami Marlins after he was hit by a pitch. Cespedes was hit on the inside of his right hand near his wrist by a pitch from right-hander Edwin Jackson. He […]

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Dominic Smith’s Power Will Come

An article by posted on March 17, 2016 0 Comments
Dominic Smith’s Power Will Come

In an interview by Matt Ehalt of The Record, Mets first base prospect Dominic Smith addresses the concerns he had with his power shortage during his 2014 season in Single-A Savannah, where he clubbed just one home run in 126 games. He was in a real conundrum, and approached Mets staff for advice. They knew his […]

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Alderson Says Mets Have Money For In-Season Moves

An article by posted on March 16, 2016 0 Comments
Alderson Says Mets Have Money For In-Season Moves

According to Kristie Ackert of the Daily News on Twitter, Mets GM Sandy Alderson stated that the Mets will have the money to make roster moves during the season, even if they don’t trade Alejandro De Aza, which doesn’t seem likely at this point. The Mets current payroll is roughly $127 million, the highest it […]

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Where Are They Now? Catching Up With Ron Swoboda

An article by posted on March 16, 2016 0 Comments
Where Are They Now? Catching Up With Ron Swoboda

Baseball players tend to disappear after retirement. Without the spotlight of national media, or admiration of thousands of fans, they fade back into mainstream society. They leave only memories, and their absence from the game makes it easy to forget that these guys we watched on TV are still real people. My mission is to […]

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