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Di-JEST: With CY Gone Who Will Drop Down The Slack?

An article by posted on August 9, 2014 0 Comments
Di-JEST: With CY Gone Who Will Drop Down The Slack?

Just as we all remember where we were when 2-1/2 Men fired Charlie Sheen or when SUBWAY stopped offering their horseradish sauce dressing, we Mets fans will always remember where we were when we learned that Chris Young was “designated for assignment.” When good teams lose a player, as the Pirates recently did with Andrew […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 5, Phillies 4

An article by posted on August 8, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 5, Phillies 4

Congratulations to Bartolo Colon who won the 200th game of his career tonight as the Mets beat the Philadelphia Phillies by a score of 5-4 at Citizens Bank Park. Colon, 41,  was solid and allowed just one run over eight innings of work. He scattered six hits, walked nobody and struck out six batters. His […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets @ Phillies, 7:05 PM

An article by posted on August 8, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets @ Phillies, 7:05 PM

The Mets travel to Philadelphia to begin a three game set with their division rivals tonight at 7:05 PM. Bartolo Colo (10-9, 4.12), looking for his 200th career win, faces A.J. Burnett (6-11, 4.16). In his last start, Colon allowed two home runs, snapping a season-high string of four homerless games. Colon has not allowed […]

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Three Up and Three Down: It Wasn’t A National Treasure

An article by posted on August 8, 2014 0 Comments
Three Up and Three Down: It Wasn’t A National Treasure

Here’s a few quick recaps of the Mets most recent series against the Washington Nationals. Daniel Murphy – This man is playing like he wants a contract.  What else can be said about 2014 for Murph? He trended upwards in a big way this series, batting .571 with a double, a triple, and 4 RBI’s.  […]

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Thoughts On Bartolo Colon, Curtis Granderson, Waivers

An article by posted on August 8, 2014 0 Comments
Thoughts On Bartolo Colon, Curtis Granderson, Waivers

Bartolo Colon will once again make a bid to win his 200th major league game tonight against the Phillies. While that might seem like the biggest news regarding the veteran right hander, there is another item hanging over Colon. The Mets and Sandy Alderson have not yet put him on waivers. While Colon has been […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Nationals, 12:35 PM – It’s All About The Hair

An article by posted on August 7, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Nationals, 12:35 PM – It’s All About The Hair

The Mets and Washington Nationals will play a 12:35 PM matinee on Thursday with rookie righthander Jacob deGrom (6-5, 2.77) matching up against RHP Jordan Zimmermann (7-5, 3.00) in the rubber game at Nationals Park. In his last start, deGrom tossed 6.2 no-hit innings against these same Giants before Pablo Sandoval doubled to break it up. It was the […]

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MMO Game Recap: Nationals 7, Mets 1

An article by posted on August 6, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Nationals 7, Mets 1

The New York Mets (54-60) were defeated by the Washington Nationals (61-51) tonight at Nationals Park by a score of 7-1. What you should know: The Nationals got off to an early start in the bottom of the first inning, as they put up a three spot, thanks to a Jayson Werth RBI single and […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets @ Nationals, 7:05 PM

An article by posted on August 6, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets @ Nationals, 7:05 PM

Tonight in Washington, the Mets look to build on the series opener as they face the Nationals in the second game of a three game series. Jonathan Niese (5-7 3.24) opposes the recently acquired Doug Fister (10-3 2.68). Niese has allowed three earned runs or less in 23 of his last 24 starts dating to […]

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Daniel Murphy: Forget #TeamMurph, It’s Time For #SignMurph

An article by posted on August 6, 2014 0 Comments
Daniel Murphy: Forget #TeamMurph, It’s Time For #SignMurph

It’s hard to believe that Daniel Murphy, the position-less utility man that broke through with the Mets in 2008 has become the toast of his position, especially in the National League. After a rough start in the outfield, Murphy was moved around the infield and finally settled in at second. Despite two horrible leg injuries […]

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Collins Says Duda Needs To Earn The Everyday First Base Job

An article by posted on August 6, 2014 0 Comments
Collins Says Duda Needs To Earn The Everyday First Base Job

So as you may have noticed, Lucas Duda started at first base for the Mets on Tuesday against lefthander Gio Gonzalez and went 0-for-3 before contributing a two-out RBI single once Gonzalez left the game. So what? Does that mean we give up trying to get the big guy on track against lefthanded pitching, the final […]

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