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Reliever Jim Henderson Battles His Way Back To A MLB Bullpen Role

An article by posted on 02/04/2016 0 Comments
Reliever Jim Henderson Battles His Way Back To A MLB Bullpen Role

Jim Henderson, the former Milwaukee Brewers closer, has made the New York Mets Opening Day roster. After missing nearly two seasons of baseball the Mets’ reliever put together a strong spring campaign, earning himself a spot in the bullpen. “It’s pretty exciting,” Henderson said. “The last two years were pretty grueling for me with the […]

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Steven Matz Is Spectacular In Final Spring Start

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Steven Matz Is Spectacular In Final Spring Start

Rookie southpaw, Steven Matz threw five no-hit innings in the Mets’ 8-1 win over the Chicago Cubs, snapping their 14-game winless streak. In his final tune-up before the 2016 campaign, Matz struck out six, while walking two in what was the best outing of his spring. “Definitely a good way to go into the season […]

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Official 2016 Mets Opening Day Roster

An article by posted on 01/04/2016 0 Comments
Official 2016 Mets Opening Day Roster

The New York Mets just announced that RHP Jim Henderson has made the Opening Day Roster. Great news for him as he had a terrific Spring for the team. RHP Logan Verrett has also made the team, which means that both Erik Goeddel and Sean Gilmartin will begin the season in Triple-A Las Vegas. Gilmartin will be stretched out as a starter in […]

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MMO Game Recap: Cubs 5, Mets 1 (Rapid Reaction!)

An article by posted on 31/03/2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Cubs 5, Mets 1 (Rapid Reaction!)

The New York Mets were defeated by the Chicago Cubs by a score of 5-1 on Thursday night at Cashman Field in Las Vegas. They have now gone winless in their last 14 games. Said Terry Collins, “Who cares. I don’t really care.” Paul Sewald started for the Mets in place of Jacob deGrom and […]

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Travis d’Arnaud Excited To Return To Vegas

An article by posted on 31/03/2016 0 Comments
Travis d’Arnaud Excited To Return To Vegas

The New York Mets and Chicago Cubs will meet each other in a special two game exhibition series beginning tonight in Las Vegas. Travis d’Arnaud, a player with strong ties to the Vegas area with his time spent on the Mets’ Triple-A affiliate, the 51s, is excited to be back and see some familiar faces. […]

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Travis Taijeron Named Top Rookie In Mets Camp

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Travis Taijeron Named Top Rookie In Mets Camp

Mets outfield prospect Travis Taijeron received the organization’s John J. Murphy Award, given annually to the team’s top rookie in major league spring training camp. Taijeron batted .368 with a .432 OBP and .658 slugging percentage for the Mets with two home runs and team-high 11 RBIs in 38 at-bats. Last year, Taijeron displayed the power […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Cubs, 8:05 PM Viva Las Vegas!

An article by posted on 31/03/2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Cubs, 8:05 PM Viva Las Vegas!

VEGAS, BABY!!! The New York Mets now head to Las Vegas for a rare two-game exhibition series against the Chicago Cubs beginning with a a game tonight at 8:05 PM. Right-handed pitching prospect Paul Sewald will start for the Mets and will oppose right-hander Ryan Williams for the Cubs at Cashman Field. Also expected to […]

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Distasteful Media Coverage of Matt Harvey’s Illness Crossed the Line

An article by posted on 31/03/2016 0 Comments
Distasteful Media Coverage of Matt Harvey’s Illness Crossed the Line

You wake up one morning, and you go to the bathroom. Something’s not right. There’s blood in your urine. You panic. While you’re on hold with the doctor’s office to get an immediate appointment, you do what you should never do in this situation. You google it. You see that this can be a sign […]

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MMO Exclusive: ESPN’s Jayson Stark Gives His Take on the Mets

An article by posted on 31/03/2016 0 Comments
MMO Exclusive: ESPN’s Jayson Stark Gives His Take on the Mets

Jayson Stark is most known for his work at the national level covering baseball for ESPN and as a senior writer for ESPN.com.  He’s been around the game for four decades, writing columns, authoring three baseball books, and reporting on ESPN and MLB Network.  I recently caught up with Jayson and he was kind enough […]

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Does Spring Training Matter?

An article by posted on 31/03/2016 0 Comments
Does Spring Training Matter?

After the Nationals dropped the Mets spring training record to 7-16-5, it got me thinking. Do spring training records have any correlation to regular season and postseason success? In doing some research, I came across an article published in April of 2012 by ESPN senior writer, David Schoenfield. The article looks back at the teams […]

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