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Mets Now 6.5 Games Up As They Beat Phillies 9-4

An article by posted on August 26, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Now 6.5 Games Up As They Beat Phillies 9-4

The Mets (70-56) defeated the Philadelphia Phillies (50-77) by a score of 9-4 tonight at Citizens Bank Park. Pitching: Bartolo Colon got the start for the Amazin’s tonight, and pitched very well, going seven strong innings, allowing zero earned runs on five hits while striking out eight and walking just two. Eric O’Flaherty relieved Colon […]

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

An article by posted on August 26, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Phillies, 7:05 PM

The New York Mets will rumble with the Philadelphia Phillies for game three of their series tonight at Citizens Bank Park. Bartolo Colon (10-11, 4.90), who was struck on the right forearm in Colorado while batting in his last start, opposes rookie right-hander Jerad Eickhoff (1-0, 0.00) for the Phillies. The Mets are 10-0 against […]

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Mets Have A Formidable Lineup Against Lefties

An article by posted on August 26, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Have A Formidable Lineup Against Lefties

Do the Mets have one of the most dangerous lineups in the league against left-handed pitching? It certainly looks that way with the way they are hitting lately. New York recently crushed Phillies’ lefty Adam Morgan during Tuesday’s 16 run explosion at Citizens Bank Park, and they also scored 11 runs against Rockies left-hander Chris […]

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MMO Fan Shot: Lady Luck and the Ghosts of September’s Past

An article by posted on August 26, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Fan Shot: Lady Luck and the Ghosts of September’s Past

An MMO Fan Shot by Gregg Cambareri It’s late August and the Mets sit atop the National League East. Although they are playing well, they still seem to catch plenty of flak for their record against teams with winning records. Last week ESPN’s Dave Schoenfield opined that whoever wins the NL East isn’t that good, […]

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Familia Earns 34th Save, Adds New Filthy Splitter To Arsenal

An article by posted on August 26, 2015 0 Comments
Familia Earns 34th Save, Adds New Filthy Splitter To Arsenal

Last night in a 6-5 win over the Philadelphia Phillies, Terry Collins asked his closer Jeurys Familia to get four outs for his ball club. Familia did exactly that, and the Mets perserved in a much needed victory to remain 5 1/2 games up on the Washington Nationals. Familia came on in the bottom of […]

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Nationals Adjust Rotation To Prepare For Mets Matchup

An article by posted on August 26, 2015 0 Comments
Nationals Adjust Rotation To Prepare For Mets Matchup

In an effort to align their best pitchers against their division rivals, the Washington Nationals will skip Max Scherzer‘s scheduled start tomorrow and instead pitch Saturday as reported by James Wagner of the Washington Post. Doing this will align Scherzer, Jordan Zimmerman and Stephen Strasburg to face the mets twice in the final month of […]

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

An article by posted on August 25, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Phillies, 7:05 PM

The first place New York Mets will look to keep their onslaught going on Tuesday night against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citizens Bank Park. Rookie right-hander Noah Syndergaard (7-6, 3.17) will try to overcome his road woes against Phillies right-hander Jerome Williams (4-9, 6.10) at 7:05 PM. The Mets now have a season-high 5 1/2-game […]

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Mets Have 4th Best Odds Of Winning World Series

An article by posted on August 25, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Have 4th Best Odds Of Winning World Series

On the morning of July 24, before the Mets had made any trades, the Mets had the 12th best odds of winning the World Series (1.8%). Now, a little over a month later, our friends at Number Fire calculate that the Mets have the fourth best odds of winning the World Series (10.6%) behind only […]

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Wilmer Flores: It’s His Party, He Can Cry If He Wants To

An article by posted on August 25, 2015 0 Comments
Wilmer Flores: It’s His Party, He Can Cry If He Wants To

Wilmer Flores can cry as much as he wants to. In a 16-7 drubbing of the Phillies at Citizens Bank Park last night, the living legend that is Wilmer Flores continued his hot hitting with a huge offensive night. The Mets set a franchise record by hitting a total of eight homeruns, with Flores crushing two […]

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Daniel Murphy’s Intangibles Are Just What The Mets Needed

An article by posted on August 25, 2015 0 Comments
Daniel Murphy’s Intangibles Are Just What The Mets Needed

Last night’s game showcased the magic of this Metropolitan team. This army of misfit toys has been assembled to make a legitimate run and fans are seeing that night-in and night-out. One of the quirkiest and most energetic soldiers in the army is Daniel Murphy, the position-less boy wonder who knows how to swing a […]

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An Amazin’ Night In Enemy Territory

An article by posted on August 25, 2015 0 Comments
An Amazin’ Night In Enemy Territory

As I arrived in Philadelphia for my sophomore year at UPenn, the Mets arrived in The City of Brotherly Love for a four-game set against the Phillies. So with Jacob deGrom on the hill for the series opener and David Wright making his long-awaited return to the field, the decision to go to Monday’s game […]

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