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Mets’ Young Guns To Be Featured On Sports Illustrated Cover

An article by posted on June 17, 2015 0 Comments
Mets’ Young Guns To Be Featured On Sports Illustrated Cover

Kevin Kernan of the New York Post reports that Tom Verducci is working on a cover story about the Mets’ young pitchers for Sports Illustrated. Earlier this week, Harvey was interviewed a second time by Verducci, and then he met with and interviewed Noah Syndergaard as well. Of course Harvey was the last Met featured on […]

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Collins Passes Gil Hodges For Third All-Time In Franchise Wins

An article by posted on June 17, 2015 0 Comments
Collins Passes Gil Hodges For Third All-Time In Franchise Wins

Terry Collins won his 340th game with the Mets last night, surpassing Gil Hodges for the third-most managerial wins in team history. Only Davey Johnson (595) and Bobby Valentine (536) have more victories. While this is a nice milestone for the Collins, he has yet to manage the team to a winning season. He started […]

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MMO Morning Grind: Finally, A Happy Harvey Day

An article by posted on June 17, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Morning Grind: Finally, A Happy Harvey Day

Matt Harvey pitched last night, and the Mets won. Don’t take it for granted. After winning their ace’s first five starts, the Mets had lost five of the last seven games in which Harvey took the mound, going into last night’s game. Of course, that’s not all Harvey’s fault— on May 18th, his season ERA […]

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Clutch Performance: Parnell Gets Five Huge Outs, Earns First Save In Two Years

An article by posted on June 17, 2015 0 Comments
Clutch Performance: Parnell Gets Five Huge Outs, Earns First Save In Two Years

After cruising through the first seven innings, thanks to the tremendous effort by Matt Harvey, the Mets headed into the top of the eighth inning ahead by a score of 3-0. Terry Collins turned to righthander Carlos Torres to preserve Harvey’s gem, but it was quickly apparent that he didn’t have it and before you […]

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MMO Game Thread: Blue Jays vs Mets, 7:10 PM

An article by posted on June 16, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Blue Jays vs Mets, 7:10 PM

(Image designed by MMO reader David Dolinsky) The New York Mets and Toronto Blue Jays play the second of two games at Citi Field tonight before they head north of the border to play two more Wednesday and Thursday. Matt Harvey (6-4, 3.62) takes the mound for the Mets and will be opposed by fellow […]

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Adding Clarity and Perspective to Dillon Gee and Steven Matz Confusion

An article by posted on June 16, 2015 0 Comments
Adding Clarity and Perspective to Dillon Gee and Steven Matz Confusion

As you know the New York Mets designated Dillon Gee for assignment on Monday. Speaking to reporters at Citi Field shortly after the news broke, Sandy Alderson added some clarity to why the team took the actions they did, what it means, and how this impacts pitching prospect Steven Matz. “It was a hard decision to make, […]

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Vic Black and Eric Goedell Not Close to Returning

An article by posted on June 16, 2015 0 Comments
Vic Black and Eric Goedell Not Close to Returning

Reliever Vic Black, who has not pitched for the Mets at all so far this year due to a shoulder issue, has had another setback in his rehab recently, according to GM Sandy Alderson. This time it’s the groin that’s been bothering Black and he’s been unavailable to pitch for Triple-A as a result. Black […]

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MMO Game Thread: Blue Jays vs Mets, 7:10 PM

An article by posted on June 15, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Blue Jays vs Mets, 7:10 PM

The New York Mets open a four game home-and-home series with the Toronto Blue Jays on Monday at Citi Field. The first two games will be played in Flushing while the final pair takes place at the Rogers Centre in Toronto. Rookie right-hander Noah Syndergaard (2-4, 4.15) will get the nod tonight and will oppose […]

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GM Says Syndergaard Could Be Considered For Bullpen, But He’s A Starter For Now

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GM Says Syndergaard Could Be Considered For Bullpen, But He’s A Starter For Now

Speaking to reporters at Citi Field, Mets general manager Sandy Alderson had the following to say about a New York Post report that rookie right-hander Noah Syndergaard could pitch out of the bullpen this season. “I think that remains something that could be considered in the future but right now he’s in the rotation.” (The […]

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Nieuwenhuis Clears Waivers, Outrighted To Triple-A Las Vegas

An article by posted on June 15, 2015 0 Comments
Nieuwenhuis Clears Waivers, Outrighted To Triple-A Las Vegas

The Mets announced that Kirk Nieuwenhuis has cleared waivers and has been outrighted to Triple-A Las Vegas. June 13 The New York Mets have reclaimed OF Kirk Nieuwenhuis off waivers from the Los Angeles Angels, according to ESPN New York’s Adam Rubin. To make room for Nieuwenhuis on the 40 man roster, reliever Jerry Blevins […]

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Plawecki to Catch Syndergaard on Monday

An article by posted on June 15, 2015 0 Comments
Plawecki to Catch Syndergaard on Monday

On Monday the Mets will host their friends North of the Border to Citi Field for the first time in the history of the franchise. This series will have a lot of familiar faces for both sides. The Mets will also be welcoming home fan favorite Jose Reyes who wore the blue and orange from […]

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