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Ron Swoboda Makes The Catch

An article by posted on August 15, 2015 0 Comments
Ron Swoboda Makes The Catch

In 1961, President John F. Kennedy challenged America. He insisted that by the end of the decade, we put a man on the moon and return him safely to earth. Kennedy’s idea was outlandish and considered completely and utterly impossible. However, on July 21, 1969, Neil Armstrong set foot on the surface of the moon. […]

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Terry Collins Unsure Of His Future With The Team

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Terry Collins Unsure Of His Future With The Team

With the recent success of the Mets, the pressure on the shoulders of manager Terry Collins seems to have lightened. Collins was asked Thursday about his future with the Mets and whether or not he has had any discussions with Sandy Alderson about the topic. “That’s a good question. I don’t have an answer for […]

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MMO Game Thread: Pirates vs Mets, 7:10 PM

An article by posted on August 14, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Pirates vs Mets, 7:10 PM

Boasting a 4.5 game lead atop the National League East, the New York Mets now host the Pittsburgh Pirates for a weekend series at Citi Field. Bartolo Colon (10-11, 4.76) opposes left-hander J.A. Happ (0-1, 8.31) in Friday’s 7:10 PM series opener. The Mets are a season-high 11 games over .500 (63-52) for the first […]

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Move Over Yankees, This is a Mets Town Now

An article by posted on August 14, 2015 0 Comments
Move Over Yankees, This is a Mets Town Now

Move over Yankees, there is a new sheriff in town. In a city that has been dominated by the big brother New York Yankees since Carlos Beltran was left frozen on an Adam Wainwright curveball in 2006, the tide has been turning for the Amazin Mets, the only first place team that plays in the […]

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Jose Reyes Clears Waivers, Says Mets Can Win It All

An article by posted on August 14, 2015 0 Comments
Jose Reyes Clears Waivers, Says Mets Can Win It All

Jon Heyman of CBS Sports is reporting that Rockies shortstop Jose Reyes has cleared waivers and can be traded to any team willing to take on his remaining $44 million dollar contract through 2017. Reyes recently told Steve Politi of NJ.com that he believes the Mets can win the World Series this year. “No question, they […]

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Mets Score 12 Against The Rockies To Complete The Sweep

An article by posted on August 13, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Score 12 Against The Rockies To Complete The Sweep

The Mets (63-52) defeated the Rockies (48-65) in today’s series finale by a score of 12-3 to move them to 11 games over .500. Noah Syndergaard pitched for the Metropolitans and did not have his best stuff in the early innings, but settled down later on with some solid run support. He lasted seven innings […]

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Lucas Duda Out For Third Straight Game With “Stiff Back”

An article by posted on August 13, 2015 0 Comments
Lucas Duda Out For Third Straight Game With “Stiff Back”

While it was expected that Lucas Duda would return to the lineup on Thursday, the Mets first baseman continues to remain out of action with a stiff back. “There’s a concern,” Terry Collins said about Duda after saying it was not a big deal on Tuesday. “He got some medicine last night. The trainers and […]

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MMO Game Thread: Rockies vs Mets, 12:10 PM

An article by posted on August 13, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Rockies vs Mets, 12:10 PM

The New York Mets will be aiming for a four-game sweep of the Colorado Rockies this afternoon at Citi Field. Noah Syndergaard (6-6, 3.01) gets the assignment and he opposes right-hander Eddie Butler (3-9, 5.50) for the Rockies in a 12:10 PM matchup. The Mets are a season high-tying 10 games over .500 (62-52) for […]

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Yoenis Cespedes Crushes His First Homer As A Met

An article by posted on August 13, 2015 0 Comments
Yoenis Cespedes Crushes His First Homer As A Met

Yoenis Cespedes ripped his first home run as a Met on Wednesday night, a screaming bullet in the eighth inning with two outs to ice the Mets lead at 3-0. It was his 19th home run of the season and his first since July 30 at Baltimore. “It feels good. I feel happy to get it […]

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Terry Collins Really Misses Jordany Valdespin

An article by posted on August 13, 2015 0 Comments
Terry Collins Really Misses Jordany Valdespin

If you thought you had heard the last of former Met Jordany Valdespin, think again. After the Mets 3-0 win over the Rockies on Wednesday night, manager Terry Collins called out Valdespin while raving about the impact Juan Uribe has had on the Mets. “Juan Uribe, he’s got two World Series rings, he’s made a ton of […]

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MMO Game Thread: Rockies vs Mets, 7:10 PM

An article by posted on August 12, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Rockies vs Mets, 7:10 PM

The New York Mets will enter tonight’s game against the Colorado Rockies with a 2.5 game lead atop the NL East. All-Star Jacob deGrom (10-6, 2.13) will start for the Mets and will oppose Jorge De La Rosa (7-4, 4.85) for the Rockies in a 7:10 PM matchup at Citi Field. The Mets have won […]

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