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MMO Players of the Week: Lucas Duda Is An All-Star

An article by posted on June 1, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Players of the Week: Lucas Duda Is An All-Star

What an interesting week this was. Just when we thought the Mets were about to take a nosedive after a absolutely brutal series against the Pirates, they turned it around. Granted, three of their four wins this week (they went 4-2 with an off day) were against the Phillies, but wins are wins and as […]

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Morning Grind: Mayberry Has Been A Disaster

An article by posted on June 1, 2015 0 Comments
Morning Grind: Mayberry Has Been A Disaster

On the bright side, John Mayberry only struck out once yesterday. After Mayberry went 0-for-4 to drop his average to .140 in Sunday’s series finale against the Marlins, Joe D asked me to dig up Mayberry’s splits. I did, but quickly found that there’s no way to spin it. Mayberry has been BAD. Mayberry has […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 4, Marlins 3

An article by posted on May 31, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 4, Marlins 3

The New York Mets avoided a sweep at the hands of the Miami Marlins on Sunday, edging them out by a final score of 4-3. Pitching Bartolo Colon got the start and delivered a solid performance, holding the Marlins to three runs over seven innings of work. The one mistake was a pitch he left […]

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MMO Game Thread: Marlins vs Mets, 1:10 PM

An article by posted on May 31, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Marlins vs Mets, 1:10 PM

After dropping the first two games of this series, the Mets will look to avoid being swept in a three-game series by the Marlins for the first time since May 5-7, 2014 at Miami. Bartolo Colon (7-3, 4.82 ERA) will face David Phelps (2-2, 3.56 ERA) at Citi Field in a 1:10 PM matchup. Bartolo Colon is tied […]

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Citi Can’t Hold ‘Em All

An article by posted on May 31, 2015 0 Comments
Citi Can’t Hold ‘Em All

When I spoke with hall of fame broadcaster for the Miami Marlins, Dave Van Horne, he commented, “Some of the more exceptional hitters like the Marlins own Giancarlo Stanton can make any park look small.” Mr. Van Horne was referencing his team’s home of Marlins Park, which, by MLB’s standards, is as pitcher friendly as […]

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Lawsuit With B-Mets Settled, But Club Silent On Possible Move

An article by posted on May 31, 2015 0 Comments
Lawsuit With B-Mets Settled, But Club Silent On Possible Move

The owners of the Binghamton Mets were sued in U.S. District Court. The group that sued the Mets minor league team (Main Street Baseball), claimed it had an agreement to purchase the Double-A club for $8.5 million to move it to Wilmington, Delaware. On Friday, the two sides agreed to settle their lawsuit according to […]

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A Struggling Jon Niese Could Open Door For Top Prospect Steven Matz

An article by posted on May 30, 2015 0 Comments
A Struggling Jon Niese Could Open Door For Top Prospect Steven Matz

After Saturday’s 9-5 loss to the Miami Marlins, manager Terry Collins told reporters that he’s concerned with what he’s been seeing from lefthander Jon Niese. “I’m concerned because I have yet to see him in my time here ever pitch where he makes the number of mistakes he’s made.” Collins is worried about Niese’s lack of […]

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MMO Game Recap: Marlins 9, Mets 5

An article by posted on May 30, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Marlins 9, Mets 5

The Mets (27-23) fell 9-5 to the Marlins (20-30) on Saturday evening at Citi Field. Jon Niese pitched for the Mets and continued his string of rough outings. The lefty allowed five runs (four earned) on seven hits in four innings, striking out three and walking none. The Mets grabbed an early lead against Tom […]

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MMO Game Thread: Marlins vs Mets, 4:10 PM

An article by posted on May 30, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Marlins vs Mets, 4:10 PM

After the Miami Marlins took the first game of the series on Friday night, the New York Mets will try to rebound on Saturday at Citi Field. Jonathon Niese (3-5, 4.08) gets the starting assignment for the Mets and will oppose right-hander Tom Koehler (3-3, 3.44 for the Marlins. Today is New York’s 50th game. […]

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Wright Received Epidural Shot In His Back

An article by posted on May 30, 2015 0 Comments
Wright Received Epidural Shot In His Back

Seeking out one of the best back and spinal specialists in the country, David Wright flew to California to meet with Dr. Michael Watkins and his physical therapy team after being diagnosed with Spinal Stenosis last weekend. Sandy Alderson told reporters before the game on Friday, that Wright received an epidural injection in his back on Monday to […]

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MMO Game Recap: Marlins 4, Mets 3

An article by posted on May 29, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Marlins 4, Mets 3

The Miami Marlins (19-30) defeated the Mets (27-22) by a score of 4-3 tonight at Citi Field. Despite striking out eleven batters, Matt Harvey‘s fate was sealed early on when Justin Bour took him deep for a three-run home run in the fourth inning. Altogether, Harvey let up four runs and six hits over eight […]

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