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Lessons From My Dad… And Gil Hodges

An article by posted on April 24, 2015 0 Comments
Lessons From My Dad… And Gil Hodges

It was one of the most memorable games in team history. And I had the luck of good timing (or maybe bad timing) to be in the stands. No, it wasn’t June 1, 2012 when Johan Santana hurled the Mets first no-no. It wasn’t October 19, 2006 when Endy Chavez defied the laws of gravity and […]

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Playoffs Bound: Mets Are Making Believers Out Of Everybody

An article by posted on April 24, 2015 0 Comments
Playoffs Bound: Mets Are Making Believers Out Of Everybody

What a spectacular start to the Mets season and what an incredible record setting homestand that saw them go a perfect 10-0 for the first time in the 54 year history of the franchise. It’s the first time the Mets can boldly say they have a hugely significant home field advantage since moving into  Citi […]

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MMO Game Thread: Braves vs Mets, 1:10 PM (Sweep Atlanta!)

An article by posted on April 23, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Braves vs Mets, 1:10 PM (Sweep Atlanta!)

Bartolo Colon (3-0, 2.25 ERA) will take the mound on Thursday as the Mets play the finale of their three game series against the Atlanta Braves. RHP Julio Teheran (2-0, 3.71) will oppose Colon in a 1:10 PM start at Citi Field. If the Mets sweep the Braves, they will win their 11th straight game […]

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Alderson Thankful For Solid Farm System, Credits Minaya

An article by posted on April 23, 2015 0 Comments
Alderson Thankful For Solid Farm System, Credits Minaya

One of the keys to the Mets early success this season is the emergence of their homegrown talent. Former prospects such as Matt Harvey, Jacob deGrom and Lucas Duda have developed into outstanding contributors, and the depth of their minor league system has enabled them to overcome unexpected and devastating injuries to David Wright, Travis […]

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Juan Lagares Makes His Most Spectacular Catch Yet

An article by posted on April 23, 2015 0 Comments
Juan Lagares Makes His Most Spectacular Catch Yet

Juan Lagares did it again, making a another spectacular over the shoulder catch in center field on Thursday night to rob a stunned Jace Peterson of at least a double. With a strong wind wreaking havoc, Lagares was on the run toward the center field wall chasing a deep drive by Peterson. Lagares turned to […]

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Vic Black Believes He Won’t Need Surgery

An article by posted on April 23, 2015 0 Comments
Vic Black Believes He Won’t Need Surgery

Mets right handed reliever Vic Black was at Citi Field with his Mets teammates, but he is still not close to coming back from the DL. Black has been taken out of minor league rehab appearances while being treated for a mildly herniated disk on the right side of his neck. It’s causing him nerve irritation. In […]

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MMO Game Thread: Braves vs Mets, 7:10 PM (Mayberry Leading Off)

An article by posted on April 22, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Braves vs Mets, 7:10 PM (Mayberry Leading Off)

Following their 7-1 win in the series opener with the Atlanta Braves, the New York Mets will look to win their 10th game in a row on Wednesday night at Citi Field. Dillon Gee (0-1, 7.59 ERA) will take the mound and try to keep the streak alive and he’ll oppose Braves lefty Eric Stults […]

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MMO Feature: Tom Seaver’s 19 Strikeout Classic Turns 45

An article by posted on April 22, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Feature: Tom Seaver’s 19 Strikeout Classic Turns 45

On this day in Mets history, 45 years ago, Hall of Famer Tom Seaver tossed his 19-strikeout gem against the San Diego Padres and set the major league record with 10 straight strikeouts to end the game. It happened on April 22, 1970 and our own Stephen Hanks was there. Here is an article he […]

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It’s The Pitching, Stupid…

An article by posted on April 22, 2015 0 Comments
It’s The Pitching, Stupid…

So to what can these Amazing 2015 Mets attribute their remarkable early success and their uncanny 11-3 start to? As is always the case in matters of baseball dominance, “it’s the pitching, stupid.” Pitching, pitching, pitching… It’s what wins divisions, it’s what wins World Series championships. And it’s what’s driving these incredibly fun to watch […]

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MMO Exclusive: Jim Callis Talks Mets Prospects With Metsmerized

An article by posted on April 22, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Exclusive: Jim Callis Talks Mets Prospects With Metsmerized

The Mets patience in their farm is starting to pay significant dividends to their major league ball club, recently in the emergence of Jacob deGrom, Juan Lagares, and Jeurys Familia as star-like talents. Now, it seems like no matter which player makes the trip from the farm, be it deGrom and Dilson Herrera last year, […]

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