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The Mets Need To Diversify Their Hitting Approach

An article by posted on May 20, 2015 0 Comments
The Mets Need To Diversify Their Hitting Approach

Exit velocity reminds me of a roommate I had who once decided to chase a full turkey dinner with a Domino’s Hawaiian and a six-pack. He was in a recliner across the room making gurgling noises. I look up and realize the noises were coming from his belly, which was moving — on it’s own, like […]

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Collins Responds To Calls To Fire Him

An article by posted on May 20, 2015 0 Comments
Collins Responds To Calls To Fire Him

I was a little dumbfounded when I logged on to see what was churning on Mets Twitter Tuesday morning and was smacked in the face by an article by Joel Sherman practically daring the front office to fire Terry Collins and another post by MetsBlog saying the Terry Watch was back on. I was like […]

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

An article by posted on May 19, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Cardinals vs Mets, 7:10 PM

The New York Mets and St. Louis Cardinals continue their four-game series on Tuesday after a big extra-inning win for the Amazins at Citi Field. Jon Niese (3-3, 2.49 ERA) opposes right-hander Michael Wacha (5-0, 2.06) at 7:10 PM. Jonathon Niese has allowed one earned run or fewer in five of his seven starts this […]

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Kirk Nieuwenhuis Designated For Assignment, Darrell Ceciliani Promoted

An article by posted on May 19, 2015 0 Comments
Kirk Nieuwenhuis Designated For Assignment, Darrell Ceciliani Promoted

Update, 2:10 pm Adam Rubin of ESPN.com is now reporting that Kirk Nieuwenhuis will be the player designated for assignment. Nieuwenhuis, 27, was hitting .079/.125/.132 with two doubles and two stolen bases in 40 plate appearances. In parts of four seasons with the Mets, Nieuwenhuis has a .230/.302/.374 line with 13 homers, 31 doubles, three […]

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Takeaways From Mets First Walk-off Win

An article by posted on May 19, 2015 0 Comments
Takeaways From Mets First Walk-off Win

Last night, I thought the Mets were on the verge of snatching another loss from the jaws of victory. For the second straight start we saw Matt Harvey leave the game with a 1-0 lead, only to be rewarded with a no-decision. The only comfort on Monday night was that at least the Mets walked […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 2, Cardinals 1

An article by posted on May 19, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 2, Cardinals 1

Tonight, a game that looked like it would be all about Matt Harvey turned into a marathon in which the Mets’ ace was practically an afterthought. After 14 innings (and 4 hours and 14 minutes), the Mets (23-16) edged out the Cardinals (25-13) by a score of 2-1. Early on, the game looked like a […]

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

An article by posted on May 18, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Cardinals vs Mets, 7:10 PM

I Love This Photo! JD The New York Mets (22-16) open a four-game series with the St. Louis Cardinals (25-12) on Monday night at Citi Field. Matt Harvey (5-1, 2.31 ERA) will make his eighth start of the season and he’ll oppose John Lackey (2-2, 3.22 ERA) for the Cards. First pitch is scheduled for […]

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Here Comes The Grandy Man!

An article by posted on May 18, 2015 0 Comments
Here Comes The Grandy Man!

Don’t look now ladies and gentleman, but Curtis Granderson is on a major tear, and better than that, he’s in the midst of a desperately needed power surge. I’m shocked at how widely ignored Granderson’s recent play is in the Mets universe, but maybe this post will spur others on. Granderson hit his second leadoff […]

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Mets Minor League Starting Pitching Leaders

An article by posted on May 18, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Minor League Starting Pitching Leaders

Here’s a look at the Mets minor league starting pitching leaders which features strong showings from Steven Matz, Michael Fulmer, Robert Whalen, and Casey Meisner who all pitched this weekend. I left out Noah Syndergaard‘s strong 3-0 start with 1.82 ERA, 0.944 WHIP, and 4.25 SO/W ratio because he is in the bigs now and hopefully has […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 5, Brewers 1

An article by posted on May 17, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 5, Brewers 1

The Mets (22-16) beat the Brewers (13-25) by a score of 5-1 on Sunday afternoon  in the rubber game of their three-game set at Citi Field. Noah Syndergaard shined in his second MLB start, allowing three hits, a walk, and a hit batsman in six innings of one-run ball. After the rookie struck out two […]

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