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MMO Game Recap: Mets 5, D’Backs 3 (Kirk, Kirk, Kirk!)

An article by posted on July 12, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 5, D’Backs 3 (Kirk, Kirk, Kirk!)

The Mets (47-42) defeated the Arizona Diamondbacks (42-45) and completed the three game sweep this afternoon at Citi Field by a score of 5-3. The big story of the day was Kirk Nieuwenhuis, who hit three home runs batting out of the five hole today. Coming into the game, he was batting only .091, but […]

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MMO Game Thread: Diamondbacks vs Mets, 1:10 PM (Get The Brooms Out!)

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MMO Game Thread: Diamondbacks vs Mets, 1:10 PM (Get The Brooms Out!)

The New York Mets (46-42) conclude their first half with a 1:10 PM contest against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Citi Field on Sunday looking for the three-game sweep. Jon Niese (4-8, 3.58 ERA) gets the series finale and opposes right-hander Rubby De La Rosa (6-4, 4.89) for the D’Backs. The Mets will finish the first […]

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Harvey Ends First Half In Dominating Fashion

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Harvey Ends First Half In Dominating Fashion

After not pitching for nearly 18 months following Tommy John surgery, it’s safe to say that Matt Harvey absolutely killed it in the first half of the 2015 season. Despite a four start plan in which he dealt with a dead arm, you have to agree that what Harvey accomplished in this first half was […]

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Mets Still In Striking Distance For NL East Title

An article by posted on July 11, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Still In Striking Distance For NL East Title

This will certainly serve as fodder for debate between the “Stand Pat” crowd and the “Do Something” crowd, but here is one little factoid that cannot be disputed… As long as the Mets stay within three games of the Washington Nationals, they hold their post-season destiny in their hands. Why is that? As long as […]

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Lucas Duda Sighting At Citi Field… No Not That One, The Good One

An article by posted on July 11, 2015 0 Comments
Lucas Duda Sighting At Citi Field… No Not That One, The Good One

He’s Baa-aack… Or maybe not, but during the Mets 4-2 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks, there was an actual Lucas Duda sighting at Citi Field No, not that wind-sucking Lucas Duda we’ve seen over the last two months, but the deluxe version we remember from April and May when he boasted a .989 OPS. For the […]

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Mets Pitchers Have A Higher Batting Average Than The Bench

An article by posted on July 11, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Pitchers Have A Higher Batting Average Than The Bench

The Mets now have a standard five-man bench after Danny Muno was recalled to replace injured lefthander Steven Matz who went on the DL. But none of the five reserves have a batting average above the Mendoza line. Mets Bench John Mayberry Jr. batting .194 (18 for 93) Johnny Monell batting .189 (7 for 37) Eric […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 4, Diamondbacks 2 #DropTheHammer

An article by posted on July 10, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 4, Diamondbacks 2 #DropTheHammer

The Mets (45-42) defeated the Arizona Diamondbacks (42-43) tonight at Citi Field by a score of 4-1. The big story for the Mets tonight was Noah Syndergaard. The big right-hander pitched eight shutdown innings for the Mets, and gave the team a much needed boost in the wake of the unfortunate injury to Steven Matz. […]

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

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

The New York Mets and Arizona Diamondacks close out the first half of the season with a three game series at Citi Field. Mets rookie Noah Syndergaard (3-4, 3.38) opposes right-hander Chase Anderson (4-2, 3.71) in Friday’s 7:10 p.m. ET series opener. Jonathon Niese on an extra day of rest reportedly will handle Sunday’s first-half […]

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Alderson Has Rekindled Talks With Brewers For Ramirez and Segura

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Alderson Has Rekindled Talks With Brewers For Ramirez and Segura

Just when I thought all the Aramis Ramirez talk had come to a merciful end, there’s this: The Mets and Brewers have recently had trade talks in which both third baseman Aramis Ramirez and shortstop Jean Segura were discussed, reports Jon Morosi of FOX Sports. Ramirez, 37, is owed roughly $7 million for the rest […]

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How I Came to Love the Minor Leagues

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How I Came to Love the Minor Leagues

I attended my first ballgame at Cashman Field in 1987, or ’88. I know that because we got an autograph from Bip Roberts. My family was on vacation in Las Vegas and I was bored by hanging out in the video arcade at the Circus Circus all day. The team was called the Las Vegas […]

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Steven Matz Heading To DL With Torn Lat Muscle (Updated)

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Steven Matz Heading To DL With Torn Lat Muscle (Updated)

Update: The team has confirmed that Steven Matz has a torn lat muscle on the left side and will not throw for three weeks after being treated with a PRP injection at the Hospital for Special Surgery. Apparently Matz told the team about the soreness after his first start, but the Mets had him make […]

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