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Tyler Clippard Remains Unavailable With Stiff Back

An article by posted on September 19, 2015 0 Comments
Tyler Clippard Remains Unavailable With Stiff Back

Mets reliever Tyler Clippard, who was unavailable on Friday, remains unavailable on Saturday because of back tightness. He injured during his final pregame throw on Friday. “He’s got to get some treatment and then go throw, but he’s pretty stiff this morning,” said manager Terry Collins. Clippard is the Mets regular setup man in the […]

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Mets Take Subway Series Opener With 5-1 Defeat Of Yankees

An article by posted on September 18, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Take Subway Series Opener With 5-1 Defeat Of Yankees

The New York Mets (84-63) defeated the New York Yankees (80-66) by a score of 5-1 on Friday night at Citi Field, taking the opener of the Subway Series and reducing their magic number to clinch the NL East to eight. Pitching: Steven Matz started the game just a bit amped up to say the […]

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Would You Trade Matt Harvey for Xander Bogaerts?

An article by posted on September 18, 2015 0 Comments
Would You Trade Matt Harvey for Xander Bogaerts?

A topic being discussed recently in the Boston area in sports media and sports talk radio involves Mets pitcher Matt Harvey. The question they are asking Red Sox fans is: Would you trade shortstop Xander Bogaerts for New York Mets starting pitcher Matt Harvey? Red Sox beat writer Peter Abraham himself actuality posed the question […]

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We Believe In Our Mets, We Believe In Our Young Starting Pitchers

An article by posted on September 18, 2015 0 Comments
We Believe In Our Mets, We Believe In Our Young Starting Pitchers

Mike Axisa of CBS Sports listed eight things everyone should know about the Mets vs Yankees Subway Series that begins tonight at Citi Field. At No. 6 he points out the following about the Mets Starting Rotation, which hasn’t been nearly as dominant as it had been from April through July. “No team in baseball […]

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Is This The Biggest Subway Series Ever During The Regular Season?

An article by posted on September 18, 2015 0 Comments
Is This The Biggest Subway Series Ever During The Regular Season?

In 19 years since the Subway Series started, there has never a regular season matchup that had as many playoff implications as this one. There’s so much on the line in this series as both teams are fighting to win their divisions with only a few weeks to play. The Mets are already in a […]

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Matz Prepared For Most Important Start Of His Career

An article by posted on September 18, 2015 0 Comments
Matz Prepared For Most Important Start Of His Career

In what will be the biggest start of his young career, Steven Matz appears completely unfazed by the pressure of tonight’s start against the Yankees. The crowd at Citi Field will be electric, and the tough Yankees’ lineup, that ranks second in the MLB in runs scored, will pose a challenging threat to the Mets’ […]

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Keith Hernandez Compares Terry Collins To Whitey Herzog

An article by posted on September 18, 2015 0 Comments
Keith Hernandez Compares Terry Collins To Whitey Herzog

Mets color broadcaster Keith Hernandez made some interesting comments about Terry Collins in an article from the St. Louis Post Dispatch. “Terry has done a great job of managing everybody, just like Whitey used to,” Hernandez said. “Mixing and matching, making everybody feel a part of the club.” Of course, the famous Whitey Herzog helped […]

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Captain Wright Ready To “Take Back New York”

An article by posted on September 18, 2015 0 Comments
Captain Wright Ready To “Take Back New York”

Mets Captain David Wright sat down with Newsday to discuss the current state of New York baseball, and the craving for the Metropolitans to take back the city. “That’s ultimately what New York wants,” Wright said. “They love gritty, younger-type teams, homegrown. And I think that’s what we can provide. We play exciting baseball. You […]

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Love Potion No. 9, Mets Magic Number Drops As Marlins Defeat Nats 6-4

An article by posted on September 17, 2015 0 Comments
Love Potion No. 9, Mets Magic Number Drops As Marlins Defeat Nats 6-4

The Miami Marlins are quickly becoming the grinches of September, stealing wins against teams who need them desperately. After the Marlins outplayed the New York Mets in Flushing, they traveled to Washington D.C. to take on the Nationals. The pesky Marlins defeated the Nationals by a score of 6-4 tonight which puts the Nats a […]

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Matt Harvey Won’t Go Deep Against Yankees

An article by posted on September 17, 2015 0 Comments
Matt Harvey Won’t Go Deep Against Yankees

Matt Harvey‘s next start will be on Sunday night against the crosstown rival New York Yankees, but the question on everyone’s mind will be, how much will Harvey pitch in that game, given that Matt is approaching his innings limit? “We’re going to keep a very close eye on him,” manager Terry Collins said. “The Yankees will […]

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