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MMO Game Recap: Mets 6, Marlins 5

An article by posted on March 17, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 6, Marlins 5

The New York Mets were able to get to the Miami Marlins ace Jose Fernandez, pounding him for six runs in 3.2 innings in their 6-5 victory today. Jacob deGrom made the start for the Mets after having his scheduled start on Monday scratched because of back stiffness. He was just fine today, needing only […]

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Cespedes Leaves Game After Being Hit By Pitch On Right Hand

An article by posted on March 17, 2016 0 Comments
Cespedes Leaves Game After Being Hit By Pitch On Right Hand

On the day that outfielder Yoenis Cespedes returned to the Mets lineup after missing time with a sore hip, he left today’s game against the Miami Marlins after he was hit by a pitch. Cespedes was hit on the inside of his right hand near his wrist by a pitch from right-hander Edwin Jackson. He […]

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Dominic Smith’s Power Will Come

An article by posted on March 17, 2016 0 Comments
Dominic Smith’s Power Will Come

In an interview by Matt Ehalt of The Record, Mets first base prospect¬†Dominic Smith addresses the concerns he had with his power shortage during his 2014 season in Single-A Savannah, where he clubbed just one home run in 126 games. He was in a real conundrum, and approached Mets staff for advice. They knew his […]

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Alderson Says Mets Have Money For In-Season Moves

An article by posted on March 16, 2016 0 Comments
Alderson Says Mets Have Money For In-Season Moves

According to Kristie Ackert of the Daily News on Twitter, Mets GM Sandy Alderson stated that the Mets will have the money to make roster moves during the season, even if they don’t trade Alejandro De Aza, which doesn’t seem likely at this point. The Mets current payroll is roughly $127 million, the highest it […]

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Where Are They Now? Catching Up With Ron Swoboda

An article by posted on March 16, 2016 0 Comments
Where Are They Now? Catching Up With Ron Swoboda

Baseball players tend to disappear after retirement. Without the spotlight of national media, or admiration of thousands of fans, they fade back into mainstream society. They leave only memories, and their absence from the game makes it easy to forget that these guys we watched on TV are still real people. My mission is to […]

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2016 season Preview: Michael Conforto, LF

An article by posted on March 16, 2016 0 Comments
2016 season Preview: Michael Conforto, LF

Michael Conforto, LF Bats/Throws: L/R DOB: March 1, 1993 (23) Contract Status: Pre-Arb Eligible (Free Agent after 2021) 2015 Recap A little over a year after being drafted, Michael Conforto was called up with the expectations that he would turn around an ailing Mets lineup. What the Mets got in Conforto was a dynamic middle […]

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The Dark Knight’s Slider Rises

An article by posted on March 15, 2016 0 Comments
The Dark Knight’s Slider Rises

A pitch that eluded Matt Harvey for his 2015 campaign has made its comeback during the off-season and he showed it off brilliantly in his start against the Miami Marlins this past Sunday. Matt Ehalt of NorthJersey.com spoke with the Dark Knight about the return of his slider. “It’s big,” Harvey said. “Any time you […]

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Lucas Duda Implementing New Pregame Regimen

An article by posted on March 15, 2016 0 Comments
Lucas Duda Implementing New Pregame Regimen

Lucas Duda had an addiction that not too many of us knew about, swinging. Mike Puma of the New York Post spoke with Duda and his hitting coach, Kevin Long on the issue. Duda, was said to take an average of 200 swings between batting practice and the cage on any given day. It took […]

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MMO Game Recap: Tigers 9, Mets 2

An article by posted on March 14, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Tigers 9, Mets 2

The New York Mets were defeated by the Detroit Tigers by a score of 9-2 this afternoon at Joker Marchant Stadium. Seth Lugo, who started in place of Jacob deGrom, pitched two scoreless frames allowing no hits and a walk while striking out two. Robert Gsellman was hammered for three runs on three hits and […]

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Dilson Herrera Heads To Panama For WBC Qualifier

An article by posted on March 14, 2016 0 Comments
Dilson Herrera Heads To Panama For WBC Qualifier

Second baseman of the future, Dilson Herrera, who came out of Sunday’s 11-0 win over the Marlins after fouling a ball of his left kneecap, is well enough to depart the team’s complex on Monday so he can fly to Panama and¬†play in the World Baseball Classic qualifier for Team Colombia. Herrera, suffered the injury […]

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