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Jon Niese Has Shown Significant Improvement

An article by posted on June 18, 2015 0 Comments
Jon Niese Has Shown Significant Improvement

In a year highlighted by one of the league’s best rotations, a big reason the Mets remain atop the National League East 67 games into the season, some fans remain unsatisfied with one particular member of that rotation. Jon Niese has had the worst start to a season of his career posting an ERA over 7 in […]

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MMO Game Recap: Blue Jays 8, Mets 0

An article by posted on June 17, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Blue Jays 8, Mets 0

The Mets (36-31) fell to the Blue Jays (35-32) by a score of 8-0 on Wednesday night in Toronto. Jon Niese took the hill for the Mets and pitched well, going seven innings while allowing three runs on seven hits and four walks, striking out six. Toronto took an early lead they would never relinquish […]

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Former Mets Majority Owner Nelson Doubleday Jr. Passes Away

An article by posted on June 17, 2015 0 Comments
Former Mets Majority Owner Nelson Doubleday Jr. Passes Away

The Mets announced that Nelson Doubleday, Jr., the former owner of the Mets, has passed away at the age of 81. According to Doubleday’s family, the cause of death was pneumonia. “We were saddened to hear the news of the passing of Nelson Doubleday, Jr.,” The Mets said in a statement. “Nelson had a love […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Blue Jays, 7:07 PM

An article by posted on June 17, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Blue Jays, 7:07 PM

The New York Mets now head north of the border to continue the second leg of their home and home series against the Toronto Blue Jays at the Rogers Centre. Jon Niese (3-6, 4.24) opposes Drew Hutchison (5-1, 5.75) in a 7:07 PM matchup. The Mets have won three in a row and five of […]

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Mets’ Young Guns To Be Featured On Sports Illustrated Cover

An article by posted on June 17, 2015 0 Comments
Mets’ Young Guns To Be Featured On Sports Illustrated Cover

Kevin Kernan of the New York Post reports that Tom Verducci is working on a cover story about the Mets’ young pitchers for Sports Illustrated. Earlier this week, Harvey was interviewed a second time by Verducci, and then he met with and interviewed Noah Syndergaard as well. Of course Harvey was the last Met featured on […]

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Collins Passes Gil Hodges For Third All-Time In Franchise Wins

An article by posted on June 17, 2015 0 Comments
Collins Passes Gil Hodges For Third All-Time In Franchise Wins

Terry Collins won his 340th game with the Mets last night, surpassing Gil Hodges for the third-most managerial wins in team history. Only Davey Johnson (595) and Bobby Valentine (536) have more victories. While this is a nice milestone for the Collins, he has yet to manage the team to a winning season. He started […]

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MMO Morning Grind: Finally, A Happy Harvey Day

An article by posted on June 17, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Morning Grind: Finally, A Happy Harvey Day

Matt Harvey pitched last night, and the Mets won. Don’t take it for granted. After winning their ace’s first five starts, the Mets had lost five of the last seven games in which Harvey took the mound, going into last night’s game. Of course, that’s not all Harvey’s fault— on May 18th, his season ERA […]

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Clutch Performance: Parnell Gets Five Huge Outs, Earns First Save In Two Years

An article by posted on June 17, 2015 0 Comments
Clutch Performance: Parnell Gets Five Huge Outs, Earns First Save In Two Years

After cruising through the first seven innings, thanks to the tremendous effort by Matt Harvey, the Mets headed into the top of the eighth inning ahead by a score of 3-0. Terry Collins turned to righthander Carlos Torres to preserve Harvey’s gem, but it was quickly apparent that he didn’t have it and before you […]

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MMO Game Thread: Blue Jays vs Mets, 7:10 PM

An article by posted on June 16, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Blue Jays vs Mets, 7:10 PM

(Image designed by MMO reader David Dolinsky) The New York Mets and Toronto Blue Jays play the second of two games at Citi Field tonight before they head north of the border to play two more Wednesday and Thursday. Matt Harvey (6-4, 3.62) takes the mound for the Mets and will be opposed by fellow […]

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Adding Clarity and Perspective to Dillon Gee and Steven Matz Confusion

An article by posted on June 16, 2015 0 Comments
Adding Clarity and Perspective to Dillon Gee and Steven Matz Confusion

As you know the New York Mets designated Dillon Gee for assignment on Monday. Speaking to reporters at Citi Field shortly after the news broke, Sandy Alderson added some clarity to why the team took the actions they did, what it means, and how this impacts pitching prospect Steven Matz. “It was a hard decision to make, […]

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Vic Black and Eric Goedell Not Close to Returning

An article by posted on June 16, 2015 0 Comments
Vic Black and Eric Goedell Not Close to Returning

Reliever Vic Black, who has not pitched for the Mets at all so far this year due to a shoulder issue, has had another setback in his rehab recently, according to GM Sandy Alderson. This time it’s the groin that’s been bothering Black and he’s been unavailable to pitch for Triple-A as a result. Black […]

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