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Mets Edge Orioles 5-3 In Nail-Biter, deGrom Magnificent

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Mets Edge Orioles 5-3 In Nail-Biter, deGrom Magnificent

The Mets (64-55) defeated the Orioles (61-57) by a score of 5-3 on Tuesday night in Baltimore. Pitching: Jacob deGrom started for the Mets and was, once again, magnificent. He pitched 7 2/3 masterful innings, allowing 1 run on 5 hits with 6 strikeouts and a walk throwing 100 pitches. The only run came on […]

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Terry Collins Enjoying Life In The Fast Lane

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Terry Collins Enjoying Life In The Fast Lane

It’s been nearly 20 years since Terry Collins has been in the pennant race and he’s relishing every minute of it with the New York Mets. “When you’re in a pennant race, there’s nothing else like it. There’s nothing like the energy in the clubhouse, the energy in the stands. It’s an experience that doesn’t […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Orioles, 7:05 PM

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Orioles, 7:05 PM

The New York Mets (63-55) begin their road trip with a short two-game series against the Baltimore Orioles at Camden Yards on Tuesday night. All-Star Jacob deGrom (11-6, 2.03) will try to stop the Mets’ three-game skid and will oppose Orioles right-hander Kevin Gausman (2-4, 4.48) at 7:05 PM. The Mets have won eight straight […]

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An MMO Original: Losing Streaks Are Part of the Game

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An MMO Original: Losing Streaks Are Part of the Game

Three losses to the Pirates at Citi Field ignited a case of the jitters throughout Met land. The unbridled euphoria Met fans had experienced over a recent winning streak and their teams ascent to the top of the National League’s Eastern Division dimmed some over the weekend. Based on our most recent experiences and stretching […]

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Could The Struggling Nationals Turn To Wally Backman?

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Could The Struggling Nationals Turn To Wally Backman?

The Nationals are struggling big time. Despite being one of the preseason World Series favorites, Washington has dipped under .500 and now sits 4.5 games behind the Mets in the division and 9.5 back in the Wild Card. They’ve lost six straight as well as 17 of their last 24, leaving some to speculate that […]

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MMO Players of the Week: The Good, the Great, and the Amazin’

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MMO Players of the Week: The Good, the Great, and the Amazin’

It’s been one of those classic up and down weeks for the Metsies: losing a series on the road, sweeping a four game series, then getting swept at home. It’s clear to most that the Mets are the new favorites to win the division, but there is some major work to be done before they […]

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David Wright Expected To Be Activated Monday For Phillies Series

An article by posted on August 18, 2015 0 Comments
David Wright Expected To Be Activated Monday For Phillies Series

According to Adam Rubin of ESPN New York, the New York Mets are now eying Monday for David Wright to be activated from the disabled list. That’s when the team heads to Philadelphia for a four-game series with the Phillies. After having two days off, the team’s captain will resume his rehab assignment with Single-A St. Lucie on […]

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An MMO Original: Redefining the Mets and Myself

An article by posted on August 17, 2015 0 Comments
An MMO Original: Redefining the Mets and Myself

For as long as I can remember, I have been a Mets fan. My grandfather began cheering the Mets on in 1962, hungry for a National League New York team to root for since his beloved Brooklyn Dodgers departed for California. My parents were married in September of 1986 and gleefully recall watching the World […]

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MMO Exclusive: Sandy Talks Leadup To Trade Deadline and Impact On Team (Part 1)

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MMO Exclusive: Sandy Talks Leadup To Trade Deadline and Impact On Team (Part 1)

I was fortunate enough to have another exclusive interview with Mets general manager Sandy Alderson again on Friday morning during my weekly Tip-Off show. With the New York Mets in first place atop the NL East and opening up a 4.5 game lead over the Washington Nationals, fans are salivating at the thought of postseason […]

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MMO Exclusive: Bobby Valentine Says Mets Could Win World Series

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MMO Exclusive: Bobby Valentine Says Mets Could Win World Series

In the last three weeks, the conversation has largely shifted from if the Mets make the postseason to when. The question still remaining however, is whether this is a team capable of playing deep into October or not. Bobby Valentine, who knows a thing or two about quality Mets baseball, believes this year’s club could […]

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