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Di-Jest Song Parody: Eve Of Contention

An article by posted on September 14, 2014 0 Comments
Di-Jest Song Parody: Eve Of Contention

Di-Jest readers know that I started watching the Mets in ’62 when I was just a teenager. The music that I fell in love with is almost entirely from the ’60′s and ’70′s. By the time disco arrived I was already, to quote Gary Cohen, “outta here.” Sometimes Di-Jest articles are song parodies and the […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Nationals, 1:10 PM

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Nationals, 1:10 PM

Today the Mets look for a split with the Washington Nationals, sending Jonathon Niese (8-10, 3.59) to the hill against Jordan Zimmermann (11-5, 2.93). First pitch is scheduled for 1:10pm. In his last start, Niese received a no-decision in the Mets’ 3-2 victory over the Rockies at Citi Field on September 8th. He tossed 6.2 […]

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Concerns Over Vic Black Arise In Loss To Nationals

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Concerns Over Vic Black Arise In Loss To Nationals

Vic Black entered Saturday nights game as one of the brightest spots in a very bland season. Known for his blazing 95+ mile per hour fastballs, Black’s heat reached just 92.86 on average Saturday night according to FanGraphs. “Something didn’t feel right. It doesn’t hurt, it’s just like an ache and it feels weak, so […]

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MMO Game Recap: Nationals 10, Mets 3

An article by posted on September 13, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Nationals 10, Mets 3

On a damp evening at Citi Field, Zack Wheeler‘s recent stretch of dominance came to an end as his lack of command coupled with a poor defensive effort resulted in a 10-3 blowout loss to the Washington Nationals on Saturday evening. Bryce Harper sent a fly ball into the Pepsi porch that just barely tucked […]

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

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

Tonight the Mets try to take the third game of the four game set against the Washington Nationals with Mets MVP candidate Zack Wheeler (10-9, 3.38) taking on Doug Fister (13-6, 2.53). First pitch is at 7:10pm. In his last start, Wheeler earned his 10th victory of the year against the Cincinnati Reds. He gave […]

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Mets Struggles Continue at Citi Field

An article by posted on September 13, 2014 0 Comments
Mets Struggles Continue at Citi Field

In last nights win against the Nationals some very interesting stats came up during the game. The first being that in the last 18 games, Travis d’Arnaud has only struck out five times with two of those strikeouts coming last night. It is hard to undersell how impressive a turnaround it has been for the […]

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Terry Collins Appears Safe For Start Of 2015

An article by posted on September 13, 2014 0 Comments
Terry Collins Appears Safe For Start Of 2015

While he is signed only through the end of next season, it appears that Terry Collins‘ job is safe heading into the off season. According to CBS’s John Heyman, Collins has the support of ownership and is all but certain to be back with the club next season. Since taking over the Mets in 2010, […]

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

An article by posted on September 12, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Nationals, 7:10 PM

The Mets will try to even up their series against the Nationals tonight against lefty Gio Gonzalez (8-9, 3.78). The Mets will send Dillon Gee (6-7, 3.74) to the hill as he looks to finish the season strong. First pitch is at 7:10pm. In his last start, Gee took the loss in the Mets’ 2-1 […]

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Video: Jeff Wilpon Named Worst Person In The World

An article by posted on September 12, 2014 0 Comments
Video: Jeff Wilpon Named Worst Person In The World

No surprise here, but sportscaster Keith Olbermann of ESPN named Jeff Wilpon the Worst Person in the World tonight. He completely ripped into him and his father Fred Wilpon, accusing both of them of running the team into the ground. A lawsuit filed on Wednesday alleged that the Mets chief operating officer insulted and harassed […]

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Colon Ejected In Mets 12th Straight Home Loss To Nats

An article by posted on September 12, 2014 0 Comments
Colon Ejected In Mets 12th Straight Home Loss To Nats

What’s happening this season between the Mets and the Nationals is getting out of hand. The division leading Nats have absolutely abused the Mets at Citi Field this year and that continued last night. After the Nats hit two home runs, Colon was ejected for retaliating against Ian Desmond and Jayson Werth. After the game, […]

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