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Neil Walker Continues To Mash Left-Handed Pitching

An article by posted on May 31, 2016 0 Comments
Neil Walker Continues To Mash Left-Handed Pitching

Prior to this year, one of the biggest knocks on Neil Walker was that even though he was a switch hitter, he oftentimes struggled from the right side of the plate. However, he’s put those criticisms to rest and is thriving as a right-handed hitter. Albeit in a smaller sample size, Walker, is batting to […]

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Matt Harvey Takes “First Step” In The Right Direction

An article by posted on May 31, 2016 0 Comments
Matt Harvey Takes “First Step” In The Right Direction

At a time when he is being judged on each and every start for what his immediate future may bring, Matt Harvey took the biggest step thus far in righting his season. The Harvey we had all come to love, showed signs of returning in Monday’s 1-0 win over the Chicago White Sox. He pitched […]

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Harvey and Familia Carry Mets To 1-0 Win By Still Being Really Good At Baseball

An article by posted on May 30, 2016 0 Comments
Harvey and Familia Carry Mets To 1-0 Win By Still Being Really Good At Baseball

He’s Back! The Mets (29-21) beat the White Sox (27-25) by a score of 1-0 on Monday afternoon at Citi Field. Matt Harvey tossed a gem for the Mets, allowing 2 hits and a walk in 7 shutout innings, striking out 6 on 87 efficient pitches. Harvey went up against Chicago stud Jose Quintana (who […]

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MMO Game Thread: White Sox vs Mets, 1:10 PM

An article by posted on May 30, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: White Sox vs Mets, 1:10 PM

Monday, May 30, 2016 • 1:10 p.m. Citi Field • Flushing, N.Y. LHP Jose Quintana (5-4, 2.22) vs. RHP Matt Harvey (3-7, 6.08) SNY • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The Mets try to get back on track as the White Sox come to town for a Memorial Day matinee. Yesterday the Mets […]

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A Hometown Hero: Honor, Duty, And Being A Lifelong Mets Fan

An article by posted on May 30, 2016 0 Comments
A Hometown Hero: Honor, Duty, And Being A Lifelong Mets Fan

Webster Dictionary defines a hero as a person who is admired for great, brave acts and/or fine qualities. Synonyms include idol, luminary, demigod, and paragon.  For me, I have a different set of synonyms to assign to my hero, Captain Jophiel Philips.  They include friend, teammate, and brother. After transferring from Hofstra University following his […]

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Bartolo Colon Kept The Mets In The Game

An article by posted on May 30, 2016 0 Comments
Bartolo Colon Kept The Mets In The Game

At the ripe age of 43, Bartolo Colon continues to defy logic. Colon continues to put forth quality starts and has kept his team in almost every game this season. Only one start this season has seen Big Sexy give up more than three runs in a game. That start came against the Los Angeles […]

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A Tale of Two Pitchers

An article by posted on May 30, 2016 0 Comments
A Tale of Two Pitchers

It was the best of times, it was the worst of times. Sports Illustrated called it “The most hyped pitching debut the game had ever seen.” Retailers couldn’t keep his jersey in stock due to demand. And when Stephen Strasburg made his debut the 21-year-old phenom did not disappoint. He compiled a 2.91 ERA. In […]

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Familia Falters Again In Loss To Dodgers

An article by posted on May 30, 2016 0 Comments
Familia Falters Again In Loss To Dodgers

After tying the game in the bottom of the eighth inning, Mets manager, Terry Collins went to his closer in a non-save situation in the ninth. For the second time in three days, Jeurys Familia faltered. Coming into the top of the ninth, tied with Dodgers at two and surviving Clayton Kershaw, there was hope […]

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How to Beat Clayton Kershaw

An article by posted on May 29, 2016 0 Comments
How to Beat Clayton Kershaw

Tonight, the Mets will square off against one of the game’s best in Dodgers’ ace Clayton Kershaw. And as of now, there is much reason to believe that the southpaw is the best pitcher on the planet. Since 2013, he’s pitched to a 60-20 record with a pristine 1.87 ERA while striking out more than […]

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MMO Fan Shot: The Umpires Strike Back

An article by posted on May 29, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Fan Shot: The Umpires Strike Back

An MMO Fan Shot by Michael Reilly The bases are loaded, with one out in the third inning and the Mets are down 3-1. Colorado’s Tony Wolters heads to the dugout after striking out. Not so fast, says home plate umpire Carlos Torres. You foul tipped it… A double and four runs later, the hole […]

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