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

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

The New York Mets and the Tampa Bay Rays will hook up to play a rubber match this afternoon at Tropicana Field after splitting the first two games of the series. Bartolo Colon (10-10, 4.72) will try to clinch a series win for the Mets and he opposes right-hander Chris Archer (10-8, 2.54) for the […]

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An MMO Original: The Mets’ Greatest Remaining Weaknesses

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An MMO Original: The Mets’ Greatest Remaining Weaknesses

The Mets are hot. There’s no denying that. But that is precisely why it’s time to play the Devil’s advocate; this whole “score 8 runs per game, make Terry look like a genius, do no wrong” type of play isn’t likely to show up in every one of the 53 games left in the regular […]

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MMO Game Recap: Rays 5, Mets 4

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MMO Game Recap: Rays 5, Mets 4

The Rays defeated the Mets tonight by a score of 5-4 at Tropicana Field in Tampa Bay. The loss snaps the Mets seven game winning streak. Offense: The night started off promising as the Mets offense exploded for three runs in the first inning against Nate Karns. Curtis Granderson led off the game with a home […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Rays, 6:10 PM

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Rays, 6:10 PM

The NL East leading New York Mets will look to extend their seven-game winning streak tonight against the Tampa Bay Rays tonight at Tropicana Field. Rookie of the Year hopeful Noah Syndergaard (6-5, 2.66) will take the mound for the Mets and will oppose right-hander Nathan Karns (6-5, 3.37) for the Rays in the 6:10 […]

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Mapping Out the Mets Rotation to October

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Mapping Out the Mets Rotation to October

While Terry Collins said his mapped out plan to manage the innings of Harvey, deGrom, and Syndergaard is under lock and key, I think I’ve picked the lock. I’ve mapped out the remaining 53 games and, barring injury, weather, or any other setbacks, I’ve figured out how the Mets can manage the remaining schedule, keep […]

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Billy Beane Compares Mets’ Staff To A’s

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Billy Beane Compares Mets’ Staff To A’s

In an interview with Ken Davidoff of the NY Post, Athletics’ General Manager Billy Beane compared the Mets’ young pitchers to his star-studded rotation in Oakland during the early 2000′s. The A’s staff featured three top starters in Barry Zito, Mark Mulder and Tim Hudson, who carried the team to multiple playoff berths. “There’s definitely […]

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Mets Top Rays 4-3 In A Thriller For Seventh Straight Win

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Mets Top Rays 4-3 In A Thriller For Seventh Straight Win

The Mets (59-50) defeated the Tampa Bay Rays (54-56) by a score of 4-3 tonight at Tropicana Field. Jacob deGrom took the mound for the Amazin’s this evening, and though he didn’t have his A-game, he still managed to gut out 6.1 innings, allowing two runs on six hits while not walking a batter and […]

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

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

The New York Mets take a six-game winning streak into Tropicana Field this weekend for an interleague matchup against the Tampa Bay Rays. Jacob deGrom (10-6, 2.09) opposes right-hander Jake Odorizzi (6-6, 2.66) in Friday night’s 7:10 PM series opener. Jacob deGrom’s 2.09 ERA ranks third in the majors, behind Zack Greinke (1.71 ERA) and Scott […]

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Cuddyer Now Expected To Be Activated Monday

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Cuddyer Now Expected To Be Activated Monday

Michael Cuddyer may not be activated from the disabled list until after the weekend series against the Tampa Bay Rays according to what sources have told Adam Rubin. (ESPN New York)   The plan now appears to be that Cuddyer will play a couple of games with the St. Lucie Mets and then rejoin the team on […]

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An MMO Original: The Cascading Effects of Yoenis Cespedes

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An MMO Original: The Cascading Effects of Yoenis Cespedes

We all know now, if we didn’t before, that Yoenis Cespedes can do some serious damage.  But as we learned in sweeps of the Nationals and Marlins, his mere presence makes a substantial, if not night-and-day difference in a lineup that was the butt of jokes just a fortnight ago. Cespedes brings even more than […]

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