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The Last Word: Only the Mets

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The Last Word: Only the Mets

The fiasco that was Wednesday, July 29 at Citi Field will for a long time stand as Exhibit A for a couple of truisms my wife and I share as we watch the Mets most every night from April to October (yeah, October): One, every game features something you’ve never seen before, and two, baseball […]

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Rosenthal: Deal Between Reds and Mets for Bruce Will Happen

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Rosenthal: Deal Between Reds and Mets for Bruce Will Happen

8:30 AM Update – Deadline Day! The first news of the day regarding the Mets and Jay Bruce comes from Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports, who says that a deal for the Cincinnati Reds slugger looks like it’s going to happen and that the Mets will finally get that big bat they say they’re looking […]

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Do The Mets Have A Closer Controversy?

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Do The Mets Have A Closer Controversy?

That’s what talking heads on SNY think. On Thursday, during an episode of Loudmouths Andy Martino of the Daily News suggested that the leash is getting shorter and shorter on Familia and that it’s time to start considering Tyler Clippard as the team’s closer. Right after that Gary Apple of SNY asked Nelson Figueroa the […]

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Jumping To Conclusions and Agent-Speak

An article by posted on July 30, 2015 0 Comments
Jumping To Conclusions and Agent-Speak

Update 11:30 am Brewers beat writer Tom Haudricourt has spent the day trying to explain to fans what exactly happened. Now, in the latest tweet meant to set off yet another firestorm, Haudricourt says, The more details I get on nixed Gomez trade, the more it sounds as if it became more financial matter than medical […]

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MMO Game Thread: Padres vs Mets, 12:10 PM

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MMO Game Thread: Padres vs Mets, 12:10 PM

The New York Mets and San Diego Padres will play the rubber match of their series in a 12:10 PM matinee at Citi Field. Jonathon Niese (5-9, 3.75) returns after the birth of his son in Ohio to oppose right-hander Andrew Cashner (4-10, 3.93) for the Padres. The Mets are 3-3 on their current 10-game […]

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The Crazies

An article by posted on July 30, 2015 0 Comments
The Crazies

Last night may have just been one of the most harrowing and bewildering evenings I’ve ever experienced watching a baseball game. Tom Hanks may have gotten it wrong, because last night we saw lots of crying in baseball. I’m sure sports talk radio, the talking heads on TV, and everyone on  social media, will have […]

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MMO Game Recap: Padres 7, Mets 3 (Duda!)

An article by posted on July 29, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Padres 7, Mets 3 (Duda!)

The Mets (52-49) were defeated by the San Diego Padres (48-53) by a score of 7-3 tonight at Citi Field. Bartolo Colon started for the Mets, and didn’t fare very well to say the least. He lasted just 2.1 innings, allowing six runs on ten hits. He falls to 9-9, as his ERA inflates to […]

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Alderson: There Is No Deal, There Will Be No Deal

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Alderson: There Is No Deal, There Will Be No Deal

I cannot believe what I’ve just heard. Mets GM Sandy Alderson just told reporters that the rumored Carlos Gomez deal is not a deal. “There is no deal and there will not be any deal,” Alderson said. Alderson repeatedly said that a deal has not and will not transpire. “Unfortunately social media got too far […]

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

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

The New York Mets and San Diego Padres will mix it up again tonight in a 7:10 PM contest at Citi Field. Bartolo Colon (9-9, 4.60) will try to rebound from a forgettable start and he will oppose right-hander Tyson Ross (6-8, 3.45) for the Padres. The Mets could be back in first place by […]

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Mets Looking To Rekindle Talks For Justin Upton

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Mets Looking To Rekindle Talks For Justin Upton

The New York Mets may have balked at the asking price from the San Diego Padres for outfielder Justin Upton last week, but according to Jon Heyman of CBS Sports the two sides are ready to rekindle talks. Especially as Uptons asking price continues to decline. As as MMO reported last week, the San Diego […]

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