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Cuban Slugger Yasmani Tomas Schedules Showcase For Next Week

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Cuban Slugger Yasmani Tomas Schedules Showcase For Next Week

Cuban slugger Yasmani Tomas has taken another step toward joining the Major Leagues. According to Jesse Sanchez on MLB.com, the 24-year-old corner outfielder has a showcase tentatively scheduled for the end of next week in the Dominican Republic. Sanchez says Tomas is the next top Cuban prospect expected to follow in the footsteps of countrymen Rusney […]

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Video: Jeff Wilpon Named Worst Person In The World

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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

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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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Injury Update: Murphy, d’Arnaud Leave Game, Eveland Done For Season

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Injury Update: Murphy, d’Arnaud Leave Game, Eveland Done For Season

Upate (9/12/14) According to Kristie Ackert of The Daily News, Dana Eveland will miss the rest of the season. An MRI showed lots of inflammation in his elbow but no structural damage. Eveland will rest and then be reevaluated. Eveland has been solid for the Mets this year, appearing in 27.1 innings and posting a […]

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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

In what has become the most important series in several years, the Mets open a four game series against the division leading Washington Nationals tonight. Righty Tanner Roark (12-10, 2.97) will oppose Bartolo Colon (13-11, 3.96) with first pitch at 7:10pm. In his last start Colon received the win in the Mets’ 14-5 victory against […]

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Which Players Are Vulnerable On Mets 40 Man Roster?

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Which Players Are Vulnerable On Mets 40 Man Roster?

Heading into the off-season with a full 40 man roster, the flexibility needed to make any hoped-for-yet-unlikely personnel additions of a significant nature will require Mets team management to make some choices that may signal the end of several players’ association with the organization. While this situation is a regular occurrence following the end of […]

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Mejia Becomes Youngest Mets Pitcher To Save 25 Games

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Mejia Becomes Youngest Mets Pitcher To Save 25 Games

One day after he loaded the bases and was pulled from a save opportunity with one out, Jenrry Mejia rebounded on Wednesday night with a perfect ninth inning to preserve the Mets’ 2-0 victory over the Colorado Rockies. Mejia fielded a comebacker and flipped it to Lucas Duda at first base for the final out and […]

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Mets Keeping Wild Card In Sight With Sweep Over Rockies

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Mets Keeping Wild Card In Sight With Sweep Over Rockies

If you would have told me one month ago that the Mets would play meaningful games in September, I would have laughed it off and then said: “sure, next September.” Now, with 16 games to go, the Mets find themselves just 5 1/2 games out of the second wildcard spot. They trail the Pirates who […]

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Olney: ‘Could Be A Quiet Offseason In New York’

An article by posted on September 10, 2014 0 Comments
Olney: ‘Could Be A Quiet Offseason In New York’

According to a report filed by ESPN analyst Buster Olney, the Mets and Sandy Alderson expect their 2015 payroll to be similar to their 2014 payroll. Currently, the Mets have the 22nd highest payroll in baseball, sandwiched in between the San Diego Padres and the Chicago Cubs. The magic number for 2014 stands at $89,051,758 and […]

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

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

Tonight, Rafael Montero (0-3, 5.23) returns to the mound for the Mets opposing Tyler Matzek (5-9, 4.32) as the Mets go for the sweep against the Rockies with first pitch at 7:10pm. In his last start, Montero took the no-decision in the Mets’ 2-1 defeat to the Cubs back on August 17th at Citi Field. […]

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