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Rowen, Taijeron, Cecchini, Reynolds, Goeddel Cut From Camp

An article by posted on 22/03/2017 0 Comments
Rowen, Taijeron, Cecchini, Reynolds, Goeddel Cut From Camp

Per multiple sources including James Wagner of the New York Times, the Mets have made the next round of cuts from camp. Pitchers Ben Rowen and Erik Goeddel, infielders Gavin Cecchini and Matt Reynolds, and outfielder Travis Taijeron have been sent to the Minor Leagues. As the bullpen competition gets tighter, cutting Rowen surprised me. He was […]

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Legendary Bulls GM Jerry Krause Also Scouted for the Mets

An article by posted on 21/03/2017 0 Comments
Legendary Bulls GM Jerry Krause Also Scouted for the Mets

When news of Jerry Krause’s passing at 77 made its waves through the internet today, fans and media figures alike wasted no time sharing fond memories of his . Krause led the Bulls from 1985-2003, building all six of the team’s championship squads. A lot of common memories fans shared of Krause include the Scottie […]

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Despite Impressive Spring, Montero A Longshot To Make Opening Day Roster

An article by posted on 21/03/2017 0 Comments
Despite Impressive Spring, Montero A Longshot To Make Opening Day Roster

Somehow, Mets reliever Rafael Montero managed to navigate himself through the long offseason without getting himself cut from the 40-man roster, despite a couple of close calls. Now it appears that the one-time top pitching prospect is rewarding the front office’s continued faith in him, and even manager Terry Collins is liking the new and improved […]

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Talkin’ Mets: Will Matt Harvey Be Ready For Opening Day?

An article by posted on 21/03/2017 0 Comments
Talkin’ Mets: Will Matt Harvey Be Ready For Opening Day?

Today I am joined by John Delcos of the New York Mets Report to talk about the spring training struggles of Matt Harvey. Will he be ready for opening day? Should the Mets leave Harvey behind in extended spring training? Hear John and I give our thoughts on this topic and other Mets news.   […]

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Josh Smoker On Verge Of Making First Opening Day Roster

An article by posted on 21/03/2017 0 Comments
Josh Smoker On Verge Of Making First Opening Day Roster

Josh Smoker‘s career has been anything but smooth sailing since the Nationals drafted him in the first round in 2007. He spent almost a decade in the minors leading up to his call up with the Mets last August 19; this even included a 2014 season spent in independent ball. And even with his success […]

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MMO Spring Recap: Tigers Win 5-1, Stymie Mets Offense

An article by posted on 20/03/2017 0 Comments
MMO Spring Recap: Tigers Win 5-1, Stymie Mets Offense

Pitching: Looking to reverse his fortunes on the first day of Spring, Matt Harvey got the start and showed signs of progress returning from surgery to alleviate thoracic outlet syndrome. He pitched 4.1 innings, allowing three earned runs on seven hits and striking out four while touching 96 mph on the gun. After allowing a […]

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Granderson Will Rise To The Occasion In Center Field

An article by posted on 20/03/2017 0 Comments
Granderson Will Rise To The Occasion In Center Field

As it currently stands, the Mets outfield situation can be accurately described as a logjam. Yoenis Cespedes is a lock to start every day in left field. After him, though, Michael Conforto, Juan Lagares, Jay Bruce, and Curtis Granderson will be fighting for playing time. There are four of them and only two other outfield […]

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MMO Fan Shot: My Mets Fandom and Legacy

An article by posted on 19/03/2017 0 Comments
MMO Fan Shot: My Mets Fandom and Legacy

An MMO Fan Shot by Jason (7ReyesForLife7) I’ve been a fan of the New York Metropolitans since 1986. You might wonder if I was a frontrunner. In retrospect, I was without even knowing it, having been a “fan” of the New York Yankees. I owned this slick white, satin Yankees jacket because I thought it […]

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Reds, Braves, Blue Jays Have Checked In On Kelly Johnson

An article by posted on 18/03/2017 0 Comments
Reds, Braves, Blue Jays Have Checked In On Kelly Johnson

According to Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports, the Cincinnati Red, Atlanta Braves and the Toronto Blue Jays have checked in on free agent infielder Kelly Johnson on a non-roster deal. The veteran former Met is still seeking a major league deal however. Last offseason, Johnson settled for a one-year deal worth $2 million on January 8 […]

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Baseball America: Mets Have 7th Best Young Talent

An article by posted on 18/03/2017 0 Comments
Baseball America: Mets Have 7th Best Young Talent

Baseball America has named the Top 10 most talented young organizations in baseball. Unlike most Baseball America lists, this one looks at both the depth of a team’s farm system as well as the talent on the major league roster. With this being Baseball America, the caveat for the list is that they are analyzing […]

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