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Loney and Bruce Homer As Mets Leave Miami With 5-2 Win

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Loney and Bruce Homer As Mets Leave Miami With 5-2 Win

The New York Mets (85-74) defeated the Miami Marlins (78-80)  by a score of 5-2 Wednesday. The Mets’ magic number is now 3, so any combination of Mets wins or Cardinals losses totaling 3 will secure a Wild Card spot for the Amazins. Offense: After the Marlins put up a 2-spot in the bottom of the […]

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

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

Wednesday, September 28, 2016 • 7:10 p.m. Marlins Park • Miami, FL RHP Seth Lugo (4-2, 2.61) vs. RHP José Ureña (4-8, 5.95) SNY • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM METS MAGIC NUMBER IS 4 Last night’s win was punctuated by a positive offensive performance, including a homer from Jay Bruce, a monster […]

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Colon Dealing With a Tendon Injury in Foot

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Colon Dealing With a Tendon Injury in Foot

With Matt Harvey, Jacob deGrom, and Steven Matz all needing season ending surgery, Zack Wheeler needing to be shut down after a number of setbacks during his rehabilitation from Tommy John surgery, and Noah Syndergaard dealing with bone spurs in his elbow, everyone has joked about how it was the 43 year old Bartolo Colon […]

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Explaining Fernando Salas’ Dominance

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Explaining Fernando Salas’ Dominance

Last season, on the eve of September, Sandy Alderson went out and obtained Addison Reed from the Arizona Diamondbacks. Up until that point in the season, Reed was having a poor year that included a demotion to AAA. In his 38 appearances with the Diamondbacks, he was 2-2 with a 4.20 ERA and a 1.500 […]

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Bruce and Duda Make Presence Felt with Big Nights

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Bruce and Duda Make Presence Felt with Big Nights

Jay Bruce and Lucas Duda put together great nights at the plate in Tuesday’s 12-1 victory over Miami, as both look to be back in a big way. With just four games left in the regular season, Bruce and Duda flexed some muscle Tuesday night. Bruce was 2-for-5 on the night with a game changing […]

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Mets Bounce Back To Rock Fish 12-1

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Mets Bounce Back To Rock Fish 12-1

After an emotional evening last night, the Mets (84-74) bounced back to defeat the Miami Marlins (78-79) by a score of 12-1 tonight at Marlins Park. The Cardinals are winning against the Reds tonight, and the Giants just started so we will have to wait for the wild card standings later on tonight. Pitching: Noah […]

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That Smile

An article by posted on September 27, 2016 0 Comments
That Smile

I was sitting on a bus with 25 of my teammates. The young men who form the Ithaca College baseball team were on their way to Binghamton University to play our only scrimmage of the fall season. Joking around, talking about classes, playing music as usual… Until a voice cut through the exuberance like a hot knife […]

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Monday Night, Everyone Was A Marlins Fan

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Monday Night, Everyone Was A Marlins Fan

“There’s no crying in baseball.” Is a motto that was tossed out the window Monday night in Miami. When Jose Fernandez died in a horrific boat accident during the early hours of Sunday, the news rocked the baseball world. How could someone with that much lust for the game of baseball – and life in […]

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Mets Magic Number Falls to 5 with Cardinals Loss

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Mets Magic Number Falls to 5 with Cardinals Loss

The New York Mets fell to the Miami Marlins on Monday night by a score of 7-3 in one of the most emotional games you may have witnessed. Following the passing of star pitcher, Jose Fernandez, Miami began their healing process with last night’s game. A night that included beautiful tributes to their ace, including […]

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Decisions, Decisions: Home Field and the Manic Magic Number

An article by posted on September 26, 2016 0 Comments
Decisions, Decisions: Home Field and the Manic Magic Number

Terry Collins and his staff may have some interesting decisions to make this weekend regarding his pitching staff and how it sets up for a potential Wild Card Game next Wednesday night.   A lot has to do with the two team wildcard format, tie breaking procedures and how a magic number is calculated. An […]

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A Tough Night Ahead As Mets and Marlins Mourn Jose Fernandez

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A Tough Night Ahead As Mets and Marlins Mourn Jose Fernandez

Sitting in Section 135, you get the opportunity to look into the Mets dugout.  While watching the game, I could only make out that the Mets had hung something up on the dugout wall.  As I would discover after the game, Yoenis Cespedes hung a Jose Fernandez Mets #16 jersey to honor his fellow countryman, […]

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