Tag: Mets

Cespedes Says He’d Prefer To Play In Left Field

An article by posted on March 10, 2016 0 Comments
Cespedes Says He’d Prefer To Play In Left Field

It was interesting to read how Yoenis Cespedes responded when Marly Rivera of ESPN asked him if he was happy playing center field for the Mets. “If I had the choice, I would stay in left field. But I will play where the team needs me. If they want me to play center field, I’ll play […]

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Where Are They Now? Catching Up With Jon Matlack

An article by posted on March 10, 2016 0 Comments
Where Are They Now? Catching Up With Jon Matlack

Baseball players tend to disappear after retirement. Without the spotlight of national media, or admiration of thousands of fans, they fade back into mainstream society. They leave only memories, and their absence from the game makes it easy to forget that these guys we watched on TV are still real people. My mission is to […]

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Piazza Readies For Hall Of Fame Induction

An article by posted on March 10, 2016 0 Comments
Piazza Readies For Hall Of Fame Induction

New York Mets legend, Mike Piazza will be inducted into the baseball Hall of Fame on July 24th of this year. Ahead of that date, Piazza recently went to tour the Hall of Fame in Cooperstown and spoke about his feelings on being elected with John Kelkis of Fox Sports. ”It’s a little overwhelming,” Piazza […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 4, Yankees 4 (10 Innings)

An article by posted on March 9, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 4, Yankees 4 (10 Innings)

The New York Mets and New York Yankees played to a 4-4 tie in a ten-inning game at Tradition Field on Wednesday afternoon. The Amazins headed into the ninth inning up 4-2, but left-handed reliever Antonio Bastardo coughed up a pair of bombs to the Yankees to even the score and hand Bastardo a blown […]

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Mets Minors: Top Prospects 25-21 Including Matt Reynolds

An article by posted on March 8, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Minors: Top Prospects 25-21 Including Matt Reynolds

Over at MetsMinors.net we chose who we thought were the Top 80 Prospects in the Mets farm system, we will bring the Top 30 to MMO for your viewing pleasure. We started the countdown with L.J. Mazzilli (#30), Jake Simon (#29), Andres Gimenez (#28), Josh Smoker (#27), and Jeff McNeil (#26). Here is the next installment in […]

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The Time To Trade Ruben Tejada Is Now

An article by posted on March 8, 2016 0 Comments
The Time To Trade Ruben Tejada Is Now

I’m sure Jedd Gyorko could be the answer to many questions. However, I’m fairly positive he’s not the answer to the question, “Who should be your starting shortstop?” With the injury to All Star shortstop Jhonny Peralta, Gyorko is the Cardinals starting shortstop. Unless the Cardinals make a move, Gyorko will be the shortstop for the next two to […]

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Harvey Armed With Improved Slider For Spring Debut

An article by posted on March 8, 2016 0 Comments
Harvey Armed With Improved Slider For Spring Debut

New York Mets right-hander Matt Harvey will make his spring debut today in Orlando as the Amazins take on the Atlanta Braves. Harvey takes the mound for the first time since game five of the 2015 World Series, and this time he looks to debut his improved slider – the one that made him so […]

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David Wright Can Take All the Time He Needs

An article by posted on March 7, 2016 0 Comments
David Wright Can Take All the Time He Needs

The Mets just completed their first week of Spring Training games, and David Wright never stepped foot on the field. He might not for another two weeks. This is the beginning of what is the new normal for Wright. This is going to be Wright’s first full season playing with spinal stenosis.  He has to learn how to […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 7, Braves 5

An article by posted on March 6, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 7, Braves 5

Travis Taijeron Drives In A Pair The New York Mets beat the Atlanta Braves by a score of 7-5 this afternoon in a sun-drenched Tradition Field for the second win of the Spring. Offense ICYMI | Watch @ynscspds *whisper* one off his bat to bring across the first run of today’s game vs. Atlanta. #LGMhttps://t.co/eEPfDR5M6K […]

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Robles Records Four-Out Save In Spring Debut

An article by posted on March 6, 2016 0 Comments
Robles Records Four-Out Save In Spring Debut

Hansel Robles put together a four-out save in yesterday’s 3-1 Mets win over the Houston Astros. A very nice beginning for the hard-throwing reliever who will be counted on to help solidify the back end of the bullpen this season. Manager, Terry Collins spoke with Anthony McCarron of the New York Times about Robles and […]

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