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3 Up 3 Down: Mets Avoid Sweep In Motown

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3 Up 3 Down: Mets Avoid Sweep In Motown

3 Up  1.  Mr. Clutch  For the second time in a week, the Mets were able to avoid being swept because of the bat of Neil Walker. Yesterday, it was Walker who hit a go-ahead two-run home run in the ninth inning off of Francisco Rodriguez which gave the Mets a 3-1 lead. Walker has […]

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Mets Avoid Sweep in Detroit, Eyeing Wild Card Spot

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Mets Avoid Sweep in Detroit, Eyeing Wild Card Spot

The New York Mets made it to the World Series last season, eventually losing to the Kansas City Royals. Due to the success the team had last year, they entered the season as one of the favorites to make it back to the World Series. However, things haven’t gone as smoothly as the team had […]

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Gsellman Puts Himself In Mets’ 5th Starter Conversation

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Gsellman Puts Himself In Mets’ 5th Starter Conversation

With a great stretch of starts in Triple-A, Robert Gsellman is a potential candidate to replace Logan Verrett in the rotation. Terry Collins suggested that prospects like Gsellman and Gabriel Ynoa are being considered for the 5th starter role in addition to Jon Niese. “I think anytime is right if a guy is good enough,” […]

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Can Mets Afford To Let Walker Walk?

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Can Mets Afford To Let Walker Walk?

Just when it looked as if things couldn’t get bleaker for the Mets, Neil Walker rescued them Sunday afternoon with a two-run, ninth-inning homer. It wasn’t the first time Walker picked up the Mets by the scruff of the neck this season, and it made me wonder if Walker will be around to save them in 2017. […]

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Talkin’ Mets: Bruce Is Loose, Where Do We Go From Here

An article by posted on August 7, 2016 0 Comments
Talkin’ Mets: Bruce Is Loose, Where Do We Go From Here

Tonight MMO senior writer John Delcos of New York Mets Report talks to me about the latest in Mets baseball. We dissect the Mets deadline moves and whether it was a wise decision for Sandy Alderson to acquire Jay Bruce for Dilson Herrera. Is Jon Niese an important part of the rest of 2016? With […]

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The Frustration Continues To Build

An article by posted on August 7, 2016 0 Comments
The Frustration Continues To Build

The frustration continues to build. The losses continue to mount. There does not seem to be any light at the end of the tunnel as things look bleaker and bleaker by the day. The Mets dropped Saturday’s game by a score of 6-5. Detroit’s defense was giving them every opportunity to steal the game by […]

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

An article by posted on August 6, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Tigers, 7:10 PM

Saturday, August 6, 2016 • 7:10 p.m. Comerica Park • Detroit, MI RHP Logan Verrett (3-6, 4.20) vs. LHP Matt Boyd (2-2, 4.71) SNY • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The Mets and Tigers continue their three game set tonight as Logan Verrett takes on Matt Boyd. The Mets have lost five straight games […]

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Are The Mets A Playoff Team?

An article by posted on August 6, 2016 0 Comments
Are The Mets A Playoff Team?

Devin asks… How can anyone believe this Mets team is going to the playoffs? Last night, the baseball gods dealt the Mets some more bad news. Not only did they lose, but with the National winning again the Mets are now 9 games out of first place. Worse yet, the Dodgers, Cardinals, Marlins and Pirates […]

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Rosario Named Best Defensive Shortstop Among Other Accolades

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Rosario Named Best Defensive Shortstop Among Other Accolades

Well, not only is Amed Rosario the best defensive shortstop in the Eastern League, but Baseball America just named him the best defensive shortstop in the Florida State League as well. The fact is that being the best defensive shortstop in the Florida State League is just scratching the surface, as Rosario was also rated as the league’s best hitter […]

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What’s Up With Noah Syndergaard?

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What’s Up With Noah Syndergaard?

Noah Syndergaard only gave up four runs Friday night, and it is an oversimplification to say the problem is the Mets didn’t score for him. But, something just isn’t right. The issue isn’t him not being able to throw hard. He still throws very hard, but velocity isn’t the most important variable for a pitcher. […]

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Verlander Shuts Down Mets As Tigers Take Opener 4-3

An article by posted on August 5, 2016 0 Comments
Verlander Shuts Down Mets As Tigers Take Opener 4-3

The New York Mets (56-53) were defeated by the Detroit Tigers (60-49) by a score of 4-3 at Comerica Park Friday evening.  With a Washington win, the Mets are now 9 games back for the division lead.  Pitching: Noah Syndergaard was on the mound for the Mets tonight and he wasn’t at his best. Syndergaard […]

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