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Wilmer Flores Looks To Make The Best Of Opportunity

An article by posted on June 4, 2016 0 Comments
Wilmer Flores Looks To Make The Best Of Opportunity

With the absence of David Wright for an extended time due to injury, Wilmer Flores has been given the opportunity to man third-base. Prior to last night’s 6-2 win over the Miami Marlins, Flores spoke of being thankful for a steady opportunity. “You don’t want to have anybody get hurt,” Flores said. “It happened. Since I […]

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Syndergaard Shines Again With Nine Strikeout Performance

An article by posted on June 4, 2016 0 Comments
Syndergaard Shines Again With Nine Strikeout Performance

It was a somber day for this Mets team as they were advised that their captain, David Wright would be out for an extended period of time due to injury. The team was in need of a boost. Noah Syndergaard was there to help provide it. In another quality start for the flame throwing Syndergaard, […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets Get Back To Crushing, Beat Marlins 6-2

An article by posted on June 3, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets Get Back To Crushing, Beat Marlins 6-2

The New York Mets (30-23) defeated the Miami Marlins (29-26) by a score of 6-2 at Marlins Park Friday evening.  With a Nationals loss, the Mets are now only two back for the division lead. Pitching: Noah Syndergaard toed the rubber for the Mets and was his usual dominant self tonight.  Syndergaard went seven innings, […]

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Mets Notes: Wheeler Return Moved To Mid July, D’Arnaud Swinging, Wright To See Dr. Watkins

An article by posted on June 3, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Notes: Wheeler Return Moved To Mid July, D’Arnaud Swinging, Wright To See Dr. Watkins

Third baseman David Wright is heading to California to see Dr. Robert Watkins, the back specialist he worked with last summer, Terry Collins told reporters. Wright will meet with him on Monday, but it’s not clear if this is just a routine checkup on his spinal stenosis condition or if it’s related to the herniated […]

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

An article by posted on June 3, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Marlins, 7:10 PM

Friday, June 3, 2016 • 7:10 p.m. Marlins Park • Miami, FL RHP Noah Syndergaard (5-2, 1.84) vs. RHP Tom Koehler (3-5, 4.50) SNY • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The Mets head down to South Beach to play to forget about the last 72 hours. After beating the White Sox in the […]

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Mets Say Wright Will Need 6-8 Weeks Of Non Baseball Activities

An article by posted on June 3, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Say Wright Will Need 6-8 Weeks Of Non Baseball Activities

The New York Mets said via Twitter that David Wright’s injury will require 6-8 weeks of rest from baseball activities during which he will undergo appropriate physiotherapy. Add to that another 2-3 weeks of resumed baseball activities, simulated games, and a rehab assignment and you’re looking at a late August return. That blows… Original Report […]

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Morning Grind: Forget Moving Neil Walker To Third Base

An article by posted on June 3, 2016 0 Comments
Morning Grind: Forget Moving Neil Walker To Third Base

If some of you are holding your breaths waiting for the Mets to promote top prospect Dilson Herrera to the major leagues in light of the news on David Wright, it’s time to exhale. Go ahead and let that air out because there’s little chance you’ll see Herrera anytime soon. Mike Puma of the New […]

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Featured Article: The End May Be Near for David Wright

An article by posted on June 2, 2016 0 Comments
Featured Article: The End May Be Near for David Wright

It’s time to talk about David Wright. He’s on a short list for greatest position players to ever play for the Mets and on an even shorter list of homegrown position players. Since 2004, he’s allowed the Mets to not have to worry about third base. He holds a handful of the team’s franchise records. […]

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Considering Possible Third Base Solutions For Mets

An article by posted on June 2, 2016 0 Comments
Considering Possible Third Base Solutions For Mets

Can Flores Replace Wright At 3B If He Misses Considerable Time? Despite the spinal stenosis, David Wright was playing well in 2016.  He was hitting .226/.350/.438 with seven homeruns and 14 RBI.  He had hit homeruns in three straight games before it was discovered he had a herniated disc in his neck.  It was a […]

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Steven Matz Named NL Rookie of the Month

An article by posted on June 2, 2016 0 Comments
Steven Matz Named NL Rookie of the Month

Mets left-hander Steven Matz has been named the National League Rookie of the Month for May. In five starts in May, Matz went 4-0 with a 1.83 ERA and 0.76 WHIP while striking out 31 batters in 34 1/3 innings. Entering his last start, Matz became the first Mets pitcher to win seven straight starts in ten […]

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Terry Collins Seeks Answers For Offensive Woes

An article by posted on June 2, 2016 0 Comments
Terry Collins Seeks Answers For Offensive Woes

The New York Mets offense has been largely dormant of late as the injuries pile up for a team that has now lost four of their last five games. Manager Terry Collins is currently without David Wright, Lucas Duda, and Travis d’Arnaud. Making matters worse, on Wednesday, Yoenis Cespedes asked for the game off against […]

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