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Talkin’ Mets: Tragedy Strikes, Final Week Won’t Be Easy

An article by posted on September 25, 2016 0 Comments
Talkin’ Mets: Tragedy Strikes, Final Week Won’t Be Easy

I kick off tonight’s show looking at the week ahead and comparing the schedules of the Mets, Cards and Giants. I also talk about how this team needs to approach a ballgame differently without their strong starting pitching. The tragic death of Jose Fernandez puts a monkey wrench into the series in Miami. The Marlins […]

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Gsellman Sizzles As Cabrera and Mets Slam Phillies 17-0

An article by posted on September 25, 2016 0 Comments
Gsellman Sizzles As Cabrera and Mets Slam Phillies 17-0

The New York Mets (83-73) defeated the Philadelphia Phillies (70-86) by a score of 17-0 at Citi Field Sunday afternoon.  The Mets temporarily hold a half a game advantage over the San Francisco Giants for the first wild card spot. Pitching: Following the tragic news of the passing of Marlins ace Jose Fernandez this morning […]

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MMO Game Thread: Phillies vs Mets, 1:10 PM

An article by posted on September 25, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Phillies vs Mets, 1:10 PM

Sunday, September 25, 2016 • 1:10 p.m. Citi Field • Flushing, N.Y. RHP Jake Thompson (3-5, 5.62) vs. RHP Robert Gsellman (2-2, 3.13) SNY • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The Phillies jumped out to an early 10-0 lead against the Mets last night, and somehow the Mets clawed back to a final […]

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Gavin Cecchini Records First MLB Hit and RBI

An article by posted on September 25, 2016 0 Comments
Gavin Cecchini Records First MLB Hit and RBI

In Saturday’s 10-8 loss to the Philadelphia Phillies, Gavin Cecchini recorded his first major league hit and RBI. Cecchini entered into the game at shortstop for Asdrubal Cabrera as the Mets trailed by a score of 10-0 at the time. The Mets prized prospect had a successful night at the plate, going 2-for-3 with two […]

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A Wild Week Ahead

An article by posted on September 25, 2016 0 Comments
A Wild Week Ahead

With Saturday’s 10-8 loss to the Philadelphia Phillies, the Mets entered into a virtual dead heat with the Giants and Cardinals in the NL Wild Card race. Both the Giants and Cards won their respective games on Saturday. The Mets and Giants now hold a half game lead over the Cardinals for the two Wild […]

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

An article by posted on September 24, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Phillies vs Mets, 7:10 PM

Saturday, September 24, 2016 • 7:10 p.m. Citi Field • Flushing, N.Y. RHP Alec Asher (1-0, 2.16) vs. LHP Sean Gilmartin (0-0, 4.76) SNY • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM A day after the epic bat flip, the Mets won again beating the Phillies 10-5 escaping trouble a few times in the game […]

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Battle of the Bat Flips: Asdrubal Cabrera vs. Yoenis Cespedes

An article by posted on September 24, 2016 0 Comments
Battle of the Bat Flips: Asdrubal Cabrera vs. Yoenis Cespedes

On Thursday night, with the Mets trailing the Phillies 8-6 in the bottom of the 11th inning, shortstop Asdrubal Cabrera not only hit an epic walk-off three run homer, he also had a bat flip for the ages: Chills. #Walkoffhttps://t.co/NuuNjovPM2 pic.twitter.com/Ntsbicef6b — New York Mets (@Mets) September 23, 2016 It was very reminiscent of another pretty […]

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Spin Rate On Seth Lugo’s Curveball Is Better Than Anybody’s

An article by posted on September 24, 2016 0 Comments
Spin Rate On Seth Lugo’s Curveball Is Better Than Anybody’s

Since the time Noah Syndergaard first appeared on the mound for the Mets, we have constantly heard how he throws more 100 MPH fastballs than anybody in the sport.  He is repeating it all over again as fans stare in awe at the radar gun readings with each fastball Syndergaard unleashes.  Fact is when it […]

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Hansel Robles Gave the Bullpen a Much Needed Break

An article by posted on September 24, 2016 0 Comments
Hansel Robles Gave the Bullpen a Much Needed Break

With the bullpen being completely taxed heading into Friday night’s game, the Mets needed someone to step up to provide some relief. Hansel Robles was up to that task in Friday night’s 10-5 win over Philadelphia. In what seemed like another game between the Mets and Phillies that included unlimited pitching changes, Robles was finally […]

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Michael Conforto Proved He Belongs Friday Night

An article by posted on September 24, 2016 0 Comments
Michael Conforto Proved He Belongs Friday Night

New York Mets outfielder, Michael Conforto was given a rare opportunity to start Friday night. He made the best of that opportunity. Conforto was 2-for-3 on the night, including a three-run homer that helped break the game open for the Mets. The homer was his first since August 7. “That at-bat really is kind of […]

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