Tag: Mets

Harvey and d’Arnaud Among MLB’s Top Batteries

An article by posted on March 22, 2016 0 Comments
Harvey and d’Arnaud Among MLB’s Top Batteries

Anthony Castrovince of MLB.com recently ranked the Top 10 MLB Pitcher and Catcher Batteries and the Mets were very well represented, occupying three of the 10 spots. The rankings were based on Projected WAR. 9. Noah Syndergaard and Travis d’Arnaud, Mets (Projected WAR: 6.9) D’Arnaud holds up his end of the bargain, with the sixth-highest projected WAR tally […]

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Mets Pitchers On Cover Of Sports Illustrated Baseball Preview!

An article by posted on March 22, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Pitchers On Cover Of Sports Illustrated Baseball Preview!

There they are, the pride of the fleet for the Mets. Sports Illustrated will be featuring the New York Mets on the cover of their 2016 Baseball Preview that will be available on newsstands. They pick the Amazins to win the NL East. It’s a gorgeous cover featuring the hard-throwing starters Matt Harvey and Jacob […]

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DeGrom Not Worried About Decreased Velocity

An article by posted on March 22, 2016 0 Comments
DeGrom Not Worried About Decreased Velocity

Jacob deGrom delivered a solid performance on Monday against the Miami Marlins as he continues to extend deeper into games with just 12 days left to Spring Training. In four frames, all scoreless, he tossed 51 pitches and allowed four hits while striking out five. All of the talk during and after the game though […]

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MMO Hall of Fame: Tug McGraw Believed When No One Else Did

An article by posted on March 22, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Hall of Fame: Tug McGraw Believed When No One Else Did

Someone once said “A baseball team is a living breathing thing.” If that’s true, Tom Seaver is our heart, Gil Hodges our brain, Gary Carter our lungs (he breathed life into the Mets in Game 6), Bob Murphy our voice, Keith Hernandez our eyes. And Tug McGraw? Tug would be our spirit. America has changed […]

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Morning Grind: Do Mets Still Need To Avenge Ruben Tejada?

An article by posted on March 22, 2016 0 Comments
Morning Grind: Do Mets Still Need To Avenge Ruben Tejada?

One of the interesting subplots to the 2016 season was going to be when Chase Utley stepped into the batter’s box against the Mets. One of the young Mets hurlers was going to have a chance to plunk Utley as retribution for what he did to their teammate, Ruben Tejada. The problem is Tejada is no longer a […]

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MMO Game Recap: Marlins 2, Mets 1

An article by posted on March 21, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Marlins 2, Mets 1

The New York Mets were defeated by the Miami Marlins by a score of 2-1 on Monday afternoon at Tradition Field. Jacob deGrom started for the Mets and tossed four scoreless innings, allowing just four hits and a walk while striking out five Marlins in a 59-pitch effort. There was some concern about deGrom’s velocity […]

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Three Mets Breakout Candidates For 2016

An article by posted on March 21, 2016 0 Comments
Three Mets Breakout Candidates For 2016

Michael Conforto, LF Michael Conforto surely made a name for himself after being called-up this past July, hitting at a .270/.335/.506 clip with nine home runs and 26 RBI’s in 194 plate appearances after a torrid rise through the Mets farm system. Conforto, 23, was considered the best left-handed hitter in his draft class in […]

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MMO Game Recap: Red Sox 9, Mets 4

An article by posted on March 20, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Red Sox 9, Mets 4

  The Mets (7-8) fell by a score of 9-4 to the Boston Red Sox (8-12) on Sunday afternoon at Tradition Field. Noah Syndergaard pitched well for the Mets, allowing two runs (one earned) on six hits in five innings, striking out five and walking none. The Mets nearly fell behind in the second inning, […]

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Ruben Tejada Signs One Year MLB Deal With Cardinals

An article by posted on March 19, 2016 0 Comments
Ruben Tejada Signs One Year MLB Deal With Cardinals

Ruben Tejada has agreed to a one year major league contract with the St. Louis Cardinals as first reported by Jennifer Langosch of MLB.com. The deal will pay Tejada $1.5 million dollars and includes no other bonuses. The former Met infielder has reported to the Cardinals’ Spring Training complex where he took and passed a […]

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Trading Places: Collins Considering Playing Lagares In LF, Cespedes In CF

An article by posted on March 19, 2016 0 Comments
Trading Places: Collins Considering Playing Lagares In LF, Cespedes In CF

In Friday night’s game against the Nationals, Juan Lagares, who has spent a majority of time in center field in his major league career, got the start in left field while Yoenis Cespedes played in center. Lagares has started 127 games in left field in his professional career. However, most of them came in his […]

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