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Oh, And Some Guy Named Harvey Pitched A Gem

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Oh, And Some Guy Named Harvey Pitched A Gem

Lost in all of the excitement and all of the drama that unfolded at Citi Field on Friday night, was a scintillating performance by Mets right-hander Matt Harvey. In what was his most dominating performance of the season to date, Harvey overpowered the Washington Nationals, retiring the first 16 batters of the game until catcher Jose […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 2, Nationals 1 #I’mWithWilmer

An article by posted on July 31, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 2, Nationals 1 #I’mWithWilmer

Flores Delivers An Instant Mets Classic! The Mets (53-50) defeated the Washington Nationals (54-47) by a score of 2-1 in twelve innings tonight at Citi Field Wilmer Flores, who gained nationwide attention on Wednesday night after he was shown tearing up in the field after he heard that he had been traded to the Milwaukee […]

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Back in the Saddle Again: Travis d’Arnaud Batting Fifth Tonight

An article by posted on July 31, 2015 0 Comments
Back in the Saddle Again: Travis d’Arnaud Batting Fifth Tonight

He’s Baaa-aaack… Travis d’Arnaud is back in the Mets lineup and batting fifth tonight against the Washington Nationals. Can I get a… Hell Yeah! * * * * * * * * * * Mets catcher Travis d’Arnaud is now in New York and with the team. He will be activated from the disabled list before […]

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MMO Game Thread: Nationals vs Mets, 7:10 PM (Harvey Day & Cespedes Eve!)

An article by posted on July 31, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Nationals vs Mets, 7:10 PM (Harvey Day & Cespedes Eve!)

After a pair of losses to the San Diego Padres, the New York Mets will try to regroup as the host the Washington Nationals for a crucial three game series at Citi Field. Matt Harvey (9-7, 3.16 ) opposes left-hander Gio Gonzalez (8-4, 3.83) in Friday night’s 7:10 PM series opener. Washington is 33-9 at Citi […]

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The Last Word: Only the Mets

An article by posted on July 31, 2015 0 Comments
The Last Word: Only the Mets

The fiasco that was Wednesday, July 29 at Citi Field will for a long time stand as Exhibit A for a couple of truisms my wife and I share as we watch the Mets most every night from April to October (yeah, October): One, every game features something you’ve never seen before, and two, baseball […]

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Rosenthal: Deal Between Reds and Mets for Bruce Will Happen

An article by posted on July 31, 2015 0 Comments
Rosenthal: Deal Between Reds and Mets for Bruce Will Happen

8:30 AM Update – Deadline Day! The first news of the day regarding the Mets and Jay Bruce comes from Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports, who says that a deal for the Cincinnati Reds slugger looks like it’s going to happen and that the Mets will finally get that big bat they say they’re looking […]

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Do The Mets Have A Closer Controversy?

An article by posted on July 31, 2015 0 Comments
Do The Mets Have A Closer Controversy?

That’s what talking heads on SNY think. On Thursday, during an episode of Loudmouths Andy Martino of the Daily News suggested that the leash is getting shorter and shorter on Familia and that it’s time to start considering Tyler Clippard as the team’s closer. Right after that Gary Apple of SNY asked Nelson Figueroa the […]

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Jumping To Conclusions and Agent-Speak

An article by posted on July 30, 2015 0 Comments
Jumping To Conclusions and Agent-Speak

Update 11:30 am Brewers beat writer Tom Haudricourt has spent the day trying to explain to fans what exactly happened. Now, in the latest tweet meant to set off yet another firestorm, Haudricourt says, The more details I get on nixed Gomez trade, the more it sounds as if it became more financial matter than medical […]

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MMO Game Thread: Padres vs Mets, 12:10 PM

An article by posted on July 30, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Padres vs Mets, 12:10 PM

The New York Mets and San Diego Padres will play the rubber match of their series in a 12:10 PM matinee at Citi Field. Jonathon Niese (5-9, 3.75) returns after the birth of his son in Ohio to oppose right-hander Andrew Cashner (4-10, 3.93) for the Padres. The Mets are 3-3 on their current 10-game […]

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The Crazies

An article by posted on July 30, 2015 0 Comments
The Crazies

Last night may have just been one of the most harrowing and bewildering evenings I’ve ever experienced watching a baseball game. Tom Hanks may have gotten it wrong, because last night we saw lots of crying in baseball. I’m sure sports talk radio, the talking heads on TV, and everyone on  social media, will have […]

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