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The Mets’ 2016 Rallying Cry

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The Mets’ 2016 Rallying Cry

We all remember or have heard the legend of Ya Gotta Believe. How the 1973 Mets, racked by injuries all season, in last place on August 30, went on a blistering tear in September and broke the tape by the thinnest of margins.  Their 82 wins were tied for the worst ever to qualify for […]

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David Wright to See Dr. Watkins for a Checkup

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David Wright to See Dr. Watkins for a Checkup

According to Jon Heyman of Today’s Knuckleball, Mets third baseman David Wright will be leaving the team in Cincinnati to travel to Los Angeles to meet with his surgeon, Dr. Robert Watkins, for a regularly scheduled checkup on his surgically repaired neck. The hope is that after the meeting Wright will be cleared by Dr. […]

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Bartolo, Bats Make For A Stress-Free Labor Day As Mets Beat Reds 5-0

An article by posted on September 5, 2016 0 Comments
Bartolo, Bats Make For A Stress-Free Labor Day As Mets Beat Reds 5-0

The New York Mets (72-66) topped the Reds (57-79) by a score of 5-0 on a Labor Day matinee in Cincinnati on Monday. The Mets are now half a game back of the St Louis for the final Wild Card spot, pending the Cardinals’ game against the Pirates this evening. Bartolo Colon pitched for the […]

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

An article by posted on September 5, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Reds, 1:10 PM

Monday, September 5, 2016 • 1:10 p.m. Great American Ball Park • Cincinnati, OH RHP Bartolo Colon (12-7, 3.35) vs. RHP Robert Stephenson (2-0, 3.00) SNY • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM Wake up everybody! The Mets are coming off of a strong series where they took two of three from the Nationals […]

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Mets Minors: LHP Andrew Barbosa’s Stock Continues to Rise

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Mets Minors: LHP Andrew Barbosa’s Stock Continues to Rise

One start removed from pitching seven no-hit innings for Class A Advanced St. Lucie, southpaw Andrew Barbosa followed it up with another great start upon his return to the Eastern League. Barbosa fired eight scoreless innings of one-hit ball while striking out five on the day and walking two batters as Binghamton defeated Erie by […]

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Lugo Dazzles Nats With Another Strong Outing

An article by posted on September 5, 2016 0 Comments
Lugo Dazzles Nats With Another Strong Outing

New York Mets rookie, Seth Lugo, continued to get the job done in his biggest game yet in the majors as the team defeated the Nationals by a score of 5-1. For the first time he felt what it was like to be in the midst of a playoff race in New York, with the […]

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Lugo Shuts Down Nationals As Mets Win 5-1 to Take Series

An article by posted on September 4, 2016 0 Comments
Lugo Shuts Down Nationals As Mets Win 5-1 to Take Series

The New York Mets (71-66) defeated the Washington Nationals (79-57) by a score of 5-1 at Citi Field Sunday evening.  With a Cardinals win, the Mets will remain within one game of the second wild card spot with both the Cardinals and Pirates going head to head starting tomorrow. Pitching: Seth Lugo was on the […]

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MMO Game Thread: Nationals vs Mets – ESPN Sunday Night Baseball

An article by posted on September 4, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Nationals vs Mets – ESPN Sunday Night Baseball

Sunday, September 4, 2016 • 8:08 p.m. Citi Field • Flushing, N.Y. RHP Reynaldo Lopez (2-2, 5.33) vs. RHP Seth Lugo (2-2, 2.60) ESPN • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The Mets won a close one last night and now find themselves only a game behind the Cardinals for that second Wild Card […]

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Talkin’ Mets: Reyes Making A Difference, Wild Card Muck

An article by posted on September 4, 2016 0 Comments
Talkin’ Mets: Reyes Making A Difference, Wild Card Muck

Today I have an early show before the Mets-Nats game on ESPN I talk about the “Wild Card Muck” and how now the Mets must make this a race with St. Louis if they are to have a realistic shot at being the second Wild Card. They can no longer fall behind Pittsburgh and Miami […]

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Mets Matters: Gsellman Is Fearless, Conforto the Center of Attraction

An article by posted on September 4, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Matters: Gsellman Is Fearless, Conforto the Center of Attraction

Should the Mets prevail over the pack and clinch a wild-card berth, considerable credit should go to their nondescript spot starters who have combined to keep them afloat while injuries sideline their heralded young arms. Robert Gsellman is the latest, giving up one run in six innings in the Mets’ 3-1 victory over Washington. It was […]

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