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Another Gut-Punch Loss …

An article by posted on May 6, 2014 0 Comments
Another Gut-Punch Loss …

I am slightly peeved after last night’s game. I believe last night’s game should have been a win for the Mets. All the signs were there, good starting pitching, just enough offense. It felt like a routine victory, but the win was snatched out of our jaws like a buckshot duck pulled from a lab’s […]

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Here Comes Dominic Smith

An article by posted on May 6, 2014 0 Comments
Here Comes Dominic Smith

Dominic Smith, the Mets #1 pick in the 2013 June Amateur draft, and #3 on the teams Top Prospect list, has started to shake off his early season rust and is showing how dynamic a player he truly is. The California native started the 2014 season with a slow start and even though he finished April strong […]

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

An article by posted on May 5, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Marlins, 7:10 PM

The Mets conclude their road trip with a three-game set against the Miami Marlins beginning tonight at 7:10 PM. Miami owns the best home record in the majors at 14-5 at Marlins Park this season. Jon Niese (2-2, 2.20 ERA) opposes right-hander Nathan Eovaldi (2-1, 2.58) in the series opener.  Niese has pitched nine consecutive starts allowing three runs or less, tied for the […]

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An Optimistic Met Fan’s Diatribe On Civility

An article by posted on May 5, 2014 0 Comments
An Optimistic Met Fan’s Diatribe On Civility

I used to think there were two kinds of Mets fans in New York, the optimists and the pessimists. My theory was that whether or not you are an optimist or a pessimist depended on how you were raised. If your Dad for instance was an optimist, well then as a teenager during your formative […]

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Featured Post: True New Yorkers Know What’s Up

An article by posted on May 5, 2014 0 Comments
Featured Post: True New Yorkers Know What’s Up

First off, thanks to MMO reader New York Mammoths for sharing his graphic with us. When word came out that this “True New Yorker” campaign was hatched by a third party marketing firm, and that it wasn’t a genuine  - from the heart – plea for support from the players who signed the letter, my […]

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3 Up & 3 Down: Rocky Mountain High

An article by posted on May 5, 2014 0 Comments
3 Up & 3 Down: Rocky Mountain High

If I changed my name to “Captain Obvious” I would have said that the Mets were hoping to start the month of May the way they ended April.  With a rainout.  I kid I kid.  Things were certainly going right before the calender changed as the Mets took two out of three from the Marlins, […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 5, Rockies 1

An article by posted on May 4, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 5, Rockies 1

The Mets (16-14) beat the Rockies (19-14) by a score of 5-1 on Sunday afternoon in Colorado to salvage the final game of their four-game series. Dillon Gee got the start for the Mets and was once again solid, tossing six-plus scoreless innings while striking out 5 and allowing only 6 hits and a walk. […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Rockies, 4:10 PM

An article by posted on May 4, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Rockies, 4:10 PM

The Mets will try and avoid a four-game sweep at the hands of the Colorado Rockies today when the two teams go toe-to-toe in a 4:10 PM matchup at Coors Field. Dillon Gee (2-1, 2.88 ERA) gets the assignment for the Mets and will be opposed by right-hander Jhoulys Chacin  for the Rockies. Gee is 6-1 with a […]

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MMO Game Recap: Rockies 11, Mets 10

An article by posted on May 4, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Rockies 11, Mets 10

When the Mets play the Rockies, fans might as well expect torture. As if you can prepare for such a thing. The Mets blew a 6-0 lead, then came from behind to take a 10-9 lead in the 9th, before losing on a pinch hit walk-off home run. A gut wrenching loss for the Mets […]

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Oakland A’s Could Emerge as Potential Trade Partner for Mets

An article by posted on May 3, 2014 0 Comments
Oakland A’s Could Emerge as Potential Trade Partner for Mets

Update (5/3/2014): MLB Trade Rumors reports that the Athletics are likely to either deal for starting pitching or move Drew Pomeranz to the rotation. With both Jarrod Parker and A.J. Griffin rehabbing from Tommy John surgery, the Athletics have had to rely on youngster Sonny Gray and veteran Scott Kazmir to lead the rotation. So […]

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