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Questioning the Wild Card Game Decisions

An article by posted on October 6, 2016 0 Comments
Questioning the Wild Card Game Decisions

As Conor Gillaspie joined the ranks of Dave Henderson, Mike Scioscia, and Yadier Molina, all I was felt with was the feeling of “What if . . . ?” It was one of several questions, I have thinking about last night’s Wild Card Game. Not all of these are second-guesses, nor are they are particularly […]

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The Mets Should Hold Their Heads High Today

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The Mets Should Hold Their Heads High Today

The New York Mets were defeated by a score of 3-0 Wednesday night at the hands of the San Francisco Giants in the NL Wild Card game. They have no reason to be down on themselves after going through a roller coaster of a season. This team was left for dead at 60-62 before a […]

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Familia’s Postseason Struggles Resurface During Ninth Inning Letdown

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Familia’s Postseason Struggles Resurface During Ninth Inning Letdown

The postseason woes continued for Mets closer Jeurys Familia, who dished up the deciding three-run homer that would end the Mets season and allow Madison Bumgarner and the San Francisco Giants to advance to the NLDS. This comes a year after blowing three saves in the World Series against the Kansas City Royals. Familia inherited a […]

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MMO Fan Shot: Let’s Make Some Magic!

An article by posted on October 5, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Fan Shot: Let’s Make Some Magic!

An MMO Fan Shot by Lisa P. When the 2016 season began, I was sure we would go far into the postseason, and thought it was probable we would win the World Series. I figured it would be smooth sailing and that we’d probably clinch the NL East sometime in the middle of September. I […]

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MMO Wild Card Game Thread: Giants vs Mets, 8:09 PM

An article by posted on October 5, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Wild Card Game Thread: Giants vs Mets, 8:09 PM

National League Wild Card Game Wednesday, October 5, 2016 • 8:09 p.m. Citi Field • Flushing, N.Y. LHP Madison Bumgarner (15-9, 2.74) vs. RHP Noah Syndergaard (14-9, 2.60) ESPN • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The Mets and Giants took very different paths to get to tonight’s Wild Card show down in Queens. […]

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Sandy Alderson Pieced Together a Playoff Team

An article by posted on October 5, 2016 0 Comments
Sandy Alderson Pieced Together a Playoff Team

In a year where the New York Mets were decimated by injuries, losing some of their biggest stars in the process, Sandy Alderson still found the necessary pieces to get this team back to the postseason. Rookie pitchers Robert Gsellman and Seth Lugo helped to save a starting rotation that lost Matt Harvey, Jacob deGrom […]

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The Amazin’ Metscast: The Wild Card Episode

An article by posted on October 5, 2016 0 Comments
The Amazin’ Metscast: The Wild Card Episode

The Amazin’ Metscast – Episode 13 – The Wild Card Episode In this week’s episode, we preview the 2016 NL Wild Card game as our New York Mets take on the San Francisco Giants at Citi Field. We are joined by a variety of guests this week as we get the prospective from all walks […]

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Eduardo Nunez Not on the Giants Wild Card Game Roster

An article by posted on October 5, 2016 0 Comments
Eduardo Nunez Not on the Giants Wild Card Game Roster

Eduardo Nunez has been left off the San Francisco Giants Wild Card Game roster with a hamstring injury. On the season, Nunez was hitting .288/.325/.432 with 24 doubles, four triples, 16 homers, 67 RBI, and 40 stolen bases. With Nunez off the roster, the Giants are now without their biggest stolen base threat. For the […]

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Mets Notes: Instructional League Concludes, Tebow Will Report to Arizona Fall League

An article by posted on October 4, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Notes: Instructional League Concludes, Tebow Will Report to Arizona Fall League

The New York Mets today announced that the Mets Instructional league will conclude today following the declaration of a state of emergency by Florida Governor Rick Scott. Mets outfielder Tim Tebow will report this Sunday to the Arizona Fall League and play for Scottsdale. Tom Goodwin will manage the club as soon as his responsibilities […]

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Mets Top Yankees in Viewer Ratings

An article by posted on October 4, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Top Yankees in Viewer Ratings

As reported by Neil Best of Newsday, the Mets had higher ratings than the Yankees for the first time in the 11 year history of SNY. The Mets averaged a 2.73 rating with 263,500 viewers per game. The Yankees averaged a 2.23 rating and 217,765 viewers per game. This marks a 4% increase in ratings […]

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