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Cespedes Insists He Won’t Opt Out, But Mets Shouldn’t Bank On That

An article by posted on August 24, 2016 0 Comments
Cespedes Insists He Won’t Opt Out, But Mets Shouldn’t Bank On That

According to Matt Ehalt of the the Bergen Record, outfielder Yoenis Cespedes plans to honor his three-year deal with the Mets without opting out after the 2016 season. “I have it in my mind to stay three years,” Cespedes said through a translator.  Asked directly by Ehalt if he intends to complete his three-year deal […]

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Flores and Ruggiano Come Through With Big Blasts In Win

An article by posted on August 24, 2016 0 Comments
Flores and Ruggiano Come Through With Big Blasts In Win

Wilmer Flores and Justin Ruggiano continue to mash left-handed pitching. The two provided big homers for the Mets in their 7-4 victory over the St. Louis Cardinals in what has become the team’s biggest series of the season thus far. Flores got it going for the Mets early, providing a three-run blast in the first, […]

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Niese Headed to DL, Goeddel Recalled, Gsellman Helps Save the Day

An article by posted on August 24, 2016 0 Comments
Niese Headed to DL, Goeddel Recalled, Gsellman Helps Save the Day

Mets pitcher, Jon Niese lasted just a third of an inning before leaving the game due to injury. He was replaced by rookie, Robert Gsellman, who helped navigate his team to victory in his major league debut. Niese, 29, left Tuesday’s 7-4 victory over St. Louis after feeling a pop in his left knee. In his […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Cardinals, 8:15 PM

An article by posted on August 23, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Cardinals, 8:15 PM

Tuesday, August 23, 2016 • 8:15 p.m. (ET) Busch Stadium • St. Louis, MO LHP Jonathon Niese (8-7, 5.30) vs. LHP Jaime Garcia (10-8, 4.11) SNY • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The Mets head into St. Louis after splitting a series with the Giants. On Sunday night Syndergaard out dueled Samardzija who […]

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Mets Promote Pitching Prospect Robert Gsellman

An article by posted on August 22, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Promote Pitching Prospect Robert Gsellman

With the Mets putting Steven Matz on the disabled list with a mild strain in his rotator cuff, the Mets are promoting Robert Gsellman from AAA Las Vegas. The 23-year old Gsellman was the Mets 2011 13th round draft pick out of Westchester High School in Los Angeles, CA. He started the year with AA Binghamton, and he worked […]

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Terry Collins Knows Michael Conforto Is Raking

An article by posted on August 22, 2016 0 Comments
Terry Collins Knows Michael Conforto Is Raking

Former Yankee and current ESPN analyst Aaron Boone is very high on Mets outfielder Michael Conforto who was demoted to Triple-A Las Vegas two weeks ago for the second time this season. “I still think he’s going to be a good hitter,” Boone told Joe Giglio of NJ Advance Media. “Everyone’s path is different. Even […]

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Mets 4.5 Games Back of Second Wild-Card, Head to St. Louis Showdown

An article by posted on August 22, 2016 0 Comments
Mets 4.5 Games Back of Second Wild-Card, Head to St. Louis Showdown

  Just when you think they’re dead, they pull you back in. Winning the last two games in San Francisco and getting back to .500 has put the Mets 4.5 games away from the second Wild-Card spot. The team ahead of them, the St. Louis Cardinals, will be their opponent for the next three games, […]

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Syndergaard Returns to Form With Brilliant Performance

An article by posted on August 22, 2016 0 Comments
Syndergaard Returns to Form With Brilliant Performance

The Mets needed Noah Syndergaard to put forth a stellar performance in the worst way. Thor obliged, helping to carry the Mets back to .500 with a 2-0 victory over San Francisco. Thor was efficient through the night, pitching eight shutout innings on just 98 pitches. He allowed only two hits while walking the same […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets @ Giants, 8:05 PM

An article by posted on August 21, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets @ Giants, 8:05 PM

Sunday, August 21, 2016 • 8:08 p.m. (ET) AT&T Park • San Francisco, CA RHP Noah Syndergaard (10-7, 2.76) vs. RHP Je! Samardzija (10-8, 4.24) ESPN • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The Mets finally won a game yesterday! Wooo! The Mets had a good day at the plate yesterday highlighted by Cespedes […]

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Of Course the Mets Should Bring Back Their Stopper Bartolo Colon

An article by posted on August 21, 2016 0 Comments
Of Course the Mets Should Bring Back Their Stopper Bartolo Colon

Sometime this winter, GM Sandy Alderson will have to make a decision – yes or no – on several players.  Bartolo Colon will be one of them, and when he does, I hope he remembers today. With the Mets in dire need of a victory Saturday afternoon to pull them out of their most recent funk, […]

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