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Duda Erasing All Doubts That He’s The Real Deal

An article by posted on April 16, 2015 0 Comments
Duda Erasing All Doubts That He’s The Real Deal

On Wednesday night, first baseman Lucas Duda continued his hot start to the season with a home run (his first of the year), a double and two RBIs, as the Mets defeated the Phillies 6-1 to complete a three game sweep. Duda wrapped up a big series that saw him go 5-for-14 with five RBI, […]

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MMO Mailbag: Who Gets Replaced When Black and Parnell Return?

An article by posted on April 16, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Mailbag: Who Gets Replaced When Black and Parnell Return?

Adam asks… During the Mets broadcast on Wednesday night, Gary Cohen reported that Vic Black and Bobby Parnell started pitching in rehab games and are getting close to rejoining the Mets bullpen. Which two pitchers will need to go to make room for them? Keep up the great work! Brian replies… Erik Goeddel will probably […]

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David Wright Placed On 15-Day DL; Eric Campbell Recalled

An article by posted on April 15, 2015 0 Comments
David Wright Placed On 15-Day DL; Eric Campbell Recalled

Mets captain David Wright has been placed on the 15-day disabled list, the team announced. Eric Campbell was removed from Triple-A Las Vegas’ game last night and headed to New York when Wright came up lame after sliding awkwardly into second base in the eighth inning of Tuesday nights game. Wright was diagnosed with a […]

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Jon Matlack, the Mets’ Underrated Lefty

An article by posted on April 15, 2015 0 Comments
Jon Matlack, the Mets’ Underrated Lefty

Jon Matlack’s career record of 125-126 may be as mediocre as you can get, but Matlack was a much, much better than average major league pitcher. In fact, he was one of the very finest lefthanded pitchers ever developed by the Mets’ organization. His other career marks – a 3.18 lifetime ERA (better than Steve […]

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Mets Welcome Back A Groggy 10th Player

An article by posted on April 15, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Welcome Back A Groggy 10th Player

We’ve had some tough times us Mets fans. The road to 2015 has been fraught with heartache. We tell ourselves we’re used to it, we can handle it, but it hasn’t been easy. We take solace in whatever consolation may come our way. We’ve been more or less able to plan October events without compunction […]

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Opening Day From Verizon Suite

An article by posted on April 15, 2015 0 Comments
Opening Day From Verizon Suite

It was an awesome experience to be able to take in the Mets opening day game on Monday against the Phillies from the Verizon Wireless Suite. We can’t thank the company enough for this awesome experience and opportunity to watch the game from such a unique perspective. The Verizon suite is located just above the […]

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Harvey Drills Utley Between The Numbers, Both Benches Warned

An article by posted on April 14, 2015 0 Comments
Harvey Drills Utley Between The Numbers, Both Benches Warned

In whats shaping up to be a wild one at Citi Field tonight between the Mets and the Phillies, both benches got a warning from plate umpire Alfonso Marquez in the fifth inning after Matt Harvey drilled Chase Utley in the back with a pitch. Utley had already homered and singled off the Mets ace, but that […]

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Cuddyer Leaves Game After Taking Pitch Off Hands

An article by posted on April 14, 2015 0 Comments
Cuddyer Leaves Game After Taking Pitch Off Hands

Left fielder Michael Cuddyer left the game in the bottom of the second inning after he was hit by a pitch right on the hands by Phillies starteer David Buchanan. Cuddyer was in obvious pain as he held and shook his left hand. Terry Collins and trainer Ray Ramirez came right out and quickly decided […]

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MMO Game Thread: Phillies vs Mets, 7:10 PM (SNY)

An article by posted on April 14, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Phillies vs Mets, 7:10 PM (SNY)

Matt Harvey will make his second start of the season tonight when he takes on the Phillies at Citi Field at 7:10 pm. He will be opposed by David Buchanan for Philadelphia. Here are the starting lineups: New York Mets RF C. Granderson (L) 3B David Wright (R) 1B Lucas Duda (L) LF Michael Cuddyer […]

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“No-Blemish” Blevins Emerges As Key Weapon In Mets Bullpen

An article by posted on April 14, 2015 0 Comments
“No-Blemish” Blevins Emerges As Key Weapon In Mets Bullpen

Throughout this past offseason, the Mets had been scouring the market for someone who can come in and get the big lefties out. On March 30th, they traded outfield prospect Matt den Dekker to the Washington Nationals and in return the Mets received lefty reliever, Jerry Blevins. The very next day, as luck would have […]

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