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It Always Comes Back To Mets’ Financial State

An article by posted on June 15, 2015 0 Comments
It Always Comes Back To Mets’ Financial State

Regardless of whether or not you think Sandy Alderson and the Mets need to make a big splash deal before this season’s trade deadline, here is some sobering information about the perception around the league regarding the financial state of the team. In his latest piece for ESPN Insider, Buster Olney says that there is no […]

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Mets To Promote Akeel Morris; Set To Join Team Tomorrow

An article by posted on June 14, 2015 0 Comments
Mets To Promote Akeel Morris; Set To Join Team Tomorrow

According to the Mets on Twitter, RHP Akeel Morris is set to join the Mets tomorrow, and be activated upon his arrival. Morris, 22, was drafted by the Mets in the 10th round of the 2010 first-year player draft out of Charlotte Amalie High School in the U.S. Virgin Islands. Morris has spent 2015 thus […]

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

An article by posted on June 14, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Braves vs Mets, 1:10 PM

The New York Mets and Atlanta Braves will play the rubber match of their three game series this afternoon at Citi Field. Dillon Gee (0-3, 4.50 ERA) returns to the 5 1/2 man rotation and gets the start for the Mets. He will oppose right-hander Mike Foltynewicz (3-2, 4.72) for the Braves in the 1:10 […]

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Recker and Muno Optioned To Make Room For Tejada and Gee

An article by posted on June 14, 2015 0 Comments
Recker and Muno Optioned To Make Room For Tejada and Gee

The Mets announced that RHP Dillon Gee was activated from the Bereavement List and Infielder Ruben Tejada was activated from the Paternity Leave List. Catcher Anthony Recker and infielder Danny Muno were optioned to Las Vegas (AAA) to make room for them. Gee will start this afternoon’s game against the Braves while Tejada is expected […]

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Parnell Looked Rusty In His Return

An article by posted on June 14, 2015 0 Comments
Parnell Looked Rusty In His Return

Bobby Parnell made his first major league relief appearance in nearly two seasons on Saturday night, and after the game manager Terry Collins said his former closer looked “rusty.” “I’m glad he got it out of the way. Hopefully, he got his feet wet and we move forward with it, he gets a little more comfortable […]

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Terry Collins and Wilmer Flores Blew It In The Ninth

An article by posted on June 14, 2015 0 Comments
Terry Collins and Wilmer Flores Blew It In The Ninth

On Saturday night, the Mets got a first hand look at just how important Jeurys Familia is to this team and to this season. Staked to a 3-1 lead against the Braves, and with Familia unavailable to pitch due to the birth of his new son, the bullpen couldn’t lock down the win in the […]

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Mets Send Pitching Prospect Brad Wieck To Padres To Complete Alex Torres Deal

An article by posted on June 13, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Send Pitching Prospect Brad Wieck To Padres To Complete Alex Torres Deal

The Mets announced that the player to be named later in the deal to acquire reliever Alex Torres from the San Diego Padres is left-handed pitcher Brad Wieck. Right-hander Cory Mazzoni was already shipped to the Padres when the Mets acquired Torres in March, so Wieck now completes the deal. A seventh round selection in the […]

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MMO Game Recap: Braves 5, Mets 3

An article by posted on June 13, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Braves 5, Mets 3

The Mets (33-30) fell 5-3 to the Braves (30-32) in 11 innings on Saturday evening at Citi Field. Jacob deGrom pitched for the Mets and was terrific, giving up just one run on five hits and a walk in seven innings, striking out nine. DeGrom fanned the first two hitters he faced and seemed primed […]

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

An article by posted on June 13, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Braves vs Mets, 4:10 PM

After taking the first game of the weekend series on Friday, the New York Mets will try to expand their first place lead against the Atlanta Braves on Saturday. Jacob deGrom (7-4, 2.42 ERA) takes the mound for the Mets and faces Braves ace Shelby Miller (5-2, 1.84 ERA) in what should be a great […]

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Wilmer Flores Belts His 10th Home Run

An article by posted on June 13, 2015 0 Comments
Wilmer Flores Belts His 10th Home Run

Wilmer Flores started in the clean-up spot for the first time in his career on Friday night and became the fifth Mets shortstop in team history to start in the clean-up spot and the first since John Valentin on May 4, 2002 against the Houston Astros. Flores didn’t disappoint, belting a home run in the […]

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