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The Yo Show Returns With A Bang

An article by posted on April 27, 2016 0 Comments
The Yo Show Returns With A Bang

There was no warning of Yoenis Cespedes coming in to save the Mets last night. He didn’t appear on-deck, no practice swings were being taken, absolutely no sign of their Cuban superstar. All of the sudden, with the Mets down 3-0, he emerged from the dugout and then tied the game on the first pitch […]

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Week 4 Mets Pitching Review: DeGrom Wins In Return To Rotation

An article by posted on April 27, 2016 0 Comments
Week 4 Mets Pitching Review: DeGrom Wins In Return To Rotation

A review of the latest turn through the Mets’ starting rotation: Name Innings Hits Runs (Earned Runs) Strikeouts Walks ERA (Season) WHIP (Season) Quality Start? (Starts/QS) Matt Harvey (1-3) 5.0 7 2(2) 5 1 5.24 1.57 No (4/0) Steven Matz (2-1) 6.1 9 2(2) 8 0 5.40 1.47 Yes (3/2) Jacob deGrom (2-0) 5.2 8 […]

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MMO Game Recap: Cespedes’ Pinch-Hit Homer Sparks Stunning Comeback Win

An article by posted on April 27, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Cespedes’ Pinch-Hit Homer Sparks Stunning Comeback Win

The New York Mets (12-7) defeated the Cincinnati Reds (9-12) in a wild comeback win by a score of 4-3. An incredible game from the Mets, showing a never say die attitude. Pitching: Bartolo Colon (1-1, 3.42 ERA) kept his team in the game by limiting the Reds to three runs over five innings of […]

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MMO Game Thread: Reds vs Mets, 7:10 PM – Conforto Bats Cleanup!

An article by posted on April 26, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Reds vs Mets, 7:10 PM – Conforto Bats Cleanup!

Tuesday, April 26, 2016 • 7:10 p.m. Citi Field • Flushing, N.Y. LHP Brandon Finnegan (1-1, 3.74) vs. RHP Bartolo Colon (1-1, 2.89) SNY • MLBN • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The Mets look to keep on winning tonight as Bartolo Colon and Brandon Finnegan face off at Citi Field. Last night […]

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Kevin Plawecki’s Chance to Shine

An article by posted on April 26, 2016 0 Comments
Kevin Plawecki’s Chance to Shine

There are a number of ways to analyze Travis d’Arnaud‘s shoulder problems. It can be used as another example of the narrative that he’s injury prone. It could be used to explain his poor start at the plate. It could be used to explain why the Reds were five-for-five in stolen base attempts on Monday. It can […]

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MMO Players of the Week: Deja-Vu All Over Again

An article by posted on April 26, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Players of the Week: Deja-Vu All Over Again

What do I love more than the Mets? The Mets when they win. And boy, did they win this week. After failing to take advantage of the weak schedule very early on, they got right back on track with two series wins in Cleveland and Philadelphia, and a sweep in Atlanta to close out the […]

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Syndergaard Says He Was Not Comfortable With His Delivery

An article by posted on April 26, 2016 0 Comments
Syndergaard Says He Was Not Comfortable With His Delivery

New York Mets ace, Noah Syndergaard pitched a quality game in last night’s 5-3 win over the Cincinnati Reds. Thor tossed 6.2 innings, while allowing three runs on seven hits and striking out nine. The hard-throwing righty did not have his normal pinpoint control and departed the game with a no-decision. He later said he […]

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MMO Game Recap: Conforto, Duda & Walker Homer As Mets Top Reds 5-3

An article by posted on April 25, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Conforto, Duda & Walker Homer As Mets Top Reds 5-3

The Mets (11-7) defeated the Cincinnati Reds (9-11) tonight at Citi Field by a score of 5-3, earning their ninth win in the last eleven games. Pitching: Noah Syndergaard got the start for the Amazin’s tonight, and was the victim of a few early infield hits, which yielded a run in the third inning, as […]

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

An article by posted on April 25, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Reds vs Mets, 7:10 PM

Monday, April 25, 2016 • 7:10 p.m. Citi Field • Flushing, N.Y. RHP Raisel Iglesias (1-1, 3.09) vs. RHP Noah Syndergaard (2-0, 0.90) SNY • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The Mets are home! After a nine game road trip the Mets return to Citi Field for 9 games. The road was good […]

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MMO Flashback: Mets Trade Rusty Staub

An article by posted on April 25, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Flashback: Mets Trade Rusty Staub

In 1975, Rusty Staub had his best season ever for the Mets, batting .282/.371/.448 with 30 doubles, 19 home runs and 105 RBI. Then, in the offseason, for reasons few fans could understand, the Mets traded Staub to Detroit for veteran left-handed pitcher Mickey Lolich. Actually, the trade was Staub and AAA pitcher Bill Laxton […]

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