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

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

After a phenomenal 8-2 road trip, the New York Mets (82-61) return home to Citi Field for a three game series against the Miami Marlins (61-82) beginning tonight at 7:10 PM. RHP Logan Verrett (1-1, 3.06) gets the start in place of Matt Harvey and will oppose fellow rookie LHP Justin Nicolino (3-3, 3.72) for […]

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Home-Field Advantage Here We Come!

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Home-Field Advantage Here We Come!

Kevin Kernan of the NY Post, points out that the next challenge for the New York Mets is to gain home-field advantage in the NLDS matchup with the Los Angeles Dodgers. Manager Terry Collins is fully aware and said he knows how vital it is for the Mets to grab home field. “There’s no question that is […]

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Going, Going, Gone: Cespedes Could Snare $150 Million Deal

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Going, Going, Gone: Cespedes Could Snare $150 Million Deal

According to Jon Heyman of CBS Sports, the Mets will be one of many teams that will be pushing to sign free agent Yoenis Cespedes beginning in November. While Mets people won’t discuss it publicly, writes Heyman, word is they are expected to make a serious play for Cespedes, whose willingness to play center field has […]

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Mets Playing and Winning With A “Silent Confidence”

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Mets Playing and Winning With A “Silent Confidence”

There no longer is a B-Team with these New York Metropolitans. Even with Yoenis Cespedes, David Wright, Travis d’Arnaud, Tyler Clippard and Jeurys Familia all getting the day off, this team did not miss a beat. This team continues to show guts, and a “never say die” attitude. With two outs in the bottom of […]

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Terry Collins Was Thrilled With Bobby Parnell On Sunday

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Terry Collins Was Thrilled With Bobby Parnell On Sunday

Reliever Bobby Parnell came on to pitch for the Mets in a much needed positive appearance. Parnell went 1.1 innings for the Metropolitans on Sunday giving up one hit and striking out one, and not allowing a run. “I’m so happy for Bobby Parnell, I can’t stand it.” – Terry Collins stated after the Mets […]

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Never Say Die! Mets Complete Sweep Of Braves 10-7 In Comeback Fashion!

An article by posted on September 13, 2015 0 Comments
Never Say Die! Mets Complete Sweep Of Braves 10-7 In Comeback Fashion!

SEVEN IN A ROW! The Mets (82-61) completed the sweep of the Braves (56-88) by a score of 10-7 this afternoon at Turner Field in Atlanta. Pitching: Jon Niese, who had a 6.58 ERA in his previous seven starts, looked to right the ship against the cellar dweling Atlanta Braves this afternoon. In the first […]

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Kelly Johnson Continues To Come Through For The Mets

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Kelly Johnson Continues To Come Through For The Mets

While all the rage these days centers around Yoenis Cespedes, and rightfully so, let’s not forget the heroics of utility infielder and outfielder Kelly Johnson. Not only has Johnson filled in admirably at second base which hasn’t been a routine position for him before coming to the Mets, but Johnson has continued to amaze in […]

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MMO Original: Mister Cespedes, MVP

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MMO Original: Mister Cespedes, MVP

Being decades older than Yoenis Cespedes would ordinarily mean that, if I met him, I would call him by his first name. But now, now, after I finish dropping to my knees in awe, I could only call him something ordinarily reserved for my elders. Mister Cespedes.  Think of the indignant Sidney Poitier with that […]

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Mets Magic Number At 12 After 6-4 Win Over Atlanta

An article by posted on September 12, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Magic Number At 12 After 6-4 Win Over Atlanta

The New York Mets (81-61) defeated the Atlanta Braves (56-87) by a score of 6-4 this evening for their sixth victory in a row. Noah Syndergaard had the best road start of his rookie season, tossing seven dominating innings of one run baseball. Syndergaard only surrendered two hits and one walk while striking out eight […]

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Cespedes Has Been The Ultimate Road Warrior

An article by posted on September 12, 2015 0 Comments
Cespedes Has Been The Ultimate Road Warrior

Yoenis Cespedes has been other-wordly since joining the Mets, but he’s been doing a good portion of his damage away from Citi Field. In 23 games on the road the slugger is hitting .352 with 11 HR and 21 RBI, while at home he has a .241 BA with 4 HR, and 6 RBI, albeit […]

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