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That Smile

An article by posted on September 27, 2016 0 Comments
That Smile

I was sitting on a bus with 25 of my teammates. The young men who form the Ithaca College baseball team were on their way to Binghamton University to play our only scrimmage of the fall season. Joking around, talking about classes, playing music as usual… Until a voice cut through the exuberance like a hot knife […]

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Monday Night, Everyone Was A Marlins Fan

An article by posted on September 27, 2016 0 Comments
Monday Night, Everyone Was A Marlins Fan

“There’s no crying in baseball.” Is a motto that was tossed out the window Monday night in Miami. When Jose Fernandez died in a horrific boat accident during the early hours of Sunday, the news rocked the baseball world. How could someone with that much lust for the game of baseball – and life in […]

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Mets Magic Number Falls to 5 with Cardinals Loss

An article by posted on September 27, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Magic Number Falls to 5 with Cardinals Loss

The New York Mets fell to the Miami Marlins on Monday night by a score of 7-3 in one of the most emotional games you may have witnessed. Following the passing of star pitcher, Jose Fernandez, Miami began their healing process with last night’s game. A night that included beautiful tributes to their ace, including […]

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Decisions, Decisions: Home Field and the Manic Magic Number

An article by posted on September 26, 2016 0 Comments
Decisions, Decisions: Home Field and the Manic Magic Number

Terry Collins and his staff may have some interesting decisions to make this weekend regarding his pitching staff and how it sets up for a potential Wild Card Game next Wednesday night.   A lot has to do with the two team wildcard format, tie breaking procedures and how a magic number is calculated. An […]

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A Tough Night Ahead As Mets and Marlins Mourn Jose Fernandez

An article by posted on September 26, 2016 0 Comments
A Tough Night Ahead As Mets and Marlins Mourn Jose Fernandez

Sitting in Section 135, you get the opportunity to look into the Mets dugout.  While watching the game, I could only make out that the Mets had hung something up on the dugout wall.  As I would discover after the game, Yoenis Cespedes hung a Jose Fernandez Mets #16 jersey to honor his fellow countryman, […]

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Cabrera and Granderson Continue to Launch Homers with Ease

An article by posted on September 26, 2016 0 Comments
Cabrera and Granderson Continue to Launch Homers with Ease

Asdrubal Cabrera and Curtis Granderson helped the Mets offense explode for a record setting 17-0 drubbing of the Philadelphia Phillies Sunday afternoon. The 17 runs were the most scored by the Mets in Citi Field history and was tied for the most in any home game they ever played. Cabrera launched a grand slam in […]

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Talkin’ Mets: Tragedy Strikes, Final Week Won’t Be Easy

An article by posted on September 25, 2016 0 Comments
Talkin’ Mets: Tragedy Strikes, Final Week Won’t Be Easy

I kick off tonight’s show looking at the week ahead and comparing the schedules of the Mets, Cards and Giants. I also talk about how this team needs to approach a ballgame differently without their strong starting pitching. The tragic death of Jose Fernandez puts a monkey wrench into the series in Miami. The Marlins […]

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Gsellman Sizzles As Cabrera and Mets Slam Phillies 17-0

An article by posted on September 25, 2016 0 Comments
Gsellman Sizzles As Cabrera and Mets Slam Phillies 17-0

The New York Mets (83-73) defeated the Philadelphia Phillies (70-86) by a score of 17-0 at Citi Field Sunday afternoon.  The Mets temporarily hold a half a game advantage over the San Francisco Giants for the first wild card spot. Pitching: Following the tragic news of the passing of Marlins ace Jose Fernandez this morning […]

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

An article by posted on September 25, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Phillies vs Mets, 1:10 PM

Sunday, September 25, 2016 • 1:10 p.m. Citi Field • Flushing, N.Y. RHP Jake Thompson (3-5, 5.62) vs. RHP Robert Gsellman (2-2, 3.13) SNY • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The Phillies jumped out to an early 10-0 lead against the Mets last night, and somehow the Mets clawed back to a final […]

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Gavin Cecchini Records First MLB Hit and RBI

An article by posted on September 25, 2016 0 Comments
Gavin Cecchini Records First MLB Hit and RBI

In Saturday’s 10-8 loss to the Philadelphia Phillies, Gavin Cecchini recorded his first major league hit and RBI. Cecchini entered into the game at shortstop for Asdrubal Cabrera as the Mets trailed by a score of 10-0 at the time. The Mets prized prospect had a successful night at the plate, going 2-for-3 with two […]

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