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Dominic Smith Putting An Exclamation Point On Breakout Season

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Dominic Smith Putting An Exclamation Point On Breakout Season

By the beginning of August, Mets first base prospect Dominic Smith had already proved many of his doubters wrong with what has been the best offensive season of his career. He entered into August with an already career-high 12 home runs, and in fact that his twice as many as he hit in 2015 which was his […]

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The 2016 Ya Gotta Believe Mets!

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The 2016 Ya Gotta Believe Mets!

“This team continues to be resilient in the face of injuries and adversity and I think that speaks volumes about their character. This season hasn’t played out quite the way I envisioned it, but here they are only 3.5 games out with a healthier team, a revitalized offense, three young power pitchers in the rotation, and […]

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Jeurys Familia Sets New Mets Record With 44 Saves

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Jeurys Familia Sets New Mets Record With 44 Saves

Mets closer Jeurys Familia set a franchise record for saves in a single season on Wednesday night, pitching a perfect ninth inning to seal the team’s 5-2 victory over the Miami Marlins at Citi Field. Familia earned his 44th save and surpassed the previous record of 43 held by himself and Armando Benitez who set the mark […]

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The Spotlight is on Wilmer Flores

An article by posted on September 1, 2016 0 Comments
The Spotlight is on Wilmer Flores

Yet again for Wilmer Flores, another injury brings another opportunity. With the news breaking that Neil Walker will opt for season-ending surgery, Flores is again expected to receive regular playing time. Flores, who mainly has only been starting against left-handed pitching due to his splits will now also see time against some right-handers as well. […]

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Amazin’ Metscast: Casey Stern, Wild Card Frenzy, Conforto, Matz & More

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Amazin’ Metscast: Casey Stern, Wild Card Frenzy, Conforto, Matz & More

The Amazin’ Metscast – Episode 8 Casey Stern returns to the Amazin’ Metscast for episode 8 as we discuss all the craziness that surrounds the recent surge of the NY Mets in the Wild Card standings. Casey and I take a look at how the Mets have handled Steven Matz and Michael Conforto this season […]

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Bartolo Colon Continues to Get the Job Done

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Bartolo Colon Continues to Get the Job Done

Bartolo Colon, the 43-year-old mystifying man who continues to defy odds with each start as the season goes along, did it again on Wednesday night. Colon and the Mets defeated the Miami Marlins by a score of 5-2. In what has been his best season a great season for the hefty hurler, Colon again put […]

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Johnson and Flores Lead Mets to 5-2 Win Over Sinking Marlins

An article by posted on August 31, 2016 0 Comments
Johnson and Flores Lead Mets to 5-2 Win Over Sinking Marlins

The New York Mets (69-64) defeated the Miami Marlins (67-66) by a score of 5-2 on Wednesday night at Citi Field. As of this writing they have closed the gap behind the Cardinals to 2.0 games and they are currently losing. Pitching: Bartolo Colon started for the Mets this evening and pitched 7 strong innings, allowing […]

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

An article by posted on August 31, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Marlins vs Mets, 7:10 PM

Wednesday, August 31, 2016 • 7:10 p.m. Citi Field • Flushing, N.Y. RHP Jake Esch (MLB Debut) vs. RHP Bartolo Colon (12-7, 3.44) SNY • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The Mets beat the Marlins again last night behind two Granderson homers and 4 Reyes hits! The Marlins started the game putting up […]

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Mets Announce Conforto, Plawecki, Kelly and Ynoa Will Join Team Tomorrow

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Mets Announce Conforto, Plawecki, Kelly and Ynoa Will Join Team Tomorrow

The New York Mets officially announced that Michael Conforto, Kevin Plawecki, Ty Kelly and Gabriel Ynoa will be among their first wave of September call-ups when rosters expand tomorrow. Once the season ends for the Las Vegas 51s, a few more players are expected to be called up including T.J. Rivera, Rafael Montero and Erik […]

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Cabrera and Reyes are Killing it at the Top of the Order

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Cabrera and Reyes are Killing it at the Top of the Order

The New York Mets have found their 1-2 punch at the top of the order. Jose Reyes and Asdrubal Cabrera have been terrific when batting atop the Mets lineup. When Reyes and Cabrera bat 1-2, the Mets are 7-2 and score 6.2 runs per game.  In those games, Reyes and Cabrera are batting .466. Cabrera […]

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