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Nimmo and Syndergaard on BA Hot Sheet

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Nimmo and Syndergaard on BA Hot Sheet

Earlier today, Baseball America released their Hot Sheet, which highlights this past week’s best minor league performances. For the Mets, outfielder Brandon Nimmo and right-hander Noah Syndergaard made it at #7 and #12 respectively. This is what they had to say about the two: No. 7 Brandon Nimmo, cf, Mets Team: high Class A St. Lucie (Florida State) Age: 21 Why […]

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Stop Trying to Fix the Mets

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Stop Trying to Fix the Mets

Everybody wants to fix the Mets, and it seems that in doing so, we tend to forget the recent past. When articles get written by the New York Times or ESPN’s Adam Rubin we tend to forget that the Mets were on the verge of something truly amazing in 2006. Here’s the truth about the […]

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Tigers To Sign Free Agent Reliever Joel Hanrahan

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Tigers To Sign Free Agent Reliever Joel Hanrahan

May 2 The Tigers have agreed to a deal with right-hander Joel Hanrahan, according to Jon Heyman of CBS Sports. Detroit was one of five teams recently reported to have “strong” interest in the highly regarded reliever who is one year removed from Tommy John surgery. Hanrahan, 32, is 22-18 with a 3.85 ERA and 100 saves lifetime, and he […]

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Lagares Rips Two Doubles In His Return

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Lagares Rips Two Doubles In His Return

Juan Lagares returned to the Mets lineup on Thursday night after a stint on the 15 day disabled list, and didn’t skip a beat. While batting leadoff, Lagares connected for two doubles and drove in the first Mets run of the game, while displaying his customary spectacular defense in center field. Lagares lifted his batting […]

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Eric Young Jr. Likely Heading to the Bench

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Eric Young Jr. Likely Heading to the Bench

May 2 Before last night’s loss to the Rockies, Terry Collins addressed reporters and did a little backpedaling regarding his proposed four man outfield rotation. “I don’t mind it for awhile,” Collins said. “I think in the long run, you’ve got to have three guys you’re going to run out there. To pick and choose […]

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Mets Manager Says He Misses LaTroy Hawkins In That Clubhouse

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Mets Manager Says He Misses LaTroy Hawkins In That Clubhouse

There are quite a few posts out there this morning gravitating around LaTroy Hawkins and the Mets decision not to re-sign him. Andy Martino of the Daily News however, takes the most pointed approach. Hawkins, who signed a one-year, $2.5 million deal with the Rockies, is second in the league with nine saves and has a […]

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Four Mets Prospects Crack Sickels’ Top 150

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Four Mets Prospects Crack Sickels’ Top 150

John  Sickels, who does an incredible job over at MinorLeagueBall.com released his updated Top 150 Prospects list today. The list features four Mets prospects. #18 Noah Syndergaard, RHP (Grade: A-) The big Texan known as Thor has spent the entire 2014 season in Triple-A Las Vegas and has pitched with less than dominant results. The numbers are surely […]

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Mets Viewership Ratings Down Despite Uptick In Ticket Sales

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Mets Viewership Ratings Down Despite Uptick In Ticket Sales

Richard Sandomir of the New York Times reports that Mets ticket sales are up slightly, but that in somewhat contradictory fashion, their TV ratings are down, despite a surprising 15-11 start. Sandomir says that after two collapses followed by five straight losing seasons there is so much apathy within the fan base that many of those […]

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MMO Game Recap: Rockies 7, Mets 4

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MMO Game Recap: Rockies 7, Mets 4

The Mets (15-12) lost to the Rockies (17-13) by a score of 7-4 on Thursday night in Colorado. Bartolo Colon took the ball for the Mets and struggled mightily. Colon gave up 7 runs on 10 hits and a walk in 4.2 innings, striking out only 3. The Mets got off to a frustrating start […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Rockies, 8:40 PM (SNY)

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Rockies, 8:40 PM (SNY)

The Mets will open a four-game series against the Rockies on Thursday night in Denver. Bartolo Colon (2-3, 4.50 ERA) opens the series for the Mets and will be opposed by Juan Nicasio (2-1, 5.27) for the Rockies in an 8:40 PM matchup. Colon won his last start against the Cardinals at Citi Field, tossing 7.0 innings, allowing four hits […]

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