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MMO Game Recap: Cubs 6, Mets 5

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MMO Game Recap: Cubs 6, Mets 5

The Chicago Cubs (19-15) completed the four game sweep of the Mets (20-15) this afternoon at Wrigley Field by a score of 6-5. Anthony Recker got the Mets on the board in the second inning, as he launched a solo home run over the left field fence. In the fourth, Wilmer Flores and Anthony Recker […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Cubs, 2:20 PM

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Cubs, 2:20 PM

The New York Mets (20-14) will try to avoid a four game sweep when they take on the Chicago Cubs (18-15) at Wrigley Field. Jon Niese (3-2, 1.95 ERA) will oppose left-hander Travis Wood (2-2, 4.96) in a 2:20 PM matinee. Despite solid performances by Jacob deGrom, Noah Syndergaard and Matt Harvey, the Mets have […]

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Punchless Mets Squander Another Gem

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Punchless Mets Squander Another Gem

“Oh my God, the Mets are 13-3, ten games over .500, and eight games ahead of the Nationals!” That seems so long ago now. The Mighty Mets, The Mike Barwis and Kevin Long Rejuvenated Mets, The Terry Collins Led Unstoppable Mets, The Michael Cuddyer Can Do Magic Infused Mets, The Unconventional New and Improved Bob […]

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Carlyle Placed On DL, Leathersich Brought Up

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Carlyle Placed On DL, Leathersich Brought Up

As expected, Mets reliever Buddy Carlyle landed on the DL after experiencing lower back and hamstring issues following Monday’s game when he last pitched. Replacing him will be lefty Jack Leathersich who was brought back from Triple-A Las Vegas. Leathersich will be available beginning in Thursday’s game. Leathersich appeared in two games for the Mets […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Cubs, 8:05 PM

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Cubs, 8:05 PM

The Mets (20-13) and Cubs (17-15) play game three of their four-game series at Wrigley Field on Wednesday at 8:05 PM. After losing two straight to the Cubs, the Mets hope that Matt Harvey (5-1, 2.72 ERA) can help salvage a split. He will be opposed by right-hander Jason Hammel (3-1, 3.52). Matt Harvey has […]

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Jon Niese is Moving Up the All-Time Mets Ranks

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Jon Niese is Moving Up the All-Time Mets Ranks

He’s a back end of the rotation guy and certainly not someone who attracts the kind of attention of Matt Harvey, Jacob deGrom or Noah Syndergaard. His future in the Mets organization is uncertain beyond 2015 despite being under contract for $9.05 million for 2016 with club options for 2017 and 2018. Despite being one […]

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Deal With Cubs Unlikely, Mets Unwilling To Move Young Arm

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Deal With Cubs Unlikely, Mets Unwilling To Move Young Arm

Adam Rubin of ESPN New York reports that the Mets have not yet written off Wilmer Flores as their No. 1 shortstop. However, he adds that the consensus among in-the-know observers is that at some point they will need to pull the trigger and obtain a top-tier shortstop if they truly plan to capitalize on […]

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Mets Rank Near Bottom In Most Offensive Categories

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Mets Rank Near Bottom In Most Offensive Categories

Since the end of their 11-game winning streak on April 24th, the Mets have averaged just three runs a game and posted a .224 average, both are ranked dead last in the NL. Here are some disturbing trends: Leading off an inning the Mets are batting .193 with a .278 on-base percentage in 284 plate […]

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Mets Minor League Recap: Dom Smith Knocks In 4, Verrett Picks Up Win, Boyd Three Hits

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Mets Minor League Recap: Dom Smith Knocks In 4, Verrett Picks Up Win, Boyd Three Hits

Las Vegas (23-10) 12, Sacramento 8 Matthew Bowman made his return from a short stint on the DL and was not sharp as he lasted only 3 innings giving on five hits, four walks, HR, striking out only two. Bowman’s struggles put the 51′s in an early 5-0 hole heading into the bottom of the […]

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Collins Says He Will Continue to Use Alex Torres In Big Spots

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Collins Says He Will Continue to Use Alex Torres In Big Spots

Despite another wild outing by Alex Torres, Terry Collins doesn’t seem to be losing faith in the Mets enigmatic lefty. Collins says that he will continue to use Torres in high pressure situations. “That’s what he’s here to do,” Collins said. (Mike Vorkunov) Torres allowed a run and walked three batters during last night’s appearance. […]

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