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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Padres, 10:10 PM

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Padres, 10:10 PM

Thursday, May 5, 2016 • 10:10 p.m. (ET) Petco Park • San Diego, CA RHP Jacob deGrom (3-0, 1.02) vs. RHP Colin Rea (2-1, 4.61) SNY • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The New York Mets embark on their longest road trip of the year tonight. The 11-game, three-city trip starts with four […]

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Do The Mets Have a Catching Problem?

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Do The Mets Have a Catching Problem?

Is this situation from 2015 or 2016?  Travis d’Arnaud suffers an injury that is going to keep him on the DL for an extended period of time. The Mets then turn to Kevin Plawecki, who just doesn’t hit. It’s like Groundhog Day except no one is laughing. When d’Arnaud is on the field, he’s a terrific catcher. […]

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Is Lucas Duda Really Inconsistent?

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Is Lucas Duda Really Inconsistent?

It’s a common complaint in the Mets blogosphere: “Lucas Duda is good, but he’s too inconsistent.” But is it really true? For this little experiment, we’ll define consistency as the how reliable a player is at producing an OPS close to their average. Inconsistent players will be those who have great highs and terrible lows […]

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Steven Matz Continues To Shine

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Steven Matz Continues To Shine

New York Mets southpaw, Steven Matz, had another dominant start during Wednesday’s 8-0 win over the Atlanta Braves. Matz continued to show that his first start was nothing but being a bit rusty. Matz, 24, put forth his longest start of the season and tied a career high with 7.2 innings pitched. He allowed no […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 8, Braves 0

An article by posted on May 4, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 8, Braves 0

The Mets (17-9) defeated the Braves (7-20) this afternoon at Citi Field by a score of 8-0. Here’s how it happened. Offense: Another day, another offensive explosion via the home run ball. The Mets got things started in the second inning offensively when recent call-up Rene Rivera knocked a two-run shot, his first home run […]

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

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

Wednesday, May 4, 2016 • 1:10 p.m. Citi Field • Flushing, N.Y. RHP Jhoulys Chacin (1-1, 3.27) vs. LHP Steven Matz (3-1, 3.86) SNY • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The New York Mets and Atlanta Braves will play a rubber game this afternoon as the Amazins look to take the series. Last […]

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Matt Harvey’s Struggles Continue In Disappointing Start

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Matt Harvey’s Struggles Continue In Disappointing Start

After throwing a couple of improved starts as of late, it was thought that the “Dark Knight,” Matt Harvey, may have righted his ship. In Tuesday’s 3-0 loss to Atlanta he regressed against a weak Braves lineup. Harvey threw 5.2 innings while allowing three runs on eight hits. He walked two and struck out four […]

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Lefty Reliever Josh Edgin Must Be Activated By Sunday

An article by posted on May 3, 2016 0 Comments
Lefty Reliever Josh Edgin Must Be Activated By Sunday

As MMO’s Michael Mayer first reported last night, lefty reliever Josh Edgin had his rehab assignment transferred from Single-A St. Lucie to Triple-A Las Vegas where he tossed a scoreless inning on Monday night. Edgin, 29, must be activated from the disabled list by this Sunday when his 30 day rehab expires. It is widely […]

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Could Lucas Duda Be Ready To Break Out?

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Could Lucas Duda Be Ready To Break Out?

During last night’s 4-1 victory over the Atlanta Braves, Lucas Duda hit a bomb in his first at-bat. Normally when Duda hits a homer, its the beginning of another hot streak. Lucas is sure to continue to benefit from a lengthy Mets lineup that includes Yoenis Cespedes, and new teammates Neil Walker and Asdrubal Cabrera. “Those […]

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David Wright Has Tweaked His Mechanics At The Plate

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David Wright Has Tweaked His Mechanics At The Plate

There aren’t too many better sights in baseball than seeing a David Wright homer. He extends his arms fully with the bat out towards the outfield almost whisking it out of the park as he then begins his trot around the bases. During last night’s 4-1 win over the Atlanta Braves, Wright, hit a bomb […]

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MMO Game Recap: Colon Shines In 4-1 Victory Over Braves

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MMO Game Recap: Colon Shines In 4-1 Victory Over Braves

The New York Mets (16-8) defeated the Atlanta Braves (6-19) by a score of 4-1 in the first game of the three game set. With the win, Bartolo Colon passed Pedro Martinez for the second place in wins by a Dominican pitcher with the 220th victory of his career. Pitching: The man. The myth. The […]

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