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Mets Remain Unlikely to Add Impact Bat or Starter Before Trade Deadline

An article by posted on July 22, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Remain Unlikely to Add Impact Bat or Starter Before Trade Deadline

While the Mets appear set on adding a middle reliever to bolster the relief corps, the solutions to fixing the offense and starting rotation are murky and unclear at best. It doesn’t take a baseball pundit to see that the 2016 season has not gone according to plan so far.  The rotation, lauded as a […]

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Acquiring Middle Reliever a “Near Certainty” for Mets

An article by posted on July 22, 2016 0 Comments
Acquiring Middle Reliever a “Near Certainty” for Mets

With the trade deadline fast approaching, it is a “near certainty” that the Mets will look to add a middle reliever, Newsday’s Marc Carig reports. There will be a plethora of options on the market, ranging from the Yankees’ high end trio of relievers to the hard throwing lefties on the San Diego Padres.  However, […]

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Bring On The Marlins

An article by posted on July 22, 2016 0 Comments
Bring On The Marlins

A series that many of us before this season would have thought was just another series is no longer so. The Mets make their way to Miami Friday night to start an important three-game set. The Marlins currently hold a 1.5 game lead over the Metropolitans for the second Wild Card spot. Manager, Terry Collins […]

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Potential Mets Starting Pitcher Trade Targets

An article by posted on July 21, 2016 0 Comments
Potential Mets Starting Pitcher Trade Targets

With about 11 days to go before this year’s Aug. 1 Trade Deadline, the Mets are canvassing the market for starters and relief pitchers, according to team insiders, reports Anthony Di Como of MLB.com. Di Como says the Mets are proceeding slowly on adding another back of the rotation starter because they are buying some […]

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What Does Wilmer Flores Need To Do For More Playing Time?

An article by posted on July 21, 2016 0 Comments
What Does Wilmer Flores Need To Do For More Playing Time?

Wilmer Flores is red hot. There is no denying it at this point. When he plays, he hits. Period, end of story. It is time for Terry Collins to go by his own mantra and play the man who continues to hit and sit those who have not. Flores again in Wednesday’s 6-2 loss to […]

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It’s Crunch Time

An article by posted on July 21, 2016 0 Comments
It’s Crunch Time

With the trade deadline only 10 days away, everyone is wondering what big moves the Mets can make to jump start the club and get them back to being the team we saw during the final two months of the 2015 season. That’s all well and good but not as simplistic as it would seem. […]

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3 Up 3 Down: Mets Drop Series to Cubs at Wrigley

An article by posted on July 21, 2016 0 Comments
3 Up 3 Down: Mets Drop Series to Cubs at Wrigley

3 Up  1. Thor Gets Velo Back The stage was set on Tuesday night with two of the top arms in the league going head to head in the middle game of the series. It was one the Met surely had to have, after dropping the opener on Monday night. Although he struggled at times, Noah […]

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Henderson Suffers Hamstring Injury During Rehab

An article by posted on July 21, 2016 0 Comments
Henderson Suffers Hamstring Injury During Rehab

Reliever Jim Henderson, who was on a rehab assignment at Triple-A Las Vegas, suffered a setback after he reported a hamstring issue. He will now return to the Mets complex at Port St. Lucie, Fla. Henderson’s rehab assignment was scheduled to end this week and he was expected to be optioned to Triple-A Las Vegas. […]

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The Amazin’ Metscast: Casey Stern, The NL East And The Trading Deadline

An article by posted on July 21, 2016 0 Comments
The Amazin’ Metscast: Casey Stern, The NL East And The Trading Deadline

The Amazin’ Metscast: Episode Two We spend some time with Casey Stern of “MLB on TBS” and MLB Network Radio on “Sirius/XM” to discuss the upcoming trading deadline, the National League East and if he believes the Mets have what it takes to make the playoffs this year. On the show, we recap the start […]

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Bartolo Colon Has Struggled As Of Late

An article by posted on July 21, 2016 0 Comments
Bartolo Colon Has Struggled As Of Late

The New York Mets 43-year old All-Star, Bartolo Colon has struggled as of late. The Cubs got to Colon often and early in Wednesday’s 6-2 loss. Colon lasted just 4.1 innings, his shortest non-injury related start of the season. He allowed all six runs on eight hits while walking two and striking out one. It […]

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