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

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

Saturday, August 6, 2016 • 7:10 p.m. Comerica Park • Detroit, MI RHP Logan Verrett (3-6, 4.20) vs. LHP Matt Boyd (2-2, 4.71) SNY • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The Mets and Tigers continue their three game set tonight as Logan Verrett takes on Matt Boyd. The Mets have lost five straight games […]

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Are The Mets A Playoff Team?

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Are The Mets A Playoff Team?

Devin asks… How can anyone believe this Mets team is going to the playoffs? Last night, the baseball gods dealt the Mets some more bad news. Not only did they lose, but with the National winning again the Mets are now 9 games out of first place. Worse yet, the Dodgers, Cardinals, Marlins and Pirates […]

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Rosario Named Best Defensive Shortstop Among Other Accolades

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Rosario Named Best Defensive Shortstop Among Other Accolades

Well, not only is Amed Rosario the best defensive shortstop in the Eastern League, but Baseball America just named him the best defensive shortstop in the Florida State League as well. The fact is that being the best defensive shortstop in the Florida State League is just scratching the surface, as Rosario was also rated as the league’s best hitter […]

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What’s Up With Noah Syndergaard?

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What’s Up With Noah Syndergaard?

Noah Syndergaard only gave up four runs Friday night, and it is an oversimplification to say the problem is the Mets didn’t score for him. But, something just isn’t right. The issue isn’t him not being able to throw hard. He still throws very hard, but velocity isn’t the most important variable for a pitcher. […]

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Verlander Shuts Down Mets As Tigers Take Opener 4-3

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Verlander Shuts Down Mets As Tigers Take Opener 4-3

The New York Mets (56-53) were defeated by the Detroit Tigers (60-49) by a score of 4-3 at Comerica Park Friday evening.  With a Washington win, the Mets are now 9 games back for the division lead.  Pitching: Noah Syndergaard was on the mound for the Mets tonight and he wasn’t at his best. Syndergaard […]

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Lucas Duda Bet On Himself… And Lost

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Lucas Duda Bet On Himself… And Lost

In 2014 Lucas Duda broke out as a premier power hitting left-handed bat.  The move coincided with the Mets trading the man many wanted instead, Ike Davis.  After said trade, which was mostly made in part to Lucas’ impressive exit velocity numbers which trumped those of former 32 homerun and 90 RBI producing Ike Davis, […]

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3 Up 3 Down: Mets Split Series With Cross-Town Rival Yankees

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3 Up 3 Down: Mets Split Series With Cross-Town Rival Yankees

3 Up  1.  Jake the Ace  Jacob deGrom has quietly had a very solid season this year for the Mets. After allowing just four hits and a walk with eight strikeouts without allowing a run on Tuesday night, deGrom moved past Noah Syndergaard for the team’s best ERA at 2.40. That ERA is also good […]

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Mets Playoff Hopes Will Rely On Their Pitching

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Mets Playoff Hopes Will Rely On Their Pitching

Coming into this season it was reported everywhere as if the Mets starting staff was untouchable. No flaw, issues or anything to be concerned of. Injuries have riddled a staff who will now be looked upon to help carry this team to a second consecutive playoff birth. “[The rotation] is probably not as good as […]

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Welcome To New York, Jay Bruce

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Welcome To New York, Jay Bruce

Jay Bruce was in the middle of a horrendous slump entering Thursday’s Subway Series finale. He had been batting just .209 with a .246 OBP in his previous 33 games. On a day where Yoenis Cespedes was placed on the 15-day DL, all eyes were on Bruce. He who must now become the Cespedes of […]

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Bruce Powers Mets to 4-1 Win Over Yankees

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Bruce Powers Mets to 4-1 Win Over Yankees

The New York Mets (56-52) defeated the New York Yankees (54-54) by a score of 4-1 Thursday night in the Bronx. With the Cardinals’ loss, the Mets pull within one game of the second NL Wild Card spot. Offense: The Mets spoke softly until Kelly Johnson‘s big stick lined a “Yankee Stadium home run” to […]

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