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Topps Now: Get Your Jacob deGrom Card Now!

An article by posted on July 18, 2016 0 Comments
Topps Now: Get Your Jacob deGrom Card Now!

JACOB DEGROM – 2016 TOPPS NOW AVAILABLE UNTIL 2:30 PM EST ON 7/19/16 Topps Trading Cards is honoring Jacob deGrom for his dominating shutout victory against the Philadelphia Phillies on Sunday.  Hurling his first career complete game, the 28-year old right-hander faced just one batter over the minimum (28) and yielded only a single to […]

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3 Up 3 Down: Mets Win First Series Out of Break in Philly

An article by posted on July 18, 2016 0 Comments
3 Up 3 Down: Mets Win First Series Out of Break in Philly

3 Up 1. Juan Steps Up Juan Lagares filled in beautifully for the injured Yoenis Cespedes, starting in all three games this weekend, while collecting three hits, including a homerun, a triple, and two RBI. He got things started for the Mets with his solo shot in the opener on Friday night. Lagares is now […]

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Mets Receive Good Signs Heading Into Chicago

An article by posted on July 18, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Receive Good Signs Heading Into Chicago

After a demoralizing loss on Saturday, the Mets quickly turned things around with a convincing 5-0 victory yesterday over the Phillies. Behind the dominance of Jacob deGrom, who fired a one-hitter, the Mets took the series and head into Chicago with serious momentum. “We know we’re heading to a place where we’ll be facing a […]

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Jacob deGrom Tosses His First Career Complete Game

An article by posted on July 18, 2016 0 Comments
Jacob deGrom Tosses His First Career Complete Game

The deGrominator is back. Jacob deGrom tossed a one-hit, complete game shutout of the Phillies as the Mets took the series from Philadelphia with a 5-0 victory Sunday. “One hundred and sixty-two games is a lot, and we’re over halfway through,” deGrom said. “You start to feel things and get a little worn out. So […]

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Mets Recall Michael Conforto From Las Vegas, Option Brandon Nimmo

An article by posted on July 17, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Recall Michael Conforto From Las Vegas, Option Brandon Nimmo

The New York Mets announced that they have recalled Michael Conforto from Triple-A Las Vegas and have optioned outfielder Brandon Nimmo back to the minors. Conforto, 23, is due to rejoin the Mets for the series opener against the Cubs in Chicago on Monday. While getting plenty of playing time in right field, Conforto batted […]

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DeGrom Fires A One-Hit Shutout As Mets Defeat Phillies 5-0

An article by posted on July 17, 2016 0 Comments
DeGrom Fires A One-Hit Shutout As Mets Defeat Phillies 5-0

The New York Mets (49-42) defeated the Philadelphia Phillies (42-49) by a score of 5-0 at Citizens Bank Park on Sunday afternoon. As of this writing the Nationals just tied the score 1-1 in the bottom of the ninth, a pinch-hit home run by Daniel Murphy. The Mets are seven games back and are looking […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Phillies at 1:35 PM (Cespedes Back!)

An article by posted on July 17, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Phillies at 1:35 PM (Cespedes Back!)

Sunday, July 17, 2016 • 1:35 p.m. Citizens Bank Park • Philadelphia, PA RHP Jacob deGrom (5-4, 2.61) vs. RHP Zach Eflin (2-2, 4.08)  PIX11 • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM After Saturday night’s 4-2 loss to Philadelphia, the Mets slipped to 7 games behind the NL East leading Nationals. They will turn […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets Lose To Phils 4-2

An article by posted on July 16, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets Lose To Phils 4-2

The New York Mets (48-42) were defeated by the Philadelphia Phillies (43-49) by a score of 4-2 Saturday night in Philadelphia. At the time of this article, the Nationals are beating the Pirates 6-0 in the 7th, and if they win, the Mets will be 7 games out of first place. Offense: In the third […]

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Asdrubal Cabrera is Primed for a Big Second Half

An article by posted on July 16, 2016 0 Comments
Asdrubal Cabrera is Primed for a Big Second Half

Coming into the season, the Mets wanted to upgrade at shortstop. They wanted a player who had more range and power than what Ruben Tejada provided the Mets.  They wanted a player who was a steadier fielder who got on base more frequently than Wilmer Flores. With that in mind, as free agency opened, the […]

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Gavin Cecchini Makes Sense as a Trade Chip for Mets

An article by posted on July 16, 2016 0 Comments
Gavin Cecchini Makes Sense as a Trade Chip for Mets

In 2012, the Mets selected shortstop Gavin Cecchini with their first round pick in the MLB draft. The hope was that he would develop into exactly what he has — a solid middle infielder that hits for a high average and got on base. After hitting .317/.377/.442 in Double-A last season, he’s off to a […]

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