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With Familia Dominating As Closer, Is Mejia Finished As A Met?

An article by posted on April 29, 2015 0 Comments
With Familia Dominating As Closer, Is Mejia Finished As A Met?

It’s been a few weeks since Jenrry Mejia was slapped with an 80-game suspension for testing positive for stanzolol, a performance enhancing drug. With Mejia out, and Bobby Parnell still working his way back from Tommy John surgery a year ago, 25 year old Jeurys Familia has had the reigns of closer bestowed upon him, […]

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

An article by posted on April 28, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Marlins, 7:10 PM

After a dramatic 3-1 comeback victory against the Miami Marlins on Monday night, the New York Mets will keep the good times rolling in the second game of the series tonight at Marlins Park. Rafael Montero (0-1, 4.15) gets a spot for the Mets he opposes right-hander David Phelps (1-0, 3.55) for the Marlins at […]

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The Incredibly Resilient Mets and the Road To 90 Wins

An article by posted on April 28, 2015 0 Comments
The Incredibly Resilient Mets and the Road To 90 Wins

I had an interesting text exchange with my buddy Mike who most of you know as Mike Lloyd on our comment threads. Mike writes… For the Nats to win 90 games, they have to go 83-59 the rest of the way. That’s .585 baseball. For the Mets to get to 90 they need to play […]

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Murphalicious! Murphy Blasts Game Winning Home Run

An article by posted on April 28, 2015 0 Comments
Murphalicious! Murphy Blasts Game Winning Home Run

2015 has been a rough year Daniel Murphy, but Monday night’s performance could be a major turning point for him and the team as well. Murphy crushed a dramatic three run shot off of Marlins closer Steve Cishek in the 9th inning to give the Mets a 3-1 lead over their division rivals. He followed […]

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Syndergaard Dazzles, Silences Critics With Powerful Performance

An article by posted on April 28, 2015 0 Comments
Syndergaard Dazzles, Silences Critics With Powerful Performance

I love a good redemption story, and last night in Las Vegas Mets prospect Noah Syndergaard provided a great one. After getting his start skipped last Friday because of a severe case of food poisoning that required IV fluids, Syndergaard was trolled by some fans on Twitter for being “too soft.” After Syndergaard took offense […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 3, Marlins 1

An article by posted on April 27, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 3, Marlins 1

The Mets (15-5) pulled off a thrilling 3-1 road victory on Monday night against the Marlins (8-12), snapping Miami’s five-game winning streak. The game took one hour and 58 minutes. Dillon Gee gave the Mets a terrific effort, tossing 7.2 innings of 1-run ball, allowing six hits while striking out three and walking none. Gee […]

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Danny Muno Optioned To Make Room For Rafael Montero

An article by posted on April 27, 2015 0 Comments
Danny Muno Optioned To Make Room For Rafael Montero

After Monday night’s exciting comeback win against the Miami Marlins, the Mets officially recalled RHP Rafael Montero from Triple-A Las Vegas. To make room for Montero on the active roster, the Mets optioned infielder Daniel Muno to Triple-A Las Vegas. Muno was 1-for-6 with a stolen base in four games since he joined the team […]

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

An article by posted on April 27, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Marlins, 7:10 PM

The New York Mets and Miami Marlins begin a three-game series at Marlins Park on Monday. RHP Dillon Gee (0-1, 5.60) get the start for the Mets and will oppose RHP Jarred Cosart (1-1, 3.63) for the Marlins at 7:10 PM. The Mets have the best record in the majors (14-5, .737) and their 14-5 […]

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Viewership Wars: Mets Are Gaining On The Yankees

An article by posted on April 27, 2015 0 Comments
Viewership Wars: Mets Are Gaining On The Yankees

Richard Sandomir of the New York Times reports that since SNY went on the air in 2006, Mets viewership has nearly always lagged behind the Yankees on YES. “This is hardly a revelation: In nearly all of those seasons, the Mets performed poorly while the Yankees, with one World Series championship in 2009, were always […]

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Mets Sign Brooks Conrad

An article by posted on April 27, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Sign Brooks Conrad

The Mets have signed major league veteran Brooks Conrad and assigned him to Triple-A Las Vegas. (Adam Rubin, ESPN) Conrad, 35, has a career .200 average with 19 homers and 73 RBIs in 460 major league at-bats spanning six seasons and five organizations. He also has a career .271 on base percentage. He is a […]

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