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Is It Time For Mets To Approach Cespedes With An Extension?

An article by posted on July 14, 2016 0 Comments
Is It Time For Mets To Approach Cespedes With An Extension?

Yoenis Cespedes has proven that his performance with the New York Mets last season was not a fluke but just a preview of how well he could perform over a 162-game season. With “La Potencia” being the heart of this offense, it may be time to approach him to discuss a contract extension to keep […]

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Mets Tab Colon, Verrett and deGrom To Jump Start Second Half

An article by posted on July 13, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Tab Colon, Verrett and deGrom To Jump Start Second Half

The New York Mets have released their rotation coming out of the All Star break, reports ESPN’s Adam Rubin. On Friday, the Mets will have Bartolo Colon on the mound to kick the second half off against Jeremy Hellickson and the Phillies at Citizens Bank Park.  In 98.2 innings, the surprising 43-year old All Star […]

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Mets Sign 31st Overall Pick LHP Anthony Kay

An article by posted on July 13, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Sign 31st Overall Pick LHP Anthony Kay

The Mets have signed the 31st overall pick Anthony Kay according to Jim Callis, he will receive a $1.1 signing bonus from the Mets which is significantly under the slot value of $1,972,100. It’s believed that there were some elbow issues in the left-hander’s physical which is part of the reason they were able to get […]

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Nationals Vow To Win NL East

An article by posted on July 13, 2016 0 Comments
Nationals Vow To Win NL East

The Washington Nationals have looked unstoppable at times this year. They are not the same team they were in 2015 and have shown no signs of putting the brakes on any time soon. Kevin Kernan of the NY Post spoke with Daniel Murphy, Bryce Harper and Max Scherzer on Tuesday, regarding the current state of […]

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Syndergaard Decreasing His Workload, Will Toss Bullpen On Friday

An article by posted on July 13, 2016 0 Comments
Syndergaard Decreasing His Workload, Will Toss Bullpen On Friday

Over the course of the season, Noah Syndergaard has averaged 98 MPH with his fastball. Many times a game, he will throw that fastball in excess of 100 MPH. However in his last start before the All Star break, Syndergaard’s fastball velocity dropped precipitously to 91 MPH. “I’ve never seen anything like that before when […]

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Featured Article: Mets Have Favorable Second-Half Schedule Ahead

An article by posted on July 13, 2016 0 Comments
Featured Article: Mets Have Favorable Second-Half Schedule Ahead

The Mets were just a .500 team in the first half of the 2015 season. It wasn’t until the second half of last year that the team transformed itself into the juggernaut that would eventually win the National League pennant and earn a trip to the World Series. This year, the Mets will hope for […]

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Terry Collins Made Sure Every NL Team Played Except His Own Mets All Stars

An article by posted on July 13, 2016 0 Comments
Terry Collins Made Sure Every NL Team Played Except His Own Mets All Stars

The one benefit to having your manager managing the All Star Game is knowing that you have someone who will get you into the game at some point so you’ll have a lifelong memory to tell your friends and family about for the rest of your life. That’s usually the case in every All Star […]

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Terry Collins Searches For A Hero

An article by posted on July 12, 2016 0 Comments
Terry Collins Searches For A Hero

The New York Mets find themselves with a record of 47-41 at the All-Star break. They sit six games behind first place Washington, and in a tie for the second Wild Card spot with Miami. Terry Collins spoke with Kevin Kernan of the New York Post Monday, on his expectations for the second half. “We came […]

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Nimmo Will Likley Be Sent Down When Conforto Returns

An article by posted on July 11, 2016 0 Comments
Nimmo Will Likley Be Sent Down When Conforto Returns

Michael Conforto has been on fire ever since he was sent down to Triple-A Las Vegas. In 57 plate appearances, Conforto is batting .340 with three homeruns and 13 RBI to go along with an excellent .411 OBP and .991 OPS. But it stands to reason that when the Mets decide to bring Conforto back […]

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Jose Reyes Has Flashed His Power Since Returning

An article by posted on July 11, 2016 0 Comments
Jose Reyes Has Flashed His Power Since Returning

He has only played six games this season, but Jose Reyes has already hit a surprising three homers since joining the Mets. While starting at third base, Reyes blasted two home runs yesterday, providing the team with their only offense on the day in a 3-2 loss to Washington. “It’s sort of a surprise when I […]

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