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Colon Stellar Again, But Could Be Traded To Free Up Money

An article by posted on June 14, 2014 0 Comments
Colon Stellar Again, But Could Be Traded To Free Up Money

After allowing a home run with nobody out in the second inning, Bartolo Colon retired the next 18 batters he faced last night, en route to his sixth victory of the season. Colon was dominant for 7.1 innings, allowing just two runs on four hits while walking one and striking out seven. It was the […]

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Excitement Building for Cyclones Opening Day

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Excitement Building for Cyclones Opening Day

Each summer in Brooklyn, fans turn out in droves to watch their favorite Brooklyn Cyclones play the game they love. For the past few seasons at least, the summer schedule has coincided with the struggles of the parent team, so again this summer, the hype for the Cyclones seems to be through the roof. Last […]

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

An article by posted on June 13, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Padres vs Mets, 7:10 PM

After dropping the series to the Milwaukee Brewers, the Mets are looking to get back on track against the San Diego Padres.  The three-game series is scheduled to being on Friday night at Citi Field.  Weather permitting, the first pitch is scheduled for 7:10 PM. Bartolo Colon (5-5, 4.31) looks to win his fourth game […]

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Carlos Torres Beating Himself Up After Rough 13th, Literally

An article by posted on June 13, 2014 0 Comments
Carlos Torres Beating Himself Up After Rough 13th, Literally

As our own 72Metsfan recapped earlier today, the frustration of an underwhelming season was readily apparent Thursday evening during the Mets 13 inning loss to the Milwaukee Brewers. One of the players who lost his cool was Carlos Torres, who after a valiant extra-inning effort was simply out of gas by the thirteenth and the […]

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Edgardo Alfonzo Excited About Cyclones Infield

An article by posted on June 13, 2014 0 Comments
Edgardo Alfonzo Excited About Cyclones Infield

Former Met great Edgardo Alfonzo helped out the past few days as a special instructor for the Brooklyn Cyclones, who open their season tonight on the road against the Staten Island Yankees. Alfonzo brings years of offensive and defensive expertise to these young players trying to get their feet wet in the big leagues. He […]

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Mets Frustration On Full Display Last Night

An article by posted on June 13, 2014 0 Comments
Mets Frustration On Full Display Last Night

Mets frustration was on full display in the last 24 hours particularly for David Wright, Anthony Recker and even Matt Harvey who isn’t even on the active roster. This may have been best illustrated during the bottom of the 11th inning in last night’s 5-1 loss to the Brewers. With the bases loaded and one […]

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Granderson Is Day To Day With Sore Calf

An article by posted on June 13, 2014 0 Comments
Granderson Is Day To Day With Sore Calf

Curtis Granderson has been the Mets’ hottest hitter in the month of June, batting .361 in 44 plate appearances. Just when you think he is going to turn his season around, he comes up lame with a calf injury and is held out from Thursday’s game. He did pinch hit for Gonzalez Germen in the […]

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Dillon Gee Making Progress

An article by posted on June 13, 2014 0 Comments
Dillon Gee Making Progress

Mike Vorkunov of the Star-Ledger writes that Dillon Gee is throwing from 120 feet on flat ground in Port St. Lucie, but the Mets hope he can get on a mound this weekend. “Which is a great sign,” says Terry Collins. Gee is still on the disabled list with a strained right lat muscle, but Collins […]

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MMO Game Recap: Brewers 5, Mets 1 (13)

An article by posted on June 13, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Brewers 5, Mets 1 (13)

The Mets (29-37) lost to the Brewers (40-27) on Thursday night by a score of 5-1 in 13 innings at Citi Field. Jon Niese got the start for the Mets and was fantastic, allowing one run on six hits and a walk in 7.2 innings, striking out eight and throwing 97 pitches. The Brewers scored […]

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

An article by posted on June 12, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Brewers vs Mets, 7:10 PM

The Mets will look to rebound on Thursday after a tough loss against the Brewers on Wednesday.  It is the final game of the three game set between these two teams.  First pitch is scheduled for 7:10 PM. Jon Niese (3-3, 2.68) is making his thirteenth start of the season, and is looking to win […]

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