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The Baseball Maverick May Want To Consider Reviving Shortstop Next

An article by posted on May 15, 2015 0 Comments
The Baseball Maverick May Want To Consider Reviving Shortstop Next

Nobody wanted to see Wilmer Flores succeed at shortstop more than I did. I spent the majority of this offseason urging whoever would listen that we needed to see if Flores could work at shortstop before completely abandoning the idea. If it worked, the payoff would have been huge. Unfortunately, as the season nears the […]

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

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

The New York Mets (20-15) return to Citi Field on Friday after a disappointing four-game sweep in Chicago at the hands of the Cubs. They will host the Milwaukee Brewers (12-23), who own the worst record in baseball. Bartolo Colon (6-1, 3.30) will try to become the majors’ first seven-game winner and he’ll be opposed […]

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Collins Should Look In The Mirror Before Pointing Fingers At Players

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Collins Should Look In The Mirror Before Pointing Fingers At Players

It was a forgetful time in Chicago for the Mets after losing to the Cubs again on Thursday afternoon to get swept in a 4 game series. After losing the night before on a bases loaded walk, Thursday was just as excruciating maybe more. The Mets blew a 5-1 lead and gave up the winning […]

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Mets’ Pitiful Numbers Tell The Story

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Mets’ Pitiful Numbers Tell The Story

On April 23, after the Mets wrapped up their 11th straight victory to move ten games over .500 and build a comfortable eight-game lead over the Washington Nationals, all seemed right in their world. They won because their starting pitching overcame injuries to David Wright and Travis d’Arnaud; a lack of consistent power from Lucas […]

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Getting to Know Johnny Monell

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Getting to Know Johnny Monell

When the Mets return home to Citi Field on Friday after their worst series of the season we will see a new face behind the dish. On May 4th the Mets called up Catcher Johnny Monell from Triple A Las Vegas and he has already made his presence known as a left handed bat off […]

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MMO Fan Shot: Collin McHugh Is Easy To Root For

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MMO Fan Shot: Collin McHugh Is Easy To Root For

An MMO Fan Shot by Jack Ganchrow As the old saying goes the first one is always the hardest. Collin McHugh learned that the hard way going 607 days before getting his first major league win. Between coming out of the bullpen and starting, McHugh lost his first eight decisions across his first two seasons. It […]

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MMO Game Recap: Cubs 6, Mets 5

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MMO Game Recap: Cubs 6, Mets 5

The Chicago Cubs (19-15) completed the four game sweep of the Mets (20-15) this afternoon at Wrigley Field by a score of 6-5. Anthony Recker got the Mets on the board in the second inning, as he launched a solo home run over the left field fence. In the fourth, Wilmer Flores and Anthony Recker […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Cubs, 2:20 PM

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Cubs, 2:20 PM

The New York Mets (20-14) will try to avoid a four game sweep when they take on the Chicago Cubs (18-15) at Wrigley Field. Jon Niese (3-2, 1.95 ERA) will oppose left-hander Travis Wood (2-2, 4.96) in a 2:20 PM matinee. Despite solid performances by Jacob deGrom, Noah Syndergaard and Matt Harvey, the Mets have […]

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Punchless Mets Squander Another Gem

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Punchless Mets Squander Another Gem

“Oh my God, the Mets are 13-3, ten games over .500, and eight games ahead of the Nationals!” That seems so long ago now. The Mighty Mets, The Mike Barwis and Kevin Long Rejuvenated Mets, The Terry Collins Led Unstoppable Mets, The Michael Cuddyer Can Do Magic Infused Mets, The Unconventional New and Improved Bob […]

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Carlyle Placed On DL, Leathersich Brought Up

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Carlyle Placed On DL, Leathersich Brought Up

As expected, Mets reliever Buddy Carlyle landed on the DL after experiencing lower back and hamstring issues following Monday’s game when he last pitched. Replacing him will be lefty Jack Leathersich who was brought back from Triple-A Las Vegas. Leathersich will be available beginning in Thursday’s game. Leathersich appeared in two games for the Mets […]

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