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Mets Proving Pitching Alone Can’t Get It Done

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Mets Proving Pitching Alone Can’t Get It Done

After another solid outing by Mets pitcher Jacob deGrom (0-3), who went 5 2/3 innings giving up three runs on nine hits while walking one and striking out four, and was still denied his first big-league win, Ken Davidoff of the Post claims that the mets are a prime example of why starting pitching is […]

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Prediction Audit: Hits and Misses…Mostly Misses

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Prediction Audit: Hits and Misses…Mostly Misses

So here we are, 40% of the season is done and the Mets are 61 games away from the 90 win bar set by GM Sandy Alderson before the season started. So the Mets only need to play .628 ball the rest of the way to achieve their 90 wins, totally do-able (crickets). So, Sandy […]

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Brooklyn Cyclones Coverage This Summer (With Roster)

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Brooklyn Cyclones Coverage This Summer (With Roster)

The Brooklyn Cyclones, the Single-A short season affiliate of the Mets, open their season Friday night, with the team’s home opener scheduled for Saturday evening. Just like last summer, I will be covering the team as the beat reporter for Mets Merized Online. Last year, the Cyclones’ pitching staff raised a few eyebrows, with the […]

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DeGrom Comes Up On Short End Once Again

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DeGrom Comes Up On Short End Once Again

  Jacob deGrom has been doing all he has been asked to do to try and help the Mets win ball games, but unfortunately the Mets have not given him enough run support in those starts. Since making his debut on May 15th, when he lost to the Yankees 1-0, deGrom is 0-3, with a […]

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Could K-Rod Return To Queens?

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Could K-Rod Return To Queens?

Francisco Rodriguez, better known as K-Rod, pitched two-plus seasons for the Mets from 2009-2011 before being traded to the Brewers. In his time as a Met the fireballing right-hander experienced ups and downs both on and off the mound. According to Marc Carig of Newsday, that’s left the veteran reliever feeling like he has something […]

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MMO Game Recap: Brewers 3, Mets 1

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MMO Game Recap: Brewers 3, Mets 1

The Mets (29-36) lost to the Brewers (39-27) by a score of 3-1 on Wednesday night at Citi Field. Jacob deGrom got the start for the Mets and was decent, but nothing more. DeGrom gave up 3 runs on 9 hits and a walk in 5.2 innings, striking out 4 and throwing 107 pitches. DeGrom […]

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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

After halting their six-game losing streak Tuesday night, the Mets are set to take on the Milwaukee Brewers in the second game of the three-game series Wednesday night at Citi Field.  First pitch is scheduled for 7:10 PM. Jacob deGrom (0-2, 3.19) will look to earn his first major league victory and build on the […]

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Zach Lutz Leaves Vegas To Play In Japan

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Zach Lutz Leaves Vegas To Play In Japan

Adam Rubin reports that sources told ESPNNewYork.com that Zach Lutz is headed to Japan in play for the Rakuten Eagles. Lutz was hitting .291, with seven homers and 37 RBIs in 227 at-bats with Vegas this season. He appeared in 22 games for the Mets in 2012 and ’13, producing a combined .226 average and two RBIs […]

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Matt Harvey Set Unreal Expectations: Give Pitchers a Chance

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Matt Harvey Set Unreal Expectations: Give Pitchers a Chance

On July 26th, 2012, Mets fans were anticipating the debut of a skilled minor league prospect by the name of Matt Harvey. That day in Arizona, Harvey threw 5.1 innings, allowed three hits, no runs and struck out 11 Diamondbacks. As it turns out, his gem in the desert was not a fluke but rather […]

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Where Is The Accountability?

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Where Is The Accountability?

Sandy Alderson gave his manager Terry Collins yet another vote of confidence on Tuesday, despite the team being on course for their sixth losing season in a row. The Mets are currently on pace for a 73 win season – or in other words the lowest win total since 2009 and before that 2004. Here […]

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