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MMO Exclusive: Adam Rubin Sizes Up Mets As Spring Training Draws To An End

An article by posted on March 30, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Exclusive: Adam Rubin Sizes Up Mets As Spring Training Draws To An End

ESPN New York’s Adam Rubin is well known for his intensive coverage of the Mets, live tweeting games, interviewing players, and breaking stories as they happen.  I recently had the chance to talk with Adam and hear his take on the young aces, David Wright, and his expectations of the team this season. Noah: Coming […]

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2016 Season Preview: Yoenis Cespedes, OF

An article by posted on March 30, 2016 0 Comments
2016 Season Preview: Yoenis Cespedes, OF

Yoenis Cespedes, OF DOB: October 18, 1985 (30 years old on Opening Day) Bats/Throws: R/R Contract Status: First year of three-year, $75 million deal ($27.5 million salary) 2015 Recap If I could sum up Yoenis Cespedes‘ 2015 season in one word, it would be this: thrilling. After being dealt to the Tigers during the 2014-2015 offseason, […]

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Cabrera Readies Himself For Opening Day

An article by posted on March 29, 2016 0 Comments
Cabrera Readies Himself For Opening Day

Asdrubal Cabrera made his return to game action for the first time since March 10th yesterday, since suffering from a strained patellar tendon in his left knee, which he injured running the bases. Cabrera went 0-for-3 while playing five innings at shortstop during the Mets 3-1 loss to the St. Louis Cardinals. He finished the […]

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The Nationals Will Be Ready

An article by posted on March 29, 2016 0 Comments
The Nationals Will Be Ready

Mostly, you should ignore Spring Training. The only results that matter is how a player is progressing toward getting ready for the season. That’s much more important than their stats or a team’s Win-Loss record. However, I do admit there is one aspect of Spring Training that has me troubled. Things have been very quiet […]

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Harvey’s Health Is The Most Important Thing Right Now

An article by posted on March 29, 2016 0 Comments
Harvey’s Health Is The Most Important Thing Right Now

The worst thing that can happen to the Mets is them losing one of their pitchers for any period of time. With Matt Harvey‘s undisclosed and unknown medical situation, this fear is now a reality. The scary part about it is how it has escalated. First, the Mets assumed he was hung over. Then, they thought it wouldn’t […]

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MMO Game Recap: Cardinals 3, Mets 1

An article by posted on March 28, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Cardinals 3, Mets 1

The Mets failed to win for the 11th straight game dating back to March 17th but did avoid their fourth straight tie. Bartolo Colon made his final start of the spring, limiting the Cardinals to three runs over 6 solid innings. He threw 92 pitches, striking out five, allowing seven hits, and walked nobody. The […]

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Matz Bounces Back With His Strongest Spring Start

An article by posted on March 28, 2016 0 Comments
Matz Bounces Back With His Strongest Spring Start

Long Island born Steven Matz has struggled through his spring starts thus far, bringing an 8.31 ERA into Sunday’s start against the Washington Nationals. Matz finally seemed to get on the right track by putting in a solid performance against the Mets’ biggest rival. “It’s nice to get some results during spring training,” said Matz. […]

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Mets Opening Day Roster Projection: Count Plawecki and Campbell In

An article by posted on March 28, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Opening Day Roster Projection: Count Plawecki and Campbell In

With only six days remaining until the new 2016 season begins next Sunday night in Kansas City, we are beginning to get some clarity as to what our Opening Day roster will look like. Here’s how it breaks down: Starting Lineup Curtis Granderson, RF David Wright, 3B Yoenis Cespedes, CF Lucas Duda, 1B Neil Walker, […]

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DeGrom Eased Any Concerns About His Velocity

An article by posted on March 28, 2016 0 Comments
DeGrom Eased Any Concerns About His Velocity

Last Monday sparked concern over the decreased velocity on Jacob deGrom‘s fastball. A pitch that deGrom normally has hovering between 95 and 97 was only hitting 91 to 93 on the radar gun when he pitched against the Miami Marlins on March 21st. DeGrom put to rest any issues with his velocity on Saturday with […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 4, Nationals 4

An article by posted on March 27, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 4, Nationals 4

  The Mets played to a draw for the third straight game, tying with the Nationals, 4-4, on Sunday afternoon at Tradition Field. The Mets started strong against Yusmeiro Petit. David Wright homered in the bottom of the first to put the Mets up 1-0, and, after a Neil Walker triple, Michael Conforto went deep […]

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Wilmer Flores Makes First Base Debut

An article by posted on March 27, 2016 0 Comments
Wilmer Flores Makes First Base Debut

During Friday’s 5-5 tie against the St. Louis Cardinals, Wilmer Flores made his spring debut at first base. Before the game, Mets legend Keith Hernandez sat with Flores to give him some last minute tips before he took the field for the first time at a position he is not too familiar with. The two […]

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