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DeGrom Excited To Pitch In Mets’ Home Opener

An article by posted on April 13, 2015 0 Comments
DeGrom Excited To Pitch In Mets’ Home Opener

After a 3-3 road trip to begin the season, the Mets are gearing up for their home opener today against the Phillies. Mets rookie sensation, Jacob deGrom, will get the start, and he is looking to build off of last year’s extraordinary success. “I think it should be something he should remember for a long […]

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Familia Converts His First Save of the Season

An article by posted on April 13, 2015 0 Comments
Familia Converts His First Save of the Season

On Sunday, after Terry Collins relied on left-hander Jerry Blevins to get A.J. Pierzynski to ground out for the first out in the ninth against the Braves, he motioned to the bullpen for the right-hander and in came Jeurys Familia for his first save opportunity of the season. Familia passed his first test by striking […]

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Mets Notes: Murphy Fatigued, Syndergaard Dealt With Forearm Stiffness

An article by posted on April 12, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Notes: Murphy Fatigued, Syndergaard Dealt With Forearm Stiffness

A collection of some minor news, notes and updates from the Mets beat. Syndergaard Dealt With Forearm Stiffness The reason why top prospect Noah Syndergaard was slotted into the fifth game of the season for Triple-A Las Vegas was that  the team was being cautious with their prized young arm. Apparently, Syndergaard had dealt with […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Braves, 1:05 PM

An article by posted on April 12, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Braves, 1:05 PM

The New York Mets (2-3) now need a win Sunday at Turner Field to avoid a sweep at the hands of the Atlanta Braves who remain undefeated. Opening Day winner Bartolo Colon (1-0, 1.50 ERA) goes up against Braves left-hander Alex Wood (1-0, 3.60) in a 1:35 PM matchup. Terry Collins says Bobby Parnell and […]

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Wright Says Mejia Messed Up And Deserves To Be Punished

An article by posted on April 12, 2015 0 Comments
Wright Says Mejia Messed Up And Deserves To Be Punished

Mets third baseman  David Wright blasted teammate Jenrry Mejia, who was suspended 80 games by Major League Baseball Saturday for testing positive for steroids. “It’s obviously disappointing. Not only do you cost yourself 80 games and don’t get paid, but you’re hurting everybody in here. You’re letting down your teammates and I think that probably […]

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Where’s The Mets’ Offense?

An article by posted on April 12, 2015 0 Comments
Where’s The Mets’ Offense?

What happened to the team that led the Grapefruit League in batting, on-base, slugging and OPS? What happened to the team with the rock star hitting coach? What happened to that offensive juggernaut that struck fear up and down the Florida coastline? “We knew we were swinging good in spring training,” manager Terry Collins said […]

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MMO Game Recap: Braves 5, Mets 3

An article by posted on April 11, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Braves 5, Mets 3

The Mets (2-3) were unable to stop the  Braves (5-0) on Saturday night, losing 5-3 in the house of horrors that is Turner Field. Dillon Gee got his first start of the year and was ineffective, allowing five runs on eight hits, striking out two while walking none. Gee got off to a good start, […]

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MLB Slaps Mejia With 80 Game Suspension After Testing Positive For Steroids (Updated)

An article by posted on April 11, 2015 0 Comments
MLB Slaps Mejia With 80 Game Suspension After Testing Positive For Steroids (Updated)

MLB announced that Mets closer Jenrry Mejia has been suspended 80 games without pay for testing positive for Stanozolol – an anabolic steroid. Mejia, 25, says he has no idea how the substance ended up in his body. “I know the rules and I will accept my punishment, but I honestly have no idea how […]

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

An article by posted on April 11, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Braves, 7:10 PM

The New York Mets (2-2) will try to even up the series with the Atlanta Braves (4-0) on Saturday at 7:10 PM at Turner Field. RHP Dillon Gee makes his first start of the season for the Mets and will oppose RHP Julio Teheran for the Braves. New York Mets RF Curtis Granderson (L) 3B David […]

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Flores Makes No Excuses After Rough Night Defensively At SS

An article by posted on April 11, 2015 0 Comments
Flores Makes No Excuses After Rough Night Defensively At SS

Shortstop Wilmer Flores made no excuses for the pair of errors that each led to an unearned run in the Mets 5-3 loss to the Braves on Friday night. “It’s not a good feeling when your pitcher is making the right pitches and getting the ground balls and you’re not making the plays,” Flores said. […]

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