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Morning Grind: Cuddyer Retirement Details, State of the Mets

An article by posted on March 2, 2016 0 Comments
Morning Grind: Cuddyer Retirement Details, State of the Mets

An industry source tells Mike Puma of the NY Post that Michael Cuddyer received a buyout valued in the $2 million to $3 million range to terminate his contract with the New York Mets in December when the veteran outfielder announced his retirement. Cuddyer, 36, was due to earn $12.5 million dollars in the final season […]

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Collins: Fun Time Is Over, Time To Get Ready For Baseball

An article by posted on March 1, 2016 0 Comments
Collins: Fun Time Is Over, Time To Get Ready For Baseball

This might be one of the best and most interesting spring training camps I can ever remember. Everyone is so happy to be here. There are no real spring training battles to speak of. There are no underlying issues that are lurking about. There are no ominous storylines waiting in the shadows. Far from it, […]

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Ruben Tejada Could Be Traded Or Released Before Opening Day (Updated)

An article by posted on March 1, 2016 0 Comments
Ruben Tejada Could Be Traded Or Released Before Opening Day (Updated)

According to what a team official told Adam Rubin of ESPN New York, there is a possibility Ruben Tejada could be traded or released before Opening Day. The team official indicated that Matt Reynolds or Dilson Herrera would “really have to distinguish themselves during spring training and force their way onto the roster before the […]

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Neil Walker Looks To Improve Against LHP

An article by posted on March 1, 2016 0 Comments
Neil Walker Looks To Improve Against LHP

Things are going to be a little different at second base this season, as Daniel Murphy moves onto the rival Washington Nationals after a seven year career with the Mets. Now manning second base for the Amazins is Neil Walker, who spoke with Tyler Kepner of the New York Times about some of the challenges […]

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Cespedes and Syndergaard Caught Horsing Around At Mets Camp

An article by posted on March 1, 2016 0 Comments
Cespedes and Syndergaard Caught Horsing Around At Mets Camp

If you thought you saw everything last week, when Yoenis Cespedes showed up to camp driving six different custom, souped-up vehicles including two Polaris Slingshots, a sleek black Lamborghini Aventador and a stunning red Alfa Romeo Competizione, you ain’t seen nothing yet. This morning, Cespedes showed to camp with one of his teammates in his […]

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Mets Minors: Prospects 30-26 Led By Jeff McNeil

An article by posted on February 29, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Minors: Prospects 30-26 Led By Jeff McNeil

Over at MetsMinors.net we chose who we thought were the Top 80 Prospects in the Mets farm system, we will bring the Top 30 to MMO for your viewing pleasure. A few notable names in the 80-31 group are Mickey Jannis (#75), Merandy Gonzalez (#67), Champ Stuart (#60), Kevin Kaczmarski (#49), T.J. Rivera (#37), and […]

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Additional Mets Spring Training Broadcast Dates Not On SNY or WPIX

An article by posted on February 29, 2016 0 Comments
Additional Mets Spring Training Broadcast Dates Not On SNY or WPIX

In addition to the Mets Spring Training Games that are being broadcast on SNY and WPIX, die-hard fans will also have access to Mets spring training games with no blackouts on MLB.tv which aren’t being broadcast in the Mets home market. Eight additional available Mets broadcasts not being televised on SNY or WPIX can be […]

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Mets vs. Nationals Positional Breakdown: Outfielders

An article by posted on February 29, 2016 0 Comments
Mets vs. Nationals Positional Breakdown: Outfielders

LF: Michael Conforto vs. Jayson Werth After he was promoted from Double-A Binghamton, Michael Conforto not only impressed the Mets but also the entire league by hitting nine home runs in 56 games. The 22 year old went on to hit a very respectable .270 while also driving in 26 runs. He also proved many […]

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Piazza Offers Cespedes Advice On Handling Pressure and Expectations

An article by posted on February 29, 2016 0 Comments
Piazza Offers Cespedes Advice On Handling Pressure and Expectations

After carrying the Mets to the World Series, Yoenis Cespedes was rewarded with a $75-million contract, and with it, likely 75 million tons of pressure. Expectations are high for the Mets, but there’s no better person to help Cespedes deal with them than Mike Piazza, who’ll be inducted into the Hall of Fame this summer. Unquestionably, the Mets […]

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Best Tools In Mets System: Position Players

An article by posted on February 27, 2016 0 Comments
Best Tools In Mets System: Position Players

(Robert Emrich / MiLB.com) We have decided as a team here at MMO/MMN to take a look at the best individual tools among Mets prospects. We’ll look at the talents of the position players first. They are going to be in a group of three that is in no particular order. To come up with […]

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Book Review: “The Closer” by Mariano Rivera

An article by posted on February 26, 2016 0 Comments
Book Review: “The Closer” by Mariano Rivera

I’m not sure if it occurs in the first, second or third trimester. But some time while we’re in the womb, all Mets fans—actually all New Yorkers who are fans of NL Baseball—receive the gene that makes us hate the Yankees. However, maybe once every generation, a player dons the pinstripes who we hate…but who […]

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