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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Nationals, 7:05 PM (D.C. Showdown!)

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Nationals, 7:05 PM (D.C. Showdown!)

After a huge comeback win on Monday, the New York Mets will try to keep the good times rolling in Washington D.C. as they take on the Nationals at 7:05 PM tonight. For the first time since the innings limit bombshell exploded on Thursday night, Matt Harvey (12-7, 2.60) returns to the mound for the […]

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The Seventh Inning Question

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The Seventh Inning Question

Following the return of Jenrry Mejia from a PED suspension that cost him 80 games , the Mets had every reason to expect that they had an important portion of their bullpen “bridge” available, at least for the balance of the regular season. With Jeurys Familia firmly entrenched as the team’s closer and a number […]

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What Constitutes “Being A Real Met”

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What Constitutes “Being A Real Met”

Get ready for this to stick, because this expression has until now only seemed only to apply to our hated crosstown rivals. A Real Met. For years, even Mets fans like me would engage ourselves in the debate of whether various performers for the evil empire possessed those intangible, mystical qualities that characterized them as […]

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Captain Clutch: Wright Determined To Lead Mets Into Postseason

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Captain Clutch: Wright Determined To Lead Mets Into Postseason

In yesterday’s thrilling 8-5 win over the Nationals, David Wright came through with a clutch RBI single in the 7th inning against Washington’s reliever Casey Janssen The hit broke the game’s 5-5 tie, and it provided the Mets a lead that they wouldn’t relinquish. He then scored on a close play at home later that […]

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Bryce Harper Strikes Out Three Times, Then Calls Out Nats Fans

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Bryce Harper Strikes Out Three Times, Then Calls Out Nats Fans

After the Nationals lost the first of three crucial games against the Mets on Monday, by a score of 8-5, MVP candidate Bryce Harper called out Nats fans for their lack of support. “I mean, they left in the seventh. That’s pretty brutal. I don’t know, whatever.” You know what else was brutal? Bryce Harper, […]

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Tonight, Will A Dark Knight Rise?

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Tonight, Will A Dark Knight Rise?

Tonight marks what very well could be the most interesting and certainly the most important start of Matt Harvey‘s career. Harvey is coming off a tumultuous five days of turmoil between his agent, his team, his fans and himself. The debates have been heated. The arguments have been vicious. The fans have been rabid. Everyone […]

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Herrera, Monell and Verrett Recalled From Las Vegas

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Herrera, Monell and Verrett Recalled From Las Vegas

The Mets announced they have recalled infielder Dilson Herrera, catcher Johnny Monell and RHP Logan Verrett from Triple-A Las Vegas following Monday’s game. The Las Vegas 51′s season came to a close after they were eliminated from postseason play, so the timing here made sense. Verrett appeared in 10 games for the Mets in 2015, […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Nationals, 1:05 PM (It’s War!)

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Nationals, 1:05 PM (It’s War!)

With their National League East lead now down to four games, the New York Mets open a three-game series against the second-place Washington Nationals on Monday at 1:05 PM. Left-handerJon Niese (8-10, 4.17) gets the all-important series opener and opposes right-hander Max Scherzer (11-11, 2.89) in a showdown at Nationals Park. The Mets are 5-5 […]

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Matz Solid In Return, Says Blister Isn’t Serious

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Matz Solid In Return, Says Blister Isn’t Serious

While he received a no decision in yesterday’s loss to the Marlins, Steven Matz made a successful return to the mound in his first start back from the disabled list. He pitched 5.1 solid innings while allowing only two runs and striking out six. “I felt good,” Matz said. “I was falling behind hitters a […]

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Murphy Could Return To Lineup Today, Cuddyer Still Uncertain

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Murphy Could Return To Lineup Today, Cuddyer Still Uncertain

Infielder Daniel Murphy could return to the starting lineup on Monday when the NL East leading Mets open up a crucial three game series against the second place Nationals in DC. As for outfielder Michael Cuddyer, the Mets are not sure yet as he continues to receive further treatment on his ailing right wrist. Murphy […]

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