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Jacob deGrom Tosses His First Career Complete Game

An article by posted on July 18, 2016 0 Comments
Jacob deGrom Tosses His First Career Complete Game

The deGrominator is back. Jacob deGrom tossed a one-hit, complete game shutout of the Phillies as the Mets took the series from Philadelphia with a 5-0 victory Sunday. “One hundred and sixty-two games is a lot, and we’re over halfway through,” deGrom said. “You start to feel things and get a little worn out. So […]

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Mets Recall Michael Conforto From Las Vegas, Option Brandon Nimmo

An article by posted on July 17, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Recall Michael Conforto From Las Vegas, Option Brandon Nimmo

The New York Mets announced that they have recalled Michael Conforto from Triple-A Las Vegas and have optioned outfielder Brandon Nimmo back to the minors. Conforto, 23, is due to rejoin the Mets for the series opener against the Cubs in Chicago on Monday. While getting plenty of playing time in right field, Conforto batted […]

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DeGrom Fires A One-Hit Shutout As Mets Defeat Phillies 5-0

An article by posted on July 17, 2016 0 Comments
DeGrom Fires A One-Hit Shutout As Mets Defeat Phillies 5-0

The New York Mets (49-42) defeated the Philadelphia Phillies (42-49) by a score of 5-0 at Citizens Bank Park on Sunday afternoon. As of this writing the Nationals just tied the score 1-1 in the bottom of the ninth, a pinch-hit home run by Daniel Murphy. The Mets are seven games back and are looking […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Phillies at 1:35 PM (Cespedes Back!)

An article by posted on July 17, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Phillies at 1:35 PM (Cespedes Back!)

Sunday, July 17, 2016 • 1:35 p.m. Citizens Bank Park • Philadelphia, PA RHP Jacob deGrom (5-4, 2.61) vs. RHP Zach Eflin (2-2, 4.08)  PIX11 • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM After Saturday night’s 4-2 loss to Philadelphia, the Mets slipped to 7 games behind the NL East leading Nationals. They will turn […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets Lose To Phils 4-2

An article by posted on July 16, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets Lose To Phils 4-2

The New York Mets (48-42) were defeated by the Philadelphia Phillies (43-49) by a score of 4-2 Saturday night in Philadelphia. At the time of this article, the Nationals are beating the Pirates 6-0 in the 7th, and if they win, the Mets will be 7 games out of first place. Offense: In the third […]

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Asdrubal Cabrera is Primed for a Big Second Half

An article by posted on July 16, 2016 0 Comments
Asdrubal Cabrera is Primed for a Big Second Half

Coming into the season, the Mets wanted to upgrade at shortstop. They wanted a player who had more range and power than what Ruben Tejada provided the Mets.  They wanted a player who was a steadier fielder who got on base more frequently than Wilmer Flores. With that in mind, as free agency opened, the […]

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Gavin Cecchini Makes Sense as a Trade Chip for Mets

An article by posted on July 16, 2016 0 Comments
Gavin Cecchini Makes Sense as a Trade Chip for Mets

In 2012, the Mets selected shortstop Gavin Cecchini with their first round pick in the MLB draft. The hope was that he would develop into exactly what he has — a solid middle infielder that hits for a high average and got on base. After hitting .317/.377/.442 in Double-A last season, he’s off to a […]

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Mets Not Ruling Out A Run At Jon Niese

An article by posted on July 16, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Not Ruling Out A Run At Jon Niese

Last year, the Mets had released Kirk Nieuwenhuis after he had hit .079/.125/.132 with no homers and two RBI in 27 games. Nieuwenhuis would go to the Angels where he would be similarly ineffective causing them to release him. The Mets then jumped on the chance to bring him back due to injuries and the […]

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Mets Bullpen Shines Again In Win Over Philadelphia

An article by posted on July 16, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Bullpen Shines Again In Win Over Philadelphia

Bartolo Colon sailed through the first four innings of the Mets’ 5-3 win over the Philadelphia Phillies to kick off the second half of the season before running into trouble. Big Sexy gave way to the bullpen with two outs in the sixth, who as they have done many times this year, dominated the rest […]

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Juan Lagares Starts Off Second-Half In A Big Way

An article by posted on July 16, 2016 0 Comments
Juan Lagares Starts Off Second-Half In A Big Way

With Yoenis Cespedes still nursing a sore right quad, Juan Lagares stepped in for the team’s slugger. For a night, he let the Mets forget about Cespedes’ presence in the lineup. Lagares was 1-or-2 at the plate last night with a solo shot that put the Mets up by a score 1-0 in the third […]

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