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Terry Collins and the Road Less Traveled

An article by posted on September 29, 2015 0 Comments
Terry Collins and the Road Less Traveled

With the Mets just one out away from clinching their first division title in nine years, manager Terry Collins couldn’t help but shed some tears in the dugout as he looked on. These tears, unlike Wilmer Flores’ back in late July, were tears of joy. Sure, it’s been a long wait for the Mets and […]

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The Mets’ Playoff Starting Rotation Is Terrifyingly Good

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The Mets’ Playoff Starting Rotation Is Terrifyingly Good

The more you look at the Mets’ probable playoff rotation, the more likely it seems that they will be able to make a deep run in October. Dave Cameron of FanGraphs recently wrote a piece talking about how dangerous the Mets are looking right now, pointing out the incredible rotation, above-average offense, and bullpen that […]

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Michael Cuddyer Glad He Chose Mets Over Rockies

An article by posted on September 29, 2015 0 Comments
Michael Cuddyer Glad He Chose Mets Over Rockies

When Michael Cuddyer signed with the New York Mets last November, he turned down a substantial qualifying offer from the Colorado Rockies to do so. He later admitted that had the Mets not given him a deal, he would’ve re-signed with the Rockies. Cuddyer received a two year deal worth $21 million from the Mets, […]

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Mets Postseason Roster Projection 2.0

An article by posted on September 28, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Postseason Roster Projection 2.0

So with the news that Juan Uribe could miss the National League Divisional Series with his chest injury, and reading the tea leaves on comments made by Terry Collins regarding Noah Syndergaard, Steven Matz and Bartolo Colon, I wanted to post an updated version of my projected postseason roster. Catchers (2) Travis d’Arnaud Kevin Plawecki […]

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Todd Frazier Says Mets Are The Team To Beat

An article by posted on September 28, 2015 0 Comments
Todd Frazier Says Mets Are The Team To Beat

After getting swept by the Mets over the weekend, Todd Frazier of the Cincinnati Reds says that they should be favorites in the postseason. Frazier says New York’s rotation is the best he’s ever played against, and he compared them to the Braves’ dominating staff during the 1990′s. “I remember watching the Braves back in […]

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The Dark Knight Rises To The Occasion

An article by posted on September 28, 2015 0 Comments
The Dark Knight Rises To The Occasion

The Dark Knight rises. Mets pitcher Matt Harvey may have won some of his teammates back after his performance in yesterdays’s clincher against the Cincinnati Reds. The plan all along was to have Harvey pitch just five innings, and then be done, perhaps being shut down for the remainder of the season. Instead, it was […]

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Niese Heading To Bullpen As Mets Look To Finalize Postseason Rotation

An article by posted on September 28, 2015 0 Comments
Niese Heading To Bullpen As Mets Look To Finalize Postseason Rotation

As the New York Mets contemplate their pitching staff for the NLDS, it looks like lefty starter Jon Niese will be headed to the bullpen for the final week of the regular season as he showcases his ability for a spot on that postseason roster. Manager Terry Collins told reporters on Sunday, that Niese approached […]

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Jacob deGrom Dominates As Mets Sweep Reds 8-1

An article by posted on September 27, 2015 0 Comments
Jacob deGrom Dominates As Mets Sweep Reds 8-1

The Mets (89-67) completed the sweep of the Cincinnati Reds (63-92) today at Great American Ballpark by a score of 8-1. Pitching: Jacob deGrom dominated the Reds this afternoon, as he allowed just one run on five hits, while striking out nine, and didn’t walk a batter. With the win, deGrom improves to 14-8 on […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Reds, 1:10 PM (Champagne Dreams!)

An article by posted on September 27, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Reds, 1:10 PM (Champagne Dreams!)

The 2015 NL East Champion New York Mets are back on the grind this afternoon as they look to complete the four game sweep of the Cincinnati Reds at Great American Ball Park. Jacob deGrom (13-8, 2.64) opposes right-hander Keyvius Sampson (2-5, 6.45) in the 1:10 PM series finale. New York has won a franchise […]

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An Emotional Wright Realizes His Dream To Return To Post Season

An article by posted on September 27, 2015 0 Comments
An Emotional Wright Realizes His Dream To Return To Post Season

It was a long road back to the playoffs for Mets captain David Wright. Since 2006, Wright has gone through two heartbreaking collapses in 2007 and 2008, years of watching the team struggle through financial constraints, and suffering through numerous injuries including a most daunting diagnosis of spinal stenosis. All the while, Wright maintained his […]

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