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Matz The Magnificent Flirts With No-Hitter

An article by posted on August 15, 2016 0 Comments
Matz The Magnificent Flirts With No-Hitter

The Long Island Lefty, Steven Matz put forth a terrific performance in Sunday’s 5-1 victory over the San Diego Padres. Matz flirted with a no-hitter in an exhilarating performance. He took the no-hit bid into the eighth inning and was just five out away from completing the feat before allowing a hit. In what was […]

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Matz Takes No-Hit Bid Into Eighth As Mets Defeat Padres 5-1

An article by posted on August 14, 2016 0 Comments
Matz Takes No-Hit Bid Into Eighth As Mets Defeat Padres 5-1

The New York Mets (59-58) defeated the San Diego Padres (50-67) by a score of 5-1 at Citi Field Sunday afternoon. That’s two in a row for those of who are not paying attention! Pitching: Steven Matz was on the hill for the Mets today and he was absolutely fantastic!   Matz took a no-hitter into […]

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Flores Ends It!!! Mets Win 3-2 In Extras!!!

An article by posted on August 13, 2016 0 Comments
Flores Ends It!!! Mets Win 3-2 In Extras!!!

The New York Mets (58-58) defeated the San Diego Padres (50-66) by a score of 3-2 in extra-innings tonight at Citi Field. Pitching:  Jacob deGrom toed the rubber for the Mets this evening, and demonstrated that he is truly the ace of the Mets staff, firing seven dominant innings, allowing just one run on three […]

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Are You Counting On Wright Returning In 2017?

An article by posted on August 13, 2016 0 Comments
Are You Counting On Wright Returning In 2017?

With the 2016 season entering the home stretch, the New York Mets are still in contention for a playoff spot. Not because of anything the offense is doing, but as Ken Davidoff of the New York Post put it, the rest of the NL is playing down to their level. Much has been made about […]

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What if Alex Rodriguez Played for the 2001 Mets?

An article by posted on August 13, 2016 0 Comments
What if Alex Rodriguez Played for the 2001 Mets?

Alex Rodriguez played his final big-league game last night for the New York Yankees. His legacy will always be marred with what-ifs… What if he never took PEDs? What if he stayed away from off the field scandals? What if Cameron Diaz never fed him popcorn at the Super Bowl? But one of these lesser talked […]

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The Mets Fall Below .500… But There Were Some Positives

An article by posted on August 13, 2016 0 Comments
The Mets Fall Below .500… But There Were Some Positives

A day after a tirade by Terry Collins going off on his players, the Mets showed some fight the following night even if it was in a losing cause. However, maybe it wasn’t the best idea to blast his team with fifth starter Logan Verrett on the mound the next day. The Mets found themselves down 5-0 […]

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Michael Conforto Demoted To Triple-A Again

An article by posted on August 12, 2016 0 Comments
Michael Conforto Demoted To Triple-A Again

The New York Mets announced that they have optioned outfielder Michael Conforto to Triple-A Las Vegas and recalled right-handed reliever Seth Lugo. According to manager Terry Collins, Conforto was continuing to struggle at the major league level and said that he would be better served playing everyday in Las Vegas. “It’s very discouraging because he […]

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

An article by posted on August 12, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Padres vs Mets, 7:10 PM

Friday, August 12, 2016 • 7:10 p.m. Citi Field • Flushing, N.Y. RHP Paul Clemens (1-2, 4.61) vs. RHP Logan Verrett (3-7, 4.66) SNY • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The Mets are coming off a tough series with the Diamondbacks where they fell apart pretty much on all cylinders as they welcome […]

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Mets, Cardinals Looking To Trade For Gomez

An article by posted on August 12, 2016 0 Comments
Mets, Cardinals Looking To Trade For Gomez

Update, August 12 According to Mark Saxon of ESPN, Carlos Gomez is expected to be traded before he becomes a free agent next Thursday. The Cardinals are looking into a possible deal with the Astros, but Saxon says they may actually be outbid by the Mets. Original Post, August 10 The once-coveted Carlos Gomez was […]

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Does This Team Have Any Fight Left?

An article by posted on August 12, 2016 0 Comments
Does This Team Have Any Fight Left?

Defeated. Emotionless. Beaten. These are all words you can use to describe the current state of the New York Mets ballclub. As the season starts to dwindle out of their grasps, is there any fight left in what looks like a lifeless team. After Thursday’s completion of a three-game sweep at the hands of the […]

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Syndergaard’s Struggles Continue As Sky Begins To Fall

An article by posted on August 12, 2016 0 Comments
Syndergaard’s Struggles Continue As Sky Begins To Fall

Noah Syndergaard (9-7, 2.85 ERA) and his struggles continued during Thursday’s 9-0 embarrassment of a loss to the Arizona Diamondbacks. The loss helped clinch a three-game sweep of the Mets for Arizona. Syndergaard pitched just five innings while taking the loss Thursday. He allowed three runs on eight hits while walking one and striking out […]

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