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Yulieski Gourriel Holds Private Workout For Mets

An article by posted on June 27, 2016 0 Comments
Yulieski Gourriel Holds Private Workout For Mets

Cuban free agent Yulieski Gourriel held a private workout with the Mets on Monday at the team’s complex in Port St. Lucie, after which he posted photos of himself in Mets attire via Instagram. Last week, Mets general manager Sandy Alderson said that the team would hold a private workout for Gourriel. “We’re going to […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Nationals, 7:05 PM

An article by posted on June 27, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Nationals, 7:05 PM

Monday, June 27, 2016 • 7:05 p.m. Nationals Park • Washington, D.C. RHP Noah Syndergaard (8-2, 2.08) vs. RHP Joe Ross (6-4, 3.11) SNY • MLBN • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The New York Mets play 14 games in 14 days before entering the All-Star break. That includes seven games against the […]

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Nimmo Says Nerves Weren’t A Factor In Debut

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Nimmo Says Nerves Weren’t A Factor In Debut

Despite going 0-for-4 in his major league debut, Brandon Nimmo says he got over his jitters quickly and enjoyed the experience. “Actually, after the first pitch in my first at-bat, it was OK,” said Nimmo. “It’s the same game. It’s a big game but same game in just a different environment.” (Fred Kerber, NY Post) […]

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Jose Reyes Meets The Media In New York Return

An article by posted on June 27, 2016 0 Comments
Jose Reyes Meets The Media In New York Return

Jose Reyes returned to New York baseball Sunday afternoon as he started his minor league tuneup with the Brooklyn Cyclones. Mets fans packed a sold-out MCU Park to get a glimpse of the player they once adored watching in a Mets uniform. Reyes went 0-for-3 on the day and started at third-base for the Cyclones. […]

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Talkin’ Mets: Jose Reyes Returns to New York

An article by posted on June 26, 2016 0 Comments
Talkin’ Mets: Jose Reyes Returns to New York

Tonight I am joined by Howard Megdal of Excelle Sports. Howard, as you probably know, did extensive coverage of the Mets financial situation in his book “Wilpon’s Folly” and just came out with a new book called “The Cardinals Way,” which goes behind the scenes into the St. Louis front office. Howard and I discuss […]

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Nationals Place Stephen Strasburg On 15-Day DL

An article by posted on June 26, 2016 0 Comments
Nationals Place Stephen Strasburg On 15-Day DL

The Washington Nationals placed star pitcher Stephen Strasburg on the 15-day DL, retroactive to June 16th, with an upper back strain on Sunday. Strasburg missed two consecutive starts with the back issue and also dislocated two ribs while lifting weights last week. The Mets won’t see Strasburg in their upcoming three-game series with Washington, but […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Braves, 1:35 PM

An article by posted on June 26, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Braves, 1:35 PM

Sunday, June 26, 2016 • 1:35 p.m. Turner Field • Atlanta, GA RHP Bartolo Colon (6-3, 3.00) vs. RHP Bud Norris (2-7, 4.69) PIX11 • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM Yesterday was a whirlwind day for the Mets. Early in the afternoon they announced they were demoting Conforto and promoting Nimmo to the […]

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Wilmer, Weaver and Waving Goodbye to De Aza

An article by posted on June 26, 2016 0 Comments
Wilmer, Weaver and Waving Goodbye to De Aza

From 2012 to 2014, Wilmer Flores hit over .300 in whichever level of the Mets minor league system he was in. In 2012 he hit .300 with 18 home runs and an .827 OPS at St. Lucie and Binghamton, two places notoriously known for being pitchers parks and leagues. He was a top 100 prospect […]

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I’ll Be Rooting Hard For Michael Conforto

An article by posted on June 26, 2016 0 Comments
I’ll Be Rooting Hard For Michael Conforto

As you know by now, the New York Mets demoted struggling outfielder Michael Conforto to Triple-A Las Vegas on Saturday, and promoted outfielder Brandon Nimmo to the big league team. After rocketing through the system last year and breaking out with 12 doubles, nine home runs and a 132 OPS+ in 56 games, things deteriorated […]

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Jacob deGrom Tosses Eight Scoreless In No-Decision

An article by posted on June 26, 2016 0 Comments
Jacob deGrom Tosses Eight Scoreless In No-Decision

New York Mets pitcher, Jacob deGrom pitched a great game Saturday night in the team’s 1-0 defeat of the Atlanta Braves in extra-innings. Jake was as deGrominant as he had ever been so far this season in his longest start of the 2016 campaign. He went eight innings while not allowing a run to Atlanta. […]

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