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Steven Matz Has Win Streak Snapped In No-Decision

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Steven Matz Has Win Streak Snapped In No-Decision

New York Mets pitcher, Steven Matz had his streak of seven consecutive wins broken in last night’s 6-4 loss to the Chicago White Sox. Matz took a no-decision after the bullpen was unable to hold a 4-3 lead. Matz cruised through the first five innings of the game, not allowing a run. He set a […]

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Mets Watch Lead Evaporate As White Sox Rally, Win 6-4

An article by posted on May 31, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Watch Lead Evaporate As White Sox Rally, Win 6-4

The New York Mets (29-22) were defeated by the Chicago White Sox (28-25) by a score of 6-4 tonight at Citi Field. Pitching: Steven Matz toed the rubber for the Amazin’s tonight, and pitched very well before hitting a wall in the sixth inning, which I’m sure the young lefty wishes he had a mulligan […]

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MMO Game Thread: White Sox vs Mets, 7:10 PM

An article by posted on May 31, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: White Sox vs Mets, 7:10 PM

Tuesday, May 31, 2016 • 7:10 p.m. Citi Field • Flushing, N.Y. RHP Mat Latos (6-1, 4.06) vs. LHP Steven Matz (7-1, 2.36) SNY • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM Is that you, 2015? Are you back? Yesterday the Mets beat the White Sox 1-0 thanks to the first strong Matt Harvey start of […]

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Mets Activate James Loney, Demote Eric Campbell To Triple-A

An article by posted on May 31, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Activate James Loney, Demote Eric Campbell To Triple-A

Eric Campbell has been demoted to Triple-A Las Vegas so that the Mets could open up a roster spot for newly acquired James Loney. To make room on the 40 man roster, the Mets designated RHP Jeff Walters for assignment. Loney, 32, was batting .342 with a .373 OBP and .424 slugging in 43 games with the […]

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With D’Arnaud Nearing Return, Rivera Should Get Nod Over Plawecki As Backup

An article by posted on May 31, 2016 0 Comments
With D’Arnaud Nearing Return, Rivera Should Get Nod Over Plawecki As Backup

Adam Rubin of ESPN reports that Mets catcher Travis d’Arnaud is nearing his first game action since April 25.  He has been on the disabled list with a right rotator cuff strain, and could finally begin a rehab assignment this weekend, putting him in line for a return next week. Yesterday, Matt Harvey may have turned his whole […]

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Neil Walker Continues To Mash Left-Handed Pitching

An article by posted on May 31, 2016 0 Comments
Neil Walker Continues To Mash Left-Handed Pitching

Prior to this year, one of the biggest knocks on Neil Walker was that even though he was a switch hitter, he oftentimes struggled from the right side of the plate. However, he’s put those criticisms to rest and is thriving as a right-handed hitter. Albeit in a smaller sample size, Walker, is batting to […]

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Matt Harvey Takes “First Step” In The Right Direction

An article by posted on May 31, 2016 0 Comments
Matt Harvey Takes “First Step” In The Right Direction

At a time when he is being judged on each and every start for what his immediate future may bring, Matt Harvey took the biggest step thus far in righting his season. The Harvey we had all come to love, showed signs of returning in Monday’s 1-0 win over the Chicago White Sox. He pitched […]

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Harvey and Familia Carry Mets To 1-0 Win By Still Being Really Good At Baseball

An article by posted on May 30, 2016 0 Comments
Harvey and Familia Carry Mets To 1-0 Win By Still Being Really Good At Baseball

He’s Back! The Mets (29-21) beat the White Sox (27-25) by a score of 1-0 on Monday afternoon at Citi Field. Matt Harvey tossed a gem for the Mets, allowing 2 hits and a walk in 7 shutout innings, striking out 6 on 87 efficient pitches. Harvey went up against Chicago stud Jose Quintana (who […]

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MMO Game Thread: White Sox vs Mets, 1:10 PM

An article by posted on May 30, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: White Sox vs Mets, 1:10 PM

Monday, May 30, 2016 • 1:10 p.m. Citi Field • Flushing, N.Y. LHP Jose Quintana (5-4, 2.22) vs. RHP Matt Harvey (3-7, 6.08) SNY • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The Mets try to get back on track as the White Sox come to town for a Memorial Day matinee. Yesterday the Mets […]

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A Hometown Hero: Honor, Duty, And Being A Lifelong Mets Fan

An article by posted on May 30, 2016 0 Comments
A Hometown Hero: Honor, Duty, And Being A Lifelong Mets Fan

Webster Dictionary defines a hero as a person who is admired for great, brave acts and/or fine qualities. Synonyms include idol, luminary, demigod, and paragon.  For me, I have a different set of synonyms to assign to my hero, Captain Jophiel Philips.  They include friend, teammate, and brother. After transferring from Hofstra University following his […]

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