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Morning Grind: Trade Winds Blowing?

An article by posted on June 4, 2015 0 Comments
Morning Grind: Trade Winds Blowing?

The MLB Draft is just a few days away, so one might expect front office executives to currently be focusing their attention on the top college and high school players in the nation. But yesterday, the first real trade of the 2015 season went down out West, where Seattle acquired slugger Mark Trumbo from Arizona […]

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MMO Game Recap: Padres 7, Mets 3

An article by posted on June 4, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Padres 7, Mets 3

The Mets (29-25) fell 7-3 to the Padres (27-28) on Wednesday night in San Diego. Dillon Gee fired blanks in his return from the Disabled List, allowing seven runs (four earned) on eight hits and a walk in four innings, striking out one. The Mets had their chances against James Shields, but didn’t take advantage. […]

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Morning Grind: ASG Voting Shows Mets’ Lack of Star Power

An article by posted on June 3, 2015 0 Comments
Morning Grind: ASG Voting Shows Mets’ Lack of Star Power

The Mets are hanging tough with the Nationals at the top of the division after two months of play. But unlike the last Mets team to win the NL East (2006), this year’s team doesn’t feature elite position players anywhere on the diamond. It’s not a coincidence that, while the ’06 Mets accounted for half […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 7, Padres 0

An article by posted on June 2, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 7, Padres 0

  The Mets (29-23) beat the Padres (25-28) 7-0 on Monday night in San Diego, moving back into a tie for first place. The Mets’ bats weren’t scared off by the 10 PM start time, getting off to a fast start in the opener of their West Coast swing. New York plated two in the […]

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Morning Grind: Mayberry Has Been A Disaster

An article by posted on June 1, 2015 0 Comments
Morning Grind: Mayberry Has Been A Disaster

On the bright side, John Mayberry only struck out once yesterday. After Mayberry went 0-for-4 to drop his average to .140 in Sunday’s series finale against the Marlins, Joe D asked me to dig up Mayberry’s splits. I did, but quickly found that there’s no way to spin it. Mayberry has been BAD. Mayberry has […]

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MMO Game Recap: Marlins 9, Mets 5

An article by posted on May 30, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Marlins 9, Mets 5

The Mets (27-23) fell 9-5 to the Marlins (20-30) on Saturday evening at Citi Field. Jon Niese pitched for the Mets and continued his string of rough outings. The lefty allowed five runs (four earned) on seven hits in four innings, striking out three and walking none. The Mets grabbed an early lead against Tom […]

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Three Takeaways From Tuesday’s Walk-off Victory

An article by posted on May 27, 2015 0 Comments
Three Takeaways From Tuesday’s Walk-off Victory

In case you missed it, the Mets beat the Phillies 5-4 in walkoff fashion on Tuesday night. So, what to make of it? 1. Hindsight is 20/20 Terry Collins caught his fair share of flak in this game after the Mets turned a 3-0 lead into a 4-3 deficit in the top of the eighth. […]

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Morning Grind: “Thorsday” Takeaways

An article by posted on May 13, 2015 0 Comments
Morning Grind: “Thorsday” Takeaways

In case you missed it (you didn’t), Noah Syndergaard made his MLB debut last night in Chicago, in a game the Mets lost 6-1. Noah allowed three runs on six hits and four walks (one intentional) in 5.1 innings, striking out six. So, what to make of it? Not Bad: Not exactly the loftiest of standards […]

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MMO Game Recap: Cubs 4, Mets 3

An article by posted on May 11, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Cubs 4, Mets 3

The Mets (20-12) lost to the Cubs (16-15) by a score of 4-3 on Monday night at Wrigley Field. Jacob deGrom pitched for the Mets and struggled. The sophomore allowed four runs in five innings, surrendering five hits and four walks, striking out five. The Mets got off to a rough start in this one. […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 3, Phillies 2

An article by posted on May 9, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 3, Phillies 2

The Mets (19-11) beat the Phillies (11-20) by a score of 3-2 on Saturday night at Citizens Bark Park. Jon Niese pitched for the Mets and was great, pitching seven innings of five-hit ball, allowing just two runs (both of which were unearned), walking one and striking out six while lowering his ERA to 1.95. […]

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