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Budweiser Releases Specially Designed Amazin’ Mets Cans

An article by posted on 23/03/2017 0 Comments
Budweiser Releases Specially Designed Amazin’ Mets Cans

Budweiser’s long standing tradition of creating team cans for Major League Baseball is taking on a whole new personality – one that embodies the fandom of the hometown supporter. Each design pulls from the archives of team moments, city icons and fan appreciated memories as local artists, in partnership with Budweiser, commissioned one-of-a-kind works for […]

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Report: Mets Not Happy With Familia’s Usage In World Baseball Classic

An article by posted on 14/03/2017 0 Comments
Report: Mets Not Happy With Familia’s Usage In World Baseball Classic

Although they are not saying anything publicly about it, the New York Mets are reportedly upset with how the Dominican Republic team is using right-handed reliever Jeurys Familia in the World Baseball Classic, according to Kristie Ackert of the New York Daily News. Two team sources told Ackert the the team was upset at seeing Familia pitching […]

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Sandy Alderson Delves Into His Baseball Origins

An article by posted on 10/03/2017 0 Comments
Sandy Alderson Delves Into His Baseball Origins

Sandy Alderson was interviewed by Mark Feinsand of MLB.com in a two-part interview. In the first part of the interview, he discussed the 2017 Mets among other things. In the second part of the interview, he talked in-depth about his beginnings in baseball. Alderson’s first baseball job was as a general counsel for the Oakland Athletics in 1981. He […]

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Sandy Alderson Discusses the 2017 Mets and More

An article by posted on 09/03/2017 0 Comments
Sandy Alderson Discusses the 2017 Mets and More

New York Mets general manager Sandy Alderson recently sat down for a Q&A with Mark Feinsand from MLB.com. He discussed the 2017 Mets and how they got to this point from way back in 2011. When Sandy Alderson was brought in as the Mets General Manager in 2011, the team was on a stretch of missing […]

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MMO Exclusive Interview: MLB Network Broadcaster & Author, Brian Kenny

An article by posted on 07/03/2017 0 Comments
MMO Exclusive Interview: MLB Network Broadcaster & Author, Brian Kenny

If you’ve ever turned on MLB Network, there’s a very good chance you would’ve seen a familiar face hosting one of the many extraordinary programs on the 24/7 baseball network. Watching Clubhouse Confidential, MLB Now, Top 10 Right Now, and MLB Tonight, viewers come across our generational sabermetric guru in Brian Kenny. Mr. Kenny joined […]

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Morning Briefing: Trading Nimmo, Ricco On Evaluating Prospects, Reyes Embracing 3B

An article by posted on 02/03/2017 0 Comments
Morning Briefing: Trading Nimmo, Ricco On Evaluating Prospects, Reyes Embracing 3B

Good Morning Mets Fans. Funny thing, yesterday I left a comment to explain why the Mets are choosing to play Amed Rosario, Gavin Cecchini, Dominic Smith and T.J. Rivera as often as they have. “A lot of people – including beat writers – completely ignore the fact that the Mets (like any other organization) will […]

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MLB’s Pending Ban on Jeurys Familia Puts Mets in a Tough Place

An article by posted on 23/02/2017 0 Comments
MLB’s Pending Ban on Jeurys Familia Puts Mets in a Tough Place

The New York Mets have been waiting a long time to hear from Major League Baseball about Jeurys Familia‘s expected suspension. Familia was charged with domestic abuse on October 31, 2016. A complaint filed in court revealed that Familia caused bodily injury to another resulting in a bruised right cheek and scratched chest of the victim. The […]

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Mets PSL Notes: Rowen Unhittable, Familia Back In Camp, Salas Dealing

An article by posted on 20/02/2017 0 Comments
Mets PSL Notes: Rowen Unhittable, Familia Back In Camp, Salas Dealing

1. Mets reliever Ben Rowen was “basically unhittable” off the mound today in Port St. Lucie, according to Abbey Mastracco of NJ.com. Though he has tallied only 11.2 Major League innings, the submariner has gone 25-10 with a 1.85 ERA and 1.022 WHIP in the Minor Leagues since 2010. This could end up being another low-risk […]

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Familia’s Absence Due To Domestic Violence Case, Will Not Return Until Monday

An article by posted on 19/02/2017 0 Comments
Familia’s Absence Due To Domestic Violence Case, Will Not Return Until Monday

For a second straight day, Mets closer Jeurys Familia was excused from the team’s morning workouts at Tradition Field and left camp early on Saturday due to a personal matter and he is not expected to return until Monday. A report by Mike Puma of the New York Post says that the absence is related to his […]

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Statcast: Mets Pitching Staff Projected To Throw Hardest In MLB

An article by posted on 18/02/2017 0 Comments
Statcast: Mets Pitching Staff Projected To Throw Hardest In MLB

It doesn’t come as a surprise when you have guys like Noah Syndergaard throwing 100 MPH gas with regularity, but the Mets as a whole possess the hardest fastballs in the MLB, according to Statcast. Last season, the Mets averaged 93.6 MPH on their fastballs which ranked third in the MLB. They go into this […]

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