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Lucas Duda Out For Third Straight Game With “Stiff Back”

An article by posted on August 13, 2015 0 Comments
Lucas Duda Out For Third Straight Game With “Stiff Back”

While it was expected that Lucas Duda would return to the lineup on Thursday, the Mets first baseman continues to remain out of action with a stiff back. “There’s a concern,” Terry Collins said about Duda after saying it was not a big deal on Tuesday. “He got some medicine last night. The trainers and […]

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All You Need To Know About The International Signing Period

An article by posted on July 2, 2015 0 Comments
All You Need To Know About The International Signing Period

Today marks another holiday in amateur player acquirement if you haven’t heard. On July 2nd of every year, a signing period exists where amateur baseball players outside of the United States, Puerto Rico, and Canada between the ages 16 and 23 are signed to professional contracts with teams in the MLB that range from 4 […]

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Mets Sign Their Top Two Draft Picks

An article by posted on June 18, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Sign Their Top Two Draft Picks

The New York Mets announced they have signed their top two selections in the 2015 MLB Draft; OF Desmond Lindsay and LHP Max Wotel. Lindsay, 18, was selected in the second round, No. 53 overall, and hails from the Out Of Door Academy in Bradenton, Florida. At 6’0 and 200 pounds, Lindsay is a right-handed […]

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Flores Is No Tulo, But Is Quietly A Top Offensive Shortstop

An article by posted on June 18, 2015 0 Comments
Flores Is No Tulo, But Is Quietly A Top Offensive Shortstop

Jon Morosi of FOX Sports posted an interesting stat today on Twitter about Mets shortstop Wilmer Flores: He is apparently one of only five players in the major leagues age 23 or younger with ten or more home runs this season. The others? Joc Pederson, Bryce Harper, Manny Machado, and Mike Trout. Clearly, that is […]

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Jacob deGrom and Wife Stacey Talk About Their Home In New York City

An article by posted on June 15, 2015 0 Comments
Jacob deGrom and Wife Stacey Talk About Their Home In New York City

Here’s a cool video from our friends at Coldwell Banker. It’s Jacob deGrom and his beautiful wife Stacey showing off their home away from home in New York City. DeGrom talks about the memories of playing catch with his dad growing up, something he still enjoys doing in the off season. The 2014 MLB Rookie of […]

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Strikeouts Are Both A Concern And An Asset For Mets

An article by posted on June 3, 2015 0 Comments
Strikeouts Are Both A Concern And An Asset For Mets

During the past 30 days, only four other teams have struck out at a higher rate than the Mets. Mets’ hitters struck out in 23.2 percent of their plate appearances in this span, which is the fifth highest mark in the league. This problem has been magnified during the last two games against San Diego. […]

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Kirk Nieuwenhuis Designated For Assignment, Darrell Ceciliani Promoted

An article by posted on May 19, 2015 0 Comments
Kirk Nieuwenhuis Designated For Assignment, Darrell Ceciliani Promoted

Update, 2:10 pm Adam Rubin of ESPN.com is now reporting that Kirk Nieuwenhuis will be the player designated for assignment. Nieuwenhuis, 27, was hitting .079/.125/.132 with two doubles and two stolen bases in 40 plate appearances. In parts of four seasons with the Mets, Nieuwenhuis has a .230/.302/.374 line with 13 homers, 31 doubles, three […]

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Free $300,000 One-Day Fantasy Baseball Contest

An article by posted on May 9, 2015 0 Comments
Free $300,000 One-Day Fantasy Baseball Contest

DraftKings is offering Mets Merized Online readers access to a free fantasy baseball contest with $300,000 in prizes! All you have to do is pick the 10 MLB players you think will score the most fantasy points during the MLB games on Wednesday, May 20th. All you have to do is select the 10 MLB […]

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Win a Mets VIP Experience Playing One Day Fantasy Baseball!

An article by posted on May 5, 2015 0 Comments
Win a Mets VIP Experience Playing One Day Fantasy Baseball!

DraftKings is offering Mets Merized Online readers access to a free fantasy baseball contest to win a Mets VIP experience! All you have to do is select the 10 MLB players you think will score the most fantasy points during the MLB games today. Draft one catcher, first baseman, second baseman, shortstop and third baseman, […]

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MMO Game Recap: Yankees 6, Mets 1 (Streak Ends At 11)

An article by posted on April 24, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Yankees 6, Mets 1 (Streak Ends At 11)

The Mets 11 game winning streak was snapped tonight with a 6-1 loss to the New York Yankees at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx. Offense: While the Mets lineup was hot coming into the game, they were stifled tonight by Michael Pineda. Pineda pitched 7.2 dominating innings. He allowed just one run while striking out […]

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MMO Exclusive: Interview with Matt Hall From Guerrero Academy

An article by posted on April 19, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Exclusive: Interview with Matt Hall From Guerrero Academy

The Guerrero Academy has been stealing all the international signing headlines mainly because of the uber-talented Vladimir Guerrero Jr. who has rumored to signed with the Blue Jays for $4.4MM. Kiley McDaniel reported two days ago that the Mets have a deal in place with SS Gregory Guerrero for $1.8MM, making all Mets fans wonder […]

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