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MMO Game Thread: Nationals vs Mets, 7:10 PM (Harvey Day & Cespedes Eve!)

An article by posted on 31/07/2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Nationals vs Mets, 7:10 PM (Harvey Day & Cespedes Eve!)

After a pair of losses to the San Diego Padres, the New York Mets will try to regroup as the host the Washington Nationals for a crucial three game series at Citi Field. Matt Harvey (9-7, 3.16 ) opposes left-hander Gio Gonzalez (8-4, 3.83) in Friday night’s 7:10 PM series opener. Washington is 33-9 at Citi […]

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Mets Can Play to Strength of Schedule in August and September

An article by posted on 28/07/2015 0 Comments
Mets Can Play to Strength of Schedule in August and September

Coming out of the All Star break the Mets played what was undoubtedly their most difficult stretch of the season. A 10-game slate which included series with each of the division leaders in the National League. The Mets barely made it out of St. Louis winning their only game of the series during a Sunday […]

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Time For Mets Leadership To Stop Talking And Start Doing

An article by posted on 23/07/2015 0 Comments
Time For Mets Leadership To Stop Talking And Start Doing

I applaud Buster Olney of ESPN for the thorough summation of the state of the Mets and his conclusion that the inaction by Mets leadership has been inexplicable and inexcusable. Olney implored the Mets front office to be creative and try something different. “Do something. Add something. Get some help.” He points to the Washington […]

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MMO Game Recap: Nationals 7, Mets 2

An article by posted on 20/07/2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Nationals 7, Mets 2

The Mets (48-45) were defeated by the Nationals (50-41) by a score of 7-2 at Nationals Park in Washington DC monday night. The Nationals now have a 3-game lead in the division. Pitching: Matt Harvey started for the Mets this evening. After allowing 5 runs (4 earned) in the first 3 innings, he settled in […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Nationals, 7:15 PM

An article by posted on 20/07/2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Nationals, 7:15 PM

The New York Mets head into the Nation’s capital to begin a critical three-game series against the first place Washington Nationals on Monday, after avoiding a sweep in St. Louis against the Cardinals. Matt Harvey (8-6, 3.07) gets the assignment for the series opener and he opposes left-hander Gio Gonzalez (6-4, 3.99) for the Nationals […]

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The Next Ten Games Will Be Pivotal For Mets

An article by posted on 17/07/2015 0 Comments
The Next Ten Games Will Be Pivotal For Mets

  With the Mets facing a challenging ten game stretch following the All-Star break, Mike Vaccaro of the NY Post explains that this could be the defining moment of the season. New York starts a three game series on the road against the St. Louis Cardinals tonight, who have the best record in the National […]

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A’s Still Looking For Win-Now Pieces

An article by posted on 23/06/2015 0 Comments
A’s Still Looking For Win-Now Pieces

As Ken Rosenthal wrote last week, Billy Beane and the Oakland Athletics currently own one of the worst records in the American League but are still not ready to give up on competing this season. They are still open to dealing for Ben Zobrist, who has been the subject of Mets-A’s rumors for months, but […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 6, Diamondbacks 2

An article by posted on 05/06/2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 6, Diamondbacks 2

The Mets (30-25) defeated the Arizona Diamondbacks (25-28) by a score of 6-2 tonight at Chase Field. With the Nationals losing in Chicago, the Mets now have sole possession of first place in the National League East. Offense: The Mets were losing 1-0 until the sixth inning, when Kevin Plawecki hit a two-run double to […]

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Scott Boras Approves Of Mets Six-Man Rotation

An article by posted on 29/05/2015 0 Comments
Scott Boras Approves Of Mets Six-Man Rotation

Joel Sherman of the NY Post argues that it’s a mistake for the Mets to use a 6 man rotation. The Mets’ plan is to limit the amount of innings for their starters, especially Matt Harvey‘s since it’s his first year back from Tommy John surgery. While Sherman understands that the Mets want to be cautious […]

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Mets Not Panicking Despite Falling Out Of First

An article by posted on 21/05/2015 0 Comments
Mets Not Panicking Despite Falling Out Of First

With another Mets blowout loss and another Nationals win over the Yankees, the Mets officially fell out of first place in the NL East for the first time since April 14. Despite that, manager Terry Collins insisted that no one in the clubhouse is panicking right now. “We’re not even out of May”, said Collins. “There’s […]

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