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Time for Harvey and deGrom to Take Charge

An article by posted on June 28, 2016 0 Comments
Time for Harvey and deGrom to Take Charge

As the 2015 season began, the Mets finally had reason to hope.  The main reason for that was Jacob deGrom and the return of  Matt Harvey. There was also the expectation that the Mets would also get contributions from prospects Noah Syndergaard and Steven Matz, but no one knew what, if anything, either could contribute in […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets Take Early Lead, But Fall Apart In Loss To Nationals

An article by posted on June 27, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets Take Early Lead, But Fall Apart In Loss To Nationals

The New York Mets (40-35) fell to the Washington Nationals (45-32) by a score of 11-4 on Monday night in DC. With the loss (and obviously, the Washington win), New York fell 4 games back in the division, while also falling half a game behind the now-second-place Miami Marlins. The Mets had a nice start […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Nationals, 7:05 PM

An article by posted on June 27, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Nationals, 7:05 PM

Monday, June 27, 2016 • 7:05 p.m. Nationals Park • Washington, D.C. RHP Noah Syndergaard (8-2, 2.08) vs. RHP Joe Ross (6-4, 3.11) SNY • MLBN • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The New York Mets play 14 games in 14 days before entering the All-Star break. That includes seven games against the […]

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Nationals Place Stephen Strasburg On 15-Day DL

An article by posted on June 26, 2016 0 Comments
Nationals Place Stephen Strasburg On 15-Day DL

The Washington Nationals placed star pitcher Stephen Strasburg on the 15-day DL, retroactive to June 16th, with an upper back strain on Sunday. Strasburg missed two consecutive starts with the back issue and also dislocated two ribs while lifting weights last week. The Mets won’t see Strasburg in their upcoming three-game series with Washington, but […]

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Collins Not Losing Hope Despite Falling 6 Games Out

An article by posted on June 19, 2016 0 Comments
Collins Not Losing Hope Despite Falling 6 Games Out

With the Mets six games behind the Nationals, Terry Collins says isn’t time to panic yet. The Mets have dropped two games in a row to the last place Braves, but Collins believes his team will turn things around very soon. “We’ve got [the first-place Washington Nationals] seven times over the next [three] weeks,” the Mets manager said […]

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Steven Matz Had His Watershed Moment

An article by posted on May 27, 2016 0 Comments
Steven Matz Had His Watershed Moment

There comes a time in every player’s path from prospect to star when he faces a watershed test he must pass, which is what happened to Mets pitcher Steven Matz Wednesday afternoon in Washington. Hopefully, it will be something Matz will wistfully recall down the road, perhaps before any All-Star and playoff games. Pitching coach Dan Warthen immediately recognized it […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Nationals at 1:05 PM

An article by posted on May 25, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Nationals at 1:05 PM

Wednesday, May 25, 2016 • 1:05 p.m. Nationals Park • Washington, D.C. LHP Steven Matz (6-1, 2.81) vs. RHP Tanner Roark (3-3, 2.89) SNY • MLBN • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The Mets lost to the Nationals last night, setting up a matinee rubber game today between Steven Matz and Tanner Roark. […]

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MMO Game Recap: Murphy Leads Nats To 7-4 Win Over Mets

An article by posted on May 24, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Murphy Leads Nats To 7-4 Win Over Mets

The New York Mets (26-19) were defeated by the Washington Nationals (28-18) by a score of 7-4 on Tuesday night in DC. Pitching: Matt Harvey started for the Mets in arguably his most important regular season start in his career. He walked the leadoff hitter Ben Revere on 5 fastballs, after which the nail biting […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Nationals at 7:05 PM

An article by posted on May 24, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Nationals at 7:05 PM

Tuesday, May 24, 2016 • 7:05 p.m. Nationals Park • Washington, D.C. RHP Matt Harvey (3-6, 5.77) vs. RHP Stephen Strasburg (7-0, 2.80) SNY • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The Mets got exactly what they needed out of Bartolo Colon last night to help them take the first of three against the […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Nationals, 7:05 PM

An article by posted on May 23, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Nationals, 7:05 PM

Monday, May 23, 2016 • 7:05 p.m. Nationals Park • Washington, D.C. RHP Bartolo Colon (3-3, 3.75) vs. LHP Gio Gonzalez (3-1, 1.86) SNY • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The Mets head down to DC to avenge the last series against the Nationals that went real south, real fast in the last […]

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The Mets’ Train Wreck

An article by posted on May 20, 2016 0 Comments
The Mets’ Train Wreck

The utter embarrassment of the last two nights would seem to indicate the 2016 Mets are not nearly what we thought.  Sure, the Nationals are a good team and the season has a long way to go, but the signs are ominous. Where to begin?  Matt Harvey at this point is completely lost.  His confidence […]

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