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Murphy Leaves His Mark, Leads Nats To Series Win

An article by posted on May 20, 2016 0 Comments
Murphy Leaves His Mark, Leads Nats To Series Win

You had to almost expect it. Daniel Murphy, in his first series back at Citi Field since departing his former team for the Washington Nationals in free agency this past offseason, delivered in every way possible. He went 4-for-11 in the series, with a homer and four RBI. His two-run bomb last night over the […]

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Mets Fall To Nationals 7-1 As Pitching Loses All Control

An article by posted on May 18, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Fall To Nationals 7-1 As Pitching Loses All Control

The New York Mets (22-17) fell to the Washington Nationals (24-16) at a rainy Citi Field, by a score of 7-1 in the second game of their three-game set. Pitching: Bartolo Colon just did not have his normal control tonight, struggling through 4.2 innings. He allowed three runs while walking five and striking out four. […]

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Collins Saved Wright From Himself On Tuesday

An article by posted on May 18, 2016 0 Comments
Collins Saved Wright From Himself On Tuesday

Day in and day out, we simply do not know if David Wright is going to play.  We do not know if his back will allow him to play. There’s always the possibility that he can’t go. Wright said as much himself when he said, “It’s just day to day. And I think that’s the […]

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Mets Spoil Murphy’s Return With 2-0 Win Over Nationals

An article by posted on May 17, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Spoil Murphy’s Return With 2-0 Win Over Nationals

The New York Mets (22-16) defeated the Washington Nationals (23-16) by a score of 2-0. The Metropolitans drew first blood in the 18 game long season series between the two National League power houses. Pitching: Noah Syndergaard brought the thunder in Tuesday night’s win. Syndergaard pitched to seven scoreless innings, while only giving up five […]

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MMO Game Thread: Nationals vs Mets, 7:10 PM (Updated Lineup)

An article by posted on May 17, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Nationals vs Mets, 7:10 PM (Updated Lineup)

Tuesday, May 17, 2016 • 7:10 p.m. Citi Field • Flushing, N.Y. RHP Max Scherzer (4-2, 4.15) vs. RHP Noah Syndergaard (3-2, 2.53) SNY • MLBN • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The Mets and Nationals will finally play each other for the first time this season. The Mets are coming off of […]

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Wright Scratched Due To Back Issue

An article by posted on May 17, 2016 0 Comments
Wright Scratched Due To Back Issue

According to reporters at Citi Field David Wright has been scratched from the lineup on Tuesday after telling Terry Collins that his back was tight. Wright told Collins that he could still play tonight, byt Collins made the decision to scratch him. This is coming after Wright had consecutive days off to get ready for […]

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Clash of the Titans: Scherzer vs Syndergaard

An article by posted on May 17, 2016 0 Comments
Clash of the Titans: Scherzer vs Syndergaard

The New York Mets and Washington Nationals renew their rivalry tonight with first pitch scheduled for 7:10 PM. There could not have been a better pitching matchup to start this series. A must see event, in what feels like the first big game of the season. Max Scherzer, fresh off a historic performance will take […]

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Mets or Nats: Which Staff Is Really The Best?

An article by posted on May 17, 2016 0 Comments
Mets or Nats: Which Staff Is Really The Best?

I’ve been writing about the Mets pitching staff for MMO every week since the season began, as they make their regular turns through the rotation. Their potential has been consistently written about and that includes the bullpen, who John Harper of the Daily News recently picked as the best in the National League, fourth overall. […]

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NL East Showdown In Flushing: Why You Can Relax

An article by posted on May 17, 2016 0 Comments
NL East Showdown In Flushing: Why You Can Relax

While much hoopla understandably surrounds the commencement of hostilities between the Mets and Nationals, the ultimate stakes in this impending battle will likely be far less monumental than the buildup would suggest.  This is, in the end, less about a first place finish than it is about a single game.  Or the lack thereof. Yes, […]

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Daniel Murphy Returns To Citi Packing An MLB Leading .400 Average

An article by posted on May 17, 2016 0 Comments
Daniel Murphy Returns To Citi Packing An MLB Leading .400 Average

Tonight will mark the return of Daniel Murphy to Citi Field. His first time in the third base dugout. HIs first time coming from the visitor’s clubhouse. His first time being seen in a regular season game in a different uniform. It will be strange. Murphy left his mark in Mets fans hearts around the […]

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Talkin’ Mets Podcast: West Coast Disappointment, Minor League Review, Bring on the Nats

An article by posted on May 15, 2016 0 Comments
Talkin’ Mets Podcast: West Coast Disappointment, Minor League Review, Bring on the Nats

This week we recap the Mets’ disappointing West Coast trip and preview the Washington Nationals series with Seth Everett of NBC Sports Radio. Hear Seth discuss why he is bullish on the Nationals and their manager, Dusty Baker. Then Michael Mayer of MMO and MetsMinors.net chats about the development of Dominic Smith, Amed Rosario and other […]

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