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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Nationals, 7:05 PM (Kill Shot!)

An article by posted on September 9, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Nationals, 7:05 PM (Kill Shot!)

Funeral services for the Washington Nationals will be held… Wait, maybe I’m getting a little ahead of myself. But according to most Washington Nationals beat writers the Nats look done. Jacob deGrom (12-7, 2.40 ERA) takes the mound tonight with the Mets looking to close out a three-game sweep and kill Washington’s playoff hopes. Right-hander […]

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Kirk Delivers Game Winning Blast Against Papelbon

An article by posted on September 9, 2015 0 Comments
Kirk Delivers Game Winning Blast Against Papelbon

Even though Kirk Nieuwenhuis is having a disappointing season overall when you examine his overall numbers, he delivered the biggest hit of the year in last night’s dramatic victory over the Washington Nationals. In a tie game in the 8th inning facing Nationals’ All-Star closer Jonathan Papelbon, Nieuwenhuis crushed a solo home run to right […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Nationals, 7:05 PM (D.C. Showdown!)

An article by posted on September 8, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Nationals, 7:05 PM (D.C. Showdown!)

After a huge comeback win on Monday, the New York Mets will try to keep the good times rolling in Washington D.C. as they take on the Nationals at 7:05 PM tonight. For the first time since the innings limit bombshell exploded on Thursday night, Matt Harvey (12-7, 2.60) returns to the mound for the […]

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Mets Bullpen Prevails With A Dominating Performance

An article by posted on September 8, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Bullpen Prevails With A Dominating Performance

Left-hander Jon Niese was unable to pitch out of the 4th inning despite a pre-game pep talk from manager Terry Collins who challenged him to pitch his best in the biggest game of his career. For the third straight start, Niese allowed a five-run inning including a back-breaking grand slam by Met killer Wilson Ramos off a hanging […]

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Bryce Harper Strikes Out Three Times, Then Calls Out Nats Fans

An article by posted on September 8, 2015 0 Comments
Bryce Harper Strikes Out Three Times, Then Calls Out Nats Fans

After the Nationals lost the first of three crucial games against the Mets on Monday, by a score of 8-5, MVP candidate Bryce Harper called out Nats fans for their lack of support. “I mean, they left in the seventh. That’s pretty brutal. I don’t know, whatever.” You know what else was brutal? Bryce Harper, […]

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Tonight, Will A Dark Knight Rise?

An article by posted on September 8, 2015 0 Comments
Tonight, Will A Dark Knight Rise?

Tonight marks what very well could be the most interesting and certainly the most important start of Matt Harvey‘s career. Harvey is coming off a tumultuous five days of turmoil between his agent, his team, his fans and himself. The debates have been heated. The arguments have been vicious. The fans have been rabid. Everyone […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Nationals, 1:05 PM (It’s War!)

An article by posted on September 7, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Nationals, 1:05 PM (It’s War!)

With their National League East lead now down to four games, the New York Mets open a three-game series against the second-place Washington Nationals on Monday at 1:05 PM. Left-handerJon Niese (8-10, 4.17) gets the all-important series opener and opposes right-hander Max Scherzer (11-11, 2.89) in a showdown at Nationals Park. The Mets are 5-5 […]

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It’s Gut Check Time For The Mets

An article by posted on September 7, 2015 0 Comments
It’s Gut Check Time For The Mets

“It’s going to be a big series. It’s two really good teams going at it. And they’re playing good baseball. We could have very easily come out of here with three wins. We come out with one. But we’ve got to turn the page and get ready for D.C.” – David Wright There are 26 […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Rockies, 4:10 PM

An article by posted on August 23, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Rockies, 4:10 PM

The New York Mets will try to complete their first ever season-series sweep of the Colorado Rockies this evening at Coors Field. Making his first major league start, RHP Logan Verrett (0-1, 2.82) will oppose Rockies right-hander David Hale (3-4, 6.17) in Sunday’s 4:10 PM finale. The Mets are 6-0 against the Rockies this season. […]

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Nationals Are Running Out Of Time As Mets Keep Rolling

An article by posted on August 22, 2015 0 Comments
Nationals Are Running Out Of Time As Mets Keep Rolling

The Washington Nationals continued to plummet on Friday, dropping under .500 after a 10-3 loss to the last place Milwaukee Brewers. Things look much bleaker for the Nats, who will now need to pick up nine games on the Mets over the next 38 games in order for the Amazins to lose control of their […]

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Could The Struggling Nationals Turn To Wally Backman?

An article by posted on August 18, 2015 0 Comments
Could The Struggling Nationals Turn To Wally Backman?

The Nationals are struggling big time. Despite being one of the preseason World Series favorites, Washington has dipped under .500 and now sits 4.5 games behind the Mets in the division and 9.5 back in the Wild Card. They’ve lost six straight as well as 17 of their last 24, leaving some to speculate that […]

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