Tag: New York Mets

Wilfredo Tovar: The Mets Answer at Shortstop?

An article by posted on May 2, 2015 0 Comments
Wilfredo Tovar: The Mets Answer at Shortstop?

Coming into this season, there was much doubt surrounding whether a Wilmer Flores and Daniel Murphy shortstop and second base combination could holdup over a full season. And while the Mets eleven game winning streak gave the clumsy duo a bit more leeway, two big losses against the Marlins earlier this week exacerbated the Mets […]

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Happy Birthday Gary Cohen

An article by posted on April 29, 2015 0 Comments
Happy Birthday Gary Cohen

It’s Outta Here!!!! Gary Cohen turns 55 years old today. There’s no one I would rather see calling every game’s live action on SNY. The trio of Cohen, Darling, and Hernandez makes for entertaining television, even when the Mets are having a losing season. Cohen has been calling the action in the Mets booth since […]

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With Conforto Crushing It In FSL, Promotion To Double-A Now Looming

An article by posted on April 28, 2015 0 Comments
With Conforto Crushing It In FSL, Promotion To Double-A Now Looming

Mets prospect Michael Conforto continues to demolish Florida State League pitching, so much so that Marc Carig of Newsday says the 2014 first rounder has put himself in line for a promotion about a month ahead of schedule. Conforto, 22, has been raking for Advanced-A St. Lucie and is wielding a .348/.439/.652 slash line with […]

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After Huge FSL Debut, Conforto Named Player of the Week

An article by posted on April 20, 2015 0 Comments
After Huge FSL Debut, Conforto Named Player of the Week

Mets 2015 first rounder Michael Conforto had another big game on Sunday going 3-for-5, with a home run and a walk. Today he was recognized as the Player of the Week by the Florida State League for the period of April 9-19. Conforto has excelled through his first week-and-half with the Mets. In 11 games […]

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Who Is Hansel Robles and Why Did Mets Choose Him?

An article by posted on April 20, 2015 0 Comments
Who Is Hansel Robles and Why Did Mets Choose Him?

Note from Joe D. As we reported yesterday, Hansel Robles was called up to replace the injured Jerry Blevins who sustained a fractured forearm after he was hit by a come-backer to the mound on Sunday. Robles was off to a good start in his first taste of Triple-A for Las Vegas where in five […]

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Mets Fans Breathing Life Into A Revived Citi Field

An article by posted on April 19, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Fans Breathing Life Into A Revived Citi Field

Citi Field opened it’s gates for the first time in 2009. The Mets were coming off a second disappointing finish in a row to their season that saw them just miss the playoffs on the final game of the season. The Mets still won 89 games and had high hopes for their team entering Citi’s […]

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Rivera On Fire In Binghamton

An article by posted on April 17, 2015 0 Comments
Rivera On Fire In Binghamton

He’s a virtual hitting machine.  The combination of the ability to stay back on a pitch, quick, explosive wrists and a short compact swing has translated to success at the plate at every level of the New York Mets farm system thus far..  And, he’s determined to show he has little left to prove, at […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 2, Phillies 0

An article by posted on April 13, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 2, Phillies 0

In front of a sold out crowd at Citi Field, the New York Mets (4-3) defeated the Philadelphia Phillies (3-4) by a score of 2-0 on a beautiful sun drenched day for the home opener. Pitching Jacob deGrom may have not been at his dominating best today, but he was a surgeon out there today […]

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MMO Game Recap: Braves 5, Mets 3

An article by posted on April 11, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Braves 5, Mets 3

The Mets (2-3) were unable to stop the  Braves (5-0) on Saturday night, losing 5-3 in the house of horrors that is Turner Field. Dillon Gee got his first start of the year and was ineffective, allowing five runs on eight hits, striking out two while walking none. Gee got off to a good start, […]

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Matt Harvey, The Real Baseball Maverick

An article by posted on April 9, 2015 0 Comments
Matt Harvey, The Real Baseball Maverick

The temperature is in the mid-40s. It’s a dreary, early spring day on the east coast. It’s not exactly the type of day you would be running to the ballpark to watch a game. That is, unless, the pitching matchup features Stephen Strasburg and Matt Harvey. Below, you will find an actual text conversation that […]

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