Tag: New York Mets

Mets Reshuffle Roster, Place Cabrera and Ruggiano on DL

An article by posted on August 2, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Reshuffle Roster, Place Cabrera and Ruggiano on DL

The Mets added outfielder Jay Bruce and LHP Jonathon Niese to the 25-Man roster. The club also recalled infielder Ty Kelly and LHP Josh Edgin from Triple-A Las Vegas of the Pacific Coast League. New York also optioned outfielder Brandon Nimmo and RHP Seth Lugo to Las Vegas and placed infielder Asdrubal Cabrera and outfielder […]

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Rangers To Acquire Jonathan Lucroy

An article by posted on August 1, 2016 0 Comments
Rangers To Acquire Jonathan Lucroy

The Mets are no longer in the running to acquire Brewers catcher Jonathan Lucroy who will be dealt to the Texas Rangers along with Jeremy Jeffress for three prospects including Lewis Brinson and Luis Ortiz. Update – Aug 1 If you’re wondering why talks between the Mets and Brewers essentially went nowhere with Jonathan Lucroy, Mike Puma […]

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All We Got Iz Us

An article by posted on July 30, 2016 0 Comments
All We Got Iz Us

I was a teenager in the Tri-State area in the late 80s, early 90s; meaning I grew up in the midst of what is clearly the Golden Age of Rap or when Rap (Grandmaster Flash, KRS-ONE, Run DMC, Public Enemy) became Hip Hop (A Tribe Called Quest, Nas, Wu-Tang). I know this era well because […]

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Mets Will Wear Special Mike Piazza Hats This Weekend

An article by posted on July 27, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Will Wear Special Mike Piazza Hats This Weekend

As a part of all the festivities this weekend when the New York Mets will commemorate the Hall of Fame career of legendary catcher Mike Piazza, the players will all wear these special hats that feature an exclusive Mike Piazza Patch. If you’d like to get yourself one of these special edition Mets hats, they […]

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David Wright Welcomes Baby Girl

An article by posted on July 25, 2016 0 Comments
David Wright Welcomes Baby Girl

According to the New York Mets, David Wright and his wife Molly welcomed their first child, a daughter named Olivia Shea Wright on Saturday. She weighed in at eight pounds, 11 ounces. This is the first child for the Wrights, who were married in December of 2013. Wright, 33, last played with the Mets on […]

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MMO Players Of The Week: Reyes and Robles Make the Grade

An article by posted on July 25, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Players Of The Week: Reyes and Robles Make the Grade

The New York Mets faced a nine game road trip to open the second half of their season following the All-Star break, starting with three games in Philadelphia, followed by three in Chicago, and then three in Miami. The Mets took the first series two games to one against the Phillies, dropped the Cubs series, […]

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Mike Piazza Tips His Cap To Mets Fans

An article by posted on July 24, 2016 0 Comments
Mike Piazza Tips His Cap To Mets Fans

A tearful Mike Piazza choked up when he thanked Mets fans for “taking him into their family” on Sunday during his Hall of Fame acceptance speech at Cooperstown, NY. “How can I put into words my love, thanks and appreciation for New York Mets’ fans?” Piazza said. “You have given me the greatest gift and […]

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What Could Have Been: Ichiro As A Met

An article by posted on July 24, 2016 0 Comments
What Could Have Been: Ichiro As A Met

As the New York Mets conclude their three-game set against the Miami Marlins on Sunday, baseball fans continue to watch a 42-year-old hitting marvel, who is only four hits shy of reaching the elusive 3,000 hit club. What’s more amazing is that combined with the nine-years he spent with the Orix Blue Wave team in […]

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Could Jose Abreu Be A Fit With The Mets?

An article by posted on July 23, 2016 0 Comments
Could Jose Abreu Be A Fit With The Mets?

The month of July is always an exciting time for Major League Baseball and its fans. The All Star Game, the second half of the season, and of course, trade rumors. For fans and media alike, the fun banter back and forth of who’s available and at what price always draws a lot of attention […]

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Cubs Take The Series As Colon Stumbles In Mets 6-2 Loss

An article by posted on July 20, 2016 0 Comments
Cubs Take The Series As Colon Stumbles In Mets 6-2 Loss

The Chicago Cubs (57-37) defeated the New York Mets (50-44) by a score of 6-2 Wednesday afternoon at Wrigley Field. Offense: The 4th inning featured some two out hitting by the Mets, with James Loney and Travis d’Arnaud both knocking singles. Kelly Johnson then singled to center field (A HIT WITH RISP AND TWO OUTS?? […]

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MMO Players Of The Week: Jake and Juan to the Rescue

An article by posted on July 19, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Players Of The Week: Jake and Juan to the Rescue

An abbreviated week of play was in store for the New York Mets, as the 87th All Star Game was played last Tuesday at Petco Park in San Diego. The American League won the game 4-2, and secured home field advantage for the World Series this year. The Kansas City Royals were well represented in […]

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