Tag: New York Mets

Fernando Salas Could Be 7th Inning Fixture

An article by posted on 08/09/2016 0 Comments
Fernando Salas Could Be 7th Inning Fixture

As September 1 was rapidly approaching, Sandy Alderson knew he needed to add a viable arm for a bullpen that has had inconsistencies and injuries throughout the 2016 season. Jim Henderson being overused and then succumbing to a DL stint due to bicep tendinitis comes to mind. Or Hansel Robles losing command and control in […]

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Reyes Reclaims Leadoff Home Run Mark and Ignites Team

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Reyes Reclaims Leadoff Home Run Mark and Ignites Team

Jose Reyes has always been a catalyst for the New York Mets, going back to his rookie year of 2003. He was a heralded prospect, one that had Met fans giddy to see his plus speed, defensive range and cannon of an arm from short, and his larger than life personality, all that were easily […]

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MMO Players Of The Week: Granderson and Lugo

An article by posted on 06/09/2016 0 Comments
MMO Players Of The Week: Granderson and Lugo

The New York Mets embarked on a tough stretch of games to close out August and usher in September. The Miami Marlins visited Citi Field for four games, followed by the first-place Washington Nationals for a three-game weekend series. The Marlins series was especially momentous, considering that both the Mets and Marlins are eyeing the […]

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Bartolo Colon: A Hunk Of Burning Love

An article by posted on 06/09/2016 0 Comments
Bartolo Colon: A Hunk Of Burning Love

Every great baseball season is sprinkled with so many profound and uplifting stories, some that even transcend the game itself. Stories within a story that sometimes gets lost amidst all the balls and strikes, safe and out calls, wins and losses. I love the stories of the late bloomers who come out of nowhere to […]

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Cecchini, Nimmo, Rivera Headline Mets Call-ups

An article by posted on 05/09/2016 0 Comments
Cecchini, Nimmo, Rivera Headline Mets Call-ups

With today being the last day of the minor league season, the New York Mets have announced their next group of September call-ups. The players include Brandon Nimmo, T.J. Rivera, Eric Campbell, Josh Edgin, Erik Goeddel, Rafael Montero, and Gavin Cecchini. Matt Reynolds will be recalled and with the team on Monday as the others will join the Mets on Tuesday. The Mets […]

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Jay Bruce Denies Report He Didn’t Want to Be a Met

An article by posted on 05/09/2016 0 Comments
Jay Bruce Denies Report He Didn’t Want to Be a Met

Jay Bruce denied a report by the Dayton Daily News that he did not want to be traded to New York under any circumstances. Bruce admitted the Big Apple wasn’t his preference, but that the report was exaggerated.  “That’s not how it went,” he said. “I got a chance to come play in a playoff race, […]

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Talkin’ Mets: Reyes Making A Difference, Wild Card Muck

An article by posted on 04/09/2016 0 Comments
Talkin’ Mets: Reyes Making A Difference, Wild Card Muck

Today I have an early show before the Mets-Nats game on ESPN I talk about the “Wild Card Muck” and how now the Mets must make this a race with St. Louis if they are to have a realistic shot at being the second Wild Card. They can no longer fall behind Pittsburgh and Miami […]

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Syndergaard Must Work At Holding Runners On

An article by posted on 04/09/2016 0 Comments
Syndergaard Must Work At Holding Runners On

Noah Syndergaard has endeared himself to the legions of Met fans who tune in to every start he makes, hoping he turns in a brilliant performance and dazzles with double-digit strikeouts with his near triple-digit average fastball. And while the man dubbed “Thor” has certainly hit the ground running since his major league debut back […]

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Montero Will Start in Place of DeGrom on Tuesday

An article by posted on 03/09/2016 0 Comments
Montero Will Start in Place of DeGrom on Tuesday

RHP Rafael Montero is expected to get the start on Tuesday when the New York Mets take on the Cincinnati Reds at Great American Ball Park. Montero will be pitching in place of the injured Jacob deGrom, who was diagnosed with right forearm inflammation and prescribed more rest. Terry Collins explained that Montero will be […]

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MMO Fan Shot: The Yo Show Turns 162

An article by posted on 03/09/2016 0 Comments
MMO Fan Shot: The Yo Show Turns 162

An MMO Fan Shot by Ivan Disla On Wednesday night, outfielder Yoenis Cespedes played his 162nd game for the New York Mets. Cespedes was acquired from the Detroit Tigers in last year’s trading deadline in exchange for minor league right-handers Michael Fulmer and Luis Cessa. This trade only materialized after the Padres, Reds, and Rockies decided they […]

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