Tag: New York Mets

Mets Set Franchise Record For Home Runs In First-Half

An article by posted on July 11, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Set Franchise Record For Home Runs In First-Half

Despite losing 3 out of 4 to the division rival Washington Nationals, the New York Mets did achieve a significant milestone as they enter the All Star break. With two home runs on Sunday, the Mets set a new franchise record for most homers in the first-half with 122, besting the previous mark of 120 […]

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Mets Enjoying Highest Average Attendance Since Citi Field Debuted In 2009

An article by posted on July 11, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Enjoying Highest Average Attendance Since Citi Field Debuted In 2009

So far this season, the New York Mets are enjoying their highest average attendance since Citi Field opened in 2009. Here is how the Mets’ average attendance has looked over the last six years during Sandy Alderson’s tenure: 2011 – 30,108  (-2,293) 2012 – 28,035  (-2,073) 2013 – 26,695   (-1,340)  2014 – 24,860  (-1,835) […]

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Granderson Providing Spark Since Return

An article by posted on July 8, 2016 0 Comments
Granderson Providing Spark Since Return

In last night’s 9-7 win over the first place Washington Nationals, the New York Mets lineup all took part in the fun, getting contributions from everyone in the starting lineup including a pinch-hit double from Kelly Johnson and the 5th inning go-ahead homer off the bat of red hot Wilmer Flores. Right fielder Curtis Granderson […]

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Matt Harvey Considering Season Ending Shoulder Surgery

An article by posted on July 8, 2016 0 Comments
Matt Harvey Considering Season Ending Shoulder Surgery

Matt Harvey has been diagnosed with symptoms consistent with thoracic outlet syndrome and is considering season-ending surgery, general manager Sandy Alderson announced at Citi Field. Harvey is deciding between the two options that doctors in St. Louis presented to him, shoulder surgery or a nerve block injection. If it is surgery, Alderson says it’s about […]

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MMO Players Of The Week: Cespedes and Colon Get It Done

An article by posted on July 5, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Players Of The Week: Cespedes and Colon Get It Done

What a difference a weekend series with the N.L. best Chicago Cubs made for the Mets last week. Before starting their four-game series with the Cubs at Citi Field Thursday, the Mets were having a dreadful week, losing four in a row, including being swept by the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park. The Mets were outscored […]

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Wright Speaks For First Time Since Surgery

An article by posted on July 2, 2016 0 Comments
Wright Speaks For First Time Since Surgery

Before Friday night’s victory against the N.L. best Chicago Cubs, David Wright made himself available to the media pre-game near the Mets’ clubhouse. This was the first time Wright has made public comments since his June 16 surgery to repair a disk rupture in his neck. A scruffier looking Wright spoke to the media for […]

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Mets Activate Lagares, Option Lugo To Las Vegas

An article by posted on July 2, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Activate Lagares, Option Lugo To Las Vegas

The New York Mets activated Juan Lagares from the disabled list on Saturday and to make room for him optioned RHP Seth Lugo to Triple-A Las Vegas. Lagares is expected to be in the starting lineup on Sunday against Chicago Cubs left-hander Jon Lester. Lugo pitched a scoreless inning during his short stay with the Mets. […]

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MMO Comment Guidelines 2.0

An article by posted on June 30, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Comment Guidelines 2.0

With the advent of User Blocking on our Disqus commenting platform, we have updated our MMO Comment Guidelines to reflect this new dynamic while also reviewing and renewing some of our previous dos and don’ts. Our goal at MMO is to raise the level of discourse in the comment threads by eliminating inappropriate language and […]

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Wheeler Felt Fine After Throwing On Flat Ground

An article by posted on June 28, 2016 0 Comments
Wheeler Felt Fine After Throwing On Flat Ground

New York Mets right-hander Zack Wheeler resumed throwing on Monday at the team’s complex in Port St. Lucie, Florida and “felt fine” assistant GM John Ricco told reporters. (ESPN New York) Wheeler threw for the first time after dodging a scare and receiving a cortisone injection for nerve pain in his pitching arm last week in New York. Ricco […]

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Mets To Face Top MLB Prospect RHP Lucas Giolito Today

An article by posted on June 28, 2016 0 Comments
Mets To Face Top MLB Prospect RHP Lucas Giolito Today

The New York Mets opened a big three-game series on Monday night with their division rival Washington Nationals, who took the first game by a score of 11-4 over the Amazins. And while they won’t be facing Washington ace RHP Stephen Strasburg, who was placed on the 15-day DL on Sunday with an upper back […]

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