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Who Is Newest Met Desmond Lindsay?

An article by posted on June 9, 2015 0 Comments
Who Is Newest Met Desmond Lindsay?

The New York Mets made their first selection of the MLB Draft late last night, selecting OF Desmond Lindsay in the back-half of the second round. Lindsay was the first player taken outside the MLB Top 200, so he may not be as well-known as other prospects on the board at No. 53. I wanted […]

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MLB Draft: Four Players Mets Could Select Tonight

An article by posted on June 8, 2015 0 Comments
MLB Draft: Four Players Mets Could Select Tonight

The Mets forfeited what would have been the 15th overall pick in the MLB Draft by signing Qualified free agent Michael Cuddyer to a two year, $21M deal. That’s okay with me. We’re currently just a half game out of first and Cuddyer has stabilized the lineup and clubhouse in David Wright’s absence. Anyway, even […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs D’Backs, 10:10 PM

An article by posted on June 6, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs D’Backs, 10:10 PM

Bartolo Colon (8-3, 4.72 ERA) looks to become the first nine game winner in the majors as the New York Mets continue their series against the Arizona Diamondbacks on Saturday at Chase Field. Colon will be opposed by right-hander Chase Anderson (1-1, 3.26) for the D’Backs at 10:10 PM. With Daniel Murphy going on the […]

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Breaking Down Dillon Gee vs San Diego Padres

An article by posted on June 4, 2015 0 Comments
Breaking Down Dillon Gee vs San Diego Padres

Stat Line:  4 IP, 8 H, 7 R, 1 K, 1 BB Dillon Gee made his return to the New York Mets last night against the San Diego Padres to mark the beginning of the much anticipated six man rotation.  Gee showed inconsistent command in all four pitches and the stat line further reiterates Gees […]

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Breaking Down Noah Syndergaard vs San Diego Padres

An article by posted on June 3, 2015 0 Comments
Breaking Down Noah Syndergaard vs San Diego Padres

Stat Line:  4 IP, 7 R, 10 H, 10 K’s, 0 BB Inconsistency in Fastball Command Noah Syndergaard struggled to establish his two-seam fastball as many of the Padres hits came off of two-seamers that ran back over the middle of the plate.  A two-seam fastball is relatively easy to learn but getting a feel […]

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Morning Grind: ASG Voting Shows Mets’ Lack of Star Power

An article by posted on June 3, 2015 0 Comments
Morning Grind: ASG Voting Shows Mets’ Lack of Star Power

The Mets are hanging tough with the Nationals at the top of the division after two months of play. But unlike the last Mets team to win the NL East (2006), this year’s team doesn’t feature elite position players anywhere on the diamond. It’s not a coincidence that, while the ’06 Mets accounted for half […]

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MMO Game Recap: Padres 7, Mets 2

An article by posted on June 3, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Padres 7, Mets 2

The Mets (29-23) were defeated by the Padres (25-28) by a score of 7-2 at Petco Park Wednesday morning. Pitching: Noah Syndergaard started for the Mets, turning in an interesting outing. Enduring some questionable calls by home plate umpire CB Bucknor, he went 4 innings, allowing 7 earned runs on 10 hits despite striking out […]

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Breaking Down Jacob deGrom vs. San Diego Padres

An article by posted on June 2, 2015 0 Comments
Breaking Down Jacob deGrom vs. San Diego Padres

Stat Line:  8 IP, 0 R, 8 K’s, 0 BB Jacob deGrom kept it simple in another sensational outing Monday night against the San Diego Padres.  Just as he did in his last two DeGrominant outings, deGrom continued to attack opposing hitters with his fastball, throwing a fastball on over 67% of his pitches.  Additionally, […]

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This Date In Mets History: Johan Santana Tosses A No-Hitter

An article by posted on June 1, 2015 0 Comments
This Date In Mets History: Johan Santana Tosses A No-Hitter

Johan Santana took the mound against the St. Louis Cardinals three years ago today on June 1, 2012 and tossed one of the most memorable games in New York Mets history. It was a beautiful Friday night, and as a Mets fan, before every game you always think to yourself: “Maybe tonight will be the […]

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Mets Six-Man Rotation Begins In San Diego

An article by posted on June 1, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Six-Man Rotation Begins In San Diego

When right-hander Dillon Gee rejoins the rotation on Wednesday against the Padres in San Diego, the much debated six-man rotation goes from all talk to all business for the New York Mets. The Mets will have Jacob deGrom pitching in the series opener on Monday against the Padres, with Noah Syndergaard going on Tuesday, Gee […]

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