Tag: New York Mets

Mets Looking To Deal For A Backup Catcher

An article by posted on March 14, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Looking To Deal For A Backup Catcher

Adam Rubin of ESPN New York is reporting that despite having a pair of major-league-ready young catchers, the New York Mets are telling teams they are interested in acquiring a backup catcher to break camp with the big-league club. As reported this morning, the Mets are debating whether Kevin Plawecki should open the season at […]

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Thirty Years Later, Looking At Mets Top Prospects

An article by posted on March 12, 2016 0 Comments
Thirty Years Later, Looking At Mets Top Prospects

Thirty years ago, prior to one of the most magical season in New York Mets team history, a young shortstop by the name of Kevin Elster was the Mets #1 prospect according to Baseball America. Elster became one of three players on this Top 10 list to play for the Mets in the 1986 championship season. Here […]

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Keep Harvey In Gotham

An article by posted on March 12, 2016 0 Comments
Keep Harvey In Gotham

Matt Harvey games have turned into events. Fans flocking to Citi Field and Tradition Field donning their Batman masks, holding up signs referencing The Dark Knight and how Harvey is the hero Gotham deserves. When Harvey pitches, we watch. It’s akin to the 1980s Mets teams, who had another hard throwing right-hander who brought the […]

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Where’s The Love For T.J. Rivera?

An article by posted on March 9, 2016 0 Comments
Where’s The Love For T.J. Rivera?

Every so often you might peruse through the Mets minor league statistics, see who’s on a hitting streak, latest pitching highlights, or how the teams are faring in the standings. I for one love to go on MiLB.com and dissect some minor league numbers, as all of us try to predict who might have a […]

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Foul Call: Utley’s Slide Still Point Of Contention

An article by posted on March 7, 2016 0 Comments
Foul Call: Utley’s Slide Still Point Of Contention

Bill Shaikin of the Los Angeles Times first reported early Sunday that Los Angeles Dodgers second baseman Chase Utley would not be facing a suspension stemming from the violent late slide he took in Game 2 of the NLDS last year. Flashback to October 10th at Dodger Stadium, where the Mets were clinging to a one […]

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Mets Shortstop Prospect Luis Carpio Has Shoulder Surgery

An article by posted on March 7, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Shortstop Prospect Luis Carpio Has Shoulder Surgery

Shortstop Luis Carpio, one of the top prospects in the New York Mets farm system, could miss an extended period of time with a shoulder injury, MetsMinors.net has learned. Carpio reportedly complained of the ailment while playing over the winter, and had surgery on his throwing shoulder last week. He was originally signed as an international […]

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Game Thread: Mets vs Tigers 1:10 PM, Mets at Cardinals 1:05 PM (Let’s Play Two!)

An article by posted on March 7, 2016 0 Comments
Game Thread: Mets vs Tigers 1:10 PM, Mets at Cardinals 1:05 PM (Let’s Play Two!)

Bartolo Colon and Steven Matz will make their spring debuts on Monday as the New York Mets play a pair of split squad games this afternoon. Colon will pitch in Port St. Lucie against former Met Mike Pelfrey and the Detroit Tigers at 1:10 PM. Steven Matz will take the mound against Adam Wainwright and […]

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Curtis Granderson Eyeing Another Big Season In 2016

An article by posted on March 3, 2016 0 Comments
Curtis Granderson Eyeing Another Big Season In 2016

Right fielder Curtis Granderson was officially diagnosed with pinkeye on Tuesday, Mets officials confirmed. As a precaution, the team sent him home on Monday, as pinkeye is extremely contagious. While the hope is no one else on the team contracts pinkeye, I bet Granderson is hoping that his 2015 season will be very contagious heading […]

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I Can’t Wait To Hear Howie!

An article by posted on March 2, 2016 0 Comments
I Can’t Wait To Hear Howie!

I grew up before the 24-hour news cycle started, when social media constituted of passing around the headphones of a Walkman as you ‘streamed’ music on the radio. Maybe if one was lucky, they could ‘share’ their cassette recording of said song so everyone could hear it. It was a suburb of northern New Jersey, […]

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Featured Article: Wuilmer Becerra Goes From Throw-In To Big Win

An article by posted on March 2, 2016 0 Comments
Featured Article: Wuilmer Becerra Goes From Throw-In To Big Win

An MMO Fan Shot by Matthew Sitler It was the 17th of December, 2012, when the New York Mets and the Toronto Blue Jays made their blockbuster deal official. The deal involved the reigning National League Cy Young winner and two of MLB’s top 30 prospects. The Mets sent the Jays knuckle-baller R.A. Dickey and […]

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