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New York Mets First Half Report Cards

An article by posted on July 15, 2016 0 Comments
New York Mets First Half Report Cards

Here are our 2016 First Half Reports Cards for the New York Mets as comprised by Joe D., Brian Greenzang and myself. We hope you enjoy. Catchers Travis d’Arnaud – Yet again, d’Arnaud’s troubles staying on the field have been detrimental to the Mets even if he was hitting just .196/.288/.261 before he went on […]

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2016 Mets First Half Awards!

An article by posted on July 13, 2016 0 Comments
2016 Mets First Half Awards!

MOST VALUABLE PLAYER: YOENIS CESPEDES Yoenis Cespedes is my clear cut choice for M.V.P. of the first half for the Mets. Think about where the Mets would be without La Potencia’s bat in the middle of this lineup! Cespedes leads all Met hitters in home runs (21), runs batted in (52), hits (87), and runs […]

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Justin Dunn Reminiscent Of Young Doc Gooden

An article by posted on July 13, 2016 0 Comments
Justin Dunn Reminiscent Of Young Doc Gooden

To say Justin Dunn‘s 2016 was anything but exciting would be an understatement. He pitched for Boston College as both a starter and reliever this year, appearing in 18 games while starting eight of them. Dunn compiled a record of 4-2, and pitched to a 2.06 ERA in 65.2 innings. His team was also the […]

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Amed Rosario Continues to Impress

An article by posted on July 12, 2016 0 Comments
Amed Rosario Continues to Impress

The Futures Game is always a fun exhibition to watch, mainly because the competition is taken more seriously than that of the MLB All Star Game. These young prospects are on the biggest of stages, among former big league stars and Hall of Famers who participate in the events and serve as honor y coaches […]

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MMO Players of the Week: Grandy & deGrom Each Poised For Big Second Half

An article by posted on July 12, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Players of the Week: Grandy & deGrom Each Poised For Big Second Half

As the week before the All-Star break wrapped up, the New York Mets were looking to close the gap between the division leading Washington Nationals, as they came in to Queens for a four game set. While the Mets came back to beat the Nationals 9-7 in Thursday night’s opener, the Mets would eventually lose […]

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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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