Tag: New York Mets

Talkin’ Mets: Bring on the Giants and the Playoffs

An article by posted on October 2, 2016 0 Comments
Talkin’ Mets: Bring on the Giants and the Playoffs

Tonight Rich Coutinho of 98.7 ESPN joins me to look back at the 2016 Mets and towards their matchup with the Giants in the Wild Card game on Wednesday night. Rich and I talk about how the Mets went from one of the most disappointing seasons in team history to perhaps one of the most, […]

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Mets One Road Homer Away From Tying Franchise Record

An article by posted on September 29, 2016 0 Comments
Mets One Road Homer Away From Tying Franchise Record

The New York Mets entered Wednesday night’s game against the Miami Marlins third in the National League in road home runs with 102, behind only the St. Louis Cardinals (121) and the Chicago Cubs (103). With two, two-run homers by James Loney and Jay Bruce in last night’s 5-2 win, the Mets are closing in […]

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Character.

An article by posted on September 29, 2016 0 Comments
Character.

It can be frustrating as a writer when you have so much you want to say but so little time to say it all. In your mind you begin to reduce and dissect about a quarter million words down to 500 and you hope that in the end, you did enough to convey your true […]

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Mets Fall 7-3 To Marlins In Emotional Contest

An article by posted on September 26, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Fall 7-3 To Marlins In Emotional Contest

With all eyes on the game and few eyes on the score, the New York Mets (83-74) fell 7-3 to the Miami Marlins (78-78) on Monday night in South Beach. With the Giants off and the Cardinals losing to Cincinnati, the Mets lead San Francisco by half a game and St Louis by one game […]

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Bartolo Colon: 2016 N.L. Gold Glove Winner?

An article by posted on September 26, 2016 0 Comments
Bartolo Colon: 2016 N.L. Gold Glove Winner?

Bartolo Colon has given New York Mets fans plenty to cheer about during his three-year tenure in Queens. He’s started at least 31 games each season, has double-digit victories in each year, and has provided the Mets a durable, rubber-arm every fifth day on the mound. We even got to witness Colon’s first major league […]

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Asdrubal Cabrera Continues To Smash At The Plate

An article by posted on September 22, 2016 0 Comments
Asdrubal Cabrera Continues To Smash At The Plate

Asdrubal Cabrera continues to amaze, smacking a two-run homer into the Coca Cola Corner to put the Mets on the board in the first inning last night. It was the 21st blast of the season for Cabrera and his 20th as a shortstop in 2016, surpassing Jose Reyes‘ 19 homers in 2006 for the most […]

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Does Jay Bruce Have a Postseason Roster Spot?

An article by posted on September 22, 2016 0 Comments
Does Jay Bruce Have a Postseason Roster Spot?

After 40 games played entering Wednesday night’s game, I think we can all agree that Jay Bruce has been a major bust since joining the Mets. His numbers since the trade that brought him over from Cincinnati are cringe-worthy; a stat line of .176/.255/.289 with four home runs, 11 runs batted in, 14 walks, and […]

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London Calling to The Mets, May Play At Olympic Stadium

An article by posted on September 21, 2016 0 Comments
London Calling to The Mets, May Play At Olympic Stadium

During a trip to the United States last week, London Mayor Sadiq Khan met with New York Mets owner Fred Wilpon, and threw the first pitch at a game against the Twins. “The owner of the New York Mets was very receptive,” Khan said. “We’re in discussions about MLB and we want MLB to come […]

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NL Wild Card Tie-Breaker Scenarios

An article by posted on September 20, 2016 0 Comments
NL Wild Card Tie-Breaker Scenarios

With 12 games remaining in the season, the National League Wild Card race is extremely tight between the New York Mets, San Francisco Giants, and the St. Louis Cardinals.  Currently, the Giants and the Cardinals are tied for the second Wild Card spot, and they both trail the Mets by one game in the Wild […]

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MMO Players Of The Week: Who Else But Rivera and Thor!

An article by posted on September 19, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Players Of The Week: Who Else But Rivera and Thor!

With just under two weeks left in the 2016 regular season, the New York Mets are making their final push to position themselves as the top Wild Card seed, giving them home field advantage for the one-game playoff. After a sweep over the weekend of the Minnesota Twins, and the San Francisco Giants splitting their […]

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