Tag: New York Mets

Remembering Yogi: Berra By The Bay

An article by posted on September 27, 2015 0 Comments
Remembering Yogi: Berra By The Bay

An MMO Fan Shot by James H. Burns There was an interim Yogi. The Berra that is almost always forgotten about, the Berra of my, and so many other childhoods. The Berra who was simply a friendly presence in the First Base coaching box for the New York Mets. The Berra who was there for […]

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MMO Fan Shot: The Beauty and Magic of Mets Baseball

An article by posted on September 26, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Fan Shot: The Beauty and Magic of Mets Baseball

An MMO Fan Shot by Andy Love My heart skips a beat every time I enter a ballpark and see the perfect symmetry of the infield diamond enveloped by the wide swath of green outfield grass. I love the meandering pace of the game, the sport’s connection to its own and this country’s history, the contrasting […]

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Mets Release Statement On Yogi Berra, Who Passed Away At Age 90

An article by posted on September 23, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Release Statement On Yogi Berra, Who Passed Away At Age 90

Beloved baseball icon and Hall of Famer Yogi Berra died of natural causes on Tuesday at his home in New Jersey. He was 90 years old. The longtime legendary Yankee catcher became a player-coach for the New York Mets in 1965, but only took the field in four games. He was the team’s first base […]

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The Z Files: Four Takeaways from Mets 4-0 Win Over the Braves

An article by posted on September 22, 2015 0 Comments
The Z Files: Four Takeaways from Mets 4-0 Win Over the Braves

The New York Mets get back on track with a simple 4-0 victory over the Atlanta Braves.  The Mets lead over the Washington Nationals increases to 6.5 games with their magic number to clinch the division now at seven. Here are four encouraging points from last nights victory. Jon Niese:  W, 6.0 IP, 0 R, […]

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The Z Files: Three Takeaways From Mets Subway Series Finale Loss

An article by posted on September 21, 2015 0 Comments
The Z Files: Three Takeaways From Mets Subway Series Finale Loss

The Mets gave away a 1-0 sixth inning lead through poor defense and below average bullpen performances, losing 11-2 in the rubber match of the subway series. Here are three takeaways from the loss. 1.  Matt Harvey:  5 IP, 0 R, 1 H, 7 SO, 1 BB Once again, Harvey showed sharp movement and above […]

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There’s Something Amazin’ Going On In New York This Summer

An article by posted on September 19, 2015 0 Comments
There’s Something Amazin’ Going On In New York This Summer

I’ve written about the New York dynamic and the bitterness it tends to spur from Mets/Jets/Islanders crowd towards the Yankees/Giants/Rangers crowd in two different books now. It’s been going on forever. Howie Rose told me in two different interviews about the difference in recognition, credit, comparison, and pretty much everything else when it comes to […]

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Can The Mets Afford To Lose Daniel Murphy?

An article by posted on September 19, 2015 0 Comments
Can The Mets Afford To Lose Daniel Murphy?

Daniel Murphy went 2-for-4 with hit a triple and a go-ahead home run off Masahiro Tanaka on Friday night, as the New York Mets defeated the New York Yankees by a score of 5-1 at Citi Field. “It was nice because of the way their starter can throw the ball,” Murphy said. “He’s as tough as they […]

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MMO Game Thread: Yankees vs Mets, 7:10 PM (Rumble In Queens!)

An article by posted on September 18, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Yankees vs Mets, 7:10 PM (Rumble In Queens!)

Here we go… The New York Mets and the New York Yankees rumble this weekend for a three game series at a sold-out Citi Field beginning tonight at 7:10 PM. Rookie left-hander Steven Matz (3-0, 1.88 ERA) opposes right-hander Masahiro Tanaka (12-6, 3.40) in Friday’s series opener. The Mets have won seven of the last […]

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Cespedes Named NL Player of the Week!

An article by posted on September 14, 2015 0 Comments
Cespedes Named NL Player of the Week!

Major League Baseball announced that Yoenis Cespedes of the New York Mets has been named the National League Player of the Week. Cespedes batted .347 with an insane to believe .897 slugging percentage for the week ending September 13th. In seven games and 30 plate appearances, Cespedes had four doubles, four home runs and 12 […]

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Michael Cuddyer Will Return To Lineup Monday

An article by posted on September 14, 2015 0 Comments
Michael Cuddyer Will Return To Lineup Monday

According to Adam Rubin from ESPN, Mets outfielder Michael Cuddyer will return to the starting lineup on Monday when the New York Mets open up a three-game series vs the Miami Marlins at Citi Field. Cuddyer has been bothered by a right wrist injury which has kept him out of the Mets lineup for the […]

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