Tag: NL East

The Amazin’ Metscast: Michael Mayer, Trade Chips, and Mets Road Ahead

An article by posted on July 28, 2016 0 Comments
The Amazin’ Metscast: Michael Mayer, Trade Chips, and Mets Road Ahead

The Amazin’ Metscast – Episode Three In this week’s episode we are joined by Michael Mayer. We discuss the current state of the Mets farm system as well as the trade chips they may have down in the minors to use in the upcoming August 1st trading deadline. We also take a look at the current […]

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Mets Head West to Hunt for W’s

An article by posted on May 5, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Head West to Hunt for W’s

Just Keep Winning…. A motto any team can get behind, the above mantra is especially pertinent for the 2016 New York Mets.  Every win counts the same, regardless of when it comes or who it comes against. Despite the surprising Phillies, it has been clear for some time now that the NL East is currently […]

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Sports On Earth: Mets Won’t Repeat As NL East Champs

An article by posted on February 23, 2016 0 Comments
Sports On Earth: Mets Won’t Repeat As NL East Champs

Will Leitch of Sports On Earth writes that the New York Mets will be unable to defend their division crown this season and he has them finishing second in the NL East behind the Washington Nationals in their Season Preview. “Two reasons. One, I think the Nationals are about to make a big step forward, which […]

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Nationals GM Says It’s War Against The Mets

An article by posted on February 21, 2016 0 Comments
Nationals GM Says It’s War Against The Mets

The Washington Nationals are taking aim against the New York Mets and general manager Mike Rizzo wants everyone to know it. “We’re trying to knock them off,’’ Rizzo told Kevin Kernan of the New York Post. “They knocked us off the mountain. We were the champs two of the last four years, they’re the champs right […]

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All The Pressure Is On Los Angeles

An article by posted on October 6, 2015 0 Comments
All The Pressure Is On Los Angeles

According to the so-called baseball experts and talking heads, before this season started, the Mets weren’t supposed to be here. They had no business even sniffing an NL East crown let alone winning it. Here we are though, mere days away from the first Metropolitan playoff game in nine years. The Mets are playing with […]

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Nothing Else Matters… One Met Fan’s Pride…

An article by posted on October 4, 2015 0 Comments
Nothing Else Matters… One Met Fan’s Pride…

Goosebumps. I still get them when I think back to the thrills and excitement of the Mets clinching the NL East title in Cincinnati a week ago. And on Saturday, when you saw that NL East Championship banner flying over Citi Field, you need to get your fandom checked out by a professional if you […]

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Nationals Suspend Papelbon For Remainder Of Season

An article by posted on September 28, 2015 0 Comments
Nationals Suspend Papelbon For Remainder Of Season

Updating this report to include the following: The Washington Nationals have suspended Jonathan Papelbon for four games or essentially the remainder of the season. Papelbon dropped the appeal of his three-game suspension for hitting Baltimore’s Manny Machado, so he’ll be out for the seven remaining games of Washington’s season. “The behavior exhibited by Papelbon yesterday […]

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An Emotional Wright Realizes His Dream To Return To Post Season

An article by posted on September 27, 2015 0 Comments
An Emotional Wright Realizes His Dream To Return To Post Season

It was a long road back to the playoffs for Mets captain David Wright. Since 2006, Wright has gone through two heartbreaking collapses in 2007 and 2008, years of watching the team struggle through financial constraints, and suffering through numerous injuries including a most daunting diagnosis of spinal stenosis. All the while, Wright maintained his […]

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Offense Explodes, Syndergaard Stymies Reds, Mets Magic Number At One!

An article by posted on September 25, 2015 0 Comments
Offense Explodes, Syndergaard Stymies Reds, Mets Magic Number At One!

The New York Mets (87-67) defeated the Cincinnati Reds (63-90) by a score of 12-5 on Friday night at Great American Ball Park, taking the second game of the four game set and reducing their magic number to the lonely number one to clinch the NL East. Pitching: All hail the mighty Thor. What a […]

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Great Expectations: The Yo Show Returns

An article by posted on September 22, 2015 0 Comments
Great Expectations: The Yo Show Returns

Yoenis Cespedes looks to be getting back on track with a very nice night at the plate against the Atlanta Braves on Monday. The Yo Show returned with a 3-for-4 performance that included two doubles and a single. Yoenis was mired in an 0-for-19 slump before doubling on Sunday off CC Sabathia. His double on […]

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Mets Take Subway Series Opener With 5-1 Defeat Of Yankees

An article by posted on September 18, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Take Subway Series Opener With 5-1 Defeat Of Yankees

The New York Mets (84-63) defeated the New York Yankees (80-66) by a score of 5-1 on Friday night at Citi Field, taking the opener of the Subway Series and reducing their magic number to clinch the NL East to eight. Pitching: Steven Matz started the game just a bit amped up to say the […]

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