Tag: offense

How Vital is a Quick Start to the Season?

An article by posted on March 28, 2016 0 Comments
How Vital is a Quick Start to the Season?

As I grow older, I’m quick to forget what my mind doesn’t consider important. It’s been years since I remembered the name of the first girl I kissed, but I know the full name of the first female to break my heart. I don’t remember the last time I was in Shea Stadium, but I’ll […]

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Featured Article: FanGraphs Projects 84 Win Season For Mets

An article by posted on January 21, 2016 0 Comments
Featured Article: FanGraphs Projects 84 Win Season For Mets

FanGraphs posted their preseason projections for the 2016 season on Tuesday, and surprisingly they have the New York Mets projected for an 84-78 record. The Chicago Cubs tops the National League with 95 wins, followed by the Dodgers with 90, Nationals with 88, and the Giants with 86. The Mets are tied with the Cardinals and […]

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Alderson Praises Fans For Their Passion, Proud Of Homegrown Stars

An article by posted on October 23, 2015 0 Comments
Alderson Praises Fans For Their Passion, Proud Of Homegrown Stars

With the Mets headed to the World Series, Sandy Alderson couldn’t be more grateful for the team’s passionate fan base. They supported the team through many difficult seasons, and they have been waiting for years to finally see a winner. “New York has been patient with us, and loyal,” he said after the game. “Our […]

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Current Mets Are Infinitely Better Than Team That Beat Dodgers In July

An article by posted on October 8, 2015 0 Comments
Current Mets Are Infinitely Better Than Team That Beat Dodgers In July

While the usual suspects in the media and the folks at the Whinery continue to drum up fear and using flawed logic to push their agenda that the Mets will not escape from Los Angeles alive, I’d urge you to mute out that sort of noise pollution and word vomit. First of all, the Mets […]

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Eric Young Could Be Mets Secret Weapon In Postseason

An article by posted on September 3, 2015 0 Comments
Eric Young Could Be Mets Secret Weapon In Postseason

Jared Diamond of the Wall Street Journal says that Eric Young could emerge as the Mets’ secret weapon in the playoffs. Even though Young has underwhelming numbers at the plate throughout his career, he adds another element to the team with his excellent speed and base running ability. “There’s no question he brings a different […]

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Waiting for Cespedes

An article by posted on August 21, 2015 0 Comments
Waiting for Cespedes

Yoenis Cespedes has already had a big impact on the Mets in his short time with the team. His acquisition alone has been lauded by Mets players as a sign that the front office was finally willing to go all in for a playoff run. His daily presence in the Mets lineup has helped create a […]

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It’s Playoffs or Bust for the Amazins

An article by posted on August 19, 2015 0 Comments
It’s Playoffs or Bust for the Amazins

It is now Playoffs or Bust time for the Mets and the latest baseball odds have the team’s chances of winning the World Series in the top five of all MLB teams. With the team sitting on a 4.5 game lead and the Magic Number down to 40 entering play on August 19th, making the […]

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MMO Players of the Week: The Good, the Great, and the Amazin’

An article by posted on August 18, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Players of the Week: The Good, the Great, and the Amazin’

It’s been one of those classic up and down weeks for the Metsies: losing a series on the road, sweeping a four game series, then getting swept at home. It’s clear to most that the Mets are the new favorites to win the division, but there is some major work to be done before they […]

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Featured Post: What Would It Cost To Keep Cespedes?

An article by posted on August 16, 2015 0 Comments
Featured Post: What Would It Cost To Keep Cespedes?

The move to obtain Yoenis Cespedes to bolster the (deservedly) maligned Met offense has signaled an important shift in the thinking of the club’s front office. Following a string of losing seasons rivaled only by the desultory performance of the Houston Astros over the same period, the Sandy Alderson regime who have steadfastly adhered to […]

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Mets Have Become A Force To Be Reckoned With

An article by posted on August 14, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Have Become A Force To Be Reckoned With

Las Vegas bookmaker Bovada released their latest World Series odds on Thursday, and the New York Mets continue to shoot up their rankings. The Mets now have the 5th best odds among all MLB teams at 9/1 which also ranks third in the National League. Shockingly (not really!) the Washington Nationals have dropped out of their […]

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