Tag: OPS

MMO Mailbag: Trading For Todd Frazier, Moving Wright To First Base

An article by posted on November 23, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Mailbag: Trading For Todd Frazier, Moving Wright To First Base

Tom K. asks… I am not a big Lucas Duda fan mostly because his cold streaks drive me nuts. He has like four hot weeks spread out over a six month season. If David Wright is eventually going to be moved to 1B for health and durability issues, why not do it now and trade […]

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Featured Post: Alderson Admits “He Missed” On Dodgers 3B Justin Turner

An article by posted on October 8, 2015 0 Comments
Featured Post: Alderson Admits “He Missed” On Dodgers 3B Justin Turner

On December 2nd, 2013 the New York Mets decided to non-tender then-utility infielder Justin Turner. Essentially, the Mets front office decided to release Turner because he was due a raise in arbitration that would have paid him $750 thousand dollars. However, after a tide of shock and dismay by Mets fans on social media, two days […]

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Cespedes Will Seek Six-Year Deal, But Will It Be With Mets?

An article by posted on September 19, 2015 0 Comments
Cespedes Will Seek Six-Year Deal, But Will It Be With Mets?

Mets outfielder Yoenis Cespedes told Marly Rivera of ESPN Deportes  that he will be seeking at least a six-year deal this Winter when he becomes a free agent. “My only hope is to stay healthy,” Cespedes said. “I’m not thinking about a contract, but I do know that I will be looking for a contract that is six years […]

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Travis d’Arnaud Is Blossoming Into One Of MLB’s Top Catchers

An article by posted on September 15, 2015 0 Comments
Travis d’Arnaud Is Blossoming Into One Of MLB’s Top Catchers

Last night with the Mets returning home after an 8-2 road trip, it was Travis d’Arnaud‘s turn to play Mr. Clutch. With the Mets trailing the Miami Marlins 3-1 in the bottom of the sixth inning, d’Arnaud belted a two-run homer to straight away center that tied the game at three. The Mets went on […]

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MMO Original: Predicting The Mets’ Post Season Roster

An article by posted on September 11, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Original: Predicting The Mets’ Post Season Roster

With the New York Mets now at 96.8 percent odds to make the postseason, me and a couple of my co-writers decided to have a little exercise and speculate what the Mets postseason roster would look like. Please keep in mind that we are assuming all players are healthy and that we completed this five […]

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Mets Have A Formidable Lineup Against Lefties

An article by posted on August 26, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Have A Formidable Lineup Against Lefties

Do the Mets have one of the most dangerous lineups in the league against left-handed pitching? It certainly looks that way with the way they are hitting lately. New York recently crushed Phillies’ lefty Adam Morgan during Tuesday’s 16 run explosion at Citizens Bank Park, and they also scored 11 runs against Rockies left-hander Chris […]

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Lagares Rewards Collins With Impressive Day At the Plate

An article by posted on August 12, 2015 0 Comments
Lagares Rewards Collins With Impressive Day At the Plate

During the Mets 4-0 win over the Rockies, Juan Lagares had one of his best games of the season. He collected three hits in five at-bats, and he drove in two RBI. He led off the game with a double in the first inning, and he then belted another extra base hit that drove in […]

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Mets Trade Buzz: Amazins Shift Their Attention To Gerardo Parra

An article by posted on July 22, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Trade Buzz: Amazins Shift Their Attention To Gerardo Parra

According to Jon Heyman of CBS Sports, the Mets have shifted their interest to Brewers outfielder Gerardo Parra. This comes a day after Joel Sherman indicated the Mets are now targeting a left-handed hitting outfielder. Parra, 28, has become very popular of late as more and more teams realize his value and versatility. The two-time […]

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Dodgers Looking To Move Infielder For Starting Pitcher

An article by posted on May 20, 2015 0 Comments
Dodgers Looking To Move Infielder For Starting Pitcher

According to beat reporter Mark Saxon of ESPN LA, the Los Angeles Dodgers are in the market for a starting pitcher now that Hyun-jin Ryu is contemplating shoulder surgery and after already losing Brandon McCarthy for the season. Saxon believes they’d be willing to move Cuban infielder Alex Guerrero, given their excess of third baseman. The 28 year old […]

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Mets Rank Near Bottom In Most Offensive Categories

An article by posted on May 13, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Rank Near Bottom In Most Offensive Categories

Since the end of their 11-game winning streak on April 24th, the Mets have averaged just three runs a game and posted a .224 average, both are ranked dead last in the NL. Here are some disturbing trends: Leading off an inning the Mets are batting .193 with a .278 on-base percentage in 284 plate […]

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