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Mets Are Looking For Two Prospects In Exchange For Bruce

An article by posted on 15/01/2017 0 Comments
Mets Are Looking For Two Prospects In Exchange For Bruce

According to a report by Philadelphia beat writer Jim Salisbury of CSNPhilly.com, the New York Mets are holding out for two prospects in exchange for outfielder Jay Bruce. The Phillies, he writes, have had longstanding interest in Bruce, however they are committed to hanging on to their prospects, and feel that they could sign Brandon […]

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MMO Mailbag: NL East Shortstops of the Future

An article by posted on 01/01/2017 0 Comments
MMO Mailbag: NL East Shortstops of the Future

Mitch asks… Once the Mets finally promote Amed Rosario, how do you think all the NL East shortstops will rank let’s say in 2019? There seems to be a lot of great ones in the division. Jacob replies… You’re 100% right, the NL East is stacked with potential All-Stars at the shortstop position. Let’s look […]

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The Phillies are a Possible Match for Jay Bruce

An article by posted on 11/11/2016 0 Comments
The Phillies are a Possible Match for Jay Bruce

The Philadelphia Phillies have been in rebuild mode over the last few seasons and as their young group of players begin to blossom, they are now looking to make some additions to complement their youth. With the Phillies possibly ready to open those purse strings and go after some big names in free agency, it […]

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Memorable Mets: Catcher John Stearns Was One Tough “Dude”

An article by posted on 30/10/2016 0 Comments
Memorable Mets: Catcher John Stearns Was One Tough “Dude”

In the 1973 Amateur Draft, right after the Texas Rangers selected the highly regarded and ultimately ill-fated David Clyde with the first pick, the Phillies used the second selection to take catcher John Stearns out of the University of Colorado. The next two picks both turned out to be hall-of-famers, Robin Yount and Dave Winfield. Since Bob Boone was just starting what would turn […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Phillies, 1:05 PM (LGM! YGB!)

An article by posted on 01/10/2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Phillies, 1:05 PM (LGM! YGB!)

Saturday, October 1, 2016 • 1:05 p.m. Citizens Bank Park • Philadelphia, PA RHP Bartolo Colon (14-8, 3.42) vs. RHP Phil Klein (0-1, 8.22) FOX • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The New York Mets could clinch a play off spot this afternoon at Citizens Bank Park. If the Mets win, they are […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Phillies, 7:05 PM

An article by posted on 30/09/2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Phillies, 7:05 PM

Friday, September 30, 2016 • 7:05 p.m. Citizens Bank Park • Philadelphia, PA RHP Robert Gsellman (3-2, 2.56) vs. RHP Alec Asher (2-0, 1.66) SNY • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The Cardinals and Giants both won on the Mets off day, so the race for the Wild Card just got a little […]

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Mets Sticking to Originally Planned Weekend Rotation

An article by posted on 30/09/2016 0 Comments
Mets Sticking to Originally Planned Weekend Rotation

With Bartolo Colon only lasting 2.1 innings and only having thrown 47 pitches in his start on Monday against the Marlins, the Mets had originally flirted with bringing Colon back on Friday to pitch on short rest. The benefit of his pitching on Friday meant that he would be on his regular rest in case […]

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Colon Dealing With a Tendon Injury in Foot

An article by posted on 28/09/2016 0 Comments
Colon Dealing With a Tendon Injury in Foot

With Matt Harvey, Jacob deGrom, and Steven Matz all needing season ending surgery, Zack Wheeler needing to be shut down after a number of setbacks during his rehabilitation from Tommy John surgery, and Noah Syndergaard dealing with bone spurs in his elbow, everyone has joked about how it was the 43 year old Bartolo Colon […]

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Mets Rally Falls Short, Phillies Prevail 10-8

An article by posted on 24/09/2016 0 Comments
Mets Rally Falls Short, Phillies Prevail 10-8

Despite displaying some tremendous heart after falling behind 10-0 to the Phillies early, the Mets tacked on eighth runs but it wasn’t enough as they lost 10-8 tonight at Citi Field. Pitching Sean Gilmartin got the start for the Mets and had himself a nightmarish first inning, letting up five earned runs on four hits […]

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MMO Game Thread: Phillies vs Mets, 7:10 PM

An article by posted on 24/09/2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Phillies vs Mets, 7:10 PM

Saturday, September 24, 2016 • 7:10 p.m. Citi Field • Flushing, N.Y. RHP Alec Asher (1-0, 2.16) vs. LHP Sean Gilmartin (0-0, 4.76) SNY • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM A day after the epic bat flip, the Mets won again beating the Phillies 10-5 escaping trouble a few times in the game […]

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