Tag: Phillies

You Bet Your Ass I Believe In This Mets Team…

An article by posted on April 16, 2015 0 Comments
You Bet Your Ass I Believe In This Mets Team…

I don’t know about you, but so far I am having a blast watching and rooting for the Mets this season. Who would have thought the Mets would be 6-3 after nine games including taking two of three from the Washington Nationals? The Mets are halfway through April and after completing a sweep of the […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 6, Phillies 1

An article by posted on April 15, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 6, Phillies 1

The Mets (6-3) beat the Phillies (3-6) by a score of 6-1 on Wednesday night, closing out a sweep in their first series at Citi Field this season. Jon Niese made his second start of the year and was good, pitching 6.1 innings of one-run ball, striking out four and dancing around nine hits, two […]

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MMO Game Thread: Phillies vs Mets, 7:10 PM (SNY)

An article by posted on April 15, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Phillies vs Mets, 7:10 PM (SNY)

The Mets wrap up their three game set with the Phillies tonight at Citi Field as Jon Niese takes the mound against Jerome Williams and looks to complete the sweep against Philadelphia. Game time is at 7:10 PM. New York Mets RF C. Granderson (L) C Travis d’Arnaud (R) 1B Lucas Duda (L) LF Michael […]

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Harvey Drills Utley Between The Numbers, Both Benches Warned

An article by posted on April 14, 2015 0 Comments
Harvey Drills Utley Between The Numbers, Both Benches Warned

In whats shaping up to be a wild one at Citi Field tonight between the Mets and the Phillies, both benches got a warning from plate umpire Alfonso Marquez in the fifth inning after Matt Harvey drilled Chase Utley in the back with a pitch. Utley had already homered and singled off the Mets ace, but that […]

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Cuddyer Leaves Game After Taking Pitch Off Hands

An article by posted on April 14, 2015 0 Comments
Cuddyer Leaves Game After Taking Pitch Off Hands

Left fielder Michael Cuddyer left the game in the bottom of the second inning after he was hit by a pitch right on the hands by Phillies starteer David Buchanan. Cuddyer was in obvious pain as he held and shook his left hand. Terry Collins and trainer Ray Ramirez came right out and quickly decided […]

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Phillies’ Cole Hamels Wants To Be Traded

An article by posted on February 19, 2015 0 Comments
Phillies’ Cole Hamels Wants To Be Traded

In an interview with Bob Nightengale of USA Today, Phillies ace Cole Hamels admitted he wants to be traded. Said Hamels: “I just want to win. That’s all. That’s all any competitor wants. And I know it’s not going to happen here. This isn’t what I expected. It’s not what the Phillies expected, either. But […]

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Ranking the NL East Right Fielders

An article by posted on February 16, 2015 0 Comments
Ranking the NL East Right Fielders

1. Giancarlo Stanton (Marlins) – There is no question who is the Top Dog. The only possible question mark about Stanton is if there will be any residual effect from the horrific beaning he took which ended his 2014 season (which does make me wonder if that played any factor in agreeing to sign long term […]

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Mets Invite 17 Non-Roster Players To Big League Camp

An article by posted on January 14, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Invite 17 Non-Roster Players To Big League Camp

The Mets announced that the following 17 non-roster players have been invited to big-league camp. Pitchers Buddy Carlyle Zack Thornton Cody Satterwhite Tyler Pill Matthew Bowman Jon Velasquez Chase Bradford Scott Rice Catchers Kevin Plawecki Johnny Monell Xorge Carrillo Infielders Brandon Allen Matt Reynolds Daniel Muno Gavin Cecchini Outfielders Brandon Nimmo Alex Castellanos Spring Training […]

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Ranking the National League East Shortstops

An article by posted on January 4, 2015 0 Comments
Ranking the National League East Shortstops

Shortstop is a position where we still might see some additional flux between now and Opening Day – maybe not with the Mets as Flores will likely be starting in April, but almost certainly in Philadelphia. So for now, how do the shortstops stack up in the National League East? 1. Andrelton Simmons (Braves) – […]

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Pirates Placed Winning Bid On Korean Shortstop Jung-Ho Kang

An article by posted on December 22, 2014 0 Comments
Pirates Placed Winning Bid On Korean Shortstop Jung-Ho Kang

According to Jon Heyman of CBS Sports, the Pittsburgh Pirates won the bidding for Korean shortstop Jung-ho Kang. The amount of the winning bid was reportedly around $5 million, and the Nexen Heroes of the Korea Baseball Organization have accepted it. December 21 I spoke with a former MMO Writer who has since left our merry […]

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Mets Announce John Mayberry Signing, DFA Gonzalez Germen

An article by posted on December 15, 2014 0 Comments
Mets Announce John Mayberry Signing, DFA Gonzalez Germen

As was widely expected, to make room on the 40-man roster for outfielder John Mayberry Jr. the Mets have designated right-hander Gonzalez Germen for assignment. Germen spent parts of two seasons in the Mets’ bullpen, posting a combined 4.31 ERA with 64 strikeouts in 65 innings. December 12 Adam Rubin of ESPN New York confirms […]

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