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

An article by posted on June 14, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Pirates vs Mets, 7:10 PM

Tuesday, June 14, 2016 • 7:10 p.m. Citi Field • Flushing, N.Y. RHP Jamison Taillon (0-0, 4.50) vs. RHP Jacob deGrom (3-2, 2.80) SNY • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The Mets started off well in Milwaukee but it ended in a whimper after a forgettable game in the broiling sun on Saturday […]

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Michael Conforto Received Cortisone Shot For Sore Wrist

An article by posted on June 14, 2016 0 Comments
Michael Conforto Received Cortisone Shot For Sore Wrist

Michael Conforto has a strained cartilage issue in his left wrist the team announced. He met with team doctors on Monday who examined him and administered a cortisone shot in the affected area. Conforto is not in tonight’s lineup and is considered day to day. He told reporters he expects to be back before the […]

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David Freese Is A Good Fit IF He’s Available

An article by posted on June 10, 2016 0 Comments
David Freese Is A Good Fit IF He’s Available

Despite the Pirates being in the thick of the Wild Card race, and there being no reason to expect for them to drop out of the race, Jon Heyman of Today’s Knuckleball wrote that the Pirates could be willing to part with David Freese at the trade deadline.  Heyman believes Freese would be a nice fit […]

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

An article by posted on June 8, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Pirates, 7:05 PM

Wednesday, June 8, 2016 • 7:05 p.m. PNC Park • Pittsburgh, PA RHP Noah Syndergaard (6-2, 1.91) vs. RHP Jameson Taillon (ML debut) SNY • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM Yesterday stunk. Can we do it over? The Mets lost both games of a doubleheader against the Pittsburgh Pirates by the same score of […]

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Doubleheader Game 2: Mets vs Pirates, 7:20 PM

An article by posted on June 7, 2016 0 Comments
Doubleheader Game 2: Mets vs Pirates, 7:20 PM

Tuesday, June 7, 2016 PNC Park • Pittsburgh, PA RHP Jacob deGrom (3-1, 2.62) vs. RHP Juan Nicasio (4-4, 4.75) SNY • ESPN2 • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The Mets and Pirates are set to play the second game of today’s doubleheader featuring Jacob deGrom and Juan Nicasio after the Bucs took […]

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Morning Grind: The Hell With The Future, Go For It Now

An article by posted on June 7, 2016 0 Comments
Morning Grind: The Hell With The Future, Go For It Now

I detest ignorance. And when I see Mets fans and media hearkening to and longing for the faulty policies and impulsive decision-making that set this Mets franchise back for nearly a decade culminating in six consecutive losing seasons, it’s pure unadulterated ignorance at the highest level. It makes my blood boil. This morning I came […]

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Neil Walker Is Pulling A Bernard Gilkey

An article by posted on June 7, 2016 0 Comments
Neil Walker Is Pulling A Bernard Gilkey

For the past year, we have seen the magic that can happen when a player plays for the team he rooted for throughout his entire life.  Steven Matz is an astounding 11-1 as a Met.  Not only has he become a beloved Met, but his grandfather has become a beloved figure as well.  It doesn’t […]

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Neil Walker Readies For Emotional Pittsburgh Return

An article by posted on June 6, 2016 0 Comments
Neil Walker Readies For Emotional Pittsburgh Return

Pittsburgh native, Neil Walker readies for his return tonight to the “steel city,” to face a team he spent his entire career with until this season. He was born in the city that drafted him in 2004, a fairytale story for a hometown hero.  Walker grew up a fan of the Pirates and it was […]

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How Good Is Mets Pitching Coach Dan Warthen

An article by posted on February 1, 2016 0 Comments
How Good Is Mets Pitching Coach Dan Warthen

Back in the 90′s when the Atlanta Braves had a historically dominant rotation that included Tom Glavine, Greg Maddux, and John Smoltz, pitching coach Leo Mazzone was hailed as a genius. When he went to the Baltimore Orioles, not so much. Rick Peterson was also lauded for his work with an A’s rotation comprised of Tim […]

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Mets Acquire Neil Walker From Pirates For Jon Niese

An article by posted on December 9, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Acquire Neil Walker From Pirates For Jon Niese

The New York Mets today announced the club has acquired second baseman Neil Walker from the Pittsburgh Pirates in exchange for lefthanded pitcher Jon Niese. Walker, 30, batted .269 (146-543) with 32 doubles, 16 home runs and 71 RBI in 151 games for Pittsburgh in 2015. His 16 home runs were tied for most by […]

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