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Nine Potential Mets Bullpen Targets

An article by posted on July 23, 2016 0 Comments
Nine Potential Mets Bullpen Targets

Adding a middle reliever before the Aug. 1 trade deadline “has become a near certainty” for the Mets, according to what team officials have told Newsday’s Marc Carig. “The reality is as you move through the season, bullpens get taxed,” Mets assistant general manager John Ricco told Newsday. “Certainly, this year, we’re looking toward fortifying […]

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Zack Wheeler Throws Bullpen Session in Miami

An article by posted on July 22, 2016 0 Comments
Zack Wheeler Throws Bullpen Session in Miami

Zack Wheeler rejoined the Mets in Miami and threw a bullpen session in front of pitching coach Dan Warthen, Kristie Ackert of the Daily News reports. During the session, Wheeler threw 30 pitches without incident. “I’m happy where I’m at right now,” Wheeler told reporters in Miami. The next step for the 26-year old right-hander […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Phillies at 1:35 PM (Cespedes Back!)

An article by posted on July 17, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Phillies at 1:35 PM (Cespedes Back!)

Sunday, July 17, 2016 • 1:35 p.m. Citizens Bank Park • Philadelphia, PA RHP Jacob deGrom (5-4, 2.61) vs. RHP Zach Eflin (2-2, 4.08)  PIX11 • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM After Saturday night’s 4-2 loss to Philadelphia, the Mets slipped to 7 games behind the NL East leading Nationals. They will turn […]

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5 Things We Learned From Sandy Alderson

An article by posted on June 28, 2016 0 Comments
5 Things We Learned From Sandy Alderson

Mets general manager Sandy Alderson spoke to reporters today at Nationals Park in DC and addressed some of the issues making headlines over the last 24 hours. 1. Left-hander Steven Matz does have a bone spur in his pitching elbow, but he will attempt to pitch through it. Alderson said the bone spur will not […]

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

An article by posted on June 21, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Royals vs Mets, 7:10 PM

Tuesday, June 21, 2016 • 7:10 p.m. Citi Field • Flushing, N.Y. RHP Ian Kennedy (5-5, 4.17) vs. RHP Bartolo Colon (6-3, 3.01) SNY • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The Mets have lost three straight games and are 4-6 in their last 10 games. Starting tonight, New York will play 20 straight […]

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Collins Not Losing Hope Despite Falling 6 Games Out

An article by posted on June 19, 2016 0 Comments
Collins Not Losing Hope Despite Falling 6 Games Out

With the Mets six games behind the Nationals, Terry Collins says isn’t time to panic yet. The Mets have dropped two games in a row to the last place Braves, but Collins believes his team will turn things around very soon. “We’ve got [the first-place Washington Nationals] seven times over the next [three] weeks,” the Mets manager said […]

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It’s Too Early To Hit The Panic Button

An article by posted on June 15, 2016 0 Comments
It’s Too Early To Hit The Panic Button

Look, I get it. The Mets have been playing less than .500 baseball for over a month and a half. They have a 19-21 record since May 1 and find themselves five games behind the division-leading Washington Nationals. This is not unfamiliar territory for the Mets, we’ve seen this before in 2015 and we all […]

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MMO Players Of The Week: A Dark Knight Returns, A Granderson Sighting

An article by posted on June 13, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Players Of The Week: A Dark Knight Returns, A Granderson Sighting

Another tough week for the Mets came and went during Sunday June 5th to Saturday June 11th. The Mets went 3-4 during that stretch, and yet again, had trouble driving runners in with less than two outs, a startling trend that seems to be taking place more and more as the season progresses. The Mets […]

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Braves Deal Kelly Johnson Back To Mets

An article by posted on June 8, 2016 0 Comments
Braves Deal Kelly Johnson Back To Mets

According to MLB Network citing sources, it looks like the New York Mets have swung a deal with the Atlanta Braves for utility infielder and outfielder Kelly Johnson. The Mets are reportedly sending pitching prospect Akeel Morris to the Braves in exchange for Johnson. Additionally, the Mets are getting cash back in the deal. Johnson, […]

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Pirates Sweep Doubleheader With 3-1 Win Over The Mets

An article by posted on June 7, 2016 0 Comments
Pirates Sweep Doubleheader With 3-1 Win Over The Mets

The New York Mets (31-26) were defeated by the Pittsburgh Pirates (32-26) by a score of 3-1 as they swept the doubleheader. Pitching: Jacob deGrom again put forth a quality start, pitching six innings while allowing three runs. Jacob gave up six hits, while putting nine Pirates down on strikes. He took the loss as […]

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Michael Fulmer Making Most Of Opportunity

An article by posted on June 3, 2016 0 Comments
Michael Fulmer Making Most Of Opportunity

Steven Matz leads all rookie pitchers in wins, strikeouts, walks per nine, and WAR, clearly an early front runner for National League Rookie of the Year. In the American League, another starting pitcher looks to make his case for the award, and is a familiar name for most Met fans. Michael Fulmer, 23, one of […]

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