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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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Top Pitching Prospect Julio Urias To Debut Against Mets Tonight

An article by posted on May 27, 2016 0 Comments
Top Pitching Prospect Julio Urias To Debut Against Mets Tonight

After dominating Triple A hitters in the Pacific Coast League with a 1.10 ERA, .780 WHIP and 9.7 K/9 rate, the Dodgers have announced that top prospect Julio Urias will be making his MLB debut against Jacob deGrom and the Mets tonight at Citi Field. But Urias isn’t your typical blue chip prospect. In 2012, […]

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Wright And Team Unhappy With How Harvey Handled Media

An article by posted on May 26, 2016 0 Comments
Wright And Team Unhappy With How Harvey Handled Media

Third baseman David Wright, let it be known yesterday that he and some of his teammates were not thrilled with how Matt Harvey dodged the media after his start on Tuesday night. Mike Puma of the New York Post spoke with the Mets captain about Harvey, his struggles, and his stand with the media. Harvey is coming […]

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