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Six-Man Rotation: Collins Says Harvey Needs To “Get Over It”

An article by posted on July 5, 2015 0 Comments
Six-Man Rotation: Collins Says Harvey Needs To “Get Over It”

Matt Harvey told reporters that he still doesn’t like pitching on extra rest following the Mets’ 4-3 loss in Los Angeles on Saturday. “With the six-man and then the day off, throwing last Saturday and then pitching this Saturday was tough,” Harvey told reporters after game. “We’re all having to deal with it. It’s not […]

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Don’t Count Out Michael Fulmer

An article by posted on July 5, 2015 0 Comments
Don’t Count Out Michael Fulmer

Steven Matz’s record setting debut had Met fans abuzz last weekend. Pre-game press stories hyping the event called Matz’s Citi Field ascendency ‘the final call up of the crop of Met ‘uber-pitching prospects,’ the last piece of Sandy Alderson’s Met pitching puzzle. Certainly, the highly touted cadre of young Met pitching prospects made being a […]

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It’s Time to Start Capitalizing

An article by posted on July 3, 2015 0 Comments
It’s Time to Start Capitalizing

You know that feeling you get when you do something so amazing–like make an insane basketball trick shot or miraculously catch a falling box of cereal just before it crashes to the ground–you even surprise yourself, but you look around and no one witnessed you do it, like it’s just been wasted? I can only […]

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MMO Game Thread: Cubs vs Mets, 1:10 PM

An article by posted on July 2, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Cubs vs Mets, 1:10 PM

The New York Mets will try to avoid the second sweep at the hands of the Chicago Cubs this season in an afternoon contest at Citi Field. Jake Arrieta (7-5, 2.94) will be on the mound for the Cubs, while the Mets counter with reigning rookie of the year Jacob deGrom (8-5, 2.15) in a 1:10 […]

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

An article by posted on July 1, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Cubs vs Mets, 7:10 PM

The New York Mets and the Chicago Cubs will play the second of their three game set on Wednesday night at Citi Field. Bartolo Colon (9-6, 4.89) will pitch for the Mets and he’ll be opposed by Jon Lester (4-6, 4.03) for the Cubs, with first pitch scheduled for 7:10 PM. Bartolo Colon is tied […]

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Collins’ Frustration Boils Over As Mets Offensive Woes Continue

An article by posted on July 1, 2015 0 Comments
Collins’ Frustration Boils Over As Mets Offensive Woes Continue

After last night’s frustrating 1-0 loss to the Chicago Cubs in which the team squandered another excellent pitching performance, this time by Jon Niese, manager Terry Collins lost his cool when asked about losing his fourth straight game to the Cubs this season. “I don’t give a shit if it’s the Cubs or it’s the […]

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Mets Minor League Recap: Fulmer Impresses Again, Mejia Throws For Vegas

An article by posted on June 30, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Minor League Recap: Fulmer Impresses Again, Mejia Throws For Vegas

  Sacramento 14, Las Vegas (45-33)  7 Vic Black had a typical Vic Black outing walking three guys to load the bases but getting a strike out to end the inning without any damage. Jenrry Mejia also made an appearance on his way back pitching a scoreless 9th inning with two strikeouts. Starter Tyler Pill […]

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Finally, Flores and Tejada Played At Their Best Defensive Positions

An article by posted on June 29, 2015 0 Comments
Finally, Flores and Tejada Played At Their Best Defensive Positions

Better late than never? After nearly three months as the Mets’ everyday shortstop, Wilmer Flores started at second base on Sunday, and wouldn’t you know it, he looked great. Last week, Terry Collins told reporters he was coming around on moving Flores to second, after weeks and weeks of resisting it for fear of hurting […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Brewers, 2:10 PM

An article by posted on June 25, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Brewers, 2:10 PM

With their losing streak at seven games and their record having dipped below .500, the New York Mets will try to end a disastrous road trip with a win in Milwaukee against the Brewers before heading back home to Citi Field on Friday. Jacob deGrom (7-5, 2.34) starts for the Mets and he will oppose Brewers […]

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An Open Letter To Sandy Alderson

An article by posted on June 24, 2015 0 Comments
An Open Letter To Sandy Alderson

Dear Mr. Alderson, We – the worldwide group of Mets fans – have gone through a lot. After two epic collapses in 2007 and 2008, we have patiently endured a slow and gradual rebuild that has essentially lasted six years. First the “tear down” of “Los Mets” from 2009 through 2011. Then from 2012 through […]

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