Tag: playoffs

Nats All Star Catcher Wilson Ramos Out For Season With Torn ACL

An article by posted on September 27, 2016 0 Comments
Nats All Star Catcher Wilson Ramos Out For Season With Torn ACL

Update: It’s a torn ACL for Wilson Ramos. He’s done for at least 6 months. Over the past two weeks, the Washington Nationals have suffered a number of injuries to some of their core players, capped off by the potential loss of all-star catcher Wilson Ramos, who appeared to injure his right knee badly on […]

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MMO Players Of The Week: Who Else But Rivera and Thor!

An article by posted on September 19, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Players Of The Week: Who Else But Rivera and Thor!

With just under two weeks left in the 2016 regular season, the New York Mets are making their final push to position themselves as the top Wild Card seed, giving them home field advantage for the one-game playoff. After a sweep over the weekend of the Minnesota Twins, and the San Francisco Giants splitting their […]

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MMO Players Of The Week: Cespedes and Lugo

An article by posted on September 15, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Players Of The Week: Cespedes and Lugo

After another successful week for the New York Mets, going 5-1 against the Cincinnati Reds and Atlanta Braves from September 5-11, they now hold a half game lead over the St. Louis Cardinals for the second wild card spot before their Tuesday night game against the Washington Nationals. The Mets held a six-game winning streak […]

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Kelly Johnson Helps Mets Keep Wild Card Lead

An article by posted on September 10, 2016 0 Comments
Kelly Johnson Helps Mets Keep Wild Card Lead

Clutch hitting machine, Kelly Johnson did it again on Friday night as the Mets beat the Braves by a score of 6-4. With the team tying the game up in the eighth inning, Johnson came to the plate with the opportunity to put them ahead. Kelly of course would rip a double down the right-field […]

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Amazin’ Metscast: Casey Stern, Wild Card Frenzy, Conforto, Matz & More

An article by posted on September 1, 2016 0 Comments
Amazin’ Metscast: Casey Stern, Wild Card Frenzy, Conforto, Matz & More

The Amazin’ Metscast – Episode 8 Casey Stern returns to the Amazin’ Metscast for episode 8 as we discuss all the craziness that surrounds the recent surge of the NY Mets in the Wild Card standings. Casey and I take a look at how the Mets have handled Steven Matz and Michael Conforto this season […]

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If Struggles Continue, Mets Should Play for 2017

An article by posted on August 19, 2016 0 Comments
If Struggles Continue, Mets Should Play for 2017

The Mets have a decision to make soon. They’ll have a shot to seriously get back in the Wild Card hunt with series against the Cardinals and Marlins looming over the next two weeks that should include a healthier Mets roster. But they also could make up no ground or fall back even farther in […]

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It Is Gut Check Time For The Mets

An article by posted on July 30, 2016 0 Comments
It Is Gut Check Time For The Mets

The losses are mounting. Runners continue to be stranded. Opportunity after opportunity is being squandered. Slowly the ship is beginning to sink on what was supposed to be a promising season. After things were looking up for the team, getting back to being just 4.5 games out of first place. The Nationals have taken care […]

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Why the Mets Will Need a Major Change to Make Postseason

An article by posted on July 29, 2016 0 Comments
Why the Mets Will Need a Major Change to Make Postseason

The Mets were only a .500 team through most of the first four months of last year. But the acquisition of Yoenis Cespedes changed everything. The Mets went on a tear after acquiring Cespedes, ran away with the NL East and won the pennant as the Nationals skidded into oblivion. Had the Mets not traded for […]

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The Amazin’ Metscast: Casey Stern, The NL East And The Trading Deadline

An article by posted on July 21, 2016 0 Comments
The Amazin’ Metscast: Casey Stern, The NL East And The Trading Deadline

The Amazin’ Metscast: Episode Two We spend some time with Casey Stern of “MLB on TBS” and MLB Network Radio on “Sirius/XM” to discuss the upcoming trading deadline, the National League East and if he believes the Mets have what it takes to make the playoffs this year. On the show, we recap the start […]

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Remembering & Hopefully Forgetting the House of Horrors

An article by posted on June 23, 2016 0 Comments
Remembering & Hopefully Forgetting the House of Horrors

Braves Move Hopefully Exercises Historical Demons Today marks the Mets second trip to Atlanta in 2016, the final year for the stadium’s vile, painful, and wretched existence as a baseball venue.  After the final regular season game for the Atlanta Braves on October 2nd, barring a playoff appearance (LOL),  the city of Atlanta had originally […]

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Talkin’ Mets: Voice of Las Vegas 51s Russ Langer, Bleacher Report’s Danny Knobler Checks In

An article by posted on June 5, 2016 0 Comments
Talkin’ Mets: Voice of Las Vegas 51s Russ Langer, Bleacher Report’s Danny Knobler Checks In

The Mets are now 55 games in so it’s time to take a look at where the team is at with a third of the season in the books. I give my grades and talk about how the team has fared so far this season. Despite the struggles, the Mets are in a good place, […]

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