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MMO Fan Shot: The 2017 Mets “Walk Year” Season

An article by posted on September 2, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Fan Shot: The 2017 Mets “Walk Year” Season

An MMO Fan Shot by The Metssiah Neil Walker’s 2016 season perfectly highlights the potential risks/rewards associated with contract years for players. In his 2016 “walk year”, Neil Walker was posting the best numbers of his professional career. His .282/.347/.476 slash line represents his highest ever. His 23 long balls tied a career high. Neil was stepping up […]

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Gsellman Puts Himself In Mets’ 5th Starter Conversation

An article by posted on August 8, 2016 0 Comments
Gsellman Puts Himself In Mets’ 5th Starter Conversation

With a great stretch of starts in Triple-A, Robert Gsellman is a potential candidate to replace Logan Verrett in the rotation. Terry Collins suggested that prospects like Gsellman and Gabriel Ynoa are being considered for the 5th starter role in addition to Jon Niese. “I think anytime is right if a guy is good enough,” […]

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Mets Should Focus On Relievers Not Starters In Trade Deadline Deals

An article by posted on July 20, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Should Focus On Relievers Not Starters In Trade Deadline Deals

With names like Andrew Cashner, Rich Hill, Jon Niese, Jeremy Hellickson and Michael Pineda circulating as potential trade bait on or before the trade deadline, the Mets would be best served by bolstering their bullpen rather than seeking a starting pitcher to replace innings lost due to Matt Harvey’s season-ending surgery. The current Bartolo Colon, […]

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A Case For Eduardo Nunez

An article by posted on June 28, 2016 0 Comments
A Case For Eduardo Nunez

With the Mets sitting precariously in third place, it is almost universally accepted that Sandy Alderson will have to swing a trade or make a signing to cement the Mets as legitimate contenders from an offensive perspective.  Sure the sixth-year General Manager brought in Jose Reyes and worked out Yulieski Gourriel, but let’s face it, […]

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2016 MLB Draft: Five Players The Mets Could Select

An article by posted on June 6, 2016 0 Comments
2016 MLB Draft: Five Players The Mets Could Select

Photo: Wake Forest The First Year Player Draft is quickly approaching: three days, and thankfully dwindling. I’m getting antsy waiting to see who will be a new Mets Top Prospect, and there’s so much to look forward to as the Mets have 41 picks waiting to happen. Today however, we have a list of five […]

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2016 MLB Draft: BA Tabs 3B Will Craig, OF Buddy Reed For Mets

An article by posted on May 16, 2016 0 Comments
2016 MLB Draft: BA Tabs 3B Will Craig, OF Buddy Reed For Mets

Will Craig, Wake Forest (Photo: Brian Westerholt) Baseball America rolled out their 3rd mock for the upcoming draft in June. Lets take a look at the two picks they projected for the Mets in the first round. As we get closer to the draft, it seems more likely that the Mets are going to go with some […]

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MMO Players of the Week: Deja-Vu All Over Again

An article by posted on April 26, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Players of the Week: Deja-Vu All Over Again

What do I love more than the Mets? The Mets when they win. And boy, did they win this week. After failing to take advantage of the weak schedule very early on, they got right back on track with two series wins in Cleveland and Philadelphia, and a sweep in Atlanta to close out the […]

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MMO Top 30 Prospects: No. 10 Robert Gsellman, RHP

An article by posted on April 8, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Top 30 Prospects: No. 10 Robert Gsellman, RHP

#10 RHP Robert Gsellman Ht: 6’4″ Wt: 200 Age: 7/18/1993 (22) 2015 Level: Single A Port St Lucie Mets, Double AA Binghamton Mets MiLB Statistics: 24 G, 24 GS, 143.1 IP, 13-7 W-L, 2.89 ERA, 1.14 WHIP, 86 K’s We are now diving into our Top 10 with our third straight right-handed pitcher following Logan Verrett (#11) and Seth Lugo (#12). Despite midseason trades, the Mets still have […]

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MMO Game Thread: Red Sox vs Mets, 1:10 PM (SNY/WOR)

An article by posted on March 20, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Red Sox vs Mets, 1:10 PM (SNY/WOR)

The New York Mets will host the Boston Red Sox this afternoon at Tradition Field. Due to potential thunderstorms, LHP David Price who was due to pitch against today’s Mets starter Noah Syndergaard, will be replaced by RHP Heath Hembree in the 1:10 PM contest. New York Mets Curtis Granderson – RF David Wright – […]

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Featured Article: Wuilmer Becerra Goes From Throw-In To Big Win

An article by posted on March 2, 2016 0 Comments
Featured Article: Wuilmer Becerra Goes From Throw-In To Big Win

An MMO Fan Shot by Matthew Sitler It was the 17th of December, 2012, when the New York Mets and the Toronto Blue Jays made their blockbuster deal official. The deal involved the reigning National League Cy Young winner and two of MLB’s top 30 prospects. The Mets sent the Jays knuckle-baller R.A. Dickey and […]

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Alderson Was Wrong About Cespedes… In July

An article by posted on January 9, 2016 0 Comments
Alderson Was Wrong About Cespedes… In July

When assessing what’s left of this offseason, Sandy Alderson has given fair critiques on what remains. He has stated Yoenis Cespedes was a square peg for a round hole. In essence, Alderson was saying Cespedes’ bat doesn’t justify his poor defense. Last year, Cespedes’ UZR (Ultimate Zone Rating) in center field was -3.2, which is also his career average. UZR tells […]

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