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Dominic Smith Named Third Best First Base Prospect

An article by posted on January 23, 2016 0 Comments
Dominic Smith Named Third Best First Base Prospect

Last night before all the craziness and joy of the Mets bringing back Yoenis Cespedes, MLB Pipeline announced their Top 10 first base prospects. Mets prospect Dominic Smith came in at #3 after the Astros A.J. Reed (former Mets draft pick) and the Pirates Josh Bell. Smith is coming off a great season in which he was the Florida State League Most Valuable […]

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Brandon Nimmo Looking Forward To 2016 Season

An article by posted on January 15, 2016 0 Comments
Brandon Nimmo Looking Forward To 2016 Season

In an interview for MLB.com, Mets prospect Brandon Nimmo discusses the ups and downs of his 2015 season. For the third year in a row, injuries impacted his ability to have that truly breakthrough season everyone has been waiting for. He also discusses how he had to mentally adapt after his promotion from Double-A Binghamton […]

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Nats Trade Drew Storen To Jays For Ben Revere

An article by posted on January 8, 2016 0 Comments
Nats Trade Drew Storen To Jays For Ben Revere

Jon Heyman is reporting that the Washington Nationals have dealt former closer Drew Storen to the Toronto Blue Jays in return for outfielder Ben Revere. The Nats are also sending some cash and a player to be named later to the Jays. Not a bad deal for both sides. I like Revere, he puts the […]

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Death, Taxes and Ben Zobrist

An article by posted on December 9, 2015 0 Comments
Death, Taxes and Ben Zobrist

The only sure things in life are death and taxes. Nobody knows that better than the New York Mets this morning as Day 3 of the Winter Meetings begins in Nashville. On Tuesday, the Mets were feeling chipper and were on top of the world, oozing with confidence that they had made the first signature […]

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MMO Fan Shot: What Should Mets Do This Offseason?

An article by posted on November 22, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Fan Shot: What Should Mets Do This Offseason?

An MMO Fan Shot by Dave in Spain I’ve been thinking a lot lately about the Mets and how they can improve for 2016. I don´t think they need to make a lot of changes, as the core of the team is pretty good. But here are my thoughts on what they should do. Team […]

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Mets Hoping To Set Table For Lucas Duda And Get Offense Going

An article by posted on October 30, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Hoping To Set Table For Lucas Duda And Get Offense Going

Mets first baseman Lucas Duda has been a streaky hitter all season. He struggled in the NLDS and for the early part of the NLCS. But Duda broke out in a big way in Game 4 of the NLCS, going 3-for-4 with two doubles, a homer and collecting 5 RBIs. And he has four hits in […]

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Mets Pitchers Won’t Change Approach Against Royals

An article by posted on October 27, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Pitchers Won’t Change Approach Against Royals

  Despite the Royals success against power pitching this season, Terry Collins and the Mets aren’t concerned. They won’t alter their game plan, and they will continue to do what’s made them successful all year. “Successful pitchers pitch to their strength,” manager Terry Collins said. “If that’s your main pitch, that’s what you’re throwing. What […]

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Former Met Al Leiter Praises Amazins’ Young Staff

An article by posted on October 26, 2015 0 Comments
Former Met Al Leiter Praises Amazins’ Young Staff

Former Mets pitcher and current YES and MLB Network analyst, Al Leiter, had some pretty kind words to say about the current young Mets pitching staff. In fact, Leiter believes that there is truly no real comparison to what these young arms have been doing, especially in the postseason. “If you’re talking about the combination […]

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Going, Going, Gone: Murphy Will Command Five-Year, $75 Million Deal

An article by posted on October 26, 2015 0 Comments
Going, Going, Gone: Murphy Will Command Five-Year, $75 Million Deal

According to Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe, the stock is rising fast for Mets second baseman Daniel Murphy and there’s a lot of buzz surrounding him right now. While polling scouts, managers, and general managers about the upcoming class of free agents, one American League general manager had the following to say about Murphy […]

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Will Royals Have An Edge Against Mets’ Power Pitching?

An article by posted on October 26, 2015 0 Comments
Will Royals Have An Edge Against Mets’ Power Pitching?

After dominating the Cubs’ powerful lineup in the NLCS, the Mets may face their biggest challenge yet against the Royals. While Kansas City’s lineup isn’t nearly as dangerous, they could match up better against Mets’ star studded staff due to their excellent contact hitting skills. The Royals had the best strikeout rate in the majors […]

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