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3 Up 3 Down: Mets Keep Things Rolling in Cincy, Sweep Reds

An article by posted on September 8, 2016 0 Comments
3 Up 3 Down: Mets Keep Things Rolling in Cincy, Sweep Reds

3 Up 1. The ReplaceMets The Mets opened the series against the Cincinnati Reds just hours after they wrapped up their series against the Nationals late Sunday night. It was a quick turnaround, so Terry Collins opted to go with the B lineup for the early afternoon game. Luckily the Mets didn’t miss a beat. In […]

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Curtis Granderson: A Deserving Nominee for Roberto Clemente Award

An article by posted on September 6, 2016 0 Comments
Curtis Granderson: A Deserving Nominee for Roberto Clemente Award

Major League Baseball announced this afternoon, this year’s 30 club nominees for the annual Roberto Clemente Award, given in recognition of a player who best represents the game of baseball through extraordinary character, community involvement, philanthropy and positive contributions, both on and off the field. Each club nominates one player to be considered for the […]

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David Wright to See Dr. Watkins for a Checkup

An article by posted on September 6, 2016 0 Comments
David Wright to See Dr. Watkins for a Checkup

According to Jon Heyman of Today’s Knuckleball, Mets third baseman David Wright will be leaving the team in Cincinnati to travel to Los Angeles to meet with his surgeon, Dr. Robert Watkins, for a regularly scheduled checkup on his surgically repaired neck. The hope is that after the meeting Wright will be cleared by Dr. […]

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Jay Bruce Denies Report He Didn’t Want to Be a Met

An article by posted on September 5, 2016 0 Comments
Jay Bruce Denies Report He Didn’t Want to Be a Met

Jay Bruce denied a report by the Dayton Daily News that he did not want to be traded to New York under any circumstances. Bruce admitted the Big Apple wasn’t his preference, but that the report was exaggerated.  “That’s not how it went,” he said. “I got a chance to come play in a playoff race, […]

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MMO Game Thread: Nationals @ Mets, 7:10 PM

An article by posted on September 2, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Nationals @ Mets, 7:10 PM

Friday, September 2, 2016 • 7:10 p.m. Citi Field • Flushing, N.Y. RHP AJ Cole (0-1, 4.97) vs. RHP Noah Syndergaard (12-7, 2.55) SNY • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM Even though the Mets dropped the final game of the series, the Mets had a successful four game set with the Marlins, taking […]

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I Hope Collins Gives Conforto Regular Playing Time

An article by posted on September 2, 2016 0 Comments
I Hope Collins Gives Conforto Regular Playing Time

After a long and inexplicable exile, Michael Conforto is finally back with the Mets.  He was gone mostly because Terry Collins had to back up a threat he made after an embarrassing 9-0 loss to the Arizona D’Backs. “And those that don’t want to get after it, I’ll find some who do. Because in Las […]

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3 Up 3 Down: Mets Take Three From Fish

An article by posted on September 2, 2016 0 Comments
3 Up 3 Down: Mets Take Three From Fish

3 Up 1. CespedYES! In the opener on Monday night, the Mets got a very much needed quality start from recent call-up Rafael Montero. He and the entire Mets bullpen kept the Mets in that game, and in the 10th inning of a tie ball game, Yoenis Cespedes finished the job by launching a game winning homerun […]

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Neil Walker Explains Decision To Have Season-Ending Back Surgery

An article by posted on September 1, 2016 0 Comments
Neil Walker Explains Decision To Have Season-Ending Back Surgery

Neil Walker told reporters that after seriously deliberating his situation and considering the advice of several doctors, he made the difficult decision to end his season and have surgery to repair the herniated disc in his back which also caused numbing in one of his toes. The surgery typically has a three-month recovery, and Walker […]

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Dominic Smith Putting An Exclamation Point On Breakout Season

An article by posted on September 1, 2016 0 Comments
Dominic Smith Putting An Exclamation Point On Breakout Season

By the beginning of August, Mets first base prospect Dominic Smith had already proved many of his doubters wrong with what has been the best offensive season of his career. He entered into August with an already career-high 12 home runs, and in fact that his twice as many as he hit in 2015 which was his […]

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Yoenis Cespedes Is On the Best Run in Mets History

An article by posted on September 1, 2016 0 Comments
Yoenis Cespedes Is On the Best Run in Mets History

No one, not even Sandy Alderson himself, knew the Mets were getting this Yoenis Cespedes when they acquired him at the trade deadline last year. In Cespedes’ first three seasons in the majors, he was a .263/.316/.464 hitter who averaged 24 homers and 87 RBI. He was a guy that had a lot of power, […]

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