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Ron Hunt: The Mets’ First Real All Star

An article by posted on January 13, 2017 0 Comments
Ron Hunt: The Mets’ First Real All Star

As is still the case today, every team gets to send at least one player to the All Star Game. In 1962 and 1963, the Mets sent Richie Ashburn and Duke Snider respectively, although both were well past their prime. But in 1964, for the first time, a Met was selected to start in the […]

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Top Five Mets Concerns For 2017

An article by posted on January 5, 2017 0 Comments
Top Five Mets Concerns For 2017

Yesterday we looked at five reasons to be excited about the 2017 Mets. However, there are certainly some things to be worried about with the current Mets roster, so we must also look at five reasons to be concerned about 2017. 1. 30 Starts Or Bust It is true that the Mets have five starters […]

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Phillies Could Be Interested In Jay Bruce

An article by posted on January 4, 2017 0 Comments
Phillies Could Be Interested In Jay Bruce

According to Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports, the Philadelphia Phillies are looking to add a bat to play a corner outfield position or first base. From the free agent side, the Phillies are interested in Michael Saunders and Brandon Moss. On the trade front, the Phillies could be interested in a hitter like Jay Bruce. […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets @ Reds,12:35 PM

An article by posted on September 7, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets @ Reds,12:35 PM

Wednesday, September 7, 2016 • 12:35 p.m. Great American Ball Park • Cincinnati, OH RHP Noah Syndergaard (12-8, 2.56) vs. RHP Anthony DeSclafani (8-2, 2.93) SNY • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The Mets go for the sweep this afternoon in Cincy! Yesterday the Mets went up early thanks to solo homers from […]

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

An article by posted on September 6, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Reds, 7:10 PM

Tuesday, September 6, 2016 • 7:10 p.m. Great American Ball Park • Cincinnati, OH RHP Rafael Montero (0-0, 3.68) vs. LHP Brandon Finnegan (8-10, 4.19) SNY • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The Mets played a day game on a few hours of sleep yesterday and won! Bartolo Colon was fantastic and Reynolds, […]

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Mets Matters: Reynolds Rakes With One Eye Open

An article by posted on September 6, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Matters: Reynolds Rakes With One Eye Open

To a player, every year is an audition for the next, and here’s hoping the Mets are taking copious notes on Bartolo Colon. With how well he’s pitched, how ravaged the rotation has been, and the uncertainty of Zack Wheeler’s future, it should be a given re-signing Colon is a priority. It doesn’t matter he’s 43, or […]

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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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Mets Are Now The Frontrunners For Jay Bruce

An article by posted on August 1, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Are Now The Frontrunners For Jay Bruce

Update – 11:55 AM MLB’s Jim Duquette reports that the Mets offer for Jay Bruce involves three prospects headlined by 2011 first round draft pick Brandon Nimmo. The Reds had sought to have Dilson Herrera as part of the trade, but Duquette does not believe he would be a part of this trade.  There were […]

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Mets Actively Involved On Jay Bruce

An article by posted on August 1, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Actively Involved On Jay Bruce

Update – 9:56 AM Mike Puma of the New York Post reports the Mets have changed their focus away from Jonathan Lucroy and are now more focused on Jay Bruce as the Reds asking price for Bruce is much lower than the Brewers asking price for Lucroy. According to Jon Morosi of Fox Sports, the Mets are […]

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Reds Could Deal Relievers, Have Shown Interest in Plawecki

An article by posted on July 29, 2016 0 Comments
Reds Could Deal Relievers, Have Shown Interest in Plawecki

According to Zack Buckanan of the Cincinnati Inquirer, the Reds are looking to move Ross Ohlendorf, Blake Wood, and Tony Cingrani at the trade deadline.  The impetus for moving the three relievers is that they will all be more expensive next year. Ohlendorf has made 56 apperances going 5-6 with two saves, a 4.27 ERA, […]

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