Tag: St. Louis Cardinals

MMO Series Preview: Washington Nationals vs. New York Mets

An article by posted on September 2, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Series Preview: Washington Nationals vs. New York Mets

He’s Baaa-Aaack!!! The New York Mets (69-65) have found their stride just in the nick of time. The Mets are 9-4 since their All-Star outfielder Yoenis Cespedes returned, propelling the team right to the top of the wild card race. The Mets enter their first September series just two games behind the St. Louis Cardinals […]

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Amazin’ Finishes: Wild Card Well Within Mets’ Grasp

An article by posted on August 26, 2016 0 Comments
Amazin’ Finishes: Wild Card Well Within Mets’ Grasp

Last night felt so good in a month full of not so good moments for the Mets. It was so satisfying to see them jump out in front and take command of the game en route to a much needed series win against the St. Louis Cardinals. Can you imagine what the alternative could have […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets @ Cardinals, 7:15 PM

An article by posted on August 25, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets @ Cardinals, 7:15 PM

Thursday, August 25, 2016 • 7:15 p.m. (ET) Busch Stadium • St. Louis, MO RHP Seth Lugo (0-2, 3.04) vs. RHP Adam Wainwright (9-7, 4.71) SNY • MLBN • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The Mets winning streak hit a bump in the road yesterday as deGrom struggled in his second straight start […]

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Jay Bruce Not In Lineup, Remains Out With Strained Calf

An article by posted on August 25, 2016 0 Comments
Jay Bruce Not In Lineup, Remains Out With Strained Calf

Right fielder Jay Bruce is not in tonight’s lineup after suffering a strained right calf on Wednesday night. Batting cleanup for the Mets tonight is James Loney who is batting .143 (6-42) with no extra-base hits and two RBI in his last 12 games. Terry Collins said Bruce should be available to pinch hit tonight […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets Pounded for 19 Hits in 8-1 Loss to Cards

An article by posted on August 24, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets Pounded for 19 Hits in 8-1 Loss to Cards

The New York Mets (63-63) were defeated by the St. Louis Cardinals (67-58) by a score of 8-1 on Wednesday night in Busch Stadium. The loss brings the Mets back to .500 and 4.5 games behind the cards for the second wild card spot. Offense: After Jay Bruce led off the second with a bloop […]

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Series Preview: New York Mets vs. St. Louis Cardinals

An article by posted on August 23, 2016 0 Comments
Series Preview: New York Mets vs. St. Louis Cardinals

The New York Mets (62-62) will enter a three-game series against the St. Louis Cardinals (66-57) on Tuesday that will wrap up their ten-game road trip. The Mets, coming off a series split with the San Francisco Giants, are 3-4 on their current road trip and are 4.5 games behind the Cardinals for the second […]

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Struggling Jay Bruce Will Get the Game Off on Saturday

An article by posted on August 20, 2016 0 Comments
Struggling Jay Bruce Will Get the Game Off on Saturday

After an 8-1 blowout loss to the San Francisco Giants on Friday night, manager Terry Collins said he plans to give his struggling slugger Jay Bruce the game off on Saturday. “He’s really pressing,” Collins told reporters. “He wants so much to help this team because he’s a star and it’s really getting to him.” Even […]

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Jose Reyes Has Grade 1 Intercostal Strain

An article by posted on July 26, 2016 0 Comments
Jose Reyes Has Grade 1 Intercostal Strain

After tonight’s 3-1 win over the St. Louis Cardinals, manger Terry Collins told reporters that shortstop Jose Reyes was at the hospital and had suffered a Grade 1 intercostal. Collins said it would keep Reyes out for a few days. A Grade 1 strain is considered the least severe. Reyes apparently suffered the injury while […]

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Game 2 Recap: Big Sexy Shuts Down Red Birds As Mets Win Nightcap 3-1

An article by posted on July 26, 2016 0 Comments
Game 2 Recap: Big Sexy Shuts Down Red Birds As Mets Win Nightcap 3-1

The New York Mets (53-46) defeated the St. Louis Cardinals (53-47) by a score of 3-1 tonight at Citi Field, and in the process, split the doubleheader. With the Nationals losing in Cleveland tonight, the Mets now stand 4.5 games out of first place in the National League East. Pitching: Bartolo Colon got the ball […]

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MMO Fan Shot: Super Joe, the Mets’ Everyman

An article by posted on May 31, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Fan Shot: Super Joe, the Mets’ Everyman

An MMO Fan Shot by Michael R. Ebert Before the days of the Dark Knight, Thor and Captain America, the New York Mets had a different kind of superhero: Super Joe McEwing. Unlike today’s crop of blue-and-orange heroes, McEwing’s super power was not dominance. In fact, he wasn’t even a starter. Rather, he was a […]

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