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The Dual Nature Of Jack Leathersich

An article by posted on June 3, 2014 0 Comments
The Dual Nature Of Jack Leathersich

He’s a New York Met pitching prospect enigma, at times an untouchable strikeout machine and at times a guy who struggles to get the ball over the plate. Jack Leathersich is a perplexing Met pitching puzzle, a pitching paradox that often lands him at one end or the other of the effectiveness spectrum; overpowering brilliance, […]

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Steven Matz Is In A Groove With St. Lucie

An article by posted on June 2, 2014 0 Comments
Steven Matz Is In A Groove With St. Lucie

Top Pitching prospect Steven Matz has been as consistent or better than anyone in the St. Lucie rotation and even though his record is only 3-3, he hasn’t allowed more than two earned runs in any of his ten starts. In his last two starts he is 1-1, and while tossing 12.2 innings, he has […]

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Wheeler’s Improved Command Was On Full Display

An article by posted on May 30, 2014 0 Comments
Wheeler’s Improved Command Was On Full Display

Zack Wheeler pitched what may have been his best start of the season in Thursday night’s 4-1 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies. The young righty brought his A-game to Citizens Bank Park, using every pitch in his arsenal to stifle the Phillies offense and pick up only his second win of the season while improving […]

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

An article by posted on May 15, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Yankees vs Mets, 7:10 PM

For the second night in a row, the Mets will have a starting pitcher making his major-league debut, when Jacob deGrom faces the Yankees in the Subway Series finale tonight at 7:10 PM. DeGrom was 4-0 with a 2.58 ERA for Triple-A Las Vegas. The Yankees will be countering with 24-year-old Chase Whitley who will be […]

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It’s Official, Wilmer Flores Will Join Mets Friday

An article by posted on May 8, 2014 0 Comments
It’s Official, Wilmer Flores Will Join Mets Friday

The Mets have made it official and announced that shortstop Wilmer Flores will be called up and activated in time for Friday’s game against the Phillies. Flores will replace Omar Quintanilla who was designated for assignment on Wednesday. The red-hot Flores had three more hits tonight including a double and two RBIs to lift his average to .307 for […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Marlins, 12:40 PM

An article by posted on May 7, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Marlins, 12:40 PM

The Mets will try and salvage a win this afternoon and avoid a sweep at the hands of the Miami Marlins who improved to 16-4 at home this season. Zack Wheeler (1-3, 5.13 ERA) opposes right-hander Tom Koehler (3-2, 2.41) for the Marlins in Wednesday’s 12:40 PM road-trip finale. Zack Wheeler has four games with […]

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Mets Farm Report: Thor Solid, Strikes Out Eight In Losing Effort

An article by posted on May 6, 2014 0 Comments
Mets Farm Report: Thor Solid, Strikes Out Eight In Losing Effort

LAS VEGAS 7, TACOMA 5 – RESUMED FROM 5/4 After the game was suspended due to weather Sunday night, the 51′s and Rainiers resumed action on Monday with the score 7-5.  It would remain that way as Las Vegas picks up their 21st win of the season.  Rafael Montero started the game and pitched relatively decent going […]

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MMO Game Recap: Marlins 4, Mets 3

An article by posted on May 5, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Marlins 4, Mets 3

The Mets lost in gut-wrenching fashion as they fell to the Miami Marlins by a score of 4-3 Monday night at Marlins Park. On a night when Jon Niese tossed seven scoreless innings and handed the bullpen a three run lead, Daisuke Matsuzaka allowed the Marlins to score three runs to tie the game, before […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Rockies, 8:40 PM

An article by posted on May 2, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Rockies, 8:40 PM

The Mets will get an opportunity to even up the series when they take on the Colorado Rockies at Coors Field tonight at 8:40 PM. Zack Wheeler (1-2, 3.99 ERA) gets the assignment for the Mets and will oppose left-hander Jorge De La Rosa (2-3, 5.23) for the Rockies. Wheeler has been hot of late, giving up just six […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Phillies, 7:05 PM (SNY)

An article by posted on April 29, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Phillies, 7:05 PM (SNY)

The Mets open a two-game series in Philadelphia on Tuesday night, part of a three-city, nine game road trip that includes stops in Denver and Miami.  Jon Niese (1-2, 2.45 ERA) starts for the Mets tonight and will oppose lefthander Cole Hamels (0-1, 3.00) in the 7:05 PM matchup. Over the last two years, is 3-2 with a […]

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