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Familia Notches 50th Consecutive Regular Season Save

An article by posted on July 23, 2016 0 Comments
Familia Notches 50th Consecutive Regular Season Save

It may not have been the prettiest save you ever saw, but closer Jeurys Familia extended his incredible streak by recording his 50th consecutive regular-season save on Friday night in the Mets’ 5-3 win over the Miami Marlins. The Mets All Star closer got into trouble and allowed a run in the ninth, but in […]

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Marlins Acquire Fernando Rodney From Padres

An article by posted on June 30, 2016 0 Comments
Marlins Acquire Fernando Rodney From Padres

The Miami Marlins are close to acquiring right-handed reliever Fernando Rodney from the San Diego Padres, according to Keith Law of ESPN.com. The Marlins will be sending a A-ball pitching prospect Chris Paddack to the Padres. The second place Marlins were rumored to be shopping for a closer or setup type reliever in recent weeks, and had […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Nationals, 7:05 PM

An article by posted on June 27, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Nationals, 7:05 PM

Monday, June 27, 2016 • 7:05 p.m. Nationals Park • Washington, D.C. RHP Noah Syndergaard (8-2, 2.08) vs. RHP Joe Ross (6-4, 3.11) SNY • MLBN • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The New York Mets play 14 games in 14 days before entering the All-Star break. That includes seven games against the […]

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Rafael Montero Named PCL Pitcher of the Week

An article by posted on May 16, 2016 0 Comments
Rafael Montero Named PCL Pitcher of the Week

Rafael Montero has been named the Pitcher of the Week for the Pacific Coast League. Montero made two road starts, not allowing a run in 11.2 innings on six hits with five walks and 13 strikeouts. For the week Montero posted a 0.94 WHIP and .154 batting average against. Montero, 25, shutout the River Cats […]

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Collins Unwilling To Move Wright Down In Order For Now

An article by posted on May 14, 2016 0 Comments
Collins Unwilling To Move Wright Down In Order For Now

Mets manager Terry Collins acknowledged today that he may need to consider dropping David Wright from the No. 2 slot in the batting order, but is not ready to make such a move now despite Wright’s recent struggles. “At some point, if he continues to struggle, we’ll address that,” Collins said about Wright “He leads […]

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Week 7 Mets Pitching Review: Thor Brings The Thunder

An article by posted on May 13, 2016 0 Comments
Week 7 Mets Pitching Review: Thor Brings The Thunder

A review of the latest turn through the Mets’ starting rotation: Name Innings Hits Runs (Earned Runs) Strikeouts Walks ERA (Season) WHIP (Season) Quality Start? (Starts/QS) Matt Harvey (3-4) 6.0 4 2(2) 10 2 4.50 1.48 Yes (7/3) Steven Matz (5-1) 6.0 6 2(2) 5 1 2.86 1.18 Yes (6/5) Jacob deGrom (3-1) 7.0 8 […]

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Mets Minors Recap: Amed Rosario Makes St. Lucie a Winner

An article by posted on May 12, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Minors Recap: Amed Rosario Makes St. Lucie a Winner

El Paso 4, Las Vegas 1 (17-15) Box Score The 51s offense was silenced on the night by former big league pitcher Jeremy Guthrie with the only offensive bright spot being Dilson Herrera who went 2 for 3 with his fourth home run of the season. Ty Kelly went 1 for 4 while he continues to […]

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NL East News: Max Scherzer Strikes Out 20 Tigers

An article by posted on May 12, 2016 0 Comments
NL East News: Max Scherzer Strikes Out 20 Tigers

Nationals righty Max Scherzer struck out 20 Tigers wednesday night in D.C. in an epic performance. Here is how the Tigers’ lineup fared individually: Ian Kinsler: 3 Ks J.D. Martinez: 3 Ks Miguel Cabrera: 3 Ks Victor Martinez: 0 Ks Justin Upton: 2 Ks James McCann: 3 Ks Anthony Gose: 3 Ks Jose Iglesias: 1 K […]

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Wright Isn’t Handling Airplane Travel Well

An article by posted on May 6, 2016 0 Comments
Wright Isn’t Handling Airplane Travel Well

This is now David Wright‘s first full season since he learned about his spinal stenosis. So far, Wright has only played 52 games thus far. As many people will tell you, 52 games is too short a sample size to draw any definitive conclusions. Choosing a subset of that information is an even smaller sample […]

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Left-Handed Pitching Is Not the Mets’ Kryptonite

An article by posted on May 2, 2016 0 Comments
Left-Handed Pitching Is Not the Mets’ Kryptonite

Yesterday, the Mets faced a left-handed starter for just the third time this year. They have faced Adam Conley, Brandon Finnegan, and Madison Bumgarner. In addition, the Mets have faced lefty relievers here and there. Seemingly, the Mets have struggled against lefties. On April 13th, Conley limited the Mets to four hits while allowing no earned runs and […]

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