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MMO Game Recap: Nationals 5, Mets 3 (13 Innings)

An article by posted on August 7, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Nationals 5, Mets 3 (13 Innings)

The Mets (54-61) lost a 13 inning heartbreaker to the Nationals (62-51) this afternoon by a score of 5-3. Mets starter Jacob deGrom was not himself early on, giving up three early runs before settling down in his last two innings of work. deGrom didn’t dominate like he had in his previous few starts, but […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 6, Nationals 1

An article by posted on August 5, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 6, Nationals 1

The Mets (54-59) beat the Nationals (60-51) by a score of 6-1 on Tuesday night in Washington. Zack Wheeler got the start for the Mets and was inefficient, but managed to get the job done. Zack went 6.2 innings, striking out 5 and allowing just 1 run despite surrendering 7 hits, 4 walks, and a […]

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Command Performance: DeGrom Brings His Best To Mets Rotation

An article by posted on July 9, 2014 0 Comments
Command Performance: DeGrom Brings His Best To Mets Rotation

The Mets came out firing on all cylinders on Tuesday night at Citi Field, as they scored five runs in the first three innings to quickly go up on the Braves 5-0, behind a hitting attack lead by the surging Curtis Granderson, who launched his 14th dinger on the season in the first inning. On a […]

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Familia Emerging as a Valuable Option in Mets Bullpen

An article by posted on June 30, 2014 0 Comments
Familia Emerging as a Valuable Option in Mets Bullpen

In my recap Saturday, I didn’t do right by Jeurys Familia by simply stating that the big rightly tossed two perfect innings in the Mets 5-3 win over the Pirates. In a word, of better yet two words, Familia was “downright nasty.” Once regarded as one of the Mets’ top starting pitching prospects, Familia has […]

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Wheeler Tosses Complete Game Three Hit Gem

An article by posted on June 20, 2014 0 Comments
Wheeler Tosses Complete Game Three Hit Gem

Just what the doctor ordered, a complete game gem by Zack Wheeler, when he and the Mets needed it the most. On Thursday night against the Marlins in Miami, Wheeler threw a dazzling, 111 pitch three hit shutout, which was the best game of his brief major league career. “I still had plenty,” Wheeler told […]

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Brian Burgamy Getting the Job Done in Binghamton

An article by posted on June 18, 2014 0 Comments
Brian Burgamy Getting the Job Done in Binghamton

The New York Mets have struggled to cash in with bases loaded all year long.  Perhaps the Mets could steal a page from Binghamton third baseman Brian Burgamy to learn how it’s done.  With two out and B-Mets dancing off every base in the bottom of the sixth inning, Burgamy greeted Richmond reliever Josh Osich, […]

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Mets Draft Day News: Mock Draft Updates, Pundits Split On Mets Pick

An article by posted on June 5, 2014 0 Comments
Mets Draft Day News: Mock Draft Updates, Pundits Split On Mets Pick

Update: 4:00pm ESPN‘s Keith Law has posted his final mock draft leading up to tonight’s draft, and it brings more change. According to Law, both LHP Sean Newcomb and OF Michael Conforto– the two players most associated with the Mets– have jumped out of their reach into the top 10. Therefore the Mets will turn […]

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Mejia, Familia and Black Are Bringing the Heat

An article by posted on May 30, 2014 0 Comments
Mejia, Familia and Black Are Bringing the Heat

May 30 Jenrry Mejia struck out the side to earn his fifth save last night and is five-for-five in save chances since being moved to the bullpen on May 12. Mejia has excelled in his new late inning role, sporting a 9.44 strikeout rate and being unscored upon in nine relief appearances spanning 10.1 innings. The pen in general […]

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2014 MLB Draft: Law Tabs Newcomb With Mets 10th Pick

An article by posted on May 16, 2014 0 Comments
2014 MLB Draft: Law Tabs Newcomb With Mets 10th Pick

The 2014 MLB Draft will take place from June 5th-7th, with our Mets holding the 10th overall pick in what is considered a deep draft. Earlier this month Baseball America had the Mets selecting college outfielder Michael Conforto. On Thursday, ESPN‘s resident draft and minors guru Keith Law released his first mock draft. With their 10th overall selection, Law projected […]

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Being Too Patient at the Plate

An article by posted on May 13, 2014 0 Comments
Being Too Patient at the Plate

A point of frustration for many Mets fans, watching an anemic lineup night after night, is their indiscriminate approach to taking pitches at the plate. No, I don’t mean indiscriminate as in they can’t recognize a ball from a strike, although that has been an issue, too. I am talking about their inability to separate […]

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