Tag: Terry Collins

Bochy, Collins and the Ties That Bind

An article by posted on October 4, 2016 0 Comments
Bochy, Collins and the Ties That Bind

The New York Mets were floundering.The season was taking a turn for the worse with no turn-around seeming in sight. Terry Collins was reportedly in danger of losing his job at the very same time. A conversation though that was had with the opposing manager of the team’s Wild Card opponent, Bruce Bochy, is said […]

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Terry Collins Was Nearly Fired In August (Updated)

An article by posted on October 3, 2016 0 Comments
Terry Collins Was Nearly Fired In August (Updated)

Thoughts from Joe D. To be honest, if Terry Collins had been fired at the time that was reported, few would have shed any tears. But somehow, Collins was able to survive the guillotine, mostly because of four things as I see it. 1. The team suddenly got healthy particularly with the returns of Jose Reyes, Asdrubal […]

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James Loney Delivers Decisive Homer and Memorable Bat Flip!

An article by posted on October 2, 2016 0 Comments
James Loney Delivers Decisive Homer and Memorable Bat Flip!

James Loney delivered the decisive homer in Saturday’s 5-3 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies that helped the Mets clinch the top Wild Card spot. For the second consecutive season, the Mets are heading to the postseason. In what was another thrilling victory, Loney crushed a 426-foot bomb to put the Mets ahead for good after […]

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Congratulations to the New York Mets! Reactions and Thoughts!

An article by posted on October 1, 2016 0 Comments
Congratulations to the New York Mets! Reactions and Thoughts!

That guy has to be someone from the MMO Community because while everyone else seems to be stunned or shocked or in disbelief, I’m proud to say the great majority of us here at MMO never stopped believing in this team and that is something to be proud of. We have hundreds who comment here, […]

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The 2016 Mets Are A Team You Can Believe In

An article by posted on October 1, 2016 0 Comments
The 2016 Mets Are A Team You Can Believe In

Here it is, my friends. Our season-long faith in the Orange & Blue is about to be rewarded as the New York Mets find themselves one win away (or one San Francisco Giants loss away) from clinching a coveted Wild Card spot in this year’s postseason. The Mets can seal the deal as soon as […]

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Patience with Jay Bruce has Paid Dividends

An article by posted on October 1, 2016 0 Comments
Patience with Jay Bruce has Paid Dividends

Jay Bruce is no longer the red-headed step-child we all thought he was. Bruce is officially on the loose. Bruce hit rock-bottom as a Met on September 20, being pulled from a game in favor of Eric Campbell in a run producing situation. Many spelled that as the end for a player who just could […]

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The Amazin’ Metscast: The Final Countdown

An article by posted on September 29, 2016 0 Comments
The Amazin’ Metscast: The Final Countdown

The Amazin’ Metscast – Episode 12 – The Final Countdown We are joined by Mets Daddy of Metsmerizedonline.com and MetsDaddy.com this week as we discuss the Jose Fernandez tragedy and the tremendous job done by both the Marlins and Mets in what was an emotionally charged series. We take a look at the scandalous thought […]

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Mets Set Franchise Record With 17 Run Shutout In Regular Season Finale At Citi

An article by posted on September 26, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Set Franchise Record With 17 Run Shutout In Regular Season Finale At Citi

As Major League Baseball mourned the tragic loss of Marlin’s ace pitcher Jose Fernandez, the #16 jersey bearing his name hung on the back wall of every doleful dugout. And on this somber Sunday at Citi Field, the Mets muscled their way through their emotions in their final regular season home game with a payback […]

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Talkin’ Mets: Tragedy Strikes, Final Week Won’t Be Easy

An article by posted on September 25, 2016 0 Comments
Talkin’ Mets: Tragedy Strikes, Final Week Won’t Be Easy

I kick off tonight’s show looking at the week ahead and comparing the schedules of the Mets, Cards and Giants. I also talk about how this team needs to approach a ballgame differently without their strong starting pitching. The tragic death of Jose Fernandez puts a monkey wrench into the series in Miami. The Marlins […]

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Does Jay Bruce Have a Postseason Roster Spot?

An article by posted on September 22, 2016 0 Comments
Does Jay Bruce Have a Postseason Roster Spot?

After 40 games played entering Wednesday night’s game, I think we can all agree that Jay Bruce has been a major bust since joining the Mets. His numbers since the trade that brought him over from Cincinnati are cringe-worthy; a stat line of .176/.255/.289 with four home runs, 11 runs batted in, 14 walks, and […]

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