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Mets Option Logan Verrett To Triple-A, Promote RHP Erik Goeddel

An article by posted on June 12, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Option Logan Verrett To Triple-A, Promote RHP Erik Goeddel

The New York Mets have optioned swing man Logan Verrett to Triple-A Las Vegas and called up righty reliever Erik Goeddel. Assistant GM John Ricco made the announcement and said the team needed a fresh arm for the bullpen. He will be here in time for the game. Verrett surrendered three homers in yesterday’s loss to […]

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David Freese Is A Good Fit IF He’s Available

An article by posted on June 10, 2016 0 Comments
David Freese Is A Good Fit IF He’s Available

Despite the Pirates being in the thick of the Wild Card race, and there being no reason to expect for them to drop out of the race, Jon Heyman of Today’s Knuckleball wrote that the Pirates could be willing to part with David Freese at the trade deadline.  Heyman believes Freese would be a nice fit […]

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MLB Draft: Mets Select First Baseman Peter Alonso In Second Round

An article by posted on June 10, 2016 0 Comments
MLB Draft: Mets Select First Baseman Peter Alonso In Second Round

The New York Mets have selected first baseman Peter Alonso out of the University of Florida with the 64th overall pick in the 2016 first-year player draft. The 21-year old right-handed slugger has seen his stock climb in recent weeks. His improved contact rate and plus raw power makes him very attractive. More likely to stick at […]

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MLB Draft: Mets Select UConn LHP Anthony Kay With No. 31 Pick

An article by posted on June 9, 2016 0 Comments
MLB Draft: Mets Select UConn LHP Anthony Kay With No. 31 Pick

With the No.31 selection of the MLB Draft, the New York Mets selected left-hander Anthony Kay out of UConn. Kay went 9-2 this season and helped lead the Huskies to the NCAA Tournament. Posting a 2.65 ERA in 17 starts, Kay’s 263 strikeouts set a new UConn strikeout record that was previously held by Matt Barnes, […]

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It Must Get Worse, Before It Can Get Better

An article by posted on June 9, 2016 0 Comments
It Must Get Worse, Before It Can Get Better

As a disclaimer, what I am about to write is not how I WANT things to be.  It is not what the Mets’ fan base deserves.  However, as Clint Eastwood taught us in The Unforgiven, and Snoop from The Wire later so eloquently reiterated, “Deserves got nothin’ to do with it”. Assistance with the Mets new hurt […]

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What to Expect from the Mets vs Brewers

An article by posted on June 9, 2016 0 Comments
What to Expect from the Mets vs Brewers

At this point in the year, you never want to get your hopes up too high heading into a series. With that said, it is hard not to when you’re about to face one of the worst teams in the National League. The Mets and Brewers always serve up good battles and this coming set […]

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The Mets’ Offensive Conundrum

An article by posted on June 8, 2016 0 Comments
The Mets’ Offensive Conundrum

This is not what any of us envisioned.  A crippled and one dimensional offense.  Two runs in the last 27 innings.  A lifeless sweep in a twin bill at the hands of two mediocre starting pitchers, a growing divisional deficit, and a return trip to October suddenly seeming uncertain. With almost 40% of the Mets’ […]

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Doubleheader Game 1: Mets vs Pirates, 4:05 PM

An article by posted on June 7, 2016 0 Comments
Doubleheader Game 1: Mets vs Pirates, 4:05 PM

Tuesday, June 7, 2016 PNC Park • Pittsburgh, PA LHP Steven Matz (7-1, 2.60) vs. LHP Jonathon Niese (5-2, 4.36) SNY • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The New York Mets turn to Steven Matz as they look to bounce back from Sunday’s 1-0 loss against Jon Niese and the Pirates in the […]

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Morning Grind: The Hell With The Future, Go For It Now

An article by posted on June 7, 2016 0 Comments
Morning Grind: The Hell With The Future, Go For It Now

I detest ignorance. And when I see Mets fans and media hearkening to and longing for the faulty policies and impulsive decision-making that set this Mets franchise back for nearly a decade culminating in six consecutive losing seasons, it’s pure unadulterated ignorance at the highest level. It makes my blood boil. This morning I came […]

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Juan Lagares Headed to NYC for MRI on Injured Thumb

An article by posted on June 5, 2016 0 Comments
Juan Lagares Headed to NYC for MRI on Injured Thumb

After finally seeing a doctor on Sunday, Juan Lagares was diagnosed with a sprained left thumb, Terry Collins told reporters. Instead of flying with his teammates to Pittsburgh, Lagares will instead take a flight to New York for further examination by the team’s medical staff and an MRI. Original Report Juan Lagares made another one […]

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