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Will Mets Face Punishment For Excessive Champagne Celebrations?

An article by posted on October 23, 2015 0 Comments
Will Mets Face Punishment For Excessive Champagne Celebrations?

While this is one of the last things I want to discuss on the verge of what has just happened, it might be something to keep in the back of our minds. Arash Markazi of ESPN wrote a nice piece about the evolution of celebrations in baseball, detailing the progression from beer to the champagne […]

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Joe Maddon Gracious In Defeat, Happy For Terry Collins

An article by posted on October 22, 2015 0 Comments
Joe Maddon Gracious In Defeat, Happy For Terry Collins

I must say that I have an abiding respect for how Chicago Cubs manager conducted himself in words and deeds throughout the course of the National League Championship Series and all the way to the end. “May I just start by congratulating the Mets. That was a pretty impressive four games they played against us. […]

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Duda Rewards Collins With Huge Night At The Plate

An article by posted on October 22, 2015 0 Comments
Duda Rewards Collins With Huge Night At The Plate

After battling through a slump for the entire postseason, Lucas Duda broke out in epic fashion last night. He blasted a three run shot off Jason Hammel in the first inning, and he later crushed a two run double in the third that gave the Mets a 5-0 lead. His five RBI performance ties a […]

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Terry Collins On Being Up 3-0, Making Things Happen, DeGrom Grinding One Out

An article by posted on October 21, 2015 0 Comments
Terry Collins On Being Up 3-0, Making Things Happen, DeGrom Grinding One Out

How huge was that stolen base by Cespedes? “Well, Yoenis Cespedes came in knowing that we had to be a little aggressive on the bases, something we don’t normally do. We’re not that kind of a team. But we told the guys, look, if you get on and you think you can go, go. And […]

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MMO Fan Shot: Enjoy The Ride, Because You Never Know

An article by posted on October 20, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Fan Shot: Enjoy The Ride, Because You Never Know

An MMO Fan Shot by US Army Combat Veteran Michael Cunningham First, let me preface this by saying I do NOT think the postseason is over or that the Mets even have the NLCS locked up. I don’t want to jinx our team. Now, I have bled blue and orange since 1982 when I was […]

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Fiery DeGrom Is Charged Up And Sets His Sights On Cubs

An article by posted on October 20, 2015 0 Comments
Fiery DeGrom Is Charged Up And Sets His Sights On Cubs

Mets ace Jacob deGrom returns to the mound tonight at Wrigley Field for Game 3 of the NLCS against the Chicago Cubs after taking the first two games of the series in New York. “I think we have a lot of confidence going into this game,” deGrom said on Monday during his media session. “We […]

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Collins On Grandy’s Catch, Beating Arrieta, Syndergaard, Bullpen

An article by posted on October 19, 2015 0 Comments
Collins On Grandy’s Catch, Beating Arrieta, Syndergaard, Bullpen

You’re heading to Chicago with a 2-0 series lead, what’s that say about your starters? “Well, we’ve pretty much haven’t hid the fact that we think we have pretty good pitching. They’re young, they’re inexperienced. They don’t have the credentials that Clayton Kershaw and Zack Greinke and Jon Lester and Jake Arrieta have, but they’re […]

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Collins Discusses Wright’s Slump, Harvey’s Next Start, Makeup Of Roster

An article by posted on October 18, 2015 0 Comments
Collins Discusses Wright’s Slump, Harvey’s Next Start, Makeup Of Roster

Manager Terry Collins spoke to reporters before the start of Game 2 of the NLCS on Sunday and answered the following questions from the media at Citi Field. On Jeurys Familia and his┬ádominance: “Well, you know, he’s been a starting pitcher in the past, so I know he has the ability to go multiple innings. […]

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Syndergaard Takes Aim At Cubs In Game 2

An article by posted on October 18, 2015 0 Comments
Syndergaard Takes Aim At Cubs In Game 2

Rookie right-hander Noah Syndergaard spoke to reporters Sunday night at Citi Field and fielded questions from the media. When did you learn you were starting Game 2? He just called me into his office and asked how I was feeling after my relief appearance, and my body and my arm have never felt better. So […]

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Granderson Continues To Make Things Happen For Mets

An article by posted on October 18, 2015 0 Comments
Granderson Continues To Make Things Happen For Mets

Curtis Granderson continued his strong postseason play in Game 1 of the NLCS on Saturday night, going 1-for-3 with an┬áRBI single and a key sacrifice fly to score Juan Lagares late in the game as the Mets won 4-2 and took a 1-0 lead over the Cubs in the championship series. He told reporters after […]

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Terry Collins Talks Harvey, Murphy, Granderson, Huge Game 1 Win

An article by posted on October 18, 2015 0 Comments
Terry Collins Talks Harvey, Murphy, Granderson, Huge Game 1 Win

New York Mets manager Terry Collins spoke with reporters after the huge 4-2 victory over the Chicago Cubs at Citi Field. Collins gave some great answers to a host of great questions. Enjoy… How impressed were you with Matt Harvey and his command of all four pitches? “I think what we talked about earlier today […]

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