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The Coming Conundrum When Wheeler Returns

An article by posted on June 20, 2016 0 Comments
The Coming Conundrum When Wheeler Returns

If you thought that Zack Wheeler rejoining the rotation upon his return in a couple of weeks was a slam dunk… Think again. Mets manager Terry Collins is having some second thoughts about it, and honestly I can’t blame him. This won’t be an easy decision. “When that time comes, when Zack Wheeler’s ready to […]

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Collins Not Losing Hope Despite Falling 6 Games Out

An article by posted on June 19, 2016 0 Comments
Collins Not Losing Hope Despite Falling 6 Games Out

With the Mets six games behind the Nationals, Terry Collins says isn’t time to panic yet. The Mets have dropped two games in a row to the last place Braves, but Collins believes his team will turn things around very soon. “We’ve got [the first-place Washington Nationals] seven times over the next [three] weeks,” the Mets manager said […]

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Featured Article: Jonathan Lucroy Is Not An Ideal Fit For Mets

An article by posted on June 17, 2016 0 Comments
Featured Article: Jonathan Lucroy Is Not An Ideal Fit For Mets

The Mets have three big holes due to key players going down with significant injuries. Lucas Duda has a stress fracture in his back. David Wright has a herniated disc in his neck in addition to his spinal stenosis. And Travis d’Arnaud has a torn rotator cuff in his throwing shoulder. With this in mind, the […]

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Conforto And Walker Both Homer In Return To Lineup

An article by posted on June 17, 2016 0 Comments
Conforto And Walker Both Homer In Return To Lineup

The depleted New York Mets offense found some help Thursday night as two of its best returned to the starting lineup. Both Neil Walker and Michael Conforto returned from injury and immediately had a big impact in the team’s 6-4 win over Pittsburgh. Conforto, 23, had been marred in his roughest patch as a major […]

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The Mets Need To Hit “More” Homeruns

An article by posted on June 14, 2016 0 Comments
The Mets Need To Hit “More” Homeruns

Let’s start with the obvious.  In each and every at-bat, the optimal result is the homerun.  One through nine, you want each and every one of your batters to hit a homerun each and every time at the plate.  That’s not always going to happen.  As a result, you are going to have to build […]

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On Being a Mets Fan in College

An article by posted on June 14, 2016 0 Comments
On Being a Mets Fan in College

College is supposed to be about finding an identity. That’s what they tell you when you first walk in past the gates into a crowded dorm full of strangers. Personally, I was fortunate to come in with one. The identity of being a Mets fan is a badge of honor that I’ve worn ever since […]

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Terry Collins Gets Clean Bill Of Health, Back With Team

An article by posted on June 13, 2016 0 Comments
Terry Collins Gets Clean Bill Of Health, Back With Team

Manager Terry Collins was released from a Milwaukee hospital Monday after completing an overnight stay for precautionary tests. Collins, 67, got a clean bill of health and all his tests came back negative, the team announced. He took a flight back to New York and will return to the dugout on Tuesday when the Mets […]

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MMO Exclusive: Jason Bay Wishes Things Could Have Been Better With Mets

An article by posted on June 13, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Exclusive: Jason Bay Wishes Things Could Have Been Better With Mets

From All-Star to disappointment; that’s what fans saw as Jason Bay took the podium last night representing the Pirates at the 2016 MLB Draft. Pittsburgh fans had a two-time All-Star and a middle-of-the-order slugger. Mets fans, however, saw what could have been, rather than what was. Bay, in the area for the first time since […]

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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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