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Kelly Johnson: You Hit Or You Sit?

An article by posted on August 11, 2015 0 Comments
Kelly Johnson: You Hit Or You Sit?

By now most of you have heard all about Terry Collins and his mantra of “either you hit or you sit,” and I don’t think there’s anyone among us who doesn’t applaud this. But as I said at the time, I wonder if Collins will really stick to it, especially knowing his affinity for giving […]

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D’Arnaud Homers, Having Fun, Believes In Team

An article by posted on August 11, 2015 0 Comments
D’Arnaud Homers, Having Fun, Believes In Team

Travis d’Arnaud homered off Jon Gray in the second inning for his fifth home run of the season. It was his first home run since June 20, the last time any Mets catcher has homered. It was also his single that ignited last night’s rally in the seventh inning, which led to a come-from-behind 4-2 victory […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Rays, 1:10 PM

An article by posted on August 9, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Rays, 1:10 PM

The New York Mets and the Tampa Bay Rays will hook up to play a rubber match this afternoon at Tropicana Field after splitting the first two games of the series. Bartolo Colon (10-10, 4.72) will try to clinch a series win for the Mets and he opposes right-hander Chris Archer (10-8, 2.54) for the […]

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An MMO Original: The Mets’ Greatest Remaining Weaknesses

An article by posted on August 9, 2015 0 Comments
An MMO Original: The Mets’ Greatest Remaining Weaknesses

The Mets are hot. There’s no denying that. But that is precisely why it’s time to play the Devil’s advocate; this whole “score 8 runs per game, make Terry look like a genius, do no wrong” type of play isn’t likely to show up in every one of the 53 games left in the regular […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Marlins, 7:10 PM

An article by posted on August 5, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Marlins, 7:10 PM

After five straight wins, the New York Mets will now try to  extend that and sweep the three-game series against the Miami Marlins tonight at 7:10 PM. Matt Harvey (9-7, 2.91) will get the start for the Mets and he opposes right-hander David Phelps (4-7, 3.93) for the Marlins. The Mets continue to hold a […]

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No Lasting Remembrance For Mets Owner Who Revived The Franchise

An article by posted on August 5, 2015 0 Comments
No Lasting Remembrance For Mets Owner Who Revived The Franchise

Richard Sandomir of the NY Times writes about the Mets decision to not honor former owner Nelson Doubleday Jr. with a memorial patch. Doubleday, who was a major part of the team for 22 years, passed away in June this year. With New York’s incredible success in the 1980′s, Doubleday is one of the most […]

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Cespedes Likes Atmosphere, Would Love To Stay With Mets

An article by posted on August 4, 2015 0 Comments
Cespedes Likes Atmosphere, Would Love To Stay With Mets

Outfielder Yoenis Cespedes told reporters on Tuesday that he would love to remain with the Mets. “This is something I can’t control,” Cespedes said through an interpreter Tuesday afternoon. “I don’t know what the front office is thinking about. But with what I see so far, I would love for everything to work out and […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Marlins, 7:10 PM

An article by posted on August 4, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Marlins, 7:10 PM

The New York Mets and Miami Marlins will play the second game of their series tonight at 7:10 PM at Marlins Park. For the Amazins, Jonathon Niese (5-9, 3.63) gets the starting assignment and he will oppose left-hander Brad Hand (1-2, 5.12) for the Marlins. New York has won four straight games and is 7-2 […]

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Dave Dombrowski Out As Detroit Tigers GM

An article by posted on August 4, 2015 0 Comments
Dave Dombrowski Out As Detroit Tigers GM

The Detroit Tigers today announced that Dave Dombrowski has been replaced as General Manager by Assistant GM Al Avila. Avila takes over as executive vice president of baseball operations and will assume all responsibilities related to baseball operations of the club. He will report directly to Tigers Owner Mike Ilitch. “I would like to thank Dave […]

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An MMO Original: A Mets Well-Armed Attack Is Looming

An article by posted on August 4, 2015 0 Comments
An MMO Original: A Mets Well-Armed Attack Is Looming

Wanna know how to make a statement? Reclaim the division lead in four short days via the long ball, defense, excellent starting pitching, and perhaps the wildest 11th hour trade deadline activity since the last time the Mets made it to the Series in 2000. What moves. What talent. What precision. I know it’s not […]

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Terry Collins’ New Job

An article by posted on August 3, 2015 0 Comments
Terry Collins’ New Job

So now he has to manage.  Actually manage, rather than serve as a glorified babysitter, de facto player development coordinator and punching bag for the fans and media forced to persevere with the patience of Job Yes, in the strictest sense, Terry Collins has a new job.  In more ways than one. Off the top, he’s […]

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