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Zack Wheeler To Begin Throwing Next Month

An article by posted on June 20, 2015 0 Comments
Zack Wheeler To Begin Throwing Next Month

Right-hander Zack Wheeler stopped by and visited with his teammates in Atlanta on Friday as they  began a weekend series with the Braves. Wheeler, who is in the recovery phase of his return from Tommy John surgery, told reporters he expects to start throwing a baseball next month. For now he’s been doing a lot […]

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Morning Grind: Logan Verrett Impresses In Mets Debut

An article by posted on June 19, 2015 0 Comments
Morning Grind: Logan Verrett Impresses In Mets Debut

After a head scratching move earlier this week that saw the Mets’ brass promote Akeel Morris from Single-A St. Lucie straight to the big leagues, the team righted the ship by demoting Morris to Double-A Binghamton after he surrendered five runs in two-third’s of an inning in Wednesday night’s loss to the Toronto Blue Jays. […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Blue Jays, 7:07 PM

An article by posted on June 18, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Blue Jays, 7:07 PM

The New York Mets and Toronto Blue Jays complete a home-and-home series at 7:07 p.m. ET on Thursday night at Rogers Centre. Bartolo Colon (9-4, 4.41) and ex-Met R.A. Dickey (2-6, 5.29) will mix it up in a battle of 40-something mound veterans. Colon seeks to join Pittsburgh’s Gerrit Cole as MLB’s only 10-game winners. […]

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Akeel Morris Optioned To Double-A, Logan Verrett Called Up

An article by posted on June 18, 2015 0 Comments
Akeel Morris Optioned To Double-A, Logan Verrett Called Up

The Mets needed an extra arm in their overworked bullpen. So earlier this week, they bought up pitcher Akeel Morris all the way from Class-A St Lucie mainly because he was already on the 40-man roster. The 22-year old righty made his major league debut on Wednesday against the Blue Jays in Toronto and got […]

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Mets’ Young Guns To Be Featured On Sports Illustrated Cover

An article by posted on June 17, 2015 0 Comments
Mets’ Young Guns To Be Featured On Sports Illustrated Cover

Kevin Kernan of the New York Post reports that Tom Verducci is working on a cover story about the Mets’ young pitchers for Sports Illustrated. Earlier this week, Harvey was interviewed a second time by Verducci, and then he met with and interviewed Noah Syndergaard as well. Of course Harvey was the last Met featured on […]

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Getting To Know Mets Pitching Prospect Akeel Morris

An article by posted on June 14, 2015 0 Comments
Getting To Know Mets Pitching Prospect Akeel Morris

Here’s an interview we did with recently promoted pitching prospect Akeel Morris. This was conducted this past Winter right after the Mets decided to protect him from the Rule 5 Draft. As you’ll see, the St. Thomas, Virgin Islands  native spoke extensively about his success and what drives him. Enjoy… * * * * * * […]

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

An article by posted on June 9, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Giants vs Mets, 7:10 PM

The first place New York Mets host the defending-champion San Francisco Giants in a three-game series beginning Tuesday at Citi Field. Noah Syndergaard (2-3, 3.77 ERA) opposes right-hander Chris Heston (5-4, 4.29) in the 7:10 PM series opener. New York is 21-8 at home this year, which is the second-best start in team history after […]

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As Their Value Hits Rock-Bottom, Mets Shopping Gee, Niese, And Montero

An article by posted on June 8, 2015 0 Comments
As Their Value Hits Rock-Bottom, Mets Shopping Gee, Niese, And Montero

Trade speculation is heating up among Mets fans and reporters as the team faces a crunch in the starting rotation. Steven Matz is knocking on the door from Triple-A while Jon Niese and Dillon Gee struggle in the big leagues. Meanwhile, Rafael Montero is returning from a rotator cuff injury. With the Mets currently having […]

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Mets Don’t View Kevin Plawecki As A Trade Chip

An article by posted on June 8, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Don’t View Kevin Plawecki As A Trade Chip

According to Mike Puma of the New York Post, the Mets do not view rookie catcher Kevin Plawecki as a potential trade chip this season, preferring instead to hang onto him as insurance for regular catcher Travis d’Arnaud. Last week, William Li made a strong case for hanging onto Plawecki, which you can read below. […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Diamondbacks, 9:40 PM

An article by posted on June 5, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Diamondbacks, 9:40 PM

The Mets and Diamondbacks go at it again on Friday night in Arizona. Jon Niese (3-5; 4.42 ERA) takes on Jeremy Hellickson (3-3; 5.08 ERA) for the second game of the series at 9:40 PM. The Mets are in sole possession of first place this late into the season for the first time since after the game on September […]

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