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Revisionist History: The Lunch Incident

An article by posted on May 18, 2016 0 Comments
Revisionist History: The Lunch Incident

As an educator, particularly as one of the social studies variety, part of my responsibility is to make sure students are corroborating evidence from multiple sources in order to form an educated and unbiased opinion of certain historical events.  This is a valuable skill, as it encourages them to seek various point of views and […]

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Granderson Has Been Shift Out of Luck

An article by posted on May 16, 2016 0 Comments
Granderson Has Been Shift Out of Luck

As you know, one prominent name that was missing from Sunday’s lineup against the Colorado Rockies, was that of right fielder Curtis Granderson. Manager Terry Collins gave his leadoff hitter the day off hoping that a two-day respite will help get Granderson out of the funk that has been plaguing him in recent weeks. Collins is […]

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Week 7 Mets Pitching Review: Thor Brings The Thunder

An article by posted on May 13, 2016 0 Comments
Week 7 Mets Pitching Review: Thor Brings The Thunder

A review of the latest turn through the Mets’ starting rotation: Name Innings Hits Runs (Earned Runs) Strikeouts Walks ERA (Season) WHIP (Season) Quality Start? (Starts/QS) Matt Harvey (3-4) 6.0 4 2(2) 10 2 4.50 1.48 Yes (7/3) Steven Matz (5-1) 6.0 6 2(2) 5 1 2.86 1.18 Yes (6/5) Jacob deGrom (3-1) 7.0 8 […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs. Dodgers, 10:10 PM

An article by posted on May 11, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs. Dodgers, 10:10 PM

Wednesday, May 11, 2016 • 10:10 p.m. (ET) Dodger Stadium • Los Angeles, CA RHP Noah Syndergaard (2-2, 2.58) vs. RHP Kenta Maeda (3-1, 1.66) SNY • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM On Tuesday night, the Mets got a solid start from Jacob deGrom, but only managed two runs before Robles allowed the […]

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Asdrubal ‘Two Good’ Not To Be In Two Hole

An article by posted on May 10, 2016 0 Comments
Asdrubal ‘Two Good’ Not To Be In Two Hole

Contrary to what many felt about it when the move was made by Terry Collins, myself included, Curtis Granderson has been a fantastic leadoff hitter since being slotted there 52 times in the 2014 season.  He was, in essence, the full time leadoff hitter last year as well occupying the top spot in 138 of […]

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Plawecki Homers, Has Raised His Average 50 Points On This Road Trip

An article by posted on May 10, 2016 0 Comments
Plawecki Homers, Has Raised His Average 50 Points On This Road Trip

It’s been an encouraging West Coast swing for New York Mets catcher Kevin Plawecki who has seen his batting average climb 50 points over the last four games in San Diego and Los Angeles, and the timing couldn’t be better for the former first rounder. Plawecki is batting .357 (5-for-14) with three doubles and home run […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets Take Over First Place With 4-3 Mother’s Day Victory!

An article by posted on May 8, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets Take Over First Place With 4-3 Mother’s Day Victory!

The New York Mets (19-11) defeated the San Diego Padres (13-19) by a score of 4-3 at PETCO Park Sunday afternoon on Mother’s Day.  The Mets moved into sole possession of first place. Pitching: Matt Harvey was much better today as he was looking to get himself back on track after a lackluster start his […]

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Neil Walker Out Of Lineup With Sore Right Shin

An article by posted on May 8, 2016 0 Comments
Neil Walker Out Of Lineup With Sore Right Shin

For just the second time this season, Neil Walker is out of the starting lineup. Walker is out with a sore shin, he told reporters this afternoon. Walker fouled two balls off his shin last night and his ankle is swollen and discolored, although he said it “isn’t as bad as it looks.” He says […]

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The Mets Bench Has Been Underwhelming Thus Far

An article by posted on May 7, 2016 0 Comments
The Mets Bench Has Been Underwhelming Thus Far

It’s only a little over a month into the season, but as the Mets head into the one-quarter pole of 2016, it hasn’t all been peaches and cream for our hometown team. Matt Harvey has been a shell of the pitcher who returned in such indomitable style a season ago – this when all of […]

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Padres Take Second Straight Against Mets Who Got Blanked 2-0

An article by posted on May 7, 2016 0 Comments
Padres Take Second Straight Against Mets Who Got Blanked 2-0

The New York Mets (17-11) were shutout by the San Diego Padres (13-17) by a score of 2-0 at PETCO Park on Friday night. Pitching: Noah Syndergaard was looking to rebound after a lackluster start his last turn out against the Giants.  Thor was much better tonight allowing just two runs over six innings, walking […]

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Mets Head West With Explosive Offense At The Ready

An article by posted on May 5, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Head West With Explosive Offense At The Ready

The Mets have now won six straight series against the Indians, Phillies, Braves, Reds, Giants and the Braves – which they wrapped up on Wednesday with another impressive power display and a stellar performance by Steven Matz. The Mets are 13-3 in their last 16 games and have won 15 of their last 19 games […]

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