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Alderson On Second Half: Things Can Only Go Up

An article by posted on July 10, 2015 0 Comments
Alderson On Second Half: Things Can Only Go Up

Jim Bowden of ESPN Insider listed the Mets among nine teams he believes will be among the “Movers and Shakers” leading up to the trade deadline, asserting that GM Sandy Alderson is simply waiting for the right opportunity to strike. “Alderson has never been one to make a hasty, knee-jerk trade. He has historically taken […]

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Why Didn’t Mets DL Cuddyer When His Knee First Swelled Up?

An article by posted on July 9, 2015 0 Comments
Why Didn’t Mets DL Cuddyer When His Knee First Swelled Up?

New York Mets left fielder Michael Cuddyer was out of the lineup again on Wednesday. It was the sixth game he’s missed in the team’s last eight, because of his sore and swollen left knee. Cuddyer received cortisone and lubricant injections in his knee last Wednesday, but apparently to no avail. According to manager Terry Collins, […]

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When America Needed A Miracle…

An article by posted on July 7, 2015 0 Comments
When America Needed A Miracle…

In the 1977 classic film “Oh, God,” Jerry Landers (John Denver) is speaking with God, played by George Burns. Landers asks God about miracles and He replies, “The last miracle I did was the ’69 Mets. Before that you have to go back to The Red Sea.” There’s been a lot of talk about October […]

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At Long-Last, A Well Deserved Win For Jon Niese

An article by posted on July 7, 2015 0 Comments
At Long-Last, A Well Deserved Win For Jon Niese

It’s been more than eight weeks since Mets lefty starter Jon Niese earned a win, despite a month-long run of spectacular starts. But on Monday, against the reigning World Series champion Giants, the veteran southpaw finally got the “W” and a well deserved one at that. Niese might’ve pitched his best game of the season […]

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Johnny On The Spot

An article by posted on July 7, 2015 0 Comments
Johnny On The Spot

Johnny Monell was the unlikely hero on Monday night, as he broke a scoreless tie with a clutch two-run double in the ninth to give the Mets the lead en route to a 3-0 win over the Giants. Currently the team’s backup catcher, Monell fell behind 0-2, but he stayed in the at-bat and worked […]

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Happy Independence Day From MMO!

An article by posted on July 4, 2015 0 Comments
Happy Independence Day From MMO!

It’s that time of the year again when we celebrate the birth of an ideal and of the greatest nation in the world. While we enjoy all the grilling and all the fireworks with our friends and families today, let’s take a moment to remember all the sacrifices that were made to make this celebration of […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets at Dodgers, 10:10 PM

An article by posted on July 3, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets at Dodgers, 10:10 PM

The New York Mets head to Los Angeles for the start of a three game series against the Dodgers beginning tonight at Dodger Stadium. Rookie Noah Syndergaard (3-4, 3.59) will be tasked with face Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw (5-6, 3.20) in a 10:10 PM matchup. New York is 11-26 on the road this season, including […]

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It’s Bobby-Bo Day Again

An article by posted on July 1, 2015 0 Comments
It’s Bobby-Bo Day Again

It’s July 1st, not nearly as significant a day as July 4th, unless of course your name is Bobby Bonilla. It’s time for the Mets to cut that annual payroll check in the amount of $1,193,248.20 for their two-time former outfielder. It’s all part of the agreement the Mets made to pay Bonilla that $1.2 […]

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A Look At Michael Cuddyer’s Potential Temporary Replacements

An article by posted on July 1, 2015 0 Comments
A Look At Michael Cuddyer’s Potential Temporary Replacements

No, this isn’t an article calling for Michael Conforto or Brandon Nimmo to get called up to the majors so lets just get that out of the way first. Those two should not be called up to replace the ailing and aging Michael Cuddyer. Michael Conforto noted himself that he has things to work on […]

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ICYMI: Alderson Characterizes Trade Market As Thin, But Willing To Overpay

An article by posted on June 29, 2015 0 Comments
ICYMI: Alderson Characterizes Trade Market As Thin, But Willing To Overpay

During Friday  afternoon’s press conference at Citi Field, Sandy Alderson said he continues to look externally to find some help for the offense. “I would characterize us as somewhat aggressive. I’m prepared to overpay but there has to be something to overpay for.” It sounds like the team has only enough resources to add one […]

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