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Plawecki And Syndergaard Named To Futures Game Roster

An article by posted on June 24, 2014 0 Comments
Plawecki And Syndergaard Named To Futures Game Roster

The Mets will be represented by two players — Noah Syndergaard and Kevin Plawecki — at this year’s All-Star Futures Game. MLB Network announced the rosters for both the World and U.S. teams this afternoon. Both players will play for the U.S. team, which plays against a team of foreign-born prospects (the World Team) every […]

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Lagares’ Rehab Takes Him To Binghamton

An article by posted on June 24, 2014 0 Comments
Lagares’ Rehab Takes Him To Binghamton

Juan Lagares, returning from an oblique injury, got his rehab off to a roaring start at NYSEG Stadium in Binghamton on Monday.  Lagares showed no ill effects from his muscle strain, and reached base safely the first three times he stepped into the batter’s box.  Lagares hit at the top of the B-Mets order, drawing […]

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Is Towel Waving Our “Thing”?

An article by posted on June 23, 2014 0 Comments
Is Towel Waving Our “Thing”?

We are all baseball fans so there is no need to talk about how long the season is.  There are so many little things that happen throughout the course of the season that can change the complexion of the entire thing good or bad.  They could be created by the manager, the players, or even […]

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It’s Time for a New Voice. Bring in Wally.

An article by posted on June 22, 2014 0 Comments
It’s Time for a New Voice.  Bring in Wally.

I don’t have anything against Terry Collins. He was asked to steer a rudderless ship for the past several seasons, knowing full well that he didn’t have a chance of winning and did the best with an inferior group of players. When he came on board prior to the 2011 season, he promised the fans […]

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With Gee Inching Closer, Who Loses Their Spot?

An article by posted on June 22, 2014 0 Comments
With Gee Inching Closer, Who Loses Their Spot?

ESPN’s Joe Kaiser posed this question earlier today, and it’s an interesting one: Whose spot will Dillon Gee take in the Mets rotation? It appears that the two most obvious candidates are Jacob deGrom and Daisuke Matsuzaka. deGrom, one of the Mets top pitching prospects, was promoted from Las Vegas in mid-May, has yet to […]

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

An article by posted on June 20, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Marlins, 7:10 PM

Trying to continue their two-game win streak, the Mets are in Miami for the second of four against the Marlins.  First pitch is scheduled for 7:10 PM at Marlins Park. Daisuke Matsuzaka (3-0, 2.81) will have the pressure to continue the slight win streak when he faces the Marlins Henderson Alvarez (3-3, 2.58). Matsuzaka left […]

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Chris Young Compares His Poor Start To 2013 With A’s

An article by posted on June 20, 2014 0 Comments
Chris Young Compares His Poor Start To 2013 With A’s

Adam Rubin of ESPN NY writes that Chris Young sees parallels between his subpar start last season with the Oakland Athletics, which resulted in reduced playing time, and his current status with the Mets. “It’s a little similar with the playing time and with the gaps in between at-bats that I’ve had from time to time,” Young tells […]

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Effectively Using Fringe Prospects

An article by posted on June 19, 2014 0 Comments
Effectively Using Fringe Prospects

Path Of A 4A Player Every organization carries a number of players who are referred to as Quad-A material. From early on, many are deemed for this generic role. Typically, they are selected in the middle rounds of the draft and produce well enough at every level to advance to Triple A. They arrive at […]

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Collins Doesn’t Get It

An article by posted on June 19, 2014 0 Comments
Collins Doesn’t Get It

Here’s what Mets manager Terry Collins said about infielder Wilmer Flores before the game against the Cardinals on Wednesday. “We’ve got to start winning. We don’t have time to develop players right at the moment.” It’s amazing that Collins would make such an admission even though most of us have always known he is clueless […]

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MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Cardinals, 1:45 PM

An article by posted on June 18, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Cardinals, 1:45 PM

The Mets will look to avoid being swept by the St. Louis Cardinals, in a Wednesday afternoon tilt at Busch Stadium.  First pitch is scheduled for 1:45 PM. Bartolo Colon (6-5, 4.15) will look for his fifth win in his last six starts, and build on his solid 7.1 inning outing last time out.  He […]

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