Tag: Travis d’Arnaud

MMO Game Recap: Nationals 6, Mets 2

An article by posted on September 11, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Nationals 6, Mets 2

The Mets (71-76) lost the series opener against the division leading Washington Nationals (82-62) by a score of 6 to 2. What you should know: This was an emotional game for both teams and it seemed as if the emotions got the better of Bartolo Colon. Colon got the loss, giving up 5 earned runs […]

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3 Up, 3 Down: Home Sweep Home

An article by posted on September 11, 2014 0 Comments
3 Up, 3 Down: Home Sweep Home

3 Up 1.  Jacob deGrom was yet again stellar on Tuesday night. The 26 year old continued to make his case as the ace of the 2014 Mets pitching staff and top candidate for National League Rookie Of The Year. Jacob pitched 8.0 innings, gave up 3 hits, allowed absolutely zero walks and struck out […]

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Olney: ‘Could Be A Quiet Offseason In New York’

An article by posted on September 10, 2014 0 Comments
Olney: ‘Could Be A Quiet Offseason In New York’

According to a report filed by ESPN analyst Buster Olney, the Mets and Sandy Alderson expect their 2015 payroll to be similar to their 2014 payroll. Currently, the Mets have the 22nd highest payroll in baseball, sandwiched in between the San Diego Padres and the Chicago Cubs. The magic number for 2014 stands at $89,051,758 and […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 2, Rockies 0

An article by posted on September 9, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 2, Rockies 0

The Mets (70-75) defeated the Colorado Rockies (59-86) by a score of 2-0 tonight at Citi Field. What you should know: Jacob deGrom pitched an incredible game, going 8 innings and striking out 9 and walking nobody. It was an absolutely dominating game from the rookie who lowered his ERA to 2.62. DeGrom has now […]

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3 Up, 3 Down: The Grandy Man Can

An article by posted on September 8, 2014 0 Comments
3 Up, 3 Down: The Grandy Man Can

Let’s take a brief look at some of this weekend’s highs and lows in this edition of 3 & 3. 3 Up 1. Curtis Granderson needed to turn in a great series and that is exactly what happened this weekend. The veteran right fielder went 5-for-12 (.417 Average) with a double, two home runs, six […]

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Wilmer Flores Is Coming Into His Own

An article by posted on September 6, 2014 0 Comments
Wilmer Flores Is Coming Into His Own

The hits keep on coming for Wilmer Flores and the power has been emerging too. On Friday night, the Mets de facto shortstop blasted a prodigious 431 foot home run into the second deck of Great American Ball Park. It was his third home run of the season and after his two-hit night, Flores now has […]

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Offense Explodes In Cincinnati, Wright And d’Arnaud Lead The Way

An article by posted on September 6, 2014 0 Comments
Offense Explodes In Cincinnati, Wright And d’Arnaud Lead The Way

Last night in Cincinnati the Mets offense did something they haven’t done all season. They scored 14 runs. The most runs they had scored this season had been 12 back in May against the Yankees. Last night, David Wright and Travis d’Arnaud led the Mets to 14 runs on 18 hits. That included five home […]

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3 Up, 3 Down: The Kids Are Alright

An article by posted on September 4, 2014 0 Comments
3 Up, 3 Down: The Kids Are Alright

The Mets finished up their three game set against the Marlins with a 2-1 series victory last night. New York has an interesting parallel with their division rivals from Miami, in that both organizations have dwelled at the bottom of the NL East cellar for many years now, but through those years they also stockpiled […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 8, Marlins 6

An article by posted on September 2, 2014 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 8, Marlins 6

The Mets (65-74) beat the Miami Marlins (67-70) tonight by a score of 8-6. What You Should Know Juan Lagares was the man tonight. He turned in the first 4-hit effort of his short major league career and scored 3 runs along the way out of the leadoff spot. Jon Niese turned in a less than impressive […]

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Andrelton Simmons Saves Game That Ruben Tejada Gave Away

An article by posted on August 28, 2014 0 Comments
Andrelton Simmons Saves Game That Ruben Tejada Gave Away

Last night was really about two shortstops. Zack Wheeler pitched another incredible game, giving up 2 earned runs over his 7 innings of work. Unfortunately for him, it was the 1 unearned run that would be the difference in the game. In the top of the third, with a run already in, Ruben Tejada booted […]

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