Tag: Travis d’Arnaud

MMO Mailbag: Is This Team For Real?

An article by posted on April 30, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Mailbag: Is This Team For Real?

Jenn 23 asks… This is basically the same team as last year minus Zack Wheeler and Josh Edgin. How did they get so good? Or is this just a dream? Thanks for all you do and Let’s Go Mets! Rob replies… Hey, Jenn! Thanks for the question.  One major thing that differentiates this year’s team […]

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Featured Post: Six Things You Should Know About Catcher Kevin Plawecki

An article by posted on April 21, 2015 0 Comments
Featured Post: Six Things You Should Know About Catcher Kevin Plawecki

On Tuesday, look for Mets catching prospect Kevin Plawecki to make his MLB debut as he takes over for the injured Travis d’Arnaud who suffered a broken hand on Sunday against the Marlins. Here are six things you should know about the former Purdue All American. 1. Plawecki has a short compact swing and impresses […]

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4 Up & 4 Down: The Good, the Bad, and the Freaking Awesome

An article by posted on April 20, 2015 0 Comments
4 Up & 4 Down: The Good, the Bad, and the Freaking Awesome

4 Up 1. A Significant Start The Mets have pulled off there second straight sweep and eighth straight win, taking 4 out of 4 from the Miami Marlins. The Mets are now 10-3 on the season which has only happened twice before in team history, in 1986 and in 2006, when they won the NL […]

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D’Arnaud Says Umps Got Challenge Right… He’s Wrong…

An article by posted on April 17, 2015 0 Comments
D’Arnaud Says Umps Got Challenge Right… He’s Wrong…

Tag… Yerrrr Out!!! Here’s the lowdown from the Associated Press: On third after a pinch-hit triple in the seventh, Ichiro Suzuki took off on an infield grounder, stopped and then kept going when catcher Travis d’Arnaud reached for a wide throw. Suzuki and d’Arnaud both made headfirst dives — Suzuki missed the plate by an […]

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3 Up & 3 Down: Down Goes Philly, Break Out The Brooms

An article by posted on April 16, 2015 0 Comments
3 Up & 3 Down: Down Goes Philly, Break Out The Brooms

3 Up 1. Mets Are Fired Up! Mets ace, Matt Harvey, not only elevates the play of his teammates, but he elevates their passion to win as well. Tuesday night’s match-up was a contest to see who had more fire, more of a burning desire to win. As important as it was for the Mets […]

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Mets Need To Maximize Duda and d’Arnaud

An article by posted on April 15, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Need To Maximize Duda and d’Arnaud

Lost in the midst of a thrilling win over the Philadelphia Phillies last night was the fact that the Mets starting catcher, Travis d’Arnaud, plated yet another run last night. He continues to lead the team in that category with seven RBI’s in as many games. Lucas Duda has also emerged as the best all-around […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 6, Phillies 5

An article by posted on April 15, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 6, Phillies 5

The Dark Knight returned to flushing. The New York Mets (5-3) defeated the Philadelphia Phillies (3-5) by a score of 6-5 on #HarveyDay. While Matt Harvey wasn’t as dominant as he was a week ago in Washington D.C. However, he still had a quality start, pitching six innings while giving up three earned runs and […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 2, Phillies 0

An article by posted on April 13, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 2, Phillies 0

In front of a sold out crowd at Citi Field, the New York Mets (4-3) defeated the Philadelphia Phillies (3-4) by a score of 2-0 on a beautiful sun drenched day for the home opener. Pitching Jacob deGrom may have not been at his dominating best today, but he was a surgeon out there today […]

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3 Up 3 Down: Mets Salvage The Finale!

An article by posted on April 13, 2015 0 Comments
3 Up 3 Down: Mets Salvage The Finale!

3 Up A Different Core Four Earlier this spring, Matt Harvey referred to a unit within the team known as the ”core four” and in it the team’s most valuable players.  It included himself and David Wright, Curtis Granderson and newly acquired outfielder Michael Cuddyer.  Harvey may have been on to something with the title, but he […]

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2015 MLB Preview, Best & Worst Case Scenarios, Players to Watch

An article by posted on April 12, 2015 0 Comments
2015 MLB Preview, Best & Worst Case Scenarios, Players to Watch

If you’re reading this, it’s too late. (Is that a copyright infringement? Probably. What can they possibly do to me, I’m still a minor.) Here are my division by division previews. As always, when I give best and worst case scenarios, I’m assuming the general health of their roster. Enjoy. AL EAST 1. Baltimore Orioles […]

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