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Conforto Named Eastern League Player of the Week

An article by posted on July 20, 2015 0 Comments
Conforto Named Eastern League Player of the Week

I wanted to update this excellent post by Christina with the news that outfield prospect Michael Conforto was just named the Eastern League Player of the Week. Conforto, 22, went 7-for-16 (.438) with two home runs, three RBI, and three runs scored in four games this past week, and that was after an impressive performance at […]

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Mets To Promote Akeel Morris; Set To Join Team Tomorrow

An article by posted on June 14, 2015 0 Comments
Mets To Promote Akeel Morris; Set To Join Team Tomorrow

According to the Mets on Twitter, RHP Akeel Morris is set to join the Mets tomorrow, and be activated upon his arrival. Morris, 22, was drafted by the Mets in the 10th round of the 2010 first-year player draft out of Charlotte Amalie High School in the U.S. Virgin Islands. Morris has spent 2015 thus […]

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Dillon Gee Fires Back After Claiming He Was Tricked By Team Into Supporting Gun Control

An article by posted on June 5, 2015 0 Comments
Dillon Gee Fires Back After Claiming He Was Tricked By Team Into Supporting Gun Control

The Mets recently took a team picture with everyone wearing orange in support of the “Everytown for Gun Safety” organization, which was founded by Michael Bloomberg and Piers Morgan last year. Dillon Gee then fired back on Twitter after reading a news story about the team’s support for gun control: http://t.co/2B6lhSjyGz this is not why […]

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The Mets Are A Dangerous Team

An article by posted on June 3, 2015 0 Comments
The Mets Are A Dangerous Team

Buster Olney of ESPN says that based upon what he’s seen, the Mets would be “absolutely dangerous” if they were to somehow get into the playoffs. He specifically pointed out the Mets top young arms Matt Harvey, Jacob deGrom and Noah Syndergaard and their high strikeout rates. “Think about it. Would any team want to […]

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Angels Acquire Kirk Nieuwenhuis

An article by posted on May 27, 2015 0 Comments
Angels Acquire Kirk Nieuwenhuis

The Mets have traded Kirk Nieuwenhuis to the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim in return for cash considerations, reports Adam Rubin of ESPN New York on Twitter. Nieuwenhuis, 27, hit at a .079/.125/.132 clip (3-for-38) this season for the Mets before being designated for assignment last week. After a nice campaign last year where Nieuwenhuis […]

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MMO Comment Guidelines

An article by posted on May 7, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Comment Guidelines

Our goal at MMO is to raise the level of discourse in the comment threads by eliminating inappropriate language and insults, and encouraging a lively and healthy discussion about the New York Mets or baseball in general. Please follow these simple guidelines: 1. You are all welcome to leave comments and join in or start a debate […]

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MMO Fan Spotlight: The Artist Currently Know As GrafixJoker

An article by posted on April 29, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Fan Spotlight: The Artist Currently Know As GrafixJoker

Every now and then I cross paths with fans who go above and beyond showing off their Mets fandom in such very unique and amazing ways. I wanted to introduce you to diehard Met fan and talented artist Joe Maracic who goes by @GrafixJoker on Twitter. The graphic above is that of Bartolo Colon of […]

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Mets Acquire LHP Alex Torres From Padres

An article by posted on March 30, 2015 0 Comments
Mets Acquire LHP Alex Torres From Padres

According to Ken Rosenthal on Twitter, the Mets have acquired lefty Alex Torres from the San Diego Padres. In return, the Padres will receive Mets prospect Cory Mazzoni and a player to be named later. Torres, 27, went 2-1 with a 3.33 ERA (20 earned runs/54.0 innings) in 70 games with San Diego in 2014. […]

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Are Mets Overvaluing Dillon Gee?

An article by posted on December 16, 2014 0 Comments
Are Mets Overvaluing Dillon Gee?

It’s no secret that Sandy Alderson is working hard to trade right-hander Dillon Gee who has produced a 3.91 ERA and 1.28 WHIP in 103 starts over five seasons with the Mets. The now 28-year old veteran is taking it all in stride and told MLB Network that while it’s been difficult at times, he […]

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Mets Offseason Has Been A Long And Winding Road Thus Far

An article by posted on December 10, 2014 0 Comments
Mets Offseason Has Been A Long And Winding Road Thus Far

There is one essential rule in order to survive the Major League Baseball offseason, don’t believe anything you hear. Especially this week during the Winter Meetings in San Diego, about 90 percent of the rumors you will hear are just that, rumors. A perfect example of how out-of-control the MLB offseason can get is the […]

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