Tag: Wild Card

The Amazin’ Metscast: The Jay Bay Chronicles

An article by posted on September 22, 2016 0 Comments
The Amazin’ Metscast: The Jay Bay Chronicles

The Amazin’ Metscast – Episode 11 – The Jay Bay Chronicles On this week’s dumpster fire of an episode we are joined by Michael Baron as we discuss the Mets’ struggles with teams they should beat while in the midst of a Wild Card race. We also delve into the hot topic that is Jay […]

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NL Wild Card Tie-Breaker Scenarios

An article by posted on September 20, 2016 0 Comments
NL Wild Card Tie-Breaker Scenarios

With 12 games remaining in the season, the National League Wild Card race is extremely tight between the New York Mets, San Francisco Giants, and the St. Louis Cardinals.  Currently, the Giants and the Cardinals are tied for the second Wild Card spot, and they both trail the Mets by one game in the Wild […]

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The Wild Card Race Tightens as Mets and Giants Lose

An article by posted on September 20, 2016 0 Comments
The Wild Card Race Tightens as Mets and Giants Lose

With the Mets falling to the Atlanta Braves Monday night by a score of 7-3, the Wild Card race tightened some more. The St. Louis Cardinals took care of business on their end, defeating the Colorado Rockies by a score of 5-3. The San Francisco Giants blew a 1-0 lead in the bottom of the […]

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MMO Players Of The Week: Who Else But Rivera and Thor!

An article by posted on September 19, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Players Of The Week: Who Else But Rivera and Thor!

With just under two weeks left in the 2016 regular season, the New York Mets are making their final push to position themselves as the top Wild Card seed, giving them home field advantage for the one-game playoff. After a sweep over the weekend of the Minnesota Twins, and the San Francisco Giants splitting their […]

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

An article by posted on September 16, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Game Thread: Twins vs Mets, 7:10 PM

Friday, September 16, 2016 • 7:10 p.m. Citi Field • Flushing, N.Y. RHP Jose Berrios (2-6, 9.27) vs. RHP Bartolo Colon (13-7, 3.27) SNY • WOR 710 AM • ESPN 1050 AM The Mets now have a full game lead in the second Wild Card spot thanks to the Cardinals sliding their past two games […]

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MMO Players Of The Week: Cespedes and Lugo

An article by posted on September 15, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Players Of The Week: Cespedes and Lugo

After another successful week for the New York Mets, going 5-1 against the Cincinnati Reds and Atlanta Braves from September 5-11, they now hold a half game lead over the St. Louis Cardinals for the second wild card spot before their Tuesday night game against the Washington Nationals. The Mets held a six-game winning streak […]

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Who Do You Want: Cardinals or Giants?

An article by posted on September 15, 2016 0 Comments
Who Do You Want: Cardinals or Giants?

Tonight, the St. Louis Cardinals head out west to begin a pivotal four game series against the San Francisco Giants that will have far reaching implications on the National League Wild Card race. With each game played, the Mets will both gain ground on one team and lose ground to another. As the series begins, […]

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Kelly Johnson Helps Mets Keep Wild Card Lead

An article by posted on September 10, 2016 0 Comments
Kelly Johnson Helps Mets Keep Wild Card Lead

Clutch hitting machine, Kelly Johnson did it again on Friday night as the Mets beat the Braves by a score of 6-4. With the team tying the game up in the eighth inning, Johnson came to the plate with the opportunity to put them ahead. Kelly of course would rip a double down the right-field […]

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MMO Players Of The Week: Granderson and Lugo

An article by posted on September 6, 2016 0 Comments
MMO Players Of The Week: Granderson and Lugo

The New York Mets embarked on a tough stretch of games to close out August and usher in September. The Miami Marlins visited Citi Field for four games, followed by the first-place Washington Nationals for a three-game weekend series. The Marlins series was especially momentous, considering that both the Mets and Marlins are eyeing the […]

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Mets Need to Beat the Teams They Should Beat

An article by posted on August 26, 2016 0 Comments
Mets Need to Beat the Teams They Should Beat

There are a multitude of reasons why the Mets are only a game over .500 and 3.5 games back of the Cardinals for the second Wild Card. The most popular excuse is injuries. There is some validity there with Matt Harvey, Lucas Duda, and David Wright gone for the year. Yoenis Cespedes was hobbled by a quad injury before he was […]

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