Tag: Wilmer Flores

Matt Reynolds Could Fill The Void In The Infield

An article by posted on May 28, 2015 0 Comments
Matt Reynolds Could Fill The Void In The Infield

With David Wright‘s immediate future currently up in the air, the Mets have a huge hole in their lineup at the hot corner. Danny Muno and Eric Campbell don’t look like players that can fill an everyday role in the lineup. We have seen Campbell have success off the bench (last year), but he gets […]

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Three Takeaways From Tuesday’s Walk-off Victory

An article by posted on May 27, 2015 0 Comments
Three Takeaways From Tuesday’s Walk-off Victory

In case you missed it, the Mets beat the Phillies 5-4 in walkoff fashion on Tuesday night. So, what to make of it? 1. Hindsight is 20/20 Terry Collins caught his fair share of flak in this game after the Mets turned a 3-0 lead into a 4-3 deficit in the top of the eighth. […]

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While Mets Offense Flat-Lines, Front Office Sits On Their Hands

An article by posted on May 21, 2015 0 Comments
While Mets Offense Flat-Lines, Front Office Sits On Their Hands

“Develop the pitching, buy the bats.” That was a recurring theme during what has been a five year rebuild. It was drilled into our heads. And yet here we are, with a pitching rotation and bullpen packed with some of the most elite arms in the league, and the offense is sputtering. The team is […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 14, Brewers 1

An article by posted on May 16, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 14, Brewers 1

The Mets (21-16) defeated the Milwaukee Brewers (13-24) by a score of 14-1 Saturday night. Jacob deGrom had perhaps his best stuff all season tonight while Matt Garza had quite the opposite. The reigning NL Rookie of The Year pitched six innings while giving up one run, striking out six and walking one. He is […]

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The Baseball Maverick May Want To Consider Reviving Shortstop Next

An article by posted on May 15, 2015 0 Comments
The Baseball Maverick May Want To Consider Reviving Shortstop Next

Nobody wanted to see Wilmer Flores succeed at shortstop more than I did. I spent the majority of this offseason urging whoever would listen that we needed to see if Flores could work at shortstop before completely abandoning the idea. If it worked, the payoff would have been huge. Unfortunately, as the season nears the […]

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MMO Game Recap: Cubs 4, Mets 3

An article by posted on May 11, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Cubs 4, Mets 3

The Mets (20-12) lost to the Cubs (16-15) by a score of 4-3 on Monday night at Wrigley Field. Jacob deGrom pitched for the Mets and struggled. The sophomore allowed four runs in five innings, surrendering five hits and four walks, striking out five. The Mets got off to a rough start in this one. […]

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Wilfredo Tovar: The Mets Answer at Shortstop?

An article by posted on May 2, 2015 0 Comments
Wilfredo Tovar: The Mets Answer at Shortstop?

Coming into this season, there was much doubt surrounding whether a Wilmer Flores and Daniel Murphy shortstop and second base combination could holdup over a full season. And while the Mets eleven game winning streak gave the clumsy duo a bit more leeway, two big losses against the Marlins earlier this week exacerbated the Mets […]

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Can Mets Afford To Keep Playing Flores At Shortstop?

An article by posted on May 1, 2015 0 Comments
Can Mets Afford To Keep Playing Flores At Shortstop?

With another crucial error in yesterday’s game, is it time to move on from Wilmer Flores at shortstop? Flores botched a potential double play in the 4th inning, which allowed the Nationals take a 3-2 lead. The error was Flores’ 6th of the season, third most in the National League. Kristie Ackert of the Daily […]

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3 Concerns and 3 Positive Takeaways From Marlins Series

An article by posted on April 30, 2015 0 Comments
3 Concerns and 3 Positive Takeaways From Marlins Series

3 Concerns To Keep An Eye On 1. Defense Holding On By A Thread The Mets are 5-7 on the road this year and the middle infield defense has played a large part in those results. Wilmer Flores and Daniel Murphy have shown signs of life at the plate, but aside from a few long […]

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MMO Game Recap: Mets 3, Braves 2

An article by posted on April 22, 2015 0 Comments
MMO Game Recap: Mets 3, Braves 2

The Mets (12-3) won their tenth game in a row on Wednesday night, beating the Braves (8-6) at Citi Field by a score of 3-2. Dillon Gee pitched for the Mets and tightroped his way through seven innings of two-run ball, working around eight hits and a walk, striking out three. After the Mets squandered […]

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