Mets fans are starting to party like it’s 1984

What a difference a week makes. Exactly seven days ago, the 2015 New York Mets baseball season appeared to be at its lowest ebb. The team had just lost a soul-crushing, gut-punching, spirit-killing — and whatever other adjectives have been driven into the ground by this beleaguered fan base – loss to the egregious San Diego Padres. Fans were still reeling from the debacle the...
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28 days ago  |  Discuss

Mets DFA John Mayberry Jr.

After the New York Mets officially announced that they have acquired Kelly Johnson and Juan Uribe from the Atlanta Braves, they broke the news that John Mayberry has been designated for assignment , additionally Daniel Muno with optioned to Triple-A Las Vegas. Mayberry, 31, was acquired during the off-season in the hopes that he would […]
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July 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Mets Pitchers Have A Higher Batting Average Than The Bench

The Mets now have a standard five-man bench after Danny Muno was recalled to replace injured lefthander Steven Matz who went on the DL. But none of the five reserves have a batting average above the Mendoza line. Mets Bench John Mayberry Jr. batting .194 (18 for 93) Johnny Monell batting .189 (7 for 37) Eric Campbell batting .176 (24 for 136) Kirk Nieuwenhuis batting .091 (4 for...
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July 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Mets Press Conference: Matz To Disabled List, Muno Recalled From Vegas

The Mets will place Steven Matz on the disabled list with a partial tear of his left lat muscle. He received an injection of platelet rich plasma on Thursday at the Hospital for Special Surgery and has been told not to throw for three weeks. Taking Matz’s place on the roster will be infielder Daniel Muno who has been recalled from Triple-A Las Vegas. Muno was batting .295 with...
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July 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Mets Minor League Recap: Savannah Clinches Playoff Spot, Meisner Wins

Las Vegas (40-31) 4, Fresno 2 Going into the top of the 9th the 51′s were being shutout while going 0-7 with runners in scoring position before Brooks Conrad changed all that with a pinch-hit two-out grand slam to win the game. Kirk Nieuwenhuis started the rally with a double, followed by a walk by Anthony Recker and Travis Taijeron was hit by a pitch to load the bases. Kirk was...
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June 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Gut Reaction: Braves 5, Mets 3 (6/13/15)

The scoreboard doesn’t always tell the truth about a game. You could tell by Jacob deGrom‘s line that he had a great day, going seven strong innings of one-run baseball. He ended his day by striking out nine, walking one and only a first-inning Freddie Freeman home run to blemish an otherwise perfect afternoon. What the scoreboard doesn’t show was his fantastic defense that...
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June 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Erik Goeddel Placed On DL; Daniel Muno Recalled

The Mets have placed right-handed relief pitcher Erik Goeddel on the 15-day disabled list with a right elbow strain. In his place, Daniel Muno has been recalled again from Triple-A. Goeddel, 26, has a 1.96 ERA over 23 innings with the Mets. In that span, he has struck out 23 batters and walked just seven. Muno, 26, has a .100/.182/.100 slash line in 22 plate appearances with the...
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June 12, 2015  |  Discuss

The Mets Offense Is Broken

Over the first few weeks of the season, the Mets’ pitching was spectacular. It kept the team in the game every night, allowing the offense to do just enough to win. During the Mets’ 11-game winning streak in April, they won only once by more than four runs. However, you can’t count on a pitching staff to be that good for an entire season. There are going to be rough patches...
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May 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Mets Recall Danny Muno, Option Johnny Monell

The Mets announced they have called up infielder Daniel Muno from Triple-A Las Vegas. This will be the second time around for Muno, who had one hit in six plate appearances for the Mets earlier this season. He was hitting .280 with one home run and 12 RBI in 100 at-bats for Las Vegas on the year. To make room for Muno, the Mets optioned catcher Johnny Monell back to Triple-A.
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May 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Danny Muno Optioned To Make Room For Rafael Montero

After Monday night’s exciting comeback win against the Miami Marlins, the Mets officially recalled RHP Rafael Montero from Triple-A Las Vegas. To make room for Montero on the active roster, the Mets optioned infielder Daniel Muno to Triple-A Las Vegas. Muno was 1-for-6 with a stolen base in four games since he joined the team on April 17. Montero (0-1, 4.15 ERA) will get the start...
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April 27, 2015  |  Discuss

MMO Game Recap: Mets 4, Marlins 1 (Six In A Row!!!)

The Mets extended their winning streak to six games with a 4-1 victory against the Miami Marlins in Citi Field. Offense: Bartolo Colon helped his own cause again with a sacrifice fly in the 5th inning. It was Colon’s second consecutive start with an RBI. The Mets pulled ahead of the Marlins 3-1 with a two runs in the 6th inning. Michael Cuddyer hit a weakly ball past the glove...
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April 17, 2015  |  Discuss

New York Mets Calling Up Daniel Muno

According to Michael Baron of MLB.com, the New York Mets are calling up infield prospect Daniel Muno. According to Marc Carig of Newsday, the Mets will have to cut one of their relievers in the bullpen, in a corresponding move. Muno will join the Mets in New York in time for Friday’s game. The 26-year-old infielder will mark the first player drafted during the Sandy Alderson era...
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April 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Campbell Optioned, Carlyle Makes Team, Mets Go With Eight Relievers

The Mets announced that they have optioned IF Eric Campbell and RP Erik Goeddel to Triple-A Las Vegas, and reassigned 2B Daniel Muno, SS Matt Reynolds, C Johnny Monell and RP Zack Thornton. Zack Wheeler, Bobby Parnell, Josh Edgin, and Vic Black will all be placed on the 15-day DL on Sunday and backdated accordingly for each player. Relievers Buddy Carlyle and Sean Gilmartin have...
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April 04, 2015  |  Discuss

MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Nationals, 1:05 PM

The New York Mets (17-11) travel to Viera on Tuesday to face the Washington Nationals (10-13) at 1:05 PM. LHP Jon Niese (2-0, 2.61 ERA) starts for the Mets and will oppose LHP Gio Gonzalez (0-1, 2.63 ERA) for the Nationals. No radio or TV for this game! News and Notes A day after acquiring a pair of left-handed relievers in Jerry Blevins and Alex Torres, the Mets optioned prospect...
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March 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Reynolds Has Inside Track At 2B If Murphy Lands On DL

According to a report by Anthony DiComo of MLB.com, a solid showing at big league camp coupled with the possibility that Daniel Murphy begins the season on the DL, has given Matt Reynolds the inside track at making the opening day roster over Daniel Muno. “I feel like I’ve been working really hard this camp. I came in working hard. It doesn’t change just because I suddenly...
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March 29, 2015  |  Discuss

MMO Game Thread: Nationals vs Mets, 1:10 PM (WPIX)

The New York Mets will host the Washington Nationals at 1:10 PM at Tradition Field in Port St. Lucie. RHP Jacob deGrom will start for Mets and will oppose RHP Stephen Strasburg for the Nationals. Team Notes: The Mets have optioned OF Alex Castellanos and RHP Chasen Bradford to minor league camp, bringing the total number of players still in big-league camp to 37. Reporter Jon Santucci...
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March 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Danny Muno Is Seizing The Moment

With Daniel Murphy questionable for the start of the season with a hamstring injury, another spot on the Mets Opening Day roster could be up for grabs. Sandy Alderson said few days ago that prospect Daniel Muno is being considered to fill in for Murphy, and Muno has seized the most out of this potential opportunity. Muno has been blistering hot this spring, and he increased his...
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March 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Mat Latos gives up 9 runs in Marlins' 12-3 loss to Mets

JUPITER, Fla. (AP) Mat Latos gave up seven hits in an eight-run second inning, and the New York Mets routed the Miami Marlins 12-3 Monday. New York's first eight batters in the inning reached base before David Wright grounded into a double play. Daniel Muno tripled in the inning, and Anthony Recker and Ruben Tejada doubled. Michael Cuddyer singled leading off the inning and hit...
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March 23, 2015  |  Discuss

MMO Game Recap: Mets 12, Marlins 3

The New York Mets went to Jupiter and pummeled the Miami Marlins by a score of 12-3. Pitching Jacob deGrom started and aside from a two-run homer in the first inning by Michael Morse, he was pretty solid. The Mets righty tossed 4.0 innings allowed four hits and a walk while striking out five Marlins. The Mets got scoreless outings in relief from Carlos Torres, Cody Satterwhite,...
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March 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Thanks to injuries, Daniel Muno can sieze opportunity

With Daniel Murphy seemingly destined to start the season on the disabled list after suffering a hamstring injury, the Opening Day second base job most likely belongs to Ruben Tejada. With Wilmer Flores sporting a walking boot after fouling a ball off his foot on Sunday’s game against the Yankees, Matt Reynolds appears to be the leader in the clubhouse for Opening Day shortstop...
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March 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Mets Evaluating Potential Replacements for Daniel Murphy

When the Mets announced Friday that second baseman Daniel Murphy, would be shut down for at least a week with a pulled right hamstring, the entire New York fanbase most likely let out a long sigh of frustration. This frustration would certainly be justified. Murphy, soon to be 30 and entering his seventh major league season, was the lone Mets player selected to participate in last...
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March 22, 2015  |  Discuss

MMO Game Thread: Mets vs Rays, 1:05 PM

The New York Mets travel to Port Charlotte on Sunday to play the Tampa Bay Rays at 1:05 PM. The game will not be televised, but will be broadcast on WOR radio. Bartolo Colon will get the start for the Mets and will be opposed by right-hander Matt Andriese for the Rays. NEW YORK METS Daniel Murphy 2B Wilmer Flores SS Lucas Duda 1B Travis d’Arnaud C Kirk Nieuwenhuis RF Alex Castellanos...
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March 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Game Recap: Marlins 8, Mets 7

In today’s other split squad game, the Mets traveled to Jupiter and lost to the Miami Marlins by a score of 8-7. Things were looking good early as top prospect Steven Matz got the start and looked great, tossing two hitless innings. The Long Island lefty allowed only one baserunner, leadoff batter Dee Gordon, who was hit by the first pitch of the game. Rafael Montero followed...
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March 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Who’s Hot, Who’s Not: Minor League Hitting Streaks Abound!

Who’s Hot: Kevin Plawecki Matthew Bowman – Las Vegas. Bowman has allowed just two earned runs over his last 4 starts dating back to July 31st. Over his last 27.1 innings, he’s pitched to an ERA of 0.66 while allowing 19 hits, walking 5 and striking out 28 batters. Kevin Plawecki – Las Vegas. Entering Sunday’s action, Plawecki was riding an 8 game hitting streak during which...
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August 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Mets Minors Recap: Puello’s Homer And Muno Slam Lead Vegas To Crown

Last Night’s Quick Scores Las Vegas 14, New Orleans 5 Rome 3, Savannah 2 Brooklyn 2, Staten Island 0 Kingsport vs Bluefield – Postponed Minor League Notes Daniel Muno hit his 13th home run for a Grand Slam and drove in five runs. Matt Reynolds singled in four at bats and scored two runs and extended his hitting streak to five games. Kevin Plawecki was 2 for 4, scoring two...
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August 22, 2014  |  Discuss
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