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MMO Game Thread: Nationals vs Mets, 7:10 PM (Cespedes Batting Third!)

The New York Mets continue their weekend series against the division-leading Washington Nationals after taking the first game in dramatic fashion with a walk off homerun in the bottom of the 12th. Jacob deGrom (10-6, 2.05) gets the start for the Mets tonight and opposes right-hander Joe Ross (2-3, 3.03) for the Nats in a […]
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Breaking Down Matt Harvey vs. Washington Nationals

Stat Line:  7.2 IP, 1 R, 5 H, 9 SO, 0 BB Matt Harvey is resembling the Dark Knight of 2013.  Using both sides of the plate predominately with his fastball and slider, Harvey was perfect through five innings before Jose Lobaton singled up the middle. This article explains Harvey’s fastball dominance and an area […]
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What Does It Say About An Organization When…

You know there’s something about the last few days that’s been overlooked and needs to be said. One of the things we pride ourselves on MMO is to always strive to be original and out-of-the-box. This is one of those kinds of posts. What does it say about an organization when a player starts crying […]
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Mets Contemplated Acquiring A Reliever Friday, Still Could Add One Via Waivers

Mets GM Sandy Alderson said he considered the possibly of acquiring another relief pitcher before Friday’s non waiver trade deadline although it never transpired. However despite the acquisition of setup reliever Tyler Clippard from the A’s, it’s very possible that the Mets could still swing a deal for a reliever via a waiver trade during […]
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David Wright Inching Closer To Rehab Games

The good news just keeps coming in for the New York Mets as we get news from the front lines on David Wright. After beginning baseball activities on Tuesday at Citi Field, Wright remained with the team and continued participating in fielding and running drills as well as batting practice. On Friday night, we learned that […]
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Oh, And Some Guy Named Harvey Pitched A Gem

Lost in all of the excitement and all of the drama that unfolded at Citi Field on Friday night, was a scintillating performance by Mets right-hander Matt Harvey. In what was his most dominating performance of the season to date, Harvey overpowered the Washington Nationals, retiring the first 16 batters of the game until catcher Jose […]
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The Making Of A Team

“And, a few days after Bill stepped behind the plate, something happened to the Blues. When you live with a team eight months of the year, season after season, its thoughts and responses and spirits become your own. I never felt it stronger than the week Bill took charge behind the plate.” “Not that it […]
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From Tears Of Sadness To Tears Of Joy

Not even all the greatest scribes in the world could have dreamed up and written a better script than what has unfolded at Citi Field in the last 48 hours. It is moments like this that makes baseball the greatest sport in the world. Nothing can match it’s drama, nothing comes close to the agony […]
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MMO Game Recap: Mets 2, Nationals 1 #I’mWithWilmer

Flores Delivers An Instant Mets Classic! The Mets (53-50) defeated the Washington Nationals (54-47) by a score of 2-1 in twelve innings tonight at Citi Field Wilmer Flores, who gained nationwide attention on Wednesday night after he was shown tearing up in the field after he heard that he had been traded to the Milwaukee […]
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Press Release: Mets Announce Yoenis Cespedes Deal

The New York Mets today announced that the club has acquired All-Star outfielder Yoenis Cespedes from the Detroit Tigers in exchange for minor league righthanded pitchers Luis Cessa and Michael Fulmer. Cespedes will wear #52 and Carlos Torres will switch to #72. Born in Campechuela, Granma, Cuba, Cespedes will become the 11th Cuban-born player to play […]
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Back in the Saddle Again: Travis d’Arnaud Batting Fifth Tonight

He’s Baaa-aaack… Travis d’Arnaud is back in the Mets lineup and batting fifth tonight against the Washington Nationals. Can I get a… Hell Yeah! * * * * * * * * * * Mets catcher Travis d’Arnaud is now in New York and with the team. He will be activated from the disabled list before […]
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MMO Game Thread: Nationals vs Mets, 7:10 PM (Harvey Day & Cespedes Eve!)

After a pair of losses to the San Diego Padres, the New York Mets will try to regroup as the host the Washington Nationals for a crucial three game series at Citi Field. Matt Harvey (9-7, 3.16 ) opposes left-hander Gio Gonzalez (8-4, 3.83) in Friday night’s 7:10 PM series opener. Washington is 33-9 at Citi […]
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First Place Or Bust: Bring On The Nationals

I’ve gotta tell you I am pretty freaking stoked at how this trade deadline ended up for our beloved New York Mets. Essentially we’ve picked up Yoenis Cespedes, Juan Uribe, Kelly Johnson and Tyler Clippard for a bunch of mid to high level pitching prospects. That’s a pretty impressive haul if you ask me. Yeah, […]
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Michael Cuddyer Could Start Rehab Assignment Next Week

I have no idea what Ken Rosenthal was talking about earlier, but according to the Mets Michael Cuddyer feels great and could begin playing in rehab games next week. * * * * * * * * * * * As the Mets continue to explore outfield options, I couldn’t help noticing something that Ken […]
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Mets Acquire Yoenis Cespedes From Tigers

This just in…. According to several reports the Mets have acquired Yoenis Cespedes from the Detroit Tigers. Ken Rosenthal has just confirmed it on MLB Network. Still no word on what the Mets have given up. But as I mentioned earlier Zack Wheeler is not part of the deal. Reportedly it’s two prospects but they […]
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Mets Are Really, Really Trying…

I had to laugh a couple of minutes ago when Ken Rosenthal said on MLB Network that if the Mets don’t get an outfielder for this deadline Mets fans are going to storm Citi Field. The worry is that the Mets are trying. Actually the tweet I read said the Mets are really really trying. […]
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Suddenly, Mets Interested In Cespedes After All With One Hour To Go

Surprise, surprise… The Mets are now in the hotly contested Yoenis Cespedes pursuit along with several other teams. Ken Rosenthal first tweeted out that Mets trade talks with Reds for Jay Bruce have lost traction and that they’ve shifted their sights to Cespedes who is a free agent after the season. I think Cespedes would […]
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What’s Going On With Michael Cuddyer??

As the Mets continue to explore outfield options, I couldn’t help noticing something that Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports just reported. Rosenthal basically said that the team has some concerns that outfielder Michael Cuddyer “may not be back.” I thought that was kind of odd because I remember reading just a few days ago that […]
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Are Dollars Clogging Up Works In Bruce Deal?

I don’t know how much truth there is to the latest rumors that are popping up on Twitter, but according to several beat reporters including Mark Carig of Newsday, the New York Mets are not just focused on outfielder Jay Bruce any longer. The word is that they have now cast a wide net and […]
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Orioles Get Gerardo Parra From Brewers

The Baltimore Orioles have acquired outfielder Gerardo Parra from the Milwaukee Brewers in exchange for RHP Zach Davies according to Tom Haudricourt of the Journal Sentinel. No official announcement yet as deal is pending physicals. Parra, who is considered by many reports to be a top target for the New York Mets, is hitting a […]
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Mets Minors: Reynolds Returns To Vegas, Black Has Scoreless Outing

  Sacramento 4, Las Vegas (59-47) Matt Reynolds made his return from an injured elbow after going 2-5 with RBI and walk in two rehab games with the GCL Mets. He was 1-4 with his 24th double and two strikeouts in his return while playing all 9 innings at shortstop. Brandon Nimmo was 1-4 with his […]
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The Last Word: Only the Mets

The fiasco that was Wednesday, July 29 at Citi Field will for a long time stand as Exhibit A for a couple of truisms my wife and I share as we watch the Mets most every night from April to October (yeah, October): One, very game features something you’ve never seen before, and two, baseball […]
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Gavin Cecchini Continues To Sizzle In Breakout Season

Met fans might end up happy Sandy Alderson was not forced to move Binghamton shortstop Gavin Cecchini in making moves to bolster the Mets big league line-up. Cecchini is having a breakout season at the Double-A level and is sizzling in Binghamton.  In his last two games, two wins for the first place B-Mets, Cecchini went […]
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Rosenthal: Deal Between Reds and Mets for Bruce Will Happen

8:30 AM Update – Deadline Day! The first news of the day regarding the Mets and Jay Bruce comes from Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports, who says that a deal for the Cincinnati Reds slugger looks like it’s going to happen and that the Mets will finally get that big bat they say they’re looking […]
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Granderson Clobbers 16th Home Run, Quietly Enjoying A Solid Season

Despite the Mets devastating 8-7 loss to the Padres at Citi Field, Curtis Granderson had one of his best games of his Mets’ career. He went 2-for-4 at the plate with a three run home run in the 5th inning. He also made three outstanding catches in right field. Granderson is quietly enjoying a successful […]
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