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New York Mets Fans Talking **** To Pete Rose In 1973

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Lagares Says Recovery Will Take 1-2 Weeks

April 16 Mike Vorkunov of the Star-Ledger reports that Juan Lagares received his MRI results on Wednesday and after talking to the trainer, said his recovery time should take about 1-2 weeks. “I feel better now,” said Lagares. April 15 Citing a source from the team, Marc Carig of Newsday is reporting that the Mets will place Juan Lagares on the 15-day disabled list prior to...
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The future of the Mets bullpen

It’s been a very common issue with the Mets over the past number of seasons and this year is no different. The team has good starting pitching, along with a good lineup. But it’s the bullpen that continues to worry Mets fans all over. The year didn’t start off well, as Bobby Parnell went down with an injury that required surgery and will keep him out of the 2014 season. Vic...
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8 hours ago  |  Discuss

Mets News: New York demotes Lannan, recalls Dice-K

The Mets optioned veteran lefty John Lannan to Triple A Las Vegas and recalled Daisuke Matsuzaka. Lannan has the choice of refusing to report to Triple A and declaring himself a free agent. He has 72 hours to do so. For the time being, the Mets have placed Matsuzaka in the bullpen.Anthony DiComo of MLB.com reported the news via Twitter. slgckgc via Wikimedia Commons In two starts...
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MMO Game Recap: Mets 5, Diamondbacks 2

Recker Comes Through Again  The Mets completed a three-game sweep of the Arizona Diamondbacks after a 5-2 victory on Wednesday afternoon at Chase Field. With the win, the Mets complete a very successful 6-3 road trip. Dillon Gee, making his fourth start of the season, was perfect through 4.2 innings, retiring 14 batters in a row before giving up a fifth inning double. Gee tossed...
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#MetsTwitterRecap: Mets Sweep The Snakes

The post #MetsTwitterRecap: Mets Sweep The Snakes appeared first on The Daily Stache.
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Daisuke Matsuzaka Called Up By New York Mets To Replace John Lannan

NEW YORK — The New York Mets have called up pitcher Daisuke Matsuzaka to replace John Lannan on their big league roster. Matsuzaka’s contract was selected Wednesday from Triple-A Las Vegas. New York sent Lannan outright to Triple-A. Matsuzaka, a 33-year-old right-hander, went 3-3 with a 4.42 ERA in seven starts for the Mets last year. He posted a 2.25 ERA in two starts for Las...
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Keith Hernandez Got Nice And Pervy While A Woman Ate A $25 Hot Dog

Speaking of Keith Hernandez, the New York Mets legend and SNY baseball commentator had plenty of time to check out the scenery in Phoenix last night, as the Mets manhandled the Arizona Diamondbacks for a 9-0 blowout. In the top of the 5th, with the Mets already up 9-0, Hernandez got a look at one of those infamous $25 Chase Field hot dogs that we’ve all heard so much about, and...
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Mets Injury Updates: Curtis Granderson, Chris Young

The New York Mets are scraping to get by in the outfield.  With Juan Lagares hitting the disabled list, Curtis Granderson being day-to-day & Chris Young on the DL, the Mets outfield didn't have much left.  This afternoon they have Eric Young, Kirk Nieuwenhuis & Andrew Brown playing the outfield.  But good news abounds for the Mets, as the cavalry is about to...
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New York Mets: Matsuzaka, Kirk up, Lannan down, Lagares to DL

The New York Mets made a pair of transactions in the last 24 hours. The first was placing Juan Lagares on the DL and calling up Kirk Nieuenhuis to play center field. The second was made just hours ago when they sent John Lannan to the minors and called up Daisuke Matsuzaka. Kirk Nieuenhuis looks to make an impact with the Mets following Juan Lagares’s injury Lagares was injured...
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Mets Outright Lannan To Minors, Callup Dice-K

The New York Mets announced that lefthander John Lannan has been outrighted and that righthander Daisuke Matsuzaka has been called-up from Triple-A Las Vegas. Sandy Alderson told reporters that Dice K is coming to pitch out of the bullpen, but is also insurance in case any starter can’t make a start – an indirect reference to Bartolo Colon (sore back) and Jenrry Mejia (torn...
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Mejia to Throw Bullpen Friday, Team Unsure About His Next Start

1:00 PM Terry Collins told reporters that last night’s starter Jenrry Mejia will throw a bullpen session on Friday to see whether the blister on his right middle finger will be a factor. After his bullpen, Collins will look to see how he responds before making a determination as to whether the 24-year old righty will be able to make his next scheduled start on Monday. 7:00 AM...
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Mets Farm Report: DeGrom Spectacular Again, Herrera and Cecchini Go Deep

LAS VEGAS 6, RENO 3 Jacob deGrom pitched spectacularly, keeping the Aces hitless through the first four innings. He pitched seven innings, giving up three hits, no runs and striking out four. DeGrom is having an incredible season and currently sports a 0.50 ERA with a 0.778 in 18.0 innings with 4 walks and 15 strikeouts. According to Adam Rubin, scouts who have seen him have been...
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Duda is Mashing the Ball, Will Not Play in the Outfield

After sustaining injuries to Juan Lagares and Curtis Granderson on Monday night, Terry Collins said on Tuesday that he is not planning to use Lucas Duda in the outfield moving forward. “We made the commitment to play him there,” Collins said about Duda playing only first base. “I think putting him back in left field will take away a little bit of that positive glow that...
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Keith Hernandez ogles busty female fan wrapping mouth around huge hot dog (video)

With the game well in hand and little game-wise to discuss, Keith Hernandez went into full horndogger mode when SNY cameras captured a rather busty woman engorging on a hot dog during Tuesday night’s coverage of the New York Mets-Arizona Diamondbacks game. The Mets were up 9-0 in the 5th inning when a roving camera […] The post Keith Hernandez ogles busty female fan wrapping...
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Colon May Miss Next Start With Back Issues

Kristie Ackert of the Daily News reports that Bartolo Colon was suffering with a back issue in his last start and that he could miss his next scheduled start on Saturday according to a team source. Colon, who turns 41 next month, has been receiving treatment on his back for the past two days. The issue came up right before his start Sunday, but several Mets sources said they did...
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Mets could push back Bartolo Colon’s next start

getty images The New York Mets are unsure if pitcher Bartolo Colon will be able to make his next scheduled start on Saturday. Colon dealt with back issues in his last start against the Los Angeles Angels as he lasted just five innings allow nine runs on 11 hits in a loss. A team source for the Mets told the New York Daily News that Colon’s back was a factor to the poor performance...
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N̶e̶w̶e̶n̶h̶i̶s̶e̶ N̶i̶e̶u̶e̶n̶w̶h̶i̶s̶e̶ Kirk Returns, OF Still In Flux

Michael BaronKirk Nieuwenhuis was the beneficiary of the Juan Lagares injury, coming back to the big club last night in a big way. He smacked a homer among his three hits and knocked in three runs to boot. It was a good night for a guy who started in the minors this year after the Mets spent the offseason bringing in Curtis Granderson and Chris Young. If he keeps this up, however...
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Mets Card of the Week: 2014 Matt Harvey

2014 TOPPS MINI DIE-CUT MATT HARVEY Episode 7F16 of The Simpsons is a classic entry from 1991 named “Oh Brother, Where Art Thou?”– a title cribbed from Preston Sturges’ 1941 comedy Sullivan’s Travels, and later appropriated by the Coen brothers for their Depression-era riff on Homer’s “Odyssey.” In the episode, Homer (the Springfieldian one, not the ancient Greek...
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MMO Morning Grind: Appreciating Gonzalez Germen

Good morning, Mets fans! Another nice win last night. A stress-free win, for once. The only blemish on our victory was Jenrry Mejia having to leave early with a torn blister, but considering Mejia’s luck with injuries, I’ll settle for a torn blister any day of the week with that guy. Anyway, my post this morning is going to be about the awesomeness of Gonzalez Germen. Now, let...
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Chris Young Completes Rehab, Will Join Mets In Arizona

Here comes the cavalry. Terry Collins said that he expects Chris Young to rejoin the Mets on Wednesday in Arizona and accompany the team back to New York, according to a report on ESPN New York. Young is eligible to be activated from the disabled list on Friday, when the Mets open a weekend series at Citi Field against the Atlanta Braves. Chris Young started in left field for Triple...
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#MetsTwitterRecap: Finally .500 In 2014; Mets Crush D-Backs 9-0

[View the story "#MetsTwitterRecap: Finally .500 In 2014; Mets Crush D-Backs 9-0" on Storify] The post #MetsTwitterRecap: Finally .500 In 2014; Mets Crush D-Backs 9-0 appeared first on The Daily Stache.
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Keith Hernandez Admires A Female Fan In Attendance At Mets-Diamondbacks Game

Tuesday night in the Mets game vs the Diamondbacks, the game had gotten out of hand as the Mets, with a lineup resembling a AAA unit along with David Wright took an early 9-0 lead. While SNY was returning from a commercial break before the top of the 5th inning, they showed two fans eating the now famous 3,000 calorie $25 hot dog they serve at Chase Field. Below is a video of the...
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Granderson Will Avoid DL, Lagares Not As Lucky

Update: Nieuwenhuis has been activated and Lagares is officially on the DL. Citing a source from the team, Marc Carig of Newsday is reporting that the Mets will place Juan Lagares on the 15-day disabled list prior to tonight’s game in Arizona. Kirk Nieuwenhuis has already be re-called and is headed to Phoenix to join the team and should be available to play tonight’s contest...
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Juan Lagares the Odd Man Out?

Juan Lagares has been the New York Mets’ most lethal hitter thus far. Before the season there was speculation he’d be a bench player due to his ineptitude at the plate – he’s always been known for his stellar play defensively, but, supposedly, his weak bat would keep him from playing every day. But after being named the starter in center field on Opening Day, Lagares hasn’t...
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