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Top Moment of the Marlins' 2014 Season: #2

2 – June 20th – Don’t Run on Ozuna – Really, you just don’t. Marcell’s game-saving launch to home plate to throw out Kirk Nieuwenhuis and secure the 3-2 win over the Mets was definitely a SportsCenter Top-10 worthy throw that got more fun to watch over and over again. 74 more words

Miami Marlins

Mets Offseason Moves: John Mayberry Jr.

by Mike Pisciotta

On Thursday afternoon, per MLB Trade Rumors.com, the New York Mets announced they had signed outfielder/first basemen John Mayberry Jr. to a 1 year/$1.45 million contract for the 2015 season. 250 more words

New York Mets

Three Up, Three Down: Three series to go edition

That means it’s 27 Up, 27 Down to go.

Monday: Marlins 6, Mets 5
Three Up: Jacob deGrom, Wilmer Flores, Travis d’Arnaud
Three Down: Jeurys Familia, Dilson Herrera, Jenrry Mejia… 144 more words

Alderson Maintains Rebuild-First Operation

It was lying right off the bat from Sandy Alderson and the New York Mets organization.

Signing a lifelong .233 hitter who hit for a disastrous .200 in 2013 was merely unacceptable and outrageous for a rebuilding franchise that has struggled to take up hits over the past few seasons. 673 more words

Mets

Time to be spoilers

Dropping three out of four games to the San Francisco Giants this weekend seems to have put an end to any talk of the New York Mets being part of a pennant race in 2014. 247 more words

Baseball

Mets Designate Bobby Abreu For Assignment, Recall Kirk Nieuwenhuis

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Following the Mets’ 4-3 loss to the Giants on Monday afternoon, general manager Sandy Alderson did some housecleaning.

New York announced that it has designated veteran outfielder Bobby Abreu for assignment.  260 more words

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