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The NLeast You Should Know Vol 2.7

The New York Mets were able to make up two games on the Washington Nationals and begin a West Coast trip just one half game behind the division leaders. Let’s take a look at how things played out in the National League East over the last week. Here is how the division looked on Tuesday,…

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The NLEast You Should Know Vol 2.6

  As the calendar moves past Memorial Day, it is the first official checkpoint for the 2015 Major League Baseball season. By now, we have an idea of how good teams are and how poor they may be. There is still plenty of time to get better or worse, but by now, you are who…

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What would a Troy Tulowitzki trade look like?

Colorado Rockies shortstop Troy Tulowitzki had a meeting with his agent, Paul Cohen, early last week regarding the All-Star shortstop’s future with the team. The media has reported that Tulowitzki is looking for a way out of Colorado, given their last place start of 13-21 in the National League West division. Troy Tulowitzki is denying…

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The NLeast You Should Know Vol. 2.5

The New York Mets used a 4-1 week to stay in first place and maintain the same distance ahead of the surging Washington Nationals. The club was able to put more distance between themselves and the other three teams in the division. Here is what the standings looked like on Tuesday, May 5th… New York…

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The NLeast You Should Know Vol. 2.4

  The Mets enjoyed a much needed day off on Monday while the rest of the division faced off against each other. That meant that half of the division would gain a half-game on the Mets while the other half would lose that much.  Despite the 2-5 week, the Mets still find themselves in first…

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Don’t panic, it’s only May 1

While the Mets 15-5 start through 20 games may have been the most surprising start in baseball, what has been less surprising is that the Mets have seemingly come back down to Earth since they won 11 games in a row. After losing a series to the New York Yankees and the Miami Marlins, they…

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The NLeast You Should Know Vol 2.3

The Mets were able to extend their lead in the National League East by virtue of their team-record tying 11 game winning streak, all against East opponents. Despite splitting their last four games, the Mets remain atop the division with the best record in Major League Baseball. Here is how the standings looked on Monday,…

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The old Mets reared their ugly head

Yesterday’s game was bad. There’s no getting around it. In the rubber match of the Subway Series, the New York Mets had four errors in a 6-4 loss to the New York Yankees in the Bronx. Beyond the errors were double plays that should have been turned, base running blunders and the lack of timely…

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The NLeast You Should Know Vol. 2.2

The New York Mets put together a memorable week although the memories were both good and bad. It was a week that saw seven victories in seven tries but also saw two more key cogs go down with injuries that will keep the players sidelined for quite some time. The club was able to turn…