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The Locked On Mets Podcast is the only daily podcast that will break down everything dealing with the Amazin’ Mets. Hosted by Ryan Finkelstein, Locked On Mets promises to deliver excellent coverage on every win, loss and compelling back page story that consumes Mets fans each season. There is no better place to get daily analysis on the New York Mets. Part of the Locked On Podcast Network, #MLB #Mets #LGM

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Michael Conforto Becoming a Superstar to Build ...
The New York Mets desperately needed to win a game Wednesday night, but found themselves in a early hole due to another poor start from Rick Porcello. Luckily the team showed great fight, clawing back into the game with great defense and timely dingers. The biggest play of the game was a leaping catch by Michael Conforto, saving three runs and potentially the Mets season. Listen for why the Mets need to spare no expense to keep him in Queens long-term. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Bombas makes the most comfortable socks in the history of feet. But these socks do more than keep feet cozy. They help give back to the most vulnerable members of our community.Give a pair when you buy a pair, and get twenty percent off your first purchase at Bombas.com/locked Rock Auto Amazing selection. Reliably low prices. All the parts your car will ever need. Visit RockAuto.com and tell them Locked On sent you. Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get $10 off your first order.
19 min
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Where Does the Rotation Go From Here?
The New York Mets got blown out by the Baltimore Orioles on Tuesday, as Michael Wacha was rocked in another start. Can the Mets continue to have him pitch every fifth day if his performance does not improve? Also Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez are not giving up on their pursuit of buying the Mets, even though the sale to Steve Cohen is all but wrapped up. What are their plans to change that and is there any hope? Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Bombas makes the most comfortable socks in the history of feet. But these socks do more than keep feet cozy. They help give back to the most vulnerable members of our community.Give a pair when you buy a pair, and get twenty percent off your first purchase at Bombas.com/locked Rock Auto Amazing selection. Reliably low prices. All the parts your car will ever need. Visit RockAuto.com and tell them Locked On sent you. Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get $10 off your first order.
17 min
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Fallout From Losing Zack Wheeler
The New York Mets let Zack Wheeler walk in free agency and now he is starring for a division rival. What would the Mets look like had they just signed Wheeler in the offseason, or even sooner by extending him while he was under contract last year. Also the Mets lost a tough one on Monday, battling back from down 6-0 to take a lead but ultimately lose late to the Phillies. What is next for the Mets as they try to make something out of their season. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Bombas makes the most comfortable socks in the history of feet. But these socks do more than keep feet cozy. They help give back to the most vulnerable members of our community.Give a pair when you buy a pair, and get twenty percent off your first purchase at Bombas.com/locked Rock Auto Amazing selection. Reliably low prices. All the parts your car will ever need. Visit RockAuto.com and tell them Locked On sent you. Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get $10 off your first order.
17 min
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Mets 2019 All-Stars Starting to Show Up
The New York Mets capped off their weekend with a blowout victory over the Philadelphia Phillies, which saw them score 14 runs. With an offense that has been firing on all cylinders, a pitching staff that seems to have settled and a favorable schedule compared to their chief division rivals, the Mets may finally be ready to put themselves in playoff position. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Bombas makes the most comfortable socks in the history of feet. But these socks do more than keep feet cozy. They help give back to the most vulnerable members of our community.Give a pair when you buy a pair, and get twenty percent off your first purchase at Bombas.com/locked Rock Auto Amazing selection. Reliably low prices. All the parts your car will ever need. Visit RockAuto.com and tell them Locked On sent you. Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get $10 off your first order.
20 min
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Mets Comeback From the Brink for "The Franchise"
The New York Mets honored the late Tom Seaver on Thursday, with a game full of tributes and big moments. Then when they fell behind late, the Mets came roaring back, pulling off their first extra-inning victory of the season. Also, a preview of what lies ahead, as the Mets are set to play a crucial four-game series against the Phillies. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Postmates For a limited time, Postmates is giving our listeners ONE HUNDRED DOLLARS of free delivery credit for your first SEVEN days. To start your free deliveries, download the app and use code LOCKEDON. Indeed RIGHT NOW, Indeed is offering our listeners a FREE SEVENTY-FIVE DOLLAR CREDIT to boost your job post - which means more quality candidates will see it, fast. Try Indeed out with a FREE SEVENTY-FIVE DOLLAR CREDIT at indeed.com/lockedonmlb. Rock Auto Amazing selection. Reliably low prices. All the parts your car will ever need. Visit RockAuto.com and tell them Locked On sent you. Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get $10 off your first order.
21 min
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Celebrating the Legacy of "The Franchise" Tom S...
Wednesday September 2nd, 2020 will forever be known as one of the saddest days in the history of the New York Mets, as the greatest player to ever wear the uniform passed away. Tom Seaver was nicknamed "The Franchise" because he quite literally put the Mets on the map. The rabid fan base we see today would not be here if not for Seaver. Today we look back at the legacy of No. 41, and also the eerie fact that the current Mets beat the Orioles on the day he passed away, nearly 51 years removed from when Seaver brought the Mets their first championship against the Orioles in 1969.
18 min
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Mets Give Orioles Batting Practice at Camden Yards
Ariel Jurado and Franklyn Kilome served up some nice BP to the Baltimore Orioles on Tuesday, as they crushed them to the tune of 14 hits and nine runs. Can the Mets afford to be giving games away with such a limited amount of time left in the season? Jeff McNeil may finally be turning the corner, was the 10-game slump he endured simply a product of crashing into the wall to make that incredible catch? Also Robinson Cano would be leading the league in batting if he was a qualified hitter, what will it take for him to win a batting title? Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Postmates For a limited time, Postmates is giving our listeners ONE HUNDRED DOLLARS of free delivery credit for your first SEVEN days. To start your free deliveries, download the app and use code LOCKEDON. Indeed RIGHT NOW, Indeed is offering our listeners a FREE SEVENTY-FIVE DOLLAR CREDIT to boost your job post - which means more quality candidates will see it, fast. Try Indeed out with a FREE SEVENTY-FIVE DOLLAR CREDIT at indeed.com/lockedonmlb. Rock Auto Amazing selection. Reliably low prices. All the parts your car will ever need. Visit RockAuto.com and tell them Locked On sent you. Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get $10 off your first order.
19 min
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ToddFather Announces Unfinished Business
After a flurry of trades at the deadline, the New York Mets now have to make some decisions about both their active and 40-man rosters. Who are the most likely candidates to get dropped in favor of Todd Frazier, Miguel Castro and Robinson Chirinos? Now that the Mets are at a breaking point of their season, what will it take for them to get things back on track over the final 25 games. And as Frazier announces that their is unfinished business, can he be the spark the Mets need to get back in a groove again? Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Postmates For a limited time, Postmates is giving our listeners ONE HUNDRED DOLLARS of free delivery credit for your first SEVEN days. To start your free deliveries, download the app and use code LOCKEDON. Indeed RIGHT NOW, Indeed is offering our listeners a FREE SEVENTY-FIVE DOLLAR CREDIT to boost your job post - which means more quality candidates will see it, fast. Try Indeed out with a FREE SEVENTY-FIVE DOLLAR CREDIT at indeed.com/lockedonmlb. Rock Auto Amazing selection. Reliably low prices. All the parts your car will ever need. Visit RockAuto.com and tell them Locked On sent you. Built Bar Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get $10 off your first order.
18 min
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Return of the ToddFather, Farewell to Another P...
The New York Mets almost stood pat at the deadline, only to make a flurry of moves at the 11th hour. When the dust settled, Todd Frazier was brought back to play with the Mets again and was joined by catcher and Rangers teammate Robinson Chirinos. Unfortunately the big news was that another top pitching prospect has been sent to greener pastures, as Brodie Van Wagenen dealt last year's minor league pitcher of the year Kevin Smith to Baltimore. In exchange the Orioles traded veteran reliever Miguel Castro to the Mets. Rock Auto Amazing selection. Reliably low prices. All the parts your car will ever need. Visit RockAuto.com and tell them Locked On sent you.
16 min
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Mets Collapse to the Yankees On Eve of Trade De...
The Mets unraveled over the weekend against the Yankees, dropping the last three games of the Subway Series. Was manager Luis Rojas to blame for some of the poor decisions he made on Sunday? Also the trade deadline has arrived and the Mets have to decide whether to buy, sell or hold, what will the do? Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Postmates For a limited time, Postmates is giving our listeners ONE HUNDRED DOLLARS of free delivery credit for your first SEVEN days. To start your free deliveries, download the app and use code LOCKEDON. Indeed RIGHT NOW, Indeed is offering our listeners a FREE SEVENTY-FIVE DOLLAR CREDIT to boost your job post - which means more quality candidates will see it, fast. Try Indeed out with a FREE SEVENTY-FIVE DOLLAR CREDIT at indeed.com/lockedonmlb. Rock Auto Amazing selection. Reliably low prices. All the parts your car will ever need. Visit RockAuto.com and tell them Locked On sent you. Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get $10 off your first order.
24 min
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The Steve Cohen Era Begins With a Walk-off
The New York Mets had an outstanding sweep of their doubleheader against the Yankees, winning both games in dramatic fashion. Pete Alonso, Dominic Smith, Jake Marisnick and Amed Rosario all had momentous home runs, yet that was not even the headlining story. Steve Cohen has won the exclusive right to buy the Mets and is now very likely to become the next owner. Alex Rodriguez's group pulled out of the bidding process and new era of Mets baseball is about to begin. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Rock Auto Amazing selection. Reliably low prices. All the parts your car will ever need. Visit RockAuto.com and tell them Locked On sent you.
21 min
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Mets and Marlins Make a Bold Statement
The New York Mets and Miami Marlins were supposed to play a game at 7:10 on Thursday night. Instead they took the field and stood together for a 42-second moment of silence out of respect for Jackie Robinson. They then exited the field with only a Black Lives Matter t-shirt draped across home plate left behind. Michael Conforto and Dominic Smith were just some of the Mets who spoke about this after the game. Listen to here what they had to say. Also GM Brodie Van Wagenen became a story as well, as he questioned the leadership of MLB Commisioner Rob Manfred in a leaked video. If you have been moved by Dominic Smith's words over the past few days, check out his foundation here to learn about what how he is trying to impact the next generation through baseball. https://www.baseballgenerations.com/bbg-foundation
18 min
963
Unprecedented Day in Sports
August 26th, 2020, will be remembered as a pivotal moment in sports history, as the Milwaukee Bucks boycotted a playoff basketball game in protest of the shooting of Jacob Blake. What followed was a day where some sports came to a stop, as other leagues, teams and players followed suit with the NBA and stopped play. Dominic Smith, one of the few black players on the Mets, knelt during the anthem and spoke out after the game. Listen to hear his comments and the pain behind them.
16 min
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Double the Frustration in Mets Return
The Mets were swept in their first double-header of the week, as the Marlins snapped a five-game losing streak to New York with a pair of shutouts. Rick Porcello struggled in another start, but Corey Oswalt and Seth Lugo at least pitched well, showing promise for the rotation moving forward. As the Mets continue to fail with runners in scoring position, it's fair to wonder if the pressure of expectations is getting to them. What will it take to turn things around before it's too late? Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Rock Auto Amazing selection. Reliably low prices. All the parts your car will ever need. Visit RockAuto.com and tell them Locked On sent you. Built Bar Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get $10 off your first order. Freshly Join almost ONE AND A HALF MILLION Satisfied Customers and skip the shopping, prepping, cooking, and clean up. Freshly is offering our listeners FORTY DOLLARS OFF FOR THEIR FIRST TWO ORDERS at freshly.com/lockedon. Manscaped Go to Manscaped.com and use code LOCKED to get 20% Off and Free Shipping. Manscaped is #1 in men’s below the belt grooming and offers precision-engineered tools for your family jewels.
18 min
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Mets Come Back to a Busy Schedule
The Mets are set to face their toughest task yet, as they will have to play nine games over the next six days. How will the pitching staff and the rest of the roster hold up squaring off against the Miami Marlins and the New York Yankees? Also GM Brodie Van Wagenen spoke with the media on Monday about the COVID situation with the Mets and their approach heading into the trade deadline. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Rock Auto Amazing selection. Reliably low prices. All the parts your car will ever need. Visit RockAuto.com and tell them Locked On sent you. Built Bar Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get $10 off your first order. Freshly Join almost ONE AND A HALF MILLION Satisfied Customers and skip the shopping, prepping, cooking, and clean up. Freshly is offering our listeners FORTY DOLLARS OFF FOR THEIR FIRST TWO ORDERS at freshly.com/lockedon. Manscaped Go to Manscaped.com and use code LOCKED to get 20% Off and Free Shipping. Manscaped is #1 in men’s below the belt grooming and offers precision-engineered tools for your family jewels.
17 min
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Fool's Gold at Trade Deadline
With the trade deadline fast approaching, the New York Mets could be buyers to try to win this year. It would be a terrible mistake however to the future of the franchise to deal prospects for this season. Yet with the Wilpons about to sell the team, who knows what they will do in what could be their last year running the team. Also there have been no further positive COVID tests from the Mets this weekend, so baseball could resume in New York soon. What will that look like for the Mets, as they try to catch up for the time lost? Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Rock Auto Amazing selection. Reliably low prices. All the parts your car will ever need. Visit RockAuto.com and tell them Locked On sent you. Built Bar Built Bar is a protein bar that tastes like a candy bar. Go to builtbar.com and use promo code “LOCKEDON,” and you’ll get $10 off your first order. Freshly Join almost ONE AND A HALF MILLION Satisfied Customers and skip the shopping, prepping, cooking, and clean up. Freshly is offering our listeners FORTY DOLLARS OFF FOR THEIR FIRST TWO ORDERS at freshly.com/lockedon. Manscaped Go to Manscaped.com and use code LOCKED to get 20% Off and Free Shipping. Manscaped is #1 in men’s below the belt grooming and offers precision-engineered tools for your family jewels.
18 min
967
COVID Hits the Mets
The baseball season stopped for the Mets on Thursday, as two members of their traveling party tested positive for the coronavirus. As of now, games are postponed through at least Friday, but there is a good chance we see further delays before the Mets season is resumed. In other news, the Mets will likely be sold by the end of the this month, listen for all the latest news in regards to the sale. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Rock Auto Amazing selection. Reliably low prices. All the parts your car will ever need. Visit RockAuto.com and tell them Locked On sent you.
19 min
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Seth Lugo Replaces Matz in the Rotation
The New York Mets won their series against the Miami Marlins, taking their third-straight game. Jacob deGrom pitched great, Luis Guillorme and Dominic Smith had big games offensively and Michael Conforto bailed out the bullpen with a clutch ninth inning home run. Yet the story is all about Seth Lugo. Lugo finally gets his wish to be in the starting rotation, nearly costing the Mets Wednesday night, as their closer was suddenly unavailable. What does this switch mean for Lugo and the Mets moving forward? Also Steven Matz has been pulled from the rotation in favor of Lugo. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Rock Auto Amazing selection. Reliably low prices. All the parts your car will ever need. Visit RockAuto.com and tell them Locked On sent you.
19 min
969
Mets Overcome Another Injury to Rotation
The New York Mets got some bad news Tuesday, as standout rookie David Peterson hit the injured list with shoulder fatigue. Luckily, Corey Oswaly pitched well in the spot start and the Mets lineup and bullpen did the rest, beating the Marlins yet again. Getting big games from Brandon Nimmo and Amed Rosario, the lineup scored eight runs. Can those two players continue to build of recent hot streaks? Also where does the Mets rotation stand now, after yet another injury? Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Rock Auto Amazing selection. Reliably low prices. All the parts your car will ever need. Visit RockAuto.com and tell them Locked On sent you.
18 min
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Alonso and Cano's Power Bats Come to Life
The New York Mets started the week off with a W, putting together a big night offensively in Miami. Pete Alonso had a much-needed multi-homer game, with Robinson Cano contributing multiple blasts as well. Can the Mets continue to feast on Marlins pitching this series? Chasen Shreve earned his first victory in a Mets uniform Monday night, continuing his outstanding season thus far. What has been the key for Shreve in making him one of the best strikeout arms on this staff? Also an update on the health of the starting rotation and outlook for the rest of this series. Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Rock Auto Amazing selection. Reliably low prices. All the parts your car will ever need. Visit RockAuto.com and tell them Locked On sent you.
18 min
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The Starting Rotation Continues to Crumble
The New York Mets were swept by the Philadelphia Phillies this weekend, once again taking a few steps back after showing promise. Luis Rojas certainly did not have the best weekend managing the club and now has more questions than answers when it comes to his starting rotation. With many players still putting together quality seasons, are the Mets closer to contention than they look? Also what lies ahead this week against the first place Miami Marlins? Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! Rock Auto Amazing selection. Reliably low prices. All the parts your car will ever need. Visit RockAuto.com and tell them Locked On sent you.
17 min
972
Tomas 'Piazza' Powers Mets to Victory
Tomas Nido had the best game of career, hitting two home runs and six RBI to lead the Mets over the Nationals. David Peterson also picked up his third win in his first four career starts, giving his team another great effort. By winning the last two games, the Mets suddenly look primed to turn the corner and are shockingly in playoff position. Can they keep things rolling this weekend against the Phillies? Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! cbdMD Our friends at cbdMD have an amazing duo that can help you relax, regroup, and recharge when life gets chaotic. And to make it even easier cbdMD is offering all our listeners 25% OFF your next order when you use the promo code LOCKED ON MLB at checkout. Rock Auto Amazing selection. Reliably low prices. All the parts your car will ever need. Visit RockAuto.com and tell them Locked On sent you.
18 min
973
The Polar Bear Awakes From His Slumber
Pete Alonso had a monster game on Wednesday night, crushing three extra-base hits including his third home run of the season. Along with the Polar Bear, the Mets lineup came alive to score 11 runs off the Nationals, as plenty of guys rose to the occasion. Robert Gsellman made his first start of the season, returning to the rotation for the first time since 2017. Will he be able to readjust to the role? Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! cbdMD Our friends at cbdMD have an amazing duo that can help you relax, regroup, and recharge when life gets chaotic. And to make it even easier cbdMD is offering all our listeners 25% OFF your next order when you use the promo code LOCKED ON MLB at checkout. Rock Auto Amazing selection. Reliably low prices. All the parts your car will ever need. Visit RockAuto.com and tell them Locked On sent you.
19 min
974
Porcello Throws Quality Start, But Bats Remain ...
Rick Porcello has now pitched back-to-back quality starts and has been aided by some exceptional defense behind him. Yet this effort was wasted, as the Mets continue to struggle with runners in scoring position. One promising development for the Mets has been the performance of Edwin Diaz, who has yet to give up a run this month. Is he earning trust to potentially get his closer's role back? Also could we see Robert Gsellman in the starting rotation soon? Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! cbdMD Our friends at cbdMD have an amazing duo that can help you relax, regroup, and recharge when life gets chaotic. And to make it even easier cbdMD is offering all our listeners 25% OFF your next order when you use the promo code LOCKED ON MLB at checkout. Rock Auto Amazing selection. Reliably low prices. All the parts your car will ever need. Visit RockAuto.com and tell them Locked On sent you.
19 min
975
Who Replaces Wacha in the Rotation?
The New York Mets had a rough day on Monday, as Marcus Stroman opted out of the season, before they got blown out by the Nationals. Steven Matz continues to struggle at the worst time, when the Mets need him to step up as the No. 2 starter. Also listen for some analysis on some of the trends for the Mets early in the season when it comes to run production. Finally, how will they replace Michael Wacha in the rotation? Support Us By Supporting Our Sponsors! cbdMD Our friends at cbdMD have an amazing duo that can help you relax, regroup, and recharge when life gets chaotic. And to make it even easier cbdMD is offering all our listeners 25% OFF your next order when you use the promo code LOCKED ON MLB at checkout. Rock Auto Amazing selection. Reliably low prices. All the parts your car will ever need. Visit RockAuto.com and tell them Locked On sent you.
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