Archive for June, 2009

Mets Fans Are Grumbling While The Team Is Stumbling

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As the injuries have been piling up for the Mets over the past few weeks and the losses to teams like the Pirates and Nationals continue, Mets fans have come out in droves complaining about the team and their chances to make any kind of noise in the National League East.  To those fans, I […]

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Should The Mets Become Sellers By The Trade Deadline?

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If the Mets lose 4-5 to the Pirates and Nationals, what happens in the coming weeks when they face the Phillies, Yankees, and Rays? They will need high-powered binoculars to locate Philadelphia, that’s what. With Mike Pelfrey and John Maine graciously serving up batting practice to the opposition, the mantra is becoming: Santana and Livan […]

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Beltran Vs LaRoche – Ding, Ding, Ding, Round 3

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Round One On Friday June 4th after the Mets got swept by the Pirates, Carlos Beltran said he was embarrassed. “We have to play better. There’s no doubt we have to play better. I mean, we have to take this personally. It can’t happen. It can’t happen us being able to come here and lose three games […]

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Keith Was Sharp On Friday Night

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Friday night on SNY Keith Hernandez submitted one of his be performances as a color commentator that I can remember. On several occasions Keith played the role of former player perfectly, and a few times he had to reel Gary Cohen in before Cohen went of the deep end. Early on in the game David […]

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6/6 Minor League Report! MEJIAAAAAA!!!

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Buffalo 2, Indianapolis 9 cf Cory Sullivan 1 for 4, K, .253 lf Jesus Feliciano 1 for 4, .301 rf Matt Watson 1 for 3, run, BB, K, .167 1b Willy Pena 2 for 4, run, HR, 2 RBI, K, .257 3b Mike Lamb 0 for 4, K, .186 c Robinson Cancel 0 for 4, […]

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Mets Lose A Tough Game To The Nats 7-1

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Game Summary It was only a two hour game, but felt like an eternity for the Mets. John Maine gave up seven runs to give the lead to the Nationals. Mets offense was only able to score one run against John Lannan who pitched a complete game. Mets lose game two to the Nationals 7-1. Pitching […]

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Omir Santos: Did We Catch Lightning In A Bottle?

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The Mets have been socked with too many injuries and a fair share of adversity so far this season. When that happens, it becomes so hard to spot some of the good things that have also emerged out of all the drama and upheaval. One such positive has been the outstanding pitching of Livan Hernandez. Who could […]

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Fernando Martinez Will Stay With Mets When Church Is Activated

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Although the decision to bring up Fernando Martinez was met with 50/50 support on this site when we were lobbying heavily for his callup, I bet that at least some of those opposing Mets fans agree that F-Mart has been a fine addition and has held his own. When talking to reporters after last nights […]

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Mets Minors – Brad Holt Makes AA Debut, Ike Davis, Josh Thole

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Last years top draft pick for the New York Mets, first baseman Ike Davis, got a special mention in this weeks Baseball America’s Prospect Hot Sheet. The Mets used the 18th overall pick in last year’s draft to select Arizona State 1B Ike Davis mostly on the strength of his power projection. The key word is […]

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Mets Take Game One And Beat The Nats 3-1 In Extras

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Game Summary Mets were able to snap a three game losing streak, beating the Nats 3-1 in ten innings. Tim Redding had a great start and the offense was able to score their just enough runs to get the win in extra innings. Pitching Tim Redding started the game and delivered a solid performance to start off […]

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