Archive for June, 2009

Mets Lose To The Pirates 11-6 And Get Swept

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Game Summary The Mets had yet another tough loss to the Pirates this afternoon at PNC Park. Mike Pelfrey got bombed and gave up 9 runs in 3 innings, but the offense wasn’t quite able to get the lead. Mets lost all three games against the Pirates during the series with the rain out shortening the series. Mets lose […]

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J.J. Putz Might Need Elbow Surgery, What A Shocker…

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Here we go again… Adam Rubin reports that J.J. Putz will be in New York on Friday for an examination on his right elbow and that he may need surgery to remove the bone spur, but will wait for the recommendation for team doctors. Adam Rubin writes, Putz had a cortisone shot before joining the […]

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6/4 Minor League Report! Evans, Brown, DAVIS, NIEUWENHUIS, Fernandez!

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Buffalo 1, Norfolk 0 cf Cory Sullivan 0 for 4, .253 lf Jesus Feliciano 2 for 3, RBI, BB, .302 1b Michel Abreu 1 for 3, BB, .230 dh Willy Pena 1 for 4, .248 3b Mike Lamb 0 for 4, K, .191 c Robinson Cancel 0 for 3, .204 rf Matt Watson 0 for […]

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Eating Raul (Ibanez)

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Forgive me for being a backseat general manager, but after ever Raul Ibanez home run, do you cringe a little like me? When I perused the market of free-agent corner this winter his name jumped out because of his consistency and veteran leadership (all reports are he is well-liked and respected by his brethren). His […]

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Fantasy Focus: Meet the Mets – Johan Santana

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Let’s kick off the first of our Fantasy Focus columns with some discussion of our beloved Mets.  We’ll take an in depth look at their fantasy performance – which refers specifically to the following categories found in a ‘typical’ fantasy baseball league – Batting Average, Runs, HR, RBI, SB for hitters and Wins, Saves, ERA, […]

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Morning Grind – Braves Are Making Noise, Another Reyes Setback

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The Morning Grind is the place for Mets fans to sound off on anything and everything! An open thread for ranting and raving about the Mets, completely raw and uncensored! What’s On Our Minds 1. What’s the deal with the Braves? The Atlanta Braves have been very busy in the last 24 hours… First they released 305 […]

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Has PNC Park Become The New Turner Field?

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For many years while the Atlanta Braves had a chokehold on the rest of the National League East, Turner Field was a veritable house of horrors for the New York Mets.  Since it opened in 1997, the Mets are 34-66 at Turner Field and have had numerous crushing defeats, including some of the season-ending variety […]

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Braves Acquire Nate McLouth From Pirates

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Nate McLouth has been traded to the Atlanta Braves. MLB.com writes, The Braves have acquired All-Star outfielder Nate McLouth from the Pirates in exchange for three highly-regarded Minor League prospects. A Major League source had confirmed that the Pirates will send McLouth to the Braves in exchange for left-handed pitcher Jeff Locke, outfielder Gorkys Hernandez […]

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J.J.Putz Demoted, Bobby Parnell Will Setup

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Adam Rubin is now reporting that J..J. Putz has lost his eighth-inning role to Bobby Parnell. He was informed during a meeting with Jerry Manuel on Wednesday. Manuel hoped the change would be temporary, until Putz rediscovers himself. Putz will be the primary seventh-inning reliever. “Hopefully this is a small, small window for him to […]

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6/3 Minor League Report! GARCIA!

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Buffalo 3, Norfolk 5 cf Cory Sullivan 1 for 3, run, BB, .260 lf Jesus Feliciano 1 for 4, run, .296 1b Michel Abreu 1 for 4, run, .227 dh Willy Pena 1 for 4, RBI, K, .248 3b Mike Lamb 1 for 4, .197 c Rene Rivera 1 for 4, K, .217 rf Jason […]

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