Archive for May, 2010

Halladay Throws A No-Hitter… Well That’s Just Perfect!

An article by posted on May 30, 2010 0 Comments

Last night, Philadelphia Phillies ace Roy Halladay threw the 20th perfect game in major league history, facing the minimum number of 27 Florida Marlins batters and retiring all of them in order in a 1-0 win. He struck out eleven of them. It was without a doubt, the best performance of his All-Star career. Halladay struck […]

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Angels Need 1B – Can Mets Be Players?

An article by posted on May 30, 2010 0 Comments

Earlier today, after starting Angels 1B Kendry Morales went down with an injury, it was mentioned that the Angels have no solid backup plan at 1B. Can the Mets be players? The Mets currently have Daniel Murphy rehabbing at AAA, and with Brandon Wood struggling as well at 3B for the Angels, could he be a […]

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New York Cubans Lose 8-6 To Milwaukee Bears

An article by posted on May 29, 2010 0 Comments

The New York Mets Cubans continue their poor performances on the road (6-16) as they lose game two of the series to the Milwaukee Brewers Bears, 8-6. Negro League Remembrance Night, of all nights. Game Notes The Mets sent out the bullpen workhorse Fernando Nieve for his first start of the season. Jerry Manuel, during […]

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5.29 Minor League Report! Campbell, HAVENS, GUZMAN!

An article by posted on May 29, 2010 0 Comments

AAA International League: Buffalo 4/11/0, Toledo 5/7/0 cf Jesus Feliciano 2 for 4, 2 runs, K, .383 ss Justin Turner 3 for 4, K, .272 dh Daniel Murphy 1 for 4, .222 3b Mike Hessman 1 for 3, run, HR (17), 2 RBI (53!), BB, .308 1b Mike Jacobs 1 for 4, 2b, K, .266 […]

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Bullpen-Gate: Mets Have Five Walk-Off Losses In May

An article by posted on May 29, 2010 0 Comments

After the bitter taste of last nights walk-off loss against the Brewers wore off, I recalled it wasn’t that long ago that we lost in similar fashion against the Braves in Atlanta. I decided to look further and went to the best place for Mets research, Baseball Reference.  It took a while to go through every […]

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When Will The Mets Start Treating Johan Like An Ace?

An article by posted on May 29, 2010 0 Comments

You could almost hear the Brewers bench let out a collective sigh of relief when they saw Pedro Feliciano take the mound for the ninth inning. No longer would they have to face a dominating Johan Santana who had held them in check for the first eight innings of the game. All they could muster was […]

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Igarashi Disappoints, Mets Lose 2-0 In 9th

An article by posted on May 29, 2010 0 Comments

Johan Santana was on his game today, but Ryota Igarashi couldn’t continue the Mets winning streak nor their scoreless inning streak in a 2-0 loss to the Brewers Game Notes Johan Santana was dominant against the Brewers, becoming the first Mets pitcher to pitch a full 8 innings in the season up to this point. […]

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Johan Deserved A Better Fate

An article by posted on May 28, 2010 0 Comments

I can already imagine all the “Fire Jerry Manuel” posts that we’ll be seeing tomorrow morning when we log onto our computers. Why didn’t he leave Johan in… Why didn’t he let Pedro Feliciano pitch the entire inning… Why didn’t we bring in Jenrry Mejia… Personally, I didn’t have a problem with taking Johan Santana out after […]

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5/28 Minor League Report!

An article by posted on May 28, 2010 0 Comments

Song of the night: Gorillaz – Rock the House AAA International League: Buffalo 7/15/0, Toledo 3/7/0 Dillon Gee had a decent outing today, giving up 3 runs on 6 hits in 6 innings for his 6th win, and Bobby Parnell had 2 perfect innings in relief for his 2nd save of the season. Jesus Feliciano […]

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Mike Francesa Attacks Fellow Mets Blogger

An article by posted on May 28, 2010 0 Comments

Apparently Mike Francesa doesn’t think very highly of us bloggers. Today on his radio program that’s simulcast on the YES network, he went on a rant against Matt Cerrone from MetsBlog. Cerrone wrote a piece today regarding the emergence of Mike Pelfrey, giving him credit for his turnaround. For some reason it irked Francesa so […]

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