Archive for August, 2010

Nationals Phenom Stephen Strasburg To Have TJ Surgery

An article by posted on August 27, 2010 0 Comments

Washington Nationals starting pitcher Stephen Strasburg has a torn elbow ligament and will likely have Tommy John surgery, bringing his season to an end and most likely 2011 as well. Washington Nationals general manager Mike Rizzo said Friday an MRI on the right elbow revealed a “significant tear.” Strasburg will travel to the West Coast for a […]

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Roger Clemens To Be Arraigned On Monday

An article by posted on August 27, 2010 0 Comments

This is what A.J. Perez of MLB wrote about the Clemens news on Thursday afternoon: Roger Clemens’ arraignment on six felony charges linked to his testimony in front of a Congressional committee will take place in Washington on Monday. A notice of Clemens’ first hearing in the case since charges were announced last week was […]

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8/26 Minor League Report! Ceciliani, Vaughn, ADERLIN, De La Cruz!

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AAA International League: Buffalo 4/16/0, Syracuse 5/10/1 in 14 innings The Bisons were 3 for 17 with RISP (.176) and left 19 men on base. Yeah…uh, not good. Five Bisons had multi hit games. ss Luis Hernandez 4 for 8, 3b, 2 RBI, 2 Ks, .280 2b Andy Green 2 for 7, run, BB, 2 […]

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Game Preview: Astros vs Mets

An article by posted on August 27, 2010 0 Comments

The Mets lost an ugly game last night as a 4th inning implosion set the tone for the rest of the night. They look to get back on the winning track against the Astros tonight as they open up a series against them at home. The Mets look for Pelfrey to continue his late resurgence. […]

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Mets Lose 11-4 To The Marlins And Lose The Series

An article by posted on August 26, 2010 0 Comments

The Mets lose the rubber game against the Marlins, 11-4. Niese was doing well early but just fell apart in the sixth inning. Bullpen was good minus Feliciano and Dessens. Wright had another homerun and a pair of RBIs on the night. Game Summary Jon Niese had a great beginning of the game for the […]

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Jose Reyes Injures Right Oblique

An article by posted on August 26, 2010 0 Comments

Update 9:20 PM According to SNY, the Mets will not let Jose Reyes resume baseball activities until his aggravated  oblique muscle is pain free. It’s the same oblique he injured in June. Original Post 8:35 PM NJ.com reports, Mets shortstop Jose Reyes’ injured right oblique acted up again.  Reyes re-aggravated his right oblique strain running to […]

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Oliver Perez Signed With Mets Because He Wanted A Championship?

An article by posted on August 26, 2010 0 Comments

In a post by Mark Simon of ESPN New York, he writes that despite being ostracized by the Mets, Oliver Perez still wants to be with the team next season. “I want to be back here,” Perez told ESPNNewYork.com. “I want to have a championship because I know the fans want it and I want it, too.” […]

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Reevaluating the Past and My Fandom

An article by posted on August 26, 2010 0 Comments

After Jesse Orosco struck out Marty Barrett, I lost my passion for the Mets. I don’t know why, but its never been the same. I just didn’t care as much in 1987 as I did in all the previous years, and with each passing year I cared less and less. In 2007 I started rooting […]

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Almost Doesn’t Count, Mets Lose 5-4

An article by posted on August 26, 2010 0 Comments

After a decent outing from Pat Misch, the Mets nearly managed to come back against the Marlins for the second day in a row, but fell short losing 5-4 Game Notes Pat Misch was hit hard today from the onset of the game, and despite being efficient with his pitches, Misch only managed to go […]

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8/25 Minor League Report! Vasquez, De La Cruz!

An article by posted on August 26, 2010 0 Comments

AAA International League: Buffalo 3/8/0, Pawtucket 8/11/2 in 10 innings ss Luis Hernandez 1 for 5, K, .271 2b Andy Green 1 for 4, 2b, RBI, BB, .257 lf Lucas Duda 0 for 4, BB, .319 1b Nick Evans 3 for 4, run, 3b (1), BB, .326 cf Kirk Nieuwenhuis 0 for 5, RBI (13), […]

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