Archive for August, 2011

If Only David Wright Had Progressed Like Ryan Braun

An article by posted on August 27, 2011 0 Comments
If Only David Wright Had Progressed Like Ryan Braun

Earlier today, my colleague at MMO, Jason Pafundi, wrote an interesting piece on why the Mets should consider trading David Wright.  Jason is not the first person on this site or on other sites to explore this topic.  The trading of the Mets’ third baseman is a topic that can be argued for days on […]

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Capuano Delivered A “Steve Henderson Moment” Last Night

An article by posted on August 27, 2011 0 Comments
Capuano Delivered A “Steve Henderson Moment” Last Night

There’s a reason why I still watch every Mets game. Even though many would agree that for all intents and purposes the Mets’ 2011 season is certifiably over, I still watch every game. I learned how important it was to watch every Mets game going all the way back to the time I saw Steve […]

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Time Is Wright To Trade David

An article by posted on August 27, 2011 0 Comments
Time Is Wright To Trade David

I say this with the utmost understanding that this isn’t going to be a very popular piece of writing, but it’s something I really believe.  The time has come for the Mets to trade David Wright, and I have a couple of reasons why I feel this way. First, it’s my belief that based on […]

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Brandon Nimmo Has Best Game of Professional Career

An article by posted on August 27, 2011 0 Comments
Brandon Nimmo Has Best Game of Professional Career

Mets first round pick OF Brandon Nimmo had the best game of his professional career today.  Nimmo went 3 for 3, with a three-run homer and 2 walks with the GCL Mets. In his first 7 games as a pro, Nimmo is batting .241 with 2 HR’s and 4 RBI’s (according to MILB.com).

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Ticket Exchange Info For Cancelled Weekend Games

An article by posted on August 27, 2011 0 Comments
Ticket Exchange Info For Cancelled Weekend Games

METS POSTPONE GAMES SATURDAY AND SUNDAY BOTH GAMES RESCHEDULED AS A SINGLE-ADMISSION DOUBLEHEADER THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 8 STARTING AT 4:10 P.M. Complete Ticketing Info at Mets.com or by Phone at (718) 507-TIXX FLUSHING, N.Y., August 26, 2011 – Following the emergency planning and early mass transit shutdown announced by Mayor Bloomberg in anticipation of Hurricane Irene, […]

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Not Even Irene Can Blow Away My Great Mets Memories

An article by posted on August 27, 2011 0 Comments

With hurricane Irene bearing down on the New York area, the Mets have postponed the next two games of the Braves series, leaving us without baseball for a few days. It’s gotten me to thinking about the “old” days, and old times. Most of you will probably remember the things I’ll be mentioning below (and […]

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Capuano Pitches A Complete Game Shutout in 6-0 Win Against Braves

An article by posted on August 26, 2011 0 Comments
Capuano Pitches A Complete Game Shutout in 6-0 Win Against Braves

Chris Capuano had by far his best outing of the season, and possibly the best outing for a Mets starter in their 6-0 win against the Braves Game Notes Chris Capuano was lights out from the jump, and the Braves couldn’t put anything together against Cap. Capuano had a complete game shutout, giving up two […]

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Update: Reyes Plays 7 Innings and Homers For Binghamton

An article by posted on August 26, 2011 0 Comments
Update: Reyes Plays 7 Innings and Homers For Binghamton

Updated Friday, 8/26 According to Mike Mazzeo of ESPN, Jose Reyes led off the sixth inning a with a home run for Double-A Binghamton on Friday night. Reyes finished 1-for-3 at the plate, grounding out in each of his other two at-bats. He played seven innings at shortstop, but was not tested. Reyes is expected […]

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Mets DL Scott Hairston, Callup RHP Miguel Batista

An article by posted on August 26, 2011 0 Comments

METS SELECT THE CONTRACT OF RHP MIGUEL BATISTA PLACE OUTFIELDER SCOTT HAIRSTON ON THE DL The New York Mets today announced the team selected the contract of righthanded pitcher Miguel Batista from Buffalo (AAA) of the International League and placed outfielder Scott Hairston on the 15-Day Disabled List, retroactive to August 24, with a left […]

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If You Could Do It All Over Again: Jason Bay or Matt Holliday?

An article by posted on August 26, 2011 0 Comments
If You Could Do It All Over Again: Jason Bay or Matt Holliday?

When the 2009 season ended amid all that drama and all those injuries it left such a terrible taste in my mouth. We were predicted by many to be the World Series favorites that season, but nobody saw the disaster that was lurking around the bend. One of Omar Minaya’s favorite pastimes when he was […]

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