Archive for April, 2012

Farm Report: 4/16 – Mazzoni Keeps Rolling, Lawley Blast Wins It In 12!

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Farm Report: 4/16 – Mazzoni Keeps Rolling, Lawley Blast Wins It In 12!

LEHIGH VALLEY 8 – BUFFALO 2 AAA RHP Jeurys Familia was playing with fire Monday night and his final pitching line was downright diabolical, letting up 6 runs on 6 hits and 6 walks. After four innings pitched, manager Wally Backman had seen enough and promptly exorcised Familia from the mound in favor of right-hander […]

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Daughtry To Rock Citi Field On July 20

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Daughtry To Rock Citi Field On July 20

The New York Mets today announced multi-platinum rock band Daughtry will headline the Mets Concert Series presented by Duane Reade Friday, July 20 at Citi Field.  Tickets for the Mets-Dodgers game and post-game concert are available at Mets.com or by phone at (718) 507-TIXX. Daughtry’s Citi Field show will follow their May 1 concert at […]

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What Still Needs Fixing, What Is The Biggest Surprise So Far?

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What Still Needs Fixing, What Is The Biggest Surprise So Far?

1. As you look at this team now, what still needs fixing? The bench is weak. The team needs to continue stockpiling young talent but besides doing that they need to DEVELOP them as well. All the potential in the world means nothing if it isn’t developed well. Continue bringing in coaches at all levels […]

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Mets Plan A Video Tribute For Reyes’ Return To Citi

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Mets Plan A Video Tribute For Reyes’ Return To Citi

This – from the Daily News: According to a team source, the Mets will acknowledge Reyes’ nine years in New York with a video tribute on April 24, before the shortstop’s Citi Field unveiling as a Miami Marlin. That game opens a three-game series. Reyes, who won the first batting title in club history last […]

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Gee Cruises, Bay and Davis Homer In 6-1 Win Over Braves

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Gee Cruises, Bay and Davis Homer In 6-1 Win Over Braves

Recap Mets are just spoiling us with all this offense including the homeruns. Ike Davis with a three-run homerun to break the game open, and after Jason Bay robbed the Braves of a homerun, hit one himself deep in center field for a solo shot and an insurance run. Broken fingers seem to be helping […]

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Game Preview: Mets @ Braves

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Game Preview: Mets @ Braves

Here is Tuesday’s lineup against the Atlanta Braves: Ruben Tejada, ss Daniel Murphy, 2b David Wright, 3b Ike Davis, 1b Jason Bay, lf Lucas Duda, rf Josh Thole, c Kirk Nieuwenhuis, cf Johan Santana, lhp The Mets look to win their second straight series and their second series against the Braves in 2012 tonight as […]

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Bay Back In Lineup Against Atlanta

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Bay Back In Lineup Against Atlanta

After missing Sundays game with a jammed right ring finger, Jason Bay is back in the lineup tonight batting fifth. The Mets were worried last night that Jason might be headed for the DL. “It does bother me, but its something I will be able to play through.” Jason said to reporters prior to the […]

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Farm Report: 4/15 Bisons & St. Lucie Mount Dramatic Comebacks

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Farm Report: 4/15 Bisons & St. Lucie Mount Dramatic Comebacks

BUFFALO 10 – PAWTUCKET 9 AAA The Herd charged back in dramatic fashion last night as they came from six runs down in the middle of the sixth inning, to win the game against Pawtucket in 10 innings, on a walk-off hit by Jordany Valdespin which gave Buffalo a 10-9 victory. The comeback started in the bottom […]

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Series Preview: Mets @ Braves

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Series Preview: Mets @ Braves

The 6-3 Mets are headed to the 5-4 Atlanta Braves tonight, for a re-match of the opening series in which the Braves appeared to sleep through their alarm for the early 1pm games. The Braves got swept in New York, but since then have won 5 of their last 6 games. So we need to […]

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Mets Quick Start In Three Words: Pitching, Pitching, Pitching

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Mets Quick Start In Three Words: Pitching, Pitching, Pitching

If you take a look at that screenshot from SNY, it pretty much tells you what the difference is between the 2012 Mets and last year’s model. It all boils down to the pitching – and more specifically, the starting pitching. The Mets starters have far exceeded expectations thus far. Johan Santana – 3.09 ERA, […]

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