Archive for April, 2012

Dickey Is Closing In On A Quality Achievement

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Dickey Is Closing In On A Quality Achievement

Shhh.  Don’t tell anyone.  But R.A. Dickey is quietly approaching a few Mets greats in the team’s record books. With last night’s 5-2 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies, R.A. Dickey recorded his 14th consecutive quality start (minimum of six innings pitched with no more than three earned runs allowed), dating back to last year.  It […]

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Consider Me One Happy Fan

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Consider Me One Happy Fan

I personally view myself as one of the most optimistic Mets fans around. I am fully admitting to that as a disclaimer to this article. Hell, I even had the Mets pegged for a minimum of 85 wins last year and I truly believed in would happen. But even I was was beginning to lose […]

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Ike Homers, But Phillies Avoid The Sweep With 8-2 Win Over Mets

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Ike Homers, But Phillies Avoid The Sweep With 8-2 Win Over Mets

Ike Davis got the Mets off to a quick start with this two run shot in the first inning off Cole Hamels to put the Mets up 2-0 over the Phillies this afternoon at CBP. But that would be all the scoring in the game for the Mets as they fell to Phillies 8-2 Mike […]

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2012 MLB Draft: Updated Mock, Stephen Piscotty, Mark Appel

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2012 MLB Draft: Updated Mock, Stephen Piscotty, Mark Appel

MLB Draft Insider posted their latest mock and this time they have a new name for Mets fans to consider. Check it out: You can see the rest of their mock here. MLB Draft Guide has the following scouting report on Piscotty: Player:  Stephen Piscotty Position:  3B School:  Stanford Date of Birth:  1/14/1991 Height/Weight:  6’3/195 […]

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Do You Believe In This Team?

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Do You Believe In This Team?

While others would have preferred that we focus on a Wilpon/Picard trial to get our Mets fill this season, I spent the better part of the offseason trying to keep your eyes in between the foul lines because it felt right, but also because it looked like something special was beginning to brew. In January I said, “If […]

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Farm Report: 4/14 – Domingo Tapia Was Large And In Charge!

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Farm Report: 4/14 – Domingo Tapia Was Large And In Charge!

PAWTUCKET 9 – BISONS 6 AAA The Bisons were out-slugged for the second day in a row, this time it was the Pawtucket PawSox who branded them with the loss on Saturday afternoon in Buffalo. A crucial fielding error by Zach Lutz in the fifth inning opened the floodgates to five unearned runs, and as […]

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Wright On Target: Mets Pound Phillies 5-0

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Wright On Target: Mets Pound Phillies 5-0

Recap: After missing three games with a broken pinkie, David Wright returned to the lineup today, batting third as the Mets took on the Phillies in the second of this three game set. Jon Niese took the hill for his second start of the year going up against the Phillies sophomore hurler Vance Worley, who […]

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One Hour Left! Win VIP Tickets To Knuckleball, Movie Poster Signed By Dickey!

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One Hour Left! Win VIP Tickets To Knuckleball, Movie Poster Signed By Dickey!

ONLY ONE HOUR LEFT!!! 9:00 PM DEADLINE WIN VIP TICKETS & SIGNED MOVIE POSTER!!! On Saturday April 21, the baseball documentary Knuckleball! will be premiering at a free screening as part of the Tribeca Film Festival in Manhattan. The film highlights the famed pitch and profiles the two most recent knuckleballers, the Mets’ own R.A. Dickey and former Red […]

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Mets Were Rocking Their Road Grays In Philly!

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Mets Were Rocking Their Road Grays In Philly!

I loved how sharp the Mets looked in their 2012 road uniforms which are an homage to 1962.  They look even better dirty!

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Mets Farm Report: 4/13 – Wheeler and Huchingson Deliver Solid Performances

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Mets Farm Report: 4/13 – Wheeler and Huchingson Deliver Solid Performances

BUFFALO BISONS AAA The SWB Yankees pounded out 7 runs on 13 hits as they lassoed the Herd Friday afternoon in Buffalo by a score of 7-5. The loss drops Buffalo’s record this year to 4-5. Chase Whitley (1-0), pitching in relief of starter D.J. Mitchell, picked up the win by throwing four scoreless innings, […]

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MMO Fair or Foul: Mets Giving Knight Cold Shoulder?

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MMO Fair or Foul: Mets Giving Knight Cold Shoulder?

“A little roller up along first… Behind The BAG! It gets through Buckner! Here come’s Knight and the Mets WIN IT!!!” ~ Vin Scully Caught this at the end of a David Wright article by Andy Martino on the Daily News: Ray Knight, the 1986 World Series MVP for the Mets and now a radio […]

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