Archive for April, 2012

Torres Back, Duda Out, Dickey and the Mets Lift-Off In Houston

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Torres Back, Duda Out, Dickey and the Mets Lift-Off In Houston

Mets Notes The Mets have activated OF Andres Torres from the 15-day disabled list and optioned Zach Lutz back to Triple-A Buffalo. Lucas Duda is out of Monday’s lineup with a suspected case of the flu, the right fielder said. Mike Baxter instead is playing right field. The Mets are 13-9 as they enter the final day of April. Last year, New York was […]

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How ‘Bout Them Cowboys… Err Mets…

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How ‘Bout Them Cowboys… Err Mets…

After tonight’s series win against the Rockies, the Mets filed out of the clubhouse one by one dressed in western garb as they head down to Houston, Texas for the start of a three game showdown with the Astros. Here are a few pictures courtesy of the Mets. Ruben Tejada & Dillon Gee look like […]

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Series Preview: Mets @ Astros

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It wasn’t pretty, but the Mets took the necessary 2 out of 3 from Colorado. This is a road trip where anything less than 4 wins to me is a failure. They have such a tough stretch of games coming up, that they need to win this series against Houston. The Astros come into this […]

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Reese Havens Activated and Batting Third For B-Mets

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Reese Havens Activated and Batting Third For B-Mets

Minor League News Update: As we reported on Tuesday, second baseman Reese Havens has indeed been activated and assigned to Double-A Binghamton in time for Sunday’s game. He is in the lineup and batting third today as the B-Mets take on the Erie SeaWolves. Welcome back, Reese. 4/29 METS FARM REPORT Buffalo 4, Rochester 3 […]

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Thoughts On Johan…

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Thoughts On Johan…

Mets ace Johan Santana received a no decision on April 24 against Miami in the Mets’ 2-1 come-from-behind victory against the Fish. Santana pitched 6.2 innings and allowed one run on three hits and recorded a season-high 11 strikeouts in his best start of the season. It was his 50th career double-digit strikeout game. Continuing to […]

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Andres Torres To Be Activated From DL On Monday

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Andres Torres To Be Activated From DL On Monday

Outfielder Andres Torres was 1-for-3 with a walk and a run score on Saturday in what was his final rehab game for Buffalo. Torres will join the Mets in time for Monday’s game in Houston. Torres has been on the disabled list since April 6 after straining his right calf muscle. He hit .263 (5-19) […]

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Gee Strong and Duda Homers As Mets Top Rockies 7-5

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Gee Strong and Duda Homers As Mets Top Rockies 7-5

Recap: Dillon Gee took the hill to square off against the Rockies rookie hurler Guillermo Moscoso in the second game of the three game set in the Mile High City. Gee, coming off an awful start, came to play tonight, hurling seven frames allowing four runs (3 earned) on seven hits while punching out seven, […]

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Old Time Mets: LHP Jon Matlack

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Old Time Mets: LHP Jon Matlack

Jon Matlack’s career record of 125-126 may be as mediocre as you can get, but Matlack was a much, much better than average major league pitcher. In fact, he was one of the very finest lefthanded pitchers ever developed by the Mets’ organization. His other career marks – 3.18 lifetime ERA (better than Steve Carlton, […]

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Imagine There’s No Heaven

An article by posted on April 28, 2012 0 Comments
Imagine There’s No Heaven

Imagine if the Mets had signed Victor Martinez for 4 years, $50 million? Imagine if the Mets had signed Adam Dunn for 5 years, $62 million? Imagine if the Mets had signed Heath Bell for 3 years, $28 million? Imagine if the Mets had signed Carl Crawford for 7 years, $142 million? Imagine if the […]

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Hits & Misses: Tejada Gets 4 Hits While Reyes Gets A Mental Break

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Hits & Misses: Tejada Gets 4 Hits While Reyes Gets A Mental Break

Ruben Tejada collected his second 4-hit game of the season last night in Colorado, but Jose Reyes has yet to collect his second 4-hit week as the first month of the season comes to and end. He got the game off yesterday so he could have a mental break and get some rest. He is batting .205 and has […]

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