Archive for April, 2012

Chris Young Could Make Pelfrey’s Loss Less Painful

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The Mets suffered a huge blow to the starting rotation when it was learned that Mike Pelfrey would be out for the remainder of the season (and a good chunk of next season) due to a partial tear of his UCL (Ulnar Collateral Ligament) in his pitching elbow.  Because of the tear, Pelfrey is now […]

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Matt Harvey Makes BA’s Prospect Hot Sheet

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Matt Harvey Makes BA’s Prospect Hot Sheet

Baseball America’s Prospect Hot Sheet for the period April 20-26 has Mets top prospect RHP Matt Harvey ranked #6 and 3B Wilmer Flores gets an honorable mention. Regarding Flores BA Writes: For as long as he’s been around, it’s easy to forget that Wilmer Flores is still just a 20-year-old in the high Class A Florida State League. Now playing third […]

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4/27 Farm Report: Sandoval and Vaughn Homer, Flores and Pascucci Extend Streaks

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4/27 Farm Report: Sandoval and Vaughn Homer, Flores and Pascucci Extend Streaks

Buffalo 7, Rochester 3 By Joe DeCaro The frigid cold weather wasn’t very kind to Jeurys Familia who simply had trouble commanding any of his pitches and walked a season and career high seven batters last night. Familia was all over the place and was finally removed after dishing out three walks to start the […]

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Amazin’ Comedy Of Errors Caps 18-9 Loss To Rockies

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Amazin’ Comedy Of Errors Caps 18-9 Loss To Rockies

Recap On a night with the undisputed oddest game of the season, including a cycle, an eleven run, four error inning, a runner hit by a ball running to second, a catcher’s interference on a pitch out, a grand slam, and a major league debut, there are a lot to talk about. So let’s start […]

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Mets Hope To Turn Around Rocky Start In Colorado

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Mets Hope To Turn Around Rocky Start In Colorado

Mets Starting Lineup Kirk Nieuwenhuis – CF Ruben Tejada – SS Daniel Murphy – 2B David Wright – 3B Lucas Duda – RF Scott Hairston – LF Ike Davis – 1B Josh Thole – C Dillon Gee – RHP Game Preview The Mets will try to put last night’s ugly game behind them today as […]

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Hairston Becomes 10th Met Ever To Hit For Cycle

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Hairston Becomes 10th Met Ever To Hit For Cycle

  Mets outfielder Scott Hairston has just hit for the cycle tonight in Colorado. He is the 10th Mets player to record a cycle in team history and the first to accomplish the feat since Jose Reyes did it on June 21, 2006 against the Cincinnati Reds. Hairston started things off with a single in the second inning, a […]

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Former Teammates Weigh In On Jose Reyes And Fan Reaction

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Former Teammates Weigh In On Jose Reyes And Fan Reaction

Unless you were living under a rock or otherwise incapacitated, it was impossible not to hear about Jose Reyes’ return to Flushing with his last-place Miami Marlins. After an eventful offseason by the Marlins, headlined by the 6-year, $106 million deal that got Reyes in one of those God-awful Miami uniforms, the former Met came back […]

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Bryce Harper: Ready Or Not Here He Comes

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Bryce Harper: Ready Or Not Here He Comes

After placing third baseman Ryan Zimmerman on the 15-day disabled list with right shoulder inflammation, the Nationals promoted Bryce Harper from Class AAA Syracuse today . The 19-year-old will make his major league debut Saturday at Dodger Stadium. The Nationals made the final decision this afternoon, after Zimmerman visited a doctor in Los Angeles, who confirmed that the third baseman needed […]

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MMO Gallery: Matt Harvey In Action!

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MMO Gallery: Matt Harvey In Action!

Petey Shoots Top Prospect Matt Harvey… With His Camera, Silly… Our own Petey Pete was on assignment this week covering the Buffalo Bisons on the road in Lehigh Valley as they took on the Iron Pigs. One of his many great moments included watching Matt Harvey toss an absolute gem… Well, I’ll just let him […]

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3 Up & 3 Down: The Happy Recap Edition

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3 Up & 3 Down: The Happy Recap Edition

As part of the 50th anniversary season of Mets baseball, whenever the Mets sweep a series, we’ll call the entry relating to the series a “Happy Recap”. This series sweep is especially happy, because the Mets hung tough against two of the league’s elite pitchers, Josh Johnson & Mark Burhle. Also, a three game sweep […]

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