Archive for April, 2012

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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Historic Lineup Changes…A Little.

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The hardest thing for anybody to do is admit they were wrong. Therefore, I’m going to try my best to avoid doing that. As somebody who appreciated Omar Minaya until 2010 when I felt his time had finally come, I have been very critical of his management styles when I look back on his regime. […]

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4/26 Farm Report: Goeddel Shines In 1-0 Win, Tapia & Peavey Get Roughed Up

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4/26 Farm Report: Goeddel Shines In 1-0 Win, Tapia & Peavey Get Roughed Up

New Hampshire 16, Binghamton 3 By Tim Burns The Binghamton Mets lost mightily to the New Hampshire Fisher Cats on Thursday night at NYSEG Stadium by a score of 16-3. It was the most runs given up by the B-Mets this season, but luckily they didn’t set any new club records in runs allowed in a game. […]

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Talkin’ Baseball With Bisons Manager Wally Backman

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Talkin’ Baseball With Bisons Manager Wally Backman

I was standing in the Bison’s clubhouse talking to my buddy Dylan Owen. Dylan isn’t just a very talented RHP, he can hit too, and he happens to be a really nice guy. I was telling him, I had watched Monday night’s game on the internet, and when I saw him hit his historic home […]

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Series Preview: Mets @ Rockies

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After another successful home stand, the Mets fly out West to Colorado before heading to Houston. At 11-8, the Mets have to build some momentum on this road trip. The Rockies and Astros both present very winnable matchups for the Mets, and when you consider the Mets will see Arizona-Philadelphia-Miami-Milwaukee-Cincinnati-Toronto. Six teams that many predicted […]

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